Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +153
Permanent jobs citing Salt 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Wales median annual salary £44,000 - -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +4.17%

Salt is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 190 197 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.24% 9.63% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 161 175 132
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £57,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Wales

Salt
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Salt in Wales.

Salary trend for Salt in Wales

Salt
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Salt in Wales

Salt
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £44,000 - 1
Salt
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Salt.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) SMS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) RTP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Jetty
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) RTP
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Graphite
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) New Relic