The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 180 201 206
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 43 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.72% 5.97% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 17
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
493 419 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.26% 7.77% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 332 235 354
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Berkshire region.

Puppet Salary Trend in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 26 £58,750 +27.02% 3
Newbury - 10 £32,500 - 1
Slough -4 3 £37,500 -10.71%
Maidenhead - 2 £52,500 - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 76 (98.70%) Linux
2 62 (80.52%) Perl
3 58 (75.32%) MySQL
4 45 (58.44%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (50.65%) Python
6 38 (49.35%) Configuration Management
7 37 (48.05%) Red Hat
8 34 (44.16%) Apache
8 34 (44.16%) Nagios
9 33 (42.86%) Ruby
10 32 (41.56%) Bash Shell
11 30 (38.96%) CentOS
12 27 (35.06%) SaaS
13 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (28.57%) Web Services
14 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
15 21 (27.27%) Cisco
15 21 (27.27%) PHP
15 21 (27.27%) Subversion
15 21 (27.27%) Open Source
15 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
16 20 (25.97%) nginx
16 20 (25.97%) Java
17 19 (24.68%) JBoss
17 19 (24.68%) UNIX
17 19 (24.68%) Windows
17 19 (24.68%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (24.68%) Drupal
17 19 (24.68%) Varnish

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (44.16%) Apache
2 20 (25.97%) nginx
3 19 (24.68%) Drupal
4 15 (19.48%) Eucalyptus
5 13 (16.88%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.49%) Confluence
7 3 (3.90%) Resin
7 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.30%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.30%) IIS
9 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.06%) SaaS
2 25 (32.47%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (24.68%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (18.18%) PaaS
5 2 (2.60%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.60%) Route 53
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.08%) DNS
3 14 (18.18%) Internet
4 9 (11.69%) OSPF
4 9 (11.69%) BGP
5 8 (10.39%) DHCP
5 8 (10.39%) SNMP
6 7 (9.09%) Firewall
7 6 (7.79%) AMQP
8 5 (6.49%) SAN
8 5 (6.49%) LDAP
9 4 (5.19%) HTTP
10 3 (3.90%) SSH
10 3 (3.90%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.60%) IMAP
11 2 (2.60%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (75.32%) MySQL
2 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.90%) Redis
6 3 (3.90%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.60%) Big Data
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Subversion
1 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.99%) Ant
3 8 (10.39%) Hudson
4 7 (9.09%) Maven
5 5 (6.49%) JIRA
6 4 (5.19%) Selenium
6 4 (5.19%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.19%) Gradle
6 4 (5.19%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.30%) JMeter
8 1 (1.30%) JUnit
8 1 (1.30%) TestNG
8 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Automotive
2 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.19%) Electronics
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Administrator
2 21 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (19.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (16.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Network Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) Web Services
2 18 (23.38%) LAMP
3 10 (12.99%) Java EE
4 8 (10.39%) J2EE
5 7 (9.09%) Regular Expression
6 6 (7.79%) JMS
7 4 (5.19%) HTML
7 4 (5.19%) .NET
8 3 (3.90%) CPAN
8 3 (3.90%) X-Windows
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.60%) Resque
9 2 (2.60%) PostGIS
10 1 (1.30%) ZeroMQ
10 1 (1.30%) MCollective
10 1 (1.30%) Spring
10 1 (1.30%) JSON
10 1 (1.30%) Memcached
10 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Open Source
2 10 (12.99%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.49%) Wiki
5 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) DTV
6 1 (1.30%) Firmware
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (98.70%) Linux
2 30 (38.96%) CentOS
3 19 (24.68%) UNIX
3 19 (24.68%) Windows
4 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.39%) Debian
6 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.19%) Solaris
8 3 (3.90%) AIX
9 2 (2.60%) SUSE
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Configuration Management
2 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.69%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (7.79%) Kernel Tuning
4 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (7.79%) TDD
4 6 (7.79%) Project Management
5 5 (6.49%) Scrum
6 4 (5.19%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.90%) Kanban
8 2 (2.60%) Load Testing
8 2 (2.60%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.60%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.60%) SOA
8 2 (2.60%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 62 (80.52%) Perl
2 39 (50.65%) Python
3 33 (42.86%) Ruby
4 32 (41.56%) Bash Shell
5 21 (27.27%) PHP
6 20 (25.97%) Java
7 9 (11.69%) SQL
7 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.19%) C#
8 4 (5.19%) Korn
9 3 (3.90%) C
9 3 (3.90%) C-shell
10 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.30%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.30%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (11.69%) RHCE
2 6 (7.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) Varnish
2 14 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.09%) Xen
4 6 (7.79%) KVM
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.49%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.90%) NFS
7 2 (2.60%) Postfix
8 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 45 (58.44%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (44.16%) Nagios
3 17 (22.08%) Ganglia
4 16 (20.78%) OpenView
4 16 (20.78%) Cacti
5 15 (19.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (5.19%) SCCM
7 3 (3.90%) Munin
7 3 (3.90%) YUM
8 2 (2.60%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.60%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 37 (48.05%) Red Hat
2 21 (27.27%) Cisco
3 19 (24.68%) JBoss
4 16 (20.78%) BMC
4 16 (20.78%) Splunk
5 14 (18.18%) VMware
6 13 (16.88%) Oracle
7 9 (11.69%) Sun
8 5 (6.49%) Rackspace
9 4 (5.19%) SAP
10 3 (3.90%) Vignette
10 3 (3.90%) HP
10 3 (3.90%) Dell
10 3 (3.90%) BEA
10 3 (3.90%) Google
11 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.30%) Symantec
12 1 (1.30%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading
Kainos
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Newbury
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago