The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 181 188 202
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 44 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.71% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.87% 8.55% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 27
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £64,700 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Puppet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
559 468 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.44% 8.33% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 342 339 272
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor - 17 £57,500 -
Maidenhead 0 13 £57,500 - 1
Reading -20 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (92.54%) Linux
2 45 (67.16%) Nagios
3 33 (49.25%) Configuration Management
4 31 (46.27%) Bash Shell
5 28 (41.79%) MySQL
6 27 (40.30%) Cisco
7 25 (37.31%) VMware
7 25 (37.31%) DevOps
8 24 (35.82%) Red Hat
9 21 (31.34%) Perl
9 21 (31.34%) Degree
9 21 (31.34%) CentOS
10 20 (29.85%) Windows
11 19 (28.36%) ITIL
11 19 (28.36%) Python
11 19 (28.36%) SLA
12 18 (26.87%) SAN
12 18 (26.87%) Mathematics
12 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (25.37%) SUSE
13 17 (25.37%) EMC
13 17 (25.37%) Remedy
13 17 (25.37%) Service Management
13 17 (25.37%) JBoss
14 14 (20.90%) Java
14 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
14 14 (20.90%) DNS
14 14 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (19.40%) Oracle
15 13 (19.40%) Load Balancing

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (17.91%) Resin
2 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.97%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (2.99%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) nginx
5 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.91%) SaaS
3 5 (7.46%) PaaS
3 5 (7.46%) IaaS
4 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.97%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.49%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.49%) Route 53
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) SAN
2 14 (20.90%) DNS
3 12 (17.91%) Internet
3 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.46%) SNMP
4 5 (7.46%) OSPF
4 5 (7.46%) BGP
5 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.49%) HTTP
6 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) MySQL
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) Redis
5 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) RSpec
3 2 (2.99%) Hudson
3 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.99%) JUnit
3 2 (2.99%) JMeter
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) TestNG
General
1 4 (5.97%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Electronics
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Administrator
2 20 (29.85%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (23.88%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Network Administrator
5 8 (11.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Sales Consultant
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) DBA
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Linux Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Sales Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) Tester
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Java EE
2 9 (13.43%) Web Services
3 8 (11.94%) LAMP
4 5 (7.46%) J2EE
4 5 (7.46%) Regular Expression
5 4 (5.97%) Memcached
5 4 (5.97%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) XSLT
7 2 (2.99%) Middleware
7 2 (2.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Mathematics
2 12 (17.91%) Clustering
2 12 (17.91%) Open Source
3 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) DTV
6 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (92.54%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) CentOS
3 20 (29.85%) Windows
4 17 (25.37%) SUSE
5 9 (13.43%) UNIX
6 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.48%) Solaris
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.49%) Debian
8 1 (1.49%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Configuration Management
2 25 (37.31%) DevOps
3 19 (28.36%) ITIL
4 17 (25.37%) Service Management
5 13 (19.40%) Load Balancing
6 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
9 5 (7.46%) B2B
10 4 (5.97%) SOA
11 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
11 3 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (2.99%) Performance Testing
12 2 (2.99%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
12 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.99%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) Bash Shell
2 21 (31.34%) Perl
3 19 (28.36%) Python
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.46%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.46%) RHCE
3 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.36%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) KVM
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Xen
3 1 (1.49%) Postfix
3 1 (1.49%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (67.16%) Nagios
2 14 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (19.40%) Munin
4 5 (7.46%) Opsview
5 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.49%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.49%) Cacti
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Cisco
2 25 (37.31%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) Red Hat
4 17 (25.37%) JBoss
4 17 (25.37%) EMC
4 17 (25.37%) Remedy
5 13 (19.40%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) SAP
7 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago