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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 164 194 198
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 53 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.40% 6.88% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 26
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,250 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
564 480 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.40% 8.25% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 336 343 241
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 - 24 £57,500 -
Maidenhead 0 17 £48,000 - 1
Reading -18 6 £31,250 -34.21% 2
Slough -3 2 £100,000 +118.57%
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 65 (90.28%) Linux
2 49 (68.06%) Nagios
3 38 (52.78%) Configuration Management
4 31 (43.06%) DevOps
5 29 (40.28%) ITIL
5 29 (40.28%) VMware
6 27 (37.50%) SLA
7 25 (34.72%) Cisco
7 25 (34.72%) Service Management
8 23 (31.94%) Remedy
8 23 (31.94%) SAN
8 23 (31.94%) EMC
8 23 (31.94%) SUSE
9 22 (30.56%) CentOS
10 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
12 18 (25.00%) MySQL
13 17 (23.61%) Degree
14 16 (22.22%) Red Hat
15 15 (20.83%) Windows
15 15 (20.83%) Python
15 15 (20.83%) Mathematics
16 14 (19.44%) LAMP
17 13 (18.06%) Web Services
17 13 (18.06%) Open Source
18 12 (16.67%) Load Balancing
19 11 (15.28%) Ubuntu
19 11 (15.28%) Munin
19 11 (15.28%) JBoss
19 11 (15.28%) Oracle

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (15.28%) JBoss
2 10 (13.89%) Resin
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (9.72%) SaaS
4 5 (6.94%) IaaS
5 4 (5.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) SAN
2 11 (15.28%) DNS
3 10 (13.89%) Internet
4 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.39%) SNMP
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.39%) OSPF
6 1 (1.39%) BGP
6 1 (1.39%) Firewall
6 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.11%) Redis
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.56%) RSpec
1 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
3 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
3 1 (1.39%) JMeter
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) TestNG
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Administrator
2 22 (30.56%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (29.17%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.89%) Network Administrator
6 8 (11.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.56%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) DBA
11 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Linux Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Sales Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) LAMP
2 13 (18.06%) Web Services
3 10 (13.89%) Java EE
4 9 (12.50%) Memcached
5 8 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (4.17%) XML
7 2 (2.78%) REST
8 1 (1.39%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.39%) libvirt
8 1 (1.39%) J2EE
8 1 (1.39%) XSLT
8 1 (1.39%) Middleware
8 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 13 (18.06%) Open Source
3 10 (13.89%) Clustering
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (90.28%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) SUSE
3 22 (30.56%) CentOS
4 15 (20.83%) Windows
5 11 (15.28%) Ubuntu
6 9 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.56%) UNIX
8 3 (4.17%) Solaris
9 2 (2.78%) Debian
10 1 (1.39%) OpenBSD
10 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Configuration Management
2 31 (43.06%) DevOps
3 29 (40.28%) ITIL
4 25 (34.72%) Service Management
5 12 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.56%) B2B
9 4 (5.56%) SOA
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.78%) Operations Management
10 2 (2.78%) Product Management
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.39%) High Availability
11 1 (1.39%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 15 (20.83%) Python
3 11 (15.28%) Java
4 10 (13.89%) Perl
5 7 (9.72%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.94%) Ruby
7 4 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) RHCE
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.94%) KVM
3 1 (1.39%) Ceph
3 1 (1.39%) Varnish
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (68.06%) Nagios
2 11 (15.28%) Munin
3 10 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.56%) Opsview
5 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.39%) Ganeti
6 1 (1.39%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) VMware
2 25 (34.72%) Cisco
3 23 (31.94%) EMC
3 23 (31.94%) Remedy
4 16 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 11 (15.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Attractive Package Available
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