The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 83 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 4 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.48% 4.14% 3.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.76% 57.30% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 22
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Puppet
East Sussex

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

Systems Management Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
34 89 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.04% 7.22% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 66 34
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Puppet
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Brighton

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Ruby
4 16 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 16 (66.67%) Python
5 15 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 15 (62.50%) Tomcat
6 14 (58.33%) DNS
6 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (58.33%) VMware
6 14 (58.33%) SMTP
6 14 (58.33%) HTTP
6 14 (58.33%) Perl
6 14 (58.33%) MySQL
6 14 (58.33%) Xen
6 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (58.33%) KVM
7 11 (45.83%) BGP
7 11 (45.83%) Nagios
8 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (41.67%) IMAP
8 10 (41.67%) Subversion
8 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 10 (41.67%) DevOps
9 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 7 (29.17%) Debian
9 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
9 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 7 (29.17%) OSPF

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 15 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SMTP
1 14 (58.33%) HTTP
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) BGP
3 10 (41.67%) IMAP
4 7 (29.17%) OSPF
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) VLAN
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
1 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Subversion
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (75.00%) Administrator
3 17 (70.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 17 (70.83%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) J2EE
1 3 (12.50%) Servlets
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (29.17%) Debian
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (41.67%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Ruby
3 16 (66.67%) Python
4 14 (58.33%) Perl
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Xen
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (58.33%) KVM
2 4 (16.67%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Nagios
2 4 (16.67%) Icinga
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.33%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) logstash
4 2 (8.33%) Graphite
5 1 (4.17%) Munin
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle