The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 60 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 64 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.34% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 49.61% 9.52% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Puppet
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
129 63 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.72% 3.54% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 93 49 33
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Puppet
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Bristol

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Bristol

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 74 (88.10%) Linux
2 55 (65.48%) Python
3 54 (64.29%) PHP
4 53 (63.10%) Perl
5 52 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (55.95%) DevOps
7 44 (52.38%) Bash Shell
7 44 (52.38%) Apache
8 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
9 34 (40.48%) Red Hat
9 34 (40.48%) Ubuntu
9 34 (40.48%) Ruby
10 33 (39.29%) Java
10 33 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (36.90%) CentOS
11 31 (36.90%) Git (software)
12 30 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (34.52%) Firewall
13 29 (34.52%) MySQL
14 27 (32.14%) Jenkins
15 24 (28.57%) Ansible
15 24 (28.57%) nginx
15 24 (28.57%) VMware
16 23 (27.38%) Debian
16 23 (27.38%) Open Source
17 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (26.19%) Oracle
17 22 (26.19%) Windows
18 21 (25.00%) LAN

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 44 (52.38%) Apache
2 24 (28.57%) nginx
3 15 (17.86%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 7 (8.33%) IIS
4 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 6 (7.14%) Confluence
5 6 (7.14%) MediaWiki
6 5 (5.95%) concrete5
6 5 (5.95%) CMS
7 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.38%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) PaaS
2 11 (13.10%) SaaS
3 8 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (8.33%) IaaS
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon S3
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.38%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.52%) Firewall
2 21 (25.00%) LAN
2 21 (25.00%) WAN
3 8 (9.52%) VPN
4 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.14%) IPv6
4 6 (7.14%) LDAP
4 6 (7.14%) IPsec
4 6 (7.14%) OSPF
4 6 (7.14%) BGP
4 6 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 6 (7.14%) Network Security
5 3 (3.57%) Internet
5 3 (3.57%) DNS
5 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.38%) SAN
6 2 (2.38%) SSH
7 1 (1.19%) VLAN
7 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) MySQL
2 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (22.62%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 7 (8.33%) MariaDB
5 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.76%) Hazelcast
7 4 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (36.90%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 21 (25.00%) Hudson
4 19 (22.62%) Subversion
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 6 (7.14%) JIRA
8 5 (5.95%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.10%) Electronics
2 10 (11.90%) Marketing
3 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Law
4 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.95%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (17.86%) Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Administrator
6 7 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Operations Manager
8 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
11 2 (2.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) LAMP
2 12 (14.29%) CSS
3 11 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (11.90%) .NET
5 8 (9.52%) HTML
5 8 (9.52%) Middleware
6 7 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (7.14%) Spring
7 6 (7.14%) JSON
7 6 (7.14%) CGI
7 6 (7.14%) XML
7 6 (7.14%) WebCenter
7 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.14%) MCollective
8 5 (5.95%) Laravel
8 5 (5.95%) Sass
8 5 (5.95%) Grails
8 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Open Source
2 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 9 (10.71%) Wiki
5 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.33%) Derivative
7 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (5.95%) User Experience
8 5 (5.95%) DTV
9 3 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 74 (88.10%) Linux
2 34 (40.48%) Ubuntu
3 33 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (36.90%) CentOS
5 23 (27.38%) Debian
6 22 (26.19%) Windows
7 18 (21.43%) UNIX
8 15 (17.86%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (13.10%) Fedora
10 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.38%) Solaris
12 1 (1.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.95%) DevOps
2 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
3 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.52%) Build Automation
7 7 (8.33%) Time Management
7 7 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (8.33%) SOA
7 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 6 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 6 (7.14%) TDD
8 6 (7.14%) Change Management
8 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.14%) Identity Management
8 6 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (65.48%) Python
2 54 (64.29%) PHP
3 53 (63.10%) Perl
4 44 (52.38%) Bash Shell
5 34 (40.48%) Ruby
6 33 (39.29%) Java
7 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (20.24%) SQL
8 17 (20.24%) Shell Script
9 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
10 6 (7.14%) Jython
11 4 (4.76%) PHP5
11 4 (4.76%) Groovy
12 2 (2.38%) Korn
12 2 (2.38%) Golang
12 2 (2.38%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) CCNA
1 18 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.67%) Samba
3 8 (9.52%) KVM
3 8 (9.52%) Varnish
4 6 (7.14%) VirtualBox
4 6 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (7.14%) iptables
4 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.14%) Postfix
4 6 (7.14%) XenServer
5 3 (3.57%) Docker
6 2 (2.38%) RHEV
6 2 (2.38%) oVirt
6 2 (2.38%) GFS2
6 2 (2.38%) Gluster
6 2 (2.38%) NFS
6 2 (2.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 52 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (28.57%) Ansible
3 21 (25.00%) Salt
3 21 (25.00%) Nagios
4 14 (16.67%) Zenoss
4 14 (16.67%) Vagrant
5 13 (15.48%) ZABBIX
6 7 (8.33%) Munin
6 7 (8.33%) HAProxy
6 7 (8.33%) Icinga
6 7 (8.33%) Graphite
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.38%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.38%) Pacemaker
8 2 (2.38%) Opsview
8 2 (2.38%) SELinux
9 1 (1.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Red Hat
2 24 (28.57%) VMware
3 22 (26.19%) Oracle
4 10 (11.90%) Citrix
5 9 (10.71%) Cisco
6 7 (8.33%) Percona
7 5 (5.95%) SAP
8 3 (3.57%) Zend
8 3 (3.57%) Splunk
9 2 (2.38%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.19%) Akamai
10 1 (1.19%) HP
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago