The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 98 106 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 22 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 0.32% 1.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.19% 9.26% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,600 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Puppet
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
84 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.78% 3.45% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 47 56
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Puppet
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Cambridge

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 45 (97.83%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) Python
3 32 (69.57%) DevOps
4 31 (67.39%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (56.52%) Perl
6 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
7 16 (34.78%) UNIX
8 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
8 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (28.26%) VMware
9 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
10 11 (23.91%) Ubuntu
10 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (21.74%) CentOS
11 10 (21.74%) Firewall
11 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
11 10 (21.74%) Java
12 9 (19.57%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) HP
13 8 (17.39%) Degree
13 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
14 7 (15.22%) Ruby
14 7 (15.22%) Scrum
14 7 (15.22%) nginx
14 7 (15.22%) Finance
14 7 (15.22%) Migration
14 7 (15.22%) Debian
14 7 (15.22%) MySQL
14 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
14 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (15.22%) nginx
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.17%) Drupal
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SunGard APT
1 3 (6.52%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Route 53
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) LDAP
5 4 (8.70%) DHCP
5 4 (8.70%) DNS
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
6 3 (6.52%) HTTP
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) FTP
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Text Mining
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Maven
3 5 (10.87%) Hudson
4 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (30.43%) Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) LAMP
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) IPTV
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
2 3 (6.52%) Grid Computing
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 45 (97.83%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) UNIX
3 11 (23.91%) Ubuntu
4 10 (21.74%) CentOS
5 9 (19.57%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) Debian
7 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) DevOps
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 7 (15.22%) Scrum
5 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
6 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Analytics
9 3 (6.52%) Network Management
9 3 (6.52%) Change Control
9 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.52%) Refactoring
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL
10 2 (4.35%) OO
10 2 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) Python
2 26 (56.52%) Perl
3 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
4 10 (21.74%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) Ruby
6 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.87%) PHP
8 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
10 2 (4.35%) C
10 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) KVM
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) Docker
5 1 (2.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (67.39%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) Hitachi
4 6 (13.04%) NetApp
4 6 (13.04%) Sun
5 4 (8.70%) Red Gate
5 4 (8.70%) Rackspace
6 3 (6.52%) SunGard
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Vertica
7 2 (4.35%) Perforce
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