The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 48 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.12% 0.30% 1.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 6.67% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.49% 4.53% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 19
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Puppet
London

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Puppet
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Croydon

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell