The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 172 147 158
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 10 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.89% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.92% 24.63% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 1
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Puppet
England

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

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
169 134 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.43% 3.63% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 123 88 120
Average salary £39,083 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,325 £54,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Puppet
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Puppet
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +8 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
Leicestershire +2 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Nottinghamshire -32 1 £37,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 34 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (73.53%) Linux
3 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 18 (52.94%) Python
5 17 (50.00%) Finance
5 17 (50.00%) DevOps
6 16 (47.06%) Banking
7 15 (44.12%) Web Services
8 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (38.24%) UNIX
9 13 (38.24%) DNS
10 12 (35.29%) Perl
10 12 (35.29%) Service Management
10 12 (35.29%) Ruby
10 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
10 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (35.29%) Ansible
11 11 (32.35%) F5
11 11 (32.35%) JBoss
12 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 10 (29.41%) SSL
12 10 (29.41%) Internet
12 10 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (29.41%) New Relic
13 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
13 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
13 9 (26.47%) Confluence
13 9 (26.47%) Hudson

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (32.35%) JBoss
2 9 (26.47%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (26.47%) CICS
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 9 (26.47%) Confluence
3 4 (11.76%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
2 10 (29.41%) SSL
2 10 (29.41%) Internet
3 9 (26.47%) FTP
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) DB2
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (26.47%) JIRA
2 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
2 9 (26.47%) LoadRunner
2 9 (26.47%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Applications Support
1 8 (23.53%) Support Manager
1 8 (23.53%) Applications Support Manager
1 8 (23.53%) Applications Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Environment Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Web Services
2 9 (26.47%) XML
2 9 (26.47%) Middleware
2 9 (26.47%) Java EE
2 9 (26.47%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) LAMP
4 2 (5.88%) JSON
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) Laravel
5 1 (2.94%) FuelPHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) UNIX
3 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.76%) Debian
5 3 (8.82%) Windows
5 3 (8.82%) CentOS
6 2 (5.88%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps
2 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Service Management
3 12 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) Workflow Management
4 9 (26.47%) Automated Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
4 9 (26.47%) Workflow
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 8 (23.53%) Demand Management
5 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Content Management
8 4 (11.76%) Open Source
8 4 (11.76%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Python
2 12 (35.29%) Perl
2 12 (35.29%) Ruby
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) COBOL
4 9 (26.47%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) REXX
4 9 (26.47%) JCL
4 9 (26.47%) VB
5 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.94%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) RACF
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (35.29%) Ansible
3 9 (26.47%) CA Endevor
4 7 (20.59%) Nagios
5 3 (8.82%) Munin
6 2 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
6 2 (5.88%) Salt
6 2 (5.88%) Kibana
6 2 (5.88%) Graylog
6 2 (5.88%) Graphite
6 2 (5.88%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.94%) SCCM
7 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) F5
2 10 (29.41%) New Relic
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 9 (26.47%) Informatica
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Zend