The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 200 220 255
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +35
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 67 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.71% 9.73% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 21
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,625
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
527 257 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.78% 3.63% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 346 178 352
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Puppet
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the East of England

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the East of England

Puppet
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +8 22 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Hertfordshire -7 18 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Suffolk +20 17 £50,000 -25.92%
Essex - 8 £43,750 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 97 (76.98%) Linux
2 91 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (55.56%) DevOps
4 63 (50.00%) UNIX
5 51 (40.48%) Windows
6 41 (32.54%) Python
7 39 (30.95%) Java
8 38 (30.16%) PowerShell
8 38 (30.16%) Bash Shell
9 35 (27.78%) Perl
10 33 (26.19%) Web Services
11 30 (23.81%) DNS
12 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
13 28 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 28 (22.22%) SAN
14 27 (21.43%) Configuration Management
14 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (20.63%) Git (software)
15 26 (20.63%) Firewall
16 25 (19.84%) Red Hat
16 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
17 24 (19.05%) VMware
18 22 (17.46%) Shell Script
18 22 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (17.46%) Ruby
19 21 (16.67%) Maven
20 20 (15.87%) IIS
21 19 (15.08%) SQL
22 18 (14.29%) .NET
22 18 (14.29%) VPN

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (15.87%) IIS
2 18 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
4 12 (9.52%) JBoss
5 10 (7.94%) Apache
6 7 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.56%) GlassFish
7 5 (3.97%) nginx
8 3 (2.38%) Node.js
9 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.59%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.79%) Drupal
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.79%) Confluence
10 1 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.35%) PaaS
5 7 (5.56%) SaaS
5 7 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (5.56%) GitHub
5 7 (5.56%) IBM SmartCloud
6 5 (3.97%) IaaS
6 5 (3.97%) Google Apps
7 4 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (2.38%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (2.38%) Route 53
8 3 (2.38%) Google App Engine
9 2 (1.59%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.81%) DNS
2 28 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 28 (22.22%) SAN
3 26 (20.63%) Firewall
4 18 (14.29%) VPN
5 12 (9.52%) LDAP
5 12 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (7.94%) HTTP
7 8 (6.35%) BIG-IP
8 5 (3.97%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.97%) Network Security
9 4 (3.17%) X.509
9 4 (3.17%) DHCP
9 4 (3.17%) SSL
9 4 (3.17%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.38%) NAS
10 3 (2.38%) MRTG
11 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) NoSQL
2 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.17%) MySQL
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.38%) DTS
6 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.38%) EDRMS
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.59%) Big Data
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.59%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
2 26 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 21 (16.67%) Maven
4 16 (12.70%) Subversion
4 16 (12.70%) Hudson
5 7 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.17%) Fiddler
7 3 (2.38%) Ant
8 2 (1.59%) JUnit
8 2 (1.59%) NUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Selenium
8 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.59%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.79%) JIRA
9 1 (0.79%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (8.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (24.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Architect
3 24 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (19.05%) Administrator
4 15 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (9.52%) Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
8 6 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (2.38%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.38%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.38%) Consultant
10 3 (2.38%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.38%) Junior
11 2 (1.59%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (1.59%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) Web Services
2 18 (14.29%) .NET
3 17 (13.49%) XML
4 16 (12.70%) JSON
5 10 (7.94%) LAMP
6 6 (4.76%) RESTful
7 5 (3.97%) HTML
8 3 (2.38%) SOAP
8 3 (2.38%) JRules
8 3 (2.38%) Django
8 3 (2.38%) REST
9 2 (1.59%) SPNEGO
9 2 (1.59%) HTML5
9 2 (1.59%) OAuth
9 2 (1.59%) Java EE
9 2 (1.59%) SAML
9 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.79%) CSS
10 1 (0.79%) JSP
10 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Replication
2 12 (9.52%) Open Source
3 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.97%) CMDB
6 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.17%) Physics
6 4 (3.17%) PKI
7 3 (2.38%) IPTV
7 3 (2.38%) Clustering
7 3 (2.38%) User Experience
8 2 (1.59%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.79%) Informatics
9 1 (0.79%) Life Science
9 1 (0.79%) Online Games
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (76.98%) Linux
2 63 (50.00%) UNIX
3 51 (40.48%) Windows
4 17 (13.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.32%) Ubuntu
6 9 (7.14%) Debian
7 8 (6.35%) AIX
8 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.56%) CentOS
9 4 (3.17%) OpenBSD
9 4 (3.17%) FreeBSD
10 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.59%) Solaris
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.56%) DevOps
2 27 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (10.32%) Load Balancing
4 13 (10.32%) ITIL
5 10 (7.94%) SOA
6 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 9 (7.14%) Migration
6 9 (7.14%) Scrum
6 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (7.14%) Analytics
7 8 (6.35%) Use Case
7 8 (6.35%) UML
7 8 (6.35%) Project Management
8 7 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.76%) Service Management
9 6 (4.76%) TOGAF
9 6 (4.76%) Build Automation
10 5 (3.97%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.54%) Python
2 39 (30.95%) Java
3 38 (30.16%) PowerShell
3 38 (30.16%) Bash Shell
4 35 (27.78%) Perl
5 22 (17.46%) Shell Script
5 22 (17.46%) Ruby
6 19 (15.08%) SQL
7 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.56%) Korn
9 6 (4.76%) PHP
10 4 (3.17%) C#
11 2 (1.59%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 9 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.38%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.94%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.94%) KVM
3 8 (6.35%) vCloud
3 8 (6.35%) vSphere
4 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.17%) Ceph
6 3 (2.38%) Firmware
6 3 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.38%) NFS
6 3 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.59%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.79%) Varnish
8 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 91 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (10.32%) Ansible
3 6 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.17%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.38%) Munin
5 3 (2.38%) Nagios
6 2 (1.59%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.79%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.79%) SCCM
7 1 (0.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.79%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
1 25 (19.84%) Red Hat
2 24 (19.05%) VMware
3 17 (13.49%) HP
4 12 (9.52%) Oracle
5 9 (7.14%) IBM
5 9 (7.14%) NetApp
5 9 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 8 (6.35%) Google
7 7 (5.56%) F5
7 7 (5.56%) SaltStack
8 6 (4.76%) CollabNet
9 5 (3.97%) Sun
9 5 (3.97%) webMethods
10 4 (3.17%) Red Gate
10 4 (3.17%) ForgeRock
10 4 (3.17%) Hitachi
11 3 (2.38%) Dell
11 3 (2.38%) Perforce
12 2 (1.59%) Vertica
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