The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 224 256 273
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 57 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.05% 2.55% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 7
Average salary £45,750 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
516 470 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.95% 5.48% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 399 378 362
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Puppet
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +28 32 £55,000 +83.33% 5
Suffolk - 18 £43,750 - 2
Hertfordshire +11 4 - - 1
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (80.52%) Linux
2 60 (77.92%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (53.25%) Windows
4 38 (49.35%) SAN
5 36 (46.75%) Firewall
6 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
6 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
7 31 (40.26%) UNIX
8 30 (38.96%) Python
8 30 (38.96%) TCP/IP
9 28 (36.36%) Java
10 27 (35.06%) VPN
11 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
11 26 (33.77%) KVM
12 25 (32.47%) Replication
13 24 (31.17%) Bash Shell
14 23 (29.87%) VMware
15 22 (28.57%) Perl
15 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (27.27%) Web Services
16 21 (27.27%) DNS
16 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
17 20 (25.97%) Shell Script
17 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
18 19 (24.68%) Migration
19 18 (23.38%) Finance
19 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
19 18 (23.38%) Open Source
20 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (22.08%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.60%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) Jetty
5 1 (1.30%) Resin
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) FastVal
1 11 (14.29%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.30%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (49.35%) SAN
2 36 (46.75%) Firewall
3 30 (38.96%) TCP/IP
4 27 (35.06%) VPN
5 21 (27.27%) DNS
6 15 (19.48%) Reverse Proxy
7 12 (15.58%) LDAP
8 11 (14.29%) NAS
9 9 (11.69%) LAN
9 9 (11.69%) WAN
9 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
10 5 (6.49%) Internet
11 4 (5.19%) HTTP
12 2 (2.60%) tcpdump
12 2 (2.60%) SMTP
12 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
13 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.30%) DHCP
13 1 (1.30%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQLite
4 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Subversion
2 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.49%) Maven
5 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
7 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Marketing
2 6 (7.79%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.49%) Games
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) Information Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Operations Manager
10 3 (3.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.60%) Operations Team Leader
11 2 (2.60%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) Web Services
2 15 (19.48%) XML
3 14 (18.18%) JSON
4 12 (15.58%) J2EE
5 3 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (3.90%) JMS
5 3 (3.90%) Middleware
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.60%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (2.60%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.60%) CSS
6 2 (2.60%) SOAP
6 2 (2.60%) HTML
6 2 (2.60%) JSF
6 2 (2.60%) Ajax
6 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.30%) LAMP
7 1 (1.30%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Replication
2 18 (23.38%) Open Source
3 12 (15.58%) Grid Computing
3 12 (15.58%) Clustering
4 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
6 8 (10.39%) Firmware
7 5 (6.49%) Hedge funds
8 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.60%) Online Games
9 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 62 (80.52%) Linux
2 41 (53.25%) Windows
3 31 (40.26%) UNIX
4 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.19%) CentOS
7 2 (2.60%) SELinux
7 2 (2.60%) Debian
8 1 (1.30%) VMS
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 19 (24.68%) Migration
3 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 12 (15.58%) Incident Management
5 12 (15.58%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.58%) Problem Management
5 12 (15.58%) Change Control
6 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.99%) Scrum
7 8 (10.39%) Network Management
7 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.39%) Refactoring
7 8 (10.39%) TDD
8 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.90%) ERP
10 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) PowerShell
2 30 (38.96%) Python
3 28 (36.36%) Java
4 24 (31.17%) Bash Shell
5 22 (28.57%) Perl
6 20 (25.97%) Shell Script
7 15 (19.48%) SQL
8 5 (6.49%) Ruby
9 3 (3.90%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
1 26 (33.77%) KVM
2 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.08%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) vSphere
5 2 (2.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 60 (77.92%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.60%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.60%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.30%) WSUS
4 1 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) VMware
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.29%) Red Gate
3 11 (14.29%) SunGard
3 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.69%) NetApp
5 8 (10.39%) Hitachi
5 8 (10.39%) Sun
5 8 (10.39%) HP
6 5 (6.49%) JBoss
7 2 (2.60%) Splunk
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle
7 2 (2.60%) ATG
8 1 (1.30%) Google
8 1 (1.30%) Dell
8 1 (1.30%) F5
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: to £55k DOE
Posted: 30+ days ago