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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 205 228 279
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +51
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 62 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.29% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.69% 6.39% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £54,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
453 313 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.70% 4.57% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 329 213 368
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 21 £43,750 -3.31% 3
Suffolk +19 18 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -6 14 £54,750 +4.28% 3
Essex - 8 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (79.51%) Linux
2 78 (63.93%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (47.54%) UNIX
4 57 (46.72%) DevOps
5 51 (41.80%) Windows
6 40 (32.79%) PowerShell
7 39 (31.97%) Java
8 38 (31.15%) Python
9 37 (30.33%) Bash Shell
10 34 (27.87%) Perl
11 33 (27.05%) DNS
11 33 (27.05%) Red Hat
11 33 (27.05%) Configuration Management
12 32 (26.23%) Web Services
13 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
14 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
15 27 (22.13%) TCP/IP
16 25 (20.49%) SAN
16 25 (20.49%) Ruby
16 25 (20.49%) VMware
17 24 (19.67%) Firewall
17 24 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 24 (19.67%) Jenkins
18 22 (18.03%) OpenStack
19 21 (17.21%) Tomcat
19 21 (17.21%) Ansible
19 21 (17.21%) SQL
19 21 (17.21%) ITIL
20 20 (16.39%) NoSQL
20 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (18.03%) OpenStack
2 21 (17.21%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.30%) IIS
4 12 (9.84%) JBoss
5 11 (9.02%) GlassFish
6 10 (8.20%) WebLogic
6 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.92%) Apache
8 4 (3.28%) iPlanet
8 4 (3.28%) nginx
8 4 (3.28%) Node.js
9 3 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.82%) Drupal
10 1 (0.82%) Confluence
10 1 (0.82%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.84%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (8.20%) IBM SmartCloud
5 8 (6.56%) SaaS
5 8 (6.56%) PaaS
6 7 (5.74%) GitHub
7 5 (4.10%) IaaS
7 5 (4.10%) Terremark
7 5 (4.10%) Google Apps
8 4 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.46%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.46%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (2.46%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 33 (27.05%) DNS
2 27 (22.13%) TCP/IP
3 25 (20.49%) SAN
4 24 (19.67%) Firewall
5 17 (13.93%) VPN
6 12 (9.84%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (8.20%) BIG-IP
8 7 (5.74%) LDAP
8 7 (5.74%) Network Security
9 6 (4.92%) DHCP
10 5 (4.10%) Internet
11 4 (3.28%) NAS
12 3 (2.46%) MRTG
12 3 (2.46%) HTTP
13 2 (1.64%) Wireless
14 1 (0.82%) X.509
14 1 (0.82%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) NoSQL
2 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.20%) MySQL
5 7 (5.74%) Big Data
6 5 (4.10%) Text Mining
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.46%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.46%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.64%) Redis
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.82%) Riak
9 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.67%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.30%) Subversion
4 14 (11.48%) Maven
5 13 (10.66%) Hudson
6 5 (4.10%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.28%) Selenium
7 4 (3.28%) NUnit
8 3 (2.46%) JUnit
8 3 (2.46%) JIRA
8 3 (2.46%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.64%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.82%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 8 (6.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.46%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (21.31%) Systems Administrator
2 26 (21.31%) Administrator
3 24 (19.67%) Architect
4 15 (12.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (12.30%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (8.20%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.92%) DevOps Architect
7 6 (4.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (4.10%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.28%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.46%) Analyst
10 3 (2.46%) Junior
10 3 (2.46%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 2 (1.64%) Technology Manager
11 2 (1.64%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) Web Services
2 17 (13.93%) XML
3 16 (13.11%) JSON
4 13 (10.66%) .NET
5 10 (8.20%) LAMP
6 8 (6.56%) RESTful
7 6 (4.92%) HTML
8 5 (4.10%) CSS
9 4 (3.28%) Django
10 2 (1.64%) REST
10 2 (1.64%) CSS3
10 2 (1.64%) HTML5
10 2 (1.64%) SOAP
10 2 (1.64%) MSMQ
11 1 (0.82%) JMS
11 1 (0.82%) WSDL
11 1 (0.82%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.82%) SAML
11 1 (0.82%) Middleware
11 1 (0.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
1 13 (10.66%) Open Source
2 12 (9.84%) Replication
3 11 (9.02%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.10%) Physics
4 5 (4.10%) CMDB
5 4 (3.28%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.28%) Clustering
6 3 (2.46%) IPTV
6 3 (2.46%) Informatics
6 3 (2.46%) User Experience
6 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.46%) Life Science
7 1 (0.82%) Online Games
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (79.51%) Linux
2 58 (47.54%) UNIX
3 51 (41.80%) Windows
4 24 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.48%) Ubuntu
6 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.20%) Debian
7 9 (7.38%) AIX
8 5 (4.10%) OpenBSD
8 5 (4.10%) FreeBSD
8 5 (4.10%) CentOS
9 4 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.72%) DevOps
2 33 (27.05%) Configuration Management
3 21 (17.21%) ITIL
4 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.48%) Load Balancing
7 12 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (9.84%) Analytics
8 11 (9.02%) SOA
9 10 (8.20%) Service Management
10 9 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.56%) Migration
12 7 (5.74%) UML
12 7 (5.74%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.92%) Use Case
13 6 (4.92%) Scrum
13 6 (4.92%) Build Automation
14 5 (4.10%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (4.10%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.79%) PowerShell
2 39 (31.97%) Java
3 38 (31.15%) Python
4 37 (30.33%) Bash Shell
5 34 (27.87%) Perl
6 25 (20.49%) Ruby
7 21 (17.21%) SQL
8 19 (15.57%) JavaScript
9 18 (14.75%) Shell Script
10 10 (8.20%) Korn
11 5 (4.10%) PHP
12 4 (3.28%) C#
13 1 (0.82%) PHP5
13 1 (0.82%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) Sun Certification
3 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.92%) Postgraduate
5 5 (4.10%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.66%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.20%) vSphere
3 10 (8.20%) vCloud
4 9 (7.38%) KVM
5 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.10%) Ceph
7 4 (3.28%) NFS
7 4 (3.28%) Sendmail
8 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.64%) Firmware
10 1 (0.82%) Varnish
10 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 78 (63.93%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (17.21%) Ansible
3 6 (4.92%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.28%) CFEngine
5 3 (2.46%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.46%) Munin
6 2 (1.64%) Nagios
7 1 (0.82%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (27.05%) Red Hat
2 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.49%) VMware
4 17 (13.93%) Oracle
5 16 (13.11%) HP
6 15 (12.30%) IBM
7 10 (8.20%) F5
7 10 (8.20%) SaltStack
8 9 (7.38%) Google
8 9 (7.38%) NetApp
9 8 (6.56%) Rackspace
10 5 (4.10%) Vertica
10 5 (4.10%) CollabNet
10 5 (4.10%) Sun
11 4 (3.28%) Dell
12 3 (2.46%) Hitachi
13 2 (1.64%) Red Gate
13 2 (1.64%) Software AG
13 2 (1.64%) webMethods
14 1 (0.82%) Siemens
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 7 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago