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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 210 232 245
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 61 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.76% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.12% 6.69% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 19
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
465 329 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.83% 4.26% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 387 258 359
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +17 26 £45,000 - 4
Suffolk - 16 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -14 12 £48,500 -19.16% 4
Essex - 7 £67,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (82.20%) Linux
2 88 (74.58%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (53.39%) UNIX
4 60 (50.85%) Windows
5 56 (47.46%) DevOps
6 52 (44.07%) Python
7 44 (37.29%) SAN
8 43 (36.44%) Java
9 39 (33.05%) Firewall
9 39 (33.05%) Bash Shell
10 38 (32.20%) TCP/IP
11 37 (31.36%) Perl
12 36 (30.51%) Shell Script
12 36 (30.51%) PowerShell
13 35 (29.66%) VMware
14 33 (27.97%) Configuration Management
15 32 (27.12%) Web Services
15 32 (27.12%) VPN
15 32 (27.12%) NoSQL
16 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (23.73%) DNS
18 26 (22.03%) KVM
19 24 (20.34%) Finance
20 23 (19.49%) Replication
21 22 (18.64%) Red Hat
22 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
22 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
23 20 (16.95%) LDAP
24 19 (16.10%) SQL
24 19 (16.10%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (10.17%) Apache
1 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.32%) IIS
3 8 (6.78%) nginx
4 4 (3.39%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) Jetty
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) SunGard APT
1 11 (9.32%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) SaaS
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.39%) GitHub
5 3 (2.54%) IaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.54%) Route 53
6 2 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (1.69%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.85%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (37.29%) SAN
2 39 (33.05%) Firewall
3 38 (32.20%) TCP/IP
4 32 (27.12%) VPN
5 28 (23.73%) DNS
6 20 (16.95%) LDAP
7 18 (15.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 12 (10.17%) HTTP
9 6 (5.08%) Wireshark
10 5 (4.24%) Kerberos
10 5 (4.24%) Network Security
11 4 (3.39%) NAS
11 4 (3.39%) Internet
11 4 (3.39%) X.509
11 4 (3.39%) SSL
12 3 (2.54%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.69%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.69%) LAN
13 2 (1.69%) WAN
13 2 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.47%) MySQL
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.54%) EDRMS
6 3 (2.54%) DTS
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.69%) Big Data
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.56%) Subversion
3 15 (12.71%) Git (software)
4 14 (11.86%) Maven
5 8 (6.78%) Hudson
6 5 (4.24%) Ant
7 4 (3.39%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.54%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (20.34%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Marketing
3 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.93%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.08%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.19%) Administrator
2 23 (19.49%) Developer
2 23 (19.49%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (13.56%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 14 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Architect
7 5 (4.24%) Consultant
7 5 (4.24%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.24%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.39%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.54%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) Web Services
2 18 (15.25%) XML
2 18 (15.25%) JSON
3 12 (10.17%) J2EE
4 9 (7.63%) .NET
5 5 (4.24%) HTML
6 4 (3.39%) SOAP
7 3 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.54%) JRules
7 3 (2.54%) JMS
7 3 (2.54%) Middleware
7 3 (2.54%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.69%) LAMP
8 2 (1.69%) OAuth
8 2 (1.69%) SPNEGO
8 2 (1.69%) HTML5
8 2 (1.69%) REST
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.69%) JSF
8 2 (1.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Replication
2 13 (11.02%) Clustering
3 12 (10.17%) Grid Computing
3 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.32%) Open Source
4 11 (9.32%) Firmware
5 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.24%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.39%) PKI
7 3 (2.54%) Online Games
8 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.69%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.85%) Informatics
9 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 97 (82.20%) Linux
2 63 (53.39%) UNIX
3 60 (50.85%) Windows
4 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (9.32%) Ubuntu
5 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.47%) CentOS
7 7 (5.93%) Debian
8 3 (2.54%) AIX
9 2 (1.69%) SELinux
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) VMS
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.46%) DevOps
2 33 (27.97%) Configuration Management
3 19 (16.10%) ITIL
3 19 (16.10%) Load Balancing
4 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.71%) Risk Management
6 14 (11.86%) Migration
6 14 (11.86%) Scrum
7 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
7 12 (10.17%) Problem Management
7 12 (10.17%) Change Control
8 11 (9.32%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.63%) TDD
9 9 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.63%) Refactoring
9 9 (7.63%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.63%) Network Management
10 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.07%) Python
2 43 (36.44%) Java
3 39 (33.05%) Bash Shell
4 37 (31.36%) Perl
5 36 (30.51%) PowerShell
5 36 (30.51%) Shell Script
6 19 (16.10%) SQL
7 9 (7.63%) Ruby
8 6 (5.08%) PHP
9 5 (4.24%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.39%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.69%) C
11 2 (1.69%) C#
12 1 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
2 15 (12.71%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.69%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (22.03%) KVM
3 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
4 17 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (11.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.39%) vSphere
7 3 (2.54%) NFS
8 2 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (74.58%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.93%) Ansible
3 3 (2.54%) Nagios
3 3 (2.54%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.69%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.85%) Salt
5 1 (0.85%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) VMware
2 22 (18.64%) Red Hat
3 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.86%) HP
5 11 (9.32%) SunGard
5 11 (9.32%) NetApp
6 10 (8.47%) Sun
7 9 (7.63%) Hitachi
8 8 (6.78%) Red Gate
9 6 (5.08%) JBoss
10 4 (3.39%) Oracle
10 4 (3.39%) CollabNet
10 4 (3.39%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.39%) ForgeRock
11 3 (2.54%) webMethods
11 3 (2.54%) Perforce
12 2 (1.69%) Google
12 2 (1.69%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.69%) Splunk
13 1 (0.85%) F5
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