The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 86 81 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 9 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 1.76% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.64% 32.00% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Puppet
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
66 75 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.09% 5.49% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 45
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
3 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
4 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
4 12 (38.71%) Perl
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) DevOps
6 10 (32.26%) Korn
7 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Unix
8 8 (25.81%) AIX
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) Ansible
9 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
10 6 (19.35%) Docker
10 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
10 6 (19.35%) Ruby
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.13%) F5
11 5 (16.13%) High Availability
12 4 (12.90%) Graphite
12 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) NAS
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) AIX Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Environment And Release Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Release Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Environment Manager
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) ELK Stack
1 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (25.81%) AIX
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
4 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
2 11 (35.48%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) High Availability
3 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
2 10 (32.26%) Korn
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (22.58%) Ansible
3 4 (12.90%) Graphite
3 4 (12.90%) Nagios
3 4 (12.90%) Opsview
4 2 (6.45%) Salt
4 2 (6.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) F5
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) CA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Varonis