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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 81 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 21 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category 25.93% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
81 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.52% 3.46% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 29
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 August 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 29 (87.88%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (57.58%) Linux
3 16 (48.48%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 13 (39.39%) Nagios
4 13 (39.39%) DevOps
5 12 (36.36%) Ruby
6 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 10 (30.30%) Python
8 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
9 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
9 8 (24.24%) QA
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
10 7 (21.21%) Firewall
10 7 (21.21%) Apache
10 7 (21.21%) Selenium
10 7 (21.21%) ZABBIX
10 7 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
10 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
10 7 (21.21%) New Relic
11 6 (18.18%) SaltStack
11 6 (18.18%) Salt
11 6 (18.18%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
11 6 (18.18%) Workflow
11 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 5 (15.15%) LAMP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) SNMP
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Selenium
3 3 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (27.27%) Administrator
3 8 (24.24%) QA Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Wiki
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) OS/2
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Debian
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.18%) Workflow
4 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Web Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Change Control
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Ruby
3 10 (30.30%) Python
4 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.18%) Perl
7 5 (15.15%) PHP
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 3 (9.09%) C
10 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) RHCE
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Gluster
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (87.88%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (39.39%) Nagios
3 7 (21.21%) ZABBIX
3 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
4 6 (18.18%) Salt
5 5 (15.15%) Ansible
6 4 (12.12%) Cacti
6 4 (12.12%) Munin
7 1 (3.03%) SCCM
7 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) New Relic
2 6 (18.18%) SaltStack
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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