The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 181 234 301
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +67
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1800 1382 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.26% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.86% 19.23% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1141 740
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,699 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Puppet
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7242 7187 6675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.08% 6.57% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5883 5777 5384
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Puppet
Salary Trend in England

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

Puppet Salary Trend in England

Puppet
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in England

Puppet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
London +35 1109 £57,500 +4.54% 142
South East +61 265 £52,500 - 31
South West +67 129 £47,500 -9.52% 15
Yorkshire +24 102 £50,000 +17.64% 21
East of England +18 73 £55,000 +15.78% 23
North West -2 51 £37,500 -11.76% 16
West Midlands +30 49 £58,750 -6.00% 3
East Midlands -8 17 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East -7 5 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 2728 (79.37%) Linux
2 2095 (60.95%) Opscode Chef
3 2061 (59.97%) DevOps
4 1515 (44.08%) Python
5 1294 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
6 1204 (35.03%) Amazon AWS
7 1150 (33.46%) Ruby
8 1110 (32.30%) Java
9 1107 (32.21%) Bash Shell
10 1102 (32.06%) Jenkins
11 1077 (31.34%) Configuration Management
12 967 (28.14%) Perl
13 960 (27.93%) Git (software)
14 931 (27.09%) MySQL
15 885 (25.75%) VMware
16 867 (25.23%) Windows
17 850 (24.73%) Red Hat
18 833 (24.24%) Ansible
19 815 (23.71%) Apache
20 812 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
21 714 (20.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 714 (20.77%) PHP
22 707 (20.57%) Nagios
23 650 (18.91%) UNIX
24 592 (17.22%) CentOS
25 588 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
26 564 (16.41%) SQL
27 548 (15.94%) Ubuntu
28 505 (14.69%) Web Services
29 485 (14.11%) nginx

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 815 (23.71%) Apache
2 485 (14.11%) nginx
3 468 (13.62%) Tomcat
4 320 (9.31%) IIS
5 286 (8.32%) OpenStack
6 272 (7.91%) Elasticsearch
7 199 (5.79%) Node.js
8 183 (5.32%) JBoss
9 129 (3.75%) Apache Solr
10 99 (2.88%) WebLogic
11 89 (2.59%) Apache Spark
12 86 (2.50%) Confluence
13 82 (2.39%) WebSphere
14 72 (2.09%) Drupal
15 56 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
16 51 (1.48%) CMS
17 47 (1.37%) Jetty
18 37 (1.08%) GlassFish
19 34 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
20 33 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 104 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.26%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.35%) Magento
3 9 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
3 9 (0.26%) RMDS
4 7 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.17%) Eikon
6 5 (0.15%) Cordys
7 2 (0.058%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.058%) Summit
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.029%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1204 (35.03%) Amazon AWS
2 264 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 215 (6.26%) Amazon EC2
4 199 (5.79%) IaaS
5 164 (4.77%) PaaS
6 154 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
7 135 (3.93%) SaaS
8 101 (2.94%) Amazon S3
9 92 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 73 (2.12%) GitHub
10 73 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 51 (1.48%) Route 53
11 51 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
12 46 (1.34%) Office 365
13 40 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 28 (0.81%) OpenShift
15 26 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
16 25 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
17 24 (0.70%) Heroku
18 21 (0.61%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 376 (10.94%) DNS
2 362 (10.53%) Firewall
3 322 (9.37%) TCP/IP
4 237 (6.90%) HTTP
5 195 (5.67%) Internet
6 175 (5.09%) SAN
7 142 (4.13%) LDAP
8 135 (3.93%) VPN
9 103 (3.00%) DHCP
10 97 (2.82%) SMTP
11 93 (2.71%) LAN
12 89 (2.59%) WAN
13 84 (2.44%) SSL
14 81 (2.36%) Network Security
15 76 (2.21%) iSCSI
16 70 (2.04%) VLAN
17 67 (1.95%) SSH
18 66 (1.92%) NAS
19 61 (1.77%) BGP
20 50 (1.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 931 (27.09%) MySQL
2 479 (13.94%) NoSQL
3 469 (13.65%) MongoDB
4 350 (10.18%) SQL Server
5 326 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
6 300 (8.73%) Redis
7 298 (8.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 244 (7.10%) Hadoop
9 235 (6.84%) Relational Database
10 213 (6.20%) Big Data
11 86 (2.50%) HBase
12 77 (2.24%) Couchbase
13 76 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
14 71 (2.07%) Oracle Database
15 55 (1.60%) Riak
16 53 (1.54%) CouchDB
17 51 (1.48%) RDBMS
18 40 (1.16%) Apache Hive
19 32 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1102 (32.06%) Jenkins
2 960 (27.93%) Git (software)
3 365 (10.62%) Subversion
4 332 (9.66%) Maven
5 250 (7.27%) JIRA
6 205 (5.96%) Hudson
7 186 (5.41%) TeamCity
8 115 (3.35%) Selenium
9 90 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 86 (2.50%) Ant
11 79 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 74 (2.15%) JUnit
13 64 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
14 60 (1.75%) RSpec
15 55 (1.60%) Grunt
16 48 (1.40%) Gradle
17 44 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
17 44 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
18 41 (1.19%) Artifactory
19 36 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 460 (13.38%) Finance
2 151 (4.39%) Games
3 131 (3.81%) Banking
4 120 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 119 (3.46%) Retail
6 98 (2.85%) Marketing
7 64 (1.86%) Law
8 59 (1.72%) Advertising
9 49 (1.43%) Publishing
10 43 (1.25%) Electronics
11 34 (0.99%) Automotive
12 29 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.38%) Online Betting
15 11 (0.32%) Billing
16 10 (0.29%) Back Office
16 10 (0.29%) Legal
17 9 (0.26%) Investment Banking
18 3 (0.087%) Multimedia
19 2 (0.058%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1012 (29.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 643 (18.71%) Administrator
3 606 (17.63%) Systems Administrator
4 450 (13.09%) Developer
5 443 (12.89%) Linux Administrator
6 392 (11.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 366 (10.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 318 (9.25%) Linux Engineer
9 267 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
10 196 (5.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 192 (5.59%) Architect
12 144 (4.19%) Java Developer
13 138 (4.02%) Senior Developer
14 83 (2.41%) Software Engineer
15 81 (2.36%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 81 (2.36%) Cloud Engineer
16 79 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 78 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
18 68 (1.98%) Web Developer
19 65 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (14.69%) Web Services
2 328 (9.54%) LAMP
3 324 (9.43%) .NET
4 283 (8.23%) HTML
5 264 (7.68%) CSS
6 221 (6.43%) REST
7 160 (4.66%) Middleware
8 155 (4.51%) AngularJS
9 139 (4.04%) Spring
10 130 (3.78%) HTML5
11 116 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
12 113 (3.29%) jQuery
13 111 (3.23%) XML
14 102 (2.97%) RESTful
15 97 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
16 94 (2.73%) ASP.NET
17 84 (2.44%) CSS3
18 76 (2.21%) ActiveMQ
19 72 (2.09%) Hibernate
20 70 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 277 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 206 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 196 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 117 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 115 (3.35%) Mobile App
6 102 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
7 97 (2.82%) Replication
8 70 (2.04%) Private Cloud
9 66 (1.92%) Public Cloud
10 61 (1.77%) Digital Media
11 60 (1.75%) User Experience
12 59 (1.72%) Clustering
13 50 (1.45%) Wiki
14 36 (1.05%) Hedge funds
14 36 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
15 32 (0.93%) Blackberry
16 31 (0.90%) Derivative
17 28 (0.81%) EqualLogic
18 26 (0.76%) BBC
19 25 (0.73%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2728 (79.37%) Linux
2 867 (25.23%) Windows
3 714 (20.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 650 (18.91%) UNIX
5 592 (17.22%) CentOS
6 548 (15.94%) Ubuntu
7 231 (6.72%) Debian
8 156 (4.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 114 (3.32%) Solaris
10 101 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 74 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 67 (1.95%) Android
13 60 (1.75%) Apple iOS
14 57 (1.66%) Fedora
15 46 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
16 41 (1.19%) CoreOS
17 33 (0.96%) SUSE
18 22 (0.64%) AIX
19 20 (0.58%) Mac OS X
20 16 (0.47%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2061 (59.97%) DevOps
2 1294 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1077 (31.34%) Configuration Management
4 812 (23.63%) Continuous Integration
5 437 (12.71%) Open Source
6 391 (11.38%) TDD
7 389 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 386 (11.23%) Scrum
9 343 (9.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 297 (8.64%) Software Engineering
11 284 (8.26%) ITIL
12 228 (6.63%) BDD
13 182 (5.30%) Load Balancing
14 178 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 177 (5.15%) OO
16 144 (4.19%) Build Automation
17 141 (4.10%) Kanban
18 136 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
19 135 (3.93%) SOA
20 118 (3.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1515 (44.08%) Python
2 1150 (33.46%) Ruby
3 1110 (32.30%) Java
4 1107 (32.21%) Bash Shell
5 967 (28.14%) Perl
6 714 (20.77%) PHP
7 564 (16.41%) SQL
8 438 (12.74%) JavaScript
8 438 (12.74%) PowerShell
9 287 (8.35%) Shell Script
10 214 (6.23%) C#
11 161 (4.68%) Scala
12 149 (4.34%) C++
13 119 (3.46%) Go
14 117 (3.40%) Groovy
15 58 (1.69%) C
16 52 (1.51%) Clojure
17 47 (1.37%) Korn
18 44 (1.28%) Bourne shell
19 28 (0.81%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 375 (10.91%) Degree
2 119 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (2.41%) CCNA
4 75 (2.18%) Security Cleared
5 67 (1.95%) RHCE
6 39 (1.13%) CCNP
7 32 (0.93%) RHCSA
8 31 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (0.87%) SC Cleared
10 25 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 18 (0.52%) PMI Certification
12 17 (0.49%) AWS Certification
13 15 (0.44%) JNCIA
13 15 (0.44%) MCSE
13 15 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.26%) Sun Certification
15 9 (0.26%) MCSA
15 9 (0.26%) CCIE
16 8 (0.23%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (5.32%) QA
2 51 (1.48%) PCI DSS
2 51 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (1.08%) SLA
4 10 (0.29%) FISMA
5 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.087%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.029%) BS7799
System Software
1 588 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 350 (10.18%) Docker
3 164 (4.77%) Varnish
4 154 (4.48%) Active Directory
5 151 (4.39%) KVM
6 101 (2.94%) Xen
7 91 (2.65%) VirtualBox
8 81 (2.36%) vSphere
9 73 (2.12%) Samba
10 68 (1.98%) VMware ESX
11 67 (1.95%) iptables
12 66 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
13 62 (1.80%) vCloud
14 60 (1.75%) Hyper-V
15 59 (1.72%) NFS
16 44 (1.28%) Postfix
17 41 (1.19%) Squid
18 40 (1.16%) XenServer
19 31 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 29 (0.84%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2095 (60.95%) Opscode Chef
2 833 (24.24%) Ansible
3 707 (20.57%) Nagios
4 339 (9.86%) Vagrant
5 326 (9.49%) ZABBIX
6 312 (9.08%) Salt
7 186 (5.41%) Graphite
8 115 (3.35%) logstash
9 98 (2.85%) Cacti
10 95 (2.76%) HAProxy
11 78 (2.27%) Cobbler
12 74 (2.15%) Capistrano
13 73 (2.12%) CFEngine
14 71 (2.07%) Kibana
15 57 (1.66%) Tivoli
16 55 (1.60%) Zenoss
17 49 (1.43%) Ganglia
18 44 (1.28%) StatsD
19 38 (1.11%) Opsview
20 35 (1.02%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 885 (25.75%) VMware
2 850 (24.73%) Red Hat
3 412 (11.99%) Oracle
4 279 (8.12%) Cisco
5 232 (6.75%) Microsoft
6 186 (5.41%) Splunk
7 177 (5.15%) SaltStack
8 175 (5.09%) Rackspace
9 172 (5.00%) Google
10 116 (3.38%) New Relic
11 111 (3.23%) IBM
12 107 (3.11%) HP
13 104 (3.03%) Citrix
14 88 (2.56%) Juniper
15 62 (1.80%) Dell
15 62 (1.80%) F5
16 57 (1.66%) NetApp
17 40 (1.16%) SolarWinds
17 40 (1.16%) Atlassian
18 37 (1.08%) Zend
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rutland
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent salary, 20% bonus, full be
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday