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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 212 302 412
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +110
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1454 871 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.33% 0.86% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.82% 13.62% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 745 506
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
6985 6396 5920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.39% 6.29% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5583 5234 4898
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
London +70 966 £55,000 +4.76% 109
South East +40 200 £55,000 +15.78% 27
Yorkshire -9 83 £41,500 +23.88% 24
East of England +37 55 £47,500 -10.37% 7
North West +14 50 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South West +11 36 £47,500 +50.79% 3
East Midlands +18 33 £40,000 +35.59% 2
West Midlands 0 23 £60,000 +72.66% 2
North East - 2 £45,000 - 1
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2191 (80.67%) Linux
2 1559 (57.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1289 (47.46%) DevOps
4 1224 (45.07%) Python
5 993 (36.56%) MySQL
6 960 (35.35%) Ruby
7 897 (33.03%) Java
8 847 (31.19%) Bash Shell
9 813 (29.93%) Perl
10 744 (27.39%) Red Hat
11 704 (25.92%) Apache
12 663 (24.41%) Git (software)
13 654 (24.08%) Nagios
14 651 (23.97%) Jenkins
15 649 (23.90%) Open Source
16 646 (23.78%) Windows
17 634 (23.34%) Configuration Management
18 630 (23.20%) VMware
19 599 (22.05%) PHP
20 557 (20.51%) UNIX
20 557 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 555 (20.43%) Ubuntu
22 544 (20.03%) CentOS
22 544 (20.03%) Amazon AWS
23 472 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
24 466 (17.16%) Web Services
25 444 (16.35%) Tomcat
26 435 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
27 423 (15.57%) nginx
28 414 (15.24%) JavaScript

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 704 (25.92%) Apache
2 444 (16.35%) Tomcat
3 423 (15.57%) nginx
4 229 (8.43%) Node.js
5 191 (7.03%) IIS
6 182 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
7 136 (5.01%) OpenStack
8 107 (3.94%) Apache Solr
9 78 (2.87%) WebLogic
10 76 (2.80%) Jetty
11 57 (2.10%) Drupal
12 48 (1.77%) MS Exchange
13 39 (1.44%) WebSphere
14 37 (1.36%) Confluence
15 33 (1.22%) CMS
16 21 (0.77%) WordPress
17 20 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (0.66%) Apache Pig
19 17 (0.63%) CloudStack
20 14 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 95 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.074%) MS Office
3 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.074%) Weka
4 1 (0.037%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.037%) InDesign
4 1 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (1.73%) Magento
2 12 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.29%) FastVal
3 8 (0.29%) SunGard APT
4 7 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.037%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 544 (20.03%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (7.40%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (5.04%) SaaS
4 136 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
5 107 (3.94%) IaaS
6 87 (3.20%) PaaS
7 86 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
8 83 (3.06%) Amazon S3
8 83 (3.06%) GitHub
9 48 (1.77%) Joyent
10 43 (1.58%) Amazon ELB
11 22 (0.81%) ElastiCache
11 22 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 21 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
13 20 (0.74%) Route 53
13 20 (0.74%) Basecamp
14 12 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.44%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 10 (0.37%) Google Apps
16 8 (0.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 402 (14.80%) TCP/IP
2 394 (14.51%) DNS
3 269 (9.90%) Firewall
4 256 (9.43%) SAN
5 243 (8.95%) HTTP
6 207 (7.62%) LDAP
7 187 (6.89%) Internet
8 126 (4.64%) DHCP
9 119 (4.38%) VPN
10 102 (3.76%) SSL
10 102 (3.76%) NAS
11 80 (2.95%) SNMP
12 69 (2.54%) SMTP
13 66 (2.43%) SSH
14 58 (2.14%) LAN
15 54 (1.99%) WAN
16 53 (1.95%) FTP
16 53 (1.95%) VoIP
17 52 (1.91%) BIG-IP
18 49 (1.80%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 993 (36.56%) MySQL
2 404 (14.87%) MongoDB
3 350 (12.89%) NoSQL
4 327 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
5 289 (10.64%) Redis
6 225 (8.28%) SQL Server
7 187 (6.89%) Big Data
8 183 (6.74%) Hadoop
9 158 (5.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 120 (4.42%) Relational Database
11 87 (3.20%) HBase
12 67 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
13 51 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 49 (1.80%) Oracle Database
15 44 (1.62%) DB2
16 40 (1.47%) MariaDB
17 38 (1.40%) RDBMS
18 37 (1.36%) Riak
19 35 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 35 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 663 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 651 (23.97%) Jenkins
3 341 (12.56%) Subversion
4 187 (6.89%) Maven
5 166 (6.11%) Hudson
6 139 (5.12%) JIRA
7 124 (4.57%) Ant
8 101 (3.72%) TeamCity
9 64 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 63 (2.32%) RSpec
11 62 (2.28%) Selenium
12 58 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 39 (1.44%) CruiseControl
14 32 (1.18%) Mercurial
15 29 (1.07%) Eclipse
16 23 (0.85%) JUnit
17 21 (0.77%) PHPUnit
18 20 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
19 18 (0.66%) Firebug
19 18 (0.66%) MSBuild
General
1 263 (9.68%) Finance
2 142 (5.23%) Games
3 92 (3.39%) Marketing
4 70 (2.58%) Retail
5 66 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 57 (2.10%) Banking
7 54 (1.99%) Advertising
8 39 (1.44%) Publishing
9 32 (1.18%) Law
10 31 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 30 (1.10%) Music Industry
12 19 (0.70%) Online Betting
13 16 (0.59%) Legal
14 10 (0.37%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.29%) Electronics
16 6 (0.22%) Billing
17 5 (0.18%) Back Office
17 5 (0.18%) Local Government
17 5 (0.18%) Investment Banking
18 3 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 812 (29.90%) Administrator
2 721 (26.55%) Systems Administrator
3 588 (21.65%) Linux Administrator
4 518 (19.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 487 (17.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 397 (14.62%) Developer
7 231 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
8 157 (5.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 137 (5.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 117 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
11 116 (4.27%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 107 (3.94%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 102 (3.76%) Operations Engineer
14 94 (3.46%) Architect
15 92 (3.39%) Web Engineer
16 87 (3.20%) Senior Developer
16 87 (3.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 72 (2.65%) Java Developer
18 65 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 63 (2.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (17.16%) Web Services
2 299 (11.01%) LAMP
3 242 (8.91%) HTML
4 218 (8.03%) .NET
5 206 (7.58%) CSS
6 130 (4.79%) jQuery
7 125 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
8 120 (4.42%) HTML5
9 119 (4.38%) XML
10 107 (3.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 102 (3.76%) JSON
12 92 (3.39%) Spring
13 88 (3.24%) AngularJS
14 82 (3.02%) J2EE
15 78 (2.87%) ActiveMQ
16 77 (2.84%) REST
17 73 (2.69%) RESTful
18 67 (2.47%) ASP.NET
19 61 (2.25%) Backbone.js
20 58 (2.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 649 (23.90%) Open Source
2 147 (5.41%) Clustering
3 134 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 99 (3.65%) Replication
5 90 (3.31%) Social Media
6 60 (2.21%) Hedge funds
7 47 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 40 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 35 (1.29%) Blog
10 34 (1.25%) Digital Media
11 32 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 31 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
12 31 (1.14%) Blackberry
13 23 (0.85%) Online Games
14 22 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (0.66%) LPAR
15 18 (0.66%) DLPAR
16 16 (0.59%) Social Network
17 14 (0.52%) IPTV
18 13 (0.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2191 (80.67%) Linux
2 646 (23.78%) Windows
3 557 (20.51%) UNIX
3 557 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 555 (20.43%) Ubuntu
5 544 (20.03%) CentOS
6 383 (14.10%) Debian
7 153 (5.63%) Solaris
8 137 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (2.10%) Fedora
10 56 (2.06%) AIX
11 55 (2.03%) SUSE
12 45 (1.66%) Android
13 44 (1.62%) Apple iOS
14 42 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (1.29%) OpenBSD
16 25 (0.92%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.88%) FreeBSD
18 21 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1289 (47.46%) DevOps
2 634 (23.34%) Configuration Management
3 472 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
4 435 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
5 303 (11.16%) E-Commerce
6 302 (11.12%) Scrum
7 276 (10.16%) Load Balancing
8 242 (8.91%) TDD
9 211 (7.77%) ITIL
10 178 (6.55%) Software Engineering
11 152 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
12 128 (4.71%) Build Automation
13 117 (4.31%) MVC
13 117 (4.31%) BDD
14 106 (3.90%) Analytics
15 104 (3.83%) OO
16 83 (3.06%) SOA
17 78 (2.87%) Kanban
18 68 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
19 63 (2.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1224 (45.07%) Python
2 960 (35.35%) Ruby
3 897 (33.03%) Java
4 847 (31.19%) Bash Shell
5 813 (29.93%) Perl
6 599 (22.05%) PHP
7 414 (15.24%) JavaScript
8 355 (13.07%) SQL
9 229 (8.43%) Shell Script
10 213 (7.84%) PowerShell
11 137 (5.04%) C#
12 106 (3.90%) Scala
13 82 (3.02%) C
14 63 (2.32%) C++
15 37 (1.36%) Korn
16 33 (1.22%) Groovy
17 29 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
18 26 (0.96%) R
19 23 (0.85%) AWK
20 22 (0.81%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 212 (7.81%) Degree
2 43 (1.58%) RHCE
2 43 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.22%) Sun Certification
4 25 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.59%) MCSE
8 16 (0.59%) CCNA
9 13 (0.48%) LPIC
9 13 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
10 10 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.33%) MCITP
12 8 (0.29%) MCSM
12 8 (0.29%) CCA
12 8 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.29%) VCAP
12 8 (0.29%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (5.89%) QA
2 80 (2.95%) SLA
3 34 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.074%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.074%) WAI
7 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 406 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 211 (7.77%) KVM
3 171 (6.30%) Varnish
4 149 (5.49%) NFS
5 134 (4.93%) Xen
6 130 (4.79%) Active Directory
7 98 (3.61%) vSphere
8 79 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
9 72 (2.65%) Samba
10 60 (2.21%) Postfix
11 49 (1.80%) Hyper-V
12 37 (1.36%) Snort
13 35 (1.29%) vCloud
14 34 (1.25%) Docker
15 30 (1.10%) VMware ESX
15 30 (1.10%) XenServer
16 23 (0.85%) Sendmail
17 19 (0.70%) XenApp
18 16 (0.59%) Squid
19 11 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1559 (57.40%) Opscode Chef
2 654 (24.08%) Nagios
3 264 (9.72%) ZABBIX
4 235 (8.65%) Ansible
5 213 (7.84%) Vagrant
6 195 (7.18%) Salt
7 146 (5.38%) Cacti
8 116 (4.27%) logstash
9 107 (3.94%) CFEngine
10 81 (2.98%) Ganglia
11 79 (2.91%) Capistrano
12 77 (2.84%) HAProxy
13 65 (2.39%) Munin
14 58 (2.14%) SCOM
15 56 (2.06%) StatsD
16 52 (1.91%) Zenoss
17 48 (1.77%) Opsview
18 47 (1.73%) Kibana
19 39 (1.44%) NetBackup
20 38 (1.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 744 (27.39%) Red Hat
2 630 (23.20%) VMware
3 302 (11.12%) Oracle
4 198 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 189 (6.96%) JBoss
6 180 (6.63%) Cisco
7 164 (6.04%) HP
8 132 (4.86%) Rackspace
9 88 (3.24%) NetApp
10 84 (3.09%) EMC
11 77 (2.84%) Dell
12 76 (2.80%) SaltStack
13 74 (2.72%) New Relic
14 68 (2.50%) Juniper
15 67 (2.47%) Citrix
16 65 (2.39%) IBM
16 65 (2.39%) Splunk
17 63 (2.32%) Google
18 52 (1.91%) F5
19 50 (1.84%) Twitter
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + On-call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday