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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 225 234 382
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +148
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1348 1209 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.20% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.15% 19.34% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 997 597
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
7039 6251 6142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.80% 6.22% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5734 4970 5121
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -10 872 £55,000 - 59
South East +39 182 £50,000 +7.52% 15
Yorkshire +48 118 £40,000 - 7
East of England +25 61 £47,500 - 3
South West +8 53 £39,250 -1.87% 15
North West -15 26 £45,500 +16.66% 4
West Midlands -13 19 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North East - 9 £47,218 - 1
East Midlands +24 8 £65,000 +73.33%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2384 (84.09%) Linux
2 1634 (57.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1471 (51.89%) DevOps
4 1304 (46.00%) Python
5 1005 (35.45%) Ruby
6 962 (33.93%) Bash Shell
7 945 (33.33%) MySQL
8 925 (32.63%) Perl
9 893 (31.50%) Java
10 874 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
11 820 (28.92%) Windows
12 818 (28.85%) Red Hat
13 789 (27.83%) Jenkins
14 728 (25.68%) VMware
15 724 (25.54%) Apache
16 705 (24.87%) Configuration Management
17 691 (24.37%) Git (software)
18 648 (22.86%) Nagios
19 630 (22.22%) UNIX
19 630 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 617 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
21 608 (21.45%) PHP
22 583 (20.56%) CentOS
23 571 (20.14%) Open Source
24 477 (16.83%) nginx
25 475 (16.75%) Amazon AWS
26 472 (16.65%) Tomcat
27 454 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
28 446 (15.73%) Ubuntu
29 406 (14.32%) NoSQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 724 (25.54%) Apache
2 477 (16.83%) nginx
3 472 (16.65%) Tomcat
4 215 (7.58%) IIS
5 201 (7.09%) OpenStack
6 198 (6.98%) Node.js
7 188 (6.63%) JBoss
8 169 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
9 91 (3.21%) Apache Solr
10 88 (3.10%) WebLogic
11 73 (2.57%) Confluence
11 73 (2.57%) Jetty
12 49 (1.73%) WebSphere
13 26 (0.92%) CMS
14 22 (0.78%) GlassFish
15 21 (0.74%) Apache Pig
15 21 (0.74%) Drupal
16 19 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 17 (0.60%) MS Exchange
18 15 (0.53%) CloudStack
Applications
1 70 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.39%) Weka
3 6 (0.21%) MS Office
4 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.071%) Stata
5 2 (0.071%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.071%) Mingle
6 1 (0.035%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (0.88%) Magento
2 4 (0.14%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 475 (16.75%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
3 136 (4.80%) IaaS
4 132 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
5 123 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 118 (4.16%) PaaS
7 116 (4.09%) SaaS
8 72 (2.54%) GitHub
9 69 (2.43%) Amazon S3
10 35 (1.23%) SoftLayer
11 26 (0.92%) Rackspace Cloud
12 23 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
13 21 (0.74%) Route 53
14 17 (0.60%) CloudFront
15 15 (0.53%) Joyent
15 15 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 15 (0.53%) ElastiCache
16 14 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
16 14 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
17 13 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 357 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 356 (12.56%) DNS
3 261 (9.21%) Firewall
4 260 (9.17%) SAN
5 241 (8.50%) HTTP
6 188 (6.63%) LDAP
7 126 (4.44%) DHCP
8 121 (4.27%) Internet
9 84 (2.96%) VPN
10 81 (2.86%) LAN
11 66 (2.33%) SSL
12 65 (2.29%) SSH
13 62 (2.19%) WAN
14 58 (2.05%) NAS
15 51 (1.80%) BIG-IP
16 43 (1.52%) SMTP
17 41 (1.45%) Kerberos
18 38 (1.34%) SNMP
18 38 (1.34%) FTP
19 37 (1.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 945 (33.33%) MySQL
2 406 (14.32%) NoSQL
3 362 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 301 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
5 264 (9.31%) SQL Server
6 235 (8.29%) Redis
7 194 (6.84%) Big Data
8 173 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 162 (5.71%) Hadoop
10 159 (5.61%) Relational Database
11 62 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 51 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 48 (1.69%) HBase
14 46 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
15 42 (1.48%) CouchDB
16 41 (1.45%) MariaDB
17 28 (0.99%) Riak
18 27 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (0.92%) Apache Hive
20 25 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 789 (27.83%) Jenkins
2 691 (24.37%) Git (software)
3 373 (13.16%) Subversion
4 238 (8.40%) Maven
5 199 (7.02%) Hudson
6 168 (5.93%) JIRA
7 167 (5.89%) TeamCity
8 134 (4.73%) Ant
9 84 (2.96%) Selenium
10 83 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 68 (2.40%) Cucumber
12 58 (2.05%) RSpec
13 56 (1.98%) Mercurial
14 48 (1.69%) Artifactory
15 42 (1.48%) MSBuild
16 41 (1.45%) JUnit
17 36 (1.27%) CruiseControl
18 33 (1.16%) Gradle
19 31 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (0.81%) Gerrit
General
1 340 (11.99%) Finance
2 163 (5.75%) Games
3 90 (3.17%) Marketing
4 81 (2.86%) Banking
5 79 (2.79%) Publishing
6 69 (2.43%) Retail
7 49 (1.73%) Advertising
8 38 (1.34%) Law
9 37 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 29 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 23 (0.81%) Music Industry
12 18 (0.63%) Legal
13 17 (0.60%) Front Office
14 13 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.35%) Electronics
16 6 (0.21%) Automotive
16 6 (0.21%) Billing
17 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) Turkish Language
17 5 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 848 (29.91%) Administrator
2 747 (26.35%) Systems Administrator
3 610 (21.52%) Linux Administrator
4 583 (20.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 523 (18.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 334 (11.78%) Developer
7 256 (9.03%) Linux Engineer
8 181 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 156 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
10 123 (4.34%) Architect
11 108 (3.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 103 (3.63%) Java Developer
13 96 (3.39%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 76 (2.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 73 (2.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 71 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
17 61 (2.15%) Senior Developer
18 57 (2.01%) Software Engineer
19 50 (1.76%) UNIX Engineer
20 49 (1.73%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (14.00%) Web Services
2 343 (12.10%) LAMP
3 221 (7.80%) .NET
4 188 (6.63%) HTML
5 140 (4.94%) CSS
6 101 (3.56%) HTML5
7 100 (3.53%) AngularJS
8 96 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 95 (3.35%) Spring
10 92 (3.25%) XML
11 90 (3.17%) jQuery
12 88 (3.10%) RESTful
13 85 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
14 81 (2.86%) REST
15 70 (2.47%) Backbone.js
15 70 (2.47%) ASP.NET
16 60 (2.12%) JSON
16 60 (2.12%) Memcached
17 57 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
18 56 (1.98%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 571 (20.14%) Open Source
2 146 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 118 (4.16%) Clustering
4 114 (4.02%) Replication
5 86 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 49 (1.73%) User Experience
8 45 (1.59%) Digital Media
9 44 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 38 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.34%) Derivative
11 37 (1.31%) Blackberry
12 36 (1.27%) Mathematics
12 36 (1.27%) Social Media
13 28 (0.99%) Algorithms
14 27 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (0.74%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.63%) iPad
16 18 (0.63%) iPhone
17 17 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2384 (84.09%) Linux
2 820 (28.92%) Windows
3 630 (22.22%) UNIX
3 630 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 583 (20.56%) CentOS
5 446 (15.73%) Ubuntu
6 296 (10.44%) Debian
7 180 (6.35%) Solaris
8 110 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (2.79%) AIX
10 68 (2.40%) SUSE
11 55 (1.94%) Mac OS X
12 46 (1.62%) Fedora
13 43 (1.52%) Android
14 38 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (1.06%) Apple iOS
17 22 (0.78%) FreeBSD
18 18 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
19 15 (0.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1471 (51.89%) DevOps
2 874 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
3 705 (24.87%) Configuration Management
4 617 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
5 328 (11.57%) Scrum
6 317 (11.18%) E-Commerce
7 226 (7.97%) TDD
8 205 (7.23%) ITIL
9 189 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 167 (5.89%) OO
11 161 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
12 156 (5.50%) Software Engineering
13 136 (4.80%) BDD
14 131 (4.62%) MVC
15 94 (3.32%) Kanban
16 91 (3.21%) Mentoring
17 88 (3.10%) Build Automation
17 88 (3.10%) Project Management
18 85 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 85 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1304 (46.00%) Python
2 1005 (35.45%) Ruby
3 962 (33.93%) Bash Shell
4 925 (32.63%) Perl
5 893 (31.50%) Java
6 608 (21.45%) PHP
7 402 (14.18%) SQL
8 344 (12.13%) JavaScript
9 301 (10.62%) Shell Script
10 264 (9.31%) PowerShell
11 142 (5.01%) C#
12 85 (3.00%) Scala
13 77 (2.72%) C++
14 76 (2.68%) C
15 48 (1.69%) Korn
16 47 (1.66%) Groovy
17 31 (1.09%) AWK
18 26 (0.92%) sed
19 25 (0.88%) Golang
20 22 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 245 (8.64%) Degree
2 58 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 54 (1.90%) RHCE
4 53 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (1.20%) RHCSA
6 29 (1.02%) CCNA
7 28 (0.99%) Sun Certification
8 25 (0.88%) AWS Certification
9 21 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.35%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (0.35%) LPIC
12 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.28%) Postgraduate
12 8 (0.28%) MCSE
12 8 (0.28%) CCNP
13 7 (0.25%) CISSP
13 7 (0.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.59%) QA
2 76 (2.68%) SLA
3 44 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 454 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 186 (6.56%) KVM
3 154 (5.43%) Varnish
4 143 (5.04%) NFS
5 133 (4.69%) Xen
6 120 (4.23%) Active Directory
7 112 (3.95%) vSphere
8 86 (3.03%) Samba
9 70 (2.47%) Docker
10 55 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
10 55 (1.94%) Hyper-V
11 44 (1.55%) vCloud
12 40 (1.41%) VMware ESX
13 38 (1.34%) Snort
13 38 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 35 (1.23%) Postfix
15 33 (1.16%) XenServer
16 25 (0.88%) Squid
17 22 (0.78%) Sendmail
18 17 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1634 (57.64%) Opscode Chef
2 648 (22.86%) Nagios
3 373 (13.16%) Ansible
4 293 (10.34%) ZABBIX
5 248 (8.75%) Vagrant
6 228 (8.04%) Salt
7 165 (5.82%) Graphite
8 138 (4.87%) Cacti
9 123 (4.34%) logstash
10 76 (2.68%) CFEngine
11 71 (2.50%) HAProxy
12 54 (1.90%) Ganglia
13 50 (1.76%) Zenoss
14 49 (1.73%) Kibana
15 46 (1.62%) Cobbler
16 43 (1.52%) NetBackup
17 41 (1.45%) OpenView
17 41 (1.45%) StatsD
18 40 (1.41%) Tivoli
19 37 (1.31%) Munin
Vendors
1 818 (28.85%) Red Hat
2 728 (25.68%) VMware
3 342 (12.06%) Oracle
4 204 (7.20%) HP
5 199 (7.02%) Cisco
6 161 (5.68%) Microsoft
7 108 (3.81%) NetApp
8 99 (3.49%) Rackspace
9 90 (3.17%) SaltStack
10 89 (3.14%) Splunk
11 88 (3.10%) EMC
12 87 (3.07%) IBM
13 79 (2.79%) New Relic
14 75 (2.65%) Citrix
15 73 (2.57%) Juniper
16 72 (2.54%) Veritas
17 66 (2.33%) Dell
18 65 (2.29%) Google
19 51 (1.80%) F5
20 45 (1.59%) Percona
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £NaN.NaN per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago