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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 199 253 401
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +148
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1601 1233 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.11% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.24% 17.56% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 986 541
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,200 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
7199 7023 6192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.96% 6.35% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5593 4852
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +50 990 £60,000 +14.28% 155
South East +49 244 £50,000 +5.26% 39
South West +70 134 £42,500 -5.55% 21
Yorkshire +36 91 £47,500 +11.76% 11
East of England +17 49 £50,000 +9.89% 7
West Midlands +4 35 £40,000 -1.23% 7
North West +9 31 £47,500 +21.79% 11
East Midlands +25 21 £52,500 +45.83%
North East -8 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2306 (81.05%) Linux
2 1728 (60.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1606 (56.45%) DevOps
4 1233 (43.34%) Python
5 1009 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
6 988 (34.73%) Ruby
7 960 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
8 957 (33.64%) Bash Shell
9 903 (31.74%) Perl
10 893 (31.39%) MySQL
11 873 (30.69%) Java
12 810 (28.47%) Red Hat
13 805 (28.30%) Jenkins
14 803 (28.22%) Configuration Management
15 772 (27.14%) Git (software)
16 735 (25.83%) VMware
17 724 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 719 (25.27%) Apache
19 718 (25.24%) Windows
20 677 (23.80%) PHP
21 673 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
22 602 (21.16%) UNIX
23 577 (20.28%) Nagios
24 533 (18.73%) Ansible
25 497 (17.47%) CentOS
26 485 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
27 468 (16.45%) Ubuntu
28 466 (16.38%) nginx
29 448 (15.75%) SQL
30 434 (15.25%) NoSQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 719 (25.27%) Apache
2 466 (16.38%) nginx
3 415 (14.59%) Tomcat
4 262 (9.21%) IIS
5 230 (8.08%) OpenStack
6 200 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
7 164 (5.76%) Node.js
8 126 (4.43%) JBoss
9 91 (3.20%) Confluence
10 86 (3.02%) Apache Solr
11 66 (2.32%) WebSphere
12 54 (1.90%) WebLogic
13 53 (1.86%) Drupal
14 47 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
15 40 (1.41%) Jetty
16 39 (1.37%) GlassFish
17 33 (1.16%) CMS
18 32 (1.12%) Apache Spark
19 28 (0.98%) MediaWiki
20 27 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 59 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.070%) MS Project
3 1 (0.035%) MS Office
3 1 (0.035%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.42%) Magento
3 9 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
4 5 (0.18%) Cordys
5 2 (0.070%) Summit
5 2 (0.070%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.035%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 960 (33.74%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 162 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 155 (5.45%) IaaS
5 152 (5.34%) PaaS
6 147 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
7 127 (4.46%) SaaS
8 124 (4.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 108 (3.80%) Amazon S3
10 65 (2.28%) GitHub
11 39 (1.37%) Route 53
12 38 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 37 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
14 31 (1.09%) SoftLayer
15 28 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 25 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
17 24 (0.84%) OpenShift
18 23 (0.81%) Office 365
18 23 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
19 22 (0.77%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 378 (13.29%) DNS
2 296 (10.40%) Firewall
3 290 (10.19%) TCP/IP
4 238 (8.37%) HTTP
5 189 (6.64%) SAN
6 144 (5.06%) LDAP
7 138 (4.85%) Internet
8 123 (4.32%) DHCP
9 96 (3.37%) VPN
10 84 (2.95%) LAN
11 81 (2.85%) SMTP
12 78 (2.74%) iSCSI
13 66 (2.32%) WAN
14 65 (2.28%) Network Security
15 57 (2.00%) NAS
16 55 (1.93%) VLAN
17 45 (1.58%) SSH
17 45 (1.58%) BGP
18 41 (1.44%) FTP
19 39 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 893 (31.39%) MySQL
2 434 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 355 (12.48%) MongoDB
4 306 (10.76%) SQL Server
5 298 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
6 250 (8.79%) Redis
7 226 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 194 (6.82%) Relational Database
9 149 (5.24%) Big Data
10 138 (4.85%) Hadoop
11 78 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
12 58 (2.04%) Couchbase
13 56 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 41 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 40 (1.41%) CouchDB
16 37 (1.30%) HBase
17 27 (0.95%) Apache Hive
17 27 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 26 (0.91%) Riak
19 25 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 805 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 772 (27.14%) Git (software)
3 365 (12.83%) Subversion
4 243 (8.54%) Maven
5 197 (6.92%) JIRA
6 186 (6.54%) TeamCity
7 153 (5.38%) Hudson
8 112 (3.94%) Ant
9 81 (2.85%) Cucumber
10 73 (2.57%) JUnit
11 69 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 60 (2.11%) RSpec
13 59 (2.07%) Mercurial
13 59 (2.07%) Artifactory
14 57 (2.00%) Selenium
15 42 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
16 39 (1.37%) Gradle
17 32 (1.12%) WebDriver
18 30 (1.05%) MSBuild
19 28 (0.98%) Jasmine
General
1 358 (12.58%) Finance
2 140 (4.92%) Games
3 98 (3.44%) Marketing
4 88 (3.09%) Retail
5 68 (2.39%) Banking
6 54 (1.90%) Advertising
7 48 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 45 (1.58%) Law
9 39 (1.37%) Publishing
10 37 (1.30%) Electronics
11 20 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.53%) Automotive
13 14 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.46%) Legal
15 9 (0.32%) Billing
16 7 (0.25%) Front Office
16 7 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.21%) Back Office
18 4 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
19 3 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 784 (27.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 683 (24.01%) Administrator
3 646 (22.71%) Systems Administrator
4 495 (17.40%) Linux Administrator
5 443 (15.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 393 (13.81%) Developer
7 273 (9.60%) Linux Engineer
8 254 (8.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 211 (7.42%) Systems Engineer
10 167 (5.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 153 (5.38%) Architect
12 123 (4.32%) Java Developer
13 112 (3.94%) Senior Developer
14 81 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 73 (2.57%) Cloud Engineer
16 60 (2.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 57 (2.00%) Support Engineer
18 55 (1.93%) Analyst
19 54 (1.90%) Applications Support
20 53 (1.86%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (15.11%) Web Services
2 293 (10.30%) .NET
3 273 (9.60%) LAMP
4 249 (8.75%) HTML
5 216 (7.59%) CSS
6 147 (5.17%) AngularJS
7 144 (5.06%) REST
8 117 (4.11%) HTML5
9 110 (3.87%) RESTful
9 110 (3.87%) Spring
10 102 (3.59%) Ruby on Rails
10 102 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
11 91 (3.20%) jQuery
12 88 (3.09%) Middleware
13 78 (2.74%) XML
13 78 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
14 73 (2.57%) Hibernate
14 73 (2.57%) CSS3
15 66 (2.32%) Backbone.js
16 60 (2.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 386 (13.57%) Open Source
2 169 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 126 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 108 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 106 (3.73%) Replication
6 97 (3.41%) Clustering
7 70 (2.46%) Public Cloud
8 68 (2.39%) User Experience
9 53 (1.86%) Management Information System
10 47 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 45 (1.58%) Wiki
11 45 (1.58%) Derivative
12 40 (1.41%) Private Cloud
13 34 (1.20%) Blackberry
14 27 (0.95%) HACMP
15 26 (0.91%) Mathematics
16 23 (0.81%) Digital Media
16 23 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
17 22 (0.77%) Hedge funds
18 19 (0.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2306 (81.05%) Linux
2 724 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 718 (25.24%) Windows
4 602 (21.16%) UNIX
5 497 (17.47%) CentOS
6 468 (16.45%) Ubuntu
7 236 (8.30%) Debian
8 164 (5.76%) Solaris
9 107 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 72 (2.53%) Android
11 67 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 59 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 54 (1.90%) Fedora
14 49 (1.72%) Mac OS X
15 48 (1.69%) AIX
15 48 (1.69%) Apple iOS
16 33 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
16 33 (1.16%) SUSE
17 18 (0.63%) FreeBSD
18 16 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1606 (56.45%) DevOps
2 1009 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
3 803 (28.22%) Configuration Management
4 673 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
5 357 (12.55%) E-Commerce
6 317 (11.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 301 (10.58%) TDD
8 296 (10.40%) Scrum
9 222 (7.80%) ITIL
10 189 (6.64%) Software Engineering
11 181 (6.36%) Load Balancing
12 163 (5.73%) BDD
13 160 (5.62%) OO
14 129 (4.53%) Performance Tuning
15 123 (4.32%) Kanban
16 116 (4.08%) Mentoring
17 112 (3.94%) Unit Testing
18 111 (3.90%) MVC
19 104 (3.66%) Release Management
20 102 (3.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1233 (43.34%) Python
2 988 (34.73%) Ruby
3 957 (33.64%) Bash Shell
4 903 (31.74%) Perl
5 873 (30.69%) Java
6 677 (23.80%) PHP
7 448 (15.75%) SQL
8 355 (12.48%) JavaScript
9 304 (10.69%) PowerShell
10 261 (9.17%) Shell Script
11 188 (6.61%) C#
12 100 (3.51%) Scala
13 86 (3.02%) C++
14 62 (2.18%) Groovy
15 56 (1.97%) Go
16 52 (1.83%) Korn
17 48 (1.69%) C
18 33 (1.16%) Bourne shell
19 25 (0.88%) Clojure
20 24 (0.84%) AWK
Qualifications
1 252 (8.86%) Degree
2 77 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 72 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (2.36%) RHCE
5 56 (1.97%) CCNA
6 48 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 41 (1.44%) DV Cleared
8 36 (1.27%) RHCSA
9 35 (1.23%) AWS Certification
10 22 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.53%) CCNP
13 12 (0.42%) Sun Certification
13 12 (0.42%) JNCIA
14 11 (0.39%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.28%) NCDA
16 7 (0.25%) LPIC
17 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (0.21%) MCSE
17 6 (0.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (5.45%) QA
2 55 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 44 (1.55%) SLA
4 42 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.88%) FISMA
6 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.070%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 485 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 173 (6.08%) Docker
3 152 (5.34%) Varnish
4 149 (5.24%) Active Directory
5 113 (3.97%) KVM
6 94 (3.30%) NFS
6 94 (3.30%) vSphere
7 79 (2.78%) Xen
8 73 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
9 68 (2.39%) Samba
10 61 (2.14%) Hyper-V
11 54 (1.90%) VMware ESX
12 48 (1.69%) VirtualBox
13 47 (1.65%) vCloud
14 38 (1.34%) XenServer
15 37 (1.30%) Squid
15 37 (1.30%) iptables
16 35 (1.23%) Postfix
17 33 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
17 33 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1728 (60.74%) Opscode Chef
2 577 (20.28%) Nagios
3 533 (18.73%) Ansible
4 282 (9.91%) ZABBIX
5 270 (9.49%) Salt
6 252 (8.86%) Vagrant
7 146 (5.13%) Graphite
8 117 (4.11%) logstash
9 93 (3.27%) Cacti
10 80 (2.81%) Cobbler
11 62 (2.18%) Zenoss
11 62 (2.18%) CFEngine
12 61 (2.14%) Kibana
13 56 (1.97%) Capistrano
14 54 (1.90%) HAProxy
15 44 (1.55%) Tivoli
16 38 (1.34%) Ganglia
17 35 (1.23%) OpenView
17 35 (1.23%) NetBackup
18 33 (1.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 810 (28.47%) Red Hat
2 735 (25.83%) VMware
3 371 (13.04%) Oracle
4 215 (7.56%) Cisco
5 171 (6.01%) HP
6 169 (5.94%) Microsoft
7 140 (4.92%) Google
8 136 (4.78%) Rackspace
9 112 (3.94%) IBM
10 104 (3.66%) Splunk
11 92 (3.23%) NetApp
12 91 (3.20%) SaltStack
13 90 (3.16%) New Relic
14 72 (2.53%) Juniper
15 69 (2.43%) Veritas
16 66 (2.32%) Citrix
17 57 (2.00%) Dell
18 42 (1.48%) Zend
19 41 (1.44%) Sybase
20 36 (1.27%) F5
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Posted: 2 hours ago
Ealing, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
GL Global
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Propel London
Salary: Equity package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Devon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £29585.12 - £48075.82 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-95k base + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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