The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 228 299 441
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +142
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1381 864 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.26% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.24% 13.58% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 735 429
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +6.31%
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%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6822 6363 5647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.24% 6.25% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5481 5138 4677
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 £32,500 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
Puppet
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +52 944 £55,000 +1.85% 101
South East +57 175 £52,500 +16.66% 22
Yorkshire -25 79 £42,500 - 13
East of England +36 61 £47,500 - 7
North West +36 47 £42,500 +6.25% 10
South West +17 34 £52,500 +66.66% 3
East Midlands +20 26 £40,000 +35.59% 4
West Midlands -3 8 £65,000 +88.40% 6
North East - 2 £45,000 - 2
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2068 (79.11%) Linux
2 1530 (58.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1212 (46.37%) DevOps
4 1155 (44.19%) Python
5 942 (36.04%) Ruby
6 941 (36.00%) MySQL
7 869 (33.24%) Java
8 778 (29.76%) Perl
9 753 (28.81%) Bash Shell
10 710 (27.16%) Red Hat
11 687 (26.28%) Apache
12 663 (25.36%) Git (software)
13 624 (23.87%) Jenkins
14 614 (23.49%) Open Source
15 611 (23.37%) Nagios
16 596 (22.80%) Windows
17 591 (22.61%) Configuration Management
18 586 (22.42%) PHP
19 576 (22.04%) VMware
20 556 (21.27%) UNIX
21 547 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 535 (20.47%) Ubuntu
23 532 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
24 502 (19.20%) CentOS
25 459 (17.56%) Web Services
26 454 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
27 435 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
28 427 (16.34%) Tomcat
29 424 (16.22%) JavaScript
30 397 (15.19%) MongoDB

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 687 (26.28%) Apache
2 427 (16.34%) Tomcat
3 384 (14.69%) nginx
4 229 (8.76%) Node.js
5 180 (6.89%) IIS
6 178 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
7 131 (5.01%) OpenStack
8 109 (4.17%) Apache Solr
9 69 (2.64%) Jetty
10 68 (2.60%) WebLogic
11 62 (2.37%) Drupal
12 51 (1.95%) MS Exchange
13 38 (1.45%) WebSphere
13 38 (1.45%) Confluence
14 33 (1.26%) CMS
15 25 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (0.77%) WordPress
17 19 (0.73%) CloudStack
18 18 (0.69%) SharePoint
19 13 (0.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 105 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.077%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.077%) MS Office
4 1 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.038%) InDesign
4 1 (0.038%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.038%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (1.72%) Magento
2 12 (0.46%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.42%) SunGard APT
3 11 (0.42%) FastVal
4 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.038%) RMDS
6 1 (0.038%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 532 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 220 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
3 138 (5.28%) SaaS
4 133 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
5 98 (3.75%) IaaS
6 87 (3.33%) Amazon S3
7 81 (3.10%) PaaS
7 81 (3.10%) GitHub
8 77 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 59 (2.26%) Joyent
10 44 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
11 25 (0.96%) Route 53
12 20 (0.77%) ElastiCache
13 17 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
14 16 (0.61%) Basecamp
15 11 (0.42%) Google Apps
16 9 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (0.27%) CloudFront
18 4 (0.15%) Google App Engine
18 4 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 393 (15.03%) DNS
2 386 (14.77%) TCP/IP
3 278 (10.64%) Firewall
4 269 (10.29%) SAN
5 228 (8.72%) HTTP
6 195 (7.46%) LDAP
7 192 (7.35%) Internet
8 130 (4.97%) VPN
9 126 (4.82%) NAS
10 111 (4.25%) DHCP
11 92 (3.52%) SSL
12 78 (2.98%) SNMP
13 76 (2.91%) SMTP
14 58 (2.22%) SSH
15 52 (1.99%) LAN
15 52 (1.99%) VoIP
15 52 (1.99%) Kerberos
16 45 (1.72%) iSCSI
17 44 (1.68%) WAN
18 42 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 941 (36.00%) MySQL
2 397 (15.19%) MongoDB
3 360 (13.77%) NoSQL
4 311 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
5 301 (11.51%) Redis
6 211 (8.07%) SQL Server
7 192 (7.35%) Hadoop
8 191 (7.31%) Big Data
9 150 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 129 (4.93%) Relational Database
11 84 (3.21%) HBase
12 70 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
13 55 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 42 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 41 (1.57%) Riak
16 38 (1.45%) DB2
16 38 (1.45%) MariaDB
17 34 (1.30%) Oracle Database
18 32 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
18 32 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 663 (25.36%) Git (software)
2 624 (23.87%) Jenkins
3 340 (13.01%) Subversion
4 203 (7.77%) Maven
5 161 (6.16%) Hudson
6 131 (5.01%) Ant
7 130 (4.97%) JIRA
8 93 (3.56%) TeamCity
9 69 (2.64%) Selenium
10 65 (2.49%) RSpec
10 65 (2.49%) Cucumber
11 58 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (1.34%) Mercurial
13 32 (1.22%) Eclipse
14 30 (1.15%) JUnit
14 30 (1.15%) CruiseControl
15 29 (1.11%) PHPUnit
16 27 (1.03%) PhoneGap
17 18 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (0.69%) Firebug
General
1 257 (9.83%) Finance
2 122 (4.67%) Games
3 90 (3.44%) Marketing
4 70 (2.68%) Retail
5 69 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 56 (2.14%) Banking
7 45 (1.72%) Advertising
8 34 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.03%) Music Industry
10 26 (0.99%) Law
11 24 (0.92%) Publishing
11 24 (0.92%) Online Betting
12 11 (0.42%) Legal
13 9 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.31%) Electronics
15 6 (0.23%) Billing
16 5 (0.19%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.19%) Local Government
16 5 (0.19%) Back Office
16 5 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 768 (29.38%) Administrator
2 685 (26.21%) Systems Administrator
3 568 (21.73%) Linux Administrator
4 501 (19.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 474 (18.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 410 (15.68%) Developer
7 251 (9.60%) Linux Engineer
8 145 (5.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 126 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
10 119 (4.55%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 116 (4.44%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 99 (3.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 93 (3.56%) Web Engineer
13 93 (3.56%) Operations Engineer
14 92 (3.52%) Architect
15 85 (3.25%) Senior Developer
16 72 (2.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 66 (2.52%) Java Developer
18 65 (2.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 64 (2.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (17.56%) Web Services
2 275 (10.52%) LAMP
3 274 (10.48%) HTML
4 234 (8.95%) CSS
5 203 (7.77%) .NET
6 144 (5.51%) jQuery
7 138 (5.28%) HTML5
8 126 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
9 123 (4.71%) XML
10 114 (4.36%) JSON
11 110 (4.21%) Ruby on Rails
12 104 (3.98%) J2EE
13 102 (3.90%) Spring
14 92 (3.52%) ActiveMQ
15 84 (3.21%) AngularJS
16 71 (2.72%) REST
16 71 (2.72%) RESTful
17 66 (2.52%) CSS3
18 65 (2.49%) Backbone.js
19 62 (2.37%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 614 (23.49%) Open Source
2 155 (5.93%) Clustering
3 137 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 101 (3.86%) Replication
5 86 (3.29%) Social Media
6 56 (2.14%) Hedge funds
7 49 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 40 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
8 40 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 39 (1.49%) Blog
10 34 (1.30%) Digital Media
11 28 (1.07%) Blackberry
12 25 (0.96%) Online Games
13 23 (0.88%) Mathematics
14 20 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.65%) Social Network
16 14 (0.54%) LPAR
16 14 (0.54%) DLPAR
17 12 (0.46%) GIS
17 12 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2068 (79.11%) Linux
2 596 (22.80%) Windows
3 556 (21.27%) UNIX
4 547 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 535 (20.47%) Ubuntu
6 502 (19.20%) CentOS
7 374 (14.31%) Debian
8 155 (5.93%) Solaris
9 142 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 58 (2.22%) Fedora
11 55 (2.10%) Apple iOS
12 54 (2.07%) Android
13 50 (1.91%) AIX
14 41 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (1.53%) SUSE
16 36 (1.38%) OpenBSD
17 32 (1.22%) Mac OS X
18 29 (1.11%) FreeBSD
19 25 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
20 13 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1212 (46.37%) DevOps
2 591 (22.61%) Configuration Management
3 454 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
4 435 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
5 307 (11.74%) E-Commerce
6 291 (11.13%) Load Balancing
7 277 (10.60%) Scrum
8 253 (9.68%) TDD
9 195 (7.46%) ITIL
10 185 (7.08%) Software Engineering
11 134 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
12 130 (4.97%) Build Automation
13 106 (4.06%) MVC
14 104 (3.98%) Analytics
15 99 (3.79%) BDD
16 96 (3.67%) OO
17 86 (3.29%) Kanban
18 84 (3.21%) SOA
19 68 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
20 66 (2.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1155 (44.19%) Python
2 942 (36.04%) Ruby
3 869 (33.24%) Java
4 778 (29.76%) Perl
5 753 (28.81%) Bash Shell
6 586 (22.42%) PHP
7 424 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 337 (12.89%) SQL
9 230 (8.80%) Shell Script
10 210 (8.03%) PowerShell
11 135 (5.16%) C#
12 109 (4.17%) Scala
13 78 (2.98%) C
14 59 (2.26%) C++
15 39 (1.49%) Groovy
16 37 (1.42%) CoffeeScript
17 33 (1.26%) Korn
18 27 (1.03%) RubyMotion
19 24 (0.92%) PHP5
20 22 (0.84%) AWK
Qualifications
1 213 (8.15%) Degree
2 46 (1.76%) RHCE
3 38 (1.45%) Sun Certification
4 32 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 25 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (0.69%) MCSE
9 13 (0.50%) CCNA
10 12 (0.46%) LPIC
10 12 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
11 11 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.34%) MCITP
14 8 (0.31%) MCSM
14 8 (0.31%) CCA
14 8 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (0.31%) MCP
15 7 (0.27%) VCAP
15 7 (0.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (6.01%) QA
2 67 (2.56%) SLA
3 34 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.15%) COBIT
6 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.077%) WAI
7 2 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 377 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 213 (8.15%) KVM
3 164 (6.27%) Varnish
4 145 (5.55%) NFS
5 142 (5.43%) Active Directory
6 108 (4.13%) Xen
7 80 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
8 78 (2.98%) vSphere
9 62 (2.37%) Samba
10 53 (2.03%) Hyper-V
11 50 (1.91%) Postfix
12 30 (1.15%) XenServer
13 29 (1.11%) VMware ESX
13 29 (1.11%) vCloud
14 26 (0.99%) Docker
14 26 (0.99%) Snort
15 18 (0.69%) Squid
15 18 (0.69%) XenApp
16 17 (0.65%) Sendmail
17 16 (0.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1530 (58.53%) Opscode Chef
2 611 (23.37%) Nagios
3 256 (9.79%) ZABBIX
4 204 (7.80%) Ansible
5 197 (7.54%) Vagrant
6 167 (6.39%) Salt
7 130 (4.97%) Cacti
8 113 (4.32%) logstash
9 110 (4.21%) CFEngine
10 79 (3.02%) HAProxy
11 78 (2.98%) Capistrano
11 78 (2.98%) Ganglia
12 63 (2.41%) Munin
12 63 (2.41%) SCOM
13 60 (2.30%) StatsD
14 51 (1.95%) Opsview
15 47 (1.80%) Kibana
15 47 (1.80%) Zenoss
16 43 (1.64%) NetBackup
17 37 (1.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 710 (27.16%) Red Hat
2 576 (22.04%) VMware
3 286 (10.94%) Oracle
4 203 (7.77%) Microsoft
5 171 (6.54%) Cisco
6 168 (6.43%) JBoss
7 148 (5.66%) Rackspace
8 144 (5.51%) HP
9 99 (3.79%) NetApp
10 78 (2.98%) New Relic
11 75 (2.87%) SaltStack
12 73 (2.79%) EMC
13 69 (2.64%) Dell
14 65 (2.49%) Juniper
14 65 (2.49%) Splunk
15 61 (2.33%) Citrix
16 60 (2.30%) Google
16 60 (2.30%) Twitter
17 55 (2.10%) IBM
18 45 (1.72%) F5
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: Yesterday