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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 182 248 327
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +79
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1831 1285 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.77% 1.16% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.23% 18.17% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1065 707
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
7257 7073 6564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.03% 6.41% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5825 5713 5320
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -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 3 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 3 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 +54 1121 £60,000 +14.28% 137
South East +99 273 £50,000 - 36
South West +93 148 £42,500 -19.04% 23
Yorkshire +17 88 £43,750 -2.77% 21
East of England +22 68 £50,000 +5.26% 24
North West +10 53 £37,500 -3.22% 19
West Midlands +37 50 £50,000 +23.45% 6
East Midlands +12 23 £45,000 +9.09% 3
North East -8 5 £41,250 -8.33% 4
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 2635 (79.73%) Linux
2 2019 (61.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1972 (59.67%) DevOps
4 1447 (43.78%) Python
5 1254 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1129 (34.16%) Amazon AWS
7 1108 (33.52%) Ruby
8 1069 (32.34%) Bash Shell
9 1042 (31.53%) Java
10 1015 (30.71%) Jenkins
11 1009 (30.53%) Configuration Management
12 959 (29.02%) Perl
13 936 (28.32%) MySQL
14 922 (27.90%) Git (software)
15 845 (25.57%) Red Hat
16 835 (25.26%) VMware
17 817 (24.72%) Windows
18 785 (23.75%) Apache
19 766 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
20 741 (22.42%) Ansible
21 732 (22.15%) PHP
22 716 (21.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 662 (20.03%) Nagios
24 654 (19.79%) UNIX
25 571 (17.28%) CentOS
26 554 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
27 544 (16.46%) Ubuntu
28 528 (15.98%) SQL
29 496 (15.01%) Web Services
30 483 (14.61%) nginx

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 785 (23.75%) Apache
2 483 (14.61%) nginx
3 456 (13.80%) Tomcat
4 307 (9.29%) IIS
5 276 (8.35%) OpenStack
6 262 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
7 182 (5.51%) Node.js
8 172 (5.20%) JBoss
9 120 (3.63%) Apache Solr
10 87 (2.63%) WebLogic
11 83 (2.51%) WebSphere
12 82 (2.48%) Confluence
13 75 (2.27%) Apache Spark
14 73 (2.21%) Drupal
15 61 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
16 46 (1.39%) CMS
17 40 (1.21%) GlassFish
18 39 (1.18%) Jetty
19 29 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
19 29 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 102 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.061%) MS Office
4 1 (0.030%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.39%) Magento
3 9 (0.27%) Sophis RISQUE
4 6 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.15%) RMDS
5 5 (0.15%) Cordys
6 3 (0.091%) Eikon
7 2 (0.061%) Summit
7 2 (0.061%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1129 (34.16%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (6.66%) Amazon EC2
4 184 (5.57%) IaaS
5 168 (5.08%) PaaS
6 159 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
7 140 (4.24%) SaaS
8 103 (3.12%) Amazon S3
9 97 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
10 78 (2.36%) GitHub
11 56 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
12 50 (1.51%) Route 53
13 46 (1.39%) Office 365
14 44 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
15 37 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 25 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
16 25 (0.76%) Heroku
17 23 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
18 22 (0.67%) OpenShift
18 22 (0.67%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 382 (11.56%) DNS
2 347 (10.50%) Firewall
3 306 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 224 (6.78%) HTTP
5 178 (5.39%) Internet
6 169 (5.11%) SAN
7 146 (4.42%) LDAP
8 113 (3.42%) VPN
9 112 (3.39%) DHCP
10 87 (2.63%) LAN
11 84 (2.54%) SMTP
12 82 (2.48%) WAN
13 80 (2.42%) Network Security
13 80 (2.42%) iSCSI
14 67 (2.03%) SSL
15 64 (1.94%) VLAN
16 61 (1.85%) NAS
17 59 (1.79%) SSH
18 52 (1.57%) BGP
19 44 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 936 (28.32%) MySQL
2 479 (14.49%) NoSQL
3 455 (13.77%) MongoDB
4 325 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 323 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
6 290 (8.77%) Redis
7 289 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 231 (6.99%) Relational Database
9 213 (6.44%) Hadoop
10 191 (5.78%) Big Data
11 80 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
12 73 (2.21%) HBase
13 66 (2.00%) Couchbase
14 61 (1.85%) Oracle Database
15 58 (1.75%) RDBMS
16 47 (1.42%) CouchDB
16 47 (1.42%) Riak
17 36 (1.09%) Apache Hive
18 24 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
19 23 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1015 (30.71%) Jenkins
2 922 (27.90%) Git (software)
3 374 (11.32%) Subversion
4 294 (8.90%) Maven
5 241 (7.29%) JIRA
6 198 (5.99%) Hudson
7 179 (5.42%) TeamCity
8 108 (3.27%) Selenium
9 94 (2.84%) Cucumber
10 92 (2.78%) Ant
11 78 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 75 (2.27%) JUnit
13 66 (2.00%) RSpec
14 48 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
15 47 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
16 42 (1.27%) Grunt
16 42 (1.27%) Gradle
17 41 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
18 39 (1.18%) WebDriver
19 38 (1.15%) Artifactory
General
1 443 (13.40%) Finance
2 146 (4.42%) Games
3 125 (3.78%) Retail
4 115 (3.48%) Banking
5 107 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 98 (2.97%) Marketing
7 61 (1.85%) Advertising
8 59 (1.79%) Law
9 44 (1.33%) Publishing
10 40 (1.21%) Electronics
11 31 (0.94%) Automotive
12 27 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.33%) Legal
15 10 (0.30%) Billing
16 9 (0.27%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.27%) Back Office
17 7 (0.21%) Investment Banking
18 6 (0.18%) Multimedia
19 1 (0.030%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 961 (29.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 659 (19.94%) Administrator
3 619 (18.73%) Systems Administrator
4 466 (14.10%) Developer
5 455 (13.77%) Linux Administrator
6 403 (12.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 336 (10.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 300 (9.08%) Linux Engineer
9 248 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
10 212 (6.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 167 (5.05%) Architect
12 143 (4.33%) Java Developer
13 141 (4.27%) Senior Developer
14 84 (2.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 84 (2.54%) Cloud Engineer
15 74 (2.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 73 (2.21%) Software Engineer
16 73 (2.21%) Operations Engineer
17 68 (2.06%) Web Developer
18 64 (1.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (15.01%) Web Services
2 328 (9.92%) LAMP
3 327 (9.89%) .NET
4 278 (8.41%) HTML
5 252 (7.62%) CSS
6 208 (6.29%) REST
7 154 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 147 (4.45%) Middleware
9 130 (3.93%) Spring
10 123 (3.72%) HTML5
11 120 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
12 110 (3.33%) jQuery
13 104 (3.15%) RESTful
13 104 (3.15%) XML
14 97 (2.93%) Ruby on Rails
15 88 (2.66%) ASP.NET
16 77 (2.33%) CSS3
17 75 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
18 71 (2.15%) Hibernate
19 70 (2.12%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 259 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 197 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 195 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 117 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 85 (2.57%) Replication
6 80 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 80 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 75 (2.27%) Clustering
8 70 (2.12%) Public Cloud
9 66 (2.00%) Private Cloud
9 66 (2.00%) User Experience
10 52 (1.57%) Wiki
11 47 (1.42%) Digital Media
12 33 (1.00%) Blackberry
13 30 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
14 29 (0.88%) Blog
14 29 (0.88%) Hedge funds
15 28 (0.85%) EqualLogic
15 28 (0.85%) Derivative
16 26 (0.79%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2635 (79.73%) Linux
2 817 (24.72%) Windows
3 716 (21.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 654 (19.79%) UNIX
5 571 (17.28%) CentOS
6 544 (16.46%) Ubuntu
7 238 (7.20%) Debian
8 148 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 132 (3.99%) Solaris
10 97 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 74 (2.24%) Android
12 72 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 63 (1.91%) Apple iOS
14 52 (1.57%) Fedora
15 44 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
16 37 (1.12%) SUSE
17 29 (0.88%) AIX
17 29 (0.88%) CoreOS
18 22 (0.67%) Mac OS X
19 13 (0.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1972 (59.67%) DevOps
2 1254 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1009 (30.53%) Configuration Management
4 766 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
5 412 (12.47%) Open Source
6 385 (11.65%) TDD
7 381 (11.53%) E-Commerce
8 376 (11.38%) Scrum
9 344 (10.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 270 (8.17%) Software Engineering
11 268 (8.11%) ITIL
12 213 (6.44%) BDD
13 189 (5.72%) Load Balancing
14 178 (5.39%) OO
15 157 (4.75%) Mentoring
16 142 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
17 139 (4.21%) Build Automation
18 133 (4.02%) SOA
19 129 (3.90%) Kanban
20 121 (3.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1447 (43.78%) Python
2 1108 (33.52%) Ruby
3 1069 (32.34%) Bash Shell
4 1042 (31.53%) Java
5 959 (29.02%) Perl
6 732 (22.15%) PHP
7 528 (15.98%) SQL
8 416 (12.59%) PowerShell
9 415 (12.56%) JavaScript
10 269 (8.14%) Shell Script
11 210 (6.35%) C#
12 140 (4.24%) Scala
13 127 (3.84%) C++
14 100 (3.03%) Groovy
15 98 (2.97%) Go
16 55 (1.66%) Korn
16 55 (1.66%) C
17 44 (1.33%) Clojure
18 35 (1.06%) Bourne shell
19 25 (0.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 326 (9.86%) Degree
2 112 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (2.51%) CCNA
4 76 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 71 (2.15%) RHCE
6 35 (1.06%) RHCSA
7 34 (1.03%) CCNP
7 34 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 34 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 32 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (0.64%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.48%) JNCIA
11 13 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.39%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.27%) LPIC
13 8 (0.24%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.18%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (0.18%) RHCA
14 6 (0.18%) CCIE
14 6 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (5.30%) QA
2 48 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.36%) SLA
4 42 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.36%) FISMA
6 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.091%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.030%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.030%) BS7799
System Software
1 554 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 305 (9.23%) Docker
3 162 (4.90%) Varnish
4 148 (4.48%) Active Directory
5 142 (4.30%) KVM
6 89 (2.69%) vSphere
7 83 (2.51%) Xen
8 77 (2.33%) Samba
9 75 (2.27%) VirtualBox
10 70 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
10 70 (2.12%) VMware ESX
10 70 (2.12%) NFS
11 68 (2.06%) Hyper-V
12 60 (1.82%) vCloud
13 58 (1.75%) iptables
14 44 (1.33%) Postfix
15 38 (1.15%) Squid
15 38 (1.15%) XenServer
16 34 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 29 (0.88%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2019 (61.09%) Opscode Chef
2 741 (22.42%) Ansible
3 662 (20.03%) Nagios
4 318 (9.62%) Vagrant
5 311 (9.41%) Salt
6 293 (8.87%) ZABBIX
7 186 (5.63%) Graphite
8 126 (3.81%) logstash
9 97 (2.93%) Cacti
10 90 (2.72%) HAProxy
11 83 (2.51%) Cobbler
12 77 (2.33%) Capistrano
13 74 (2.24%) Kibana
14 68 (2.06%) CFEngine
15 54 (1.63%) Zenoss
16 49 (1.48%) Ganglia
17 47 (1.42%) Tivoli
18 44 (1.33%) StatsD
19 36 (1.09%) collectd
20 35 (1.06%) Opsview
Vendors
1 845 (25.57%) Red Hat
2 835 (25.26%) VMware
3 398 (12.04%) Oracle
4 265 (8.02%) Cisco
5 218 (6.60%) Microsoft
6 161 (4.87%) Google
7 160 (4.84%) Rackspace
8 153 (4.63%) Splunk
9 143 (4.33%) SaltStack
10 121 (3.66%) IBM
11 117 (3.54%) HP
12 108 (3.27%) New Relic
13 89 (2.69%) Citrix
14 84 (2.54%) Juniper
15 67 (2.03%) Dell
16 59 (1.79%) F5
17 58 (1.75%) NetApp
18 47 (1.42%) Zend
19 46 (1.39%) Veritas
20 37 (1.12%) AppDynamics
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens + hack days
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47500 - £52500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £22,000 per annum (all levels considered)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Salary: Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday