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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 208 307 412
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +105
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1504 873 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.41% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.29% 14.23% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 739 532
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
7063 6135 6157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.63% 6.17% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5617 4992 5084
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 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +75 987 £55,000 +4.76% 113
South East +46 220 £52,500 +16.66% 28
Yorkshire -1 90 £40,000 -5.88% 20
East of England +12 60 £47,500 - 9
North West +18 47 £45,000 +7.78% 11
West Midlands +18 33 £60,000 +71.42% 1
South West -3 32 £41,750 +19.28% 5
East Midlands +10 27 £38,750 -
North East - 2 £45,000 - 3
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2306 (81.66%) Linux
2 1614 (57.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1368 (48.44%) DevOps
4 1266 (44.83%) Python
5 1022 (36.19%) MySQL
6 1007 (35.66%) Ruby
7 920 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
8 912 (32.29%) Java
9 897 (31.76%) Bash Shell
10 860 (30.45%) Perl
11 783 (27.73%) Red Hat
12 726 (25.71%) Apache
13 708 (25.07%) Windows
14 693 (24.54%) Jenkins
15 686 (24.29%) Git (software)
16 678 (24.01%) VMware
17 676 (23.94%) Nagios
18 669 (23.69%) Open Source
19 659 (23.34%) Configuration Management
20 609 (21.57%) PHP
21 583 (20.64%) CentOS
21 583 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 573 (20.29%) Ubuntu
23 570 (20.18%) UNIX
24 529 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
25 496 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
26 454 (16.08%) Web Services
27 446 (15.79%) Tomcat
28 441 (15.62%) VMware Infrastructure
29 440 (15.58%) nginx

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 726 (25.71%) Apache
2 446 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 440 (15.58%) nginx
4 225 (7.97%) Node.js
5 199 (7.05%) IIS
6 182 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
7 145 (5.13%) OpenStack
8 102 (3.61%) Apache Solr
9 86 (3.05%) WebLogic
10 76 (2.69%) Jetty
11 50 (1.77%) Drupal
12 44 (1.56%) MS Exchange
13 41 (1.45%) WebSphere
14 38 (1.35%) Confluence
15 29 (1.03%) CMS
16 23 (0.81%) WordPress
17 22 (0.78%) CloudStack
18 19 (0.67%) Apache Pig
19 17 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 15 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 94 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.25%) Weka
4 2 (0.071%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.035%) MS Office
5 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.035%) InDesign
5 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (1.81%) Magento
2 12 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.14%) SunGard APT
4 4 (0.14%) FastVal
5 2 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.035%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 529 (18.73%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (6.34%) Amazon EC2
3 144 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
4 141 (4.99%) SaaS
5 115 (4.07%) IaaS
6 96 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 90 (3.19%) PaaS
8 78 (2.76%) Amazon S3
8 78 (2.76%) GitHub
9 46 (1.63%) Joyent
10 41 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
11 25 (0.89%) Rackspace Cloud
12 22 (0.78%) ElastiCache
12 22 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 20 (0.71%) Basecamp
14 15 (0.53%) Route 53
15 13 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
15 13 (0.46%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 11 (0.39%) Google Apps
17 9 (0.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 421 (14.91%) TCP/IP
2 405 (14.34%) DNS
3 279 (9.88%) Firewall
4 270 (9.56%) SAN
5 252 (8.92%) HTTP
6 226 (8.00%) LDAP
7 179 (6.34%) Internet
8 136 (4.82%) DHCP
9 105 (3.72%) SSL
10 101 (3.58%) VPN
11 94 (3.33%) NAS
12 75 (2.66%) SNMP
13 72 (2.55%) SSH
14 71 (2.51%) LAN
15 68 (2.41%) WAN
16 63 (2.23%) SMTP
17 54 (1.91%) FTP
18 51 (1.81%) BIG-IP
19 49 (1.74%) Kerberos
20 48 (1.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1022 (36.19%) MySQL
2 416 (14.73%) MongoDB
3 359 (12.71%) NoSQL
4 342 (12.11%) PostgreSQL
5 287 (10.16%) Redis
6 232 (8.22%) SQL Server
7 193 (6.83%) Hadoop
8 192 (6.80%) Big Data
9 171 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 143 (5.06%) Relational Database
11 88 (3.12%) HBase
12 62 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
13 56 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 50 (1.77%) RDBMS
15 44 (1.56%) MariaDB
16 43 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 42 (1.49%) DB2
18 40 (1.42%) CouchDB
19 37 (1.31%) Riak
20 30 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 693 (24.54%) Jenkins
2 686 (24.29%) Git (software)
3 343 (12.15%) Subversion
4 183 (6.48%) Maven
5 173 (6.13%) Hudson
6 146 (5.17%) JIRA
7 117 (4.14%) TeamCity
8 113 (4.00%) Ant
9 71 (2.51%) Selenium
10 61 (2.16%) Cucumber
11 59 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 59 (2.09%) RSpec
12 45 (1.59%) CruiseControl
13 26 (0.92%) Eclipse
14 25 (0.89%) Mercurial
15 22 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
16 21 (0.74%) MSBuild
16 21 (0.74%) PHPUnit
16 21 (0.74%) JUnit
17 18 (0.64%) Firebug
General
1 288 (10.20%) Finance
2 160 (5.67%) Games
3 97 (3.43%) Marketing
4 73 (2.58%) Banking
5 72 (2.55%) Retail
6 69 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 56 (1.98%) Publishing
8 55 (1.95%) Advertising
9 34 (1.20%) Law
10 31 (1.10%) Music Industry
10 31 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 21 (0.74%) Legal
12 19 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 11 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.28%) Electronics
16 6 (0.21%) Billing
17 5 (0.18%) German Language
17 5 (0.18%) Italian Language
17 5 (0.18%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 864 (30.59%) Administrator
2 755 (26.74%) Systems Administrator
3 597 (21.14%) Linux Administrator
4 530 (18.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 504 (17.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 384 (13.60%) Developer
7 234 (8.29%) Linux Engineer
8 161 (5.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 141 (4.99%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 119 (4.21%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 117 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
12 110 (3.90%) Operations Engineer
12 110 (3.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 101 (3.58%) Architect
14 90 (3.19%) Web Engineer
15 87 (3.08%) Senior Developer
16 80 (2.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 74 (2.62%) Java Developer
18 61 (2.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 61 (2.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (16.08%) Web Services
2 337 (11.93%) LAMP
3 239 (8.46%) .NET
4 224 (7.93%) HTML
5 190 (6.73%) CSS
6 128 (4.53%) jQuery
7 123 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
8 120 (4.25%) XML
9 112 (3.97%) HTML5
10 104 (3.68%) JSON
11 101 (3.58%) Ruby on Rails
12 93 (3.29%) AngularJS
13 86 (3.05%) Spring
14 84 (2.97%) RESTful
15 78 (2.76%) REST
16 73 (2.58%) ASP.NET
17 71 (2.51%) ActiveMQ
18 61 (2.16%) J2EE
19 58 (2.05%) Memcached
19 58 (2.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 669 (23.69%) Open Source
2 151 (5.35%) Clustering
3 131 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 99 (3.51%) Replication
5 92 (3.26%) Social Media
6 84 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 54 (1.91%) User Experience
9 50 (1.77%) Management Information System
10 43 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 39 (1.38%) Blog
11 39 (1.38%) Digital Media
12 33 (1.17%) Mathematics
13 32 (1.13%) Blackberry
14 28 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
15 27 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (0.85%) Online Games
17 21 (0.74%) LPAR
17 21 (0.74%) DLPAR
18 14 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2306 (81.66%) Linux
2 708 (25.07%) Windows
3 583 (20.64%) CentOS
3 583 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 573 (20.29%) Ubuntu
5 570 (20.18%) UNIX
6 376 (13.31%) Debian
7 176 (6.23%) Solaris
8 127 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 63 (2.23%) SUSE
10 61 (2.16%) AIX
11 57 (2.02%) Fedora
12 41 (1.45%) Android
13 40 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (1.42%) Apple iOS
14 34 (1.20%) OpenBSD
15 25 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (0.81%) Mac OS X
17 20 (0.71%) FreeBSD
18 15 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1368 (48.44%) DevOps
2 920 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 659 (23.34%) Configuration Management
4 496 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
5 321 (11.37%) Scrum
6 316 (11.19%) E-Commerce
7 269 (9.53%) Load Balancing
8 236 (8.36%) TDD
9 211 (7.47%) ITIL
10 173 (6.13%) Performance Tuning
11 170 (6.02%) Software Engineering
12 138 (4.89%) Mentoring
13 130 (4.60%) BDD
14 129 (4.57%) Build Automation
15 122 (4.32%) MVC
16 118 (4.18%) OO
17 101 (3.58%) Analytics
18 83 (2.94%) Kanban
19 81 (2.87%) SOA
20 73 (2.58%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1266 (44.83%) Python
2 1007 (35.66%) Ruby
3 912 (32.29%) Java
4 897 (31.76%) Bash Shell
5 860 (30.45%) Perl
6 609 (21.57%) PHP
7 412 (14.59%) JavaScript
8 356 (12.61%) SQL
9 242 (8.57%) Shell Script
10 217 (7.68%) PowerShell
11 145 (5.13%) C#
12 103 (3.65%) Scala
13 89 (3.15%) C
14 65 (2.30%) C++
15 43 (1.52%) Korn
16 33 (1.17%) Groovy
17 29 (1.03%) R
18 23 (0.81%) AWK
19 21 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
20 20 (0.71%) Golang
Qualifications
1 218 (7.72%) Degree
2 53 (1.88%) RHCE
3 47 (1.66%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.85%) Sun Certification
7 23 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (0.78%) CCNA
9 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.60%) LPIC
10 17 (0.60%) Linux+ Certification
11 15 (0.53%) MCSE
12 11 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 10 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.28%) CISSP
14 8 (0.28%) CCNP
14 8 (0.28%) MCITP
15 7 (0.25%) VCAP
15 7 (0.25%) CCAA
15 7 (0.25%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (5.24%) QA
2 87 (3.08%) SLA
3 38 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) COBIT
7 2 (0.071%) WAI
8 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 441 (15.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 211 (7.47%) KVM
3 171 (6.06%) Varnish
4 157 (5.56%) NFS
5 151 (5.35%) Xen
6 126 (4.46%) Active Directory
7 100 (3.54%) vSphere
8 78 (2.76%) Samba
9 70 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
10 61 (2.16%) Postfix
11 50 (1.77%) Hyper-V
12 45 (1.59%) Snort
13 43 (1.52%) Docker
14 41 (1.45%) VMware ESX
15 38 (1.35%) vCloud
16 32 (1.13%) XenServer
17 30 (1.06%) Sendmail
18 29 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 18 (0.64%) XenApp
20 16 (0.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1614 (57.15%) Opscode Chef
2 676 (23.94%) Nagios
3 264 (9.35%) ZABBIX
4 261 (9.24%) Ansible
5 216 (7.65%) Vagrant
6 201 (7.12%) Salt
7 150 (5.31%) Cacti
8 112 (3.97%) logstash
9 102 (3.61%) CFEngine
10 76 (2.69%) HAProxy
11 74 (2.62%) Ganglia
12 72 (2.55%) Capistrano
13 56 (1.98%) SCOM
13 56 (1.98%) Zenoss
14 54 (1.91%) Munin
15 51 (1.81%) StatsD
16 49 (1.74%) Kibana
16 49 (1.74%) Opsview
17 38 (1.35%) NetBackup
18 37 (1.31%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 783 (27.73%) Red Hat
2 678 (24.01%) VMware
3 316 (11.19%) Oracle
4 199 (7.05%) Microsoft
5 196 (6.94%) JBoss
6 187 (6.62%) Cisco
7 181 (6.41%) HP
8 126 (4.46%) Rackspace
9 99 (3.51%) EMC
10 88 (3.12%) NetApp
11 86 (3.05%) IBM
12 81 (2.87%) Dell
13 79 (2.80%) New Relic
14 75 (2.66%) Citrix
15 73 (2.58%) SaltStack
16 69 (2.44%) Juniper
17 68 (2.41%) Google
18 63 (2.23%) Splunk
19 56 (1.98%) F5
19 56 (1.98%) Veritas
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + high bonus, + some on call, plus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + package + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Talent International
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Salary: 450 - 550
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - to 38k Plus exception benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum 30% bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago