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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 245 399 509
Rank change year-on-year
+154 +110
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1249 601 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.25% 10.17% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 998 518 363
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6845 5910 5748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.07% 5.67% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5473 4601 4827
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +75 843 £52,500 - 104
South East +86 195 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Yorkshire +28 71 £42,500 -29.16% 6
East of England +24 57 £45,750 +52.50% 8
South West +16 33 £45,000 +3.44% 6
North West +17 25 £40,000 -5.88% 14
West Midlands - 11 £40,500 -
East Midlands -11 8 £36,000 -
North East - 6 £37,810 -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1897 (75.97%) Linux
2 1408 (56.39%) Opscode Chef
3 996 (39.89%) Python
4 895 (35.84%) MySQL
5 877 (35.12%) Ruby
6 851 (34.08%) Perl
7 808 (32.36%) Java
8 748 (29.96%) Red Hat
9 696 (27.87%) Apache
10 673 (26.95%) Bash Shell
11 647 (25.91%) Git (software)
12 624 (24.99%) Configuration Management
13 597 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 586 (23.47%) Nagios
15 580 (23.23%) UNIX
16 562 (22.51%) Open Source
17 537 (21.51%) VMware
18 536 (21.47%) PHP
19 532 (21.31%) Windows
20 516 (20.66%) CentOS
21 510 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
22 503 (20.14%) Web Services
23 501 (20.06%) Jenkins
24 449 (17.98%) Tomcat
25 440 (17.62%) Ubuntu
26 438 (17.54%) TCP/IP
27 422 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
28 401 (16.06%) DNS
29 396 (15.86%) JavaScript
30 365 (14.62%) MongoDB

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 696 (27.87%) Apache
2 449 (17.98%) Tomcat
3 222 (8.89%) nginx
4 183 (7.33%) Node.js
5 173 (6.93%) IIS
6 135 (5.41%) Apache Solr
7 128 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
8 98 (3.92%) OpenStack
9 60 (2.40%) Jetty
10 58 (2.32%) Drupal
11 49 (1.96%) MS Exchange
12 44 (1.76%) WebSphere
12 44 (1.76%) Cloud Foundry
13 40 (1.60%) Confluence
14 38 (1.52%) WebLogic
15 36 (1.44%) CMS
16 29 (1.16%) SharePoint
17 23 (0.92%) Alfresco
18 22 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (0.84%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 107 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.36%) MS Office
3 4 (0.16%) Maya
4 2 (0.080%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.040%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 27 (1.08%) Magento
2 11 (0.44%) SunGard APT
2 11 (0.44%) FastVal
3 6 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.040%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 510 (20.42%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (9.85%) Amazon EC2
3 151 (6.05%) SaaS
4 132 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
5 85 (3.40%) IaaS
6 79 (3.16%) Amazon S3
7 77 (3.08%) PaaS
8 63 (2.52%) Joyent
9 62 (2.48%) GitHub
10 46 (1.84%) Amazon ELB
11 45 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
12 42 (1.68%) Route 53
13 19 (0.76%) Heroku
14 18 (0.72%) Engine Yard
15 15 (0.60%) Google Apps
16 14 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
17 9 (0.36%) Basecamp
18 7 (0.28%) CloudFront
19 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
19 3 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 438 (17.54%) TCP/IP
2 401 (16.06%) DNS
3 300 (12.01%) SAN
4 273 (10.93%) Firewall
5 202 (8.09%) HTTP
5 202 (8.09%) LDAP
6 195 (7.81%) Internet
7 164 (6.57%) NAS
8 126 (5.05%) VPN
9 95 (3.80%) DHCP
10 84 (3.36%) SNMP
11 77 (3.08%) SSH
12 76 (3.04%) SMTP
13 65 (2.60%) Kerberos
14 62 (2.48%) iSCSI
15 61 (2.44%) SSL
16 60 (2.40%) VLAN
17 38 (1.52%) AMQP
18 37 (1.48%) BGP
18 37 (1.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 895 (35.84%) MySQL
2 365 (14.62%) MongoDB
3 361 (14.46%) NoSQL
4 291 (11.65%) Redis
5 254 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
6 159 (6.37%) Hadoop
7 142 (5.69%) Relational Database
8 138 (5.53%) SQL Server
8 138 (5.53%) Big Data
9 136 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 94 (3.76%) RDBMS
11 74 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
12 59 (2.36%) MariaDB
13 56 (2.24%) HBase
14 52 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 45 (1.80%) CouchDB
16 39 (1.56%) Apache Hive
17 38 (1.52%) Riak
18 33 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 647 (25.91%) Git (software)
2 501 (20.06%) Jenkins
3 334 (13.38%) Subversion
4 240 (9.61%) Maven
5 161 (6.45%) Hudson
6 138 (5.53%) Ant
7 124 (4.97%) JIRA
8 76 (3.04%) Selenium
9 74 (2.96%) RSpec
10 69 (2.76%) Cucumber
11 62 (2.48%) Mercurial
12 59 (2.36%) JUnit
13 58 (2.32%) TeamCity
14 45 (1.80%) PHPUnit
15 44 (1.76%) PhoneGap
16 42 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 42 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (1.44%) Gradle
18 31 (1.24%) Eclipse
19 28 (1.12%) FishEye
General
1 267 (10.69%) Finance
2 158 (6.33%) Games
3 76 (3.04%) Telecoms
4 73 (2.92%) Banking
5 67 (2.68%) Retail
5 67 (2.68%) Marketing
6 45 (1.80%) Online Betting
7 42 (1.68%) Advertising
8 30 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 24 (0.96%) Law
10 16 (0.64%) Publishing
11 14 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.48%) Back Office
13 10 (0.40%) Electronics
13 10 (0.40%) Legal
13 10 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
14 9 (0.36%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 719 (28.79%) Administrator
2 656 (26.27%) Systems Administrator
3 523 (20.95%) Linux Administrator
4 470 (18.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 443 (17.74%) Developer
6 353 (14.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 290 (11.61%) Linux Engineer
8 170 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
9 167 (6.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 119 (4.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 116 (4.65%) Architect
12 115 (4.61%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 99 (3.96%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 91 (3.64%) Team Leader
15 90 (3.60%) Senior Developer
16 86 (3.44%) Web Developer
17 80 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 70 (2.80%) Java Developer
19 62 (2.48%) Software Engineer
20 56 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (20.14%) Web Services
2 336 (13.46%) HTML
3 280 (11.21%) CSS
4 269 (10.77%) LAMP
5 172 (6.89%) HTML5
6 170 (6.81%) jQuery
7 166 (6.65%) .NET
8 161 (6.45%) J2EE
9 149 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
10 129 (5.17%) Spring
11 124 (4.97%) ActiveMQ
12 118 (4.73%) XML
13 117 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
14 103 (4.12%) CSS3
15 96 (3.84%) JSON
16 95 (3.80%) Symfony
17 86 (3.44%) Backbone.js
18 79 (3.16%) Hibernate
19 71 (2.84%) AngularJS
20 65 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 562 (22.51%) Open Source
2 214 (8.57%) Clustering
3 137 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 79 (3.16%) Replication
4 79 (3.16%) Social Media
5 58 (2.32%) Mobile App
5 58 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 50 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 47 (1.88%) Online Games
8 45 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 41 (1.64%) Digital Media
10 31 (1.24%) Blog
11 25 (1.00%) LPAR
11 25 (1.00%) DLPAR
12 21 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 19 (0.76%) Derivative
14 17 (0.68%) Taxonomies
14 17 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (0.64%) Social Network
16 15 (0.60%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1897 (75.97%) Linux
2 597 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 580 (23.23%) UNIX
4 532 (21.31%) Windows
5 516 (20.66%) CentOS
6 440 (17.62%) Ubuntu
7 353 (14.14%) Debian
8 186 (7.45%) Solaris
9 137 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 62 (2.48%) Apple iOS
11 60 (2.40%) AIX
12 59 (2.36%) Android
13 45 (1.80%) Mac OS X
14 44 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (1.52%) FreeBSD
16 34 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 30 (1.20%) SUSE
18 20 (0.80%) OpenBSD
19 15 (0.60%) Windows 7
20 14 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (24.99%) Configuration Management
2 422 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
4 295 (11.81%) E-Commerce
5 287 (11.49%) Scrum
6 270 (10.81%) TDD
6 270 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 178 (7.13%) ITIL
8 161 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 98 (3.92%) Analytics
10 97 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
11 90 (3.60%) OO
12 87 (3.48%) MVC
13 85 (3.40%) SOA
13 85 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
14 84 (3.36%) Kanban
15 79 (3.16%) Unit Testing
16 75 (3.00%) Release Management
17 74 (2.96%) Build Automation
18 72 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 996 (39.89%) Python
2 877 (35.12%) Ruby
3 851 (34.08%) Perl
4 808 (32.36%) Java
5 673 (26.95%) Bash Shell
6 536 (21.47%) PHP
7 396 (15.86%) JavaScript
8 342 (13.70%) SQL
9 269 (10.77%) Shell Script
10 206 (8.25%) PowerShell
11 122 (4.89%) C#
12 117 (4.69%) Scala
13 87 (3.48%) CoffeeScript
14 84 (3.36%) C
15 56 (2.24%) C++
16 53 (2.12%) Korn
17 51 (2.04%) Groovy
18 36 (1.44%) PHP5
19 35 (1.40%) Clojure
20 33 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 221 (8.85%) Degree
2 106 (4.25%) RHCE
3 29 (1.16%) Sun Certification
4 25 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (0.80%) MCSE
7 17 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (0.60%) SAP Certification
8 15 (0.60%) Linux+ Certification
8 15 (0.60%) LPIC
9 12 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (0.44%) MCITP
11 10 (0.40%) CCNA
12 8 (0.32%) MCP
12 8 (0.32%) CCA
12 8 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (0.32%) Security Cleared
12 8 (0.32%) MCSM
13 7 (0.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (6.17%) QA
2 44 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.16%) SLA
4 28 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 332 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 211 (8.45%) Active Directory
3 199 (7.97%) KVM
4 161 (6.45%) NFS
5 145 (5.81%) Varnish
6 71 (2.84%) Xen
7 62 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
8 54 (2.16%) XenServer
9 50 (2.00%) Hyper-V
10 48 (1.92%) Samba
11 42 (1.68%) Sendmail
12 41 (1.64%) Postfix
13 36 (1.44%) VMware ESX
14 35 (1.40%) vSphere
15 22 (0.88%) VirtualBox
16 19 (0.76%) vCloud
17 15 (0.60%) Squid
17 15 (0.60%) qmail
18 14 (0.56%) XenApp
19 11 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1408 (56.39%) Opscode Chef
2 586 (23.47%) Nagios
3 195 (7.81%) ZABBIX
4 149 (5.97%) Vagrant
5 128 (5.13%) CFEngine
6 104 (4.16%) Cacti
7 76 (3.04%) Ansible
8 71 (2.84%) SCOM
9 70 (2.80%) Ganglia
10 63 (2.52%) Cobbler
11 62 (2.48%) Capistrano
12 55 (2.20%) Munin
13 48 (1.92%) HAProxy
14 41 (1.64%) Tivoli
15 35 (1.40%) WSUS
15 35 (1.40%) Zenoss
16 34 (1.36%) OpenView
17 32 (1.28%) StatsD
18 30 (1.20%) NetBackup
19 28 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 748 (29.96%) Red Hat
2 537 (21.51%) VMware
3 255 (10.21%) Oracle
4 227 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 164 (6.57%) JBoss
6 150 (6.01%) Rackspace
7 123 (4.93%) Cisco
8 114 (4.57%) HP
8 114 (4.57%) NetApp
9 103 (4.12%) EMC
10 73 (2.92%) Twitter
11 66 (2.64%) Sun
12 60 (2.40%) New Relic
13 59 (2.36%) Facebook
13 59 (2.36%) Splunk
14 55 (2.20%) Google
15 52 (2.08%) IBM
16 51 (2.04%) Dell
16 51 (2.04%) Veritas
17 45 (1.80%) Citrix
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - to 35k Plus exception benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Please apply and get in touch to discuss salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Please apply and get in touch to discuss salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Asergis Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20 Days' Holiday + Bank Holidays
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Pure360
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits + stock
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday