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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 228 304 446
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +142
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1342 860 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.23% 0.84% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.93% 13.55% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 733 421
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 £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6733 6347 5638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.19% 6.23% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5419 5117 4676
Average salary £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.97% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
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 23 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 23 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 +47 923 £55,000 +4.26% 110
South East +45 166 £52,500 +16.66% 26
Yorkshire -17 79 £42,500 - 15
East of England +22 61 £47,500 +5.55% 7
North West +43 46 £40,000 -4.19% 9
South West +15 32 £52,500 +66.66% 5
East Midlands +10 22 £40,000 +35.59% 8
West Midlands -2 6 £65,000 +88.40% 8
North East - 2 £45,000 - 2
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 2043 (78.70%) Linux
2 1515 (58.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1195 (46.03%) DevOps
4 1139 (43.88%) Python
5 938 (36.13%) Ruby
6 932 (35.90%) MySQL
7 863 (33.24%) Java
8 778 (29.97%) Perl
9 742 (28.58%) Bash Shell
10 699 (26.93%) Red Hat
11 687 (26.46%) Apache
12 664 (25.58%) Git (software)
13 615 (23.69%) Jenkins
14 614 (23.65%) Nagios
15 612 (23.57%) Open Source
16 593 (22.84%) PHP
16 593 (22.84%) Windows
17 585 (22.53%) Configuration Management
18 572 (22.03%) VMware
19 559 (21.53%) UNIX
20 542 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 535 (20.61%) Ubuntu
22 534 (20.57%) Amazon AWS
23 501 (19.30%) CentOS
24 461 (17.76%) Web Services
25 449 (17.30%) Continuous Integration
26 429 (16.53%) Tomcat
27 428 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
28 425 (16.37%) JavaScript
29 398 (15.33%) DNS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (26.46%) Apache
2 429 (16.53%) Tomcat
3 378 (14.56%) nginx
4 235 (9.05%) Node.js
5 178 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
6 175 (6.74%) IIS
7 130 (5.01%) OpenStack
8 111 (4.28%) Apache Solr
9 67 (2.58%) Jetty
10 66 (2.54%) WebLogic
11 64 (2.47%) Drupal
12 51 (1.96%) MS Exchange
13 40 (1.54%) WebSphere
14 38 (1.46%) Confluence
15 30 (1.16%) CMS
16 26 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (0.77%) CloudStack
17 20 (0.77%) WordPress
18 18 (0.69%) SharePoint
19 14 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 102 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.077%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.077%) MS Office
4 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.039%) InDesign
4 1 (0.039%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.039%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (1.62%) 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 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.039%) RMDS
6 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 534 (20.57%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (8.74%) Amazon EC2
3 143 (5.51%) SaaS
4 133 (5.12%) Cloud Computing
5 100 (3.85%) IaaS
6 88 (3.39%) Amazon S3
7 84 (3.24%) PaaS
8 81 (3.12%) GitHub
9 75 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 59 (2.27%) Joyent
11 46 (1.77%) Amazon ELB
12 27 (1.04%) Route 53
13 19 (0.73%) ElastiCache
14 17 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
15 16 (0.62%) Basecamp
16 12 (0.46%) Google Apps
17 9 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
18 7 (0.27%) CloudFront
19 5 (0.19%) Heroku
20 4 (0.15%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 398 (15.33%) DNS
2 381 (14.68%) TCP/IP
3 280 (10.79%) Firewall
4 277 (10.67%) SAN
5 230 (8.86%) HTTP
6 195 (7.51%) Internet
7 192 (7.40%) LDAP
8 133 (5.12%) VPN
9 132 (5.08%) NAS
10 111 (4.28%) DHCP
11 89 (3.43%) SSL
12 80 (3.08%) SNMP
13 77 (2.97%) SMTP
14 58 (2.23%) SSH
15 54 (2.08%) Kerberos
16 52 (2.00%) LAN
16 52 (2.00%) VoIP
17 46 (1.77%) iSCSI
18 44 (1.69%) WAN
19 43 (1.66%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 932 (35.90%) MySQL
2 396 (15.25%) MongoDB
3 360 (13.87%) NoSQL
4 309 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
5 304 (11.71%) Redis
6 206 (7.94%) SQL Server
7 190 (7.32%) Big Data
8 189 (7.28%) Hadoop
9 151 (5.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 129 (4.97%) Relational Database
11 82 (3.16%) HBase
12 70 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
13 57 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 44 (1.69%) RDBMS
15 40 (1.54%) Riak
16 39 (1.50%) MariaDB
17 36 (1.39%) DB2
18 33 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 664 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 615 (23.69%) Jenkins
3 340 (13.10%) Subversion
4 203 (7.82%) Maven
5 159 (6.12%) Hudson
6 133 (5.12%) JIRA
7 128 (4.93%) Ant
8 89 (3.43%) TeamCity
9 70 (2.70%) Selenium
10 65 (2.50%) RSpec
10 65 (2.50%) Cucumber
11 56 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 37 (1.43%) Mercurial
13 33 (1.27%) JUnit
14 31 (1.19%) CruiseControl
14 31 (1.19%) PHPUnit
15 30 (1.16%) Eclipse
16 27 (1.04%) PhoneGap
17 19 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (0.69%) Firebug
General
1 257 (9.90%) Finance
2 122 (4.70%) Games
3 84 (3.24%) Marketing
4 69 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 69 (2.66%) Retail
5 55 (2.12%) Banking
6 42 (1.62%) Advertising
7 36 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 27 (1.04%) Music Industry
9 25 (0.96%) Online Betting
10 23 (0.89%) Law
11 21 (0.81%) Publishing
12 10 (0.39%) Legal
13 9 (0.35%) 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
1 757 (29.16%) Administrator
2 673 (25.92%) Systems Administrator
3 566 (21.80%) Linux Administrator
4 498 (19.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 473 (18.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 409 (15.76%) Developer
7 252 (9.71%) Linux Engineer
8 148 (5.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 124 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
10 123 (4.74%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 120 (4.62%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 101 (3.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 94 (3.62%) Web Engineer
14 93 (3.58%) Architect
15 92 (3.54%) Operations Engineer
16 82 (3.16%) Senior Developer
17 75 (2.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 68 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 65 (2.50%) Software Engineer
20 63 (2.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (17.76%) Web Services
2 284 (10.94%) HTML
3 270 (10.40%) LAMP
4 243 (9.36%) CSS
5 202 (7.78%) .NET
6 149 (5.74%) jQuery
7 145 (5.59%) HTML5
8 127 (4.89%) RabbitMQ
9 120 (4.62%) XML
10 116 (4.47%) JSON
11 112 (4.31%) Ruby on Rails
12 109 (4.20%) J2EE
13 101 (3.89%) Spring
14 91 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
15 84 (3.24%) AngularJS
16 70 (2.70%) REST
16 70 (2.70%) CSS3
16 70 (2.70%) RESTful
17 67 (2.58%) Backbone.js
18 61 (2.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 612 (23.57%) Open Source
2 158 (6.09%) Clustering
3 141 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 105 (4.04%) Replication
5 86 (3.31%) Social Media
6 55 (2.12%) Hedge funds
7 50 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 41 (1.58%) Blog
9 39 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 35 (1.35%) Digital Media
11 28 (1.08%) Blackberry
12 26 (1.00%) Online Games
13 23 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 20 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.65%) Social Network
16 13 (0.50%) LPAR
16 13 (0.50%) DLPAR
17 12 (0.46%) GIS
17 12 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2043 (78.70%) Linux
2 593 (22.84%) Windows
3 559 (21.53%) UNIX
4 542 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 535 (20.61%) Ubuntu
6 501 (19.30%) CentOS
7 374 (14.41%) Debian
8 156 (6.01%) Solaris
9 142 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (2.31%) Apple iOS
11 59 (2.27%) Android
12 52 (2.00%) Fedora
13 49 (1.89%) AIX
14 44 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (1.46%) SUSE
16 36 (1.39%) OpenBSD
17 35 (1.35%) Mac OS X
18 31 (1.19%) FreeBSD
19 26 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
20 14 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1195 (46.03%) DevOps
2 585 (22.53%) Configuration Management
3 449 (17.30%) Continuous Integration
4 428 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
5 304 (11.71%) E-Commerce
6 293 (11.29%) Load Balancing
7 274 (10.55%) Scrum
8 251 (9.67%) TDD
9 197 (7.59%) ITIL
10 184 (7.09%) Software Engineering
11 127 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
12 126 (4.85%) Build Automation
13 108 (4.16%) Analytics
14 101 (3.89%) MVC
15 99 (3.81%) OO
16 93 (3.58%) BDD
17 86 (3.31%) Kanban
18 83 (3.20%) SOA
19 69 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
20 65 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1139 (43.88%) Python
2 938 (36.13%) Ruby
3 863 (33.24%) Java
4 778 (29.97%) Perl
5 742 (28.58%) Bash Shell
6 593 (22.84%) PHP
7 425 (16.37%) JavaScript
8 333 (12.83%) SQL
9 231 (8.90%) Shell Script
10 212 (8.17%) PowerShell
11 136 (5.24%) C#
12 111 (4.28%) Scala
13 82 (3.16%) C
14 60 (2.31%) C++
15 40 (1.54%) Groovy
16 39 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
17 33 (1.27%) Korn
18 27 (1.04%) RubyMotion
19 24 (0.92%) PHP5
20 22 (0.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 214 (8.24%) Degree
2 49 (1.89%) RHCE
3 39 (1.50%) Sun Certification
4 31 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (0.69%) MCSE
8 12 (0.46%) CCNA
8 12 (0.46%) LPIC
8 12 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
9 11 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.35%) MCITP
10 9 (0.35%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.31%) MCSM
11 8 (0.31%) CCA
11 8 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (0.31%) MCP
12 7 (0.27%) VCAP
12 7 (0.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (6.12%) QA
2 65 (2.50%) SLA
3 36 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.15%) COBIT
6 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.077%) WAI
System Software
1 374 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 211 (8.13%) KVM
3 166 (6.39%) Varnish
4 149 (5.74%) Active Directory
5 145 (5.59%) NFS
6 105 (4.04%) Xen
7 79 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
8 73 (2.81%) vSphere
9 60 (2.31%) Samba
10 55 (2.12%) Hyper-V
11 51 (1.96%) Postfix
12 31 (1.19%) XenServer
13 30 (1.16%) VMware ESX
14 28 (1.08%) vCloud
15 26 (1.00%) Docker
16 24 (0.92%) Snort
17 19 (0.73%) Squid
17 19 (0.73%) VirtualBox
18 18 (0.69%) XenApp
19 16 (0.62%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1515 (58.36%) Opscode Chef
2 614 (23.65%) Nagios
3 256 (9.86%) ZABBIX
4 199 (7.67%) Vagrant
5 195 (7.51%) Ansible
6 160 (6.16%) Salt
7 128 (4.93%) Cacti
8 113 (4.35%) logstash
9 109 (4.20%) CFEngine
10 80 (3.08%) Ganglia
10 80 (3.08%) HAProxy
11 78 (3.00%) Capistrano
12 66 (2.54%) SCOM
13 63 (2.43%) Munin
14 59 (2.27%) StatsD
15 52 (2.00%) Opsview
16 49 (1.89%) Kibana
17 47 (1.81%) Zenoss
18 44 (1.69%) NetBackup
19 39 (1.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 699 (26.93%) Red Hat
2 572 (22.03%) VMware
3 285 (10.98%) Oracle
4 209 (8.05%) Microsoft
5 169 (6.51%) Cisco
6 167 (6.43%) JBoss
7 149 (5.74%) Rackspace
8 141 (5.43%) HP
9 100 (3.85%) NetApp
10 78 (3.00%) New Relic
11 73 (2.81%) SaltStack
12 71 (2.73%) EMC
13 70 (2.70%) Dell
14 68 (2.62%) Splunk
15 64 (2.47%) Twitter
16 63 (2.43%) Google
16 63 (2.43%) Juniper
17 59 (2.27%) Citrix
18 54 (2.08%) IBM
19 43 (1.66%) F5
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Fantastic Salary + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + £Neg + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday