The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 52 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.84% 2.81% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 75.00% 88.89% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Puppet
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Systems Management Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.11% 3.16% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Puppet
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Ipswich region.

Puppet Salary Trend in Ipswich

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 20 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) UNIX
5 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (50.00%) SAN
7 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (50.00%) DNS
7 10 (50.00%) XML
7 10 (50.00%) Java
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) JSON
7 10 (50.00%) DevOps
8 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (45.00%) Web Services
9 7 (35.00%) Firewall
10 6 (30.00%) Service Management
10 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (30.00%) Replication
10 6 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
11 5 (25.00%) Sun Certification
11 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (25.00%) Build Automation
12 4 (20.00%) TOGAF

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (50.00%) VPN
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.00%) X.509
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
1 10 (50.00%) JSON
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) SAML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) OAuth
3 1 (5.00%) SPNEGO
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) Build Automation
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) E-business
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens
2 1 (5.00%) ForgeRock