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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 36 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.86% 0.69% -
As % of the Systems Management category 52.94% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
17 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.30% 2.41% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (83.33%) UNIX
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) Shell Script
4 18 (75.00%) Windows
5 17 (70.83%) SAN
6 16 (66.67%) PowerShell
7 15 (62.50%) Web Services
8 14 (58.33%) VPN
8 14 (58.33%) DNS
9 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (45.83%) Replication
11 10 (41.67%) Firewall
11 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
11 10 (41.67%) XML
11 10 (41.67%) Java
11 10 (41.67%) SQL
11 10 (41.67%) JSON
11 10 (41.67%) DevOps
12 9 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
13 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
14 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (29.17%) KVM
14 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
15 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (25.00%) HTTP
15 6 (25.00%) Subversion
16 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
16 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 3 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) SAN
2 14 (58.33%) VPN
2 14 (58.33%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) Firewall
5 9 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (25.00%) HTTP
7 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
8 4 (16.67%) LDAP
8 4 (16.67%) Kerberos
9 3 (12.50%) X.509
9 3 (12.50%) SSL
10 2 (8.33%) NAS
10 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
10 2 (8.33%) SMTP
10 2 (8.33%) Internet
11 1 (4.17%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Ant
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) XML
2 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) OAuth
4 2 (8.33%) SPNEGO
4 2 (8.33%) SAML
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Shell Script
2 16 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (29.17%) KVM
1 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle