The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 90 86 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 10 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.91% 1.54% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.90% 26.67% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £67,500 £52,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.80% +38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Puppet
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
84 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.66% 5.77% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 48 30
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Puppet
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Kent

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Kent

Puppet
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £67,500 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) Hudson
4 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) CentOS
5 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (50.00%) SaaS
5 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Build Automation
7 7 (38.89%) SDLC
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (16.67%) Docker
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (16.67%) HAProxy
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (16.67%) SignalR
10 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 2 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Hudson
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (16.67%) MSMQ
2 3 (16.67%) SignalR
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) HACMP
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) CentOS
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) AIX
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Build Automation
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
1 3 (16.67%) NFS
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.56%) iptables
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 3 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Veritas
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Nimsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) VeriFone