The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 109 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% - 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.00% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £100,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.72% 3.67% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 49
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Puppet
South East

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 17 April 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Kent

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) FreeBSD
4 4 (57.14%) LAMP
4 4 (57.14%) Debian
4 4 (57.14%) OpenBSD
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (57.14%) KVM
5 3 (42.86%) Solaris
5 3 (42.86%) Veritas
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (28.57%) NFS
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 1 (14.29%) YAML
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) FreeBSD
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
2 4 (57.14%) OpenBSD
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell