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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 84 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.24% -
As % of the Systems Management category 15.56% 5.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £69,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
45 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.69% 4.61% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 34
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) DevOps
3 13 (56.52%) Perl
4 12 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (47.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (47.83%) UNIX
5 11 (47.83%) AIX
5 11 (47.83%) Solaris
5 11 (47.83%) Python
5 11 (47.83%) LDAP
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) Veritas
6 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (43.48%) NFS
6 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
6 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) MySQL
6 10 (43.48%) HACMP
6 10 (43.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
7 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
7 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (39.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
7 9 (39.13%) Clustering
8 8 (34.78%) NetBackup
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) VMware

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) LDAP
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
1 9 (39.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) NUnit
4 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
5 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) Hudson
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
1 1 (4.35%) SignalR
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) HACMP
2 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 3 (13.04%) NHS
6 1 (4.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
2 11 (47.83%) Solaris
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Perl
2 11 (47.83%) Python
3 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
4 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (43.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (43.48%) NFS
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Squid
4 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (34.78%) NetBackup
3 7 (30.43%) OpenView
3 7 (30.43%) Control-M
4 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Veritas
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
3 8 (34.78%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Sun
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) SaltStack
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
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