The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South East / Kent
Rank 84 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.12% 0.77% 1.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 10.53% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 76 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.16% 7.29% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 47
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,700 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) YAML
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Unix

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware