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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 90 86 111
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 14 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 0.83% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.47% 16.33% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £62,000 £65,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £63,500 £84,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £69,000 £116,000
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
85 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.92% 5.09% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 49
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +9 9 £64,000 +2.40% 1
Chatham - 3 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £30,000 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (62.50%) DevOps
3 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (45.83%) Python
5 10 (41.67%) Perl
6 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 9 (37.50%) Statistics
6 9 (37.50%) SNMP
6 9 (37.50%) Nagios
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) Ruby
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Vagrant
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (29.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (29.17%) CentOS
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
8 7 (29.17%) SoftLayer
9 6 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
9 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (25.00%) Unix
9 6 (25.00%) .NET

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (29.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (29.17%) SoftLayer
3 6 (25.00%) SaaS
3 6 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SNMP
2 8 (33.33%) VPN
3 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 5 (20.83%) LDAP
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (8.33%) SAN
9 1 (4.17%) Firewall
9 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 6 (25.00%) Hudson
4 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (20.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) Grails
1 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (8.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (8.33%) SignalR
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Statistics
2 6 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (25.00%) PKI
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) HACMP
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (29.17%) CentOS
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.50%) AIX
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) High Availability
6 3 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) ITSM
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 8 (33.33%) Ruby
5 6 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.17%) MCITP
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) MCTS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) NFS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Xen
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (37.50%) Nagios
3 3 (12.50%) Ansible
3 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (4.17%) MOM
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Splunk
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) BMC
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Remedy
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Nimsoft
7 1 (4.17%) VeriFone
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