The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 54 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 23 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.11% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.82% 21.88% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 9
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £79,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Puppet
Oxfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 32 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.19% 3.49% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 80
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Puppet
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Oxford

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) Perl
3 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 24 (58.54%) CentOS
4 23 (56.10%) Python
5 20 (48.78%) Open Source
6 19 (46.34%) Ruby
7 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
7 17 (41.46%) Windows
8 16 (39.02%) Ubuntu
8 16 (39.02%) Debian
8 16 (39.02%) Blackberry
8 16 (39.02%) Android
8 16 (39.02%) iPhone
8 16 (39.02%) Windows Phone
8 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (31.71%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (26.83%) DevOps
11 11 (26.83%) SAN
12 10 (24.39%) Juniper
12 10 (24.39%) Cisco
12 10 (24.39%) Solaris
12 10 (24.39%) LAMP
13 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
13 9 (21.95%) Web Services
14 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
15 7 (17.07%) PHP
15 7 (17.07%) MySQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (9.76%) Node.js
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (31.71%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon S3
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (9.76%) GitHub
4 4 (9.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) DHCP
3 5 (12.20%) HTTP
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) Internet
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Systems Administrator
1 24 (58.54%) Administrator
2 17 (41.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (41.46%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Chief Architect
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) LAMP
2 9 (21.95%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Open Source
2 16 (39.02%) Blackberry
2 16 (39.02%) iPhone
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Wiki
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) CentOS
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) Debian
4 16 (39.02%) Ubuntu
4 16 (39.02%) Android
4 16 (39.02%) Windows Phone
5 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (24.39%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) DevOps
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) DNA
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Line Management
6 2 (4.88%) OOP
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) Information Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Perl
2 23 (56.10%) Python
3 19 (46.34%) Ruby
4 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 3 (7.32%) C#
9 2 (4.88%) C++
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
3 10 (24.39%) Juniper
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) HP