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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 60 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 16 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.23% 1.60% 1.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.03% 27.27% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 10
Average salary £90,000 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.76% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
39 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.45% 5.86% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 48
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 August 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) Web Services
1 24 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
1 24 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (63.33%) DevOps
3 17 (56.67%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (56.67%) Open Source
4 16 (53.33%) Node.js
4 16 (53.33%) GitHub
4 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) IIS
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) Amazon S3
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (23.33%) Ruby
7 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (23.33%) MySQL
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) Python
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.00%) Debian
8 6 (20.00%) Perl
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
9 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (13.33%) Tomcat

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Node.js
2 9 (30.00%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) nginx
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
1 24 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (53.33%) GitHub
3 8 (26.67%) Amazon S3
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (53.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Chief Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) MCollective
4 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Debian
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Ruby
3 7 (23.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
5 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
1 2 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Percona
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards