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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 60 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 18 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.44% 1.45% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.96% 40.63% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 7
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £53,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
53 32 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.19% 3.57% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 90
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 22 May 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Python
2 25 (58.14%) Perl
3 23 (53.49%) VMware
3 23 (53.49%) CentOS
4 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (39.53%) Ruby
6 16 (37.21%) Open Source
6 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
7 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (34.88%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (32.56%) Ubuntu
8 14 (32.56%) Debian
9 13 (30.23%) Windows
10 12 (27.91%) Android
10 12 (27.91%) iPhone
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Phone
10 12 (27.91%) DevOps
10 12 (27.91%) Blackberry
11 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
12 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.93%) Web Services
12 9 (20.93%) MySQL
13 8 (18.60%) PHP
14 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (16.28%) Subversion
14 7 (16.28%) SAN
14 7 (16.28%) LAMP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (16.28%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (9.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
1 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) HTTP
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
3 5 (11.63%) Internet
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Administrator
1 22 (51.16%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (25.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Chief Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Web Services
2 7 (16.28%) LAMP
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) XHTML
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) Dojo
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Open Source
2 12 (27.91%) iPhone
2 12 (27.91%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Wiki
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) CentOS
3 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (32.56%) Ubuntu
4 14 (32.56%) Debian
5 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 12 (27.91%) Android
6 12 (27.91%) Windows Phone
7 6 (13.95%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) DevOps
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) DNA
3 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.98%) Line Management
6 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) OOP
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) OOD
7 1 (2.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Python
1 25 (58.14%) Perl
2 17 (39.53%) Ruby
3 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 4 (9.30%) C#
8 2 (4.65%) C++
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) qmail
3 1 (2.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 6 (13.95%) Juniper
4 4 (9.30%) HP