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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 64 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 11 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.51% 1.69% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.38% 38.64% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 14
Average salary £90,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
32 44 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.40% 4.38% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 70
Average salary £57,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.34% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (86.67%) Web Services
1 26 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (70.00%) DevOps
3 19 (63.33%) Open Source
3 19 (63.33%) Node.js
3 19 (63.33%) GitHub
3 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) IIS
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) C#
6 7 (23.33%) VMware
6 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (23.33%) Amazon S3
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (13.33%) Python
7 4 (13.33%) Debian
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 4 (13.33%) MySQL
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.67%) Firewall
8 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (63.33%) Node.js
2 9 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (86.67%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (63.33%) GitHub
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon S3
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) DevOps Specialist
1 19 (63.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Chief Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (6.67%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Debian
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 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%) XenServer
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) New Relic
2 2 (6.67%) Percona
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards