The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 117 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 22 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.70% 10.67% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 19
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Puppet
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
188 225 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 9.36% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 161 154 179
Average salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.62% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Puppet
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Reading

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Reading

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 45 (91.84%) Linux
2 42 (85.71%) Perl
3 34 (69.39%) Configuration Management
4 32 (65.31%) MySQL
5 31 (63.27%) Python
6 29 (59.18%) Apache
6 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
7 25 (51.02%) OpenStack
8 24 (48.98%) HTTP
8 24 (48.98%) LAMP
9 23 (46.94%) Tomcat
10 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
10 22 (44.90%) VMware
11 21 (42.86%) JBoss
12 20 (40.82%) Nagios
12 20 (40.82%) High Availability
13 19 (38.78%) SSL
13 19 (38.78%) Unix
14 18 (36.73%) CentOS
15 17 (34.69%) LDAP
16 16 (32.65%) DNS
16 16 (32.65%) Windows
16 16 (32.65%) Web Services
16 16 (32.65%) SMTP
16 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
17 15 (30.61%) Cisco
18 14 (28.57%) Internet
18 14 (28.57%) Forcepoint
18 14 (28.57%) OSPF

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (59.18%) Apache
2 25 (51.02%) OpenStack
3 23 (46.94%) Tomcat
4 21 (42.86%) JBoss
5 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
6 12 (24.49%) nginx
7 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
8 8 (16.33%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (12.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (4.08%) Confluence
10 2 (4.08%) IIS
11 1 (2.04%) CloudStack
11 1 (2.04%) Drupal
11 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (2.04%) Eucalyptus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.57%) SaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Taleo
4 2 (4.08%) GitHub
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) HTTP
2 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
3 19 (38.78%) SSL
4 17 (34.69%) LDAP
5 16 (32.65%) DNS
5 16 (32.65%) SMTP
6 14 (28.57%) BGP
6 14 (28.57%) Internet
6 14 (28.57%) OSPF
7 10 (20.41%) LAN
7 10 (20.41%) WAN
8 9 (18.37%) Firewall
9 8 (16.33%) IPsec
9 8 (16.33%) MPLS
9 8 (16.33%) VPN
9 8 (16.33%) VXLAN
10 7 (14.29%) NAS
11 6 (12.24%) SAN
12 4 (8.16%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (65.31%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) DB2
6 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.04%) Big Data
7 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.08%) Gradle
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Applications Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Applications Support
3 12 (24.49%) Applications Support Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Applications Support
5 10 (20.41%) Senior IT Support
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Administrator
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (8.16%) Associate Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Web Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Product Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) LAMP
2 16 (32.65%) Web Services
3 12 (24.49%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (22.45%) MCollective
5 10 (20.41%) .NET
6 5 (10.20%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.04%) CGI
7 1 (2.04%) CSS
7 1 (2.04%) HTML
7 1 (2.04%) libvirt
7 1 (2.04%) REST
7 1 (2.04%) RESTful
7 1 (2.04%) Sensu
7 1 (2.04%) SOAP
7 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Physics
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Linux
2 19 (38.78%) Unix
3 18 (36.73%) CentOS
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
5 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.04%) Debian
8 1 (2.04%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.04%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Configuration Management
2 20 (40.82%) High Availability
3 11 (22.45%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 8 (16.33%) Open Source
5 5 (10.20%) DevOps
5 5 (10.20%) Web Operations
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) Server Building
6 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Kernel Development
8 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) Perl
2 31 (63.27%) Python
3 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
4 11 (22.45%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) CCIE
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) qmail
1 11 (22.45%) Squid
2 8 (16.33%) iptables
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.08%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) Ceph
5 1 (2.04%) GlusterFS
5 1 (2.04%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) Varnish
5 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Nagios
2 13 (26.53%) Cacti
3 12 (24.49%) Ganglia
3 12 (24.49%) Graphite
3 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (24.49%) ZABBIX
4 11 (22.45%) collectd
4 11 (22.45%) logstash
5 8 (16.33%) OpenAM
6 3 (6.12%) CFEngine
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (2.04%) BMC Marimba
8 1 (2.04%) Check_MK
8 1 (2.04%) Ganeti
8 1 (2.04%) OpenView
8 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (2.04%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
2 22 (44.90%) VMware
3 15 (30.61%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) Forcepoint
5 13 (26.53%) Splunk
6 10 (20.41%) Juniper
6 10 (20.41%) Oracle
7 8 (16.33%) Sun
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.08%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.04%) BMC
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago