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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 116 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 25 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 1.03% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.02% 8.71% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 7
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
208 264 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.84% 11.84% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138 193 107
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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 4 March 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Reading

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 28 (77.78%) MySQL
3 25 (69.44%) Apache
4 24 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (63.89%) DevOps
6 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
7 21 (58.33%) Perl
8 20 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (52.78%) Python
10 17 (47.22%) Windows
10 17 (47.22%) .NET
11 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
12 14 (38.89%) UNIX
12 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
13 13 (36.11%) Nagios
13 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
13 13 (36.11%) Oracle
14 12 (33.33%) PHP
14 12 (33.33%) HTTP
14 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
15 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
15 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (30.56%) Ruby
15 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
15 11 (30.56%) SaaS
15 11 (30.56%) NAS
15 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 25 (69.44%) Apache
2 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (30.56%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (30.56%) IIS
3 11 (30.56%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) HTTP
2 11 (30.56%) NAS
2 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
2 11 (30.56%) SAN
2 11 (30.56%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Hudson
3 5 (13.89%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) Ant
4 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.33%) Subversion
6 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 2 (5.56%) AnthillPro
6 2 (5.56%) JBehave
6 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) RESTful
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) JDBC
3 2 (5.56%) JSP
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) Spring
3 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.56%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Taglibs
3 2 (5.56%) FreeMarker
3 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.56%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (2.78%) Celery
4 1 (2.78%) Catalyst
4 1 (2.78%) libvirt
4 1 (2.78%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Open Source
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) UNIX
5 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.33%) VMS
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.78%) Solaris
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) DevOps
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Configuration Management
4 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Release Management
7 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.89%) Change Management
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 2 (5.56%) Website Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Information Retrieval
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) OOD
10 1 (2.78%) OO
10 1 (2.78%) Validation
10 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 21 (58.33%) Perl
3 19 (52.78%) Python
4 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 12 (33.33%) PHP
6 11 (30.56%) Ruby
7 9 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.56%) XQuery
10 2 (5.56%) VBScript
10 2 (5.56%) XPath
10 2 (5.56%) Groovy
11 1 (2.78%) SQL
11 1 (2.78%) C
11 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) Ceph
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (36.11%) Nagios
3 11 (30.56%) OpenAM
4 6 (16.67%) Zenoss
4 6 (16.67%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.56%) collectd
5 2 (5.56%) Graphite
6 1 (2.78%) Salt
6 1 (2.78%) Rsyslog
6 1 (2.78%) Ganeti
6 1 (2.78%) logstash
6 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.78%) Cacti
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, UK or Bristol, UK
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 28 days ago