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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 64 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 78 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.53% 0.44% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.28% 4.42% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 7 21
Average salary £44,875 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.21% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £87,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
215 249 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.74% 10.02% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 145 164 211
Average salary £44,750 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Reading

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 109 (91.60%) Linux
2 82 (68.91%) Python
3 79 (66.39%) MySQL
4 76 (63.87%) Apache
5 61 (51.26%) Perl
5 61 (51.26%) Configuration Management
6 59 (49.58%) DevOps
7 55 (46.22%) CentOS
8 49 (41.18%) Degree
8 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (37.82%) Java
10 44 (36.97%) VMware
10 44 (36.97%) Nagios
10 44 (36.97%) Opscode Chef
11 43 (36.13%) Tomcat
12 42 (35.29%) ZABBIX
13 41 (34.45%) Red Hat
14 39 (32.77%) OpenStack
15 38 (31.93%) TCP/IP
15 38 (31.93%) Windows
16 35 (29.41%) JBoss
16 35 (29.41%) Graphite
17 34 (28.57%) Oracle
17 34 (28.57%) Splunk
17 34 (28.57%) Computer Science
18 32 (26.89%) Web Services
19 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
19 31 (26.05%) NoSQL
20 29 (24.37%) Open Source
20 29 (24.37%) Cacti

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (63.87%) Apache
2 43 (36.13%) Tomcat
3 39 (32.77%) OpenStack
4 35 (29.41%) JBoss
5 28 (23.53%) WebLogic
6 19 (15.97%) nginx
7 7 (5.88%) IIS
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (5.04%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (5.04%) Apache Solr
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
9 5 (4.20%) Drupal
10 4 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.68%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (15.13%) Taleo
3 13 (10.92%) Responsys
4 10 (8.40%) GitHub
5 6 (5.04%) IaaS
5 6 (5.04%) SaaS
5 6 (5.04%) PaaS
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (31.93%) TCP/IP
2 29 (24.37%) DNS
3 28 (23.53%) HTTP
4 22 (18.49%) SSL
4 22 (18.49%) SMTP
5 17 (14.29%) LDAP
6 14 (11.76%) Internet
7 13 (10.92%) Firewall
8 7 (5.88%) OSPF
8 7 (5.88%) BGP
9 6 (5.04%) DHCP
9 6 (5.04%) SSH
10 5 (4.20%) LAN
10 5 (4.20%) WAN
10 5 (4.20%) SAN
10 5 (4.20%) VPN
10 5 (4.20%) MPLS
10 5 (4.20%) IPsec
11 2 (1.68%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (66.39%) MySQL
2 31 (26.05%) NoSQL
3 19 (15.97%) Hadoop
4 16 (13.45%) Couchbase
5 14 (11.76%) Big Data
6 13 (10.92%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
8 9 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
10 6 (5.04%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (5.04%) Essbase
11 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (4.20%) DB2
11 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
12 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
2 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.56%) Selenium
4 8 (6.72%) Hudson
5 6 (5.04%) JUnit
6 4 (3.36%) Subversion
6 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.84%) jMock
8 1 (0.84%) Maven
8 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (5.04%) Law
2 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Systems Administrator
2 29 (24.37%) Administrator
3 23 (19.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (15.97%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (15.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (12.61%) Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (11.76%) Support Engineer
8 13 (10.92%) Applications Support
8 13 (10.92%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (9.24%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (9.24%) Senior Support Engineer
9 11 (9.24%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (7.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (7.56%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 7 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
14 5 (4.20%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.89%) Web Services
2 22 (18.49%) ActiveMQ
3 16 (13.45%) MCollective
4 13 (10.92%) LAMP
5 11 (9.24%) .NET
5 11 (9.24%) Middleware
6 8 (6.72%) CGI
7 6 (5.04%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.04%) Spring
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (5.04%) WebCenter
7 6 (5.04%) Memcached
7 6 (5.04%) Esper
8 4 (3.36%) REST
8 4 (3.36%) RESTful
8 4 (3.36%) WCF
8 4 (3.36%) WPF
8 4 (3.36%) Silverlight
9 3 (2.52%) J2EE
10 2 (1.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.13%) Statistics
3 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.52%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 109 (91.60%) Linux
2 55 (46.22%) CentOS
3 38 (31.93%) Windows
4 23 (19.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.92%) Oracle Linux
6 12 (10.08%) UNIX
7 8 (6.72%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.68%) SUSE
8 2 (1.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) Configuration Management
2 59 (49.58%) DevOps
3 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.37%) Open Source
5 26 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.45%) Incident Management
6 16 (13.45%) User Stories
7 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.40%) Performance Management
10 8 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (5.04%) SOA
12 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.20%) Migration
13 5 (4.20%) Scrum
13 5 (4.20%) Load Balancing
13 5 (4.20%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.20%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (68.91%) Python
2 61 (51.26%) Perl
3 45 (37.82%) Java
4 26 (21.85%) PHP
5 23 (19.33%) Shell Script
6 21 (17.65%) Bash Shell
6 21 (17.65%) SQL
7 14 (11.76%) Ruby
8 6 (5.04%) C++
8 6 (5.04%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.04%) C
9 4 (3.36%) C#
10 3 (2.52%) AWK
11 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (41.18%) Degree
2 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (4.20%) IC3 Certification
3 5 (4.20%) CCIE
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.20%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.84%) RHCE
4 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.29%) qmail
2 17 (14.29%) Squid
3 12 (10.08%) VirtualBox
4 10 (8.40%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.88%) KVM
6 6 (5.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (5.04%) Xen
7 5 (4.20%) XenServer
7 5 (4.20%) iptables
8 3 (2.52%) Samba
9 2 (1.68%) vSphere
9 2 (1.68%) Varnish
9 2 (1.68%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 44 (36.97%) Nagios
1 44 (36.97%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (35.29%) ZABBIX
3 35 (29.41%) Graphite
4 29 (24.37%) Cacti
5 24 (20.17%) Ganglia
6 22 (18.49%) collectd
6 22 (18.49%) logstash
7 13 (10.92%) Ansible
8 12 (10.08%) Vagrant
9 6 (5.04%) Salt
10 5 (4.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (3.36%) Rundeck
12 2 (1.68%) Check_MK
12 2 (1.68%) OpenView
12 2 (1.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 2 (1.68%) BMC Marimba
12 2 (1.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 44 (36.97%) VMware
2 41 (34.45%) Red Hat
3 34 (28.57%) Oracle
3 34 (28.57%) Splunk
4 18 (15.13%) Sun
5 16 (13.45%) Atlassian
6 15 (12.61%) Cisco
7 13 (10.92%) Eloqua
8 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.88%) Websense
9 5 (4.20%) Juniper
10 3 (2.52%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.68%) Veeam
11 2 (1.68%) BMC
11 2 (1.68%) Dell
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