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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 121 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 11 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 1.19% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.47% 10.89% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 15
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £64,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
246 248 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.06% 10.94% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 159 191 113
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Reading

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Perl
3 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
4 11 (52.38%) SaaS
4 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) Nagios
7 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
8 7 (33.33%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (28.57%) Degree
9 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) B2B
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (23.81%) RHCE
10 5 (23.81%) OSPF
10 5 (23.81%) BGP
10 5 (23.81%) VMware
10 5 (23.81%) Ruby
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) CentOS
10 5 (23.81%) IaaS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) SaaS
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) CloudFront
4 1 (4.76%) Route 53
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) OSPF
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
3 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) RSpec
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) OpenBSD
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
2 5 (23.81%) B2B
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
5 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Postfix
3 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (42.86%) Nagios
3 5 (23.81%) Opsview
4 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.76%) Cacti
4 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
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