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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 69 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 79 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.55% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.05% 3.96% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 7 12
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
232 278 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.43% 11.83% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 148 186 193
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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 30 July 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Reading

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 99 (91.67%) Linux
2 72 (66.67%) Python
3 70 (64.81%) MySQL
4 66 (61.11%) Apache
5 61 (56.48%) DevOps
6 54 (50.00%) Perl
7 49 (45.37%) Configuration Management
7 49 (45.37%) CentOS
8 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (39.81%) Degree
9 43 (39.81%) Opscode Chef
10 40 (37.04%) Red Hat
11 38 (35.19%) Java
12 37 (34.26%) Tomcat
12 37 (34.26%) Nagios
13 36 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 36 (33.33%) ZABBIX
14 34 (31.48%) Oracle
14 34 (31.48%) Windows
15 32 (29.63%) JBoss
15 32 (29.63%) VMware
16 31 (28.70%) Graphite
17 30 (27.78%) NoSQL
17 30 (27.78%) OpenStack
17 30 (27.78%) Computer Science
18 27 (25.00%) Web Services
18 27 (25.00%) Splunk
18 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
18 27 (25.00%) Open Source
19 26 (24.07%) Jenkins

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (61.11%) Apache
2 37 (34.26%) Tomcat
3 32 (29.63%) JBoss
4 30 (27.78%) OpenStack
5 21 (19.44%) WebLogic
6 14 (12.96%) nginx
7 10 (9.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (6.48%) Apache Solr
8 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (5.56%) IIS
10 5 (4.63%) Drupal
10 5 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.85%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.89%) Taleo
3 12 (11.11%) Responsys
4 10 (9.26%) GitHub
5 7 (6.48%) SaaS
6 6 (5.56%) PaaS
6 6 (5.56%) IaaS
7 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 24 (22.22%) HTTP
3 21 (19.44%) DNS
4 16 (14.81%) LDAP
4 16 (14.81%) Firewall
5 15 (13.89%) SSL
6 14 (12.96%) SMTP
7 9 (8.33%) Internet
8 7 (6.48%) SAN
9 6 (5.56%) DHCP
9 6 (5.56%) SSH
10 5 (4.63%) OSPF
10 5 (4.63%) BGP
11 4 (3.70%) NAS
12 3 (2.78%) IPsec
12 3 (2.78%) MPLS
12 3 (2.78%) LAN
12 3 (2.78%) WAN
12 3 (2.78%) VPN
13 2 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (64.81%) MySQL
2 30 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 19 (17.59%) Hadoop
4 14 (12.96%) Big Data
4 14 (12.96%) Couchbase
5 12 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
7 10 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
9 7 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (5.56%) Essbase
10 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (24.07%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.33%) Hudson
3 9 (8.33%) Selenium
4 6 (5.56%) JUnit
5 4 (3.70%) Subversion
5 4 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.93%) jMock
7 1 (0.93%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
2 25 (23.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (22.22%) Administrator
4 19 (17.59%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (15.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (13.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (12.04%) Developer
8 11 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (10.19%) Support Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Applications Support
9 10 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.33%) Software Engineer
11 8 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 8 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
11 8 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
13 5 (4.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) Web Services
2 20 (18.52%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (12.96%) .NET
4 12 (11.11%) LAMP
5 11 (10.19%) Middleware
5 11 (10.19%) MCollective
6 7 (6.48%) CGI
7 6 (5.56%) Spring
7 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (5.56%) WebCenter
7 6 (5.56%) Memcached
7 6 (5.56%) Esper
8 5 (4.63%) RESTful
9 4 (3.70%) REST
9 4 (3.70%) WCF
9 4 (3.70%) WPF
9 4 (3.70%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.78%) J2EE
10 3 (2.78%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.74%) Statistics
3 13 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 99 (91.67%) Linux
2 49 (45.37%) CentOS
3 34 (31.48%) Windows
4 25 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (13.89%) UNIX
6 12 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.85%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) VMS
9 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (56.48%) DevOps
2 49 (45.37%) Configuration Management
3 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.00%) Open Source
5 26 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (12.96%) User Stories
7 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.19%) Incident Management
8 11 (10.19%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.41%) Performance Management
9 8 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.56%) SOA
10 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.56%) Scrum
11 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.63%) Line Management
11 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.67%) Python
2 54 (50.00%) Perl
3 38 (35.19%) Java
4 25 (23.15%) PHP
5 22 (20.37%) Shell Script
6 19 (17.59%) Bash Shell
7 16 (14.81%) Ruby
7 16 (14.81%) SQL
8 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.56%) C
10 5 (4.63%) C++
11 4 (3.70%) C#
12 3 (2.78%) AWK
13 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (39.81%) Degree
2 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (4.63%) IC3 Certification
4 3 (2.78%) CCIE
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.78%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.93%) RHCE
5 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.11%) qmail
2 12 (11.11%) Squid
3 11 (10.19%) VirtualBox
4 7 (6.48%) KVM
4 7 (6.48%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.56%) Xen
5 6 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.78%) Samba
7 3 (2.78%) XenServer
7 3 (2.78%) iptables
8 2 (1.85%) GlusterFS
8 2 (1.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 43 (39.81%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (34.26%) Nagios
3 36 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 31 (28.70%) Graphite
5 23 (21.30%) Cacti
6 19 (17.59%) Ganglia
6 19 (17.59%) collectd
7 18 (16.67%) logstash
8 13 (12.04%) Ansible
9 12 (11.11%) Vagrant
10 6 (5.56%) Salt
11 4 (3.70%) Rundeck
11 4 (3.70%) OpenAM
12 3 (2.78%) Zenoss
12 3 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (1.85%) OpenView
13 2 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.93%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Red Hat
2 34 (31.48%) Oracle
3 32 (29.63%) VMware
4 27 (25.00%) Splunk
5 15 (13.89%) Sun
6 14 (12.96%) Atlassian
7 12 (11.11%) Cisco
7 12 (11.11%) Eloqua
8 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.63%) Websense
10 4 (3.70%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.78%) Juniper
12 2 (1.85%) BMC
13 1 (0.93%) Symantec
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Salary: Competitive
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