The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 118 119 154
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +35
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 55 46 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.65% 1.24% 0.099%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.73% 20.91% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Puppet
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
242 220 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.26% 5.95% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 132 144 94
Average salary £42,233 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.58% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Scotland

Puppet
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 40 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Glasgow -10 11 £65,000 +57.57% 8
West Lothian - 3 - - 1
Dundee -9 1 £42,233 +5.58%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 69 (76.67%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (73.33%) Linux
3 52 (57.78%) Configuration Management
4 49 (54.44%) Python
5 46 (51.11%) DevOps
6 42 (46.67%) Java
7 41 (45.56%) Finance
8 35 (38.89%) Degree
9 32 (35.56%) Banking
9 32 (35.56%) Ruby
10 30 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (28.89%) Telecoms
12 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
13 24 (26.67%) VMware
13 24 (26.67%) Nagios
14 23 (25.56%) Tomcat
15 22 (24.44%) Web Services
16 21 (23.33%) Apache
17 20 (22.22%) Scrum
17 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (20.00%) Perl
19 17 (18.89%) MySQL
20 16 (17.78%) Windows
20 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
20 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
21 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
21 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
22 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
22 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
22 13 (14.44%) QA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (25.56%) Tomcat
2 21 (23.33%) Apache
3 10 (11.11%) JBoss
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.22%) Mule
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) SAN
2 8 (8.89%) NAS
3 6 (6.67%) HTTP
3 6 (6.67%) SNMP
4 4 (4.44%) LDAP
4 4 (4.44%) DNS
4 4 (4.44%) Firewall
5 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.33%) SSL
5 3 (3.33%) SMTP
5 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.11%) DHCP
6 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.11%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.56%) Big Data
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.11%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.22%) Ant
3 11 (12.22%) Selenium
4 4 (4.44%) Maven
4 4 (4.44%) Subversion
5 3 (3.33%) JUnit
5 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.33%) Mockito
6 2 (2.22%) Gradle
7 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.11%) TestNG
7 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Hudson
7 1 (1.11%) Trac
General
1 41 (45.56%) Finance
2 32 (35.56%) Banking
3 26 (28.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (16.67%) Administrator
2 15 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (13.33%) Developer
4 11 (12.22%) QA Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) Release Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Environment Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) Web Services
2 9 (10.00%) Spring
3 5 (5.56%) .NET
4 4 (4.44%) Middleware
5 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.33%) X-Windows
5 3 (3.33%) XML
5 3 (3.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.22%) Spring Integration
6 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.22%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.22%) JPA
6 2 (2.22%) J2EE
6 2 (2.22%) JMS
7 1 (1.11%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Replication
2 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.33%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.11%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Informatics
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 66 (73.33%) Linux
2 16 (17.78%) Windows
3 8 (8.89%) UNIX
4 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.44%) CentOS
5 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.78%) Configuration Management
2 46 (51.11%) DevOps
3 20 (22.22%) Scrum
3 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.33%) SDLC
6 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
6 11 (12.22%) Web Testing
6 11 (12.22%) Test Scripting
7 10 (11.11%) TDD
8 9 (10.00%) Open Source
8 9 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.78%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Information Security
11 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.44%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.44%) Time Management
12 4 (4.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (54.44%) Python
2 42 (46.67%) Java
3 32 (35.56%) Ruby
4 18 (20.00%) Perl
5 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
6 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.22%) Bash Shell
8 10 (11.11%) SQL
9 6 (6.67%) Scala
9 6 (6.67%) Korn
10 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.11%) RHCE
2 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) QA
2 7 (7.78%) SLA
3 6 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.78%) Docker
4 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.33%) vSphere
5 3 (3.33%) zsh
6 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) LXC
6 1 (1.11%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 69 (76.67%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (26.67%) Nagios
3 12 (13.33%) Graphite
4 11 (12.22%) Ansible
5 10 (11.11%) Capistrano
6 6 (6.67%) Opsview
6 6 (6.67%) Munin
7 4 (4.44%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.33%) BMC Marimba
8 3 (3.33%) Cacti
8 3 (3.33%) Check_MK
9 2 (2.22%) BladeLogic
10 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) VMware
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.44%) F5
4 11 (12.22%) Rackspace
5 9 (10.00%) Google
6 8 (8.89%) DigitalOcean
6 8 (8.89%) Splunk
6 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.78%) Oracle
7 7 (7.78%) Cisco
8 5 (5.56%) Perforce
9 4 (4.44%) Dell
10 3 (3.33%) Veritas
10 3 (3.33%) IBM
10 3 (3.33%) Veeam
11 2 (2.22%) Isilon
12 1 (1.11%) Brocade
12 1 (1.11%) Remedy
12 1 (1.11%) NetApp
12 1 (1.11%) SAP
Livingston, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NetTalent
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + 33 days holiday, dental, healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + 33 Days Holiday, Health Insurance
Posted: 27 days ago