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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 114 153 136
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 42 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.36% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.60% 3.45% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
178 174 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.76% 5.36% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 112 97 93
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £22,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +24 22 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Glasgow - 18 £42,500 - 3
West Lothian - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (83.15%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (65.17%) Linux
3 52 (58.43%) Python
3 52 (58.43%) Java
4 38 (42.70%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (39.33%) DevOps
6 32 (35.96%) Finance
7 28 (31.46%) Jenkins
8 27 (30.34%) Ruby
8 27 (30.34%) Web Services
9 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
10 22 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
12 19 (21.35%) Google
12 19 (21.35%) Nagios
13 18 (20.22%) HTTP
14 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.10%) Google Cloud Platform
15 15 (16.85%) Docker
15 15 (16.85%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (16.85%) Windows
15 15 (16.85%) VMware
16 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (15.73%) Apache
17 13 (14.61%) C++
17 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
17 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
17 13 (14.61%) Munin
17 13 (14.61%) Google Compute Engine
17 13 (14.61%) CFEngine

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (15.73%) Apache
2 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.99%) IIS
4 7 (7.87%) nginx
4 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.87%) Node.js
5 6 (6.74%) JBoss
6 3 (3.37%) Jetty
7 2 (2.25%) Confluence
7 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (42.70%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (16.85%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (14.61%) Google Compute Engine
5 11 (12.36%) SaaS
6 8 (8.99%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (5.62%) OpenShift
9 4 (4.49%) Heroku
10 3 (3.37%) Google App Engine
11 2 (2.25%) PaaS
12 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) HTTP
2 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.99%) SAN
4 7 (7.87%) Firewall
5 6 (6.74%) DNS
6 3 (3.37%) SNMP
6 3 (3.37%) SMTP
6 3 (3.37%) DHCP
6 3 (3.37%) FTP
6 3 (3.37%) IPsec
7 2 (2.25%) NAS
7 2 (2.25%) LDAP
7 2 (2.25%) SSL
7 2 (2.25%) Internet
8 1 (1.12%) VPN
8 1 (1.12%) VLAN
8 1 (1.12%) Network Security
8 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.48%) RDBMS
3 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.11%) Big Data
5 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (7.87%) MySQL
6 7 (7.87%) Pentaho
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.12%) Redis
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.48%) Selenium
3 8 (8.99%) Maven
4 7 (7.87%) Subversion
4 7 (7.87%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (5.62%) InstallShield
5 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.49%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.37%) Ant
7 3 (3.37%) Hudson
8 2 (2.25%) Gradle
8 2 (2.25%) JIRA
8 2 (2.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.12%) TestNG
9 1 (1.12%) Mockito
9 1 (1.12%) QUnit
General
1 32 (35.96%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) German Language
4 3 (3.37%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.37%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (15.73%) Developer
1 14 (15.73%) Architect
2 9 (10.11%) Administrator
3 8 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.87%) Java Architect
4 7 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (6.74%) QA Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.25%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.25%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) Web Services
2 12 (13.48%) Java EE
3 9 (10.11%) .NET
4 7 (7.87%) Spring
4 7 (7.87%) Hibernate
4 7 (7.87%) PostGIS
5 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.74%) jQuery
6 4 (4.49%) Servlets
6 4 (4.49%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (3.37%) J2EE
7 3 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.37%) LAMP
8 2 (2.25%) X-Windows
9 1 (1.12%) Middleware
9 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.12%) Velocity
9 1 (1.12%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Open Source
2 7 (7.87%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.49%) Replication
4 3 (3.37%) Blog
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.12%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 58 (65.17%) Linux
2 15 (16.85%) Windows
3 9 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.74%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.74%) UNIX
5 5 (5.62%) Solaris
6 4 (4.49%) AIX
7 2 (2.25%) CentOS
7 2 (2.25%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) DevOps
2 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
3 22 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.36%) Automated Testing
6 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.87%) MapReduce
7 6 (6.74%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.74%) TDD
8 4 (4.49%) Scrum
9 3 (3.37%) Workflow
9 3 (3.37%) Regression Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.37%) Manual Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Web Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Automation Testing
9 3 (3.37%) User Stories
9 3 (3.37%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (58.43%) Python
1 52 (58.43%) Java
2 27 (30.34%) Ruby
3 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.61%) C++
4 13 (14.61%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.48%) C#
6 10 (11.24%) PHP
7 9 (10.11%) Perl
8 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.87%) SQL
10 4 (4.49%) Korn
11 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) RHCE
3 2 (2.25%) MCITP
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) Docker
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.62%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) PowerHA
5 3 (3.37%) Xen
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.25%) NFS
6 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.12%) Samba
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.12%) LXC
Systems Management
1 74 (83.15%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (21.35%) Nagios
3 13 (14.61%) Munin
3 13 (14.61%) CFEngine
4 11 (12.36%) Graphite
5 9 (10.11%) Ansible
6 6 (6.74%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.62%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.49%) NetBackup
8 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Cacti
9 3 (3.37%) Salt
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
11 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Google
2 15 (16.85%) VMware
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.99%) EMC
5 7 (7.87%) Talend
6 5 (5.62%) IBM
6 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.62%) HP
6 5 (5.62%) Sybase
7 4 (4.49%) New Relic
7 4 (4.49%) Dell
7 4 (4.49%) Sun
7 4 (4.49%) Symantec
8 3 (3.37%) Veritas
8 3 (3.37%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.12%) NetApp
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
9 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
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