The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 128 157 157
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 35 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.65% 2.25% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
148 178 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.06% 5.52% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 102 113 100
Average salary £40,000 £41,247 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.02% +12.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
Puppet
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 0 17 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Glasgow -2 14 £41,500 - 4
Dundee - 4 £40,000 - 1
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 44 (81.48%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (62.96%) Java
3 30 (55.56%) Linux
4 28 (51.85%) Jenkins
5 22 (40.74%) Python
6 19 (35.19%) Ruby
7 17 (31.48%) DevOps
7 17 (31.48%) NoSQL
8 13 (24.07%) Selenium
9 12 (22.22%) PHP
9 12 (22.22%) Nagios
10 11 (20.37%) Oracle
10 11 (20.37%) QA
10 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (18.52%) Open Source
11 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
11 10 (18.52%) UNIX
11 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
11 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.52%) RDBMS
11 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.67%) C++
12 9 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
13 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
13 8 (14.81%) CFEngine
13 8 (14.81%) MySQL
13 8 (14.81%) Apache
13 8 (14.81%) HTTP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 8 (14.81%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.26%) Alfresco
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
3 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) SugarCRM
4 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.85%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.11%) Heroku
1 6 (11.11%) OpenShift
1 6 (11.11%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.81%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) SSL
4 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.85%) X.509
6 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) FTP
6 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.52%) RDBMS
3 8 (14.81%) MySQL
4 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.41%) Pentaho
6 4 (7.41%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.07%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.81%) Maven
5 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
6 4 (7.41%) Ant
6 4 (7.41%) Subversion
7 3 (5.56%) Hudson
8 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.85%) Behat
9 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.85%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Developer
1 10 (18.52%) QA Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
10 1 (1.85%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Release Manager
10 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
1 6 (11.11%) Java EE
2 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Spring
2 5 (9.26%) Django
3 4 (7.41%) MapReduce
3 4 (7.41%) PostGIS
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) LAMP
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) Servlets
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.85%) JAAS
6 1 (1.85%) HTML
6 1 (1.85%) J2EE
6 1 (1.85%) Symfony
6 1 (1.85%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.85%) HTML5
6 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Open Source
2 5 (9.26%) GIS
3 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 9 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.11%) Windows
5 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
7 2 (3.70%) AIX
7 2 (3.70%) OS/2
7 2 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) DevOps
2 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (14.81%) Scrum
6 7 (12.96%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) MVC
7 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.26%) OOP
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Web Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Workflow
9 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.56%) OOD
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 3 (5.56%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) Python
3 19 (35.19%) Ruby
4 12 (22.22%) PHP
5 9 (16.67%) C++
6 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 7 (12.96%) C#
8 6 (11.11%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.41%) Perl
10 3 (5.56%) C
11 1 (1.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) RHCE
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
3 1 (1.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 44 (81.48%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (22.22%) Nagios
3 8 (14.81%) CFEngine
4 7 (12.96%) ZABBIX
5 5 (9.26%) Ansible
5 5 (9.26%) Vagrant
6 4 (7.41%) Munin
7 3 (5.56%) Salt
8 2 (3.70%) Cacti
9 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.85%) SCCM
9 1 (1.85%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Google
2 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.11%) Sybase
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (7.41%) Talend
5 4 (7.41%) New Relic
5 4 (7.41%) JBoss
6 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) Sun
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas
8 1 (1.85%) SAP
8 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.85%) ForgeRock
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