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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 110 156 138
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 49 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.49% 9.45% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
185 201 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.89% 5.07% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 87
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Glasgow +24 25 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Edinburgh +19 24 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 79 (85.87%) Opscode Chef
2 76 (82.61%) Linux
3 68 (73.91%) Python
4 56 (60.87%) Java
5 55 (59.78%) Finance
6 42 (45.65%) Configuration Management
7 41 (44.57%) DevOps
8 37 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
8 37 (40.22%) Ruby
9 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
10 29 (31.52%) Web Services
11 27 (29.35%) Degree
12 23 (25.00%) Banking
12 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 22 (23.91%) Nagios
13 22 (23.91%) Jenkins
14 21 (22.83%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (19.57%) VMware
15 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (18.48%) Munin
16 17 (18.48%) Graphite
17 16 (17.39%) TDD
17 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (16.30%) Scrum
19 14 (15.22%) Selenium
19 14 (15.22%) Windows
20 11 (11.96%) Perl
20 11 (11.96%) SAN
20 11 (11.96%) Big Data
21 10 (10.87%) Black-Box Testing

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (9.78%) Apache
2 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.70%) JBoss
3 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.26%) nginx
4 3 (3.26%) Node.js
5 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (22.83%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.43%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.26%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 10 (10.87%) Firewall
3 7 (7.61%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) SMTP
3 7 (7.61%) HTTP
3 7 (7.61%) SNMP
3 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.43%) NAS
5 3 (3.26%) LDAP
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
7 1 (1.09%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) VPN
7 1 (1.09%) VLAN
7 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) Big Data
2 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.52%) Pentaho
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.22%) Selenium
3 10 (10.87%) Ant
3 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.78%) Maven
5 6 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (6.52%) Gradle
6 5 (5.43%) Subversion
7 4 (4.35%) JUnit
8 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.26%) InstallShield
8 3 (3.26%) TestNG
8 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.26%) Mockito
9 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.09%) JIRA
10 1 (1.09%) QUnit
General
1 55 (59.78%) Finance
2 23 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) QA Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Python Developer
4 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.17%) Team Leader
6 2 (2.17%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (2.17%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (2.17%) Junior
6 2 (2.17%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.17%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.17%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) Web Services
2 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
2 6 (6.52%) Spring
2 6 (6.52%) PostGIS
3 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.43%) .NET
3 5 (5.43%) X-Windows
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.26%) Middleware
5 3 (3.26%) jQuery
6 2 (2.17%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Open Source
2 6 (6.52%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.43%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.09%) Xbox
6 1 (1.09%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 76 (82.61%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Windows
3 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.70%) UNIX
5 7 (7.61%) CentOS
6 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.43%) Solaris
7 4 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Configuration Management
2 41 (44.57%) DevOps
3 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.39%) TDD
4 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (16.30%) Scrum
6 10 (10.87%) Web Testing
6 10 (10.87%) Test Scripting
6 10 (10.87%) Regression Testing
6 10 (10.87%) Black-Box Testing
7 6 (6.52%) MapReduce
7 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.43%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.26%) Mobile Development
10 3 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.91%) Python
2 56 (60.87%) Java
3 37 (40.22%) Ruby
4 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.96%) Perl
6 10 (10.87%) PHP
7 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.43%) SQL
9 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
2 6 (6.52%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.43%) vSphere
4 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.35%) PowerHA
5 3 (3.26%) NFS
5 3 (3.26%) LXC
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 79 (85.87%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (23.91%) Nagios
3 17 (18.48%) Munin
3 17 (18.48%) Graphite
4 8 (8.70%) Ansible
5 7 (7.61%) Capistrano
6 6 (6.52%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) VMware
2 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 6 (6.52%) Veritas
4 6 (6.52%) Talend
5 5 (5.43%) Google
5 5 (5.43%) Splunk
5 5 (5.43%) IBM
5 5 (5.43%) EMC
6 4 (4.35%) Sun
6 4 (4.35%) Dell
6 4 (4.35%) Symantec
7 3 (3.26%) F5
7 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.17%) HP
8 2 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.17%) Perforce
9 1 (1.09%) NetApp
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco
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