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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 120 111 166
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +55
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 42 51 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 1.64% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.86% 24.88% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 6
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £39,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,450 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
176 205 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.93% 6.60% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 109
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +1 21 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Glasgow -20 21 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 61 (52.59%) Java
3 59 (50.86%) DevOps
4 58 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.66%) Jenkins
7 38 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (31.90%) Ruby
9 35 (30.17%) Finance
9 35 (30.17%) Docker
10 34 (29.31%) Python
10 34 (29.31%) Perl
11 32 (27.59%) Tomcat
12 31 (26.72%) Apache
12 31 (26.72%) Degree
13 30 (25.86%) Bash Shell
14 28 (24.14%) High Availability
14 28 (24.14%) Ansible
15 27 (23.28%) Open Source
15 27 (23.28%) Git (software)
15 27 (23.28%) Banking
16 26 (22.41%) Scrum
17 25 (21.55%) VMware
18 24 (20.69%) Telecoms
18 24 (20.69%) Cisco
19 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
19 23 (19.83%) Nagios
19 23 (19.83%) Data Centre
20 22 (18.97%) JBoss

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 31 (26.72%) Apache
3 22 (18.97%) JBoss
4 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.17%) Drupal
6 4 (3.45%) CMS
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.72%) Mule
8 2 (1.72%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.07%) IaaS
3 14 (12.07%) PaaS
4 13 (11.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (8.62%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (3.45%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.86%) Office 365
7 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) DNS
2 10 (8.62%) DHCP
3 7 (6.03%) NAS
3 7 (6.03%) SAN
4 3 (2.59%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.59%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) InfiniBand
4 3 (2.59%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.59%) LDAP
4 3 (2.59%) SNMP
5 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.86%) SSL
5 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) MySQL
2 15 (12.93%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.59%) Big Data
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.59%) Redis
7 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (39.66%) Jenkins
2 27 (23.28%) Git (software)
3 21 (18.10%) Maven
4 13 (11.21%) Ant
4 13 (11.21%) Selenium
5 7 (6.03%) Vagrant
6 5 (4.31%) Subversion
6 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.45%) Gradle
8 3 (2.59%) Hudson
8 3 (2.59%) JIRA
8 3 (2.59%) JUnit
8 3 (2.59%) Trac
9 2 (1.72%) Mockito
10 1 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.86%) WinDbg
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 27 (23.28%) Banking
3 24 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (39.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (17.24%) Administrator
3 18 (15.52%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (12.07%) Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Operations Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 13 (11.21%) QA Engineer
6 12 (10.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.62%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Software QA Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.03%) Environment And Release Manager
9 7 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.03%) Release Manager
10 6 (5.17%) DevOps Administrator
10 6 (5.17%) Environment Manager
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) Spring
2 16 (13.79%) ELK Stack
2 16 (13.79%) Middleware
3 15 (12.93%) Web Services
4 6 (5.17%) LAMP
5 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.45%) REST
6 3 (2.59%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.72%) J2EE
7 2 (1.72%) jBPM
7 2 (1.72%) JMS
7 2 (1.72%) JPA
7 2 (1.72%) Spring Integration
7 2 (1.72%) XML
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.86%) JMX
8 1 (0.86%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.83%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.21%) Replication
3 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.59%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.59%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.59%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.59%) Health Informatics
6 3 (2.59%) Informatics
6 3 (2.59%) Life Science
6 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.72%) Clustering
7 2 (1.72%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.72%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 19 (16.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (14.66%) Windows
4 14 (12.07%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.48%) Unix
6 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.17%) AIX
7 6 (5.17%) CentOS
7 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.31%) Debian
9 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.59%) Solaris
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.86%) DevOps
2 58 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (24.14%) High Availability
6 27 (23.28%) Open Source
7 26 (22.41%) Scrum
8 18 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.93%) Microservices
10 14 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (12.07%) SDLC
11 13 (11.21%) Network Design
11 13 (11.21%) Regression Testing
11 13 (11.21%) SOA
11 13 (11.21%) Test Scripting
11 13 (11.21%) Web Testing
12 12 (10.34%) ITIL
13 9 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (5.17%) Release Management
15 5 (4.31%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.59%) Java
2 37 (31.90%) Ruby
3 34 (29.31%) Perl
3 34 (29.31%) Python
4 30 (25.86%) Bash Shell
5 20 (17.24%) Korn
5 20 (17.24%) SQL
6 16 (13.79%) Scala
7 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.59%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) Clojure
9 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) RHCE
3 3 (2.59%) MCSE
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (30.17%) Docker
2 16 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.45%) vSphere
5 3 (2.59%) GPFS
5 3 (2.59%) LXC
5 3 (2.59%) zsh
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.86%) XenApp
6 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (24.14%) Ansible
3 23 (19.83%) Nagios
4 17 (14.66%) Graphite
5 16 (13.79%) Opsview
6 7 (6.03%) Capistrano
7 4 (3.45%) Packer
7 4 (3.45%) SCCM
8 3 (2.59%) BMC Marimba
8 3 (2.59%) Cacti
8 3 (2.59%) Check_MK
8 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.72%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (1.72%) Salt
10 1 (0.86%) Icinga
10 1 (0.86%) Munin
10 1 (0.86%) SCOM
10 1 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) VMware
2 24 (20.69%) Cisco
3 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
4 19 (16.38%) F5
4 19 (16.38%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.21%) Google
6 10 (8.62%) Rackspace
7 9 (7.76%) IBM
8 8 (6.90%) Oracle
9 7 (6.03%) Dell
10 4 (3.45%) EMC
11 3 (2.59%) Brocade
11 3 (2.59%) Opsware
11 3 (2.59%) Perforce
11 3 (2.59%) Remedy
11 3 (2.59%) Veeam
12 2 (1.72%) Dynatrace
12 2 (1.72%) HP
12 2 (1.72%) SAP
13 1 (0.86%) Varonis
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