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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 73 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 2.44% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Puppet
South Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
48 82 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.15% 11.29% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 9
Average salary £40,000 £29,900 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.77% -40.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,700 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Puppet
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Sheffield

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (80.95%) Linux
1 17 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (66.67%) Subversion
4 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
5 12 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (52.38%) QA
7 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (47.62%) Maven
8 9 (42.86%) DevOps
9 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 8 (38.10%) Selenium
9 8 (38.10%) Workflow
10 7 (33.33%) Apache
10 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 6 (28.57%) Degree
11 6 (28.57%) Python
11 6 (28.57%) Java
11 6 (28.57%) PHP
11 6 (28.57%) MySQL
11 6 (28.57%) JBoss
11 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 4 (19.05%) AWK
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (19.05%) TDD
12 4 (19.05%) SLA
12 4 (19.05%) Replication
12 4 (19.05%) JUnit
12 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (33.33%) Apache
1 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 14 (66.67%) Subversion
3 10 (47.62%) Maven
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
4 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
5 4 (19.05%) JUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Operations Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Build Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) SUSE
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (42.86%) DevOps
4 8 (38.10%) Workflow
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Code Coverage
6 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) AWK
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat