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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 67 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.10% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 2.86% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £46,250 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.48% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 70 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.59% 10.19% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 7
Average salary £35,000 £29,900 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% -45.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 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 23 (82.14%) Linux
1 23 (82.14%) Jenkins
2 21 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (64.29%) Subversion
4 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
5 14 (50.00%) DevOps
6 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
6 13 (46.43%) QA
7 12 (42.86%) Selenium
8 11 (39.29%) Degree
8 11 (39.29%) Maven
8 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
8 11 (39.29%) Java
8 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (32.14%) Apache
9 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
9 9 (32.14%) Workflow
10 8 (28.57%) JBoss
10 8 (28.57%) UNIX
11 7 (25.00%) OOP
11 7 (25.00%) OO
11 7 (25.00%) PHP
11 7 (25.00%) MySQL
11 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.00%) TDD
11 7 (25.00%) Replication
11 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
11 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (32.14%) Apache
1 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 8 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
1 7 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Jenkins
2 18 (64.29%) Subversion
3 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
4 12 (42.86%) Selenium
5 11 (39.29%) Maven
6 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 5 (17.86%) JUnit
7 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
7 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.57%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Build Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Tester
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Replication
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.29%) SUSE
6 3 (10.71%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Workflow
5 7 (25.00%) OOP
5 7 (25.00%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.86%) Code Coverage
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Line Management
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) PHP
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) AWK
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) vCloud
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) EMC
2 1 (3.57%) NetApp
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee
2 1 (3.57%) VMware