The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 68 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.47% 1.34% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.17% 12.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Puppet
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
58 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 9.05% 11.07% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 60 64
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Puppet
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Slough

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Slough

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) SAP