The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 51 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 14 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.54% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.18% 5.88% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £37,000 - £44,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £43,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Puppet
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
34 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.17% 2.29% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 10
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £40,810
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Puppet
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Somerset

Puppet
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bath +29 12 £38,250 - 1
Street - 2 £37,000 -
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 12 (57.14%) Apache
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (57.14%) DevOps
4 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (52.38%) MySQL
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
8 6 (28.57%) Perl
8 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
8 6 (28.57%) CentOS
8 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) Ruby
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) Release Management
8 6 (28.57%) VirtualBox
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
10 4 (19.05%) Zenoss
10 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (19.05%) Python

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VLAN
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) OSPF
1 2 (9.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.52%) Gradle
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) RESTful
1 3 (14.29%) Smarty
1 3 (14.29%) REST
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Wiki
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.52%) HPUX
6 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Release Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Memory Management
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.76%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) Ruby
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) VirtualBox
3 2 (9.52%) Postfix
3 2 (9.52%) Sendmail
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
2 4 (19.05%) Zenoss
3 2 (9.52%) Cacti
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) Icinga
3 2 (9.52%) Graphite
3 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
3 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.52%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago