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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 60 76 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.13% 0.13% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.14% 4.35% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 8
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
37 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.07% 3.04% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 32
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £43,250 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 +19 12 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Street - 1 £67,500 -
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) MySQL
3 17 (65.38%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (61.54%) PHP
5 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
7 10 (38.46%) Subversion
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) REST
7 10 (38.46%) DevOps
8 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
8 9 (34.62%) OO PHP
8 9 (34.62%) CSS3
8 9 (34.62%) HTML5
8 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
8 9 (34.62%) RESTful
8 9 (34.62%) Smarty
8 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
8 9 (34.62%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) Apache
10 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
10 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
10 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (26.92%) Ruby
10 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
10 7 (26.92%) Vagrant

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) OSPF
2 2 (7.69%) BGP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) VLAN
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
3 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) Redis
4 2 (7.69%) Riak
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Subversion
3 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (11.54%) EasyMock
4 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
4 3 (11.54%) Mockito
5 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 2 (7.69%) Gradle
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 10 (38.46%) REST
3 9 (34.62%) CSS3
3 9 (34.62%) RESTful
3 9 (34.62%) Smarty
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (3.85%) Kafka
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
2 4 (15.38%) Wiki
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) HPUX
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) OO PHP
3 4 (15.38%) Build Automation
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
3 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 1 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) NFS
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Postfix
2 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (26.92%) Vagrant
3 4 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 4 (15.38%) Zenoss
3 4 (15.38%) Graphite
4 2 (7.69%) Icinga
4 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
4 2 (7.69%) Cacti
4 2 (7.69%) Nagios
4 2 (7.69%) SmokePing
5 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) HP
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago