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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 61 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.64% 1.03% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.73% 31.25% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £30,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
44 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.22% 3.29% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 17
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +11 10 £43,750 +16.66%
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
3 17 (73.91%) MySQL
3 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
4 16 (69.57%) PHP
5 15 (65.22%) DevOps
6 11 (47.83%) HTML
6 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (47.83%) OO
6 11 (47.83%) CSS
6 11 (47.83%) Web Services
6 11 (47.83%) RESTful
6 11 (47.83%) OO PHP
6 11 (47.83%) Twig
6 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
6 11 (47.83%) CSS3
6 11 (47.83%) Smarty
6 11 (47.83%) HTML5
7 10 (43.48%) Perl
7 10 (43.48%) Python
8 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
8 9 (39.13%) High Availability
9 8 (34.78%) REST
10 7 (30.43%) Digital Media
10 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
10 7 (30.43%) Subversion
10 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
10 7 (30.43%) Cisco

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.04%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
1 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) Redis
3 3 (13.04%) Riak
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) Hudson
5 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
6 3 (13.04%) gulp
7 1 (4.35%) EasyMock
7 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.35%) JIRA
7 1 (4.35%) JUnit
7 1 (4.35%) Maven
7 1 (4.35%) Mockito
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) PHP Developer
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) CSS3
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) HTML5
1 11 (47.83%) RESTful
1 11 (47.83%) Smarty
1 11 (47.83%) Twig
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) LAMP
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
5 3 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (13.04%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) HornetQ
6 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (13.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
2 11 (47.83%) OO
2 11 (47.83%) OO PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) High Availability
4 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
5 6 (26.09%) Network Management
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Open Source
8 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) SDLC
10 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Perl
3 10 (43.48%) Python
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
1 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Gluster
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (26.09%) CFEngine
3 5 (21.74%) Nagios
4 4 (17.39%) Zenoss
5 3 (13.04%) Graphite
6 1 (4.35%) Check_MK
6 1 (4.35%) Graylog
6 1 (4.35%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk