The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 271 316 307
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 177 123 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.28% 8.86% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 131 102 135
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Puppet
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1722 1389 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.86% 6.39% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1125 1113
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Puppet
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the South East

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the South East

Puppet
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Surrey +22 68 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Berkshire +31 46 £52,500 +21.38% 3
Oxfordshire +9 21 £43,000 -28.63% 4
Hampshire -9 14 £45,000 -5.26% 6
East Sussex -19 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Kent -4 6 £55,750 +48.66%
West Sussex +5 5 £41,000 +49.09% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £35,000 +34.61%
Middlesex -3 3 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Thames Valley - 2 £55,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 327 (81.95%) Linux
2 176 (44.11%) Opscode Chef
3 173 (43.36%) DevOps
4 161 (40.35%) Python
5 157 (39.35%) Perl
6 147 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 147 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 130 (32.58%) MySQL
8 125 (31.33%) Bash Shell
9 120 (30.08%) PHP
10 116 (29.07%) Apache
11 114 (28.57%) Configuration Management
12 108 (27.07%) VMware
13 97 (24.31%) CentOS
14 94 (23.56%) DNS
15 93 (23.31%) Open Source
16 86 (21.55%) Nagios
17 84 (21.05%) Windows
18 83 (20.80%) Ruby
18 83 (20.80%) Amazon AWS
19 76 (19.05%) UNIX
20 74 (18.55%) Web Services
21 71 (17.79%) Java
22 69 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
23 61 (15.29%) Jenkins
24 59 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
25 58 (14.54%) Oracle
26 57 (14.29%) LAMP
27 56 (14.04%) ITIL
27 56 (14.04%) Shell Script

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 116 (29.07%) Apache
2 42 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 41 (10.28%) nginx
4 30 (7.52%) IIS
5 28 (7.02%) JBoss
6 26 (6.52%) Node.js
7 13 (3.26%) Confluence
7 13 (3.26%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.01%) Resin
9 6 (1.50%) Drupal
10 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.50%) CMS
12 1 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.50%) MS Office
2 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (20.80%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.27%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (5.76%) Amazon S3
4 21 (5.26%) SaaS
5 15 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.26%) IaaS
6 13 (3.26%) GitHub
7 10 (2.51%) Basecamp
7 10 (2.51%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (1.75%) PaaS
9 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (1.25%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (1.25%) ElastiCache
10 5 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.75%) Office 365
12 1 (0.25%) Route 53
12 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 94 (23.56%) DNS
2 55 (13.78%) Internet
3 53 (13.28%) SAN
4 48 (12.03%) HTTP
5 47 (11.78%) TCP/IP
5 47 (11.78%) LDAP
6 34 (8.52%) DHCP
7 28 (7.02%) Firewall
8 15 (3.76%) LAN
9 14 (3.51%) VoIP
9 14 (3.51%) WAN
10 12 (3.01%) SMTP
11 11 (2.76%) VPN
12 10 (2.51%) FTP
13 9 (2.26%) Network Security
14 8 (2.01%) Ethernet
15 6 (1.50%) VLAN
15 6 (1.50%) OpenLDAP
16 4 (1.00%) InfiniBand
16 4 (1.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (32.58%) MySQL
2 32 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 28 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 24 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 21 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.01%) Redis
7 15 (3.76%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.76%) HBase
8 13 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.51%) NewSQL
10 10 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (15.29%) Jenkins
2 50 (12.53%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.27%) JIRA
4 24 (6.02%) Selenium
5 18 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 17 (4.26%) MSBuild
7 13 (3.26%) dbdeploy
8 12 (3.01%) Subversion
9 11 (2.76%) Maven
10 7 (1.75%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.75%) PhantomJS
10 7 (1.75%) CasperJS
11 6 (1.50%) RSpec
11 6 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.25%) Hudson
12 5 (1.25%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.25%) Ant
13 4 (1.00%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (9.02%) Finance
2 17 (4.26%) Banking
3 13 (3.26%) Marketing
4 8 (2.01%) Legal
5 7 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.25%) Advertising
6 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.75%) Games
7 3 (0.75%) Retail
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Law
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 156 (39.10%) Administrator
2 128 (32.08%) Systems Administrator
3 127 (31.83%) Linux Administrator
4 98 (24.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 70 (17.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 41 (10.28%) Linux Engineer
7 34 (8.52%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (7.77%) Developer
9 20 (5.01%) Consultant
10 19 (4.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (4.01%) DBA
12 16 (4.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.51%) Architect
14 13 (3.26%) DevOps Specialist
15 10 (2.51%) Network Administrator
15 10 (2.51%) Software Engineer
16 9 (2.26%) Web Developer
17 7 (1.75%) Cloud Engineer
17 7 (1.75%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (18.55%) Web Services
2 57 (14.29%) LAMP
3 25 (6.27%) HTML
4 23 (5.76%) CSS
5 19 (4.76%) .NET
6 15 (3.76%) ZeroMQ
7 14 (3.51%) REST
8 13 (3.26%) jQuery
8 13 (3.26%) JDBC
9 12 (3.01%) HTML5
9 12 (3.01%) CSS3
10 11 (2.76%) Memcached
11 9 (2.26%) Symfony
11 9 (2.26%) XML
12 8 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (2.01%) Yii
12 8 (2.01%) Java EE
12 8 (2.01%) YAML
13 7 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (1.75%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.31%) Open Source
2 21 (5.26%) Social Media
3 19 (4.76%) Clustering
4 18 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.51%) Derivative
7 9 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.26%) HACMP
8 8 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.01%) iPhone
9 6 (1.50%) Replication
10 3 (0.75%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.50%) User Experience
11 2 (0.50%) DTV
11 2 (0.50%) NHS
11 2 (0.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 327 (81.95%) Linux
2 147 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 97 (24.31%) CentOS
4 84 (21.05%) Windows
5 76 (19.05%) UNIX
6 45 (11.28%) Ubuntu
7 39 (9.77%) Solaris
8 32 (8.02%) SUSE
9 30 (7.52%) Debian
10 19 (4.76%) AIX
11 15 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (3.51%) Android
13 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (2.51%) FreeBSD
14 10 (2.51%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (2.01%) Windows Phone
16 7 (1.75%) Windows 7
17 6 (1.50%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.50%) Apple iOS
18 4 (1.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (43.36%) DevOps
2 114 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 69 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (14.04%) ITIL
5 54 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (7.27%) OO
7 28 (7.02%) Service Management
7 28 (7.02%) Software Engineering
8 27 (6.77%) Load Balancing
8 27 (6.77%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.02%) Information Assurance
10 21 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 18 (4.51%) TDD
13 15 (3.76%) Migration
14 14 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (3.51%) Social Media Monitoring
14 14 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (3.51%) BDD
14 14 (3.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (40.35%) Python
2 157 (39.35%) Perl
3 125 (31.33%) Bash Shell
4 120 (30.08%) PHP
5 83 (20.80%) Ruby
6 71 (17.79%) Java
7 56 (14.04%) Shell Script
8 48 (12.03%) JavaScript
9 39 (9.77%) PowerShell
10 29 (7.27%) SQL
11 18 (4.51%) C++
12 16 (4.01%) C
13 13 (3.26%) C#
14 10 (2.51%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.50%) VBScript
15 2 (0.50%) XQuery
15 2 (0.50%) Golang
15 2 (0.50%) XPath
15 2 (0.50%) Groovy
16 1 (0.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 28 (7.02%) Degree
2 22 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.01%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.76%) RHCE
6 14 (3.51%) RHCSA
7 6 (1.50%) CCNA
7 6 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.00%) CCNP
9 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.25%) MCITP
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.25%) RHCT
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) ISEB
10 1 (0.25%) MCSE
10 1 (0.25%) MCSA
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.52%) SLA
2 11 (2.76%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.27%) NFS
3 24 (6.02%) KVM
4 21 (5.26%) Samba
5 15 (3.76%) Postfix
6 14 (3.51%) Squid
7 10 (2.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 8 (2.01%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.25%) vSphere
10 5 (1.25%) Active Directory
11 4 (1.00%) Varnish
11 4 (1.00%) XenServer
12 3 (0.75%) vCloud
13 2 (0.50%) Xen
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
14 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
14 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 176 (44.11%) Opscode Chef
2 86 (21.55%) Nagios
3 30 (7.52%) Ansible
4 29 (7.27%) Vagrant
5 16 (4.01%) Cacti
6 13 (3.26%) Munin
6 13 (3.26%) Control-M
6 13 (3.26%) OpenView
6 13 (3.26%) NetBackup
7 11 (2.76%) Salt
8 10 (2.51%) Graphite
8 10 (2.51%) logstash
8 10 (2.51%) ZABBIX
9 8 (2.01%) SCOrch
10 7 (1.75%) Zenoss
11 6 (1.50%) collectd
11 6 (1.50%) StatsD
11 6 (1.50%) SCCM
12 5 (1.25%) Ganglia
12 5 (1.25%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 147 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 108 (27.07%) VMware
3 58 (14.54%) Oracle
4 42 (10.53%) Cisco
5 24 (6.02%) HP
6 23 (5.76%) EMC
6 23 (5.76%) Remedy
7 16 (4.01%) Veritas
7 16 (4.01%) Microsoft
8 13 (3.26%) IBM
8 13 (3.26%) Dell
8 13 (3.26%) Sun
9 12 (3.01%) Citrix
10 10 (2.51%) Rackspace
11 9 (2.26%) Juniper
12 8 (2.01%) Percona
12 8 (2.01%) Zend
13 6 (1.50%) Fidessa
13 6 (1.50%) New Relic
13 6 (1.50%) SolarWinds
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £69,000 per annum £45 - £60K basic salary + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 13 days ago
East Grinstead
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago