The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 278 324 374
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +50
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 182 115 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.75% 7.62% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 134 101 68
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1549 1510 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 6.89% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1221 964
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,125
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.67%
Puppet
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +30 57 £55,000 -3.50% 6
East Sussex 0 52 £42,500 +9.67%
Oxfordshire +26 33 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Berkshire -7 24 £56,250 +12.50% 5
Kent - 8 £52,500 -
Hampshire -21 6 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Sussex -8 1 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 295 (78.67%) Linux
2 187 (49.87%) Opscode Chef
3 178 (47.47%) Python
4 152 (40.53%) DevOps
5 132 (35.20%) Perl
6 131 (34.93%) Ruby
7 130 (34.67%) Bash Shell
8 128 (34.13%) MySQL
9 114 (30.40%) Red Hat
10 110 (29.33%) Configuration Management
11 109 (29.07%) Open Source
12 106 (28.27%) Nagios
13 98 (26.13%) Java
14 94 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
15 92 (24.53%) Apache
16 91 (24.27%) Web Services
17 90 (24.00%) PHP
18 88 (23.47%) Jenkins
19 85 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 84 (22.40%) UNIX
21 71 (18.93%) Debian
22 65 (17.33%) CentOS
23 64 (17.07%) Windows
24 63 (16.80%) JavaScript
25 62 (16.53%) Git (software)
25 62 (16.53%) Degree
26 60 (16.00%) DNS
26 60 (16.00%) VMware
27 59 (15.73%) TCP/IP
27 59 (15.73%) Tomcat

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 92 (24.53%) Apache
2 59 (15.73%) Tomcat
3 55 (14.67%) Node.js
4 27 (7.20%) nginx
5 22 (5.87%) IIS
6 13 (3.47%) Drupal
7 10 (2.67%) Resin
8 8 (2.13%) Eucalyptus
9 6 (1.60%) Confluence
10 4 (1.07%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.07%) Jetty
11 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.27%) SAS
13 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 94 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (14.13%) Amazon EC2
3 48 (12.80%) SaaS
4 23 (6.13%) PaaS
5 22 (5.87%) GitHub
6 17 (4.53%) Basecamp
6 17 (4.53%) IaaS
6 17 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (4.00%) Amazon S3
8 14 (3.73%) Route 53
9 12 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (1.33%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (1.33%) ElastiCache
12 2 (0.53%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 60 (16.00%) DNS
2 59 (15.73%) TCP/IP
3 48 (12.80%) HTTP
4 30 (8.00%) DHCP
5 29 (7.73%) Internet
6 25 (6.67%) Firewall
6 25 (6.67%) LDAP
7 22 (5.87%) SMTP
8 21 (5.60%) VoIP
9 19 (5.07%) SNMP
10 18 (4.80%) SAN
11 17 (4.53%) FTP
12 14 (3.73%) Ethernet
13 12 (3.20%) BGP
13 12 (3.20%) InfiniBand
14 10 (2.67%) OSPF
15 7 (1.87%) Network Security
16 6 (1.60%) VPN
17 5 (1.33%) VLAN
18 4 (1.07%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (34.13%) MySQL
2 58 (15.47%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (12.27%) SQL Server
4 31 (8.27%) NoSQL
5 27 (7.20%) Oracle Database
6 26 (6.93%) MongoDB
7 25 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 23 (6.13%) HBase
9 19 (5.07%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (5.07%) Big Data
9 19 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (3.47%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (2.67%) NewSQL
13 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.07%) Redis
Development Applications
1 88 (23.47%) Jenkins
2 62 (16.53%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.40%) JIRA
4 15 (4.00%) Selenium
4 15 (4.00%) Subversion
5 12 (3.20%) PhantomJS
6 9 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.60%) RSpec
8 5 (1.33%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.33%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.33%) Hudson
8 5 (1.33%) dbdeploy
8 5 (1.33%) Maven
9 3 (0.80%) WebLOAD
9 3 (0.80%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.53%) JMeter
10 2 (0.53%) JUnit
10 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (4.53%) Marketing
2 16 (4.27%) Finance
3 10 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.67%) Retail
4 7 (1.87%) Games
5 5 (1.33%) Legal
5 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.33%) Electronics
6 4 (1.07%) Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 152 (40.53%) Administrator
2 132 (35.20%) Linux Administrator
2 132 (35.20%) Systems Administrator
3 113 (30.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 58 (15.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 50 (13.33%) Developer
6 32 (8.53%) Systems Engineer
6 32 (8.53%) Linux Engineer
7 22 (5.87%) Software Engineer
8 21 (5.60%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.07%) Applications Developer
9 19 (5.07%) Web Applications Developer
10 17 (4.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 16 (4.27%) DBA
11 16 (4.27%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 14 (3.73%) DevOps Specialist
14 13 (3.47%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
14 13 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
15 12 (3.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (24.27%) Web Services
2 39 (10.40%) LAMP
3 37 (9.87%) HTML
3 37 (9.87%) CSS
4 35 (9.33%) .NET
5 27 (7.20%) jQuery
6 17 (4.53%) WPF
6 17 (4.53%) Silverlight
7 16 (4.27%) WCF
7 16 (4.27%) HTML5
8 15 (4.00%) REST
9 13 (3.47%) JDBC
10 12 (3.20%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.67%) Java EE
12 9 (2.40%) J2EE
12 9 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (2.13%) SOAP
13 8 (2.13%) Sensu
13 8 (2.13%) Regular Expression
13 8 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 109 (29.07%) Open Source
2 40 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.40%) Social Media
4 20 (5.33%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.20%) Clustering
6 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.33%) DTV
8 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.53%) Replication
9 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.53%) Kindle
10 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.27%) Derivative
10 1 (0.27%) PKI
10 1 (0.27%) Wiki
10 1 (0.27%) Blog
10 1 (0.27%) Social Network
10 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 295 (78.67%) Linux
2 85 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (22.40%) UNIX
4 71 (18.93%) Debian
5 65 (17.33%) CentOS
6 64 (17.07%) Windows
7 53 (14.13%) Ubuntu
8 21 (5.60%) Solaris
9 18 (4.80%) OpenBSD
10 12 (3.20%) AIX
11 11 (2.93%) FreeBSD
11 11 (2.93%) SUSE
12 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.80%) Android
14 3 (0.80%) OS/400
15 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.27%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (40.53%) DevOps
2 110 (29.33%) Configuration Management
3 56 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (13.07%) Analytics
6 45 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 27 (7.20%) OO
7 27 (7.20%) MVC
7 27 (7.20%) Load Balancing
8 23 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (4.80%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (4.53%) Social Media Monitoring
11 17 (4.53%) Load Testing
12 15 (4.00%) TDD
13 14 (3.73%) Build Automation
14 13 (3.47%) Web Development
14 13 (3.47%) ITIL
15 12 (3.20%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (3.20%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 178 (47.47%) Python
2 132 (35.20%) Perl
3 131 (34.93%) Ruby
4 130 (34.67%) Bash Shell
5 98 (26.13%) Java
6 90 (24.00%) PHP
7 63 (16.80%) JavaScript
8 38 (10.13%) SQL
9 34 (9.07%) C#
9 34 (9.07%) PowerShell
10 30 (8.00%) Shell Script
11 29 (7.73%) C++
12 23 (6.13%) C
13 10 (2.67%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.27%) C-shell
14 1 (0.27%) Korn
14 1 (0.27%) Lua
14 1 (0.27%) Erlang
14 1 (0.27%) PHP5
14 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (16.53%) Degree
2 9 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (2.40%) RHCE
3 7 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) MCITP
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MCSE
5 1 (0.27%) MCSA
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.27%) CCNA
5 1 (0.27%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.07%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.33%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.47%) NFS
3 21 (5.60%) Postfix
4 20 (5.33%) Samba
5 14 (3.73%) Varnish
6 12 (3.20%) KVM
7 10 (2.67%) Xen
8 7 (1.87%) Squid
9 6 (1.60%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.33%) vSphere
10 5 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (1.07%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.80%) XenServer
12 3 (0.80%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
13 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.27%) Dovecot
14 1 (0.27%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 187 (49.87%) Opscode Chef
2 106 (28.27%) Nagios
3 29 (7.73%) Ansible
4 27 (7.20%) Cacti
5 26 (6.93%) Vagrant
6 19 (5.07%) Munin
7 18 (4.80%) Salt
8 15 (4.00%) ZABBIX
9 13 (3.47%) Ganglia
10 12 (3.20%) OpenView
11 10 (2.67%) Zenoss
12 9 (2.40%) Capistrano
12 9 (2.40%) logstash
13 8 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 7 (1.87%) collectd
14 7 (1.87%) StatsD
15 6 (1.60%) Netcool
15 6 (1.60%) SCOrch
16 5 (1.33%) Graylog2
16 5 (1.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 114 (30.40%) Red Hat
2 60 (16.00%) VMware
3 46 (12.27%) Oracle
4 36 (9.60%) JBoss
5 27 (7.20%) Cisco
6 14 (3.73%) Rackspace
7 11 (2.93%) Microsoft
8 10 (2.67%) Splunk
9 8 (2.13%) SAP
9 8 (2.13%) BMC
9 8 (2.13%) Veritas
10 7 (1.87%) SaltStack
10 7 (1.87%) HP
10 7 (1.87%) Sun
11 6 (1.60%) Juniper
11 6 (1.60%) NetIQ
11 6 (1.60%) Percona
11 6 (1.60%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.33%) Citrix
12 5 (1.33%) Dell
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, private medica
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum + pension, h/care, flexitime
Posted: 27 days ago