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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 240 290 337
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +47
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 220 140 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 0.66% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.12% 9.47% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 155 123 107
Average salary £52,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,800 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1677 1478 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.62% 7.00% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1210 1070
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £29,643
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +59 85 £52,000 -8.77% 10
Berkshire +7 44 £57,500 +9.52% 3
East Sussex -8 37 £47,500 +18.75%
Oxfordshire +2 24 £75,000 +87.50% 3
Hampshire -22 12 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Kent - 9 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £37,500 - 3
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £46,250 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 316 (81.03%) Linux
2 168 (43.08%) Opscode Chef
3 160 (41.03%) Python
4 155 (39.74%) DevOps
5 153 (39.23%) Bash Shell
6 129 (33.08%) Configuration Management
6 129 (33.08%) Red Hat
7 125 (32.05%) MySQL
8 124 (31.79%) Perl
9 113 (28.97%) Open Source
9 113 (28.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 107 (27.44%) Ruby
11 105 (26.92%) Java
12 102 (26.15%) Nagios
13 89 (22.82%) PHP
13 89 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
14 88 (22.56%) UNIX
15 87 (22.31%) Jenkins
16 84 (21.54%) Apache
17 83 (21.28%) CentOS
18 81 (20.77%) DNS
19 80 (20.51%) Web Services
20 78 (20.00%) VMware
21 77 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
22 67 (17.18%) TCP/IP
23 66 (16.92%) Windows
24 65 (16.67%) Oracle
24 65 (16.67%) Debian
24 65 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
25 64 (16.41%) Degree

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 84 (21.54%) Apache
2 62 (15.90%) Tomcat
3 52 (13.33%) Node.js
4 22 (5.64%) nginx
5 21 (5.38%) IIS
6 12 (3.08%) Resin
7 5 (1.28%) Confluence
8 4 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.03%) Drupal
8 4 (1.03%) Jetty
9 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.26%) SAS
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.49%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (8.97%) SaaS
4 22 (5.64%) GitHub
5 20 (5.13%) Basecamp
6 18 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (4.36%) IaaS
8 16 (4.10%) Amazon S3
9 15 (3.85%) PaaS
10 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (1.54%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (1.28%) Route 53
12 5 (1.28%) ElastiCache
12 5 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 81 (20.77%) DNS
2 67 (17.18%) TCP/IP
3 53 (13.59%) HTTP
4 42 (10.77%) Internet
4 42 (10.77%) LDAP
5 40 (10.26%) DHCP
6 37 (9.49%) SAN
7 31 (7.95%) Firewall
8 26 (6.67%) VoIP
9 22 (5.64%) SMTP
10 20 (5.13%) FTP
11 18 (4.62%) Ethernet
12 16 (4.10%) SNMP
12 16 (4.10%) InfiniBand
13 13 (3.33%) WAN
13 13 (3.33%) LAN
14 8 (2.05%) VPN
14 8 (2.05%) OSPF
14 8 (2.05%) BGP
15 6 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (32.05%) MySQL
2 65 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (9.49%) Relational Database
4 36 (9.23%) SQL Server
5 34 (8.72%) Oracle Database
5 34 (8.72%) NoSQL
6 30 (7.69%) HBase
6 30 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 19 (4.87%) RDBMS
8 15 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (3.59%) Big Data
9 14 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (3.59%) NewSQL
10 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 87 (22.31%) Jenkins
2 60 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 34 (8.72%) JIRA
4 23 (5.90%) Selenium
5 16 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.82%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.56%) PhantomJS
8 7 (1.79%) dbdeploy
8 7 (1.79%) MSBuild
8 7 (1.79%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.54%) RSpec
10 5 (1.28%) Hudson
10 5 (1.28%) Maven
11 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.03%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.03%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.77%) WebLOAD
12 3 (0.77%) JMeter
12 3 (0.77%) Subversion
13 2 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 25 (6.41%) Finance
2 19 (4.87%) Marketing
3 14 (3.59%) Banking
4 11 (2.82%) Retail
5 9 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.05%) Legal
7 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.03%) Electronics
7 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.03%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Automotive
8 2 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 169 (43.33%) Administrator
2 139 (35.64%) Systems Administrator
3 131 (33.59%) Linux Administrator
4 109 (27.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 63 (16.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 39 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 39 (10.00%) Developer
7 26 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (5.90%) DBA
9 18 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.62%) Consultant
10 17 (4.36%) DevOps Specialist
11 14 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.08%) Architect
12 12 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (2.82%) Web Developer
13 11 (2.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 9 (2.31%) Linux Support
14 9 (2.31%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 9 (2.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (20.51%) Web Services
2 38 (9.74%) LAMP
3 33 (8.46%) HTML
3 33 (8.46%) CSS
4 29 (7.44%) .NET
5 23 (5.90%) jQuery
6 19 (4.87%) HTML5
7 17 (4.36%) JDBC
8 16 (4.10%) REST
9 12 (3.08%) CSS3
9 12 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 12 (3.08%) Java EE
9 12 (3.08%) WPF
9 12 (3.08%) Silverlight
10 10 (2.56%) Symfony
10 10 (2.56%) STL
10 10 (2.56%) WCF
10 10 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 9 (2.31%) XML
12 8 (2.05%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 113 (28.97%) Open Source
2 34 (8.72%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.46%) Social Media
4 22 (5.64%) Mathematics
5 21 (5.38%) Clustering
6 13 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.79%) User Experience
9 7 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.79%) Replication
10 6 (1.54%) HACMP
10 6 (1.54%) Derivative
11 4 (1.03%) DTV
12 3 (0.77%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.51%) PKI
13 2 (0.51%) Kindle
14 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.26%) Blog
14 1 (0.26%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 316 (81.03%) Linux
2 113 (28.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 88 (22.56%) UNIX
4 83 (21.28%) CentOS
5 66 (16.92%) Windows
6 65 (16.67%) Debian
7 43 (11.03%) Ubuntu
8 29 (7.44%) SUSE
9 28 (7.18%) Solaris
10 18 (4.62%) OpenBSD
11 15 (3.85%) AIX
12 12 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (1.28%) FreeBSD
16 4 (1.03%) Android
17 3 (0.77%) OS/400
17 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (39.74%) DevOps
2 129 (33.08%) Configuration Management
3 77 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (10.51%) Software Engineering
6 38 (9.74%) Analytics
7 34 (8.72%) ITIL
8 32 (8.21%) Load Balancing
9 26 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 25 (6.41%) Social Media Monitoring
11 22 (5.64%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (5.64%) OO
12 20 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.62%) Service Management
13 18 (4.62%) TDD
13 18 (4.62%) MVC
14 17 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.10%) Migration
15 16 (4.10%) Build Automation
16 15 (3.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 160 (41.03%) Python
2 153 (39.23%) Bash Shell
3 124 (31.79%) Perl
4 107 (27.44%) Ruby
5 105 (26.92%) Java
6 89 (22.82%) PHP
7 59 (15.13%) JavaScript
8 47 (12.05%) Shell Script
9 40 (10.26%) SQL
10 34 (8.72%) PowerShell
11 29 (7.44%) C++
12 27 (6.92%) C#
13 26 (6.67%) C
14 14 (3.59%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.26%) VB
15 1 (0.26%) VBA
15 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.26%) AWK
15 1 (0.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 64 (16.41%) Degree
2 13 (3.33%) RHCE
3 11 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.03%) CCNA
7 3 (0.77%) CCNP
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.51%) ISEB
8 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.26%) RHCT
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.26%) MCITP
9 1 (0.26%) MCSE
9 1 (0.26%) MCSA
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.38%) SLA
2 16 (4.10%) QA
3 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (10.26%) NFS
3 29 (7.44%) Samba
4 25 (6.41%) Postfix
5 10 (2.56%) KVM
6 8 (2.05%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (1.28%) vSphere
8 5 (1.28%) XenServer
8 5 (1.28%) Squid
9 4 (1.03%) Xen
9 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.77%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.77%) Varnish
11 2 (0.51%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.26%) Nmap
12 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 168 (43.08%) Opscode Chef
2 102 (26.15%) Nagios
3 34 (8.72%) Ansible
4 27 (6.92%) Vagrant
5 20 (5.13%) Munin
6 19 (4.87%) Cacti
7 16 (4.10%) Salt
8 14 (3.59%) ZABBIX
9 12 (3.08%) Zenoss
10 11 (2.82%) Control-M
10 11 (2.82%) NetBackup
10 11 (2.82%) OpenView
11 8 (2.05%) Capistrano
12 7 (1.79%) logstash
13 5 (1.28%) collectd
13 5 (1.28%) StatsD
13 5 (1.28%) Graylog2
13 5 (1.28%) Opsview
13 5 (1.28%) Icinga
13 5 (1.28%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 129 (33.08%) Red Hat
2 78 (20.00%) VMware
3 65 (16.67%) Oracle
4 40 (10.26%) JBoss
5 35 (8.97%) Cisco
6 17 (4.36%) HP
6 17 (4.36%) EMC
6 17 (4.36%) Remedy
7 15 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 12 (3.08%) Veritas
9 11 (2.82%) Sun
9 11 (2.82%) Dell
9 11 (2.82%) IBM
10 9 (2.31%) Rackspace
11 8 (2.05%) Zend
11 8 (2.05%) Citrix
12 6 (1.54%) SAP
13 5 (1.28%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.28%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.28%) Percona
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford
Creative Personnel
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago