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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 209 259 307
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +48
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 279 221 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.06% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.68% 13.11% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 231 175 123
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1418 1686 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.37% 8.08% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1315 1052
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
Berkshire +31 90 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Surrey +11 72 £52,500 -11.01% 19
Oxfordshire +8 42 £47,000 +5.61% 1
Hampshire +23 33 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Buckinghamshire +11 20 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Kent -4 10 £67,500 +29.80%
East Sussex +7 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Middlesex +11 1 £60,000 +16.50%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 482 (86.07%) Linux
2 325 (58.04%) Python
3 279 (49.82%) Opscode Chef
4 240 (42.86%) VMware
5 239 (42.68%) Perl
6 236 (42.14%) DevOps
7 212 (37.86%) Amazon AWS
8 196 (35.00%) Ruby
8 196 (35.00%) Red Hat
9 191 (34.11%) Configuration Management
10 178 (31.79%) CentOS
11 176 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 167 (29.82%) Java
13 165 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 162 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
15 159 (28.39%) Bash Shell
16 155 (27.68%) MySQL
17 149 (26.61%) Windows
18 147 (26.25%) Jenkins
19 142 (25.36%) Unix
20 125 (22.32%) Apache
21 124 (22.14%) Open Source
22 118 (21.07%) Oracle
23 111 (19.82%) Web Services
24 109 (19.46%) PowerShell
25 108 (19.29%) JavaScript
25 108 (19.29%) PHP
26 106 (18.93%) LAMP
27 102 (18.21%) SQL
28 100 (17.86%) ITIL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 125 (22.32%) Apache
2 48 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.39%) OpenStack
4 43 (7.68%) nginx
5 42 (7.50%) Node.js
6 29 (5.18%) JBoss
7 20 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (3.04%) IIS
9 16 (2.86%) Drupal
10 14 (2.50%) WebLogic
11 13 (2.32%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.96%) CMS
13 8 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.71%) MS Exchange
16 3 (0.54%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
17 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
17 2 (0.36%) Confluence
18 1 (0.18%) Resin
Applications
1 23 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.43%) MS Office
3 6 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 212 (37.86%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (8.57%) SaaS
4 44 (7.86%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (5.54%) Amazon S3
6 25 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (3.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 19 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 13 (2.32%) GitHub
10 13 (2.32%) PaaS
11 11 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (1.79%) IaaS
13 8 (1.43%) Google Apps
14 6 (1.07%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.89%) Route 53
15 5 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.54%) CloudBees
16 3 (0.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 99 (17.68%) Firewall
2 83 (14.82%) DNS
3 67 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 57 (10.18%) HTTP
5 51 (9.11%) Internet
6 48 (8.57%) LDAP
7 46 (8.21%) LAN
7 46 (8.21%) WAN
8 33 (5.89%) SSL
9 24 (4.29%) SMTP
10 21 (3.75%) VPN
11 17 (3.04%) BGP
11 17 (3.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (3.04%) OSPF
11 17 (3.04%) SAN
12 16 (2.86%) NAS
13 15 (2.68%) SNMP
14 11 (1.96%) DHCP
15 10 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (1.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (27.68%) MySQL
2 38 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 36 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 33 (5.89%) Big Data
5 25 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 23 (4.11%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (3.75%) Redis
8 15 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.36%) DB2
12 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.18%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 147 (26.25%) Jenkins
2 74 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 45 (8.04%) Subversion
4 42 (7.50%) Vagrant
5 37 (6.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 37 (6.61%) Maven
6 26 (4.64%) TeamCity
7 25 (4.46%) JIRA
8 24 (4.29%) Ant
9 23 (4.11%) JUnit
9 23 (4.11%) Mockito
10 17 (3.04%) Sonatype Nexus
11 15 (2.68%) Hudson
12 14 (2.50%) Selenium
13 7 (1.25%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.54%) CasperJS
14 3 (0.54%) PhantomJS
15 2 (0.36%) Gradle
15 2 (0.36%) Grunt
15 2 (0.36%) gulp
General
1 28 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (4.29%) Finance
3 17 (3.04%) Publishing
4 11 (1.96%) Law
5 10 (1.79%) Marketing
6 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.07%) Billing
8 5 (0.89%) Electronics
8 5 (0.89%) Retail
9 4 (0.71%) Front Office
10 3 (0.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (30.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 165 (29.46%) Linux Engineer
3 125 (22.32%) Administrator
4 97 (17.32%) Systems Administrator
5 96 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
6 90 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
7 84 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 80 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 77 (13.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 72 (12.86%) Developer
11 55 (9.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 52 (9.29%) AWS Engineer
13 44 (7.86%) Java Engineer
14 38 (6.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 37 (6.61%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 34 (6.07%) VMware Engineer
17 33 (5.89%) Automation Engineer
18 32 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
19 28 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
19 28 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (19.82%) Web Services
2 106 (18.93%) LAMP
3 52 (9.29%) CSS
3 52 (9.29%) HTML
3 52 (9.29%) Middleware
4 38 (6.79%) LEMP Stack
5 34 (6.07%) jQuery
6 32 (5.71%) Spring
7 27 (4.82%) XML
8 24 (4.29%) .NET
9 23 (4.11%) Spring MVC
10 16 (2.86%) CSS3
10 16 (2.86%) Grails
10 16 (2.86%) HTML5
10 16 (2.86%) Play Framework
10 16 (2.86%) REST
11 13 (2.32%) Hibernate
11 13 (2.32%) LAPP Stack
11 13 (2.32%) RESTful
12 12 (2.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 26 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.64%) Semantic Web
5 24 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.93%) Derivative
7 17 (3.04%) EMC VNX
8 13 (2.32%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.32%) iPhone
9 12 (2.14%) Clustering
9 12 (2.14%) User Experience
10 11 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.61%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
13 7 (1.25%) Driving Licence
14 6 (1.07%) HACMP
14 6 (1.07%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.71%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 482 (86.07%) Linux
2 178 (31.79%) CentOS
3 176 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 149 (26.61%) Windows
5 142 (25.36%) Unix
6 59 (10.54%) Windows Server
7 48 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 23 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
9 20 (3.57%) Android
9 20 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (3.21%) SUSE
11 17 (3.04%) Solaris
12 13 (2.32%) Windows Phone
12 13 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.43%) Debian
14 7 (1.25%) AIX
15 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (42.14%) DevOps
2 191 (34.11%) Configuration Management
3 162 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (22.14%) Open Source
5 100 (17.86%) ITIL
6 79 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (12.32%) High Availability
8 51 (9.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 49 (8.75%) OO
10 47 (8.39%) Migration
11 36 (6.43%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.07%) MVC
13 30 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 30 (5.36%) TDD
14 29 (5.18%) Server Building
15 28 (5.00%) Security Management
16 27 (4.82%) Integration Testing
17 25 (4.46%) E-Commerce
18 24 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
18 24 (4.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 325 (58.04%) Python
2 239 (42.68%) Perl
3 196 (35.00%) Ruby
4 167 (29.82%) Java
5 159 (28.39%) Bash Shell
6 109 (19.46%) PowerShell
7 108 (19.29%) JavaScript
7 108 (19.29%) PHP
8 102 (18.21%) SQL
9 47 (8.39%) C#
10 38 (6.79%) Shell Script
11 23 (4.11%) C++
12 20 (3.57%) C
13 10 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.79%) XPath
14 9 (1.61%) Korn
15 4 (0.71%) Groovy
15 4 (0.71%) Scala
16 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (8.21%) CCNA
3 40 (7.14%) RHCE
3 40 (7.14%) RHCSA
4 36 (6.43%) Security Cleared
5 35 (6.25%) Degree
6 23 (4.11%) CCNP
7 20 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.14%) MCSA
10 8 (1.43%) CCIE
10 8 (1.43%) JNCIP
11 6 (1.07%) MCP
11 6 (1.07%) MOS
12 5 (0.89%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.89%) MBA
13 4 (0.71%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.46%) SLA
2 20 (3.57%) QA
3 5 (0.89%) COBIT
3 5 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 165 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 51 (9.11%) vSphere
4 46 (8.21%) Docker
5 44 (7.86%) Hyper-V
6 41 (7.32%) KVM
7 27 (4.82%) Squid
8 21 (3.75%) VirtualBox
9 17 (3.04%) vCloud
10 15 (2.68%) NFS
11 12 (2.14%) Postfix
11 12 (2.14%) VMware ESX
12 11 (1.96%) qmail
13 9 (1.61%) Firmware
13 9 (1.61%) iptables
13 9 (1.61%) Xen
14 7 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle Clusterware
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (1.07%) Samba
Systems Management
1 279 (49.82%) Opscode Chef
2 91 (16.25%) Nagios
3 83 (14.82%) Ansible
4 31 (5.54%) SCCM
5 28 (5.00%) Salt
6 27 (4.82%) ZABBIX
7 25 (4.46%) SCOM
8 23 (4.11%) SCVMM
8 23 (4.11%) Windows Intune
9 19 (3.39%) Cacti
10 17 (3.04%) Graphite
10 17 (3.04%) Zenoss
11 16 (2.86%) logstash
12 14 (2.50%) Ganglia
13 13 (2.32%) collectd
14 9 (1.61%) CFEngine
15 8 (1.43%) OpenAM
16 7 (1.25%) Rundeck
17 6 (1.07%) Munin
17 6 (1.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 240 (42.86%) VMware
2 196 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 118 (21.07%) Oracle
4 66 (11.79%) Microsoft
5 58 (10.36%) Cisco
6 45 (8.04%) HP
7 35 (6.25%) EMC
8 31 (5.54%) Citrix
9 28 (5.00%) RightScale
10 24 (4.29%) Dell
11 19 (3.39%) Percona
12 17 (3.04%) Splunk
13 15 (2.68%) CA
14 14 (2.50%) Forcepoint
15 13 (2.32%) Google
16 12 (2.14%) Atlassian
17 11 (1.96%) Juniper
18 10 (1.79%) Sun
19 9 (1.61%) IBM
20 8 (1.43%) Veritas
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cranleigh, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 60,000 + 5% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40k-£50k + Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + awesome benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago