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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 235 272 358
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +86
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 241 191 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.80% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.10% 13.21% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 198 167 73
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
1596 1446 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.41% 6.03% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1125 990
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +21 60 £59,500 +19.00% 7
Surrey +9 51 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Hampshire +4 40 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Oxfordshire +15 31 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Sussex -12 27 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 13 £41,500 +50.90% 4
West Sussex - 12 £52,500 - 1
Kent +23 7 £69,000 -31.00% 3
Home Counties - 2 £67,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 347 (80.70%) Linux
2 235 (54.65%) Perl
3 228 (53.02%) Python
4 211 (49.07%) Opscode Chef
5 206 (47.91%) DevOps
6 175 (40.70%) MySQL
7 148 (34.42%) VMware
8 145 (33.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 140 (32.56%) Red Hat
10 138 (32.09%) Bash Shell
11 137 (31.86%) Windows
12 135 (31.40%) Amazon AWS
13 131 (30.47%) PHP
14 121 (28.14%) Ruby
14 121 (28.14%) Configuration Management
15 114 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
16 112 (26.05%) Apache
17 105 (24.42%) UNIX
18 103 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
19 88 (20.47%) CentOS
20 86 (20.00%) Web Services
21 84 (19.53%) Open Source
22 81 (18.84%) DNS
23 78 (18.14%) Ubuntu
24 75 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
25 74 (17.21%) Java
26 70 (16.28%) Jenkins
27 67 (15.58%) Nagios
28 66 (15.35%) JavaScript
28 66 (15.35%) PowerShell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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
1 112 (26.05%) Apache
2 45 (10.47%) Tomcat
3 43 (10.00%) nginx
4 41 (9.53%) IIS
5 22 (5.12%) JBoss
6 17 (3.95%) Node.js
7 15 (3.49%) WebSphere
8 14 (3.26%) Confluence
9 13 (3.02%) OpenStack
10 11 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (2.09%) NServiceBus
12 8 (1.86%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.63%) Drupal
14 6 (1.40%) Apache Solr
15 5 (1.16%) CMS
16 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
17 3 (0.70%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 10 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Cordys
2 4 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (31.40%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.51%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (4.88%) Amazon S3
4 21 (4.88%) SaaS
5 19 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.02%) GitHub
7 8 (1.86%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (1.86%) Amazon Glacier
8 6 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.93%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.70%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.70%) Office 365
11 2 (0.47%) Taleo
11 2 (0.47%) IaaS
11 2 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.47%) CodePlex
12 1 (0.23%) Responsys
12 1 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 81 (18.84%) DNS
2 61 (14.19%) TCP/IP
3 57 (13.26%) HTTP
4 44 (10.23%) SAN
5 43 (10.00%) LDAP
5 43 (10.00%) Firewall
6 42 (9.77%) Internet
7 25 (5.81%) Network Security
8 21 (4.88%) BGP
9 20 (4.65%) SMTP
10 16 (3.72%) LAN
10 16 (3.72%) WAN
11 15 (3.49%) VPN
12 14 (3.26%) NAS
13 13 (3.02%) AMQP
14 12 (2.79%) DHCP
15 11 (2.56%) OSPF
16 8 (1.86%) IMAP
16 8 (1.86%) SSH
17 5 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (40.70%) MySQL
2 42 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (9.53%) NoSQL
4 35 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 33 (7.67%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.65%) Redis
7 15 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (3.26%) Big Data
8 14 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (2.09%) Event Store
13 8 (1.86%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.86%) Couchbase
13 8 (1.86%) RavenDB
13 8 (1.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 70 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 52 (12.09%) Git (software)
3 35 (8.14%) Subversion
4 30 (6.98%) TeamCity
5 19 (4.42%) Selenium
6 15 (3.49%) Maven
6 15 (3.49%) JIRA
7 14 (3.26%) MSBuild
8 12 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.56%) Mercurial
9 11 (2.56%) Hudson
10 9 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.86%) JSUnit
12 7 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.63%) Ant
12 7 (1.63%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.63%) NCrunch
12 7 (1.63%) dbdeploy
General
1 41 (9.53%) Finance
2 14 (3.26%) Electronics
3 10 (2.33%) Games
4 9 (2.09%) Banking
5 6 (1.40%) Marketing
6 4 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.47%) Publishing
7 2 (0.47%) Back Office
7 2 (0.47%) Retail
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 127 (29.53%) Administrator
2 124 (28.84%) Systems Administrator
3 115 (26.74%) Linux Administrator
4 99 (23.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 94 (21.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 59 (13.72%) Developer
7 45 (10.47%) Linux Engineer
8 37 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
9 36 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (5.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.12%) Architect
12 20 (4.65%) UNIX Administrator
12 20 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
13 17 (3.95%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 16 (3.72%) Web Developer
15 14 (3.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 11 (2.56%) Lead Systems Engineer
17 9 (2.09%) Python Developer
17 9 (2.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.00%) Web Services
2 50 (11.63%) LAMP
3 44 (10.23%) .NET
4 42 (9.77%) HTML
5 39 (9.07%) CSS
6 24 (5.58%) REST
7 23 (5.35%) HTML5
8 22 (5.12%) jQuery
9 18 (4.19%) RESTful
10 15 (3.49%) CSS3
11 13 (3.02%) Yii
11 13 (3.02%) AngularJS
11 13 (3.02%) Symfony
12 12 (2.79%) SOAP
12 12 (2.79%) XML
13 11 (2.56%) WCF
13 11 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (2.33%) MSMQ
15 9 (2.09%) Spring
15 9 (2.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.53%) Open Source
2 26 (6.05%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.95%) Derivative
4 17 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.72%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.72%) iPhone
6 15 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.26%) User Experience
8 13 (3.02%) HACMP
8 13 (3.02%) Clustering
9 9 (2.09%) Blog
10 7 (1.63%) Podcast
11 5 (1.16%) Wiki
11 5 (1.16%) Replication
12 4 (0.93%) DTV
13 3 (0.70%) NHS
13 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 347 (80.70%) Linux
2 145 (33.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 137 (31.86%) Windows
4 105 (24.42%) UNIX
5 88 (20.47%) CentOS
6 78 (18.14%) Ubuntu
7 43 (10.00%) Debian
8 33 (7.67%) Solaris
9 29 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (5.12%) Android
11 21 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (4.19%) Oracle Linux
13 16 (3.72%) Windows Phone
14 15 (3.49%) AIX
15 12 (2.79%) FreeBSD
16 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.16%) SUSE
18 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.70%) VMS
20 2 (0.47%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (47.91%) DevOps
2 121 (28.14%) Configuration Management
3 114 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (11.16%) ITIL
6 35 (8.14%) OO
7 34 (7.91%) TDD
8 31 (7.21%) Scrum
9 28 (6.51%) Software Engineering
10 22 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (5.12%) Load Balancing
11 21 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 19 (4.42%) MVC
13 18 (4.19%) OOP
13 18 (4.19%) Web Development
13 18 (4.19%) Release Management
13 18 (4.19%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.19%) BDD
13 18 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
14 17 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 235 (54.65%) Perl
2 228 (53.02%) Python
3 138 (32.09%) Bash Shell
4 131 (30.47%) PHP
5 121 (28.14%) Ruby
6 74 (17.21%) Java
7 66 (15.35%) JavaScript
7 66 (15.35%) PowerShell
8 58 (13.49%) Shell Script
9 47 (10.93%) SQL
10 24 (5.58%) C#
11 10 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.63%) C++
13 5 (1.16%) Golang
14 4 (0.93%) C
15 2 (0.47%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.47%) VBScript
15 2 (0.47%) XQuery
15 2 (0.47%) Korn
15 2 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (8.37%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.21%) DV Cleared
3 29 (6.74%) Degree
4 25 (5.81%) SC Cleared
5 23 (5.35%) RHCSA
6 21 (4.88%) RHCE
7 4 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.70%) CCNA
9 2 (0.47%) CCNP
9 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.23%) MCITP
10 1 (0.23%) MySQL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) IC3 Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.23%) MCSE
10 1 (0.23%) MCSA
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.02%) QA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (8.37%) KVM
3 20 (4.65%) Xen
4 14 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (3.26%) Docker
5 13 (3.02%) Squid
5 13 (3.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (3.02%) NFS
6 11 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (2.56%) vCloud
7 9 (2.09%) Varnish
8 8 (1.86%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.63%) Samba
10 5 (1.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (1.16%) XenServer
11 4 (0.93%) iptables
12 3 (0.70%) Ceph
12 3 (0.70%) Postfix
12 3 (0.70%) vSphere
12 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 211 (49.07%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (15.58%) Nagios
3 29 (6.74%) Ansible
4 24 (5.58%) ZABBIX
5 17 (3.95%) Vagrant
6 16 (3.72%) Cacti
7 14 (3.26%) SCCM
7 14 (3.26%) SCOrch
8 13 (3.02%) Salt
8 13 (3.02%) Zenoss
9 11 (2.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 11 (2.56%) NetBackup
9 11 (2.56%) OpenAM
10 10 (2.33%) Opsview
10 10 (2.33%) OpenView
11 9 (2.09%) Capistrano
12 8 (1.86%) Control-M
13 7 (1.63%) logstash
13 7 (1.63%) Graphite
14 6 (1.40%) Icinga
Vendors
1 148 (34.42%) VMware
2 140 (32.56%) Red Hat
3 60 (13.95%) Oracle
4 40 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 29 (6.74%) HP
6 26 (6.05%) Cisco
7 22 (5.12%) Juniper
8 14 (3.26%) Veritas
8 14 (3.26%) Zend
9 13 (3.02%) Google
9 13 (3.02%) Rackspace
10 11 (2.56%) IBM
11 9 (2.09%) Symantec
11 9 (2.09%) Twitter
12 8 (1.86%) Dell
12 8 (1.86%) Sun
12 8 (1.86%) Citrix
13 7 (1.63%) Red Gate
13 7 (1.63%) New Relic
14 6 (1.40%) Atlassian
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Recruitment Specialists Limited
Salary: £45k per annum + parking, life, health, Pension 26 hols
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,695 to £35,256 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago