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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 209 280 350
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +70
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 266 183 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.28% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.19% 11.86% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 200 152 90
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 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1547 1543 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.46% 6.67% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1213 1116
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +45 76 £50,000 +13.63% 8
Hampshire +40 50 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Surrey +17 48 £45,000 -14.28% 6
Oxfordshire -3 22 £50,000 -9.09% 9
East Sussex -14 22 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Kent +21 19 £65,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 18 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £65,000 - 1
Home Counties - 2 £67,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 399 (81.76%) Linux
2 270 (55.33%) Python
3 257 (52.66%) Perl
4 250 (51.23%) Opscode Chef
5 247 (50.61%) DevOps
6 192 (39.34%) MySQL
7 168 (34.43%) VMware
8 160 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
9 155 (31.76%) Windows
10 154 (31.56%) Configuration Management
11 153 (31.35%) Amazon AWS
12 151 (30.94%) Bash Shell
12 151 (30.94%) Red Hat
13 138 (28.28%) Ruby
14 137 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 136 (27.87%) PHP
16 123 (25.20%) CentOS
17 118 (24.18%) Apache
18 114 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
19 112 (22.95%) UNIX
19 112 (22.95%) Jenkins
20 106 (21.72%) Java
21 102 (20.90%) Open Source
22 101 (20.70%) Web Services
23 96 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
24 84 (17.21%) Ubuntu
25 80 (16.39%) JavaScript
26 79 (16.19%) Nagios
26 79 (16.19%) Git (software)
27 78 (15.98%) PowerShell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 118 (24.18%) Apache
2 71 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 47 (9.63%) IIS
4 46 (9.43%) nginx
5 44 (9.02%) JBoss
6 29 (5.94%) Node.js
7 18 (3.69%) OpenStack
8 15 (3.07%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.87%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 10 (2.05%) NServiceBus
11 10 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (2.05%) Drupal
12 9 (1.84%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.43%) Confluence
14 6 (1.23%) CMS
15 5 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
17 3 (0.61%) MediaWiki
17 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Cordys
2 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 153 (31.35%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (4.30%) SaaS
5 19 (3.89%) GitHub
6 18 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (3.48%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
8 8 (1.64%) Amazon Glacier
9 7 (1.43%) Taleo
10 6 (1.23%) Responsys
11 5 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.82%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.61%) PaaS
13 3 (0.61%) IaaS
14 2 (0.41%) CodePlex
15 1 (0.20%) Office 365
15 1 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
15 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 76 (15.57%) DNS
2 68 (13.93%) TCP/IP
3 60 (12.30%) HTTP
4 51 (10.45%) Firewall
5 50 (10.25%) Internet
6 41 (8.40%) SAN
7 39 (7.99%) LDAP
8 29 (5.94%) SMTP
9 24 (4.92%) BGP
10 23 (4.71%) Network Security
11 17 (3.48%) LAN
11 17 (3.48%) WAN
12 15 (3.07%) VPN
13 14 (2.87%) OSPF
13 14 (2.87%) AMQP
14 13 (2.66%) NAS
14 13 (2.66%) DHCP
15 12 (2.46%) IMAP
16 11 (2.25%) SSH
17 7 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (39.34%) MySQL
2 64 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 57 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (11.48%) MongoDB
5 43 (8.81%) SQL Server
6 41 (8.40%) Relational Database
7 23 (4.71%) Redis
8 22 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (3.89%) Big Data
10 14 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (2.25%) Couchbase
13 10 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.05%) Event Store
14 9 (1.84%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.84%) CouchDB
14 9 (1.84%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 112 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 79 (16.19%) Git (software)
3 49 (10.04%) Subversion
4 30 (6.15%) TeamCity
5 29 (5.94%) Selenium
6 27 (5.53%) Hudson
7 19 (3.89%) JIRA
8 15 (3.07%) Maven
9 13 (2.66%) PHPUnit
10 12 (2.46%) JUnit
10 12 (2.46%) Visual Studio
10 12 (2.46%) Mercurial
11 11 (2.25%) MSBuild
12 10 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.84%) JSUnit
13 9 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (1.64%) NCrunch
14 8 (1.64%) ReSharper
15 7 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (7.17%) Finance
2 15 (3.07%) Electronics
3 10 (2.05%) Games
4 7 (1.43%) Banking
4 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.82%) Retail
5 4 (0.82%) Marketing
6 3 (0.61%) Publishing
6 3 (0.61%) Law
7 2 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 135 (27.66%) Systems Administrator
2 132 (27.05%) Administrator
3 119 (24.39%) Linux Administrator
4 106 (21.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 106 (21.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 86 (17.62%) Developer
6 50 (10.25%) Linux Engineer
7 45 (9.22%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (5.94%) Web Developer
10 27 (5.53%) Architect
10 27 (5.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.10%) Cloud Engineer
13 18 (3.69%) UNIX Administrator
14 14 (2.87%) Software Engineer
15 13 (2.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 13 (2.66%) Analyst
16 12 (2.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 12 (2.46%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (20.70%) Web Services
2 63 (12.91%) HTML
3 60 (12.30%) .NET
4 55 (11.27%) CSS
5 43 (8.81%) LAMP
6 32 (6.56%) REST
7 30 (6.15%) jQuery
7 30 (6.15%) HTML5
8 26 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (5.12%) MSMQ
10 20 (4.10%) CSS3
11 19 (3.89%) ASP.NET
12 18 (3.69%) RESTful
13 17 (3.48%) XML
14 16 (3.28%) Yii
14 16 (3.28%) WCF
14 16 (3.28%) Symfony
15 15 (3.07%) SignalR
16 14 (2.87%) AngularJS
16 14 (2.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.10%) Derivative
5 17 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.28%) User Experience
6 16 (3.28%) Blog
7 11 (2.25%) iPhone
7 11 (2.25%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.05%) Clustering
8 10 (2.05%) HACMP
9 8 (1.64%) Podcast
9 8 (1.64%) Statistics
10 5 (1.02%) Wiki
10 5 (1.02%) Replication
10 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.82%) DTV
12 3 (0.61%) NHS
12 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 399 (81.76%) Linux
2 155 (31.76%) Windows
3 137 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 123 (25.20%) CentOS
5 112 (22.95%) UNIX
6 84 (17.21%) Ubuntu
7 45 (9.22%) Debian
8 33 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (5.74%) Solaris
10 26 (5.33%) Oracle Linux
11 24 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (3.69%) Android
13 12 (2.46%) SUSE
13 12 (2.46%) AIX
14 11 (2.25%) Windows Phone
15 10 (2.05%) FreeBSD
16 9 (1.84%) Fedora
17 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
19 2 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (50.61%) DevOps
2 160 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (31.56%) Configuration Management
4 102 (20.90%) Open Source
5 96 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (12.70%) ITIL
7 50 (10.25%) TDD
8 42 (8.61%) Scrum
9 41 (8.40%) OO
10 37 (7.58%) Server Building
11 36 (7.38%) Software Engineering
12 30 (6.15%) Web Development
13 29 (5.94%) BDD
13 29 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
14 24 (4.92%) SOA
14 24 (4.92%) Load Balancing
14 24 (4.92%) Unit Testing
15 23 (4.71%) MVC
15 23 (4.71%) Service Delivery
16 22 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 270 (55.33%) Python
2 257 (52.66%) Perl
3 151 (30.94%) Bash Shell
4 138 (28.28%) Ruby
5 136 (27.87%) PHP
6 106 (21.72%) Java
7 80 (16.39%) JavaScript
8 78 (15.98%) PowerShell
9 71 (14.55%) SQL
10 68 (13.93%) Shell Script
11 45 (9.22%) C#
12 11 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.64%) C++
14 5 (1.02%) Go
15 4 (0.82%) C
16 2 (0.41%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.41%) RubyMotion
16 2 (0.41%) AWK
16 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 46 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 40 (8.20%) Degree
3 31 (6.35%) DV Cleared
4 25 (5.12%) RHCSA
5 23 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 22 (4.51%) RHCE
7 7 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.23%) CCNA
9 4 (0.82%) CCNP
9 4 (0.82%) IC3 Certification
9 4 (0.82%) MySQL Certification
10 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.20%) MCITP
11 1 (0.20%) RHCT
11 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.20%) MCSE
11 1 (0.20%) MCSA
11 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.66%) QA
2 12 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 114 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (8.61%) KVM
3 27 (5.53%) Docker
4 26 (5.33%) Xen
5 15 (3.07%) vCloud
6 13 (2.66%) Squid
7 11 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (2.25%) Active Directory
8 10 (2.05%) NFS
8 10 (2.05%) Varnish
8 10 (2.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (1.84%) Samba
10 8 (1.64%) Hyper-V
11 6 (1.23%) vSphere
11 6 (1.23%) VirtualBox
11 6 (1.23%) qmail
12 5 (1.02%) XenServer
12 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.82%) iptables
Systems Management
1 250 (51.23%) Opscode Chef
2 79 (16.19%) Nagios
3 44 (9.02%) Ansible
4 35 (7.17%) ZABBIX
5 22 (4.51%) Cacti
6 19 (3.89%) Graphite
7 18 (3.69%) HAProxy
8 16 (3.28%) Vagrant
9 15 (3.07%) Zenoss
9 15 (3.07%) Salt
10 12 (2.46%) logstash
10 12 (2.46%) SCOrch
10 12 (2.46%) collectd
10 12 (2.46%) SCCM
11 10 (2.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 10 (2.05%) OpenAM
11 10 (2.05%) Opsview
11 10 (2.05%) Capistrano
11 10 (2.05%) Ganglia
12 9 (1.84%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 168 (34.43%) VMware
2 151 (30.94%) Red Hat
3 77 (15.78%) Oracle
4 54 (11.07%) Microsoft
5 32 (6.56%) HP
6 27 (5.53%) Cisco
7 20 (4.10%) Juniper
8 18 (3.69%) Sun
8 18 (3.69%) Zend
9 15 (3.07%) Splunk
10 13 (2.66%) Google
11 11 (2.25%) Veritas
11 11 (2.25%) Rackspace
12 10 (2.05%) Twitter
13 9 (1.84%) IBM
14 8 (1.64%) Citrix
14 8 (1.64%) Red Gate
15 7 (1.43%) Symantec
16 6 (1.23%) Dell
16 6 (1.23%) Eloqua
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