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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 218 242 300
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +58
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 264 211 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 0.94% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.11% 12.65% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 183 150 122
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1543 1668 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.30% 7.41% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1279 1294
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +66 99 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Surrey -3 60 £52,500 -2.77% 8
Oxfordshire +18 40 £43,750 -41.66% 6
Hampshire +41 33 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Kent +2 15 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Sussex -36 4 £35,000 -21.34%
Middlesex - 3 £62,500 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 443 (85.19%) Linux
2 301 (57.88%) Python
3 285 (54.81%) Opscode Chef
4 259 (49.81%) DevOps
5 248 (47.69%) Perl
6 238 (45.77%) Configuration Management
7 213 (40.96%) MySQL
8 210 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
9 177 (34.04%) Java
10 172 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
11 166 (31.92%) VMware
12 165 (31.73%) CentOS
13 161 (30.96%) Jenkins
14 156 (30.00%) Apache
15 150 (28.85%) Red Hat
16 138 (26.54%) PHP
17 137 (26.35%) Ruby
18 134 (25.77%) Bash Shell
19 131 (25.19%) Windows
20 126 (24.23%) SQL
21 122 (23.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 117 (22.50%) Web Services
23 116 (22.31%) Open Source
24 113 (21.73%) Continuous Integration
25 109 (20.96%) Nagios
26 108 (20.77%) JavaScript
26 108 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
27 96 (18.46%) Git (software)
28 92 (17.69%) Tomcat
29 89 (17.12%) UNIX

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 156 (30.00%) Apache
2 92 (17.69%) Tomcat
3 58 (11.15%) nginx
4 56 (10.77%) JBoss
5 50 (9.62%) Node.js
6 44 (8.46%) OpenStack
7 43 (8.27%) IIS
8 36 (6.92%) WebLogic
9 16 (3.08%) Drupal
10 14 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (2.31%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.73%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.35%) NServiceBus
13 7 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (1.15%) CMS
15 4 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.96%) Cordys
3 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 172 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.23%) SaaS
4 18 (3.46%) Taleo
5 17 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (3.27%) GitHub
6 14 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (2.50%) Responsys
8 8 (1.54%) IaaS
8 8 (1.54%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.15%) PaaS
9 6 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.58%) Trello
12 3 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.58%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.58%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.62%) TCP/IP
2 70 (13.46%) Internet
3 67 (12.88%) Firewall
4 59 (11.35%) DNS
5 54 (10.38%) HTTP
6 42 (8.08%) SMTP
7 29 (5.58%) SSL
8 25 (4.81%) LDAP
9 24 (4.62%) SAN
10 22 (4.23%) VPN
11 16 (3.08%) BGP
12 14 (2.69%) LAN
13 13 (2.50%) WAN
13 13 (2.50%) OSPF
14 10 (1.92%) DHCP
14 10 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.73%) DMZ
15 9 (1.73%) IMAP
16 7 (1.35%) SSH
16 7 (1.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (40.96%) MySQL
2 87 (16.73%) NoSQL
3 77 (14.81%) MongoDB
4 51 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (9.81%) Big Data
5 38 (7.31%) Redis
6 37 (7.12%) Relational Database
7 27 (5.19%) Hadoop
8 24 (4.62%) Couchbase
9 23 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (4.23%) SQL Server
11 14 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.92%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.35%) Event Store
15 7 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (1.35%) RavenDB
16 6 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 161 (30.96%) Jenkins
2 96 (18.46%) Git (software)
3 49 (9.42%) Subversion
4 46 (8.85%) Selenium
5 39 (7.50%) Hudson
6 32 (6.15%) JIRA
6 32 (6.15%) JUnit
7 21 (4.04%) Maven
8 20 (3.85%) Mockito
9 18 (3.46%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.46%) PHPUnit
10 10 (1.92%) Ant
11 8 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.35%) JSUnit
12 7 (1.35%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.35%) Mercurial
12 7 (1.35%) NCrunch
12 7 (1.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (5.77%) Finance
2 11 (2.12%) Publishing
2 11 (2.12%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.73%) Electronics
4 8 (1.54%) Law
5 5 (0.96%) Retail
6 4 (0.77%) Banking
7 3 (0.58%) Billing
7 3 (0.58%) Marketing
7 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.38%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 130 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 112 (21.54%) Systems Administrator
3 108 (20.77%) Developer
4 107 (20.58%) Administrator
5 81 (15.58%) Linux Administrator
6 74 (14.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 54 (10.38%) Systems Engineer
8 51 (9.81%) Linux Engineer
9 39 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 34 (6.54%) Web Developer
11 32 (6.15%) Software Engineer
12 23 (4.42%) Java Developer
13 22 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (4.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 21 (4.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 18 (3.46%) Architect
16 17 (3.27%) Cloud Engineer
17 16 (3.08%) Senior Developer
18 15 (2.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
18 15 (2.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (22.50%) Web Services
2 71 (13.65%) HTML
3 69 (13.27%) CSS
4 55 (10.58%) .NET
5 53 (10.19%) jQuery
6 40 (7.69%) LAMP
7 35 (6.73%) REST
8 34 (6.54%) HTML5
8 34 (6.54%) MSMQ
8 34 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (6.35%) Spring
10 31 (5.96%) ASP.NET
11 30 (5.77%) XML
12 26 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
13 25 (4.81%) Hibernate
13 25 (4.81%) SignalR
14 22 (4.23%) CSS3
15 21 (4.04%) Grails
15 21 (4.04%) Spring MVC
16 20 (3.85%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.69%) Data Centre
2 56 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 43 (8.27%) Mobile App
4 40 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (5.00%) Semantic Web
6 20 (3.85%) Blog
7 19 (3.65%) Statistics
8 14 (2.69%) User Experience
9 13 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.50%) Derivative
9 13 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.35%) Podcast
11 6 (1.15%) Replication
12 5 (0.96%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.77%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.77%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.58%) iPhone
14 3 (0.58%) Clustering
14 3 (0.58%) HACMP
14 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 443 (85.19%) Linux
2 165 (31.73%) CentOS
3 131 (25.19%) Windows
4 122 (23.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 89 (17.12%) UNIX
6 73 (14.04%) Ubuntu
7 28 (5.38%) Debian
8 26 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
9 20 (3.85%) Solaris
10 18 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (2.31%) SUSE
13 11 (2.12%) Android
14 10 (1.92%) Fedora
15 9 (1.73%) AIX
16 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.77%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.58%) OpenBSD
18 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
19 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (49.81%) DevOps
2 238 (45.77%) Configuration Management
3 210 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (22.31%) Open Source
5 113 (21.73%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (11.92%) TDD
6 62 (11.92%) ITIL
7 51 (9.81%) OO
8 49 (9.42%) Software Engineering
8 49 (9.42%) BDD
9 47 (9.04%) Scrum
10 43 (8.27%) MVC
11 40 (7.69%) Web Development
12 37 (7.12%) SOA
13 35 (6.73%) Mobile Application Development
14 30 (5.77%) Server Building
14 30 (5.77%) Incident Management
15 26 (5.00%) Unit Testing
16 24 (4.62%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.23%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 301 (57.88%) Python
2 248 (47.69%) Perl
3 177 (34.04%) Java
4 138 (26.54%) PHP
5 137 (26.35%) Ruby
6 134 (25.77%) Bash Shell
7 126 (24.23%) SQL
8 108 (20.77%) JavaScript
9 63 (12.12%) Shell Script
10 57 (10.96%) PowerShell
11 43 (8.27%) C#
12 26 (5.00%) C++
13 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.35%) XPath
13 7 (1.35%) C
14 5 (0.96%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.77%) AWK
15 4 (0.77%) Go
16 3 (0.58%) Lua
16 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (15.00%) Degree
2 41 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.42%) CCNA
5 17 (3.27%) RHCSA
6 14 (2.69%) RHCE
7 9 (1.73%) CCNP
7 9 (1.73%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.96%) JNCIP
9 5 (0.96%) MySQL Certification
9 5 (0.96%) IC3 Certification
9 5 (0.96%) CCIE
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.58%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.19%) MCITP
12 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.69%) QA
2 11 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 108 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (7.69%) KVM
3 34 (6.54%) Docker
4 19 (3.65%) Squid
4 19 (3.65%) Xen
5 18 (3.46%) qmail
6 16 (3.08%) Active Directory
7 15 (2.88%) VirtualBox
8 13 (2.50%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.92%) vSphere
10 9 (1.73%) Varnish
10 9 (1.73%) vCloud
11 8 (1.54%) XenServer
12 6 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.96%) iptables
14 4 (0.77%) Ceph
14 4 (0.77%) NFS
14 4 (0.77%) Samba
15 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
15 3 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 285 (54.81%) Opscode Chef
2 109 (20.96%) Nagios
3 75 (14.42%) Ansible
4 64 (12.31%) ZABBIX
5 43 (8.27%) Cacti
6 41 (7.88%) Graphite
7 29 (5.58%) Ganglia
7 29 (5.58%) logstash
8 25 (4.81%) Vagrant
8 25 (4.81%) collectd
9 24 (4.62%) HAProxy
10 15 (2.88%) Zenoss
11 10 (1.92%) Salt
12 9 (1.73%) Opsview
12 9 (1.73%) Rundeck
13 7 (1.35%) Icinga
14 6 (1.15%) Munin
15 5 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (0.96%) OpenView
16 3 (0.58%) Netcool
Vendors
1 166 (31.92%) VMware
2 150 (28.85%) Red Hat
3 88 (16.92%) Oracle
4 48 (9.23%) Splunk
5 45 (8.65%) Microsoft
6 29 (5.58%) Cisco
7 26 (5.00%) Sun
8 22 (4.23%) HP
9 20 (3.85%) Citrix
10 18 (3.46%) Google
10 18 (3.46%) Zend
11 16 (3.08%) Atlassian
11 16 (3.08%) Percona
12 13 (2.50%) Eloqua
12 13 (2.50%) Juniper
13 11 (2.12%) Twitter
14 8 (1.54%) Rackspace
15 7 (1.35%) Websense
15 7 (1.35%) Red Gate
16 6 (1.15%) Dell
Havant, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Flexi-time + Work from home + Pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: on-call + bonus & benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 27 days ago