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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 250 294 346
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +52
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 207 131 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.78% 8.78% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 148 121 95
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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
1620 1492 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.18% 7.02% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1228 1035
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +38 66 £54,000 -5.26% 8
East Sussex -2 52 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Berkshire -4 38 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Oxfordshire +4 28 £75,000 +81.81% 3
Hampshire -30 10 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Kent - 10 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £37,500 - 3
West Sussex -2 2 £46,250 +8.82%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 312 (79.80%) Linux
2 176 (45.01%) Opscode Chef
3 169 (43.22%) Python
4 151 (38.62%) DevOps
5 147 (37.60%) Bash Shell
6 132 (33.76%) Red Hat
7 129 (32.99%) MySQL
8 127 (32.48%) Perl
9 124 (31.71%) Configuration Management
10 119 (30.43%) Ruby
11 114 (29.16%) Open Source
12 110 (28.13%) Nagios
13 108 (27.62%) Java
13 108 (27.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 94 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
15 88 (22.51%) PHP
15 88 (22.51%) Web Services
15 88 (22.51%) UNIX
16 86 (21.99%) Apache
17 81 (20.72%) Jenkins
18 75 (19.18%) DNS
19 74 (18.93%) CentOS
20 72 (18.41%) VMware
21 70 (17.90%) Windows
22 69 (17.65%) Degree
23 68 (17.39%) Debian
24 66 (16.88%) TCP/IP
25 64 (16.37%) PostgreSQL
26 63 (16.11%) Tomcat
27 62 (15.86%) Oracle

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 86 (21.99%) Apache
2 63 (16.11%) Tomcat
3 53 (13.55%) Node.js
4 25 (6.39%) nginx
5 23 (5.88%) IIS
6 12 (3.07%) Resin
7 7 (1.79%) Drupal
8 6 (1.53%) Confluence
9 5 (1.28%) Eucalyptus
10 4 (1.02%) Jetty
10 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.26%) SAS
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 94 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (11.25%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (10.23%) SaaS
4 23 (5.88%) GitHub
5 20 (5.12%) Basecamp
5 20 (5.12%) PaaS
6 19 (4.86%) IaaS
7 18 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (3.84%) Amazon S3
9 9 (2.30%) Route 53
10 7 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (1.53%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (1.28%) ElastiCache
12 5 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.51%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 75 (19.18%) DNS
2 66 (16.88%) TCP/IP
3 53 (13.55%) HTTP
4 38 (9.72%) DHCP
5 36 (9.21%) LDAP
6 35 (8.95%) SAN
6 35 (8.95%) Internet
7 28 (7.16%) Firewall
8 26 (6.65%) VoIP
9 22 (5.63%) SMTP
10 20 (5.12%) FTP
11 18 (4.60%) Ethernet
11 18 (4.60%) SNMP
12 16 (4.09%) InfiniBand
13 8 (2.05%) VPN
14 6 (1.53%) WAN
14 6 (1.53%) LAN
14 6 (1.53%) VLAN
15 5 (1.28%) Network Security
15 5 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (32.99%) MySQL
2 64 (16.37%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (9.97%) SQL Server
4 35 (8.95%) Oracle Database
5 33 (8.44%) NoSQL
6 30 (7.67%) HBase
7 29 (7.42%) Relational Database
8 25 (6.39%) MongoDB
9 19 (4.86%) RDBMS
10 18 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (4.35%) Big Data
12 16 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (3.84%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (3.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (3.58%) NewSQL
14 14 (3.58%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 81 (20.72%) Jenkins
2 60 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.16%) JIRA
4 16 (4.09%) Selenium
5 15 (3.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.30%) Subversion
8 8 (2.05%) PhantomJS
9 6 (1.53%) dbdeploy
9 6 (1.53%) Hudson
9 6 (1.53%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.53%) RSpec
10 5 (1.28%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.02%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.77%) Maven
12 3 (0.77%) WebLOAD
12 3 (0.77%) JMeter
13 2 (0.51%) JUnit
13 2 (0.51%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 24 (6.14%) Finance
2 19 (4.86%) Marketing
3 11 (2.81%) Retail
3 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.56%) Banking
5 6 (1.53%) Games
5 6 (1.53%) Electronics
5 6 (1.53%) Legal
5 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.02%) Advertising
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (43.48%) Administrator
2 136 (34.78%) Linux Administrator
3 135 (34.53%) Systems Administrator
4 109 (27.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 59 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 41 (10.49%) Developer
7 35 (8.95%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (6.65%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (5.37%) DBA
10 19 (4.86%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.35%) Consultant
12 16 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.09%) DevOps Specialist
13 14 (3.58%) Web Developer
14 13 (3.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 12 (3.07%) Architect
15 12 (3.07%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 11 (2.81%) Web Applications Developer
16 11 (2.81%) Applications Developer
16 11 (2.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (22.51%) Web Services
2 36 (9.21%) LAMP
3 35 (8.95%) .NET
4 31 (7.93%) CSS
4 31 (7.93%) HTML
5 23 (5.88%) jQuery
6 17 (4.35%) JDBC
6 17 (4.35%) HTML5
7 16 (4.09%) WPF
7 16 (4.09%) Silverlight
8 15 (3.84%) WCF
8 15 (3.84%) REST
9 12 (3.07%) AngularJS
9 12 (3.07%) Java EE
10 10 (2.56%) YAML
11 9 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (2.05%) SOAP
12 8 (2.05%) CSS3
12 8 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (1.79%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 114 (29.16%) Open Source
2 40 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.44%) Social Media
4 22 (5.63%) Mathematics
5 20 (5.12%) Clustering
6 8 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.53%) DTV
8 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.28%) HACMP
8 5 (1.28%) Derivative
8 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.02%) Replication
10 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.51%) Kindle
11 2 (0.51%) PKI
12 1 (0.26%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.26%) Wiki
12 1 (0.26%) Blog
12 1 (0.26%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 312 (79.80%) Linux
2 108 (27.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 88 (22.51%) UNIX
4 74 (18.93%) CentOS
5 70 (17.90%) Windows
6 68 (17.39%) Debian
7 39 (9.97%) Ubuntu
8 29 (7.42%) Solaris
9 23 (5.88%) SUSE
10 18 (4.60%) AIX
10 18 (4.60%) OpenBSD
11 14 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (1.28%) FreeBSD
14 4 (1.02%) Android
15 3 (0.77%) OS/400
15 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (38.62%) DevOps
2 124 (31.71%) Configuration Management
3 56 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (11.51%) Analytics
6 43 (11.00%) Software Engineering
7 30 (7.67%) Load Balancing
8 27 (6.91%) ITIL
9 25 (6.39%) Social Media Monitoring
10 23 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (5.12%) MVC
11 20 (5.12%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (4.86%) OO
13 17 (4.35%) Information Assurance
13 17 (4.35%) Load Testing
14 16 (4.09%) Service Management
14 16 (4.09%) Migration
15 14 (3.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (3.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 169 (43.22%) Python
2 147 (37.60%) Bash Shell
3 127 (32.48%) Perl
4 119 (30.43%) Ruby
5 108 (27.62%) Java
6 88 (22.51%) PHP
7 57 (14.58%) JavaScript
8 46 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 38 (9.72%) SQL
10 35 (8.95%) PowerShell
11 33 (8.44%) C#
12 30 (7.67%) C++
13 28 (7.16%) C
14 14 (3.58%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) C-shell
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
Qualifications
1 69 (17.65%) Degree
2 12 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.81%) RHCE
4 7 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) MCSA
8 1 (0.26%) CCNA
8 1 (0.26%) RHCT
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.60%) SLA
1 18 (4.60%) QA
2 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (10.49%) NFS
3 25 (6.39%) Samba
4 23 (5.88%) Postfix
5 10 (2.56%) Varnish
6 8 (2.05%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.05%) KVM
7 7 (1.79%) Xen
7 7 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (1.53%) vSphere
9 5 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (1.02%) Squid
10 4 (1.02%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.77%) XenServer
11 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.77%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
13 1 (0.26%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 176 (45.01%) Opscode Chef
2 110 (28.13%) Nagios
3 34 (8.70%) Ansible
4 25 (6.39%) Vagrant
5 24 (6.14%) Cacti
6 20 (5.12%) Munin
7 17 (4.35%) Salt
8 15 (3.84%) OpenView
8 15 (3.84%) ZABBIX
9 12 (3.07%) Zenoss
10 10 (2.56%) Ganglia
10 10 (2.56%) Control-M
10 10 (2.56%) NetBackup
11 9 (2.30%) Capistrano
12 8 (2.05%) logstash
13 6 (1.53%) collectd
13 6 (1.53%) StatsD
14 5 (1.28%) Graylog2
14 5 (1.28%) Opsview
14 5 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 132 (33.76%) Red Hat
2 72 (18.41%) VMware
3 62 (15.86%) Oracle
4 41 (10.49%) JBoss
5 33 (8.44%) Cisco
6 16 (4.09%) HP
7 15 (3.84%) EMC
7 15 (3.84%) Veritas
7 15 (3.84%) Remedy
8 14 (3.58%) Microsoft
9 12 (3.07%) Sun
10 11 (2.81%) Dell
10 11 (2.81%) Rackspace
11 10 (2.56%) IBM
12 8 (2.05%) SAP
13 7 (1.79%) Splunk
14 6 (1.53%) Percona
14 6 (1.53%) SaltStack
15 5 (1.28%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.28%) NetIQ
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Creative Personnel
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Redhill
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago