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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 223 248 303
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +55
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 263 244 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.13% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.03% 15.07% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 235 199 161
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
1544 1619 1530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.99% 7.47% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1266 1201
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +54 97 £56,600 -5.66% 6
Surrey +28 78 £52,500 +10.52% 13
Oxfordshire -10 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East Sussex +18 20 £40,000 - 5
Hampshire -13 19 £46,750 +3.88% 3
Kent 0 14 £62,000 -4.61% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 8 £50,000 +20.48%
West Sussex -18 1 £52,500 +13.51%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 491 (91.43%) Linux
2 289 (53.82%) Python
3 255 (47.49%) Opscode Chef
4 252 (46.93%) DevOps
5 239 (44.51%) Perl
6 232 (43.20%) VMware
7 198 (36.87%) Amazon AWS
8 195 (36.31%) Ruby
9 184 (34.26%) Windows
10 175 (32.59%) Red Hat
11 172 (32.03%) Bash Shell
12 171 (31.84%) MySQL
13 167 (31.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 161 (29.98%) Jenkins
15 151 (28.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 144 (26.82%) CentOS
17 140 (26.07%) Apache
18 133 (24.77%) Configuration Management
19 132 (24.58%) Unix
20 129 (24.02%) LAMP
21 125 (23.28%) PowerShell
22 122 (22.72%) Java
23 113 (21.04%) Ansible
24 110 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
25 108 (20.11%) Oracle
25 108 (20.11%) Open Source
26 104 (19.37%) Nagios
27 97 (18.06%) Firewall
28 96 (17.88%) DNS
29 95 (17.69%) Web Services

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 140 (26.07%) Apache
2 85 (15.83%) Tomcat
3 59 (10.99%) nginx
4 55 (10.24%) JBoss
5 49 (9.12%) OpenStack
6 46 (8.57%) WebSphere
7 28 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 24 (4.47%) WebLogic
10 18 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (2.98%) IIS
12 13 (2.42%) Node.js
13 10 (1.86%) Drupal
14 8 (1.49%) CMS
14 8 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.74%) CloudStack
17 4 (0.74%) Eucalyptus
18 3 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 198 (36.87%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (11.73%) SaaS
4 27 (5.03%) Amazon S3
5 25 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (4.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 20 (3.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 18 (3.35%) CloudBees
9 14 (2.61%) PaaS
10 12 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.86%) Google Apps
12 9 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (1.30%) IaaS
13 7 (1.30%) SoftLayer
14 6 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
15 3 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.37%) Boomi
16 2 (0.37%) GitHub
16 2 (0.37%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (18.06%) Firewall
2 96 (17.88%) DNS
3 77 (14.34%) LDAP
4 60 (11.17%) TCP/IP
5 57 (10.61%) HTTP
6 37 (6.89%) SAN
7 36 (6.70%) LAN
7 36 (6.70%) WAN
8 35 (6.52%) NAS
9 31 (5.77%) SSL
10 29 (5.40%) Internet
11 23 (4.28%) VPN
12 19 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (2.79%) SNMP
14 14 (2.61%) SMTP
15 13 (2.42%) BGP
15 13 (2.42%) OSPF
16 12 (2.23%) Wireless
17 9 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
17 9 (1.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (31.84%) MySQL
2 52 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 46 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.03%) MongoDB
5 22 (4.10%) RDBMS
6 21 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (3.72%) Big Data
8 18 (3.35%) Redis
9 11 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.74%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 161 (29.98%) Jenkins
2 93 (17.32%) Git (software)
3 69 (12.85%) Vagrant
4 53 (9.87%) Maven
5 44 (8.19%) Subversion
6 41 (7.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (6.15%) TeamCity
8 30 (5.59%) Ant
9 25 (4.66%) JIRA
9 25 (4.66%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (1.86%) Selenium
11 8 (1.49%) Hudson
12 7 (1.30%) JUnit
12 7 (1.30%) Mockito
13 4 (0.74%) CasperJS
13 4 (0.74%) PhantomJS
14 3 (0.56%) Gradle
15 2 (0.37%) Artifactory
15 2 (0.37%) Travis CI
16 1 (0.19%) GitLab
General
1 29 (5.40%) Law
2 28 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.28%) Retail
4 22 (4.10%) Finance
5 20 (3.72%) Marketing
6 15 (2.79%) Publishing
7 8 (1.49%) Advertising
8 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.93%) Electronics
10 4 (0.74%) Local Government
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 179 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 148 (27.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 134 (24.95%) Administrator
4 103 (19.18%) Linux Administrator
5 100 (18.62%) Systems Administrator
6 95 (17.69%) Systems Engineer
7 87 (16.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 72 (13.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 71 (13.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 61 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 52 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
12 44 (8.19%) Linux Support
13 37 (6.89%) Support Engineer
14 36 (6.70%) Cloud Engineer
14 36 (6.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
15 34 (6.33%) DevOps Administrator
15 34 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 32 (5.96%) VMware Engineer
17 31 (5.77%) Linux DevOps Administrator
18 30 (5.59%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (24.02%) LAMP
2 95 (17.69%) Web Services
3 42 (7.82%) LEMP Stack
4 38 (7.08%) Middleware
5 37 (6.89%) .NET
6 23 (4.28%) CSS
6 23 (4.28%) HTML
7 21 (3.91%) RESTful
8 17 (3.17%) Spring
9 14 (2.61%) MCollective
10 12 (2.23%) jQuery
11 11 (2.05%) ELK Stack
12 9 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (1.30%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.30%) Dojo
13 7 (1.30%) J2SE
13 7 (1.30%) JSON
13 7 (1.30%) XML
14 6 (1.12%) Grails
14 6 (1.12%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.80%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.54%) EMC VNX
4 18 (3.35%) Clustering
5 13 (2.42%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.42%) iPhone
5 13 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.23%) Derivative
6 12 (2.23%) User Experience
7 10 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.86%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.68%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.68%) Statistics
9 7 (1.30%) iPad
9 7 (1.30%) Semantic Web
10 6 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.12%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 491 (91.43%) Linux
2 184 (34.26%) Windows
3 167 (31.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 144 (26.82%) CentOS
5 132 (24.58%) Unix
6 61 (11.36%) Windows Server
7 42 (7.82%) Ubuntu
8 26 (4.84%) Solaris
9 19 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (2.79%) Android
12 13 (2.42%) Windows Phone
13 12 (2.23%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (1.86%) AIX
15 7 (1.30%) Debian
16 6 (1.12%) SUSE
17 4 (0.74%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.74%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (46.93%) DevOps
2 133 (24.77%) Configuration Management
3 110 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (20.11%) Open Source
5 88 (16.39%) ITIL
6 79 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (12.48%) High Availability
8 52 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 40 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (7.08%) OO
11 36 (6.70%) Web Operations
12 33 (6.15%) Migration
13 32 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
14 31 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
15 29 (5.40%) Integration Testing
16 27 (5.03%) Scrum
17 25 (4.66%) OOP
18 23 (4.28%) Capacity Planning
18 23 (4.28%) E-Commerce
18 23 (4.28%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 289 (53.82%) Python
2 239 (44.51%) Perl
3 195 (36.31%) Ruby
4 172 (32.03%) Bash Shell
5 125 (23.28%) PowerShell
6 122 (22.72%) Java
7 89 (16.57%) PHP
8 68 (12.66%) SQL
9 62 (11.55%) JavaScript
10 36 (6.70%) C#
11 30 (5.59%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.05%) C
13 9 (1.68%) Korn
14 7 (1.30%) C++
15 6 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (8.01%) RHCE
2 40 (7.45%) RHCSA
3 37 (6.89%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (6.15%) CCNA
5 27 (5.03%) Degree
6 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.91%) CCNP
7 21 (3.91%) Security Cleared
8 19 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.05%) MCSA
10 10 (1.86%) MCP
10 10 (1.86%) MOS
11 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.93%) MBA
13 4 (0.74%) CCIE
13 4 (0.74%) JNCIP
13 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.21%) SLA
2 22 (4.10%) QA
3 5 (0.93%) COBIT
3 5 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 151 (28.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (15.27%) Docker
3 55 (10.24%) Active Directory
4 49 (9.12%) Hyper-V
5 48 (8.94%) vSphere
6 36 (6.70%) Squid
7 29 (5.40%) KVM
8 26 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (4.10%) VirtualBox
10 14 (2.61%) NFS
11 13 (2.42%) qmail
11 13 (2.42%) Samba
11 13 (2.42%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.86%) Postfix
13 9 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (1.49%) Xen
15 7 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (1.12%) Firmware
16 6 (1.12%) Oracle Clusterware
17 5 (0.93%) iptables
Systems Management
1 255 (47.49%) Opscode Chef
2 113 (21.04%) Ansible
3 104 (19.37%) Nagios
4 34 (6.33%) SCCM
5 28 (5.21%) OpenAM
5 28 (5.21%) Salt
6 24 (4.47%) SCOM
7 21 (3.91%) SCVMM
7 21 (3.91%) Windows Intune
8 20 (3.72%) ZABBIX
9 18 (3.35%) Cacti
10 17 (3.17%) Ganglia
11 13 (2.42%) collectd
11 13 (2.42%) Graphite
11 13 (2.42%) logstash
12 12 (2.23%) CFEngine
13 11 (2.05%) Backup Exec
14 10 (1.86%) Red Hat Satellite
15 7 (1.30%) Cobbler
15 7 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 232 (43.20%) VMware
2 175 (32.59%) Red Hat
3 108 (20.11%) Oracle
4 58 (10.80%) Cisco
5 54 (10.06%) Microsoft
6 38 (7.08%) HP
7 31 (5.77%) EMC
8 30 (5.59%) Sun
9 28 (5.21%) Splunk
10 24 (4.47%) IBM
11 22 (4.10%) RightScale
12 18 (3.35%) Citrix
13 17 (3.17%) Dell
14 14 (2.61%) Juniper
15 12 (2.23%) Atlassian
16 11 (2.05%) CA
16 11 (2.05%) Google
17 10 (1.86%) Forcepoint
18 9 (1.68%) Symantec
18 9 (1.68%) Veeam
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
SFW Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
East Sussex
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago