The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 267 353 390
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +37
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 197 90 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.02% 6.88% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 77 49
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1405 1309 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.84% 5.74% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 960 1117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Puppet
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +23 60 £52,500 - 4
Berkshire +27 39 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire +18 31 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Oxfordshire +9 31 £55,000 - 2
East Sussex +17 30 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Kent - 3 £100,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Middlesex +2 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 295 (87.28%) Linux
2 187 (55.33%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (47.04%) MySQL
4 155 (45.86%) Python
5 151 (44.67%) Perl
6 122 (36.09%) Ruby
7 115 (34.02%) Red Hat
8 113 (33.43%) Configuration Management
9 105 (31.07%) Nagios
10 100 (29.59%) Apache
11 96 (28.40%) Web Services
12 95 (28.11%) CentOS
13 90 (26.63%) Bash Shell
14 89 (26.33%) Amazon AWS
15 87 (25.74%) Open Source
16 81 (23.96%) PHP
17 80 (23.67%) Jenkins
18 79 (23.37%) Java
19 75 (22.19%) Debian
20 74 (21.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 72 (21.30%) Windows
22 71 (21.01%) VMware
23 69 (20.41%) UNIX
24 61 (18.05%) Ubuntu
25 56 (16.57%) Amazon EC2
26 55 (16.27%) JavaScript
27 54 (15.98%) Degree
28 52 (15.38%) TCP/IP
28 52 (15.38%) Git (software)
28 52 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 100 (29.59%) Apache
2 50 (14.79%) Tomcat
3 41 (12.13%) nginx
3 41 (12.13%) Node.js
4 20 (5.92%) Drupal
5 15 (4.44%) Eucalyptus
6 12 (3.55%) IIS
7 9 (2.66%) Confluence
8 7 (2.07%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.78%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.78%) CMS
10 5 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.18%) Jetty
12 3 (0.89%) Resin
12 3 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.59%) lighttpd
14 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.30%) SAS
14 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 11 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 89 (26.33%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (16.57%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (15.09%) SaaS
4 31 (9.17%) Route 53
5 29 (8.58%) Amazon ELB
6 23 (6.80%) PaaS
7 13 (3.85%) GitHub
8 10 (2.96%) Basecamp
9 8 (2.37%) IaaS
10 6 (1.78%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.18%) Heroku
11 4 (1.18%) Engine Yard
12 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (0.89%) Trello
13 2 (0.59%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.30%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 52 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 44 (13.02%) DNS
3 32 (9.47%) Internet
4 31 (9.17%) HTTP
5 22 (6.51%) Firewall
6 21 (6.21%) DHCP
7 19 (5.62%) LDAP
8 16 (4.73%) SNMP
9 14 (4.14%) BGP
10 13 (3.85%) Network Security
11 12 (3.55%) OSPF
12 11 (3.25%) SMTP
13 10 (2.96%) SAN
13 10 (2.96%) Ethernet
14 7 (2.07%) FTP
14 7 (2.07%) VoIP
14 7 (2.07%) VLAN
15 6 (1.78%) AMQP
16 4 (1.18%) IMAP
17 3 (0.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (47.04%) MySQL
2 41 (12.13%) SQL Server
3 31 (9.17%) Amazon RDS
4 30 (8.88%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 25 (7.40%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.62%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.73%) Big Data
8 16 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 14 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (3.25%) HBase
12 8 (2.37%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.78%) MariaDB
14 5 (1.48%) Redis
15 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 80 (23.67%) Jenkins
2 52 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 47 (13.91%) Subversion
4 20 (5.92%) JIRA
5 15 (4.44%) Ant
6 14 (4.14%) Maven
7 13 (3.85%) Selenium
7 13 (3.85%) Hudson
8 11 (3.25%) PhantomJS
9 9 (2.66%) Gradle
9 9 (2.66%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.66%) PHPUnit
10 8 (2.37%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.18%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (0.89%) Sublime Text
12 3 (0.89%) WebStorm
12 3 (0.89%) QUnit
12 3 (0.89%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (5.33%) Finance
2 14 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.55%) Games
4 11 (3.25%) Marketing
5 7 (2.07%) Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Retail
6 5 (1.48%) Automotive
6 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.48%) Advertising
7 4 (1.18%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.18%) Electronics
7 4 (1.18%) Billing
8 3 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (39.05%) Administrator
2 121 (35.80%) Systems Administrator
3 118 (34.91%) Linux Administrator
4 105 (31.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 49 (14.50%) Developer
6 36 (10.65%) Linux Engineer
7 33 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 25 (7.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 25 (7.40%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (5.92%) Software Engineer
9 20 (5.92%) Cloud Engineer
10 19 (5.62%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 18 (5.33%) Web Applications Developer
11 18 (5.33%) Applications Developer
11 18 (5.33%) Web Developer
11 18 (5.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (5.03%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.14%) Linux Support
13 14 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (28.40%) Web Services
2 41 (12.13%) HTML
3 39 (11.54%) CSS
4 35 (10.36%) LAMP
5 32 (9.47%) .NET
6 24 (7.10%) jQuery
7 16 (4.73%) WCF
7 16 (4.73%) SOAP
8 14 (4.14%) WPF
8 14 (4.14%) Silverlight
9 12 (3.55%) HTML5
10 11 (3.25%) XML
11 10 (2.96%) J2EE
11 10 (2.96%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (2.96%) Java EE
12 9 (2.66%) REST
13 8 (2.37%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.07%) MCollective
14 7 (2.07%) Regular Expression
15 6 (1.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (25.74%) Open Source
2 38 (11.24%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.33%) Social Media
3 18 (5.33%) Clustering
4 8 (2.37%) Digital Media
4 8 (2.37%) Wiki
5 7 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.18%) Online Games
7 4 (1.18%) DTV
7 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.59%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) Blog
9 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.30%) Firmware
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 295 (87.28%) Linux
2 95 (28.11%) CentOS
3 75 (22.19%) Debian
4 74 (21.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (21.30%) Windows
6 69 (20.41%) UNIX
7 61 (18.05%) Ubuntu
8 24 (7.10%) FreeBSD
9 16 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (3.85%) OpenBSD
10 13 (3.85%) Solaris
11 9 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.07%) AIX
13 4 (1.18%) SUSE
13 4 (1.18%) Scientific Linux
14 2 (0.59%) Android
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (33.43%) Configuration Management
2 48 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (13.91%) Analytics
4 45 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (10.06%) Software Engineering
6 30 (8.88%) MVC
7 25 (7.40%) OO
8 21 (6.21%) E-Commerce
9 19 (5.62%) TDD
9 19 (5.62%) Load Balancing
10 16 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (3.85%) Web Development
13 12 (3.55%) Scrum
14 10 (2.96%) ITIL
14 10 (2.96%) Service Management
14 10 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (2.66%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (2.66%) Digital Marketing
16 8 (2.37%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (45.86%) Python
2 151 (44.67%) Perl
3 122 (36.09%) Ruby
4 90 (26.63%) Bash Shell
5 81 (23.96%) PHP
6 79 (23.37%) Java
7 55 (16.27%) JavaScript
8 37 (10.95%) SQL
9 34 (10.06%) PowerShell
10 23 (6.80%) C#
11 21 (6.21%) Shell Script
12 20 (5.92%) C++
13 18 (5.33%) C
14 8 (2.37%) Korn
15 5 (1.48%) VB
15 5 (1.48%) VBA
16 4 (1.18%) PHP5
16 4 (1.18%) Groovy
17 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.89%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 54 (15.98%) Degree
2 18 (5.33%) RHCE
3 14 (4.14%) SAP Certification
4 10 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.80%) QA
2 14 (4.14%) ISO 9001
2 14 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.99%) KVM
3 25 (7.40%) Varnish
4 23 (6.80%) Xen
5 14 (4.14%) NFS
6 10 (2.96%) Postfix
6 10 (2.96%) XenServer
7 9 (2.66%) vSphere
7 9 (2.66%) Active Directory
8 7 (2.07%) Samba
8 7 (2.07%) Squid
9 5 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.48%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.89%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.59%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.30%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.30%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 187 (55.33%) Opscode Chef
2 105 (31.07%) Nagios
3 27 (7.99%) Cacti
4 17 (5.03%) Ganglia
4 17 (5.03%) OpenView
5 15 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (4.44%) SCCM
6 11 (3.25%) ZABBIX
6 11 (3.25%) Cobbler
6 11 (3.25%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.37%) Capistrano
7 8 (2.37%) SCOrch
8 7 (2.07%) Munin
8 7 (2.07%) AppManager
9 6 (1.78%) Ansible
9 6 (1.78%) HAProxy
10 5 (1.48%) Netcool
11 4 (1.18%) WMI
11 4 (1.18%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.89%) YUM
Vendors
1 115 (34.02%) Red Hat
2 71 (21.01%) VMware
3 42 (12.43%) Oracle
4 26 (7.69%) JBoss
4 26 (7.69%) Cisco
5 24 (7.10%) SAP
6 20 (5.92%) Microsoft
7 18 (5.33%) HP
7 18 (5.33%) Citrix
8 16 (4.73%) BMC
8 16 (4.73%) Splunk
9 12 (3.55%) SolarWinds
10 11 (3.25%) Sun
11 10 (2.96%) NetIQ
11 10 (2.96%) Percona
12 8 (2.37%) Rackspace
13 6 (1.78%) Veritas
14 5 (1.48%) Google
14 5 (1.48%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.48%) Juniper
Hampshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and remote working where appropriate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Pure360
Salary: DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Southampton, Poole,...
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago