The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 119 207 194
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 131 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.31% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.11% 6.83% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 111 17 16
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.04%
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
408 293 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.20% 4.94% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 331 228 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Puppet
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the South West region.

Puppet Salary Trend in the South West

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the South West

Puppet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Bristol +58 77 £42,500 +1.79% 10
Dorset +13 16 £47,500 -9.52%
Devon +4 14 £46,250 - 1
Somerset +29 13 £37,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 7 £52,500 - 10
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 199 (86.15%) Linux
2 121 (52.38%) DevOps
3 112 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
4 100 (43.29%) Configuration Management
5 97 (41.99%) Git (software)
5 97 (41.99%) Bash Shell
6 95 (41.13%) Python
7 94 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (38.96%) Apache
8 90 (38.96%) MySQL
8 90 (38.96%) Red Hat
9 87 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (37.23%) PHP
11 84 (36.36%) Perl
12 74 (32.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 71 (30.74%) CentOS
13 71 (30.74%) Ruby
14 68 (29.44%) Java
14 68 (29.44%) VMware
15 67 (29.00%) Jenkins
16 62 (26.84%) Amazon AWS
17 51 (22.08%) Nagios
17 51 (22.08%) Windows
18 50 (21.65%) LAMP
18 50 (21.65%) Firewall
19 48 (20.78%) SQL
19 48 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
20 45 (19.48%) JavaScript
21 43 (18.61%) Tomcat
22 42 (18.18%) nginx

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 90 (38.96%) Apache
2 43 (18.61%) Tomcat
3 42 (18.18%) nginx
4 16 (6.93%) IIS
4 16 (6.93%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.33%) Confluence
6 8 (3.46%) MediaWiki
7 7 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.60%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.60%) Apache Solr
9 5 (2.16%) concrete5
9 5 (2.16%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.16%) CMS
10 2 (0.87%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) Lync
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (26.84%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.09%) SaaS
3 13 (5.63%) PaaS
4 10 (4.33%) IaaS
5 9 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.60%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.43%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.65%) Firewall
2 34 (14.72%) WAN
3 33 (14.29%) LAN
4 17 (7.36%) DNS
5 12 (5.19%) VPN
6 10 (4.33%) OSPF
6 10 (4.33%) BGP
7 9 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.90%) LDAP
7 9 (3.90%) DHCP
8 8 (3.46%) EIGRP
8 8 (3.46%) IPsec
8 8 (3.46%) HTTP
8 8 (3.46%) IPv6
8 8 (3.46%) Network Security
9 5 (2.16%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.73%) SAN
10 4 (1.73%) SSH
10 4 (1.73%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.96%) MySQL
2 35 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (9.96%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.49%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.19%) HBase
7 11 (4.76%) Big Data
8 8 (3.46%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.46%) Redis
9 7 (3.03%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.60%) CouchDB
10 6 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (2.16%) Riak
11 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.73%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.87%) Voldemort
13 2 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 97 (41.99%) Git (software)
2 67 (29.00%) Jenkins
3 36 (15.58%) Subversion
4 32 (13.85%) Hudson
5 19 (8.23%) Maven
6 13 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 13 (5.63%) Cucumber
6 13 (5.63%) WebDriver
7 11 (4.76%) Ant
8 10 (4.33%) JIRA
9 8 (3.46%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (3.46%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.16%) Bower
10 5 (2.16%) Grunt
10 5 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.87%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.87%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.87%) Gradle
12 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.43%) Artifactory
General
1 19 (8.23%) Marketing
2 16 (6.93%) Electronics
3 14 (6.06%) Finance
4 13 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.63%) Games
5 10 (4.33%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.03%) Advertising
7 6 (2.60%) Law
8 5 (2.16%) Back Office
9 4 (1.73%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (39.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (27.71%) Administrator
3 62 (26.84%) Systems Administrator
4 55 (23.81%) Developer
5 43 (18.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 35 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
7 29 (12.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 25 (10.82%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (10.82%) Linux Engineer
9 24 (10.39%) Java Developer
10 17 (7.36%) Web Developer
11 14 (6.06%) PHP Developer
11 14 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
13 10 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.33%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.33%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (3.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 7 (3.03%) Lead Systems Engineer
15 7 (3.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.65%) LAMP
2 36 (15.58%) CSS
3 33 (14.29%) Web Services
4 25 (10.82%) Spring
5 24 (10.39%) HTML
6 19 (8.23%) AngularJS
7 16 (6.93%) .NET
8 15 (6.49%) XML
9 14 (6.06%) JSON
9 14 (6.06%) REST
10 13 (5.63%) Laravel
10 13 (5.63%) Hibernate
10 13 (5.63%) Grails
11 11 (4.76%) jQuery
12 10 (4.33%) Sass
13 9 (3.90%) HTML5
14 8 (3.46%) Middleware
15 7 (3.03%) CSS3
15 7 (3.03%) RESTful
15 7 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.36%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.93%) Wiki
5 15 (6.49%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.33%) DTV
6 10 (4.33%) User Experience
7 6 (2.60%) Clustering
7 6 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.16%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.73%) BYOD
10 3 (1.30%) Xbox
10 3 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 199 (86.15%) Linux
2 74 (32.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 71 (30.74%) CentOS
4 51 (22.08%) Windows
5 42 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 39 (16.88%) UNIX
7 19 (8.23%) Debian
8 18 (7.79%) Fedora
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.46%) Solaris
11 6 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.16%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (1.73%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.73%) Android
13 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.87%) HPUX
14 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.43%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (52.38%) DevOps
2 100 (43.29%) Configuration Management
3 94 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (14.72%) Open Source
6 33 (14.29%) TDD
7 23 (9.96%) Mentoring
8 21 (9.09%) Build Automation
9 18 (7.79%) Pair Programming
10 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (6.93%) ITIL
10 16 (6.93%) OO
10 16 (6.93%) Migration
10 16 (6.93%) OO PHP
10 16 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (6.49%) Kanban
12 14 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.06%) BDD
13 13 (5.63%) Web Application Development
13 13 (5.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (41.99%) Bash Shell
2 95 (41.13%) Python
3 86 (37.23%) PHP
4 84 (36.36%) Perl
5 71 (30.74%) Ruby
6 68 (29.44%) Java
7 48 (20.78%) SQL
8 45 (19.48%) JavaScript
9 25 (10.82%) Shell Script
10 21 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.90%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.46%) C++
13 7 (3.03%) Groovy
14 6 (2.60%) Jython
15 5 (2.16%) PHP5
15 5 (2.16%) Korn
15 5 (2.16%) C#
16 4 (1.73%) Lua
16 4 (1.73%) Bourne shell
17 3 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (16.45%) Degree
2 29 (12.55%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (11.69%) CCNA
4 4 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.73%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.87%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 48 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.66%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.93%) Samba
4 12 (5.19%) VirtualBox
5 10 (4.33%) XenApp
5 10 (4.33%) Postfix
6 9 (3.90%) iptables
7 8 (3.46%) XenServer
7 8 (3.46%) KVM
8 6 (2.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (2.60%) Docker
9 4 (1.73%) NFS
10 3 (1.30%) Varnish
11 2 (0.87%) Squid
11 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.87%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.87%) Gluster
11 2 (0.87%) oVirt
11 2 (0.87%) GFS2
11 2 (0.87%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 112 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (22.08%) Nagios
3 35 (15.15%) Ansible
4 30 (12.99%) Salt
5 29 (12.55%) Vagrant
6 23 (9.96%) Graphite
7 17 (7.36%) ZABBIX
8 16 (6.93%) Zenoss
9 7 (3.03%) Capistrano
10 6 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (2.16%) Opsview
11 5 (2.16%) Cobbler
12 3 (1.30%) Icinga
13 2 (0.87%) WSUS
13 2 (0.87%) Cacti
13 2 (0.87%) SCCM
13 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.87%) SELinux
13 2 (0.87%) SmokePing
13 2 (0.87%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 90 (38.96%) Red Hat
2 68 (29.44%) VMware
3 22 (9.52%) Cisco
4 21 (9.09%) Oracle
5 20 (8.66%) Citrix
6 14 (6.06%) Rackspace
7 10 (4.33%) Google
7 10 (4.33%) SAP
7 10 (4.33%) IBM
8 7 (3.03%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.16%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.73%) HP
11 3 (1.30%) Juniper
12 2 (0.87%) Zend
12 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.43%) New Relic
13 1 (0.43%) Percona
13 1 (0.43%) Splunk
13 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.43%) NetApp
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