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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 148 196 201
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 104 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.72% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.57% 11.00% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 80 29 10
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,400 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £44,000
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
364 291 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.03% 4.72% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 271 230 167
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 1 September 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 1 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
Bristol +41 70 £67,500 +70.88% 4
Somerset +19 15 £32,500 +16.07%
Gloucestershire - 13 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire +8 3 £47,500 -34.48% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 213 (89.87%) Linux
2 132 (55.70%) DevOps
3 126 (53.16%) Opscode Chef
4 118 (49.79%) Python
5 105 (44.30%) Perl
6 98 (41.35%) Configuration Management
7 97 (40.93%) Java
7 97 (40.93%) Git (software)
8 88 (37.13%) Apache
9 86 (36.29%) Ruby
10 85 (35.86%) Bash Shell
11 82 (34.60%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (33.76%) Red Hat
13 78 (32.91%) MySQL
14 75 (31.65%) Jenkins
15 74 (31.22%) VMware
16 68 (28.69%) PHP
17 67 (28.27%) Amazon AWS
18 58 (24.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 57 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 57 (24.05%) UNIX
20 56 (23.63%) LAMP
21 54 (22.78%) Nagios
22 49 (20.68%) Degree
23 48 (20.25%) Ansible
24 46 (19.41%) SQL
25 44 (18.57%) JavaScript
25 44 (18.57%) CentOS
26 41 (17.30%) Telecoms

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 88 (37.13%) Apache
2 35 (14.77%) Tomcat
3 34 (14.35%) nginx
4 20 (8.44%) OpenStack
5 12 (5.06%) Confluence
5 12 (5.06%) WebLogic
5 12 (5.06%) IIS
6 10 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.80%) MediaWiki
8 7 (2.95%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.53%) JBoss
9 6 (2.53%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.42%) concrete5
10 1 (0.42%) CMS
10 1 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (28.27%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (12.24%) PaaS
3 27 (11.39%) SaaS
4 24 (10.13%) IaaS
5 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.42%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.42%) Route 53
8 1 (0.42%) GitHub
8 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.19%) Firewall
2 29 (12.24%) WAN
3 28 (11.81%) LAN
4 17 (7.17%) Internet
5 13 (5.49%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.64%) VPN
6 11 (4.64%) OSPF
6 11 (4.64%) BGP
7 9 (3.80%) EIGRP
7 9 (3.80%) IPsec
7 9 (3.80%) LDAP
7 9 (3.80%) IPv6
7 9 (3.80%) Network Security
8 6 (2.53%) DNS
9 3 (1.27%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.27%) VLAN
10 2 (0.84%) NAS
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.84%) SAN
10 2 (0.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (32.91%) MySQL
2 33 (13.92%) Hadoop
3 30 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (11.39%) NoSQL
5 25 (10.55%) Big Data
6 24 (10.13%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (5.49%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.64%) HBase
10 6 (2.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.69%) Redis
11 4 (1.69%) Riak
12 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.84%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.84%) Voldemort
14 1 (0.42%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 97 (40.93%) Git (software)
2 75 (31.65%) Jenkins
3 39 (16.46%) Subversion
4 36 (15.19%) Maven
5 30 (12.66%) Hudson
6 19 (8.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (5.91%) TeamCity
8 12 (5.06%) JIRA
8 12 (5.06%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.64%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (4.22%) Ant
11 9 (3.80%) WebDriver
11 9 (3.80%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (3.38%) JUnit
13 5 (2.11%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.11%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.11%) EasyMock
13 5 (2.11%) Mockito
14 4 (1.69%) gulp
15 3 (1.27%) JBehave
General
1 41 (17.30%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.55%) Electronics
3 20 (8.44%) Finance
4 17 (7.17%) Marketing
5 15 (6.33%) Games
6 14 (5.91%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.80%) Law
8 6 (2.53%) Back Office
9 3 (1.27%) Retail
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (40.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (21.94%) Administrator
3 50 (21.10%) Developer
3 50 (21.10%) Systems Administrator
4 47 (19.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 30 (12.66%) Linux Administrator
6 27 (11.39%) Java Developer
7 26 (10.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 24 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (9.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 21 (8.86%) PHP Developer
11 16 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 13 (5.49%) DevOps Administrator
13 12 (5.06%) Operations Manager
13 12 (5.06%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.64%) Senior Manager
14 11 (4.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 10 (4.22%) Web Developer
16 9 (3.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.63%) LAMP
2 40 (16.88%) Web Services
3 32 (13.50%) CSS
4 27 (11.39%) Spring
5 23 (9.70%) HTML
6 20 (8.44%) Middleware
6 20 (8.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (7.17%) AngularJS
8 16 (6.75%) MCollective
8 16 (6.75%) WebCenter
8 16 (6.75%) REST
9 14 (5.91%) RESTful
9 14 (5.91%) Hibernate
10 13 (5.49%) JSON
11 12 (5.06%) HTML5
11 12 (5.06%) CSS3
12 11 (4.64%) Smarty
12 11 (4.64%) jQuery
12 11 (4.64%) CGI
12 11 (4.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.97%) Data Centre
3 25 (10.55%) Digital Media
4 24 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (9.70%) Management Information System
6 16 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (5.91%) DTV
7 14 (5.91%) Wiki
8 9 (3.80%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.11%) Xbox
9 5 (2.11%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.84%) Clustering
10 2 (0.84%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.42%) User Experience
11 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.42%) Social Media
11 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 213 (89.87%) Linux
2 58 (24.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (24.05%) UNIX
4 44 (18.57%) CentOS
5 38 (16.03%) Ubuntu
6 25 (10.55%) Windows
7 14 (5.91%) Amazon Linux
8 12 (5.06%) Debian
9 11 (4.64%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (3.38%) Fedora
11 8 (3.38%) Solaris
12 2 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (55.70%) DevOps
2 98 (41.35%) Configuration Management
3 82 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (34.60%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (14.35%) Open Source
5 32 (13.50%) Build Automation
6 30 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 28 (11.81%) TDD
9 25 (10.55%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (10.13%) OO
11 23 (9.70%) SOA
12 22 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 21 (8.86%) OO PHP
14 18 (7.59%) Service Delivery
15 17 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (6.75%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (6.75%) Identity Management
17 15 (6.33%) ITIL
18 14 (5.91%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (49.79%) Python
2 105 (44.30%) Perl
3 97 (40.93%) Java
4 86 (36.29%) Ruby
5 85 (35.86%) Bash Shell
6 68 (28.69%) PHP
7 46 (19.41%) SQL
8 44 (18.57%) JavaScript
9 25 (10.55%) Shell Script
10 21 (8.86%) PowerShell
11 19 (8.02%) Jython
12 9 (3.80%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.95%) Bourne shell
13 7 (2.95%) Groovy
14 6 (2.53%) Korn
15 4 (1.69%) C
15 4 (1.69%) C#
15 4 (1.69%) C++
16 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (20.68%) Degree
2 24 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (8.44%) CCNA
4 4 (1.69%) CCNP
4 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.17%) VirtualBox
3 16 (6.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (6.33%) KVM
5 11 (4.64%) XenServer
5 11 (4.64%) iptables
5 11 (4.64%) Postfix
6 10 (4.22%) XenApp
7 9 (3.80%) Samba
7 9 (3.80%) Docker
8 5 (2.11%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.69%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.84%) NFS
10 2 (0.84%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.84%) Varnish
11 1 (0.42%) vSphere
11 1 (0.42%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 126 (53.16%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (22.78%) Nagios
3 48 (20.25%) Ansible
4 40 (16.88%) Vagrant
5 30 (12.66%) Graphite
6 27 (11.39%) Salt
7 21 (8.86%) ZABBIX
8 16 (6.75%) Oracle Identity Management
9 11 (4.64%) Zenoss
10 6 (2.53%) Opsview
11 5 (2.11%) Capistrano
12 4 (1.69%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.84%) SmokePing
13 2 (0.84%) Cacti
13 2 (0.84%) Icinga
14 1 (0.42%) Check_MK
14 1 (0.42%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
14 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.42%) Graylog
Vendors
1 80 (33.76%) Red Hat
2 74 (31.22%) VMware
3 37 (15.61%) Oracle
4 29 (12.24%) Cisco
5 21 (8.86%) Citrix
6 14 (5.91%) Rackspace
6 14 (5.91%) SAP
7 11 (4.64%) Google
8 10 (4.22%) IBM
9 8 (3.38%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.11%) Juniper
11 3 (1.27%) HP
11 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.42%) Qualys
12 1 (0.42%) Splunk
12 1 (0.42%) Talend
12 1 (0.42%) New Relic
12 1 (0.42%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.42%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago