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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 173 181 230
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +49
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 63 45 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.82% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.11% 16.19% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +46.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £35,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £48,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
285 278 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.75% 5.05% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 239 229 291
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +1 24 £67,500 +68.75% 9
Gloucestershire -10 8 £56,250 +28.57% 4
Somerset +12 7 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +3 7 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 7 £42,500 - 1
Devon - 4 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 84 (88.42%) Linux
2 61 (64.21%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (63.16%) MySQL
4 54 (56.84%) PHP
5 51 (53.68%) Red Hat
6 46 (48.42%) Windows
7 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (45.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (45.26%) Bash Shell
8 42 (44.21%) DevOps
9 40 (42.11%) Apache
10 37 (38.95%) Python
10 37 (38.95%) CentOS
11 36 (37.89%) Jenkins
11 36 (37.89%) Perl
12 32 (33.68%) Git (software)
13 31 (32.63%) Subversion
14 30 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
14 30 (31.58%) Nagios
14 30 (31.58%) Configuration Management
15 29 (30.53%) VMware
15 29 (30.53%) Firewall
16 26 (27.37%) Open Source
17 25 (26.32%) Ruby
18 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
18 24 (25.26%) Ubuntu
18 24 (25.26%) nginx
19 22 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (22.11%) NoSQL
21 20 (21.05%) Wiki

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 40 (42.11%) Apache
2 24 (25.26%) nginx
3 17 (17.89%) Apache Solr
4 10 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.42%) IIS
6 7 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (6.32%) MediaWiki
7 6 (6.32%) Confluence
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.26%) SaaS
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.11%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) Firewall
2 15 (15.79%) DNS
3 13 (13.68%) DHCP
3 13 (13.68%) LDAP
3 13 (13.68%) HTTP
4 12 (12.63%) LAN
4 12 (12.63%) WAN
5 8 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (8.42%) Wireshark
5 8 (8.42%) tcpdump
6 7 (7.37%) Ethernet
6 7 (7.37%) SMTP
6 7 (7.37%) Kerberos
6 7 (7.37%) SNMP
6 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.32%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) IPv6
7 6 (6.32%) IPsec
7 6 (6.32%) OSPF
7 6 (6.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (63.16%) MySQL
2 30 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (22.11%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
5 10 (10.53%) Redis
5 10 (10.53%) Riak
6 8 (8.42%) CouchDB
7 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
7 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.37%) MariaDB
8 3 (3.16%) Hazelcast
8 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
9 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.05%) HBase
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Jenkins
2 32 (33.68%) Git (software)
3 31 (32.63%) Subversion
4 16 (16.84%) Hudson
5 10 (10.53%) Grunt
6 8 (8.42%) Bower
7 7 (7.37%) Mercurial
8 6 (6.32%) JIRA
9 3 (3.16%) Ant
10 2 (2.11%) Maven
General
1 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (26.32%) Developer
3 19 (20.00%) Administrator
4 18 (18.95%) Support Engineer
5 16 (16.84%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.47%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.47%) IT Administrator
7 9 (9.47%) PHP Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Server Administrator
9 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Lead Systems Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Systems Support
11 5 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) Web Services
2 13 (13.68%) REST
3 11 (11.58%) HTML
4 10 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (10.53%) CSS3
4 10 (10.53%) Backbone.js
4 10 (10.53%) Sass
4 10 (10.53%) HTML5
4 10 (10.53%) CSS
4 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.42%) jQuery
5 8 (8.42%) RESTful
5 8 (8.42%) LESS
5 8 (8.42%) Ember.js
5 8 (8.42%) Ajax
6 7 (7.37%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (6.32%) Smarty
7 6 (6.32%) LAMP
8 5 (5.26%) .NET
9 2 (2.11%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Open Source
2 20 (21.05%) Wiki
3 8 (8.42%) User Experience
4 7 (7.37%) Derivative
5 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.21%) Statistics
6 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.11%) DTV
9 1 (1.05%) Clustering
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (88.42%) Linux
2 46 (48.42%) Windows
3 43 (45.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (38.95%) CentOS
5 24 (25.26%) Ubuntu
6 14 (14.74%) Debian
7 11 (11.58%) Fedora
8 9 (9.47%) UNIX
9 8 (8.42%) Android
9 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS
9 8 (8.42%) Mac OS X
10 7 (7.37%) Solaris
10 7 (7.37%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.05%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) DevOps
3 30 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 22 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing
6 11 (11.58%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (9.47%) Pair Programming
7 9 (9.47%) OO
7 9 (9.47%) SOA
8 8 (8.42%) MVC
8 8 (8.42%) Workflow
8 8 (8.42%) Migration
8 8 (8.42%) TDD
8 8 (8.42%) OO PHP
9 7 (7.37%) Software Deployment
9 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.37%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.37%) Time Management
9 7 (7.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.84%) PHP
2 43 (45.26%) Bash Shell
3 37 (38.95%) Python
4 36 (37.89%) Perl
5 25 (26.32%) Ruby
6 17 (17.89%) Java
7 11 (11.58%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.58%) Shell Script
8 8 (8.42%) Objective-C
8 8 (8.42%) C++
8 8 (8.42%) Lua
8 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
9 7 (7.37%) Bourne shell
9 7 (7.37%) SQL
10 3 (3.16%) PHP5
10 3 (3.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) CCNA
1 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 10 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.42%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 5 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.37%) qmail
3 7 (7.37%) Varnish
4 6 (6.32%) Postfix
4 6 (6.32%) XenServer
4 6 (6.32%) Samba
5 5 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 5 (5.26%) Docker
6 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 61 (64.21%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (31.58%) Nagios
3 19 (20.00%) Zenoss
4 18 (18.95%) Vagrant
5 15 (15.79%) ZABBIX
6 14 (14.74%) Ansible
7 12 (12.63%) Salt
8 11 (11.58%) Graphite
9 7 (7.37%) Icinga
9 7 (7.37%) Munin
9 7 (7.37%) WSUS
9 7 (7.37%) yum
9 7 (7.37%) HAProxy
10 2 (2.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) Red Hat
2 29 (30.53%) VMware
3 11 (11.58%) Citrix
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle
4 7 (7.37%) Percona
5 5 (5.26%) Splunk
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco
5 5 (5.26%) Zend
6 2 (2.11%) Akamai
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago