The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 192 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 34 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.76% 3.61% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 11
Average salary £52,500 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
289 194 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.73% 3.70% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 222 155 228
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Puppet
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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
Dorset - 14 £52,500 - 1
Bristol +8 11 £41,000 -2.38% 2
Devon - 4 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 45 (72.58%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (56.45%) Java
4 32 (51.61%) MySQL
5 25 (40.32%) Configuration Management
5 25 (40.32%) TDD
5 25 (40.32%) Spring
6 23 (37.10%) DevOps
7 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (33.87%) Subversion
8 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 20 (32.26%) Hadoop
8 20 (32.26%) HBase
9 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
10 17 (27.42%) jQuery
10 17 (27.42%) Ant
11 16 (25.81%) Marketing
12 14 (22.58%) Big Data
13 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
13 13 (20.97%) PHP
13 13 (20.97%) Windows
14 12 (19.35%) SOA
14 12 (19.35%) VMware
14 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
14 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
15 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (17.74%) Ruby
16 10 (16.13%) Apache
16 10 (16.13%) Python
16 10 (16.13%) Oracle

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (16.13%) Apache
2 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.29%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.23%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) Node.js
6 1 (1.61%) MediaWiki
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) SaaS
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.61%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) SAN
1 7 (11.29%) NAS
2 6 (9.68%) DNS
2 6 (9.68%) LDAP
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.84%) DHCP
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) OSPF
6 1 (1.61%) BGP
6 1 (1.61%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) IPv6
6 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.61%) SNMP
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) MySQL
2 20 (32.26%) Hadoop
2 20 (32.26%) HBase
3 14 (22.58%) Big Data
4 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
5 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
7 6 (9.68%) Redis
8 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
9 4 (6.45%) Hazelcast
9 4 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.84%) Voldemort
10 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.84%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Subversion
2 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
3 17 (27.42%) Ant
4 6 (9.68%) JUnit
4 6 (9.68%) Maven
4 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.06%) RSpec
5 5 (8.06%) Selenium
6 3 (4.84%) Hudson
7 1 (1.61%) Mockito
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.61%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (25.81%) Marketing
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Web Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Spring
2 17 (27.42%) jQuery
3 7 (11.29%) Web Services
4 5 (8.06%) JSF
4 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 5 (8.06%) HTML5
4 5 (8.06%) Apache Avro
5 4 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (6.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.61%) SOAP
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 13 (20.97%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.52%) UNIX
5 8 (12.90%) CentOS
6 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.84%) Debian
7 2 (3.23%) Fedora
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Configuration Management
1 25 (40.32%) TDD
2 23 (37.10%) DevOps
3 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.35%) SOA
4 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
5 8 (12.90%) ITIL
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) Analytics
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.84%) High Availability
9 3 (4.84%) Scrum
9 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.84%) Service Management
9 3 (4.84%) ITSM
9 3 (4.84%) Software Deployment
10 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) PHP
4 11 (17.74%) Ruby
5 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.13%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) SQL
7 7 (11.29%) Perl
8 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.45%) C
9 4 (6.45%) PHP5
9 4 (6.45%) Groovy
10 3 (4.84%) C++
11 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.61%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) COBIT
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
3 2 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (1.61%) qmail
4 1 (1.61%) Postfix
4 1 (1.61%) XenServer
4 1 (1.61%) Varnish
4 1 (1.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (72.58%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.29%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
4 2 (3.23%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.23%) YUM
5 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.61%) logstash
5 1 (1.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) VMware
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Akamai
7 1 (1.61%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.61%) Splunk
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago