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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 194 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 34 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.68% 3.14% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 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
291 191 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.75% 3.64% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 153 228
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £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 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
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 29 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 29 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 +9 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 29 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 (93.44%) Linux
2 45 (73.77%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (55.74%) Java
4 32 (52.46%) MySQL
5 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
6 24 (39.34%) TDD
6 24 (39.34%) Spring
7 23 (37.70%) DevOps
8 21 (34.43%) Subversion
9 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
9 20 (32.79%) HBase
10 19 (31.15%) Hadoop
11 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
12 17 (27.87%) Ant
13 16 (26.23%) Marketing
13 16 (26.23%) jQuery
14 13 (21.31%) PHP
14 13 (21.31%) Windows
14 13 (21.31%) Big Data
14 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
15 12 (19.67%) Machine Learning
15 12 (19.67%) SOA
15 12 (19.67%) VMware
16 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
16 11 (18.03%) Ruby
16 11 (18.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (16.39%) SaaS
17 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
17 10 (16.39%) Apache

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (16.39%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.48%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) MediaWiki
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) SaaS
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) SAN
1 7 (11.48%) NAS
2 6 (9.84%) DNS
2 6 (9.84%) LDAP
3 4 (6.56%) VPN
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
4 3 (4.92%) Firewall
5 2 (3.28%) Network Security
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) OSPF
6 1 (1.64%) BGP
6 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) IPv6
6 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
6 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.64%) SNMP
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (52.46%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) HBase
3 19 (31.15%) Hadoop
4 13 (21.31%) Big Data
4 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
5 9 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.20%) Redis
9 4 (6.56%) Hazelcast
9 4 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
9 4 (6.56%) Apache Hive
10 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.92%) CouchDB
10 3 (4.92%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Subversion
2 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
3 17 (27.87%) Ant
4 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.20%) RSpec
5 5 (8.20%) Maven
5 5 (8.20%) JUnit
6 4 (6.56%) Selenium
7 3 (4.92%) Hudson
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) Mockito
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.64%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (26.23%) Marketing
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Web Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) Spring
2 16 (26.23%) jQuery
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 4 (6.56%) Middleware
4 4 (6.56%) JSF
4 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) HTML5
4 4 (6.56%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Avro
5 2 (3.28%) LAMP
6 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.64%) SOAP
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.64%) REST
6 1 (1.64%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (93.44%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Windows
3 11 (18.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.75%) UNIX
5 8 (13.11%) CentOS
6 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.92%) Debian
7 2 (3.28%) Fedora
8 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
2 24 (39.34%) TDD
3 23 (37.70%) DevOps
4 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.67%) SOA
5 12 (19.67%) Machine Learning
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.11%) ITIL
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.92%) High Availability
11 3 (4.92%) Scrum
11 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.92%) Service Management
11 3 (4.92%) ITSM
11 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
12 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) PHP
4 11 (18.03%) Ruby
5 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.39%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) SQL
7 7 (11.48%) Perl
8 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.56%) C
9 4 (6.56%) PHP5
9 4 (6.56%) Groovy
10 3 (4.92%) C++
11 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) COBIT
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) XenApp
3 2 (3.28%) Samba
4 1 (1.64%) qmail
4 1 (1.64%) Postfix
4 1 (1.64%) XenServer
4 1 (1.64%) Varnish
4 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (73.77%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.48%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.92%) Nagios
4 2 (3.28%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.28%) YUM
5 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.64%) logstash
5 1 (1.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) VMware
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.28%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) Akamai
7 1 (1.64%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday