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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 194 203 210
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 31 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.03% 4.74% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 5
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
281 359 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.84% 6.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 305 227
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,905 £27,114 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -1 7 £80,000 +80.79% 2
Bristol -5 6 £32,000 -26.43% 3
Dorset - 6 £48,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,000 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 69 (93.24%) Linux
2 53 (71.62%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (67.57%) MySQL
4 33 (44.59%) Apache
4 33 (44.59%) Configuration Management
5 32 (43.24%) HTTP
6 30 (40.54%) Python
7 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (35.14%) C
9 25 (33.78%) TDD
10 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
10 24 (32.43%) SaaS
11 22 (29.73%) Java
11 22 (29.73%) PHP
12 21 (28.38%) Perl
12 21 (28.38%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (27.03%) Ruby
14 19 (25.68%) Nagios
14 19 (25.68%) Open Source
14 19 (25.68%) MongoDB
15 17 (22.97%) Firewall
15 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
15 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
15 17 (22.97%) Zenoss
15 17 (22.97%) Varnish
16 16 (21.62%) Subversion
16 16 (21.62%) SMTP
17 15 (20.27%) LDAP
17 15 (20.27%) Web Services
17 15 (20.27%) Kerberos

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (44.59%) Apache
2 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Drupal
5 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.35%) WordPress
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.43%) SaaS
2 8 (10.81%) GitHub
2 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.41%) PaaS
4 4 (5.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) HTTP
2 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
3 17 (22.97%) Firewall
4 16 (21.62%) SMTP
5 15 (20.27%) LDAP
5 15 (20.27%) Kerberos
5 15 (20.27%) SNMP
6 14 (18.92%) Ethernet
7 13 (17.57%) DNS
8 7 (9.46%) SAN
9 5 (6.76%) NAS
10 3 (4.05%) Internet
11 2 (2.70%) Network Security
11 2 (2.70%) SSH
11 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.70%) DHCP
11 2 (2.70%) SSL
12 1 (1.35%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (67.57%) MySQL
2 21 (28.38%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (25.68%) MongoDB
4 13 (17.57%) Hadoop
4 13 (17.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (17.57%) NoSQL
4 13 (17.57%) Redis
5 11 (14.86%) Big Data
6 8 (10.81%) HBase
7 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.76%) Voldemort
8 5 (6.76%) Hazelcast
8 5 (6.76%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (6.76%) Apache Hive
8 5 (6.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.62%) Subversion
3 12 (16.22%) RSpec
4 6 (8.11%) Maven
4 6 (8.11%) JUnit
5 5 (6.76%) Selenium
6 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.05%) Ant
8 1 (1.35%) Mockito
8 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.35%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (20.27%) Marketing
2 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Finance
4 4 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (14.86%) Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) Web Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Perl Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Web Services
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
3 11 (14.86%) Spring
4 10 (13.51%) LAMP
5 9 (12.16%) CSS
6 8 (10.81%) jQuery
7 7 (9.46%) POSIX
8 5 (6.76%) Apache Avro
8 5 (6.76%) HTML5
8 5 (6.76%) JSF
8 5 (6.76%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.35%) REST
9 1 (1.35%) Spring Integration
9 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.35%) SOAP
9 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.35%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Open Source
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.05%) Machine Learning
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (93.24%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) UNIX
3 11 (14.86%) Windows
4 10 (13.51%) Solaris
5 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.76%) CentOS
7 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.70%) Debian
8 1 (1.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Configuration Management
2 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.78%) TDD
4 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
4 15 (20.27%) Software Deployment
5 13 (17.57%) SOA
5 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.81%) MVC
7 8 (10.81%) ITIL
7 8 (10.81%) OOP
8 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.11%) Analytics
10 5 (6.76%) High Availability
10 5 (6.76%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.41%) Scrum
12 2 (2.70%) Kanban
12 2 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) Python
2 26 (35.14%) C
3 22 (29.73%) Java
3 22 (29.73%) PHP
4 21 (28.38%) Perl
5 20 (27.03%) Ruby
6 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
7 13 (17.57%) PHP5
8 12 (16.22%) C++
9 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
10 8 (10.81%) Bourne shell
11 6 (8.11%) Groovy
12 3 (4.05%) SQL
13 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.70%) Clojure
14 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Varnish
2 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) qmail
3 4 (5.41%) NFS
4 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (71.62%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (25.68%) Nagios
3 17 (22.97%) Zenoss
4 15 (20.27%) YUM
5 10 (13.51%) Vagrant
6 7 (9.46%) HAProxy
7 3 (4.05%) Cacti
7 3 (4.05%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) NetApp
4 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.35%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.35%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Future Publishing
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago