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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 212 171 190
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +19
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 40 76 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 1.30% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.72% 24.05% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 42
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
373 316 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.56% 5.39% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 299 257 269
Average salary £39,421 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £19,490
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -18 21 £52,500 -19.84% 4
Somerset 0 10 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Devon +2 2 - -
Wiltshire -2 1 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 79 (85.87%) Linux
2 70 (76.09%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (72.83%) DevOps
4 50 (54.35%) Python
5 39 (42.39%) Java
5 39 (42.39%) Perl
5 39 (42.39%) Amazon AWS
6 38 (41.30%) Ansible
7 36 (39.13%) NoSQL
7 36 (39.13%) MySQL
8 35 (38.04%) Bash Shell
9 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (33.70%) Configuration Management
11 30 (32.61%) Ruby
12 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
12 28 (30.43%) PHP
12 28 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
13 25 (27.17%) Jenkins
14 24 (26.09%) Digital Media
15 23 (25.00%) Big Data
16 22 (23.91%) Red Hat
17 21 (22.83%) Apache Solr
18 20 (21.74%) .NET
18 20 (21.74%) Apache
18 20 (21.74%) LAMP
19 19 (20.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 18 (19.57%) OO
20 18 (19.57%) Web Services
20 18 (19.57%) JavaScript

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (22.83%) Apache Solr
2 20 (21.74%) Apache
3 14 (15.22%) JBoss
4 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
5 12 (13.04%) OpenStack
6 11 (11.96%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (11.96%) IIS
6 11 (11.96%) WebLogic
6 11 (11.96%) WebSphere
7 8 (8.70%) Apache Spark
7 8 (8.70%) Drupal
7 8 (8.70%) Jetty
8 6 (6.52%) nginx
9 4 (4.35%) Node.js
10 3 (3.26%) CloudStack
10 3 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (1.09%) Confluence
11 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (42.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.78%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.35%) GitHub
3 4 (4.35%) SaaS
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.26%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.17%) Heroku
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
5 2 (2.17%) PaaS
6 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) Internet
2 5 (5.43%) HTTP
3 3 (3.26%) DNS
3 3 (3.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.26%) SSL
4 2 (2.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) FTP
5 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) MySQL
1 36 (39.13%) NoSQL
2 23 (25.00%) Big Data
3 14 (15.22%) Redis
4 12 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 12 (13.04%) Riak
5 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
6 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (8.70%) Couchbase
8 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.09%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.09%) Infinispan
11 1 (1.09%) Ingres
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
1 25 (27.17%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.96%) TeamCity
3 10 (10.87%) Maven
4 9 (9.78%) Subversion
5 8 (8.70%) Hudson
6 6 (6.52%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.43%) JMeter
8 3 (3.26%) gulp
8 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.17%) JIRA
10 1 (1.09%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.09%) JUnit
10 1 (1.09%) Mockito
General
1 28 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
2 8 (8.70%) Retail
3 6 (6.52%) Marketing
4 5 (5.43%) Finance
5 4 (4.35%) Electronics
5 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Law
7 1 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (42.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Ruby Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Java Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Perl Software Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Python Software Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) PHP Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (7.61%) Administrator
10 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
11 4 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 4 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.26%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) .NET
1 20 (21.74%) LAMP
2 18 (19.57%) Web Services
3 11 (11.96%) HTML
4 10 (10.87%) CSS
4 10 (10.87%) CSS3
4 10 (10.87%) HTML5
4 10 (10.87%) RESTful
4 10 (10.87%) Smarty
4 10 (10.87%) Twig
5 8 (8.70%) ELK Stack
5 8 (8.70%) Lucene
5 8 (8.70%) React
6 7 (7.61%) REST
7 6 (6.52%) MCollective
8 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.26%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.26%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) Wiki
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (85.87%) Linux
2 19 (20.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (14.13%) Windows
4 12 (13.04%) Ubuntu
5 10 (10.87%) CentOS
6 8 (8.70%) Android
6 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 8 (8.70%) Unix
7 5 (5.43%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
9 1 (1.09%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) DevOps
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) Configuration Management
4 28 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.57%) OO
6 17 (18.48%) Scrum
7 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 15 (16.30%) Open Source
8 15 (16.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (15.22%) High Availability
10 12 (13.04%) Software Delivery
11 11 (11.96%) DSDM
11 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.96%) RUP
12 10 (10.87%) OO PHP
13 9 (9.78%) Coaching
13 9 (9.78%) Kanban
13 9 (9.78%) TDD
13 9 (9.78%) Web Development
14 8 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.35%) Python
2 39 (42.39%) Java
2 39 (42.39%) Perl
3 35 (38.04%) Bash Shell
4 30 (32.61%) Ruby
5 28 (30.43%) PHP
6 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 14 (15.22%) C#
8 12 (13.04%) SQL
9 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
10 8 (8.70%) Go
11 3 (3.26%) Jython
11 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) CCNA
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.09%) RHCE
2 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.96%) Docker
3 4 (4.35%) XenServer
4 3 (3.26%) Varnish
4 3 (3.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.26%) Xen
5 2 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.09%) Gluster
6 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.09%) iptables
6 1 (1.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 70 (76.09%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (41.30%) Ansible
3 11 (11.96%) Salt
4 8 (8.70%) CFEngine
4 8 (8.70%) Kibana
4 8 (8.70%) logstash
4 8 (8.70%) Nagios
5 7 (7.61%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.26%) Capistrano
6 3 (3.26%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.26%) Graphite
6 3 (3.26%) Terraform
6 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.09%) Check_MK
8 1 (1.09%) Graylog
8 1 (1.09%) Pingdom
8 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Red Hat
2 17 (18.48%) VMware
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle
4 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco
6 6 (6.52%) Juniper
7 4 (4.35%) SAP
8 3 (3.26%) Akamai
8 3 (3.26%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.17%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.09%) Citrix
10 1 (1.09%) HP
10 1 (1.09%) Qualys
10 1 (1.09%) Splunk
10 1 (1.09%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + great bens ...!!
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Clifton Asset Management Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago