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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 187 202 222
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 53 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.57% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.21% 13.82% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,700 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
291 246 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.60% 4.15% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 243 201 313
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bristol +2 20 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Somerset +9 8 £35,000 - 7
Wiltshire -2 7 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Gloucestershire -11 7 £42,500 -2.85%
Devon - 5 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 58 (68.24%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (62.35%) MySQL
4 43 (50.59%) Windows
5 38 (44.71%) Red Hat
6 37 (43.53%) PHP
7 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (41.18%) DevOps
7 35 (41.18%) Subversion
8 34 (40.00%) Apache
9 32 (37.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (34.12%) Git (software)
10 29 (34.12%) Jenkins
11 28 (32.94%) Bash Shell
12 26 (30.59%) Python
12 26 (30.59%) CentOS
12 26 (30.59%) Perl
12 26 (30.59%) VMware
12 26 (30.59%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (30.59%) Nagios
13 22 (25.88%) Open Source
13 22 (25.88%) Java
14 21 (24.71%) Firewall
15 20 (23.53%) Configuration Management
15 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
16 19 (22.35%) Ubuntu
16 19 (22.35%) Ruby
17 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (21.18%) Vagrant
17 18 (21.18%) nginx

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (40.00%) Apache
2 18 (21.18%) nginx
3 13 (15.29%) Apache Solr
4 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.24%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (7.06%) IIS
7 5 (5.88%) MediaWiki
7 5 (5.88%) Confluence
8 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) SaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) CloudFront
3 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.71%) Firewall
2 14 (16.47%) DNS
2 14 (16.47%) LDAP
3 11 (12.94%) DHCP
4 9 (10.59%) HTTP
5 8 (9.41%) LAN
5 8 (9.41%) WAN
6 7 (8.24%) SMTP
6 7 (8.24%) Kerberos
6 7 (8.24%) SNMP
6 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.24%) VPN
6 7 (8.24%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.88%) IPv6
7 5 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (5.88%) IPsec
7 5 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 5 (5.88%) Network Security
7 5 (5.88%) OSPF
7 5 (5.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (62.35%) MySQL
2 26 (30.59%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.59%) HBase
6 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
6 7 (8.24%) MariaDB
7 6 (7.06%) Redis
7 6 (7.06%) Riak
7 6 (7.06%) Big Data
8 5 (5.88%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.35%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (41.18%) Subversion
2 29 (34.12%) Git (software)
2 29 (34.12%) Jenkins
3 13 (15.29%) Hudson
4 11 (12.94%) Ant
5 7 (8.24%) Mercurial
6 6 (7.06%) Grunt
7 5 (5.88%) JIRA
8 4 (4.71%) Bower
9 2 (2.35%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Support Engineer
3 17 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Administrator
7 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.06%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Systems Support
9 5 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Server Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Web Services
2 9 (10.59%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (10.59%) Spring
2 9 (10.59%) REST
3 7 (8.24%) jQuery
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
3 7 (8.24%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.06%) CSS
4 6 (7.06%) RESTful
4 6 (7.06%) Smarty
4 6 (7.06%) HTML5
4 6 (7.06%) CSS3
4 6 (7.06%) Backbone.js
4 6 (7.06%) Sass
5 5 (5.88%) LAMP
6 4 (4.71%) Ajax
6 4 (4.71%) LESS
6 4 (4.71%) Ember.js
7 3 (3.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Open Source
2 15 (17.65%) Wiki
3 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.24%) Derivative
5 4 (4.71%) Statistics
5 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.71%) User Experience
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Windows
3 32 (37.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (30.59%) CentOS
5 19 (22.35%) Ubuntu
6 12 (14.12%) Debian
6 12 (14.12%) UNIX
7 9 (10.59%) Fedora
8 7 (8.24%) Solaris
8 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.24%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 5 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (41.18%) DevOps
2 20 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (18.82%) TDD
6 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.41%) ITIL
9 7 (8.24%) OO
9 7 (8.24%) Migration
9 7 (8.24%) Time Management
9 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.24%) Software Deployment
10 6 (7.06%) OO PHP
10 6 (7.06%) Change Management
10 6 (7.06%) SOA
11 5 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) PHP
2 28 (32.94%) Bash Shell
3 26 (30.59%) Python
3 26 (30.59%) Perl
4 22 (25.88%) Java
5 19 (22.35%) Ruby
6 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
8 8 (9.41%) SQL
9 7 (8.24%) Bourne shell
10 5 (5.88%) Lua
10 5 (5.88%) Objective-C
10 5 (5.88%) C++
11 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.35%) PHP5
12 2 (2.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) CCNA
3 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) qmail
3 7 (8.24%) Varnish
4 5 (5.88%) VirtualBox
4 5 (5.88%) Docker
4 5 (5.88%) Postfix
4 5 (5.88%) XenServer
4 5 (5.88%) Samba
5 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 58 (68.24%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (30.59%) Nagios
3 18 (21.18%) Vagrant
4 16 (18.82%) Zenoss
5 14 (16.47%) ZABBIX
6 10 (11.76%) Ansible
7 7 (8.24%) Salt
7 7 (8.24%) Icinga
7 7 (8.24%) Munin
7 7 (8.24%) WSUS
7 7 (8.24%) yum
7 7 (8.24%) HAProxy
8 6 (7.06%) Graphite
9 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (44.71%) Red Hat
2 26 (30.59%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) Citrix
4 9 (10.59%) Oracle
5 7 (8.24%) Percona
6 5 (5.88%) Splunk
6 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 5 (5.88%) Zend
7 3 (3.53%) Akamai
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £31,342, rising to £37,394
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago