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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 109 203 198
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 140 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.32% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.35% 8.49% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 109 20 16
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,400 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
396 271 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.56% 4.69% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 302 227 303
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,950 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +69 81 £47,250 +47.65% 12
Dorset +8 19 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Devon - 17 £52,500 - 2
Somerset +21 12 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Wiltshire +10 5 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Gloucestershire - 3 £57,500 - 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 180 (87.38%) Linux
2 110 (53.40%) Opscode Chef
3 100 (48.54%) DevOps
4 90 (43.69%) Python
5 88 (42.72%) Apache
5 88 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (42.23%) Red Hat
6 87 (42.23%) Bash Shell
7 86 (41.75%) MySQL
8 84 (40.78%) Perl
8 84 (40.78%) Configuration Management
9 82 (39.81%) PHP
10 81 (39.32%) Git (software)
11 77 (37.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 71 (34.47%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (31.55%) CentOS
14 62 (30.10%) Ruby
14 62 (30.10%) VMware
15 58 (28.16%) Windows
16 56 (27.18%) Java
17 55 (26.70%) Jenkins
18 52 (25.24%) Nagios
19 51 (24.76%) Firewall
20 47 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
21 43 (20.87%) LAMP
22 42 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (19.90%) nginx
24 40 (19.42%) Tomcat
25 39 (18.93%) SQL
26 38 (18.45%) UNIX

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 88 (42.72%) Apache
2 41 (19.90%) nginx
3 40 (19.42%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.28%) IIS
5 14 (6.80%) OpenStack
6 9 (4.37%) Apache Solr
7 7 (3.40%) Confluence
7 7 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.40%) MediaWiki
8 6 (2.91%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.43%) concrete5
9 5 (2.43%) CMS
10 4 (1.94%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.97%) JBoss
12 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.71%) SaaS
3 13 (6.31%) PaaS
4 8 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.40%) IaaS
6 5 (2.43%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.76%) Firewall
2 30 (14.56%) LAN
2 30 (14.56%) WAN
3 20 (9.71%) DNS
4 13 (6.31%) HTTP
4 13 (6.31%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.31%) LDAP
5 12 (5.83%) DHCP
6 11 (5.34%) VPN
7 9 (4.37%) OSPF
7 9 (4.37%) BGP
8 7 (3.40%) EIGRP
8 7 (3.40%) IPv6
8 7 (3.40%) IPsec
8 7 (3.40%) Network Security
9 6 (2.91%) Kerberos
9 6 (2.91%) SNMP
9 6 (2.91%) Ethernet
9 6 (2.91%) SMTP
10 5 (2.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (41.75%) MySQL
2 37 (17.96%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (10.19%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.74%) Hadoop
4 18 (8.74%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.34%) HBase
6 10 (4.85%) Big Data
7 8 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.40%) Redis
8 7 (3.40%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (2.91%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.43%) Riak
11 4 (1.94%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.94%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.97%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 81 (39.32%) Git (software)
2 55 (26.70%) Jenkins
3 34 (16.50%) Subversion
4 29 (14.08%) Hudson
5 13 (6.31%) Maven
6 10 (4.85%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.85%) WebDriver
6 10 (4.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (4.37%) Ant
8 8 (3.88%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (3.40%) JIRA
10 6 (2.91%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.43%) Grunt
11 5 (2.43%) Bower
12 4 (1.94%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.49%) NUnit
14 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.49%) MSTest
14 1 (0.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (8.25%) Marketing
2 14 (6.80%) Electronics
3 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.31%) Finance
4 11 (5.34%) Games
5 8 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.40%) Advertising
7 6 (2.91%) Law
8 4 (1.94%) Back Office
8 4 (1.94%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.46%) Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (36.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (25.24%) Administrator
3 51 (24.76%) Systems Administrator
4 49 (23.79%) Developer
5 34 (16.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 31 (15.05%) Linux Administrator
7 25 (12.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 23 (11.17%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (10.19%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (9.71%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.80%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.37%) PHP Developer
14 8 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
15 7 (3.40%) DevOps Administrator
15 7 (3.40%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 7 (3.40%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.87%) LAMP
2 28 (13.59%) CSS
2 28 (13.59%) Web Services
3 21 (10.19%) Spring
4 19 (9.22%) HTML
5 16 (7.77%) AngularJS
6 14 (6.80%) .NET
7 13 (6.31%) REST
8 12 (5.83%) Laravel
8 12 (5.83%) XML
9 11 (5.34%) JSON
10 10 (4.85%) Hibernate
10 10 (4.85%) Grails
10 10 (4.85%) Sass
11 8 (3.88%) HTML5
11 8 (3.88%) jQuery
11 8 (3.88%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (3.88%) Middleware
12 7 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (2.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.96%) Open Source
2 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.28%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.31%) Wiki
6 10 (4.85%) User Experience
7 8 (3.88%) DTV
8 6 (2.91%) Clustering
8 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.94%) Derivative
10 4 (1.94%) BYOD
11 3 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.97%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 180 (87.38%) Linux
2 77 (37.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (31.55%) CentOS
4 58 (28.16%) Windows
5 38 (18.45%) UNIX
6 37 (17.96%) Ubuntu
7 21 (10.19%) Debian
8 19 (9.22%) Fedora
9 12 (5.83%) Solaris
9 12 (5.83%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.94%) Android
13 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.46%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.97%) HPUX
16 1 (0.49%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (48.54%) DevOps
2 88 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (40.78%) Configuration Management
4 71 (34.47%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.05%) TDD
6 22 (10.68%) Mentoring
7 19 (9.22%) Build Automation
7 19 (9.22%) ITIL
8 17 (8.25%) Migration
9 16 (7.77%) E-Commerce
9 16 (7.77%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.28%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (7.28%) Pair Programming
11 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (6.80%) Kanban
12 13 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (6.31%) Change Management
12 13 (6.31%) SOA
13 12 (5.83%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.69%) Python
2 87 (42.23%) Bash Shell
3 84 (40.78%) Perl
4 82 (39.81%) PHP
5 62 (30.10%) Ruby
6 56 (27.18%) Java
7 39 (18.93%) SQL
8 37 (17.96%) JavaScript
9 28 (13.59%) Shell Script
10 15 (7.28%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.88%) C++
12 6 (2.91%) Bourne shell
12 6 (2.91%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.91%) Jython
13 4 (1.94%) Korn
13 4 (1.94%) Lua
13 4 (1.94%) PHP5
13 4 (1.94%) Groovy
13 4 (1.94%) C#
14 3 (1.46%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Degree
2 26 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (12.14%) CCNA
4 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.43%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (13.59%) Active Directory
3 15 (7.28%) Samba
4 14 (6.80%) VirtualBox
5 10 (4.85%) XenApp
6 9 (4.37%) Postfix
7 8 (3.88%) KVM
8 7 (3.40%) XenServer
8 7 (3.40%) iptables
9 6 (2.91%) Varnish
9 6 (2.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (2.91%) qmail
10 4 (1.94%) NFS
10 4 (1.94%) Docker
11 2 (0.97%) RHEV
11 2 (0.97%) oVirt
11 2 (0.97%) GFS2
11 2 (0.97%) Gluster
11 2 (0.97%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 110 (53.40%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (25.24%) Nagios
3 33 (16.02%) Ansible
4 29 (14.08%) Salt
5 23 (11.17%) Vagrant
5 23 (11.17%) Zenoss
6 18 (8.74%) Graphite
7 16 (7.77%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.91%) yum
8 6 (2.91%) Capistrano
8 6 (2.91%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (2.91%) Icinga
9 5 (2.43%) WSUS
9 5 (2.43%) Cobbler
10 4 (1.94%) Munin
10 4 (1.94%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.94%) Opsview
11 2 (0.97%) Pacemaker
11 2 (0.97%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.97%) SELinux
Vendors
1 87 (42.23%) Red Hat
2 62 (30.10%) VMware
3 24 (11.65%) Oracle
4 20 (9.71%) Cisco
5 19 (9.22%) Citrix
6 10 (4.85%) IBM
6 10 (4.85%) Google
6 10 (4.85%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.88%) SAP
8 7 (3.40%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.43%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.94%) Percona
10 4 (1.94%) HP
11 2 (0.97%) Zend
12 1 (0.49%) Splunk
12 1 (0.49%) Juniper
12 1 (0.49%) NetApp
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Set2Recruit
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago