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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 189 205 216
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 33 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.19% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.87% 4.88% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 5
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
278 205 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.57% 3.99% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 219 156 276
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 14 £39,500 - 2
Dorset - 11 £47,500 -
Devon - 3 - -
Wiltshire -3 1 £72,500 +67.63% 1
Somerset -26 1 £28,000 -11.11% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 40 (74.07%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (55.56%) MySQL
4 27 (50.00%) Java
5 23 (42.59%) Subversion
6 22 (40.74%) DevOps
7 20 (37.04%) Spring
8 19 (35.19%) Ant
8 19 (35.19%) TDD
9 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 18 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (33.33%) HBase
10 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
11 15 (27.78%) Marketing
12 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (24.07%) VMware
13 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
13 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
14 12 (22.22%) Hadoop
14 12 (22.22%) Machine Learning
14 12 (22.22%) jQuery
15 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
15 11 (20.37%) Apache
15 11 (20.37%) PHP
15 11 (20.37%) Vagrant
16 10 (18.52%) SaaS
16 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 8 (14.81%) IIS
18 8 (14.81%) ITIL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (20.37%) Apache
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
3 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) MediaWiki
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) SaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.70%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) LDAP
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
3 4 (7.41%) NAS
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) IPv6
6 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) OSPF
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) MySQL
2 18 (33.33%) HBase
3 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
4 12 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.96%) Big Data
6 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.56%) Hazelcast
8 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Subversion
2 19 (35.19%) Ant
3 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.26%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) JIRA
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 15 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Build and Release Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Release Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) Spring
2 12 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.70%) REST
5 2 (3.70%) LAMP
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.85%) RESTful
6 1 (1.85%) Smarty
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.85%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Wiki
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.96%) UNIX
4 7 (12.96%) CentOS
5 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) Debian
6 2 (3.70%) Fedora
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) DevOps
2 19 (35.19%) TDD
3 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) Machine Learning
6 8 (14.81%) ITIL
7 7 (12.96%) SOA
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.56%) Service Management
9 3 (5.56%) ITSM
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.70%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.70%) Kanban
10 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) PHP
4 7 (12.96%) Python
4 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.11%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Ruby
6 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.56%) PHP5
7 3 (5.56%) Groovy
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCNA
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) COBIT
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (3.70%) Samba
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Postfix
4 1 (1.85%) XenServer
4 1 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (74.07%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (20.37%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.85%) YUM
5 1 (1.85%) logstash
5 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Akamai
6 2 (3.70%) Splunk
7 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) JBoss
7 1 (1.85%) Zend
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £38000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago