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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 206 197 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 32 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.28% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.92% 6.73% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 2
Average salary £41,750 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.74% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,350 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £49,500
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
293 208 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.71% 4.09% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 239 155 290
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £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 19 September 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 September 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 +8 17 £39,750 +13.57% 2
Dorset - 9 £47,500 -
Somerset -15 4 £28,000 -11.11% 1
Wiltshire +1 1 £72,500 +70.58%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 39 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (55.56%) MySQL
4 24 (44.44%) Subversion
4 24 (44.44%) DevOps
5 23 (42.59%) Java
6 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (35.19%) Ant
7 19 (35.19%) Windows
8 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 17 (31.48%) TDD
9 17 (31.48%) Spring
9 17 (31.48%) HBase
10 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
11 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
11 13 (24.07%) Red Hat
11 13 (24.07%) PHP
11 13 (24.07%) Apache
11 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
12 12 (22.22%) Marketing
12 12 (22.22%) VMware
13 11 (20.37%) jQuery
13 11 (20.37%) Vagrant
13 11 (20.37%) Machine Learning
13 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
13 11 (20.37%) Hadoop
14 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (16.67%) IIS
15 9 (16.67%) SaaS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (24.07%) Apache
2 9 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
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 9 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.70%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
4 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%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) IPv6
6 1 (1.85%) OSPF
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) MySQL
2 17 (31.48%) HBase
3 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
4 11 (20.37%) Hadoop
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.96%) Big Data
6 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.70%) Hazelcast
8 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.70%) Redis
9 1 (1.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Subversion
2 19 (35.19%) Ant
3 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
4 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.11%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) JIRA
7 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) Grunt
General
1 12 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Release Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Spring
2 11 (20.37%) jQuery
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) Smarty
4 3 (5.56%) REST
5 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) LAMP
5 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.85%) HTML5
6 1 (1.85%) HTML
6 1 (1.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.85%) CSS3
6 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Wiki
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.96%) UNIX
5 6 (11.11%) CentOS
6 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.56%) Fedora
8 2 (3.70%) Debian
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) DevOps
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (31.48%) TDD
4 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 11 (20.37%) Machine Learning
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.81%) ITIL
7 8 (14.81%) SOA
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
10 4 (7.41%) OO
11 3 (5.56%) Service Management
11 3 (5.56%) ITSM
11 3 (5.56%) OO PHP
11 3 (5.56%) Kanban
11 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
12 2 (3.70%) Document Management
12 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.07%) PHP
4 8 (14.81%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
6 6 (11.11%) Ruby
7 5 (9.26%) SQL
8 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.56%) Perl
10 2 (3.70%) PHP5
10 2 (3.70%) Groovy
10 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) CCNA
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) COBIT
2 2 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (3.70%) Samba
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) Postfix
5 1 (1.85%) XenServer
5 1 (1.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (20.37%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.41%) Nagios
4 3 (5.56%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) YUM
6 1 (1.85%) logstash
6 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.22%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk
6 2 (3.70%) Zend
6 2 (3.70%) Akamai
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago