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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 115 208 202
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -6
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 148 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.47% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.74% 9.18% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 117 21 12
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
452 294 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.54% 4.82% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 349 216 219
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £22,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +64 100 £42,500 - 6
Somerset - 13 £40,000 - 4
Dorset +11 12 £41,250 -21.42%
Devon -4 10 £36,250 -
Wiltshire - 7 £47,500 - 11
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 - 3
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 227 (86.64%) Linux
2 140 (53.44%) DevOps
3 124 (47.33%) Python
4 122 (46.56%) Opscode Chef
5 116 (44.27%) Configuration Management
6 107 (40.84%) Apache
7 106 (40.46%) Perl
7 106 (40.46%) Git (software)
8 101 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (36.64%) Bash Shell
10 92 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
11 89 (33.97%) MySQL
12 87 (33.21%) PHP
12 87 (33.21%) Red Hat
13 86 (32.82%) Java
14 82 (31.30%) VMware
14 82 (31.30%) Ruby
15 72 (27.48%) Jenkins
16 71 (27.10%) Amazon AWS
16 71 (27.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 67 (25.57%) CentOS
18 64 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 62 (23.66%) LAMP
20 60 (22.90%) UNIX
21 58 (22.14%) Nagios
22 55 (20.99%) SQL
23 54 (20.61%) Tomcat
24 50 (19.08%) JavaScript
24 50 (19.08%) Firewall
25 49 (18.70%) Degree

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 107 (40.84%) Apache
2 54 (20.61%) Tomcat
3 42 (16.03%) nginx
4 22 (8.40%) OpenStack
5 15 (5.73%) IIS
6 12 (4.58%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.82%) Confluence
8 8 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.67%) MediaWiki
9 7 (2.67%) JBoss
10 6 (2.29%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.91%) concrete5
11 5 (1.91%) CMS
12 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (27.10%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (12.98%) SaaS
3 31 (11.83%) PaaS
4 24 (9.16%) IaaS
5 10 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.67%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.76%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.38%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.08%) Firewall
2 35 (13.36%) WAN
3 34 (12.98%) LAN
4 14 (5.34%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.58%) DNS
6 11 (4.20%) VPN
7 10 (3.82%) Internet
8 9 (3.44%) OSPF
8 9 (3.44%) BGP
9 7 (2.67%) EIGRP
9 7 (2.67%) IPsec
9 7 (2.67%) IPv6
9 7 (2.67%) LDAP
9 7 (2.67%) Network Security
10 4 (1.53%) DHCP
10 4 (1.53%) HTTP
10 4 (1.53%) SAN
10 4 (1.53%) SSH
11 3 (1.15%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (33.97%) MySQL
2 36 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (12.21%) Hadoop
4 23 (8.78%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 16 (6.11%) Big Data
7 13 (4.96%) Oracle Database
8 12 (4.58%) HBase
9 8 (3.05%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.91%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.91%) Redis
11 4 (1.53%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.15%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.76%) Riak
13 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.76%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 106 (40.46%) Git (software)
2 72 (27.48%) Jenkins
3 36 (13.74%) Subversion
4 33 (12.60%) Hudson
5 25 (9.54%) Maven
6 15 (5.73%) Cucumber
7 14 (5.34%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (4.96%) WebDriver
8 13 (4.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (4.20%) Ant
10 10 (3.82%) JIRA
11 9 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (3.05%) TeamCity
13 7 (2.67%) gulp
14 6 (2.29%) JUnit
15 4 (1.53%) Eclipse
15 4 (1.53%) IntelliJ
15 4 (1.53%) EasyMock
15 4 (1.53%) Mockito
16 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (8.40%) Electronics
2 20 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.25%) Marketing
4 17 (6.49%) Finance
5 15 (5.73%) Games
6 11 (4.20%) Law
7 10 (3.82%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.67%) Advertising
9 6 (2.29%) Back Office
10 4 (1.53%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.76%) Retail
12 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (37.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (25.95%) Administrator
3 65 (24.81%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (22.14%) Developer
5 49 (18.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 38 (14.50%) Linux Administrator
7 32 (12.21%) Linux Engineer
7 32 (12.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 30 (11.45%) Java Developer
9 25 (9.54%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (8.78%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (6.11%) Web Developer
12 15 (5.73%) PHP Developer
13 14 (5.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.96%) DevOps Administrator
15 12 (4.58%) Operations Manager
15 12 (4.58%) Senior Manager
16 10 (3.82%) Senior Developer
16 10 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
17 9 (3.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (23.66%) LAMP
2 36 (13.74%) CSS
3 34 (12.98%) Web Services
4 31 (11.83%) Spring
5 24 (9.16%) HTML
6 20 (7.63%) Middleware
6 20 (7.63%) AngularJS
7 19 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (6.87%) WebCenter
8 18 (6.87%) MCollective
9 17 (6.49%) Hibernate
9 17 (6.49%) JSON
10 16 (6.11%) .NET
11 15 (5.73%) XML
11 15 (5.73%) REST
12 13 (4.96%) Laravel
12 13 (4.96%) Grails
13 12 (4.58%) CGI
14 11 (4.20%) jQuery
15 8 (3.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 30 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 29 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (10.69%) Management Information System
5 18 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.58%) Wiki
7 10 (3.82%) DTV
8 8 (3.05%) Digital Media
8 8 (3.05%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.67%) User Experience
10 6 (2.29%) Clustering
11 5 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.91%) Xbox
12 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.76%) Machine to Machine
14 1 (0.38%) BYOD
14 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
14 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 227 (86.64%) Linux
2 71 (27.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 67 (25.57%) CentOS
4 60 (22.90%) UNIX
5 44 (16.79%) Ubuntu
6 39 (14.89%) Windows
7 18 (6.87%) Debian
7 18 (6.87%) Fedora
8 14 (5.34%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (3.05%) Solaris
10 7 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.91%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.76%) HPUX
14 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.38%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (53.44%) DevOps
2 116 (44.27%) Configuration Management
3 101 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (16.41%) Open Source
6 34 (12.98%) TDD
7 29 (11.07%) Build Automation
8 28 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (10.69%) Mentoring
9 27 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (8.78%) SOA
11 21 (8.02%) Service Delivery
12 20 (7.63%) Software Engineering
13 19 (7.25%) OO
13 19 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (6.87%) Identity Management
14 18 (6.87%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (6.49%) OO PHP
16 16 (6.11%) ITIL
17 15 (5.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 124 (47.33%) Python
2 106 (40.46%) Perl
3 96 (36.64%) Bash Shell
4 87 (33.21%) PHP
5 86 (32.82%) Java
6 82 (31.30%) Ruby
7 55 (20.99%) SQL
8 50 (19.08%) JavaScript
9 30 (11.45%) Shell Script
10 24 (9.16%) PowerShell
11 18 (6.87%) Jython
12 9 (3.44%) Groovy
13 8 (3.05%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.29%) Korn
15 5 (1.91%) PHP5
15 5 (1.91%) C#
15 5 (1.91%) C++
15 5 (1.91%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.15%) C
17 2 (0.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 49 (18.70%) Degree
2 33 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (11.45%) CCNA
4 3 (1.15%) CCNP
4 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.91%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.40%) VirtualBox
3 18 (6.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 17 (6.49%) KVM
5 15 (5.73%) Samba
6 14 (5.34%) Active Directory
7 10 (3.82%) Docker
7 10 (3.82%) XenApp
8 9 (3.44%) Postfix
8 9 (3.44%) iptables
9 7 (2.67%) XenServer
10 4 (1.53%) NFS
11 3 (1.15%) Gluster
12 2 (0.76%) Varnish
12 2 (0.76%) RHEV
12 2 (0.76%) oVirt
12 2 (0.76%) GFS2
12 2 (0.76%) Squid
12 2 (0.76%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 122 (46.56%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (22.14%) Nagios
3 46 (17.56%) Vagrant
3 46 (17.56%) Ansible
4 32 (12.21%) Salt
5 30 (11.45%) Graphite
6 18 (6.87%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (6.49%) ZABBIX
8 13 (4.96%) Zenoss
9 8 (3.05%) Capistrano
10 6 (2.29%) Cobbler
10 6 (2.29%) Opsview
11 2 (0.76%) Pacemaker
11 2 (0.76%) Icinga
11 2 (0.76%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.76%) SELinux
11 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.76%) Cacti
11 2 (0.76%) SCCM
12 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 87 (33.21%) Red Hat
2 82 (31.30%) VMware
3 38 (14.50%) Oracle
4 30 (11.45%) Cisco
5 19 (7.25%) Citrix
6 16 (6.11%) Rackspace
7 11 (4.20%) Google
8 10 (3.82%) SAP
8 10 (3.82%) IBM
9 8 (3.05%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.91%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.53%) HP
11 4 (1.53%) Juniper
12 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.76%) Zend
13 2 (0.76%) Splunk
14 1 (0.38%) Talend
14 1 (0.38%) New Relic
14 1 (0.38%) Qualys
14 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Salary: 35000-42000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago