The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 60 50 76
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.56% 1.91% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 69.23% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Puppet
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.78% 2.76% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Puppet
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Suffolk region.

Puppet Salary Trend in Suffolk

Puppet
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Ipswich -10 3 £43,750 +9.37%
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 23 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (82.61%) PowerShell
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 15 (65.22%) UNIX
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 13 (56.52%) Java
6 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
7 12 (52.17%) DevOps
8 11 (47.83%) JSON
8 11 (47.83%) SQL
8 11 (47.83%) XML
8 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (47.83%) VPN
8 11 (47.83%) DNS
8 11 (47.83%) SAN
9 10 (43.48%) Web Services
9 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
10 8 (34.78%) Firewall
11 7 (30.43%) Service Management
11 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
11 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (30.43%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (30.43%) Replication
12 6 (26.09%) Ruby
12 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
12 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
12 6 (26.09%) Sun Certification
13 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (47.83%) VPN
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
1 11 (47.83%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) X.509
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) XML
1 11 (47.83%) JSON
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) SAML
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) OAuth
3 1 (4.35%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 12 (52.17%) DevOps
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) E-business
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) PowerShell
2 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 6 (26.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Sun Certification
2 5 (21.74%) AWS Certification
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Siemens
2 1 (4.35%) ForgeRock