The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
UK
Rank 124 177 263
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +86
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2144 1828 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.55% 1.86% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.10% 23.70% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 1575 1037
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,218
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7124 7713 7602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.47% 7.84% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5835 6308 6087
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,909 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Puppet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet within the UK.

Puppet Salary Trend in the UK

Puppet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the UK

Puppet
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 2061 £60,000 +4.34% 261
London +52 1304 £65,000 +4.00% 142
South East +57 281 £52,500 +5.00% 47
City of London +32 182 £67,500 +3.84% 31
North West +41 129 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Yorkshire -21 124 £55,000 +15.78% 19
Manchester +18 105 £52,500 +16.66% 15
West Yorkshire -6 103 £57,500 +21.05% 14
Leeds +6 101 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Berkshire +41 79 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Surrey +36 78 £54,000 +2.85% 13
South West +37 67 £46,250 -11.90% 13
East of England -3 64 £48,500 +7.77% 9
West Midlands +23 60 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Reading +45 38 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Hertfordshire +18 35 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Hampshire +12 31 £46,250 -11.90% 4
East Sussex +44 30 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Brighton +42 30 £45,000 +63.63% 2
East Midlands +15 29 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bristol +7 28 £62,500 -7.40% 6
Scotland +2 27 £49,000 +8.88% 6
Edinburgh +7 26 £49,250 +9.44% 6
Leatherhead +8 24 £46,250 -15.90%
Gloucestershire - 24 £38,750 - 3
Nottinghamshire +12 23 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 21 £51,000 +2.00% 1
Milton Keynes +14 21 £51,000 +2.00% 1
Nottingham -1 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Rochdale - 19 £51,000 - 2

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Puppet.

1 3144 (70.07%) Linux
2 2905 (64.74%) DevOps
3 2892 (64.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2139 (47.67%) Ansible
5 2129 (47.45%) Amazon AWS
6 2092 (46.62%) Python
7 1759 (39.20%) Jenkins
8 1603 (35.73%) Configuration Management
9 1559 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
10 1402 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 1384 (30.84%) Bash Shell
12 1301 (28.99%) Ruby
13 1232 (27.46%) Java
14 1178 (26.25%) Docker
15 1173 (26.14%) Windows
16 1042 (23.22%) Git (software)
17 977 (21.77%) Perl
18 890 (19.84%) VMware
19 811 (18.07%) Red Hat
20 802 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
21 789 (17.58%) Unix
22 773 (17.23%) PowerShell
23 761 (16.96%) MySQL
24 744 (16.58%) SQL
25 706 (15.73%) Scrum
26 690 (15.38%) Finance
27 687 (15.31%) Apache
28 633 (14.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 625 (13.93%) Open Source
30 610 (13.59%) Web Services

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 687 (15.31%) Apache
2 470 (10.47%) IIS
3 453 (10.10%) OpenStack
4 431 (9.61%) Tomcat
5 306 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
6 287 (6.40%) JBoss
7 253 (5.64%) nginx
8 235 (5.24%) WebSphere
9 210 (4.68%) WebLogic
10 172 (3.83%) Apache Spark
11 132 (2.94%) Apache Solr
11 132 (2.94%) CloudStack
12 131 (2.92%) Confluence
13 73 (1.63%) Jetty
14 55 (1.23%) SharePoint
15 49 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
16 38 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
17 37 (0.82%) CMS
17 37 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 37 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 178 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.29%) MS Office
3 8 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.045%) HipChat
4 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.022%) Mingle
5 1 (0.022%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.16%) Magento
5 3 (0.067%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.067%) Summit
6 2 (0.045%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.045%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.022%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.022%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.022%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2129 (47.45%) Amazon AWS
2 802 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 271 (6.04%) SaaS
4 198 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
5 170 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 164 (3.66%) PaaS
7 162 (3.61%) IaaS
8 149 (3.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 128 (2.85%) Amazon S3
10 126 (2.81%) GitHub
11 93 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
12 83 (1.85%) Office 365
13 66 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
14 65 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 57 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 53 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
17 51 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
18 49 (1.09%) CloudBees
19 43 (0.96%) Route 53
20 42 (0.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 452 (10.07%) Firewall
2 418 (9.32%) TCP/IP
3 331 (7.38%) DNS
4 213 (4.75%) Internet
5 195 (4.35%) HTTP
6 175 (3.90%) SAN
7 134 (2.99%) LDAP
8 129 (2.87%) LAN
9 120 (2.67%) WAN
10 117 (2.61%) NAS
11 99 (2.21%) DHCP
12 92 (2.05%) SSL
13 87 (1.94%) VLAN
14 72 (1.60%) VPN
15 58 (1.29%) VoIP
16 56 (1.25%) SNMP
17 53 (1.18%) Kerberos
18 51 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
19 46 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
20 45 (1.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 761 (16.96%) MySQL
2 490 (10.92%) NoSQL
3 426 (9.49%) SQL Server
4 412 (9.18%) MongoDB
5 306 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 295 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 280 (6.24%) PostgreSQL
8 245 (5.46%) Redis
9 243 (5.42%) Big Data
10 174 (3.88%) Relational Database
11 130 (2.90%) Couchbase
12 115 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
13 94 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 86 (1.92%) Riak
15 56 (1.25%) RavenDB
16 49 (1.09%) Apache Hive
16 49 (1.09%) HBase
16 49 (1.09%) Oracle Database
17 46 (1.03%) CouchDB
18 40 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1759 (39.20%) Jenkins
2 1042 (23.22%) Git (software)
3 478 (10.65%) TeamCity
4 469 (10.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 461 (10.27%) JIRA
6 406 (9.05%) Subversion
7 367 (8.18%) Vagrant
8 346 (7.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 240 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 210 (4.68%) Hudson
11 203 (4.52%) Maven
12 200 (4.46%) Selenium
13 181 (4.03%) MSBuild
14 124 (2.76%) Travis CI
15 97 (2.16%) Ant
16 96 (2.14%) Cucumber
17 87 (1.94%) GoCD
18 73 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
19 63 (1.40%) JUnit
20 61 (1.36%) HP UFT
General
1 690 (15.38%) Finance
2 389 (8.67%) Banking
3 185 (4.12%) Retail
4 180 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 162 (3.61%) Games
6 105 (2.34%) Marketing
7 92 (2.05%) Advertising
8 75 (1.67%) Law
9 73 (1.63%) Publishing
10 46 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 31 (0.69%) Online Betting
12 30 (0.67%) Front Office
13 28 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.53%) Electronics
15 22 (0.49%) Back Office
15 22 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 12 (0.27%) Billing
17 7 (0.16%) French Language
17 7 (0.16%) German Language
17 7 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1552 (34.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 729 (16.25%) Linux Engineer
3 630 (14.04%) Developer
4 626 (13.95%) Administrator
5 513 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 439 (9.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 418 (9.32%) AWS Engineer
8 416 (9.27%) Linux Administrator
9 365 (8.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 347 (7.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 332 (7.40%) AWS DevOps
12 317 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
13 273 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
14 265 (5.91%) Senior DevOps
15 238 (5.30%) Architect
16 227 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 202 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 190 (4.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 187 (4.17%) Java Developer
20 182 (4.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 610 (13.59%) Web Services
2 494 (11.01%) .NET
3 386 (8.60%) LAMP
4 370 (8.25%) Node.js
5 280 (6.24%) AngularJS
6 271 (6.04%) HTML
7 216 (4.81%) ELK Stack
8 188 (4.19%) CSS
9 186 (4.15%) REST
10 163 (3.63%) Middleware
11 133 (2.96%) RESTful
12 130 (2.90%) ASP.NET
13 128 (2.85%) HTML5
14 124 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 116 (2.59%) React
16 111 (2.47%) LEMP Stack
17 100 (2.23%) jQuery
18 97 (2.16%) Spring
19 88 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
20 84 (1.87%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 262 (5.84%) Data Centre
2 183 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 145 (3.23%) User Experience
4 132 (2.94%) Fintech
5 106 (2.36%) Public Cloud
6 97 (2.16%) Clustering
7 77 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 74 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 67 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 66 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 62 (1.38%) Online Banking
12 55 (1.23%) Algorithms
13 52 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
14 50 (1.11%) Private Cloud
15 47 (1.05%) Hedge funds
16 39 (0.87%) Blog
17 35 (0.78%) Equities
18 34 (0.76%) Visualisation
19 33 (0.74%) PKI
20 32 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3144 (70.07%) Linux
2 1173 (26.14%) Windows
3 789 (17.58%) Unix
4 633 (14.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 542 (12.08%) CentOS
6 473 (10.54%) Windows Server
7 411 (9.16%) Ubuntu
8 168 (3.74%) Debian
9 134 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 79 (1.76%) Solaris
11 77 (1.72%) CoreOS
12 68 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 64 (1.43%) Android
14 57 (1.27%) Apple iOS
15 46 (1.03%) Mac OS X
16 44 (0.98%) Fedora
16 44 (0.98%) SUSE
17 26 (0.58%) FreeBSD
18 24 (0.53%) VMS
19 17 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2905 (64.74%) DevOps
2 1603 (35.73%) Configuration Management
3 1559 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
4 1402 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 706 (15.73%) Scrum
6 625 (13.93%) Open Source
7 452 (10.07%) TDD
8 394 (8.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 363 (8.09%) E-Commerce
10 316 (7.04%) ITIL
11 310 (6.91%) Software Engineering
12 287 (6.40%) Microservices
13 255 (5.68%) High Availability
14 238 (5.30%) Continuous Deployment
15 229 (5.10%) Mentoring
16 201 (4.48%) OO
17 194 (4.32%) Kanban
18 191 (4.26%) Load Balancing
19 182 (4.06%) SDLC
20 176 (3.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2092 (46.62%) Python
2 1384 (30.84%) Bash Shell
3 1301 (28.99%) Ruby
4 1232 (27.46%) Java
5 977 (21.77%) Perl
6 773 (17.23%) PowerShell
7 744 (16.58%) SQL
8 554 (12.35%) PHP
9 467 (10.41%) JavaScript
10 371 (8.27%) C#
11 291 (6.49%) Shell Script
12 236 (5.26%) Go
13 210 (4.68%) Scala
14 199 (4.44%) C
15 185 (4.12%) C++
16 128 (2.85%) Groovy
17 57 (1.27%) Korn
18 51 (1.14%) T-SQL
19 33 (0.74%) Bourne shell
20 31 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 325 (7.24%) Degree
2 118 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 106 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (1.87%) AWS Certification
5 72 (1.60%) CCNA
6 56 (1.25%) RHCE
7 45 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 30 (0.67%) CCNP
10 28 (0.62%) SC Cleared
11 26 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (0.51%) MCSE
13 20 (0.45%) CISSP
14 19 (0.42%) GIAC
14 19 (0.42%) Linux+ Certification
14 19 (0.42%) RHCSA
15 18 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
15 18 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
15 18 (0.40%) SANS
15 18 (0.40%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (4.06%) QA
2 154 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 45 (1.00%) SLA
4 44 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.45%) SDET
6 18 (0.40%) GCP
7 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.045%) GDPR
9 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.022%) EMIR
9 1 (0.022%) MiFID
System Software
1 1178 (26.25%) Docker
2 561 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 262 (5.84%) vSphere
4 259 (5.77%) Active Directory
5 203 (4.52%) Xen
6 131 (2.92%) Hyper-V
7 127 (2.83%) XenServer
8 124 (2.76%) KVM
9 81 (1.81%) Varnish
10 71 (1.58%) vCloud
11 66 (1.47%) NFS
12 60 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
13 42 (0.94%) VMware ESX
14 39 (0.87%) iptables
15 34 (0.76%) LXC
15 34 (0.76%) Postfix
16 32 (0.71%) VirtualBox
17 29 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
17 29 (0.65%) Samba
18 28 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2892 (64.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2139 (47.67%) Ansible
3 527 (11.75%) Nagios
4 398 (8.87%) Salt
5 313 (6.98%) Terraform
6 274 (6.11%) Kubernetes
7 153 (3.41%) Graphite
8 152 (3.39%) Cobbler
9 149 (3.32%) Mesos
10 120 (2.67%) ZABBIX
11 112 (2.50%) Kibana
12 107 (2.38%) Tivoli
13 97 (2.16%) logstash
14 94 (2.09%) HAProxy
15 66 (1.47%) rkt
16 65 (1.45%) CFEngine
17 61 (1.36%) SCCM
18 57 (1.27%) Grafana
19 56 (1.25%) Packer
20 55 (1.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 890 (19.84%) VMware
2 811 (18.07%) Red Hat
3 546 (12.17%) Oracle
4 501 (11.17%) Microsoft
5 272 (6.06%) Cisco
6 222 (4.95%) Splunk
7 198 (4.41%) Google
8 185 (4.12%) SaltStack
9 160 (3.57%) Atlassian
10 146 (3.25%) New Relic
11 119 (2.65%) HP
12 106 (2.36%) EnterpriseDB
12 106 (2.36%) Rackspace
13 88 (1.96%) AppDynamics
14 77 (1.72%) EMC
15 71 (1.58%) NetApp
16 69 (1.54%) IBM
17 67 (1.49%) F5
18 57 (1.27%) Sun
19 45 (1.00%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Bonuses & Equity
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago