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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 133 198 256
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +58
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2404 1858 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.45% 1.69% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.42% 22.49% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2030 1518 1142
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,722 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
8460 8260 7973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.62% 7.49% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6881 6567 6401
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 25 July 2016 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 25 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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 +62 2275 £57,500 - 306
London +40 1400 £60,500 +5.21% 184
South East +57 331 £54,250 +3.33% 37
City of London +45 225 £65,000 +8.33% 46
Yorkshire +84 160 £42,500 -13.70% 20
Berkshire +43 138 £55,000 +10.00% 12
West Yorkshire +47 122 £42,500 -10.52% 20
South West -2 108 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Leeds +38 99 £45,000 -5.26% 18
North West +58 93 £45,000 +20.00% 27
Reading +20 88 £53,750 +7.50% 6
Manchester +44 82 £45,000 +20.00% 23
East of England +48 81 £58,000 +5.45% 12
Surrey +53 71 £54,250 +8.50% 7
West Midlands +13 58 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Scotland +28 56 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Somerset +21 42 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Hampshire -4 42 £50,000 - 6
Bath +21 40 £40,000 - 4
Edinburgh +16 33 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol -36 31 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Sussex +23 28 £52,500 +50.00% 4
East Midlands +19 28 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +12 27 £47,500 +3.82% 7
Hertfordshire +25 25 £65,000 - 3
Brighton +15 25 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Cambridge +9 25 £47,500 +9.82% 5
Croydon - 22 £51,250 - 4
South Yorkshire +36 21 £42,500 -22.72%
Oxfordshire -19 21 £52,500 +5.00% 7

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 3593 (75.09%) Linux
2 2924 (61.11%) DevOps
3 2775 (57.99%) Opscode Chef
4 2184 (45.64%) Amazon AWS
5 2111 (44.12%) Python
6 1937 (40.48%) Ansible
7 1876 (39.21%) Jenkins
8 1703 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
9 1596 (33.35%) Configuration Management
10 1467 (30.66%) Ruby
11 1391 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
12 1390 (29.05%) Java
13 1345 (28.11%) Bash Shell
14 1232 (25.75%) VMware
15 1206 (25.20%) Perl
16 1182 (24.70%) Docker
17 1156 (24.16%) Git (software)
18 1105 (23.09%) Red Hat
19 1095 (22.88%) MySQL
20 1028 (21.48%) Windows
21 1016 (21.23%) Apache
22 976 (20.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 884 (18.47%) Unix
24 851 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
25 768 (16.05%) Open Source
26 759 (15.86%) Finance
27 729 (15.24%) PHP
28 727 (15.19%) SQL
29 710 (14.84%) Tomcat
30 706 (14.75%) Oracle

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 1016 (21.23%) Apache
2 710 (14.84%) Tomcat
3 494 (10.32%) OpenStack
4 397 (8.30%) JBoss
5 336 (7.02%) nginx
6 259 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
7 257 (5.37%) IIS
8 235 (4.91%) WebSphere
9 222 (4.64%) WebLogic
10 209 (4.37%) Confluence
11 112 (2.34%) Apache Spark
12 98 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
13 93 (1.94%) CloudStack
14 79 (1.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 70 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
16 69 (1.44%) Apache Solr
17 48 (1.00%) Jetty
18 44 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
19 41 (0.86%) WildFly
20 39 (0.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 188 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 38 (0.79%) MS Office
3 8 (0.17%) HipChat
3 8 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.084%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.15%) Magento
3 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.084%) Apache OFBiz
6 3 (0.063%) Documaker
7 2 (0.042%) Shopify
8 1 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2184 (45.64%) Amazon AWS
2 563 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
4 256 (5.35%) SaaS
5 237 (4.95%) GitHub
6 235 (4.91%) PaaS
7 226 (4.72%) IaaS
8 179 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 156 (3.26%) Amazon S3
10 149 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
11 104 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 69 (1.44%) Office 365
13 63 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 58 (1.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 53 (1.11%) Route 53
16 50 (1.04%) SoftLayer
17 49 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 47 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
19 43 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 43 (0.90%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 606 (12.66%) Firewall
2 432 (9.03%) DNS
3 336 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 329 (6.88%) SAN
5 276 (5.77%) HTTP
6 268 (5.60%) LDAP
7 188 (3.93%) Internet
8 157 (3.28%) NAS
9 137 (2.86%) LAN
10 109 (2.28%) SSL
10 109 (2.28%) WAN
11 104 (2.17%) VPN
12 100 (2.09%) DHCP
13 68 (1.42%) VLAN
14 64 (1.34%) SMTP
15 61 (1.27%) SNMP
16 52 (1.09%) Kerberos
17 49 (1.02%) VoIP
18 46 (0.96%) iSCSI
19 43 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1095 (22.88%) MySQL
2 451 (9.43%) MongoDB
3 397 (8.30%) SQL Server
4 395 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
5 342 (7.15%) NoSQL
6 293 (6.12%) Hadoop
7 244 (5.10%) Big Data
8 240 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 225 (4.70%) Relational Database
10 176 (3.68%) Redis
11 119 (2.49%) RDBMS
12 118 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
13 77 (1.61%) Oracle Database
14 75 (1.57%) Couchbase
15 64 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 56 (1.17%) MariaDB
17 48 (1.00%) Neo4j
18 47 (0.98%) Apache Hive
19 41 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
20 40 (0.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1876 (39.21%) Jenkins
2 1156 (24.16%) Git (software)
3 468 (9.78%) JIRA
4 373 (7.80%) Subversion
5 362 (7.57%) Vagrant
6 339 (7.08%) Maven
7 317 (6.62%) TeamCity
8 264 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 172 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 150 (3.13%) Selenium
11 146 (3.05%) Cucumber
12 132 (2.76%) Ant
13 129 (2.70%) Hudson
14 120 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
15 116 (2.42%) JUnit
16 108 (2.26%) RSpec
17 96 (2.01%) Travis CI
18 80 (1.67%) Gradle
19 62 (1.30%) MSBuild
20 49 (1.02%) Bitbucket
General
1 759 (15.86%) Finance
2 238 (4.97%) Law
3 199 (4.16%) Banking
4 169 (3.53%) Games
5 156 (3.26%) Retail
6 155 (3.24%) Marketing
7 122 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 116 (2.42%) Publishing
9 95 (1.99%) Advertising
10 49 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 48 (1.00%) Billing
12 40 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.38%) Electronics
15 11 (0.23%) Legal
16 9 (0.19%) Back Office
16 9 (0.19%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.10%) iGaming
17 5 (0.10%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1648 (34.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 919 (19.21%) Linux Engineer
3 691 (14.44%) Administrator
4 570 (11.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 532 (11.12%) Developer
6 522 (10.91%) Systems Administrator
7 521 (10.89%) Linux Administrator
8 456 (9.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 444 (9.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 427 (8.92%) AWS Engineer
11 340 (7.11%) AWS DevOps
12 317 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
13 315 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
14 296 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
15 277 (5.79%) Architect
16 266 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 242 (5.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 214 (4.47%) Java Developer
19 181 (3.78%) Applications Support
20 176 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (13.71%) Web Services
2 648 (13.54%) LAMP
3 356 (7.44%) Node.js
4 313 (6.54%) .NET
5 299 (6.25%) HTML
6 222 (4.64%) CSS
7 219 (4.58%) AngularJS
8 201 (4.20%) Middleware
9 192 (4.01%) ELK Stack
10 170 (3.55%) Spring
11 167 (3.49%) JSON
12 160 (3.34%) REST
13 156 (3.26%) XML
14 145 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
15 139 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
16 133 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
17 127 (2.65%) HTML5
18 126 (2.63%) RESTful
19 115 (2.40%) Hibernate
20 100 (2.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 281 (5.87%) Data Centre
2 210 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 181 (3.78%) Fintech
4 130 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 126 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 119 (2.49%) Clustering
7 106 (2.22%) User Experience
8 96 (2.01%) Private Cloud
9 93 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 76 (1.59%) Derivative
11 73 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
12 68 (1.42%) Mathematics
12 68 (1.42%) Replication
13 67 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 64 (1.34%) Equities
15 55 (1.15%) PKI
16 48 (1.00%) Hedge funds
17 46 (0.96%) Digital Media
18 45 (0.94%) iPad
19 39 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3593 (75.09%) Linux
2 1028 (21.48%) Windows
3 976 (20.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 884 (18.47%) Unix
5 614 (12.83%) CentOS
6 469 (9.80%) Ubuntu
7 409 (8.55%) Windows Server
8 162 (3.39%) Solaris
9 152 (3.18%) Debian
10 97 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 76 (1.59%) Android
12 70 (1.46%) SUSE
13 66 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
13 66 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (1.21%) FreeBSD
15 55 (1.15%) AIX
16 49 (1.02%) CoreOS
17 48 (1.00%) Apple iOS
18 21 (0.44%) Mac OS X
19 20 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2924 (61.11%) DevOps
2 1703 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1596 (33.35%) Configuration Management
4 1391 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
5 768 (16.05%) Open Source
6 571 (11.93%) Scrum
7 489 (10.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 467 (9.76%) TDD
9 421 (8.80%) ITIL
10 387 (8.09%) Software Engineering
11 370 (7.73%) High Availability
12 367 (7.67%) E-Commerce
13 222 (4.64%) Mentoring
14 215 (4.49%) Microservices
15 206 (4.31%) BDD
16 205 (4.28%) Load Balancing
17 199 (4.16%) Continuous Improvement
18 192 (4.01%) Web Operations
19 177 (3.70%) OO
20 168 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2111 (44.12%) Python
2 1467 (30.66%) Ruby
3 1390 (29.05%) Java
4 1345 (28.11%) Bash Shell
5 1206 (25.20%) Perl
6 729 (15.24%) PHP
7 727 (15.19%) SQL
8 651 (13.61%) PowerShell
9 509 (10.64%) JavaScript
10 329 (6.88%) Shell Script
11 300 (6.27%) C#
12 239 (4.99%) C++
13 195 (4.08%) Scala
14 132 (2.76%) Go
15 125 (2.61%) C
16 124 (2.59%) Groovy
17 75 (1.57%) Korn
18 51 (1.07%) Clojure
19 38 (0.79%) Bourne shell
20 21 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 484 (10.11%) Degree
2 161 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 107 (2.24%) RHCE
4 73 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 68 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 66 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (0.75%) CCNA
8 34 (0.71%) AWS Certification
9 33 (0.69%) RHCSA
10 30 (0.63%) CCNP
11 29 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (0.38%) DV Cleared
14 17 (0.36%) PhD
15 15 (0.31%) MCSE
16 13 (0.27%) PMP
17 11 (0.23%) OCP
17 11 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
17 11 (0.23%) PMI Certification
18 9 (0.19%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (3.59%) QA
2 60 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 58 (1.21%) SLA
4 47 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.19%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.084%) DICOM
6 4 (0.084%) HL7
7 3 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.042%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.021%) COBIT
9 1 (0.021%) GCP
9 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1182 (24.70%) Docker
2 851 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 274 (5.73%) Active Directory
4 241 (5.04%) vSphere
5 237 (4.95%) KVM
6 219 (4.58%) Xen
7 171 (3.57%) Hyper-V
8 157 (3.28%) NFS
9 150 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 104 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
11 103 (2.15%) XenServer
12 94 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
13 72 (1.50%) Varnish
14 61 (1.27%) iptables
14 61 (1.27%) VirtualBox
15 55 (1.15%) Squid
16 46 (0.96%) Ceph
17 43 (0.90%) VMware ESX
18 40 (0.84%) Samba
19 37 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2775 (57.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1937 (40.48%) Ansible
3 626 (13.08%) Nagios
4 438 (9.15%) Salt
5 213 (4.45%) ZABBIX
6 203 (4.24%) Kubernetes
7 181 (3.78%) Cobbler
8 155 (3.24%) Terraform
9 124 (2.59%) CFEngine
10 110 (2.30%) HAProxy
11 109 (2.28%) Graphite
12 103 (2.15%) logstash
13 95 (1.99%) Tivoli
14 94 (1.96%) Packer
14 94 (1.96%) SCCM
15 83 (1.73%) OpenAM
16 82 (1.71%) Mesos
17 76 (1.59%) Cacti
17 76 (1.59%) Kibana
17 76 (1.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1232 (25.75%) VMware
2 1105 (23.09%) Red Hat
3 706 (14.75%) Oracle
4 444 (9.28%) Microsoft
5 339 (7.08%) Cisco
6 283 (5.91%) HP
7 252 (5.27%) Splunk
8 221 (4.62%) Google
9 182 (3.80%) Rackspace
10 173 (3.62%) SaltStack
11 153 (3.20%) IBM
12 116 (2.42%) Atlassian
13 108 (2.26%) AppDynamics
14 99 (2.07%) Sun
15 95 (1.99%) New Relic
16 85 (1.78%) F5
17 77 (1.61%) EnterpriseDB
18 75 (1.57%) MuleSoft
19 74 (1.55%) NetApp
20 64 (1.34%) Hortonworks
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pot. equity, free beer
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £60,000, on-site Cafe, Season ticket
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 2 days ago