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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 128 199 226
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +27
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2378 1836 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.50% 1.68% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.55% 22.28% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 1550 1306
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
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
8048 8239 8353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.45% 7.52% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6511 6705 6600
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 £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 +72 2244 £57,500 - 343
London +57 1349 £62,500 +8.69% 168
South East +82 363 £52,500 - 71
City of London +13 172 £65,000 +4.00% 43
Yorkshire -2 122 £42,500 -22.72% 25
Berkshire +54 103 £57,500 +15.00% 13
South West +16 103 £50,000 -21.56% 15
West Yorkshire 0 98 £42,500 -15.00% 18
North West +23 97 £42,500 -5.55% 28
Leeds +8 90 £42,500 -22.72% 16
Manchester +28 87 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Surrey +45 81 £55,000 +4.76% 12
East of England -8 78 £52,500 -8.69% 19
Hampshire +38 70 £50,000 - 24
West Midlands +19 60 £61,250 +2.08% 10
East Sussex - 59 £45,000 - 5
Scotland +19 55 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Reading +16 52 £57,500 +28.49% 6
Brighton - 51 £45,000 - 5
Bristol +7 49 £62,500 -7.40% 6
Hertfordshire -7 34 £65,000 -7.14% 11
Edinburgh +4 31 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Southampton +22 28 £47,500 +46.15% 4
East Midlands +40 27 £48,000 +23.87% 4
Cambridgeshire +8 27 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Cambridge +8 26 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Gloucestershire 0 26 £42,500 -22.72% 7
Birmingham -19 26 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Glasgow +23 23 £42,500 -20.93% 1
Somerset +3 22 £47,500 +46.15% 2

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 3504 (72.97%) Linux
2 3014 (62.77%) DevOps
3 2996 (62.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2297 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2149 (44.75%) Python
6 2085 (43.42%) Ansible
7 1924 (40.07%) Jenkins
8 1659 (34.55%) Configuration Management
9 1618 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1484 (30.90%) Ruby
11 1379 (28.72%) Bash Shell
12 1368 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
13 1319 (27.47%) Java
14 1220 (25.41%) Docker
15 1217 (25.34%) VMware
16 1188 (24.74%) Perl
16 1188 (24.74%) Windows
17 1059 (22.05%) Git (software)
18 1036 (21.57%) Red Hat
19 992 (20.66%) Apache
20 980 (20.41%) MySQL
21 829 (17.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 818 (17.03%) Unix
23 769 (16.01%) Finance
24 764 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
25 756 (15.74%) PowerShell
26 732 (15.24%) PHP
27 726 (15.12%) SQL
27 726 (15.12%) Open Source
28 699 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 992 (20.66%) Apache
2 618 (12.87%) Tomcat
3 446 (9.29%) OpenStack
4 376 (7.83%) IIS
5 350 (7.29%) nginx
6 327 (6.81%) JBoss
7 276 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
8 231 (4.81%) WebLogic
9 223 (4.64%) WebSphere
10 201 (4.19%) Confluence
11 117 (2.44%) Apache Spark
12 103 (2.14%) CloudStack
13 93 (1.94%) Apache Solr
14 80 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
15 63 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 59 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
17 46 (0.96%) SharePoint
18 45 (0.94%) Jetty
19 44 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
20 41 (0.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 211 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 39 (0.81%) MS Office
3 7 (0.15%) HipChat
4 3 (0.062%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.021%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.083%) Apache OFBiz
4 4 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.062%) Magento
5 3 (0.062%) Summit
6 2 (0.042%) Shopify
7 1 (0.021%) Documaker
7 1 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.021%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.021%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2297 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 699 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (5.77%) SaaS
4 248 (5.16%) Amazon EC2
5 231 (4.81%) PaaS
6 216 (4.50%) IaaS
7 198 (4.12%) GitHub
8 188 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 147 (3.06%) Amazon S3
10 116 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 107 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 100 (2.08%) Office 365
13 80 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
14 73 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 68 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
16 62 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 55 (1.15%) SoftLayer
18 49 (1.02%) Route 53
19 47 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 37 (0.77%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 565 (11.77%) Firewall
2 387 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 373 (7.77%) DNS
4 299 (6.23%) SAN
5 239 (4.98%) HTTP
6 198 (4.12%) LDAP
7 189 (3.94%) Internet
8 146 (3.04%) NAS
9 136 (2.83%) LAN
10 108 (2.25%) WAN
11 100 (2.08%) SSL
12 98 (2.04%) VPN
13 87 (1.81%) VLAN
14 84 (1.75%) DHCP
15 63 (1.31%) SNMP
16 59 (1.23%) VoIP
17 53 (1.10%) SMTP
18 50 (1.04%) BGP
18 50 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
19 48 (1.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 980 (20.41%) MySQL
2 427 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 406 (8.45%) SQL Server
4 392 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 354 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
6 274 (5.71%) Hadoop
7 257 (5.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 217 (4.52%) Big Data
9 188 (3.92%) Relational Database
10 176 (3.67%) Redis
11 111 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
12 108 (2.25%) RDBMS
13 106 (2.21%) Couchbase
14 60 (1.25%) MariaDB
15 52 (1.08%) Oracle Database
16 47 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 45 (0.94%) Riak
18 44 (0.92%) Apache Hive
19 43 (0.90%) Neo4j
20 31 (0.65%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1924 (40.07%) Jenkins
2 1059 (22.05%) Git (software)
3 498 (10.37%) JIRA
4 399 (8.31%) Subversion
5 377 (7.85%) Vagrant
6 350 (7.29%) TeamCity
7 326 (6.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 303 (6.31%) Maven
9 212 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 160 (3.33%) Selenium
11 140 (2.92%) Ant
12 133 (2.77%) Hudson
13 131 (2.73%) Cucumber
14 127 (2.64%) Sonatype Nexus
15 97 (2.02%) Travis CI
16 93 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 84 (1.75%) JUnit
18 74 (1.54%) RSpec
19 73 (1.52%) MSBuild
20 69 (1.44%) Gradle
General
1 769 (16.01%) Finance
2 263 (5.48%) Banking
3 202 (4.21%) Law
4 173 (3.60%) Games
5 157 (3.27%) Marketing
6 153 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 151 (3.14%) Retail
8 99 (2.06%) Advertising
8 99 (2.06%) Publishing
9 51 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 34 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 33 (0.69%) Billing
12 28 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.42%) Back Office
14 18 (0.37%) Electronics
15 13 (0.27%) Legal
16 12 (0.25%) Online Betting
17 10 (0.21%) Front Office
18 9 (0.19%) French Language
19 8 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1686 (35.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 893 (18.60%) Linux Engineer
3 676 (14.08%) Administrator
4 600 (12.49%) Developer
5 542 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
6 539 (11.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 483 (10.06%) Linux Administrator
8 462 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
9 434 (9.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 431 (8.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 358 (7.46%) Cloud Engineer
12 354 (7.37%) AWS DevOps
13 332 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
14 316 (6.58%) Senior DevOps
15 280 (5.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 263 (5.48%) Architect
17 229 (4.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 220 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 217 (4.52%) Java Developer
20 172 (3.58%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (13.56%) Web Services
2 602 (12.54%) LAMP
3 367 (7.64%) Node.js
4 325 (6.77%) .NET
5 300 (6.25%) HTML
6 233 (4.85%) AngularJS
7 203 (4.23%) CSS
8 193 (4.02%) Middleware
9 182 (3.79%) ELK Stack
10 170 (3.54%) REST
11 150 (3.12%) JSON
12 146 (3.04%) Spring
13 134 (2.79%) HTML5
14 133 (2.77%) RabbitMQ
15 125 (2.60%) LEMP Stack
16 121 (2.52%) XML
17 120 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
18 101 (2.10%) RESTful
19 88 (1.83%) J2EE
20 87 (1.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 272 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 213 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 190 (3.96%) Fintech
4 126 (2.62%) User Experience
5 117 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 104 (2.17%) Clustering
7 92 (1.92%) Private Cloud
8 82 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 76 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 75 (1.56%) Derivative
11 70 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 68 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 65 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
14 60 (1.25%) Equities
15 59 (1.23%) PKI
16 53 (1.10%) Replication
17 51 (1.06%) Hedge funds
18 50 (1.04%) Algorithms
19 43 (0.90%) Digital Media
20 39 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3504 (72.97%) Linux
2 1188 (24.74%) Windows
3 829 (17.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 818 (17.03%) Unix
5 581 (12.10%) CentOS
6 481 (10.02%) Windows Server
7 463 (9.64%) Ubuntu
8 139 (2.89%) Solaris
9 131 (2.73%) Debian
10 99 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 93 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 60 (1.25%) FreeBSD
13 59 (1.23%) SUSE
14 58 (1.21%) Android
15 47 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
16 38 (0.79%) Apple iOS
17 37 (0.77%) AIX
18 36 (0.75%) CoreOS
19 35 (0.73%) Fedora
20 30 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3014 (62.77%) DevOps
2 1659 (34.55%) Configuration Management
3 1618 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1368 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
5 726 (15.12%) Open Source
6 589 (12.27%) Scrum
7 466 (9.70%) TDD
8 440 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 411 (8.56%) ITIL
10 346 (7.21%) Software Engineering
11 330 (6.87%) E-Commerce
12 309 (6.43%) High Availability
13 229 (4.77%) Microservices
14 221 (4.60%) Continuous Deployment
15 197 (4.10%) Web Operations
16 194 (4.04%) BDD
16 194 (4.04%) Load Balancing
17 178 (3.71%) Mentoring
18 174 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 172 (3.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2149 (44.75%) Python
2 1484 (30.90%) Ruby
3 1379 (28.72%) Bash Shell
4 1319 (27.47%) Java
5 1188 (24.74%) Perl
6 756 (15.74%) PowerShell
7 732 (15.24%) PHP
8 726 (15.12%) SQL
9 475 (9.89%) JavaScript
10 300 (6.25%) C#
11 297 (6.18%) Shell Script
12 233 (4.85%) C++
13 219 (4.56%) Scala
14 175 (3.64%) C
15 169 (3.52%) Go
16 154 (3.21%) Groovy
17 75 (1.56%) Korn
18 51 (1.06%) Clojure
19 38 (0.79%) Bourne shell
20 29 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 448 (9.33%) Degree
2 140 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 97 (2.02%) RHCE
4 95 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (1.25%) CCNA
6 58 (1.21%) AWS Certification
7 57 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 42 (0.87%) SC Cleared
9 40 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (0.75%) RHCSA
11 29 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 28 (0.58%) CCNP
13 25 (0.52%) MCSE
14 18 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (0.31%) CISSP
16 14 (0.29%) VCDX
17 13 (0.27%) GIAC
18 12 (0.25%) Linux+ Certification
18 12 (0.25%) Network+ Certification
18 12 (0.25%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (4.00%) QA
2 106 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 62 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (0.77%) SLA
5 6 (0.12%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.083%) GCP
7 3 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.021%) COBIT
8 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1220 (25.41%) Docker
2 764 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 319 (6.64%) Active Directory
4 265 (5.52%) vSphere
5 194 (4.04%) KVM
6 183 (3.81%) Xen
7 178 (3.71%) Hyper-V
8 138 (2.87%) NFS
9 107 (2.23%) XenServer
10 106 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
11 90 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
12 77 (1.60%) Varnish
13 72 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
14 58 (1.21%) vCloud
15 57 (1.19%) iptables
16 45 (0.94%) VirtualBox
16 45 (0.94%) VMware ESX
17 43 (0.90%) Samba
18 34 (0.71%) Postfix
19 28 (0.58%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2996 (62.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2085 (43.42%) Ansible
3 573 (11.93%) Nagios
4 422 (8.79%) Salt
5 222 (4.62%) Terraform
6 211 (4.39%) Kubernetes
7 170 (3.54%) Cobbler
8 164 (3.42%) ZABBIX
9 133 (2.77%) HAProxy
10 119 (2.48%) Graphite
11 105 (2.19%) SCCM
12 101 (2.10%) Mesos
13 99 (2.06%) Tivoli
14 98 (2.04%) Packer
15 88 (1.83%) CFEngine
16 84 (1.75%) Cacti
17 78 (1.62%) logstash
18 76 (1.58%) OpenAM
19 73 (1.52%) OpenView
20 71 (1.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1217 (25.34%) VMware
2 1036 (21.57%) Red Hat
3 656 (13.66%) Oracle
4 511 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 369 (7.68%) Cisco
6 259 (5.39%) HP
7 222 (4.62%) Splunk
8 208 (4.33%) Google
9 199 (4.14%) Rackspace
10 166 (3.46%) SaltStack
11 155 (3.23%) Atlassian
12 109 (2.27%) IBM
13 94 (1.96%) Sun
14 90 (1.87%) F5
15 89 (1.85%) New Relic
16 83 (1.73%) AppDynamics
17 80 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
18 78 (1.62%) NetApp
19 63 (1.31%) Dell
20 57 (1.19%) EMC
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum Car, 33 Days Annual Leave, Pension,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum Car, 33 Days Annual Leave, Pension,
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago