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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 132 201 280
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +79
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2424 1843 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.46% 1.68% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.78% 22.76% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2078 1514 1099
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 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
8422 8096 7914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.56% 7.40% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6846 6389 6400
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

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 June 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 June 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 +63 2305 £57,500 +4.54% 265
London +43 1435 £62,500 +4.16% 149
South East +50 316 £53,500 +7.00% 34
City of London +65 265 £62,500 +8.69% 35
Yorkshire +94 177 £42,500 -8.10% 22
Berkshire +47 138 £57,050 +11.31% 11
West Yorkshire +53 134 £42,500 - 18
North West +78 104 £45,000 +20.00% 20
Leeds +36 98 £46,250 +8.82% 15
Manchester +58 91 £45,000 +20.00% 16
South West -36 91 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Reading +32 87 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +56 85 £56,000 +12.00% 10
Surrey +54 72 £50,000 +5.26% 10
West Midlands -9 52 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Scotland +4 41 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Somerset +16 36 £40,000 - 3
Bath +16 34 £40,000 - 3
East Sussex +20 28 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +46 27 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Bradford - 27 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -15 24 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bristol -40 24 £47,500 +11.76% 6
East Midlands +1 23 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Brighton +9 22 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 22 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Kent +16 21 £64,000 -1.53%
Warwickshire +12 21 £43,750 +8.63%
South Yorkshire - 21 £60,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +28 20 £42,500 -12.37% 2

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3503 (75.22%) Linux
2 2819 (60.53%) DevOps
3 2693 (57.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2070 (44.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2024 (43.46%) Python
6 1871 (40.18%) Jenkins
7 1850 (39.73%) Ansible
8 1683 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1514 (32.51%) Configuration Management
10 1412 (30.32%) Java
11 1408 (30.23%) Ruby
12 1385 (29.74%) Continuous Integration
13 1295 (27.81%) Bash Shell
14 1182 (25.38%) VMware
15 1141 (24.50%) Git (software)
16 1132 (24.31%) Docker
17 1130 (24.26%) Perl
18 1107 (23.77%) MySQL
19 1059 (22.74%) Red Hat
20 983 (21.11%) Windows
21 972 (20.87%) Apache
22 970 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 885 (19.00%) Unix
24 824 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
25 769 (16.51%) Open Source
26 715 (15.35%) SQL
27 712 (15.29%) Finance
28 691 (14.84%) PHP
29 684 (14.69%) Oracle
29 684 (14.69%) Tomcat

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
1 972 (20.87%) Apache
2 684 (14.69%) Tomcat
3 517 (11.10%) OpenStack
4 393 (8.44%) JBoss
5 305 (6.55%) nginx
6 283 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
7 255 (5.48%) IIS
8 222 (4.77%) WebSphere
9 218 (4.68%) WebLogic
10 198 (4.25%) Confluence
11 107 (2.30%) Apache Spark
12 102 (2.19%) CloudStack
13 92 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
14 73 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 69 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
16 66 (1.42%) Apache Solr
17 54 (1.16%) Jetty
18 47 (1.01%) GlassFish
19 46 (0.99%) WildFly
20 41 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 189 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 29 (0.62%) MS Office
3 9 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.17%) HipChat
5 4 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.17%) Magento
4 6 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.064%) Apache OFBiz
5 3 (0.064%) Documaker
6 2 (0.043%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.043%) Shopify
7 1 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2070 (44.45%) Amazon AWS
2 515 (11.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
4 239 (5.13%) GitHub
5 234 (5.02%) PaaS
6 231 (4.96%) IaaS
7 223 (4.79%) SaaS
8 162 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 153 (3.29%) Amazon S3
10 132 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
11 86 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
12 61 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 60 (1.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 55 (1.18%) Office 365
15 53 (1.14%) Route 53
16 50 (1.07%) OpenShift
17 49 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 49 (1.05%) SoftLayer
18 47 (1.01%) CloudFront
19 45 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 591 (12.69%) Firewall
2 440 (9.45%) DNS
3 327 (7.02%) SAN
4 318 (6.83%) TCP/IP
5 269 (5.78%) LDAP
6 267 (5.73%) HTTP
7 171 (3.67%) Internet
8 149 (3.20%) NAS
9 126 (2.71%) LAN
10 114 (2.45%) SSL
10 114 (2.45%) VPN
11 104 (2.23%) DHCP
12 100 (2.15%) WAN
13 62 (1.33%) SMTP
14 59 (1.27%) VLAN
15 49 (1.05%) SNMP
16 47 (1.01%) iSCSI
17 44 (0.94%) Kerberos
17 44 (0.94%) VoIP
18 41 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1107 (23.77%) MySQL
2 441 (9.47%) MongoDB
3 391 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 386 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
5 346 (7.43%) NoSQL
6 267 (5.73%) Hadoop
7 248 (5.33%) Big Data
8 230 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 222 (4.77%) Relational Database
10 196 (4.21%) Redis
11 120 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
12 107 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 95 (2.04%) Couchbase
14 71 (1.52%) Oracle Database
15 68 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 50 (1.07%) Neo4j
17 43 (0.92%) MariaDB
18 41 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
18 41 (0.88%) Apache Hive
19 39 (0.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1871 (40.18%) Jenkins
2 1141 (24.50%) Git (software)
3 434 (9.32%) JIRA
4 358 (7.69%) Subversion
5 348 (7.47%) Maven
6 343 (7.37%) Vagrant
7 326 (7.00%) TeamCity
8 232 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 168 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 145 (3.11%) Selenium
11 142 (3.05%) Cucumber
12 137 (2.94%) Hudson
13 121 (2.60%) Ant
14 120 (2.58%) JUnit
15 111 (2.38%) RSpec
16 98 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
17 81 (1.74%) Gradle
17 81 (1.74%) Travis CI
18 53 (1.14%) MSBuild
19 43 (0.92%) JBehave
General
1 712 (15.29%) Finance
2 238 (5.11%) Law
3 183 (3.93%) Banking
4 177 (3.80%) Games
5 151 (3.24%) Marketing
6 147 (3.16%) Retail
7 114 (2.45%) Publishing
8 100 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 94 (2.02%) Advertising
10 52 (1.12%) Billing
11 47 (1.01%) Financial Institution
12 34 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.39%) Electronics
14 17 (0.37%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.13%) Back Office
16 6 (0.13%) Legal
17 5 (0.11%) Front Office
17 5 (0.11%) Italian Language
17 5 (0.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1597 (34.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 914 (19.63%) Linux Engineer
3 678 (14.56%) Administrator
4 545 (11.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 532 (11.42%) Developer
6 506 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
7 505 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
8 433 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 426 (9.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 403 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
11 337 (7.24%) Systems Engineer
12 326 (7.00%) AWS DevOps
13 291 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
14 290 (6.23%) Senior DevOps
15 262 (5.63%) Architect
16 261 (5.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 260 (5.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 220 (4.72%) Java Developer
19 175 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 174 (3.74%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (13.94%) LAMP
2 608 (13.06%) Web Services
3 364 (7.82%) Node.js
4 332 (7.13%) .NET
5 291 (6.25%) HTML
6 218 (4.68%) CSS
7 213 (4.57%) AngularJS
8 207 (4.44%) Middleware
9 180 (3.87%) ELK Stack
10 174 (3.74%) Spring
11 157 (3.37%) XML
12 153 (3.29%) JSON
13 148 (3.18%) REST
14 135 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
15 134 (2.88%) LEMP Stack
15 134 (2.88%) RESTful
16 128 (2.75%) HTML5
17 116 (2.49%) Ruby on Rails
18 115 (2.47%) Hibernate
19 107 (2.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 252 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 195 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 172 (3.69%) Fintech
4 139 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
5 125 (2.68%) Public Cloud
6 117 (2.51%) Clustering
7 114 (2.45%) User Experience
8 92 (1.98%) Private Cloud
9 86 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 82 (1.76%) Mathematics
11 74 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 69 (1.48%) Derivative
13 68 (1.46%) Mobile App
14 66 (1.42%) Replication
15 56 (1.20%) Equities
16 49 (1.05%) PKI
17 43 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 43 (0.92%) Virtual Team
18 42 (0.90%) iPad
19 39 (0.84%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3503 (75.22%) Linux
2 983 (21.11%) Windows
3 970 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 885 (19.00%) Unix
5 620 (13.31%) CentOS
6 470 (10.09%) Ubuntu
7 391 (8.40%) Windows Server
8 160 (3.44%) Debian
9 159 (3.41%) Solaris
10 102 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (1.65%) Android
12 69 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
13 62 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 54 (1.16%) SUSE
15 51 (1.10%) AIX
16 50 (1.07%) CoreOS
17 49 (1.05%) Apple iOS
18 44 (0.94%) FreeBSD
19 19 (0.41%) openSUSE
20 18 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2819 (60.53%) DevOps
2 1683 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1514 (32.51%) Configuration Management
4 1385 (29.74%) Continuous Integration
5 769 (16.51%) Open Source
6 570 (12.24%) Scrum
7 471 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 462 (9.92%) TDD
9 409 (8.78%) E-Commerce
10 407 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 400 (8.59%) ITIL
12 386 (8.29%) High Availability
13 228 (4.90%) Mentoring
14 218 (4.68%) Load Balancing
15 202 (4.34%) BDD
16 198 (4.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 191 (4.10%) Web Operations
18 185 (3.97%) Microservices
19 183 (3.93%) OO
20 163 (3.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2024 (43.46%) Python
2 1412 (30.32%) Java
3 1408 (30.23%) Ruby
4 1295 (27.81%) Bash Shell
5 1130 (24.26%) Perl
6 715 (15.35%) SQL
7 691 (14.84%) PHP
8 606 (13.01%) PowerShell
9 538 (11.55%) JavaScript
10 347 (7.45%) Shell Script
11 303 (6.51%) C#
12 215 (4.62%) C++
13 153 (3.29%) Scala
14 122 (2.62%) Go
15 104 (2.23%) C
16 101 (2.17%) Groovy
17 73 (1.57%) Korn
18 41 (0.88%) Clojure
19 38 (0.82%) Bourne shell
20 18 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 437 (9.38%) Degree
2 143 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 102 (2.19%) RHCE
4 74 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 60 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 58 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (0.79%) RHCSA
8 34 (0.73%) CCNP
9 32 (0.69%) AWS Certification
10 29 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (0.60%) CCNA
12 27 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (0.54%) PhD
14 12 (0.26%) CCDE
14 12 (0.26%) CCIE
14 12 (0.26%) CCSP
15 10 (0.21%) MCSE
15 10 (0.21%) PMI Certification
15 10 (0.21%) PMP
16 9 (0.19%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (3.35%) QA
2 71 (1.52%) SLA
3 52 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 42 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.19%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.086%) DICOM
6 4 (0.086%) HL7
7 3 (0.064%) COBIT
7 3 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.043%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1132 (24.31%) Docker
2 824 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 243 (5.22%) Active Directory
4 230 (4.94%) vSphere
5 229 (4.92%) KVM
6 217 (4.66%) Xen
7 161 (3.46%) NFS
8 159 (3.41%) Hyper-V
9 155 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
10 103 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
11 101 (2.17%) XenServer
12 88 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
13 64 (1.37%) Squid
14 61 (1.31%) iptables
14 61 (1.31%) Varnish
15 57 (1.22%) VirtualBox
16 52 (1.12%) Ceph
17 35 (0.75%) VMware ESX
18 34 (0.73%) Samba
19 30 (0.64%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2693 (57.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1850 (39.73%) Ansible
3 652 (14.00%) Nagios
4 416 (8.93%) Salt
5 221 (4.75%) ZABBIX
6 187 (4.02%) Kubernetes
7 171 (3.67%) Cobbler
8 135 (2.90%) Terraform
9 134 (2.88%) CFEngine
10 107 (2.30%) Graphite
11 105 (2.25%) HAProxy
12 97 (2.08%) logstash
13 94 (2.02%) Tivoli
14 88 (1.89%) SCCM
15 81 (1.74%) Mesos
16 76 (1.63%) Packer
17 74 (1.59%) OpenAM
18 73 (1.57%) Kibana
19 72 (1.55%) Cacti
20 67 (1.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1182 (25.38%) VMware
2 1059 (22.74%) Red Hat
3 684 (14.69%) Oracle
4 451 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 336 (7.21%) Cisco
6 264 (5.67%) HP
7 248 (5.33%) Splunk
8 203 (4.36%) Google
9 184 (3.95%) SaltStack
10 161 (3.46%) Rackspace
11 145 (3.11%) IBM
12 110 (2.36%) AppDynamics
13 105 (2.25%) Atlassian
14 89 (1.91%) F5
14 89 (1.91%) Sun
15 86 (1.85%) New Relic
16 79 (1.70%) EnterpriseDB
17 73 (1.57%) MuleSoft
18 66 (1.42%) NetApp
19 64 (1.37%) Hortonworks
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pot. equity, free beer
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% annual bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £65K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: Yesterday