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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
UK
Rank 139 170 249
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +79
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1879 2035 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.27% 1.99% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.12% 24.82% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1700 1139
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,398
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
6928 8198 7946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.35% 8.03% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5695 6636 6310
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +38 1810 £60,000 +4.34% 337
London +30 1087 £65,000 +4.00% 190
South East +62 289 £55,000 +10.00% 45
City of London +32 177 £67,500 +3.84% 33
North West +12 115 £55,000 +22.22% 25
Berkshire +74 114 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Yorkshire -29 113 £55,000 +22.22% 22
Manchester -9 103 £52,500 +10.52% 23
West Yorkshire -25 91 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Leeds -4 88 £57,500 +21.05% 13
South West +47 74 £44,659 -14.93% 9
East of England -5 59 £47,500 +5.55% 22
Surrey +33 55 £51,750 -1.42% 11
Reading +71 49 £45,000 -18.18% 7
West Midlands +8 44 £52,500 -8.69% 9
Bristol +14 35 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Scotland +10 30 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Edinburgh +10 27 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +8 26 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East Sussex +27 24 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hertfordshire -5 24 £47,500 -47.22% 3
Brighton +25 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Milton Keynes +15 23 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 23 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 21 £46,250 +8.82% 14
Slough +29 20 £67,500 +50.00%
Cambridge +17 20 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Hampshire +17 19 £57,500 +9.52% 12
Warwick +25 18 £50,000 -13.04%
Middlesex +13 18 £55,000 -8.33%

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 3041 (70.75%) Linux
2 2815 (65.50%) DevOps
3 2753 (64.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2127 (49.49%) Ansible
5 2076 (48.30%) Python
6 2036 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
7 1712 (39.83%) Jenkins
8 1538 (35.78%) Configuration Management
9 1533 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1384 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
11 1372 (31.92%) Bash Shell
12 1245 (28.97%) Ruby
13 1219 (28.36%) Java
14 1204 (28.01%) Docker
15 1061 (24.69%) Windows
16 1044 (24.29%) Git (software)
17 922 (21.45%) Perl
18 838 (19.50%) Unix
19 802 (18.66%) VMware
20 775 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
21 756 (17.59%) Red Hat
22 750 (17.45%) MySQL
23 729 (16.96%) Scrum
24 702 (16.33%) SQL
24 702 (16.33%) PowerShell
25 639 (14.87%) Finance
26 633 (14.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 601 (13.98%) Open Source
28 577 (13.42%) Apache
29 553 (12.87%) 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
1 577 (13.42%) Apache
2 472 (10.98%) OpenStack
3 423 (9.84%) IIS
4 411 (9.56%) Tomcat
5 316 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
6 288 (6.70%) JBoss
7 257 (5.98%) WebSphere
8 231 (5.37%) nginx
9 230 (5.35%) WebLogic
10 195 (4.54%) Apache Spark
11 147 (3.42%) Apache Solr
12 137 (3.19%) CloudStack
13 117 (2.72%) Confluence
14 101 (2.35%) Jetty
15 53 (1.23%) SharePoint
16 38 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
16 38 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 37 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
17 37 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
18 36 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 133 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.14%) MS Office
4 2 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.023%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.023%) HipChat
5 1 (0.023%) Mingle
5 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.16%) Magento
6 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.070%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.070%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.047%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.047%) Summit
9 1 (0.023%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.023%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2036 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 775 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 232 (5.40%) SaaS
4 180 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 178 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
6 167 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 155 (3.61%) PaaS
8 138 (3.21%) IaaS
9 121 (2.82%) GitHub
10 119 (2.77%) Amazon S3
11 78 (1.81%) Office 365
12 73 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
13 58 (1.35%) CloudBees
14 55 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 54 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
16 53 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 47 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
18 42 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
19 40 (0.93%) Route 53
20 36 (0.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 405 (9.42%) Firewall
2 382 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 330 (7.68%) DNS
4 200 (4.65%) Internet
5 178 (4.14%) HTTP
6 152 (3.54%) SAN
7 148 (3.44%) LDAP
8 117 (2.72%) LAN
9 116 (2.70%) WAN
10 110 (2.56%) DHCP
11 99 (2.30%) NAS
12 86 (2.00%) SSL
13 76 (1.77%) VPN
14 69 (1.61%) VLAN
15 57 (1.33%) SNMP
16 52 (1.21%) SMTP
17 51 (1.19%) Kerberos
18 49 (1.14%) VoIP
19 47 (1.09%) Network Security
20 39 (0.91%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (17.45%) MySQL
2 497 (11.56%) NoSQL
3 433 (10.07%) SQL Server
4 401 (9.33%) MongoDB
5 327 (7.61%) Hadoop
6 297 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 272 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
8 261 (6.07%) Redis
9 258 (6.00%) Big Data
10 183 (4.26%) Relational Database
11 132 (3.07%) Couchbase
12 105 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
13 101 (2.35%) Riak
14 89 (2.07%) RDBMS
15 53 (1.23%) HBase
16 51 (1.19%) RavenDB
17 48 (1.12%) Oracle Database
18 45 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
19 42 (0.98%) Apache Hive
20 40 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1712 (39.83%) Jenkins
2 1044 (24.29%) Git (software)
3 492 (11.45%) TeamCity
4 433 (10.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 433 (10.07%) JIRA
5 409 (9.52%) Subversion
6 382 (8.89%) Vagrant
7 340 (7.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 250 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 223 (5.19%) Hudson
10 207 (4.82%) Selenium
11 203 (4.72%) Maven
12 180 (4.19%) MSBuild
13 99 (2.30%) Travis CI
14 97 (2.26%) GoCD
15 93 (2.16%) Ant
16 89 (2.07%) Cucumber
17 76 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
18 72 (1.68%) JUnit
19 71 (1.65%) HP UFT
General
1 639 (14.87%) Finance
2 378 (8.79%) Banking
3 205 (4.77%) Retail
4 162 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 150 (3.49%) Games
6 111 (2.58%) Marketing
7 87 (2.02%) Advertising
8 61 (1.42%) Publishing
9 43 (1.00%) Law
10 40 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 27 (0.63%) Front Office
12 26 (0.60%) Online Betting
13 23 (0.54%) Electronics
14 19 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.42%) Back Office
16 9 (0.21%) Billing
17 6 (0.14%) Legal
18 5 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
19 4 (0.093%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1493 (34.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 642 (14.94%) Linux Engineer
3 624 (14.52%) Developer
4 564 (13.12%) Administrator
5 470 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
6 410 (9.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 373 (8.68%) AWS Engineer
8 364 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
9 319 (7.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 310 (7.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 295 (6.86%) AWS DevOps
12 269 (6.26%) Systems Engineer
13 251 (5.84%) Senior DevOps
14 245 (5.70%) Architect
15 239 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
16 217 (5.05%) Java Developer
17 212 (4.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 193 (4.49%) Senior Developer
19 174 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 160 (3.72%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 548 (12.75%) Web Services
2 503 (11.70%) .NET
3 331 (7.70%) Node.js
4 319 (7.42%) LAMP
5 293 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 249 (5.79%) HTML
7 244 (5.68%) Elastic Stack
8 191 (4.44%) REST
9 187 (4.35%) CSS
10 146 (3.40%) Middleware
11 140 (3.26%) ASP.NET
12 139 (3.23%) RESTful
13 136 (3.16%) React
14 129 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 119 (2.77%) Spring
16 116 (2.70%) HTML5
17 107 (2.49%) jQuery
18 101 (2.35%) LEMP Stack
19 93 (2.16%) Kafka
19 93 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 242 (5.63%) Data Centre
2 159 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 118 (2.75%) User Experience
4 112 (2.61%) Fintech
5 106 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 98 (2.28%) Clustering
7 73 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 69 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 66 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 64 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 59 (1.37%) Online Banking
12 58 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 56 (1.30%) Private Cloud
14 47 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
15 41 (0.95%) Algorithms
16 37 (0.86%) PKI
17 34 (0.79%) iPad
18 32 (0.74%) Online Games
18 32 (0.74%) Replication
19 30 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3041 (70.75%) Linux
2 1061 (24.69%) Windows
3 838 (19.50%) Unix
4 633 (14.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 526 (12.24%) CentOS
6 419 (9.75%) Windows Server
7 411 (9.56%) Ubuntu
8 203 (4.72%) Debian
9 120 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 96 (2.23%) Solaris
11 87 (2.02%) CoreOS
12 80 (1.86%) Android
13 77 (1.79%) Apple iOS
14 58 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 47 (1.09%) Mac OS X
16 44 (1.02%) SUSE
17 38 (0.88%) Fedora
18 25 (0.58%) AIX
19 19 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2815 (65.50%) DevOps
2 1538 (35.78%) Configuration Management
3 1533 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1384 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
5 729 (16.96%) Scrum
6 601 (13.98%) Open Source
7 468 (10.89%) TDD
8 404 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 355 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 311 (7.24%) Software Engineering
11 308 (7.17%) Microservices
12 285 (6.63%) ITIL
13 280 (6.51%) Mentoring
14 234 (5.44%) High Availability
14 234 (5.44%) Kanban
15 221 (5.14%) Continuous Deployment
16 214 (4.98%) OO
17 209 (4.86%) DSDM
18 185 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
18 185 (4.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2076 (48.30%) Python
2 1372 (31.92%) Bash Shell
3 1245 (28.97%) Ruby
4 1219 (28.36%) Java
5 922 (21.45%) Perl
6 702 (16.33%) PowerShell
6 702 (16.33%) SQL
7 513 (11.94%) PHP
8 436 (10.14%) JavaScript
9 379 (8.82%) C#
10 315 (7.33%) Shell Script
11 247 (5.75%) Go
12 206 (4.79%) Scala
13 180 (4.19%) C++
14 166 (3.86%) C
15 114 (2.65%) Groovy
16 53 (1.23%) Korn
17 41 (0.95%) T-SQL
18 34 (0.79%) Bourne shell
19 22 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 293 (6.82%) Degree
2 105 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 87 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (1.95%) AWS Certification
5 60 (1.40%) RHCE
6 58 (1.35%) CCNA
7 45 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (0.79%) CCNP
9 32 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 25 (0.58%) DV Cleared
12 23 (0.54%) CISSP
13 18 (0.42%) RHCSA
14 17 (0.40%) MCSE
15 13 (0.30%) GIAC
15 13 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
15 13 (0.30%) RHCA
16 12 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
16 12 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
16 12 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (3.93%) QA
2 146 (3.40%) PCI DSS
3 51 (1.19%) SLA
4 38 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.49%) SDET
6 18 (0.42%) GCP
7 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.12%) COBIT
8 5 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.047%) DICOM
9 2 (0.047%) HL7
10 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.023%) EMIR
10 1 (0.023%) GDPR
10 1 (0.023%) MiFID
10 1 (0.023%) PMO
System Software
1 1204 (28.01%) Docker
2 518 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 234 (5.44%) vSphere
4 226 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 225 (5.23%) Xen
6 135 (3.14%) XenServer
7 124 (2.89%) KVM
8 119 (2.77%) Hyper-V
9 70 (1.63%) NFS
9 70 (1.63%) Varnish
10 63 (1.47%) vCloud
11 58 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (0.93%) VirtualBox
13 34 (0.79%) LXC
13 34 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
14 30 (0.70%) Postfix
15 27 (0.63%) HDFS
15 27 (0.63%) QEMU
16 26 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 25 (0.58%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2753 (64.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2127 (49.49%) Ansible
3 530 (12.33%) Nagios
4 410 (9.54%) Salt
5 338 (7.86%) Terraform
6 311 (7.24%) Kubernetes
7 159 (3.70%) Graphite
8 156 (3.63%) Mesos
9 151 (3.51%) Cobbler
10 134 (3.12%) ZABBIX
11 131 (3.05%) Kibana
12 125 (2.91%) logstash
13 113 (2.63%) Tivoli
14 74 (1.72%) CFEngine
15 68 (1.58%) HAProxy
16 62 (1.44%) Grafana
17 61 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
17 61 (1.42%) rkt
18 52 (1.21%) Packer
18 52 (1.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 802 (18.66%) VMware
2 756 (17.59%) Red Hat
3 553 (12.87%) Oracle
4 460 (10.70%) Microsoft
5 218 (5.07%) Cisco
6 209 (4.86%) Splunk
7 207 (4.82%) Google
8 197 (4.58%) SaltStack
9 163 (3.79%) New Relic
10 153 (3.56%) Atlassian
11 115 (2.68%) EnterpriseDB
12 108 (2.51%) HP
13 96 (2.23%) AppDynamics
14 78 (1.81%) IBM
15 73 (1.70%) EMC
15 73 (1.70%) Rackspace
16 55 (1.28%) NetApp
17 52 (1.21%) F5
18 49 (1.14%) Dynatrace
19 46 (1.07%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 28 Days Hol, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vesta Consulting
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70 - £100 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday