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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 136 204 285
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +81
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2371 1738 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.41% 1.63% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.99% 22.78% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 1438 1070
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,600 £69,000
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
8178 7630 7636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.30% 7.16% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6629 6051 6117
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +67 2257 £57,500 +4.54% 333
London +48 1472 £62,500 +6.83% 193
City of London +91 285 £62,500 +8.69% 56
South East +27 265 £53,500 +7.00% 49
Yorkshire +80 174 £42,500 -5.55% 36
West Yorkshire +57 133 £42,500 - 28
North West +83 106 £45,000 +16.12% 20
Berkshire +52 102 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Manchester +61 93 £45,000 +20.00% 20
Leeds +22 93 £47,500 +11.76% 23
East of England +49 75 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Surrey +27 73 £51,250 +13.88% 23
South West -47 71 £41,500 -2.35% 12
Reading +41 65 £57,500 -4.16% 7
West Midlands -2 56 £56,250 +32.35% 6
Somerset +11 29 £41,500 +12.16% 6
East Sussex +20 28 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Bath +12 26 £41,500 +8.49% 4
Bradford - 26 £38,750 - 3
Oxfordshire +4 25 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Scotland -21 24 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +32 23 £52,500 -1.86% 1
North Yorkshire +18 22 £42,500 -12.37% 2
Warwickshire -1 21 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Birmingham +5 19 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Ipswich +24 18 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Suffolk +17 18 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Brighton +8 18 £52,500 +31.25% 2
East Midlands +5 18 £55,000 +11.11% 1
Guildford - 18 £67,500 - 4

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 3347 (76.05%) Linux
2 2674 (60.76%) DevOps
3 2519 (57.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1894 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
5 1870 (42.49%) Python
6 1724 (39.17%) Jenkins
7 1717 (39.01%) Ansible
8 1619 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
9 1402 (31.86%) Configuration Management
10 1390 (31.58%) Java
11 1323 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
12 1304 (29.63%) Ruby
13 1209 (27.47%) Bash Shell
14 1118 (25.40%) VMware
15 1087 (24.70%) Git (software)
16 1055 (23.97%) Docker
17 1048 (23.81%) MySQL
18 1009 (22.93%) Perl
19 992 (22.54%) Red Hat
20 943 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 906 (20.59%) Windows
22 901 (20.47%) Apache
23 845 (19.20%) Unix
24 784 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
25 730 (16.59%) Open Source
26 669 (15.20%) SQL
27 644 (14.63%) Finance
28 642 (14.59%) Tomcat
29 625 (14.20%) PHP
30 621 (14.11%) 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
1 901 (20.47%) Apache
2 642 (14.59%) Tomcat
3 517 (11.75%) OpenStack
4 391 (8.88%) JBoss
5 376 (8.54%) Node.js
6 296 (6.73%) nginx
7 284 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
8 229 (5.20%) IIS
9 209 (4.75%) WebSphere
10 200 (4.54%) WebLogic
11 177 (4.02%) Confluence
12 102 (2.32%) Apache Spark
13 99 (2.25%) CloudStack
14 86 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
15 67 (1.52%) Apache Solr
16 66 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 62 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
18 55 (1.25%) Jetty
19 54 (1.23%) GlassFish
20 50 (1.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 160 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.30%) MS Office
3 9 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.18%) HipChat
5 4 (0.091%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.023%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.18%) Magento
3 6 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.068%) Documaker
6 2 (0.045%) Apache OFBiz
6 2 (0.045%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.023%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1894 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
2 437 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 263 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
4 238 (5.41%) IaaS
5 226 (5.14%) GitHub
6 209 (4.75%) PaaS
7 188 (4.27%) SaaS
8 170 (3.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 139 (3.16%) Amazon S3
10 129 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
11 65 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 63 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 53 (1.20%) Route 53
14 51 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
15 46 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 45 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 42 (0.95%) OpenShift
18 40 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
19 39 (0.89%) CloudFront
20 38 (0.86%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 550 (12.50%) Firewall
2 409 (9.29%) DNS
3 307 (6.98%) SAN
4 285 (6.48%) TCP/IP
5 271 (6.16%) LDAP
6 246 (5.59%) HTTP
7 143 (3.25%) Internet
8 134 (3.04%) NAS
9 122 (2.77%) LAN
10 110 (2.50%) SSL
11 102 (2.32%) VPN
12 97 (2.20%) WAN
13 92 (2.09%) DHCP
14 56 (1.27%) VLAN
15 50 (1.14%) SMTP
16 45 (1.02%) iSCSI
17 37 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 37 (0.84%) Kerberos
18 36 (0.82%) VoIP
19 35 (0.80%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1048 (23.81%) MySQL
2 449 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 373 (8.48%) PostgreSQL
4 356 (8.09%) SQL Server
5 332 (7.54%) NoSQL
6 260 (5.91%) Big Data
7 258 (5.86%) Hadoop
8 224 (5.09%) Redis
9 214 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 207 (4.70%) Relational Database
11 107 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
12 94 (2.14%) Couchbase
13 88 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 63 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 63 (1.43%) Oracle Database
15 45 (1.02%) Apache Hive
16 44 (1.00%) Neo4j
17 40 (0.91%) Riak
18 36 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
18 36 (0.82%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1724 (39.17%) Jenkins
2 1087 (24.70%) Git (software)
3 371 (8.43%) JIRA
4 347 (7.88%) Maven
5 313 (7.11%) TeamCity
6 299 (6.79%) Subversion
7 295 (6.70%) Vagrant
8 199 (4.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 164 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
10 148 (3.36%) Hudson
11 131 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 126 (2.86%) Selenium
13 125 (2.84%) JUnit
14 107 (2.43%) RSpec
15 102 (2.32%) Ant
16 82 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
17 73 (1.66%) Travis CI
18 63 (1.43%) Gradle
19 54 (1.23%) MSBuild
20 49 (1.11%) JBehave
General
1 644 (14.63%) Finance
2 238 (5.41%) Law
3 168 (3.82%) Games
4 165 (3.75%) Banking
5 140 (3.18%) Marketing
6 134 (3.04%) Retail
7 120 (2.73%) Publishing
8 89 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 78 (1.77%) Advertising
10 53 (1.20%) Billing
11 42 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.32%) Electronics
14 10 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.18%) Legal
17 7 (0.16%) Back Office
17 7 (0.16%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.14%) Front Office
19 5 (0.11%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1512 (34.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 886 (20.13%) Linux Engineer
3 665 (15.11%) Administrator
4 523 (11.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 502 (11.41%) Linux Administrator
6 489 (11.11%) Developer
7 488 (11.09%) Systems Administrator
8 427 (9.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 415 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 358 (8.13%) AWS Engineer
11 337 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
12 263 (5.98%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 257 (5.84%) Architect
14 249 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
15 227 (5.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 199 (4.52%) Java Developer
17 168 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 160 (3.64%) Applications Support
19 150 (3.41%) Linux Support
19 150 (3.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (13.75%) LAMP
2 546 (12.41%) Web Services
3 340 (7.73%) .NET
4 259 (5.89%) HTML
5 205 (4.66%) Middleware
6 200 (4.54%) CSS
7 199 (4.52%) AngularJS
8 175 (3.98%) Spring
9 162 (3.68%) ELK Stack
10 155 (3.52%) XML
11 141 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
12 139 (3.16%) LEMP Stack
12 139 (3.16%) RESTful
13 132 (3.00%) REST
14 125 (2.84%) JSON
15 117 (2.66%) Hibernate
15 117 (2.66%) HTML5
16 104 (2.36%) Ruby on Rails
17 94 (2.14%) jQuery
18 90 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 234 (5.32%) Data Centre
2 180 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 147 (3.34%) Fintech
4 138 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (2.64%) Clustering
5 116 (2.64%) Public Cloud
6 114 (2.59%) User Experience
7 93 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 88 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 87 (1.98%) Private Cloud
10 65 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 64 (1.45%) Replication
12 60 (1.36%) Mobile App
13 58 (1.32%) Derivative
14 45 (1.02%) Equities
14 45 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 45 (1.02%) Hedge funds
14 45 (1.02%) Smart Meter
15 37 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
16 35 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3347 (76.05%) Linux
2 943 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 906 (20.59%) Windows
4 845 (19.20%) Unix
5 614 (13.95%) CentOS
6 469 (10.66%) Ubuntu
7 370 (8.41%) Windows Server
8 157 (3.57%) Solaris
9 148 (3.36%) Debian
10 104 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 67 (1.52%) Android
12 63 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
13 60 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 53 (1.20%) AIX
15 52 (1.18%) SUSE
16 49 (1.11%) CoreOS
17 41 (0.93%) Apple iOS
18 34 (0.77%) FreeBSD
19 18 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 16 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2674 (60.76%) DevOps
2 1619 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 1402 (31.86%) Configuration Management
4 1323 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
5 730 (16.59%) Open Source
6 550 (12.50%) Scrum
7 462 (10.50%) E-Commerce
8 454 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 418 (9.50%) TDD
10 403 (9.16%) Software Engineering
11 394 (8.95%) High Availability
12 343 (7.79%) ITIL
13 231 (5.25%) Mentoring
14 214 (4.86%) Load Balancing
15 189 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 179 (4.07%) BDD
16 179 (4.07%) OO
17 174 (3.95%) Web Operations
18 168 (3.82%) Microservices
19 162 (3.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1870 (42.49%) Python
2 1390 (31.58%) Java
3 1304 (29.63%) Ruby
4 1209 (27.47%) Bash Shell
5 1009 (22.93%) Perl
6 669 (15.20%) SQL
7 625 (14.20%) PHP
8 536 (12.18%) PowerShell
9 532 (12.09%) JavaScript
10 352 (8.00%) Shell Script
11 284 (6.45%) C#
12 183 (4.16%) C++
13 143 (3.25%) Scala
14 127 (2.89%) Go
15 86 (1.95%) C
15 86 (1.95%) Groovy
16 67 (1.52%) Korn
17 41 (0.93%) Clojure
18 36 (0.82%) Bourne shell
19 23 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 374 (8.50%) Degree
2 135 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 90 (2.04%) RHCE
4 81 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 69 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 42 (0.95%) CCNP
8 41 (0.93%) RHCSA
9 40 (0.91%) CCNA
10 37 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 31 (0.70%) AWS Certification
12 25 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (0.57%) PhD
13 17 (0.39%) CCIE
14 15 (0.34%) CCDE
14 15 (0.34%) CCSP
15 13 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 13 (0.30%) PMP
16 11 (0.25%) RHCT
17 10 (0.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (3.07%) QA
2 68 (1.55%) SLA
3 41 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 31 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.20%) ISO 8583
6 7 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.11%) COBIT
8 4 (0.091%) DICOM
8 4 (0.091%) HL7
9 2 (0.045%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.023%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1055 (23.97%) Docker
2 784 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 222 (5.04%) vSphere
4 206 (4.68%) KVM
4 206 (4.68%) Xen
5 195 (4.43%) Active Directory
6 160 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 156 (3.54%) NFS
8 125 (2.84%) Hyper-V
9 94 (2.14%) XenServer
10 75 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
11 73 (1.66%) Squid
12 68 (1.55%) iptables
13 63 (1.43%) Varnish
14 51 (1.16%) Ceph
15 49 (1.11%) VirtualBox
16 35 (0.80%) Samba
17 32 (0.73%) VMware ESX
18 30 (0.68%) Postfix
19 26 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2519 (57.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1717 (39.01%) Ansible
3 602 (13.68%) Nagios
4 390 (8.86%) Salt
5 231 (5.25%) ZABBIX
6 155 (3.52%) CFEngine
7 152 (3.45%) Kubernetes
8 151 (3.43%) Cobbler
9 110 (2.50%) Terraform
10 102 (2.32%) Graphite
11 96 (2.18%) logstash
12 88 (2.00%) HAProxy
13 86 (1.95%) Tivoli
14 75 (1.70%) Mesos
15 71 (1.61%) SCCM
16 69 (1.57%) OpenAM
17 68 (1.55%) Kibana
18 65 (1.48%) SCOM
19 59 (1.34%) Cacti
20 56 (1.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 1118 (25.40%) VMware
2 992 (22.54%) Red Hat
3 621 (14.11%) Oracle
4 387 (8.79%) Microsoft
5 304 (6.91%) Cisco
6 237 (5.39%) HP
7 227 (5.16%) Splunk
8 182 (4.14%) SaltStack
9 169 (3.84%) Google
10 157 (3.57%) Rackspace
11 132 (3.00%) IBM
12 104 (2.36%) AppDynamics
13 98 (2.23%) Atlassian
14 85 (1.93%) F5
15 77 (1.75%) Sun
16 72 (1.64%) EnterpriseDB
17 70 (1.59%) New Relic
18 66 (1.50%) MuleSoft
19 65 (1.48%) NetApp
20 62 (1.41%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Send
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Share Scheme, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday