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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 118 199 246
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +47
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2370 1857 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.64% 1.74% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.06% 23.10% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 1604 1214
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
7631 8040 8521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.50% 7.55% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6101 6561 6830
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 £33,875 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +75 2242 £60,000 +4.34% 321
London +55 1368 £65,000 +4.00% 175
South East +69 319 £52,500 - 47
City of London +18 175 £67,500 +8.00% 41
North West +23 128 £50,500 +12.22% 37
Yorkshire -7 125 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Manchester +29 104 £50,500 +12.22% 31
West Yorkshire +8 102 £50,000 - 18
Leeds +14 99 £50,000 - 17
South West +53 94 £52,500 - 14
Surrey +37 89 £55,000 +4.76% 10
East of England -5 77 £48,500 -5.36% 9
Berkshire +51 75 £65,000 +8.33% 10
West Midlands +32 67 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Hampshire +2 51 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Bristol +29 41 £62,500 -7.40% 4
Reading +46 40 £62,500 +21.95% 7
Scotland +8 39 £49,500 +15.11% 8
East Sussex +62 38 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Brighton +56 35 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Gloucestershire +21 35 £37,500 +15.38% 3
East Midlands +23 33 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Edinburgh +17 32 £49,750 -0.50% 7
Oxfordshire +12 31 £49,000 +3.15% 5
Hertfordshire +3 29 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Oxford +17 26 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wales +10 25 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 24 £51,250 -2.38% 7
Leatherhead -2 24 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Nottingham +10 23 £52,500 +10.52% 7

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 3372 (70.59%) Linux
2 3049 (63.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3030 (63.43%) DevOps
4 2314 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
5 2215 (46.37%) Python
6 2178 (45.59%) Ansible
7 1881 (39.38%) Jenkins
8 1686 (35.29%) Configuration Management
9 1618 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
10 1459 (30.54%) Bash Shell
11 1429 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
12 1421 (29.75%) Ruby
13 1311 (27.44%) Java
14 1263 (26.44%) Windows
15 1218 (25.50%) Docker
16 1128 (23.61%) Perl
17 1082 (22.65%) Git (software)
18 1016 (21.27%) VMware
19 950 (19.89%) Red Hat
20 840 (17.58%) MySQL
21 829 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
22 827 (17.31%) Apache
23 814 (17.04%) Unix
24 797 (16.68%) PowerShell
25 768 (16.08%) Finance
26 755 (15.80%) SQL
27 748 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 695 (14.55%) Open Source
29 675 (14.13%) Scrum
30 664 (13.90%) Web Services

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
1 827 (17.31%) Apache
2 519 (10.86%) Tomcat
3 466 (9.76%) IIS
4 462 (9.67%) OpenStack
5 327 (6.85%) JBoss
6 314 (6.57%) Elasticsearch
7 306 (6.41%) nginx
8 251 (5.25%) WebSphere
9 229 (4.79%) WebLogic
10 176 (3.68%) Apache Spark
11 175 (3.66%) Confluence
12 130 (2.72%) Apache Solr
13 125 (2.62%) CloudStack
14 71 (1.49%) Jetty
15 61 (1.28%) SharePoint
16 57 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
17 56 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 44 (0.92%) CMS
18 44 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
19 42 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 203 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 31 (0.65%) MS Office
3 7 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.042%) HipChat
5 1 (0.021%) Mingle
5 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.15%) Magento
3 7 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.063%) Summit
6 2 (0.042%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.021%) Apache OFBiz
7 1 (0.021%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.021%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2314 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
2 829 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 295 (6.18%) SaaS
4 221 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
5 196 (4.10%) PaaS
6 185 (3.87%) IaaS
7 174 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 154 (3.22%) GitHub
9 145 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
10 143 (2.99%) Amazon S3
11 105 (2.20%) Office 365
12 94 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
13 72 (1.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 66 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 66 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
15 60 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
16 52 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
17 48 (1.00%) Slack
18 45 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
19 43 (0.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 516 (10.80%) Firewall
2 428 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 363 (7.60%) DNS
4 228 (4.77%) Internet
5 210 (4.40%) HTTP
6 208 (4.35%) SAN
7 153 (3.20%) LDAP
8 146 (3.06%) LAN
9 132 (2.76%) NAS
9 132 (2.76%) WAN
10 104 (2.18%) VLAN
11 99 (2.07%) DHCP
12 93 (1.95%) SSL
13 80 (1.67%) VPN
14 67 (1.40%) SNMP
15 60 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
16 59 (1.24%) VoIP
17 55 (1.15%) BGP
18 54 (1.13%) Kerberos
18 54 (1.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 840 (17.58%) MySQL
2 503 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 432 (9.04%) MongoDB
4 414 (8.67%) SQL Server
5 339 (7.10%) Hadoop
6 318 (6.66%) PostgreSQL
7 301 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 249 (5.21%) Big Data
9 234 (4.90%) Redis
10 182 (3.81%) Relational Database
11 140 (2.93%) Couchbase
12 117 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
13 100 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 86 (1.80%) Riak
15 54 (1.13%) Apache Hive
15 54 (1.13%) Oracle Database
16 48 (1.00%) HBase
17 43 (0.90%) MariaDB
18 42 (0.88%) CouchDB
19 39 (0.82%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1881 (39.38%) Jenkins
2 1082 (22.65%) Git (software)
3 519 (10.86%) JIRA
4 442 (9.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 441 (9.23%) TeamCity
6 419 (8.77%) Subversion
7 376 (7.87%) Vagrant
8 305 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 233 (4.88%) Maven
10 191 (4.00%) Selenium
11 181 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 173 (3.62%) Hudson
13 146 (3.06%) MSBuild
14 119 (2.49%) Ant
15 117 (2.45%) Travis CI
16 100 (2.09%) Cucumber
17 98 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
18 69 (1.44%) GoCD
19 63 (1.32%) JUnit
20 55 (1.15%) GitLab
General
1 768 (16.08%) Finance
2 373 (7.81%) Banking
3 185 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 170 (3.56%) Retail
5 161 (3.37%) Games
6 111 (2.32%) Marketing
7 107 (2.24%) Law
8 102 (2.14%) Advertising
9 79 (1.65%) Publishing
10 49 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 32 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 28 (0.59%) Online Betting
13 26 (0.54%) Front Office
14 23 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.44%) Billing
16 20 (0.42%) Back Office
17 19 (0.40%) Electronics
18 13 (0.27%) Legal
19 9 (0.19%) French Language
20 8 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1635 (34.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 818 (17.12%) Linux Engineer
3 673 (14.09%) Administrator
4 617 (12.92%) Developer
5 557 (11.66%) Systems Administrator
6 494 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 458 (9.59%) Linux Administrator
8 443 (9.27%) AWS Engineer
9 407 (8.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 389 (8.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 349 (7.31%) AWS DevOps
12 344 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
13 332 (6.95%) Cloud Engineer
14 292 (6.11%) Senior DevOps
15 282 (5.90%) Architect
16 254 (5.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 222 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 217 (4.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 201 (4.21%) Java Developer
20 181 (3.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 664 (13.90%) Web Services
2 452 (9.46%) LAMP
3 431 (9.02%) .NET
4 397 (8.31%) Node.js
5 281 (5.88%) HTML
6 278 (5.82%) AngularJS
7 224 (4.69%) ELK Stack
8 201 (4.21%) REST
9 198 (4.14%) Middleware
10 189 (3.96%) CSS
11 142 (2.97%) HTML5
12 121 (2.53%) React
13 120 (2.51%) LEMP Stack
14 113 (2.37%) RESTful
15 111 (2.32%) ASP.NET
16 110 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
17 104 (2.18%) JSON
18 102 (2.14%) Spring
19 95 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
20 87 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 305 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 200 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 149 (3.12%) Fintech
4 135 (2.83%) User Experience
5 120 (2.51%) Public Cloud
6 103 (2.16%) Clustering
7 80 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 80 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 75 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 73 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 67 (1.40%) Private Cloud
11 61 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 61 (1.28%) Online Banking
12 59 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 57 (1.19%) PKI
14 48 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (0.92%) Equities
16 43 (0.90%) Blog
17 41 (0.86%) Derivative
18 39 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3372 (70.59%) Linux
2 1263 (26.44%) Windows
3 814 (17.04%) Unix
4 748 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 574 (12.02%) CentOS
6 487 (10.19%) Windows Server
7 399 (8.35%) Ubuntu
8 160 (3.35%) Debian
9 144 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 106 (2.22%) Solaris
11 80 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 70 (1.47%) Android
13 61 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 56 (1.17%) CoreOS
15 53 (1.11%) SUSE
16 44 (0.92%) FreeBSD
17 43 (0.90%) Fedora
17 43 (0.90%) Mac OS X
18 29 (0.61%) VMS
19 21 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3030 (63.43%) DevOps
2 1686 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 1618 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 1429 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
5 695 (14.55%) Open Source
6 675 (14.13%) Scrum
7 465 (9.73%) TDD
8 410 (8.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 382 (8.00%) ITIL
10 331 (6.93%) E-Commerce
11 319 (6.68%) Software Engineering
12 273 (5.71%) Microservices
13 263 (5.51%) High Availability
14 244 (5.11%) Continuous Deployment
15 231 (4.84%) Mentoring
16 193 (4.04%) OO
17 190 (3.98%) Load Balancing
18 182 (3.81%) SDLC
19 178 (3.73%) Project Management
20 177 (3.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2215 (46.37%) Python
2 1459 (30.54%) Bash Shell
3 1421 (29.75%) Ruby
4 1311 (27.44%) Java
5 1128 (23.61%) Perl
6 797 (16.68%) PowerShell
7 755 (15.80%) SQL
8 645 (13.50%) PHP
9 468 (9.80%) JavaScript
10 366 (7.66%) C#
11 293 (6.13%) Shell Script
12 230 (4.81%) Go
13 223 (4.67%) Scala
14 216 (4.52%) C
15 196 (4.10%) C++
16 152 (3.18%) Groovy
17 55 (1.15%) Korn
18 46 (0.96%) T-SQL
19 40 (0.84%) Clojure
20 32 (0.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 403 (8.44%) Degree
2 138 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 113 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (1.72%) AWS Certification
5 81 (1.70%) RHCE
6 78 (1.63%) CCNA
7 45 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 37 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 31 (0.65%) CCNP
10 28 (0.59%) MCSE
11 26 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (0.50%) RHCSA
13 23 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (0.46%) CISSP
15 21 (0.44%) GIAC
15 21 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
16 20 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
16 20 (0.42%) Security+ Certification
16 20 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (4.19%) QA
2 161 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 50 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.86%) SLA
5 17 (0.36%) GCP
6 9 (0.19%) SDET
7 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.021%) COBIT
8 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.021%) EMIR
8 1 (0.021%) MiFID
System Software
1 1218 (25.50%) Docker
2 640 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 321 (6.72%) Active Directory
4 266 (5.57%) vSphere
5 197 (4.12%) Xen
6 166 (3.47%) Hyper-V
7 160 (3.35%) KVM
8 118 (2.47%) XenServer
9 92 (1.93%) Varnish
10 77 (1.61%) NFS
11 72 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
12 70 (1.47%) vCloud
13 55 (1.15%) VMware ESX
14 46 (0.96%) iptables
15 43 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
16 40 (0.84%) Postfix
17 38 (0.80%) Samba
18 35 (0.73%) VirtualBox
19 32 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
20 28 (0.59%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3049 (63.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2178 (45.59%) Ansible
3 521 (10.91%) Nagios
4 424 (8.88%) Salt
5 271 (5.67%) Terraform
6 223 (4.67%) Kubernetes
7 168 (3.52%) Cobbler
8 141 (2.95%) Graphite
9 140 (2.93%) ZABBIX
10 122 (2.55%) Mesos
11 113 (2.37%) Kibana
12 108 (2.26%) Tivoli
13 100 (2.09%) logstash
14 97 (2.03%) HAProxy
15 88 (1.84%) SCCM
16 69 (1.44%) Packer
17 67 (1.40%) Cacti
18 65 (1.36%) Rundeck
19 64 (1.34%) CFEngine
20 63 (1.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1016 (21.27%) VMware
2 950 (19.89%) Red Hat
3 608 (12.73%) Oracle
4 540 (11.30%) Microsoft
5 321 (6.72%) Cisco
6 235 (4.92%) Splunk
7 200 (4.19%) Google
8 176 (3.68%) SaltStack
9 172 (3.60%) Atlassian
10 165 (3.45%) HP
11 143 (2.99%) Rackspace
12 111 (2.32%) New Relic
13 98 (2.05%) EnterpriseDB
14 85 (1.78%) IBM
15 80 (1.67%) F5
15 80 (1.67%) NetApp
16 77 (1.61%) AppDynamics
17 74 (1.55%) EMC
18 62 (1.30%) Sun
19 60 (1.26%) Dell
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £45,000 - £55,000 + Banking Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E. , negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 -57,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + great company
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent basic plus high variable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: Yesterday