Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 75 102
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 +21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.67% 0.58% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.80% 7.35% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 14
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £62,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +30.21% +37.14%
10th Percentile £35,250 £49,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £82,500 £57,125
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.65% -4.50%

Puppet is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 103 68 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.92% 7.93% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 85 67 81
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.40% +11.49%
10th Percentile £34,750 £38,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +8.42% +6.74%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Bedfordshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Puppet in Bedfordshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Bedfordshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 4 £40,000 -
Luton -14 1 £65,000 -8.77% 2
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) nginx
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Nagios
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (42.86%) Docker
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (42.86%) HAProxy
5 3 (42.86%) Terraform
5 3 (42.86%) yum
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) IaaS
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) LXC
6 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
6 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (28.57%) Observium
6 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (28.57%) VBScript
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) LXC
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) HAProxy
2 3 (42.86%) Nagios
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Terraform
2 3 (42.86%) yum
3 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Observium
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds