Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 79 110
Rank change year-on-year -24 +31 +66
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 178 216 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.85% 3.55% 2.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.09% 33.13% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 137 188 208
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,750 £75,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +0.95%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 771 652 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.35% 10.71% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 596 532 728
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +18.92%
10th Percentile £35,875 £33,375 £35,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +11.11%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Berkshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Reading -25 77 £61,250 +22.50% 5
Maidenhead +2 69 £55,000 -6.38%
Newbury +8 8 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Slough -32 8 £52,500 -22.22% 3
Windsor -16 4 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Bracknell -8 3 £75,000 -25.00% 2
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 125 (70.22%) Linux
2 111 (62.36%) DevOps
3 87 (48.88%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (40.45%) Docker
5 69 (38.76%) Git (software)
5 69 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (36.52%) Jenkins
7 64 (35.96%) Ansible
7 64 (35.96%) Configuration Management
8 62 (34.83%) Python
9 60 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (31.46%) Opscode Chef
11 48 (26.97%) Kubernetes
12 47 (26.40%) ITIL
13 46 (25.84%) Java
13 46 (25.84%) Bash Shell
13 46 (25.84%) Terraform
14 45 (25.28%) Windows
15 41 (23.03%) Test Automation
15 41 (23.03%) Degree
16 39 (21.91%) Virtual Machines
17 37 (20.79%) VMware
18 36 (20.22%) Red Hat
18 36 (20.22%) Unix
18 36 (20.22%) SQL
18 36 (20.22%) oVirt
19 35 (19.66%) Oracle
20 34 (19.10%) Elasticsearch
20 34 (19.10%) Big Data
21 32 (17.98%) CentOS

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 34 (19.10%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (12.92%) Apache Spark
3 20 (11.24%) MQSeries
4 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
5 16 (8.99%) Confluence
6 15 (8.43%) Apache
7 14 (7.87%) Tomcat
8 12 (6.74%) OpenStack
9 8 (4.49%) JBoss
9 8 (4.49%) nginx
10 5 (2.81%) IIS
10 5 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.12%) CMS
11 2 (1.12%) Drupal
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 87 (48.88%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (16.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.43%) Amazon S3
4 14 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (6.18%) IBM Cloud
5 11 (6.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (5.62%) GitHub
7 9 (5.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (5.06%) Amazon ELB
7 9 (5.06%) SaaS
8 8 (4.49%) PaaS
9 7 (3.93%) Amazon Glacier
9 7 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (2.81%) OpenShift
10 5 (2.81%) Serverless
11 4 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) Firewall
1 13 (7.30%) SAN
2 12 (6.74%) DNS
2 12 (6.74%) LAN
3 11 (6.18%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.06%) VPN
5 8 (4.49%) DHCP
5 8 (4.49%) FCoE
5 8 (4.49%) WAN
6 7 (3.93%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (3.93%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.93%) NAS
7 5 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.81%) SNMP
7 5 (2.81%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.25%) BGP
8 4 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.25%) DMVPN
8 4 (2.25%) IPsec
8 4 (2.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.10%) Big Data
2 24 (13.48%) Hadoop
3 17 (9.55%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.43%) MySQL
5 14 (7.87%) HBase
5 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
6 13 (7.30%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (7.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (6.74%) Apache Hive
7 12 (6.74%) Impala
8 11 (6.18%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.93%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.93%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.25%) Power BI
12 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 69 (38.76%) Git (software)
2 65 (36.52%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.67%) JIRA
4 16 (8.99%) Bitbucket
5 15 (8.43%) Subversion
6 9 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.06%) Vagrant
7 8 (4.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (3.93%) Maven
9 6 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.81%) GitLab
11 4 (2.25%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.25%) VersionOne
12 3 (1.69%) Travis CI
13 2 (1.12%) Babel
13 2 (1.12%) gulp
13 2 (1.12%) JUnit
13 2 (1.12%) Mockito
13 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 23 (12.92%) Finance
2 15 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.87%) Banking
4 9 (5.06%) Marketing
5 4 (2.25%) Electronics
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.69%) Automotive
6 3 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (39.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (13.48%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (12.36%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (10.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (9.55%) Analyst
5 17 (9.55%) Linux Support
6 14 (7.87%) Support Analyst
7 13 (7.30%) Unix Analyst
7 13 (7.30%) Unix Support
7 13 (7.30%) Unix Support Analyst
8 11 (6.18%) Security Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Big Data Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 9 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) Administrator
11 8 (4.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.93%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.85%) Middleware
2 22 (12.36%) Elastic Stack
3 17 (9.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (6.74%) Node.js
5 11 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (4.49%) Kafka
6 8 (4.49%) REST
6 8 (4.49%) RESTful
7 6 (3.37%) .NET
8 5 (2.81%) Spring Boot
9 4 (2.25%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.25%) J2EE
9 4 (2.25%) LAMP
9 4 (2.25%) Velocity
9 4 (2.25%) Web Services
10 2 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.12%) JPA
10 2 (1.12%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (1.12%) React
10 2 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.30%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.06%) Private Cloud
4 9 (5.06%) Replication
5 8 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.93%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.81%) Clustering
8 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.25%) PMI
10 3 (1.69%) Life Science
11 2 (1.12%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.56%) PKI
12 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 125 (70.22%) Linux
2 45 (25.28%) Windows
3 36 (20.22%) Unix
4 32 (17.98%) CentOS
5 27 (15.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (11.80%) Ubuntu
7 11 (6.18%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.25%) Solaris
8 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.69%) AIX
9 3 (1.69%) DC/OS
9 3 (1.69%) Debian
10 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (62.36%) DevOps
2 69 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (35.96%) Configuration Management
4 60 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (26.40%) ITIL
6 41 (23.03%) Test Automation
7 27 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (14.61%) Logistics
9 25 (14.04%) Service Management
10 24 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (12.36%) Incident Management
12 21 (11.80%) Problem Management
12 21 (11.80%) Root Cause Analysis
13 20 (11.24%) Change Management
14 19 (10.67%) Release Management
14 19 (10.67%) Visualisation
15 18 (10.11%) Deployment Automation
16 16 (8.99%) Integration Testing
16 16 (8.99%) Scrum
17 15 (8.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (34.83%) Python
2 46 (25.84%) Bash Shell
2 46 (25.84%) Java
3 36 (20.22%) SQL
4 29 (16.29%) PowerShell
5 27 (15.17%) C
6 22 (12.36%) Ruby
7 19 (10.67%) Shell Script
8 12 (6.74%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.62%) Perl
10 7 (3.93%) PHP
11 6 (3.37%) C#
12 4 (2.25%) C++
13 3 (1.69%) Go
13 3 (1.69%) Groovy
14 2 (1.12%) Java 8
14 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.12%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 41 (23.03%) Degree
2 28 (15.73%) Security Cleared
3 27 (15.17%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.25%) CCIE
6 4 (2.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 4 (2.25%) CCIE Security
7 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CCNA
8 1 (0.56%) CISSP
8 1 (0.56%) GIAC
8 1 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.56%) RHCE
8 1 (0.56%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.56%) SANS
8 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.80%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.25%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (40.45%) Docker
2 39 (21.91%) Virtual Machines
3 36 (20.22%) oVirt
4 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (17.42%) RHEV
6 12 (6.74%) Apache Flume
6 12 (6.74%) HDFS
7 8 (4.49%) Active Directory
7 8 (4.49%) Samba
8 6 (3.37%) KVM
9 5 (2.81%) Hyper-V
10 4 (2.25%) iptables
10 4 (2.25%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.25%) vSphere
11 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.69%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.12%) NFS
12 2 (1.12%) Varnish
12 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 64 (35.96%) Ansible
2 56 (31.46%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (26.97%) Kubernetes
4 46 (25.84%) Terraform
5 17 (9.55%) Kibana
5 17 (9.55%) Nagios
5 17 (9.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 11 (6.18%) Grafana
6 11 (6.18%) ZABBIX
7 10 (5.62%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (3.93%) Salt
8 7 (3.93%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 6 (3.37%) Graylog
10 5 (2.81%) Icinga
10 5 (2.81%) rkt
11 4 (2.25%) Mesos
11 4 (2.25%) Rancher
11 4 (2.25%) Rundeck
12 3 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (1.69%) Xymon
Vendors
1 37 (20.79%) VMware
2 36 (20.22%) Red Hat
3 35 (19.66%) Oracle
4 28 (15.73%) IBM
5 26 (14.61%) Atlassian
6 11 (6.18%) Cloudera
7 10 (5.62%) Cisco
8 7 (3.93%) Centrify
9 6 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.81%) Dell
10 5 (2.81%) Google
10 5 (2.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.81%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.25%) HP
11 4 (2.25%) NetQoS
11 4 (2.25%) PagerDuty
11 4 (2.25%) SAP
11 4 (2.25%) Splunk
11 4 (2.25%) Tableau