Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 78 117
Rank change year-on-year -24 +39 -50
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 32 211 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.47% 3.67% 2.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.32% 30.32% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 213 139
Median annual salary £56,250 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £84,750 £72,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 310 696 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.26% 12.10% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 238 561 580
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,875 £83,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Puppet in Berkshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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
Bracknell +4 8 £57,500 - 1
Newbury +38 4 £63,000 +17.21% 1
Maidenhead +34 2 - -
Reading -19 2 £53,750 -14.00% 2
Slough +25 1 £70,000 -17.65% 1
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 23 (71.88%) DevOps
2 18 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
4 15 (46.88%) Docker
4 15 (46.88%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Python
5 14 (43.75%) AWS
6 13 (40.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 13 (40.63%) C#
6 13 (40.63%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
7 12 (37.50%) Ansible
8 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
9 10 (31.25%) Azure
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
10 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
10 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
11 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (25.00%) WebSockets
11 8 (25.00%) jQuery
11 8 (25.00%) Selenium
11 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
11 8 (25.00%) Physics
11 8 (25.00%) Ajax
11 8 (25.00%) Project Management
11 8 (25.00%) .NET

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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Azure
3 6 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (9.38%) GCP
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (6.25%) Serverless
8 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (3.13%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (3.13%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (3.13%) GitHub
8 1 (3.13%) IaaS
8 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
8 1 (3.13%) PaaS
8 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.13%) GitLab
4 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) QA Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Azure Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Data Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
1 8 (25.00%) Ajax
1 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (25.00%) jQuery
1 8 (25.00%) WebSockets
2 7 (21.88%) XML
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) RAML
4 5 (15.63%) REST
4 5 (15.63%) Swagger
4 5 (15.63%) WSDL
4 5 (15.63%) XSD
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) YAML
6 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Native
1 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
3 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
5 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (25.00%) Physics
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Architectural Design
9 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) Coaching
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (3.13%) Lean Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Principle of Least Privilege
10 1 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) Python
3 13 (40.63%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
7 6 (18.75%) C
8 5 (15.63%) Bourne shell
8 5 (15.63%) C++
8 5 (15.63%) Groovy
8 5 (15.63%) Jython
9 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
10 2 (6.25%) Ruby
11 1 (3.13%) R
11 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) oVirt
2 1 (3.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (37.50%) Ansible
3 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 6 (18.75%) Terraform
4 3 (9.38%) Packer
5 2 (6.25%) Salt
6 1 (3.13%) Kibana
6 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SaltStack
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat