Period
to 24 September 2019

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 24 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 108 75
Rank change year-on-year +28 -33 +36
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 200 173 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.52% 2.68% 3.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.44% 21.90% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 175 139 202
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £46,000 £37,500 £38,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% - +2.80%

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 657 790 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.58% 12.23% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 512 606 534
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £72,125
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -4.04%

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 24 September 2019.

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 24 September 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
Reading +12 91 £62,500 +4.17% 7
Bracknell +30 31 £57,500 -6.88% 3
Maidenhead -14 13 £66,500 +20.91% 3
Wokingham - 9 £65,000 - 1
Slough +15 8 £85,000 +61.90%
Newbury +7 6 £53,750 +43.33%
Windsor +16 1 £39,000 -35.00%
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 126 (63.00%) AWS
2 122 (61.00%) DevOps
3 121 (60.50%) Ansible
4 120 (60.00%) Docker
5 111 (55.50%) Linux
6 106 (53.00%) Jenkins
7 95 (47.50%) Kubernetes
8 86 (43.00%) Java
9 84 (42.00%) Python
10 78 (39.00%) Opscode Chef
10 78 (39.00%) Terraform
11 71 (35.50%) SaaS
12 66 (33.00%) Azure
13 58 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (28.00%) SQL
15 54 (27.00%) JavaScript
16 53 (26.50%) .NET
17 52 (26.00%) C#
18 47 (23.50%) Bash Shell
19 46 (23.00%) Ruby
20 45 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (20.50%) Git (software)
22 38 (19.00%) Infrastructure as Code
23 37 (18.50%) Oracle
23 37 (18.50%) Windows
24 36 (18.00%) Perl
25 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
26 34 (17.00%) Firewall
26 34 (17.00%) Degree
27 32 (16.00%) GCP

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 26 (13.00%) JBoss
1 26 (13.00%) Tomcat
2 23 (11.50%) WebLogic
3 22 (11.00%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (7.50%) OpenStack
5 7 (3.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.50%) Confluence
7 4 (2.00%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.00%) nginx
8 3 (1.50%) Drupal
8 3 (1.50%) IIS
9 2 (1.00%) WildFly
10 1 (0.50%) Apache
10 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 126 (63.00%) AWS
2 71 (35.50%) SaaS
3 66 (33.00%) Azure
4 32 (16.00%) GCP
5 30 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (11.00%) npm
6 22 (11.00%) OpenShift
7 21 (10.50%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
9 19 (9.50%) GitHub
10 11 (5.50%) IaaS
10 11 (5.50%) PaaS
11 10 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (4.00%) Akamai
13 7 (3.50%) Amazon S3
14 6 (3.00%) Route 53
14 6 (3.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (2.50%) Serverless
16 4 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.00%) Firewall
2 31 (15.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.00%) DNS
4 8 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (3.50%) SAN
6 6 (3.00%) DHCP
6 6 (3.00%) LAN
6 6 (3.00%) WAN
7 5 (2.50%) SMTP
7 5 (2.50%) SSL
8 4 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.00%) VPN
9 3 (1.50%) Internet
9 3 (1.50%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.50%) MPLS
9 3 (1.50%) VoIP
9 3 (1.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.00%) MySQL
3 29 (14.50%) NoSQL
4 26 (13.00%) RDBMS
4 26 (13.00%) Relational Database
5 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.50%) Big Data
7 9 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.50%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.00%) Redis
12 2 (1.00%) HBase
13 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 106 (53.00%) Jenkins
2 41 (20.50%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.00%) Selenium
4 17 (8.50%) Babel
4 17 (8.50%) gulp
4 17 (8.50%) webpack
5 14 (7.00%) GitLab
6 13 (6.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (3.50%) CircleCI
9 5 (2.50%) JIRA
10 4 (2.00%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.00%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.00%) Gradle
11 2 (1.00%) Subversion
11 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.50%) TestNG
General
1 21 (10.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (14.00%) Developer
3 26 (13.00%) Software Developer
4 25 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (11.00%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 19 (9.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (9.00%) Software Engineer
8 17 (8.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
9 16 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (7.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 12 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 12 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 10 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
14 9 (4.50%) Consultant
14 9 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
15 8 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.50%) .NET
2 23 (11.50%) Ajax
2 23 (11.50%) ASP.NET
2 23 (11.50%) WebSockets
3 22 (11.00%) AngularJS
3 22 (11.00%) jQuery
3 22 (11.00%) RESTful
4 19 (9.50%) Elastic Stack
5 15 (7.50%) Node.js
6 12 (6.00%) Kafka
7 11 (5.50%) Web Services
8 9 (4.50%) REST
9 8 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.50%) JSON
10 5 (2.50%) XML
11 4 (2.00%) LAMP
11 4 (2.00%) SOAP
12 2 (1.00%) .NET Core
12 2 (1.00%) HTML
12 2 (1.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) Private Cloud
2 21 (10.50%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.00%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.00%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.00%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.50%) Clustering
7 3 (1.50%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 111 (55.50%) Linux
2 37 (18.50%) Windows
3 21 (10.50%) Unix
4 15 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (61.00%) DevOps
2 58 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (19.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 29 (14.50%) Computer Science
6 27 (13.50%) Mentoring
7 26 (13.00%) Configuration Management
7 26 (13.00%) Mathematics
8 24 (12.00%) Project Management
8 24 (12.00%) Scrum
8 24 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 22 (11.00%) Physics
9 22 (11.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 22 (11.00%) Test Automation
10 21 (10.50%) Web Operations
11 20 (10.00%) Microservices
12 19 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (8.50%) Load Balancing
14 16 (8.00%) ITIL
15 13 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 86 (43.00%) Java
2 84 (42.00%) Python
3 56 (28.00%) SQL
4 54 (27.00%) JavaScript
5 52 (26.00%) C#
6 47 (23.50%) Bash Shell
7 46 (23.00%) Ruby
8 36 (18.00%) Perl
9 31 (15.50%) PowerShell
10 20 (10.00%) Objective-C
10 20 (10.00%) TypeScript
11 7 (3.50%) Scala
12 6 (3.00%) Go
13 5 (2.50%) PHP
14 4 (2.00%) C
14 4 (2.00%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.50%) Groovy
15 3 (1.50%) R
15 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (17.00%) Degree
2 28 (14.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.50%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.50%) MCSA
7 1 (0.50%) MCSE
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.00%) PSD2
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 120 (60.00%) Docker
2 23 (11.50%) oVirt
2 23 (11.50%) RHEV
3 21 (10.50%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.00%) NFS
5 6 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.50%) vSphere
7 4 (2.00%) Xen
8 3 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.00%) Apache Flume
9 2 (1.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 121 (60.50%) Ansible
2 95 (47.50%) Kubernetes
3 78 (39.00%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (39.00%) Terraform
4 12 (6.00%) Nagios
5 8 (4.00%) Cacti
6 7 (3.50%) Salt
7 6 (3.00%) Kibana
7 6 (3.00%) logstash
8 5 (2.50%) rkt
9 4 (2.00%) Avamar
9 4 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (2.00%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.50%) Grafana
10 3 (1.50%) Icinga
10 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.50%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.00%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 37 (18.50%) Oracle
2 23 (11.50%) Google
3 20 (10.00%) IBM
4 19 (9.50%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.50%) VMware
5 17 (8.50%) Sun
6 11 (5.50%) Cisco
6 11 (5.50%) F5
7 7 (3.50%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.00%) CommVault
10 4 (2.00%) EMC
10 4 (2.00%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.50%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.50%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.50%) New Relic
12 1 (0.50%) Splunk