Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 113 204
Rank change year-on-year -7 +91 +35
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 146 188 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.16% 2.46% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.98% 20.61% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 116 180 143
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% -

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 696 912 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.30% 11.95% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 507 746 848
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £56,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.89% +13.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +7 74 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Maidenhead +2 26 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Slough -11 18 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Bracknell +7 9 £92,500 +42.31% 7
Newbury -17 5 £51,250 +24.24%
Wokingham - 4 £45,000 -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 116 (79.45%) Linux
2 106 (72.60%) DevOps
3 86 (58.90%) Opscode Chef
4 84 (57.53%) Amazon AWS
5 80 (54.79%) Python
6 78 (53.42%) Ansible
7 76 (52.05%) Bash Shell
8 55 (37.67%) Jenkins
9 54 (36.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 54 (36.99%) PowerShell
10 51 (34.93%) Windows
11 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
12 43 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 39 (26.71%) Perl
14 37 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (24.66%) PHP
15 36 (24.66%) Firewall
16 33 (22.60%) Configuration Management
16 33 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (21.92%) Oracle
18 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
18 31 (21.23%) MySQL
18 31 (21.23%) Ruby
18 31 (21.23%) CentOS
18 31 (21.23%) SaaS
18 31 (21.23%) Docker
19 30 (20.55%) Apache
19 30 (20.55%) Red Hat
20 28 (19.18%) Terraform
21 27 (18.49%) VMware

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 30 (20.55%) Apache
2 14 (9.59%) Confluence
3 11 (7.53%) nginx
4 8 (5.48%) IIS
5 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.79%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.05%) JBoss
7 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 84 (57.53%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (21.23%) SaaS
4 25 (17.12%) Amazon S3
5 22 (15.07%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (9.59%) Route 53
7 12 (8.22%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (4.79%) Amazon Glacier
8 7 (4.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.74%) GitHub
10 3 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.05%) Slack
11 2 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.37%) Datadog
11 2 (1.37%) IaaS
11 2 (1.37%) PaaS
11 2 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.68%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.66%) Firewall
2 22 (15.07%) VPN
3 12 (8.22%) FTP
3 12 (8.22%) SNMP
3 12 (8.22%) SSL
3 12 (8.22%) WAN
4 11 (7.53%) DNS
4 11 (7.53%) LAN
4 11 (7.53%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.48%) DHCP
6 7 (4.79%) SAN
7 6 (4.11%) BGP
7 6 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (4.11%) OSPF
8 5 (3.42%) Internet
8 5 (3.42%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.74%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.74%) MPLS
9 4 (2.74%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.23%) MySQL
2 19 (13.01%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (10.27%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.22%) DB2
5 12 (8.22%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.42%) Redis
10 3 (2.05%) Big Data
10 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.37%) HBase
11 2 (1.37%) Impala
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (37.67%) Jenkins
2 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 16 (10.96%) Ant
4 16 (10.96%) Maven
4 16 (10.96%) TeamCity
5 15 (10.27%) JIRA
5 15 (10.27%) Subversion
6 12 (8.22%) Toad
7 10 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (6.85%) Vagrant
8 8 (5.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.74%) GitLab
10 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.05%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.68%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.68%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (10.96%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Banking
3 8 (5.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (45.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (18.49%) Administrator
3 19 (13.01%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (13.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 18 (12.33%) Architect
4 18 (12.33%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (11.64%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (10.27%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (10.27%) Lead DevOps
6 15 (10.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (9.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (6.85%) AWS Architect
9 10 (6.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) Cloud Administrator
10 8 (5.48%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Junior
11 6 (4.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) LAMP
2 17 (11.64%) CSS
2 17 (11.64%) HTML
3 14 (9.59%) Web Services
4 11 (7.53%) .NET
5 9 (6.16%) Middleware
6 7 (4.79%) REST
7 6 (4.11%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.11%) RESTful
8 5 (3.42%) JSON
9 4 (2.74%) HTML5
9 4 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (2.05%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (2.05%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (2.05%) LDAP
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (2.05%) Sass
11 2 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.68%) PHP-FPM
12 1 (0.68%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Fintech
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.42%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.05%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.05%) Clustering
8 2 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.37%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 116 (79.45%) Linux
2 54 (36.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (34.93%) Windows
4 31 (21.23%) CentOS
5 26 (17.81%) Ubuntu
6 17 (11.64%) Unix
7 15 (10.27%) Debian
7 15 (10.27%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.79%) Solaris
10 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.05%) Kali Linux
11 3 (2.05%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.37%) SUSE
13 1 (0.68%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (72.60%) DevOps
2 37 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.60%) Configuration Management
4 23 (15.75%) High Availability
5 19 (13.01%) Test Automation
6 18 (12.33%) ITIL
6 18 (12.33%) Migration
7 17 (11.64%) Open Source
8 16 (10.96%) Continuous Deployment
9 14 (9.59%) Release Management
10 13 (8.90%) Scrum
11 12 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (6.85%) Microservices
13 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.79%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.79%) Task Automation
14 7 (4.79%) TDD
14 7 (4.79%) Workflow
15 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 80 (54.79%) Python
2 76 (52.05%) Bash Shell
3 54 (36.99%) PowerShell
4 39 (26.71%) Perl
5 36 (24.66%) PHP
6 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
6 31 (21.23%) Ruby
7 27 (18.49%) Java
7 27 (18.49%) SQL
8 19 (13.01%) C#
9 9 (6.16%) C
9 9 (6.16%) C++
10 6 (4.11%) F#
11 4 (2.74%) Scala
12 3 (2.05%) Go
12 3 (2.05%) Tcl
12 3 (2.05%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.37%) Groovy
14 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) AWS Certification
2 9 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.79%) Degree
4 5 (3.42%) CCIE
5 4 (2.74%) CCNA
5 4 (2.74%) CCNP
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.74%) MCSA
5 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.37%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (1.37%) CCIE Security
7 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) RHCE
8 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (21.23%) Docker
2 20 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.16%) vSphere
5 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.05%) oVirt
7 3 (2.05%) Postfix
7 3 (2.05%) RHEV
8 2 (1.37%) Apache Flume
8 2 (1.37%) HDFS
8 2 (1.37%) KVM
8 2 (1.37%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.68%) NFS
9 1 (0.68%) vCloud
9 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (58.90%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (53.42%) Ansible
3 28 (19.18%) Terraform
4 20 (13.70%) Kubernetes
5 12 (8.22%) Nagios
6 8 (5.48%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.42%) Packer
8 4 (2.74%) Consul
8 4 (2.74%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.74%) Salt
8 4 (2.74%) SCCM
9 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.05%) Kibana
9 3 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (2.05%) Nessus
9 3 (2.05%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.05%) Nmap
9 3 (2.05%) Rancher
9 3 (2.05%) SCOM
10 2 (1.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (21.92%) Oracle
2 30 (20.55%) Red Hat
3 27 (18.49%) VMware
4 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.59%) Cisco
6 10 (6.85%) Google
7 8 (5.48%) ServiceNow
8 7 (4.79%) CA
8 7 (4.79%) Citrix
8 7 (4.79%) Rackspace
9 6 (4.11%) Brocade
10 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.42%) F5
10 5 (3.42%) New Relic
10 5 (3.42%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.42%) Sun
11 4 (2.74%) IBM
11 4 (2.74%) Juniper
11 4 (2.74%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.74%) Splunk