Period
to 21 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 75 112
Rank change year-on-year -38 +37 +44
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 165 238 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.53% 3.74% 2.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.30% 34.10% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135 209 221
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%

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 813 698 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.44% 10.97% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 595 572 768
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £34,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 August 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 August 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 -32 67 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Maidenhead -4 63 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Windsor -11 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Bracknell - 7 £64,250 - 3
Slough -26 5 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Newbury -7 3 £24,500 -59.17% 3
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 109 (66.06%) DevOps
2 106 (64.24%) Linux
3 78 (47.27%) Ansible
4 76 (46.06%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 72 (43.64%) Python
6 72 (43.64%) Configuration Management
7 70 (42.42%) Docker
8 63 (38.18%) Git (software)
9 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (28.48%) Windows
11 45 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (27.27%) Jenkins
12 43 (26.06%) Bash Shell
13 39 (23.64%) Kubernetes
13 39 (23.64%) SQL
14 37 (22.42%) Terraform
15 36 (21.82%) Java
15 36 (21.82%) PowerShell
16 35 (21.21%) VMware
16 35 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 34 (20.61%) Oracle
17 34 (20.61%) Degree
18 32 (19.39%) ITIL
19 30 (18.18%) Red Hat
19 30 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 29 (17.58%) Test Automation
20 29 (17.58%) Release Management
20 29 (17.58%) oVirt
21 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared

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 25 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (12.12%) Apache Spark
3 17 (10.30%) Apache
4 13 (7.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (7.88%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.67%) JBoss
6 10 (6.06%) Confluence
7 9 (5.45%) OpenStack
8 8 (4.85%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.03%) IIS
9 5 (3.03%) nginx
10 4 (2.42%) CMS
10 4 (2.42%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.82%) Drupal
11 3 (1.82%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 75 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.91%) IBM Cloud
4 14 (8.48%) Amazon S3
5 12 (7.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 12 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (6.06%) SaaS
8 9 (5.45%) Amazon Glacier
8 9 (5.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (4.24%) PaaS
10 6 (3.64%) GitHub
10 6 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (3.03%) OpenShift
12 4 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (1.82%) Datadog
14 2 (1.21%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.21%) IaaS
15 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) SAN
2 15 (9.09%) DNS
2 15 (9.09%) LAN
2 15 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 15 (9.09%) WAN
3 12 (7.27%) NAS
4 11 (6.67%) DHCP
4 11 (6.67%) Firewall
5 9 (5.45%) FCoE
5 9 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (5.45%) iSCSI
6 6 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.64%) Wireshark
7 5 (3.03%) VPN
8 4 (2.42%) BGP
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.42%) DMVPN
8 4 (2.42%) IPsec
8 4 (2.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.94%) Big Data
2 20 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 18 (10.91%) MySQL
4 14 (8.48%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.88%) Apache Hive
5 13 (7.88%) HBase
5 13 (7.88%) Impala
5 13 (7.88%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.27%) SQL Server
7 11 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (5.45%) RDBMS
8 9 (5.45%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.21%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (1.21%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.61%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 63 (38.18%) Git (software)
2 45 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.88%) Bitbucket
4 12 (7.27%) JIRA
5 9 (5.45%) Subversion
6 7 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.64%) Maven
7 6 (3.64%) Vagrant
8 5 (3.03%) GitLab
9 4 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.42%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.21%) JUnit
11 2 (1.21%) Selenium
11 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.61%) Ant
12 1 (0.61%) NUnit
12 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (12.73%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Banking
3 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.24%) Marketing
5 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.21%) Electronics
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (35.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (17.58%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (16.36%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Big Data Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Build Automation Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Build Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (5.45%) Administrator
7 9 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Hadoop Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.24%) Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.76%) Middleware
2 16 (9.70%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (9.70%) Node.js
2 16 (9.70%) REST
3 7 (4.24%) Kafka
4 6 (3.64%) LAMP
5 5 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.03%) Spring Boot
6 4 (2.42%) CSS
6 4 (2.42%) HTML
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.82%) LDAP
7 3 (1.82%) Spring
8 2 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.21%) J2EE
8 2 (1.21%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.21%) RESTful
8 2 (1.21%) Sass
8 2 (1.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (7.88%) Replication
4 6 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.42%) Clustering
6 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.21%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.21%) Fintech
7 2 (1.21%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.61%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.61%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) PMI
8 1 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 106 (64.24%) Linux
2 47 (28.48%) Windows
3 27 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (15.76%) CentOS
5 19 (11.52%) Ubuntu
6 16 (9.70%) Unix
7 12 (7.27%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.42%) DC/OS
8 4 (2.42%) Solaris
8 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.82%) AIX
10 2 (1.21%) Debian
10 2 (1.21%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.61%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (66.06%) DevOps
2 72 (43.64%) Configuration Management
3 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (19.39%) ITIL
6 29 (17.58%) Release Management
6 29 (17.58%) Test Automation
7 22 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (12.73%) Change Management
9 20 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (11.52%) Deployment Automation
11 18 (10.91%) Visualisation
12 17 (10.30%) Data Analysis
12 17 (10.30%) Integration Testing
12 17 (10.30%) Low Latency
13 13 (7.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 13 (7.88%) SOA
14 12 (7.27%) Build Automation
14 12 (7.27%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.67%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.64%) Python
2 43 (26.06%) Bash Shell
3 39 (23.64%) SQL
4 36 (21.82%) Java
4 36 (21.82%) PowerShell
5 24 (14.55%) C
6 23 (13.94%) Ruby
7 14 (8.48%) Perl
8 13 (7.88%) Shell Script
9 12 (7.27%) C++
10 9 (5.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (5.45%) PHP
11 3 (1.82%) C#
11 3 (1.82%) Go
12 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.61%) Groovy
13 1 (0.61%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 34 (20.61%) Degree
2 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 24 (14.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.42%) CCIE
4 4 (2.42%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 4 (2.42%) CCIE Security
4 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.21%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) RHCE
6 1 (0.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 70 (42.42%) Docker
2 30 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.58%) oVirt
4 25 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (14.55%) RHEV
6 13 (7.88%) Apache Flume
6 13 (7.88%) HDFS
7 9 (5.45%) Active Directory
7 9 (5.45%) Samba
8 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
9 5 (3.03%) KVM
10 4 (2.42%) iptables
10 4 (2.42%) VirtualBox
10 4 (2.42%) vSphere
11 3 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.21%) Gluster
12 2 (1.21%) NFS
12 2 (1.21%) Varnish
13 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (47.27%) Ansible
2 76 (46.06%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (23.64%) Kubernetes
4 37 (22.42%) Terraform
5 18 (10.91%) Kibana
6 10 (6.06%) ZABBIX
7 9 (5.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 8 (4.85%) Nagios
9 7 (4.24%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (4.24%) Grafana
10 5 (3.03%) Graylog
10 5 (3.03%) rkt
11 4 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (1.82%) Packer
12 3 (1.82%) Salt
12 3 (1.82%) Xymon
13 2 (1.21%) Icinga
13 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (1.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) VMware
2 34 (20.61%) Oracle
3 30 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 25 (15.15%) Atlassian
5 10 (6.06%) Cisco
6 9 (5.45%) Centrify
6 9 (5.45%) IBM
7 7 (4.24%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.64%) Google
8 6 (3.64%) SolarWinds
8 6 (3.64%) Splunk
9 5 (3.03%) Capita
9 5 (3.03%) Rackspace
9 5 (3.03%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.42%) Dell
10 4 (2.42%) Infoblox
10 4 (2.42%) NetQoS
11 3 (1.82%) OutSystems