The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 95 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 29 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.13% 1.35% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.28% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 11
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £34,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 67 40 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 4.92% 3.38% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 150 61 78
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Cambridge

Puppet
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Cambridge

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Cambridge over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 62 (91.18%) Linux
2 58 (85.29%) Bash Shell
3 49 (72.06%) Perl
3 49 (72.06%) DevOps
4 48 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (54.41%) Jenkins
7 36 (52.94%) VMware
8 35 (51.47%) Windows
9 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (48.53%) Python
11 29 (42.65%) Docker
12 25 (36.76%) IIS
12 25 (36.76%) Java
12 25 (36.76%) PowerShell
13 22 (32.35%) CentOS
13 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (30.88%) Grafana
15 20 (29.41%) ZABBIX
15 20 (29.41%) Munin
15 20 (29.41%) Ruby
15 20 (29.41%) Apache
15 20 (29.41%) Configuration Management
16 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
17 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
18 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (23.53%) Salt
19 15 (22.06%) Ansible
20 14 (20.59%) Low Latency
20 14 (20.59%) Degree

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (36.76%) IIS
2 20 (29.41%) Apache
3 13 (19.12%) OpenStack
4 12 (17.65%) ColdFusion
4 12 (17.65%) nginx
5 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 38 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (19.12%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (16.18%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (11.76%) SaaS
5 7 (10.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (10.29%) IaaS
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) DNS
2 6 (8.82%) PPP
3 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) LDAP
4 4 (5.88%) SMS
5 3 (4.41%) HTTP
5 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
5 3 (4.41%) IPv6
6 2 (2.94%) AMQP
6 2 (2.94%) Firewall
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.41%) Redis
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 37 (54.41%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.12%) TeamCity
2 13 (19.12%) Vagrant
3 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.41%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Administrator
3 12 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (14.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) Web Services
3 5 (7.35%) POSIX
4 3 (4.41%) Node.js
5 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.65%) Private Cloud
3 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (7.35%) Life Science
5 3 (4.41%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.41%) PKI
5 3 (4.41%) Smart Home
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (91.18%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Windows
3 22 (32.35%) CentOS
3 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
5 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.82%) Unix
8 5 (7.35%) Mac OS
8 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (72.06%) DevOps
2 20 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.59%) Low Latency
4 13 (19.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (7.35%) Line Management
9 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.35%) Machine Learning
9 5 (7.35%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (7.35%) Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) Reinforcement Learning
9 5 (7.35%) SDLC
9 5 (7.35%) Test Management
10 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 58 (85.29%) Bash Shell
2 49 (72.06%) Perl
3 33 (48.53%) Python
4 25 (36.76%) Java
4 25 (36.76%) PowerShell
5 20 (29.41%) Ruby
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.88%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
2 11 (16.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.35%) LPIC
3 5 (7.35%) MCSA
3 5 (7.35%) MCSE
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.35%) RHCE
4 3 (4.41%) CCNA
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.41%) RHCSA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (42.65%) Docker
3 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 13 (19.12%) KVM
5 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.41%) LXC
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (30.88%) Grafana
3 20 (29.41%) Munin
3 20 (29.41%) ZABBIX
4 16 (23.53%) Salt
5 15 (22.06%) Ansible
6 13 (19.12%) Packer
7 4 (5.88%) Graphite
7 4 (5.88%) Kibana
7 4 (5.88%) logstash
8 3 (4.41%) Graylog
9 2 (2.94%) Terraform
10 1 (1.47%) Consul
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) VMware
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Perforce
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Pegasus
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.41%) Splunk
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) Google
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