Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 135 100
Rank change year-on-year +61 -35 +29
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 195 163 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.98% 1.98% 3.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.58% 12.16% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 179 147 292
10th Percentile £52,250 £46,250 £51,250
25th Percentile £63,125 £67,500 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £108,375
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +7.14%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,109 1,341 1,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.62% 16.27% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 1,197 1,277
10th Percentile £50,100 £45,750 £42,400
25th Percentile £61,563 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £74,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +12.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £109,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £68,250
% change year-on-year +3.33% +9.89% +13.04%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in the City of London.

Salary trend for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2021. 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
London Bridge +13 2 £45,000 -59.09%
Puppet
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 154 (78.97%) Ansible
2 146 (74.87%) DevOps
3 117 (60.00%) Python
4 110 (56.41%) Terraform
5 107 (54.87%) AWS
6 102 (52.31%) Jenkins
6 102 (52.31%) Kubernetes
7 98 (50.26%) Docker
8 89 (45.64%) Infrastructure as Code
9 88 (45.13%) Linux
10 79 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
11 70 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (33.85%) Finance
13 54 (27.69%) Azure
14 51 (26.15%) Configuration Management
15 47 (24.10%) Bash Shell
15 47 (24.10%) Fintech
16 43 (22.05%) Java
17 38 (19.49%) GCP
18 35 (17.95%) SQL
19 34 (17.44%) VMware
19 34 (17.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 34 (17.44%) CircleCI
20 33 (16.92%) Windows
20 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (16.41%) Microsoft
22 29 (14.87%) Travis CI
23 28 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
23 28 (14.36%) TDD
23 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (1.54%) Apache
1 3 (1.54%) IIS
2 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Apache TomEE
3 1 (0.51%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) ejabberd
3 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.51%) JBoss
3 1 (0.51%) nginx
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 107 (54.87%) AWS
2 54 (27.69%) Azure
3 38 (19.49%) GCP
4 23 (11.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (8.21%) IaaS
6 13 (6.67%) GitHub
7 12 (6.15%) SaaS
8 9 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (4.62%) OpenShift
8 9 (4.62%) Serverless
9 8 (4.10%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.10%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (4.10%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (4.10%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (3.08%) AWS KMS
10 6 (3.08%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (3.08%) Azure Functions
10 6 (3.08%) Azure Key Vault
10 6 (3.08%) Azure Storage
10 6 (3.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.18%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.67%) Firewall
3 12 (6.15%) Multicast
4 11 (5.64%) tcpdump
5 6 (3.08%) NAS
5 6 (3.08%) SAN
6 3 (1.54%) DNS
7 2 (1.03%) BGP
7 2 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.51%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.51%) FTP
8 1 (0.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.51%) LAN
8 1 (0.51%) OSPF
8 1 (0.51%) PBX
8 1 (0.51%) SNMP
8 1 (0.51%) VPN
8 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (3.59%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.56%) Big Data
6 5 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.54%) MySQL
8 2 (1.03%) Redis
9 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (52.31%) Jenkins
2 34 (17.44%) CircleCI
3 29 (14.87%) Travis CI
4 25 (12.82%) TeamCity
5 19 (9.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (8.72%) Git (software)
7 16 (8.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (6.15%) Artifactory
9 11 (5.64%) GitLab
10 5 (2.56%) Gradle
10 5 (2.56%) Maven
11 3 (1.54%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.03%) JMeter
12 2 (1.03%) Selenium
12 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.51%) Ant
13 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.51%) JIRA
13 1 (0.51%) JUnit
13 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 66 (33.85%) Finance
2 9 (4.62%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Legal
4 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Law
5 2 (1.03%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (45.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
2 26 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (11.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 22 (11.28%) Platform Engineer
5 21 (10.77%) Developer
5 21 (10.77%) Python Developer
6 14 (7.18%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 11 (5.64%) Administrator
8 10 (5.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (4.62%) Python Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.77%) Django
1 21 (10.77%) Pandas
2 17 (8.72%) Web Services
3 13 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (4.62%) Node.js
5 7 (3.59%) .NET
5 7 (3.59%) Kafka
6 6 (3.08%) Flask
7 4 (2.05%) React
7 4 (2.05%) React Native
8 2 (1.03%) JSON
8 2 (1.03%) LAMP
8 2 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.03%) Sensu
9 1 (0.51%) boto
9 1 (0.51%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Equities
2 5 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 5 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (45.13%) Linux
2 33 (16.92%) Windows
3 19 (9.74%) CentOS
4 15 (7.69%) Unix
5 12 (6.15%) Windows Server
6 11 (5.64%) Ubuntu
7 10 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.51%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (74.87%) DevOps
2 89 (45.64%) Infrastructure as Code
3 70 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (26.15%) Configuration Management
5 47 (24.10%) Fintech
6 34 (17.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (14.36%) TDD
9 26 (13.33%) BDD
10 24 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (12.31%) Infrastructure Automation
11 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
12 21 (10.77%) High Availability
13 17 (8.72%) Test Automation
14 16 (8.21%) Deployment Automation
15 15 (7.69%) Pair Programming
16 14 (7.18%) Computer Science
16 14 (7.18%) DevSecOps
16 14 (7.18%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (7.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 117 (60.00%) Python
2 47 (24.10%) Bash Shell
3 43 (22.05%) Java
4 35 (17.95%) SQL
5 28 (14.36%) PowerShell
6 19 (9.74%) C++
7 15 (7.69%) C#
8 13 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.67%) Ruby
9 8 (4.10%) Go
10 6 (3.08%) PHP
11 5 (2.56%) C
12 4 (2.05%) Scala
13 3 (1.54%) Groovy
13 3 (1.54%) Perl
13 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (8.21%) Degree
2 9 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) CCIE
5 1 (0.51%) CCNP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.51%) RHCE
5 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) NIST
2 1 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 98 (50.26%) Docker
2 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.51%) iptables
6 1 (0.51%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.51%) KVM
6 1 (0.51%) Postfix
6 1 (0.51%) QEMU
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 154 (78.97%) Ansible
2 110 (56.41%) Terraform
3 102 (52.31%) Kubernetes
4 79 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (12.31%) Prometheus
6 12 (6.15%) Rancher
7 7 (3.59%) Salt
8 6 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (2.56%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.54%) Grafana
10 3 (1.54%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.54%) Packer
11 2 (1.03%) Graphite
11 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.03%) Nagios
11 2 (1.03%) QRadar
12 1 (0.51%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.51%) Graylog
12 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (17.44%) VMware
2 32 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.21%) Splunk
4 8 (4.10%) Cisco
5 6 (3.08%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.08%) HP
5 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.56%) Citrix
6 5 (2.56%) Sun
7 4 (2.05%) Fortinet
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle
8 3 (1.54%) New Relic
9 2 (1.03%) Google
9 2 (1.03%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.03%) Sybase
10 1 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.51%) Juniper
10 1 (0.51%) Mitel
10 1 (0.51%) NetApp
10 1 (0.51%) Nortel