Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 78 128
Rank change year-on-year -58 +50 -18
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 120 141 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.04% 3.71% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.67% 18.58% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 113 132 224
10th Percentile £40,000 £58,750 £56,625
25th Percentile £61,250 £65,938 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £94,250 £95,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £110,000 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +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 1,125 759 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.09% 19.96% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 690 1,350
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% - +7.41%
75th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £103,875 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £73,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% +7.69%

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 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 100 (83.33%) DevOps
2 84 (70.00%) Kubernetes
3 83 (69.17%) AWS
4 78 (65.00%) Python
5 76 (63.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 73 (60.83%) Linux
7 70 (58.33%) Terraform
8 69 (57.50%) Docker
9 59 (49.17%) Ansible
10 57 (47.50%) Jenkins
11 48 (40.00%) Bash Shell
12 36 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
12 36 (30.00%) Configuration Management
13 31 (25.83%) Azure
14 26 (21.67%) Git (software)
14 26 (21.67%) PowerShell
15 25 (20.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 24 (20.00%) Fintech
17 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (15.83%) GCP
18 19 (15.83%) Amazon EC2
19 17 (14.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
19 17 (14.17%) Java
20 16 (13.33%) Workflow
20 16 (13.33%) Finance
21 15 (12.50%) Social Skills
22 13 (10.83%) Windows
22 13 (10.83%) Hadoop
23 12 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra

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 6 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) nginx
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Pulsar
4 1 (0.83%) Confluence
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 83 (69.17%) AWS
2 31 (25.83%) Azure
3 19 (15.83%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (15.83%) GCP
4 10 (8.33%) SaaS
5 9 (7.50%) GitHub
6 8 (6.67%) IaaS
7 7 (5.83%) PaaS
8 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (3.33%) Datadog
10 4 (3.33%) OpenShift
10 4 (3.33%) Serverless
11 3 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
12 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.67%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.67%) PowerApps
12 2 (1.67%) Route 53
12 2 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Network Security
2 4 (3.33%) DNS
3 3 (2.50%) Firewall
3 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) Hadoop
2 12 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.67%) Big Data
5 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.17%) MySQL
5 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.50%) ArangoDB
8 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospike
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.83%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.83%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.83%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.83%) Power BI
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (47.50%) Jenkins
2 26 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.67%) Travis CI
5 7 (5.83%) CircleCI
5 7 (5.83%) GitLab
5 7 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 4 (3.33%) Gradle
7 4 (3.33%) Maven
8 2 (1.67%) JIRA
8 2 (1.67%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) Ant
9 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) GoCD
9 1 (0.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (13.33%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.67%) International Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.83%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (57.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (22.50%) AWS Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) Security Engineer
4 21 (17.50%) AWS DevOps
4 21 (17.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 20 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 20 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Junior
8 10 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
8 10 (8.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Python Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (7.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Site Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) DevOps Manager
11 6 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) Kafka
2 7 (5.83%) .NET
3 6 (5.00%) ARM Templates
3 6 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.50%) JSON
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.67%) Lucene
5 2 (1.67%) Node.js
5 2 (1.67%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (1.67%) Web Services
5 2 (1.67%) XML
5 2 (1.67%) YAML
6 1 (0.83%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.83%) boto
6 1 (0.83%) RESTful
6 1 (0.83%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) Velocity
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.83%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.67%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.83%) Linux
2 13 (10.83%) Windows
3 10 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 9 (7.50%) CentOS
5 8 (6.67%) Unix
6 7 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.67%) Solaris
8 2 (1.67%) SUSE
9 1 (0.83%) Android
9 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (83.33%) DevOps
2 76 (63.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 36 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 25 (20.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 24 (20.00%) Fintech
6 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.33%) Workflow
8 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.00%) Software Delivery
9 9 (7.50%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (6.67%) Insurtech
10 8 (6.67%) Task Automation
11 7 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (5.83%) Migration
12 6 (5.00%) DevSecOps
12 6 (5.00%) Full Stack Development
12 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (4.17%) IT Governance
13 5 (4.17%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 78 (65.00%) Python
2 48 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 26 (21.67%) PowerShell
4 17 (14.17%) Java
5 11 (9.17%) SQL
6 9 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.00%) Go
8 5 (4.17%) Perl
8 5 (4.17%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) C#
9 2 (1.67%) Groovy
9 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (0.83%) AWS Certification
1 1 (0.83%) CCSP
1 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (0.83%) CISSP
1 1 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.83%) OCP
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) GDPR
2 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) NIST
System Software
1 69 (57.50%) Docker
2 10 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) KVM
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 70 (58.33%) Terraform
3 59 (49.17%) Ansible
4 36 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (8.33%) Prometheus
6 9 (7.50%) Consul
7 8 (6.67%) Packer
8 6 (5.00%) Grafana
9 5 (4.17%) Salt
10 4 (3.33%) Icinga
10 4 (3.33%) Rancher
11 2 (1.67%) Control-M
11 2 (1.67%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.67%) Mesos
11 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.83%) Graphite
12 1 (0.83%) Graylog
12 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.17%) VMware
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.17%) Splunk
4 4 (3.33%) AppDynamics
4 4 (3.33%) Google
5 3 (2.50%) New Relic
5 3 (2.50%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.67%) BMC
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco
6 2 (1.67%) Hitachi
6 2 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.83%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.83%) Meraki
7 1 (0.83%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (0.83%) Sybase