Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Central London > City of London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 93 111
Rank change year-on-year -71 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 178 376 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.80% 3.39% 2.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.47% 27.29% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 155 344 263
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +4.48%
10th Percentile £44,500 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £119,500 £97,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 1,427 1,378 1,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.40% 12.41% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 1,263 980
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% +2.56%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the City of London over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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.

1 130 (73.03%) DevOps
2 124 (69.66%) Ansible
3 115 (64.61%) AWS
4 106 (59.55%) Terraform
5 97 (54.49%) Python
6 91 (51.12%) Opscode Chef
7 85 (47.75%) Linux
8 81 (45.51%) Docker
9 75 (42.13%) Kubernetes
10 69 (38.76%) Bash Shell
11 62 (34.83%) Azure
12 58 (32.58%) Jenkins
13 52 (29.21%) Windows
14 51 (28.65%) Configuration Management
14 51 (28.65%) PowerShell
15 48 (26.97%) Finance
16 47 (26.40%) VMware
17 46 (25.84%) Infrastructure as Code
18 41 (23.03%) GCP
19 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (21.35%) Windows Server
21 36 (20.22%) SQL
21 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
22 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
23 33 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
23 33 (18.54%) Java
24 32 (17.98%) Salt
25 31 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
25 31 (17.42%) Hyper-V
25 31 (17.42%) Degree

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 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.93%) Confluence
3 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.93%) JBoss
4 6 (3.37%) Apache
4 6 (3.37%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.25%) Apache TomEE
6 3 (1.69%) IIS
7 2 (1.12%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 115 (64.61%) AWS
2 62 (34.83%) Azure
3 41 (23.03%) GCP
4 22 (12.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (6.18%) Serverless
6 8 (4.49%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (3.93%) GitHub
8 6 (3.37%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.37%) Power Platform
8 6 (3.37%) SaaS
9 5 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.81%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (2.81%) IaaS
9 5 (2.81%) OpenShift
10 4 (2.25%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (2.25%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (2.25%) Linode
10 4 (2.25%) Office 365
11 2 (1.12%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
2 22 (12.36%) BGP
3 8 (4.49%) DNS
4 6 (3.37%) Network Security
5 5 (2.81%) Firewall
6 3 (1.69%) WAN
7 2 (1.12%) DHCP
7 2 (1.12%) HTTP
7 2 (1.12%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.56%) MPLS
8 1 (0.56%) OSPF
8 1 (0.56%) SAN
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.74%) MySQL
4 8 (4.49%) Big Data
5 6 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (3.37%) Power BI
5 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.12%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (32.58%) Jenkins
2 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
3 27 (15.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (7.30%) TeamCity
5 10 (5.62%) Maven
5 10 (5.62%) Subversion
5 10 (5.62%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.49%) Ant
6 8 (4.49%) Bitbucket
6 8 (4.49%) CircleCI
6 8 (4.49%) Gradle
7 7 (3.93%) Hudson
7 7 (3.93%) JIRA
8 5 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.81%) Selenium
9 4 (2.25%) DbUnit
9 4 (2.25%) FishEye
9 4 (2.25%) JBehave
9 4 (2.25%) Mockito
9 4 (2.25%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (26.97%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Advertising
3 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.06%) Law
5 7 (3.93%) Banking
6 6 (3.37%) Marketing
7 5 (2.81%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.69%) Games
9 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (46.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (21.91%) AWS Engineer
3 28 (15.73%) Senior DevOps
4 27 (15.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 26 (14.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (12.36%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (11.80%) Administrator
8 20 (11.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (6.74%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (6.18%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 9 (5.06%) Architect
14 9 (5.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 9 (5.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 8 (4.49%) Integration Engineer
16 7 (3.93%) Azure DevOps
16 7 (3.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.18%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (5.62%) Node.js
3 9 (5.06%) Kafka
4 5 (2.81%) Web Services
5 4 (2.25%) .NET
5 4 (2.25%) boto
6 3 (1.69%) LDAP
6 3 (1.69%) Sensu
7 2 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.12%) LAMP
7 2 (1.12%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.56%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.56%) J2EE
8 1 (0.56%) JMS
8 1 (0.56%) JSON
8 1 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.67%) Public Cloud
2 8 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.93%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (3.93%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (3.37%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.69%) Blog
7 3 (1.69%) Social Media
8 2 (1.12%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.56%) PKI
9 1 (0.56%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 85 (47.75%) Linux
2 52 (29.21%) Windows
3 38 (21.35%) Windows Server
4 20 (11.24%) Unix
5 8 (4.49%) CentOS
6 6 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.37%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.69%) Debian
8 2 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.12%) Fedora
8 2 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.56%) VyOS
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (73.03%) DevOps
2 51 (28.65%) Configuration Management
3 46 (25.84%) Infrastructure as Code
4 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (16.85%) Open Source
7 26 (14.61%) Computer Science
7 26 (14.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 24 (13.48%) Fintech
9 22 (12.36%) API Integration
10 20 (11.24%) Migration
11 17 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (7.87%) Microservices
14 13 (7.30%) Infrastructure Automation
14 13 (7.30%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.74%) Deployment Automation
16 10 (5.62%) Investment Management
16 10 (5.62%) Service Delivery
16 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (54.49%) Python
2 69 (38.76%) Bash Shell
3 51 (28.65%) PowerShell
4 36 (20.22%) SQL
5 33 (18.54%) Java
6 28 (15.73%) Ruby
7 26 (14.61%) Shell Script
8 14 (7.87%) Perl
9 9 (5.06%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.93%) C++
11 4 (2.25%) C#
11 4 (2.25%) Go
12 2 (1.12%) C
13 1 (0.56%) Groovy
13 1 (0.56%) Korn
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Scala
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (17.42%) Degree
2 26 (14.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.12%) RHCE
4 2 (1.12%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.56%) MCSA
5 1 (0.56%) MCSE
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) GDPR
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (45.51%) Docker
2 33 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (17.42%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.36%) VirtualBox
5 13 (7.30%) Active Directory
6 10 (5.62%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (3.37%) XenApp
8 5 (2.81%) Xen
9 4 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (1.69%) vSphere
11 2 (1.12%) Ceph
11 2 (1.12%) Gluster
11 2 (1.12%) KVM
11 2 (1.12%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.56%) NFS
12 1 (0.56%) Postfix
12 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 124 (69.66%) Ansible
2 106 (59.55%) Terraform
3 91 (51.12%) Opscode Chef
4 75 (42.13%) Kubernetes
5 32 (17.98%) Salt
6 8 (4.49%) Nagios
6 8 (4.49%) Prometheus
7 6 (3.37%) Grafana
7 6 (3.37%) Packer
8 5 (2.81%) Graphite
9 4 (2.25%) Consul
9 4 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.69%) Icinga
11 2 (1.12%) Kibana
11 2 (1.12%) logstash
11 2 (1.12%) SELinux
12 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.56%) Matomo
12 1 (0.56%) Mesos
12 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (26.40%) VMware
2 22 (12.36%) LogicMonitor
3 21 (11.80%) Google
4 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.93%) Cisco
6 7 (3.93%) Oracle
7 6 (3.37%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.37%) Citrix
7 6 (3.37%) Veeam
8 5 (2.81%) New Relic
9 4 (2.25%) Alteryx
9 4 (2.25%) SnapLogic
10 3 (1.69%) Meraki
10 3 (1.69%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.69%) Splunk
11 2 (1.12%) Sybase
11 2 (1.12%) webMethods
12 1 (0.56%) IBM
12 1 (0.56%) Juniper