Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Dorset
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 86 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 +32
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 15 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.23% 1.03% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 27.50% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Dorset median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £47,500 £50,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -9.09%

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 Dorset with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 90 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.36% 3.73% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 28 39
Dorset median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £29,692 £33,200 £26,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Dorset

Puppet
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Dorset

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Dorset over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Dorset

Puppet
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Bournemouth -14 12 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Poole -4 2 £57,500 +4.55%
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (46.67%) Ansible
5 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
5 6 (40.00%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Google
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Docker
7 4 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
7 4 (26.67%) Dynatrace
7 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
7 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Confluence
7 4 (26.67%) Splunk

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (20.00%) Google Container Engine
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
4 2 (13.33%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
4 4 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (20.00%) Grunt
5 3 (20.00%) gulp
5 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (20.00%) webpack
6 1 (6.67%) Trac
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (20.00%) Express
2 3 (20.00%) Laravel
2 3 (20.00%) React
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (6.67%) Catalyst
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) DBIx::Class
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.67%) OpenLayers
3 1 (6.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Go
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Ansible
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 4 (26.67%) Dynatrace
2 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (26.67%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat