Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 122 172
Rank change year-on-year +5 +50 -52
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 39 39 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.42% 1.40% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.50% 11.82% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 20
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,375 £41,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £50,000 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £61,250 £72,813 £63,125
90th Percentile £73,200 £85,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £63,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -0.79% +0.80% +4.17%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 339 330 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.31% 11.84% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 269 257 271
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +9.09%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 May 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
Leicestershire +12 17 £57,500 -9.80% 8
Nottinghamshire -8 12 £41,250 -28.26% 1
Lincolnshire - 8 £31,250 - 1
Northamptonshire +12 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Derbyshire - 1 £72,250 -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) DevOps
3 24 (61.54%) Ansible
4 21 (53.85%) Bash Shell
5 20 (51.28%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (51.28%) C#
6 19 (48.72%) Windows
6 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
7 18 (46.15%) Python
8 16 (41.03%) AWS
9 15 (38.46%) Azure
10 13 (33.33%) PaaS
10 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
10 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 13 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (33.33%) Terraform
10 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 13 (33.33%) .NET
11 11 (28.21%) AIX
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (28.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (28.21%) CentOS
11 11 (28.21%) OWASP
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
12 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
12 10 (25.64%) Kubernetes
12 10 (25.64%) Docker

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) AWS
2 15 (38.46%) Azure
3 13 (33.33%) PaaS
4 6 (15.38%) IaaS
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (10.26%) GitHub
5 4 (10.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (7.69%) GCP
7 2 (5.13%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (5.13%) AWS CodeCommit
7 2 (5.13%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (5.13%) OpenShift
7 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
1 6 (15.38%) SSL
2 4 (10.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) IPv4
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.56%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.13%) GitLab
5 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
6 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (23.08%) Law
2 4 (10.26%) Social Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (28.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Junior
7 2 (5.13%) Junior DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
1 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) Django
4 2 (5.13%) Express
4 2 (5.13%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.56%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) AIX
3 11 (28.21%) CentOS
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) DevOps
2 11 (28.21%) OWASP
3 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (23.08%) Workflow
5 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Change Management
6 6 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (15.38%) Push Notifications
7 5 (12.82%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Microservices
8 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 2 (5.13%) SOA
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 20 (51.28%) C#
3 18 (46.15%) Python
4 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) Ansible
2 20 (51.28%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (33.33%) Terraform
4 10 (25.64%) Kubernetes
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (5.13%) SCCM
7 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Alibaba
1 2 (5.13%) IBM
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) SaltStack