Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 195 239
Rank change year-on-year +55 +44 -11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 89 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.73% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.60% 12.75% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 76 38 21
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +40.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,125 £59,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

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 432 447 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.38% 7.30% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 361 289 250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,050 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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
Nottinghamshire +25 51 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Northamptonshire +17 18 £57,500 +32.95% 2
Leicestershire +29 6 £50,000 +4.17% 3
Derbyshire -6 3 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 75 (84.27%) Linux
2 74 (83.15%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (79.78%) Amazon AWS
4 67 (75.28%) Python
5 65 (73.03%) Ansible
6 63 (70.79%) DevOps
7 58 (65.17%) Ruby
8 53 (59.55%) Jenkins
9 52 (58.43%) Java
10 51 (57.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 49 (55.06%) Configuration Management
12 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (39.33%) Perl
14 34 (38.20%) PHP
14 34 (38.20%) JavaScript
14 34 (38.20%) Windows
15 31 (34.83%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (32.58%) C#
17 28 (31.46%) Unix
17 28 (31.46%) Shell Script
18 25 (28.09%) Bash Shell
18 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
19 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
20 22 (24.72%) Finance
21 20 (22.47%) SQL
22 19 (21.35%) NoSQL
22 19 (21.35%) Terraform
23 18 (20.22%) OO
23 18 (20.22%) TDD
24 17 (19.10%) BDD

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 16 (17.98%) Apache
2 11 (12.36%) JBoss
3 8 (8.99%) IIS
3 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.87%) Confluence
5 6 (6.74%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.62%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.49%) CloudStack
7 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.25%) Jetty
8 2 (2.25%) nginx
8 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 71 (79.78%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (57.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.36%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (12.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (10.11%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.11%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (10.11%) Serverless
5 8 (8.99%) IaaS
6 7 (7.87%) SaaS
7 6 (6.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (3.37%) PaaS
9 2 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.37%) VPN
4 2 (2.25%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 2 (2.25%) SNMP
4 2 (2.25%) SSH
5 1 (1.12%) AMQP
5 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.62%) Redis
6 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.25%) Riak
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 53 (59.55%) Jenkins
2 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.61%) JIRA
4 12 (13.48%) Subversion
5 8 (8.99%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.37%) Maven
6 3 (3.37%) Selenium
7 2 (2.25%) JMeter
7 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.12%) Hudson
8 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Front Office
3 1 (1.12%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (52.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (17.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (11.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Azure DevOps
7 7 (7.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) DBA
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Release Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Site Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) Web Services
2 9 (10.11%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (7.87%) .NET
4 5 (5.62%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (5.62%) Middleware
5 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.37%) LAMP
5 3 (3.37%) Sensu
6 2 (2.25%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.12%) Django
7 1 (1.12%) Flash
7 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.12%) HTML
7 1 (1.12%) JMS
7 1 (1.12%) JSON
7 1 (1.12%) Spring
7 1 (1.12%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.12%) Velocity
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Algorithms
1 16 (17.98%) Data Structures
2 11 (12.36%) Wiki
3 8 (8.99%) Replication
4 6 (6.74%) Clustering
5 3 (3.37%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (84.27%) Linux
2 34 (38.20%) Windows
3 28 (31.46%) Unix
4 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.79%) DevOps
2 49 (55.06%) Configuration Management
3 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (34.83%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.22%) OO
6 18 (20.22%) TDD
7 17 (19.10%) BDD
8 16 (17.98%) Coaching
8 16 (17.98%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (17.98%) Software Testing
9 15 (16.85%) Open Source
10 14 (15.73%) Scrum
11 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
11 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
12 12 (13.48%) Web Development
13 9 (10.11%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (10.11%) System Testing
14 8 (8.99%) OOD
14 8 (8.99%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (75.28%) Python
2 58 (65.17%) Ruby
3 52 (58.43%) Java
4 35 (39.33%) Perl
5 34 (38.20%) JavaScript
5 34 (38.20%) PHP
6 29 (32.58%) C#
7 28 (31.46%) Shell Script
8 25 (28.09%) Bash Shell
9 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.37%) Go
12 2 (2.25%) C
13 1 (1.12%) C-shell
13 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) Docker
2 6 (6.74%) vSphere
3 5 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.49%) Xen
5 3 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (3.37%) XenServer
6 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.12%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 74 (83.15%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (73.03%) Ansible
3 19 (21.35%) Terraform
4 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.49%) Cobbler
5 4 (4.49%) Kibana
5 4 (4.49%) logstash
5 4 (4.49%) Packer
6 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.25%) Nagios
7 2 (2.25%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.12%) rkt
8 1 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.62%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (3.37%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
7 1 (1.12%) Reuters
7 1 (1.12%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.12%) Twitter