Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 123 149
Rank change year-on-year -17 +26 +44
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 28 169 246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 2.32% 2.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.00% 18.99% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 129 183
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £46,100 £42,500 £37,600
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 350 890 1,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.04% 12.20% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 267 679 827
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £69,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the East of England

Puppet
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Puppet in the East of England

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the East of England

Puppet
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East of England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Hertfordshire -1 17 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Cambridgeshire +22 7 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Essex +2 3 £47,000 -21.67% 3
Suffolk +15 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) Ansible
3 19 (67.86%) Docker
4 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (60.71%) Kubernetes
5 16 (57.14%) DevOps
6 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
6 15 (53.57%) SQL
6 15 (53.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (50.00%) TeamCity
7 14 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (50.00%) GitLab
7 14 (50.00%) Travis CI
8 11 (39.29%) Azure
8 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
9 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 10 (35.71%) CentOS
9 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (35.71%) Python
10 9 (32.14%) MySQL
10 9 (32.14%) VirtualBox
11 8 (28.57%) logstash
11 8 (28.57%) Kibana
11 8 (28.57%) MariaDB
11 8 (28.57%) Microservices
11 8 (28.57%) Jinja
11 8 (28.57%) Rust
11 8 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Azure
2 7 (25.00%) AWS
3 4 (14.29%) Serverless
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.57%) Akamai
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (3.57%) IaaS
6 1 (3.57%) Office 365
6 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.57%) DMVPN
3 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.57%) GLBP
3 1 (3.57%) Junos
3 1 (3.57%) Multicast
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.57%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) MariaDB
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (21.43%) Apache Ignite
3 6 (21.43%) CouchDB
3 6 (21.43%) Flink
3 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 6 (21.43%) Redis
4 4 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 14 (50.00%) GitLab
2 14 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 14 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) F# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (28.57%) Jinja
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) React
4 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
4 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) CentOS
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Debian
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) Microservices
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (17.86%) Functional Programming
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Measurement
8 2 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Task Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
3 10 (35.71%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) Rust
5 6 (21.43%) Clojure
5 6 (21.43%) F#
5 6 (21.43%) Haskell
5 6 (21.43%) Scala
6 5 (17.86%) C++
7 3 (10.71%) C#
7 3 (10.71%) Elixir
7 3 (10.71%) Erlang
7 3 (10.71%) Go
7 3 (10.71%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Kotlin
7 3 (10.71%) OCaml
7 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) GIAC
3 1 (3.57%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SANS
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Docker
2 9 (32.14%) VirtualBox
3 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Xen
6 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.57%) KVM
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
6 1 (3.57%) Samba
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) Ansible
2 17 (60.71%) Kubernetes
2 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (28.57%) Kibana
3 8 (28.57%) logstash
4 3 (10.71%) Terraform
5 2 (7.14%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.57%) Nagios
6 1 (3.57%) OpenNMS
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.57%) Prometheus
6 1 (3.57%) vRealize
6 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) F5
3 3 (10.71%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.14%) Zscaler
5 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat