Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 184 146
Rank change year-on-year +39 -38 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 38 53 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.09% 0.98% 1.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.54% 9.69% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 122
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,625 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £46,125 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £56,250 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% +4.17% -10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +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 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 445 547 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.75% 10.13% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 321 399 732
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,753
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 15 April 2021.

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 15 April 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
Hertfordshire +42 17 £65,000 +10.64% 9
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £52,500 -12.50% 10
Suffolk +27 7 £72,500 +31.82% 2
Essex +17 6 £72,500 +61.11% 3
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 25 (65.79%) Ansible
3 23 (60.53%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (50.00%) Terraform
5 18 (47.37%) Linux
6 16 (42.11%) Python
6 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
7 14 (36.84%) Azure
7 14 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
8 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
8 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (34.21%) Infrastructure as Code
9 12 (31.58%) Open Source
9 12 (31.58%) AWS
10 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 10 (26.32%) REST
10 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 10 (26.32%) Unix
11 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (23.68%) OpenStack
11 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
12 8 (21.05%) IaaS
12 8 (21.05%) Docker
12 8 (21.05%) Degree
12 8 (21.05%) Kubernetes
13 6 (15.79%) OpenDaylight
13 6 (15.79%) Robot Framework
13 6 (15.79%) Arista

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 9 (23.68%) OpenStack
2 6 (15.79%) Camunda
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Azure
2 12 (31.58%) AWS
3 8 (21.05%) IaaS
4 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (7.89%) GCP
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (7.89%) SaaS
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.26%) PaaS
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.63%) GitHub
7 1 (2.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.79%) Robot Framework
3 4 (10.53%) GitLab
3 4 (10.53%) Gradle
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.26%) Law
1 2 (5.26%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Azure DevOps
2 10 (26.32%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Automation Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Network Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Network Technical Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Data Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Python Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) REST
2 6 (15.79%) Django
2 6 (15.79%) Flask
2 6 (15.79%) OpenDaylight
3 5 (13.16%) Node.js
4 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 4 (10.53%) React
4 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) ADO
6 1 (2.63%) Dropwizard
6 1 (2.63%) Sensu
6 1 (2.63%) Spring
6 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (10.53%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 14 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (34.21%) Infrastructure as Code
3 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
4 12 (31.58%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (15.79%) Workflow
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Data Validation
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Debt
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Python
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Go
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) NIST
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) SOC 2
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Docker
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (65.79%) Ansible
2 23 (60.53%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (50.00%) Terraform
4 8 (21.05%) Kubernetes
5 6 (15.79%) Salt
6 3 (7.89%) Prometheus
7 2 (5.26%) Istio
7 2 (5.26%) Nagios
8 1 (2.63%) Grafana
8 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.63%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Arista
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco
2 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Dynatrace
4 2 (5.26%) Splunk
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) New Relic
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat