Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 180 153 125
Rank change year-on-year -27 -28 +25
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 35 28 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.90% 2.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.11% 7.73% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 117
10th Percentile £51,250 £43,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.82% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £65,000 £74,375 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £82,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +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 573 362 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.09% 11.62% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 380 285 713
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,700 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £66,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -10 26 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Cambridgeshire -34 8 £61,250 +2.08% 2
Suffolk -2 1 £51,000 -7.27%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (71.43%) Ansible
1 25 (71.43%) DevOps
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 20 (57.14%) Azure
4 19 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (48.57%) Apache
5 17 (48.57%) Red Hat
6 16 (45.71%) Python
6 16 (45.71%) DNS
6 16 (45.71%) VMware
7 15 (42.86%) NFS
7 15 (42.86%) Terraform
8 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 13 (37.14%) AWS
9 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
10 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure as Code
11 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 11 (31.43%) CentOS
11 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
11 11 (31.43%) HAProxy
12 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
13 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (25.71%) vSphere
13 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
13 9 (25.71%) SolarWinds
13 9 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (25.71%) Salt
13 9 (25.71%) GCP

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 17 (48.57%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.14%) OpenEdge
4 2 (5.71%) WordPress
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Azure
2 13 (37.14%) AWS
3 9 (25.71%) GCP
4 3 (8.57%) IaaS
4 3 (8.57%) PaaS
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) IPv4
3 2 (5.71%) IPv6
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.71%) MariaDB
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) GitLab
4 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.86%) Gradle
5 1 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Azure Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (17.14%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Engineering Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
1 8 (22.86%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) ADO
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) React
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) CentOS
3 9 (25.71%) Unix
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Fedora
6 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) DevOps
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.71%) High Availability
9 2 (5.71%) Information Security
9 2 (5.71%) Logistics
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
3 8 (22.86%) Perl
3 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Go
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) NFS
2 9 (25.71%) vSphere
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.14%) iptables
4 6 (17.14%) Postfix
4 6 (17.14%) Samba
5 4 (11.43%) Docker
6 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (71.43%) Ansible
2 19 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (42.86%) Terraform
4 11 (31.43%) HAProxy
5 9 (25.71%) Salt
6 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
7 2 (5.71%) HP Fortify
7 2 (5.71%) Icinga
7 2 (5.71%) Nagios
8 1 (2.86%) Grafana
8 1 (2.86%) Kibana
8 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) SolarWinds
4 6 (17.14%) Clearswift
4 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.71%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.71%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle