Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 156 174
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 90 192 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 2.03% 1.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.08% 16.24% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 57 120 147
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £39,725 £40,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,203 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.50% +3.67% -

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 688 1,182 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.20% 12.48% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 508 803 705
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.48% +2.86%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 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 22 January 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 +43 47 £52,500 -19.23% 6
Cambridgeshire -32 25 £57,500 +15.00% 18
Bedfordshire +10 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Suffolk +3 5 £55,000 -
Norfolk -5 5 - - 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 67 (74.44%) Linux
2 62 (68.89%) Python
3 59 (65.56%) Ansible
3 59 (65.56%) DevOps
4 48 (53.33%) Docker
5 46 (51.11%) Bash Shell
6 44 (48.89%) Jenkins
7 37 (41.11%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (37.78%) Git (software)
9 32 (35.56%) Kubernetes
10 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
12 24 (26.67%) Configuration Management
12 24 (26.67%) Google
12 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (26.67%) GCP
13 23 (25.56%) AWS
13 23 (25.56%) DNS
14 22 (24.44%) Ruby
15 20 (22.22%) Artifactory
16 19 (21.11%) Sonatype Nexus
16 19 (21.11%) Terraform
17 18 (20.00%) MongoDB
17 18 (20.00%) CentOS
18 17 (18.89%) VMware
19 16 (17.78%) Perl
19 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
20 15 (16.67%) Load Balancing
20 15 (16.67%) Windows

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 10 (11.11%) nginx
2 7 (7.78%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.67%) GCP
2 23 (25.56%) AWS
3 14 (15.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (13.33%) Azure
5 9 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (8.89%) SaaS
7 6 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (6.67%) Office 365
7 6 (6.67%) Serverless
7 6 (6.67%) Stackdriver
8 5 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.22%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (2.22%) IaaS
10 2 (2.22%) PaaS
11 1 (1.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (1.11%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 23 (25.56%) DNS
3 14 (15.56%) Firewall
4 7 (7.78%) VoIP
5 6 (6.67%) BGP
5 6 (6.67%) OSPF
5 6 (6.67%) SSL
5 6 (6.67%) VPLS
5 6 (6.67%) VRRP
5 6 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.33%) DHCP
6 3 (3.33%) HTTP
6 3 (3.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.11%) Broadband
8 1 (1.11%) Internet
8 1 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.11%) SNMP
8 1 (1.11%) VPN
8 1 (1.11%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.78%) Big Data
3 4 (4.44%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (48.89%) Jenkins
2 34 (37.78%) Git (software)
3 20 (22.22%) Artifactory
4 19 (21.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (12.22%) GitLab
6 8 (8.89%) CircleCI
7 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
9 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.33%) Pylint
10 3 (3.33%) Robot Framework
11 2 (2.22%) Clang
11 2 (2.22%) CMake
11 2 (2.22%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.22%) Gradle
11 2 (2.22%) JUnit
11 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.11%) Apache Archiva
12 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.67%) Police
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
4 1 (1.11%) German Language
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Python Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Administrator
8 5 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Developer
8 5 (5.56%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) Web Services
2 10 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (8.89%) Node.js
4 7 (7.78%) .NET
5 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.44%) CSS
6 4 (4.44%) HTML
6 4 (4.44%) pytest
7 3 (3.33%) JSON
7 3 (3.33%) NumPy
7 3 (3.33%) XML
8 2 (2.22%) Django
8 2 (2.22%) LDAP
8 2 (2.22%) Middleware
8 2 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (2.22%) POSIX
8 2 (2.22%) React
8 2 (2.22%) REST
9 1 (1.11%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.67%) NHS
4 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.44%) Replication
6 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.22%) PKI
6 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.11%) Blog
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (74.44%) Linux
2 18 (20.00%) CentOS
3 15 (16.67%) Windows
4 9 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.56%) Debian
7 4 (4.44%) Fedora
7 4 (4.44%) Unix
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (65.56%) DevOps
2 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
5 15 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 14 (15.56%) Microservices
7 13 (14.44%) Performance Measurement
7 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
9 11 (12.22%) SDLC
10 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.00%) TDD
12 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
12 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (8.89%) ITIL
13 7 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (6.67%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.89%) Python
2 46 (51.11%) Bash Shell
3 22 (24.44%) Ruby
4 16 (17.78%) Perl
5 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.11%) Go
8 8 (8.89%) Java
8 8 (8.89%) SQL
9 7 (7.78%) C
10 6 (6.67%) PHP
11 3 (3.33%) C++
11 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) CCNA
2 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.67%) JNCIE
2 6 (6.67%) JNCIP
2 6 (6.67%) JNCIS
3 4 (4.44%) CISSP
3 4 (4.44%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) GIAC
3 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.44%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (4.44%) MCSE
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.44%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (4.44%) SANS
3 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) SSCP
4 3 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 48 (53.33%) Docker
2 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.44%) NFS
4 4 (4.44%) Samba
4 4 (4.44%) VirtualBox
4 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.44%) Xen
5 3 (3.33%) LXC
6 1 (1.11%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 59 (65.56%) Ansible
2 37 (41.11%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (35.56%) Kubernetes
4 19 (21.11%) Terraform
5 9 (10.00%) Kibana
5 9 (10.00%) logstash
6 7 (7.78%) HAProxy
6 7 (7.78%) Nagios
7 6 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (4.44%) OpenNMS
9 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (4.44%) vCenter Server
9 4 (4.44%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.22%) Prometheus
10 2 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.11%) Packer
11 1 (1.11%) SCCM
11 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Google
2 17 (18.89%) VMware
3 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 11 (12.22%) Percona
6 10 (11.11%) Juniper
6 10 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.67%) New Relic
7 6 (6.67%) SaltStack
8 5 (5.56%) EMC
9 4 (4.44%) Cloudera
9 4 (4.44%) Dell
9 4 (4.44%) Hortonworks
9 4 (4.44%) NetApp
10 3 (3.33%) F5
10 3 (3.33%) Splunk
11 2 (2.22%) Aruba
12 1 (1.11%) Cisco
12 1 (1.11%) IBM
12 1 (1.11%) Veeam