Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 140 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 +42 +9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 146 234 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.12% 2.20% 1.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.46% 20.28% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 150 144
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £43,250 £39,725 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 887 1,154 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.85% 10.87% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 667 805 636
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82% -0.53%
10th Percentile £26,900 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

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 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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 +45 91 £57,500 -11.54% 14
Cambridgeshire -8 38 £55,000 -8.33% 19
Suffolk 0 7 £60,000 +4.35%
Bedfordshire +6 4 £48,750 -15.22% 1
Essex +10 3 £50,000 +66.67%
Norfolk -5 3 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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.

1 128 (87.67%) Linux
2 115 (78.77%) Python
3 98 (67.12%) DevOps
4 89 (60.96%) Ansible
5 69 (47.26%) Opscode Chef
5 69 (47.26%) Bash Shell
6 63 (43.15%) AWS
7 58 (39.73%) Docker
8 56 (38.36%) Ruby
9 54 (36.99%) CentOS
10 50 (34.25%) TCP/IP
10 50 (34.25%) DNS
10 50 (34.25%) GCP
10 50 (34.25%) Jenkins
11 49 (33.56%) Kubernetes
12 48 (32.88%) Perl
13 44 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (30.14%) Git (software)
14 42 (28.77%) PowerShell
15 39 (26.71%) VMware
16 38 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (25.34%) Google
17 37 (25.34%) Sonatype Nexus
17 37 (25.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 32 (21.92%) Terraform
18 32 (21.92%) Ubuntu
18 32 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 32 (21.92%) Azure
19 31 (21.23%) Configuration Management
19 31 (21.23%) Microservices

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 27 (18.49%) nginx
2 20 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (13.01%) OpenStack
4 15 (10.27%) Tomcat
5 13 (8.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (8.90%) CloudStack
6 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.42%) Apache
8 2 (1.37%) IIS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.68%) JBoss
9 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 63 (43.15%) AWS
2 50 (34.25%) GCP
3 32 (21.92%) Azure
4 22 (15.07%) IaaS
5 20 (13.70%) SaaS
6 15 (10.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (9.59%) PaaS
8 13 (8.90%) DigitalOcean
8 13 (8.90%) Heroku
8 13 (8.90%) Office 365
9 10 (6.85%) OpenShift
10 9 (6.16%) OneDrive
11 8 (5.48%) Stackdriver
12 6 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
14 2 (1.37%) AWS CodePipeline
15 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.25%) DNS
1 50 (34.25%) TCP/IP
2 21 (14.38%) Firewall
3 19 (13.01%) DHCP
4 15 (10.27%) VPN
5 14 (9.59%) HTTP
6 12 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (7.53%) SMTP
8 10 (6.85%) SNMP
9 9 (6.16%) BIG-IP
9 9 (6.16%) FabricPath
9 9 (6.16%) SAN
9 9 (6.16%) SSL
9 9 (6.16%) VLAN
10 6 (4.11%) HTTPS
11 5 (3.42%) Internet
12 2 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.37%) Network Security
12 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.68%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.86%) MongoDB
2 26 (17.81%) MySQL
3 21 (14.38%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.48%) MariaDB
7 7 (4.79%) Big Data
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) Impala
9 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 44 (30.14%) Git (software)
3 37 (25.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 28 (19.18%) Artifactory
5 9 (6.16%) GitLab
5 9 (6.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (6.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (4.79%) Gradle
6 7 (4.79%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.42%) Maven
7 5 (3.42%) Subversion
8 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Archiva
9 2 (1.37%) Clang
9 2 (1.37%) CMake
9 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.37%) JUnit
9 2 (1.37%) Pylint
9 2 (1.37%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.68%) CircleCI
General
1 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.05%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (43.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (30.82%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (19.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 29 (19.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 21 (14.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 19 (13.01%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (10.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (7.53%) Developer
10 10 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) Python Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) Technical Leader
11 9 (6.16%) Python Engineer
12 7 (4.79%) AWS DevOps
12 7 (4.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.79%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (4.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.64%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (10.96%) Kafka
3 13 (8.90%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (8.90%) Web Services
4 12 (8.22%) LDAP
5 5 (3.42%) HTML
6 4 (2.74%) CSS
6 4 (2.74%) Middleware
6 4 (2.74%) Node.js
6 4 (2.74%) XML
7 3 (2.05%) Django
7 3 (2.05%) JSON
7 3 (2.05%) LAMP
7 3 (2.05%) pytest
8 2 (1.37%) .NET
8 2 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (1.37%) NumPy
8 2 (1.37%) POSIX
8 2 (1.37%) REST
9 1 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (8.90%) Enterprise Cloud
1 13 (8.90%) Renewable Energy
1 13 (8.90%) Replication
2 12 (8.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.05%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.37%) PKI
5 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 128 (87.67%) Linux
2 54 (36.99%) CentOS
3 32 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (21.92%) Ubuntu
4 29 (19.86%) Windows
5 20 (13.70%) Debian
6 14 (9.59%) Windows Server
7 11 (7.53%) Unix
7 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.85%) SUSE
9 3 (2.05%) Fedora
10 2 (1.37%) Solaris
10 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (67.12%) DevOps
2 44 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (25.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 31 (21.23%) Configuration Management
5 31 (21.23%) Microservices
6 29 (19.86%) Infrastructure as Code
7 22 (15.07%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (15.07%) Test Automation
8 21 (14.38%) Infrastructure Automation
8 21 (14.38%) Software Engineering
9 18 (12.33%) Load Balancing
10 17 (11.64%) Performance Measurement
10 17 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (10.96%) High Availability
12 15 (10.27%) TDD
13 13 (8.90%) Network Design
13 13 (8.90%) Runbook
13 13 (8.90%) Unit Testing
14 12 (8.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 115 (78.77%) Python
2 69 (47.26%) Bash Shell
3 56 (38.36%) Ruby
4 48 (32.88%) Perl
5 42 (28.77%) PowerShell
6 21 (14.38%) Shell Script
7 19 (13.01%) Go
8 13 (8.90%) Java
9 11 (7.53%) SQL
10 9 (6.16%) PHP
11 7 (4.79%) C
12 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.74%) C++
14 2 (1.37%) C#
15 1 (0.68%) AWK
15 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) RHCE
2 12 (8.22%) LPIC
3 11 (7.53%) Degree
4 8 (5.48%) RHCT
5 7 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.74%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.05%) CCNA
7 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCNP
9 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 58 (39.73%) Docker
2 27 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.70%) Active Directory
4 19 (13.01%) Hyper-V
5 13 (8.90%) vSphere
6 10 (6.85%) VMware NSX
7 9 (6.16%) KVM
8 6 (4.11%) NFS
8 6 (4.11%) Samba
8 6 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.05%) iptables
9 3 (2.05%) LXC
9 3 (2.05%) Postfix
9 3 (2.05%) VirtualBox
9 3 (2.05%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.05%) Xen
10 2 (1.37%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.68%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 89 (60.96%) Ansible
2 69 (47.26%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (33.56%) Kubernetes
4 32 (21.92%) Terraform
5 15 (10.27%) Nagios
5 15 (10.27%) SCCM
5 15 (10.27%) SCOM
6 14 (9.59%) Kibana
6 14 (9.59%) logstash
6 14 (9.59%) Packer
7 13 (8.90%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (6.85%) vRealize
9 9 (6.16%) SCOrch
10 8 (5.48%) HAProxy
11 7 (4.79%) ZABBIX
12 4 (2.74%) Prometheus
12 4 (2.74%) vCenter Server
13 3 (2.05%) Munin
13 3 (2.05%) OpenNMS
14 2 (1.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (26.71%) VMware
2 37 (25.34%) Google
3 24 (16.44%) Microsoft
4 19 (13.01%) Red Hat
5 17 (11.64%) F5
6 15 (10.27%) SolarWinds
7 14 (9.59%) Percona
8 13 (8.90%) Rackspace
9 12 (8.22%) New Relic
10 10 (6.85%) Cisco
11 6 (4.11%) Juniper
12 4 (2.74%) Cloudera
12 4 (2.74%) Splunk
13 3 (2.05%) Citrix
13 3 (2.05%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.05%) Dell
13 3 (2.05%) EMC
13 3 (2.05%) Hortonworks
13 3 (2.05%) NetApp
13 3 (2.05%) Oracle