Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 162 152
Rank change year-on-year +51 -10 +28
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 41 99 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.73% 1.60% 2.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.36% 13.92% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 125
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £45,350 £43,750 £39,850
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +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 307 711 1,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.95% 11.49% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 237 525 814
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Essex +35 16 £52,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire +40 13 £70,000 +21.74% 7
Hertfordshire +34 9 £72,500 +45.00% 5
Suffolk +35 5 £72,500 +31.82% 1
Bedfordshire +33 2 £44,500 -15.24%
Norfolk +19 1 - -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 33 (80.49%) DevOps
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (63.41%) Python
4 22 (53.66%) Ansible
5 20 (48.78%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (46.34%) Terraform
7 18 (43.90%) Linux
8 16 (39.02%) Open Source
9 15 (36.59%) Azure
10 14 (34.15%) AWS
10 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
11 13 (31.71%) Docker
11 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
12 12 (29.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (29.27%) Unix
13 11 (26.83%) OpenStack
13 11 (26.83%) Cloud Native
13 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
14 10 (24.39%) Microservices
15 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
15 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
15 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
16 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure as Code
16 8 (19.51%) Degree
16 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
16 8 (19.51%) Node.js
17 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
17 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
17 7 (17.07%) Resource Management
17 7 (17.07%) Publishing

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 11 (26.83%) OpenStack
2 5 (12.20%) Camunda
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Azure
2 14 (34.15%) AWS
3 6 (14.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (14.63%) IaaS
4 5 (12.20%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (12.20%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (7.32%) GCP
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.88%) Office 365
6 2 (4.88%) SaaS
6 2 (4.88%) Serverless
7 1 (2.44%) Akamai
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.44%) GitHub
7 1 (2.44%) PaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) GitLab
4 5 (12.20%) Bitbucket
4 5 (12.20%) Robot Framework
4 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) Buildbot
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (17.07%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Azure DevOps
2 10 (24.39%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Automation Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Data Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Network Technical Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Python Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Design Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (9.76%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Node.js
2 6 (14.63%) Django
2 6 (14.63%) REST
3 5 (12.20%) Flask
3 5 (12.20%) OpenDaylight
4 2 (4.88%) React
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) Dropwizard
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Sensu
5 1 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
5 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Cloud Native
2 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (12.20%) Private Cloud
3 5 (12.20%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) DevOps
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Open Source
4 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
5 12 (29.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (24.39%) Microservices
7 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
8 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (17.07%) Resource Management
9 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (12.20%) Data Science
11 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
11 5 (12.20%) ETL
11 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (12.20%) ITIL
11 5 (12.20%) Logistics
11 5 (12.20%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (12.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) Go
2 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) R
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) Ansible
2 20 (48.78%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (46.34%) Terraform
4 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
5 5 (12.20%) Salt
6 4 (9.76%) Istio
6 4 (9.76%) Nagios
6 4 (9.76%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Arista
4 4 (9.76%) Dynatrace
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.88%) Splunk
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) New Relic
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle