The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 73 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 30 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.41% 1.85% 1.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.79% 25.29% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 15
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 121 87 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 9.73% 7.34% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 61
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Puppet in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 54 (87.10%) Linux
2 51 (82.26%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (54.84%) Configuration Management
4 32 (51.61%) Python
5 30 (48.39%) Ansible
6 29 (46.77%) Windows
7 27 (43.55%) PowerShell
8 26 (41.94%) VMware
9 25 (40.32%) DevOps
10 24 (38.71%) Data Centre
10 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (32.26%) Bash Shell
11 20 (32.26%) Cisco
11 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
11 20 (32.26%) SAN
12 18 (29.03%) Citrix
13 17 (27.42%) Apache
13 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (25.81%) Ubuntu
14 16 (25.81%) Tomcat
14 16 (25.81%) WAN
15 15 (24.19%) Perl
15 15 (24.19%) MySQL
16 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
16 14 (22.58%) IIS
16 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
16 14 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (20.97%) High Availability
17 13 (20.97%) Root Cause Analysis

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (27.42%) Apache
2 16 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (22.58%) IIS
4 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
5 7 (11.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (11.29%) JBoss
5 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.52%) Office 365
4 5 (8.06%) SaaS
5 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) SAN
2 16 (25.81%) WAN
3 13 (20.97%) NAS
4 9 (14.52%) DHCP
4 9 (14.52%) DNS
4 9 (14.52%) iSCSI
5 7 (11.29%) Firewall
5 7 (11.29%) LAN
6 2 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) MySQL
2 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.68%) Subversion
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
3 5 (8.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.45%) GCC
4 4 (6.45%) MSI
4 4 (6.45%) NuGet
4 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.61%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (14.52%) Games
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Administrator
2 14 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Web Services
2 11 (17.74%) LAMP
3 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (6.45%) React
3 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (4.84%) CSS
4 3 (4.84%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) .NET
6 1 (1.61%) Ajax
6 1 (1.61%) CSS3
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) Blackberry
2 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 7 (11.29%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 54 (87.10%) Linux
2 29 (46.77%) Windows
3 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (25.81%) Ubuntu
5 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
6 13 (20.97%) Unix
7 7 (11.29%) AIX
8 3 (4.84%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Configuration Management
2 25 (40.32%) DevOps
3 14 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (20.97%) High Availability
4 13 (20.97%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (16.13%) IT Strategy
5 10 (16.13%) ITIL
5 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.90%) Open Source
7 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.29%) Identity Management
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (11.29%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.68%) Investment Management
8 6 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Python
2 27 (43.55%) PowerShell
3 20 (32.26%) Bash Shell
4 15 (24.19%) Perl
5 11 (17.74%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) Ruby
7 7 (11.29%) C
7 7 (11.29%) PHP
8 5 (8.06%) Java
9 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.45%) VBScript
10 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) AWS Certification
1 4 (6.45%) CISSP
2 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.74%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (14.52%) XenApp
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (11.29%) RHEV
5 7 (11.29%) XenDesktop
6 5 (8.06%) vSphere
7 4 (6.45%) Docker
8 1 (1.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 51 (82.26%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (48.39%) Ansible
3 8 (12.90%) Rundeck
4 7 (11.29%) Capistrano
4 7 (11.29%) Check_MK
4 7 (11.29%) Control-M
4 7 (11.29%) Nagios
4 7 (11.29%) SCCM
4 7 (11.29%) SCOM
4 7 (11.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (11.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (11.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Packer
5 5 (8.06%) yum
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (6.45%) PowerCLI
7 3 (4.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Cisco
3 18 (29.03%) Citrix
4 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.97%) Perforce
5 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
6 9 (14.52%) Brocade
6 9 (14.52%) CA
6 9 (14.52%) Percona
6 9 (14.52%) Riverbed
6 9 (14.52%) Symantec
6 9 (14.52%) Varonis
7 7 (11.29%) EMC
7 7 (11.29%) F5
7 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
8 4 (6.45%) Google
9 3 (4.84%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
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