Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 81 88
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 53 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.01% 2.48% 2.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.29% 30.00% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 41
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.55% +10.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,450 £32,750
90th Percentile £81,000 £65,375 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 249 180 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.43% 8.25% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 149 105 156
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +14.10%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 43 (81.13%) DevOps
2 42 (79.25%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (75.47%) Ansible
4 39 (73.58%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (56.60%) Linux
6 29 (54.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (52.83%) Jenkins
8 22 (41.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (41.51%) GCP
9 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
10 20 (37.74%) Windows
10 20 (37.74%) Terraform
11 19 (35.85%) Docker
11 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (33.96%) Python
12 18 (33.96%) Unix
12 18 (33.96%) Rundeck
13 17 (32.08%) GoCD
13 17 (32.08%) Consul
13 17 (32.08%) Subversion
14 16 (30.19%) Open Source
15 15 (28.30%) Ruby
15 15 (28.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
15 15 (28.30%) Splunk
16 14 (26.42%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (26.42%) JIRA
16 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (24.53%) Customer Engagement
17 13 (24.53%) ServiceNow

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 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 39 (73.58%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (54.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (41.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (13.21%) SaaS
5 6 (11.32%) IaaS
5 6 (11.32%) PaaS
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) LAN
3 3 (5.66%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (52.83%) Jenkins
2 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
3 17 (32.08%) GoCD
3 17 (32.08%) Subversion
4 15 (28.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (26.42%) JIRA
5 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (24.53%) IBM UrbanCode
6 13 (24.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (5.66%) Maven
9 2 (3.77%) GCC
9 2 (3.77%) Hudson
10 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.89%) Mocha
10 1 (1.89%) MSI
10 1 (1.89%) NuGet
10 1 (1.89%) Protractor
10 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Consultant
2 17 (32.08%) Senior DevOps
3 14 (26.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) DevOps Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (7.55%) Digital Transformation Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Transformation Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.66%) React
3 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Flex
3 2 (3.77%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) RESTful
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Swagger
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Fintech
2 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) Unix
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) DevOps
2 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (30.19%) Open Source
4 15 (28.30%) Configuration Management
5 14 (26.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (24.53%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (24.53%) Microservices
7 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.66%) High Availability
11 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.66%) Network Design
11 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Python
2 15 (28.30%) Ruby
3 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
3 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CCIE
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) GCP
2 8 (15.09%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) vCloud
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (79.25%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (75.47%) Ansible
3 20 (37.74%) Terraform
4 18 (33.96%) Rundeck
5 17 (32.08%) Consul
6 8 (15.09%) Kubernetes
7 4 (7.55%) Nagios
8 3 (5.66%) Capistrano
9 2 (3.77%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (3.77%) Packer
9 2 (3.77%) yum
10 1 (1.89%) Cacti
10 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.89%) PowerCLI
10 1 (1.89%) SCCM
10 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Splunk
2 13 (24.53%) RedGate
2 13 (24.53%) ServiceNow
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.66%) Perforce
6 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.77%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.77%) Varonis
7 1 (1.89%) Charles River