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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 79 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 32 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.89% 1.13% 2.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.96% 20.55% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 17
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

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 89 73 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.03% 5.52% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 39
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 51 (79.69%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (71.88%) Linux
3 33 (51.56%) DevOps
4 30 (46.88%) Ansible
4 30 (46.88%) Windows
5 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (40.63%) VMware
7 24 (37.50%) Python
8 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
9 22 (34.38%) MySQL
9 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
10 19 (29.69%) Configuration Management
11 18 (28.13%) Cisco
12 17 (26.56%) Apache
12 17 (26.56%) Web Services
12 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
13 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
13 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
13 15 (23.44%) IIS
14 14 (21.88%) Java
14 14 (21.88%) WAN
14 14 (21.88%) Citrix
14 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
15 13 (20.31%) NAS
15 13 (20.31%) Open Source
15 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (20.31%) SAN
16 12 (18.75%) Ruby
16 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Top Related 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 (26.56%) Apache
2 15 (23.44%) IIS
2 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (9.38%) nginx
5 5 (7.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.81%) JBoss
5 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.69%) Confluence
7 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Office 365
4 4 (6.25%) IaaS
5 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.69%) SaaS
6 2 (3.13%) G Suite
6 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) WAN
2 13 (20.31%) NAS
2 13 (20.31%) SAN
3 9 (14.06%) iSCSI
4 8 (12.50%) DHCP
4 8 (12.50%) DNS
4 8 (12.50%) Firewall
5 5 (7.81%) LAN
6 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) MySQL
2 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) Ant
4 3 (4.69%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.13%) GCC
5 2 (3.13%) MSI
5 2 (3.13%) NuGet
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.56%) git-flow
6 1 (1.56%) GoCD
6 1 (1.56%) Grunt
6 1 (1.56%) gulp
General
1 11 (17.19%) Games
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Administrator
3 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (6.25%) Developer
6 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 9 (14.06%) LAMP
2 9 (14.06%) React
3 7 (10.94%) CSS
3 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (7.81%) .NET
6 4 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.13%) Node.js
7 2 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (1.56%) Ajax
8 1 (1.56%) CSS3
8 1 (1.56%) HTML5
8 1 (1.56%) J2EE
8 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.13%) Fintech
3 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Linux
2 30 (46.88%) Windows
3 15 (23.44%) Ubuntu
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
4 12 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.81%) Unix
6 3 (4.69%) Debian
7 2 (3.13%) CentOS
7 2 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) DevOps
2 19 (29.69%) Configuration Management
3 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.31%) Open Source
5 9 (14.06%) High Availability
6 8 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.38%) IT Strategy
8 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) OO
9 4 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Python
2 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
3 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
4 14 (21.88%) Java
5 12 (18.75%) Ruby
6 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
6 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 6 (9.38%) Perl
7 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 4 (6.25%) C++
9 3 (4.69%) C#
10 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.13%) VBScript
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) RHCE
2 3 (4.69%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) NCDA
3 2 (3.13%) NCIE
3 2 (3.13%) VCAP
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.06%) Docker
3 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.25%) Varnish
6 4 (6.25%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) vCloud
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (79.69%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (46.88%) Ansible
3 7 (10.94%) Check_MK
3 7 (10.94%) Nagios
4 6 (9.38%) SCCM
5 5 (7.81%) SCOM
5 5 (7.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (7.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (6.25%) Capistrano
7 3 (4.69%) Packer
8 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (3.13%) PowerCLI
8 2 (3.13%) Terraform
8 2 (3.13%) vRealize
8 2 (3.13%) yum
9 1 (1.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) VMware
2 18 (28.13%) Cisco
3 14 (21.88%) Citrix
4 10 (15.63%) Perforce
4 10 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 9 (14.06%) Brocade
5 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.06%) Percona
5 9 (14.06%) Riverbed
6 7 (10.94%) Palo Alto
7 6 (9.38%) Google
8 5 (7.81%) CA
8 5 (7.81%) Symantec
8 5 (7.81%) Varonis
9 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.69%) F5
10 2 (3.13%) Dell
10 2 (3.13%) HP
10 2 (3.13%) NetApp
10 2 (3.13%) Remedy
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