The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 130 207
Rank change year-on-year +9 +77  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2262 2338 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.71% 2.52% 1.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.33% 29.20% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 2032 1471
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7458 8008 7938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.93% 8.64% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6065 6620 6306
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Puppet
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Puppet in England

Puppet
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in England

Puppet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 1219 £65,000 +4.00% 175
South East +34 326 £52,500 -1.86% 46
North West +44 232 £46,000 +2.22% 37
Yorkshire +7 193 £55,000 +29.41% 25
East of England -13 100 £50,000 -9.09% 18
South West +3 83 £50,000 +25.00% 16
West Midlands +28 64 £47,500 -13.63% 13
East Midlands +24 21 £52,500 -4.54% 6
North East +23 11 £40,325 +0.81% 1
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 2881 (71.28%) Linux
2 2760 (68.28%) DevOps
3 2502 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2194 (54.28%) Ansible
5 2039 (50.45%) Python
6 1805 (44.66%) Amazon AWS
7 1612 (39.88%) Jenkins
8 1504 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
9 1443 (35.70%) Docker
10 1277 (31.59%) Bash Shell
11 1273 (31.49%) Configuration Management
12 1172 (29.00%) Continuous Integration
13 1127 (27.88%) Java
14 1079 (26.69%) Ruby
15 1059 (26.20%) Git (software)
16 894 (22.12%) Unix
17 872 (21.57%) Windows
18 824 (20.39%) Perl
19 786 (19.45%) Microsoft Azure
20 779 (19.27%) MySQL
21 710 (17.57%) VMware
22 671 (16.60%) Red Hat
23 660 (16.33%) Finance
24 651 (16.11%) SQL
25 610 (15.09%) Scrum
26 592 (14.65%) PowerShell
27 575 (14.23%) Apache
28 545 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 537 (13.29%) Open Source
30 515 (12.74%) Nagios

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 575 (14.23%) Apache
2 490 (12.12%) OpenStack
3 405 (10.02%) Tomcat
4 260 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
5 258 (6.38%) nginx
6 256 (6.33%) IIS
7 196 (4.85%) WebSphere
8 195 (4.82%) JBoss
9 186 (4.60%) WebLogic
10 175 (4.33%) Apache Spark
11 128 (3.17%) CloudStack
12 109 (2.70%) Confluence
12 109 (2.70%) Jetty
13 103 (2.55%) Apache Solr
14 58 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 51 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
16 50 (1.24%) CMS
17 46 (1.14%) SharePoint
18 38 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
19 28 (0.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.17%) Campfire
3 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.099%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.049%) HipChat
6 1 (0.025%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.025%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 95 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
5 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.12%) Magento
6 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.074%) SessionCam
8 2 (0.049%) Actimize
8 2 (0.049%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.025%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.025%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.025%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1805 (44.66%) Amazon AWS
2 786 (19.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 275 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 230 (5.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 185 (4.58%) PaaS
6 175 (4.33%) SaaS
7 174 (4.30%) IaaS
8 167 (4.13%) Amazon EC2
9 156 (3.86%) GitHub
10 127 (3.14%) Amazon S3
11 68 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
12 66 (1.63%) Office 365
13 62 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
14 60 (1.48%) OpenShift
15 52 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 49 (1.21%) CloudBees
17 37 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
18 33 (0.82%) Route 53
19 29 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 26 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 347 (8.58%) DNS
2 340 (8.41%) Firewall
3 234 (5.79%) TCP/IP
4 219 (5.42%) Internet
5 143 (3.54%) SAN
6 139 (3.44%) HTTP
7 134 (3.32%) LDAP
8 116 (2.87%) DHCP
9 98 (2.42%) VPN
10 97 (2.40%) LAN
11 91 (2.25%) WAN
12 84 (2.08%) NAS
13 66 (1.63%) VLAN
14 63 (1.56%) Network Security
14 63 (1.56%) SNMP
15 62 (1.53%) BGP
15 62 (1.53%) Kerberos
16 61 (1.51%) SSL
17 46 (1.14%) SMTP
18 43 (1.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 779 (19.27%) MySQL
2 406 (10.04%) SQL Server
3 385 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 378 (9.35%) NoSQL
5 276 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
6 272 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 272 (6.73%) Big Data
7 260 (6.43%) Hadoop
8 168 (4.16%) Redis
8 168 (4.16%) Relational Database
9 98 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
10 94 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 83 (2.05%) Couchbase
12 79 (1.95%) Riak
13 45 (1.11%) HBase
13 45 (1.11%) Oracle Database
14 40 (0.99%) MariaDB
15 39 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 38 (0.94%) InfluxDB
17 26 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1612 (39.88%) Jenkins
2 1059 (26.20%) Git (software)
3 420 (10.39%) TeamCity
4 391 (9.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 354 (8.76%) JIRA
6 337 (8.34%) Subversion
7 326 (8.07%) Vagrant
8 299 (7.40%) Maven
9 247 (6.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 210 (5.20%) Selenium
11 201 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 198 (4.90%) Hudson
13 138 (3.41%) Ant
14 105 (2.60%) GoCD
15 103 (2.55%) Gradle
16 99 (2.45%) JUnit
17 94 (2.33%) MSBuild
18 93 (2.30%) Bitbucket
19 82 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
20 78 (1.93%) Artifactory
General
1 660 (16.33%) Finance
2 246 (6.09%) Banking
3 228 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 194 (4.80%) Marketing
5 188 (4.65%) Retail
6 167 (4.13%) Games
7 105 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 97 (2.40%) Electronics
9 62 (1.53%) Advertising
10 42 (1.04%) Online Betting
11 33 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 33 (0.82%) Law
12 18 (0.45%) Back Office
13 16 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.27%) Front Office
14 11 (0.27%) Publishing
15 9 (0.22%) Legal
15 9 (0.22%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.17%) Automotive
17 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1516 (37.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 521 (12.89%) Developer
3 514 (12.72%) Linux Engineer
4 443 (10.96%) Administrator
5 387 (9.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 357 (8.83%) Systems Administrator
7 323 (7.99%) Linux Administrator
8 300 (7.42%) AWS Engineer
9 276 (6.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 270 (6.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 264 (6.53%) Architect
12 237 (5.86%) AWS DevOps
13 228 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
14 227 (5.62%) Cloud Engineer
15 220 (5.44%) Senior DevOps
16 204 (5.05%) Java Developer
17 190 (4.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 185 (4.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 169 (4.18%) Consultant
20 163 (4.03%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (11.28%) Web Services
2 386 (9.55%) .NET
3 286 (7.08%) LAMP
4 260 (6.43%) Node.js
5 214 (5.29%) AngularJS
6 211 (5.22%) Elastic Stack
7 208 (5.15%) HTML
8 174 (4.30%) CSS
9 173 (4.28%) REST
10 156 (3.86%) Spring
11 141 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
12 134 (3.32%) Kafka
13 130 (3.22%) RESTful
14 121 (2.99%) React
15 102 (2.52%) JSON
16 100 (2.47%) LEMP Stack
17 97 (2.40%) Middleware
18 93 (2.30%) XML
19 87 (2.15%) ActiveMQ
20 86 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 207 (5.12%) Data Centre
2 192 (4.75%) Public Cloud
3 191 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 139 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
5 117 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 108 (2.67%) Fintech
7 105 (2.60%) Private Cloud
8 90 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 82 (2.03%) Clustering
10 81 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 79 (1.95%) User Experience
12 72 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
13 67 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
14 65 (1.61%) Replication
15 49 (1.21%) iPad
16 45 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 38 (0.94%) Online Games
18 35 (0.87%) Mobile App
19 29 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
19 29 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2881 (71.28%) Linux
2 894 (22.12%) Unix
3 872 (21.57%) Windows
4 545 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 448 (11.08%) CentOS
6 398 (9.85%) Ubuntu
7 299 (7.40%) Windows Server
8 197 (4.87%) Debian
9 139 (3.44%) Solaris
10 85 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 72 (1.78%) CoreOS
12 61 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 45 (1.11%) AIX
14 44 (1.09%) Android
15 42 (1.04%) SUSE
16 41 (1.01%) Apple iOS
17 40 (0.99%) Mac OS X
18 31 (0.77%) VMS
19 19 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2760 (68.28%) DevOps
2 1504 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 1273 (31.49%) Configuration Management
4 1172 (29.00%) Continuous Integration
5 610 (15.09%) Scrum
6 537 (13.29%) Open Source
7 489 (12.10%) TDD
8 477 (11.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 364 (9.01%) Software Engineering
10 359 (8.88%) Test Automation
11 345 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 309 (7.64%) Mentoring
13 283 (7.00%) Microservices
14 259 (6.41%) Kanban
15 255 (6.31%) High Availability
16 246 (6.09%) ITIL
17 213 (5.27%) BDD
18 187 (4.63%) SDLC
19 181 (4.48%) DSDM
20 176 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2039 (50.45%) Python
2 1277 (31.59%) Bash Shell
3 1127 (27.88%) Java
4 1079 (26.69%) Ruby
5 824 (20.39%) Perl
6 651 (16.11%) SQL
7 592 (14.65%) PowerShell
8 479 (11.85%) PHP
9 422 (10.44%) JavaScript
10 358 (8.86%) Shell Script
11 311 (7.69%) C#
12 251 (6.21%) Go
13 187 (4.63%) C++
14 128 (3.17%) Scala
15 103 (2.55%) Groovy
16 75 (1.86%) C
17 47 (1.16%) Korn
18 33 (0.82%) Jython
19 27 (0.67%) PL/SQL
20 25 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 352 (8.71%) Degree
2 147 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 131 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 62 (1.53%) RHCE
5 52 (1.29%) AWS Certification
5 52 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 33 (0.82%) CCNA
8 33 (0.82%) CCNP
9 30 (0.74%) RHCSA
10 26 (0.64%) DV Cleared
11 24 (0.59%) CISSP
12 20 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (0.47%) CISM
14 18 (0.45%) PMI Certification
15 17 (0.42%) CISA
15 17 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
16 15 (0.37%) Master's Degree
17 14 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (4.21%) QA
2 95 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 63 (1.56%) SLA
4 33 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.74%) GCP
6 24 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
7 14 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 9 (0.22%) COBIT
9 9 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.074%) DICOM
10 3 (0.074%) HL7
11 2 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.025%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.025%) PMO
12 1 (0.025%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1443 (35.70%) Docker
2 433 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 227 (5.62%) Active Directory
4 213 (5.27%) Xen
5 182 (4.50%) vSphere
6 161 (3.98%) Hyper-V
7 132 (3.27%) XenServer
8 122 (3.02%) KVM
9 95 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
10 88 (2.18%) NFS
11 87 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
12 63 (1.56%) Varnish
13 62 (1.53%) VirtualBox
14 33 (0.82%) iptables
15 31 (0.77%) LXC
16 30 (0.74%) vCloud
17 28 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 28 (0.69%) etcd
18 27 (0.67%) flannel
19 26 (0.64%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2502 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2194 (54.28%) Ansible
3 515 (12.74%) Nagios
4 504 (12.47%) Kubernetes
5 442 (10.94%) Terraform
6 316 (7.82%) Salt
7 156 (3.86%) ZABBIX
8 136 (3.36%) logstash
9 132 (3.27%) Graphite
9 132 (3.27%) Mesos
10 131 (3.24%) Cobbler
11 102 (2.52%) Kibana
12 100 (2.47%) Tivoli
13 98 (2.42%) CFEngine
14 81 (2.00%) Packer
15 78 (1.93%) Grafana
16 60 (1.48%) HAProxy
17 57 (1.41%) Consul
18 51 (1.26%) SCCM
19 46 (1.14%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 710 (17.57%) VMware
2 671 (16.60%) Red Hat
3 485 (12.00%) Oracle
4 414 (10.24%) Microsoft
5 306 (7.57%) Google
6 213 (5.27%) SaltStack
7 197 (4.87%) Cisco
8 175 (4.33%) Splunk
9 161 (3.98%) New Relic
10 115 (2.85%) HP
11 110 (2.72%) EnterpriseDB
11 110 (2.72%) IBM
12 109 (2.70%) AppDynamics
13 103 (2.55%) SAP
14 91 (2.25%) Rackspace
15 71 (1.76%) Atlassian
15 71 (1.76%) EMC
16 62 (1.53%) Juniper
17 59 (1.46%) CA
18 57 (1.41%) NetApp
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