Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 129 137
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 19 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.35% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.10% 7.03% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 8
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £66,000 £72,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -8.33% +60.00%
10th Percentile £31,836 £46,750 £70,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £81,723 £73,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +12.82% +2.63%

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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 105 128 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.47% 6.27% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 99 95 85
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,150 £32,900 £23,900
90th Percentile £56,900 £71,100 £70,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Essex

Puppet
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Essex

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Essex over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Essex

Puppet
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Essex region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Chelmsford - 9 £55,500 -
Colchester - 3 £62,500 -
Southend-on-Sea +5 2 £31,217 -52.70% 2
Harlow - 2 £46,000 -
Saffron Walden +2 1 £35,000 -27.84%
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 12 (63.16%) DevOps
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Deployment
4 10 (52.63%) Hudson
4 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
4 10 (52.63%) JUnit
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) CMDB
5 9 (47.37%) PyUnit
5 9 (47.37%) vCloud
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (47.37%) SDLC
6 8 (42.11%) Ansible
6 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Python
8 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
9 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
10 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Measurement

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 10 (52.63%) Hudson
2 10 (52.63%) JUnit
2 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
3 9 (47.37%) PyUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Configuration Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Debian
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) VyOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 12 (63.16%) DevOps
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (47.37%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Measurement
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) vCloud
4 2 (10.53%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Ansible
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Software AG
3 1 (5.26%) webMethods