Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 123 153
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 -14
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 13 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.92% 0.55% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.98% 8.03% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 0
Essex median annual salary £55,500 £48,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.43% - -
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.71% -3.00% -

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 93 137 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.60% 6.86% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 87 103 99
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,850 £31,498 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £63,500 £55,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 - 6 £56,750 -
Colchester - 2 £62,500 -
Harlow - 2 £46,000 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) JUnit
4 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (46.15%) CMDB
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) PyUnit
4 6 (46.15%) Hudson
4 6 (46.15%) vCloud
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Ansible
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Terraform
7 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Serverless
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Hudson
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
2 6 (46.15%) PyUnit
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) E-business
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Measurement
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) vCloud
4 2 (15.38%) Docker
4 2 (15.38%) KVM
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (38.46%) Ansible
3 3 (23.08%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Graphite
4 1 (7.69%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk