Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 108 132
Rank change year-on-year +25 +24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 12 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.93% 1.04% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.91% 14.78% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Essex median annual salary £30,000 £55,000 £76,808
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.45% -28.39% +6.68%
10th Percentile £26,625 £30,288 £72,342
90th Percentile £62,250 £59,500 £84,181
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%

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 43 115 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.33% 7.06% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 98 77
Essex median annual salary £38,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.76% +8.82% -
10th Percentile £24,550 £30,276 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,750 £54,650 £61,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Harlow - 7 - -
Chelmsford +5 5 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Asset Management
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (58.33%) Brocade
3 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) Electronics
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) SCOM
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (58.33%) Service Management
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
3 7 (58.33%) Line Management

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:

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Assistant
2 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Asset Management
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Line Management
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-business
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) BitLocker
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (58.33%) PowerCLI
2 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 7 (58.33%) SCOM
3 3 (25.00%) Graphite
3 3 (25.00%) Graylog
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
1 7 (58.33%) Brocade
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) New Relic