Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 74 90
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 53 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.22% 2.73% 2.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.46% 34.82% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 22
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 259 112 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.74% 7.85% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 88 123
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,250 £33,925 £36,500
90th Percentile £68,975 £66,250 £58,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Cheltenham -2 21 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Gloucester -3 19 £51,500 +3.00% 3
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 38 (71.70%) Ansible
3 37 (69.81%) Bash Shell
4 35 (66.04%) Python
5 34 (64.15%) Kubernetes
6 31 (58.49%) Docker
6 31 (58.49%) Red Hat
7 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
7 22 (41.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (39.62%) DevOps
8 21 (39.62%) DV Cleared
9 20 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
11 18 (33.96%) Nagios
11 18 (33.96%) CentOS
12 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (32.08%) VMware
13 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
14 15 (28.30%) OpenShift
15 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
16 12 (22.64%) Terraform
17 11 (20.75%) Open Source
17 11 (20.75%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (20.75%) RHCE
17 11 (20.75%) MySQL
18 10 (18.87%) KVM
18 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
18 10 (18.87%) Ceph
18 10 (18.87%) oVirt
19 9 (16.98%) Deployment Automation

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (11.32%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) OpenShift
2 8 (15.09%) AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Azure
4 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 9 (16.98%) Big Data
3 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.66%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.98%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Ant
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) TestNG
5 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.32%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (35.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) VMware Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Technical Architect
8 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (7.55%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) LAMP
3 3 (5.66%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Cloud Native
3 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Clustering
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.89%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 18 (33.96%) CentOS
3 8 (15.09%) Debian
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Windows
5 6 (11.32%) Fedora
5 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (39.62%) DevOps
3 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
4 11 (20.75%) Open Source
5 9 (16.98%) Build Automation
5 9 (16.98%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (13.21%) Service Management
6 7 (13.21%) Task Automation
6 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.43%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (9.43%) High Availability
7 5 (9.43%) SDLC
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) Time Management
7 5 (9.43%) V-Model
7 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) Bash Shell
2 35 (66.04%) Python
3 8 (15.09%) Perl
4 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.32%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) C
6 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.77%) Go
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 21 (39.62%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) RHCE
4 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) CCNA
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.55%) CISSP
5 4 (7.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (7.55%) GIAC
5 4 (7.55%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (7.55%) MCSE
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.55%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (7.55%) SANS
5 4 (7.55%) SSCP
6 1 (1.89%) RHCA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Docker
2 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.75%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (18.87%) Ceph
4 10 (18.87%) KVM
4 10 (18.87%) oVirt
5 8 (15.09%) VirtualBox
6 6 (11.32%) Xen
7 5 (9.43%) NFS
7 5 (9.43%) Samba
8 3 (5.66%) Dovecot
8 3 (5.66%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 38 (71.70%) Ansible
2 34 (64.15%) Kubernetes
3 20 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (33.96%) Nagios
5 12 (22.64%) Terraform
6 9 (16.98%) vCenter Server
7 7 (13.21%) Check_MK
7 7 (13.21%) Grafana
8 6 (11.32%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (9.43%) OpenNMS
9 5 (9.43%) vRealize
9 5 (9.43%) ZABBIX
10 3 (5.66%) Galera Cluster
11 2 (3.77%) SCCM
12 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Red Hat
2 17 (32.08%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.43%) Cloudera
4 5 (9.43%) Dell
4 5 (9.43%) EMC
4 5 (9.43%) Google
4 5 (9.43%) Hortonworks
4 5 (9.43%) NetApp
4 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.66%) Scality
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle