Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 86 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 +29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 65 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.70% 2.91% 2.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.35% 38.58% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 30
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 336 127 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.11% 7.55% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 289 106 103
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,800 £31,125 £27,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £53,750
South West median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +6.25%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +30 30 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Gloucester -16 21 £55,000 +11.11% 2
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 60 (92.31%) Linux
2 54 (83.08%) Docker
3 45 (69.23%) Ansible
3 45 (69.23%) Bash Shell
4 40 (61.54%) Kubernetes
4 40 (61.54%) Python
5 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
6 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
6 28 (43.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
7 27 (41.54%) CentOS
8 25 (38.46%) VMware
9 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
9 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (33.85%) DV Cleared
10 22 (33.85%) Windows
11 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
12 20 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
13 19 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
14 18 (27.69%) Nagios
14 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
15 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (24.62%) DevOps
17 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (23.08%) JIRA
18 14 (21.54%) Service Management
18 14 (21.54%) Firewall
18 14 (21.54%) ITIL
18 14 (21.54%) Cisco

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 9 (13.85%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 4 (6.15%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.31%) OpenShift
4 4 (6.15%) Azure Stack
5 2 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.08%) SaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Firewall
2 13 (20.00%) VSAN
3 6 (9.23%) DNS
4 4 (6.15%) DHCP
4 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.08%) OSPF
5 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.08%) VLAN
6 1 (1.54%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) MySQL
2 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.77%) Big Data
4 4 (6.15%) MariaDB
4 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
3 15 (23.08%) JIRA
4 13 (20.00%) Subversion
5 6 (9.23%) Selenium
6 4 (6.15%) Ant
6 4 (6.15%) Maven
6 4 (6.15%) TestNG
6 4 (6.15%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (3.08%) CodeSonar
7 2 (3.08%) git-flow
7 2 (3.08%) Robot Framework
8 1 (1.54%) JUnit
8 1 (1.54%) Mockito
General
1 8 (12.31%) Games
2 4 (6.15%) Military
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (9.23%) LAMP
3 4 (6.15%) Apache NiFi
3 4 (6.15%) CGI
3 4 (6.15%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (4.62%) Java EE
4 3 (4.62%) Node.js
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.08%) Django
5 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.08%) REST
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.08%) STL
6 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.54%) JMS
6 1 (1.54%) JSF
6 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.62%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Cyberattack
5 2 (3.08%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 60 (92.31%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) CentOS
3 22 (33.85%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.85%) Debian
6 8 (12.31%) Fedora
6 8 (12.31%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.69%) Unix
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.08%) Android
9 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
3 16 (24.62%) DevOps
4 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.54%) ITIL
5 14 (21.54%) Service Management
6 13 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 13 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (18.46%) Open Source
8 11 (16.92%) Scrum
8 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.23%) SDLC
12 5 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
12 5 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (7.69%) High Availability
12 5 (7.69%) Task Automation
12 5 (7.69%) V-Model
12 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) Bash Shell
2 40 (61.54%) Python
3 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.92%) C
5 9 (13.85%) Java
5 9 (13.85%) Perl
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (3.08%) C#
8 2 (3.08%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) Go
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) Java 8
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
2 22 (33.85%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) RHCE
3 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 54 (83.08%) Docker
2 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (20.00%) VirtualBox
5 9 (13.85%) NFS
6 6 (9.23%) Xen
7 5 (7.69%) Samba
8 4 (6.15%) Ceph
8 4 (6.15%) Dovecot
8 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.15%) KVM
8 4 (6.15%) oVirt
8 4 (6.15%) Postfix
8 4 (6.15%) VMware NSX
9 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
9 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (69.23%) Ansible
2 40 (61.54%) Kubernetes
3 19 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (27.69%) Nagios
5 14 (21.54%) vRealize
6 13 (20.00%) SCCM
7 11 (16.92%) vCenter Server
8 9 (13.85%) Check_MK
8 9 (13.85%) Grafana
9 6 (9.23%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (9.23%) OpenNMS
9 6 (9.23%) ZABBIX
10 4 (6.15%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (6.15%) NetBackup
10 4 (6.15%) SCOrch
10 4 (6.15%) Terraform
10 4 (6.15%) WSUS
10 4 (6.15%) yum
11 3 (4.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.54%) Cisco
5 6 (9.23%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.69%) Cloudera
6 5 (7.69%) Dell
6 5 (7.69%) EMC
6 5 (7.69%) Hortonworks
6 5 (7.69%) NetApp
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle
7 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 4 (6.15%) Google
7 4 (6.15%) Scality
8 3 (4.62%) SAP
9 1 (1.54%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto