Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 109 147
Rank change year-on-year -4 +38 -21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 58 120 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.84% 2.44% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.57% 22.14% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 83 54
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - 0.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £52,000 £32,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 398 542 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.60% 11.01% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 286 407 297
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £33,100
90th Percentile £71,800 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Watford -10 19 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Harpenden - 8 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City +6 7 - -
Stevenage -1 6 £54,000 +96.36% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +17 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Hatfield -2 2 £66,250 +10.42%
Rickmansworth - 1 £80,000 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (70.69%) VMware
3 40 (68.97%) Python
4 34 (58.62%) DNS
5 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (55.17%) Perl
7 31 (53.45%) SMTP
8 30 (51.72%) Bash Shell
9 29 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (44.83%) Degree
10 26 (44.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 24 (41.38%) Ansible
11 24 (41.38%) DevOps
12 23 (39.66%) iptables
12 23 (39.66%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (39.66%) VMware Server
12 23 (39.66%) Postfix
12 23 (39.66%) NFS
12 23 (39.66%) Apache
12 23 (39.66%) LAMP
12 23 (39.66%) Samba
12 23 (39.66%) Internet
13 22 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (25.86%) SaaS
14 15 (25.86%) CentOS
14 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
15 14 (24.14%) Docker
15 14 (24.14%) Kubernetes
16 12 (20.69%) RHCE
17 11 (18.97%) SLA

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 23 (39.66%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.86%) SaaS
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (17.24%) OpenShift
5 8 (13.79%) IaaS
6 7 (12.07%) Office 365
7 5 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (6.90%) OneDrive
9 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.72%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 34 (58.62%) DNS
2 31 (53.45%) SMTP
3 23 (39.66%) Internet
4 8 (13.79%) HTTP
4 8 (13.79%) SAN
4 8 (13.79%) SNMP
5 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (6.90%) FabricPath
6 4 (6.90%) VLAN
7 3 (5.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) MySQL
2 8 (13.79%) MariaDB
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.72%) Cobertura
4 1 (1.72%) Codeship
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 22 (37.93%) Linux Specialist
2 18 (31.03%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (29.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (15.52%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Deployment Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) AWS DevOps
10 1 (1.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) LAMP
2 8 (13.79%) LDAP
3 2 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.72%) boto
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) OAuth
4 1 (1.72%) OpenID
4 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Replication
2 4 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (25.86%) CentOS
4 10 (17.24%) Debian
5 8 (13.79%) Windows
6 7 (12.07%) Ubuntu
7 6 (10.34%) Unix
8 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
9 4 (6.90%) SUSE
9 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.45%) Solaris
11 1 (1.72%) DC/OS
11 1 (1.72%) Kali Linux
11 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) DevOps
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (13.79%) Records Management
4 4 (6.90%) Change Control
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.90%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.72%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) Python
2 32 (55.17%) Perl
3 30 (51.72%) Bash Shell
4 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.34%) Ruby
7 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Go
8 2 (3.45%) Java
9 1 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 26 (44.83%) Degree
2 12 (20.69%) RHCE
3 9 (15.52%) LPIC
4 8 (13.79%) RHCT
5 3 (5.17%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) PhD
7 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (39.66%) iptables
2 23 (39.66%) NFS
2 23 (39.66%) Postfix
2 23 (39.66%) Samba
2 23 (39.66%) VMware Server
3 14 (24.14%) Docker
4 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
5 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
6 5 (8.62%) vSphere
7 4 (6.90%) KVM
7 4 (6.90%) VMware NSX
8 2 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (41.38%) Ansible
2 23 (39.66%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (24.14%) Kubernetes
4 7 (12.07%) SCCM
4 7 (12.07%) SCOM
5 6 (10.34%) Terraform
6 5 (8.62%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (8.62%) Nagios
7 4 (6.90%) Munin
7 4 (6.90%) SCOrch
7 4 (6.90%) vRealize
8 2 (3.45%) Nessus
9 1 (1.72%) Kibana
9 1 (1.72%) Mesos
9 1 (1.72%) Nmap
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.72%) Rancher
9 1 (1.72%) Sysdig
9 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) VMware
2 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Clearswift
4 4 (6.90%) F5
5 3 (5.17%) Google
6 2 (3.45%) New Relic
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.72%) Qualys
7 1 (1.72%) Splunk