Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 131 124
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 +47
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 97 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.40% 2.11% 2.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.64% 23.47% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 90
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £43,250 £36,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +7.32%

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 494 375 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.22% 8.99% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 377 293 307
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Hatfield +18 52 £65,000 +13.04% 6
Watford -6 17 £82,500 +100.00% 1
Stevenage - 6 £32,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -2 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Welwyn Garden City -35 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Royston - 1 £77,500 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 87 (89.69%) Linux
2 70 (72.16%) Unix
3 63 (64.95%) DevOps
4 53 (54.64%) Python
5 51 (52.58%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (49.48%) Ansible
7 45 (46.39%) Docker
8 41 (42.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 38 (39.18%) OpenStack
10 37 (38.14%) Java
11 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
12 34 (35.05%) VMware
13 31 (31.96%) ITIL
14 30 (30.93%) Oracle
15 29 (29.90%) TCP/IP
16 28 (28.87%) Shell Script
16 28 (28.87%) Degree
16 28 (28.87%) GlassFish
17 26 (26.80%) VMware ESXi
17 26 (26.80%) Windows
18 25 (25.77%) Problem-Solving
19 24 (24.74%) Kubernetes
20 23 (23.71%) Replication
20 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
21 22 (22.68%) PowerShell
21 22 (22.68%) DNS
22 21 (21.65%) Retail
22 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Azure

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 38 (39.18%) OpenStack
2 28 (28.87%) GlassFish
3 15 (15.46%) JBoss
3 15 (15.46%) MQSeries
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (15.46%) WebLogic
3 15 (15.46%) WebSphere
4 14 (14.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.12%) Confluence
6 4 (4.12%) nginx
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (21.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (17.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (15.46%) IaaS
5 13 (13.40%) SaaS
6 11 (11.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (11.34%) PaaS
7 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (4.12%) Stackdriver
8 3 (3.09%) Office 365
9 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.03%) Serverless
10 1 (1.03%) Slack
10 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.90%) TCP/IP
2 22 (22.68%) DNS
3 16 (16.49%) SAN
3 16 (16.49%) VPN
4 14 (14.43%) Internet
4 14 (14.43%) Reverse Proxy
5 12 (12.37%) Firewall
6 6 (6.19%) DHCP
7 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.06%) Wireless
8 1 (1.03%) SSL
8 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.12%) Big Data
3 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.28%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.15%) JIRA
3 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.09%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.06%) Subversion
6 1 (1.03%) Codeship
6 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.03%) MSTest
6 1 (1.03%) NUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (21.65%) Retail
2 12 (12.37%) French Language
2 12 (12.37%) German Language
2 12 (12.37%) Swedish Language
3 6 (6.19%) Finance
4 5 (5.15%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (37.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (25.77%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (21.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 21 (21.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 17 (17.53%) Architect
5 16 (16.49%) Python Engineer
6 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (14.43%) Administrator
8 9 (9.28%) Lead Architect
8 9 (9.28%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (8.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (7.22%) DBA
10 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 7 (7.22%) Team Leader
10 7 (7.22%) Unix Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) Velocity
2 16 (16.49%) Web Services
3 15 (15.46%) ActiveMQ
3 15 (15.46%) EJB
3 15 (15.46%) EJB 3.0
3 15 (15.46%) HornetQ
3 15 (15.46%) Java EE
3 15 (15.46%) Java SE
3 15 (15.46%) JMS
3 15 (15.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.09%) REST
5 2 (2.06%) .NET
5 2 (2.06%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.03%) CSS
6 1 (1.03%) HTML5
6 1 (1.03%) Middleware
6 1 (1.03%) Node.js
6 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Replication
2 20 (20.62%) Computer Science
3 15 (15.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (15.46%) Private Cloud
4 14 (14.43%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (11.34%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.12%) Robotics
8 2 (2.06%) BYOD
8 2 (2.06%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (89.69%) Linux
2 70 (72.16%) Unix
3 26 (26.80%) Windows
4 13 (13.40%) AIX
5 11 (11.34%) CoreOS
6 9 (9.28%) Debian
7 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
8 6 (6.19%) HPUX
8 6 (6.19%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.15%) CentOS
10 2 (2.06%) Android
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.03%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) DevOps
2 41 (42.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (31.96%) ITIL
5 25 (25.77%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
6 18 (18.56%) Physics
7 17 (17.53%) Deployment Automation
7 17 (17.53%) Migration
8 15 (15.46%) SOA
9 14 (14.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (14.43%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 11 (11.34%) Presales
12 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
13 8 (8.25%) Line Management
13 8 (8.25%) Microservices
14 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
15 6 (6.19%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) Python
2 37 (38.14%) Java
3 28 (28.87%) Shell Script
4 23 (23.71%) Bash Shell
5 22 (22.68%) PowerShell
6 13 (13.40%) AWK
7 12 (12.37%) Ruby
8 9 (9.28%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.03%) C#
10 1 (1.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.03%) SQL
10 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Degree
2 19 (19.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (11.34%) AWS Certification
4 9 (9.28%) Master's Degree
5 5 (5.15%) CCNA
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.03%) MCP
6 1 (1.03%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) HIPAA
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (46.39%) Docker
2 26 (26.80%) VMware ESXi
3 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (18.56%) Ceph
5 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
6 9 (9.28%) vSphere
7 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
8 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (52.58%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (49.48%) Ansible
3 24 (24.74%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.22%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (4.12%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.09%) Terraform
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.06%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.03%) Grafana
8 1 (1.03%) Nagios
8 1 (1.03%) Salt
8 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.03%) vRealize
8 1 (1.03%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) VMware
2 30 (30.93%) Oracle
3 19 (19.59%) IBM
4 16 (16.49%) NetApp
5 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.37%) Google
7 7 (7.22%) HP
8 4 (4.12%) New Relic
8 4 (4.12%) Percona
8 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.06%) Apple
9 2 (2.06%) Aruba
9 2 (2.06%) Avaya
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco
9 2 (2.06%) Dell
9 2 (2.06%) Juniper
9 2 (2.06%) Siemens
9 2 (2.06%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.06%) Veeam