Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 146 116
Rank change year-on-year +34 -30 +96
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 102 68 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.39% 1.65% 2.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.90% 19.77% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 93 44 94
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -1.71% +8.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £74,500 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 488 344 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.46% 8.36% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 377 246 358
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
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 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +10 53 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Watford +12 19 £53,750 +34.38% 2
Stevenage - 8 £27,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Welwyn Garden City -34 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead +9 1 £55,000 -24.14%
St Albans -4 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Royston - 1 £77,500 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 93 (91.18%) Linux
2 75 (73.53%) DevOps
3 62 (60.78%) Unix
4 56 (54.90%) Ansible
5 54 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (48.04%) Python
6 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (43.14%) Amazon AWS
7 44 (43.14%) Docker
8 38 (37.25%) ITIL
9 35 (34.31%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 35 (34.31%) Degree
10 31 (30.39%) Computer Science
10 31 (30.39%) Oracle
11 30 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (26.47%) Java
12 27 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (26.47%) OpenStack
13 25 (24.51%) Google
14 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
15 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 22 (21.57%) Jenkins
15 22 (21.57%) Kubernetes
15 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
15 22 (21.57%) VMware
15 22 (21.57%) Retail
16 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (19.61%) SOA
17 20 (19.61%) IBM

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 27 (26.47%) OpenStack
2 19 (18.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (14.71%) GlassFish
4 11 (10.78%) Tomcat
5 10 (9.80%) Mule
5 10 (9.80%) Mule ESB
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.90%) JBoss
8 5 (4.90%) MQSeries
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (4.90%) WebLogic
8 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.96%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.96%) Confluence
10 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.96%) nginx
11 1 (0.98%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 44 (43.14%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (19.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (9.80%) Boomi
5 8 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (7.84%) Office 365
6 6 (5.88%) SaaS
7 5 (4.90%) IaaS
8 4 (3.92%) PaaS
8 4 (3.92%) Trello
9 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.96%) Stackdriver
9 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.98%) Akamai
10 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.98%) Serverless
10 1 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 16 (15.69%) DNS
3 9 (8.82%) HTTP
4 8 (7.84%) DHCP
4 8 (7.84%) Kerberos
4 8 (7.84%) VPN
5 7 (6.86%) SAN
6 6 (5.88%) Internet
7 5 (4.90%) Firewall
7 5 (4.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.96%) SSL
8 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.96%) Wireless
9 1 (0.98%) 802.11
9 1 (0.98%) DWDM
9 1 (0.98%) LAN
9 1 (0.98%) MPLS
9 1 (0.98%) SNMP
9 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.90%) Big Data
5 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.96%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.96%) MySQL
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.98%) DB2
8 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.80%) JIRA
4 9 (8.82%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.86%) Subversion
6 6 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 6 (5.88%) MSTest
6 6 (5.88%) NUnit
6 6 (5.88%) Selenium
6 6 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.92%) VersionOne
8 3 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.98%) Codeship
General
1 22 (21.57%) Retail
2 10 (9.80%) Advertising
3 6 (5.88%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 4 (3.92%) French Language
4 4 (3.92%) German Language
4 4 (3.92%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (26.47%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (22.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 22 (21.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Python Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Architect
10 7 (6.86%) Integration Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.88%) ASP Developer
11 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) Middleware
2 14 (13.73%) Velocity
3 10 (9.80%) Apache Camel
4 8 (7.84%) JSON
4 8 (7.84%) OAuth
5 7 (6.86%) .NET
5 7 (6.86%) SOAP
5 7 (6.86%) Web Services
6 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.88%) CSS
6 6 (5.88%) CSS3
6 6 (5.88%) HTML
6 6 (5.88%) HTML5
6 6 (5.88%) jQuery
6 6 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (5.88%) WSDL
6 6 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.39%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.69%) Private Cloud
3 14 (13.73%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (10.78%) Replication
5 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.84%) Public Cloud
7 7 (6.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (5.88%) User Experience
9 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (3.92%) Robotics
11 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.96%) BYOD
13 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.98%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 93 (91.18%) Linux
2 62 (60.78%) Unix
3 19 (18.63%) Windows
4 11 (10.78%) AIX
5 10 (9.80%) CentOS
5 10 (9.80%) CoreOS
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.86%) Debian
7 6 (5.88%) HPUX
7 6 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.96%) Android
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.98%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (73.53%) DevOps
2 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (37.25%) ITIL
4 35 (34.31%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 30 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (19.61%) SOA
9 18 (17.65%) Open Source
10 15 (14.71%) Coaching
10 15 (14.71%) Mentoring
11 14 (13.73%) Mathematics
11 14 (13.73%) Physics
12 13 (12.75%) Project Management
13 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 12 (11.76%) Test Automation
14 11 (10.78%) Agile Project Management
15 10 (9.80%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (9.80%) ITIL V3
15 10 (9.80%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) Python
2 27 (26.47%) Java
3 17 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 17 (16.67%) SQL
4 15 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 11 (10.78%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.78%) Ruby
6 9 (8.82%) Perl
7 6 (5.88%) C#
7 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.92%) XPath
8 4 (3.92%) XQuery
9 3 (2.94%) AWK
10 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (34.31%) Degree
2 20 (19.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.84%) CCNA
3 8 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.90%) AWS Certification
4 5 (4.90%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.96%) MCP
5 2 (1.96%) MCSE
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) GCP
2 8 (7.84%) SLA
3 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (43.14%) Docker
2 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (13.73%) Ceph
5 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 8 (7.84%) vSphere
7 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.94%) LXC
7 3 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.98%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 56 (54.90%) Ansible
2 54 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (21.57%) Kubernetes
4 12 (11.76%) Terraform
5 7 (6.86%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (3.92%) CA Service Virtualization
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.98%) Grafana
8 1 (0.98%) Nagios
8 1 (0.98%) Salt
8 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (30.39%) Oracle
2 25 (24.51%) Google
3 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (21.57%) VMware
5 20 (19.61%) IBM
6 12 (11.76%) NetApp
7 11 (10.78%) WSO2
8 10 (9.80%) Dell
8 10 (9.80%) MuleSoft
8 10 (9.80%) Talend
8 10 (9.80%) TIBCO
8 10 (9.80%) webMethods
9 8 (7.84%) Red Hat
9 8 (7.84%) SnapLogic
10 7 (6.86%) HP
11 6 (5.88%) Xamarin
12 4 (3.92%) CA
12 4 (3.92%) Green Hat
13 3 (2.94%) Aruba
13 3 (2.94%) Juniper