Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 136 155
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 89 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.04% 1.95% 1.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.19% 25.29% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 87 88
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,001 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year 0.00% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £37,125 £40,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 401 344 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.20% 7.70% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 318 275 362
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,300 £77,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +16 37 £60,000 +2.13% 3
Watford +8 14 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -9 9 £45,000 -28.00% 2
St Albans - 8 £39,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -10 2 £37,500 -7.41% 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Hertford - 1 £62,500 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 71 (79.78%) Linux
2 56 (62.92%) Python
3 54 (60.67%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (59.55%) DevOps
5 51 (57.30%) Amazon AWS
6 50 (56.18%) Ansible
7 35 (39.33%) Unix
8 31 (34.83%) Docker
8 31 (34.83%) Open Source
9 30 (33.71%) Bash Shell
9 30 (33.71%) Kubernetes
10 26 (29.21%) Software Engineering
11 25 (28.09%) Ubuntu
11 25 (28.09%) Degree
11 25 (28.09%) Computer Science
11 25 (28.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 24 (26.97%) VMware
13 23 (25.84%) Java
14 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
14 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
15 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (20.22%) Google
16 18 (20.22%) Configuration Management
16 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (19.10%) CentOS
17 17 (19.10%) OpenStack
17 17 (19.10%) IBM
18 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
18 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
19 15 (16.85%) Jenkins

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 17 (19.10%) OpenStack
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.25%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 51 (57.30%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.24%) Office 365
4 8 (8.99%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (6.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (6.74%) Google App Engine
5 6 (6.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (6.74%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (5.62%) SaaS
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.37%) PaaS
7 3 (3.37%) Route 53
8 2 (2.25%) Akamai
8 2 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.25%) Serverless
8 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.24%) DNS
3 8 (8.99%) NAS
4 7 (7.87%) DHCP
4 7 (7.87%) Internet
5 4 (4.49%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) Firewall
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.25%) DMVPN
7 2 (2.25%) GLBP
7 2 (2.25%) IMAP
7 2 (2.25%) IPsec
7 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.25%) Multicast
7 2 (2.25%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.25%) Network Security
7 2 (2.25%) VLAN
7 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Data Mining
1 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
2 9 (10.11%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.87%) MySQL
4 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.85%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.36%) Subversion
4 10 (11.24%) Jasmine
4 10 (11.24%) MSTest
4 10 (11.24%) NUnit
4 10 (11.24%) Selenium
4 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (11.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (7.87%) Ant
5 7 (7.87%) Gradle
5 7 (7.87%) JIRA
5 7 (7.87%) Maven
6 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (15.73%) Retail
2 10 (11.24%) Advertising
2 10 (11.24%) Marketing
3 9 (10.11%) Finance
4 3 (3.37%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Systems Engineer
2 20 (22.47%) Linux Engineer
3 18 (20.22%) Administrator
4 16 (17.98%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (14.61%) Developer
5 13 (14.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (10.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (10.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (8.99%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Unix Administrator
9 7 (7.87%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.74%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) HTML
2 10 (11.24%) .NET
2 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
2 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (11.24%) CSS
2 10 (11.24%) CSS3
2 10 (11.24%) HTML5
2 10 (11.24%) jQuery
2 10 (11.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (7.87%) Web Services
4 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (5.62%) Middleware
5 2 (2.25%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.25%) LAMP
5 2 (2.25%) Node.js
5 2 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
3 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.24%) Blog
4 7 (7.87%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.62%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.62%) User Experience
6 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.25%) Replication
9 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 71 (79.78%) Linux
2 35 (39.33%) Unix
3 25 (28.09%) Ubuntu
4 17 (19.10%) CentOS
5 13 (14.61%) CoreOS
5 13 (14.61%) Debian
6 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (10.11%) Windows
8 7 (7.87%) AIX
9 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.25%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (59.55%) DevOps
2 31 (34.83%) Open Source
3 26 (29.21%) Software Engineering
4 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.22%) Configuration Management
6 15 (16.85%) Mathematics
6 15 (16.85%) Physics
7 14 (15.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (14.61%) Prototyping
8 13 (14.61%) Server Building
9 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.48%) OO
9 12 (13.48%) OOD
10 10 (11.24%) Benchmarking
10 10 (11.24%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.24%) ITIL
10 10 (11.24%) MVC
10 10 (11.24%) SOA
10 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.92%) Python
2 30 (33.71%) Bash Shell
3 23 (25.84%) Java
4 14 (15.73%) SQL
5 12 (13.48%) Perl
5 12 (13.48%) PowerShell
5 12 (13.48%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.24%) C
6 10 (11.24%) C#
6 10 (11.24%) C++
6 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.11%) Go
8 8 (8.99%) Rust
9 6 (6.74%) Ruby
10 4 (4.49%) Clojure
10 4 (4.49%) F#
10 4 (4.49%) PHP
11 2 (2.25%) Korn
12 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CCNP
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) MCITP
3 2 (2.25%) MCSA
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) CEH
4 1 (1.12%) CISM
4 1 (1.12%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.49%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) Docker
2 14 (15.73%) Ceph
3 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.74%) vSphere
5 5 (5.62%) Xen
6 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.37%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.25%) KVM
8 2 (2.25%) LXC
8 2 (2.25%) XenServer
9 1 (1.12%) vCloud
9 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (60.67%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (56.18%) Ansible
3 30 (33.71%) Kubernetes
4 10 (11.24%) Cobbler
5 4 (4.49%) Terraform
6 3 (3.37%) Nagios
6 3 (3.37%) vRealize
7 2 (2.25%) Marathon
7 2 (2.25%) Mesos
7 2 (2.25%) Salt
7 2 (2.25%) SCOM
7 2 (2.25%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.12%) Cacti
8 1 (1.12%) Consul
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) VMware
2 18 (20.22%) Google
3 17 (19.10%) IBM
4 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
5 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.73%) Oracle
6 10 (11.24%) Xamarin
7 7 (7.87%) NetApp
8 5 (5.62%) Intel
8 5 (5.62%) NVIDIA
8 5 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (5.62%) Sitecore
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix
10 2 (2.25%) Aruba
10 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.25%) Cisco
10 2 (2.25%) HP
10 2 (2.25%) Juniper
10 2 (2.25%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.25%) Tufin