Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 122 128
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 74 100 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.93% 2.27% 2.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.98% 23.15% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 94
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,001
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% 0.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £52,000 £36,925 £39,200
90th Percentile £78,250 £75,875 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%

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 494 432 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.91% 9.79% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 371 336 326
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +7 38 £65,000 +8.33%
Watford -14 14 £80,000 +23.08% 2
Stevenage - 4 £54,000 - 2
Bishop's Stortford +8 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Welwyn Garden City -32 2 - -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 65 (87.84%) Linux
2 55 (74.32%) Unix
3 50 (67.57%) DevOps
4 42 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (52.70%) Python
6 37 (50.00%) Docker
7 34 (45.95%) Ansible
8 33 (44.59%) OpenStack
9 32 (43.24%) VMware
10 31 (41.89%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (40.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (36.49%) Java
13 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
14 24 (32.43%) ITIL
14 24 (32.43%) GlassFish
14 24 (32.43%) VMware ESXi
15 23 (31.08%) Oracle
16 22 (29.73%) Kubernetes
17 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
17 21 (28.38%) Shell Script
17 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (28.38%) PowerShell
18 20 (27.03%) Degree
18 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (27.03%) DNS
19 19 (25.68%) Replication
20 18 (24.32%) Windows
21 17 (22.97%) 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 33 (44.59%) OpenStack
2 24 (32.43%) GlassFish
3 13 (17.57%) JBoss
3 13 (17.57%) MQSeries
3 13 (17.57%) WebLogic
3 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
4 12 (16.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (5.41%) Confluence
7 4 (5.41%) nginx
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 31 (41.89%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (18.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (17.57%) IaaS
5 12 (16.22%) SaaS
6 11 (14.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (13.51%) PaaS
8 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (5.41%) Stackdriver
9 3 (4.05%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.70%) Office 365
11 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (1.35%) Slack
11 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
2 20 (27.03%) DNS
3 14 (18.92%) SAN
3 14 (18.92%) VPN
4 12 (16.22%) Internet
4 12 (16.22%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (13.51%) Firewall
6 6 (8.11%) DHCP
7 2 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.76%) Big Data
2 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) Codeship
5 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (18.92%) Retail
2 10 (13.51%) French Language
2 10 (13.51%) German Language
2 10 (13.51%) Swedish Language
3 4 (5.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (28.38%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 14 (18.92%) Architect
4 14 (18.92%) Python Engineer
5 13 (17.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Lead Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.11%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) DBA
9 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 4 (5.41%) Data Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) Velocity
1 14 (18.92%) Web Services
2 13 (17.57%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (17.57%) EJB
2 13 (17.57%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (17.57%) HornetQ
2 13 (17.57%) Java EE
2 13 (17.57%) Java SE
2 13 (17.57%) JMS
2 13 (17.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Replication
2 13 (17.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (16.22%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (16.22%) Private Cloud
4 9 (12.16%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.41%) Robotics
7 2 (2.70%) BYOD
7 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 65 (87.84%) Linux
2 55 (74.32%) Unix
3 18 (24.32%) Windows
4 11 (14.86%) AIX
5 9 (12.16%) CoreOS
6 7 (9.46%) Debian
7 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.05%) HPUX
9 2 (2.70%) Android
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) DevOps
2 30 (40.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (32.43%) ITIL
5 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
6 14 (18.92%) Mathematics
6 14 (18.92%) Migration
6 14 (18.92%) Physics
6 14 (18.92%) Systems Engineering
7 13 (17.57%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.22%) SOA
9 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (13.51%) Presales
11 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.46%) Line Management
11 7 (9.46%) Microservices
12 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) Python
2 27 (36.49%) Java
3 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
3 21 (28.38%) PowerShell
3 21 (28.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (14.86%) AWK
4 11 (14.86%) Ruby
5 8 (10.81%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 14 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (10.81%) AWS Certification
4 6 (8.11%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) MCSE
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) HIPAA
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (50.00%) Docker
2 24 (32.43%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (18.92%) Ceph
5 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
6 9 (12.16%) vSphere
7 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (45.95%) Ansible
3 22 (29.73%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.41%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.70%) Terraform
5 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.35%) Grafana
6 1 (1.35%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.35%) vRealize
6 1 (1.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) VMware
2 23 (31.08%) Oracle
3 17 (22.97%) IBM
4 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.92%) NetApp
5 12 (16.22%) Google
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.41%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) New Relic
7 4 (5.41%) Percona
7 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.70%) Aruba
8 2 (2.70%) Avaya
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) Siemens
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam