Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 126 134
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 +50
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 98 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.20% 2.03% 1.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.69% 23.62% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 96
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,001 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year 0.00% -10.45% +17.54%
10th Percentile £38,950 £36,925 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,875 £75,000 £100,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% +0.50% -

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 432 381 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.72% 8.61% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 341 312 316
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,450 £77,500
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +15 37 £60,000 - 8
Watford - 20 £65,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -14 12 £45,000 -28.00% 1
St Albans - 7 £39,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -7 4 £42,500 +88.89% 3
Bishop's Stortford -11 3 £37,500 -7.41%
Hertford - 1 £62,500 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 82 (83.67%) Linux
2 64 (65.31%) Python
3 61 (62.24%) DevOps
4 58 (59.18%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 48 (48.98%) Ansible
7 43 (43.88%) Kubernetes
8 42 (42.86%) TCP/IP
9 38 (38.78%) Docker
10 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
11 36 (36.73%) Unix
12 35 (35.71%) VMware
12 35 (35.71%) Configuration Management
12 35 (35.71%) Ubuntu
13 32 (32.65%) Bash Shell
14 31 (31.63%) Google
15 30 (30.61%) Degree
15 30 (30.61%) Computer Science
15 30 (30.61%) Open Source
15 30 (30.61%) OpenStack
15 30 (30.61%) Computer Science Degree
16 26 (26.53%) DNS
16 26 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
17 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
18 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
18 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
18 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
19 22 (22.45%) Ceph
19 22 (22.45%) Mathematics

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 30 (30.61%) OpenStack
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.04%) JBoss
5 2 (2.04%) nginx
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 49 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (11.22%) SaaS
6 10 (10.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (10.20%) Google App Engine
6 10 (10.20%) Google Compute Engine
7 8 (8.16%) Office 365
8 5 (5.10%) Akamai
9 4 (4.08%) PaaS
10 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
10 3 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (3.06%) Route 53
11 2 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (2.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (2.04%) Serverless
11 2 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (1.02%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 26 (26.53%) DNS
3 22 (22.45%) DHCP
4 10 (10.20%) Internet
5 9 (9.18%) NAS
6 7 (7.14%) VPN
7 6 (6.12%) Firewall
8 5 (5.10%) 802.11
8 5 (5.10%) BGP
8 5 (5.10%) BIG-IP
8 5 (5.10%) EIGRP
8 5 (5.10%) HTTP
8 5 (5.10%) HTTPS
8 5 (5.10%) IGRP
8 5 (5.10%) IPsec
8 5 (5.10%) LAN
8 5 (5.10%) SNMP
8 5 (5.10%) SSL
8 5 (5.10%) WAN
8 5 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
3 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.10%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.10%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
1 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.24%) Subversion
3 8 (8.16%) Jasmine
3 8 (8.16%) MSTest
3 8 (8.16%) NUnit
3 8 (8.16%) Selenium
3 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.04%) Ant
4 2 (2.04%) Gradle
4 2 (2.04%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) Maven
4 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Advertising
3 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 30 (30.61%) Linux Engineer
3 25 (25.51%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (24.49%) Administrator
5 20 (20.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (18.37%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 14 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 13 (13.27%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (10.20%) Developer
10 10 (10.20%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (10.20%) Unix Administrator
10 10 (10.20%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 9 (9.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 9 (9.18%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (9.18%) Windows Systems Engineer
12 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (8.16%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 7 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) HTML
2 11 (11.22%) Web Services
3 8 (8.16%) .NET
3 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (8.16%) CSS
3 8 (8.16%) CSS3
3 8 (8.16%) HTML5
3 8 (8.16%) jQuery
3 8 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (5.10%) 802.1X
4 5 (5.10%) XML
5 2 (2.04%) LAMP
5 2 (2.04%) Node.js
6 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.02%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.61%) Computer Science
2 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
3 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (14.29%) Public Cloud
5 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (5.10%) Blog
8 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.04%) Replication
9 1 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (1.02%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (83.67%) Linux
2 36 (36.73%) Unix
3 35 (35.71%) Ubuntu
4 21 (21.43%) CoreOS
4 21 (21.43%) Windows
5 20 (20.41%) Debian
6 16 (16.33%) CentOS
7 13 (13.27%) Windows Server
8 11 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (10.20%) AIX
10 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.04%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) DevOps
2 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
3 35 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 30 (30.61%) Open Source
5 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (22.45%) Mathematics
5 22 (22.45%) Physics
6 21 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (20.41%) Prototyping
7 20 (20.41%) Server Building
8 16 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.24%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 11 (11.22%) Analytical Thinking
10 11 (11.22%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.20%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (10.20%) Scrum
12 8 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) Python
2 32 (32.65%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 11 (11.22%) Java
5 11 (11.22%) Ruby
6 9 (9.18%) Perl
7 8 (8.16%) C#
7 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.10%) C
9 5 (5.10%) C++
10 4 (4.08%) Go
10 4 (4.08%) PHP
11 3 (3.06%) Rust
12 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (30.61%) Computer Science Degree
1 30 (30.61%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.18%) MCSE
4 8 (8.16%) MCITP
4 8 (8.16%) MCSA
5 5 (5.10%) CCNP
5 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.02%) CEH
6 1 (1.02%) CISM
6 1 (1.02%) CISSP
6 1 (1.02%) MCP
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.02%) GDPR
4 1 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (38.78%) Docker
2 22 (22.45%) Ceph
3 18 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (11.22%) Xen
5 7 (7.14%) LXC
6 6 (6.12%) VMware NSX
6 6 (6.12%) vSphere
7 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.02%) vCloud
8 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 58 (59.18%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (48.98%) Ansible
3 43 (43.88%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.12%) vRealize
5 5 (5.10%) Cobbler
5 5 (5.10%) vCenter Server
6 4 (4.08%) Terraform
7 3 (3.06%) Mesos
8 2 (2.04%) Marathon
8 2 (2.04%) Salt
9 1 (1.02%) Cacti
9 1 (1.02%) Consul
9 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) VMware
2 31 (31.63%) Google
3 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.37%) Red Hat
5 15 (15.31%) IBM
5 15 (15.31%) Oracle
6 11 (11.22%) NetApp
7 10 (10.20%) F5
8 8 (8.16%) Xamarin
9 7 (7.14%) Citrix
9 7 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (7.14%) Sitecore
10 5 (5.10%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.10%) CheckPoint
10 5 (5.10%) Cisco
10 5 (5.10%) Fortinet
10 5 (5.10%) Intel
10 5 (5.10%) Juniper
10 5 (5.10%) Riverbed
10 5 (5.10%) Tufin