Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 139 118
Rank change year-on-year +32 -21 +93
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 113 66 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.38% 1.55% 2.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.38% 17.65% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85 46 98
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -11.36% -3.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £100,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -10.38% +6.00%

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 505 374 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.65% 8.81% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 386 276 406
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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
Watford +20 32 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Hatfield -8 32 £60,000 +4.35% 5
Welwyn Garden City -21 20 - -
Stevenage - 8 £27,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £45,000 -37.93% 3
Royston - 1 £77,500 -
St Albans - 1 £70,000 -
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 103 (91.15%) Linux
2 84 (74.34%) DevOps
3 75 (66.37%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (56.64%) Amazon AWS
5 63 (55.75%) Python
6 60 (53.10%) Ansible
7 43 (38.05%) Google
8 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (37.17%) Unix
9 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
9 39 (34.51%) Docker
10 38 (33.63%) TCP/IP
11 36 (31.86%) DNS
11 36 (31.86%) Software Engineering
11 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 33 (29.20%) Degree
12 33 (29.20%) DHCP
13 32 (28.32%) Windows
13 32 (28.32%) Computer Science
13 32 (28.32%) Jenkins
14 31 (27.43%) Configuration Management
15 30 (26.55%) VMware
15 30 (26.55%) Open Source
15 30 (26.55%) PowerShell
15 30 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (25.66%) Kubernetes
17 28 (24.78%) Data Centre
17 28 (24.78%) Git (software)
18 26 (23.01%) Public Cloud
19 25 (22.12%) Google Cloud Platform

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 23 (20.35%) OpenStack
2 17 (15.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (8.85%) Mule
3 10 (8.85%) Mule ESB
4 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.19%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (5.31%) CloudStack
6 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.77%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.88%) JBoss
9 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 64 (56.64%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (31.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (22.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (15.93%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (14.16%) SaaS
6 10 (8.85%) Akamai
6 10 (8.85%) Boomi
7 8 (7.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (7.08%) Office 365
8 7 (6.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (6.19%) Google App Engine
8 7 (6.19%) Google Compute Engine
9 6 (5.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (3.54%) Trello
11 1 (0.88%) IaaS
11 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.63%) TCP/IP
2 36 (31.86%) DNS
3 33 (29.20%) DHCP
4 18 (15.93%) HTTP
5 12 (10.62%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (9.73%) 802.11
6 11 (9.73%) DWDM
6 11 (9.73%) Firewall
6 11 (9.73%) Internet
6 11 (9.73%) MPLS
6 11 (9.73%) VPN
6 11 (9.73%) WAN
7 10 (8.85%) BGP
7 10 (8.85%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (8.85%) Cisco Firepower
7 10 (8.85%) DMVPN
7 10 (8.85%) IPsec
7 10 (8.85%) NetScaler
7 10 (8.85%) Network Security
7 10 (8.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (5.31%) MySQL
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Jenkins
2 28 (24.78%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.62%) Subversion
4 8 (7.08%) Jasmine
4 8 (7.08%) MSTest
4 8 (7.08%) NUnit
4 8 (7.08%) Selenium
4 8 (7.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (7.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (6.19%) JIRA
5 7 (6.19%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.31%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.42%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.54%) VersionOne
9 2 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (7.08%) Advertising
1 8 (7.08%) Retail
2 6 (5.31%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) French Language
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Systems Engineer
2 28 (24.78%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (16.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (15.93%) Administrator
5 18 (15.93%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (14.16%) Windows Engineer
7 15 (13.27%) Developer
8 13 (11.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 12 (10.62%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 11 (9.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (8.85%) AWS DevOps
11 10 (8.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (8.85%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (8.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (8.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 9 (7.96%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) Middleware
2 17 (15.04%) HTML
3 15 (13.27%) XML
4 11 (9.73%) 802.1X
5 10 (8.85%) Apache Camel
5 10 (8.85%) JSON
5 10 (8.85%) Web Services
6 8 (7.08%) .NET
6 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.08%) CSS
6 8 (7.08%) CSS3
6 8 (7.08%) HTML5
6 8 (7.08%) jQuery
6 8 (7.08%) OAuth
6 8 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.19%) SOAP
8 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.31%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.32%) Computer Science
2 30 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (24.78%) Data Centre
4 26 (23.01%) Public Cloud
5 14 (12.39%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (9.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.31%) Private Cloud
8 6 (5.31%) User Experience
9 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.65%) Replication
10 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 103 (91.15%) Linux
2 42 (37.17%) Unix
3 32 (28.32%) Windows
4 24 (21.24%) Windows Server
5 22 (19.47%) Ubuntu
6 16 (14.16%) CentOS
7 12 (10.62%) CoreOS
7 12 (10.62%) Debian
8 5 (4.42%) AIX
8 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.88%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (74.34%) DevOps
2 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (31.86%) Software Engineering
4 31 (27.43%) Configuration Management
5 30 (26.55%) Open Source
6 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (18.58%) Mentoring
8 18 (15.93%) SOA
8 18 (15.93%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 16 (14.16%) ITIL
10 15 (13.27%) Scrum
11 14 (12.39%) Mathematics
11 14 (12.39%) Physics
11 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.50%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (11.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (11.50%) Network Management
12 13 (11.50%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.75%) Python
2 30 (26.55%) PowerShell
3 25 (22.12%) Bash Shell
4 24 (21.24%) SQL
5 14 (12.39%) Ruby
6 13 (11.50%) Java
7 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
8 8 (7.08%) C#
9 4 (3.54%) XPath
9 4 (3.54%) XQuery
10 2 (1.77%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) AWK
11 1 (0.88%) Go
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (29.20%) Degree
2 22 (19.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (14.16%) MCSE
3 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (11.50%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.85%) MCITP
5 10 (8.85%) MCSA
6 8 (7.08%) CCNA
7 6 (5.31%) MCP
8 5 (4.42%) CCNP
9 2 (1.77%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.73%) GCP
3 10 (8.85%) PCI DSS
4 8 (7.08%) SLA
5 4 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.88%) GDPR
6 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 39 (34.51%) Docker
2 15 (13.27%) Ceph
3 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
3 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.73%) VMware NSX
5 10 (8.85%) Xen
6 7 (6.19%) LXC
7 3 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.77%) vSphere
9 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 75 (66.37%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (53.10%) Ansible
3 29 (25.66%) Kubernetes
4 12 (10.62%) Terraform
5 11 (9.73%) vCenter Server
5 11 (9.73%) vRealize
6 4 (3.54%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (38.05%) Google
2 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
3 30 (26.55%) VMware
4 24 (21.24%) Oracle
5 15 (13.27%) IBM
6 14 (12.39%) F5
7 13 (11.50%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.73%) Arista
8 11 (9.73%) Aruba
8 11 (9.73%) Cisco
8 11 (9.73%) Meraki
8 11 (9.73%) Riverbed
8 11 (9.73%) WSO2
9 10 (8.85%) Blue Coat
9 10 (8.85%) Dell
9 10 (8.85%) MuleSoft
9 10 (8.85%) Palo Alto
9 10 (8.85%) Talend
9 10 (8.85%) Tufin
9 10 (8.85%) Zscaler