The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South East / Kent
Rank 78 99 80
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 5 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.62% 0.70% 1.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.25% 8.25% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -9.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £30,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £79,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 69 97 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 8.59% 8.49% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 37
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Kent

Puppet
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Kent.

Salary trend for Puppet in Kent

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Kent over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Kent

Puppet
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +16 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) YAML
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) LDAP
4 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (16.67%) SoftLayer
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) PaaS
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) Splunk

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SoftLayer
2 1 (16.67%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Grails
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
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