Period
to 23 September 2019

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 6 months to 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 87 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.42% 0.39% 0.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.06% 6.90% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Kent median annual salary £57,500 £48,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.56% -7.62% +15.38%
10th Percentile £52,750 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £59,850 £58,500
South East median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% - +2.80%

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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 79 58 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.26% 5.59% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 60
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% +1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,600 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £52,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -3.06%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

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
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 6 months to 23 September 2019. 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
Maidstone +2 2 £60,000 +26.32%
Tunbridge Wells -3 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) NuGet
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) npm
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Bower
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

Puppet
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) NuGet
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) npm
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Bower
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) webMethods