Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 107 109
Rank change year-on-year -52 +2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1,135 1,912 2,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.23% 3.06% 3.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.15% 22.84% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1,439 1,753
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £52,000 £45,600 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,022 8,372 7,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.78% 13.41% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6,231 6,735 6,238
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in London

Puppet
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Puppet in London

Puppet
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Puppet in London

Puppet
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Central London -45 229 £80,000 +6.67% 50
West London +31 50 £60,000 -4.00% 16
South London +14 40 £58,750 -16.07% 10
East London +6 9 £58,500 -2.50% 10
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 865 (76.21%) DevOps
2 833 (73.39%) Ansible
3 736 (64.85%) AWS
4 688 (60.62%) Opscode Chef
5 659 (58.06%) Linux
6 652 (57.44%) Python
7 635 (55.95%) Docker
8 536 (47.22%) Terraform
9 503 (44.32%) Kubernetes
10 473 (41.67%) Jenkins
11 405 (35.68%) Azure
12 403 (35.51%) Java
13 394 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
14 344 (30.31%) Bash Shell
15 339 (29.87%) Configuration Management
16 298 (26.26%) Windows
17 289 (25.46%) Infrastructure as Code
18 270 (23.79%) Finance
19 267 (23.52%) Ruby
20 258 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
20 258 (22.73%) PowerShell
21 241 (21.23%) Git (software)
22 234 (20.62%) GCP
23 199 (17.53%) Go
24 188 (16.56%) AWS CloudFormation
25 161 (14.19%) TeamCity
26 157 (13.83%) Open Source
27 156 (13.74%) SQL
28 155 (13.66%) Salt
29 144 (12.69%) JavaScript

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 79 (6.96%) IIS
2 54 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 53 (4.67%) Apache
4 52 (4.58%) Confluence
5 51 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
6 47 (4.14%) nginx
7 34 (3.00%) Apache Spark
8 26 (2.29%) OpenStack
9 17 (1.50%) MS Exchange
10 16 (1.41%) CMS
10 16 (1.41%) JBoss
11 14 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 14 (1.23%) Headless CMS
11 14 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
12 12 (1.06%) Apache TomEE
13 11 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.35%) Luigi
16 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.088%) Magento
2 1 (0.088%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 736 (64.85%) AWS
2 405 (35.68%) Azure
3 234 (20.62%) GCP
4 188 (16.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 114 (10.04%) PaaS
6 105 (9.25%) SaaS
7 100 (8.81%) Serverless
8 97 (8.55%) IaaS
9 73 (6.43%) Cloud Computing
10 68 (5.99%) GitHub
11 57 (5.02%) Amazon EC2
12 56 (4.93%) Amazon S3
13 49 (4.32%) OpenShift
14 45 (3.96%) CloudBees
15 41 (3.61%) Amazon ECS
16 39 (3.44%) AWS Lambda
17 37 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 36 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 35 (3.08%) Amazon EKS
20 17 (1.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 119 (10.48%) Firewall
2 115 (10.13%) TCP/IP
3 80 (7.05%) DNS
4 41 (3.61%) BGP
5 37 (3.26%) VPN
6 28 (2.47%) Internet
6 28 (2.47%) SSL
7 25 (2.20%) HTTP
8 24 (2.11%) Wireless
9 21 (1.85%) WAN
10 19 (1.67%) LAN
11 16 (1.41%) SNMP
11 16 (1.41%) WLAN
12 15 (1.32%) DHCP
12 15 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
13 14 (1.23%) OSPF
13 14 (1.23%) SMTP
14 13 (1.15%) IGMP
14 13 (1.15%) Multicast
14 13 (1.15%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (7.67%) MySQL
2 73 (6.43%) SQL Server
3 67 (5.90%) Big Data
4 54 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 43 (3.79%) Hadoop
7 36 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
8 31 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 26 (2.29%) MongoDB
11 20 (1.76%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.67%) Redis
13 15 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.70%) Snowflake Schema
15 6 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.53%) Blockchain
15 6 (0.53%) Hazelcast
15 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 473 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 241 (21.23%) Git (software)
3 161 (14.19%) TeamCity
4 106 (9.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 96 (8.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 92 (8.11%) JIRA
7 86 (7.58%) Maven
8 84 (7.40%) GitLab
9 65 (5.73%) Vagrant
10 54 (4.76%) Gradle
11 53 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (4.41%) JUnit
13 45 (3.96%) Bitbucket
14 44 (3.88%) Cucumber
15 42 (3.70%) Ant
15 42 (3.70%) Selenium
16 39 (3.44%) SonarQube
17 37 (3.26%) Subversion
18 36 (3.17%) CircleCI
19 34 (3.00%) Mockito
General
1 270 (23.79%) Finance
2 107 (9.43%) Banking
3 32 (2.82%) Games
4 28 (2.47%) Public Sector
5 20 (1.76%) Law
6 18 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.23%) Back Office
8 13 (1.15%) Retail
9 12 (1.06%) Advertising
10 11 (0.97%) Marketing
11 10 (0.88%) Legal
12 9 (0.79%) Billing
12 9 (0.79%) Front Office
13 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.62%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.44%) Publishing
15 5 (0.44%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.088%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 510 (44.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 109 (9.60%) AWS Engineer
3 105 (9.25%) Senior DevOps
4 99 (8.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 98 (8.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 94 (8.28%) Platform Engineer
7 78 (6.87%) Developer
8 76 (6.70%) AWS DevOps
9 71 (6.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 69 (6.08%) Architect
11 61 (5.37%) Consultant
12 57 (5.02%) Administrator
13 55 (4.85%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 54 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
15 51 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
16 45 (3.96%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 39 (3.44%) Linux Engineer
18 37 (3.26%) Cloud Architect
19 36 (3.17%) Site Engineer
20 35 (3.08%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (10.57%) Elastic Stack
2 99 (8.72%) Web Services
3 81 (7.14%) .NET
4 79 (6.96%) Node.js
5 55 (4.85%) REST
6 53 (4.67%) Kafka
7 45 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
8 44 (3.88%) LAMP
9 40 (3.52%) JSON
10 29 (2.56%) J2EE
11 25 (2.20%) AngularJS
11 25 (2.20%) React
11 25 (2.20%) Spring
12 23 (2.03%) LDAP
12 23 (2.03%) Middleware
12 23 (2.03%) SAML
13 20 (1.76%) Spring Boot
14 14 (1.23%) Catalyst
14 14 (1.23%) DBIx::Class
14 14 (1.23%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 111 (9.78%) Public Cloud
2 58 (5.11%) Data Centre
3 52 (4.58%) Cloud Native
4 42 (3.70%) PlayStation
5 41 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 37 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
7 36 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 31 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 25 (2.20%) User Experience
11 24 (2.11%) Clustering
12 23 (2.03%) Replication
12 23 (2.03%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
14 20 (1.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 20 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.76%) Private Cloud
15 17 (1.50%) Social Network
16 14 (1.23%) iPad
17 13 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 659 (58.06%) Linux
2 298 (26.26%) Windows
3 92 (8.11%) Unix
4 90 (7.93%) CentOS
5 65 (5.73%) Windows Server
6 61 (5.37%) Ubuntu
7 60 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (1.85%) Android
8 21 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.76%) Mesosphere
10 14 (1.23%) Debian
11 12 (1.06%) CoreOS
12 11 (0.97%) Fedora
13 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.79%) zOS
15 8 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (0.70%) VMS
16 6 (0.53%) Solaris
17 3 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (76.21%) DevOps
2 394 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (29.87%) Configuration Management
4 289 (25.46%) Infrastructure as Code
5 258 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 157 (13.83%) Open Source
7 137 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
8 132 (11.63%) Microservices
9 129 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
9 129 (11.37%) Test Automation
10 119 (10.48%) TDD
11 117 (10.31%) Migration
12 103 (9.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 98 (8.63%) Load Balancing
14 96 (8.46%) Infrastructure Automation
15 93 (8.19%) Deployment Automation
16 90 (7.93%) Computer Science
17 88 (7.75%) Fintech
17 88 (7.75%) Software Engineering
18 84 (7.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 652 (57.44%) Python
2 403 (35.51%) Java
3 344 (30.31%) Bash Shell
4 267 (23.52%) Ruby
5 258 (22.73%) PowerShell
6 199 (17.53%) Go
7 156 (13.74%) SQL
8 144 (12.69%) JavaScript
9 132 (11.63%) Perl
10 118 (10.40%) C#
11 84 (7.40%) Shell Script
12 58 (5.11%) C++
12 58 (5.11%) Scala
13 40 (3.52%) C
13 40 (3.52%) Groovy
14 25 (2.20%) T-SQL
15 23 (2.03%) Kotlin
16 22 (1.94%) Java 8
17 21 (1.85%) PHP
18 8 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 127 (11.19%) Degree
2 68 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.29%) CCNA
5 23 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 21 (1.85%) AWS Certification
7 19 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.97%) CCNP
10 10 (0.88%) CCIE
11 8 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.70%) MCSA
12 7 (0.62%) MCSE
12 7 (0.62%) RHCE
13 6 (0.53%) CISSP
14 5 (0.44%) GIAC
14 5 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
14 5 (0.44%) MCP
14 5 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (0.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.59%) QA
2 12 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.35%) GDPR
5 3 (0.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 635 (55.95%) Docker
2 75 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.79%) Active Directory
4 38 (3.35%) Virtual Machines
5 37 (3.26%) Hyper-V
6 33 (2.91%) VirtualBox
7 15 (1.32%) Xen
8 12 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.70%) iptables
11 7 (0.62%) KVM
11 7 (0.62%) NFS
12 6 (0.53%) GridGain
12 6 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.44%) OpenSSH
13 5 (0.44%) Samba
13 5 (0.44%) zsh
14 4 (0.35%) LXC
14 4 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 833 (73.39%) Ansible
2 688 (60.62%) Opscode Chef
3 536 (47.22%) Terraform
4 503 (44.32%) Kubernetes
5 155 (13.66%) Salt
6 87 (7.67%) Packer
7 81 (7.14%) Grafana
8 80 (7.05%) Prometheus
9 78 (6.87%) Consul
10 67 (5.90%) Rancher
11 64 (5.64%) ZABBIX
12 60 (5.29%) Docker Swarm
13 57 (5.02%) Nagios
14 52 (4.58%) Istio
15 47 (4.14%) Graphite
16 29 (2.56%) SCCM
17 28 (2.47%) Tivoli
18 22 (1.94%) Automic
19 21 (1.85%) Opsview
20 20 (1.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 111 (9.78%) Microsoft
1 111 (9.78%) Splunk
2 110 (9.69%) Google
3 96 (8.46%) VMware
4 75 (6.61%) Oracle
5 73 (6.43%) Red Hat
6 52 (4.58%) IBM
7 48 (4.23%) Atlassian
8 46 (4.05%) Cisco
9 43 (3.79%) Dynatrace
10 33 (2.91%) MuleSoft
10 33 (2.91%) WorldPay
11 27 (2.38%) LogicMonitor
11 27 (2.38%) New Relic
12 22 (1.94%) SaltStack
12 22 (1.94%) Sun
13 19 (1.67%) AppDynamics
13 19 (1.67%) Dell
13 19 (1.67%) SAP
14 15 (1.32%) Black Duck