Period
to 22 November 2018

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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 107 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 -25 +66
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2,029 2,267 2,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.02% 3.01% 3.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.63% 29.15% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,925 2,412
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 8,585 7,776 7,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.78% 10.31% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6,915 6,475 6,744
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 22 November 2018.

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 22 November 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
Central London +24 468 £70,000 - 90
West London -45 57 £62,500 - 31
South London +17 51 £57,500 -6.12% 11
East London +11 20 £68,750 +40.31% 17
North London +11 3 £75,000 +33.33% 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1,502 (74.03%) Ansible
2 1,495 (73.68%) DevOps
3 1,372 (67.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1,302 (64.17%) Linux
5 1,254 (61.80%) Amazon AWS
6 1,142 (56.28%) Python
7 1,076 (53.03%) Docker
8 959 (47.26%) Jenkins
9 796 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
10 761 (37.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 757 (37.31%) Configuration Management
12 691 (34.06%) Kubernetes
13 642 (31.64%) Terraform
14 632 (31.15%) Bash Shell
15 600 (29.57%) Java
16 593 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
17 565 (27.85%) Windows
18 505 (24.89%) Ruby
19 486 (23.95%) Finance
20 473 (23.31%) Git (software)
21 438 (21.59%) PowerShell
22 382 (18.83%) Red Hat
23 364 (17.94%) SQL
24 358 (17.64%) Google Cloud Platform
25 334 (16.46%) Open Source
25 334 (16.46%) VMware
26 299 (14.74%) Perl
27 287 (14.14%) Unix
28 286 (14.10%) Microservices
29 283 (13.95%) Salt

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
1 237 (11.68%) Apache
2 176 (8.67%) Tomcat
3 112 (5.52%) OpenStack
4 107 (5.27%) nginx
5 75 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 70 (3.45%) Confluence
7 51 (2.51%) WebSphere
8 48 (2.37%) IIS
9 43 (2.12%) Apache Spark
10 41 (2.02%) JBoss
11 36 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
12 34 (1.68%) WordPress
13 31 (1.53%) Apache Solr
14 30 (1.48%) WebLogic
15 24 (1.18%) GlassFish
16 19 (0.94%) Apache Pig
17 15 (0.74%) MS Exchange
17 15 (0.74%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.69%) CMS
19 8 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (0.30%) Snapchat
2 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.099%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.099%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.049%) HipChat
3 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (1.23%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.099%) Magento
6 1 (0.049%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 1,254 (61.80%) Amazon AWS
2 761 (37.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 358 (17.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 183 (9.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 172 (8.48%) SaaS
6 116 (5.72%) GitHub
7 114 (5.62%) PaaS
8 113 (5.57%) OpenShift
9 102 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
10 99 (4.88%) Serverless
11 94 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
12 90 (4.44%) IaaS
13 76 (3.75%) Amazon S3
14 62 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
14 62 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 45 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 42 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
17 34 (1.68%) IBM Cloud
18 28 (1.38%) CloudFront
19 26 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 212 (10.45%) Firewall
2 172 (8.48%) DNS
3 153 (7.54%) TCP/IP
4 90 (4.44%) HTTP
5 68 (3.35%) SAN
6 58 (2.86%) VPN
7 54 (2.66%) Internet
8 48 (2.37%) WAN
9 40 (1.97%) SSL
10 32 (1.58%) LAN
11 30 (1.48%) BGP
12 27 (1.33%) DHCP
13 24 (1.18%) Network Security
14 21 (1.03%) iSCSI
15 19 (0.94%) SSH
16 16 (0.79%) SNMP
17 15 (0.74%) NAS
17 15 (0.74%) OpenVPN
17 15 (0.74%) OPNsense
18 14 (0.69%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (12.76%) MySQL
2 187 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 163 (8.03%) NoSQL
4 134 (6.60%) Big Data
5 109 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 109 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 86 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
7 76 (3.75%) Relational Database
8 69 (3.40%) Hadoop
9 64 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 62 (3.06%) Blockchain
11 56 (2.76%) Redis
12 48 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 41 (2.02%) Oracle Database
14 37 (1.82%) MariaDB
15 33 (1.63%) RDBMS
16 31 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
17 27 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
18 26 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
19 25 (1.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 959 (47.26%) Jenkins
2 473 (23.31%) Git (software)
3 251 (12.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 242 (11.93%) Maven
5 236 (11.63%) TeamCity
6 214 (10.55%) JIRA
7 193 (9.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 160 (7.89%) Subversion
9 132 (6.51%) Vagrant
10 113 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 93 (4.58%) Gradle
12 88 (4.34%) Selenium
13 75 (3.70%) Bitbucket
14 74 (3.65%) Travis CI
14 74 (3.65%) Visual Studio Team System
15 66 (3.25%) Ant
15 66 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
16 59 (2.91%) GoCD
17 56 (2.76%) Hudson
18 48 (2.37%) GitLab
General
1 486 (23.95%) Finance
2 124 (6.11%) Banking
3 72 (3.55%) Games
4 64 (3.15%) Financial Institution
5 52 (2.56%) Law
6 46 (2.27%) Marketing
7 45 (2.22%) Retail
8 33 (1.63%) Advertising
9 25 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 23 (1.13%) Legal
10 23 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 16 (0.79%) Front Office
11 16 (0.79%) Publishing
12 6 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.20%) Back Office
13 4 (0.20%) Electronics
14 2 (0.099%) Billing
14 2 (0.099%) German Language
14 2 (0.099%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 786 (38.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 234 (11.53%) Linux Engineer
3 196 (9.66%) AWS Engineer
4 195 (9.61%) Cloud Engineer
5 191 (9.41%) AWS DevOps
6 183 (9.02%) Administrator
7 182 (8.97%) Developer
8 167 (8.23%) Senior DevOps
9 159 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
10 154 (7.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 145 (7.15%) Consultant
12 139 (6.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 128 (6.31%) Architect
14 117 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
15 116 (5.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 114 (5.62%) Platform Engineer
17 113 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 112 (5.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 105 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 92 (4.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (12.76%) Web Services
2 173 (8.53%) .NET
3 137 (6.75%) LAMP
4 127 (6.26%) Node.js
5 123 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
6 100 (4.93%) AngularJS
7 87 (4.29%) Spring
8 78 (3.84%) React
9 74 (3.65%) Kafka
10 73 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
11 68 (3.35%) Java EE
12 63 (3.10%) CSS
12 63 (3.10%) REST
13 57 (2.81%) LEMP Stack
14 55 (2.71%) HTML
15 51 (2.51%) Middleware
16 50 (2.46%) LDAP
17 44 (2.17%) Hibernate
18 41 (2.02%) ASP.NET
19 35 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.96%) Fintech
2 148 (7.29%) Data Centre
3 146 (7.20%) Public Cloud
4 117 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 105 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
6 99 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
7 65 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
8 60 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 58 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
10 53 (2.61%) Hedge funds
11 43 (2.12%) Blog
11 43 (2.12%) Cloud Native
12 39 (1.92%) User Experience
13 34 (1.68%) Management Information System
14 32 (1.58%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.43%) Mobile App
16 28 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 27 (1.33%) Clustering
18 26 (1.28%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1,302 (64.17%) Linux
2 565 (27.85%) Windows
3 287 (14.14%) Unix
4 246 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 225 (11.09%) CentOS
6 183 (9.02%) Windows Server
7 163 (8.03%) Ubuntu
8 70 (3.45%) Debian
9 58 (2.86%) Solaris
10 39 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (1.77%) Android
12 34 (1.68%) CoreOS
13 23 (1.13%) Fedora
14 21 (1.03%) openSUSE
15 20 (0.99%) VMS
15 20 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (0.84%) Mesosphere
16 17 (0.84%) SUSE
17 16 (0.79%) FreeBSD
18 10 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,495 (73.68%) DevOps
2 796 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 757 (37.31%) Configuration Management
4 593 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
5 334 (16.46%) Open Source
6 286 (14.10%) Microservices
7 245 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
7 245 (12.07%) Test Automation
8 231 (11.38%) Deployment Automation
9 218 (10.74%) Scrum
10 201 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
11 199 (9.81%) Software Engineering
12 196 (9.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 169 (8.33%) High Availability
14 149 (7.34%) TDD
15 134 (6.60%) Migration
16 128 (6.31%) ITIL
17 118 (5.82%) Continuous Deployment
18 112 (5.52%) Mentoring
19 108 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,142 (56.28%) Python
2 632 (31.15%) Bash Shell
3 600 (29.57%) Java
4 505 (24.89%) Ruby
5 438 (21.59%) PowerShell
6 364 (17.94%) SQL
7 299 (14.74%) Perl
8 233 (11.48%) Go
9 223 (10.99%) JavaScript
10 155 (7.64%) PHP
11 147 (7.24%) C#
12 109 (5.37%) Shell Script
13 94 (4.63%) C++
14 75 (3.70%) C
15 61 (3.01%) Scala
16 54 (2.66%) Korn
17 41 (2.02%) Bourne shell
18 30 (1.48%) Java 8
19 29 (1.43%) R
20 27 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 188 (9.27%) Degree
2 54 (2.66%) RHCE
3 50 (2.46%) Master's Degree
4 43 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 42 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 41 (2.02%) AWS Certification
7 32 (1.58%) MCSE
8 29 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (1.43%) RHCSA
9 28 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 26 (1.28%) CCNA
11 23 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
13 21 (1.03%) CISSP
13 21 (1.03%) SC Cleared
14 15 (0.74%) GIAC
14 15 (0.74%) Linux+ Certification
14 15 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
14 15 (0.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.89%) QA
2 26 (1.28%) GDPR
3 25 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 23 (1.13%) HIPAA
5 22 (1.08%) SLA
6 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.099%) PMO
9 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.049%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,076 (53.03%) Docker
2 239 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 183 (9.02%) Active Directory
4 108 (5.32%) Hyper-V
5 55 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
7 41 (2.02%) KVM
8 33 (1.63%) NFS
9 30 (1.48%) VirtualBox
10 27 (1.33%) vSphere
11 26 (1.28%) Samba
12 25 (1.23%) Xen
13 21 (1.03%) pfSense
14 14 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 14 (0.69%) HDFS
15 12 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 11 (0.54%) QEMU
17 10 (0.49%) iptables
17 10 (0.49%) LXC
18 8 (0.39%) etcd
Systems Management
1 1,502 (74.03%) Ansible
2 1,372 (67.62%) Opscode Chef
3 691 (34.06%) Kubernetes
4 642 (31.64%) Terraform
5 283 (13.95%) Salt
6 205 (10.10%) Nagios
7 115 (5.67%) Docker Swarm
8 94 (4.63%) Consul
8 94 (4.63%) Packer
9 93 (4.58%) ZABBIX
10 90 (4.44%) Graphite
11 76 (3.75%) Prometheus
12 66 (3.25%) Grafana
13 51 (2.51%) SCOM
14 46 (2.27%) Automic
15 32 (1.58%) Mesos
15 32 (1.58%) vCenter Server
16 31 (1.53%) Rundeck
17 30 (1.48%) HAProxy
18 29 (1.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 382 (18.83%) Red Hat
2 334 (16.46%) VMware
3 276 (13.60%) Google
4 268 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 182 (8.97%) Oracle
5 182 (8.97%) Splunk
6 93 (4.58%) SaltStack
7 74 (3.65%) New Relic
8 72 (3.55%) Atlassian
9 70 (3.45%) Cisco
9 70 (3.45%) Citrix
10 53 (2.61%) AppDynamics
11 46 (2.27%) EMC
12 38 (1.87%) RedGate
13 33 (1.63%) NetApp
13 33 (1.63%) SAP
14 32 (1.58%) IBM
14 32 (1.58%) SolarWinds
15 29 (1.43%) Rackspace
16 28 (1.38%) BMC