Period
to 15 May 2021

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 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 177 200 107
Rank change year-on-year +23 -93 +6
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 685 717 1,764
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.03% 1.79% 3.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.14% 10.41% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 551 571 1,358
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% 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 6,754 6,887 8,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.05% 17.16% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,099 5,597 6,765
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in London

Puppet
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in London.

Salary trend for Puppet in London

Puppet
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in London over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

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 15 May 2021. 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 +40 200 £80,000 -5.88% 37
South London +10 29 £70,000 +21.74% 4
East London +16 8 £62,500 - 2
West London +5 5 £57,500 - 11
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, 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.

1 502 (73.28%) Ansible
2 499 (72.85%) DevOps
3 464 (67.74%) AWS
4 408 (59.56%) Python
5 383 (55.91%) Linux
6 365 (53.28%) Kubernetes
7 356 (51.97%) Terraform
8 344 (50.22%) Opscode Chef
9 342 (49.93%) Docker
10 321 (46.86%) Jenkins
11 274 (40.00%) Configuration Management
12 247 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
13 237 (34.60%) Azure
14 198 (28.91%) Infrastructure as Code
15 169 (24.67%) Java
16 167 (24.38%) Bash Shell
17 152 (22.19%) Social Skills
18 148 (21.61%) GCP
19 130 (18.98%) Windows
20 123 (17.96%) Git (software)
21 121 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
22 118 (17.23%) Finance
23 112 (16.35%) PowerShell
24 108 (15.77%) Open Source
25 100 (14.60%) Microsoft
26 97 (14.16%) Go
27 95 (13.87%) AWS CloudFormation
28 90 (13.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
28 90 (13.14%) Fintech
29 88 (12.85%) Test Automation

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 44 (6.42%) IIS
2 32 (4.67%) Apache
3 31 (4.53%) nginx
4 28 (4.09%) Confluence
5 22 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (2.77%) Apache Spark
7 18 (2.63%) OpenStack
7 18 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.90%) ejabberd
9 11 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.46%) Apache Airflow
11 9 (1.31%) Gunicorn
12 7 (1.02%) Drupal
12 7 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.73%) Facebook Platform
15 4 (0.58%) CloudStack
16 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.29%) JBoss
18 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.73%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 464 (67.74%) AWS
2 237 (34.60%) Azure
3 148 (21.61%) GCP
4 95 (13.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 70 (10.22%) GitHub
6 68 (9.93%) IaaS
6 68 (9.93%) SaaS
7 60 (8.76%) PaaS
8 57 (8.32%) Amazon ECS
9 46 (6.72%) Serverless
10 44 (6.42%) Amazon EKS
11 39 (5.69%) Amazon EC2
12 30 (4.38%) OpenShift
13 21 (3.07%) Amazon S3
14 18 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
15 17 (2.48%) Datadog
16 14 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 13 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
17 13 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (1.90%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.07%) Firewall
2 43 (6.28%) DNS
3 36 (5.26%) VPN
4 35 (5.11%) TCP/IP
5 27 (3.94%) LAN
6 26 (3.80%) Internet
7 21 (3.07%) BGP
8 19 (2.77%) SNMP
9 18 (2.63%) DHCP
9 18 (2.63%) SAN
10 14 (2.04%) Diameter Protocol
10 14 (2.04%) HTTP
10 14 (2.04%) SSL
10 14 (2.04%) WAN
11 13 (1.90%) Asterisk PBX
11 13 (1.90%) PBX
12 12 (1.75%) Multicast
12 12 (1.75%) VLAN
13 10 (1.46%) Network Security
13 10 (1.46%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
2 66 (9.64%) Big Data
3 57 (8.32%) MySQL
4 53 (7.74%) SQL Server
5 40 (5.84%) NoSQL
6 39 (5.69%) MongoDB
7 34 (4.96%) Hadoop
8 27 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 23 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (2.19%) MariaDB
13 14 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (2.04%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (1.61%) HBase
15 9 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (1.31%) Blockchain
15 9 (1.31%) InfluxDB
15 9 (1.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 321 (46.86%) Jenkins
2 123 (17.96%) Git (software)
3 82 (11.97%) GitLab
4 76 (11.09%) TeamCity
5 74 (10.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 52 (7.59%) JIRA
7 47 (6.86%) Travis CI
8 40 (5.84%) CircleCI
9 37 (5.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (3.21%) Bitbucket
11 20 (2.92%) Selenium
12 17 (2.48%) Cucumber
13 16 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
14 15 (2.19%) Maven
15 14 (2.04%) Vagrant
16 13 (1.90%) Artifactory
16 13 (1.90%) Gradle
17 12 (1.75%) GoCD
17 12 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 152 (22.19%) Social Skills
2 118 (17.23%) Finance
3 46 (6.72%) Banking
4 32 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.36%) Public Sector
6 22 (3.21%) Games
7 18 (2.63%) Retail
8 14 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 14 (2.04%) Organisational Skills
9 13 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (1.61%) Legal
10 11 (1.61%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.31%) Advertising
12 8 (1.17%) Russian Language
13 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.02%) Marketing
14 6 (0.88%) Electronics
15 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.58%) Law
17 3 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 303 (44.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 109 (15.91%) AWS Engineer
3 93 (13.58%) AWS DevOps
4 88 (12.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 73 (10.66%) Senior DevOps
6 66 (9.64%) Platform Engineer
7 65 (9.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 50 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
9 43 (6.28%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 41 (5.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 41 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
11 37 (5.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 36 (5.26%) Consultant
12 36 (5.26%) Developer
13 30 (4.38%) Python Engineer
14 27 (3.94%) Architect
14 27 (3.94%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 25 (3.65%) Data Engineer
16 23 (3.36%) Java Engineer
16 23 (3.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (8.61%) Elastic Stack
2 57 (8.32%) Node.js
3 54 (7.88%) Web Services
4 45 (6.57%) Kafka
5 27 (3.94%) REST
6 25 (3.65%) Pandas
7 24 (3.50%) .NET
8 20 (2.92%) Django
9 17 (2.48%) AngularJS
9 17 (2.48%) React
10 16 (2.34%) RESTful
11 14 (2.04%) XMPP
12 12 (1.75%) LAMP
12 12 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
12 12 (1.75%) Spring Boot
13 11 (1.61%) CSS
13 11 (1.61%) Flask
13 11 (1.61%) Spring
14 10 (1.46%) LEMP Stack
14 10 (1.46%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.15%) Data Centre
2 44 (6.42%) Public Cloud
3 41 (5.99%) Cloud Native
4 31 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 20 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (2.34%) Social Network
8 14 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 14 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.04%) Equities
8 14 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (1.61%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.31%) Replication
13 8 (1.17%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (1.17%) Social Media
14 7 (1.02%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.88%) Clustering
15 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 383 (55.91%) Linux
2 130 (18.98%) Windows
3 82 (11.97%) Unix
4 67 (9.78%) CentOS
5 57 (8.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (6.28%) Ubuntu
7 30 (4.38%) Debian
8 19 (2.77%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.88%) Solaris
11 5 (0.73%) AIX
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.29%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.29%) SUSE
13 2 (0.29%) VMS
13 2 (0.29%) zOS
14 1 (0.15%) Android
14 1 (0.15%) Fedora
14 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (72.85%) DevOps
2 274 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 247 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (28.91%) Infrastructure as Code
5 121 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
6 108 (15.77%) Open Source
7 90 (13.14%) Fintech
7 90 (13.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 88 (12.85%) Test Automation
9 86 (12.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 86 (12.55%) Microservices
10 74 (10.80%) Deployment Automation
11 68 (9.93%) Load Balancing
12 65 (9.49%) High Availability
12 65 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
13 59 (8.61%) Computer Science
14 56 (8.18%) TDD
15 52 (7.59%) Infrastructure Automation
15 52 (7.59%) Scrum
15 52 (7.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 408 (59.56%) Python
2 169 (24.67%) Java
3 167 (24.38%) Bash Shell
4 112 (16.35%) PowerShell
5 97 (14.16%) Go
6 86 (12.55%) SQL
7 65 (9.49%) JavaScript
8 59 (8.61%) C#
8 59 (8.61%) Perl
9 55 (8.03%) Ruby
10 41 (5.99%) PHP
11 32 (4.67%) C
12 23 (3.36%) Shell Script
13 22 (3.21%) C++
14 12 (1.75%) Scala
15 11 (1.61%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.17%) Clojure
17 6 (0.88%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.73%) VB
19 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.76%) Degree
3 36 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.53%) AWS Certification
5 23 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.58%) RHCE
9 3 (0.44%) CCNP
9 3 (0.44%) CISM
9 3 (0.44%) CISSP
9 3 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.44%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.15%) GIAC
11 1 (0.15%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.65%) QA
2 9 (1.31%) GRC
3 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.73%) GDPR
4 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.58%) NIST
5 4 (0.58%) SOC 2
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.15%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 342 (49.93%) Docker
2 64 (9.34%) Active Directory
3 58 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (3.21%) iptables
5 19 (2.77%) KVM
6 17 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (2.34%) Hyper-V
8 14 (2.04%) QEMU
9 13 (1.90%) Kamailio
9 13 (1.90%) Postfix
10 8 (1.17%) NFS
11 6 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.88%) HDFS
11 6 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.58%) Ceph
13 4 (0.58%) Xen
14 2 (0.29%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.29%) Samba
14 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 502 (73.28%) Ansible
2 365 (53.28%) Kubernetes
3 356 (51.97%) Terraform
4 344 (50.22%) Opscode Chef
5 72 (10.51%) Prometheus
6 45 (6.57%) Grafana
7 37 (5.40%) Docker Swarm
7 37 (5.40%) ZABBIX
8 35 (5.11%) Salt
9 31 (4.53%) Istio
10 26 (3.80%) Packer
11 24 (3.50%) Nagios
12 20 (2.92%) Graphite
13 18 (2.63%) HAProxy
14 17 (2.48%) Rancher
15 16 (2.34%) Fortio
15 16 (2.34%) Kiali
16 15 (2.19%) Consul
16 15 (2.19%) Galera Cluster
16 15 (2.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (14.60%) Microsoft
2 74 (10.80%) VMware
3 48 (7.01%) Red Hat
4 43 (6.28%) Google
5 40 (5.84%) Oracle
6 35 (5.11%) Splunk
7 31 (4.53%) Cisco
8 23 (3.36%) HP
9 22 (3.21%) Atlassian
10 15 (2.19%) Juniper
11 14 (2.04%) GENBAND
11 14 (2.04%) Mitel
11 14 (2.04%) Percona
11 14 (2.04%) SonicWALL
12 13 (1.90%) Facebook
12 13 (1.90%) Nortel
13 12 (1.75%) AppDynamics
13 12 (1.75%) SaltStack
14 10 (1.46%) IBM
15 8 (1.17%) SAP