Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 112 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 -30 +58
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1,917 2,083 2,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.05% 2.96% 3.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.96% 28.54% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 1,741 2,236
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 8,350 7,298 7,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.27% 10.38% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6,702 6,130 6,194
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,490 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,102
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.56% +4.20%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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
Central London +22 397 £72,500 +3.57% 95
South London +24 47 £60,000 +4.35% 10
West London -27 46 £60,000 -5.88% 40
East London +15 13 £65,000 +32.65% 13
North London +16 1 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1,460 (76.16%) Ansible
2 1,398 (72.93%) DevOps
3 1,283 (66.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1,202 (62.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1,147 (59.83%) Linux
6 1,046 (54.56%) Python
7 979 (51.07%) Docker
8 933 (48.67%) Jenkins
9 775 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
10 723 (37.72%) Microsoft Azure
11 698 (36.41%) Configuration Management
12 640 (33.39%) Kubernetes
13 617 (32.19%) Terraform
14 608 (31.72%) Bash Shell
15 558 (29.11%) Java
16 548 (28.59%) Windows
17 547 (28.53%) Continuous Integration
18 490 (25.56%) Finance
19 482 (25.14%) Ruby
20 464 (24.20%) Git (software)
21 445 (23.21%) PowerShell
22 381 (19.87%) SQL
23 338 (17.63%) Google Cloud Platform
24 326 (17.01%) Red Hat
25 300 (15.65%) VMware
26 274 (14.29%) Open Source
27 272 (14.19%) Microservices
28 271 (14.14%) Maven
29 267 (13.93%) Web Services
30 261 (13.62%) Apache

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
1 261 (13.62%) Apache
2 174 (9.08%) Tomcat
3 111 (5.79%) nginx
4 72 (3.76%) Confluence
5 62 (3.23%) OpenStack
6 61 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
7 47 (2.45%) IIS
8 42 (2.19%) Apache Spark
9 38 (1.98%) Apache Solr
9 38 (1.98%) WebSphere
10 34 (1.77%) WordPress
11 28 (1.46%) JBoss
12 20 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.94%) GlassFish
14 16 (0.83%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.73%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.52%) CMS
16 10 (0.52%) SharePoint
17 8 (0.42%) Apache Pig
17 8 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.31%) Snapchat
2 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.10%) SPSS
3 1 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
1 13 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.10%) Magento
2 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.052%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 1,202 (62.70%) Amazon AWS
2 723 (37.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 338 (17.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 199 (10.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 194 (10.12%) SaaS
6 114 (5.95%) GitHub
7 112 (5.84%) PaaS
8 106 (5.53%) OpenShift
9 102 (5.32%) IaaS
10 92 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
11 91 (4.75%) Amazon EC2
12 77 (4.02%) Serverless
13 65 (3.39%) Amazon S3
14 53 (2.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 49 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
16 44 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
17 43 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 28 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 28 (1.46%) Route 53
19 26 (1.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 207 (10.80%) Firewall
2 166 (8.66%) DNS
3 126 (6.57%) TCP/IP
4 81 (4.23%) HTTP
5 74 (3.86%) SAN
6 45 (2.35%) SSL
7 42 (2.19%) VPN
8 41 (2.14%) WAN
9 39 (2.03%) Internet
10 33 (1.72%) LAN
11 29 (1.51%) iSCSI
12 27 (1.41%) BGP
13 25 (1.30%) Network Security
14 19 (0.99%) NAS
15 17 (0.89%) DHCP
16 13 (0.68%) OpenVPN
16 13 (0.68%) OPNsense
16 13 (0.68%) SSH
17 12 (0.63%) VLAN
18 11 (0.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (11.53%) MySQL
2 181 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 138 (7.20%) NoSQL
4 128 (6.68%) PostgreSQL
5 113 (5.89%) MongoDB
6 101 (5.27%) Big Data
7 67 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 66 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
9 61 (3.18%) Relational Database
10 57 (2.97%) Hadoop
11 56 (2.92%) Redis
12 43 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
13 41 (2.14%) Blockchain
13 41 (2.14%) Oracle Database
14 34 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (1.67%) MariaDB
16 27 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 25 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
18 20 (1.04%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 933 (48.67%) Jenkins
2 464 (24.20%) Git (software)
3 271 (14.14%) Maven
4 248 (12.94%) TeamCity
5 236 (12.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 216 (11.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 197 (10.28%) JIRA
8 153 (7.98%) Subversion
9 133 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 131 (6.83%) Vagrant
11 120 (6.26%) Gradle
12 110 (5.74%) Selenium
13 107 (5.58%) Visual Studio Team System
14 91 (4.75%) Travis CI
15 89 (4.64%) Ant
16 73 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
17 66 (3.44%) GoCD
18 61 (3.18%) Bitbucket
19 53 (2.76%) SonarQube
20 52 (2.71%) Artifactory
General
1 490 (25.56%) Finance
2 100 (5.22%) Banking
3 83 (4.33%) Financial Institution
4 67 (3.50%) Games
5 43 (2.24%) Retail
6 37 (1.93%) Law
6 37 (1.93%) Marketing
7 30 (1.56%) Advertising
8 18 (0.94%) Front Office
8 18 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 17 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.78%) Legal
11 13 (0.68%) Publishing
12 6 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.10%) Electronics
14 2 (0.10%) German Language
14 2 (0.10%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.052%) French Language
15 1 (0.052%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 719 (37.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 200 (10.43%) AWS Engineer
3 194 (10.12%) Cloud Engineer
4 191 (9.96%) Linux Engineer
5 188 (9.81%) Developer
6 174 (9.08%) AWS DevOps
7 163 (8.50%) Senior DevOps
8 146 (7.62%) Administrator
9 135 (7.04%) Consultant
10 130 (6.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 124 (6.47%) Architect
12 120 (6.26%) Systems Administrator
13 115 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 115 (6.00%) Platform Engineer
14 107 (5.58%) Java Developer
15 106 (5.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 104 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 90 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
18 89 (4.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 82 (4.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (13.93%) Web Services
2 203 (10.59%) .NET
3 142 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
4 111 (5.79%) AngularJS
5 108 (5.63%) LAMP
6 96 (5.01%) Node.js
7 87 (4.54%) Spring
8 83 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
9 79 (4.12%) Kafka
10 68 (3.55%) React
11 64 (3.34%) Java EE
12 61 (3.18%) REST
13 58 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
14 56 (2.92%) CSS
15 52 (2.71%) HTML
16 49 (2.56%) Hibernate
17 48 (2.50%) J2EE
18 43 (2.24%) Middleware
19 40 (2.09%) LAPP Stack
20 37 (1.93%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.45%) Fintech
2 159 (8.29%) Data Centre
3 124 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 106 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
5 99 (5.16%) Linux Command Line
6 96 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
7 76 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
8 64 (3.34%) Hedge funds
9 58 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 57 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
11 47 (2.45%) Cloud Native
12 36 (1.88%) User Experience
13 31 (1.62%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.56%) Clustering
14 30 (1.56%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.51%) Blog
16 25 (1.30%) PlayStation
16 25 (1.30%) Replication
17 24 (1.25%) Management Information System
18 23 (1.20%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1,147 (59.83%) Linux
2 548 (28.59%) Windows
3 257 (13.41%) Unix
4 229 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 204 (10.64%) Windows Server
6 198 (10.33%) CentOS
7 158 (8.24%) Ubuntu
8 52 (2.71%) Debian
9 46 (2.40%) Solaris
10 31 (1.62%) CoreOS
11 30 (1.56%) Android
12 27 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (1.30%) Mesosphere
14 24 (1.25%) Fedora
14 24 (1.25%) openSUSE
15 23 (1.20%) FreeBSD
16 21 (1.10%) VMS
17 20 (1.04%) SUSE
18 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,398 (72.93%) DevOps
2 775 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 698 (36.41%) Configuration Management
4 547 (28.53%) Continuous Integration
5 274 (14.29%) Open Source
6 272 (14.19%) Microservices
7 239 (12.47%) Test Automation
8 234 (12.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 227 (11.84%) Deployment Automation
10 192 (10.02%) Software Engineering
11 182 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 179 (9.34%) Problem-Solving
13 166 (8.66%) Scrum
14 158 (8.24%) TDD
15 148 (7.72%) ITIL
16 145 (7.56%) Migration
17 137 (7.15%) High Availability
18 118 (6.16%) Computer Science
19 113 (5.89%) Mentoring
20 105 (5.48%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1,046 (54.56%) Python
2 608 (31.72%) Bash Shell
3 558 (29.11%) Java
4 482 (25.14%) Ruby
5 445 (23.21%) PowerShell
6 381 (19.87%) SQL
7 246 (12.83%) Perl
8 226 (11.79%) JavaScript
9 193 (10.07%) Go
10 141 (7.36%) PHP
11 134 (6.99%) C#
12 98 (5.11%) Shell Script
13 74 (3.86%) C++
14 63 (3.29%) C
15 57 (2.97%) Scala
16 44 (2.30%) Korn
16 44 (2.30%) TypeScript
17 33 (1.72%) Bourne shell
18 31 (1.62%) Java 8
18 31 (1.62%) R
Qualifications
1 186 (9.70%) Degree
2 60 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 49 (2.56%) RHCE
5 40 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (1.88%) AWS Certification
7 34 (1.77%) SC Cleared
8 31 (1.62%) MCSE
9 30 (1.56%) Master's Degree
9 30 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
9 30 (1.56%) RHCSA
10 26 (1.36%) DV Cleared
11 19 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (0.94%) CCNA
12 18 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
14 11 (0.57%) CISSP
15 9 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.47%) MCSA
15 9 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.38%) QA
2 42 (2.19%) GDPR
2 42 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 40 (2.09%) HIPAA
4 25 (1.30%) SLA
5 13 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 12 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) PMO
8 1 (0.052%) PSD2
System Software
1 979 (51.07%) Docker
2 247 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 195 (10.17%) Active Directory
4 151 (7.88%) Hyper-V
5 38 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (1.67%) VirtualBox
7 30 (1.56%) KVM
8 29 (1.51%) NFS
9 23 (1.20%) Samba
10 21 (1.10%) vSphere
11 19 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 19 (0.99%) pfSense
11 19 (0.99%) Xen
12 15 (0.78%) HDFS
13 13 (0.68%) DFS Replication
14 9 (0.47%) QEMU
15 8 (0.42%) etcd
16 7 (0.37%) iptables
16 7 (0.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,460 (76.16%) Ansible
2 1,283 (66.93%) Opscode Chef
3 640 (33.39%) Kubernetes
4 617 (32.19%) Terraform
5 225 (11.74%) Salt
6 188 (9.81%) Nagios
7 98 (5.11%) Consul
8 96 (5.01%) Prometheus
9 85 (4.43%) Docker Swarm
9 85 (4.43%) Packer
10 79 (4.12%) Graphite
11 67 (3.50%) SCOM
12 66 (3.44%) Grafana
13 62 (3.23%) ZABBIX
14 52 (2.71%) Automic
15 37 (1.93%) Rundeck
16 33 (1.72%) HAProxy
17 29 (1.51%) vCenter Server
18 28 (1.46%) SCCM
19 23 (1.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 326 (17.01%) Red Hat
2 300 (15.65%) VMware
3 260 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 239 (12.47%) Google
5 218 (11.37%) Splunk
6 196 (10.22%) Oracle
7 80 (4.17%) SaltStack
8 69 (3.60%) Cisco
9 62 (3.23%) Atlassian
10 57 (2.97%) Citrix
11 54 (2.82%) AppDynamics
12 49 (2.56%) New Relic
13 42 (2.19%) EMC
14 38 (1.98%) NetApp
15 31 (1.62%) RedGate
16 30 (1.56%) ServiceNow
17 29 (1.51%) Rackspace
18 28 (1.46%) IBM
19 26 (1.36%) Delphix
19 26 (1.36%) XebiaLabs