Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 87 109
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 +66
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2,150 2,334 2,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.07% 3.40% 2.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.26% 32.44% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,764 2,002 2,260
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 7,887 7,195 8,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.27% 10.49% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,595 6,022 6,948
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £39,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -30 385 £70,000 +7.69% 93
West London +29 89 £65,000 - 41
South London -13 27 £57,500 +15.00% 5
East London -2 22 £51,250 -30.03% 17
North London +1 5 £62,500 +6.38% 3
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1,687 (78.47%) DevOps
2 1,513 (70.37%) Ansible
3 1,428 (66.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1,404 (65.30%) Linux
5 1,348 (62.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1,161 (54.00%) Python
7 1,072 (49.86%) Jenkins
8 1,048 (48.74%) Docker
9 840 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
10 767 (35.67%) Configuration Management
11 719 (33.44%) Continuous Integration
12 669 (31.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 653 (30.37%) Bash Shell
14 580 (26.98%) Java
15 565 (26.28%) Kubernetes
16 536 (24.93%) Terraform
17 508 (23.63%) Ruby
18 505 (23.49%) Windows
19 504 (23.44%) Git (software)
20 494 (22.98%) Finance
21 414 (19.26%) PowerShell
22 352 (16.37%) TeamCity
23 344 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 335 (15.58%) VMware
25 320 (14.88%) Perl
26 318 (14.79%) Microservices
27 317 (14.74%) MySQL
28 316 (14.70%) Open Source
29 304 (14.14%) Web Services
30 294 (13.67%) Red Hat

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
1 234 (10.88%) Apache
2 189 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 177 (8.23%) OpenStack
4 158 (7.35%) nginx
5 126 (5.86%) Confluence
6 103 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
7 98 (4.56%) IIS
8 88 (4.09%) Apache Spark
9 63 (2.93%) WebSphere
10 54 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
11 50 (2.33%) JBoss
12 31 (1.44%) CloudStack
13 28 (1.30%) Apache Solr
14 26 (1.21%) Jetty
15 25 (1.16%) CMS
15 25 (1.16%) WebLogic
16 22 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 22 (1.02%) WordPress
17 15 (0.70%) Drupal
18 12 (0.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.093%) Documaker
3 2 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.093%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.047%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.047%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.047%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.047%) Magento
4 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.047%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,428 (66.42%) Amazon AWS
2 669 (31.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (12.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 223 (10.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 172 (8.00%) SaaS
6 161 (7.49%) IaaS
7 150 (6.98%) PaaS
8 130 (6.05%) Amazon EC2
8 130 (6.05%) OpenShift
9 106 (4.93%) GitHub
10 80 (3.72%) Amazon S3
11 62 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 51 (2.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 47 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
14 42 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
15 40 (1.86%) CloudBees
15 40 (1.86%) Serverless
16 36 (1.67%) Route 53
17 31 (1.44%) npm
18 29 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 225 (10.47%) TCP/IP
2 216 (10.05%) Firewall
3 169 (7.86%) DNS
4 98 (4.56%) VPN
5 88 (4.09%) HTTP
6 84 (3.91%) SAN
7 67 (3.12%) DHCP
8 54 (2.51%) WAN
9 48 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
10 45 (2.09%) Internet
11 37 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 35 (1.63%) SSL
13 34 (1.58%) NAS
13 34 (1.58%) SNMP
14 30 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
15 28 (1.30%) NetScaler
15 28 (1.30%) Network Security
16 25 (1.16%) BGP
17 24 (1.12%) VLAN
18 23 (1.07%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (14.74%) MySQL
2 212 (9.86%) MongoDB
3 205 (9.53%) NoSQL
4 194 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
5 174 (8.09%) SQL Server
6 147 (6.84%) Hadoop
7 146 (6.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 134 (6.23%) Big Data
9 85 (3.95%) Relational Database
10 77 (3.58%) Redis
11 62 (2.88%) RDBMS
12 60 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
13 35 (1.63%) MariaDB
14 29 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (1.21%) Apache Hive
15 26 (1.21%) Blockchain
16 22 (1.02%) HBase
16 22 (1.02%) Neo4j
17 20 (0.93%) Riak
18 19 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1,072 (49.86%) Jenkins
2 504 (23.44%) Git (software)
3 352 (16.37%) TeamCity
4 344 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 264 (12.28%) JIRA
6 243 (11.30%) Octopus Deploy
7 203 (9.44%) Maven
8 159 (7.40%) Subversion
9 123 (5.72%) MSBuild
10 120 (5.58%) Sonatype Nexus
11 111 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 109 (5.07%) Vagrant
13 108 (5.02%) Gradle
14 89 (4.14%) Hudson
15 83 (3.86%) Selenium
16 72 (3.35%) Bitbucket
17 71 (3.30%) Cucumber
18 66 (3.07%) Travis CI
19 59 (2.74%) GitLab
20 55 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 494 (22.98%) Finance
2 191 (8.88%) Banking
3 90 (4.19%) Retail
4 67 (3.12%) Games
5 54 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.00%) Law
7 39 (1.81%) Legal
8 32 (1.49%) Publishing
9 31 (1.44%) Advertising
10 23 (1.07%) Marketing
11 22 (1.02%) Billing
12 20 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.79%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.33%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.28%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.23%) Electronics
17 4 (0.19%) Digital Economy
17 4 (0.19%) Front Office
18 3 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 929 (43.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 307 (14.28%) Linux Engineer
3 247 (11.49%) Developer
4 239 (11.12%) AWS DevOps
5 235 (10.93%) AWS Engineer
6 231 (10.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 220 (10.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 187 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 178 (8.28%) Administrator
10 174 (8.09%) Senior DevOps
11 169 (7.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 154 (7.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 145 (6.74%) Architect
14 142 (6.60%) Consultant
15 124 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
16 112 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
17 106 (4.93%) Linux Administrator
18 103 (4.79%) Java Developer
19 92 (4.28%) DevOps Consultant
19 92 (4.28%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (14.14%) Web Services
2 227 (10.56%) .NET
3 188 (8.74%) Node.js
4 129 (6.00%) RESTful
5 128 (5.95%) Spring
6 124 (5.77%) LAMP
7 113 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 96 (4.47%) Elastic Stack
8 96 (4.47%) RabbitMQ
8 96 (4.47%) REST
9 85 (3.95%) Kafka
10 78 (3.63%) HTML
11 73 (3.40%) ASP.NET
12 72 (3.35%) LDAP
13 67 (3.12%) CSS
14 66 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 62 (2.88%) Akka
16 58 (2.70%) Hibernate
17 56 (2.60%) HATEOAS
18 52 (2.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 164 (7.63%) Public Cloud
2 157 (7.30%) Fintech
3 150 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 111 (5.16%) Private Cloud
5 102 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
6 86 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 84 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
8 66 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
9 58 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 56 (2.60%) Online Banking
11 46 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
12 39 (1.81%) Replication
13 38 (1.77%) Clustering
13 38 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
14 36 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 36 (1.67%) Mobile App
15 30 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 27 (1.26%) Online Games
17 23 (1.07%) Semantic Web
18 21 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1,404 (65.30%) Linux
2 505 (23.49%) Windows
3 285 (13.26%) Unix
4 206 (9.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 192 (8.93%) CentOS
6 164 (7.63%) Windows Server
7 125 (5.81%) Ubuntu
8 75 (3.49%) Debian
9 46 (2.14%) Android
10 40 (1.86%) CoreOS
11 34 (1.58%) Apple iOS
12 33 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (1.16%) Solaris
14 24 (1.12%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.79%) Fedora
16 15 (0.70%) Mac OS X
17 14 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
17 14 (0.65%) Windows 10
18 12 (0.56%) SUSE
19 9 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,687 (78.47%) DevOps
2 840 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
3 767 (35.67%) Configuration Management
4 719 (33.44%) Continuous Integration
5 318 (14.79%) Microservices
6 316 (14.70%) Open Source
7 251 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 238 (11.07%) Test Automation
9 236 (10.98%) Scrum
10 220 (10.23%) TDD
11 216 (10.05%) Software Engineering
12 167 (7.77%) E-Commerce
13 160 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
14 158 (7.35%) Migration
15 137 (6.37%) BDD
16 134 (6.23%) Continuous Deployment
16 134 (6.23%) High Availability
17 109 (5.07%) Mentoring
18 102 (4.74%) Analytics
19 99 (4.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,161 (54.00%) Python
2 653 (30.37%) Bash Shell
3 580 (26.98%) Java
4 508 (23.63%) Ruby
5 414 (19.26%) PowerShell
6 320 (14.88%) Perl
7 260 (12.09%) SQL
8 257 (11.95%) JavaScript
9 192 (8.93%) PHP
10 178 (8.28%) C#
10 178 (8.28%) Scala
11 133 (6.19%) Go
12 113 (5.26%) Shell Script
13 63 (2.93%) Groovy
14 60 (2.79%) Java 8
15 50 (2.33%) C
16 45 (2.09%) C++
17 24 (1.12%) Clojure
18 22 (1.02%) Korn
19 20 (0.93%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 146 (6.79%) Degree
2 66 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 60 (2.79%) AWS Certification
4 51 (2.37%) MCSE
4 51 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 39 (1.81%) MCSA
7 38 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 37 (1.72%) Master's Degree
9 34 (1.58%) MCITP
9 34 (1.58%) RHCE
10 28 (1.30%) CCNP
11 19 (0.88%) CCIE
11 19 (0.88%) CCNA
12 18 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
13 14 (0.65%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (0.60%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.53%) GCP
2 64 (2.98%) QA
3 50 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.23%) GDPR
5 5 (0.23%) SLA
6 3 (0.14%) COBIT
6 3 (0.14%) DICOM
6 3 (0.14%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 1,048 (48.74%) Docker
2 197 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (4.47%) Active Directory
4 77 (3.58%) Hyper-V
5 56 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
6 49 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (1.77%) vSphere
8 35 (1.63%) KVM
9 31 (1.44%) Xen
10 26 (1.21%) Apache Flume
10 26 (1.21%) NFS
11 24 (1.12%) iptables
12 22 (1.02%) XenApp
13 20 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
13 20 (0.93%) VirtualBox
14 19 (0.88%) Samba
15 18 (0.84%) XenDesktop
16 17 (0.79%) HDFS
17 15 (0.70%) VMware NSX
18 13 (0.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1,513 (70.37%) Ansible
2 1,348 (62.70%) Opscode Chef
3 565 (26.28%) Kubernetes
4 536 (24.93%) Terraform
5 264 (12.28%) Nagios
6 219 (10.19%) Salt
7 77 (3.58%) ZABBIX
8 73 (3.40%) Packer
9 60 (2.79%) Docker Swarm
10 54 (2.51%) Mesos
11 52 (2.42%) Rundeck
12 50 (2.33%) Consul
13 49 (2.28%) HAProxy
14 43 (2.00%) Icinga
14 43 (2.00%) logstash
15 41 (1.91%) Grafana
16 34 (1.58%) Graphite
17 31 (1.44%) Kibana
18 30 (1.40%) Cacti
19 26 (1.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 335 (15.58%) VMware
2 294 (13.67%) Red Hat
3 253 (11.77%) Google
4 178 (8.28%) Microsoft
5 149 (6.93%) Oracle
5 149 (6.93%) Splunk
6 88 (4.09%) Cisco
7 87 (4.05%) SaltStack
8 67 (3.12%) New Relic
9 64 (2.98%) Atlassian
10 62 (2.88%) AppDynamics
11 59 (2.74%) WorldPay
12 47 (2.19%) Citrix
13 46 (2.14%) RedGate
14 45 (2.09%) IBM
15 42 (1.95%) Juniper
16 33 (1.53%) Veeam
17 32 (1.49%) CheckPoint
17 32 (1.49%) F5
17 32 (1.49%) ServiceNow