Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 165 108
Rank change year-on-year +36 -57 +1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 729 1,103 1,929
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.56% 2.17% 3.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.96% 13.68% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 684 817 1,590
Median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +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 5,626 8,065 8,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.75% 15.85% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,612 6,369 6,886
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £106,125 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +81 227 £72,500 -9.38% 48
South London +24 27 £72,500 +26.09% 4
West London +30 4 £58,750 -2.08% 7
East London +18 3 £60,000 +2.56% 6
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 554 (75.99%) Ansible
2 516 (70.78%) DevOps
3 464 (63.65%) AWS
4 450 (61.73%) Python
5 400 (54.87%) Linux
6 386 (52.95%) Terraform
7 364 (49.93%) Kubernetes
8 363 (49.79%) Opscode Chef
9 346 (47.46%) Docker
10 345 (47.33%) Jenkins
11 281 (38.55%) Configuration Management
12 257 (35.25%) Azure
13 245 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
14 201 (27.57%) Java
14 201 (27.57%) Infrastructure as Code
15 168 (23.05%) Finance
16 164 (22.50%) GCP
17 155 (21.26%) Bash Shell
18 128 (17.56%) Git (software)
19 126 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
20 117 (16.05%) Go
21 116 (15.91%) Windows
22 110 (15.09%) Unix
23 109 (14.95%) Microsoft
24 105 (14.40%) Fintech
25 104 (14.27%) AWS CloudFormation
26 103 (14.13%) PowerShell
27 98 (13.44%) Open Source
28 90 (12.35%) SQL
29 84 (11.52%) 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 33 (4.53%) IIS
2 28 (3.84%) Apache
3 24 (3.29%) Apache Spark
4 21 (2.88%) Confluence
5 20 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 16 (2.19%) nginx
8 12 (1.65%) Skype for Business
8 12 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.96%) Drupal
9 7 (0.96%) ejabberd
10 5 (0.69%) Facebook Platform
10 5 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.55%) DNN
11 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.41%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.27%) JBoss
13 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 464 (63.65%) AWS
2 257 (35.25%) Azure
3 164 (22.50%) GCP
4 104 (14.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 62 (8.50%) GitHub
6 61 (8.37%) IaaS
7 54 (7.41%) Amazon ECS
7 54 (7.41%) PaaS
7 54 (7.41%) SaaS
8 48 (6.58%) Serverless
9 39 (5.35%) Amazon EKS
10 30 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 26 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
12 25 (3.43%) OpenShift
13 24 (3.29%) Amazon S3
14 23 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
15 22 (3.02%) Route 53
16 21 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 17 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (1.92%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.88%) Firewall
2 52 (7.13%) DNS
3 48 (6.58%) TCP/IP
4 41 (5.62%) VPN
5 29 (3.98%) LAN
6 25 (3.43%) BGP
7 24 (3.29%) DHCP
8 23 (3.16%) WAN
9 22 (3.02%) Network Security
10 20 (2.74%) SNMP
11 19 (2.61%) Internet
12 18 (2.47%) OSPF
13 15 (2.06%) IPsec
13 15 (2.06%) MPLS
13 15 (2.06%) SAN
13 15 (2.06%) Wireless
14 14 (1.92%) Multicast
15 13 (1.78%) VoIP
15 13 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (1.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (6.86%) Big Data
3 45 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 44 (6.04%) MySQL
5 43 (5.90%) MongoDB
6 38 (5.21%) NoSQL
7 25 (3.43%) Hadoop
7 25 (3.43%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (1.92%) Data Lake
10 13 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.65%) Redis
12 11 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (1.51%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.51%) Cosmos DB
12 11 (1.51%) HBase
13 10 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 10 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.23%) MariaDB
15 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 345 (47.33%) Jenkins
2 128 (17.56%) Git (software)
3 73 (10.01%) GitLab
4 65 (8.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 55 (7.54%) TeamCity
6 51 (7.00%) JIRA
7 40 (5.49%) Travis CI
8 36 (4.94%) CircleCI
9 28 (3.84%) Bitbucket
10 26 (3.57%) Selenium
11 25 (3.43%) Cucumber
12 19 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (2.19%) Maven
15 15 (2.06%) Gradle
16 13 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
17 11 (1.51%) GoCD
18 8 (1.10%) Artifactory
18 8 (1.10%) Gerrit
18 8 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 168 (23.05%) Finance
2 47 (6.45%) Banking
3 22 (3.02%) Games
4 18 (2.47%) Public Sector
5 15 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.51%) Legal
6 11 (1.51%) Retail
7 9 (1.23%) Advertising
7 9 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.96%) Marketing
9 6 (0.82%) Electronics
9 6 (0.82%) Front Office
9 6 (0.82%) Law
9 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.41%) Back Office
10 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (44.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 113 (15.50%) AWS Engineer
3 95 (13.03%) AWS DevOps
4 90 (12.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 69 (9.47%) Platform Engineer
6 63 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
7 61 (8.37%) Senior DevOps
8 55 (7.54%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 53 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 52 (7.13%) Developer
11 42 (5.76%) Consultant
12 40 (5.49%) Python Engineer
13 37 (5.08%) Python Developer
14 36 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 36 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 34 (4.66%) Java Engineer
16 33 (4.53%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
17 32 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
18 30 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 29 (3.98%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (8.50%) Node.js
2 61 (8.37%) Web Services
3 56 (7.68%) Elastic Stack
4 33 (4.53%) Django
5 31 (4.25%) .NET
5 31 (4.25%) Pandas
6 19 (2.61%) React
7 18 (2.47%) Kafka
8 15 (2.06%) AngularJS
9 13 (1.78%) Flask
10 12 (1.65%) REST
11 11 (1.51%) Spring
12 10 (1.37%) LDAP
13 9 (1.23%) ADO
13 9 (1.23%) CSS
13 9 (1.23%) HTML
13 9 (1.23%) Sensu
14 8 (1.10%) LAPP Stack
14 8 (1.10%) React Native
14 8 (1.10%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.21%) Cloud Native
2 31 (4.25%) Data Centre
3 30 (4.12%) Equities
4 29 (3.98%) Virtual Team
5 26 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (3.43%) Public Cloud
7 24 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.29%) Social Network
8 16 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (1.51%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.37%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.23%) Replication
14 8 (1.10%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.96%) Derivative
15 7 (0.96%) FMCG
16 6 (0.82%) Reference Data
16 6 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 400 (54.87%) Linux
2 116 (15.91%) Windows
3 110 (15.09%) Unix
4 66 (9.05%) CentOS
5 56 (7.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (5.76%) Ubuntu
7 22 (3.02%) Debian
8 14 (1.92%) Windows Server
9 12 (1.65%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.51%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.51%) zOS
11 7 (0.96%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.82%) AIX
12 6 (0.82%) Fedora
13 5 (0.69%) Solaris
14 3 (0.41%) VMS
15 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.14%) Android
16 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (70.78%) DevOps
2 281 (38.55%) Configuration Management
3 245 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (27.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 126 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (14.40%) Fintech
7 98 (13.44%) Open Source
8 84 (11.52%) Test Automation
9 83 (11.39%) TDD
10 82 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 80 (10.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 75 (10.29%) BDD
12 75 (10.29%) Microservices
13 73 (10.01%) Deployment Automation
13 73 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
14 67 (9.19%) Software Engineering
15 62 (8.50%) Load Balancing
16 60 (8.23%) High Availability
16 60 (8.23%) Infrastructure Automation
17 57 (7.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 450 (61.73%) Python
2 201 (27.57%) Java
3 155 (21.26%) Bash Shell
4 117 (16.05%) Go
5 103 (14.13%) PowerShell
6 90 (12.35%) SQL
7 81 (11.11%) Ruby
8 74 (10.15%) C#
9 64 (8.78%) JavaScript
10 53 (7.27%) Perl
11 43 (5.90%) Shell Script
12 29 (3.98%) C++
12 29 (3.98%) PHP
13 22 (3.02%) C
14 21 (2.88%) Scala
15 10 (1.37%) Clojure
16 9 (1.23%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.10%) Groovy
18 3 (0.41%) PHP 7
18 3 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 52 (7.13%) Degree
3 40 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.70%) AWS Certification
5 24 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.23%) CCNP
9 8 (1.10%) CCNA
9 8 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.10%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.69%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.55%) RHCE
12 4 (0.55%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.41%) CISSP
14 2 (0.27%) CISM
14 2 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.27%) MCSE
15 1 (0.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.88%) QA
2 6 (0.82%) GDPR
3 5 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (0.69%) EMIR
3 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.69%) MiFID
3 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) SLA
5 3 (0.41%) NIST
6 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 346 (47.46%) Docker
2 60 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (6.86%) Active Directory
4 22 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.19%) KVM
7 7 (0.96%) iptables
7 7 (0.96%) Kamailio
7 7 (0.96%) NFS
7 7 (0.96%) Postfix
7 7 (0.96%) QEMU
8 6 (0.82%) HDFS
8 6 (0.82%) Xen
9 3 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.41%) RHEV
9 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.41%) vSphere
9 3 (0.41%) XenApp
9 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 554 (75.99%) Ansible
2 386 (52.95%) Terraform
3 364 (49.93%) Kubernetes
4 363 (49.79%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (10.29%) Prometheus
6 45 (6.17%) Grafana
7 41 (5.62%) Istio
8 39 (5.35%) Nagios
9 35 (4.80%) Salt
10 24 (3.29%) Fortio
10 24 (3.29%) Kiali
10 24 (3.29%) Packer
11 21 (2.88%) Docker Swarm
11 21 (2.88%) ZABBIX
12 15 (2.06%) Graphite
13 12 (1.65%) HAProxy
13 12 (1.65%) Rancher
14 8 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
14 8 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.96%) Consul
Vendors
1 109 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 83 (11.39%) VMware
3 50 (6.86%) Google
4 47 (6.45%) Oracle
5 42 (5.76%) Cisco
5 42 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 35 (4.80%) Splunk
7 18 (2.47%) HP
8 15 (2.06%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.06%) SaltStack
8 15 (2.06%) SAP
9 14 (1.92%) Palo Alto
10 13 (1.78%) Riverbed
11 12 (1.65%) Avaya
11 12 (1.65%) New Relic
12 11 (1.51%) Facebook
13 10 (1.37%) Adobe
13 10 (1.37%) Dynatrace
13 10 (1.37%) Juniper
14 9 (1.23%) Citrix