Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 109 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 -21 +54
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1,980 2,290 2,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.89% 3.09% 3.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.95% 30.03% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 1,930 2,481
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £92,500 £85,000
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 8,268 7,626 7,997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.08% 10.29% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,777 6,291 6,910
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.97%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -7 402 £70,000 +7.69% 93
West London -13 72 £60,000 -4.00% 24
South London +25 50 £60,000 -2.04% 17
East London -2 19 £68,750 +19.57% 9
North London +8 3 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 1,480 (74.75%) DevOps
2 1,409 (71.16%) Ansible
3 1,367 (69.04%) Linux
4 1,292 (65.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1,277 (64.49%) Amazon AWS
6 1,140 (57.58%) Python
7 1,076 (54.34%) Docker
8 946 (47.78%) Jenkins
9 760 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
10 741 (37.42%) Microsoft Azure
11 693 (35.00%) Configuration Management
12 655 (33.08%) Kubernetes
13 646 (32.63%) Bash Shell
14 590 (29.80%) Continuous Integration
15 586 (29.60%) Terraform
16 542 (27.37%) Windows
17 533 (26.92%) Java
18 486 (24.55%) Ruby
19 468 (23.64%) Git (software)
20 432 (21.82%) Finance
21 401 (20.25%) PowerShell
22 381 (19.24%) Google Cloud Platform
23 363 (18.33%) Red Hat
24 345 (17.42%) VMware
25 323 (16.31%) Open Source
26 311 (15.71%) SQL
27 301 (15.20%) Perl
28 299 (15.10%) Google
29 292 (14.75%) Unix
30 290 (14.65%) MySQL

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
1 193 (9.75%) Apache
2 168 (8.48%) Tomcat
3 141 (7.12%) OpenStack
4 101 (5.10%) nginx
5 80 (4.04%) Confluence
6 79 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
7 73 (3.69%) WebSphere
8 64 (3.23%) JBoss
9 53 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 46 (2.32%) Cloud Foundry
11 41 (2.07%) IIS
12 36 (1.82%) Apache Spark
13 35 (1.77%) WordPress
14 25 (1.26%) Apache Pig
15 22 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 20 (1.01%) CMS
16 20 (1.01%) GlassFish
17 17 (0.86%) Apache Solr
17 17 (0.86%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.051%) HipChat
1 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (0.96%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.25%) Documaker
4 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.10%) Magento
7 1 (0.051%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 1,277 (64.49%) Amazon AWS
2 741 (37.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 381 (19.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 197 (9.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 147 (7.42%) SaaS
6 113 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
7 112 (5.66%) PaaS
8 110 (5.56%) GitHub
9 106 (5.35%) IaaS
10 102 (5.15%) OpenShift
11 95 (4.80%) Serverless
12 90 (4.55%) Amazon S3
13 66 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
14 61 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 56 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
16 49 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 46 (2.32%) Amazon ELB
18 34 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
19 29 (1.46%) CloudBees
20 23 (1.16%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 208 (10.51%) Firewall
2 181 (9.14%) TCP/IP
3 138 (6.97%) DNS
4 106 (5.35%) HTTP
5 84 (4.24%) SAN
6 78 (3.94%) VPN
7 58 (2.93%) Internet
8 45 (2.27%) WAN
9 36 (1.82%) SSL
10 33 (1.67%) SSH
11 32 (1.62%) NAS
12 28 (1.41%) DHCP
13 27 (1.36%) SNMP
14 23 (1.16%) LAN
15 22 (1.11%) BGP
16 20 (1.01%) OpenVPN
17 17 (0.86%) Network Security
18 16 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (0.81%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
19 14 (0.71%) OPNsense
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (14.65%) MySQL
2 199 (10.05%) SQL Server
3 172 (8.69%) NoSQL
4 131 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
5 127 (6.41%) Big Data
6 126 (6.36%) MongoDB
7 93 (4.70%) Amazon RDS
8 87 (4.39%) Relational Database
9 78 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 66 (3.33%) Hadoop
11 62 (3.13%) Blockchain
12 51 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 48 (2.42%) RDBMS
14 43 (2.17%) Redis
15 30 (1.52%) Apache Hive
15 30 (1.52%) MariaDB
16 28 (1.41%) Oracle Database
17 26 (1.31%) Neo4j
18 18 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
18 18 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 946 (47.78%) Jenkins
2 468 (23.64%) Git (software)
3 253 (12.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 236 (11.92%) JIRA
5 223 (11.26%) TeamCity
6 190 (9.60%) Maven
7 172 (8.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 154 (7.78%) Subversion
9 136 (6.87%) Vagrant
10 94 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 89 (4.49%) Selenium
12 83 (4.19%) Gradle
13 71 (3.59%) Sonatype Nexus
14 63 (3.18%) Hudson
14 63 (3.18%) Travis CI
15 62 (3.13%) Bitbucket
15 62 (3.13%) GoCD
16 57 (2.88%) MSBuild
17 54 (2.73%) Visual Studio Team System
18 42 (2.12%) Ant
General
1 432 (21.82%) Finance
2 115 (5.81%) Banking
3 61 (3.08%) Retail
4 60 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 56 (2.83%) Games
6 47 (2.37%) Law
7 39 (1.97%) Marketing
8 34 (1.72%) Advertising
9 31 (1.57%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.31%) Legal
11 24 (1.21%) Telecoms
12 23 (1.16%) Publishing
13 14 (0.71%) Billing
14 10 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.35%) Front Office
15 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.30%) Back Office
17 4 (0.20%) Electronics
18 2 (0.10%) Spanish Language
19 1 (0.051%) German Language
Job Titles
1 851 (42.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 253 (12.78%) Linux Engineer
3 207 (10.45%) AWS DevOps
3 207 (10.45%) AWS Engineer
4 194 (9.80%) Cloud Engineer
5 187 (9.44%) Senior DevOps
6 177 (8.94%) Developer
7 176 (8.89%) Administrator
8 161 (8.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 159 (8.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 145 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
11 139 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 138 (6.97%) Consultant
13 132 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 115 (5.81%) Architect
15 104 (5.25%) Systems Engineer
16 103 (5.20%) Linux Administrator
17 95 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 85 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 82 (4.14%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (13.03%) Web Services
2 151 (7.63%) .NET
3 145 (7.32%) Node.js
4 134 (6.77%) LAMP
5 103 (5.20%) Elastic Stack
6 100 (5.05%) Spring
7 82 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
8 75 (3.79%) LDAP
9 71 (3.59%) Java EE
10 69 (3.48%) AngularJS
11 68 (3.43%) REST
12 65 (3.28%) CSS
13 63 (3.18%) HTML
14 62 (3.13%) Kafka
14 62 (3.13%) React
15 51 (2.58%) RESTful
16 50 (2.53%) ASP.NET
17 49 (2.47%) Hibernate
17 49 (2.47%) Middleware
18 43 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 182 (9.19%) Fintech
2 169 (8.54%) Public Cloud
3 120 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 101 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (4.95%) Computer Science
6 87 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
7 86 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
8 72 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
9 52 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 45 (2.27%) Private Cloud
11 44 (2.22%) Management Information System
12 41 (2.07%) Cloud Native
12 41 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
13 35 (1.77%) Blog
14 31 (1.57%) Clustering
15 30 (1.52%) User Experience
16 29 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 26 (1.31%) Client/Server
18 25 (1.26%) Hedge funds
19 24 (1.21%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1,367 (69.04%) Linux
2 542 (27.37%) Windows
3 292 (14.75%) Unix
4 219 (11.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 202 (10.20%) CentOS
6 168 (8.48%) Ubuntu
7 120 (6.06%) Windows Server
8 76 (3.84%) Debian
9 46 (2.32%) Android
10 43 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (2.07%) Solaris
12 35 (1.77%) CoreOS
13 26 (1.31%) Fedora
13 26 (1.31%) VMS
14 22 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (0.86%) SUSE
16 16 (0.81%) openSUSE
17 15 (0.76%) Apple iOS
17 15 (0.76%) FreeBSD
18 14 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,480 (74.75%) DevOps
2 760 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
3 693 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 590 (29.80%) Continuous Integration
5 323 (16.31%) Open Source
6 282 (14.24%) Microservices
7 232 (11.72%) Deployment Automation
7 232 (11.72%) Scrum
8 222 (11.21%) Test Automation
9 218 (11.01%) Continuous Delivery
10 188 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
11 173 (8.74%) High Availability
12 168 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 165 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 137 (6.92%) TDD
15 129 (6.52%) Continuous Deployment
16 115 (5.81%) SDLC
17 113 (5.71%) ITIL
18 108 (5.45%) Migration
19 107 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,140 (57.58%) Python
2 646 (32.63%) Bash Shell
3 533 (26.92%) Java
4 486 (24.55%) Ruby
5 401 (20.25%) PowerShell
6 311 (15.71%) SQL
7 301 (15.20%) Perl
8 210 (10.61%) Go
9 189 (9.55%) JavaScript
10 168 (8.48%) PHP
11 151 (7.63%) C#
12 96 (4.85%) Shell Script
13 78 (3.94%) C++
14 70 (3.54%) Scala
15 60 (3.03%) C
16 47 (2.37%) Korn
17 35 (1.77%) Java 8
18 34 (1.72%) Bourne shell
19 27 (1.36%) Groovy
20 18 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (7.98%) Degree
2 60 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (2.98%) Master's Degree
4 52 (2.63%) AWS Certification
4 52 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 50 (2.53%) MCSE
6 46 (2.32%) RHCE
7 36 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 30 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 27 (1.36%) CCNA
11 26 (1.31%) SC Cleared
12 25 (1.26%) CISSP
13 24 (1.21%) MCSA
14 20 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (0.91%) GIAC
15 18 (0.91%) Linux+ Certification
15 18 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
15 18 (0.91%) SANS
15 18 (0.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.38%) QA
2 16 (0.81%) SLA
3 7 (0.35%) GDPR
4 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) DICOM
7 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.15%) HL7
8 2 (0.10%) PMO
9 1 (0.051%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,076 (54.34%) Docker
2 214 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (6.21%) Active Directory
4 83 (4.19%) Hyper-V
5 55 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 49 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.12%) KVM
8 30 (1.52%) NFS
9 29 (1.46%) VirtualBox
9 29 (1.46%) vSphere
10 27 (1.36%) Samba
11 25 (1.26%) Xen
12 21 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
13 18 (0.91%) pfSense
14 17 (0.86%) iptables
15 15 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 15 (0.76%) XenApp
16 11 (0.56%) XenDesktop
17 9 (0.45%) QEMU
17 9 (0.45%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1,409 (71.16%) Ansible
2 1,292 (65.25%) Opscode Chef
3 655 (33.08%) Kubernetes
4 586 (29.60%) Terraform
5 285 (14.39%) Salt
6 215 (10.86%) Nagios
7 117 (5.91%) Docker Swarm
8 109 (5.51%) ZABBIX
9 79 (3.99%) Consul
10 78 (3.94%) Packer
11 75 (3.79%) Graphite
12 62 (3.13%) Grafana
13 57 (2.88%) Prometheus
14 40 (2.02%) Rancher
15 37 (1.87%) Automic
15 37 (1.87%) Kibana
16 35 (1.77%) Mesos
17 34 (1.72%) Rundeck
18 29 (1.46%) HAProxy
18 29 (1.46%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 363 (18.33%) Red Hat
2 345 (17.42%) VMware
3 299 (15.10%) Google
4 226 (11.41%) Microsoft
5 155 (7.83%) Oracle
6 125 (6.31%) Splunk
7 98 (4.95%) New Relic
8 91 (4.60%) SaltStack
9 68 (3.43%) Citrix
10 65 (3.28%) Atlassian
11 63 (3.18%) Cisco
12 55 (2.78%) AppDynamics
13 42 (2.12%) SAP
14 41 (2.07%) EMC
15 38 (1.92%) IBM
15 38 (1.92%) RedGate
16 36 (1.82%) SolarWinds
17 32 (1.62%) ServiceNow
18 28 (1.41%) BMC
19 27 (1.36%) Rackspace