Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 109 119
Rank change year-on-year -110 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 840 581 1,496
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.65% 2.92% 2.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.22% 14.66% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 575 436 1,030
10th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
75th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £106,250 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 10,224 3,963 8,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.06% 19.91% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6,174 3,349 6,550
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £39,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.93% +7.27%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -81 127 £75,000 - 51
South London -26 47 £73,750 +22.92% 3
East London - 10 £75,000 - 11
West London -81 8 £50,500 -3.81% 8
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 619 (73.69%) DevOps
2 571 (67.98%) AWS
3 529 (62.98%) Ansible
4 524 (62.38%) Python
5 502 (59.76%) Kubernetes
6 489 (58.21%) Terraform
7 471 (56.07%) Opscode Chef
8 469 (55.83%) Linux
9 456 (54.29%) Docker
10 393 (46.79%) Configuration Management
11 379 (45.12%) Jenkins
12 315 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
13 309 (36.79%) Azure
13 309 (36.79%) Infrastructure as Code
14 283 (33.69%) Bash Shell
15 269 (32.02%) GCP
16 253 (30.12%) Java
17 207 (24.64%) Social Skills
18 173 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
19 166 (19.76%) Git (software)
20 157 (18.69%) Open Source
21 156 (18.57%) Microservices
22 149 (17.74%) Windows
23 141 (16.79%) PowerShell
24 133 (15.83%) Go
25 132 (15.71%) Serverless
26 129 (15.36%) SaaS
27 127 (15.12%) Finance
28 122 (14.52%) Prometheus
29 121 (14.40%) Software Engineering

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 77 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (5.00%) IIS
3 31 (3.69%) Tomcat
4 27 (3.21%) Apache
5 23 (2.74%) Apache Airflow
6 22 (2.62%) nginx
7 21 (2.50%) Confluence
8 19 (2.26%) OpenStack
9 16 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
10 12 (1.43%) Gunicorn
11 11 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.48%) Apache Pulsar
14 4 (0.48%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.48%) WordPress
15 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.24%) JBoss
16 2 (0.24%) Jupyter
16 2 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Figma
1 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.24%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 21 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 571 (67.98%) AWS
2 309 (36.79%) Azure
3 269 (32.02%) GCP
4 132 (15.71%) Serverless
5 129 (15.36%) SaaS
6 111 (13.21%) PaaS
7 108 (12.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 90 (10.71%) IaaS
9 79 (9.40%) Amazon EC2
10 63 (7.50%) Amazon ECS
10 63 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
11 61 (7.26%) Amazon EKS
12 60 (7.14%) GitHub
13 55 (6.55%) Amazon S3
14 46 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 44 (5.24%) OpenShift
16 39 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
17 31 (3.69%) Amazon Kinesis
18 30 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
19 25 (2.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (10.00%) Firewall
2 52 (6.19%) TCP/IP
3 50 (5.95%) DNS
4 45 (5.36%) VPN
5 25 (2.98%) AMQP
6 19 (2.26%) DHCP
7 18 (2.14%) SSL
7 18 (2.14%) VLAN
7 18 (2.14%) WebEx
8 17 (2.02%) Broadband
9 12 (1.43%) BGP
9 12 (1.43%) Network Security
9 12 (1.43%) WAN
10 11 (1.31%) VSAN
11 10 (1.19%) HTTP
11 10 (1.19%) IPv4
11 10 (1.19%) LAN
11 10 (1.19%) SAN
11 10 (1.19%) SD-WAN
12 8 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (14.05%) MySQL
2 95 (11.31%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (7.74%) Big Data
4 63 (7.50%) SQL Server
5 53 (6.31%) NoSQL
6 46 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 44 (5.24%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.05%) Redis
9 32 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 31 (3.69%) Amazon Athena
11 28 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (2.62%) Apache Accumulo
12 22 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 22 (2.62%) Oracle Database
13 21 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (2.26%) Hadoop
15 14 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.67%) MariaDB
16 10 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (1.07%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 379 (45.12%) Jenkins
2 166 (19.76%) Git (software)
3 107 (12.74%) TeamCity
4 103 (12.26%) GitLab
5 87 (10.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (6.19%) Travis CI
7 47 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 43 (5.12%) IBM UrbanCode
10 40 (4.76%) JIRA
11 26 (3.10%) Subversion
12 25 (2.98%) Maven
13 21 (2.50%) Gradle
14 19 (2.26%) CircleCI
15 14 (1.67%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.67%) Vagrant
16 11 (1.31%) Spock
17 9 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
18 7 (0.83%) SonarQube
18 7 (0.83%) Terragrunt
General
1 207 (24.64%) Social Skills
2 127 (15.12%) Finance
3 78 (9.29%) Retail
4 44 (5.24%) Banking
5 34 (4.05%) Public Sector
6 19 (2.26%) Automotive
7 18 (2.14%) Presentation Skills
8 17 (2.02%) Marketing
9 15 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (1.55%) Law
10 13 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.43%) Russian Language
12 9 (1.07%) Games
12 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.60%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.60%) Publishing
16 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 268 (31.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 94 (11.19%) Developer
3 81 (9.64%) AWS Engineer
4 75 (8.93%) Platform Engineer
5 73 (8.69%) Architect
6 66 (7.86%) Senior DevOps
6 66 (7.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 63 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 62 (7.38%) AWS DevOps
9 61 (7.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 51 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
11 50 (5.95%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 48 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
13 44 (5.24%) Java Developer
14 40 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
15 39 (4.64%) Java Engineer
16 33 (3.93%) Security Engineer
17 32 (3.81%) Azure Engineer
17 32 (3.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 30 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (12.02%) Elastic Stack
2 90 (10.71%) REST
3 71 (8.45%) Node.js
4 61 (7.26%) Spring
5 55 (6.55%) AngularJS
5 55 (6.55%) Web Services
6 52 (6.19%) React
7 51 (6.07%) Kafka
8 47 (5.60%) .NET
8 47 (5.60%) Spring Boot
9 46 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
10 43 (5.12%) ARM Templates
11 41 (4.88%) RESTful
12 23 (2.74%) pytest
12 23 (2.74%) SOAP
13 21 (2.50%) Django
13 21 (2.50%) Vue.js
14 15 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (1.67%) JSON
15 14 (1.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.79%) Public Cloud
2 68 (8.10%) Cloud Native
3 65 (7.74%) Data Centre
4 50 (5.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 41 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (4.64%) Private Cloud
7 25 (2.98%) Algorithms
7 25 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (2.74%) PlayStation
9 18 (2.14%) Clustering
10 16 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.90%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
11 15 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.43%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (0.95%) Derivative
14 8 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (0.60%) Legacy Applications
15 5 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 469 (55.83%) Linux
2 149 (17.74%) Windows
3 113 (13.45%) Unix
4 52 (6.19%) CentOS
5 50 (5.95%) Mesosphere
6 47 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (2.86%) Debian
8 20 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 20 (2.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.36%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.36%) Solaris
9 3 (0.36%) SUSE
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.12%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (73.69%) DevOps
2 393 (46.79%) Configuration Management
3 315 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (36.79%) Infrastructure as Code
5 173 (20.60%) Continuous Integration
6 157 (18.69%) Open Source
7 156 (18.57%) Microservices
8 121 (14.40%) Software Engineering
9 117 (13.93%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 104 (12.38%) Mentoring
11 102 (12.14%) Test Automation
12 90 (10.71%) Scrum
13 88 (10.48%) Analytics
13 88 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
14 86 (10.24%) Computer Science
15 81 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
16 76 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 76 (9.05%) Load Balancing
17 73 (8.69%) OO
18 68 (8.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 524 (62.38%) Python
2 283 (33.69%) Bash Shell
3 253 (30.12%) Java
4 141 (16.79%) PowerShell
5 133 (15.83%) Go
6 114 (13.57%) Ruby
7 104 (12.38%) SQL
8 90 (10.71%) JavaScript
9 61 (7.26%) Perl
10 43 (5.12%) Shell Script
11 36 (4.29%) C#
12 26 (3.10%) Kotlin
13 23 (2.74%) PHP
14 22 (2.62%) Groovy
14 22 (2.62%) Java 8
15 17 (2.02%) C++
15 17 (2.02%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.67%) C
17 11 (1.31%) Java 11
18 9 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (9.40%) Degree
2 40 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.55%) AWS Certification
5 13 (1.55%) RHCE
6 12 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.43%) RHCSA
7 10 (1.19%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.83%) CCNA
9 5 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (0.36%) CCNP
11 3 (0.36%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.12%) CCSP
13 1 (0.12%) CISSP
13 1 (0.12%) OCP
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.12%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.60%) QA
2 12 (1.43%) GRC
3 5 (0.60%) NIST
4 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.48%) IASME
4 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.24%) GDPR
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.24%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 456 (54.29%) Docker
2 58 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 47 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.38%) KVM
5 15 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.55%) iptables
8 12 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.31%) Ceph
10 10 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.48%) NFS
12 3 (0.36%) LXC
12 3 (0.36%) Xen
13 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.12%) QEMU
14 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 529 (62.98%) Ansible
2 502 (59.76%) Kubernetes
3 489 (58.21%) Terraform
4 471 (56.07%) Opscode Chef
5 122 (14.52%) Prometheus
6 63 (7.50%) Salt
7 54 (6.43%) Grafana
8 51 (6.07%) Docker Swarm
9 48 (5.71%) Kibana
10 44 (5.24%) Consul
10 44 (5.24%) SCCM
11 43 (5.12%) Automic
12 40 (4.76%) Nagios
13 39 (4.64%) logstash
14 28 (3.33%) Packer
15 22 (2.62%) ZABBIX
16 18 (2.14%) Graphite
16 18 (2.14%) Icinga
17 16 (1.90%) HAProxy
18 12 (1.43%) Istio
Vendors
1 102 (12.14%) Google
2 90 (10.71%) VMware
3 80 (9.52%) Oracle
4 67 (7.98%) Splunk
5 63 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 53 (6.31%) Microsoft
7 39 (4.64%) Cisco
8 33 (3.93%) SaltStack
9 31 (3.69%) LexisNexis
10 29 (3.45%) IBM
11 26 (3.10%) NetApp
11 26 (3.10%) ServiceNow
12 17 (2.02%) HP
13 15 (1.79%) SAP
14 14 (1.67%) Dell
14 14 (1.67%) Mellanox
14 14 (1.67%) Solarflare
14 14 (1.67%) Veritas
15 11 (1.31%) Supermicro
16 10 (1.19%) Dynatrace