Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 121 99
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22 +27
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 75 45 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.41% 1.67% 2.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.07% 16.98% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 65
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.00% +5.82% +6.18%
10th Percentile £41,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £65,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 197 265 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.33% 9.86% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 159 225 205
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,300 £31,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Puppet in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Oxford +6 50 £63,000 +26.00% 17
Abingdon +2 11 £72,500 +26.09% 2
Kidlington - 4 £70,000 - 6
Banbury +8 1 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 61 (81.33%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (80.00%) DevOps
3 52 (69.33%) Linux
4 47 (62.67%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (57.33%) Configuration Management
6 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (53.33%) Docker
7 38 (50.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (49.33%) Jenkins
9 35 (46.67%) Ansible
10 34 (45.33%) SQL
11 32 (42.67%) Windows
12 28 (37.33%) Python
12 28 (37.33%) Java
12 28 (37.33%) Terraform
13 27 (36.00%) Git (software)
14 25 (33.33%) Web Services
15 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
16 19 (25.33%) MySQL
16 19 (25.33%) PowerShell
17 17 (22.67%) JIRA
18 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
18 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
19 14 (18.67%) Oracle
19 14 (18.67%) Slack
19 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
20 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
20 13 (17.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 13 (17.33%) Public Cloud

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) nginx
2 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.33%) Jetty
5 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 61 (81.33%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (50.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (18.67%) Slack
4 7 (9.33%) GitHub
5 6 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.67%) IaaS
6 5 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) DHCP
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) DMZ
3 5 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.33%) FTP
5 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) MySQL
2 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
3 13 (17.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.33%) Big Data
5 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.67%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (49.33%) Jenkins
2 27 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (22.67%) JIRA
4 13 (17.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (14.67%) Bitbucket
6 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.33%) Hudson
8 3 (4.00%) JUnit
9 2 (2.67%) Gitweb
9 2 (2.67%) Mockito
9 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.33%) JMeter
10 1 (1.33%) Selenium
10 1 (1.33%) Subversion
10 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (14.67%) Publishing
2 4 (5.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (17.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Architect
8 7 (9.33%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (9.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (4.00%) Development Consultant
12 3 (4.00%) Java Engineer
12 3 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) Web Services
2 13 (17.33%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (12.00%) CSS
3 9 (12.00%) HTML
3 9 (12.00%) jQuery
3 9 (12.00%) REST
4 8 (10.67%) EDI
4 8 (10.67%) JSON
4 8 (10.67%) JSP
4 8 (10.67%) Servlets
4 8 (10.67%) SOAP
4 8 (10.67%) Spring
4 8 (10.67%) Struts
4 8 (10.67%) XML
5 5 (6.67%) LAMP
5 5 (6.67%) LDAP
6 4 (5.33%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.67%) Node.js
7 2 (2.67%) PHP-FPM
7 2 (2.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.00%) Semantic Web
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) PKI
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Xbox
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 52 (69.33%) Linux
2 32 (42.67%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) CentOS
5 4 (5.33%) Debian
6 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (80.00%) DevOps
2 43 (57.33%) Configuration Management
3 40 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (17.33%) Migration
6 13 (17.33%) SOA
7 11 (14.67%) OO
7 11 (14.67%) Open Source
8 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.00%) Scrum
9 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (10.67%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (10.67%) Microservices
10 6 (8.00%) ITSM
10 6 (8.00%) Kanban
10 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
10 6 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) SQL
2 28 (37.33%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) Python
3 19 (25.33%) PowerShell
4 13 (17.33%) C#
5 11 (14.67%) C++
5 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Clojure
8 1 (1.33%) Go
8 1 (1.33%) Groovy
8 1 (1.33%) Scala
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.00%) GCP
System Software
1 40 (53.33%) Docker
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
4 2 (2.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (62.67%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (46.67%) Ansible
3 28 (37.33%) Terraform
4 13 (17.33%) Packer
5 9 (12.00%) Kibana
5 9 (12.00%) Kubernetes
5 9 (12.00%) logstash
6 5 (6.67%) Salt
6 5 (6.67%) SCOM
6 5 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.67%) Rancher
7 2 (2.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 13 (17.33%) SAP
4 11 (14.67%) Perforce
5 10 (13.33%) Sophos
6 9 (12.00%) VMware
7 4 (5.33%) Google
8 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.67%) New Relic
10 1 (1.33%) Atlassian