Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 87 155
Rank change year-on-year +25 +68 +29
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 103 88 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.03% 2.94% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.76% 29.73% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 43
Reading median annual salary £59,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.80% +25.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £33,675 £42,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -4.35%

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 288 296 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.28% 9.87% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 255 233 342
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,525 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Reading

Puppet
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Reading

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Reading over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 95 (92.23%) Linux
2 85 (82.52%) DevOps
3 74 (71.84%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (70.87%) Python
5 72 (69.90%) Ansible
6 67 (65.05%) Bash Shell
7 58 (56.31%) Amazon AWS
8 52 (50.49%) Windows
9 47 (45.63%) SaaS
10 41 (39.81%) Perl
10 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
11 38 (36.89%) CentOS
12 37 (35.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
13 31 (30.10%) Docker
14 29 (28.16%) Terraform
15 27 (26.21%) PowerShell
15 27 (26.21%) Unix
16 26 (25.24%) Ubuntu
17 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
18 24 (23.30%) VMware
18 24 (23.30%) Banking
19 23 (22.33%) Java
19 23 (22.33%) Fintech
20 21 (20.39%) AWS Certification
20 21 (20.39%) Finance
21 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
21 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
22 19 (18.45%) ServiceNow
22 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (8.74%) nginx
1 9 (8.74%) OpenStack
2 8 (7.77%) Apache
3 7 (6.80%) IIS
4 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.91%) Confluence
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 58 (56.31%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (45.63%) SaaS
3 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.88%) GitHub
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.94%) IaaS
7 2 (1.94%) PaaS
8 1 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.97%) Datadog
8 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) DNS
2 9 (8.74%) DHCP
2 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.80%) Firewall
4 6 (5.83%) WAN
5 4 (3.88%) BGP
5 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.88%) Internet
5 4 (3.88%) MPLS
5 4 (3.88%) OSPF
5 4 (3.88%) RIP
5 4 (3.88%) SAN
6 3 (2.91%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.91%) LAN
6 3 (2.91%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.91%) VPN
6 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.85%) MySQL
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.91%) Redis
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.94%) HBase
6 2 (1.94%) Impala
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.97%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
2 25 (24.27%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.68%) TeamCity
4 8 (7.77%) Vagrant
5 6 (5.83%) Subversion
6 5 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.88%) Ant
7 4 (3.88%) GitLab
7 4 (3.88%) JIRA
7 4 (3.88%) Maven
8 3 (2.91%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (23.30%) Banking
2 21 (20.39%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Automotive
4 4 (3.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Electronics
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (48.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (28.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 19 (18.45%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Administrator
4 18 (17.48%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (17.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (16.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (13.59%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (12.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (12.62%) Junior
8 12 (11.65%) Junior DevOps
9 10 (9.71%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (8.74%) Architect
11 8 (7.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 8 (7.77%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (6.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (5.83%) Automation Engineer
13 6 (5.83%) DevOps Administrator
13 6 (5.83%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) JSON
1 5 (4.85%) REST
1 5 (4.85%) Web Services
2 4 (3.88%) Sensu
3 3 (2.91%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.97%) LAMP
5 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.97%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Fintech
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.91%) Clustering
6 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 95 (92.23%) Linux
2 52 (50.49%) Windows
3 38 (36.89%) CentOS
4 37 (35.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (26.21%) Unix
6 26 (25.24%) Ubuntu
7 14 (13.59%) Debian
8 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
9 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.91%) Kali Linux
10 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (82.52%) DevOps
2 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management
4 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.53%) Migration
5 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.71%) Microservices
6 10 (9.71%) Release Management
6 10 (9.71%) Test Automation
7 9 (8.74%) High Availability
7 9 (8.74%) Open Source
8 8 (7.77%) Task Automation
9 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.80%) Scrum
9 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.80%) Workflow
10 6 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (5.83%) ITIL
10 6 (5.83%) Release Automation
11 5 (4.85%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.87%) Python
2 67 (65.05%) Bash Shell
3 41 (39.81%) Perl
4 27 (26.21%) PowerShell
5 23 (22.33%) Java
6 17 (16.50%) C#
6 17 (16.50%) PHP
7 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
8 15 (14.56%) C++
9 14 (13.59%) SQL
10 10 (9.71%) C
10 10 (9.71%) Ruby
11 8 (7.77%) Tcl
12 4 (3.88%) Scala
13 1 (0.97%) C-shell
13 1 (0.97%) Go
13 1 (0.97%) Jython
13 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) AWS Certification
2 7 (6.80%) Degree
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.91%) CCIE
5 3 (2.91%) CCNA
5 3 (2.91%) CCNP
5 3 (2.91%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (30.10%) Docker
2 15 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.83%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.83%) vSphere
5 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.94%) HDFS
6 2 (1.94%) KVM
7 1 (0.97%) NFS
7 1 (0.97%) Postfix
7 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 74 (71.84%) Opscode Chef
2 72 (69.90%) Ansible
3 29 (28.16%) Terraform
4 15 (14.56%) Nagios
5 14 (13.59%) Kubernetes
6 13 (12.62%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.88%) Icinga
7 4 (3.88%) Prometheus
7 4 (3.88%) Salt
8 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.91%) Nessus
8 3 (2.91%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.91%) Nmap
8 3 (2.91%) SCCM
8 3 (2.91%) SCOM
9 2 (1.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
2 24 (23.30%) VMware
3 19 (18.45%) ServiceNow
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco
5 7 (6.80%) Citrix
5 7 (6.80%) Google
5 7 (6.80%) Rackspace
6 6 (5.83%) Brocade
7 5 (4.85%) Sun
8 4 (3.88%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.88%) Juniper
8 4 (3.88%) New Relic
9 3 (2.91%) F5
9 3 (2.91%) FireEye
9 3 (2.91%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.91%) Qualys
9 3 (2.91%) RedGate
9 3 (2.91%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.91%) Splunk
9 3 (2.91%) Veeam