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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 89 131
Rank change year-on-year +42 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 70 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.32% 2.56% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.48% 23.56% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 18
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £77,500 £70,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 161 208 238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.23% 10.87% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 119 185 167
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 76 (69.09%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (67.27%) Python
4 72 (65.45%) Amazon AWS
5 69 (62.73%) DevOps
6 66 (60.00%) Bash Shell
7 64 (58.18%) Git (software)
8 63 (57.27%) Ansible
9 56 (50.91%) Perl
10 54 (49.09%) Java
11 53 (48.18%) Unix
12 46 (41.82%) SaaS
13 45 (40.91%) MySQL
14 40 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (31.82%) Oracle
15 35 (31.82%) Ant
15 35 (31.82%) Configuration Management
15 35 (31.82%) Maven
16 34 (30.91%) CentOS
16 34 (30.91%) Salt
17 33 (30.00%) Windows
18 32 (29.09%) Spring
19 30 (27.27%) SQL
20 29 (26.36%) Continuous Delivery
21 28 (25.45%) Apache
22 27 (24.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 25 (22.73%) High Availability
24 24 (21.82%) Web Services
24 24 (21.82%) SQL Server
25 22 (20.00%) Subversion

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 28 (25.45%) Apache
2 16 (14.55%) nginx
3 13 (11.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (9.09%) IIS
5 8 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (6.36%) Apache Solr
6 7 (6.36%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.64%) Eucalyptus
8 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.82%) Confluence
9 2 (1.82%) Drupal
10 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.91%) JBoss
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Eloqua
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 72 (65.45%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (41.82%) SaaS
3 12 (10.91%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 10 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (7.27%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (6.36%) Google App Engine
7 6 (5.45%) Responsys
7 6 (5.45%) Taleo
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle CX
9 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (2.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.73%) GitHub
10 3 (2.73%) IaaS
10 3 (2.73%) PaaS
11 2 (1.82%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.91%) Route 53
12 1 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) Firewall
2 8 (7.27%) SAN
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (6.36%) OpenVPN
3 7 (6.36%) VPN
4 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.55%) DNS
6 3 (2.73%) DHCP
6 3 (2.73%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) HTTP
7 1 (0.91%) LDAP
7 1 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.91%) MySQL
2 24 (21.82%) SQL Server
3 21 (19.09%) MongoDB
4 19 (17.27%) NoSQL
5 13 (11.82%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (11.82%) RDBMS
5 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
6 10 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (5.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
8 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.73%) Big Data
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.91%) DB2
10 1 (0.91%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 64 (58.18%) Git (software)
2 35 (31.82%) Ant
2 35 (31.82%) Maven
3 22 (20.00%) Subversion
4 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
5 19 (17.27%) Apache Ivy
5 19 (17.27%) Gradle
6 10 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (7.27%) JIRA
8 5 (4.55%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.82%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.91%) FishEye
10 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.91%) VersionOne
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (37.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (30.91%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (26.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 27 (24.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 25 (22.73%) Release Engineer
6 23 (20.91%) Administrator
6 23 (20.91%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (12.73%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (12.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (10.91%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (8.18%) Linux Scripter
10 9 (8.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 8 (7.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 8 (7.27%) Developer
11 8 (7.27%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 6 (5.45%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.09%) Spring
2 24 (21.82%) Web Services
3 15 (13.64%) LAMP
4 8 (7.27%) CSS
4 8 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (7.27%) HTML
4 8 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (6.36%) Kafka
5 7 (6.36%) XML
6 6 (5.45%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (5.45%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (3.64%) .NET
7 4 (3.64%) COM
7 4 (3.64%) REST
7 4 (3.64%) SOAP
8 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.73%) XHTML
9 2 (1.82%) JSON
9 2 (1.82%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.45%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.64%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Blog
8 1 (0.91%) Fintech
8 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (48.18%) Unix
3 34 (30.91%) CentOS
4 33 (30.00%) Windows
5 27 (24.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (12.73%) Windows Server
7 12 (10.91%) Debian
8 9 (8.18%) Solaris
9 8 (7.27%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (7.27%) Ubuntu
10 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (62.73%) DevOps
2 40 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 29 (26.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 25 (22.73%) High Availability
6 21 (19.09%) Build Automation
7 20 (18.18%) SOA
8 19 (17.27%) Dependency Management
9 14 (12.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.82%) Load Balancing
11 12 (10.91%) Prototyping
11 12 (10.91%) Rapid Prototyping
12 9 (8.18%) Performance Management
12 9 (8.18%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (8.18%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (7.27%) Trend Analysis
14 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.36%) Microservices
15 6 (5.45%) Line Management
15 6 (5.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.27%) Python
2 66 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 56 (50.91%) Perl
4 54 (49.09%) Java
5 30 (27.27%) SQL
6 16 (14.55%) PHP
7 12 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.09%) Ruby
9 9 (8.18%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.64%) C#
10 4 (3.64%) C++
10 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.64%) Tcl
11 3 (2.73%) Groovy
11 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.45%) Degree
3 5 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) Docker
2 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.18%) Varnish
4 9 (8.18%) XenServer
5 5 (4.55%) KVM
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.82%) GlusterFS
7 2 (1.82%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 76 (69.09%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (57.27%) Ansible
3 34 (30.91%) Salt
4 11 (10.00%) ZABBIX
5 9 (8.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (7.27%) Graphite
6 8 (7.27%) Kibana
6 8 (7.27%) logstash
7 7 (6.36%) HAProxy
7 7 (6.36%) Nagios
8 5 (4.55%) Icinga
9 3 (2.73%) collectd
9 3 (2.73%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.73%) vRealize
10 2 (1.82%) Cacti
10 2 (1.82%) Ganglia
10 2 (1.82%) Grafana
10 2 (1.82%) OpenView
10 2 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Oracle
2 19 (17.27%) VMware
3 15 (13.64%) Sun
4 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco
5 10 (9.09%) Dell
5 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.36%) HP
6 7 (6.36%) New Relic
7 4 (3.64%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.73%) EMC
8 3 (2.73%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.82%) BMC
9 2 (1.82%) Google
9 2 (1.82%) Juniper
9 2 (1.82%) Splunk
10 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.91%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago