Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 21 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.10% 2.42% 1.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 46.67% 33.71% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 23
Somerset median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +35.14%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £38,950
90th Percentile £69,500 £60,650 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -12.20% -10.87%

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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 45 89 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.51% 7.18% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 81 97
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Somerset

Puppet
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Somerset

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Somerset

Puppet
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Bath +6 13 £55,000 +11.11% 3
Bridgwater - 7 £40,000 -
Street -1 1 £77,500 +25.51%
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 13 (61.90%) MySQL
4 11 (52.38%) Ubuntu
5 10 (47.62%) Unix
5 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) Ansible
6 9 (42.86%) Apache
6 9 (42.86%) Python
6 9 (42.86%) LAMP
7 8 (38.10%) PHP
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (33.33%) Retail
8 7 (33.33%) ZABBIX
8 7 (33.33%) Cacti
8 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (23.81%) Docker
11 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
11 4 (19.05%) Analytics

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (42.86%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
5 2 (9.52%) Redis
5 2 (9.52%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) GitLab
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) EasyMock
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Ubuntu
3 10 (47.62%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Debian
6 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Open Source
3 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) Erlang
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) CISSP
1 2 (9.52%) LPIC
1 2 (9.52%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (9.52%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Corosync
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (42.86%) Ansible
3 7 (33.33%) Cacti
3 7 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
5 3 (14.29%) Nagios
5 3 (14.29%) Terraform
6 2 (9.52%) Ganeti
6 2 (9.52%) Marathon
6 2 (9.52%) Mesos
7 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
7 1 (4.76%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Rackspace