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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 40 56
Rank change year-on-year -39 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.29% 5.58% 2.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 44.05% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 37 11
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £36,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 84 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 4.33% 12.67% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 130 79
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,100 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,375 £45,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -40 2 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (50.00%) Docker
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (40.00%) High Availability
6 8 (40.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) MySQL
7 7 (35.00%) Apache
7 7 (35.00%) Nagios
7 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (30.00%) JBoss
8 6 (30.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) PHP
9 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) LAMP
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (25.00%) Infobright
9 5 (25.00%) KVM
9 5 (25.00%) New Relic

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 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) JBoss
3 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.00%) Confluence
4 2 (10.00%) nginx
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (10.00%) Infinispan
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 2 (10.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) GitLab
4 2 (10.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (5.00%) EasyMock
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Mockito
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAMP
1 5 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (10.00%) HornetQ
2 2 (10.00%) Kafka
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Debian
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) High Availability
4 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Jython
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) RHCE
2 3 (15.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 5 (25.00%) KVM
3 3 (15.00%) iptables
4 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (10.00%) Corosync
4 2 (10.00%) Gluster
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (35.00%) Nagios
3 5 (25.00%) Ansible
3 5 (25.00%) Check_MK
3 5 (25.00%) Grafana
3 5 (25.00%) Pingdom
4 3 (15.00%) Graylog
4 3 (15.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (10.00%) Ganeti
5 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (10.00%) Kibana
5 2 (10.00%) Linux-HA
5 2 (10.00%) Marathon
5 2 (10.00%) Mesos
5 2 (10.00%) Pacemaker
5 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
1 5 (25.00%) Infobright
1 5 (25.00%) New Relic
1 5 (25.00%) PagerDuty
2 3 (15.00%) Qualys
2 3 (15.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
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