Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 68 91
Rank change year-on-year -28 +23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 22 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.64% 3.14% 1.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.18% 32.31% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 20
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +38.46% +16.07%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,300 £56,250 £71,250
South West median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.00% -13.04% +40.24%

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 91 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.79% 9.72% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83 104 63
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +39.13%
10th Percentile £24,900 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,700 £55,875 £55,900
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -35 17 £47,500 +5.56%
Street - 1 £65,000 -
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 18 (81.82%) DevOps
2 16 (72.73%) Ansible
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (63.64%) Docker
4 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
5 9 (40.91%) Microservices
5 9 (40.91%) Kubernetes
6 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) Python
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) OpenStack
8 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 6 (27.27%) Apache
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) Internet
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) Node.js
9 5 (22.73%) High Availability
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (22.73%) 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 7 (31.82%) OpenStack
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (9.09%) nginx
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) SNMP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) IPv4
4 1 (4.55%) IPv6
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 2 (9.09%) Redis
3 2 (9.09%) Riak
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Flink
4 1 (4.55%) Infinispan
4 1 (4.55%) InfluxDB
4 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) GitLab
4 2 (9.09%) GoCD
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) React
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
2 4 (18.18%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) Velocity
3 3 (13.64%) J2EE
3 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) D3.js
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (9.09%) RequireJS
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) CentOS
4 3 (13.64%) Debian
4 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.09%) FreeBSD
6 1 (4.55%) Windows
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) DevOps
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Microservices
4 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Data Privacy
6 4 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (18.18%) Information Management
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source Development
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) ECMAScript
3 2 (9.09%) ES6
3 2 (9.09%) Groovy
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
2 1 (4.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Docker
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Corosync
3 3 (13.64%) KVM
3 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
4 2 (9.09%) LXC
4 2 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (4.55%) Gluster
5 1 (4.55%) iptables
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) Ansible
2 15 (68.18%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (40.91%) Kubernetes
4 3 (13.64%) CFEngine
4 3 (13.64%) Nagios
4 3 (13.64%) Pacemaker
5 2 (9.09%) Ganeti
5 2 (9.09%) Grafana
5 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
5 2 (9.09%) Linux-HA
5 2 (9.09%) Marathon
5 2 (9.09%) Mesos
5 2 (9.09%) StackStorm
5 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
6 1 (4.55%) Check_MK
6 1 (4.55%) Graylog
6 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (4.55%) Icinga
6 1 (4.55%) Kibana
6 1 (4.55%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Google
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) Infobright
5 1 (4.55%) New Relic
5 1 (4.55%) PagerDuty
5 1 (4.55%) Qualys
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk