Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Somerset
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 65 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 21 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.44% 3.04% 1.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.65% 55.56% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 20
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.63% +1.58%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £60,525
South West median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.56% -5.26% -5.00%

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 97 54 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.27% 5.47% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 51 80
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £31,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £54,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +10 21 £50,000 -2.44% 3
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 20 (95.24%) Ansible
2 19 (90.48%) Docker
3 18 (85.71%) DevOps
4 17 (80.95%) Kubernetes
4 17 (80.95%) AWS
5 15 (71.43%) Linux
5 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
6 14 (66.67%) Azure
6 14 (66.67%) GCP
6 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
7 13 (61.90%) Google
7 13 (61.90%) CentOS
7 13 (61.90%) Apache
7 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
8 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
8 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
8 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
8 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (47.62%) VMware
9 10 (47.62%) Release Management
9 10 (47.62%) Windows
9 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
9 10 (47.62%) VirtualBox
10 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (19.05%) OO
11 4 (19.05%) JavaScript

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 13 (61.90%) Apache
1 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) AWS
2 14 (66.67%) Azure
2 14 (66.67%) GCP
3 3 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Ignite
1 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Redis
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) GitLab
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) PostCSS
3 1 (4.76%) Spinnaker
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (14.29%) React Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Site Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) React
2 3 (14.29%) D3.js
2 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (14.29%) RequireJS
2 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (14.29%) Vue.js
3 2 (9.52%) CSS3
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Handlebars
4 1 (4.76%) RxJS
4 1 (4.76%) Sensu
4 1 (4.76%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) CentOS
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
4 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 10 (47.62%) Release Management
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Development
7 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source Development
7 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Server Patching
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (19.05%) ES6
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Go
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Docker
2 10 (47.62%) VirtualBox
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Ansible
2 17 (80.95%) Kubernetes
3 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (19.05%) Terraform
5 2 (9.52%) Prometheus
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (4.76%) Grafana
6 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Google
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco