Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 101 76
Rank change year-on-year +45 -25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 34 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.57% 1.63% 3.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 56.67% 24.18% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 43
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +27.69%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,300 £56,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -9.09%

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 60 91 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.30% 6.74% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 111
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,300 £56,250
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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +37 22 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Bridgwater - 11 £40,000 - 1
Street -4 1 £77,500 +19.23%
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) Configuration Management
3 20 (58.82%) Apache
4 18 (52.94%) MySQL
4 18 (52.94%) DevOps
5 17 (50.00%) Retail
6 16 (47.06%) Ubuntu
6 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (41.18%) PHP
7 14 (41.18%) Unix
8 13 (38.24%) LAMP
8 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
9 12 (35.29%) Windows
9 12 (35.29%) Cisco
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) ITIL
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
10 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
10 11 (32.35%) Cacti
10 11 (32.35%) Open Source
10 11 (32.35%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (29.41%) Ansible
11 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (29.41%) Python
12 9 (26.47%) VMware
12 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
14 7 (20.59%) SSCP

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 20 (58.82%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) MySQL
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.88%) Redis
5 2 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) GitLab
4 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Mockito
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) IT Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) Network Systems Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Administrator
8 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.88%) Developer
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
11 1 (2.94%) Architect
11 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Fintech
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Ubuntu
3 14 (41.18%) Unix
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
5 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.76%) Debian
7 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Configuration Management
2 18 (52.94%) DevOps
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Open Source
3 11 (32.35%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (32.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
7 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) High Availability
9 1 (2.94%) Customer Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) PHP
2 10 (29.41%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) Erlang
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) Java 8
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCNA
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.59%) CISSP
1 7 (20.59%) LPIC
1 7 (20.59%) SSCP
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (5.88%) Corosync
3 2 (5.88%) KVM
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (32.35%) Cacti
2 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
3 10 (29.41%) Ansible
4 5 (14.71%) Kubernetes
5 3 (8.82%) Nagios
5 3 (8.82%) Terraform
6 2 (5.88%) Ganeti
6 2 (5.88%) Marathon
6 2 (5.88%) Mesos
6 2 (5.88%) Pacemaker
7 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Rackspace