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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South West / Somerset
Rank 64 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 17 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.70% 2.40% 1.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 32.61% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 9
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

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 51 46 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 8.10% 7.37% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 15
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 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 -3 14 £42,500 -
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) DevOps
3 15 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (56.00%) Docker
4 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (52.00%) Python
6 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (44.00%) High Availability
8 10 (40.00%) Ansible
8 10 (40.00%) Java
9 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
11 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
11 7 (28.00%) Perl
11 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
11 7 (28.00%) SDLC
12 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
12 6 (24.00%) MySQL
13 5 (20.00%) JBoss
13 5 (20.00%) Apache
13 5 (20.00%) Nagios
13 5 (20.00%) LAMP
13 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (16.00%) Cisco
14 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
14 4 (16.00%) PHP

Puppet
Top Related 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
3 1 (4.00%) Heroku
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Infinispan
4 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (12.00%) Hudson
4 3 (12.00%) JIRA
5 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.00%) Maven
5 2 (8.00%) Travis CI
6 1 (4.00%) EasyMock
6 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.00%) GitLab
6 1 (4.00%) GoCD
6 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.00%) JUnit
6 1 (4.00%) Mockito
6 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
2 4 (16.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (16.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (12.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (8.00%) HornetQ
4 2 (8.00%) Kafka
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Sphinx
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
5 1 (4.00%) WebSockets
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) FreeBSD
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) High Availability
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (28.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.00%) SOA
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.00%) Groovy
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Clojure
7 1 (4.00%) Jython
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) RHCE
2 3 (12.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) KVM
3 3 (12.00%) iptables
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (8.00%) Gluster
5 1 (4.00%) Corosync
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (40.00%) Ansible
3 5 (20.00%) Nagios
4 4 (16.00%) Check_MK
4 4 (16.00%) Grafana
4 4 (16.00%) Pingdom
5 3 (12.00%) Graylog
5 3 (12.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (8.00%) Kibana
6 2 (8.00%) Rundeck
7 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
7 1 (4.00%) Ganeti
7 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.00%) Linux-HA
7 1 (4.00%) Marathon
7 1 (4.00%) Mesos
7 1 (4.00%) Pacemaker
7 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) Infobright
1 4 (16.00%) New Relic
1 4 (16.00%) PagerDuty
2 3 (12.00%) Qualys
2 3 (12.00%) Splunk
3 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Perforce
4 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.00%) VMware