Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 331 261 226
Rank change year-on-year -70 -35 -45
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 163 194 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 1.16% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.99% 7.47% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 106 84
10th Percentile £43,500 £52,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £73,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £79,250
England median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% +4.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,723 2,598 1,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.75% 15.57% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,787 1,641 1,021
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £44,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the South East

Puppet
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in the South East.

Salary trend for Puppet in the South East

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in the South East over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the South East

Puppet
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -22 69 £57,500 -8.00% 3
Thames Valley -14 53 £75,000 +11.11% 6
Surrey -38 36 £82,500 +13.79% 5
Berkshire +3 27 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Oxfordshire -7 22 £77,500 +6.90% 4
Buckinghamshire -36 4 £70,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
East Sussex +6 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 120 (73.62%) Ansible
2 112 (68.71%) Kubernetes
3 111 (68.10%) DevOps
3 111 (68.10%) AWS
4 101 (61.96%) Opscode Chef
4 101 (61.96%) CI/CD
5 94 (57.67%) Terraform
6 91 (55.83%) Git (software)
6 91 (55.83%) Linux
6 91 (55.83%) Agile
7 81 (49.69%) Docker
8 78 (47.85%) Python
9 73 (44.79%) Azure
10 60 (36.81%) Windows
11 56 (34.36%) Bash
12 53 (32.52%) Jenkins
13 52 (31.90%) Configuration Management
14 51 (31.29%) Windows Server
15 46 (28.22%) Finance
16 43 (26.38%) PowerShell
17 42 (25.77%) IIS
18 41 (25.15%) C#
18 41 (25.15%) Azure DevOps
19 35 (21.47%) SQL
19 35 (21.47%) AWS CloudFormation
20 32 (19.63%) GitHub
20 32 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (19.63%) Active Directory
20 32 (19.63%) Containerisation
21 31 (19.02%) Elastic Stack

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (25.77%) IIS
2 18 (11.04%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.20%) JBoss
4 14 (8.59%) Apache
5 12 (7.36%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.68%) nginx
7 5 (3.07%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.23%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.61%) Appian
9 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.61%) LaTeX
1 1 (0.61%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 111 (68.10%) AWS
2 73 (44.79%) Azure
3 41 (25.15%) Azure DevOps
4 35 (21.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 32 (19.63%) GitHub
6 28 (17.18%) GCP
7 17 (10.43%) OpenShift
8 15 (9.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (9.20%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (9.20%) Serverless
9 13 (7.98%) AWS CodePipeline
9 13 (7.98%) Azure Stack
9 13 (7.98%) Cloud Functions
9 13 (7.98%) SaaS
10 12 (7.36%) Azure AKS
11 9 (5.52%) Pulumi
12 8 (4.91%) Datadog
13 7 (4.29%) Amazon EKS
14 6 (3.68%) Azure Service Fabric
14 6 (3.68%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.20%) Firewall
2 14 (8.59%) Internet
3 6 (3.68%) SMTP
4 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.84%) HTTP
5 3 (1.84%) Network Security
6 2 (1.23%) DHCP
6 2 (1.23%) DNS
6 2 (1.23%) VPN
6 2 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.36%) Data Lake
2 11 (6.75%) Big Data
2 11 (6.75%) MySQL
3 10 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.91%) InfluxDB
5 7 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 91 (55.83%) Git (software)
2 53 (32.52%) Jenkins
3 28 (17.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (12.88%) GitLab
5 15 (9.20%) Bitbucket
5 15 (9.20%) Subversion
6 6 (3.68%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.07%) CMake
7 5 (3.07%) PhantomJS
8 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.84%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.23%) Maven
10 2 (1.23%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.23%) MSI
10 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.61%) JIRA
11 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (28.22%) Finance
2 27 (16.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 25 (15.34%) Law
4 23 (14.11%) Social Skills
5 15 (9.20%) Banking
6 13 (7.98%) Manufacturing
7 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
8 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.07%) Legal
9 5 (3.07%) Retail
10 4 (2.45%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.84%) Public Sector
12 2 (1.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (46.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (13.50%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (12.27%) Linux Specialist
4 19 (11.66%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (11.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Senior DevOps
5 17 (10.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Architect
6 15 (9.20%) Linux Support
6 15 (9.20%) Support Specialist
7 14 (8.59%) Lead DevOps
8 13 (7.98%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) DevOps Manager
10 11 (6.75%) Principal Architect
10 11 (6.75%) Principal Technical Architect
10 11 (6.75%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.52%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Big Data Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Data Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.02%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (8.59%) REST
3 13 (7.98%) Kafka
4 12 (7.36%) Play Framework
5 10 (6.13%) YAML
6 9 (5.52%) Apache NiFi
7 7 (4.29%) JSON
7 7 (4.29%) React
7 7 (4.29%) Web Services
8 5 (3.07%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.07%) Django
8 5 (3.07%) Express
8 5 (3.07%) jQuery
8 5 (3.07%) Node.js
8 5 (3.07%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.07%) OpenSceneGraph
8 5 (3.07%) Qt
8 5 (3.07%) Unreal Engine
8 5 (3.07%) WebGL
8 5 (3.07%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Linux Command Line
2 20 (12.27%) Clustering
3 18 (11.04%) Cyberattack
4 13 (7.98%) Life Science
5 9 (5.52%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.91%) Replication
6 8 (4.91%) Smartphone
6 8 (4.91%) Social Media
7 6 (3.68%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (3.68%) Tandem
8 5 (3.07%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.84%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.84%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.23%) Wiki
11 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 91 (55.83%) Linux
2 60 (36.81%) Windows
3 51 (31.29%) Windows Server
4 24 (14.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (12.27%) Unix
6 6 (3.68%) VMS
7 3 (1.84%) CentOS
7 3 (1.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.10%) DevOps
2 101 (61.96%) CI/CD
3 91 (55.83%) Agile
4 52 (31.90%) Configuration Management
5 32 (19.63%) Containerisation
5 32 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (18.40%) Test Automation
7 26 (15.95%) Microservices
8 23 (14.11%) Software Engineering
9 22 (13.50%) Continuous Deployment
10 21 (12.88%) Business Continuity
11 20 (12.27%) Customer Requirements
11 20 (12.27%) Problem Management
11 20 (12.27%) Storage Management
12 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
12 18 (11.04%) Infrastructure as Code
13 16 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (9.82%) Service Delivery
14 15 (9.20%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (9.20%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 78 (47.85%) Python
2 56 (34.36%) Bash
3 43 (26.38%) PowerShell
4 41 (25.15%) C#
5 35 (21.47%) SQL
6 26 (15.95%) Java
7 14 (8.59%) Groovy
8 12 (7.36%) Go
8 12 (7.36%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.91%) Perl
11 6 (3.68%) C
11 6 (3.68%) Ruby
12 4 (2.45%) C++
12 4 (2.45%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.84%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 31 (19.02%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.50%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.20%) Degree
4 12 (7.36%) AWS Certification
5 9 (5.52%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.68%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (3.07%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.61%) CCNP
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.61%) OCA
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.61%) RHCA
8 1 (0.61%) RHCE
8 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) Accessibility
1 9 (5.52%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.07%) NIST
3 5 (3.07%) SOC 2
System Software
1 81 (49.69%) Docker
2 32 (19.63%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.20%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (6.13%) KVM
4 10 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.13%) Xen
5 8 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.23%) Samba
8 1 (0.61%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 120 (73.62%) Ansible
2 112 (68.71%) Kubernetes
3 101 (61.96%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (57.67%) Terraform
5 20 (12.27%) Red Hat Satellite
5 20 (12.27%) Tivoli
5 20 (12.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (11.04%) logstash
7 17 (10.43%) Grafana
8 4 (2.45%) Salt
9 2 (1.23%) Icinga
9 2 (1.23%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.23%) systemd
10 1 (0.61%) Kibana
10 1 (0.61%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) VMware
2 21 (12.88%) Red Hat
3 20 (12.27%) Veritas
4 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (7.98%) Splunk
6 11 (6.75%) Google
7 10 (6.13%) Perforce
8 9 (5.52%) BT
9 7 (4.29%) Dynatrace
9 7 (4.29%) LogicMonitor
9 7 (4.29%) SaltStack
10 6 (3.68%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.68%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.23%) BEA
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle
12 1 (0.61%) PagerDuty
12 1 (0.61%) Tanium