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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / South East
Rank 164 226 247
Rank change year-on-year +62 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 280 256 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.87% 1.33% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.37% 16.58% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 230 226 181
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £36,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1198 1544 1675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.02% 8.04% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1288 1313
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Puppet
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in the South East.

Salary trend for Puppet in the South East

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +66 120 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Surrey +25 56 £48,750 -7.14% 11
Hampshire +25 27 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Oxfordshire -13 21 £52,500 +6.06% 10
East Sussex +11 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Sussex - 16 £52,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +12 14 £58,750 +23.68% 2
Middlesex - 8 £55,000 -
Kent +21 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 483 (79.31%) Linux
2 406 (66.67%) DevOps
3 356 (58.46%) Opscode Chef
4 302 (49.59%) Python
5 279 (45.81%) Amazon AWS
6 218 (35.80%) Ansible
7 180 (29.56%) Bash Shell
8 177 (29.06%) Jenkins
9 163 (26.77%) Perl
10 149 (24.47%) Ruby
11 147 (24.14%) Red Hat
12 142 (23.32%) MySQL
13 136 (22.33%) Java
14 133 (21.84%) Unix
14 133 (21.84%) VMware
15 132 (21.67%) Windows
16 130 (21.35%) Configuration Management
16 130 (21.35%) Git (software)
17 127 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
18 122 (20.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 122 (20.03%) Docker
19 116 (19.05%) SQL
20 115 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
21 103 (16.91%) PowerShell
22 99 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
23 97 (15.93%) Apache
24 96 (15.76%) PHP
25 89 (14.61%) Web Services
26 86 (14.12%) CentOS
27 85 (13.96%) SQL Server

Puppet
Top Related 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 97 (15.93%) Apache
2 60 (9.85%) Tomcat
3 51 (8.37%) nginx
4 48 (7.88%) IIS
5 37 (6.08%) JBoss
6 36 (5.91%) OpenStack
7 22 (3.61%) NServiceBus
8 21 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (3.28%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.79%) MS Exchange
11 13 (2.13%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (1.31%) Drupal
14 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.66%) Confluence
15 4 (0.66%) Eucalyptus
15 4 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.99%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 279 (45.81%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (13.46%) SaaS
4 35 (5.75%) PaaS
5 26 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 16 (2.63%) IaaS
7 15 (2.46%) GitHub
7 15 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (1.81%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.81%) IBM Cloud
8 11 (1.81%) SoftLayer
9 7 (1.15%) Office 365
10 6 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.99%) Responsys
10 6 (0.99%) Taleo
11 5 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.82%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (13.30%) DNS
2 75 (12.32%) Firewall
3 70 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 37 (6.08%) VPN
5 25 (4.11%) DHCP
5 25 (4.11%) LDAP
6 24 (3.94%) Internet
7 22 (3.61%) Network Security
8 21 (3.45%) HTTP
9 16 (2.63%) LAN
9 16 (2.63%) VLAN
9 16 (2.63%) VoIP
10 15 (2.46%) WAN
11 14 (2.30%) BGP
12 11 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (1.64%) SAN
14 9 (1.48%) VSAN
15 7 (1.15%) Wireshark
16 6 (0.99%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (23.32%) MySQL
2 85 (13.96%) SQL Server
3 65 (10.67%) NoSQL
4 32 (5.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 28 (4.60%) Redis
6 27 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 25 (4.11%) MongoDB
8 22 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 22 (3.61%) Couchbase
8 22 (3.61%) CouchDB
8 22 (3.61%) Event Store
8 22 (3.61%) RavenDB
9 19 (3.12%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.46%) Big Data
11 14 (2.30%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.64%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 177 (29.06%) Jenkins
2 130 (21.35%) Git (software)
3 47 (7.72%) Maven
4 45 (7.39%) TeamCity
5 42 (6.90%) Subversion
5 42 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 39 (6.40%) Ant
6 39 (6.40%) JIRA
7 22 (3.61%) JSUnit
8 16 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (2.30%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (2.30%) Gradle
11 13 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (1.64%) Hudson
13 9 (1.48%) JUnit
14 8 (1.31%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.31%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.31%) Selenium
14 8 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (11.99%) Finance
2 24 (3.94%) Marketing
3 19 (3.12%) Banking
3 19 (3.12%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.97%) Electronics
6 6 (0.99%) Advertising
6 6 (0.99%) Retail
7 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.66%) Games
8 2 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 163 (26.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 125 (20.53%) Administrator
3 115 (18.88%) Systems Administrator
4 106 (17.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 102 (16.75%) Linux Engineer
6 91 (14.94%) Linux Administrator
7 84 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 72 (11.82%) Developer
9 64 (10.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 57 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 55 (9.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 47 (7.72%) DevOps Administrator
13 41 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
14 37 (6.08%) .NET Developer
15 36 (5.91%) Linux DevOps Administrator
16 35 (5.75%) Support Engineer
17 29 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
17 29 (4.76%) C# Developer
17 29 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 28 (4.60%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.61%) Web Services
2 54 (8.87%) .NET
3 47 (7.72%) AngularJS
4 45 (7.39%) HTML
5 42 (6.90%) REST
5 42 (6.90%) Spring
6 41 (6.73%) CSS
7 39 (6.40%) .NET Framework
7 39 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (6.24%) LAMP
9 28 (4.60%) HTML5
9 28 (4.60%) Middleware
10 26 (4.27%) ASP.NET
11 24 (3.94%) Node.js
12 22 (3.61%) Durandal
12 22 (3.61%) Entity Framework
12 22 (3.61%) LESS
12 22 (3.61%) Reactive Extensions
12 22 (3.61%) RxJS
12 22 (3.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 26 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.78%) Blog
5 22 (3.61%) User Experience
6 21 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.79%) Clustering
8 15 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 13 (2.13%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.97%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.81%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.48%) Replication
13 8 (1.31%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.31%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.15%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.15%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 4 (0.66%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 483 (79.31%) Linux
2 133 (21.84%) Unix
3 132 (21.67%) Windows
4 122 (20.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (14.12%) CentOS
6 69 (11.33%) Ubuntu
7 63 (10.34%) Windows Server
8 54 (8.87%) Debian
9 41 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (4.11%) Solaris
11 15 (2.46%) SUSE
12 13 (2.13%) AIX
13 12 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (1.48%) VMS
16 8 (1.31%) Fedora
17 7 (1.15%) FreeBSD
18 6 (0.99%) Android
19 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (66.67%) DevOps
2 130 (21.35%) Configuration Management
3 127 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
4 115 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (11.33%) Open Source
6 54 (8.87%) TDD
7 50 (8.21%) Performance Tuning
8 49 (8.05%) ITIL
9 44 (7.22%) Scrum
10 43 (7.06%) SOA
11 42 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (6.73%) High Availability
13 40 (6.57%) Continuous Deployment
14 36 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 35 (5.75%) Migration
16 33 (5.42%) SDLC
17 31 (5.09%) Project Management
17 31 (5.09%) Software Engineering
18 30 (4.93%) Automated Testing
18 30 (4.93%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 302 (49.59%) Python
2 180 (29.56%) Bash Shell
3 163 (26.77%) Perl
4 149 (24.47%) Ruby
5 136 (22.33%) Java
6 116 (19.05%) SQL
7 103 (16.91%) PowerShell
8 96 (15.76%) PHP
9 59 (9.69%) JavaScript
10 45 (7.39%) C#
11 26 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 22 (3.61%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.63%) C
13 16 (2.63%) C++
14 8 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.15%) Scala
16 3 (0.49%) Groovy
17 1 (0.16%) C-shell
17 1 (0.16%) Jython
17 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 60 (9.85%) Degree
2 32 (5.25%) CCNA
2 32 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.46%) CCNP
5 14 (2.30%) AWS Certification
6 11 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (1.31%) VCDX
8 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.33%) CISM
9 2 (0.33%) CISSP
9 2 (0.33%) ISEB
9 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.33%) RHCE
10 1 (0.16%) CISA
10 1 (0.16%) MCSE
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.25%) PCI DSS
2 25 (4.11%) QA
3 10 (1.64%) SLA
4 4 (0.66%) GCP
4 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 122 (20.03%) Docker
2 75 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 44 (7.22%) Active Directory
5 33 (5.42%) vSphere
6 25 (4.11%) KVM
7 24 (3.94%) Varnish
8 19 (3.12%) Xen
9 16 (2.63%) NFS
10 10 (1.64%) vCloud
11 9 (1.48%) XenServer
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.82%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.66%) GlusterFS
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 2 (0.33%) Ceph
15 2 (0.33%) Samba
15 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 356 (58.46%) Opscode Chef
2 218 (35.80%) Ansible
3 63 (10.34%) Nagios
4 53 (8.70%) Salt
5 34 (5.58%) Red Hat Satellite
6 17 (2.79%) Opsview
7 16 (2.63%) logstash
7 16 (2.63%) SELinux
8 15 (2.46%) Cobbler
8 15 (2.46%) ZABBIX
9 13 (2.13%) vRealize
10 12 (1.97%) Kubernetes
11 11 (1.81%) CFEngine
12 10 (1.64%) Graphite
12 10 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (1.31%) Galera Cluster
14 7 (1.15%) HAProxy
14 7 (1.15%) Kibana
15 6 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
16 5 (0.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 147 (24.14%) Red Hat
2 133 (21.84%) VMware
3 69 (11.33%) Microsoft
4 60 (9.85%) Oracle
5 43 (7.06%) Cisco
6 21 (3.45%) Sun
7 17 (2.79%) SaltStack
8 16 (2.63%) EMC
8 16 (2.63%) New Relic
9 14 (2.30%) HP
10 13 (2.13%) Veritas
11 12 (1.97%) Intel
12 10 (1.64%) SAP
12 10 (1.64%) Splunk
13 9 (1.48%) Cognos
13 9 (1.48%) Dell
13 9 (1.48%) Juniper
13 9 (1.48%) Nimsoft
14 8 (1.31%) Google
15 7 (1.15%) IBM
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Stepstone UK
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hythe, Kent
Holiday Extras
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago