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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 183 240
Rank change year-on-year +33 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 326 316 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.23% 1.71% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.53% 19.74% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 253 263 193
Median salary £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.86% +7.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,150 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 1277 1601 1732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.73% 8.67% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1281 1342
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +28 145 £55,000 -4.34% 13
Surrey +8 47 £62,500 +25.00% 11
Hampshire +31 38 £55,000 +22.22% 8
East Sussex +15 25 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Oxfordshire +17 23 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 17 £51,000 +7.36% 1
Kent +2 11 £52,500 -17.96% 2
West Sussex +18 8 £46,250 -11.90% 3
Middlesex +9 8 £66,250 +32.50%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 505 (83.33%) Linux
2 432 (71.29%) DevOps
3 374 (61.72%) Python
4 351 (57.92%) Opscode Chef
5 292 (48.18%) Ansible
6 248 (40.92%) Bash Shell
7 242 (39.93%) Amazon AWS
8 184 (30.36%) Perl
9 180 (29.70%) Docker
10 176 (29.04%) Jenkins
11 175 (28.88%) Ruby
12 169 (27.89%) MySQL
13 150 (24.75%) Red Hat
14 142 (23.43%) Configuration Management
15 141 (23.27%) Java
16 136 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
16 136 (22.44%) Git (software)
17 132 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
18 127 (20.96%) Windows
19 123 (20.30%) Unix
20 119 (19.64%) VMware
21 113 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
22 110 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 103 (17.00%) PowerShell
23 103 (17.00%) CentOS
24 99 (16.34%) PHP
25 89 (14.69%) SQL
26 87 (14.36%) SaaS
27 85 (14.03%) Finance
28 81 (13.37%) Apache

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 81 (13.37%) Apache
2 67 (11.06%) nginx
3 50 (8.25%) OpenStack
4 43 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (6.11%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.62%) IIS
7 24 (3.96%) Apache Solr
8 22 (3.63%) JBoss
9 18 (2.97%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (1.98%) MS Exchange
12 9 (1.49%) Skype for Business
13 7 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.16%) Confluence
14 6 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.50%) Eucalyptus
16 3 (0.50%) NServiceBus
17 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 242 (39.93%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (14.36%) SaaS
4 51 (8.42%) IaaS
5 46 (7.59%) PaaS
6 29 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (3.96%) Amazon S3
7 24 (3.96%) GitHub
8 19 (3.14%) Amazon ELB
9 16 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (2.31%) Office 365
11 11 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (1.16%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.99%) Datadog
14 6 (0.99%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.99%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.21%) DNS
2 56 (9.24%) Firewall
3 42 (6.93%) Internet
3 42 (6.93%) TCP/IP
4 29 (4.79%) LDAP
5 25 (4.13%) VPN
6 22 (3.63%) Network Security
7 20 (3.30%) LAN
7 20 (3.30%) WAN
8 16 (2.64%) DHCP
9 14 (2.31%) HTTP
9 14 (2.31%) SAN
10 13 (2.15%) BGP
11 11 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (1.32%) Kerberos
12 8 (1.32%) PBX
12 8 (1.32%) PSTN
12 8 (1.32%) Skype
13 7 (1.16%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (27.89%) MySQL
2 65 (10.73%) SQL Server
3 56 (9.24%) MongoDB
4 49 (8.09%) NoSQL
5 31 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (3.30%) Redis
6 20 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.14%) Big Data
8 17 (2.81%) RDBMS
9 16 (2.64%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.98%) InfluxDB
12 11 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.49%) HBase
14 8 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.83%) MariaDB
17 4 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.66%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 176 (29.04%) Jenkins
2 136 (22.44%) Git (software)
3 57 (9.41%) Maven
4 53 (8.75%) Ant
5 29 (4.79%) Subversion
5 29 (4.79%) Vagrant
6 25 (4.13%) Gradle
7 24 (3.96%) Apache Ivy
7 24 (3.96%) JIRA
8 23 (3.80%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (1.98%) GitLab
11 11 (1.82%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.32%) Hudson
13 8 (1.32%) Selenium
13 8 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.16%) JUnit
15 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (14.03%) Finance
2 27 (4.46%) Marketing
3 14 (2.31%) Banking
4 12 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.65%) Electronics
7 4 (0.66%) Advertising
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
7 4 (0.66%) Digital Economy
8 3 (0.50%) Front Office
8 3 (0.50%) Games
8 3 (0.50%) Retail
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 204 (33.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 120 (19.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 106 (17.49%) Administrator
4 101 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 92 (15.18%) Systems Administrator
6 85 (14.03%) Linux Administrator
7 77 (12.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 62 (10.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 54 (8.91%) Systems Engineer
10 51 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 48 (7.92%) Developer
12 45 (7.43%) DevOps Administrator
13 44 (7.26%) Cloud Engineer
14 38 (6.27%) Linux DevOps Administrator
15 31 (5.12%) AWS DevOps
15 31 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
16 29 (4.79%) Release Engineer
17 20 (3.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 19 (3.14%) Architect
19 18 (2.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.76%) Spring
1 47 (7.76%) Web Services
2 35 (5.78%) Node.js
3 34 (5.61%) HTML
3 34 (5.61%) LAMP
4 29 (4.79%) REST
5 28 (4.62%) AngularJS
6 26 (4.29%) .NET
7 24 (3.96%) XML
8 21 (3.47%) CSS
8 21 (3.47%) JSON
9 19 (3.14%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (2.64%) Elastic Stack
10 16 (2.64%) HTML5
10 16 (2.64%) Kafka
11 14 (2.31%) .NET Framework
11 14 (2.31%) ASP.NET
12 13 (2.15%) Middleware
13 12 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (1.98%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 27 (4.46%) Public Cloud
3 24 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.64%) User Experience
7 15 (2.48%) Replication
8 13 (2.15%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.98%) Fintech
10 11 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.65%) Clustering
11 10 (1.65%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.49%) PKI
13 8 (1.32%) Blog
13 8 (1.32%) BYOD
13 8 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.83%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 505 (83.33%) Linux
2 127 (20.96%) Windows
3 123 (20.30%) Unix
4 110 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 103 (17.00%) CentOS
6 68 (11.22%) Ubuntu
7 48 (7.92%) Windows Server
8 47 (7.76%) Debian
9 27 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (4.29%) Solaris
11 24 (3.96%) AIX
12 18 (2.97%) SUSE
13 13 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (1.16%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.83%) VMS
17 4 (0.66%) Android
18 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (71.29%) DevOps
2 142 (23.43%) Configuration Management
3 136 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
4 132 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (12.21%) Open Source
6 63 (10.40%) Continuous Delivery
7 48 (7.92%) ITIL
8 46 (7.59%) Scrum
9 38 (6.27%) SOA
10 36 (5.94%) High Availability
10 36 (5.94%) Microservices
10 36 (5.94%) Migration
10 36 (5.94%) TDD
11 35 (5.78%) Build Automation
11 35 (5.78%) Continuous Deployment
12 34 (5.61%) Software Engineering
13 30 (4.95%) Task Automation
14 28 (4.62%) BDD
14 28 (4.62%) Mentoring
15 25 (4.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 374 (61.72%) Python
2 248 (40.92%) Bash Shell
3 184 (30.36%) Perl
4 175 (28.88%) Ruby
5 141 (23.27%) Java
6 103 (17.00%) PowerShell
7 99 (16.34%) PHP
8 89 (14.69%) SQL
9 54 (8.91%) JavaScript
10 35 (5.78%) C#
11 24 (3.96%) C++
12 15 (2.48%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.15%) Tcl
14 12 (1.98%) Go
15 9 (1.49%) C
16 7 (1.16%) ES6
16 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.16%) Scala
17 5 (0.83%) Groovy
18 4 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 47 (7.76%) Degree
2 28 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (2.81%) CCNA
5 15 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.31%) CCNP
7 12 (1.98%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (0.99%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.99%) MCSD
11 5 (0.83%) CISSP
11 5 (0.83%) RHCE
12 4 (0.66%) MCSE
13 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.50%) GIAC
13 3 (0.50%) Linux+ Certification
13 3 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.50%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (0.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.63%) QA
2 12 (1.98%) SLA
3 6 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 180 (29.70%) Docker
2 69 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (10.89%) Hyper-V
4 42 (6.93%) Active Directory
5 25 (4.13%) KVM
5 25 (4.13%) NFS
5 25 (4.13%) vSphere
6 21 (3.47%) Xen
7 18 (2.97%) Varnish
8 16 (2.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.16%) vCloud
11 6 (0.99%) LXC
11 6 (0.99%) XenServer
12 5 (0.83%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.66%) Postfix
13 4 (0.66%) Samba
13 4 (0.66%) zsh
Systems Management
1 351 (57.92%) Opscode Chef
2 292 (48.18%) Ansible
3 57 (9.41%) Salt
4 55 (9.08%) Nagios
5 53 (8.75%) Kubernetes
6 36 (5.94%) logstash
7 26 (4.29%) ZABBIX
8 24 (3.96%) Terraform
9 16 (2.64%) SCCM
10 14 (2.31%) Kibana
11 13 (2.15%) Graphite
11 13 (2.15%) HAProxy
11 13 (2.15%) Opsview
11 13 (2.15%) vCenter Server
12 12 (1.98%) CFEngine
12 12 (1.98%) Icinga
13 11 (1.82%) Cobbler
13 11 (1.82%) Grafana
13 11 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (1.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 150 (24.75%) Red Hat
2 119 (19.64%) VMware
3 56 (9.24%) Microsoft
4 50 (8.25%) Oracle
5 29 (4.79%) New Relic
6 28 (4.62%) Cisco
7 27 (4.46%) Google
7 27 (4.46%) SaltStack
8 18 (2.97%) EMC
9 12 (1.98%) Dell
9 12 (1.98%) Juniper
10 11 (1.82%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.65%) HP
11 10 (1.65%) SAP
11 10 (1.65%) Sun
12 8 (1.32%) Intel
12 8 (1.32%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.83%) Percona
13 5 (0.83%) Splunk
13 5 (0.83%) webMethods
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Adderbury, Oxfordshire
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
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Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
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Horsham
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago