The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 216 139
Rank change year-on-year +70 -77  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 92 45 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.82% 0.76% 1.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.40% 11.28% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81 39 85
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 324 399 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.40% 6.77% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 253 316 268
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £65,000
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 West

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

Puppet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Puppet in the South West

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the South West

Puppet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bristol +26 40 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Gloucestershire +19 24 £38,750 -18.42%
Somerset -5 18 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire +25 8 £41,250 +101.21% 3
Devon -4 2 £41,250 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £55,000 - 1
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 105 (63.25%) Linux
1 105 (63.25%) Opscode Chef
2 104 (62.65%) Python
3 91 (54.82%) Bash Shell
4 90 (54.22%) MySQL
5 89 (53.61%) Ansible
6 84 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (45.18%) Perl
9 68 (40.96%) DevOps
10 65 (39.16%) Java
11 62 (37.35%) Amazon AWS
12 54 (32.53%) OpenStack
13 52 (31.33%) TDD
14 51 (30.72%) Oracle
14 51 (30.72%) PostgreSQL
14 51 (30.72%) NoSQL
15 50 (30.12%) Configuration Management
15 50 (30.12%) Tomcat
16 49 (29.52%) Scrum
17 48 (28.92%) Hadoop
17 48 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 46 (27.71%) JBoss
18 46 (27.71%) Windows
19 45 (27.11%) Docker
20 44 (26.51%) OO
21 43 (25.90%) WebLogic
21 43 (25.90%) WebSphere
22 41 (24.70%) Salt
23 39 (23.49%) Jenkins

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 54 (32.53%) OpenStack
2 50 (30.12%) Tomcat
3 46 (27.71%) JBoss
4 43 (25.90%) WebLogic
4 43 (25.90%) WebSphere
5 37 (22.29%) Apache Spark
5 37 (22.29%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (18.67%) Apache Solr
6 31 (18.67%) Jetty
7 14 (8.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (6.63%) Apache
9 5 (3.01%) Apache Pig
10 4 (2.41%) CloudStack
10 4 (2.41%) Confluence
11 1 (0.60%) IIS
11 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) MS Office
2 3 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (37.35%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.24%) PaaS
4 16 (9.64%) OpenShift
5 5 (3.01%) SaaS
6 3 (1.81%) GitHub
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.60%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.60%) G Suite
7 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.60%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.60%) Heroku
7 1 (0.60%) IaaS
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) Firewall
2 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.82%) HTTP
4 7 (4.22%) SSL
5 6 (3.61%) SNMP
6 5 (3.01%) FCoE
6 5 (3.01%) Internet
7 4 (2.41%) Network Security
8 3 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.81%) DHCP
8 3 (1.81%) DKIM
8 3 (1.81%) DNS
8 3 (1.81%) FTP
8 3 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.81%) LAN
8 3 (1.81%) NAS
8 3 (1.81%) SAN
8 3 (1.81%) VPN
8 3 (1.81%) WAN
8 3 (1.81%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (54.22%) MySQL
2 51 (30.72%) NoSQL
2 51 (30.72%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (28.92%) Hadoop
4 39 (23.49%) Big Data
4 39 (23.49%) MongoDB
4 39 (23.49%) SQL Server
5 36 (21.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (19.88%) Redis
6 33 (19.88%) Riak
7 32 (19.28%) Couchbase
8 6 (3.61%) Apache Accumulo
9 5 (3.01%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.41%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.41%) HBase
10 4 (2.41%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.81%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.20%) Infinispan
12 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (23.49%) Jenkins
2 36 (21.69%) Git (software)
3 24 (14.46%) JIRA
4 14 (8.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (8.43%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.02%) Selenium
6 9 (5.42%) Subversion
7 8 (4.82%) MSTest
7 8 (4.82%) NUnit
7 8 (4.82%) Vagrant
8 7 (4.22%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.61%) JMeter
9 6 (3.61%) WATIR
10 5 (3.01%) Hudson
10 5 (3.01%) Redmine
11 4 (2.41%) CodeSonar
11 4 (2.41%) git-flow
11 4 (2.41%) Robot Framework
12 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.20%) Travis CI
General
1 24 (14.46%) Banking
1 24 (14.46%) Retail
2 13 (7.83%) Finance
3 9 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Electronics
4 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.01%) Marketing
5 3 (1.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Developer
2 39 (23.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (22.89%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (19.28%) Java Developer
5 30 (18.07%) Systems Engineer
6 29 (17.47%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 23 (13.86%) Administrator
7 23 (13.86%) Senior Developer
8 20 (12.05%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (6.63%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.63%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (6.02%) Analyst
11 10 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (6.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (6.02%) Software Engineer
12 9 (5.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.42%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (5.42%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.67%) AngularJS
1 31 (18.67%) Elastic Stack
1 31 (18.67%) Lucene
1 31 (18.67%) React
2 24 (14.46%) .NET
3 14 (8.43%) LAMP
4 8 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (4.82%) REST
4 8 (4.82%) SOAP
5 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.22%) Node.js
6 5 (3.01%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (3.01%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.41%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.41%) Django
7 4 (2.41%) Java EE
7 4 (2.41%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.41%) STL
8 3 (1.81%) jQuery
8 3 (1.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.81%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.20%) Fintech
5 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) CESG
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (63.25%) Linux
2 46 (27.71%) Windows
3 30 (18.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (15.66%) Android
4 26 (15.66%) Apple iOS
5 20 (12.05%) Unix
6 19 (11.45%) Windows Server
7 17 (10.24%) CentOS
8 12 (7.23%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.41%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.81%) Debian
11 2 (1.20%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.20%) Solaris
11 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.60%) Fedora
12 1 (0.60%) VMS
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
2 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (40.96%) DevOps
4 52 (31.33%) TDD
5 50 (30.12%) Configuration Management
6 49 (29.52%) Scrum
7 44 (26.51%) OO
8 38 (22.89%) DSDM
8 38 (22.89%) Kanban
8 38 (22.89%) RUP
9 36 (21.69%) Mentoring
10 35 (21.08%) Multithreading
11 33 (19.88%) Web Development
12 32 (19.28%) Coaching
12 32 (19.28%) UML
13 31 (18.67%) Concurrent Programming
14 25 (15.06%) Software Delivery
15 21 (12.65%) Mobile Development
16 18 (10.84%) SDLC
17 17 (10.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 104 (62.65%) Python
2 91 (54.82%) Bash Shell
3 75 (45.18%) Perl
4 65 (39.16%) Java
5 32 (19.28%) C#
6 25 (15.06%) PHP
7 22 (13.25%) Ruby
8 19 (11.45%) C
8 19 (11.45%) Go
9 18 (10.84%) SQL
10 13 (7.83%) JavaScript
11 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
11 10 (6.02%) Shell Script
12 9 (5.42%) C++
13 6 (3.61%) VB.NET
14 5 (3.01%) Korn
15 4 (2.41%) Groovy
15 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (12.05%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.43%) DV Cleared
3 12 (7.23%) CCNA
3 12 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.63%) Degree
5 9 (5.42%) CISSP
5 9 (5.42%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (5.42%) GIAC
5 9 (5.42%) Linux+ Certification
5 9 (5.42%) MCSE
5 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.42%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (5.42%) SANS
5 9 (5.42%) Security+ Certification
5 9 (5.42%) SSCP
6 6 (3.61%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.81%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.81%) RHCE
7 3 (1.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (27.11%) Docker
2 24 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.64%) Dovecot
3 16 (9.64%) Postfix
4 15 (9.04%) vSphere
5 8 (4.82%) KVM
6 6 (3.61%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.61%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.61%) Xen
7 5 (3.01%) NFS
7 5 (3.01%) Samba
7 5 (3.01%) XenServer
8 4 (2.41%) iptables
9 2 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.20%) Gluster
9 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.60%) Corosync
10 1 (0.60%) HDFS
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (63.25%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (53.61%) Ansible
3 41 (24.70%) Salt
4 33 (19.88%) Kibana
5 31 (18.67%) logstash
6 16 (9.64%) Nagios
7 8 (4.82%) Cobbler
7 8 (4.82%) Terraform
7 8 (4.82%) Tivoli
8 5 (3.01%) Check_MK
8 5 (3.01%) Grafana
8 5 (3.01%) Kubernetes
8 5 (3.01%) Pingdom
8 5 (3.01%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.81%) Graylog
9 3 (1.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.81%) Rundeck
10 2 (1.20%) Juju
Vendors
1 51 (30.72%) Oracle
2 38 (22.89%) VMware
3 35 (21.08%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.02%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.22%) Cisco
6 6 (3.61%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (3.01%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.01%) EMC
7 5 (3.01%) Infobright
7 5 (3.01%) NetApp
7 5 (3.01%) New Relic
7 5 (3.01%) PagerDuty
7 5 (3.01%) SAP
7 5 (3.01%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.41%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (2.41%) Splunk
9 3 (1.81%) HP
9 3 (1.81%) Qualys
10 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.20%) Zend
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