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

Puppet
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 155 119
Rank change year-on-year +3 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 83 91 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.57% 1.74% 2.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.54% 28.44% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 72 81 119
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 325 320 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.13% 6.11% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 262 248 377
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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 22 June 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 22 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
Bristol -7 33 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Gloucestershire +23 27 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Wiltshire +11 11 £37,500 - 1
Cornwall 0 9 £55,000 - 3
Somerset -30 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Dorset -10 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 120 (69.36%) Linux
2 114 (65.90%) Opscode Chef
3 111 (64.16%) Ansible
4 97 (56.07%) Python
5 88 (50.87%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (50.29%) DevOps
7 72 (41.62%) MySQL
8 70 (40.46%) Bash Shell
9 66 (38.15%) Amazon AWS
10 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (36.99%) Perl
12 56 (32.37%) Jenkins
12 56 (32.37%) OpenStack
13 54 (31.21%) Docker
14 53 (30.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 50 (28.90%) Configuration Management
16 47 (27.17%) Git (software)
17 46 (26.59%) VMware
18 44 (25.43%) NoSQL
19 42 (24.28%) Java
19 42 (24.28%) Tomcat
19 42 (24.28%) Red Hat
20 39 (22.54%) TDD
21 38 (21.97%) PostgreSQL
21 38 (21.97%) Oracle
21 38 (21.97%) Windows
22 37 (21.39%) Telecoms
23 34 (19.65%) Finance
24 33 (19.08%) OO
24 33 (19.08%) WebLogic

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 56 (32.37%) OpenStack
2 42 (24.28%) Tomcat
3 33 (19.08%) WebLogic
3 33 (19.08%) WebSphere
4 30 (17.34%) JBoss
5 20 (11.56%) Apache Spark
5 20 (11.56%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (10.98%) Apache
7 15 (8.67%) Apache Solr
7 15 (8.67%) Jetty
8 9 (5.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (3.47%) nginx
10 5 (2.89%) CloudStack
10 5 (2.89%) IIS
11 3 (1.73%) Confluence
12 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) HipChat
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (15.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (38.15%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (30.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.09%) OpenShift
4 9 (5.20%) PaaS
5 8 (4.62%) GitHub
6 6 (3.47%) IaaS
7 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.16%) SaaS
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.58%) G Suite
8 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) Internet
2 9 (5.20%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (5.20%) Junos
3 7 (4.05%) Firewall
4 4 (2.31%) HTTP
4 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.73%) SNMP
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) FCoE
6 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (41.62%) MySQL
2 44 (25.43%) NoSQL
3 38 (21.97%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (14.45%) MongoDB
5 23 (13.29%) Hadoop
6 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
7 19 (10.98%) Big Data
7 19 (10.98%) Riak
8 18 (10.40%) Redis
9 17 (9.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (8.67%) Couchbase
11 11 (6.36%) MariaDB
12 5 (2.89%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (1.16%) CouchDB
13 2 (1.16%) Infinispan
13 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.58%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (32.37%) Jenkins
2 47 (27.17%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.56%) TeamCity
4 13 (7.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (7.51%) JIRA
4 13 (7.51%) MSTest
4 13 (7.51%) NUnit
4 13 (7.51%) Subversion
5 11 (6.36%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.62%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.47%) Maven
8 5 (2.89%) Ant
8 5 (2.89%) JMeter
8 5 (2.89%) Selenium
8 5 (2.89%) WATIR
9 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.16%) GitLab
9 2 (1.16%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (21.39%) Telecoms
2 34 (19.65%) Finance
3 27 (15.61%) Marketing
4 26 (15.03%) Electronics
4 26 (15.03%) Manufacturing
5 11 (6.36%) Retail
6 9 (5.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (35.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (26.59%) Linux Engineer
3 40 (23.12%) Administrator
4 37 (21.39%) Developer
4 37 (21.39%) Systems Administrator
5 36 (20.81%) Systems Engineer
6 35 (20.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 31 (17.92%) Java Developer
8 29 (16.76%) Linux Administrator
9 27 (15.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 20 (11.56%) Senior Developer
11 17 (9.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (9.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 16 (9.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (8.67%) DevOps Administrator
14 13 (7.51%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (6.36%) Analyst
16 10 (5.78%) AWS Engineer
17 9 (5.20%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.40%) .NET
2 15 (8.67%) AngularJS
2 15 (8.67%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (8.67%) Lucene
2 15 (8.67%) React
3 12 (6.94%) LAMP
4 5 (2.89%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (2.89%) OpenVZ
4 5 (2.89%) Spring Boot
5 4 (2.31%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (2.31%) SOAP
6 2 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.16%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.16%) HornetQ
6 2 (1.16%) jQuery
6 2 (1.16%) Kafka
6 2 (1.16%) REST
6 2 (1.16%) Spring
6 2 (1.16%) Web Services
7 1 (0.58%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.20%) Private Cloud
2 8 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Fintech
6 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 120 (69.36%) Linux
2 38 (21.97%) Windows
3 27 (15.61%) Ubuntu
4 26 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (14.45%) CentOS
6 20 (11.56%) Unix
7 15 (8.67%) Windows Server
8 10 (5.78%) Android
8 10 (5.78%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.47%) Debian
10 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.16%) Solaris
12 1 (0.58%) Fedora
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.87%) Continuous Integration
2 87 (50.29%) DevOps
3 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (28.90%) Configuration Management
5 39 (22.54%) TDD
6 33 (19.08%) OO
7 29 (16.76%) Scrum
8 28 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (15.61%) Digital Marketing
10 26 (15.03%) Programme Management
11 25 (14.45%) SDLC
12 23 (13.29%) DSDM
12 23 (13.29%) RUP
13 20 (11.56%) Mentoring
14 18 (10.40%) Kanban
15 17 (9.83%) Web Development
16 16 (9.25%) Coaching
16 16 (9.25%) UML
17 15 (8.67%) Concurrent Programming
17 15 (8.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 97 (56.07%) Python
2 70 (40.46%) Bash Shell
3 64 (36.99%) Perl
4 42 (24.28%) Java
5 28 (16.18%) Ruby
6 24 (13.87%) SQL
7 23 (13.29%) PHP
8 15 (8.67%) PowerShell
9 14 (8.09%) C#
10 10 (5.78%) C
11 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
12 7 (4.05%) Go
13 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.31%) JavaScript
15 2 (1.16%) Groovy
15 2 (1.16%) Jython
16 1 (0.58%) AWK
16 1 (0.58%) C++
16 1 (0.58%) Korn
16 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.78%) Degree
3 6 (3.47%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.31%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.31%) CCNA
5 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.73%) RHCE
6 3 (1.73%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.58%) GIAC
7 1 (0.58%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.58%) SANS
7 1 (0.58%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (31.21%) Docker
2 20 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.09%) Dovecot
3 14 (8.09%) Postfix
4 12 (6.94%) vSphere
5 8 (4.62%) Xen
6 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.47%) KVM
8 5 (2.89%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.89%) XenServer
9 4 (2.31%) Ceph
9 4 (2.31%) iptables
10 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.16%) Corosync
10 2 (1.16%) Gluster
11 1 (0.58%) etcd
11 1 (0.58%) flannel
11 1 (0.58%) NFS
11 1 (0.58%) Samba
11 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 114 (65.90%) Opscode Chef
2 111 (64.16%) Ansible
3 26 (15.03%) Salt
4 17 (9.83%) Kibana
5 15 (8.67%) logstash
6 11 (6.36%) Nagios
7 10 (5.78%) Terraform
8 9 (5.20%) Cobbler
8 9 (5.20%) Juju
8 9 (5.20%) Tivoli
9 8 (4.62%) Kubernetes
10 5 (2.89%) Check_MK
10 5 (2.89%) Grafana
10 5 (2.89%) Pingdom
11 4 (2.31%) Galera Cluster
12 3 (1.73%) Graylog
12 3 (1.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (1.73%) ZABBIX
13 2 (1.16%) Ganeti
13 2 (1.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (26.59%) VMware
2 42 (24.28%) Red Hat
3 38 (21.97%) Oracle
4 26 (15.03%) SAP
5 16 (9.25%) Cisco
6 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.05%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.89%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.89%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (2.89%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (2.89%) Infobright
8 5 (2.89%) New Relic
8 5 (2.89%) PagerDuty
8 5 (2.89%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.31%) Scality
10 3 (1.73%) HP
10 3 (1.73%) Qualys
10 3 (1.73%) Splunk
11 2 (1.16%) Juniper
11 2 (1.16%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cornwall
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Axica Recruitment
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Team Jobs
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 24days hols + excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago