The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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
UK
Rank 148 156 234
Rank change year-on-year +8 +78  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1865 2186 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.20% 2.12% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.63% 26.32% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1828 1195
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7003 8307 7868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5686 6690 6249
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Puppet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Puppet in the UK

Puppet
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Puppet in the UK

Puppet
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the UK 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
England +13 1789 £60,000 +4.34% 329
London +5 1027 £65,000 +8.33% 185
South East +62 280 £52,500 +5.00% 46
City of London +6 154 £67,500 +8.00% 43
Yorkshire -28 128 £55,000 +29.41% 34
North West +10 126 £55,000 +22.22% 27
Berkshire +66 120 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Manchester +3 117 £55,000 +22.22% 21
West Yorkshire -16 96 £57,500 +27.77% 26
Leeds -1 93 £57,500 +21.05% 24
South West +64 92 £43,750 -2.77% 5
East of England -13 70 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Reading +58 57 £45,000 -21.73% 6
Surrey +25 56 £48,750 -7.14% 11
Bristol +32 41 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +38 39 £47,750 +12.35% 6
Cambridge +30 38 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Scotland +20 37 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Edinburgh +16 32 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Hampshire +25 27 £57,500 +4.54% 8
West Midlands -21 27 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Gloucestershire +16 23 £37,500 -21.05% 1
East Midlands -1 21 £46,250 -2.63% 1
North East -1 21 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Oxfordshire -13 21 £52,500 +6.06% 10
Sheffield +18 20 £57,500 +43.75% 3
South Yorkshire +3 20 £57,500 +48.38% 3
Slough +28 19 £65,000 +44.44%
East Sussex +11 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset -8 17 £42,500 -

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Puppet.

1 2997 (71.43%) Linux
2 2772 (66.06%) DevOps
3 2671 (63.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2102 (50.10%) Ansible
5 2075 (49.45%) Python
6 1949 (46.45%) Amazon AWS
7 1637 (39.01%) Jenkins
8 1491 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
9 1462 (34.84%) Configuration Management
10 1347 (32.10%) Bash Shell
11 1316 (31.36%) Continuous Integration
12 1245 (29.67%) Docker
13 1225 (29.19%) Ruby
14 1204 (28.69%) Java
15 1041 (24.81%) Git (software)
16 983 (23.43%) Windows
17 930 (22.16%) Perl
18 853 (20.33%) Unix
19 762 (18.16%) VMware
20 754 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
21 739 (17.61%) MySQL
22 732 (17.45%) Red Hat
23 717 (17.09%) Scrum
24 678 (16.16%) SQL
25 642 (15.30%) PowerShell
26 632 (15.06%) Finance
27 621 (14.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 574 (13.68%) Open Source
29 537 (12.80%) Nagios
30 533 (12.70%) Apache

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 533 (12.70%) Apache
2 476 (11.34%) OpenStack
3 397 (9.46%) Tomcat
4 364 (8.67%) IIS
5 306 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
6 263 (6.27%) JBoss
7 240 (5.72%) WebSphere
8 217 (5.17%) nginx
9 210 (5.00%) WebLogic
10 198 (4.72%) Apache Spark
11 134 (3.19%) Apache Solr
12 130 (3.10%) CloudStack
13 124 (2.96%) Confluence
14 101 (2.41%) Jetty
15 41 (0.98%) SharePoint
16 39 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
17 38 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 36 (0.86%) CMS
19 32 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
20 30 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 134 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.14%) MS Office
4 2 (0.048%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.048%) HipChat
4 2 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.024%) Mingle
5 1 (0.024%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.17%) Magento
5 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.095%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.048%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1949 (46.45%) Amazon AWS
2 754 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (5.31%) SaaS
4 191 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 179 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
6 175 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 164 (3.91%) PaaS
8 129 (3.07%) IaaS
9 120 (2.86%) Amazon S3
10 113 (2.69%) GitHub
11 68 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
12 66 (1.57%) Office 365
13 64 (1.53%) CloudBees
14 59 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
15 50 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 48 (1.14%) OpenShift
17 42 (1.00%) IBM Cloud
18 40 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 39 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
19 39 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 369 (8.79%) Firewall
2 333 (7.94%) DNS
3 312 (7.44%) TCP/IP
4 206 (4.91%) Internet
5 157 (3.74%) HTTP
6 149 (3.55%) SAN
7 136 (3.24%) LDAP
8 108 (2.57%) DHCP
9 106 (2.53%) WAN
10 98 (2.34%) LAN
11 89 (2.12%) NAS
12 84 (2.00%) VPN
13 83 (1.98%) SSL
14 55 (1.31%) SNMP
15 53 (1.26%) SMTP
16 51 (1.22%) Kerberos
16 51 (1.22%) VLAN
17 50 (1.19%) Network Security
18 45 (1.07%) BGP
19 44 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 739 (17.61%) MySQL
2 465 (11.08%) NoSQL
3 421 (10.03%) SQL Server
4 403 (9.60%) MongoDB
5 319 (7.60%) Hadoop
6 290 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 283 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
8 256 (6.10%) Big Data
9 245 (5.84%) Redis
10 182 (4.34%) Relational Database
11 120 (2.86%) Couchbase
12 98 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
13 96 (2.29%) Riak
14 90 (2.14%) RDBMS
15 60 (1.43%) HBase
16 46 (1.10%) Oracle Database
17 44 (1.05%) RavenDB
18 39 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (0.91%) Apache Hive
20 36 (0.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1637 (39.01%) Jenkins
2 1041 (24.81%) Git (software)
3 478 (11.39%) TeamCity
4 426 (10.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 420 (10.01%) JIRA
6 416 (9.91%) Subversion
7 369 (8.79%) Vagrant
8 314 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 247 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 223 (5.31%) Maven
11 217 (5.17%) Hudson
12 200 (4.77%) Selenium
13 166 (3.96%) MSBuild
14 108 (2.57%) GoCD
15 105 (2.50%) Ant
16 89 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
17 84 (2.00%) Travis CI
18 81 (1.93%) Cucumber
19 80 (1.91%) JUnit
20 78 (1.86%) HP UFT
General
1 632 (15.06%) Finance
2 357 (8.51%) Banking
3 204 (4.86%) Retail
4 161 (3.84%) Games
5 160 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 104 (2.48%) Marketing
7 73 (1.74%) Advertising
8 45 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 45 (1.07%) Publishing
9 30 (0.71%) Law
9 30 (0.71%) Online Betting
10 29 (0.69%) Electronics
11 28 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.62%) Front Office
13 14 (0.33%) Back Office
13 14 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.21%) Billing
15 6 (0.14%) Legal
16 5 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.095%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1463 (34.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 592 (14.11%) Linux Engineer
3 579 (13.80%) Developer
4 521 (12.42%) Administrator
5 444 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
6 388 (9.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 347 (8.27%) Linux Administrator
8 334 (7.96%) AWS Engineer
9 305 (7.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 286 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 267 (6.36%) AWS DevOps
12 255 (6.08%) Architect
13 248 (5.91%) Senior DevOps
13 248 (5.91%) Systems Engineer
14 215 (5.12%) Java Developer
15 210 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 201 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
17 175 (4.17%) Senior Developer
18 167 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 159 (3.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (12.04%) Web Services
2 469 (11.18%) .NET
3 313 (7.46%) Node.js
4 265 (6.32%) AngularJS
5 264 (6.29%) LAMP
6 259 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
7 231 (5.51%) HTML
8 189 (4.50%) CSS
9 181 (4.31%) REST
10 136 (3.24%) React
11 133 (3.17%) RESTful
12 129 (3.07%) Spring
13 128 (3.05%) Middleware
14 125 (2.98%) ASP.NET
15 114 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 106 (2.53%) Kafka
16 106 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
17 102 (2.43%) HTML5
18 101 (2.41%) jQuery
19 87 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 268 (6.39%) Data Centre
2 168 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 111 (2.65%) Public Cloud
4 108 (2.57%) Fintech
5 103 (2.45%) User Experience
6 93 (2.22%) Clustering
7 87 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 77 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 62 (1.48%) Private Cloud
10 59 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 57 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 55 (1.31%) Online Banking
13 54 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
14 44 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
15 38 (0.91%) Replication
16 37 (0.88%) Online Games
17 34 (0.81%) PKI
18 33 (0.79%) Algorithms
19 32 (0.76%) iPad
20 31 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2997 (71.43%) Linux
2 983 (23.43%) Windows
3 853 (20.33%) Unix
4 621 (14.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 476 (11.34%) CentOS
6 403 (9.60%) Ubuntu
7 372 (8.87%) Windows Server
8 209 (4.98%) Debian
9 111 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 100 (2.38%) Solaris
11 96 (2.29%) CoreOS
12 82 (1.95%) Android
13 78 (1.86%) Apple iOS
14 59 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (1.26%) SUSE
16 51 (1.22%) Mac OS X
17 33 (0.79%) AIX
18 26 (0.62%) Fedora
19 24 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2772 (66.06%) DevOps
2 1491 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 1462 (34.84%) Configuration Management
4 1316 (31.36%) Continuous Integration
5 717 (17.09%) Scrum
6 574 (13.68%) Open Source
7 449 (10.70%) TDD
8 423 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 345 (8.22%) E-Commerce
10 324 (7.72%) Software Engineering
11 298 (7.10%) Microservices
12 294 (7.01%) Mentoring
13 267 (6.36%) ITIL
14 239 (5.70%) Kanban
15 229 (5.46%) High Availability
16 207 (4.93%) DSDM
17 204 (4.86%) OO
18 201 (4.79%) SDLC
19 195 (4.65%) Continuous Deployment
20 182 (4.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2075 (49.45%) Python
2 1347 (32.10%) Bash Shell
3 1225 (29.19%) Ruby
4 1204 (28.69%) Java
5 930 (22.16%) Perl
6 678 (16.16%) SQL
7 642 (15.30%) PowerShell
8 474 (11.30%) PHP
9 430 (10.25%) JavaScript
10 366 (8.72%) C#
11 313 (7.46%) Shell Script
12 229 (5.46%) Go
13 193 (4.60%) Scala
14 176 (4.19%) C++
15 139 (3.31%) C
16 95 (2.26%) Groovy
17 49 (1.17%) Korn
18 34 (0.81%) Bourne shell
19 31 (0.74%) T-SQL
20 20 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 308 (7.34%) Degree
2 104 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 78 (1.86%) AWS Certification
4 77 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (1.69%) RHCE
6 54 (1.29%) CCNA
7 38 (0.91%) CCNP
7 38 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 25 (0.60%) RHCSA
11 22 (0.52%) CISSP
11 22 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.33%) MCSE
12 14 (0.33%) RHCA
13 12 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 12 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (0.26%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.24%) CISM
15 10 (0.24%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (3.57%) QA
2 145 (3.46%) PCI DSS
3 60 (1.43%) SLA
4 36 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.50%) SDET
6 19 (0.45%) GCP
7 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.17%) COBIT
8 7 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (0.071%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.071%) DICOM
9 3 (0.071%) HL7
10 1 (0.024%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.024%) EMIR
10 1 (0.024%) GDPR
10 1 (0.024%) MiFID
10 1 (0.024%) PMO
System Software
1 1245 (29.67%) Docker
2 493 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 225 (5.36%) Xen
4 222 (5.29%) vSphere
5 211 (5.03%) Active Directory
6 137 (3.27%) XenServer
7 131 (3.12%) KVM
8 124 (2.96%) Hyper-V
9 79 (1.88%) NFS
10 65 (1.55%) Varnish
11 54 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
12 53 (1.26%) vCloud
13 44 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
14 43 (1.02%) VirtualBox
15 33 (0.79%) LXC
16 28 (0.67%) HDFS
17 27 (0.64%) Postfix
18 26 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 26 (0.62%) QEMU
19 23 (0.55%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 2671 (63.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2102 (50.10%) Ansible
3 537 (12.80%) Nagios
4 412 (9.82%) Salt
5 351 (8.37%) Terraform
6 343 (8.17%) Kubernetes
7 154 (3.67%) Graphite
8 149 (3.55%) Mesos
9 145 (3.46%) Cobbler
10 141 (3.36%) Kibana
11 137 (3.27%) logstash
12 136 (3.24%) ZABBIX
13 107 (2.55%) Tivoli
14 84 (2.00%) CFEngine
15 75 (1.79%) Grafana
16 67 (1.60%) Red Hat Satellite
17 65 (1.55%) Packer
18 64 (1.53%) HAProxy
19 50 (1.19%) SCCM
20 49 (1.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 762 (18.16%) VMware
2 732 (17.45%) Red Hat
3 518 (12.35%) Oracle
4 402 (9.58%) Microsoft
5 222 (5.29%) Cisco
6 221 (5.27%) Google
7 203 (4.84%) SaltStack
7 203 (4.84%) Splunk
8 179 (4.27%) New Relic
9 138 (3.29%) Atlassian
10 116 (2.76%) HP
11 115 (2.74%) EnterpriseDB
12 97 (2.31%) AppDynamics
13 90 (2.14%) IBM
14 70 (1.67%) EMC
15 58 (1.38%) CA
15 58 (1.38%) Rackspace
16 56 (1.33%) Dynatrace
16 56 (1.33%) NetApp
17 49 (1.17%) Juniper
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 55,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 28 Days Hol, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, Life Insurance, up to
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Stepstone UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday