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

Puppet
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 135 198
Rank change year-on-year +20 +63  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2453 2433 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.76% 2.48% 1.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.09% 28.56% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 2084 1556
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 £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £76,250
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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7889 8520 8457
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.87% 8.69% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13504 13827 12532
Median salary £55,242 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.22% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the UK

Puppet
Top 11 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 29 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
England +13 2300 £60,000 +4.34% 335
London -12 1237 £65,000 +4.00% 185
UK excluding London +45 1133 £50,000 - 160
North of England +44 442 £50,000 +11.11% 61
South East +40 333 £52,500 -1.86% 38
East of England -24 100 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Midlands +25 90 £52,500 -4.54% 22
South West -8 87 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Scotland +1 41 £39,000 -22.00% 8
Wales +34 39 £49,039 +15.38% 3
Northern Ireland -14 2 £55,000 +15.78%

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

1 3099 (71.69%) Linux
2 2939 (67.99%) DevOps
3 2685 (62.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2350 (54.36%) Ansible
5 2163 (50.03%) Python
6 1961 (45.36%) Amazon AWS
7 1691 (39.12%) Jenkins
8 1598 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
9 1505 (34.81%) Docker
10 1372 (31.74%) Configuration Management
11 1371 (31.71%) Bash Shell
12 1229 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
13 1174 (27.16%) Java
14 1136 (26.28%) Ruby
15 1101 (25.47%) Git (software)
16 959 (22.18%) Windows
17 948 (21.93%) Unix
18 918 (21.24%) Perl
19 861 (19.92%) Microsoft Azure
20 842 (19.48%) MySQL
21 794 (18.37%) VMware
22 738 (17.07%) Red Hat
23 694 (16.05%) SQL
24 686 (15.87%) Finance
25 655 (15.15%) PowerShell
26 632 (14.62%) Scrum
27 625 (14.46%) Apache
28 590 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 588 (13.60%) Open Source
30 543 (12.56%) Nagios

Puppet
Co-occurring 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
1 625 (14.46%) Apache
2 520 (12.03%) OpenStack
3 455 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 274 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
5 273 (6.32%) IIS
6 269 (6.22%) nginx
7 216 (5.00%) JBoss
8 200 (4.63%) WebSphere
9 192 (4.44%) WebLogic
10 180 (4.16%) Apache Spark
11 128 (2.96%) CloudStack
12 119 (2.75%) Confluence
13 115 (2.66%) Jetty
14 103 (2.38%) Apache Solr
15 64 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 59 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
17 55 (1.27%) CMS
18 46 (1.06%) SharePoint
19 39 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
20 33 (0.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.16%) Campfire
3 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.093%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.046%) HipChat
6 1 (0.023%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 100 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.21%) Magento
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.14%) Siebel CRM
6 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.093%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.069%) SessionCam
9 2 (0.046%) Actimize
9 2 (0.046%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.023%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.023%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1961 (45.36%) Amazon AWS
2 861 (19.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 287 (6.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 245 (5.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 210 (4.86%) PaaS
6 194 (4.49%) IaaS
7 191 (4.42%) SaaS
8 182 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
9 171 (3.96%) GitHub
10 138 (3.19%) Amazon S3
11 81 (1.87%) Office 365
12 75 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
13 67 (1.55%) OpenShift
14 65 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
15 57 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 48 (1.11%) CloudBees
17 41 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
18 38 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 35 (0.81%) Route 53
20 29 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 386 (8.93%) DNS
2 363 (8.40%) Firewall
3 236 (5.46%) Internet
3 236 (5.46%) TCP/IP
4 175 (4.05%) SAN
5 146 (3.38%) HTTP
6 135 (3.12%) LDAP
7 131 (3.03%) DHCP
8 109 (2.52%) VPN
8 109 (2.52%) WAN
9 106 (2.45%) LAN
10 101 (2.34%) NAS
11 70 (1.62%) VLAN
12 69 (1.60%) SNMP
13 62 (1.43%) BGP
13 62 (1.43%) Kerberos
14 60 (1.39%) Network Security
15 59 (1.36%) SSL
16 50 (1.16%) SMTP
17 43 (0.99%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 842 (19.48%) MySQL
2 429 (9.92%) SQL Server
3 397 (9.18%) MongoDB
4 395 (9.14%) NoSQL
5 285 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 284 (6.57%) Big Data
7 275 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 272 (6.29%) Hadoop
9 180 (4.16%) Relational Database
10 174 (4.02%) Redis
11 96 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
11 96 (2.22%) RDBMS
12 84 (1.94%) Couchbase
13 80 (1.85%) Riak
14 58 (1.34%) Oracle Database
15 44 (1.02%) HBase
16 43 (0.99%) MariaDB
17 39 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 38 (0.88%) InfluxDB
19 24 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1691 (39.12%) Jenkins
2 1101 (25.47%) Git (software)
3 419 (9.69%) TeamCity
4 388 (8.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 375 (8.67%) JIRA
6 338 (7.82%) Subversion
7 333 (7.70%) Vagrant
8 308 (7.12%) Maven
9 245 (5.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 216 (5.00%) Selenium
11 201 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 198 (4.58%) Hudson
13 141 (3.26%) Ant
14 110 (2.54%) Bitbucket
15 106 (2.45%) Gradle
16 103 (2.38%) GoCD
17 100 (2.31%) JUnit
18 89 (2.06%) MSBuild
19 88 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
20 83 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 686 (15.87%) Finance
2 250 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 248 (5.74%) Banking
4 211 (4.88%) Marketing
5 195 (4.51%) Games
6 190 (4.40%) Retail
7 111 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 101 (2.34%) Electronics
9 64 (1.48%) Advertising
10 45 (1.04%) Online Betting
11 34 (0.79%) Law
12 33 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.44%) Back Office
13 19 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.28%) Publishing
15 11 (0.25%) Front Office
16 9 (0.21%) Legal
16 9 (0.21%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.19%) Automotive
18 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1618 (37.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 553 (12.79%) Linux Engineer
3 525 (12.14%) Developer
4 472 (10.92%) Administrator
5 420 (9.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 385 (8.91%) Systems Administrator
7 342 (7.91%) Linux Administrator
8 318 (7.36%) AWS Engineer
9 295 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 294 (6.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 290 (6.71%) Architect
12 268 (6.20%) Cloud Engineer
13 250 (5.78%) AWS DevOps
14 242 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
15 231 (5.34%) Senior DevOps
16 209 (4.83%) Java Developer
17 204 (4.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 194 (4.49%) Consultant
19 190 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 181 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (11.06%) Web Services
2 390 (9.02%) .NET
3 325 (7.52%) LAMP
4 261 (6.04%) Node.js
5 240 (5.55%) Elastic Stack
6 218 (5.04%) HTML
7 214 (4.95%) AngularJS
8 187 (4.33%) REST
9 185 (4.28%) CSS
10 162 (3.75%) Spring
11 150 (3.47%) RabbitMQ
12 130 (3.01%) Kafka
13 129 (2.98%) RESTful
14 127 (2.94%) React
15 106 (2.45%) JSON
16 105 (2.43%) LEMP Stack
17 104 (2.41%) Middleware
18 102 (2.36%) XML
19 93 (2.15%) jQuery
20 89 (2.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 242 (5.60%) Data Centre
2 218 (5.04%) Public Cloud
3 196 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 136 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
5 126 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 111 (2.57%) Fintech
8 101 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 92 (2.13%) Clustering
10 84 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 82 (1.90%) User Experience
12 78 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
12 78 (1.80%) Replication
13 75 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
14 48 (1.11%) iPad
15 45 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 39 (0.90%) Online Games
17 36 (0.83%) PKI
18 34 (0.79%) Mobile App
19 32 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3099 (71.69%) Linux
2 959 (22.18%) Windows
3 948 (21.93%) Unix
4 590 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 477 (11.03%) CentOS
6 444 (10.27%) Ubuntu
7 326 (7.54%) Windows Server
8 206 (4.77%) Debian
9 150 (3.47%) Solaris
10 89 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 75 (1.73%) CoreOS
12 63 (1.46%) AIX
13 62 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 44 (1.02%) Android
15 43 (0.99%) SUSE
16 42 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 41 (0.95%) Mac OS X
18 34 (0.79%) VMS
19 21 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2939 (67.99%) DevOps
2 1598 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 1372 (31.74%) Configuration Management
4 1229 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
5 632 (14.62%) Scrum
6 588 (13.60%) Open Source
7 519 (12.01%) TDD
8 504 (11.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 392 (9.07%) Software Engineering
10 377 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 375 (8.67%) E-Commerce
12 343 (7.93%) Mentoring
13 291 (6.73%) High Availability
14 283 (6.55%) Microservices
15 281 (6.50%) ITIL
16 273 (6.32%) Kanban
17 222 (5.14%) BDD
18 196 (4.53%) SDLC
19 191 (4.42%) OO
20 186 (4.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2163 (50.03%) Python
2 1371 (31.71%) Bash Shell
3 1174 (27.16%) Java
4 1136 (26.28%) Ruby
5 918 (21.24%) Perl
6 694 (16.05%) SQL
7 655 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 534 (12.35%) PHP
9 433 (10.02%) JavaScript
10 373 (8.63%) Shell Script
11 324 (7.49%) C#
12 266 (6.15%) Go
13 199 (4.60%) C++
14 123 (2.85%) Scala
15 103 (2.38%) Groovy
16 102 (2.36%) C
17 46 (1.06%) Korn
18 34 (0.79%) Jython
19 31 (0.72%) PL/SQL
20 25 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 363 (8.40%) Degree
2 164 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 132 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (1.50%) RHCE
5 61 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 57 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (1.30%) AWS Certification
8 52 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (0.79%) CCNP
10 33 (0.76%) CCNA
11 30 (0.69%) RHCSA
12 29 (0.67%) DV Cleared
13 28 (0.65%) CISSP
14 19 (0.44%) CISM
14 19 (0.44%) MCSE
14 19 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
16 17 (0.39%) CISA
17 16 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (4.44%) QA
2 96 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 88 (2.04%) SLA
4 34 (0.79%) GCP
5 32 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
7 15 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 9 (0.21%) COBIT
9 9 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.069%) DICOM
10 3 (0.069%) HL7
10 3 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.046%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.023%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.023%) PMO
System Software
1 1505 (34.81%) Docker
2 484 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 269 (6.22%) Active Directory
4 219 (5.07%) Xen
5 196 (4.53%) Hyper-V
6 189 (4.37%) vSphere
7 130 (3.01%) KVM
7 130 (3.01%) XenServer
8 115 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
9 103 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
10 98 (2.27%) NFS
11 71 (1.64%) VirtualBox
12 63 (1.46%) Varnish
13 33 (0.76%) iptables
14 32 (0.74%) etcd
15 31 (0.72%) flannel
16 30 (0.69%) LXC
16 30 (0.69%) vCloud
17 29 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 27 (0.62%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2685 (62.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2350 (54.36%) Ansible
3 543 (12.56%) Nagios
4 527 (12.19%) Kubernetes
5 486 (11.24%) Terraform
6 319 (7.38%) Salt
7 171 (3.96%) ZABBIX
8 142 (3.28%) logstash
9 134 (3.10%) Cobbler
10 129 (2.98%) Graphite
11 128 (2.96%) Mesos
12 110 (2.54%) Tivoli
13 107 (2.48%) Kibana
14 99 (2.29%) CFEngine
15 96 (2.22%) Grafana
16 95 (2.20%) Packer
17 65 (1.50%) SCCM
18 62 (1.43%) HAProxy
19 61 (1.41%) Consul
20 59 (1.36%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 794 (18.37%) VMware
2 738 (17.07%) Red Hat
3 510 (11.80%) Oracle
4 461 (10.66%) Microsoft
5 323 (7.47%) Google
6 234 (5.41%) Cisco
7 216 (5.00%) SaltStack
8 190 (4.40%) Splunk
9 157 (3.63%) New Relic
10 126 (2.91%) HP
11 123 (2.85%) IBM
12 113 (2.61%) AppDynamics
13 110 (2.54%) EnterpriseDB
14 108 (2.50%) SAP
15 93 (2.15%) Rackspace
16 85 (1.97%) EMC
17 76 (1.76%) Atlassian
18 74 (1.71%) CA
19 65 (1.50%) Juniper
20 61 (1.41%) F5
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible environment + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Shares, Bonus, Life Assurance, Hea
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £49000 - £74000 per annum + Bens, Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £650 - £70000 per day + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday