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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
UK
Rank 144 159 240
Rank change year-on-year +15 +81  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1849 2169 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.21% 2.11% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.73% 26.27% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1811 1185
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 £39,518
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 6918 8255 7831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.26% 8.05% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5623 6649 6211
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

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 23 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 23 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 1773 £60,000 +4.34% 337
London +8 1021 £65,000 +8.33% 188
South East +75 279 £52,500 +5.00% 50
City of London +3 151 £67,500 +3.84% 38
Yorkshire -19 128 £55,000 +29.41% 33
North West +7 123 £55,000 +22.22% 25
Berkshire +58 120 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Manchester 0 114 £53,750 +19.44% 22
West Yorkshire -13 96 £57,500 +27.77% 27
Leeds 0 93 £57,500 +21.05% 25
South West +69 90 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East of England -4 68 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Reading +68 57 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Surrey +25 56 £48,750 -7.14% 9
Bristol +32 41 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +41 38 £47,750 +12.35% 7
Cambridge +32 37 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Scotland +15 37 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Edinburgh +19 32 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Hampshire +19 26 £57,500 +4.54% 12
West Midlands -18 26 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Gloucestershire +21 22 £37,500 -21.05% 1
North East -1 21 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Oxfordshire -15 21 £52,500 +6.06% 11
Sheffield +16 20 £57,500 +43.75% 3
South Yorkshire +4 20 £57,500 +48.38% 3
East Midlands 0 20 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Slough +28 19 £65,000 +44.44%
East Sussex +15 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset -8 17 £42,500 - 1

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 2986 (71.47%) Linux
2 2762 (66.11%) DevOps
3 2660 (63.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2097 (50.19%) Ansible
5 2067 (49.47%) Python
6 1940 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
7 1632 (39.06%) Jenkins
8 1489 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
9 1453 (34.78%) Configuration Management
10 1342 (32.12%) Bash Shell
11 1311 (31.38%) Continuous Integration
12 1237 (29.61%) Docker
13 1220 (29.20%) Ruby
14 1203 (28.79%) Java
15 1038 (24.84%) Git (software)
16 980 (23.46%) Windows
17 928 (22.21%) Perl
18 849 (20.32%) Unix
19 757 (18.12%) VMware
20 751 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
21 734 (17.57%) MySQL
22 729 (17.45%) Red Hat
23 715 (17.11%) Scrum
24 676 (16.18%) SQL
25 640 (15.32%) PowerShell
26 631 (15.10%) Finance
27 620 (14.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 571 (13.67%) Open Source
29 537 (12.85%) Nagios
30 533 (12.76%) 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 (12.76%) Apache
2 475 (11.37%) OpenStack
3 397 (9.50%) Tomcat
4 363 (8.69%) IIS
5 305 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
6 262 (6.27%) JBoss
7 240 (5.74%) WebSphere
8 215 (5.15%) nginx
9 210 (5.03%) WebLogic
10 198 (4.74%) Apache Spark
11 133 (3.18%) Apache Solr
12 129 (3.09%) CloudStack
13 123 (2.94%) Confluence
14 101 (2.42%) 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 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
20 30 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 133 (3.18%) 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 (0.34%) 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 (0.096%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.072%) 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 1940 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 751 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (5.34%) SaaS
4 188 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 179 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
6 174 (4.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 162 (3.88%) PaaS
8 129 (3.09%) IaaS
9 120 (2.87%) Amazon S3
10 111 (2.66%) GitHub
11 68 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
12 66 (1.58%) Office 365
13 64 (1.53%) CloudBees
14 59 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
15 50 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 47 (1.12%) OpenShift
17 42 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
18 39 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 39 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
18 39 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 368 (8.81%) Firewall
2 331 (7.92%) DNS
3 313 (7.49%) TCP/IP
4 205 (4.91%) Internet
5 157 (3.76%) HTTP
6 149 (3.57%) SAN
7 135 (3.23%) LDAP
8 106 (2.54%) DHCP
9 105 (2.51%) WAN
10 97 (2.32%) LAN
11 89 (2.13%) NAS
12 82 (1.96%) SSL
12 82 (1.96%) VPN
13 55 (1.32%) SNMP
14 53 (1.27%) SMTP
15 51 (1.22%) VLAN
16 50 (1.20%) Kerberos
16 50 (1.20%) Network Security
17 44 (1.05%) BGP
18 43 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 734 (17.57%) MySQL
2 465 (11.13%) NoSQL
3 419 (10.03%) SQL Server
4 403 (9.65%) MongoDB
5 317 (7.59%) Hadoop
6 290 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 282 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
8 255 (6.10%) Big Data
9 245 (5.86%) Redis
10 182 (4.36%) Relational Database
11 120 (2.87%) Couchbase
12 98 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
13 96 (2.30%) Riak
14 90 (2.15%) RDBMS
15 60 (1.44%) 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 1632 (39.06%) Jenkins
2 1038 (24.84%) Git (software)
3 479 (11.46%) TeamCity
4 426 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 419 (10.03%) JIRA
6 416 (9.96%) Subversion
7 369 (8.83%) Vagrant
8 315 (7.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 247 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 222 (5.31%) Maven
11 217 (5.19%) Hudson
12 200 (4.79%) Selenium
13 166 (3.97%) MSBuild
14 108 (2.58%) GoCD
15 105 (2.51%) Ant
16 89 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 84 (2.01%) Travis CI
18 81 (1.94%) Cucumber
19 80 (1.91%) JUnit
20 78 (1.87%) HP UFT
General
1 631 (15.10%) Finance
2 358 (8.57%) Banking
3 204 (4.88%) Retail
4 161 (3.85%) Games
5 159 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 104 (2.49%) Marketing
7 73 (1.75%) Advertising
8 45 (1.08%) Publishing
9 44 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 30 (0.72%) Law
10 30 (0.72%) Online Betting
11 29 (0.69%) Electronics
12 28 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 26 (0.62%) Front Office
14 14 (0.34%) Back Office
14 14 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.22%) Billing
16 6 (0.14%) Legal
17 5 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.096%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1456 (34.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 592 (14.17%) Linux Engineer
3 578 (13.83%) Developer
4 520 (12.45%) Administrator
5 443 (10.60%) Systems Administrator
6 387 (9.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 347 (8.31%) Linux Administrator
8 333 (7.97%) AWS Engineer
9 305 (7.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 286 (6.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 267 (6.39%) AWS DevOps
12 254 (6.08%) Architect
13 248 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
14 247 (5.91%) Senior DevOps
15 215 (5.15%) Java Developer
16 209 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 201 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
18 175 (4.19%) Senior Developer
19 168 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 157 (3.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (12.06%) Web Services
2 468 (11.20%) .NET
3 314 (7.52%) Node.js
4 264 (6.32%) AngularJS
4 264 (6.32%) LAMP
5 259 (6.20%) Elastic Stack
6 231 (5.53%) HTML
7 189 (4.52%) CSS
8 178 (4.26%) REST
9 136 (3.26%) React
10 133 (3.18%) RESTful
11 129 (3.09%) Spring
12 127 (3.04%) Middleware
13 124 (2.97%) ASP.NET
14 114 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 106 (2.54%) Kafka
15 106 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
16 102 (2.44%) HTML5
17 100 (2.39%) jQuery
18 86 (2.06%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 266 (6.37%) Data Centre
2 168 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 110 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 108 (2.58%) Fintech
5 102 (2.44%) User Experience
6 92 (2.20%) Clustering
7 86 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 77 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 61 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 59 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 56 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 55 (1.32%) Online Banking
13 54 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
14 44 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
15 38 (0.91%) Replication
16 37 (0.89%) Online Games
17 34 (0.81%) PKI
18 33 (0.79%) Algorithms
19 32 (0.77%) iPad
20 31 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2986 (71.47%) Linux
2 980 (23.46%) Windows
3 849 (20.32%) Unix
4 620 (14.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 477 (11.42%) CentOS
6 400 (9.57%) Ubuntu
7 372 (8.90%) Windows Server
8 208 (4.98%) Debian
9 110 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 99 (2.37%) Solaris
11 95 (2.27%) CoreOS
12 82 (1.96%) Android
13 78 (1.87%) Apple iOS
14 58 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (1.27%) SUSE
16 51 (1.22%) Mac OS X
17 33 (0.79%) AIX
18 27 (0.65%) Fedora
19 23 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2762 (66.11%) DevOps
2 1489 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
3 1453 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 1311 (31.38%) Continuous Integration
5 715 (17.11%) Scrum
6 571 (13.67%) Open Source
7 449 (10.75%) TDD
8 421 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 344 (8.23%) E-Commerce
10 324 (7.75%) Software Engineering
11 298 (7.13%) Microservices
12 290 (6.94%) Mentoring
13 265 (6.34%) ITIL
14 238 (5.70%) Kanban
15 228 (5.46%) High Availability
16 205 (4.91%) DSDM
17 204 (4.88%) OO
18 199 (4.76%) SDLC
19 195 (4.67%) Continuous Deployment
20 181 (4.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2067 (49.47%) Python
2 1342 (32.12%) Bash Shell
3 1220 (29.20%) Ruby
4 1203 (28.79%) Java
5 928 (22.21%) Perl
6 676 (16.18%) SQL
7 640 (15.32%) PowerShell
8 472 (11.30%) PHP
9 428 (10.24%) JavaScript
10 365 (8.74%) C#
11 312 (7.47%) Shell Script
12 227 (5.43%) Go
13 193 (4.62%) Scala
14 177 (4.24%) C++
15 138 (3.30%) C
16 94 (2.25%) Groovy
17 50 (1.20%) Korn
18 35 (0.84%) Bourne shell
19 31 (0.74%) T-SQL
20 20 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 308 (7.37%) Degree
2 103 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 78 (1.87%) AWS Certification
4 77 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
5 70 (1.68%) 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 28 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 25 (0.60%) RHCSA
11 22 (0.53%) CISSP
12 21 (0.50%) DV Cleared
13 14 (0.34%) MCSE
13 14 (0.34%) RHCA
14 12 (0.29%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (0.26%) DBS Check
16 10 (0.24%) CISM
16 10 (0.24%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (3.59%) QA
2 145 (3.47%) PCI DSS
3 60 (1.44%) 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 (0.072%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.072%) DICOM
9 3 (0.072%) 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 1237 (29.61%) Docker
2 490 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 224 (5.36%) Xen
4 221 (5.29%) vSphere
5 209 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 136 (3.26%) XenServer
7 130 (3.11%) KVM
8 123 (2.94%) Hyper-V
9 79 (1.89%) NFS
10 65 (1.56%) Varnish
11 54 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
12 53 (1.27%) vCloud
13 43 (1.03%) VirtualBox
13 43 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
14 33 (0.79%) LXC
15 28 (0.67%) HDFS
16 27 (0.65%) Postfix
17 26 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 26 (0.62%) QEMU
18 23 (0.55%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 2660 (63.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2097 (50.19%) Ansible
3 537 (12.85%) Nagios
4 412 (9.86%) Salt
5 347 (8.31%) Terraform
6 340 (8.14%) Kubernetes
7 154 (3.69%) Graphite
8 147 (3.52%) Mesos
9 144 (3.45%) Cobbler
10 141 (3.37%) Kibana
11 136 (3.26%) logstash
11 136 (3.26%) ZABBIX
12 106 (2.54%) Tivoli
13 83 (1.99%) CFEngine
14 75 (1.80%) Grafana
15 66 (1.58%) Red Hat Satellite
16 65 (1.56%) Packer
17 64 (1.53%) HAProxy
18 49 (1.17%) Rundeck
18 49 (1.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 757 (18.12%) VMware
2 729 (17.45%) Red Hat
3 516 (12.35%) Oracle
4 403 (9.65%) Microsoft
5 219 (5.24%) Cisco
6 217 (5.19%) Google
7 203 (4.86%) Splunk
8 202 (4.83%) SaltStack
9 179 (4.28%) New Relic
10 137 (3.28%) Atlassian
11 115 (2.75%) HP
12 114 (2.73%) EnterpriseDB
13 97 (2.32%) AppDynamics
14 90 (2.15%) IBM
15 70 (1.68%) EMC
16 58 (1.39%) CA
16 58 (1.39%) Rackspace
17 56 (1.34%) Dynatrace
17 56 (1.34%) NetApp
18 48 (1.15%) Juniper
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 21 hours ago