The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 109 109 139
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.50% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.19% 8.33% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Puppet
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
113 96 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.27% 6.00% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 97 63 70
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Cheshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 6 £48,750 +25.00% 1
Chester +8 1 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (31.25%) Docker
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) MSTest
5 5 (31.25%) MVVM
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Node.js
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) Reactive Extensions
5 5 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
5 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
5 5 (31.25%) Kanban
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) WPF
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) TeamCity

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (6.25%) Terremark
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
1 5 (31.25%) NUnit
1 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Mercurial
1 5 (31.25%) MSTest
1 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) WPF
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (31.25%) REST
1 5 (31.25%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (31.25%) MVVM
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) RUP
5 1 (6.25%) DSDM
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) XenServer
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) Cacti
3 1 (6.25%) nmon
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
1 2 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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