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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 113 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.35% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.54% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
52 112 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.06% 6.27% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%

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 6 May 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 - 4 £50,000 -
Chester +14 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £47,500 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) Ant
8 2 (16.67%) IIS
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) MSTest
8 2 (16.67%) MVVM
8 2 (16.67%) BDD

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Route 53
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iDTV
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (16.67%) MVVM
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Graylog
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco