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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 114 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.53% 3.82% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
93 131 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.39% 6.86% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 82 90 56
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £32,230
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
Chester - 6 £45,000 - 1
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) CentOS
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) Maven
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (70.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (70.00%) RightScale
5 6 (60.00%) Hudson
5 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 6 (60.00%) Route 53
5 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (60.00%) QA
5 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Ruby
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) SaaS
7 3 (30.00%) PaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) Jetty
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (60.00%) Route 53
4 4 (40.00%) SaaS
5 3 (30.00%) PaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Servlets
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (70.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) JVM Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) logstash
2 1 (10.00%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) RightScale
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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