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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 92 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 7.94% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
77 63 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.45% 3.66% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 69
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £27,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016. 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 +3 5 £47,500 - 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (25.00%) vCloud
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (12.50%) TestNG
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA
7 1 (12.50%) Selenium
7 1 (12.50%) Test Management

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Engine Yard
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Heroku
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) Hudson
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MCollective
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago