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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank - 121 107
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.35% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
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
83 115 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.37% 6.20% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 99 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (76.92%) Maven
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (61.54%) Ruby
5 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
6 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 7 (53.85%) Selenium
6 7 (53.85%) Java
6 7 (53.85%) Ant
6 7 (53.85%) Perl
6 7 (53.85%) Python
7 6 (46.15%) Hudson
7 6 (46.15%) Vagrant
8 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
8 5 (38.46%) Web Services
9 4 (30.77%) XML
9 4 (30.77%) XSD
9 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
9 4 (30.77%) EJB
9 4 (30.77%) CSS
9 4 (30.77%) JSP
9 4 (30.77%) Servlets
9 4 (30.77%) Struts
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) J2EE
9 4 (30.77%) Oracle

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (15.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Ant
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Hudson
4 6 (46.15%) Vagrant
5 4 (30.77%) Artifactory
5 4 (30.77%) ClearCase
5 4 (30.77%) Gradle
5 4 (30.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) TestNG
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) EJB
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) JMS
2 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 4 (30.77%) Servlets
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Struts
2 4 (30.77%) WSDL
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSD
3 2 (15.38%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) CentOS
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) RAD
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Apple Swift
3 4 (30.77%) Groovy
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) RightScale