The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 66 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% - 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Lancashire region.

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.41% 2.14% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Lancashire

Puppet
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Burnley - 1 - -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Varnish
2 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Local Government
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) PHP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (83.33%) nginx
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 5 (83.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Varnish
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat