The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 153 182 158
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 31 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.30% 2.43% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
139 206 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.52% 4.90% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 113 171 95
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Manchester

Puppet
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Rochdale - 2 £45,000 -
Stockport - 1 £37,000 - 1
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 39 (82.98%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) MySQL
3 21 (44.68%) PHP
3 21 (44.68%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (36.17%) Perl
5 16 (34.04%) Python
5 16 (34.04%) Nagios
6 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
6 15 (31.91%) VMware
6 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
7 13 (27.66%) CentOS
7 13 (27.66%) Ruby
7 13 (27.66%) UNIX
8 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
9 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
10 10 (21.28%) Web Services
10 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (21.28%) DevOps
11 9 (19.15%) Replication
11 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
11 9 (19.15%) Apache
11 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
12 8 (17.02%) RHCE
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.02%) Windows
12 8 (17.02%) LAMP
12 8 (17.02%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
12 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (17.02%) OpenStack

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
1 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.02%) OpenStack
3 5 (10.64%) Node.js
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.51%) Confluence
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (4.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.77%) IPsec
3 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
3 4 (8.51%) NAS
3 4 (8.51%) LDAP
3 4 (8.51%) SNMP
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) PPTP
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) MySQL
2 8 (17.02%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
1 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Hudson
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Military
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Administrator
2 10 (21.28%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (19.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (19.15%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) DBA
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) MySQL DBA
7 3 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) Tools Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Platform Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) Web Services
2 8 (17.02%) LAMP
3 4 (8.51%) Memcached
4 2 (4.26%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 2 (4.26%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Replication
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) UNIX
2 13 (27.66%) CentOS
3 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.38%) Fedora
6 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
2 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.28%) DevOps
4 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Unified Process
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) RUP
7 2 (4.26%) Information Management
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Communications Security
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) PHP
2 17 (36.17%) Perl
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
5 13 (27.66%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) C++
8 3 (6.38%) Scala
9 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Groovy
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) RHCE
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Squid
3 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) vCloud
3 4 (8.51%) Postfix
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Varnish
4 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.13%) KVM
4 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (34.04%) Nagios
3 7 (14.89%) logstash
4 6 (12.77%) Kibana
5 5 (10.64%) CFEngine
6 4 (8.51%) SCCM
6 4 (8.51%) SCOM
6 4 (8.51%) OpenNMS
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Dell
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Veeam
4 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
4 4 (8.51%) Acronis
4 4 (8.51%) SaltStack
5 3 (6.38%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Perforce
6 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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