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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 180 188 176
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.17% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.05% 3.87% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +39.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
198 181 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.96% 4.40% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 149 144 128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £40,000 -
Stockport - 1 £37,000 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (48.65%) Ruby
6 16 (43.24%) UNIX
7 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
7 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
8 13 (35.14%) Solaris
9 12 (32.43%) Perl
9 12 (32.43%) PHP
10 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
10 11 (29.73%) CFEngine
11 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
11 10 (27.03%) VMware
12 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
13 7 (18.92%) Internet
13 7 (18.92%) RHCE
13 7 (18.92%) HTML
13 7 (18.92%) MySQL
13 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
13 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
13 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
14 6 (16.22%) KVM
14 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
15 5 (13.51%) C
15 5 (13.51%) C++
15 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
15 5 (13.51%) Web Services
15 5 (13.51%) Windows

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (40.54%) OpenStack
2 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (67.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.92%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.41%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) SNMP
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) IPsec
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.41%) NUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
1 2 (5.41%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Linux Consultant
1 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) LAMP
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) UNIX
3 13 (35.14%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 5 (13.51%) CentOS
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.41%) Information Management
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.41%) Communications Security
4 2 (5.41%) RUP
4 2 (5.41%) Validation
4 2 (5.41%) Unified Process
4 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.70%) UML
5 1 (2.70%) Use Case
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Python
2 18 (48.65%) Ruby
3 12 (32.43%) Perl
3 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
5 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.51%) C
7 5 (13.51%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) SQL
9 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) RHCE
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCSA
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) KVM
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) vCloud
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (29.73%) CFEngine
3 5 (13.51%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 2 (5.41%) SCOM
4 2 (5.41%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Acronis
5 2 (5.41%) Veeam
5 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
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