The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 144 147 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 36 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.97% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.65% 25.00% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
193 156 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.40% 3.89% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131 128 187
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Salford - 2 £30,000 - 2
Stockport - 2 £36,250 -
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 36 (57.14%) PHP
3 34 (53.97%) MySQL
4 33 (52.38%) DevOps
5 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (44.44%) C++
7 26 (41.27%) LAMP
7 26 (41.27%) Scrum
8 25 (39.68%) VPN
8 25 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (34.92%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (34.92%) Docker
10 21 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 20 (31.75%) Vagrant
12 19 (30.16%) CentOS
13 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
14 16 (25.40%) Python
15 14 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (22.22%) Analytics
15 14 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (22.22%) TDD
16 13 (20.63%) Migration
16 13 (20.63%) JIRA
16 13 (20.63%) Selenium
16 13 (20.63%) Windows
16 13 (20.63%) Java
16 13 (20.63%) Nagios
16 13 (20.63%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (19.05%) Route 53
17 12 (19.05%) OpenVPN

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (15.87%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) nginx
3 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.59%) Jetty
6 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Magento
2 2 (3.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (19.05%) Route 53
4 7 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 6 (9.52%) SaaS
6 5 (7.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (7.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (6.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (1.59%) GitHub
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) VPN
2 12 (19.05%) PPTP
2 12 (19.05%) IPsec
2 12 (19.05%) OpenVPN
3 11 (17.46%) Network Security
4 5 (7.94%) Firewall
4 5 (7.94%) DNS
4 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.76%) DHCP
5 3 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.59%) SS7
6 1 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.94%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.94%) Big Data
4 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.76%) Aerospike
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.59%) Redis
6 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) JIRA
1 13 (20.63%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.76%) Gradle
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Maven
4 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) Hudson
5 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.59%) Ant
5 1 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Administrator
2 16 (25.40%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (25.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.63%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (12.70%) Test Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) LAMP
2 6 (9.52%) .NET
3 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) HTML
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.59%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (1.59%) React
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) Grails
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.59%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Cryptography
1 12 (19.05%) PKI
2 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) CentOS
3 13 (20.63%) Windows
4 10 (15.87%) Android
4 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
5 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) UNIX
6 3 (4.76%) Debian
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) DevOps
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.27%) Scrum
4 21 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.22%) TDD
5 14 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (22.22%) Analytics
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (20.63%) Migration
7 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
7 11 (17.46%) Data Protection
8 10 (15.87%) Manual Testing
8 10 (15.87%) User Stories
9 8 (12.70%) Automation Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Open Source
10 5 (7.94%) SDLC
10 5 (7.94%) Web Development
10 5 (7.94%) OO
11 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) PHP
2 28 (44.44%) C++
3 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 16 (25.40%) Python
5 13 (20.63%) Java
6 8 (12.70%) Ruby
7 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.11%) SQL
8 6 (9.52%) C#
9 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.76%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) NCDA
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) RHCE
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
3 2 (3.17%) Ceph
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) KVM
4 1 (1.59%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.59%) iptables
4 1 (1.59%) Varnish
4 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (34.92%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (31.75%) Vagrant
3 13 (20.63%) Nagios
4 3 (4.76%) Ansible
4 3 (4.76%) Opsview
5 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.59%) Cacti
6 1 (1.59%) Plesk
6 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.59%) cPanel
6 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) VMware
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) EMC
5 1 (1.59%) Juniper
5 1 (1.59%) F5
5 1 (1.59%) Percona
5 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.59%) New Relic
5 1 (1.59%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.59%) Dell Compellent
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago