The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 49 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.96% - 1.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% - 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £80,000
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
28 27 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.71% 5.45% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 63
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Puppet
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Liverpool - 4 £35,000 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) nginx
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) Munin
3 5 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 5 (50.00%) MRTG
3 5 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 5 (50.00%) Nagios
3 5 (50.00%) Squid
4 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Gradle
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Administrator
1 9 (90.00%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (80.00%) Linux Support
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) IT Support
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (10.00%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Debian
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Squid
3 4 (40.00%) Varnish
4 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Munin
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
1 5 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat