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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 62 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.28% - 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.44% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £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
36 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.59% 4.39% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 - 6 £32,500 - 1
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
3 8 (50.00%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (50.00%) Nagios
3 8 (50.00%) Apache
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) Varnish
3 8 (50.00%) MRTG
3 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Munin
3 8 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 8 (50.00%) nginx
3 8 (50.00%) Squid
3 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) SaltStack
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (25.00%) Docker
5 4 (25.00%) API Development
5 4 (25.00%) Release Management
5 4 (25.00%) Drupal
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) nginx
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) MRTG
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (68.75%) Linux Support
3 9 (56.25%) Administrator
4 8 (50.00%) IT Administrator
4 8 (50.00%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.25%) Gearman
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 8 (50.00%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) API Development
4 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Squid
1 8 (50.00%) Varnish
2 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Munin
1 8 (50.00%) Nagios
1 8 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) HP