The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 202 200 231
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 51 49 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.69% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.60% 14.37% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £37,274 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Puppet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
327 341 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.02% 4.77% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 245 258 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Puppet
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the North West

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the North West

Puppet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North West 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
Manchester +3 36 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Cheshire +3 6 £45,000 - 2
Merseyside - 5 £27,000 -
Lancashire -6 3 £37,500 +1.01%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 62 (73.81%) Linux
2 48 (57.14%) DevOps
3 41 (48.81%) PHP
4 37 (44.05%) MySQL
4 37 (44.05%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (35.71%) Scrum
7 28 (33.33%) C++
7 28 (33.33%) CentOS
8 26 (30.95%) Vagrant
8 26 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (30.95%) LAMP
9 25 (29.76%) VPN
10 24 (28.57%) Docker
11 21 (25.00%) Python
12 20 (23.81%) Ruby
12 20 (23.81%) Amazon ELB
12 20 (23.81%) Bash Shell
13 18 (21.43%) Route 53
13 18 (21.43%) TDD
13 18 (21.43%) Java
14 17 (20.24%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (19.05%) Network Security
16 15 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
16 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
16 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
16 15 (17.86%) Apache
17 14 (16.67%) Windows
17 14 (16.67%) Analytics

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 12 (14.29%) nginx
3 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.76%) Jetty
4 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Node.js
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.19%) WordPress
7 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Magento
2 2 (2.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 37 (44.05%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (23.81%) Amazon ELB
3 18 (21.43%) Route 53
4 15 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (15.48%) Amazon S3
6 10 (11.90%) SaaS
7 6 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (5.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (3.57%) PaaS
11 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (1.19%) GitHub
11 1 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.76%) VPN
2 16 (19.05%) Network Security
3 12 (14.29%) IPsec
3 12 (14.29%) OpenVPN
3 12 (14.29%) PPTP
4 10 (11.90%) DNS
4 10 (11.90%) Firewall
5 8 (9.52%) DHCP
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.57%) HTTP
7 3 (3.57%) Internet
8 2 (2.38%) LDAP
9 1 (1.19%) SS7
9 1 (1.19%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (44.05%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) Big Data
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.95%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.57%) Aerospike
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.19%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.19%) Redis
8 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.48%) JIRA
2 13 (15.48%) Selenium
2 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.52%) Maven
5 7 (8.33%) Hudson
5 7 (8.33%) Subversion
6 3 (3.57%) JUnit
6 3 (3.57%) Gradle
7 2 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.38%) RSpec
8 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.19%) NUnit
8 1 (1.19%) Ant
8 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (21.43%) Administrator
3 13 (15.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (15.48%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (11.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Tester
9 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Software Tester
9 4 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) LAMP
2 9 (10.71%) Web Services
3 6 (7.14%) .NET
4 5 (5.95%) CSS
4 5 (5.95%) HTML
4 5 (5.95%) SOAP
4 5 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.76%) Ajax
5 4 (4.76%) jQuery
5 4 (4.76%) RESTful
6 3 (3.57%) Servlets
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.19%) Grails
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.19%) Memcached
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.19%) XML
8 1 (1.19%) REST
8 1 (1.19%) Kafka
8 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 12 (14.29%) PKI
2 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.57%) Replication
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.19%) iDTV
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (73.81%) Linux
2 28 (33.33%) CentOS
3 14 (16.67%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Apple iOS
4 10 (11.90%) Android
5 7 (8.33%) UNIX
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) Debian
6 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
7 2 (2.38%) Solaris
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) DevOps
2 32 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (35.71%) Scrum
4 18 (21.43%) TDD
5 17 (20.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (16.67%) Analytics
7 13 (15.48%) Open Source
7 13 (15.48%) Migration
8 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.10%) Data Protection
9 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (11.90%) Manual Testing
9 10 (11.90%) User Stories
10 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
10 9 (10.71%) OO
11 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.52%) Automation Testing
12 7 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.81%) PHP
2 28 (33.33%) C++
3 21 (25.00%) Python
4 20 (23.81%) Ruby
4 20 (23.81%) Bash Shell
5 18 (21.43%) Java
6 12 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.14%) Perl
8 6 (7.14%) C#
9 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.19%) C
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) NCDA
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.19%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.19%) ISEB
2 1 (1.19%) RHCE
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (28.57%) Docker
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) Ceph
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.38%) KVM
4 1 (1.19%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.19%) iptables
4 1 (1.19%) Varnish
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) Vagrant
1 26 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (15.48%) Nagios
3 6 (7.14%) Ansible
4 3 (3.57%) Opsview
5 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.19%) Cacti
6 1 (1.19%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.19%) Plesk
6 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.19%) logstash
6 1 (1.19%) Graylog
6 1 (1.19%) cPanel
6 1 (1.19%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 9 (10.71%) VMware
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.95%) RightScale
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) F5
7 2 (2.38%) New Relic
8 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.19%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.19%) Google
8 1 (1.19%) Percona
8 1 (1.19%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.19%) Sybase
8 1 (1.19%) EMC
8 1 (1.19%) Juniper
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago