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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 140 168 241
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +73
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 132 78 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.06% 1.28% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.62% 17.45% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 111 58 15
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
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
478 447 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.46% 7.32% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 369 338 302
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +31 108 £50,000 +11.11% 33
Cheshire +21 14 £36,500 -27.00% 6
Merseyside -13 10 £72,500 +141.66% 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 157 (70.09%) Linux
2 136 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
3 123 (54.91%) Configuration Management
4 119 (53.13%) Python
5 118 (52.68%) DevOps
6 95 (42.41%) Windows
7 89 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (37.95%) SQL
9 79 (35.27%) Ruby
10 78 (34.82%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (33.48%) Amazon AWS
12 74 (33.04%) Jenkins
13 67 (29.91%) Perl
14 66 (29.46%) Ansible
15 64 (28.57%) Firewall
16 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
17 56 (25.00%) Bash Shell
17 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 55 (24.55%) OpenStack
18 55 (24.55%) Unix
19 54 (24.11%) Shell Script
20 53 (23.66%) VMware
21 49 (21.88%) Active Directory
21 49 (21.88%) Oracle
22 47 (20.98%) Internet
23 45 (20.09%) Java
23 45 (20.09%) vSphere
24 42 (18.75%) PowerShell
25 41 (18.30%) PHP
25 41 (18.30%) WebLogic

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (24.55%) OpenStack
2 41 (18.30%) WebLogic
3 34 (15.18%) WebSphere
4 32 (14.29%) JBoss
5 30 (13.39%) CloudStack
6 28 (12.50%) Apache
7 21 (9.38%) IIS
8 14 (6.25%) Tomcat
9 13 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (4.91%) nginx
11 7 (3.13%) Jetty
12 6 (2.68%) Apache Solr
12 6 (2.68%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Portal
14 3 (1.34%) Confluence
14 3 (1.34%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPEL
15 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 75 (33.48%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.25%) SaaS
4 11 (4.91%) Office 365
5 10 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (4.46%) Amazon S3
5 10 (4.46%) GitHub
6 9 (4.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.13%) IaaS
7 7 (3.13%) PaaS
8 6 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.68%) OpenShift
9 5 (2.23%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.45%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (28.57%) Firewall
2 47 (20.98%) Internet
3 37 (16.52%) DNS
4 25 (11.16%) Broadband
5 22 (9.82%) VoIP
6 21 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (8.93%) Ethernet
7 20 (8.93%) TACACS
8 18 (8.04%) IPv6
9 17 (7.59%) Asterisk PBX
9 17 (7.59%) WAN
10 14 (6.25%) SAN
11 13 (5.80%) SNMP
12 12 (5.36%) VPN
13 10 (4.46%) BGP
13 10 (4.46%) MRTG
14 9 (4.02%) DHCP
14 9 (4.02%) LAN
15 8 (3.57%) Junos
15 8 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.29%) MySQL
3 25 (11.16%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.46%) Big Data
5 10 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.46%) Redis
6 9 (4.02%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.57%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.13%) Riak
9 3 (1.34%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.45%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 74 (33.04%) Jenkins
2 56 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.93%) Vagrant
4 12 (5.36%) JIRA
5 11 (4.91%) TeamCity
6 9 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (4.02%) Subversion
6 9 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.13%) Ant
8 7 (3.13%) Maven
9 6 (2.68%) Gradle
9 6 (2.68%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.23%) GitLab
11 4 (1.79%) Hudson
11 4 (1.79%) NuGet
11 4 (1.79%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.89%) JUnit
12 2 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 29 (12.95%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.27%) Finance
3 15 (6.70%) Banking
4 11 (4.91%) Retail
5 5 (2.23%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.23%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.23%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Electronics
6 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 90 (40.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (16.07%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (10.27%) Developer
4 19 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (8.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 16 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.70%) Designer
8 14 (6.25%) Administrator
8 14 (6.25%) Network Designer
9 13 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (5.80%) Linux Support
9 13 (5.80%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (5.36%) Platform Engineer
11 11 (4.91%) AWS Engineer
11 11 (4.91%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.91%) Windows Engineer
12 10 (4.46%) Lead Designer
12 10 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.18%) .NET
2 30 (13.39%) Web Services
3 18 (8.04%) ELK Stack
4 15 (6.70%) XML
5 12 (5.36%) AngularJS
5 12 (5.36%) HTML
5 12 (5.36%) LAMP
6 10 (4.46%) JSON
6 10 (4.46%) Node.js
7 8 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (2.68%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.68%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (2.68%) Lucene
8 6 (2.68%) React
9 5 (2.23%) Middleware
9 5 (2.23%) RESTful
9 5 (2.23%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (2.23%) Spring
10 4 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (1.79%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.02%) Clustering
2 8 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.57%) iPad
3 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.79%) PKI
5 3 (1.34%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.34%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.34%) Replication
6 2 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.45%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 157 (70.09%) Linux
2 95 (42.41%) Windows
3 55 (24.55%) Unix
4 34 (15.18%) Windows Server
5 30 (13.39%) CentOS
6 28 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (8.48%) Debian
8 16 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.02%) Solaris
9 9 (4.02%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.13%) Android
11 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.68%) HPUX
12 4 (1.79%) Fedora
12 4 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.34%) VMS
14 2 (0.89%) AIX
15 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (54.91%) Configuration Management
2 118 (52.68%) DevOps
3 89 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (34.82%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (18.30%) ITIL
5 41 (18.30%) Scrum
6 39 (17.41%) DSDM
7 35 (15.63%) RUP
8 28 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (10.27%) Coaching
9 23 (10.27%) Network Management
10 22 (9.82%) Mentoring
10 22 (9.82%) OWASP
11 21 (9.38%) Open Source
12 17 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (7.59%) Web Development
13 16 (7.14%) Network Planning
13 16 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.14%) TDD
14 14 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 119 (53.13%) Python
2 85 (37.95%) SQL
3 79 (35.27%) Ruby
4 67 (29.91%) Perl
5 56 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 54 (24.11%) Shell Script
7 45 (20.09%) Java
8 42 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 41 (18.30%) PHP
10 18 (8.04%) C#
11 16 (7.14%) Go
11 16 (7.14%) JavaScript
12 14 (6.25%) C++
13 9 (4.02%) Scala
14 7 (3.13%) Groovy
15 5 (2.23%) C
16 4 (1.79%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.79%) Jython
16 4 (1.79%) Korn
17 3 (1.34%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.70%) CCNP
3 12 (5.36%) Degree
4 6 (2.68%) RHCSA
5 4 (1.79%) CCNA
5 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.79%) JNCIP
6 2 (0.89%) RHCE
6 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) RHCT
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.16%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.02%) QA
4 4 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.45%) GCP
System Software
1 49 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 45 (20.09%) vSphere
3 32 (14.29%) Xen
4 30 (13.39%) XenServer
5 28 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (12.05%) Docker
7 18 (8.04%) vCloud
8 16 (7.14%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.57%) VirtualBox
10 6 (2.68%) Varnish
11 5 (2.23%) PowerHA
11 5 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.34%) NFS
13 3 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.89%) iptables
14 2 (0.89%) KVM
14 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 136 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (29.46%) Ansible
3 41 (18.30%) Nagios
4 39 (17.41%) SCCM
5 30 (13.39%) Cobbler
6 28 (12.50%) Tivoli
7 24 (10.71%) RANCID
8 20 (8.93%) OpenNMS
9 16 (7.14%) Cacti
10 15 (6.70%) Salt
11 13 (5.80%) SCOM
12 11 (4.91%) Terraform
12 11 (4.91%) vMotion
13 7 (3.13%) Kibana
13 7 (3.13%) logstash
14 6 (2.68%) Packer
15 5 (2.23%) Backup Exec
15 5 (2.23%) CFEngine
15 5 (2.23%) Munin
16 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.66%) VMware
3 49 (21.88%) Oracle
4 38 (16.96%) Red Hat
5 35 (15.63%) Cisco
6 30 (13.39%) EnterpriseDB
7 24 (10.71%) Juniper
8 20 (8.93%) Ericsson
8 20 (8.93%) Huawei
9 18 (8.04%) Brocade
9 18 (8.04%) Foundry
9 18 (8.04%) Zerto
9 18 (8.04%) ZyXEL
10 14 (6.25%) Veeam
11 11 (4.91%) Atlassian
12 9 (4.02%) NetApp
12 9 (4.02%) Veritas
13 7 (3.13%) Google
13 7 (3.13%) SaltStack
14 5 (2.23%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Excellent Salary Details - Please contact for details
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: Between £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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