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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / North West
Rank 126 150 218
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +68
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 120 87 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.02% 1.54% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.15% 23.26% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 104 49 29
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
442 374 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.44% 6.60% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 369 276 324
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -3 105 £52,500 +10.52% 17
Cheshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Merseyside 0 7 £62,500 +92.30%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 168 (68.85%) Opscode Chef
2 162 (66.39%) Linux
3 150 (61.48%) DevOps
4 135 (55.33%) Python
5 131 (53.69%) Configuration Management
6 108 (44.26%) Amazon AWS
7 102 (41.80%) Ansible
8 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (38.52%) Continuous Integration
9 88 (36.07%) Ruby
10 85 (34.84%) Jenkins
11 73 (29.92%) SQL
12 70 (28.69%) Windows
13 67 (27.46%) Unix
14 64 (26.23%) Bash Shell
14 64 (26.23%) OpenStack
15 61 (25.00%) Perl
16 55 (22.54%) Shell Script
16 55 (22.54%) Scrum
16 55 (22.54%) VMware
17 54 (22.13%) Oracle
18 51 (20.90%) Docker
19 50 (20.49%) Java
20 48 (19.67%) Firewall
21 46 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
22 45 (18.44%) Red Hat
23 44 (18.03%) Microsoft
24 43 (17.62%) DSDM
25 42 (17.21%) SQL Server
25 42 (17.21%) Active Directory

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 64 (26.23%) OpenStack
2 38 (15.57%) WebLogic
3 33 (13.52%) CloudStack
4 24 (9.84%) JBoss
5 23 (9.43%) WebSphere
6 19 (7.79%) Apache
7 18 (7.38%) Tomcat
8 17 (6.97%) IIS
9 13 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (4.92%) Apache Spark
11 11 (4.51%) Jetty
12 10 (4.10%) Apache Solr
13 6 (2.46%) nginx
14 3 (1.23%) Confluence
14 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.41%) Mongrel
Applications
1 7 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 108 (44.26%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.33%) SaaS
4 12 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.92%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.92%) PaaS
5 11 (4.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.51%) Office 365
6 9 (3.69%) GitHub
6 9 (3.69%) IaaS
7 8 (3.28%) OpenShift
8 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.82%) Heroku
12 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.67%) Firewall
2 40 (16.39%) Internet
3 29 (11.89%) DNS
4 23 (9.43%) Broadband
5 18 (7.38%) Ethernet
5 18 (7.38%) TACACS
5 18 (7.38%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (6.97%) WAN
7 14 (5.74%) VoIP
8 13 (5.33%) LAN
9 12 (4.92%) SAN
10 11 (4.51%) Asterisk PBX
10 11 (4.51%) MPLS
11 10 (4.10%) IPv6
12 8 (3.28%) BGP
12 8 (3.28%) MRTG
12 8 (3.28%) SNMP
13 7 (2.87%) Kerberos
13 7 (2.87%) TCP/IP
14 6 (2.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.30%) MySQL
3 19 (7.79%) Big Data
4 18 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 17 (6.97%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.15%) Redis
7 13 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.92%) Couchbase
9 11 (4.51%) NoSQL
10 10 (4.10%) Riak
11 3 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.41%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 85 (34.84%) Jenkins
2 39 (15.98%) Git (software)
3 24 (9.84%) TeamCity
4 22 (9.02%) Vagrant
5 20 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (4.92%) Hudson
8 11 (4.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (4.51%) Subversion
9 10 (4.10%) Gradle
9 10 (4.10%) JIRA
9 10 (4.10%) Mercurial
10 9 (3.69%) Maven
11 8 (3.28%) GoCD
12 7 (2.87%) Ant
12 7 (2.87%) MSBuild
12 7 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (2.05%) ClearCase
13 5 (2.05%) GitLab
14 4 (1.64%) CruiseControl
General
1 23 (9.43%) Finance
2 20 (8.20%) Retail
3 19 (7.79%) Banking
3 19 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.05%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.23%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (45.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (17.21%) Linux Engineer
3 28 (11.48%) Platform Engineer
4 25 (10.25%) Developer
5 23 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (9.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 22 (9.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 17 (6.97%) Automation Engineer
8 16 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.15%) Architect
10 14 (5.74%) Cloud Architect
10 14 (5.74%) Software Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) Administrator
13 10 (4.10%) Designer
13 10 (4.10%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (4.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.34%) Web Services
2 28 (11.48%) .NET
3 18 (7.38%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (4.10%) LAMP
5 9 (3.69%) AngularJS
5 9 (3.69%) HTML
5 9 (3.69%) Lucene
5 9 (3.69%) React
6 6 (2.46%) J2EE
7 5 (2.05%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.05%) Node.js
7 5 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (2.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (1.64%) XML
9 3 (1.23%) JSON
9 3 (1.23%) Play Framework
9 3 (1.23%) REST
9 3 (1.23%) SOAP
9 3 (1.23%) Spring
10 2 (0.82%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.69%) Clustering
2 8 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (2.87%) iPad
4 5 (2.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.64%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.23%) Blockchain
6 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.41%) Telematics
8 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 162 (66.39%) Linux
2 70 (28.69%) Windows
3 67 (27.46%) Unix
4 31 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (12.30%) CentOS
6 25 (10.25%) Windows Server
7 19 (7.79%) Debian
8 16 (6.56%) Ubuntu
9 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.69%) Android
10 9 (3.69%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.87%) Solaris
12 6 (2.46%) HPUX
13 5 (2.05%) Fedora
14 3 (1.23%) SUSE
15 2 (0.82%) AIX
15 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (61.48%) DevOps
2 131 (53.69%) Configuration Management
3 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (38.52%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (22.54%) Scrum
5 43 (17.62%) DSDM
6 39 (15.98%) RUP
7 27 (11.07%) ITIL
8 26 (10.66%) Coaching
9 21 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (8.61%) Mentoring
10 19 (7.79%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.79%) Open Source
11 18 (7.38%) Network Management
11 18 (7.38%) Software Engineering
12 16 (6.56%) Kanban
12 16 (6.56%) TDD
12 16 (6.56%) Web Development
13 15 (6.15%) High Availability
14 14 (5.74%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 135 (55.33%) Python
2 88 (36.07%) Ruby
3 73 (29.92%) SQL
4 64 (26.23%) Bash Shell
5 61 (25.00%) Perl
6 55 (22.54%) Shell Script
7 50 (20.49%) Java
8 42 (17.21%) PowerShell
9 31 (12.70%) PHP
10 27 (11.07%) Go
11 16 (6.56%) C++
12 12 (4.92%) C#
13 9 (3.69%) Groovy
14 5 (2.05%) C
14 5 (2.05%) Korn
14 5 (2.05%) Scala
15 4 (1.64%) Bourne shell
15 4 (1.64%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.41%) Clojure
16 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (7.38%) CCNP
3 9 (3.69%) Degree
4 8 (3.28%) JNCIP
5 4 (1.64%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.23%) CCNA
7 2 (0.82%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) RHCE
7 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.84%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.23%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) GCP
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 51 (20.90%) Docker
2 42 (17.21%) Active Directory
2 42 (17.21%) vSphere
3 35 (14.34%) Xen
4 32 (13.11%) XenServer
5 28 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (7.38%) vCloud
7 16 (6.56%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.69%) VirtualBox
9 7 (2.87%) PowerHA
10 5 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.23%) KVM
11 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.82%) iptables
12 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.41%) Gluster
13 1 (0.41%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 168 (68.85%) Opscode Chef
2 102 (41.80%) Ansible
3 32 (13.11%) Cobbler
3 32 (13.11%) Nagios
3 32 (13.11%) SCCM
4 31 (12.70%) Tivoli
5 29 (11.89%) Salt
6 26 (10.66%) Terraform
7 18 (7.38%) OpenNMS
7 18 (7.38%) RANCID
8 14 (5.74%) Kibana
8 14 (5.74%) logstash
9 10 (4.10%) vMotion
10 9 (3.69%) Cacti
11 7 (2.87%) CFEngine
11 7 (2.87%) Packer
12 5 (2.05%) Graphite
12 5 (2.05%) Icinga
13 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
13 3 (1.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 55 (22.54%) VMware
2 54 (22.13%) Oracle
3 45 (18.44%) Red Hat
4 44 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 32 (13.11%) EnterpriseDB
6 27 (11.07%) Cisco
7 18 (7.38%) Ericsson
7 18 (7.38%) Huawei
7 18 (7.38%) Juniper
8 16 (6.56%) Google
9 14 (5.74%) Zerto
10 10 (4.10%) Brocade
10 10 (4.10%) Foundry
10 10 (4.10%) Veeam
10 10 (4.10%) ZyXEL
11 9 (3.69%) SaltStack
11 9 (3.69%) Veritas
12 7 (2.87%) Atlassian
13 5 (2.05%) HP
13 5 (2.05%) NetApp
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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