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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / North West
Rank 132 163 217
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +54
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 124 70 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.08% 1.27% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.12% 18.04% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 105 45 22
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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
441 388 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.38% 7.03% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 361 296 299
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +9 102 £55,000 +22.22% 24
Cheshire +19 12 £55,000 +84.87% 1
Merseyside -4 10 £62,500 +108.33% 3
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 164 (68.62%) Linux
2 159 (66.53%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (60.25%) DevOps
4 137 (57.32%) Python
5 135 (56.49%) Configuration Management
6 97 (40.59%) Amazon AWS
7 91 (38.08%) Ansible
7 91 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (38.08%) Ruby
8 87 (36.40%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (33.47%) Jenkins
10 74 (30.96%) SQL
11 73 (30.54%) Windows
12 68 (28.45%) Perl
13 64 (26.78%) Bash Shell
14 61 (25.52%) OpenStack
14 61 (25.52%) Unix
15 55 (23.01%) Shell Script
15 55 (23.01%) Firewall
16 52 (21.76%) VMware
16 52 (21.76%) Oracle
17 50 (20.92%) Microsoft
18 48 (20.08%) Java
18 48 (20.08%) Scrum
19 44 (18.41%) Active Directory
19 44 (18.41%) Git (software)
20 42 (17.57%) PowerShell
20 42 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (17.57%) vSphere
20 42 (17.57%) Red Hat

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 61 (25.52%) OpenStack
2 37 (15.48%) WebLogic
3 31 (12.97%) CloudStack
4 26 (10.88%) JBoss
5 24 (10.04%) WebSphere
6 23 (9.62%) Apache
7 17 (7.11%) IIS
8 15 (6.28%) Tomcat
9 13 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (3.35%) Apache Solr
10 8 (3.35%) Apache Spark
10 8 (3.35%) Jetty
10 8 (3.35%) nginx
11 3 (1.26%) Confluence
11 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 97 (40.59%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.44%) SaaS
4 12 (5.02%) Office 365
5 10 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (4.18%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (3.77%) GitHub
7 8 (3.35%) IaaS
7 8 (3.35%) OpenShift
7 8 (3.35%) PaaS
8 6 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.42%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (23.01%) Firewall
2 42 (17.57%) Internet
3 32 (13.39%) DNS
4 24 (10.04%) Broadband
5 20 (8.37%) WAN
6 19 (7.95%) Ethernet
6 19 (7.95%) TACACS
6 19 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (7.11%) VoIP
8 14 (5.86%) Asterisk PBX
8 14 (5.86%) SAN
9 13 (5.44%) IPv6
10 11 (4.60%) LAN
11 9 (3.77%) MPLS
12 8 (3.35%) TCP/IP
13 6 (2.51%) BGP
13 6 (2.51%) HTTP
13 6 (2.51%) Kerberos
13 6 (2.51%) LDAP
13 6 (2.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.39%) MySQL
3 23 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.28%) Big Data
5 13 (5.44%) Redis
6 11 (4.60%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (4.18%) Couchbase
8 9 (3.77%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.35%) Riak
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.42%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 80 (33.47%) Jenkins
2 44 (18.41%) Git (software)
3 22 (9.21%) TeamCity
4 20 (8.37%) Vagrant
5 18 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.44%) JIRA
7 12 (5.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (4.60%) Subversion
9 10 (4.18%) Gradle
9 10 (4.18%) Hudson
9 10 (4.18%) Mercurial
10 9 (3.77%) Maven
11 7 (2.93%) Ant
12 6 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (2.09%) ClearCase
13 5 (2.09%) GitLab
13 5 (2.09%) GoCD
13 5 (2.09%) MSBuild
14 4 (1.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (10.46%) Finance
2 22 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.11%) Banking
3 17 (7.11%) Retail
4 5 (2.09%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.09%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.09%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Electronics
5 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 111 (46.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (18.83%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (11.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 25 (10.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 24 (10.04%) Developer
6 23 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
7 22 (9.21%) Cloud Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.11%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) Designer
10 13 (5.44%) Network Designer
11 11 (4.60%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) Administrator
12 10 (4.18%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) VMware Engineer
13 9 (3.77%) Senior VMware Engineer
14 8 (3.35%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.23%) Web Services
2 31 (12.97%) .NET
3 14 (5.86%) ELK Stack
4 11 (4.60%) LAMP
4 11 (4.60%) Node.js
5 10 (4.18%) HTML
6 7 (2.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.93%) Lucene
6 7 (2.93%) React
7 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.51%) RESTful
8 5 (2.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (1.67%) J2EE
9 4 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.67%) XML
10 3 (1.26%) JSON
10 3 (1.26%) Play Framework
10 3 (1.26%) REST
10 3 (1.26%) SOAP
10 3 (1.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.60%) Clustering
2 8 (3.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.09%) iPad
5 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.26%) Blockchain
6 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.26%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.84%) User Experience
8 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.42%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 164 (68.62%) Linux
2 73 (30.54%) Windows
3 61 (25.52%) Unix
4 31 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (11.72%) CentOS
6 26 (10.88%) Windows Server
7 17 (7.11%) Debian
8 12 (5.02%) Ubuntu
9 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.77%) Solaris
11 8 (3.35%) Android
12 7 (2.93%) Apple iOS
13 6 (2.51%) HPUX
14 5 (2.09%) Fedora
15 4 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.84%) AIX
16 2 (0.84%) VMS
17 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (60.25%) DevOps
2 135 (56.49%) Configuration Management
3 91 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (36.40%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (20.08%) Scrum
6 40 (16.74%) DSDM
7 36 (15.06%) RUP
8 31 (12.97%) ITIL
9 25 (10.46%) Coaching
10 24 (10.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (8.79%) Mentoring
12 19 (7.95%) Network Management
12 19 (7.95%) Open Source
13 18 (7.53%) High Availability
14 17 (7.11%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.11%) OWASP
14 17 (7.11%) Software Engineering
15 16 (6.69%) Web Development
16 14 (5.86%) Kanban
17 13 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (57.32%) Python
2 91 (38.08%) Ruby
3 74 (30.96%) SQL
4 68 (28.45%) Perl
5 64 (26.78%) Bash Shell
6 55 (23.01%) Shell Script
7 48 (20.08%) Java
8 42 (17.57%) PowerShell
9 36 (15.06%) PHP
10 21 (8.79%) Go
11 14 (5.86%) C#
12 13 (5.44%) C++
13 9 (3.77%) Groovy
13 9 (3.77%) JavaScript
14 6 (2.51%) Scala
15 5 (2.09%) C
15 5 (2.09%) Korn
16 4 (1.67%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.42%) Clojure
17 1 (0.42%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 23 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (8.37%) CCNP
3 13 (5.44%) Degree
4 6 (2.51%) JNCIP
4 6 (2.51%) RHCSA
5 4 (1.67%) CCNA
5 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.84%) RHCE
6 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.46%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) GCP
5 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 44 (18.41%) Active Directory
2 42 (17.57%) vSphere
3 38 (15.90%) Docker
4 33 (13.81%) Xen
5 31 (12.97%) XenServer
6 25 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (7.95%) vCloud
8 16 (6.69%) Hyper-V
9 9 (3.77%) VirtualBox
10 7 (2.93%) PowerHA
11 5 (2.09%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (1.26%) KVM
13 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.84%) iptables
14 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.42%) Gluster
15 1 (0.42%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 159 (66.53%) Opscode Chef
2 91 (38.08%) Ansible
3 34 (14.23%) SCCM
4 33 (13.81%) Nagios
5 32 (13.39%) Cobbler
6 30 (12.55%) Tivoli
7 27 (11.30%) Salt
8 19 (7.95%) OpenNMS
8 19 (7.95%) RANCID
9 17 (7.11%) Terraform
10 11 (4.60%) vMotion
11 10 (4.18%) Kibana
11 10 (4.18%) logstash
12 7 (2.93%) Cacti
12 7 (2.93%) CFEngine
13 5 (2.09%) Icinga
13 5 (2.09%) Packer
14 4 (1.67%) HAProxy
14 4 (1.67%) NetBackup
14 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 52 (21.76%) Oracle
1 52 (21.76%) VMware
2 50 (20.92%) Microsoft
3 42 (17.57%) Red Hat
4 31 (12.97%) EnterpriseDB
5 30 (12.55%) Cisco
6 19 (7.95%) Ericsson
6 19 (7.95%) Huawei
6 19 (7.95%) Juniper
7 15 (6.28%) Zerto
8 13 (5.44%) Brocade
8 13 (5.44%) Foundry
8 13 (5.44%) ZyXEL
9 11 (4.60%) Veeam
9 11 (4.60%) Veritas
10 10 (4.18%) Google
11 9 (3.77%) Atlassian
11 9 (3.77%) SaltStack
12 6 (2.51%) NetApp
13 5 (2.09%) HP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary & Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago