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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 164 217 204
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 81 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 0.48% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.88% 8.62% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 36
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
388 383 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.81% 5.54% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 310 293
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester +69 77 £47,500 +26.66% 14
Merseyside - 7 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 124 (74.25%) Linux
2 86 (51.50%) DevOps
3 78 (46.71%) Python
4 74 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (44.31%) Amazon AWS
5 67 (40.12%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (35.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (35.33%) CentOS
8 57 (34.13%) Java
9 52 (31.14%) PHP
10 49 (29.34%) Git (software)
11 46 (27.54%) Ruby
12 45 (26.95%) Bash Shell
13 44 (26.35%) Jenkins
14 43 (25.75%) E-Commerce
14 43 (25.75%) Configuration Management
15 42 (25.15%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (24.55%) Perl
16 41 (24.55%) Web Services
17 39 (23.35%) Windows
17 39 (23.35%) MySQL
18 37 (22.16%) Shell Script
19 34 (20.36%) OpenStack
20 33 (19.76%) Red Hat
21 30 (17.96%) Finance
21 30 (17.96%) JavaScript
21 30 (17.96%) Node.js
21 30 (17.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 25 (14.97%) SaltStack
23 24 (14.37%) Continuous Delivery

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (20.36%) OpenStack
2 30 (17.96%) Node.js
3 22 (13.17%) Apache
4 21 (12.57%) nginx
5 10 (5.99%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (4.79%) JBoss
6 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.40%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.40%) CMS
7 4 (2.40%) Drupal
8 3 (1.80%) Confluence
8 3 (1.80%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 74 (44.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.79%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (3.59%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.40%) Route 53
7 3 (1.80%) GitHub
8 2 (1.20%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.78%) Internet
2 14 (8.38%) DNS
3 11 (6.59%) Firewall
4 8 (4.79%) MRTG
5 5 (2.99%) LDAP
6 4 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.80%) DHCP
7 3 (1.80%) Network Security
7 3 (1.80%) SAN
7 3 (1.80%) VPN
8 2 (1.20%) IPsec
8 2 (1.20%) OpenVPN
8 2 (1.20%) PPTP
9 1 (0.60%) NAS
9 1 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.35%) MySQL
2 18 (10.78%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.59%) Redis
4 9 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.40%) DB2
8 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.60%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (29.34%) Git (software)
2 44 (26.35%) Jenkins
3 30 (17.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (13.17%) Maven
5 18 (10.78%) JIRA
5 18 (10.78%) Vagrant
6 15 (8.98%) Ant
7 14 (8.38%) Gradle
8 9 (5.39%) Selenium
9 8 (4.79%) Subversion
10 6 (3.59%) Hudson
11 5 (2.99%) Grunt
12 4 (2.40%) Artifactory
12 4 (2.40%) ClearCase
12 4 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.80%) TestNG
14 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
14 2 (1.20%) IntelliJ
14 2 (1.20%) Mockito
14 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (17.96%) Finance
2 6 (3.59%) Games
3 3 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (30.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (22.75%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (19.16%) Linux Administrator
4 27 (16.17%) Administrator
5 26 (15.57%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (11.38%) Automation Engineer
6 19 (11.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (9.58%) AWS Administrator
9 15 (8.98%) Consultant
10 14 (8.38%) Developer
11 13 (7.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (7.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 13 (7.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Linux Support
13 10 (5.99%) Software Engineer
14 9 (5.39%) Architect
14 9 (5.39%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.55%) Web Services
2 20 (11.98%) RESTful
3 14 (8.38%) CSS
3 14 (8.38%) HTML
4 13 (7.78%) Play Framework
5 12 (7.19%) LAMP
6 10 (5.99%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (5.39%) CSS3
7 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
7 9 (5.39%) HTML5
7 9 (5.39%) Spring
8 5 (2.99%) .NET
8 5 (2.99%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.99%) Express
8 5 (2.99%) Flask
8 5 (2.99%) Sass
9 4 (2.40%) ELK Stack
9 4 (2.40%) J2EE
9 4 (2.40%) JSP
9 4 (2.40%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Statistics
2 17 (10.18%) User Experience
3 14 (8.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.40%) Clustering
5 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.20%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (74.25%) Linux
2 60 (35.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 59 (35.33%) CentOS
4 39 (23.35%) Windows
5 20 (11.98%) Unix
6 12 (7.19%) Debian
7 10 (5.99%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (2.99%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.40%) Solaris
10 2 (1.20%) AIX
10 2 (1.20%) Fedora
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.50%) DevOps
2 74 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (25.75%) Configuration Management
3 43 (25.75%) E-Commerce
4 42 (25.15%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (14.37%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (13.77%) High Availability
7 21 (12.57%) Change Management
7 21 (12.57%) Network Design
7 21 (12.57%) Open Source
7 21 (12.57%) Security Management
8 15 (8.98%) OO
9 13 (7.78%) Scrum
9 13 (7.78%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.19%) OOD
11 9 (5.39%) Presales
12 8 (4.79%) ITIL
12 8 (4.79%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.79%) TDD
13 7 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.71%) Python
2 57 (34.13%) Java
3 52 (31.14%) PHP
4 46 (27.54%) Ruby
5 45 (26.95%) Bash Shell
6 41 (24.55%) Perl
7 37 (22.16%) Shell Script
8 30 (17.96%) JavaScript
9 13 (7.78%) Scala
10 11 (6.59%) SQL
11 6 (3.59%) C++
12 4 (2.40%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.40%) Groovy
12 4 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.80%) C
14 1 (0.60%) C#
14 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.19%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Docker
2 13 (7.78%) Varnish
3 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.79%) Squid
4 8 (4.79%) vSphere
5 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.40%) Xen
5 4 (2.40%) XenServer
6 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 67 (40.12%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (10.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 14 (8.38%) Nagios
4 9 (5.39%) Ansible
4 9 (5.39%) Zenoss
5 8 (4.79%) Cobbler
5 8 (4.79%) Munin
5 8 (4.79%) SELinux
6 5 (2.99%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.80%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.20%) logstash
8 2 (1.20%) yum
9 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.60%) Packer
9 1 (0.60%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Red Hat
2 25 (14.97%) SaltStack
3 17 (10.18%) VMware
4 13 (7.78%) Oracle
5 7 (4.19%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.99%) Citrix
6 5 (2.99%) New Relic
7 4 (2.40%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (2.40%) Hitachi
7 4 (2.40%) Sun
8 3 (1.80%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.80%) Cisco
8 3 (1.80%) F5
8 3 (1.80%) HP
8 3 (1.80%) RightScale
9 2 (1.20%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.20%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 24 days ago