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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 199 202 222
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 58 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.18% 14.40% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
382 361 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.81% 4.84% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 291 263 296
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +11 45 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Cheshire +9 7 £45,000 - 4
Merseyside - 5 £27,000 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (75.00%) Linux
2 55 (57.29%) DevOps
3 47 (48.96%) PHP
4 42 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (42.71%) MySQL
6 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (37.50%) CentOS
8 35 (36.46%) Python
9 33 (34.38%) C++
9 33 (34.38%) Vagrant
10 32 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 32 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 32 (33.33%) Scrum
11 30 (31.25%) Ruby
12 29 (30.21%) Docker
13 28 (29.17%) VPN
14 26 (27.08%) LAMP
15 24 (25.00%) Java
15 24 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
16 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
16 23 (23.96%) TDD
17 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
17 21 (21.88%) Route 53
17 21 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (19.79%) Open Source
18 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
19 18 (18.75%) Windows
20 17 (17.71%) Analytics
20 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 17 (17.71%) Network Security

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (12.50%) Apache
2 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.33%) nginx
3 5 (5.21%) Node.js
4 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.17%) Jetty
5 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.04%) WordPress
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 21 (21.88%) Route 53
4 12 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (11.46%) Amazon S3
6 7 (7.29%) SaaS
7 3 (3.13%) PaaS
7 3 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.08%) GitHub
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.17%) VPN
2 17 (17.71%) Network Security
3 15 (15.63%) IPsec
3 15 (15.63%) OpenVPN
3 15 (15.63%) PPTP
4 12 (12.50%) Firewall
4 12 (12.50%) DNS
5 10 (10.42%) DHCP
6 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.13%) HTTP
8 2 (2.08%) LDAP
9 1 (1.04%) Internet
9 1 (1.04%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.04%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) MySQL
2 10 (10.42%) Big Data
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.17%) Redis
6 4 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.04%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (13.54%) Maven
3 13 (13.54%) JIRA
3 13 (13.54%) Selenium
4 9 (9.38%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.29%) Hudson
5 7 (7.29%) Subversion
6 5 (5.21%) JUnit
7 4 (4.17%) Ant
7 4 (4.17%) Gradle
8 2 (2.08%) Mockito
8 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.08%) RSpec
8 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.04%) NUnit
9 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (11.46%) Administrator
4 9 (9.38%) Developer
4 9 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Tester
8 4 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) LAMP
2 12 (12.50%) Web Services
3 7 (7.29%) HTML
3 7 (7.29%) CSS
4 6 (6.25%) RESTful
4 6 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (5.21%) SOAP
5 5 (5.21%) .NET
6 4 (4.17%) jQuery
6 4 (4.17%) Ajax
7 3 (3.13%) Servlets
7 3 (3.13%) Play Framework
8 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.08%) Spring
8 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.08%) Java EE
8 2 (2.08%) JSON
9 1 (1.04%) Grails
9 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.04%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Cryptography
1 15 (15.63%) PKI
2 8 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.17%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Statistics
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.04%) iDTV
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (75.00%) Linux
2 36 (37.50%) CentOS
3 18 (18.75%) Windows
4 14 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.42%) Apple iOS
5 10 (10.42%) Android
6 9 (9.38%) UNIX
7 7 (7.29%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.21%) Debian
9 2 (2.08%) AIX
9 2 (2.08%) Solaris
9 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.04%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.29%) DevOps
2 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 32 (33.33%) Scrum
4 23 (23.96%) TDD
5 21 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (19.79%) Open Source
7 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (17.71%) Analytics
8 16 (16.67%) Migration
9 14 (14.58%) Data Protection
10 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.42%) Manual Testing
11 10 (10.42%) User Stories
12 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (9.38%) OO
13 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
13 8 (8.33%) Automation Testing
14 7 (7.29%) Auto-Scaling
14 7 (7.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.96%) PHP
2 35 (36.46%) Python
3 33 (34.38%) C++
4 30 (31.25%) Ruby
5 24 (25.00%) Java
6 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.50%) SQL
8 11 (11.46%) Perl
9 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 6 (6.25%) C#
10 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.13%) Scala
13 1 (1.04%) C
13 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) NCDA
2 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.04%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.04%) ISEB
2 1 (1.04%) RHCE
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) QA
2 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (30.21%) Docker
2 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.08%) KVM
4 2 (2.08%) vSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Ceph
5 1 (1.04%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.04%) iptables
5 1 (1.04%) Varnish
5 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Xen
5 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (34.38%) Vagrant
2 32 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.42%) Nagios
4 6 (6.25%) Ansible
5 3 (3.13%) Opsview
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.08%) Zenoss
6 2 (2.08%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.08%) logstash
7 1 (1.04%) Salt
7 1 (1.04%) Graylog
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.04%) cPanel
7 1 (1.04%) Plesk
7 1 (1.04%) yum
7 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.04%) Cacti
7 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.38%) VMware
3 7 (7.29%) RightScale
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle
5 3 (3.13%) Cisco
5 3 (3.13%) New Relic
6 2 (2.08%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.08%) F5
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp
6 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.04%) Splunk
7 1 (1.04%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.04%) EMC
7 1 (1.04%) Juniper
7 1 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago