The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 117
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.55% 3.45% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 66 87 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 6.13% 6.59% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 93
Median salary £57,250 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.12% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Cheshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Puppet in Cheshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Cheshire

Puppet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Knutsford +1 1 - - 1
Warrington - 1 £65,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (68.75%) Docker
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Ansible
5 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 9 (56.25%) OpenShift
6 8 (50.00%) OpenStack
6 8 (50.00%) PowerHA
6 8 (50.00%) CFEngine
6 8 (50.00%) Ruby
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
6 8 (50.00%) Veritas
6 8 (50.00%) Nagios
6 8 (50.00%) Clustering
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (31.25%) DevOps
8 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
10 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) OpenShift
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Servlets
1 2 (12.50%) WSGI
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Telematics
4 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Jython
6 1 (6.25%) Korn
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) RHCE
1 2 (12.50%) RHCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Docker
2 8 (50.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (62.50%) Ansible
3 8 (50.00%) CFEngine
3 8 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (18.75%) Salt
5 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.25%) arcserve
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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