Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 38 48
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 23 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.19% 2.74% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 76.67% 72.73% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54 11 3
Chester median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £46,750 £43,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -

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

All Systems Management Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 10.68% 3.77% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 19
Chester median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £45,875 £31,438 £34,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £54,000
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -6.25%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Chester

Puppet
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Chester

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Chester over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (91.30%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
4 17 (73.91%) Ansible
5 16 (69.57%) Data Analytics
5 16 (69.57%) Analytics
5 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
6 14 (60.87%) Docker
7 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (43.48%) Mesos
8 9 (39.13%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
8 9 (39.13%) Coaching
9 8 (34.78%) IaaS
9 8 (34.78%) Presales
9 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
9 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
9 8 (34.78%) PaaS
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (13.04%) Terraform
11 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (13.04%) Linux
12 2 (8.70%) Python
12 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) IaaS
1 8 (34.78%) PaaS
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Kafka
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Debian
2 1 (4.35%) Fedora
2 1 (4.35%) openSUSE
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
4 16 (69.57%) Analytics
4 16 (69.57%) Data Analytics
5 9 (39.13%) Coaching
5 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
6 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (34.78%) Presales
6 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Ruby
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (73.91%) Ansible
3 10 (43.48%) Mesos
4 9 (39.13%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (13.04%) Terraform
6 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.35%) SaltStack