Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 119 153
Rank change year-on-year +20 +34 +84
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 233 207 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.13% 2.78% 1.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.64% 36.90% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 213 192 101
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,700 £34,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £70,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.96% +6.32% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 603 561 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.10% 7.54% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 531 505 416
Manchester median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £61,250 £58,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Manchester

Puppet
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -4 19 £60,000 +17.65% 1
Salford +4 6 £62,500 +56.25%
Stockport -10 6 £40,000 -2.44% 3
Wigan - 6 £67,500 - 1
Altrincham - 6 £45,000 - 1
Bury - 1 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 179 (76.82%) DevOps
2 169 (72.53%) Linux
3 156 (66.95%) Opscode Chef
4 130 (55.79%) Python
5 126 (54.08%) Amazon AWS
6 116 (49.79%) Ansible
7 110 (47.21%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (44.21%) Configuration Management
9 102 (43.78%) Jenkins
10 93 (39.91%) Docker
11 91 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
12 82 (35.19%) Ruby
13 80 (34.33%) Bash Shell
14 65 (27.90%) Terraform
15 62 (26.61%) Kubernetes
16 59 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
17 57 (24.46%) SQL
18 55 (23.61%) Unix
19 47 (20.17%) VMware
20 43 (18.45%) Scrum
21 41 (17.60%) Red Hat
22 38 (16.31%) Windows
22 38 (16.31%) MySQL
23 37 (15.88%) PHP
23 37 (15.88%) Software Engineering
24 36 (15.45%) Google Cloud Platform
25 35 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
25 35 (15.02%) CentOS
25 35 (15.02%) Java
26 34 (14.59%) Git (software)

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 18 (7.73%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.30%) Apache
2 17 (7.30%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (4.72%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 10 (4.29%) CloudStack
6 8 (3.43%) nginx
7 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.29%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.29%) IIS
9 2 (0.86%) Jetty
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
10 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 126 (54.08%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (15.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (12.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (9.87%) SaaS
6 17 (7.30%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (7.30%) Serverless
7 16 (6.87%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (4.29%) GitHub
9 9 (3.86%) Google App Engine
9 9 (3.86%) IaaS
9 9 (3.86%) PaaS
10 7 (3.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (3.00%) Amazon S3
10 7 (3.00%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (3.00%) Office 365
11 5 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.72%) npm
13 3 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.16%) Firewall
2 23 (9.87%) VPN
3 22 (9.44%) Broadband
4 21 (9.01%) DNS
5 17 (7.30%) BGP
5 17 (7.30%) Ethernet
5 17 (7.30%) MRTG
5 17 (7.30%) SNMP
5 17 (7.30%) TACACS
5 17 (7.30%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (6.87%) HSRP
6 16 (6.87%) IPv6
6 16 (6.87%) OSPF
6 16 (6.87%) VLAN
6 16 (6.87%) VoIP
6 16 (6.87%) VRRP
7 13 (5.58%) LAN
8 11 (4.72%) SAN
9 9 (3.86%) MPLS
10 8 (3.43%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.31%) MySQL
2 19 (8.15%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.58%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.15%) Big Data
5 11 (4.72%) Redis
6 10 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (4.29%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.15%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.72%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.29%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.29%) Riak
13 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.86%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.43%) HBase
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 102 (43.78%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 34 (14.59%) Vagrant
3 13 (5.58%) NuGet
4 11 (4.72%) JIRA
4 11 (4.72%) Selenium
4 11 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.86%) Codeception
5 9 (3.86%) PHPUnit
6 7 (3.00%) Bitbucket
6 7 (3.00%) Xdebug
7 6 (2.58%) GitLab
7 6 (2.58%) PyCharm
7 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.15%) GoCD
8 5 (2.15%) Hudson
8 5 (2.15%) Maven
8 5 (2.15%) Travis CI
9 4 (1.72%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (12.45%) Telecoms
2 26 (11.16%) Finance
3 15 (6.44%) Retail
4 10 (4.29%) Automotive
5 8 (3.43%) Electronics
6 7 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.00%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Games
7 2 (0.86%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 110 (47.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (15.88%) Linux Engineer
2 37 (15.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 34 (14.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 32 (13.73%) Platform Engineer
5 27 (11.59%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (11.16%) AWS Engineer
7 22 (9.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.87%) Administrator
8 16 (6.87%) Team Leader
9 15 (6.44%) Developer
9 15 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.01%) Linux Administrator
10 14 (6.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.15%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.15%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Lead DevOps
13 10 (4.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.29%) PHP Developer
13 10 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.30%) Web Services
2 21 (9.01%) Node.js
3 18 (7.73%) .NET
4 17 (7.30%) HTML
4 17 (7.30%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (6.44%) CSS
6 14 (6.01%) LAMP
6 14 (6.01%) Sass
7 13 (5.58%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.58%) jQuery
8 12 (5.15%) HTML5
9 11 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (3.86%) Ext JS
11 8 (3.43%) Elastic Stack
12 7 (3.00%) RESTful
12 7 (3.00%) Spring
13 6 (2.58%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.58%) Kafka
14 5 (2.15%) React
15 4 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.00%) Replication
5 6 (2.58%) iPad
5 6 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.58%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.58%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.15%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.15%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.72%) Xbox
8 3 (1.29%) Social Media
9 2 (0.86%) Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 169 (72.53%) Linux
2 55 (23.61%) Unix
3 38 (16.31%) Windows
4 35 (15.02%) CentOS
5 16 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.72%) Debian
7 8 (3.43%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.58%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.43%) Fedora
11 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (76.82%) DevOps
2 110 (47.21%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (44.21%) Configuration Management
4 91 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (18.45%) Scrum
6 37 (15.88%) Software Engineering
7 35 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (10.30%) TDD
9 23 (9.87%) Continuous Deployment
9 23 (9.87%) DSDM
9 23 (9.87%) RUP
10 22 (9.44%) Mentoring
11 20 (8.58%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.58%) Open Source
12 18 (7.73%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.30%) Network Management
13 17 (7.30%) OO
14 14 (6.01%) BDD
14 14 (6.01%) Microservices
15 12 (5.15%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 130 (55.79%) Python
2 82 (35.19%) Ruby
3 80 (34.33%) Bash Shell
4 57 (24.46%) SQL
5 37 (15.88%) PHP
6 35 (15.02%) Java
7 29 (12.45%) Perl
8 26 (11.16%) JavaScript
9 21 (9.01%) Shell Script
10 15 (6.44%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.72%) Go
12 9 (3.86%) C#
13 4 (1.72%) R
13 4 (1.72%) Scala
14 2 (0.86%) C++
14 2 (0.86%) Clojure
14 2 (0.86%) Erlang
14 2 (0.86%) F#
14 2 (0.86%) Haskell
14 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (3.86%) CCNP
1 9 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (3.43%) JNCIP
3 6 (2.58%) Degree
4 5 (2.15%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.44%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.01%) GCP
3 12 (5.15%) QA
4 5 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (39.91%) Docker
2 20 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.58%) Xen
3 17 (7.30%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.29%) VirtualBox
4 10 (4.29%) vSphere
4 10 (4.29%) XenServer
5 4 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.29%) vCloud
6 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 156 (66.95%) Opscode Chef
2 116 (49.79%) Ansible
3 65 (27.90%) Terraform
4 62 (26.61%) Kubernetes
5 34 (14.59%) Packer
6 26 (11.16%) Cobbler
6 26 (11.16%) Nagios
6 26 (11.16%) Salt
7 21 (9.01%) Tivoli
8 17 (7.30%) Cacti
8 17 (7.30%) OpenNMS
8 17 (7.30%) RANCID
8 17 (7.30%) SCCM
9 10 (4.29%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (3.86%) Capistrano
11 8 (3.43%) SCOM
12 6 (2.58%) Mesos
13 5 (2.15%) systemd
14 1 (0.43%) Grafana
14 1 (0.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (20.17%) VMware
2 41 (17.60%) Red Hat
3 32 (13.73%) Google
4 25 (10.73%) Oracle
5 24 (10.30%) Microsoft
6 21 (9.01%) SaltStack
7 19 (8.15%) Cisco
7 19 (8.15%) EnterpriseDB
8 17 (7.30%) Ericsson
8 17 (7.30%) Huawei
8 17 (7.30%) Juniper
9 14 (6.01%) NetApp
10 8 (3.43%) Brocade
10 8 (3.43%) Foundry
10 8 (3.43%) ZyXEL
11 7 (3.00%) Percona
11 7 (3.00%) SAP
12 6 (2.58%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.72%) IBM
13 4 (1.72%) Zend