Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 84 107
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +105
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 236 310 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.31% 3.84% 2.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.28% 41.44% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 206 290 125
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,900
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £63,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% +20.00%

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 669 748 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.37% 9.25% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 576 670 406
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,450 £26,938
90th Percentile £75,625 £69,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% +2.35% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Wigan +14 15 £60,000 +60.00%
Salford +8 9 £46,250 - 1
Cheadle - 4 - -
Bury -2 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Rochdale -15 1 £75,000 +63.04%
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 207 (87.71%) Opscode Chef
2 201 (85.17%) DevOps
3 165 (69.92%) Ansible
4 158 (66.95%) Amazon AWS
5 154 (65.25%) Linux
6 129 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (52.97%) Python
8 107 (45.34%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (44.92%) Docker
10 101 (42.80%) Jenkins
10 101 (42.80%) Microsoft Azure
11 94 (39.83%) Configuration Management
12 84 (35.59%) Bash Shell
13 83 (35.17%) Windows
14 65 (27.54%) Terraform
15 63 (26.69%) Continuous Delivery
16 62 (26.27%) Ruby
17 59 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 57 (24.15%) Java
19 56 (23.73%) TDD
20 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
21 54 (22.88%) Open Source
22 51 (21.61%) Google Cloud Platform
23 50 (21.19%) VMware
23 50 (21.19%) Software Engineering
24 49 (20.76%) Kubernetes
25 47 (19.92%) Test Automation
26 46 (19.49%) Scrum
27 43 (18.22%) Google
28 40 (16.95%) Salt

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 15 (6.36%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.93%) Apache
2 14 (5.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (4.24%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.81%) nginx
5 6 (2.54%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.54%) CloudStack
5 6 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.54%) IIS
6 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.27%) JBoss
6 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.85%) Jetty
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.42%) Confluence
8 1 (0.42%) WildFly
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 158 (66.95%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (42.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (21.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (13.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (9.32%) SaaS
6 19 (8.05%) NuGet
7 12 (5.08%) GitHub
8 11 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (4.66%) IaaS
9 10 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (3.39%) PaaS
10 8 (3.39%) Serverless
11 7 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.85%) Office 365
13 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.29%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.78%) DNS
3 14 (5.93%) Firewall
3 14 (5.93%) HTTP
4 12 (5.08%) SSL
5 9 (3.81%) Internet
6 8 (3.39%) SAN
7 7 (2.97%) NAS
7 7 (2.97%) VPN
8 3 (1.27%) DHCP
8 3 (1.27%) LAN
8 3 (1.27%) VoIP
9 2 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.85%) FTP
9 2 (0.85%) IPsec
9 2 (0.85%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.85%) VLAN
9 2 (0.85%) WAN
10 1 (0.42%) Junos
10 1 (0.42%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.83%) MySQL
2 17 (7.20%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.78%) Big Data
4 13 (5.51%) Hadoop
5 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.66%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.54%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.27%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.85%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.85%) Redis
12 2 (0.85%) Riak
13 1 (0.42%) HBase
13 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 101 (42.80%) Jenkins
2 59 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (12.71%) Vagrant
4 24 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (8.05%) TeamCity
6 14 (5.93%) JIRA
6 14 (5.93%) Subversion
7 12 (5.08%) JUnit
7 12 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (5.08%) Selenium
7 12 (5.08%) SonarQube
8 11 (4.66%) Robot Framework
9 8 (3.39%) Bitbucket
9 8 (3.39%) Hudson
10 6 (2.54%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.12%) CodeSonar
11 5 (2.12%) git-flow
11 5 (2.12%) GoCD
11 5 (2.12%) Gradle
11 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (6.78%) Finance
2 13 (5.51%) Retail
3 11 (4.66%) Marketing
4 10 (4.24%) Electronics
5 8 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.12%) Back Office
8 4 (1.69%) Automotive
9 3 (1.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 132 (55.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (13.98%) Linux Engineer
3 30 (12.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 29 (12.29%) Senior DevOps
5 28 (11.86%) Lead DevOps
5 28 (11.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 28 (11.86%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 20 (8.47%) Team Leader
7 19 (8.05%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 18 (7.63%) Java Engineer
8 18 (7.63%) Java Software Engineer
9 17 (7.20%) AWS DevOps
9 17 (7.20%) AWS Engineer
10 16 (6.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 14 (5.93%) Platform Engineer
11 14 (5.93%) Technical Leader
12 13 (5.51%) Administrator
13 12 (5.08%) Lead Software Engineer
13 12 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.95%) Node.js
2 38 (16.10%) Web Services
3 32 (13.56%) .NET
4 20 (8.47%) React
5 19 (8.05%) Spring
6 18 (7.63%) AngularJS
6 18 (7.63%) LAMP
6 18 (7.63%) REST
7 17 (7.20%) Hibernate
7 17 (7.20%) Spring Boot
8 8 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.54%) Gherkin
9 6 (2.54%) Laravel
10 5 (2.12%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.12%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.12%) Django
10 5 (2.12%) Java EE
10 5 (2.12%) SOAP
10 5 (2.12%) Spring MVC
10 5 (2.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.08%) Xbox
3 10 (4.24%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.97%) Cloud Native
5 6 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.12%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.85%) Robotics
9 2 (0.85%) Smart City
9 2 (0.85%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 154 (65.25%) Linux
2 83 (35.17%) Windows
3 13 (5.51%) Unix
4 12 (5.08%) CentOS
5 7 (2.97%) Debian
6 6 (2.54%) Android
6 6 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.54%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.12%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.85%) SUSE
10 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (85.17%) DevOps
2 129 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (45.34%) Continuous Integration
4 94 (39.83%) Configuration Management
5 63 (26.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 56 (23.73%) TDD
7 54 (22.88%) Open Source
8 50 (21.19%) Software Engineering
9 47 (19.92%) Test Automation
10 46 (19.49%) Scrum
11 34 (14.41%) BDD
12 31 (13.14%) Microservices
13 30 (12.71%) Mentoring
14 22 (9.32%) Continuous Deployment
14 22 (9.32%) Deployment Automation
15 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.47%) Kanban
16 16 (6.78%) Pair Programming
17 13 (5.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 12 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 125 (52.97%) Python
2 84 (35.59%) Bash Shell
3 62 (26.27%) Ruby
4 57 (24.15%) Java
5 39 (16.53%) JavaScript
6 35 (14.83%) PHP
7 33 (13.98%) SQL
8 31 (13.14%) PowerShell
9 22 (9.32%) Perl
10 18 (7.63%) Java 8
11 13 (5.51%) C#
12 12 (5.08%) Go
13 10 (4.24%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.54%) Objective-C
15 5 (2.12%) C
15 5 (2.12%) C++
16 2 (0.85%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.85%) Korn
16 2 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (4.66%) AWS Certification
2 6 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.12%) CCNA
3 5 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.12%) CISSP
3 5 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (2.12%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.12%) GIAC
3 5 (2.12%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (2.12%) MCSE
3 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (2.12%) SANS
3 5 (2.12%) SSCP
4 4 (1.69%) Degree
4 4 (1.69%) RHCE
4 4 (1.69%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.27%) SAFe Agilist
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.44%) GCP
1 27 (11.44%) QA
2 7 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 106 (44.92%) Docker
2 34 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (13.56%) Xen
4 30 (12.71%) Hyper-V
5 26 (11.02%) VirtualBox
6 12 (5.08%) Active Directory
7 11 (4.66%) vSphere
8 7 (2.97%) KVM
9 6 (2.54%) XenServer
10 5 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (1.27%) GlusterFS
11 3 (1.27%) Varnish
12 2 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.42%) HDFS
13 1 (0.42%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 207 (87.71%) Opscode Chef
2 165 (69.92%) Ansible
3 65 (27.54%) Terraform
4 49 (20.76%) Kubernetes
5 40 (16.95%) Salt
6 28 (11.86%) Packer
7 11 (4.66%) Consul
8 10 (4.24%) Graphite
9 9 (3.81%) Nagios
10 6 (2.54%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (2.54%) Grafana
10 6 (2.54%) Opsview
10 6 (2.54%) SCCM
10 6 (2.54%) ZABBIX
11 5 (2.12%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.69%) Prometheus
13 3 (1.27%) Kibana
14 1 (0.42%) Rancher
14 1 (0.42%) RANCID
14 1 (0.42%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 50 (21.19%) VMware
3 43 (18.22%) Google
4 17 (7.20%) Red Hat
5 12 (5.08%) SaltStack
6 8 (3.39%) IBM
7 7 (2.97%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.97%) Oracle
8 6 (2.54%) SAP
9 5 (2.12%) Citrix
10 4 (1.69%) Cisco
10 4 (1.69%) HP
11 3 (1.27%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.27%) NetApp
12 2 (0.85%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.85%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.85%) Splunk
13 1 (0.42%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.42%) F5
13 1 (0.42%) Hortonworks