Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 81 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 +33 +72
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 293 302 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.02% 3.85% 2.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.35% 46.75% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 244 274 170
Manchester median annual salary £51,250 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.49% +14.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,975
90th Percentile £68,375 £69,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 764 646 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.48% 8.24% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 661 580 458
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,400 £28,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Salford -6 9 £46,250 -26.00% 1
Stockport -11 3 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheadle - 3 - -
Altrincham -13 2 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Bury -2 1 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 249 (84.98%) DevOps
2 231 (78.84%) Opscode Chef
3 218 (74.40%) Amazon AWS
4 179 (61.09%) Linux
5 172 (58.70%) Ansible
6 150 (51.19%) Python
7 143 (48.81%) Docker
8 129 (44.03%) Configuration Management
8 129 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
9 122 (41.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 114 (38.91%) Jenkins
11 109 (37.20%) Ruby
12 107 (36.52%) Continuous Integration
13 105 (35.84%) Bash Shell
14 103 (35.15%) Terraform
15 96 (32.76%) Java
16 82 (27.99%) Kubernetes
17 79 (26.96%) Open Source
18 67 (22.87%) Test Automation
19 66 (22.53%) Windows
19 66 (22.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 60 (20.48%) Scrum
20 60 (20.48%) Google Cloud Platform
21 57 (19.45%) AWS CloudFormation
22 54 (18.43%) Microservices
23 51 (17.41%) Mentoring
24 50 (17.06%) Software Engineering
25 49 (16.72%) SQL
26 47 (16.04%) Git (software)
27 43 (14.68%) 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 31 (10.58%) Apache Solr
2 17 (5.80%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (5.80%) OpenStack
3 11 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.41%) Apache Pig
5 9 (3.07%) CloudStack
5 9 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.73%) JBoss
7 6 (2.05%) Apache
8 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.02%) Confluence
9 3 (1.02%) IIS
9 3 (1.02%) Jetty
9 3 (1.02%) nginx
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) WildFly
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 218 (74.40%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (41.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (20.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 57 (19.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (7.85%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (7.85%) GitHub
6 19 (6.48%) SaaS
7 16 (5.46%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (2.73%) IaaS
9 7 (2.39%) Serverless
10 6 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.71%) OpenShift
12 3 (1.02%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.68%) Office 365
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.34%) Datadog
14 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.58%) Firewall
2 27 (9.22%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.14%) Internet
3 18 (6.14%) SSL
3 18 (6.14%) VPN
4 15 (5.12%) DNS
5 10 (3.41%) HTTP
6 6 (2.05%) SAN
7 5 (1.71%) NAS
8 4 (1.37%) VoIP
9 3 (1.02%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.68%) HSRP
10 2 (0.68%) IPv6
10 2 (0.68%) Junos
10 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.68%) MRTG
10 2 (0.68%) SNMP
10 2 (0.68%) VLAN
10 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.99%) Hadoop
2 37 (12.63%) MySQL
3 34 (11.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 28 (9.56%) MongoDB
4 28 (9.56%) SQL Server
5 27 (9.22%) NoSQL
6 18 (6.14%) Big Data
7 10 (3.41%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.34%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) Riak
Development Applications
1 114 (38.91%) Jenkins
2 66 (22.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 47 (16.04%) Git (software)
4 34 (11.60%) TeamCity
5 26 (8.87%) Selenium
6 25 (8.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (8.53%) Vagrant
7 23 (7.85%) gulp
7 23 (7.85%) Hudson
8 21 (7.17%) JIRA
9 19 (6.48%) Robot Framework
9 19 (6.48%) Subversion
9 19 (6.48%) Travis CI
10 16 (5.46%) SonarQube
11 12 (4.10%) Bitbucket
12 10 (3.41%) CodeSonar
12 10 (3.41%) git-flow
12 10 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (3.07%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.39%) Grunt
General
1 24 (8.19%) Retail
2 21 (7.17%) Finance
3 19 (6.48%) Marketing
4 6 (2.05%) Back Office
5 5 (1.71%) Electronics
6 3 (1.02%) Games
6 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Automotive
7 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 142 (48.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (13.31%) Senior DevOps
2 39 (13.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 31 (10.58%) Software Engineer
4 28 (9.56%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (9.22%) AWS DevOps
5 27 (9.22%) Platform Engineer
6 24 (8.19%) AWS Engineer
7 22 (7.51%) Java Engineer
8 19 (6.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 17 (5.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (5.12%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (5.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.44%) Developer
11 13 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
11 13 (4.44%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
11 13 (4.44%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.10%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.65%) Web Services
2 32 (10.92%) .NET
2 32 (10.92%) AngularJS
3 29 (9.90%) Node.js
4 26 (8.87%) Spring
5 25 (8.53%) JAX-RS
6 23 (7.85%) Elastic Stack
7 19 (6.48%) Sensu
8 18 (6.14%) REST
9 16 (5.46%) LAMP
10 15 (5.12%) React
11 12 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (4.10%) Sass
11 12 (4.10%) Spring Boot
12 10 (3.41%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET
12 10 (3.41%) Django
12 10 (3.41%) Hibernate
12 10 (3.41%) Java EE
12 10 (3.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.92%) Cloud Native
2 27 (9.22%) Public Cloud
3 19 (6.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.41%) Internet of Things
6 7 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.05%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.37%) Robotics
10 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.02%) Xbox
11 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.68%) Smart City
12 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.34%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 179 (61.09%) Linux
2 66 (22.53%) Windows
3 28 (9.56%) Unix
4 25 (8.53%) CentOS
5 15 (5.12%) Ubuntu
6 12 (4.10%) Debian
6 12 (4.10%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.75%) Android
7 11 (3.75%) Apple iOS
8 10 (3.41%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.68%) SUSE
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (84.98%) DevOps
2 129 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (44.03%) Configuration Management
3 107 (36.52%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (26.96%) Open Source
5 67 (22.87%) Test Automation
6 60 (20.48%) Scrum
7 54 (18.43%) Microservices
8 51 (17.41%) Mentoring
9 50 (17.06%) Software Engineering
10 41 (13.99%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (10.58%) TDD
12 27 (9.22%) BDD
12 27 (9.22%) Continuous Deployment
12 27 (9.22%) OO
13 26 (8.87%) Load Balancing
14 25 (8.53%) Deployment Automation
14 25 (8.53%) E-Commerce
14 25 (8.53%) High Availability
15 18 (6.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 150 (51.19%) Python
2 109 (37.20%) Ruby
3 105 (35.84%) Bash Shell
4 96 (32.76%) Java
5 49 (16.72%) SQL
6 42 (14.33%) PowerShell
7 40 (13.65%) JavaScript
8 37 (12.63%) Go
9 30 (10.24%) PHP
10 28 (9.56%) Perl
11 21 (7.17%) Shell Script
12 17 (5.80%) C#
13 13 (4.44%) C++
13 13 (4.44%) Java 8
14 11 (3.75%) Objective-C
15 10 (3.41%) C
16 4 (1.37%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.37%) Korn
17 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (5.12%) Degree
2 14 (4.78%) AWS Certification
3 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.41%) CCNA
5 10 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.41%) CISSP
5 10 (3.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.41%) GIAC
5 10 (3.41%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (3.41%) MCSE
5 10 (3.41%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (3.41%) SANS
5 10 (3.41%) SSCP
6 7 (2.39%) RHCE
6 7 (2.39%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.68%) MCITP
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.51%) QA
2 8 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 143 (48.81%) Docker
2 26 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.83%) vSphere
4 14 (4.78%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.78%) Xen
5 9 (3.07%) XenServer
6 8 (2.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (2.05%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.71%) KVM
8 5 (1.71%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.34%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 231 (78.84%) Opscode Chef
2 172 (58.70%) Ansible
3 103 (35.15%) Terraform
4 82 (27.99%) Kubernetes
5 43 (14.68%) Salt
6 39 (13.31%) Graphite
7 32 (10.92%) Packer
8 23 (7.85%) Consul
9 22 (7.51%) Grafana
9 22 (7.51%) Prometheus
10 20 (6.83%) Docker Swarm
11 19 (6.48%) Nagios
12 17 (5.80%) Opsview
12 17 (5.80%) ZABBIX
13 13 (4.44%) Cobbler
14 8 (2.73%) SCCM
15 4 (1.37%) Kibana
16 3 (1.02%) Tivoli
17 2 (0.68%) Cacti
17 2 (0.68%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 39 (13.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.29%) VMware
3 28 (9.56%) Google
4 23 (7.85%) Red Hat
5 16 (5.46%) Oracle
6 13 (4.44%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.05%) IBM
8 5 (1.71%) Cisco
9 4 (1.37%) Blue Prism
10 3 (1.02%) EnterpriseDB
10 3 (1.02%) RedGate
10 3 (1.02%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.68%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.68%) Ericsson
11 2 (0.68%) Foundry
11 2 (0.68%) HP
11 2 (0.68%) Huawei
11 2 (0.68%) Juniper
11 2 (0.68%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.68%) SAP