Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 105 92
Rank change year-on-year -30 -13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 133 225 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.17% 3.15% 3.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.05% 34.30% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 104 201 248
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £42,875 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +10.58% +15.56%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 737 656 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.01% 9.19% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 584 568 643
Manchester median annual salary £52,925 £48,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.12% +10.23% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,500 £25,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £69,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +8 4 £49,000 -18.33%
Salford -26 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £52,500 - 2
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 122 (91.73%) DevOps
2 102 (76.69%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (57.89%) Linux
5 70 (52.63%) Jenkins
6 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (50.38%) Ansible
8 65 (48.87%) Configuration Management
9 63 (47.37%) Docker
9 63 (47.37%) Bash Shell
10 62 (46.62%) Terraform
11 56 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 48 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (28.57%) Python
14 37 (27.82%) Google Cloud Platform
14 37 (27.82%) Kubernetes
15 33 (24.81%) Test Automation
16 32 (24.06%) Windows
17 30 (22.56%) Infrastructure as Code
18 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
19 28 (21.05%) Internet
20 27 (20.30%) Information Security
21 26 (19.55%) Java
22 25 (18.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 24 (18.05%) Continuous Delivery
24 23 (17.29%) Public Cloud
25 21 (15.79%) Atlassian
25 21 (15.79%) MySQL
26 20 (15.04%) MongoDB
27 19 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation

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 9 (6.77%) IIS
2 7 (5.26%) Confluence
3 6 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.51%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.26%) Apache
4 3 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.26%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.26%) nginx
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 102 (76.69%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (27.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (13.53%) GitHub
6 10 (7.52%) Heroku
6 10 (7.52%) SaaS
7 9 (6.77%) IaaS
8 8 (6.02%) PaaS
9 5 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.26%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (2.26%) CloudFront
10 3 (2.26%) Firebase
10 3 (2.26%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.50%) Route 53
11 2 (1.50%) Serverless
11 2 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.05%) Internet
2 15 (11.28%) Firewall
3 8 (6.02%) DNS
3 8 (6.02%) SSL
4 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.01%) Broadband
5 4 (3.01%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.01%) VLAN
5 4 (3.01%) WAN
6 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.75%) LAN
6 1 (0.75%) NAS
6 1 (0.75%) SAN
6 1 (0.75%) Skype
6 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) MySQL
2 20 (15.04%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (8.27%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.26%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.26%) Redis
5 3 (2.26%) RethinkDB
6 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 70 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
3 25 (18.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (14.29%) GitLab
5 15 (11.28%) SonarQube
6 14 (10.53%) TeamCity
7 11 (8.27%) Appium
8 10 (7.52%) CircleCI
9 9 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (6.02%) Codeship
11 7 (5.26%) JIRA
12 6 (4.51%) GoCD
12 6 (4.51%) Travis CI
13 5 (3.76%) Vagrant
14 4 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (2.26%) eggPlant
15 3 (2.26%) Gerrit
15 3 (2.26%) Robot Framework
15 3 (2.26%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (11.28%) Retail
2 12 (9.02%) Finance
3 10 (7.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Consultant
3 25 (18.80%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (17.29%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (15.04%) AWS DevOps
5 20 (15.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 19 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 16 (12.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (12.03%) DevOps Consultant
8 13 (9.77%) Platform Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) Senior DevOps
8 13 (9.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 12 (9.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 11 (8.27%) QA Engineer
11 10 (7.52%) DevSecOps Consultant
12 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 6 (4.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 5 (3.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) Node.js
2 14 (10.53%) React Native
3 12 (9.02%) Gherkin
4 11 (8.27%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (7.52%) Django
5 10 (7.52%) Dropwizard
6 6 (4.51%) LAMP
6 6 (4.51%) Sensu
7 3 (2.26%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (2.26%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (2.26%) React
7 3 (2.26%) Web Services
8 2 (1.50%) .NET
8 2 (1.50%) Express
8 2 (1.50%) Spring
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Public Cloud
2 16 (12.03%) Internet of Things
3 12 (9.02%) Cloud Native
4 11 (8.27%) Infotainment
5 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
5 3 (2.26%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.75%) Life Science
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (57.89%) Linux
2 32 (24.06%) Windows
3 15 (11.28%) Unix
4 11 (8.27%) Android
4 11 (8.27%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.27%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.02%) CentOS
6 5 (3.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.50%) Debian
7 2 (1.50%) Fedora
8 1 (0.75%) AIX
8 1 (0.75%) HPUX
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Solaris
8 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (91.73%) DevOps
2 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (48.87%) Configuration Management
4 48 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (24.81%) Test Automation
6 30 (22.56%) Infrastructure as Code
7 27 (20.30%) Information Security
8 24 (18.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (13.53%) Mentoring
10 17 (12.78%) BDD
10 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 17 (12.78%) Microservices
11 16 (12.03%) BCP
11 16 (12.03%) ITIL
11 16 (12.03%) OO
11 16 (12.03%) SDLC
12 15 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (10.53%) Coaching
13 14 (10.53%) Load Balancing
14 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (47.37%) Bash Shell
2 38 (28.57%) Python
3 26 (19.55%) Java
4 18 (13.53%) PowerShell
4 18 (13.53%) Ruby
5 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.53%) Perl
5 14 (10.53%) SQL
6 6 (4.51%) Go
7 3 (2.26%) C#
8 2 (1.50%) Groovy
8 2 (1.50%) R
8 2 (1.50%) Scala
8 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.02%) AWS Certification
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 2 (1.50%) RHCE
4 2 (1.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) GDPR
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (47.37%) Docker
2 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.26%) Varnish
6 2 (1.50%) KVM
7 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 91 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (50.38%) Ansible
3 62 (46.62%) Terraform
4 37 (27.82%) Kubernetes
5 10 (7.52%) Packer
6 9 (6.77%) Consul
7 8 (6.02%) CFEngine
8 6 (4.51%) Graphite
9 5 (3.76%) Grafana
10 3 (2.26%) Graylog
10 3 (2.26%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.26%) Kibana
10 3 (2.26%) logstash
10 3 (2.26%) Nessus
10 3 (2.26%) Prometheus
10 3 (2.26%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.50%) Nagios
11 2 (1.50%) Opsview
11 2 (1.50%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (15.79%) Atlassian
2 17 (12.78%) VMware
3 14 (10.53%) Google
4 10 (7.52%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.52%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.01%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.26%) NetApp
8 2 (1.50%) Cisco
8 2 (1.50%) Meraki
9 1 (0.75%) Apple
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle
9 1 (0.75%) Polycom
9 1 (0.75%) Remedy
9 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow