Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 117 180
Rank change year-on-year +31 +63 +52
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 280 188 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.54% 2.52% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 46.20% 36.36% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 176 81
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,125 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £65,625 £75,000
North West median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.44% - -5.26%

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 606 517 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.66% 6.93% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 539 462 400
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,400 £60,000 £61,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Stockport +10 28 £40,000 -2.44%
Rochdale 0 12 £46,000 -9.80% 3
Salford +2 6 £62,500 +56.25%
Altrincham - 5 £45,000 -
Wigan - 3 £37,500 -
Bury +4 2 £33,750 -33.17%
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 200 (71.43%) DevOps
2 189 (67.50%) Linux
3 188 (67.14%) Opscode Chef
4 146 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (50.36%) Python
6 137 (48.93%) Amazon AWS
7 115 (41.07%) Ansible
8 113 (40.36%) Jenkins
9 110 (39.29%) Unix
10 107 (38.21%) Configuration Management
11 94 (33.57%) Ruby
12 90 (32.14%) Docker
13 89 (31.79%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (27.86%) SQL
15 75 (26.79%) Java
16 71 (25.36%) Google Cloud Platform
17 68 (24.29%) Bash Shell
18 67 (23.93%) Kubernetes
19 64 (22.86%) Google
20 60 (21.43%) Software Engineering
20 60 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
21 58 (20.71%) MySQL
21 58 (20.71%) Scrum
22 56 (20.00%) Windows
23 55 (19.64%) Terraform
24 53 (18.93%) Open Source
24 53 (18.93%) Shell Script
25 52 (18.57%) Web Services
26 48 (17.14%) Red Hat
27 46 (16.43%) Vagrant

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 32 (11.43%) Apache
2 31 (11.07%) OpenStack
3 25 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (7.14%) Apache Solr
5 19 (6.79%) Apache Spark
5 19 (6.79%) CloudStack
6 18 (6.43%) nginx
6 18 (6.43%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.79%) Confluence
7 5 (1.79%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.07%) IIS
9 3 (1.07%) Jetty
10 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.36%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Magento
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 137 (48.93%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (25.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 60 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (11.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (8.93%) GitHub
6 19 (6.79%) Google App Engine
7 13 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (4.64%) Serverless
8 12 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (2.86%) SaaS
11 6 (2.14%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.71%) Office 365
14 2 (0.71%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.71%) Route 53
15 1 (0.36%) Sumo Logic
15 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.29%) Firewall
2 15 (5.36%) Broadband
3 14 (5.00%) Internet
4 10 (3.57%) BGP
4 10 (3.57%) DNS
4 10 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.57%) LAN
4 10 (3.57%) MRTG
4 10 (3.57%) SNMP
4 10 (3.57%) TACACS
4 10 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (3.21%) VPN
6 8 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.50%) MPLS
7 7 (2.50%) SAN
8 6 (2.14%) WAN
9 3 (1.07%) AMQP
9 3 (1.07%) HSRP
9 3 (1.07%) VoIP
9 3 (1.07%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.71%) MySQL
2 36 (12.86%) Hadoop
3 34 (12.14%) Relational Database
3 34 (12.14%) SQL Server
4 33 (11.79%) Big Data
5 22 (7.86%) NoSQL
5 22 (7.86%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (6.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.29%) Redis
8 8 (2.86%) CouchDB
9 6 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.79%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.43%) Riak
12 3 (1.07%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 113 (40.36%) Jenkins
2 46 (16.43%) Vagrant
3 32 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 19 (6.79%) Codeception
4 19 (6.79%) PHPUnit
5 17 (6.07%) Eclipse
6 14 (5.00%) JUnit
7 13 (4.64%) Ant
7 13 (4.64%) IntelliJ
7 13 (4.64%) JIRA
8 12 (4.29%) Selenium
9 11 (3.93%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.21%) Maven
11 7 (2.50%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.50%) Xdebug
12 6 (2.14%) NuGet
13 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.79%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.79%) FitNesse
13 5 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 42 (15.00%) Finance
2 40 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 29 (10.36%) Electronics
3 29 (10.36%) Manufacturing
3 29 (10.36%) Marketing
4 26 (9.29%) Retail
5 7 (2.50%) Games
6 4 (1.43%) Automotive
7 2 (0.71%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 106 (37.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (13.93%) Developer
3 38 (13.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 37 (13.21%) Platform Engineer
5 32 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 32 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 31 (11.07%) Administrator
7 30 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (10.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 28 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
9 28 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
9 28 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 27 (9.64%) AWS DevOps
11 26 (9.29%) Software Engineer
12 24 (8.57%) Architect
12 24 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 19 (6.79%) Cloud Architect
13 19 (6.79%) DevOps Architect
13 19 (6.79%) PHP Developer
13 19 (6.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.57%) Web Services
2 37 (13.21%) .NET
3 32 (11.43%) HTML
4 30 (10.71%) CSS
4 30 (10.71%) jQuery
5 26 (9.29%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (8.93%) HTML5
7 24 (8.57%) LAMP
8 23 (8.21%) AngularJS
9 22 (7.86%) Spring
10 21 (7.50%) Sass
10 21 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (7.14%) RESTful
11 20 (7.14%) XML
12 19 (6.79%) Ext JS
12 19 (6.79%) Hibernate
12 19 (6.79%) Node.js
13 14 (5.00%) SOAP
14 13 (4.64%) MSMQ
15 8 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.14%) Public Cloud
2 28 (10.00%) iPad
3 11 (3.93%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (2.50%) Replication
5 5 (1.79%) Cloud Native
5 5 (1.79%) User Experience
5 5 (1.79%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.43%) Clustering
7 3 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 189 (67.50%) Linux
2 110 (39.29%) Unix
3 56 (20.00%) Windows
4 28 (10.00%) CentOS
5 27 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.93%) Debian
7 9 (3.21%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.43%) HPUX
9 2 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.36%) Fedora
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (71.43%) DevOps
2 146 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (38.21%) Configuration Management
4 89 (31.79%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 58 (20.71%) Scrum
7 53 (18.93%) Open Source
8 45 (16.07%) Mentoring
9 30 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (10.71%) Machine Learning
10 29 (10.36%) Digital Marketing
10 29 (10.36%) Programme Management
10 29 (10.36%) TDD
11 28 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (10.00%) DSDM
11 28 (10.00%) RUP
12 27 (9.64%) E-Commerce
12 27 (9.64%) OO
13 23 (8.21%) BDD
14 21 (7.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 141 (50.36%) Python
2 94 (33.57%) Ruby
3 78 (27.86%) SQL
4 75 (26.79%) Java
5 68 (24.29%) Bash Shell
6 53 (18.93%) Shell Script
7 44 (15.71%) PHP
8 37 (13.21%) JavaScript
9 35 (12.50%) Go
10 28 (10.00%) C++
11 18 (6.43%) Perl
12 15 (5.36%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.50%) C#
14 6 (2.14%) Scala
15 3 (1.07%) C
16 2 (0.71%) Clojure
16 2 (0.71%) Erlang
16 2 (0.71%) F#
16 2 (0.71%) Haskell
17 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (10.36%) Degree
2 7 (2.50%) CCNP
2 7 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.14%) JNCIP
4 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.21%) GCP
2 12 (4.29%) QA
3 11 (3.93%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 90 (32.14%) Docker
2 21 (7.50%) Xen
3 19 (6.79%) vSphere
3 19 (6.79%) XenServer
4 16 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.07%) KVM
7 3 (1.07%) vCloud
7 3 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.71%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 188 (67.14%) Opscode Chef
2 115 (41.07%) Ansible
3 67 (23.93%) Kubernetes
4 55 (19.64%) Terraform
5 31 (11.07%) Packer
6 30 (10.71%) Cobbler
7 25 (8.93%) Tivoli
8 23 (8.21%) Nagios
9 19 (6.79%) Capistrano
10 18 (6.43%) Mesos
10 18 (6.43%) Salt
11 14 (5.00%) Cacti
12 11 (3.93%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (3.57%) OpenNMS
13 10 (3.57%) RANCID
13 10 (3.57%) SCCM
14 5 (1.79%) systemd
15 3 (1.07%) SCOM
16 2 (0.71%) Kibana
16 2 (0.71%) logstash
Vendors
1 64 (22.86%) Google
2 48 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 41 (14.64%) VMware
4 31 (11.07%) Oracle
5 29 (10.36%) SAP
6 24 (8.57%) EnterpriseDB
7 18 (6.43%) SaltStack
8 12 (4.29%) Cisco
8 12 (4.29%) Microsoft
9 10 (3.57%) Ericsson
9 10 (3.57%) Huawei
9 10 (3.57%) Juniper
9 10 (3.57%) NetApp
10 7 (2.50%) Percona
11 5 (1.79%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.43%) IBM
12 4 (1.43%) Veeam
12 4 (1.43%) Zend
12 4 (1.43%) Zerto
13 3 (1.07%) ZyXEL