Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 95 121
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26 +50
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 262 259 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.68% 3.33% 2.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.41% 41.11% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 217 229 176
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,500 £68,125
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +14.13% +2.22%

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 740 630 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.40% 8.10% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 625 553 475
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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
Stockport +4 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Rochdale 0 2 £49,000 +6.52% 1
Salford -12 2 £42,500 -32.00%
Altrincham -15 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 229 (87.40%) DevOps
2 211 (80.53%) Amazon AWS
3 200 (76.34%) Opscode Chef
4 155 (59.16%) Linux
5 143 (54.58%) Docker
6 123 (46.95%) Ansible
7 121 (46.18%) Python
8 115 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (43.89%) Terraform
9 108 (41.22%) Configuration Management
10 100 (38.17%) Microsoft Azure
11 96 (36.64%) Jenkins
12 94 (35.88%) Bash Shell
13 84 (32.06%) Ruby
14 81 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
14 81 (30.92%) Kubernetes
15 80 (30.53%) Java
16 69 (26.34%) AWS CloudFormation
17 57 (21.76%) Google Cloud Platform
18 56 (21.37%) Open Source
19 55 (20.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 47 (17.94%) OO
20 47 (17.94%) Mentoring
21 46 (17.56%) Internet
22 45 (17.18%) Test Automation
22 45 (17.18%) Microservices
23 38 (14.50%) Scrum
23 38 (14.50%) ITIL
23 38 (14.50%) Windows
24 37 (14.12%) SQL

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 (11.83%) Apache Solr
2 17 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.82%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.29%) JBoss
7 5 (1.91%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.53%) Apache
8 4 (1.53%) CloudStack
8 4 (1.53%) IIS
9 3 (1.15%) Confluence
10 2 (0.76%) Jetty
10 2 (0.76%) nginx
10 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 211 (80.53%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (38.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (26.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 57 (21.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (8.78%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (7.63%) SaaS
7 18 (6.87%) GitHub
8 16 (6.11%) IBM Cloud
9 9 (3.44%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (3.44%) IaaS
9 9 (3.44%) Serverless
10 6 (2.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.91%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.53%) PaaS
13 3 (1.15%) AWS Fargate
14 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.38%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.56%) Internet
2 21 (8.02%) Firewall
3 16 (6.11%) DNS
3 16 (6.11%) SSL
4 14 (5.34%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.96%) VPN
6 5 (1.91%) HTTP
7 4 (1.53%) Broadband
8 2 (0.76%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.76%) BGP
8 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.76%) IPv6
8 2 (0.76%) Junos
8 2 (0.76%) OSPF
8 2 (0.76%) SNMP
8 2 (0.76%) TACACS
8 2 (0.76%) VLAN
8 2 (0.76%) VoIP
8 2 (0.76%) VRRP
8 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.98%) Apache Cassandra
2 31 (11.83%) Hadoop
3 26 (9.92%) MongoDB
3 26 (9.92%) NoSQL
4 25 (9.54%) MySQL
5 21 (8.02%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.05%) Big Data
7 7 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
8 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.91%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 96 (36.64%) Jenkins
2 55 (20.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 33 (12.60%) TeamCity
4 32 (12.21%) Git (software)
5 22 (8.40%) gulp
6 21 (8.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (6.49%) Hudson
7 17 (6.49%) Travis CI
8 15 (5.73%) Selenium
9 14 (5.34%) JIRA
10 13 (4.96%) Vagrant
11 12 (4.58%) Subversion
12 9 (3.44%) Robot Framework
12 9 (3.44%) SonarQube
12 9 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (2.67%) Bitbucket
13 7 (2.67%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.67%) GitLab
14 6 (2.29%) Grunt
15 5 (1.91%) git-flow
General
1 21 (8.02%) Retail
2 20 (7.63%) Finance
3 17 (6.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.15%) Games
5 2 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (50.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (14.50%) Senior DevOps
2 38 (14.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 35 (13.36%) Linux Engineer
4 34 (12.98%) Consultant
5 33 (12.60%) DevOps Consultant
6 32 (12.21%) AWS Engineer
7 29 (11.07%) AWS DevOps
8 22 (8.40%) Platform Engineer
9 21 (8.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 19 (7.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 18 (6.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.73%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (5.73%) Trainer
13 13 (4.96%) Software Engineer
14 12 (4.58%) Java Engineer
15 11 (4.20%) Administrator
15 11 (4.20%) Support Engineer
16 10 (3.82%) Automation Engineer
16 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.07%) Web Services
2 26 (9.92%) AngularJS
3 23 (8.78%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (8.78%) JAX-RS
4 20 (7.63%) Node.js
5 18 (6.87%) Spring
6 17 (6.49%) Sensu
7 16 (6.11%) .NET
8 10 (3.82%) LAMP
8 10 (3.82%) React
8 10 (3.82%) Sass
9 9 (3.44%) REST
10 7 (2.67%) XML
11 6 (2.29%) Ember.js
11 6 (2.29%) Gherkin
12 5 (1.91%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.91%) Django
12 5 (1.91%) Java EE
12 5 (1.91%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (1.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.60%) Internet of Things
2 29 (11.07%) Public Cloud
3 28 (10.69%) Cloud Native
4 14 (5.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.91%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.15%) Robotics
9 2 (0.76%) Fintech
9 2 (0.76%) Infotainment
9 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 155 (59.16%) Linux
2 38 (14.50%) Windows
3 25 (9.54%) CentOS
4 22 (8.40%) Unix
5 21 (8.02%) Ubuntu
6 13 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.82%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.05%) Debian
9 7 (2.67%) Android
9 7 (2.67%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.91%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.53%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) SUSE
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (87.40%) DevOps
2 115 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (41.22%) Configuration Management
4 81 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (21.37%) Open Source
6 47 (17.94%) Mentoring
6 47 (17.94%) OO
7 45 (17.18%) Microservices
7 45 (17.18%) Test Automation
8 38 (14.50%) ITIL
8 38 (14.50%) Scrum
9 34 (12.98%) BCP
9 34 (12.98%) Information Security
10 25 (9.54%) Load Balancing
11 23 (8.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (8.02%) Continuous Deployment
13 20 (7.63%) Software Engineering
13 20 (7.63%) Time Management
14 19 (7.25%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.87%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 121 (46.18%) Python
2 94 (35.88%) Bash Shell
3 84 (32.06%) Ruby
4 80 (30.53%) Java
5 37 (14.12%) SQL
6 30 (11.45%) Go
6 30 (11.45%) PowerShell
7 28 (10.69%) JavaScript
8 24 (9.16%) Perl
9 16 (6.11%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.96%) PHP
11 9 (3.44%) C#
12 8 (3.05%) C++
13 6 (2.29%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.91%) C
14 5 (1.91%) Java 8
14 5 (1.91%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.15%) Bourne shell
15 3 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (12.98%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (8.02%) Degree
3 18 (6.87%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.91%) CCNA
5 5 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.91%) CISSP
5 5 (1.91%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.91%) GIAC
5 5 (1.91%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (1.91%) MCSE
5 5 (1.91%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (1.91%) SANS
5 5 (1.91%) SSCP
6 4 (1.53%) RHCE
6 4 (1.53%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.76%) MCITP
7 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.02%) QA
2 6 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 143 (54.58%) Docker
2 21 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.82%) vSphere
4 9 (3.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.53%) Xen
5 4 (1.53%) XenServer
6 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 200 (76.34%) Opscode Chef
2 123 (46.95%) Ansible
3 115 (43.89%) Terraform
4 81 (30.92%) Kubernetes
5 33 (12.60%) Graphite
6 29 (11.07%) Packer
7 27 (10.31%) Prometheus
7 27 (10.31%) Salt
8 24 (9.16%) Grafana
9 18 (6.87%) Consul
10 16 (6.11%) Docker Swarm
11 15 (5.73%) Nagios
12 12 (4.58%) Cobbler
12 12 (4.58%) Opsview
12 12 (4.58%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.53%) CFEngine
13 4 (1.53%) SCCM
14 3 (1.15%) Kibana
15 2 (0.76%) Cacti
15 2 (0.76%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 29 (11.07%) VMware
2 19 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.73%) Atlassian
3 15 (5.73%) Google
4 14 (5.34%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.82%) Oracle
6 6 (2.29%) RedGate
7 3 (1.15%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.15%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.76%) Brocade
8 2 (0.76%) Cisco
8 2 (0.76%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.76%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (0.76%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.76%) Foundry
8 2 (0.76%) HP
8 2 (0.76%) Huawei
8 2 (0.76%) Juniper
8 2 (0.76%) ZyXEL
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix