Period
to 23 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 111 117
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 121 105 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.25% 2.25% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.31% 17.62% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 118
10th Percentile £38,750 £46,250 £42,275
25th Percentile £39,375 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,750 £75,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -

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 699 596 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.76% 12.78% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 599 438 565
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,910 £41,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +13.40%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,375
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.22% +4.95%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Manchester.

Salary trend for Puppet in Manchester

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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
Bolton -2 1 £40,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 95 (78.51%) DevOps
2 87 (71.90%) Linux
3 85 (70.25%) Terraform
4 83 (68.60%) AWS
5 82 (67.77%) Docker
6 81 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (65.29%) Opscode Chef
8 73 (60.33%) Ansible
9 69 (57.02%) Kubernetes
10 55 (45.45%) Python
10 55 (45.45%) Configuration Management
11 54 (44.63%) Azure
12 47 (38.84%) PowerShell
13 43 (35.54%) Infrastructure as Code
14 42 (34.71%) Bash Shell
15 41 (33.88%) AWS CloudFormation
15 41 (33.88%) Git (software)
16 39 (32.23%) Deployment Automation
16 39 (32.23%) Scrum
16 39 (32.23%) Jenkins
17 38 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (29.75%) Microsoft
19 32 (26.45%) Migration
20 29 (23.97%) VMware
21 28 (23.14%) Red Hat
21 28 (23.14%) Public Cloud
22 26 (21.49%) Unix
22 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
23 25 (20.66%) RHCE
24 23 (19.01%) Windows

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 19 (15.70%) Confluence
2 7 (5.79%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.31%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.31%) nginx
4 3 (2.48%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.48%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 83 (68.60%) AWS
2 54 (44.63%) Azure
3 41 (33.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (14.05%) IaaS
5 16 (13.22%) PaaS
6 14 (11.57%) Pulumi
7 13 (10.74%) SaaS
8 12 (9.92%) GCP
9 11 (9.09%) Amazon EKS
10 10 (8.26%) OpenShift
11 8 (6.61%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (4.96%) Datadog
12 6 (4.96%) GitHub
12 6 (4.96%) Microsoft 365
13 3 (2.48%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (2.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 3 (2.48%) npm
13 3 (2.48%) Serverless
14 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.53%) VLAN
2 18 (14.88%) Firewall
3 15 (12.40%) IPv4
3 15 (12.40%) OSPF
3 15 (12.40%) VPN
4 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.48%) DNS
6 2 (1.65%) MPLS
6 2 (1.65%) SSL
6 2 (1.65%) WAN
7 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) MySQL
2 7 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.96%) MariaDB
3 6 (4.96%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.96%) Redis
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.31%) Big Data
5 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (33.88%) Git (software)
2 39 (32.23%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.70%) JIRA
4 17 (14.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (12.40%) Subversion
6 13 (10.74%) GitLab
7 8 (6.61%) Selenium
8 5 (4.13%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.31%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.31%) Hudson
9 4 (3.31%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.31%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.48%) Gradle
10 3 (2.48%) Maven
10 3 (2.48%) Protractor
10 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.83%) GoCD
11 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Law
3 5 (4.13%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (37.19%) AWS Engineer
3 42 (34.71%) AWS DevOps
4 41 (33.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (17.36%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (16.53%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (12.40%) Azure Engineer
7 15 (12.40%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 15 (12.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 15 (12.40%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Senior DevOps
12 5 (4.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 5 (4.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.36%) Web Services
2 9 (7.44%) .NET
3 7 (5.79%) .NET Framework
3 7 (5.79%) XML
4 5 (4.13%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (4.13%) Node.js
5 4 (3.31%) SOAP
5 4 (3.31%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.31%) XSLT
6 3 (2.48%) JAXB
6 3 (2.48%) JSON
6 3 (2.48%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (2.48%) React
7 2 (1.65%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.83%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (0.83%) CSS
8 1 (0.83%) Django
8 1 (0.83%) Flask
8 1 (0.83%) Kafka
8 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) Public Cloud
2 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Cloud
2 8 (6.61%) Private Cloud
3 7 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 87 (71.90%) Linux
2 26 (21.49%) Unix
3 23 (19.01%) Windows
4 12 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.92%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (78.51%) DevOps
2 81 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 43 (35.54%) Infrastructure as Code
5 39 (32.23%) Deployment Automation
5 39 (32.23%) Scrum
6 38 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (26.45%) Migration
8 19 (15.70%) Data Science
8 19 (15.70%) ITIL
9 18 (14.88%) Software Testing
10 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (13.22%) Task Automation
12 15 (12.40%) Cyber Intelligence
12 15 (12.40%) DevSecOps
12 15 (12.40%) Machine Learning
12 15 (12.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 15 (12.40%) SDLC
12 15 (12.40%) Service Management
12 15 (12.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.45%) Python
2 47 (38.84%) PowerShell
3 42 (34.71%) Bash Shell
4 14 (11.57%) C#
4 14 (11.57%) Ruby
4 14 (11.57%) SQL
5 13 (10.74%) Go
6 11 (9.09%) Java
7 7 (5.79%) Perl
8 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.31%) XPath
10 3 (2.48%) Groovy
10 3 (2.48%) PHP
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) Jython
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (20.66%) RHCE
2 15 (12.40%) GIAC
3 10 (8.26%) AWS Certification
3 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.13%) MCSA
5 5 (4.13%) MCSE
5 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.48%) Degree
7 2 (1.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (67.77%) Docker
2 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.61%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) KVM
Systems Management
1 85 (70.25%) Terraform
2 79 (65.29%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (60.33%) Ansible
4 69 (57.02%) Kubernetes
5 10 (8.26%) Grafana
6 9 (7.44%) Prometheus
7 7 (5.79%) CFEngine
8 6 (4.96%) Consul
8 6 (4.96%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (4.96%) Graphite
8 6 (4.96%) Packer
9 5 (4.13%) Salt
10 4 (3.31%) Nagios
10 4 (3.31%) Opsview
10 4 (3.31%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.65%) SCCM
11 2 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.83%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 36 (29.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.97%) VMware
3 28 (23.14%) Red Hat
4 21 (17.36%) Oracle
5 13 (10.74%) SaltStack
6 7 (5.79%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.31%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.31%) Splunk
8 3 (2.48%) Google
8 3 (2.48%) New Relic
9 2 (1.65%) Veeam
10 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace