Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 104 123
Rank change year-on-year -7 +19 +108
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 218 228 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.93% 2.95% 2.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.03% 34.23% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 202 210 109
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £38,300 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,625 £70,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% +4.65%

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 660 666 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.88% 8.61% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 570 596 381
Manchester median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,625 £56,250
North West median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.12% - +8.98%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Rochdale -4 18 £56,250 +10.29%
Wigan +16 15 £60,000 +60.00%
Altrincham - 5 £45,000 - 2
Cheadle - 2 - - 1
Bolton +7 1 £32,500 -53.57%
Salford 0 1 £46,250 +15.63% 4
Stockport -15 1 - - 3
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 180 (82.57%) DevOps
2 172 (78.90%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (66.06%) Linux
4 135 (61.93%) Amazon AWS
5 130 (59.63%) Python
5 130 (59.63%) Ansible
6 112 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (46.33%) Docker
8 98 (44.95%) Jenkins
9 91 (41.74%) Continuous Integration
10 88 (40.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 85 (38.99%) Configuration Management
12 77 (35.32%) Bash Shell
13 66 (30.28%) Terraform
14 61 (27.98%) Ruby
15 55 (25.23%) Git (software)
16 54 (24.77%) Windows
16 54 (24.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 54 (24.77%) Kubernetes
17 53 (24.31%) VMware
18 45 (20.64%) Java
19 43 (19.72%) SQL
19 43 (19.72%) Google Cloud Platform
20 42 (19.27%) TDD
21 36 (16.51%) Google
22 35 (16.06%) Scrum
22 35 (16.06%) Packer
23 33 (15.14%) Open Source
23 33 (15.14%) Web Services
23 33 (15.14%) Microsoft

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 (8.72%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.26%) Apache
3 14 (6.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (5.05%) nginx
5 7 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.29%) IIS
7 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.38%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.38%) Jetty
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.46%) Confluence
10 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 135 (61.93%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (40.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (19.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (15.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (12.84%) SaaS
6 19 (8.72%) NuGet
7 16 (7.34%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (5.96%) IaaS
8 13 (5.96%) PaaS
9 11 (5.05%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (5.05%) Serverless
10 6 (2.75%) Amazon S3
11 5 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (2.29%) Office 365
12 4 (1.83%) npm
13 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.92%) GitHub
13 2 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.84%) DNS
2 20 (9.17%) Firewall
3 19 (8.72%) TCP/IP
3 19 (8.72%) VPN
4 16 (7.34%) Broadband
5 15 (6.88%) VLAN
6 14 (6.42%) BGP
6 14 (6.42%) Ethernet
6 14 (6.42%) HSRP
6 14 (6.42%) IPv6
6 14 (6.42%) MRTG
6 14 (6.42%) OSPF
6 14 (6.42%) SNMP
6 14 (6.42%) TACACS
6 14 (6.42%) VoIP
6 14 (6.42%) VRRP
6 14 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (5.96%) HTTP
8 11 (5.05%) LAN
9 8 (3.67%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.76%) MySQL
2 11 (5.05%) Big Data
3 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (3.21%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.38%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.92%) HBase
9 1 (0.46%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.46%) Redis
9 1 (0.46%) Riak
Development Applications
1 98 (44.95%) Jenkins
2 55 (25.23%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.47%) Vagrant
4 14 (6.42%) JIRA
4 14 (6.42%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (4.13%) Bitbucket
7 8 (3.67%) JUnit
8 7 (3.21%) Subversion
9 6 (2.75%) GitLab
9 6 (2.75%) PyCharm
9 6 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.29%) GoCD
10 5 (2.29%) Hudson
11 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.92%) Codeship
12 2 (0.92%) eggPlant
12 2 (0.92%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.92%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (11.93%) Telecoms
2 24 (11.01%) Finance
3 12 (5.50%) Marketing
4 9 (4.13%) Automotive
4 9 (4.13%) Electronics
5 7 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.21%) Retail
6 2 (0.92%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (54.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (15.60%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (14.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 32 (14.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 25 (11.47%) Senior DevOps
5 21 (9.63%) Lead DevOps
5 21 (9.63%) Team Leader
6 20 (9.17%) AWS DevOps
7 18 (8.26%) Platform Engineer
8 17 (7.80%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 16 (7.34%) Software Engineer
10 15 (6.88%) Administrator
10 15 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 12 (5.50%) Systems Administration Leader
12 10 (4.59%) Consultant
12 10 (4.59%) Java Engineer
13 9 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.14%) Node.js
1 33 (15.14%) Web Services
2 20 (9.17%) .NET
3 18 (8.26%) React
4 16 (7.34%) LAMP
5 12 (5.50%) AngularJS
5 12 (5.50%) Hibernate
5 12 (5.50%) Spring
6 9 (4.13%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (4.13%) Spring Boot
7 8 (3.67%) REST
8 7 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (2.75%) HTML
10 5 (2.29%) CSS
10 5 (2.29%) Laravel
10 5 (2.29%) Sass
10 5 (2.29%) WSGI
11 4 (1.83%) Kafka
11 4 (1.83%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (1.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.80%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.50%) Xbox
4 9 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) Social Media
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.38%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.92%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.46%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 144 (66.06%) Linux
2 54 (24.77%) Windows
3 19 (8.72%) CentOS
3 19 (8.72%) Unix
4 5 (2.29%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (1.83%) Debian
6 3 (1.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (82.57%) DevOps
2 112 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (41.74%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (38.99%) Configuration Management
5 54 (24.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 42 (19.27%) TDD
7 35 (16.06%) Scrum
8 33 (15.14%) Open Source
9 30 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (12.84%) Software Engineering
11 27 (12.39%) Continuous Deployment
12 26 (11.93%) Test Automation
13 20 (9.17%) BDD
14 19 (8.72%) Microservices
15 18 (8.26%) E-Commerce
15 18 (8.26%) Mentoring
16 16 (7.34%) Kanban
17 14 (6.42%) Network Management
18 13 (5.96%) Pair Programming
19 12 (5.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (59.63%) Python
2 77 (35.32%) Bash Shell
3 61 (27.98%) Ruby
4 45 (20.64%) Java
5 43 (19.72%) SQL
6 32 (14.68%) PHP
7 27 (12.39%) JavaScript
7 27 (12.39%) Perl
8 10 (4.59%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.13%) C#
10 8 (3.67%) Java 8
11 7 (3.21%) Go
12 4 (1.83%) R
13 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (4.13%) AWS Certification
2 8 (3.67%) CCNP
2 8 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (3.67%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.83%) Degree
4 3 (1.38%) SAFe Agilist
4 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.01%) QA
2 18 (8.26%) GCP
2 18 (8.26%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.83%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 101 (46.33%) Docker
2 29 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.01%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.63%) VirtualBox
4 21 (9.63%) Xen
5 17 (7.80%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.38%) GlusterFS
7 3 (1.38%) Varnish
8 2 (0.92%) HDFS
8 2 (0.92%) KVM
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 172 (78.90%) Opscode Chef
2 130 (59.63%) Ansible
3 66 (30.28%) Terraform
4 54 (24.77%) Kubernetes
5 35 (16.06%) Packer
6 29 (13.30%) Salt
7 19 (8.72%) Nagios
8 14 (6.42%) Cacti
8 14 (6.42%) OpenNMS
8 14 (6.42%) RANCID
8 14 (6.42%) SCCM
9 13 (5.96%) Cobbler
10 10 (4.59%) Tivoli
11 7 (3.21%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (2.75%) SCOM
13 3 (1.38%) Consul
14 2 (0.92%) Graphite
14 2 (0.92%) Mesos
14 2 (0.92%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.92%) systemd
Vendors
1 53 (24.31%) VMware
2 36 (16.51%) Google
3 33 (15.14%) Microsoft
4 20 (9.17%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.80%) SaltStack
6 14 (6.42%) Cisco
6 14 (6.42%) Ericsson
6 14 (6.42%) Huawei
6 14 (6.42%) Juniper
7 10 (4.59%) Oracle
8 9 (4.13%) NetApp
9 8 (3.67%) EnterpriseDB
10 7 (3.21%) Atlassian
10 7 (3.21%) SAP
11 6 (2.75%) Brocade
11 6 (2.75%) Foundry
11 6 (2.75%) ZyXEL
12 4 (1.83%) Citrix
12 4 (1.83%) IBM
13 3 (1.38%) HP