Period
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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 203 77 106
Rank change year-on-year -126 +29 +52
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 63 162 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.03% 3.52% 2.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.21% 17.63% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 110 63
10th Percentile £28,250 £38,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £43,713 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.15% -10.83%
75th Percentile £64,688 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £72,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.15% -10.83%

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 1,014 919 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.51% 19.95% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 676 704 377
10th Percentile £34,881 £38,750 £36,625
25th Percentile £41,575 £46,250 £43,674
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham - 3 - -
Wigan - 1 £60,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 57 (90.48%) Python
2 49 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (73.02%) Bash
4 45 (71.43%) DevOps
5 44 (69.84%) Docker
5 44 (69.84%) Terraform
5 44 (69.84%) AWS
6 43 (68.25%) Kubernetes
7 41 (65.08%) Ansible
7 41 (65.08%) Linux
8 39 (61.90%) PowerShell
8 39 (61.90%) Infrastructure as Code
9 38 (60.32%) Azure
10 35 (55.56%) Configuration Management
11 33 (52.38%) CI/CD
12 30 (47.62%) Jenkins
13 27 (42.86%) Open Source
14 24 (38.10%) AWS CloudFormation
15 23 (36.51%) Windows
16 22 (34.92%) Go
17 21 (33.33%) Splunk
18 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
20 17 (26.98%) Prometheus
20 17 (26.98%) GCP
20 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
20 17 (26.98%) VMware
20 17 (26.98%) Agile
21 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
21 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared

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 12 (19.05%) nginx
2 7 (11.11%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 44 (69.84%) AWS
2 38 (60.32%) Azure
3 24 (38.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (26.98%) GCP
5 11 (17.46%) GitHub
6 8 (12.70%) Azure DevOps
6 8 (12.70%) IaaS
6 8 (12.70%) PaaS
6 8 (12.70%) SaaS
7 7 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (11.11%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (11.11%) Azure Pipelines
7 7 (11.11%) GitHub Actions
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (11.11%) OpenShift
8 5 (7.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
10 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
10 2 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) MPLS
2 6 (9.52%) VLAN
3 5 (7.94%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) WAN
4 3 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) BGP
5 1 (1.59%) Ethernet VPN
5 1 (1.59%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) OSPF
5 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.59%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) MySQL
1 14 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
3 12 (19.05%) IBM UrbanCode
3 12 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 12 (19.05%) Travis CI
4 11 (17.46%) GitLab
5 7 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.59%) JIRA
7 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Advertising
2 5 (7.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Automotive
4 3 (4.76%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Administrator
3 13 (20.63%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (17.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (15.87%) Consultant
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
6 10 (15.87%) DevOps Consultant
6 10 (15.87%) Senior DevOps
6 10 (15.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (7.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Cloud Platform Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) DevOps Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (11.11%) LAMP
2 7 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (11.11%) YAML
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.17%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) CSS3
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) HTML5
3 2 (3.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Cyberattack
3 5 (7.94%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.35%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (4.76%) Life Science
5 3 (4.76%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (65.08%) Linux
2 23 (36.51%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) CentOS
4 12 (19.05%) Mesosphere
5 9 (14.29%) Unix
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) DevOps
2 39 (61.90%) Infrastructure as Code
3 35 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 33 (52.38%) CI/CD
5 27 (42.86%) Open Source
6 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (26.98%) Agile
8 12 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (19.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.11%) Presales
12 7 (11.11%) SDLC
13 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 6 (9.52%) Project Delivery
14 5 (7.94%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
14 5 (7.94%) Threat Intelligence
15 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 57 (90.48%) Python
2 46 (73.02%) Bash
3 39 (61.90%) PowerShell
4 22 (34.92%) Go
5 16 (25.40%) SQL
6 14 (22.22%) Java
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby
8 3 (4.76%) Perl
9 2 (3.17%) C#
9 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
1 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) RHCE
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (69.84%) Docker
2 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 5 (7.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (7.94%) etcd
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 49 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 44 (69.84%) Terraform
3 43 (68.25%) Kubernetes
4 41 (65.08%) Ansible
5 17 (26.98%) Prometheus
6 13 (20.63%) Consul
7 12 (19.05%) Automic
7 12 (19.05%) Nagios
8 7 (11.11%) Cacti
8 7 (11.11%) HP Fortify
8 7 (11.11%) ZABBIX
9 6 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (7.94%) Bacula
10 5 (7.94%) Bareos
10 5 (7.94%) Grafana
10 5 (7.94%) HAProxy
10 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (7.94%) SCCM
11 3 (4.76%) CFEngine
12 2 (3.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Splunk
2 17 (26.98%) VMware
3 14 (22.22%) Cisco
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 13 (20.63%) Juniper
5 12 (19.05%) Hitachi
6 7 (11.11%) Checkmarx
6 7 (11.11%) Veracode
7 6 (9.52%) Veeam
8 5 (7.94%) Google
8 5 (7.94%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.59%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Mirantis
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) Nokia
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow