Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 128 83
Rank change year-on-year +60 -45 +3
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 99 138 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.50% 2.16% 3.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.10% 18.55% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 120 237
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,333 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 448 744 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.82% 11.63% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 397 606 652
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,125
North West median annual salary £52,500 £49,482 £47,750
% change year-on-year +6.10% +3.63% +6.11%

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 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020. 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 - 1 £50,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 63 (63.64%) Docker
2 62 (62.63%) Terraform
3 61 (61.62%) Linux
4 60 (60.61%) DevOps
5 57 (57.58%) Ansible
6 54 (54.55%) Python
7 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (50.51%) AWS
8 50 (50.51%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (47.47%) Kubernetes
10 42 (42.42%) Configuration Management
11 37 (37.37%) Microservices
12 32 (32.32%) Jenkins
13 27 (27.27%) Finance
13 27 (27.27%) Windows
14 26 (26.26%) Bash Shell
14 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
15 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
15 25 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
16 24 (24.24%) C#
16 24 (24.24%) Azure
16 24 (24.24%) AWS Certification
17 23 (23.23%) Go
17 23 (23.23%) CentOS
17 23 (23.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (23.23%) Ruby
18 22 (22.22%) .NET
18 22 (22.22%) SpecFlow
18 22 (22.22%) GitLab

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 3 (3.03%) Apache
1 3 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) JBoss
3 1 (1.01%) nginx
3 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.02%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 50 (50.51%) AWS
2 24 (24.24%) Azure
3 22 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (13.13%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (13.13%) GitHub
5 12 (12.12%) GCP
6 11 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (6.06%) SaaS
8 4 (4.04%) Amazon S3
8 4 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (4.04%) IaaS
8 4 (4.04%) PaaS
8 4 (4.04%) Serverless
9 3 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (2.02%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (2.02%) CloudFront
10 2 (2.02%) Lucidchart
10 2 (2.02%) Route 53
10 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) DNS
1 2 (2.02%) Firewall
1 2 (2.02%) MPLS
1 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.02%) VLAN
1 2 (2.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.02%) Big Data
4 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (32.32%) Jenkins
2 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
3 22 (22.22%) GitLab
3 22 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 19 (19.19%) Selenium
5 17 (17.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (17.17%) Protractor
6 15 (15.15%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.05%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.02%) JIRA
9 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.01%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.01%) GoCD
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (27.27%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Law
3 14 (14.14%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.03%) Games
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) AWS Engineer
3 22 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 22 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Platform Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 11 (11.11%) Tester
7 9 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
7 9 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Developer in Test
10 6 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) .NET
2 18 (18.18%) JSON
3 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
3 17 (17.17%) JAXB
3 17 (17.17%) XML
4 14 (14.14%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (10.10%) Node.js
6 9 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.02%) Akka
7 2 (2.02%) Kafka
8 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.01%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
1 10 (10.10%) Public Cloud
2 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
2 9 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 61 (61.62%) Linux
2 27 (27.27%) Windows
3 23 (23.23%) CentOS
3 23 (23.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.02%) DC/OS
5 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.61%) DevOps
2 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.42%) Configuration Management
4 37 (37.37%) Microservices
5 25 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
6 22 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 22 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 21 (21.21%) Deployment Automation
8 18 (18.18%) Open Source
8 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.16%) IT Strategy
9 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (15.15%) High Availability
10 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Automation
10 15 (15.15%) Load Balancing
11 13 (13.13%) E-Procurement
11 13 (13.13%) Migration
11 13 (13.13%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.55%) Python
2 26 (26.26%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.24%) C#
3 24 (24.24%) PowerShell
4 23 (23.23%) Go
4 23 (23.23%) Ruby
5 15 (15.15%) SQL
6 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.05%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.02%) Java
8 2 (2.02%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) AWS Certification
2 16 (16.16%) RHCE
3 8 (8.08%) Degree
3 8 (8.08%) MCSA
3 8 (8.08%) MCSE
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) QA
System Software
1 63 (63.64%) Docker
2 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 62 (62.63%) Terraform
2 57 (57.58%) Ansible
3 50 (50.51%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (47.47%) Kubernetes
5 15 (15.15%) Grafana
5 15 (15.15%) Prometheus
6 13 (13.13%) Graphite
7 2 (2.02%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.02%) Marathon
7 2 (2.02%) Mesos
7 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.02%) SCCM
8 1 (1.01%) Graylog
8 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.01%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) VMware
2 14 (14.14%) Splunk
3 11 (11.11%) SaltStack
4 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) Google
7 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.02%) Sparx
7 2 (2.02%) Veeam
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco
8 1 (1.01%) NetApp
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle
8 1 (1.01%) SAP