Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 92 73
Rank change year-on-year +28 -19 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 27 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.71% 1.21% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.75% 11.19% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 27
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% -57.65% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £67,375 £61,625 £105,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 80 143 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.03% 10.85% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 30
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +46.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £27,325 £33,125 £25,450
90th Percentile £66,025 £61,875 £87,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Merseyside

Puppet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Puppet in Merseyside

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Merseyside

Puppet
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +17 5 £64,500 +79.17%
Wirral - 4 £37,000 -
St Helens -6 3 £35,000 -
Puppet
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 27 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (96.30%) Linux
3 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (92.59%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (92.59%) DevOps
4 23 (85.19%) Windows
5 22 (81.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (77.78%) Big Data
7 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
7 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
8 19 (70.37%) Hibernate
8 19 (70.37%) Requirements Management
8 19 (70.37%) JIRA
8 19 (70.37%) GitHub
8 19 (70.37%) Bitbucket
8 19 (70.37%) ZABBIX
8 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
8 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (70.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (59.26%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (48.15%) TDD
10 13 (48.15%) Life Science
10 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
11 12 (44.44%) Apache
12 11 (40.74%) ETL
12 11 (40.74%) SQL
12 11 (40.74%) Data Security
12 11 (40.74%) Data Integration
12 11 (40.74%) Analytics

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (81.48%) AWS CloudFormation
2 19 (70.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 19 (70.37%) GitHub
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) Big Data
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
2 19 (70.37%) Bitbucket
2 19 (70.37%) JIRA
3 10 (37.04%) JUnit
3 10 (37.04%) Selenium
3 10 (37.04%) SonarQube
4 5 (18.52%) Ant
4 5 (18.52%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (18.52%) Gradle
4 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) NuGet
7 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
2 8 (29.63%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (18.52%) Database Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Database Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Lead DevOps
1 5 (18.52%) Test Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Automation Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) Administrator
3 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (3.70%) Database Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Database Specialist
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (3.70%) Release Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Hibernate
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Life Science
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) CentOS
4 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (92.59%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (92.59%) DevOps
2 19 (70.37%) Requirements Management
3 16 (59.26%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 11 (40.74%) Analytics
5 11 (40.74%) Data Integration
5 11 (40.74%) Data Security
5 11 (40.74%) ETL
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 5 (18.52%) Build Automation
8 5 (18.52%) Database Security
8 5 (18.52%) Dependency Management
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
9 4 (14.81%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (70.37%) ZABBIX
3 11 (40.74%) Ambari
4 5 (18.52%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Hortonworks
2 6 (22.22%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.70%) Talend