Period
to 19 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 49 94
Rank change year-on-year -25 +45 -15
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 28 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.22% 4.65% 1.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.56% 40.52% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 99 26
North East median annual salary £54,301 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% - +29.41%
10th Percentile £36,125 £43,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,867 £72,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 86 153 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.83% 11.47% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 74 140 144
North East median annual salary £41,852 £48,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.81% +37.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,350 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £65,420
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the North East

Puppet
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Puppet in the North East

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the North East over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the North East

Puppet
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Tyne and Wear -18 27 £59,102 +7.46% 5
Durham -6 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 17 (60.71%) Terraform
2 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) AWS
3 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 12 (42.86%) DevOps
4 11 (39.29%) Python
4 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (35.71%) Ansible
5 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
6 9 (32.14%) Migration
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (28.57%) Public Sector
8 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (25.00%) GCP
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.00%) Azure
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (21.43%) ITSM

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Azure
2 7 (25.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) GoCD
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (28.57%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Architect
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.71%) Express
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 12 (42.86%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (32.14%) Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (21.43%) IT Strategy
7 6 (21.43%) ITSM
7 6 (21.43%) Microservices
7 6 (21.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.86%) Cloud Operations
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (10.71%) Service Design
9 3 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Terraform
2 10 (35.71%) Ansible
2 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.71%) Rundeck
4 1 (3.57%) Grafana
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) vMotion
4 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) VMware