Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 97 87
Rank change year-on-year +51 -10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 66 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.93% 1.81% 1.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.77% 17.83% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 26 20
North East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.41% +41.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £30,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £68,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 158 157 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.79% 10.17% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 144 146 84
North East median annual salary £48,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.62% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,575 £23,500 £22,575
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,300 £58,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +33 57 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Durham +19 3 £47,500 +66.67%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 63 (95.45%) DevOps
2 57 (86.36%) Configuration Management
3 49 (74.24%) Ansible
3 49 (74.24%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (53.03%) Linux
6 34 (51.52%) Bash Shell
7 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (42.42%) Mentoring
9 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
9 27 (40.91%) Docker
10 26 (39.39%) Java
11 24 (36.36%) Python
12 23 (34.85%) Analytics
12 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
13 22 (33.33%) Test Automation
14 21 (31.82%) Data Analytics
14 21 (31.82%) Coaching
15 20 (30.30%) Perl
16 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (22.73%) Mesos
18 14 (21.21%) Ruby
19 13 (19.70%) Finance
19 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (19.70%) C++
19 13 (19.70%) TeamCity
19 13 (19.70%) Docker Swarm
20 10 (15.15%) Microservices
20 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
20 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement

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 6 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (12.12%) IaaS
3 8 (12.12%) PaaS
4 6 (9.09%) SaaS
5 5 (7.58%) Datadog
6 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 8 (12.12%) Internet
2 8 (12.12%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.58%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (19.70%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.03%) GitLab
6 1 (1.52%) gulp
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Architect
5 8 (12.12%) DevOps Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Senior DevOps
6 7 (10.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Server Support
9 2 (3.03%) Server Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) JAX-RS
2 1 (1.52%) JSON
2 1 (1.52%) LESS
2 1 (1.52%) RESTful
2 1 (1.52%) Sass
2 1 (1.52%) Spring
2 1 (1.52%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.52%) Podcast
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Debian
3 8 (12.12%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 4 (6.06%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (95.45%) DevOps
2 57 (86.36%) Configuration Management
3 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (42.42%) Mentoring
5 23 (34.85%) Analytics
6 22 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 21 (31.82%) Coaching
7 21 (31.82%) Data Analytics
8 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (15.15%) Microservices
10 8 (12.12%) Benchmarking
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) Load Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Presales
11 6 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (9.09%) Open Source
12 5 (7.58%) BDD
12 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (7.58%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) Bash Shell
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 24 (36.36%) Python
4 20 (30.30%) Perl
5 14 (21.21%) Ruby
6 13 (19.70%) C++
7 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.58%) C
9 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) C#
10 1 (1.52%) SQL
10 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.52%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
5 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (74.24%) Ansible
1 49 (74.24%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (22.73%) Mesos
3 13 (19.70%) Docker Swarm
4 8 (12.12%) Terraform
5 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
5 6 (9.09%) Nagios
6 5 (7.58%) Cobbler
6 5 (7.58%) Packer
7 2 (3.03%) vMotion
8 1 (1.52%) Icinga
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Google
2 6 (9.09%) New Relic
3 5 (7.58%) Splunk
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft