Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 66 70
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 55 10 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.50% 1.50% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.78% 14.08% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 10 19
10th Percentile " £42,000 £41,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £71,250 £54,688 £59,076
90th Percentile £85,000 £55,000 £70,699
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 198 71 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.22% 10.68% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 153 68 84
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,717 £32,875
25th Percentile £37,750 £35,938 £36,310
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,012
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -0.03% -7.19%
75th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £55,592
90th Percentile £84,750 £60,000 £70,315
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Puppet in the North East.

Salary trend for Puppet in the North East

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in the North East over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 2021. 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 +16 54 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Durham - 1 £52,500 -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 52 (94.55%) AWS
2 51 (92.73%) Kubernetes
2 51 (92.73%) Terraform
3 50 (90.91%) DevOps
4 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (67.27%) Linux
6 34 (61.82%) Docker
7 32 (58.18%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (52.73%) Configuration Management
10 26 (47.27%) Infrastructure as Code
11 23 (41.82%) Scrum
11 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
12 22 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
13 20 (36.36%) Migration
14 19 (34.55%) Ansible
15 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
15 13 (23.64%) Open Source
16 12 (21.82%) Azure
16 12 (21.82%) Python
16 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
16 12 (21.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
18 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
18 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
19 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
19 7 (12.73%) Perl
20 6 (10.91%) PaaS
20 6 (10.91%) IaaS

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 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 52 (94.55%) AWS
2 30 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (21.82%) Azure
3 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (10.91%) IaaS
4 6 (10.91%) PaaS
5 5 (9.09%) GCP
5 5 (9.09%) SaaS
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.82%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.82%) Serverless
7 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) BGP
2 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) IPv4
2 3 (5.45%) IPv6
2 3 (5.45%) OSPF
2 3 (5.45%) VPN
2 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) H.323
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (10.91%) GitLab
4 5 (9.09%) CircleCI
5 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (52.73%) AWS DevOps
2 29 (52.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 29 (52.73%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) ARM Templates
2 3 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) CentOS
3 5 (9.09%) Debian
4 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) DevOps
2 46 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (52.73%) Configuration Management
4 26 (47.27%) Infrastructure as Code
5 23 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (41.82%) Scrum
6 22 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
7 20 (36.36%) Migration
8 13 (23.64%) Open Source
9 12 (21.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 6 (10.91%) Load Balancing
10 6 (10.91%) Task Automation
11 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.27%) Critical Thinking
12 4 (7.27%) Load Testing
12 4 (7.27%) Service Management
13 3 (5.45%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (5.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Python
2 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.73%) Perl
3 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Jython
6 2 (3.64%) C
6 2 (3.64%) Go
6 2 (3.64%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) NIST
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 34 (61.82%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (92.73%) Kubernetes
1 51 (92.73%) Terraform
2 32 (58.18%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (34.55%) Ansible
4 5 (9.09%) CFEngine
4 5 (9.09%) Packer
5 3 (5.45%) Nagios
5 3 (5.45%) Proxmox
5 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.64%) Grafana
6 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.82%) Consul
7 1 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.82%) Graphite
7 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) SaltStack
2 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.64%) New Relic
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk