Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 68 94
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 30 43 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.30% 3.21% 1.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.61% 27.04% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 38
Median annual salary £49,500 £52,925 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.47% -9.91% +67.86%
10th Percentile £36,500 £44,606 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,560 £77,875
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 98 159 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.51% 11.87% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 82 132 153
Median annual salary £42,176 £43,848 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.81% +25.28% +7.69%
10th Percentile £30,125 £21,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,900 £71,560 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 2 April 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 2 April 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 +1 28 £49,500 -8.27% 6
Durham +1 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 23 (76.67%) Terraform
2 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (70.00%) DevOps
3 19 (63.33%) AWS
4 15 (50.00%) Migration
5 13 (43.33%) Ansible
6 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 10 (33.33%) Linux
8 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (33.33%) Public Cloud
9 9 (30.00%) Azure
10 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 8 (26.67%) Python
10 8 (26.67%) Rundeck
10 8 (26.67%) GCP
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (26.67%) GoCD
11 7 (23.33%) IT Strategy
11 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (23.33%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (23.33%) Docker
11 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (20.00%) Windows
13 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow

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 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) AWS
2 9 (30.00%) Azure
3 8 (26.67%) GCP
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) GoCD
4 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.33%) GitLab
General
1 4 (13.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
1 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Azure Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.00%) Express
1 3 (10.00%) Node.js
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 7 (23.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
2 15 (50.00%) Migration
3 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) IT Strategy
6 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
7 5 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (16.67%) ITSM
7 5 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) Microservices
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (10.00%) SDLC
9 3 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Terraform
2 13 (43.33%) Ansible
3 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (26.67%) Rundeck
5 2 (6.67%) Nagios
6 1 (3.33%) Grafana
6 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.33%) Packer
6 1 (3.33%) SCCM
6 1 (3.33%) SCOM
6 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.33%) VMware