Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 73 89
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 +27
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 46 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.72% 2.65% 2.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.71% 27.59% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 11
North East median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50% -13.25%
10th Percentile £34,500 £26,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £70,250 £42,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 113 116 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.69% 9.62% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 105 106 63
North East median annual salary £45,000 £32,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% -7.86% -
10th Percentile £26,550 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 2018. 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 -9 30 £50,000 +46.41% 10
Durham +3 7 £60,000 +71.43%
Teesside - 2 £42,500 -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 44 (95.65%) DevOps
2 36 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (71.74%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (63.04%) Configuration Management
5 28 (60.87%) Linux
6 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
7 24 (52.17%) Terraform
8 22 (47.83%) Ansible
8 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
9 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (41.30%) Java
10 18 (39.13%) Python
11 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (36.96%) Docker
12 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
13 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
14 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
15 13 (28.26%) DNS
16 12 (26.09%) Kubernetes
17 11 (23.91%) AWS CloudFormation
17 11 (23.91%) Games
17 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (21.74%) MySQL
18 10 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
19 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 9 (19.57%) C++
19 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
19 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
20 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
20 8 (17.39%) Ruby

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 8 (17.39%) Apache Solr
2 7 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (23.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (17.39%) SaaS
5 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
8 3 (6.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (6.52%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (6.52%) Datadog
8 3 (6.52%) Serverless
9 2 (4.35%) IaaS
9 2 (4.35%) PaaS
10 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) Internet
2 7 (15.22%) SSL
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) NAS
4 2 (4.35%) Network Security
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (21.74%) MySQL
4 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (15.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (10.87%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.70%) Redis
8 3 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (4.35%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.39%) Bitbucket
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
4 6 (13.04%) Maven
5 5 (10.87%) Ant
6 3 (6.52%) GitLab
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.35%) Gatling
7 2 (4.35%) NeoLoad
8 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.17%) Grunt
8 1 (2.17%) gulp
8 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (23.91%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Law
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) Cloud Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (6.52%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.17%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.17%) React
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) Sass
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Online Gambling
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Debian
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Fedora
6 1 (2.17%) SUSE
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) DevOps
2 29 (63.04%) Configuration Management
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (21.74%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Benchmarking
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Innovative Thinking
9 4 (8.70%) Open Source
9 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.52%) UX Design
11 2 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
11 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
11 2 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
2 19 (41.30%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) Python
4 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) C++
5 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
6 8 (17.39%) Ruby
7 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 5 (10.87%) C#
9 4 (8.70%) C
10 1 (2.17%) Java 8
10 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) AWS Certification
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Docker
2 7 (15.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (71.74%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (52.17%) Terraform
3 22 (47.83%) Ansible
4 12 (26.09%) Kubernetes
5 8 (17.39%) Packer
6 7 (15.22%) Cobbler
7 5 (10.87%) Nagios
8 2 (4.35%) Consul
8 2 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (4.35%) Grafana
8 2 (4.35%) Kibana
8 2 (4.35%) logstash
8 2 (4.35%) Rancher
8 2 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
8 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Google
1 5 (10.87%) New Relic
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.70%) Splunk
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Capita
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Dynatrace
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Siebel