Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 74 102
Rank change year-on-year +25 +28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 72 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.09% 2.16% 1.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 54.55% 18.12% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 110 20 15
North East median annual salary £55,000 £69,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.29% +62.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £41,125 £38,325 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,250 £65,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 132 138 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.34% 11.91% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 122 114 91
North East median annual salary £48,500 £39,756 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.99% -0.61% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,125 £23,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £48,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +11 62 £55,000 -20.29% 15
Durham - 2 £47,500 -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 70 (97.22%) DevOps
2 54 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (69.44%) Configuration Management
4 48 (66.67%) Ansible
5 45 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (51.39%) Bash Shell
7 37 (51.39%) Docker
8 35 (48.61%) Linux
9 32 (44.44%) Jenkins
10 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
11 25 (34.72%) Java
12 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
14 20 (27.78%) Analytics
14 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
14 20 (27.78%) Python
15 19 (26.39%) Test Automation
15 19 (26.39%) MongoDB
15 19 (26.39%) Data Analytics
16 16 (22.22%) DNS
17 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
17 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
17 15 (20.83%) Kubernetes
17 15 (20.83%) Coaching
18 14 (19.44%) Docker Swarm
18 14 (19.44%) Terraform
19 13 (18.06%) Mesos
19 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
20 12 (16.67%) 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 11 (15.28%) Apache Solr
1 11 (15.28%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (15.28%) SaaS
5 10 (13.89%) IaaS
5 10 (13.89%) PaaS
6 6 (8.33%) Datadog
7 5 (6.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (4.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.39%) Office 365
9 1 (1.39%) Route 53
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) DNS
2 11 (15.28%) Internet
2 11 (15.28%) SSL
3 2 (2.78%) NAS
3 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
3 2 (2.78%) VSAN
4 1 (1.39%) DHCP
4 1 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) MongoDB
2 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (15.28%) MySQL
4 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.72%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.94%) Redis
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.78%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 32 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
4 9 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.56%) GitLab
6 3 (4.17%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) Ant
7 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.78%) Gatling
7 2 (2.78%) NeoLoad
7 2 (2.78%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.39%) Subversion
8 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (23.61%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 13 (18.06%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (18.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Architect
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
7 8 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Linux Server Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) CSS3
4 1 (1.39%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.39%) HTML5
4 1 (1.39%) JSON
4 1 (1.39%) LESS
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) RESTful
4 1 (1.39%) Sass
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Podcast
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Unix
4 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.56%) CentOS
5 4 (5.56%) Debian
5 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.39%) Fedora
6 1 (1.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (97.22%) DevOps
2 50 (69.44%) Configuration Management
3 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 20 (27.78%) Analytics
6 19 (26.39%) Data Analytics
6 19 (26.39%) Test Automation
7 15 (20.83%) Coaching
8 12 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (15.28%) Benchmarking
9 11 (15.28%) Load Testing
9 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.50%) Open Source
10 9 (12.50%) Presales
11 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.72%) BDD
12 7 (9.72%) High Availability
13 6 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (6.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) Bash Shell
2 25 (34.72%) Java
3 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 20 (27.78%) Python
4 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.67%) Ruby
6 11 (15.28%) C++
6 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
7 10 (13.89%) Perl
8 7 (9.72%) C
9 5 (6.94%) SQL
10 3 (4.17%) C#
11 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.39%) VB
11 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (51.39%) Docker
2 11 (15.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.39%) KVM
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.39%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (66.67%) Ansible
3 15 (20.83%) Kubernetes
4 14 (19.44%) Docker Swarm
4 14 (19.44%) Terraform
5 13 (18.06%) Mesos
6 11 (15.28%) Cobbler
7 8 (11.11%) Nagios
8 7 (9.72%) Packer
9 2 (2.78%) Consul
9 2 (2.78%) Grafana
9 2 (2.78%) Kibana
9 2 (2.78%) logstash
9 2 (2.78%) Rancher
9 2 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.39%) Icinga
10 1 (1.39%) Salt
10 1 (1.39%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) New Relic
2 7 (9.72%) Splunk
2 7 (9.72%) VMware
3 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.56%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.78%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.39%) Siebel