Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 85 113
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 28 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.81% 1.78% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.95% 25.26% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 3
North East median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +41.67% -36.46%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,875 £40,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

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 156 95 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.11% 7.06% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 145 82 8
North East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,949 £67,788
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -7 23 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Teesside - 4 £50,000 -
Durham -15 1 £28,500 -24.00%
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (46.43%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (46.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (42.86%) Terraform
4 12 (42.86%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) Docker
6 10 (35.71%) Ansible
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
7 9 (32.14%) Ruby
7 9 (32.14%) Pega
7 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 9 (32.14%) ZABBIX
7 9 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (32.14%) Documentum
7 9 (32.14%) Build Automation
7 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
7 9 (32.14%) Case Management
8 8 (28.57%) GitHub
8 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 8 (28.57%) Middleware
8 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon S3

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 9 (32.14%) Documentum
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) nginx
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (46.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (28.57%) GitHub
5 7 (25.00%) Amazon S3
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (10.71%) SaaS
8 2 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (7.14%) Serverless
9 1 (3.57%) Datadog
9 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (14.29%) Hudson
6 3 (10.71%) Grunt
6 3 (10.71%) gulp
7 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA
7 1 (3.57%) Maven
7 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
4 3 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) REST
3 5 (17.86%) SOAP
3 5 (17.86%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
4 3 (10.71%) JAX-RS
4 3 (10.71%) LAMP
4 3 (10.71%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) React
4 3 (10.71%) Sass
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 9 (32.14%) Build Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Case Management
5 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 6 (21.43%) Data Management
6 6 (21.43%) Open Source
6 6 (21.43%) SOA
7 5 (17.86%) BPEL
7 5 (17.86%) BPMN
7 5 (17.86%) Document Management
7 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) QMS
7 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Go
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 5 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Gluster
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) LXC
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (42.86%) Terraform
3 10 (35.71%) Ansible
4 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
4 9 (32.14%) ZABBIX
5 5 (17.86%) Packer
6 4 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (7.14%) Salt
8 1 (3.57%) Graphite
8 1 (3.57%) Graylog
8 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
8 1 (3.57%) Icinga
8 1 (3.57%) logstash
8 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Pega
2 5 (17.86%) EMC
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) Capita
5 1 (3.57%) New Relic
5 1 (3.57%) OpenText
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) VMware