Period
to 22 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 73 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 42 10 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.18% 1.08% 2.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.81% 7.75% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 21
10th Percentile - - £36,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,250 £40,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year +65.63% -19.19% -8.27%
75th Percentile £82,500 £56,813 £60,652
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +7.80%

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 212 129 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.06% 13.90% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 163 120 76
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,875 £37,500 £34,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +12.43% -11.05%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,275
90th Percentile £80,500 £71,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 22 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +14 41 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Northumberland - 1 £70,000 -
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (97.62%) Terraform
3 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (80.95%) Kubernetes
5 33 (78.57%) AWS
6 26 (61.90%) Configuration Management
6 26 (61.90%) Docker
7 25 (59.52%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (59.52%) CI/CD
8 24 (57.14%) Ansible
8 24 (57.14%) Jenkins
9 23 (54.76%) Linux
9 23 (54.76%) Infrastructure as Code
10 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (40.48%) Azure
11 17 (40.48%) Python
11 17 (40.48%) Scrum
11 17 (40.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (35.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 15 (35.71%) Bash
12 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
13 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
14 9 (21.43%) GitHub
14 9 (21.43%) Migration
14 9 (21.43%) QA
14 9 (21.43%) SQL
14 9 (21.43%) Prometheus
14 9 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
14 9 (21.43%) Go
14 9 (21.43%) GCP

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 7 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (78.57%) AWS
2 17 (40.48%) AWS CloudFormation
2 17 (40.48%) Azure
3 9 (21.43%) GCP
3 9 (21.43%) GitHub
4 7 (16.67%) Apigee
4 7 (16.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 7 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (16.67%) IaaS
4 7 (16.67%) OpenShift
4 7 (16.67%) PaaS
5 6 (14.29%) SaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.38%) GitHub Actions
6 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Power BI
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 7 (16.67%) GitLab
4 7 (16.67%) Maven
4 7 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 6 (14.29%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (16.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 7 (16.67%) Law
1 7 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (38.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Database Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) ARM Templates
2 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 6 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) Configuration Management
4 25 (59.52%) CI/CD
5 23 (54.76%) Infrastructure as Code
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (40.48%) Scrum
8 15 (35.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (21.43%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (19.05%) Open Source
10 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
11 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
11 7 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
11 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Software Deployment
11 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) Bash
2 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (21.43%) Go
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (97.62%) Terraform
2 34 (80.95%) Kubernetes
3 25 (59.52%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (57.14%) Ansible
5 9 (21.43%) Prometheus
6 7 (16.67%) Fluentd
6 7 (16.67%) Kibana
7 6 (14.29%) CFEngine
8 2 (4.76%) Grafana
9 1 (2.38%) Consul
9 1 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (2.38%) Graphite
9 1 (2.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
1 8 (19.05%) Splunk
2 1 (2.38%) Databricks
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.38%) VMware