The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / North West
Rank 138 145 215
Rank change year-on-year +7 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 123 96 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.03% 1.70% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.80% 26.45% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 110 53 28
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,800 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 459 363 372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.57% 6.43% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 393 270 285
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the North West

Puppet
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in the North West.

Salary trend for Puppet in the North West

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in the North West

Puppet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 114 £53,750 +19.44% 22
Merseyside 0 7 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Cheshire +15 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 170 (68.55%) Opscode Chef
2 168 (67.74%) DevOps
3 157 (63.31%) Linux
4 141 (56.85%) Python
5 120 (48.39%) Configuration Management
6 108 (43.55%) Amazon AWS
7 107 (43.15%) Ansible
8 100 (40.32%) Ruby
8 100 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (35.48%) Jenkins
11 81 (32.66%) Unix
12 74 (29.84%) SQL
13 67 (27.02%) OpenStack
14 65 (26.21%) Bash Shell
14 65 (26.21%) Docker
15 58 (23.39%) Windows
16 57 (22.98%) Scrum
17 56 (22.58%) Perl
17 56 (22.58%) Shell Script
18 55 (22.18%) Java
19 51 (20.56%) Oracle
20 49 (19.76%) Red Hat
21 46 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
22 44 (17.74%) VMware
23 41 (16.53%) DSDM
24 39 (15.73%) SQL Server
24 39 (15.73%) vSphere
25 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
25 37 (14.92%) RUP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 67 (27.02%) OpenStack
2 33 (13.31%) CloudStack
3 32 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 19 (7.66%) Apache
5 17 (6.85%) WebSphere
6 16 (6.45%) JBoss
6 16 (6.45%) Tomcat
7 14 (5.65%) Apache Spark
8 13 (5.24%) IIS
9 12 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (4.44%) nginx
11 9 (3.63%) Apache Solr
11 9 (3.63%) Jetty
12 4 (1.61%) Confluence
13 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.40%) Mongrel
14 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 108 (43.55%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (18.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.05%) PaaS
4 12 (4.84%) OpenShift
5 11 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (4.44%) SaaS
6 10 (4.03%) Amazon S3
7 9 (3.63%) IaaS
8 5 (2.02%) GitHub
9 4 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.61%) Office 365
10 2 (0.81%) Heroku
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.40%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.40%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.90%) Firewall
2 31 (12.50%) Internet
3 21 (8.47%) DNS
4 20 (8.06%) Broadband
5 17 (6.85%) SAN
6 15 (6.05%) Ethernet
6 15 (6.05%) TACACS
6 15 (6.05%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (4.03%) Kerberos
7 10 (4.03%) LAN
7 10 (4.03%) WAN
8 9 (3.63%) MPLS
8 9 (3.63%) VoIP
9 8 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
9 8 (3.23%) BGP
9 8 (3.23%) MRTG
9 8 (3.23%) SNMP
10 7 (2.82%) IPv6
11 6 (2.42%) HTTP
12 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.87%) Big Data
3 21 (8.47%) Hadoop
4 20 (8.06%) MySQL
5 13 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (5.24%) Redis
6 10 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (4.03%) Couchbase
6 10 (4.03%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.23%) Riak
8 7 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.21%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 88 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.48%) TeamCity
4 21 (8.47%) Vagrant
5 17 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (5.65%) Subversion
8 12 (4.84%) Hudson
8 12 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (4.03%) JIRA
11 9 (3.63%) GoCD
11 9 (3.63%) Gradle
12 8 (3.23%) Maven
13 7 (2.82%) Ant
13 7 (2.82%) Mercurial
13 7 (2.82%) MSBuild
14 6 (2.42%) GitLab
15 5 (2.02%) ClearCase
16 4 (1.61%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (9.68%) Finance
2 20 (8.06%) Retail
3 19 (7.66%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.85%) Banking
5 7 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.42%) Marketing
7 5 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (2.02%) Electronics
7 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.02%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (45.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (15.32%) Platform Engineer
3 36 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (10.08%) Developer
5 23 (9.27%) Architect
6 22 (8.87%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (8.87%) Cloud Architect
7 21 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (6.85%) Automation Engineer
9 16 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (6.05%) Software Engineer
11 13 (5.24%) DevOps Architect
12 11 (4.44%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.44%) Support Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Unix Engineer
14 9 (3.63%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.90%) Web Services
2 25 (10.08%) .NET
3 18 (7.26%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (4.44%) HTML
5 10 (4.03%) LAMP
6 9 (3.63%) CSS
6 9 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.23%) Lucene
7 8 (3.23%) React
7 8 (3.23%) XML
8 7 (2.82%) Node.js
8 7 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (2.42%) J2EE
10 5 (2.02%) jQuery
10 5 (2.02%) JSON
10 5 (2.02%) SOAP
11 4 (1.61%) MSMQ
11 4 (1.61%) RESTful
12 3 (1.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.84%) Clustering
2 9 (3.63%) iPad
3 8 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 157 (63.31%) Linux
2 81 (32.66%) Unix
3 58 (23.39%) Windows
4 28 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (10.08%) CentOS
6 18 (7.26%) Debian
6 18 (7.26%) Ubuntu
6 18 (7.26%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.23%) Android
7 8 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.02%) HPUX
10 4 (1.61%) Fedora
10 4 (1.61%) Solaris
10 4 (1.61%) SUSE
11 2 (0.81%) AIX
12 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (67.74%) DevOps
2 120 (48.39%) Configuration Management
3 100 (40.32%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (22.98%) Scrum
6 41 (16.53%) DSDM
7 37 (14.92%) RUP
8 24 (9.68%) ITIL
9 22 (8.87%) Coaching
10 21 (8.47%) Open Source
11 20 (8.06%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 19 (7.66%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.26%) TDD
14 15 (6.05%) Kanban
14 15 (6.05%) Network Management
14 15 (6.05%) Web Development
15 14 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (5.65%) Microservices
15 14 (5.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 141 (56.85%) Python
2 100 (40.32%) Ruby
3 74 (29.84%) SQL
4 65 (26.21%) Bash Shell
5 56 (22.58%) Perl
5 56 (22.58%) Shell Script
6 55 (22.18%) Java
7 32 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 30 (12.10%) Go
9 28 (11.29%) PHP
10 20 (8.06%) C++
11 17 (6.85%) C#
12 10 (4.03%) JavaScript
13 7 (2.82%) Groovy
14 5 (2.02%) C
14 5 (2.02%) Scala
15 4 (1.61%) Korn
16 3 (1.21%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.81%) Smalltalk
17 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.05%) CCNP
3 13 (5.24%) Degree
4 8 (3.23%) JNCIP
5 3 (1.21%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) RHCE
6 2 (0.81%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.47%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.02%) QA
4 4 (1.61%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) GCP
5 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (26.21%) Docker
2 39 (15.73%) vSphere
3 35 (14.11%) Xen
4 32 (12.90%) XenServer
5 29 (11.69%) Active Directory
6 21 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (5.65%) vCloud
8 12 (4.84%) PowerHA
9 10 (4.03%) Hyper-V
10 7 (2.82%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.81%) KVM
11 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.40%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.40%) oVirt
12 1 (0.40%) Varnish
12 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 170 (68.55%) Opscode Chef
2 107 (43.15%) Ansible
3 33 (13.31%) Nagios
4 32 (12.90%) Terraform
5 31 (12.50%) Tivoli
6 30 (12.10%) Cobbler
7 28 (11.29%) Salt
8 26 (10.48%) SCCM
9 15 (6.05%) Kibana
9 15 (6.05%) logstash
9 15 (6.05%) OpenNMS
9 15 (6.05%) RANCID
10 12 (4.84%) CFEngine
11 8 (3.23%) Cacti
12 7 (2.82%) Graphite
12 7 (2.82%) Packer
12 7 (2.82%) vMotion
13 6 (2.42%) Kubernetes
14 5 (2.02%) Icinga
14 5 (2.02%) Mesos
Vendors
1 51 (20.56%) Oracle
2 49 (19.76%) Red Hat
3 44 (17.74%) VMware
4 32 (12.90%) EnterpriseDB
5 28 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 23 (9.27%) Cisco
7 21 (8.47%) Google
8 16 (6.45%) Juniper
9 15 (6.05%) Ericsson
9 15 (6.05%) Huawei
10 12 (4.84%) Veritas
11 10 (4.03%) SaltStack
12 9 (3.63%) Zerto
13 8 (3.23%) Brocade
14 7 (2.82%) Foundry
14 7 (2.82%) Veeam
14 7 (2.82%) ZyXEL
15 5 (2.02%) SAP
16 4 (1.61%) HP
17 3 (1.21%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Large Pension + Flexible Bonus's
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + car, pension, health, dental etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Research Councils UK
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago