Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 71 81
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 66 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.76% 2.70% 2.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 51.56% 19.46% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 107 26 19
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +58.82% -
10th Percentile £43,461 £36,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £69,000
North East median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +52.94% +41.67%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 128 149 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.17% 13.86% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 116 134 68
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £57,000
North East median annual salary £48,500 £37,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +30.20% -3.25% +10.00%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Tyne and Wear

Puppet
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Puppet in Tyne and Wear

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Tyne and Wear

Puppet
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 64 £55,000 -19.41% 8
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Sunderland +4 1 £50,000 +42.86%
Puppet
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 64 (96.97%) DevOps
2 51 (77.27%) Ansible
3 50 (75.76%) Configuration Management
4 46 (69.70%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (51.52%) Bash Shell
7 31 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (45.45%) Linux
8 30 (45.45%) Mentoring
9 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
10 26 (39.39%) Docker
11 25 (37.88%) Python
12 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
13 23 (34.85%) Analytics
14 22 (33.33%) Coaching
15 21 (31.82%) Data Analytics
15 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
16 19 (28.79%) Java
17 18 (27.27%) Perl
17 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (22.73%) Mesos
18 15 (22.73%) Docker Swarm
19 14 (21.21%) Ruby
19 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
19 14 (21.21%) TeamCity
20 13 (19.70%) Finance
20 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
21 11 (16.67%) C++
21 11 (16.67%) Terraform
21 11 (16.67%) Kubernetes

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (4.55%) Apache Solr
1 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (13.64%) IaaS
3 9 (13.64%) PaaS
4 6 (9.09%) Datadog
4 6 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.55%) SaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.52%) Office 365
7 1 (1.52%) Route 53
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) VLAN
3 1 (1.52%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.12%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.55%) Redis
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 14 (21.21%) TeamCity
4 9 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.55%) GitLab
6 1 (1.52%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.52%) Gatling
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) AWS DevOps
2 10 (15.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
3 9 (13.64%) Senior DevOps
3 9 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) DevOps Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Server Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Server Support
7 2 (3.03%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) JSON
2 1 (1.52%) LESS
2 1 (1.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) RESTful
2 1 (1.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Podcast
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 5 (7.58%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) Unix
5 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (96.97%) DevOps
2 50 (75.76%) Configuration Management
3 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 23 (34.85%) Analytics
6 22 (33.33%) Coaching
7 21 (31.82%) Data Analytics
7 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.64%) Microservices
9 9 (13.64%) Presales
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.61%) Open Source
12 6 (9.09%) BDD
12 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (9.09%) High Availability
12 6 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
13 4 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
13 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) Bash Shell
2 25 (37.88%) Python
3 19 (28.79%) Java
4 18 (27.27%) Perl
5 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
5 14 (21.21%) Ruby
6 11 (16.67%) C++
7 6 (9.09%) C
8 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.55%) SQL
10 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) Docker
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (77.27%) Ansible
2 46 (69.70%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (22.73%) Docker Swarm
3 15 (22.73%) Mesos
4 11 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 11 (16.67%) Terraform
5 7 (10.61%) Nagios
6 6 (9.09%) Packer
7 3 (4.55%) Cobbler
8 2 (3.03%) vMotion
9 1 (1.52%) Consul
9 1 (1.52%) Grafana
9 1 (1.52%) Icinga
9 1 (1.52%) Kibana
9 1 (1.52%) logstash
9 1 (1.52%) Rancher
9 1 (1.52%) Salt
9 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) New Relic
2 6 (9.09%) Splunk
3 5 (7.58%) Google
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) Riverbed