Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 87 81
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 +106
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 174 227 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.61% 3.23% 3.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.79% 40.54% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 152 190 220
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% -2.70%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 702 560 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.54% 7.98% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 622 462 578
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £70,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Leeds -15 172 £50,000 -13.04% 27
Bradford -6 5 £47,000 +10.59% 2
Halifax - 2 £45,000 - 1
Puppet
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 144 (82.76%) DevOps
2 137 (78.74%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (70.11%) Linux
4 107 (61.49%) Ansible
5 106 (60.92%) Python
6 98 (56.32%) Configuration Management
7 95 (54.60%) Amazon AWS
8 87 (50.00%) Ruby
9 79 (45.40%) Bash Shell
10 74 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (39.08%) Docker
12 64 (36.78%) Jenkins
12 64 (36.78%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (33.33%) Unix
14 48 (27.59%) Terraform
15 44 (25.29%) Shell Script
16 39 (22.41%) Oracle
16 39 (22.41%) Deployment Automation
17 38 (21.84%) Cobbler
18 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (20.11%) SQL
20 33 (18.97%) Finance
21 31 (17.82%) Scrum
21 31 (17.82%) Java
22 29 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 29 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 28 (16.09%) Vagrant
23 28 (16.09%) Red Hat
23 28 (16.09%) Kubernetes
24 27 (15.52%) RUP

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 19 (10.92%) CloudStack
1 19 (10.92%) OpenStack
2 12 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.60%) Apache
3 8 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.02%) nginx
5 6 (3.45%) JBoss
5 6 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.30%) Confluence
7 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.72%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 95 (54.60%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.47%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (4.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.45%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (2.87%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.87%) CloudFront
7 5 (2.87%) Route 53
7 5 (2.87%) Serverless
7 5 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (2.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.30%) GitHub
9 2 (1.15%) Loggly
9 2 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.32%) Firewall
2 8 (4.60%) SAN
3 5 (2.87%) LAN
3 5 (2.87%) NAS
3 5 (2.87%) Network Security
3 5 (2.87%) VPN
3 5 (2.87%) WAN
4 3 (1.72%) HTTP
4 3 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (1.72%) SSL
4 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.15%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.62%) MySQL
3 13 (7.47%) Redis
4 6 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon Aurora
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.72%) Big Data
6 3 (1.72%) HBase
6 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.15%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 64 (36.78%) Jenkins
2 28 (16.09%) Vagrant
3 26 (14.94%) TeamCity
4 25 (14.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (12.07%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.90%) Subversion
7 9 (5.17%) Maven
7 9 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.60%) JIRA
9 6 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.45%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.87%) Hudson
10 5 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.30%) Ant
11 4 (2.30%) Liquibase
11 4 (2.30%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.30%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.15%) CA Release Automation
12 2 (1.15%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (18.97%) Finance
2 7 (4.02%) Games
3 5 (2.87%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.72%) Back Office
5 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (59.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (27.01%) Platform Engineer
3 36 (20.69%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (18.97%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (18.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 29 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
6 26 (14.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 17 (9.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.20%) Administrator
9 15 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (6.90%) Developer
10 12 (6.90%) DevOps Administrator
10 12 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 11 (6.32%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (6.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (5.17%) Junior
14 8 (4.60%) Junior DevOps
14 8 (4.60%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.94%) Node.js
2 24 (13.79%) Web Services
3 17 (9.77%) .NET
4 11 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (5.75%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (5.17%) LAMP
7 6 (3.45%) Spring
8 4 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.30%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.30%) HTML
8 4 (2.30%) JSON
9 3 (1.72%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.72%) Apache Tez
9 3 (1.72%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.72%) Kafka
9 3 (1.72%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.15%) React
11 1 (0.57%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
1 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (2.87%) Public Cloud
2 4 (2.30%) Clustering
2 4 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (1.15%) FMCG
3 2 (1.15%) NHS
3 2 (1.15%) Social Media
4 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 122 (70.11%) Linux
2 58 (33.33%) Unix
3 29 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (13.79%) CentOS
5 14 (8.05%) Windows
6 13 (7.47%) Debian
7 9 (5.17%) Solaris
8 7 (4.02%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.87%) AIX
9 5 (2.87%) HPUX
9 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (82.76%) DevOps
2 98 (56.32%) Configuration Management
3 74 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (36.78%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (22.41%) Deployment Automation
6 31 (17.82%) Scrum
7 27 (15.52%) DSDM
7 27 (15.52%) RUP
8 25 (14.37%) Open Source
9 23 (13.22%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (10.34%) High Availability
11 16 (9.20%) Software Engineering
12 14 (8.05%) ITIL
13 13 (7.47%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (5.75%) Presales
14 10 (5.75%) Test Automation
15 9 (5.17%) Mentoring
15 9 (5.17%) TDD
16 7 (4.02%) Microservices
16 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 106 (60.92%) Python
2 87 (50.00%) Ruby
3 79 (45.40%) Bash Shell
4 44 (25.29%) Shell Script
5 35 (20.11%) SQL
6 31 (17.82%) Java
7 21 (12.07%) PHP
8 20 (11.49%) PowerShell
9 18 (10.34%) C++
10 13 (7.47%) C#
11 11 (6.32%) Perl
12 7 (4.02%) Go
12 7 (4.02%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.45%) JavaScript
14 3 (1.72%) R
15 2 (1.15%) Java 8
15 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.15%) Scala
16 1 (0.57%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) MCSA
2 1 (0.57%) MCSE
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 68 (39.08%) Docker
2 19 (10.92%) vSphere
3 14 (8.05%) XenServer
4 10 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.17%) Xen
6 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.30%) KVM
7 3 (1.72%) Firmware
7 3 (1.72%) HDFS
7 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 137 (78.74%) Opscode Chef
2 107 (61.49%) Ansible
3 48 (27.59%) Terraform
4 38 (21.84%) Cobbler
5 28 (16.09%) Kubernetes
6 23 (13.22%) Packer
6 23 (13.22%) Tivoli
7 18 (10.34%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (9.77%) Salt
9 15 (8.62%) Rancher
10 11 (6.32%) Nagios
11 10 (5.75%) ZABBIX
12 6 (3.45%) SCCM
13 5 (2.87%) Capistrano
13 5 (2.87%) logstash
13 5 (2.87%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (2.87%) SELinux
14 4 (2.30%) Consul
14 4 (2.30%) Graphite
14 4 (2.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 39 (22.41%) Oracle
2 29 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (16.09%) Red Hat
4 22 (12.64%) SaltStack
5 21 (12.07%) EnterpriseDB
6 17 (9.77%) Google
7 13 (7.47%) VMware
8 9 (5.17%) Splunk
9 6 (3.45%) New Relic
10 5 (2.87%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.87%) HP
11 4 (2.30%) Citrix
12 3 (1.72%) Dynatrace
12 3 (1.72%) EMC
12 3 (1.72%) Twitter
13 2 (1.15%) Apple
13 2 (1.15%) Cisco
13 2 (1.15%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.57%) Atlassian