The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank - 34 37
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.64% 2.29%
As % of the Systems Management category - 9.09% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £31,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.08%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Puppet
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Systems Management Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
21 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.82% 7.01% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Puppet
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Belfast region.

Puppet Salary Trend in Belfast

Puppet
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef