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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 30 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.25% - 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
10 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.13% 16.55% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 1
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -14.51%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Nmap
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nmap
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Munin
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat