The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 85 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 0.59% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.64% 11.48% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Puppet
Wales

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

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
83 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.31% 5.12% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 54
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Puppet
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Puppet Salary Trend in South Wales

Puppet
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in South Wales

Puppet
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +9 8 £42,500 +3.65%
Puppet
Wales

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) QEMU
7 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (31.25%) Dovecot
7 5 (31.25%) OpenVPN
7 5 (31.25%) Munin
7 5 (31.25%) OpenLDAP
7 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) KVM
7 5 (31.25%) Pacemaker
7 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Nagios
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) Hudson
9 3 (18.75%) Open Source
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Ansible
9 3 (18.75%) Subversion

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (31.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 2 (12.50%) ClearQuest
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) VBScript
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Dovecot
1 5 (31.25%) KVM
1 5 (31.25%) QEMU
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (31.25%) Munin
2 5 (31.25%) Nagios
2 5 (31.25%) Pacemaker
3 3 (18.75%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware