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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 92 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.66% 0.84% -
As % of the Systems Management category 20.51% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
39 77 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.22% 9.22% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 25
Average salary £39,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £21,685
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -22 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Puppet
Wales

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Zenoss
6 3 (33.33%) Nagios
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (22.22%) SaaS
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPLS
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (11.11%) yum
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
Monmouthshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago