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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 87 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.59% 0.40% -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.07% 7.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
58 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.87% 5.64% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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
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 5 May 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
Caerphilly - 4 £45,000 -
Cardiff +5 3 £41,000 -3.52% 1
Puppet
Wales

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (35.71%) CentOS
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (35.71%) Ansible
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) Clustering
7 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (28.57%) Firmware
8 4 (28.57%) NetApp
8 4 (28.57%) Veritas
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) Dell
8 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Solaris
8 4 (28.57%) SAP
8 4 (28.57%) UNIX
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) VPLS
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) JMeter
1 2 (14.29%) NetBeans
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Welsh Language
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) COM
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) CentOS
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Resilience Testing
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Server
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Zenoss
3 1 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago