The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Systems Management Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
58 78 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.25% 7.20% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 48
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £31,415
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Puppet
Wales

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 22 July 2014. 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 - 7 £37,500 - 1
Puppet
Wales

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Apache
5 8 (66.67%) Perl
5 8 (66.67%) UNIX
5 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (58.33%) CentOS
6 7 (58.33%) SaaS
6 7 (58.33%) Finance
7 6 (50.00%) Debian
7 6 (50.00%) Welsh Language
8 5 (41.67%) Xen
8 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
8 5 (41.67%) Nessus
8 5 (41.67%) Nmap
8 5 (41.67%) tcpdump
8 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (41.67%) Nagios
8 5 (41.67%) SAN
8 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 5 (41.67%) Python
8 5 (41.67%) HTTP
9 4 (33.33%) Solaris
9 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 4 (33.33%) AIX
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (33.33%) HP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
1 5 (41.67%) tcpdump
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) CentOS
4 6 (50.00%) Debian
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) SUSE
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) HPUX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Xen
2 5 (41.67%) Nmap
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nessus
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) YUM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
2 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Google
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