The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 95 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 1.12% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.21% 27.78% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Puppet
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
53 54 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.12% 4.03% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Puppet
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Wales

Puppet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
South Wales +2 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Nagios
3 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Munin
4 6 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Dovecot
4 6 (50.00%) OpenVPN
4 6 (50.00%) QEMU
4 6 (50.00%) KVM
4 6 (50.00%) Pacemaker
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Ansible
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) Server Building
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Clustering
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) HP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Swagger
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) Drush
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Server Building
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Dovecot
1 6 (50.00%) KVM
1 6 (50.00%) QEMU
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (8.33%) Ceph
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (8.33%) GlusterFS
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (8.33%) LXC
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Nagios
2 6 (50.00%) Munin
2 6 (50.00%) Pacemaker
3 4 (33.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Salt
4 1 (8.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Veritas
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 22 hours ago