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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 91 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 0.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 6.25% -
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
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
64 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.65% 5.22% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 46
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,700 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

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 4 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
South Wales -6 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Wales - 5 - - 2
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (57.14%) Ansible
4 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Coaching
8 8 (28.57%) User Stories
8 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 8 (28.57%) Open Source
8 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 8 (28.57%) MySQL
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (21.43%) Ruby
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
10 6 (21.43%) Perl
10 6 (21.43%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) Clustering
11 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
11 5 (17.86%) SaaS
11 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
11 5 (17.86%) CentOS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) SaaS
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
3 3 (10.71%) IaaS
4 2 (7.14%) GitHub
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) VPLS
1 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) RSpec
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
1 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.14%) RESTful
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) COM
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Open Source
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) CentOS
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (32.14%) DevOps
4 9 (32.14%) Coaching
5 8 (28.57%) User Stories
5 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
7 4 (14.29%) Resilience Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.71%) SOA
8 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (7.14%) TDD
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
10 1 (3.57%) OO
10 1 (3.57%) Time Management
10 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Ruby
1 6 (21.43%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP Certification
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) XenServer
3 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (57.14%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) Veritas
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Dell
4 4 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Logical Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago