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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 95 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.50% 0.93% -
As % of the Systems Management category 15.91% 17.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
44 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.15% 5.18% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 69
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,700 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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
North Wales - 5 - -
South Wales -16 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
4 8 (57.14%) Maven
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) QA
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Hudson
6 6 (42.86%) DevOps
6 6 (42.86%) Ruby
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) Jetty
7 5 (35.71%) Network Security
7 5 (35.71%) CentOS
7 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (35.71%) JUnit
7 5 (35.71%) Servlets
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP
7 5 (35.71%) HTTP
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) JVM Tuning

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (35.71%) Jetty
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
1 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Route 53
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (21.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Hudson
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
5 3 (21.43%) JMeter
5 3 (21.43%) NetBeans
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Servlets
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) COM
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
4 5 (35.71%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) JVM Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) Server Building
5 4 (28.57%) Resilience Testing
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) RightScale
4 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas