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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 93 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.00% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
50 90 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.94% 6.61% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 78 34
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 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
West Wales - 5 £45,000 -
South Wales +9 1 £38,000 -5.00%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
2 15 (78.95%) SaaS
3 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (63.16%) Ruby
5 10 (52.63%) DevOps
6 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
6 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
7 8 (42.11%) Web Services
7 8 (42.11%) SOA
7 8 (42.11%) Perl
7 8 (42.11%) CentOS
7 8 (42.11%) PaaS
7 8 (42.11%) RSpec
7 8 (42.11%) IaaS
7 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
8 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (36.84%) MySQL
8 7 (36.84%) Welsh Language
9 5 (26.32%) Google
9 5 (26.32%) Apache
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) UNIX
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
10 4 (21.05%) PowerShell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (26.32%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) SaaS
2 8 (42.11%) PaaS
2 8 (42.11%) IaaS
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
1 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
2 7 (36.84%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) RSpec
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) JSF
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) JPA
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) EJB
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
2 10 (52.63%) DevOps
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Nmap
2 4 (21.05%) Xen
3 3 (15.79%) XenServer
4 2 (10.53%) KVM
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) Nessus
3 2 (10.53%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Google
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco