The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 17 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.32% 9.09% 2.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 57.14% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8 21 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 5.30% 15.91% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Belfast

Puppet
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) oVirt
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Site Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible