The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 18 35
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.28% 8.57% 2.94%
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 County Antrim with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8 21 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 5.13% 15.00% 14.71%
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 County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

Puppet
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Puppet in County Antrim

Puppet
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -13 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Puppet
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 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 County Antrim 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 County Antrim 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