Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 44 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 21 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.53% 0.81% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.18% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -10.67% -
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

Puppet is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 55 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.85% 5.69% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 6
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,500 £33,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.04% -0.74% +41.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,375 £23,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £41,875
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Northern Ireland

Puppet
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Northern Ireland

Puppet
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -5 21 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Finance
3 16 (76.19%) Ruby
4 14 (66.67%) Open Source
4 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (66.67%) PHP
4 14 (66.67%) Docker
4 14 (66.67%) DevOps
5 12 (57.14%) User Experience
5 12 (57.14%) Microservices
5 12 (57.14%) GitLab
5 12 (57.14%) Kubernetes
5 12 (57.14%) iPaaS
5 12 (57.14%) SDLC
5 12 (57.14%) Open Source Development
5 12 (57.14%) .NET
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
5 12 (57.14%) CRM
5 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 12 (57.14%) SOA
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (57.14%) UML
5 12 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (57.14%) Data Security
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (57.14%) Bitbucket
5 12 (57.14%) ArchiMate
5 12 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 12 (57.14%) Jenkins

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 12 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 12 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (57.14%) iPaaS
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (57.14%) PaaS
1 12 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) FTP
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
1 5 (23.81%) Kerberos
1 5 (23.81%) LDAP
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
1 5 (23.81%) SMTP
1 5 (23.81%) SNMP
1 5 (23.81%) SSH
1 5 (23.81%) SSL
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Bitbucket
1 12 (57.14%) GitLab
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (23.81%) Subversion
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Architect
1 12 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
1 12 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 12 (57.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Debian
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) DevOps
1 14 (66.67%) Open Source
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) ArchiMate
2 12 (57.14%) CRM
2 12 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 12 (57.14%) Data Security
2 12 (57.14%) Kanban
2 12 (57.14%) Microservices
2 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 12 (57.14%) Open Source Development
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
2 12 (57.14%) SDLC
2 12 (57.14%) SOA
2 12 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 12 (57.14%) UML
3 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (76.19%) Ruby
3 14 (66.67%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Docker
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) KVM
3 2 (9.52%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 5 (23.81%) Nagios
4 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp