Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 110 132
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 41 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.24% 1.22% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.80% 20.83% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 14
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +50.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £33,875 £32,679 £33,425
90th Percentile £54,844 £63,375 £58,125
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 153 120 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.34% 5.86% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 119 91 134
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,150 £26,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Wales over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wales region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
South Wales +27 26 £42,500 -29.17% 8
West Wales +11 14 £47,019 -4.12%
North Wales - 1 £55,000 - 1
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 30 (73.17%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (65.85%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) DevOps
4 21 (51.22%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (48.78%) Ansible
5 20 (48.78%) Configuration Management
6 19 (46.34%) Shell Script
6 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
7 17 (41.46%) High Availability
7 17 (41.46%) Python
7 17 (41.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
8 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
9 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (36.59%) MySQL
10 14 (34.15%) PHP
10 14 (34.15%) SQL
10 14 (34.15%) DNS
10 14 (34.15%) LAMP
10 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
10 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
10 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
11 13 (31.71%) WordPress
11 13 (31.71%) Content Management
11 13 (31.71%) ZABBIX
11 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (31.71%) Varnish
11 13 (31.71%) Clustering
11 13 (31.71%) Subversion
11 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 13 (31.71%) WordPress
2 5 (12.20%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 30 (73.17%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (41.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 14 (34.15%) DNS
3 13 (31.71%) LAN
3 13 (31.71%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
5 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Redis
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
2 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (31.71%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Lead DevOps
2 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Team Leader
6 6 (14.63%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (12.20%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) AWS Architect
9 2 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.88%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) LAMP
2 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
3 4 (9.76%) CentOS
3 4 (9.76%) HPUX
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Fedora
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) DevOps
2 20 (48.78%) Configuration Management
3 17 (41.46%) High Availability
4 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
4 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
5 13 (31.71%) Content Management
5 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
7 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.07%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (12.20%) ITIL
9 5 (12.20%) ITSM
9 5 (12.20%) People Management
9 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
10 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.76%) Project Management
10 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
1 19 (46.34%) Shell Script
2 17 (41.46%) Python
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Varnish
2 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.44%) DRBD
4 1 (2.44%) KVM
4 1 (2.44%) QEMU
4 1 (2.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (48.78%) Ansible
3 13 (31.71%) ZABBIX
4 8 (19.51%) Terraform
5 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
5 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
5 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Salt
7 1 (2.44%) Graylog
7 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.44%) Icinga
7 1 (2.44%) logstash
7 1 (2.44%) Munin
7 1 (2.44%) Nagios
7 1 (2.44%) Pingdom
7 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
2 9 (21.95%) ServiceNow
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) BMC
5 4 (9.76%) Dell
5 4 (9.76%) EMC
5 4 (9.76%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.44%) New Relic
6 1 (2.44%) PagerDuty
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Splunk