Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 107 120
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 28 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.57% 1.57% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.29% 20.55% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 22
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £54,519
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -19.75% +36.30%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,875 £33,436
90th Percentile £66,250 £54,844 £63,625
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 138 146 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.75% 7.63% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 124 115 107
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,850 £24,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,900 £62,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -5 18 £58,750 +38.24%
West Wales +2 10 £45,000 -4.29%
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 27 (96.43%) Ansible
2 25 (89.29%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (82.14%) DevOps
3 23 (82.14%) Linux
3 23 (82.14%) Configuration Management
4 21 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (71.43%) Jenkins
6 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (60.71%) Kubernetes
8 15 (53.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (50.00%) CentOS
9 14 (50.00%) Python
9 14 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (42.86%) Java
12 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
12 11 (39.29%) OpenStack
12 11 (39.29%) Storage Management
13 10 (35.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 10 (35.71%) Serverless
13 10 (35.71%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (35.71%) IaaS
13 10 (35.71%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (35.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 10 (35.71%) DNS
13 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
13 10 (35.71%) SQL
13 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
13 10 (35.71%) Fedora

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 11 (39.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Jetty
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (53.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (35.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 10 (35.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 10 (35.71%) IaaS
5 10 (35.71%) Serverless
6 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (14.29%) Datadog
7 3 (10.71%) SaaS
8 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Azure SQL Database
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Redis
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
3 6 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (14.29%) Travis CI
4 4 (14.29%) Vagrant
5 3 (10.71%) JIRA
5 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Applications Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Site Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Fintech
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (50.00%) CentOS
4 10 (35.71%) Fedora
5 4 (14.29%) DC/OS
5 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Configuration Management
1 23 (82.14%) DevOps
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Storage Management
4 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
4 10 (35.71%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) Open Source
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (7.14%) Microservices
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.57%) Deployment Automation
10 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (96.43%) Ansible
2 25 (89.29%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (60.71%) Kubernetes
4 10 (35.71%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (21.43%) Terraform
6 4 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (14.29%) Packer
6 4 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (21.43%) Google
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) New Relic
4 4 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) SAP