Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 62 113
Rank change year-on-year -35 +51 +38
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 40 76 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.98% 3.87% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.51% 41.99% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 70 17
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £49,519 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +13.84% +4.19%
10th Percentile £30,466 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
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 186 181 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.19% 9.23% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 161 161 141
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.44%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -5 27 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Wales -13 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 36 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (67.50%) Linux
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 24 (60.00%) DevOps
5 22 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (47.50%) Ansible
6 19 (47.50%) Bash Shell
6 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (45.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (37.50%) MySQL
8 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (35.00%) REST
9 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (35.00%) Docker
10 13 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
10 13 (32.50%) SQL
11 11 (27.50%) Firewall
11 11 (27.50%) VMware
11 11 (27.50%) CentOS
11 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (27.50%) Terraform
12 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 10 (25.00%) Ubuntu
12 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
13 9 (22.50%) Google
13 9 (22.50%) High Availability
13 9 (22.50%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 7 (17.50%) Confluence
1 7 (17.50%) WordPress
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) Jetty
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 36 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (22.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (20.00%) Stackdriver
5 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (15.00%) Serverless
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.50%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) HBase
5 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.00%) CF BOSH
4 7 (17.50%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) Subversion
5 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (15.00%) JUnit
5 6 (15.00%) Mockito
6 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) GitLab
7 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Developer
6 5 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) REST
2 8 (20.00%) LAMP
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) Angular 2
3 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Cordova
3 6 (15.00%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) GraphQL
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) Ionic Framework
3 6 (15.00%) JSON
3 6 (15.00%) Sass
3 6 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 7 (17.50%) Clustering
3 6 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (27.50%) CentOS
4 10 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.00%) Windows
6 3 (7.50%) Unix
7 2 (5.00%) AIX
7 2 (5.00%) HPUX
8 1 (2.50%) DC/OS
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (22.50%) High Availability
5 9 (22.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.50%) Content Management
7 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.00%) Line Management
8 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.00%) ITIL
10 4 (10.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Python
2 19 (47.50%) Bash Shell
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.00%) Groovy
6 7 (17.50%) PHP
7 6 (15.00%) Java
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Docker
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) Varnish
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.50%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.50%) DRBD
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) KVM
4 1 (2.50%) QEMU
4 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (47.50%) Ansible
3 11 (27.50%) Terraform
4 8 (20.00%) ZABBIX
5 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.00%) Salt
6 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.50%) Graphite
7 1 (2.50%) Icinga
7 1 (2.50%) Munin
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) VMware
2 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (22.50%) Google
4 8 (20.00%) Splunk
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 6 (15.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.50%) IBM
7 2 (5.00%) BMC
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) New Relic
8 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.50%) PagerDuty