Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 87 120
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 30 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.50% 2.80% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.79% 30.65% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 16
Wales median annual salary £57,500 £49,519 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% +10.04% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,279 £36,948 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £48,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 190 186 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.49% 9.14% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 164 162 125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,050 £23,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +16 22 £60,000 +60.00% 2
West Wales -21 8 £31,100 -37.80%
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 26 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Python
3 21 (70.00%) DevOps
4 20 (66.67%) Ansible
5 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
7 16 (53.33%) Docker
8 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (46.67%) REST
10 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (40.00%) Google
11 12 (40.00%) CentOS
11 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
12 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (36.67%) VMware
12 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
12 11 (36.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 10 (33.33%) Java
13 10 (33.33%) Ubuntu
13 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (33.33%) Splunk
14 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (30.00%) Firewall
14 9 (30.00%) Terraform
15 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
15 8 (26.67%) Cloud Native
15 8 (26.67%) Serverless
15 8 (26.67%) CF BOSH

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 (23.33%) Confluence
2 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) nginx
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 26 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (26.67%) Serverless
4 8 (26.67%) Stackdriver
5 6 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (6.67%) Datadog
7 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) HBase
4 1 (3.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (26.67%) CF BOSH
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) JIRA
4 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (20.00%) JUnit
4 6 (20.00%) Mockito
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
6 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.33%) GitLab
7 1 (3.33%) Maven
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Site Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) REST
2 8 (26.67%) JSON
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) GraphQL
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
3 6 (20.00%) Sass
3 6 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Cloud Native
2 6 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) CentOS
2 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) DC/OS
6 2 (6.67%) Fedora
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) Line Management
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Groovy
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Go
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Docker
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Ansible
2 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (30.00%) Terraform
4 8 (26.67%) Kubernetes
5 3 (10.00%) Salt
6 2 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (6.67%) Packer
6 2 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (3.33%) Graphite
7 1 (3.33%) Nagios
7 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Google
2 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Splunk
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) New Relic
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.33%) IBM