The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 107 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 18 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 0.73% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.46% 13.33% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 4
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +128.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Puppet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
157 120 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.91% 5.47% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 139 113 236
Average salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Puppet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Puppet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Perl
2 24 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 24 (92.31%) DevOps
3 22 (84.62%) Python
4 21 (80.77%) Ubuntu
4 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (80.77%) Ansible
5 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
5 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) UNIX
6 13 (50.00%) Maven
6 13 (50.00%) Nagios
6 13 (50.00%) Groovy
6 13 (50.00%) IaaS
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (50.00%) Bourne shell
6 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (50.00%) ZABBIX
6 13 (50.00%) Sensu
6 13 (50.00%) Vagrant
7 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (42.31%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Ruby
8 8 (30.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 8 (30.77%) CentOS
8 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (50.00%) IaaS
2 8 (30.77%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SNMP
1 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.85%) NAS
1 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 13 (50.00%) Maven
2 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Hudson
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Ubuntu
3 14 (53.85%) UNIX
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) CentOS
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) SUSE
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) DevOps
2 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Perl
2 22 (84.62%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 13 (50.00%) Bourne shell
4 13 (50.00%) Groovy
5 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 8 (30.77%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Docker
3 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (80.77%) Ansible
2 13 (50.00%) Nagios
2 13 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 13 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) CA
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Mercator
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago