The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 117 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.21% 1.96% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £65,000 £28,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.07% -56.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
96 204 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.95% 10.14% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 185 76
Average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Puppet
West Midlands

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware