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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 126 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% - 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.17% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
126 184 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.24% 10.08% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 102 165 116
Average salary £41,250 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 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 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (80.95%) DevOps
3 16 (76.19%) Java
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) LDAP
3 16 (76.19%) HTTP
3 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) SSL
3 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
3 16 (76.19%) VMware
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) JIRA
3 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Open Source
3 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
3 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
3 16 (76.19%) Vagrant
3 16 (76.19%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (23.81%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL
5 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
5 4 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (19.05%) Redis
5 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
1 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) LDAP
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
1 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
1 16 (76.19%) SSL
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) Redis
2 3 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) JIRA
1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Perl Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps
2 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
2 16 (76.19%) Scrum
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) Vagrant
1 16 (76.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Percona