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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 115 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.89% 0.88% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +110.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
152 113 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.45% 5.92% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 136 103 165
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 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 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps
3 14 (82.35%) Python
4 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
4 12 (70.59%) Vagrant
5 9 (52.94%) Ansible
5 9 (52.94%) UNIX
5 9 (52.94%) Ubuntu
5 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (47.06%) Groovy
6 8 (47.06%) Maven
6 8 (47.06%) Nagios
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) IaaS
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 8 (47.06%) ZABBIX
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (47.06%) Bourne shell
6 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (47.06%) Sensu
7 7 (41.18%) Docker
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) CentOS
8 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (29.41%) PHP
8 5 (29.41%) MySQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (47.06%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (23.53%) HBase
2 4 (23.53%) Impala
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
2 8 (47.06%) Maven
2 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (17.65%) Hudson
4 2 (11.76%) JUnit
4 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Sensu
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Ubuntu
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) SIEM
4 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
2 14 (82.35%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
4 8 (47.06%) Bourne shell
4 8 (47.06%) Groovy
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
8 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Docker
3 4 (23.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Vagrant
2 9 (52.94%) Ansible
3 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (47.06%) Nagios
3 8 (47.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cloudera
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat