The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 173 182 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 35 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.22% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.41% 3.38% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Puppet
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
282 266 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.52% 6.47% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 221 203 229
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Puppet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Puppet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 14 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham - 9 £34,000 -
Worcestershire -4 6 £21,500 -38.57%
Warwickshire -14 3 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £39,000 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (90.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) Java
3 31 (62.00%) Perl
4 30 (60.00%) Python
5 27 (54.00%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (52.00%) SQL
7 25 (50.00%) DevOps
8 23 (46.00%) Maven
9 22 (44.00%) PHP
9 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
10 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
11 20 (40.00%) UNIX
11 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (40.00%) Ruby
12 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (34.00%) J2EE
13 17 (34.00%) Scrum
14 16 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (32.00%) REST
15 15 (30.00%) MySQL
16 14 (28.00%) JUnit
16 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
16 14 (28.00%) VMware
16 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
16 14 (28.00%) SaaS
16 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (26.00%) Kanban
17 13 (26.00%) GlassFish
17 13 (26.00%) Windows
18 12 (24.00%) EJB

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (26.00%) GlassFish
3 9 (18.00%) JBoss
4 5 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Joyent
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (12.00%) LDAP
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (30.00%) MySQL
3 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (12.00%) Big Data
5 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.00%) Redis
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (8.00%) HBase
6 4 (8.00%) Couchbase
6 4 (8.00%) Impala
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Maven
2 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (28.00%) JUnit
4 10 (20.00%) Ant
5 9 (18.00%) Mercurial
6 8 (16.00%) Hudson
6 8 (16.00%) Artifactory
6 8 (16.00%) CruiseControl
7 4 (8.00%) Subversion
7 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.00%) PHPUnit
8 3 (6.00%) JIRA
9 2 (4.00%) Selenium
9 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.00%) Liquibase
General
1 1 (2.00%) Publishing
1 1 (2.00%) Games
1 1 (2.00%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Administrator
5 8 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Junior
8 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Perl Developer
9 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Deployment Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
11 2 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) J2EE
2 16 (32.00%) REST
3 12 (24.00%) Java EE
3 12 (24.00%) EJB
3 12 (24.00%) JMS
4 11 (22.00%) .NET
5 9 (18.00%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.00%) HTML
7 4 (8.00%) CSS
7 4 (8.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.00%) Memcached
9 1 (2.00%) Grails
9 1 (2.00%) RESTful
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.00%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Linux
2 20 (40.00%) UNIX
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) DevOps
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (34.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) Kanban
6 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (24.00%) Refactoring
6 12 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.00%) Software Deployment
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) SIEM
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.00%) TDD
9 3 (6.00%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.00%) Cyber Security
10 2 (4.00%) Analytics
10 2 (4.00%) Workflow Management
10 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) Perl
3 30 (60.00%) Python
4 26 (52.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) PHP
6 20 (40.00%) Ruby
7 14 (28.00%) Shell Script
7 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.00%) C#
9 8 (16.00%) VBScript
9 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.00%) C++
12 1 (2.00%) C
12 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) vSphere
1 8 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (54.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (24.00%) Nagios
2 12 (24.00%) OpenNMS
3 9 (18.00%) Vagrant
4 7 (14.00%) Ansible
5 3 (6.00%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.00%) hybris
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) BMC
5 2 (4.00%) Google
5 2 (4.00%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.00%) Percona
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,680 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago