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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 186 188 188
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 32 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.97% 8.01% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 16
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +72.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
321 312 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.70% 5.81% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 263 391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Birmingham +15 19 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Coventry -2 11 £50,000 +78.57%
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (86.25%) Linux
2 54 (67.50%) DevOps
3 47 (58.75%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (48.75%) IaaS
5 34 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (40.00%) Perl
6 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 31 (38.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (38.75%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (37.50%) Python
8 30 (37.50%) UNIX
8 30 (37.50%) Ansible
9 29 (36.25%) Windows
10 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
11 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (31.25%) Maven
13 23 (28.75%) Ubuntu
14 21 (26.25%) Java
14 21 (26.25%) Nagios
15 20 (25.00%) VMware
15 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
16 18 (22.50%) Vagrant
16 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (21.25%) Office 365
17 17 (21.25%) Ruby
18 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 16 (20.00%) J2EE
19 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 9 (11.25%) GlassFish
4 8 (10.00%) JBoss
5 5 (6.25%) Apache
5 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.50%) IIS
8 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (48.75%) IaaS
2 31 (38.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (38.75%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (21.25%) Office 365
4 8 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (8.75%) SaaS
6 5 (6.25%) Joyent
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (3.75%) PaaS
8 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) SNMP
1 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.25%) NAS
1 1 (1.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (31.25%) Maven
3 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.00%) JUnit
5 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.75%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) HPUX Specialist
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.25%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) J2EE
2 13 (16.25%) Sensu
3 8 (10.00%) REST
3 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 8 (10.00%) Java EE
4 6 (7.50%) JMS
4 6 (7.50%) EJB
5 5 (6.25%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.75%) Spring.NET
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.75%) NHibernate
6 3 (3.75%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.50%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
7 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.50%) Spring
7 2 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (86.25%) Linux
2 30 (37.50%) UNIX
3 29 (36.25%) Windows
4 23 (28.75%) Ubuntu
5 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.00%) CentOS
8 7 (8.75%) HPUX
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
10 1 (1.25%) AIX
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.25%) SUSE
10 1 (1.25%) Debian
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (67.50%) DevOps
2 34 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Scrum
5 11 (13.75%) TDD
6 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (8.75%) Open Source
10 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.50%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.50%) Kanban
11 5 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.25%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.00%) CRM
13 3 (3.75%) MVC
13 3 (3.75%) UX Design
14 2 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Perl
2 30 (37.50%) Python
3 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 21 (26.25%) Java
5 17 (21.25%) Ruby
6 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 13 (16.25%) Bourne shell
7 13 (16.25%) Groovy
8 9 (11.25%) PHP
9 8 (10.00%) SQL
9 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.75%) C#
12 2 (2.50%) Scala
13 1 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) RHCSA
2 2 (2.50%) RHCE
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.75%) Docker
3 6 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (7.50%) vCloud
4 3 (3.75%) Xen
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
5 1 (1.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 47 (58.75%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (37.50%) Ansible
3 21 (26.25%) Nagios
4 18 (22.50%) Vagrant
5 13 (16.25%) ZABBIX
6 6 (7.50%) OpenNMS
7 2 (2.50%) Zenoss
7 2 (2.50%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) VMware
2 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.25%) Oracle
4 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.75%) HP
6 6 (7.50%) Veritas
7 5 (6.25%) Google
7 5 (6.25%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.50%) CA
8 2 (2.50%) webMethods
9 1 (1.25%) Mercator
9 1 (1.25%) Dell
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago