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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 180 186 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 25 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.25% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.23% 4.17% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
271 264 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.50% 5.97% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 226 198 234
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 January 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 January 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 - 11 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire +14 6 £21,500 -38.57%
Birmingham - 6 £36,250 - 5
Warwickshire -15 1 £31,500 -25.88%
Wolverhampton - 1 £39,000 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 50 (89.29%) Linux
2 44 (78.57%) Java
3 33 (58.93%) DevOps
4 30 (53.57%) Jenkins
5 29 (51.79%) Perl
6 28 (50.00%) Python
7 27 (48.21%) VMware
7 27 (48.21%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (46.43%) Windows
9 25 (44.64%) PHP
10 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (37.50%) Maven
11 21 (37.50%) Tomcat
11 21 (37.50%) Scrum
12 20 (35.71%) SQL
13 18 (32.14%) HTTP
13 18 (32.14%) LDAP
14 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
15 16 (28.57%) UNIX
16 15 (26.79%) MySQL
16 15 (26.79%) Oracle
16 15 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (25.00%) Ant
17 14 (25.00%) Ruby
17 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
18 13 (23.21%) Vagrant
18 13 (23.21%) BIG-IP
18 13 (23.21%) CruiseControl
18 13 (23.21%) Mercurial

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 13 (23.21%) JBoss
3 8 (14.29%) GlassFish
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (7.14%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.57%) Apache
8 1 (1.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) LDAP
1 18 (32.14%) HTTP
2 13 (23.21%) BIG-IP
3 11 (19.64%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.64%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) MySQL
1 15 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.14%) Redis
3 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.57%) HBase
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.57%) Impala
6 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 21 (37.50%) Maven
3 14 (25.00%) Ant
4 13 (23.21%) CruiseControl
4 13 (23.21%) Mercurial
4 13 (23.21%) Hudson
5 12 (21.43%) Artifactory
6 11 (19.64%) JIRA
7 10 (17.86%) JUnit
8 4 (7.14%) Subversion
8 4 (7.14%) PHPUnit
9 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.57%) Selenium
10 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (1.79%) Publishing
1 1 (1.79%) Games
1 1 (1.79%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Junior
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Perl Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Graduate
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) J2EE
1 10 (17.86%) REST
2 9 (16.07%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) EJB
3 8 (14.29%) JMS
3 8 (14.29%) Java EE
4 6 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 2 (3.57%) HTML
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) LAMP
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.79%) Memcached
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.79%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Open Source
2 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (89.29%) Linux
2 26 (46.43%) Windows
3 16 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) DevOps
2 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (37.50%) Scrum
3 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
5 10 (17.86%) Software Deployment
6 9 (16.07%) Kanban
7 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.57%) Analytics
9 2 (3.57%) SIEM
10 1 (1.79%) OO
10 1 (1.79%) Game Development
10 1 (1.79%) Cyber Security
10 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) Java
2 29 (51.79%) Perl
3 28 (50.00%) Python
4 25 (44.64%) PHP
5 20 (35.71%) SQL
6 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
7 14 (25.00%) Ruby
7 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 13 (23.21%) C#
8 13 (23.21%) VBScript
9 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
10 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
11 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
11 4 (7.14%) C++
12 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) vSphere
1 13 (23.21%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (23.21%) Vagrant
3 8 (14.29%) OpenNMS
3 8 (14.29%) Nagios
4 5 (8.93%) Ansible
5 3 (5.36%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) BMC
3 3 (5.36%) hybris
4 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.57%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) Percona
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