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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 176 206 201
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 49 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.04% 3.15% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 14
Average salary £58,750 £62,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +81.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
349 286 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 5.30% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 293 247 379
Average salary £46,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 24 £50,000 -
Birmingham +6 20 £65,000 - 2
Warwickshire -12 4 £57,500 +43.75%
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 75 (89.29%) Linux
2 54 (64.29%) DevOps
3 51 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (48.81%) IaaS
5 36 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (41.67%) Perl
7 34 (40.48%) UNIX
8 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (39.29%) Jenkins
9 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (38.10%) Maven
9 32 (38.10%) Python
10 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (35.71%) Java
12 28 (33.33%) Ansible
13 25 (29.76%) Windows
13 25 (29.76%) Nagios
14 24 (28.57%) PowerShell
15 22 (26.19%) Vagrant
16 21 (25.00%) J2EE
17 19 (22.62%) Tomcat
17 19 (22.62%) VMware
17 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (22.62%) Ruby
17 19 (22.62%) Ubuntu
18 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
18 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (20.24%) Office 365
19 17 (20.24%) Git (software)

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (22.62%) Tomcat
2 14 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 10 (11.90%) OpenStack
4 7 (8.33%) JBoss
5 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) nginx
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (48.81%) IaaS
2 36 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (20.24%) Office 365
5 11 (13.10%) SaaS
6 7 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (8.33%) Joyent
6 7 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (3.57%) PaaS
9 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (10.71%) MySQL
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) Impala
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) HBase
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 32 (38.10%) Maven
3 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.90%) JUnit
5 6 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.57%) Hudson
7 1 (1.19%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
6 6 (7.14%) Developer
7 5 (5.95%) HPUX Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) J2EE
2 13 (15.48%) Sensu
3 12 (14.29%) REST
3 12 (14.29%) Java EE
4 11 (13.10%) .NET
5 10 (11.90%) EJB
5 10 (11.90%) JMS
6 8 (9.52%) Web Services
7 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.95%) HTML
9 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.57%) NHibernate
9 3 (3.57%) Spring.NET
9 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (2.38%) HTML5
10 2 (2.38%) CSS
10 2 (2.38%) CSS3
11 1 (1.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (89.29%) Linux
2 34 (40.48%) UNIX
3 25 (29.76%) Windows
4 19 (22.62%) Ubuntu
5 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.14%) CentOS
7 6 (7.14%) HPUX
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (64.29%) DevOps
2 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.05%) Scrum
5 14 (16.67%) TDD
6 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.90%) Refactoring
7 10 (11.90%) Kanban
7 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.33%) Software Delivery
10 6 (7.14%) Open Source
11 4 (4.76%) CRM
12 3 (3.57%) MVC
12 3 (3.57%) UX Design
13 2 (2.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) Perl
2 32 (38.10%) Python
3 30 (35.71%) Java
4 24 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 19 (22.62%) Ruby
6 16 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 15 (17.86%) PHP
8 14 (16.67%) Groovy
9 13 (15.48%) Bourne shell
10 12 (14.29%) SQL
11 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
12 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
13 4 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) RHCSA
2 2 (2.38%) RHCE
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.90%) Docker
3 6 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (7.14%) vCloud
4 2 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.19%) KVM
5 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (33.33%) Ansible
3 25 (29.76%) Nagios
4 22 (26.19%) Vagrant
5 13 (15.48%) ZABBIX
6 10 (11.90%) OpenNMS
7 2 (2.38%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) VMware
2 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle
4 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.33%) Google
5 7 (8.33%) Rackspace
6 6 (7.14%) HP
6 6 (7.14%) Veritas
7 2 (2.38%) Cloudera
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