Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 164 182
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 32 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.76% 8.80% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 35
Birmingham median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -4.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £39,500 £37,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £63,125 £67,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.54% +7.27% +10.00%

Puppet is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 328 341 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.40% 8.69% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 185 226 266
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.51% -2.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Birmingham

Puppet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Puppet in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Puppet in Birmingham

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 26 (81.25%) DevOps
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
4 16 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 16 (50.00%) VMware
5 15 (46.88%) Python
6 14 (43.75%) Windows
7 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (37.50%) Docker
8 11 (34.38%) Java
9 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 10 (31.25%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (28.13%) Coaching
10 9 (28.13%) Ansible
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
11 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (25.00%) Open Source
11 8 (25.00%) Project Management
11 8 (25.00%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 8 (25.00%) Terraform
11 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
12 7 (21.88%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.88%) Apache

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) Anypoint
2 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
3 4 (12.50%) nginx
3 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 4 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (9.38%) PaaS
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (6.25%) IaaS
6 2 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
6 2 (6.25%) Serverless
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.13%) Office 365
7 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) FTP
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) IPsec
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) DTS
2 6 (18.75%) EDRMS
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Chocolatey
4 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.13%) Mocha
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (18.75%) TOGAF Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (6.25%) Kafka
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) Chai
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) Express
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Jest
5 1 (3.13%) LAMP
5 1 (3.13%) LESS
5 1 (3.13%) React
5 1 (3.13%) Redux
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Public Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Fintech
5 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.88%) Ubuntu
5 5 (15.63%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) VMS
7 1 (3.13%) DC/OS
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Fedora
7 1 (3.13%) Unix
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) DevOps
2 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (31.25%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 9 (28.13%) Coaching
6 8 (25.00%) Open Source
6 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (18.75%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.75%) SSADM
7 6 (18.75%) Time Management
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Task Automation
9 3 (9.38%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) Go
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) ES6
8 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Docker
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) KVM
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (28.13%) Ansible
3 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 8 (25.00%) Terraform
4 5 (15.63%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (6.25%) Ambari
6 2 (6.25%) Cacti
6 2 (6.25%) Kibana
6 2 (6.25%) logstash
7 1 (3.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) webMethods
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) New Relic
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.13%) Zend