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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 127 125
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 11 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.40% 8.16% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 11
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 172 196 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.74% 8.19% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 120 140
Median salary £40,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.34% +3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Puppet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) Ansible
5 6 (46.15%) Docker
5 6 (46.15%) Salt
6 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (38.46%) pfSense
6 5 (38.46%) KVM
6 5 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (38.46%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) PHP
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) LAMP
6 5 (38.46%) Games

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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
1 5 (38.46%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MariaDB
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
1 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Debian
3 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Go
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) KVM
2 5 (38.46%) pfSense
2 5 (38.46%) Samba
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (38.46%) VirtualBox
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) etcd
4 1 (7.69%) flannel
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 6 (46.15%) Salt
3 5 (38.46%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (15.38%) Icinga
4 2 (15.38%) vRealize
5 1 (7.69%) Consul
5 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 1 (7.69%) Sysdig
5 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
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