Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 174 168
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 34 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 0.38% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.25% 4.95% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 25
Birmingham median annual salary £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +13.64% +46.67%
10th Percentile £37,625 £37,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £68,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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 412 283 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.04% 7.63% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 193 152 244
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £65,000 £71,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +7.50%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 (76.47%) DevOps
2 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
5 16 (47.06%) Docker
6 15 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (41.18%) Windows
8 11 (32.35%) Python
8 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
8 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (29.41%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 10 (29.41%) Apache
9 10 (29.41%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (26.47%) Coaching
10 9 (26.47%) Kubernetes
11 8 (23.53%) Terraform
11 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
11 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Open Source
11 8 (23.53%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) MySQL
11 8 (23.53%) Nagios
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server

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 10 (29.41%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) Anypoint
2 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) nginx
2 6 (17.65%) OpenStack
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) Bluemix
4 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) GitHub
5 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) IPsec
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) DTS
3 6 (17.65%) EDRMS
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Redis
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.88%) Chocolatey
5 1 (2.94%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) Mocha
5 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Architect
3 11 (32.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (17.65%) TOGAF Architect
5 5 (14.71%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Nagios Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.82%) JSON
2 3 (8.82%) Kafka
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) Chai
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Django
3 1 (2.94%) Express
3 1 (2.94%) Jest
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
3 1 (2.94%) LESS
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.94%) React
3 1 (2.94%) Redux
3 1 (2.94%) Sass
3 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
3 4 (11.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Fintech
4 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.82%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.59%) Ubuntu
5 5 (14.71%) CentOS
6 3 (8.82%) VMS
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) DevOps
2 18 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
4 10 (29.41%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 9 (26.47%) Coaching
5 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Open Source
7 6 (17.65%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) OO
7 6 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) SSADM
7 6 (17.65%) Time Management
7 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) Go
5 3 (8.82%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) ES6
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Docker
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) KVM
4 3 (8.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (26.47%) Kubernetes
3 8 (23.53%) Nagios
3 8 (23.53%) Terraform
4 7 (20.59%) Ansible
5 3 (8.82%) Ambari
5 3 (8.82%) Cacti
5 3 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (8.82%) Kibana
5 3 (8.82%) logstash
6 2 (5.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) webMethods
4 3 (8.82%) Google
4 3 (8.82%) Splunk
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.94%) New Relic
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Zend