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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 126 119
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 3 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.67% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.52% 10.06% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% +32.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -  

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 119 159 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 6.38% 6.63% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 93 101
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (70.59%) DevOps
4 12 (70.59%) Unix
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
6 10 (58.82%) Python
6 10 (58.82%) Perl
6 10 (58.82%) Migration
6 10 (58.82%) AWS Certification
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
8 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
8 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (29.41%) ServiceNow
10 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco
11 3 (17.65%) Dell
11 3 (17.65%) EMC
11 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (17.65%) ITSM
11 3 (17.65%) PHP
11 3 (17.65%) Oracle
11 3 (17.65%) ITIL
11 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
11 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
11 3 (17.65%) Big Data
11 3 (17.65%) SaaS
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cloud Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) AWS Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Implementation Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Support Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Unix
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
2 10 (58.82%) Perl
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) AWS Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (17.65%) Icinga
2 3 (17.65%) vRealize
3 2 (11.76%) Terraform
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) ServiceNow
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Zend
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