The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 78 126 134
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 134 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.54% 1.62% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 1.79% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 115 39 41
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3466 3012 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.48% 90.61% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2932 2456 2882
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 12 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham -9 6 £45,000 +87.50%
Stockport +3 5 £38,750 -13.88%
Cheadle +14 2 £21,000 -58.00%
Sale - 2 £47,500 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 123 (52.34%) Puppet
2 121 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (44.26%) Linux
4 97 (41.28%) Opscode Chef
4 97 (41.28%) DevOps
5 91 (38.72%) Python
6 88 (37.45%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (31.06%) SQL
8 68 (28.94%) Jenkins
9 65 (27.66%) Java
10 58 (24.68%) Windows
11 55 (23.40%) Ruby
11 55 (23.40%) Scrum
12 51 (21.70%) Ansible
13 50 (21.28%) Unix
14 48 (20.43%) TDD
15 46 (19.57%) Firewall
16 45 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
17 43 (18.30%) Active Directory
17 43 (18.30%) Shell Script
18 42 (17.87%) Bash Shell
19 41 (17.45%) SDLC
20 40 (17.02%) Oracle
20 40 (17.02%) Automated Testing
21 39 (16.60%) Microsoft
22 38 (16.17%) Perl
22 38 (16.17%) VMware
22 38 (16.17%) vSphere
22 38 (16.17%) Test Automation
22 38 (16.17%) BDD

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 31 (13.19%) OpenStack
2 28 (11.91%) CloudStack
3 22 (9.36%) WebLogic
4 14 (5.96%) JBoss
4 14 (5.96%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.26%) Apache
5 10 (4.26%) IIS
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.85%) nginx
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 45 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.81%) GitHub
3 12 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.98%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.98%) Office 365
6 5 (2.13%) SaaS
7 3 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.85%) IaaS
8 2 (0.85%) PaaS
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.57%) Firewall
2 32 (13.62%) Internet
3 26 (11.06%) WAN
4 24 (10.21%) DNS
5 23 (9.79%) LAN
6 22 (9.36%) Broadband
7 17 (7.23%) Ethernet
7 17 (7.23%) TACACS
7 17 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (5.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (5.11%) VoIP
9 11 (4.68%) NetScaler
10 10 (4.26%) Asterisk PBX
11 9 (3.83%) IPv6
12 8 (3.40%) BGP
12 8 (3.40%) MPLS
12 8 (3.40%) MRTG
12 8 (3.40%) SNMP
13 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
14 6 (2.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) MySQL
3 7 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.13%) Big Data
4 5 (2.13%) Redis
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.28%) HBase
6 3 (1.28%) Impala
6 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.85%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 68 (28.94%) Jenkins
2 37 (15.74%) Git (software)
3 24 (10.21%) Selenium
4 19 (8.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (8.09%) TeamCity
5 15 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 15 (6.38%) WebDriver
6 14 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (5.53%) Hudson
7 13 (5.53%) Vagrant
8 12 (5.11%) GoCD
9 11 (4.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (3.83%) Mercurial
11 8 (3.40%) Maven
12 7 (2.98%) Ant
12 7 (2.98%) Bitbucket
12 7 (2.98%) Gradle
12 7 (2.98%) MSBuild
12 7 (2.98%) Subversion
13 5 (2.13%) GitLab
General
1 20 (8.51%) Retail
2 17 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.96%) Finance
4 4 (1.70%) Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (33.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (11.49%) Platform Engineer
3 25 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (9.79%) Developer
5 22 (9.36%) AWS Engineer
5 22 (9.36%) Test Engineer
6 21 (8.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 17 (7.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (7.23%) Software Engineer
8 16 (6.81%) Automation Tester
8 16 (6.81%) Tester
9 15 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 14 (5.96%) Consultant
11 13 (5.53%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Principal Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Senior Automation Tester
11 13 (5.53%) Senior Tester
12 12 (5.11%) AWS Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.62%) Web Services
2 27 (11.49%) .NET
3 15 (6.38%) Gherkin
4 12 (5.11%) HTML
5 8 (3.40%) JSON
6 7 (2.98%) LAMP
7 6 (2.55%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.55%) Apache Camel
7 6 (2.55%) J2EE
7 6 (2.55%) REST
7 6 (2.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.13%) HTML5
8 5 (2.13%) Node.js
8 5 (2.13%) Spring
9 4 (1.70%) Spring Integration
10 3 (1.28%) Kafka
10 3 (1.28%) Middleware
10 3 (1.28%) Play Framework
10 3 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.53%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (3.40%) iPad
3 7 (2.98%) Clustering
4 5 (2.13%) CMDB
4 5 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.85%) Handset
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (44.26%) Linux
2 58 (24.68%) Windows
3 50 (21.28%) Unix
4 23 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (9.36%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.81%) CentOS
7 13 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (4.26%) Debian
10 6 (2.55%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.28%) Android
11 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.28%) Solaris
11 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.43%) AIX
13 1 (0.43%) Fedora
13 1 (0.43%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (41.28%) DevOps
3 88 (37.45%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (23.40%) Scrum
5 48 (20.43%) TDD
6 41 (17.45%) SDLC
7 40 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 38 (16.17%) BDD
8 38 (16.17%) Test Automation
9 37 (15.74%) Test Scripting
10 30 (12.77%) RUP
11 29 (12.34%) DSDM
12 27 (11.49%) System Integration Testing
13 25 (10.64%) Change Management
13 25 (10.64%) ITIL
14 23 (9.79%) Microservices
14 23 (9.79%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.51%) E-Commerce
16 19 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (8.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 91 (38.72%) Python
2 73 (31.06%) SQL
3 65 (27.66%) Java
4 55 (23.40%) Ruby
5 43 (18.30%) Shell Script
6 42 (17.87%) Bash Shell
7 38 (16.17%) Perl
8 35 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 25 (10.64%) C#
10 20 (8.51%) Go
11 16 (6.81%) PHP
12 11 (4.68%) C++
13 7 (2.98%) Korn
13 7 (2.98%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.13%) C
14 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.70%) Groovy
16 3 (1.28%) Scala
17 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.23%) CCNP
1 17 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (5.96%) ISEB
3 8 (3.40%) JNCIP
4 5 (2.13%) Degree
5 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.43%) CISM
7 1 (0.43%) CISMP
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) CLAS
7 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.66%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) GCP
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 43 (18.30%) Active Directory
2 38 (16.17%) vSphere
3 30 (12.77%) Docker
4 29 (12.34%) Xen
5 28 (11.91%) XenServer
6 24 (10.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (7.66%) vCloud
8 12 (5.11%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.40%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.28%) HDFS
10 3 (1.28%) KVM
11 2 (0.85%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.85%) XenApp
12 1 (0.43%) iptables
12 1 (0.43%) NFS
12 1 (0.43%) Varnish
12 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 123 (52.34%) Puppet
2 97 (41.28%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (21.70%) Ansible
4 31 (13.19%) Cobbler
4 31 (13.19%) SCCM
5 29 (12.34%) Tivoli
6 21 (8.94%) Terraform
7 19 (8.09%) Nagios
8 17 (7.23%) OpenNMS
8 17 (7.23%) RANCID
9 12 (5.11%) Salt
10 10 (4.26%) vMotion
11 9 (3.83%) Cacti
11 9 (3.83%) Packer
12 2 (0.85%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 40 (17.02%) Oracle
2 39 (16.60%) Microsoft
3 38 (16.17%) VMware
4 31 (13.19%) Cisco
5 28 (11.91%) EnterpriseDB
6 24 (10.21%) Red Hat
7 19 (8.09%) Ericsson
8 18 (7.66%) Juniper
9 17 (7.23%) Huawei
10 16 (6.81%) Google
11 14 (5.96%) Zerto
12 11 (4.68%) SolarWinds
13 10 (4.26%) Veeam
14 9 (3.83%) Brocade
14 9 (3.83%) Foundry
14 9 (3.83%) ZyXEL
15 5 (2.13%) Aquila
16 4 (1.70%) Citrix
17 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
17 2 (0.85%) GENBAND
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary & Excellent benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago