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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 124 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 72 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.94% 1.62% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.81% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 40
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Configuration Management
North West

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
3341 3375 3501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.86% 89.40% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2819 2812
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 19 £60,000 - 3
Stockport -7 5 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Altrincham +8 4 £37,000 +17.46%
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 66 (49.62%) Puppet
2 64 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (44.36%) Linux
4 57 (42.86%) Python
5 50 (37.59%) ITIL
5 50 (37.59%) SQL
6 44 (33.08%) DevOps
7 43 (32.33%) Unix
7 43 (32.33%) Windows
7 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
7 43 (32.33%) Firewall
8 42 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
9 40 (30.08%) Ruby
10 37 (27.82%) Shell Script
11 36 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (25.56%) .NET
12 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
12 34 (25.56%) vSphere
13 33 (24.81%) Oracle
14 32 (24.06%) Cobbler
15 27 (20.30%) WebLogic
16 26 (19.55%) Telecoms
16 26 (19.55%) Scrum
17 25 (18.80%) Tivoli
17 25 (18.80%) JBoss
17 25 (18.80%) RUP
17 25 (18.80%) DSDM
17 25 (18.80%) OWASP
17 25 (18.80%) XenServer
17 25 (18.80%) EnterpriseDB

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 27 (20.30%) WebLogic
2 25 (18.80%) CloudStack
2 25 (18.80%) JBoss
2 25 (18.80%) OpenStack
2 25 (18.80%) WebSphere
3 16 (12.03%) Apache
4 7 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.51%) IIS
6 5 (3.76%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.01%) nginx
8 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.26%) GitHub
4 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.76%) PaaS
6 4 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (32.33%) Firewall
2 19 (14.29%) DNS
2 19 (14.29%) Internet
3 13 (9.77%) Broadband
3 13 (9.77%) Ethernet
3 13 (9.77%) IPv6
3 13 (9.77%) TACACS
3 13 (9.77%) VoIP
3 13 (9.77%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (9.02%) Asterisk PBX
5 11 (8.27%) SNMP
6 10 (7.52%) VPN
7 8 (6.02%) BGP
7 8 (6.02%) HSRP
7 8 (6.02%) Junos
7 8 (6.02%) LLU
7 8 (6.02%) MRTG
7 8 (6.02%) OSPF
7 8 (6.02%) VLAN
7 8 (6.02%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) MySQL
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.75%) Redis
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.51%) Maven
4 5 (3.76%) gulp
5 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.26%) Ranorex
6 3 (2.26%) Selenium
7 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) Gradle
8 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
8 1 (0.75%) Subversion
8 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.75%) WinRunner
General
1 26 (19.55%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Retail
3 6 (4.51%) Banking
4 5 (3.76%) Games
4 5 (3.76%) iGaming
4 5 (3.76%) Law
5 4 (3.01%) Electronics
5 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (30.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (9.77%) Developer
3 12 (9.02%) Release Manager
4 10 (7.52%) Designer
5 9 (6.77%) Lead Designer
5 9 (6.77%) Network Designer
5 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.51%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Project Support Officer
8 6 (4.51%) QA Tester
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Tester
8 6 (4.51%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.56%) .NET
2 13 (9.77%) HTML
3 11 (8.27%) Web Services
4 10 (7.52%) CSS
4 10 (7.52%) jQuery
5 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.26%) REST
6 5 (3.76%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.76%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.76%) HTML5
6 5 (3.76%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (3.76%) JAX-RS
6 5 (3.76%) Kafka
6 5 (3.76%) React
6 5 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (3.76%) XML
7 4 (3.01%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.26%) Ajax
8 3 (2.26%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.77%) iPad
4 4 (3.01%) PKI
5 3 (2.26%) Replication
6 2 (1.50%) CMDB
6 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.50%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Handset
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (44.36%) Linux
2 43 (32.33%) Unix
2 43 (32.33%) Windows
3 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.76%) CoreOS
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.01%) CentOS
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.50%) Android
6 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Debian
7 1 (0.75%) SUSE
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.59%) ITIL
3 44 (33.08%) DevOps
4 36 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (19.55%) Scrum
6 25 (18.80%) DSDM
6 25 (18.80%) OWASP
6 25 (18.80%) RUP
7 20 (15.04%) Change Management
8 17 (12.78%) Release Management
9 16 (12.03%) Network Management
10 12 (9.02%) BDD
10 12 (9.02%) TDD
11 11 (8.27%) Network Planning
11 11 (8.27%) Service Management
11 11 (8.27%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.52%) Test Automation
13 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
14 8 (6.02%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.86%) Python
2 50 (37.59%) SQL
3 40 (30.08%) Ruby
4 37 (27.82%) Shell Script
5 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
6 18 (13.53%) Java
7 17 (12.78%) Perl
7 17 (12.78%) PHP
8 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 10 (7.52%) C#
10 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.76%) C++
11 5 (3.76%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 11 (8.27%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (7.52%) ISEB
4 8 (6.02%) CCNP
4 8 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.51%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.50%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (25.56%) vSphere
2 25 (18.80%) Xen
2 25 (18.80%) XenServer
3 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.26%) vCloud
6 6 (4.51%) Docker
7 3 (2.26%) NFS
8 2 (1.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 66 (49.62%) Puppet
2 42 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (24.06%) Cobbler
4 25 (18.80%) Tivoli
5 19 (14.29%) SCCM
6 17 (12.78%) RANCID
7 16 (12.03%) Nagios
8 13 (9.77%) OpenNMS
9 11 (8.27%) SCOM
10 8 (6.02%) Ansible
10 8 (6.02%) Cacti
11 5 (3.76%) Kubernetes
12 4 (3.01%) HAProxy
12 4 (3.01%) vRealize
13 2 (1.50%) vMotion
14 1 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.81%) Oracle
3 25 (18.80%) EnterpriseDB
4 19 (14.29%) Cisco
5 17 (12.78%) Juniper
5 17 (12.78%) VMware
6 14 (10.53%) Ericsson
7 13 (9.77%) Brocade
7 13 (9.77%) Foundry
7 13 (9.77%) Huawei
7 13 (9.77%) ZyXEL
8 5 (3.76%) Dell
8 5 (3.76%) Veeam
8 5 (3.76%) Zerto
9 4 (3.01%) SAP
10 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.26%) Citrix
10 3 (2.26%) Telerik
11 2 (1.50%) EMC
11 2 (1.50%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago