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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 122 139 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 74 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.98% 1.55% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.72% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 23
Median salary £45,000 £42,049 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.01% -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,350 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
3362 3488 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.80% 89.85% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2870 2891 2929
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 16 £53,000 - 2
Altrincham +9 1 £37,500 +20.00%
Stockport -1 1 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Bolton - 1 - -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 83 (56.85%) Puppet
2 72 (49.32%) Linux
3 65 (44.52%) Python
4 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (39.73%) Windows
6 56 (38.36%) SQL
7 55 (37.67%) Opscode Chef
8 53 (36.30%) Firewall
9 51 (34.93%) DevOps
10 48 (32.88%) ITIL
10 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
11 41 (28.08%) Unix
12 40 (27.40%) Ruby
13 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (26.71%) Shell Script
14 38 (26.03%) vSphere
15 37 (25.34%) .NET
16 34 (23.29%) Oracle
17 33 (22.60%) Bash Shell
18 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
19 30 (20.55%) WebLogic
19 30 (20.55%) Cobbler
20 29 (19.86%) VMware
21 28 (19.18%) Telecoms
22 27 (18.49%) Scrum
22 27 (18.49%) Internet
22 27 (18.49%) OWASP
22 27 (18.49%) OpenStack
23 26 (17.81%) CloudStack
23 26 (17.81%) Amazon AWS

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 30 (20.55%) WebLogic
2 27 (18.49%) OpenStack
3 26 (17.81%) CloudStack
3 26 (17.81%) JBoss
3 26 (17.81%) WebSphere
4 22 (15.07%) Apache
5 9 (6.16%) IIS
6 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.42%) Apache Spark
7 5 (3.42%) nginx
8 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.37%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.48%) GitHub
3 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.79%) Amazon S3
4 7 (4.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (4.79%) Office 365
5 6 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (3.42%) PaaS
7 4 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.37%) SaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.30%) Firewall
2 27 (18.49%) Internet
3 21 (14.38%) DNS
4 15 (10.27%) Broadband
4 15 (10.27%) VoIP
5 14 (9.59%) Ethernet
5 14 (9.59%) IPv6
5 14 (9.59%) TACACS
5 14 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (8.90%) Asterisk PBX
7 11 (7.53%) SNMP
7 11 (7.53%) WAN
8 10 (6.85%) VPN
9 8 (5.48%) BGP
9 8 (5.48%) HSRP
9 8 (5.48%) Junos
9 8 (5.48%) MRTG
9 8 (5.48%) OSPF
9 8 (5.48%) VLAN
9 8 (5.48%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.33%) MySQL
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Git (software)
1 20 (13.70%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.11%) Maven
3 5 (3.42%) gulp
3 5 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.05%) JIRA
5 3 (2.05%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.05%) Ranorex
5 3 (2.05%) Selenium
5 3 (2.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.05%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.68%) Ant
6 1 (0.68%) GitLab
6 1 (0.68%) Gradle
6 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.68%) WinRunner
General
1 28 (19.18%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.27%) Finance
3 10 (6.85%) Retail
4 7 (4.79%) Banking
5 6 (4.11%) Games
6 5 (3.42%) iGaming
6 5 (3.42%) Law
6 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.74%) Electronics
7 4 (2.74%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (32.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (8.90%) Support Engineer
3 11 (7.53%) Designer
3 11 (7.53%) Developer
4 10 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (6.85%) Lead Designer
4 10 (6.85%) Network Designer
5 9 (6.16%) Applications Support
5 9 (6.16%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (6.16%) Release Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (4.79%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (4.79%) Project Officer
6 7 (4.79%) Project Support Officer
6 7 (4.79%) Support Officer
7 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.11%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.11%) QA Tester
7 6 (4.11%) Senior Tester
7 6 (4.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.34%) .NET
2 16 (10.96%) HTML
3 15 (10.27%) Web Services
4 10 (6.85%) jQuery
5 9 (6.16%) CSS
6 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.11%) LAMP
8 5 (3.42%) Backbone.js
8 5 (3.42%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5 Canvas
8 5 (3.42%) JAX-RS
8 5 (3.42%) Kafka
8 5 (3.42%) React
8 5 (3.42%) REST
8 5 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (2.74%) Middleware
10 3 (2.05%) Apache Camel
10 3 (2.05%) ELK Stack
10 3 (2.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.11%) iPad
4 4 (2.74%) PKI
5 3 (2.05%) CMDB
5 3 (2.05%) Replication
6 2 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.37%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (49.32%) Linux
2 58 (39.73%) Windows
3 41 (28.08%) Unix
4 14 (9.59%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.48%) CentOS
5 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.42%) CoreOS
7 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.05%) Android
8 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.37%) Debian
10 1 (0.68%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.93%) DevOps
3 48 (32.88%) ITIL
4 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (18.49%) OWASP
5 27 (18.49%) Scrum
6 26 (17.81%) DSDM
6 26 (17.81%) RUP
7 20 (13.70%) Change Management
8 17 (11.64%) Network Management
8 17 (11.64%) Release Management
9 12 (8.22%) Network Planning
10 11 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.53%) TDD
11 10 (6.85%) BDD
11 10 (6.85%) Service Management
11 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.52%) Python
2 56 (38.36%) SQL
3 40 (27.40%) Ruby
4 39 (26.71%) Shell Script
5 33 (22.60%) Bash Shell
6 25 (17.12%) Perl
7 22 (15.07%) Java
8 20 (13.70%) PHP
9 17 (11.64%) PowerShell
10 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
11 9 (6.16%) C#
12 6 (4.11%) C++
13 5 (3.42%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.37%) Go
15 1 (0.68%) C
15 1 (0.68%) Groovy
15 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Degree
2 12 (8.22%) ISEB
3 10 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (6.16%) CCNP
4 9 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.11%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.37%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.48%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (26.03%) vSphere
2 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
3 26 (17.81%) Xen
3 26 (17.81%) XenServer
4 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (6.85%) vCloud
6 8 (5.48%) Docker
7 6 (4.11%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.05%) NFS
8 3 (2.05%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.37%) XenApp
10 1 (0.68%) iptables
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 83 (56.85%) Puppet
2 55 (37.67%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (20.55%) Cobbler
4 26 (17.81%) Tivoli
5 24 (16.44%) SCCM
6 18 (12.33%) Nagios
6 18 (12.33%) RANCID
7 16 (10.96%) Ansible
8 14 (9.59%) OpenNMS
9 11 (7.53%) SCOM
10 9 (6.16%) Cacti
11 5 (3.42%) HAProxy
11 5 (3.42%) Kubernetes
11 5 (3.42%) vMotion
12 4 (2.74%) PowerCLI
12 4 (2.74%) vRealize
13 3 (2.05%) Terraform
14 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.68%) Salt
14 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.29%) Oracle
3 29 (19.86%) VMware
4 26 (17.81%) EnterpriseDB
5 20 (13.70%) Cisco
6 18 (12.33%) Juniper
7 14 (9.59%) Brocade
7 14 (9.59%) Ericsson
7 14 (9.59%) Foundry
7 14 (9.59%) Huawei
7 14 (9.59%) ZyXEL
8 11 (7.53%) Zerto
9 8 (5.48%) Veeam
10 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.42%) Dell
10 5 (3.42%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.74%) SAP
12 3 (2.05%) Citrix
12 3 (2.05%) Telerik
13 2 (1.37%) EMC
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