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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 98 143 159
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 106 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.84% 1.30% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 1.44% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 95 33 33
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,900 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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 3186 3662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.57% 89.92% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2944 2600 3122
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 - 17 £51,000 - 3
Stockport +8 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Cheadle +17 1 £27,000 -50.90%
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £41,500 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 111 (62.36%) Puppet
2 90 (50.56%) Linux
3 80 (44.94%) Python
4 72 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (38.76%) Windows
6 68 (38.20%) DevOps
7 67 (37.64%) SQL
8 66 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
9 56 (31.46%) Firewall
9 56 (31.46%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (27.53%) Active Directory
11 47 (26.40%) Microsoft
12 46 (25.84%) Shell Script
13 45 (25.28%) Ruby
14 43 (24.16%) vSphere
15 40 (22.47%) Internet
16 39 (21.91%) Unix
16 39 (21.91%) SCCM
17 38 (21.35%) Java
18 35 (19.66%) Perl
18 35 (19.66%) VMware
18 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
19 32 (17.98%) Oracle
20 31 (17.42%) Scrum
20 31 (17.42%) Bash Shell
21 30 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
21 30 (16.85%) Ansible
21 30 (16.85%) .NET
21 30 (16.85%) DNS
22 29 (16.29%) WebLogic

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 29 (16.29%) WebLogic
2 28 (15.73%) OpenStack
3 26 (14.61%) CloudStack
4 20 (11.24%) JBoss
4 20 (11.24%) WebSphere
5 17 (9.55%) Apache
6 15 (8.43%) IIS
7 5 (2.81%) nginx
8 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.49%) Amazon S3
4 8 (4.49%) Office 365
5 7 (3.93%) GitHub
6 5 (2.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.69%) SaaS
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.56%) IaaS
9 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.46%) Firewall
2 40 (22.47%) Internet
3 30 (16.85%) DNS
4 25 (14.04%) Broadband
5 20 (11.24%) Ethernet
5 20 (11.24%) TACACS
5 20 (11.24%) WAN
5 20 (11.24%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (10.67%) VoIP
7 18 (10.11%) IPv6
8 17 (9.55%) Asterisk PBX
9 13 (7.30%) SNMP
10 12 (6.74%) LAN
11 11 (6.18%) VPN
12 10 (5.62%) BGP
12 10 (5.62%) MRTG
13 9 (5.06%) DHCP
14 8 (4.49%) OSPF
14 8 (4.49%) TCP/IP
14 8 (4.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.99%) MySQL
3 3 (1.69%) Redis
3 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Big Data
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.73%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.18%) Selenium
4 10 (5.62%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.81%) GitLab
5 5 (2.81%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.81%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.69%) Ant
7 3 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.69%) Gradle
7 3 (1.69%) JIRA
7 3 (1.69%) JUnit
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
7 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.12%) Mockito
8 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.12%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
General
1 29 (16.29%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.43%) Finance
3 10 (5.62%) Retail
4 6 (3.37%) Banking
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (32.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (10.11%) Test Engineer
3 17 (9.55%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (9.55%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (8.99%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (8.43%) Designer
6 14 (7.87%) Network Designer
6 14 (7.87%) Platform Engineer
7 13 (7.30%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) Applications Support
8 10 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) Lead Designer
9 9 (5.06%) Applications Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Network Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Applications Support Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.85%) .NET
2 19 (10.67%) Web Services
3 12 (6.74%) HTML
4 8 (4.49%) LAMP
5 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (2.81%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.81%) Apache Camel
7 4 (2.25%) JSON
7 4 (2.25%) Middleware
7 4 (2.25%) XML
8 3 (1.69%) CSS
8 3 (1.69%) ELK Stack
8 3 (1.69%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.69%) HTML5
8 3 (1.69%) jQuery
8 3 (1.69%) Play Framework
8 3 (1.69%) REST
8 3 (1.69%) Spring
9 2 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.81%) CMDB
4 4 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.25%) PKI
5 3 (1.69%) Replication
6 2 (1.12%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.56%) Linux
2 69 (38.76%) Windows
3 39 (21.91%) Unix
4 25 (14.04%) Windows Server
5 15 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.18%) CentOS
6 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.81%) Debian
9 4 (2.25%) Android
9 4 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (38.20%) DevOps
3 56 (31.46%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (17.42%) Scrum
5 29 (16.29%) TDD
6 28 (15.73%) ITIL
7 27 (15.17%) RUP
8 26 (14.61%) DSDM
9 23 (12.92%) Automated Testing
9 23 (12.92%) Network Management
9 23 (12.92%) SDLC
9 23 (12.92%) Test Scripting
10 22 (12.36%) BDD
10 22 (12.36%) OWASP
11 21 (11.80%) Test Automation
12 18 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (8.99%) Network Planning
14 15 (8.43%) Change Management
14 15 (8.43%) System Integration Testing
15 14 (7.87%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.94%) Python
2 67 (37.64%) SQL
3 46 (25.84%) Shell Script
4 45 (25.28%) Ruby
5 38 (21.35%) Java
6 35 (19.66%) Perl
7 31 (17.42%) Bash Shell
8 28 (15.73%) PowerShell
9 25 (14.04%) PHP
10 8 (4.49%) C#
10 8 (4.49%) Go
11 7 (3.93%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.81%) C
12 5 (2.81%) C++
13 3 (1.69%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.43%) CCNP
1 15 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (6.74%) ISEB
3 5 (2.81%) Degree
4 4 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.25%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) GCP
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (27.53%) Active Directory
2 43 (24.16%) vSphere
3 27 (15.17%) Xen
4 26 (14.61%) XenServer
5 21 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (10.11%) vCloud
7 11 (6.18%) Hyper-V
8 8 (4.49%) VirtualBox
9 5 (2.81%) Docker
10 3 (1.69%) NFS
11 2 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.12%) XenApp
12 1 (0.56%) iptables
12 1 (0.56%) KVM
12 1 (0.56%) Varnish
12 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 111 (62.36%) Puppet
2 66 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (21.91%) SCCM
4 30 (16.85%) Ansible
5 29 (16.29%) Cobbler
6 26 (14.61%) Tivoli
7 24 (13.48%) Nagios
7 24 (13.48%) RANCID
8 20 (11.24%) OpenNMS
9 11 (6.18%) Cacti
9 11 (6.18%) SCOM
9 11 (6.18%) vMotion
10 5 (2.81%) Terraform
11 4 (2.25%) HAProxy
11 4 (2.25%) PowerCLI
11 4 (2.25%) vRealize
12 3 (1.69%) Salt
13 2 (1.12%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
14 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 47 (26.40%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.66%) VMware
3 32 (17.98%) Oracle
4 29 (16.29%) Cisco
5 26 (14.61%) EnterpriseDB
6 24 (13.48%) Juniper
7 20 (11.24%) Ericsson
7 20 (11.24%) Huawei
8 18 (10.11%) Brocade
8 18 (10.11%) Foundry
8 18 (10.11%) Zerto
8 18 (10.11%) ZyXEL
9 14 (7.87%) Veeam
10 7 (3.93%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.25%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.25%) Dell
12 3 (1.69%) Citrix
12 3 (1.69%) Google
12 3 (1.69%) SAP
12 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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