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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 115 147 147
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 56 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.70% 1.22% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.43% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 27
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
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
2927 3416 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.93% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 2932 2758
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 8 £45,000 +21.62%
Altrincham +11 6 £24,000 -40.00%
Cheadle - 3 £50,000 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £54,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 54 (47.37%) Linux
2 39 (34.21%) Windows
3 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (27.19%) Finance
5 30 (26.32%) Puppet
6 29 (25.44%) Ruby
7 27 (23.68%) Python
8 24 (21.05%) ITIL
8 24 (21.05%) SQL
8 24 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (18.42%) VMware
9 21 (18.42%) DevOps
10 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
11 19 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (15.79%) Web Services
12 18 (15.79%) Change Management
12 18 (15.79%) Shell Script
13 17 (14.91%) Service Management
13 17 (14.91%) MySQL
14 15 (13.16%) OpenStack
14 15 (13.16%) High Availability
15 14 (12.28%) Bash Shell
15 14 (12.28%) Perl
15 14 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (11.40%) QA
16 13 (11.40%) C#
16 13 (11.40%) Scrum
17 12 (10.53%) Java
17 12 (10.53%) Jenkins

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.16%) OpenStack
2 7 (6.14%) Apache
3 6 (5.26%) CMS
4 5 (4.39%) JBoss
5 4 (3.51%) CloudStack
5 4 (3.51%) nginx
5 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.63%) Node.js
7 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) DNS
2 6 (5.26%) Firewall
3 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.63%) LAN
4 3 (2.63%) WAN
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.75%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) MySQL
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.39%) SQLite
6 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.63%) Redis
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.75%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.26%) Gerrit
4 5 (4.39%) FxCop
4 5 (4.39%) Moq
4 5 (4.39%) NUnit
4 5 (4.39%) StyleCop
4 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.39%) WiX
5 4 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.51%) MSTest
5 4 (3.51%) Ranorex
5 4 (3.51%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.75%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.88%) JUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Maven
8 1 (0.88%) WinRunner
General
1 31 (27.19%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.14%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Analyst
2 17 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) AWS Consultant
3 9 (7.89%) Cloud Consultant
3 9 (7.89%) Consultant
3 9 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Agile Tester
4 8 (7.02%) Configuration Manager
4 8 (7.02%) Designer
4 8 (7.02%) QA Tester
4 8 (7.02%) Tester
5 7 (6.14%) Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 6 (5.26%) Architect
6 6 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) Web Services
2 11 (9.65%) LAMP
3 9 (7.89%) .NET
4 8 (7.02%) HTML
4 8 (7.02%) XML
5 5 (4.39%) LINQ
5 5 (4.39%) Ninject
5 5 (4.39%) Regular Expression
5 5 (4.39%) WCF
5 5 (4.39%) WPF
6 3 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.75%) Middleware
8 1 (0.88%) CSS
8 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.88%) JSON
8 1 (0.88%) JSP
8 1 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.88%) REST
8 1 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.26%) CMDB
1 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (0.88%) Clustering
3 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) iPhone
3 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (47.37%) Linux
2 39 (34.21%) Windows
3 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (8.77%) Unix
4 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.51%) CentOS
5 4 (3.51%) Debian
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) ITIL
3 21 (18.42%) DevOps
4 19 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.79%) Change Management
6 17 (14.91%) Service Management
7 15 (13.16%) High Availability
8 13 (11.40%) Scrum
9 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
9 11 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (8.77%) Change Control
10 10 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (8.77%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.89%) Presales
11 9 (7.89%) Project Management
12 8 (7.02%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.02%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.02%) OOD
12 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (7.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.44%) Ruby
2 27 (23.68%) Python
3 24 (21.05%) SQL
4 18 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 14 (12.28%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.28%) Perl
6 13 (11.40%) C#
7 12 (10.53%) Java
8 8 (7.02%) PHP
9 7 (6.14%) VB
10 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.51%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) ISEB
1 8 (7.02%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.14%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) CISM
3 6 (5.26%) CISMP
3 6 (5.26%) CISSP
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) RHCE
5 2 (1.75%) RHCT
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) MCTS
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) QA
2 11 (9.65%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.02%) SLA
4 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) vSphere
2 4 (3.51%) Xen
2 4 (3.51%) XenServer
3 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (26.32%) Puppet
2 24 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.02%) Cobbler
4 7 (6.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 7 (6.14%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (5.26%) Tivoli
6 5 (4.39%) Ansible
6 5 (4.39%) Wonderware InTouch
7 3 (2.63%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.88%) DameWare
8 1 (0.88%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.88%) SCCM
8 1 (0.88%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) VMware
2 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) HP
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.39%) Wonderware
7 4 (3.51%) Dynatrace
7 4 (3.51%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (3.51%) Telerik
8 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (1.75%) Remedy
9 2 (1.75%) Siebel
10 1 (0.88%) Adobe
10 1 (0.88%) BMC
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco
10 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.88%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.88%) Quark
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