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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 81 129 150
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 123 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.39% 1.50% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 1.66% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 107 31 35
Median salary £52,500 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +2.29%

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
3276 2833 3362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.42% 90.14% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2832 2327 2891
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 - 14 £51,000 - 2
Stockport +7 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Altrincham -8 3 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Cheadle +17 1 £27,000 -48.57%
Sale - 1 £47,500 -
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 16 January 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.

1 124 (59.90%) Puppet
2 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (47.34%) Linux
4 89 (43.00%) Opscode Chef
4 89 (43.00%) DevOps
5 88 (42.51%) Python
6 72 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (33.82%) SQL
8 59 (28.50%) Windows
9 52 (25.12%) Ruby
10 51 (24.64%) Java
10 51 (24.64%) Jenkins
11 49 (23.67%) Firewall
12 48 (23.19%) Ansible
13 47 (22.71%) Shell Script
14 43 (20.77%) Scrum
15 42 (20.29%) Active Directory
15 42 (20.29%) Unix
16 41 (19.81%) TDD
17 39 (18.84%) Perl
17 39 (18.84%) Microsoft
18 38 (18.36%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (18.36%) vSphere
19 37 (17.87%) Bash Shell
19 37 (17.87%) Oracle
20 36 (17.39%) Git (software)
21 34 (16.43%) SDLC
21 34 (16.43%) Internet
22 33 (15.94%) Automated Testing
22 33 (15.94%) SCCM

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 (14.49%) OpenStack
2 27 (13.04%) CloudStack
3 26 (12.56%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.73%) Apache
4 16 (7.73%) JBoss
4 16 (7.73%) WebSphere
5 11 (5.31%) IIS
6 5 (2.42%) nginx
7 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.97%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.80%) GitHub
3 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.86%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.86%) Office 365
6 5 (2.42%) SaaS
7 4 (1.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.93%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (1.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.97%) IaaS
8 2 (0.97%) PaaS
9 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (23.67%) Firewall
2 34 (16.43%) Internet
3 25 (12.08%) WAN
4 23 (11.11%) Broadband
4 23 (11.11%) DNS
5 18 (8.70%) Ethernet
5 18 (8.70%) TACACS
5 18 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (7.73%) LAN
7 14 (6.76%) Asterisk PBX
7 14 (6.76%) VoIP
8 13 (6.28%) IPv6
9 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (3.38%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.90%) BGP
11 6 (2.90%) IPsec
11 6 (2.90%) MRTG
11 6 (2.90%) SNMP
12 5 (2.42%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.25%) MySQL
3 5 (2.42%) Redis
4 4 (1.93%) Big Data
4 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.97%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.97%) HBase
6 2 (0.97%) Impala
6 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 36 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.21%) Selenium
4 15 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (7.25%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.80%) Vagrant
6 11 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.35%) Mercurial
8 8 (3.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.86%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.38%) Ant
9 7 (3.38%) Gradle
9 7 (3.38%) Hudson
9 7 (3.38%) Maven
9 7 (3.38%) Subversion
10 6 (2.90%) GoCD
11 5 (2.42%) GitLab
12 4 (1.93%) ClearCase
12 4 (1.93%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (9.18%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.76%) Retail
3 13 (6.28%) Finance
4 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.45%) Banking
5 3 (1.45%) Electronics
5 3 (1.45%) Games
5 3 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (36.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (12.08%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 22 (10.63%) Test Automation Engineer
5 20 (9.66%) Platform Engineer
6 18 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (7.73%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (7.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 16 (7.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 13 (6.28%) Automation Engineer
8 13 (6.28%) Designer
8 13 (6.28%) Developer
8 13 (6.28%) Network Designer
8 13 (6.28%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.28%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.31%) Principal Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) Consultant
10 10 (4.83%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (4.35%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.01%) .NET
2 26 (12.56%) Web Services
3 12 (5.80%) HTML
4 8 (3.86%) Gherkin
4 8 (3.86%) LAMP
5 7 (3.38%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.38%) Apache Camel
6 6 (2.90%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.90%) JSON
6 6 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.42%) HTML5
7 5 (2.42%) Middleware
7 5 (2.42%) REST
7 5 (2.42%) Spring
8 4 (1.93%) Node.js
8 4 (1.93%) Spring Integration
9 3 (1.45%) J2EE
9 3 (1.45%) jQuery
9 3 (1.45%) Play Framework
9 3 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.42%) CMDB
3 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (1.93%) iPad
5 3 (1.45%) Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (47.34%) Linux
2 59 (28.50%) Windows
3 42 (20.29%) Unix
4 22 (10.63%) Windows Server
5 21 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (8.21%) CentOS
7 15 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (4.83%) Debian
10 5 (2.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.45%) Android
11 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.97%) Solaris
13 1 (0.48%) AIX
13 1 (0.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (43.00%) DevOps
3 72 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (20.77%) Scrum
5 41 (19.81%) TDD
6 34 (16.43%) SDLC
7 33 (15.94%) Automated Testing
8 32 (15.46%) BDD
8 32 (15.46%) Test Scripting
9 31 (14.98%) Test Automation
10 28 (13.53%) RUP
11 27 (13.04%) DSDM
12 24 (11.59%) ITIL
13 20 (9.66%) OWASP
13 20 (9.66%) System Integration Testing
14 19 (9.18%) Change Management
15 18 (8.70%) Network Management
16 17 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (7.73%) Microservices
17 16 (7.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.51%) Python
2 70 (33.82%) SQL
3 52 (25.12%) Ruby
4 51 (24.64%) Java
5 47 (22.71%) Shell Script
6 39 (18.84%) Perl
7 37 (17.87%) Bash Shell
8 32 (15.46%) PowerShell
9 21 (10.14%) PHP
10 15 (7.25%) C#
11 14 (6.76%) Go
12 8 (3.86%) C++
13 7 (3.38%) JavaScript
14 5 (2.42%) C
15 4 (1.93%) Groovy
15 4 (1.93%) Korn
16 3 (1.45%) Scala
16 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.70%) CCNP
1 18 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (7.25%) ISEB
3 6 (2.90%) Degree
4 5 (2.42%) JNCIP
5 3 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) CCNA
7 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.18%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GCP
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (20.29%) Active Directory
2 38 (18.36%) vSphere
3 28 (13.53%) Xen
4 27 (13.04%) XenServer
5 19 (9.18%) vCloud
6 18 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (8.21%) Docker
8 11 (5.31%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.86%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.97%) HDFS
10 2 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.97%) XenApp
11 1 (0.48%) iptables
11 1 (0.48%) KVM
11 1 (0.48%) Varnish
11 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 124 (59.90%) Puppet
2 89 (43.00%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (23.19%) Ansible
4 33 (15.94%) SCCM
5 30 (14.49%) Cobbler
6 27 (13.04%) Tivoli
7 19 (9.18%) Nagios
8 18 (8.70%) OpenNMS
8 18 (8.70%) RANCID
9 14 (6.76%) Terraform
10 12 (5.80%) Salt
11 11 (5.31%) vMotion
12 7 (3.38%) Cacti
13 4 (1.93%) HAProxy
13 4 (1.93%) Packer
14 2 (0.97%) Rundeck
15 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
15 1 (0.48%) SCOM
15 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 39 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.87%) Oracle
3 31 (14.98%) VMware
4 27 (13.04%) Cisco
4 27 (13.04%) EnterpriseDB
5 18 (8.70%) Ericsson
5 18 (8.70%) Huawei
5 18 (8.70%) Juniper
6 15 (7.25%) Red Hat
6 15 (7.25%) Zerto
7 13 (6.28%) Brocade
7 13 (6.28%) Foundry
7 13 (6.28%) ZyXEL
8 11 (5.31%) Veeam
9 9 (4.35%) Google
10 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.93%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.45%) Citrix
12 3 (1.45%) SAP
13 2 (0.97%) Aquila
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
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Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
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Altrincham, Cheshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
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Salary: Competitive salary & Excellent benefits
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