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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 115 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 72 48 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.99% 1.33% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.49% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 48
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
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
3202 3232 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.60% 89.83% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2664 2737
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 13 £60,000 - 2
Stockport +6 9 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Altrincham +6 6 £37,000 +17.46%
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Oldham - 2 - -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (45.93%) Puppet
3 58 (42.96%) Linux
4 54 (40.00%) Python
5 51 (37.78%) ITIL
6 47 (34.81%) DevOps
7 46 (34.07%) Unix
8 45 (33.33%) SQL
9 43 (31.85%) Ruby
9 43 (31.85%) Opscode Chef
10 41 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (30.37%) Microsoft
11 40 (29.63%) Windows
12 38 (28.15%) Bash Shell
13 36 (26.67%) Cobbler
13 36 (26.67%) Shell Script
13 36 (26.67%) Firewall
14 32 (23.70%) vSphere
15 31 (22.96%) .NET
15 31 (22.96%) Oracle
16 28 (20.74%) OpenStack
17 26 (19.26%) RUP
17 26 (19.26%) DSDM
17 26 (19.26%) Scrum
17 26 (19.26%) Tivoli
18 25 (18.52%) JBoss
18 25 (18.52%) WebLogic
18 25 (18.52%) OWASP
18 25 (18.52%) WebSphere
18 25 (18.52%) Xen

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 28 (20.74%) OpenStack
2 25 (18.52%) CloudStack
2 25 (18.52%) JBoss
2 25 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 25 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 13 (9.63%) Apache
4 5 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.70%) nginx
4 5 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.19%) GitHub
3 6 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.70%) PaaS
5 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.67%) Firewall
2 17 (12.59%) DNS
3 13 (9.63%) Internet
4 12 (8.89%) VPN
5 11 (8.15%) SNMP
6 9 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 9 (6.67%) Broadband
6 9 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 9 (6.67%) IPv6
6 9 (6.67%) TACACS
6 9 (6.67%) VoIP
6 9 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (5.93%) BGP
7 8 (5.93%) HSRP
7 8 (5.93%) Junos
7 8 (5.93%) LLU
7 8 (5.93%) MRTG
7 8 (5.93%) OSPF
7 8 (5.93%) VLAN
7 8 (5.93%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.44%) Maven
4 5 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.70%) gulp
5 4 (2.96%) Ranorex
6 3 (2.22%) Selenium
6 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.74%) Ant
8 1 (0.74%) Gradle
8 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.74%) MSTest
8 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.74%) Subversion
8 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.74%) WinRunner
General
1 20 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.93%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
3 7 (5.19%) Retail
4 5 (3.70%) Games
4 5 (3.70%) iGaming
4 5 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (31.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (9.63%) Developer
2 13 (9.63%) Release Manager
3 10 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Agile Tester
5 7 (5.19%) Deployment Manager
5 7 (5.19%) QA Tester
5 7 (5.19%) Tester
6 6 (4.44%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Lead Tester
6 6 (4.44%) Network Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Project Support Officer
6 6 (4.44%) QA Leader
6 6 (4.44%) Senior Agile Tester
6 6 (4.44%) Senior Tester
6 6 (4.44%) Service Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Service Transition Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) .NET
2 11 (8.15%) HTML
3 10 (7.41%) CSS
3 10 (7.41%) Web Services
4 8 (5.93%) jQuery
5 7 (5.19%) REST
5 7 (5.19%) XML
6 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.70%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.70%) HTML5
6 5 (3.70%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (3.70%) JAX-RS
6 5 (3.70%) Kafka
6 5 (3.70%) React
6 5 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.22%) Ajax
8 3 (2.22%) ELK Stack
9 2 (1.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.67%) iPad
4 4 (2.96%) PKI
5 3 (2.22%) CMDB
5 3 (2.22%) Replication
6 2 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.48%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) Handset
6 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.96%) Linux
2 46 (34.07%) Unix
3 40 (29.63%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) CoreOS
4 5 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) SUSE
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (37.78%) ITIL
3 47 (34.81%) DevOps
4 41 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (19.26%) DSDM
5 26 (19.26%) RUP
5 26 (19.26%) Scrum
6 25 (18.52%) OWASP
7 19 (14.07%) Change Management
8 16 (11.85%) Release Management
9 14 (10.37%) Service Management
10 13 (9.63%) BDD
10 13 (9.63%) TDD
10 13 (9.63%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.89%) Network Management
11 12 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.89%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.41%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.41%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (40.00%) Python
2 45 (33.33%) SQL
3 43 (31.85%) Ruby
4 38 (28.15%) Bash Shell
5 36 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 16 (11.85%) Java
7 13 (9.63%) Perl
7 13 (9.63%) PHP
8 12 (8.89%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.15%) C#
10 5 (3.70%) C++
10 5 (3.70%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (10.37%) Degree
2 11 (8.15%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (5.93%) ISEB
4 7 (5.19%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.22%) CCNP
5 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.48%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.93%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (23.70%) vSphere
2 25 (18.52%) Xen
2 25 (18.52%) XenServer
3 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.44%) Docker
6 4 (2.96%) vCloud
7 3 (2.22%) NFS
8 2 (1.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 62 (45.93%) Puppet
2 43 (31.85%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (26.67%) Cobbler
4 26 (19.26%) Tivoli
5 13 (9.63%) RANCID
5 13 (9.63%) SCCM
6 12 (8.89%) Nagios
7 11 (8.15%) SCOM
8 9 (6.67%) OpenNMS
9 8 (5.93%) Cacti
10 6 (4.44%) Ansible
11 5 (3.70%) HAProxy
11 5 (3.70%) Kubernetes
12 4 (2.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 41 (30.37%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.96%) Oracle
3 25 (18.52%) EnterpriseDB
4 15 (11.11%) VMware
5 14 (10.37%) Cisco
6 13 (9.63%) Juniper
7 11 (8.15%) Ericsson
8 9 (6.67%) Brocade
8 9 (6.67%) Foundry
8 9 (6.67%) Huawei
8 9 (6.67%) ZyXEL
9 5 (3.70%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.70%) Dell
10 4 (2.96%) Telerik
11 3 (2.22%) Veeam
11 3 (2.22%) Zerto
12 2 (1.48%) BroadSoft
12 2 (1.48%) EMC
12 2 (1.48%) GENBAND
12 2 (1.48%) Sonus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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