The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 65 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.67% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -49.49%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,977 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +7.44%
Configuration Management
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 644 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.04% 91.09% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 416 550 484
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Sheffield region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 8 (47.06%) Puppet
3 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 7 (41.18%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) CloudStack
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
6 5 (29.41%) Go
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) Service Management
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Debian
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Ansible
8 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (17.65%) Confluence
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) LAMP
8 3 (17.65%) Ruby
8 3 (17.65%) JIRA
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
9 2 (11.76%) Tomcat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (35.29%) CloudStack
2 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) Confluence
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Hudson
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Debian
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) Process Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Go
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) BIND 9
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.76%) qmail
2 2 (11.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (47.06%) Puppet
3 4 (23.53%) Ansible
4 2 (11.76%) Nagios
4 2 (11.76%) Pingdom
4 2 (11.76%) Salt
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM
5 1 (5.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) New Relic
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy
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