Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 24 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.99% 0.31% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 0.35% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 65 0 0
Chester median annual salary £55,000 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - +2.86%

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 252 288 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 94.38% 89.72% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 221 256 226
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -13.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,625 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Chester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Chester

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Chester over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (91.67%) Ansible
2 22 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (91.67%) Puppet
3 21 (87.50%) Data Analytics
3 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 21 (87.50%) Analytics
4 15 (62.50%) Mesos
5 14 (58.33%) Docker
5 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (58.33%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
6 13 (54.17%) Finance
6 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (37.50%) Coaching
8 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 8 (33.33%) Presales
8 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (33.33%) IaaS
8 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 8 (33.33%) PaaS
9 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (8.33%) Open Source
10 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (8.33%) Scala
10 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) IaaS
1 8 (33.33%) PaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Flink
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Kafka
1 2 (8.33%) Spark Streaming
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Infotainment
2 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (87.50%) Analytics
2 21 (87.50%) Data Analytics
3 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
5 9 (37.50%) Coaching
6 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (33.33%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (91.67%) Ansible
1 22 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (91.67%) Puppet
2 15 (62.50%) Mesos
3 14 (58.33%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.17%) SaltStack