Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 111 82
Rank change year-on-year +1 -29 +52
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 42 28 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.55% 1.20% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.30% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 57
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% -8.95% +26.67%
10th Percentile £38,500 £33,750 £30,150
90th Percentile £75,750 £76,875 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +13.33%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2461 2156 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.88% 92.49% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1403 1779
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 25 (59.52%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (54.76%) Puppet
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 20 (47.62%) Finance
4 19 (45.24%) DevOps
5 17 (40.48%) Python
6 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (30.95%) Unix
9 12 (28.57%) Windows
9 12 (28.57%) Perl
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (26.19%) SAN
10 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
10 11 (26.19%) ITIL
10 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
11 10 (23.81%) Rundeck
11 10 (23.81%) Ansible
11 10 (23.81%) High Availability
11 10 (23.81%) Java
11 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (23.81%) Ruby
12 9 (21.43%) Replication
12 9 (21.43%) .NET
12 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 8 (19.05%) RHEV
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
13 8 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
13 8 (19.05%) Runbook

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) JBoss
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) npm
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Maven
3 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
4 4 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (7.14%) Artifactory
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 3 (7.14%) Log4j
5 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.76%) GCC
6 2 (4.76%) Hudson
6 2 (4.76%) MSI
6 2 (4.76%) NuGet
6 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Linux Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Unix Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.14%) JDBC
3 3 (7.14%) JPA
3 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (7.14%) REST
3 3 (7.14%) RESTful
3 3 (7.14%) Spring
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.38%) OAuth2
5 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) Replication
3 8 (19.05%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Unix
3 12 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.05%) AIX
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.76%) CentOS
9 1 (2.38%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) DevOps
2 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) High Availability
4 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
4 8 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
4 8 (19.05%) Runbook
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) MVC
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (7.14%) Microservices
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
2 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 12 (28.57%) Perl
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) Ruby
5 8 (19.05%) C
5 8 (19.05%) PHP
6 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.76%) VBScript
11 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) RHEV
3 5 (11.90%) Docker
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (59.52%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (54.76%) Puppet
3 10 (23.81%) Ansible
3 10 (23.81%) Rundeck
4 8 (19.05%) Control-M
4 8 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Capistrano
6 4 (9.52%) Nagios
6 4 (9.52%) yum
7 2 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (4.76%) Packer
7 2 (4.76%) PowerCLI
7 2 (4.76%) SCCM
7 2 (4.76%) Terraform
8 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 8 (19.05%) EMC
4 5 (11.90%) F5
5 4 (9.52%) Perforce
5 4 (9.52%) Splunk
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Apple
7 1 (2.38%) Capita
7 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.38%) ForeScout