Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 104 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 36 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.33% 1.20% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.30% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 37
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,950 £37,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,000 £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,467 2,006 2,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.20% 92.70% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 1,314 1,628
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,925
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Puppet
2 20 (55.56%) DevOps
3 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (38.89%) Ansible
4 14 (38.89%) Python
4 14 (38.89%) Ruby
5 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
6 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Windows
7 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 9 (25.00%) Docker
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
8 9 (25.00%) Firewall
9 8 (22.22%) Java
9 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
10 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
10 7 (19.44%) VMware
10 7 (19.44%) Maven
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.67%) Perl
11 6 (16.67%) Unix
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.89%) HTML
12 5 (13.89%) .NET
12 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.33%) npm
4 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) OLAP
2 2 (5.56%) OLTP
2 2 (5.56%) Power BI
2 2 (5.56%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 7 (19.44%) Maven
5 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
6 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (8.33%) Log4j
6 3 (8.33%) Selenium
7 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.56%) Codeship
7 2 (5.56%) GCC
7 2 (5.56%) Hudson
7 2 (5.56%) JIRA
7 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.78%) NuGet
8 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.33%) JDBC
3 3 (8.33%) JPA
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) RESTful
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) MDX
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
5 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (13.89%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) MVC
3 4 (11.11%) SDLC
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) High Availability
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Microservices
4 3 (8.33%) Open Source
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Python
1 14 (38.89%) Ruby
2 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GCP
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) vCloud
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Puppet
2 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (38.89%) Ansible
4 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (11.11%) Capistrano
5 4 (11.11%) Nagios
6 3 (8.33%) Rundeck
6 3 (8.33%) Terraform
6 3 (8.33%) yum
7 2 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (5.56%) Packer
8 1 (2.78%) Cacti
8 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (2.78%) PowerCLI
8 1 (2.78%) SCCM
8 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Perforce
3 3 (8.33%) Splunk
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) New Relic
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace