Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 97 104
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 36 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.36% 1.76% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.88% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £43,000 £33,775
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 2,445 2,074 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.68% 93.47% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 1,334 1,481
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,460 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (47.22%) DevOps
3 17 (47.22%) Puppet
4 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 14 (38.89%) Windows
7 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (36.11%) Ansible
8 12 (33.33%) Firewall
9 11 (30.56%) Python
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (27.78%) Ruby
11 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
11 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 8 (22.22%) VMware
12 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (16.67%) Nagios
12 6 (16.67%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) Web Services
12 6 (16.67%) Open Source
12 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (16.67%) Maven
13 5 (13.89%) JIRA
13 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (13.89%) Subversion
13 5 (13.89%) Content Management
13 5 (13.89%) CentOS

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%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) WildFly
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) GitHub
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) OLAP
1 2 (5.56%) OLTP
1 2 (5.56%) Power BI
1 2 (5.56%) PowerPivot
1 2 (5.56%) SAP HANA
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) Subversion
5 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (5.56%) Codeship
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.78%) GCC
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Web Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Web Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Report Writer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) MDX
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) DevOps
2 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) Content Management
4 5 (13.89%) Web Operations
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Release Automation
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) User Stories
6 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Ruby
4 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) Perl
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MCSA
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (5.56%) VCAP
2 2 (5.56%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) GCP
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) vCloud
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (47.22%) Puppet
3 13 (36.11%) Ansible
4 6 (16.67%) Nagios
5 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
6 4 (11.11%) yum
7 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
7 2 (5.56%) Rundeck
7 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
8 1 (2.78%) Cacti
8 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) New Relic
3 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.33%) Splunk
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Perforce
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat