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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 74 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 29 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.38% 1.66% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.81% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 27
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -36.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1122 1107 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.71% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 684 632 762
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 39 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (79.17%) Linux
3 34 (70.83%) Puppet
4 27 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 27 (56.25%) Python
5 23 (47.92%) Windows
6 22 (45.83%) DevOps
7 20 (41.67%) SAN
8 18 (37.50%) Finance
9 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
10 16 (33.33%) VMware
10 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 16 (33.33%) Apache
11 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
12 14 (29.17%) Perl
13 13 (27.08%) IIS
13 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
13 13 (27.08%) Nagios
13 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
13 13 (27.08%) NAS
13 13 (27.08%) Perforce
13 13 (27.08%) Ansible
13 13 (27.08%) F5
13 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
14 12 (25.00%) MySQL
14 12 (25.00%) Web Services
14 12 (25.00%) Unix
15 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
15 11 (22.92%) High Availability

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 16 (33.33%) Apache
1 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 13 (27.08%) IIS
3 7 (14.58%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) SAN
2 13 (27.08%) NAS
3 9 (18.75%) iSCSI
3 9 (18.75%) WAN
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
5 4 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) SSL
7 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Maven
3 5 (10.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.33%) GCC
4 4 (8.33%) MSI
4 4 (8.33%) NuGet
4 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Administrator
1 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) DevOps Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Linux Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Unix Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Configuration Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) LAMP
3 7 (14.58%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.08%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 7 (14.58%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
3 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
5 12 (25.00%) Unix
6 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
7 7 (14.58%) AIX
8 3 (6.25%) Debian
9 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) DevOps
2 11 (22.92%) High Availability
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (18.75%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.58%) Identity Management
6 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL
6 7 (14.58%) Open Source
6 7 (14.58%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (8.33%) Release Management
9 3 (6.25%) Line Management
9 3 (6.25%) Time Management
10 2 (4.17%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) PowerShell
1 27 (56.25%) Python
2 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 14 (29.17%) Perl
4 7 (14.58%) C
4 7 (14.58%) PHP
5 5 (10.42%) Java
6 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 4 (8.33%) VBScript
7 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) RHEV
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (70.83%) Puppet
3 13 (27.08%) Ansible
3 13 (27.08%) Nagios
4 8 (16.67%) Rundeck
5 7 (14.58%) Capistrano
5 7 (14.58%) Check_MK
5 7 (14.58%) Control-M
5 7 (14.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (10.42%) yum
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (8.33%) PowerCLI
8 1 (2.08%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 13 (27.08%) F5
2 13 (27.08%) Perforce
3 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.75%) Brocade
5 9 (18.75%) Cisco
5 9 (18.75%) Citrix
5 9 (18.75%) Percona
5 9 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 7 (14.58%) EMC
6 7 (14.58%) Palo Alto
7 6 (12.50%) Splunk
8 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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