Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 97 107
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 54 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.13% 2.06% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.22% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,900 £37,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,250 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 2,363 2,344 2,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.99% 92.94% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,408 1,462
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,775
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 30 (55.56%) DevOps
3 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (44.44%) Puppet
5 22 (40.74%) Ansible
5 22 (40.74%) Python
6 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
7 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (37.04%) Java
8 19 (35.19%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (24.07%) Bash Shell
10 13 (24.07%) Firewall
11 12 (22.22%) Ruby
11 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 12 (22.22%) Windows
11 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.37%) Web Services
13 10 (18.52%) Maven
14 9 (16.67%) Docker
14 9 (16.67%) Terraform
15 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
15 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (14.81%) Open Source
15 8 (14.81%) SaaS
15 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.81%) Finance
15 8 (14.81%) JBoss

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 8 (14.81%) JBoss
2 6 (11.11%) WildFly
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.81%) SaaS
4 6 (11.11%) GitHub
5 5 (9.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (9.26%) IaaS
6 4 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (5.56%) Serverless
8 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.70%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (3.70%) Datadog
8 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
8 2 (3.70%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Firewall
2 8 (14.81%) VPN
3 6 (11.11%) LAN
3 6 (11.11%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) Maven
4 7 (12.96%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (5.56%) RSpec
6 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.70%) GCC
7 2 (3.70%) GitLab
7 2 (3.70%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.85%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (1.85%) JUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.85%) Selenium
8 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Billing
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Web Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Web Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Python Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) SaaS Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Production Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Release and Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Web Services
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) Node.js
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) Flask
4 4 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 2 (3.70%) Velocity
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) ISPF
6 1 (1.85%) Middleware
6 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.70%) CMDB
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) CentOS
5 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Unix
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) DevOps
2 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (14.81%) Open Source
4 7 (12.96%) Analytics
4 7 (12.96%) Content Management
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
4 7 (12.96%) Web Operations
5 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) OO
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 4 (7.41%) API Design
7 4 (7.41%) ETL
7 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Python
2 20 (37.04%) Java
3 13 (24.07%) Bash Shell
4 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 12 (22.22%) Ruby
5 5 (9.26%) SQL
6 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 2 (3.70%) Go
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.85%) COBOL
8 1 (1.85%) JCL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (3.70%) VCAP
2 2 (3.70%) VCDX
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) GCP
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.85%) vCloud
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (44.44%) Puppet
3 22 (40.74%) Ansible
4 9 (16.67%) Terraform
5 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
6 4 (7.41%) Nagios
6 4 (7.41%) Salt
7 3 (5.56%) Grafana
7 3 (5.56%) Mesos
7 3 (5.56%) Oozie
7 3 (5.56%) yum
8 2 (3.70%) Cacti
8 2 (3.70%) Capistrano
8 2 (3.70%) Prometheus
8 2 (3.70%) Sysdig
9 1 (1.85%) CA Endevor
9 1 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.85%) Kibana
9 1 (1.85%) Rundeck
9 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Splunk
3 3 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 3 (5.56%) Google
3 3 (5.56%) New Relic
3 3 (5.56%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.70%) F5
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Perforce
4 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.85%) Samsung