Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 109 112
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.02% 1.59% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.72% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +27.17% -8.95%
10th Percentile £31,000 £42,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,750 £79,125
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +4.40% +7.06%

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 2,349 2,497 2,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.03% 92.55% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 1,514 1,395
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £29,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £69,700
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 29 (56.86%) DevOps
2 26 (50.98%) Linux
3 22 (43.14%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (43.14%) Puppet
4 21 (41.18%) Python
5 20 (39.22%) Ansible
6 19 (37.25%) Java
7 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
8 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 14 (27.45%) Ruby
9 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (21.57%) Docker
11 10 (19.61%) Terraform
11 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
11 10 (19.61%) Firewall
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
12 9 (17.65%) CSS
12 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
12 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
13 8 (15.69%) SaaS
13 8 (15.69%) Maven
14 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.73%) Web Services
14 7 (13.73%) HTML
14 7 (13.73%) VPN
14 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
14 7 (13.73%) Analytics

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 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (7.84%) WildFly
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.69%) SaaS
4 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.84%) IaaS
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (5.88%) GitHub
6 3 (5.88%) Serverless
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.92%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.92%) Datadog
7 2 (3.92%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.92%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) VPN
3 4 (7.84%) HTTP
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) BGP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) SAN
6 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) Maven
4 5 (9.80%) RSpec
4 5 (9.80%) Subversion
5 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.88%) GitLab
6 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.92%) GCC
6 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) JUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.96%) Selenium
7 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Python Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) SaaS Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) CSS
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
2 7 (13.73%) Node.js
2 7 (13.73%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) Flask
3 4 (7.84%) RESTful
4 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.92%) Velocity
6 1 (1.96%) .NET
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) ISPF
6 1 (1.96%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) CMDB
2 3 (5.88%) Fintech
2 3 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (3.92%) Debian
5 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) DevOps
2 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.73%) Analytics
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Open Source
6 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) API Design
7 4 (7.84%) Content Management
7 4 (7.84%) ETL
7 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.84%) Service Management
7 4 (7.84%) Task Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Web Operations
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Python
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) Ruby
4 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Perl
8 2 (3.92%) Go
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.96%) COBOL
9 1 (1.96%) JCL
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 22 (43.14%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (43.14%) Puppet
2 20 (39.22%) Ansible
3 10 (19.61%) Terraform
4 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.84%) Salt
6 3 (5.88%) Grafana
6 3 (5.88%) Mesos
6 3 (5.88%) Oozie
7 2 (3.92%) Cacti
7 2 (3.92%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.92%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.92%) Sysdig
8 1 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.96%) Graphite
8 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.96%) Icinga
8 1 (1.96%) Kibana
8 1 (1.96%) Packer
8 1 (1.96%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco
1 4 (7.84%) Splunk
2 3 (5.88%) F5
2 3 (5.88%) Google
2 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Perforce
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.96%) Samsung
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow