Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 117 110
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 0.92% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.99% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 24
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £52,125
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,314 1,811 2,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.91% 93.06% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,675 1,112 1,422
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 31 (60.78%) Python
2 25 (49.02%) Puppet
3 23 (45.10%) ITIL
4 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) Bash Shell
5 20 (39.22%) Firewall
5 20 (39.22%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (37.25%) Change Management
6 19 (37.25%) Linux
7 17 (33.33%) Perl
7 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (31.37%) Ansible
9 15 (29.41%) Ruby
10 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (27.45%) Security Architecture
10 14 (27.45%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (27.45%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (27.45%) IPsec
10 14 (27.45%) SMTP
10 14 (27.45%) HTTP
10 14 (27.45%) DNS
10 14 (27.45%) SSL
10 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (27.45%) Security Monitoring
10 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (27.45%) Public Cloud
10 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
11 13 (25.49%) DevOps
11 13 (25.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 13 (25.49%) Technical Analysis

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (7.84%) CloudStack
1 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (27.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Force.com
4 1 (1.96%) Heroku
4 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) DNS
2 14 (27.45%) HTTP
2 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (27.45%) IPsec
2 14 (27.45%) SMTP
2 14 (27.45%) SSL
3 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.49%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
1 5 (9.80%) Vagrant
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) Flyway
4 1 (1.96%) GoCD
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Administrator
2 14 (27.45%) Security Administrator
3 11 (21.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Release Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (3.92%) Python Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (3.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Cloud Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) DevOps Specialist
8 1 (1.96%) Network Security Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Web Services
2 6 (11.76%) React
3 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) Java EE
6 1 (1.96%) JSON
6 1 (1.96%) JSP
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
6 1 (1.96%) Spring
6 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.96%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
1 14 (27.45%) Public Cloud
2 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) CentOS
3 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.84%) Windows
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) ITIL
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Change Management
4 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (27.45%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (27.45%) Security Architecture
5 14 (27.45%) Security Monitoring
6 13 (25.49%) DevOps
6 13 (25.49%) Information Management
6 13 (25.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 13 (25.49%) Password Management
6 13 (25.49%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (19.61%) Scrum
9 9 (17.65%) SDLC
10 7 (13.73%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.80%) Open Source
11 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Python
2 22 (43.14%) Bash Shell
3 17 (33.33%) Perl
4 15 (29.41%) Ruby
5 7 (13.73%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
2 4 (7.84%) Xen
2 4 (7.84%) XenServer
3 3 (5.88%) vCloud
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (49.02%) Puppet
2 20 (39.22%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (31.37%) Ansible
4 5 (9.80%) Cobbler
4 5 (9.80%) Packer
4 5 (9.80%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.88%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) ServiceNow
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Kofax
6 1 (1.96%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) SAP