Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 75 126
Rank change year-on-year +13 +51 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 209 178 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.11% 3.46% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.74% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 198 158 97
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,775 4,762 5,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.90% 92.45% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,980 4,143 4,857
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,327 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Leeds

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Leeds

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 116 (55.50%) DevOps
2 107 (51.20%) Linux
3 99 (47.37%) Python
4 94 (44.98%) Opscode Chef
5 93 (44.50%) Puppet
6 90 (43.06%) Ruby
7 88 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
8 76 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (33.01%) Jenkins
10 68 (32.54%) Bash Shell
11 62 (29.67%) Ansible
12 57 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (25.36%) ITIL
14 48 (22.97%) Finance
15 46 (22.01%) Windows
16 44 (21.05%) Unix
16 44 (21.05%) Shell Script
17 43 (20.57%) SQL
18 41 (19.62%) Java
18 41 (19.62%) Microsoft
18 41 (19.62%) Docker
19 37 (17.70%) Terraform
20 35 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (15.79%) Open Source
21 33 (15.79%) RUP
21 33 (15.79%) DSDM
21 33 (15.79%) Scrum
22 32 (15.31%) Cobbler
22 32 (15.31%) Windows Server
23 31 (14.83%) TDD

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (7.66%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.22%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.74%) Apache
4 11 (5.26%) CloudStack
4 11 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.39%) nginx
6 2 (0.96%) JBoss
6 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Drupal
7 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.22%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 88 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.66%) GitHub
4 8 (3.83%) Office 365
5 7 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.35%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (2.39%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.39%) CloudFront
6 5 (2.39%) Route 53
6 5 (2.39%) Serverless
6 5 (2.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.48%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.05%) Firewall
2 16 (7.66%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.70%) VPN
4 10 (4.78%) Network Security
5 6 (2.87%) DNS
6 4 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.96%) BGP
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.96%) Internet
7 2 (0.96%) MPLS
7 2 (0.96%) OSPF
7 2 (0.96%) SAN
8 1 (0.48%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.48%) IPv4
8 1 (0.48%) LAN
8 1 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.48%) VRRP
8 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.74%) Redis
2 11 (5.26%) MySQL
3 10 (4.78%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.83%) Big Data
5 6 (2.87%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.39%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (33.01%) Jenkins
2 28 (13.40%) Selenium
2 28 (13.40%) WebDriver
3 27 (12.92%) Vagrant
4 22 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (7.66%) Cucumber
6 14 (6.70%) JIRA
6 14 (6.70%) Maven
7 13 (6.22%) MSBuild
7 13 (6.22%) SoapUI
7 13 (6.22%) TeamCity
7 13 (6.22%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (3.83%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.87%) Hudson
10 5 (2.39%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.48%) Wercker
General
1 48 (22.97%) Finance
2 19 (9.09%) Billing
3 11 (5.26%) Military
4 7 (3.35%) Local Government
4 7 (3.35%) Retail
5 6 (2.87%) Games
5 6 (2.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (44.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (22.01%) Platform Engineer
3 34 (16.27%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
5 32 (15.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 21 (10.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 20 (9.57%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (8.61%) Analyst
9 17 (8.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (7.66%) Administrator
11 15 (7.18%) Automation Tester
11 15 (7.18%) Developer
11 15 (7.18%) Software Engineer
11 15 (7.18%) Tester
12 13 (6.22%) Development Engineer
12 13 (6.22%) Linux Administrator
12 13 (6.22%) Software Development Engineer
12 13 (6.22%) Software Test Engineer
12 13 (6.22%) Test Development Engineer
12 13 (6.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.44%) Web Services
2 23 (11.00%) Node.js
3 18 (8.61%) LAMP
4 15 (7.18%) Gherkin
5 13 (6.22%) .NET
6 12 (5.74%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.48%) Doctrine
7 1 (0.48%) jQuery
7 1 (0.48%) RequireJS
7 1 (0.48%) RESTful
7 1 (0.48%) Symfony
7 1 (0.48%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.66%) Replication
2 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 11 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) PMI
6 4 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.96%) CMDB
7 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (51.20%) Linux
2 46 (22.01%) Windows
3 44 (21.05%) Unix
4 32 (15.31%) Windows Server
5 18 (8.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (8.13%) CentOS
7 16 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.83%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.83%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.83%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.87%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (55.50%) DevOps
2 76 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (25.36%) ITIL
5 33 (15.79%) DSDM
5 33 (15.79%) Open Source
5 33 (15.79%) RUP
5 33 (15.79%) Scrum
6 31 (14.83%) TDD
7 30 (14.35%) Deployment Automation
7 30 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (13.40%) BDD
8 28 (13.40%) Test Automation
8 28 (13.40%) Test Scripting
9 22 (10.53%) Time Management
10 21 (10.05%) Presales
11 18 (8.61%) Service Delivery
12 17 (8.13%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (6.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (47.37%) Python
2 90 (43.06%) Ruby
3 68 (32.54%) Bash Shell
4 44 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 43 (20.57%) SQL
6 41 (19.62%) Java
7 28 (13.40%) C#
8 18 (8.61%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.22%) PHP
10 9 (4.31%) C
11 7 (3.35%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.35%) Perl
11 7 (3.35%) VB
12 6 (2.87%) C++
13 4 (1.91%) Go
14 1 (0.48%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) MCSA
4 1 (0.48%) MCSE
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.87%) PMO
3 5 (2.39%) P3O
3 5 (2.39%) QA
4 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.44%) SLA
6 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (19.62%) Docker
2 27 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.18%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.31%) vSphere
5 6 (2.87%) XenServer
6 5 (2.39%) KVM
6 5 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.48%) XenApp
7 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 94 (44.98%) Opscode Chef
2 93 (44.50%) Puppet
3 62 (29.67%) Ansible
4 37 (17.70%) Terraform
5 32 (15.31%) Cobbler
6 30 (14.35%) Kubernetes
7 28 (13.40%) Packer
8 21 (10.05%) Salt
9 19 (9.09%) Tivoli
10 13 (6.22%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (3.35%) Rancher
12 5 (2.39%) Capistrano
12 5 (2.39%) Nagios
12 5 (2.39%) SELinux
12 5 (2.39%) vCenter Server
12 5 (2.39%) WSUS
12 5 (2.39%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.91%) Grafana
13 4 (1.91%) Graphite
13 4 (1.91%) Opsview
Vendors
1 41 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.40%) Oracle
2 28 (13.40%) VMware
3 24 (11.48%) SaltStack
4 23 (11.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 19 (9.09%) Xerox
6 13 (6.22%) Citrix
7 10 (4.78%) Cisco
7 10 (4.78%) Google
8 9 (4.31%) Rackspace
9 8 (3.83%) Apple
10 2 (0.96%) Capita
10 2 (0.96%) Symantec
11 1 (0.48%) F5
11 1 (0.48%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.48%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.48%) Snow
11 1 (0.48%) Veeam
11 1 (0.48%) Zend