Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 74 107
Rank change year-on-year +2 +33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 124 166 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.69% 3.48% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.70% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 152 151 123
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £69,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%

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 3,072 4,486 4,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.40% 94.01% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,588 3,807 4,221
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (68.55%) DevOps
3 84 (67.74%) Puppet
4 62 (50.00%) Ansible
5 61 (49.19%) Linux
6 60 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
7 56 (45.16%) Jenkins
7 56 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (43.55%) Python
9 48 (38.71%) Bash Shell
10 43 (34.68%) Docker
11 42 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (32.26%) Test Automation
12 40 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
13 39 (31.45%) Ruby
14 37 (29.84%) Finance
15 34 (27.42%) Git (software)
16 32 (25.81%) Unix
17 27 (21.77%) Java
17 27 (21.77%) SQL
18 26 (20.97%) Shell Script
19 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
19 25 (20.16%) Open Source
20 24 (19.35%) Docker Swarm
21 23 (18.55%) Deployment Automation
21 23 (18.55%) Data Analytics
21 23 (18.55%) Cobbler
21 23 (18.55%) Analytics
21 23 (18.55%) Kubernetes
22 20 (16.13%) Perl

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 7 (5.65%) CloudStack
1 7 (5.65%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.42%) Confluence
2 3 (2.42%) JBoss
3 2 (1.61%) Apache
3 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 56 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.68%) IaaS
3 12 (9.68%) PaaS
4 9 (7.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.65%) GitHub
6 6 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (4.03%) SaaS
8 4 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.23%) G Suite
9 3 (2.42%) Apigee
10 2 (1.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 2 (1.61%) LAN
2 2 (1.61%) SAN
2 2 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (45.16%) Jenkins
2 34 (27.42%) Git (software)
3 19 (15.32%) Maven
4 18 (14.52%) JIRA
4 18 (14.52%) TeamCity
5 16 (12.90%) Selenium
5 16 (12.90%) WebDriver
6 15 (12.10%) SoapUI
7 14 (11.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.03%) CircleCI
8 5 (4.03%) Codeship
8 5 (4.03%) GitLab
9 4 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.23%) Subversion
10 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.42%) TestNG
10 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (29.84%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (50.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (33.87%) Platform Engineer
3 26 (20.97%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (20.16%) AWS DevOps
4 25 (20.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 23 (18.55%) Developer
5 23 (18.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 23 (18.55%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (18.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 21 (16.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Developer in Test
7 15 (12.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Development Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Software Development Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Software Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Software Test Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Test Development Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Architect
8 7 (5.65%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (4.84%) REST
3 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 4 (3.23%) JSON
3 4 (3.23%) Node.js
3 4 (3.23%) XML
4 3 (2.42%) CSS
4 3 (2.42%) CSS3
4 3 (2.42%) HTML
4 3 (2.42%) HTML5
4 3 (2.42%) J2EE
4 3 (2.42%) OAuth
4 3 (2.42%) OAuth2
4 3 (2.42%) OpenID
4 3 (2.42%) SOAP
4 3 (2.42%) Vue.js
4 3 (2.42%) Web Services
4 3 (2.42%) YAML
5 2 (1.61%) Sass
5 2 (1.61%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.42%) CMDB
4 3 (2.42%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.81%) Fintech
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.19%) Linux
2 32 (25.81%) Unix
3 17 (13.71%) Windows
4 15 (12.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.45%) CentOS
6 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (68.55%) DevOps
3 42 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (32.26%) Test Automation
5 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
5 25 (20.16%) Open Source
6 23 (18.55%) Analytics
6 23 (18.55%) Data Analytics
6 23 (18.55%) Deployment Automation
7 19 (15.32%) API Testing
7 19 (15.32%) Scrum
8 18 (14.52%) Presales
8 18 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (14.52%) TDD
9 16 (12.90%) DSDM
9 16 (12.90%) RUP
9 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (12.10%) BDD
10 15 (12.10%) SDET
10 15 (12.10%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.55%) Python
2 48 (38.71%) Bash Shell
3 39 (31.45%) Ruby
4 27 (21.77%) Java
4 27 (21.77%) SQL
5 26 (20.97%) Shell Script
6 20 (16.13%) Perl
7 16 (12.90%) C#
8 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) AWK
9 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.23%) RHCE
2 4 (3.23%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (34.68%) Docker
2 7 (5.65%) vSphere
3 2 (1.61%) Xen
3 2 (1.61%) XenServer
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 84 (67.74%) Puppet
2 62 (50.00%) Ansible
3 60 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (19.35%) Docker Swarm
5 23 (18.55%) Cobbler
5 23 (18.55%) Kubernetes
6 20 (16.13%) Terraform
7 16 (12.90%) Tivoli
8 13 (10.48%) Mesos
9 9 (7.26%) Packer
10 7 (5.65%) Consul
11 6 (4.84%) Prometheus
12 5 (4.03%) CFEngine
12 5 (4.03%) Rancher
13 4 (3.23%) Grafana
13 4 (3.23%) Graphite
13 4 (3.23%) Nagios
14 2 (1.61%) Kibana
14 2 (1.61%) logstash
14 2 (1.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) VMware
2 17 (13.71%) Oracle
3 16 (12.90%) EnterpriseDB
4 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.06%) Google
6 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.65%) Atlassian
8 6 (4.84%) Splunk
9 3 (2.42%) Perforce
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
10 2 (1.61%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.81%) Citrix
11 1 (0.81%) IBM
11 1 (0.81%) McAfee
11 1 (0.81%) Xerox