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

Configuration Management
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 105 137
Rank change year-on-year +32 +32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 166 133 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.50% 2.50% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 2.76% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 151 124 81
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +10.47%

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 4,397 4,811 6,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.69% 90.45% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,732 4,120 5,028
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 89 (53.61%) Linux
2 85 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (48.19%) DevOps
4 79 (47.59%) Puppet
5 75 (45.18%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (43.37%) Python
7 59 (35.54%) Ruby
8 58 (34.94%) Jenkins
9 47 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
9 47 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (28.31%) SQL
10 45 (27.11%) Bash Shell
11 41 (24.70%) ITIL
11 41 (24.70%) Ansible
12 40 (24.10%) Java
13 36 (21.69%) Windows
14 35 (21.08%) C#
15 34 (20.48%) Unix
16 32 (19.28%) TDD
16 32 (19.28%) BDD
16 32 (19.28%) WebDriver
16 32 (19.28%) Test Scripting
16 32 (19.28%) Selenium
16 32 (19.28%) Test Automation
17 31 (18.67%) Cobbler
18 30 (18.07%) Cucumber
18 30 (18.07%) Oracle
19 29 (17.47%) Web Services
19 29 (17.47%) Shell Script
19 29 (17.47%) Gherkin

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 17 (10.24%) OpenStack
2 15 (9.04%) CloudStack
3 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.82%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) Apache
6 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (17.47%) GitHub
3 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.22%) Office 365
5 4 (2.41%) IaaS
6 3 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.81%) Loggly
6 3 (1.81%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.22%) Firewall
2 7 (4.22%) Network Security
3 6 (3.61%) Internet
4 4 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.41%) VPN
5 3 (1.81%) SAN
6 2 (1.20%) BGP
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) MPLS
6 2 (1.20%) OSPF
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.60%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.60%) HSRP
7 1 (0.60%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.60%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.60%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) Big Data
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.82%) Redis
3 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.41%) MySQL
5 3 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.81%) Riak
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (34.94%) Jenkins
2 32 (19.28%) Selenium
2 32 (19.28%) WebDriver
3 30 (18.07%) Cucumber
4 21 (12.65%) Vagrant
5 13 (7.83%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.02%) SpecFlow
7 7 (4.22%) Maven
8 6 (3.61%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.81%) Grunt
9 3 (1.81%) JIRA
9 3 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.20%) Hudson
10 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.60%) Gradle
11 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.60%) Wercker
General
1 23 (13.86%) Finance
2 15 (9.04%) Billing
2 15 (9.04%) Military
3 3 (1.81%) Games
4 2 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (40.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (21.69%) Platform Engineer
3 29 (17.47%) Automation Tester
3 29 (17.47%) Tester
4 22 (13.25%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (12.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (12.65%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (11.45%) Analyst
6 19 (11.45%) Senior Automation Tester
6 19 (11.45%) Senior Tester
7 16 (9.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (9.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 15 (9.04%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.82%) Administrator
10 8 (4.82%) Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.47%) Gherkin
1 29 (17.47%) Web Services
2 20 (12.05%) Node.js
3 10 (6.02%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (4.82%) LAMP
5 7 (4.22%) Sensu
6 6 (3.61%) SOAP
7 5 (3.01%) jQuery
8 3 (1.81%) .NET
8 3 (1.81%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.81%) Apache Camel
8 3 (1.81%) CSS
8 3 (1.81%) CSS3
8 3 (1.81%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (1.81%) HTML
8 3 (1.81%) HTML5
8 3 (1.81%) Kafka
9 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.20%) XML
9 2 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) Fat Client
1 15 (9.04%) Replication
1 15 (9.04%) Thin Client
2 14 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.20%) Clustering
3 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.20%) PKI
3 2 (1.20%) PMI
3 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.60%) CMDB
4 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (53.61%) Linux
2 36 (21.69%) Windows
3 34 (20.48%) Unix
4 26 (15.66%) Windows Server
5 18 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.82%) CentOS
9 7 (4.22%) Mac OS X
9 7 (4.22%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.81%) Debian
11 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (48.19%) DevOps
3 47 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (24.70%) ITIL
5 32 (19.28%) BDD
5 32 (19.28%) TDD
5 32 (19.28%) Test Automation
5 32 (19.28%) Test Scripting
6 28 (16.87%) DSDM
6 28 (16.87%) RUP
6 28 (16.87%) Scrum
7 22 (13.25%) Open Source
8 21 (12.65%) Presales
9 20 (12.05%) Time Management
10 19 (11.45%) SDLC
10 19 (11.45%) System Integration Testing
11 18 (10.84%) Service Delivery
12 15 (9.04%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (6.63%) People Management
14 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.37%) Python
2 59 (35.54%) Ruby
3 47 (28.31%) SQL
4 45 (27.11%) Bash Shell
5 40 (24.10%) Java
6 35 (21.08%) C#
7 29 (17.47%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.63%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.02%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.02%) PHP
10 5 (3.01%) C++
11 3 (1.81%) Go
11 3 (1.81%) Scala
12 2 (1.20%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (11.45%) SC Cleared
1 19 (11.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.60%) CCNA
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.60%) MCSA
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) P3O
2 2 (1.20%) PMO
2 2 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (16.27%) Docker
2 18 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.04%) vSphere
4 12 (7.23%) XenServer
5 10 (6.02%) Xen
6 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.20%) KVM
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.60%) vCloud
8 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 79 (47.59%) Puppet
2 75 (45.18%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (24.70%) Ansible
4 31 (18.67%) Cobbler
5 28 (16.87%) Terraform
6 22 (13.25%) Packer
6 22 (13.25%) Tivoli
7 19 (11.45%) Salt
8 17 (10.24%) Kubernetes
9 5 (3.01%) Nagios
9 5 (3.01%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.81%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.81%) SCCM
11 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (1.20%) OpenNMS
11 2 (1.20%) SCOM
12 1 (0.60%) Aspera SmartTrack
Vendors
1 30 (18.07%) Oracle
2 25 (15.06%) EnterpriseDB
2 25 (15.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.65%) SaltStack
4 19 (11.45%) VMware
5 18 (10.84%) Citrix
6 15 (9.04%) Xerox
7 11 (6.63%) Rackspace
8 9 (5.42%) Cisco
8 9 (5.42%) Google
9 7 (4.22%) Apple
10 6 (3.61%) Splunk
11 3 (1.81%) CA
11 3 (1.81%) Capita
11 3 (1.81%) Mercator
11 3 (1.81%) New Relic
12 2 (1.20%) CommVault
12 2 (1.20%) Dell
12 2 (1.20%) HP
12 2 (1.20%) Veeam