Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 91 148
Rank change year-on-year +26 +57 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 166 143 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.07% 2.91% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 3.10% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 184 114 85
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.41% -8.60%
10th Percentile £34,125 £39,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,625 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.82% +29.41% -8.60%

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 3,724 4,613 5,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.41% 93.84% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,122 3,881 4,278
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 101 (60.84%) DevOps
2 94 (56.63%) Puppet
3 89 (53.61%) Python
4 88 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (50.00%) Linux
5 83 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 79 (47.59%) Ruby
7 64 (38.55%) Amazon AWS
7 64 (38.55%) Jenkins
7 64 (38.55%) Ansible
7 64 (38.55%) Bash Shell
8 51 (30.72%) Unix
9 49 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (27.11%) Finance
11 40 (24.10%) Docker
12 38 (22.89%) Shell Script
13 37 (22.29%) Java
14 36 (21.69%) Test Automation
15 35 (21.08%) Git (software)
15 35 (21.08%) Cobbler
15 35 (21.08%) SQL
16 33 (19.88%) RUP
16 33 (19.88%) DSDM
16 33 (19.88%) Scrum
17 32 (19.28%) Deployment Automation
18 31 (18.67%) Oracle
19 27 (16.27%) Maven
20 26 (15.66%) Microsoft
21 24 (14.46%) OpenStack
21 24 (14.46%) EnterpriseDB

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 24 (14.46%) CloudStack
1 24 (14.46%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.22%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.22%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.61%) Apache
4 5 (3.01%) JBoss
5 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.20%) Confluence
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 64 (38.55%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (9.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (4.82%) IaaS
4 8 (4.82%) PaaS
5 3 (1.81%) GitHub
6 2 (1.20%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Firewall
2 2 (1.20%) LAN
2 2 (1.20%) SAN
2 2 (1.20%) VPN
2 2 (1.20%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) DNS
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) MySQL
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.81%) Redis
3 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 64 (38.55%) Jenkins
2 35 (21.08%) Git (software)
3 27 (16.27%) Maven
4 23 (13.86%) JIRA
5 21 (12.65%) Selenium
5 21 (12.65%) WebDriver
6 20 (12.05%) SoapUI
7 18 (10.84%) TeamCity
8 13 (7.83%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (4.82%) Vagrant
11 7 (4.22%) Subversion
12 4 (2.41%) Ant
12 4 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.81%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.81%) TestNG
13 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.20%) gulp
15 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 45 (27.11%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Billing
3 5 (3.01%) Back Office
3 5 (3.01%) Local Government
3 5 (3.01%) Marketing
3 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Automotive
4 1 (0.60%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (35.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (31.33%) Platform Engineer
3 30 (18.07%) AWS DevOps
3 30 (18.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 30 (18.07%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (15.06%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (14.46%) Developer
6 20 (12.05%) Developer in Test
6 20 (12.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Development Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Software Development Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Software Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Software Test Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Test Development Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Test Engineer
7 17 (10.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (10.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.82%) Node.js
2 7 (4.22%) .NET
3 6 (3.61%) Web Services
4 5 (3.01%) J2EE
5 3 (1.81%) CSS
5 3 (1.81%) HTML
5 3 (1.81%) jQuery
5 3 (1.81%) LAMP
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.20%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.20%) CSS3
6 2 (1.20%) HTML5
6 2 (1.20%) JSTL
6 2 (1.20%) Sass
7 1 (0.60%) RESTful
7 1 (0.60%) WCF
7 1 (0.60%) WinForms
7 1 (0.60%) XML
7 1 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.41%) Client/Server
2 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.81%) PMI
4 2 (1.20%) CMDB
4 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) Replication
5 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 83 (50.00%) Linux
2 51 (30.72%) Unix
3 20 (12.05%) Windows
4 16 (9.64%) CentOS
4 16 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.81%) Debian
7 2 (1.20%) VMS
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.84%) DevOps
2 88 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (21.69%) Test Automation
5 33 (19.88%) DSDM
5 33 (19.88%) RUP
5 33 (19.88%) Scrum
6 32 (19.28%) Deployment Automation
7 24 (14.46%) API Testing
8 23 (13.86%) TDD
9 21 (12.65%) ITIL
9 21 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (12.05%) BDD
10 20 (12.05%) SDET
10 20 (12.05%) Test Scripting
11 18 (10.84%) Presales
12 17 (10.24%) Open Source
13 16 (9.64%) Analytics
13 16 (9.64%) Data Analytics
14 13 (7.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (53.61%) Python
2 79 (47.59%) Ruby
3 64 (38.55%) Bash Shell
4 38 (22.89%) Shell Script
5 37 (22.29%) Java
6 35 (21.08%) SQL
7 21 (12.65%) C#
8 12 (7.23%) Perl
9 6 (3.61%) C
9 6 (3.61%) PHP
9 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.01%) VB
11 3 (1.81%) AWK
11 3 (1.81%) C++
11 3 (1.81%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.20%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) SLA
2 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.01%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.81%) P3O
3 3 (1.81%) PMO
3 3 (1.81%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (24.10%) Docker
2 22 (13.25%) vSphere
3 12 (7.23%) Xen
3 12 (7.23%) XenServer
4 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 94 (56.63%) Puppet
2 83 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (38.55%) Ansible
4 35 (21.08%) Cobbler
5 24 (14.46%) Tivoli
6 21 (12.65%) Terraform
7 17 (10.24%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (9.04%) Kubernetes
9 10 (6.02%) Mesos
10 8 (4.82%) Packer
10 8 (4.82%) SCCM
11 7 (4.22%) Rancher
12 5 (3.01%) Salt
12 5 (3.01%) WSUS
13 3 (1.81%) vCenter Server
14 2 (1.20%) Consul
14 2 (1.20%) Prometheus
15 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
15 1 (0.60%) Nagios
15 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (18.67%) Oracle
2 26 (15.66%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.46%) EnterpriseDB
4 17 (10.24%) VMware
5 13 (7.83%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.22%) Google
7 6 (3.61%) Xerox
8 3 (1.81%) IBM
8 3 (1.81%) McAfee
8 3 (1.81%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.20%) Splunk
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco
10 1 (0.60%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.60%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) Symantec
10 1 (0.60%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.60%) Twitter
10 1 (0.60%) Zend