Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 83 133
Rank change year-on-year +21 +50 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 196 169 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.13% 3.30% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 3.53% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 187 141 84
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.73% +29.41% -5.56%

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 4,423 4,784 5,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.29% 93.55% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,709 4,079 4,535
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.44%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 125 (63.78%) DevOps
2 109 (55.61%) Python
3 102 (52.04%) Puppet
4 100 (51.02%) Linux
5 97 (49.49%) Ruby
6 95 (48.47%) Opscode Chef
7 88 (44.90%) Amazon AWS
8 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (37.76%) Bash Shell
10 67 (34.18%) Ansible
11 66 (33.67%) Jenkins
12 58 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (27.04%) Unix
14 47 (23.98%) Shell Script
15 46 (23.47%) Finance
16 44 (22.45%) Docker
17 40 (20.41%) Java
18 37 (18.88%) RUP
18 37 (18.88%) Microsoft
18 37 (18.88%) DSDM
18 37 (18.88%) Scrum
19 36 (18.37%) SQL
19 36 (18.37%) Cobbler
19 36 (18.37%) Deployment Automation
20 35 (17.86%) Oracle
21 33 (16.84%) Windows
21 33 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
22 29 (14.80%) Terraform
22 29 (14.80%) ITIL
23 26 (13.27%) Tivoli

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 23 (11.73%) CloudStack
1 23 (11.73%) OpenStack
2 10 (5.10%) Apache
3 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.55%) nginx
4 5 (2.55%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Mule
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 88 (44.90%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.55%) CloudFront
4 5 (2.55%) Route 53
4 5 (2.55%) Serverless
4 5 (2.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.02%) GitHub
5 2 (1.02%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
6 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.16%) Firewall
2 12 (6.12%) VPN
3 6 (3.06%) DNS
4 3 (1.53%) Network Security
4 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (0.51%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) Redis
1 8 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.57%) MySQL
3 5 (2.55%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 66 (33.67%) Jenkins
2 25 (12.76%) Maven
3 23 (11.73%) JIRA
3 23 (11.73%) Selenium
3 23 (11.73%) WebDriver
4 22 (11.22%) SoapUI
5 21 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (9.69%) Vagrant
7 16 (8.16%) Git (software)
8 14 (7.14%) TeamCity
9 13 (6.63%) MSBuild
9 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.55%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.04%) Hudson
13 4 (2.04%) Subversion
14 3 (1.53%) Ant
15 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 46 (23.47%) Finance
2 12 (6.12%) Billing
3 8 (4.08%) Local Government
4 7 (3.57%) Marketing
5 6 (3.06%) Retail
6 5 (2.55%) Games
7 4 (2.04%) Back Office
8 3 (1.53%) Military
9 1 (0.51%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (43.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (28.06%) Platform Engineer
3 35 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (16.84%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (16.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 26 (13.27%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (12.76%) Developer
7 23 (11.73%) Software Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Developer in Test
8 22 (11.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Development Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Software Development Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Software Test Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Test Development Engineer
8 22 (11.22%) Test Engineer
9 18 (9.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (7.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) Analyst
11 13 (6.63%) Lead DevOps
11 13 (6.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.18%) .NET
2 17 (8.67%) Node.js
3 11 (5.61%) Web Services
4 10 (5.10%) LAMP
5 8 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.02%) J2EE
6 2 (1.02%) jQuery
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.51%) CSS
7 1 (0.51%) Doctrine
7 1 (0.51%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.51%) RequireJS
7 1 (0.51%) RESTful
7 1 (0.51%) Symfony
7 1 (0.51%) WCF
7 1 (0.51%) WinForms
7 1 (0.51%) XML
7 1 (0.51%) XSD
7 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
1 9 (4.59%) Replication
2 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (2.04%) PMI
4 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.53%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.53%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) CMDB
6 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 100 (51.02%) Linux
2 53 (27.04%) Unix
3 33 (16.84%) Windows
4 22 (11.22%) CentOS
4 22 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.57%) Debian
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) VMS
9 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (63.78%) DevOps
2 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (18.88%) DSDM
4 37 (18.88%) RUP
4 37 (18.88%) Scrum
5 36 (18.37%) Deployment Automation
6 29 (14.80%) ITIL
7 26 (13.27%) TDD
7 26 (13.27%) Test Automation
8 25 (12.76%) Open Source
8 25 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (11.73%) BDD
9 23 (11.73%) Test Scripting
10 22 (11.22%) API Testing
10 22 (11.22%) SDET
11 18 (9.18%) Service Management
12 14 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (7.14%) Presales
13 13 (6.63%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 109 (55.61%) Python
2 97 (49.49%) Ruby
3 74 (37.76%) Bash Shell
4 47 (23.98%) Shell Script
5 40 (20.41%) Java
6 36 (18.37%) SQL
7 24 (12.24%) C#
8 20 (10.20%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.14%) Perl
10 11 (5.61%) PHP
11 9 (4.59%) C
12 8 (4.08%) VB
13 7 (3.57%) C++
14 4 (2.04%) Go
15 3 (1.53%) JavaScript
16 2 (1.02%) AWK
16 2 (1.02%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.06%) SLA
3 5 (2.55%) PMO
4 4 (2.04%) P3O
4 4 (2.04%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 44 (22.45%) Docker
2 21 (10.71%) vSphere
3 17 (8.67%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.16%) XenServer
5 11 (5.61%) Xen
6 6 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 102 (52.04%) Puppet
2 95 (48.47%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (34.18%) Ansible
4 36 (18.37%) Cobbler
5 29 (14.80%) Terraform
6 26 (13.27%) Tivoli
7 25 (12.76%) Kubernetes
8 16 (8.16%) Packer
9 15 (7.65%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (6.12%) Salt
11 10 (5.10%) Rancher
12 7 (3.57%) SCCM
13 6 (3.06%) WSUS
14 5 (2.55%) Capistrano
14 5 (2.55%) Nagios
14 5 (2.55%) SELinux
14 5 (2.55%) vCenter Server
15 4 (2.04%) Consul
15 4 (2.04%) Graphite
15 4 (2.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 37 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.86%) Oracle
3 26 (13.27%) EnterpriseDB
4 23 (11.73%) VMware
5 13 (6.63%) SaltStack
6 12 (6.12%) Xerox
7 9 (4.59%) Google
7 9 (4.59%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.53%) Citrix
8 3 (1.53%) Symantec
9 2 (1.02%) Cisco
9 2 (1.02%) IBM
9 2 (1.02%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.02%) McAfee
10 1 (0.51%) Apple
10 1 (0.51%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.51%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.51%) Remedy
10 1 (0.51%) Trend Micro
10 1 (0.51%) Zend