Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 145 160
Rank change year-on-year +65 +15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 155 96 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.17% 1.77% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 1.95% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 131 94 83
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,125 £57,400
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - +9.76%

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 4516 4925 6414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.28% 90.58% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 4218 5098
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 95 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (50.97%) Linux
3 78 (50.32%) Puppet
4 76 (49.03%) DevOps
5 75 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (45.16%) Python
7 54 (34.84%) Jenkins
8 53 (34.19%) Ruby
9 49 (31.61%) Bash Shell
10 44 (28.39%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (27.74%) SQL
12 42 (27.10%) Java
13 41 (26.45%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (25.81%) C#
15 38 (24.52%) Oracle
16 37 (23.87%) Ansible
17 35 (22.58%) Shell Script
18 34 (21.94%) Test Automation
19 33 (21.29%) Test Scripting
19 33 (21.29%) Cucumber
19 33 (21.29%) BDD
19 33 (21.29%) Unix
19 33 (21.29%) TDD
20 32 (20.65%) Gherkin
20 32 (20.65%) GitHub
20 32 (20.65%) Selenium
20 32 (20.65%) WebDriver
21 31 (20.00%) Scrum
22 30 (19.35%) ITIL
22 30 (19.35%) RUP

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 (15.48%) OpenStack
2 20 (12.90%) CloudStack
3 7 (4.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.58%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 41 (26.45%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (20.65%) GitHub
3 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (7.10%) IaaS
5 8 (5.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.16%) Loggly
5 8 (5.16%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.29%) Serverless
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.16%) Firewall
2 8 (5.16%) Internet
3 6 (3.87%) DNS
4 3 (1.94%) HTTP
4 3 (1.94%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.94%) SAN
4 3 (1.94%) SMTP
5 2 (1.29%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) BGP
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.65%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.65%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) MPLS
6 1 (0.65%) OSPF
6 1 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.65%) VRRP
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (5.16%) Big Data
1 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
1 8 (5.16%) Riak
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.58%) Redis
4 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (34.84%) Jenkins
2 33 (21.29%) Cucumber
3 32 (20.65%) Selenium
3 32 (20.65%) WebDriver
4 19 (12.26%) Vagrant
5 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.81%) Maven
7 8 (5.16%) Grunt
7 8 (5.16%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.65%) Gradle
9 1 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.65%) Wercker
General
1 11 (7.10%) Billing
1 11 (7.10%) Military
2 9 (5.81%) Finance
3 2 (1.29%) Law
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (21.94%) Platform Engineer
3 32 (20.65%) Automation Tester
3 32 (20.65%) Tester
4 24 (15.48%) Senior Automation Tester
4 24 (15.48%) Senior Tester
5 16 (10.32%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (10.32%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (9.68%) Analyst
6 15 (9.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Developer
7 10 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (5.81%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.16%) Administrator
9 8 (5.16%) Continual Service Improvement Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Service Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.65%) Gherkin
2 27 (17.42%) Web Services
3 18 (11.61%) Node.js
4 11 (7.10%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (6.45%) jQuery
6 8 (5.16%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.16%) Apache Camel
6 8 (5.16%) CSS
6 8 (5.16%) CSS3
6 8 (5.16%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (5.16%) HTML
6 8 (5.16%) HTML5
6 8 (5.16%) Kafka
7 7 (4.52%) Sensu
8 6 (3.87%) SOAP
8 6 (3.87%) Spring
8 6 (3.87%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.23%) LAMP
10 3 (1.94%) .NET
11 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) Fat Client
2 11 (7.10%) Replication
2 11 (7.10%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (1.94%) CMDB
4 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.29%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (50.97%) Linux
2 33 (21.29%) Unix
3 29 (18.71%) Windows
4 18 (11.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.87%) CentOS
9 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (49.03%) DevOps
3 44 (28.39%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (21.94%) Test Automation
5 33 (21.29%) BDD
5 33 (21.29%) TDD
5 33 (21.29%) Test Scripting
6 31 (20.00%) Scrum
7 30 (19.35%) DSDM
7 30 (19.35%) ITIL
7 30 (19.35%) RUP
8 25 (16.13%) SDLC
9 24 (15.48%) System Integration Testing
10 17 (10.97%) Service Delivery
11 15 (9.68%) Time Management
12 14 (9.03%) Open Source
13 13 (8.39%) Presales
14 10 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (5.81%) High Availability
15 9 (5.81%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.16%) Python
2 53 (34.19%) Ruby
3 49 (31.61%) Bash Shell
4 43 (27.74%) SQL
5 42 (27.10%) Java
6 40 (25.81%) C#
7 35 (22.58%) Shell Script
8 13 (8.39%) JavaScript
9 12 (7.74%) PowerShell
10 11 (7.10%) PHP
11 8 (5.16%) C++
11 8 (5.16%) Go
11 8 (5.16%) Scala
12 5 (3.23%) Perl
13 4 (2.58%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.94%) MCSA
3 3 (1.94%) MCSE
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.29%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.65%) P3O
1 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.65%) PMO
1 1 (0.65%) QA
1 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (16.77%) Docker
2 21 (13.55%) XenServer
3 20 (12.90%) vSphere
4 19 (12.26%) Xen
5 15 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.29%) KVM
8 2 (1.29%) XenApp
8 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 78 (50.32%) Puppet
2 75 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (23.87%) Ansible
4 30 (19.35%) Cobbler
5 25 (16.13%) Tivoli
6 23 (14.84%) Salt
7 17 (10.97%) Terraform
8 15 (9.68%) Packer
9 12 (7.74%) Nagios
9 12 (7.74%) ZABBIX
10 11 (7.10%) Kubernetes
11 8 (5.16%) Prometheus
12 4 (2.58%) OpenNMS
13 3 (1.94%) CFEngine
13 3 (1.94%) SCCM
14 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
14 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 2 (1.29%) SCOM
14 2 (1.29%) ServiceCenter
15 1 (0.65%) Aspera SmartTrack
Vendors
1 38 (24.52%) Oracle
2 28 (18.06%) EnterpriseDB
3 23 (14.84%) SaltStack
4 20 (12.90%) VMware
5 19 (12.26%) Microsoft
6 15 (9.68%) Google
6 15 (9.68%) Splunk
7 14 (9.03%) Citrix
8 11 (7.10%) Rackspace
8 11 (7.10%) Xerox
9 8 (5.16%) New Relic
10 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.58%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.58%) Cisco
11 4 (2.58%) Dell
11 4 (2.58%) HP
12 3 (1.94%) CA
12 3 (1.94%) Capita
12 3 (1.94%) F5
12 3 (1.94%) Mercator