The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 109 142
Rank change year-on-year +10 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 120 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.85% 1.97% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.19% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 107 59 32
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3827 3151 2994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.01% 90.18% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 2699 2491
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Manchester.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Manchester

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +3 14 £46,000 - 2
Stockport -11 13 £32,500 +12.06% 4
Cheadle - 4 £21,500 -
Wigan - 3 £22,500 -
Bury -6 2 £24,500 -53.33%
Bolton - 2 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 133 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (46.80%) Linux
3 113 (45.20%) Puppet
4 102 (40.80%) DevOps
5 88 (35.20%) Opscode Chef
6 84 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (32.40%) Python
8 71 (28.40%) Unix
9 69 (27.60%) SQL
10 61 (24.40%) Jenkins
11 60 (24.00%) Java
12 55 (22.00%) Scrum
13 53 (21.20%) Windows
14 49 (19.60%) Active Directory
14 49 (19.60%) Ruby
15 48 (19.20%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (18.40%) Test Automation
17 44 (17.60%) Oracle
18 43 (17.20%) TDD
19 42 (16.80%) Cisco
20 41 (16.40%) Bash Shell
21 39 (15.60%) BDD
21 39 (15.60%) SDLC
22 38 (15.20%) Test Scripting
23 37 (14.80%) C#
24 36 (14.40%) Docker
25 35 (14.00%) Ansible
25 35 (14.00%) ITIL
26 34 (13.60%) Red Hat
26 34 (13.60%) Firewall

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 30 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 29 (11.60%) CloudStack
3 13 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.20%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.00%) Apache
5 7 (2.80%) nginx
6 6 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.00%) JBoss
7 5 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.80%) CMS
10 2 (0.80%) SAS
11 1 (0.40%) Confluence
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.20%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.80%) GitHub
3 13 (5.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.60%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.80%) Office 365
8 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.80%) SaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.60%) Firewall
2 26 (10.40%) WAN
3 21 (8.40%) Internet
4 19 (7.60%) DNS
5 17 (6.80%) LAN
5 17 (6.80%) NetScaler
6 16 (6.40%) Ethernet
7 15 (6.00%) Broadband
7 15 (6.00%) TACACS
7 15 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (5.60%) VoIP
9 13 (5.20%) BGP
9 13 (5.20%) MRTG
9 13 (5.20%) SNMP
9 13 (5.20%) TCP/IP
10 11 (4.40%) MPLS
10 11 (4.40%) Unified Communications
11 7 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (2.40%) VoWiFi
12 6 (2.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.40%) MySQL
3 9 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.60%) Big Data
7 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.20%) HBase
8 3 (1.20%) Impala
8 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.80%) IDOL
9 2 (0.80%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.40%) Redis
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (24.40%) Jenkins
2 30 (12.00%) Selenium
3 28 (11.20%) Cucumber
3 28 (11.20%) WebDriver
4 21 (8.40%) Git (software)
5 17 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.80%) Hudson
7 12 (4.80%) TeamCity
8 11 (4.40%) GoCD
9 8 (3.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.80%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.80%) Subversion
11 6 (2.40%) Maven
12 5 (2.00%) MSBuild
13 3 (1.20%) Ant
13 3 (1.20%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.20%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (11.60%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.80%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Retail
3 6 (2.40%) Legal
4 4 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (30.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (17.20%) Platform Engineer
3 29 (11.60%) Automation Tester
3 29 (11.60%) Tester
4 25 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 25 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 23 (9.20%) Network Engineer
6 22 (8.80%) Developer
7 18 (7.20%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (6.00%) Administrator
10 15 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.60%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (5.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.80%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 11 (4.40%) Network Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.20%) Gherkin
2 19 (7.60%) Web Services
3 18 (7.20%) .NET
4 11 (4.40%) LAMP
5 7 (2.80%) HTML
6 5 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.00%) FreeSWITCH
6 5 (2.00%) J2EE
7 4 (1.60%) JSON
7 4 (1.60%) Spring
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Camel
8 3 (1.20%) Kafka
8 3 (1.20%) Node.js
8 3 (1.20%) REST
8 3 (1.20%) RESTful
9 2 (0.80%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.80%) HTML5
9 2 (0.80%) jQuery
9 2 (0.80%) Spring Integration
9 2 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) iPad
2 16 (6.40%) CMDB
3 14 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.80%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.20%) Handset
7 7 (2.80%) Clustering
7 7 (2.80%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.80%) User Experience
10 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.40%) PKI
11 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (46.80%) Linux
2 71 (28.40%) Unix
3 53 (21.20%) Windows
4 25 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (8.40%) Windows Server
6 15 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 14 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (5.20%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.80%) CentOS
10 5 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.60%) HPUX
11 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.20%) Debian
13 2 (0.80%) Android
13 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (53.20%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (40.80%) DevOps
3 84 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (22.00%) Scrum
5 46 (18.40%) Test Automation
6 43 (17.20%) TDD
7 39 (15.60%) BDD
7 39 (15.60%) SDLC
8 38 (15.20%) Test Scripting
9 35 (14.00%) ITIL
10 30 (12.00%) DSDM
10 30 (12.00%) RUP
11 29 (11.60%) System Integration Testing
12 22 (8.80%) Change Management
12 22 (8.80%) Load Balancing
12 22 (8.80%) Open Source
12 22 (8.80%) Software Engineering
13 20 (8.00%) Network Management
14 19 (7.60%) Mentoring
15 18 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.40%) Python
2 69 (27.60%) SQL
3 60 (24.00%) Java
4 49 (19.60%) Ruby
5 41 (16.40%) Bash Shell
6 37 (14.80%) C#
7 29 (11.60%) Shell Script
8 22 (8.80%) Perl
9 19 (7.60%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.00%) Go
10 10 (4.00%) PHP
11 8 (3.20%) C++
12 7 (2.80%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.60%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.60%) Korn
14 3 (1.20%) Groovy
15 2 (0.80%) R
16 1 (0.40%) C
16 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (9.60%) CCNP
3 15 (6.00%) Degree
4 11 (4.40%) CCIE
4 11 (4.40%) ISEB
4 11 (4.40%) JNCIP
4 11 (4.40%) MCP
4 11 (4.40%) MCSA
4 11 (4.40%) MCSE
4 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.40%) CISM
8 1 (0.40%) CISMP
8 1 (0.40%) CISSP
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.60%) SLA
2 16 (6.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 49 (19.60%) Active Directory
2 36 (14.40%) Docker
3 29 (11.60%) vSphere
3 29 (11.60%) Xen
3 29 (11.60%) XenServer
4 18 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.20%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.20%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.20%) HDFS
7 2 (0.80%) KVM
7 2 (0.80%) NFS
7 2 (0.80%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) etcd
8 1 (0.40%) flannel
8 1 (0.40%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 113 (45.20%) Puppet
2 88 (35.20%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (14.00%) Ansible
4 30 (12.00%) Cobbler
4 30 (12.00%) Tivoli
5 24 (9.60%) Terraform
6 18 (7.20%) Nagios
7 15 (6.00%) OpenNMS
7 15 (6.00%) RANCID
7 15 (6.00%) SCCM
8 14 (5.60%) Cacti
9 12 (4.80%) Packer
10 10 (4.00%) Kubernetes
11 7 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (2.40%) Salt
13 2 (0.80%) SCOM
14 1 (0.40%) Consul
14 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.40%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 44 (17.60%) Oracle
2 42 (16.80%) Cisco
3 34 (13.60%) Red Hat
4 29 (11.60%) EnterpriseDB
4 29 (11.60%) Microsoft
5 27 (10.80%) Juniper
6 22 (8.80%) Google
7 20 (8.00%) Ericsson
7 20 (8.00%) VMware
8 15 (6.00%) Citrix
8 15 (6.00%) Huawei
9 11 (4.40%) F5
9 11 (4.40%) Riverbed
10 8 (3.20%) BroadSoft
11 7 (2.80%) Veeam
11 7 (2.80%) Zerto
12 6 (2.40%) GENBAND
12 6 (2.40%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.40%) Sonus
13 5 (2.00%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £58000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago