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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > North East
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 61 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 59 36 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.89% 3.16% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 3.46% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 21
10th Percentile £37,675 £33,750 £29,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00% -
75th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £79,000 £85,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% +4.35%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,329 1,040 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.66% 91.39% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 946 791 766
10th Percentile £26,125 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,676
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.98% +4.19%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £63,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the North East

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in the North East.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the North East

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in the North East over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the North East

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -10 24 £52,500 +11.70% 2
Cleveland - 16 £40,000 -
Durham - 16 £50,000 - 3
Northumberland - 3 £70,000 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 45 (76.27%) Azure
2 44 (74.58%) AWS
3 31 (52.54%) Degree
3 31 (52.54%) ITIL
3 31 (52.54%) Linux
4 30 (50.85%) Computer Science
5 26 (44.07%) Oracle
6 21 (35.59%) SQL
7 20 (33.90%) Unix
7 20 (33.90%) Windows
8 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
8 19 (32.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (30.51%) Scrum
10 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
10 17 (28.81%) DevOps
10 17 (28.81%) CI/CD
11 16 (27.12%) Proactive Monitoring
11 16 (27.12%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (27.12%) Docker
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database
11 16 (27.12%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (27.12%) Migration
11 16 (27.12%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (27.12%) Solaris
11 16 (27.12%) PL/SQL
11 16 (27.12%) MySQL
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle9i Database
11 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 10g

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) nginx
2 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (76.27%) Azure
2 44 (74.58%) AWS
3 11 (18.64%) GCP
4 7 (11.86%) OpenShift
5 6 (10.17%) Apigee
6 4 (6.78%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.39%) IaaS
7 2 (3.39%) PaaS
7 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) VPN
2 4 (6.78%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) IPv4
2 4 (6.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) MySQL
2 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database
2 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (27.12%) Oracle9i Database
2 16 (27.12%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.86%) Subversion
4 6 (10.17%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.17%) Storybook
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
6 3 (5.08%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.39%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.39%) GitLab
General
1 9 (15.25%) Public Sector
2 6 (10.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 5 (8.47%) Social Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Tech for Good
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) DBA
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (20.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 12 (20.34%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 12 (20.34%) Team Leader
3 6 (10.17%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) DevOps Platform Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Build Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (3.39%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (3.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) AWS Platform Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Spring
2 6 (10.17%) JWT
2 6 (10.17%) Kafka
2 6 (10.17%) Node.js
2 6 (10.17%) OAuth
2 6 (10.17%) OAuth2
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (10.17%) React
2 6 (10.17%) Redux
2 6 (10.17%) Spring Boot
2 6 (10.17%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
3 4 (6.78%) LAMP
4 3 (5.08%) YAML
5 2 (3.39%) ARM Templates
6 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Public Cloud
2 6 (10.17%) SWIFT
3 5 (8.47%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Unix
2 20 (33.90%) Windows
3 16 (27.12%) Solaris
4 4 (6.78%) Debian
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) ITIL
2 30 (50.85%) Computer Science
3 19 (32.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (30.51%) Scrum
5 17 (28.81%) CI/CD
5 17 (28.81%) DevOps
6 16 (27.12%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (27.12%) Migration
6 16 (27.12%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (27.12%) Proactive Monitoring
7 15 (25.42%) Agile
8 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (20.34%) Change Control
9 12 (20.34%) Fault Management
9 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
9 12 (20.34%) Project Management
10 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure as Code
11 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
12 9 (15.25%) BDD
12 9 (15.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) PL/SQL
3 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
4 11 (18.64%) Java
5 10 (16.95%) Bash
5 10 (16.95%) Python
6 8 (13.56%) C#
7 4 (6.78%) Go
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
2 9 (15.25%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Kubernetes
2 13 (22.03%) Ansible
2 13 (22.03%) Puppet
3 10 (16.95%) Terraform
4 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.39%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 16 (27.12%) Sun
3 12 (20.34%) Microsoft