Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > North East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 73 102
Rank change year-on-year +26 +29 +13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 78 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.51% 2.91% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 3.22% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 118 34 13
North East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +31.15%
10th Percentile £34,625 £28,275 £29,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £68,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% +10.00%

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 1,319 1,211 1,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.22% 90.44% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,065 1,052 1,111
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the North East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +25 63 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Durham +5 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Northumberland - 2 £35,000 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 54 (69.23%) DevOps
2 51 (65.38%) Puppet
3 44 (56.41%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (47.44%) Ansible
5 37 (47.44%) Docker
6 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 30 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (38.46%) Linux
7 27 (34.62%) Java
8 25 (32.05%) Bash Shell
9 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
10 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
11 21 (26.92%) Analytics
11 21 (26.92%) Data Analytics
12 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
12 19 (24.36%) Python
13 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (19.23%) Mesos
14 15 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (17.95%) Coaching
15 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
16 13 (16.67%) Finance
16 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
17 12 (15.38%) SQL
17 12 (15.38%) DNS
18 11 (14.10%) Internet

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 15 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (12.82%) Apache Solr
3 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.82%) SaaS
4 8 (10.26%) IaaS
4 8 (10.26%) PaaS
5 6 (7.69%) Datadog
5 6 (7.69%) Office 365
6 5 (6.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.28%) Akamai
9 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.28%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) DNS
2 11 (14.10%) Internet
2 11 (14.10%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
1 11 (14.10%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.26%) MySQL
3 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) Power BI
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
4 8 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.28%) GitLab
6 1 (1.28%) JMeter
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
3 12 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Developer
6 8 (10.26%) DevOps Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) IT Support
7 7 (8.97%) Service Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) HTML
2 8 (10.26%) CSS
3 5 (6.41%) Django
3 5 (6.41%) jQuery
3 5 (6.41%) Sass
4 4 (5.13%) Spring
5 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.85%) Node.js
6 2 (2.56%) .NET
6 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.56%) HTML5
6 2 (2.56%) Laravel
6 2 (2.56%) React
6 2 (2.56%) REST
6 2 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.28%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.28%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) WCF
7 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.97%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
3 7 (8.97%) Unix
4 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.56%) Debian
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) DevOps
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 21 (26.92%) Analytics
4 21 (26.92%) Data Analytics
5 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
6 14 (17.95%) Coaching
7 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.10%) Benchmarking
8 11 (14.10%) Deployment Automation
8 11 (14.10%) Load Testing
8 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (12.82%) Microservices
10 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.54%) ITIL
10 9 (11.54%) Service Management
11 8 (10.26%) Presales
12 6 (7.69%) BDD
12 6 (7.69%) High Availability
12 6 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) Java
2 25 (32.05%) Bash Shell
3 19 (24.36%) Python
4 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.38%) SQL
6 9 (11.54%) Perl
7 8 (10.26%) C++
7 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 8 (10.26%) Ruby
8 6 (7.69%) C
9 3 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 7 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 37 (47.44%) Docker
2 10 (12.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) KVM
4 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (65.38%) Puppet
2 44 (56.41%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (47.44%) Ansible
4 15 (19.23%) Mesos
5 13 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
6 10 (12.82%) Cobbler
7 9 (11.54%) Kubernetes
8 8 (10.26%) Terraform
9 7 (8.97%) Nagios
10 6 (7.69%) Packer
11 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) New Relic
2 6 (7.69%) Splunk
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Google
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.28%) Nintex
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Siebel