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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England / North East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 77 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.21% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Median salary £34,825 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.08% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 607 656 671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 89.40% 88.77% 84.72%
Number of salaries quoted 550 570 552
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 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
Tyne and Wear +21 11 £35,675 +18.91% 3
Durham - 2 £36,250 -
Northumberland - 1 £30,000 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 North East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 13 (56.52%) Linux
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Ansible
5 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
7 5 (21.74%) Ruby
7 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (17.39%) CentOS
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
9 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing

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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) nginx
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Abaqus
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.35%) git-flow
4 1 (4.35%) GitLab
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Metrics Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Debian
4 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Open Source
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Microservices
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
1 5 (21.74%) Ruby
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Clojure
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) etcd
3 2 (8.70%) flannel
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (34.78%) Ansible
4 3 (13.04%) Linux-HA
4 3 (13.04%) Terraform
5 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.35%) Consul
6 1 (4.35%) rkt
6 1 (4.35%) Salt
6 1 (4.35%) SCOM
6 1 (4.35%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Intel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Peregrine
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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