Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 88 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 37 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.37% 1.43% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.69% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 6
North East median annual salary £46,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% -33.33% +72.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,250 £59,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +9.38%

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 1,365 1,127 1,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.39% 84.99% 89.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 941 1,058
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,050 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -6 21 £45,500 +13.75% 4
Durham +4 16 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 25 (67.57%) DevOps
2 19 (51.35%) Jenkins
2 19 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (43.24%) Ansible
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
4 15 (40.54%) Terraform
5 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
6 12 (32.43%) Packer
7 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) Ruby
8 10 (27.03%) Marketing
8 10 (27.03%) Programme Management
8 10 (27.03%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (27.03%) Python
8 10 (27.03%) SAP
8 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (27.03%) Electronics
8 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
8 10 (27.03%) Puppet
9 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (21.62%) Nagios
10 8 (21.62%) Java
11 7 (18.92%) GCP
11 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
11 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (18.92%) Maven

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
3 7 (18.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (10.81%) GitHub
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.41%) Serverless
6 1 (2.70%) Datadog
6 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) BGP
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) IPsec
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) SMS
3 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Redis
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.70%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) Artifactory
2 7 (18.92%) GitLab
2 7 (18.92%) Maven
3 5 (13.51%) JIRA
4 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) Hudson
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Electronics
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
1 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
1 10 (27.03%) Marketing
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) Build Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) WebOps Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) WebOps Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.41%) Django
2 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
2 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) COM
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) LDAP
3 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) CMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) DevOps
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (27.03%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (27.03%) Programme Management
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) Web Operations
5 4 (10.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) OO
5 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Ruby
2 10 (27.03%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C++
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
6 4 (10.81%) PHP
7 3 (8.11%) Tcl
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) C
9 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) GCP
2 3 (8.11%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Gluster
2 1 (2.70%) LXC
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) Ansible
2 15 (40.54%) Terraform
3 12 (32.43%) Packer
4 10 (27.03%) Puppet
5 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (21.62%) Nagios
7 6 (16.22%) Kubernetes
8 4 (10.81%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (2.70%) Graphite
9 1 (2.70%) Graylog
9 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.70%) Icinga
9 1 (2.70%) logstash
9 1 (2.70%) Salt
9 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) Google
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Alteryx
4 3 (8.11%) Tableau
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Capita
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) New Relic
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk