Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 80
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.84% 1.09% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.29% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 20
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,500 £22,313 £28,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £47,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £30,139 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.01% -24.65% +33.33%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 725 856 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.85% 85.09% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 641 713 891
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +9.72%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (40.00%) Ansible
3 6 (40.00%) Google
3 6 (40.00%) CentOS
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (40.00%) Redis
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) LAMP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (40.00%) Web Operations
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 5 (33.33%) Puppet
4 5 (33.33%) Docker
4 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 4 (26.67%) iptables
5 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
5 4 (26.67%) GlusterFS
5 4 (26.67%) Varnish
5 4 (26.67%) High Availability
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) Redis
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
1 6 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) CentOS
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) Web Operations
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) GlusterFS
2 4 (26.67%) iptables
2 4 (26.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft