Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 24 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.19% 1.57% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.73% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 6
South Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £27,639
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +53.77% -30.90%
10th Percentile £28,821 £30,750 £22,313
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -3.23%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,018 982 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.97% 90.42% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 738 856 992
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Sheffield 0 13 £60,000 +41.18% 7
Doncaster - 9 £42,500 - 1
Barnsley - 1 £28,634 - 2
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Puppet
2 16 (66.67%) Ansible
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps
4 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (45.83%) Perl
5 11 (45.83%) Python
5 11 (45.83%) Public Cloud
5 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
7 9 (37.50%) JBoss
7 9 (37.50%) Apache
7 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 9 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Nagios
7 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (37.50%) Server Hardening
7 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Degree
9 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) SUSE
10 6 (25.00%) VMware
10 6 (25.00%) EMC
10 6 (25.00%) RHCE
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle
10 6 (25.00%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) vRealize

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (37.50%) Apache
1 9 (37.50%) JBoss
1 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (20.83%) IaaS
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) PaaS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
2 4 (16.67%) Codeship
2 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Nagios Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) ICT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Public Cloud
2 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (8.33%) CMDB
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Blog
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Native
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (25.00%) SUSE
4 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Server Hardening
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
6 6 (25.00%) Server Building
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
7 4 (16.67%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 2 (8.33%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (45.83%) Perl
2 11 (45.83%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) RHCE
2 6 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Gluster
1 6 (25.00%) GlusterFS
2 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Ansible
1 16 (66.67%) Puppet
2 9 (37.50%) Nagios
3 6 (25.00%) vRealize
4 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (16.67%) CFEngine
5 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes
6 2 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) EMC
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
4 4 (16.67%) Google
5 3 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.17%) SAP