Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 90 89
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 22 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.28% 1.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +56.36%
North East median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +31.15% -4.69%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 979 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.91% 83.53% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 808 755
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 19 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Gateshead - 3 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Ruby
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Python
4 9 (40.91%) Ansible
4 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (40.91%) Puppet
4 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (36.36%) Terraform
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon S3
7 6 (27.27%) Docker
7 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
7 6 (27.27%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Perl
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) TDD
8 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
8 5 (22.73%) Packer
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 5 (22.73%) WebDriver

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (31.82%) Amazon S3
2 7 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (22.73%) GitHub
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (4.55%) Datadog
5 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (18.18%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.09%) Django
2 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Case Management
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Ruby
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) Tcl
8 2 (9.09%) Scala
9 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.55%) C
9 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Ansible
1 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 8 (36.36%) Terraform
3 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
4 5 (22.73%) Packer
5 4 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Alteryx
2 3 (13.64%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Capita
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) New Relic
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) VMware