Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 96 77
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 34 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.17% 1.24% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 1.34% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 12
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% +31.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £28,625 £28,400 £28,725
90th Percentile £71,560 £80,250 £57,500
North East median annual salary £52,101 £48,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +8.54% +43.28% -33.00%

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 1,004 1,270 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 93.48% 92.90% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1,112 730
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,031
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +13.42% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,062
% change year-on-year - +7.93% -1.17%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 33 £55,000 +19.57% 11
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
North East

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 25 (73.53%) DevOps
2 24 (70.59%) Puppet
2 24 (70.59%) Ansible
3 21 (61.76%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Python
4 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 16 (47.06%) Perl
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (38.24%) Java
8 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
8 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (29.41%) Docker
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (26.47%) Ruby
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (26.47%) C++
11 8 (23.53%) Debian
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
11 8 (23.53%) Google
11 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
11 8 (23.53%) Microservices
11 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (20.59%) Coaching
12 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud
12 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (14.71%) Data Analytics
13 5 (14.71%) Analytics
13 5 (14.71%) Finance

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 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.94%) Akamai
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.94%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (2.94%) Datadog
4 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SNMP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Support
4 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.88%) Laravel
2 2 (5.88%) REST
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Django
3 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Debian
2 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) DevOps
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) Microservices
5 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) Coaching
7 5 (14.71%) Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) Data Analytics
7 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) Service Management
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 17 (50.00%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) Perl
3 13 (38.24%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) C++
4 9 (26.47%) Ruby
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (70.59%) Ansible
1 24 (70.59%) Puppet
2 14 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.71%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (14.71%) Mesos
4 3 (8.82%) Terraform
5 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.94%) Nagios
6 1 (2.94%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) New Relic
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) VMware