Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 106 125
Rank change year-on-year -18 +19 +62
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 148 214 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.28% 2.66% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.88% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 135 228 183
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,235 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,944 7,423 8,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.59% 92.12% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,864 6,046 7,554
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 December 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
West Yorkshire -22 102 £55,000 - 29
North Yorkshire +13 38 £55,000 +17.02% 3
South Yorkshire -14 6 £45,000 -10.00% 10
East Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 89 (60.14%) DevOps
2 74 (50.00%) Puppet
3 70 (47.30%) AWS
4 67 (45.27%) Ansible
4 67 (45.27%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (44.59%) Linux
6 57 (38.51%) Python
6 57 (38.51%) Docker
7 55 (37.16%) Kubernetes
8 53 (35.81%) Azure
9 50 (33.78%) Windows
10 49 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (28.38%) Terraform
12 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
13 39 (26.35%) Ruby
14 36 (24.32%) SQL
15 35 (23.65%) Scrum
16 34 (22.97%) Active Directory
17 31 (20.95%) SQL Server
18 30 (20.27%) Software Delivery
19 29 (19.59%) Continuous Improvement
19 29 (19.59%) Java
19 29 (19.59%) Firewall
20 26 (17.57%) Finance
20 26 (17.57%) Test Automation
20 26 (17.57%) Jenkins
21 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (16.22%) Data Centre
23 23 (15.54%) Node.js
24 22 (14.86%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.73%) Skype for Business
3 6 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.05%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.05%) Chatbot
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 70 (47.30%) AWS
2 53 (35.81%) Azure
3 16 (10.81%) Office 365
4 11 (7.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (7.43%) GCP
5 9 (6.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (5.41%) SaaS
7 7 (4.73%) Serverless
8 6 (4.05%) GitHub
8 6 (4.05%) PaaS
9 4 (2.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.70%) IaaS
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon Cognito
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (2.03%) Slack
10 3 (2.03%) Trello
10 3 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.59%) Firewall
2 20 (13.51%) DNS
3 17 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.78%) DHCP
5 9 (6.08%) LAN
5 9 (6.08%) WAN
6 8 (5.41%) VLAN
6 8 (5.41%) VPN
7 7 (4.73%) Skype
8 3 (2.03%) HTTP
8 3 (2.03%) Network Security
8 3 (2.03%) Wireless
9 2 (1.35%) BGP
9 2 (1.35%) DMZ
9 2 (1.35%) OSPF
9 2 (1.35%) SAN
9 2 (1.35%) SMTP
9 2 (1.35%) SNMP
9 2 (1.35%) TACACS
9 2 (1.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) Big Data
3 10 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.73%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.05%) Flink
6 6 (4.05%) Redis
7 3 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.35%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.84%) JIRA
4 11 (7.43%) GitLab
5 5 (3.38%) Maven
6 4 (2.70%) Selenium
7 3 (2.03%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.35%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.35%) Protractor
8 2 (1.35%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (0.68%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Online Betting
2 6 (4.05%) Public Sector
2 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.03%) Billing
3 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (36.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (17.57%) Architect
3 18 (12.16%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (7.43%) Technical Architect
6 10 (6.76%) Platform Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Operations Manager
8 8 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.54%) Node.js
2 19 (12.84%) Web Services
3 9 (6.08%) Middleware
4 8 (5.41%) Kafka
5 6 (4.05%) Apache Avro
5 6 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (4.05%) gRPC
5 6 (4.05%) Memcached
5 6 (4.05%) Protocol Buffers
5 6 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.05%) React
5 6 (4.05%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (3.38%) .NET
7 3 (2.03%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.03%) JSON
7 3 (2.03%) Sensu
7 3 (2.03%) YAML
8 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.05%) CMDB
3 6 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.05%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.38%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.35%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.59%) Linux
2 50 (33.78%) Windows
3 21 (14.19%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.08%) Unix
5 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.03%) Android
8 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.03%) CentOS
8 3 (2.03%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.35%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (60.14%) DevOps
2 49 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.65%) Scrum
4 30 (20.27%) Software Delivery
5 29 (19.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (17.57%) Test Automation
7 25 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 17 (11.49%) Change Management
9 17 (11.49%) Infrastructure as Code
9 17 (11.49%) ITIL
9 17 (11.49%) Project Delivery
10 15 (10.14%) Collaborative Working
10 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (9.46%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.78%) Deployment Automation
12 13 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (8.11%) Decision-Making
13 12 (8.11%) Microservices
13 12 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 57 (38.51%) Python
2 39 (26.35%) Ruby
3 36 (24.32%) SQL
4 29 (19.59%) Java
5 22 (14.86%) Bash Shell
6 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.08%) C#
8 8 (5.41%) Perl
8 8 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.05%) C
9 6 (4.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.70%) PHP
11 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (12.84%) CCNA
1 19 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.11%) MCSE
4 9 (6.08%) Degree
5 7 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (4.05%) Postgraduate
7 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.03%) MCSA
8 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.35%) CCNP
9 2 (1.35%) CISSP
9 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.35%) RHCE
10 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.68%) GIAC
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (4.05%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (1.35%) GDPR
4 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.68%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (38.51%) Docker
2 34 (22.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (12.84%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (6.08%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (5.41%) vSphere
7 3 (2.03%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 74 (50.00%) Puppet
2 67 (45.27%) Ansible
2 67 (45.27%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (37.16%) Kubernetes
4 42 (28.38%) Terraform
5 7 (4.73%) Cobbler
6 6 (4.05%) SCCM
6 6 (4.05%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.03%) Pingdom
8 2 (1.35%) Cacti
8 2 (1.35%) Kibana
8 2 (1.35%) logstash
8 2 (1.35%) Nagios
8 2 (1.35%) Nessus
8 2 (1.35%) Nmap
8 2 (1.35%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.35%) RANCID
8 2 (1.35%) SCOM
8 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) VMware
3 16 (10.81%) Cisco
4 9 (6.08%) Veeam
5 8 (5.41%) Foundry
6 6 (4.05%) Asigra
6 6 (4.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 6 (4.05%) Oracle
7 5 (3.38%) Citrix
7 5 (3.38%) Google
8 4 (2.70%) Xerox
9 3 (2.03%) PagerDuty
10 2 (1.35%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.35%) Brocade
10 2 (1.35%) CloudEndure
10 2 (1.35%) Dell
10 2 (1.35%) HP
10 2 (1.35%) Huawei
10 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.35%) ZyXEL