Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 58 154
Rank change year-on-year -32 +96 -52
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 192 106 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.87% 3.96% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 4.22% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 173 95 139
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,700 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £42,625 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +11.68%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 6,287 2,512 6,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.13% 93.87% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,775 2,204 5,199
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 2021. 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 -34 117 £60,000 +9.09% 20
South Yorkshire -22 51 £60,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -15 22 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 155 (80.73%) DevOps
2 123 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (62.50%) Azure
4 119 (61.98%) Puppet
5 117 (60.94%) Infrastructure as Code
6 116 (60.42%) Opscode Chef
7 112 (58.33%) Terraform
8 110 (57.29%) Kubernetes
9 101 (52.60%) Python
10 99 (51.56%) Docker
11 96 (50.00%) Ruby
12 92 (47.92%) SaltStack
13 88 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
14 86 (44.79%) AWS
15 84 (43.75%) Go
16 80 (41.67%) Pulumi
17 68 (35.42%) Ansible
18 67 (34.90%) Bash Shell
19 66 (34.38%) SQL
20 63 (32.81%) Deployment Automation
21 59 (30.73%) Linux
22 58 (30.21%) Jenkins
23 57 (29.69%) PowerShell
24 53 (27.60%) MySQL
25 52 (27.08%) AWS CloudFormation
26 48 (25.00%) JavaScript
26 48 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
27 47 (24.48%) Analytics
27 47 (24.48%) Enterprise Cloud
28 46 (23.96%) Amazon EKS

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 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 120 (62.50%) Azure
2 86 (44.79%) AWS
3 80 (41.67%) Pulumi
4 52 (27.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 46 (23.96%) Amazon EKS
6 34 (17.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 34 (17.71%) Datadog
7 16 (8.33%) PaaS
8 13 (6.77%) GCP
8 13 (6.77%) SaaS
9 12 (6.25%) IaaS
9 12 (6.25%) Serverless
10 11 (5.73%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (3.65%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (3.65%) Microsoft 365
12 6 (3.13%) npm
13 5 (2.60%) OpenShift
14 4 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
14 4 (2.08%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 3 (1.56%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.33%) Firewall
2 12 (6.25%) DNS
2 12 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.65%) WAN
4 6 (3.13%) DHCP
4 6 (3.13%) LAN
4 6 (3.13%) VLAN
4 6 (3.13%) VPN
5 5 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.08%) SAN
7 2 (1.04%) Internet
7 2 (1.04%) NAS
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.52%) DMZ
8 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.52%) Network Security
8 1 (0.52%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.60%) MySQL
2 48 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (17.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 34 (17.71%) MariaDB
3 34 (17.71%) MongoDB
3 34 (17.71%) Redis
4 30 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.65%) Tableau
7 4 (2.08%) Big Data
7 4 (2.08%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (30.21%) Jenkins
2 34 (17.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.69%) GitLab
4 9 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (3.65%) Maven
6 6 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.56%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.56%) JIRA
9 2 (1.04%) kappa
10 1 (0.52%) GoCD
General
1 19 (9.90%) Finance
2 5 (2.60%) Social Skills
3 3 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1 (0.52%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 109 (56.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (32.29%) Azure Engineer
3 56 (29.17%) Azure DevOps
4 54 (28.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 49 (25.52%) AWS Engineer
6 46 (23.96%) AWS DevOps
6 46 (23.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 14 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (5.21%) Architect
10 8 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
11 7 (3.65%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (3.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 6 (3.13%) Developer
13 5 (2.60%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (2.60%) Data Engineer
13 5 (2.60%) Infrastructure Architect
13 5 (2.60%) Technical Leader
14 4 (2.08%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.79%) ARM Templates
2 12 (6.25%) JSON
3 9 (4.69%) React
4 8 (4.17%) REST
5 7 (3.65%) .NET
5 7 (3.65%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.65%) Kafka
5 7 (3.65%) YAML
6 6 (3.13%) .NET Core
7 5 (2.60%) RESTful
7 5 (2.60%) XML
8 4 (2.08%) Node.js
8 4 (2.08%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (1.56%) LAMP
10 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.04%) Laravel
10 2 (1.04%) Next.js
10 2 (1.04%) SAML
10 2 (1.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.48%) Enterprise Cloud
2 34 (17.71%) Linux Command Line
3 17 (8.85%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.60%) User Experience
7 4 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.04%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.52%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.52%) Clustering
10 1 (0.52%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.73%) Linux
2 36 (18.75%) Windows
3 16 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.04%) Unix
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (80.73%) DevOps
2 123 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (60.94%) Infrastructure as Code
4 88 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
5 63 (32.81%) Deployment Automation
6 47 (24.48%) Analytics
7 34 (17.71%) Web Application Development
8 19 (9.90%) Scrum
9 17 (8.85%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (7.81%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.29%) Coaching
12 14 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.29%) Software Delivery
13 12 (6.25%) DSDM
13 12 (6.25%) RUP
14 10 (5.21%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.69%) Product Management
15 9 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (52.60%) Python
2 96 (50.00%) Ruby
3 84 (43.75%) Go
4 67 (34.90%) Bash Shell
5 66 (34.38%) SQL
6 57 (29.69%) PowerShell
7 48 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 45 (23.44%) C#
9 40 (20.83%) Groovy
10 39 (20.31%) PHP
10 39 (20.31%) TypeScript
11 34 (17.71%) Java
12 19 (9.90%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.60%) C
13 5 (2.60%) VBA
14 3 (1.56%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.52%) C++
15 1 (0.52%) Perl
15 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (23.96%) AWS Certification
2 11 (5.73%) CCNA
2 11 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.60%) MCSE
4 5 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.08%) Degree
5 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.04%) CISSP
6 2 (1.04%) SANS
7 1 (0.52%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (51.56%) Docker
2 17 (8.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.52%) LXC
4 1 (0.52%) NFS
4 1 (0.52%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 119 (61.98%) Puppet
2 116 (60.42%) Opscode Chef
3 112 (58.33%) Terraform
4 110 (57.29%) Kubernetes
5 68 (35.42%) Ansible
6 35 (18.23%) Grafana
6 35 (18.23%) Prometheus
7 12 (6.25%) Cobbler
8 7 (3.65%) SCCM
9 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.56%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
11 2 (1.04%) Istio
11 2 (1.04%) Marathon
11 2 (1.04%) Mesos
Vendors
1 92 (47.92%) SaltStack
2 35 (18.23%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.71%) New Relic
4 17 (8.85%) Google
5 15 (7.81%) Cisco
6 11 (5.73%) VMware
7 9 (4.69%) Veeam
8 6 (3.13%) Meraki
9 5 (2.60%) Alteryx
10 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.08%) Databricks
10 4 (2.08%) HP
10 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.56%) Oracle
12 2 (1.04%) GoCardless
12 2 (1.04%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.04%) Splunk
13 1 (0.52%) Zerto
13 1 (0.52%) Zscaler