Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 128 111
Rank change year-on-year +31 -17 +37
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 148 160 260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 2.20% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.38% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 139 162 246
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 5,376 6,721 9,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.13% 92.51% 93.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,449 5,497 8,123
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +15 98 £55,000 +10.00% 23
North Yorkshire +57 45 £52,500 +16.67% 5
South Yorkshire +1 6 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 98 (66.22%) DevOps
2 87 (58.78%) AWS
3 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (44.59%) Python
4 66 (44.59%) Puppet
5 63 (42.57%) Ansible
6 61 (41.22%) Linux
7 59 (39.86%) Opscode Chef
8 54 (36.49%) Azure
9 45 (30.41%) Docker
10 44 (29.73%) Kubernetes
10 44 (29.73%) Bash Shell
11 43 (29.05%) Jenkins
12 42 (28.38%) Ruby
12 42 (28.38%) Terraform
13 39 (26.35%) Windows
14 36 (24.32%) JIRA
15 34 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (22.30%) Git (software)
17 32 (21.62%) Test Automation
17 32 (21.62%) Java
17 32 (21.62%) SQL
17 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 26 (17.57%) Scrum
19 24 (16.22%) Serverless
20 22 (14.86%) Node.js
20 22 (14.86%) VMware
21 21 (14.19%) Finance
21 21 (14.19%) Collaborative Working
22 20 (13.51%) Deployment Automation

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 (4.73%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.38%) Confluence
2 5 (3.38%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.03%) Apache
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
3 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 87 (58.78%) AWS
2 54 (36.49%) Azure
3 24 (16.22%) Serverless
4 14 (9.46%) GCP
5 11 (7.43%) Office 365
6 10 (6.76%) Amazon ECS
6 10 (6.76%) Amazon S3
6 10 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (6.76%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (6.08%) IaaS
8 8 (5.41%) PaaS
8 8 (5.41%) SaaS
9 7 (4.73%) GitHub
10 6 (4.05%) Amazon Cognito
10 6 (4.05%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (4.05%) AWS CodeCommit
10 6 (4.05%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 6 (4.05%) Route 53
10 6 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.51%) DNS
2 18 (12.16%) Firewall
3 13 (8.78%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.11%) DHCP
5 6 (4.05%) LAN
5 6 (4.05%) VLAN
5 6 (4.05%) VPN
5 6 (4.05%) WAN
6 5 (3.38%) HTTP
6 5 (3.38%) Internet
6 5 (3.38%) SMTP
6 5 (3.38%) SSL
7 4 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (2.70%) PBX
7 4 (2.70%) SMPP
7 4 (2.70%) SMS
8 2 (1.35%) DMZ
8 2 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.35%) Network Security
8 2 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) Big Data
3 10 (6.76%) MySQL
4 9 (6.08%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (6.08%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.05%) MariaDB
6 6 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.38%) Flink
7 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.38%) Redis
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.35%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.35%) HBase
8 2 (1.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 43 (29.05%) Jenkins
2 36 (24.32%) JIRA
3 33 (22.30%) Git (software)
4 17 (11.49%) Maven
5 15 (10.14%) Selenium
6 11 (7.43%) WebDriver
7 10 (6.76%) Bitbucket
7 10 (6.76%) GitLab
7 10 (6.76%) SoapUI
8 7 (4.73%) SonarQube
9 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.70%) Mocha
10 4 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.35%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.68%) Snyk
12 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (14.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.05%) Games
4 5 (3.38%) Online Betting
5 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (20.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 26 (17.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (17.57%) Platform Engineer
4 16 (10.81%) Developer
5 15 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) Architect
8 11 (7.43%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) Test Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Development Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Software Development Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Software Test Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Test Development Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Automation Tester
10 9 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (6.08%) Test Automation Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.86%) Node.js
2 17 (11.49%) Web Services
3 10 (6.76%) YAML
4 8 (5.41%) .NET
4 8 (5.41%) LAMP
5 7 (4.73%) Kafka
6 5 (3.38%) .NET Core
6 5 (3.38%) Apache Avro
6 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.38%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (3.38%) gRPC
6 5 (3.38%) Memcached
6 5 (3.38%) Protocol Buffers
6 5 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (3.38%) React
6 5 (3.38%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (2.70%) JSON
7 4 (2.70%) Middleware
7 4 (2.70%) Sensu
8 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.08%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.38%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.03%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.35%) CMDB
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.22%) Linux
2 39 (26.35%) Windows
3 19 (12.84%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.11%) CentOS
4 12 (8.11%) Unix
5 10 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.38%) Debian
7 5 (3.38%) FreeBSD
7 5 (3.38%) FreeNAS
7 5 (3.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.03%) Android
8 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.03%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.35%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (66.22%) DevOps
2 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 32 (21.62%) Test Automation
5 26 (17.57%) Scrum
6 21 (14.19%) Collaborative Working
7 20 (13.51%) Deployment Automation
8 17 (11.49%) Infrastructure as Code
8 17 (11.49%) Software Delivery
8 17 (11.49%) TDD
9 15 (10.14%) Open Source
9 15 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (9.46%) ITIL
10 14 (9.46%) SDLC
10 14 (9.46%) Test Scripting
11 13 (8.78%) Server Management
12 12 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (8.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.59%) Python
2 44 (29.73%) Bash Shell
3 42 (28.38%) Ruby
4 32 (21.62%) Java
4 32 (21.62%) SQL
5 18 (12.16%) C#
6 17 (11.49%) PowerShell
7 16 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 12 (8.11%) PHP
9 9 (6.08%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.73%) Perl
11 5 (3.38%) C
12 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) Degree
2 6 (4.05%) CCNA
2 6 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.38%) CISSP
3 5 (3.38%) Postgraduate
4 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.03%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.03%) CISM
5 3 (2.03%) MCSA
5 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.03%) RHCE
6 2 (1.35%) CISMP
6 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) CISA
7 1 (0.68%) CRISC
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.03%) GDPR
2 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (30.41%) Docker
2 18 (12.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.08%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.38%) KVM
6 4 (2.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (2.70%) vSphere
7 3 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 66 (44.59%) Puppet
2 63 (42.57%) Ansible
3 59 (39.86%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (29.73%) Kubernetes
5 42 (28.38%) Terraform
6 10 (6.76%) Cobbler
7 9 (6.08%) Tivoli
8 5 (3.38%) Grafana
8 5 (3.38%) Proxmox
8 5 (3.38%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.70%) Pingdom
10 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (2.03%) SCCM
10 3 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (1.35%) Graphite
11 2 (1.35%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (1.35%) Nagios
11 2 (1.35%) Nessus
11 2 (1.35%) Nmap
11 2 (1.35%) Opsview
Vendors
1 22 (14.86%) VMware
2 19 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.14%) EnterpriseDB
3 15 (10.14%) Oracle
4 11 (7.43%) Atlassian
5 8 (5.41%) Cisco
6 7 (4.73%) Google
6 7 (4.73%) SaltStack
7 6 (4.05%) Asigra
7 6 (4.05%) Citrix
7 6 (4.05%) Percona
7 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.05%) Veeam
8 4 (2.70%) PagerDuty
9 3 (2.03%) CloudEndure
10 2 (1.35%) Foundry