Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 84 194
Rank change year-on-year -8 +110 -93
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 165 133 134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.93% 3.10% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.38% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 149 112 122
10th Percentile £41,000 £36,375 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £41,250 £40,388
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile " £68,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 5,278 3,937 6,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.73% 91.81% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,108 3,361 5,635
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,375 £25,550
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,428 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £54,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £64,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 12 June 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 12 June 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 -12 89 £60,000 +20.00% 24
South Yorkshire +5 52 £60,000 -4.00% 7
North Yorkshire -15 22 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 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.

1 120 (72.73%) DevOps
2 111 (67.27%) Docker
2 111 (67.27%) Python
3 110 (66.67%) Terraform
3 110 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 108 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (63.64%) Puppet
5 105 (63.64%) Kubernetes
6 103 (62.42%) Go
7 102 (61.82%) Opscode Chef
8 98 (59.39%) Ruby
8 98 (59.39%) Problem-Solving
9 96 (58.18%) Pulumi
9 96 (58.18%) SaltStack
10 84 (50.91%) Azure
11 80 (48.48%) Linux
12 77 (46.67%) AWS
13 65 (39.39%) Ansible
14 63 (38.18%) Bash Shell
15 61 (36.97%) SQL
15 61 (36.97%) AWS CloudFormation
16 58 (35.15%) PowerShell
16 58 (35.15%) Jenkins
17 55 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
17 55 (33.33%) Analytics
17 55 (33.33%) Java
18 52 (31.52%) C#
19 51 (30.91%) Amazon EKS
19 51 (30.91%) MySQL
20 50 (30.30%) PostgreSQL

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 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 96 (58.18%) Pulumi
2 84 (50.91%) Azure
3 77 (46.67%) AWS
4 61 (36.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 51 (30.91%) Amazon EKS
6 49 (29.70%) Datadog
7 48 (29.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 11 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (3.64%) GCP
9 6 (3.64%) IaaS
10 5 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (3.03%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.03%) PaaS
10 5 (3.03%) SaaS
11 4 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (1.82%) Route 53
12 3 (1.82%) Serverless
13 2 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (1.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) Firewall
2 12 (7.27%) DNS
3 9 (5.45%) DHCP
3 9 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.85%) WAN
5 7 (4.24%) LAN
5 7 (4.24%) VLAN
5 7 (4.24%) VPN
6 3 (1.82%) NAS
7 2 (1.21%) DMZ
7 2 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.21%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.21%) SAN
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.61%) Network Security
8 1 (0.61%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.91%) MySQL
2 50 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (29.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 48 (29.09%) MariaDB
3 48 (29.09%) MongoDB
3 48 (29.09%) Redis
4 20 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.64%) Tableau
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.21%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.21%) Big Data
7 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.21%) HBase
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.21%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.21%) Tableau Server
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 58 (35.15%) Jenkins
2 48 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.64%) GitLab
5 4 (2.42%) JIRA
6 2 (1.21%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.21%) Maven
6 2 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) Hudson
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Social Skills
3 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.21%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.21%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 107 (64.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (33.94%) Azure Engineer
3 52 (31.52%) AWS Engineer
4 51 (30.91%) AWS DevOps
4 51 (30.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 49 (29.70%) Azure DevOps
5 49 (29.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Site Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) Architect
9 4 (2.42%) Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) ETL Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (1.82%) SQL Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.42%) REST
1 4 (2.42%) Web Services
2 3 (1.82%) .NET
2 3 (1.82%) JSON
2 3 (1.82%) Node.js
3 2 (1.21%) .NET Core
3 2 (1.21%) Kafka
4 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.61%) SOAP
4 1 (0.61%) Velocity
4 1 (0.61%) WPF
4 1 (0.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.70%) Enterprise Cloud
2 48 (29.09%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (8.48%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.42%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.42%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.21%) Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.61%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 80 (48.48%) Linux
2 28 (16.97%) Windows
3 12 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.06%) Unix
4 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (2.42%) AIX
8 3 (1.82%) Solaris
8 3 (1.82%) VMS
8 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (72.73%) DevOps
2 110 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 108 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (59.39%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (33.33%) Analytics
5 55 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
6 48 (29.09%) Web Application Development
7 16 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (6.67%) Project Delivery
9 9 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (5.45%) Software Delivery
10 8 (4.85%) ITIL
11 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (3.64%) Supplier Management
12 6 (3.64%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 111 (67.27%) Python
2 103 (62.42%) Go
3 98 (59.39%) Ruby
4 63 (38.18%) Bash Shell
5 61 (36.97%) SQL
6 58 (35.15%) PowerShell
7 55 (33.33%) Java
8 52 (31.52%) C#
9 49 (29.70%) JavaScript
9 49 (29.70%) PHP
10 48 (29.09%) Groovy
10 48 (29.09%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.42%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.42%) VBA
12 3 (1.82%) C
12 3 (1.82%) Perl
13 1 (0.61%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (29.70%) AWS Certification
2 10 (6.06%) CCNA
2 10 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 4 (2.42%) IBM AIX Certification
4 4 (2.42%) RHCE
5 3 (1.82%) MCSE
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.82%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.03%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 111 (67.27%) Docker
2 14 (8.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.42%) Firmware
3 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.21%) HDFS
5 2 (1.21%) LXC
5 2 (1.21%) NFS
5 2 (1.21%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 110 (66.67%) Terraform
2 105 (63.64%) Kubernetes
2 105 (63.64%) Puppet
3 102 (61.82%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (39.39%) Ansible
5 50 (30.30%) Prometheus
6 48 (29.09%) Grafana
7 4 (2.42%) Nagios
8 2 (1.21%) Graphite
8 2 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.21%) Istio
8 2 (1.21%) Opsview
Vendors
1 96 (58.18%) SaltStack
2 48 (29.09%) New Relic
3 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.88%) VMware
5 10 (6.06%) Cisco
6 8 (4.85%) Oracle
7 7 (4.24%) Meraki
7 7 (4.24%) Veeam
8 4 (2.42%) Alteryx
8 4 (2.42%) IBM
8 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.82%) Asigra
9 3 (1.82%) Google
10 2 (1.21%) Dell
10 2 (1.21%) Dynatrace
10 2 (1.21%) EMC
10 2 (1.21%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.21%) HP
10 2 (1.21%) NetApp
10 2 (1.21%) Zerto