The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK
Rank 155 203 217
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1715 1694 1573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.07% 1.65% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.87% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1342 1225
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £76,400 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Management
Salary Trend

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in the UK

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 1645 £55,000 +4.76% 250
London +58 785 £60,000 - 114
South East +47 254 £49,000 +5.37% 41
North West +57 158 £52,500 +50.00% 21
City of London +52 147 £58,250 -6.80% 21
East of England +66 141 £47,500 +7.35% 23
Manchester +44 132 £52,500 +23.52% 17
Yorkshire +19 122 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Leeds +35 95 £52,500 +10.52% 5
West Yorkshire +16 95 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Surrey +66 81 £52,500 +5.00% 13
West Midlands +28 71 £43,750 -2.01% 11
Essex +61 69 £43,000 +14.66% 7
South West -15 66 £40,750 -4.11% 16
Berkshire +42 58 £45,000 -12.19% 8
Hampshire +18 54 £45,000 +3.44% 17
Reigate +57 37 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +18 34 £45,000 +6.50% 7
Cambridge +24 32 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Gloucestershire -6 32 £37,500 -4.45% 4
East Midlands -12 32 £45,000 +13.37% 4
Hertfordshire +6 26 £47,500 +9.03% 5
Colchester - 26 £44,500 - 1
Scotland +11 25 £44,000 -7.36% 8
Nottinghamshire +5 23 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex +15 22 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire +28 21 £47,500 +50.79% 2
South Yorkshire +22 21 £50,000 +31.57% 5
Birmingham +9 21 £40,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 21 £45,000 - 3

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1700 (48.04%) Linux
2 1527 (43.15%) DevOps
3 1526 (43.12%) Puppet
4 1345 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
5 1177 (33.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1161 (32.81%) Python
7 1015 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
8 990 (27.97%) Ansible
9 920 (26.00%) Jenkins
10 881 (24.89%) Java
11 870 (24.58%) Amazon AWS
12 862 (24.36%) Windows
13 753 (21.28%) Finance
14 707 (19.98%) Ruby
15 663 (18.73%) Bash Shell
16 655 (18.51%) Git (software)
17 640 (18.08%) SQL
18 614 (17.35%) Microsoft
19 611 (17.26%) ITIL
20 582 (16.45%) Docker
21 575 (16.25%) Unix
22 480 (13.56%) Perl
23 464 (13.11%) Scrum
24 450 (12.72%) .NET
25 446 (12.60%) Web Services
26 437 (12.35%) PowerShell
27 428 (12.09%) Oracle
28 423 (11.95%) VMware
29 399 (11.27%) Software Engineering
30 381 (10.77%) SQL Server

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 342 (9.66%) Apache
2 292 (8.25%) IIS
3 213 (6.02%) OpenStack
4 205 (5.79%) Tomcat
5 177 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 167 (4.72%) CMS
7 151 (4.27%) JBoss
8 145 (4.10%) nginx
9 126 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
10 100 (2.83%) CloudStack
11 99 (2.80%) WebLogic
12 86 (2.43%) EPiServer
13 72 (2.03%) SharePoint
14 70 (1.98%) Confluence
15 50 (1.41%) Apache Spark
16 47 (1.33%) MS Exchange
17 41 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
18 39 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
19 38 (1.07%) Anypoint
20 37 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 234 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 104 (2.94%) MS Office
3 27 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.40%) MS Project
6 12 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.085%) SPSS
7 3 (0.085%) Windchill
8 2 (0.057%) Autodesk Inventor
8 2 (0.057%) Simulink
9 1 (0.028%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.028%) HipChat
9 1 (0.028%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.51%) assyst
3 16 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (0.40%) Sentinel
6 11 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 7 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.17%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.17%) Magento
10 4 (0.11%) Maximo
10 4 (0.11%) Workfront
11 2 (0.057%) Misys Equation
11 2 (0.057%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (0.057%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.028%) JDE OneWorld
12 1 (0.028%) Remedy AR System
12 1 (0.028%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 870 (24.58%) Amazon AWS
2 350 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (3.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 101 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
5 92 (2.60%) SaaS
6 79 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 72 (2.03%) GitHub
8 63 (1.78%) Amazon S3
8 63 (1.78%) PaaS
9 60 (1.70%) IaaS
10 57 (1.61%) Office 365
11 56 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
12 52 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 37 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
14 31 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
14 31 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
15 28 (0.79%) CloudBees
16 24 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 20 (0.57%) OpenShift
17 20 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 258 (7.29%) Firewall
2 229 (6.47%) Internet
3 209 (5.91%) DNS
4 194 (5.48%) TCP/IP
5 142 (4.01%) HTTP
6 100 (2.83%) LAN
7 94 (2.66%) LDAP
8 86 (2.43%) Intranet
9 85 (2.40%) WAN
10 78 (2.20%) SAN
11 65 (1.84%) DHCP
11 65 (1.84%) Network Security
12 53 (1.50%) VPN
12 53 (1.50%) Wireless
13 51 (1.44%) Kerberos
14 50 (1.41%) VoIP
15 49 (1.38%) SSL
16 46 (1.30%) NAS
16 46 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 335 (9.47%) MySQL
3 229 (6.47%) NoSQL
4 178 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 152 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 137 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 101 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 96 (2.71%) Hadoop
9 87 (2.46%) Redis
10 86 (2.43%) Big Data
11 84 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
12 78 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
13 72 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
14 69 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 68 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
16 67 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 60 (1.70%) Oracle Database
18 51 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 47 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 27 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 920 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 655 (18.51%) Git (software)
3 332 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 321 (9.07%) TeamCity
5 306 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 249 (7.04%) Subversion
7 245 (6.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 194 (5.48%) JIRA
9 191 (5.40%) Selenium
10 188 (5.31%) MSBuild
11 174 (4.92%) Hudson
12 163 (4.61%) Vagrant
13 158 (4.46%) Maven
14 109 (3.08%) Visual Studio
15 106 (3.00%) Ant
16 84 (2.37%) Cucumber
17 74 (2.09%) GoCD
18 54 (1.53%) GitLab
18 54 (1.53%) HP UFT
18 54 (1.53%) JUnit
General
1 753 (21.28%) Finance
2 260 (7.35%) Banking
3 189 (5.34%) Retail
4 134 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 90 (2.54%) Games
6 65 (1.84%) Marketing
7 52 (1.47%) Advertising
8 48 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.33%) Electronics
10 36 (1.02%) Military
11 30 (0.85%) Legal
12 27 (0.76%) Law
13 26 (0.73%) Front Office
14 25 (0.71%) Publishing
15 23 (0.65%) Investment Banking
16 21 (0.59%) Back Office
17 20 (0.57%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.57%) Online Betting
18 12 (0.34%) Polish Language
19 8 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 907 (25.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 445 (12.57%) Developer
3 311 (8.79%) Linux Engineer
4 246 (6.95%) Administrator
5 234 (6.61%) Analyst
6 201 (5.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 189 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
8 176 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
9 165 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
10 164 (4.63%) Senior DevOps
11 163 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 162 (4.58%) Software Engineer
13 158 (4.46%) Architect
14 155 (4.38%) AWS DevOps
15 148 (4.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 144 (4.07%) .NET Developer
17 135 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
18 129 (3.65%) Consultant
19 124 (3.50%) C# Developer
20 119 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (12.72%) .NET
2 446 (12.60%) Web Services
3 289 (8.17%) HTML
4 224 (6.33%) XML
5 202 (5.71%) CSS
6 169 (4.78%) ASP.NET
7 163 (4.61%) RESTful
8 157 (4.44%) LAMP
9 141 (3.98%) Node.js
10 129 (3.65%) REST
11 120 (3.39%) Spring
12 117 (3.31%) JSON
12 117 (3.31%) Middleware
13 115 (3.25%) HTML5
14 108 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
15 100 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (2.83%) XSLT
16 96 (2.71%) .NET Framework
17 89 (2.51%) AngularJS
17 89 (2.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 235 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 234 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 174 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 169 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 130 (3.67%) User Experience
6 110 (3.11%) CMDB
7 75 (2.12%) Clustering
8 70 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 56 (1.58%) Online Banking
10 40 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
10 40 (1.13%) PKI
11 36 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (0.99%) Fintech
12 35 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
13 33 (0.93%) Replication
14 32 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 32 (0.90%) Hedge funds
14 32 (0.90%) Online Games
15 31 (0.88%) Private Cloud
16 23 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1700 (48.04%) Linux
2 862 (24.36%) Windows
3 575 (16.25%) Unix
4 355 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 344 (9.72%) Windows Server
6 273 (7.71%) CentOS
7 180 (5.09%) Ubuntu
8 139 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 100 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 87 (2.46%) Debian
11 85 (2.40%) Solaris
12 60 (1.70%) Windows 7
13 50 (1.41%) Mac OS X
14 49 (1.38%) CoreOS
15 34 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (0.93%) Windows 10
17 32 (0.90%) Android
18 29 (0.82%) Fedora
19 27 (0.76%) AIX
20 20 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1527 (43.15%) DevOps
2 1345 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
3 1015 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
4 611 (17.26%) ITIL
5 464 (13.11%) Scrum
6 399 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 373 (10.54%) Open Source
8 364 (10.29%) SDLC
9 326 (9.21%) Change Management
10 295 (8.34%) Release Management
11 291 (8.22%) TDD
12 239 (6.75%) Microservices
13 232 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 232 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 219 (6.19%) Mentoring
15 208 (5.88%) Automated Testing
16 203 (5.74%) Service Management
17 196 (5.54%) OO
18 194 (5.48%) Test Scripting
19 189 (5.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1161 (32.81%) Python
2 881 (24.89%) Java
3 707 (19.98%) Ruby
4 663 (18.73%) Bash Shell
5 640 (18.08%) SQL
6 480 (13.56%) Perl
7 437 (12.35%) PowerShell
8 362 (10.23%) JavaScript
9 345 (9.75%) C#
10 279 (7.88%) Shell Script
11 238 (6.73%) PHP
12 175 (4.94%) C++
13 164 (4.63%) C
14 135 (3.81%) Go
15 107 (3.02%) Groovy
16 94 (2.66%) XPath
17 58 (1.64%) Scala
18 49 (1.38%) Korn
19 46 (1.30%) PL/SQL
20 42 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 360 (10.17%) Degree
2 227 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 95 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 89 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
5 71 (2.01%) ISTQB
6 68 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (1.64%) ISEB
9 55 (1.55%) DV Cleared
10 46 (1.30%) CCNP
11 38 (1.07%) AWS Certification
12 35 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 34 (0.96%) CCNA
14 23 (0.65%) CISSP
15 21 (0.59%) CISA
15 21 (0.59%) CISM
16 18 (0.51%) RHCE
17 16 (0.45%) MCP
17 16 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 14 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (9.24%) QA
2 91 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 86 (2.43%) SLA
4 58 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 20 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (0.57%) GCP
7 19 (0.54%) PMO
7 19 (0.54%) SDET
8 18 (0.51%) COBIT
8 18 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 16 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.11%) DO-178B
12 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.085%) EMIR
13 3 (0.085%) MiFID
14 2 (0.057%) ISO22301
14 2 (0.057%) JTAG
System Software
1 582 (16.45%) Docker
2 278 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (6.64%) Active Directory
4 172 (4.86%) vSphere
5 113 (3.19%) Xen
6 103 (2.91%) XenServer
7 64 (1.81%) Hyper-V
8 53 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
9 44 (1.24%) vCloud
10 38 (1.07%) KVM
11 34 (0.96%) VirtualBox
12 32 (0.90%) Firmware
13 29 (0.82%) Varnish
14 28 (0.79%) NFS
15 22 (0.62%) LXC
15 22 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
16 21 (0.59%) XenApp
17 20 (0.57%) Dovecot
18 17 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 16 (0.45%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1526 (43.12%) Puppet
2 1177 (33.26%) Opscode Chef
3 990 (27.97%) Ansible
4 287 (8.11%) Nagios
5 252 (7.12%) Terraform
6 190 (5.37%) Kubernetes
7 128 (3.62%) SCCM
8 119 (3.36%) Salt
9 106 (3.00%) Graphite
10 99 (2.80%) Cobbler
11 98 (2.77%) Mesos
12 93 (2.63%) Tivoli
13 78 (2.20%) ZABBIX
14 55 (1.55%) CFEngine
15 53 (1.50%) rkt
16 49 (1.38%) Kibana
17 45 (1.27%) Packer
18 40 (1.13%) HAProxy
18 40 (1.13%) logstash
19 39 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 614 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 428 (12.09%) Oracle
3 423 (11.95%) VMware
4 375 (10.60%) Red Hat
5 148 (4.18%) Google
6 141 (3.98%) Cisco
7 123 (3.48%) New Relic
8 102 (2.88%) Splunk
9 89 (2.51%) Atlassian
10 86 (2.43%) IBM
11 83 (2.35%) EnterpriseDB
12 78 (2.20%) Citrix
13 77 (2.18%) ServiceNow
14 76 (2.15%) SaltStack
15 74 (2.09%) HP
16 54 (1.53%) SAP
17 52 (1.47%) AppDynamics
18 42 (1.19%) WSO2
19 40 (1.13%) MuleSoft
20 39 (1.10%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vesta Consulting
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Full Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
TIG limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 16% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago