Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 81 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 22 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.05% 0.35% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 0.38% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 15
Bedfordshire median annual salary £41,250 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00% +1.91%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,375 £47,200 £49,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +5.56%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,015 790 1,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 94.68% 91.86% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 833 701 958
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £28,925
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Bedford - 6 £41,250 -
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
2 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
2 15 (68.18%) Ansible
3 14 (63.64%) HAProxy
3 14 (63.64%) nginx
3 14 (63.64%) yum
3 14 (63.64%) Apache
3 14 (63.64%) SSL
3 14 (63.64%) Nagios
4 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
4 13 (59.09%) High Availability
4 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (59.09%) Open Source
4 13 (59.09%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (50.00%) PKI
6 11 (50.00%) Workflow
7 9 (40.91%) PHP 5
7 9 (40.91%) PHP
7 9 (40.91%) Terraform
7 9 (40.91%) Prometheus
7 9 (40.91%) PHP 7
7 9 (40.91%) SaaS
7 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
8 8 (36.36%) Puppet
8 8 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
8 8 (36.36%) DHCP

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 14 (63.64%) Apache
1 14 (63.64%) nginx
2 5 (22.73%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SSL
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) VRRP
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) SNMP
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (22.73%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Mercurial
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Avionics
1 4 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Nagios Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (31.82%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) High Availability
1 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
1 13 (59.09%) Open Source
2 11 (50.00%) Workflow
3 8 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
10 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.55%) Microservices
10 1 (4.55%) MVC
10 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
2 9 (40.91%) PHP
2 9 (40.91%) PHP 5
2 9 (40.91%) PHP 7
3 5 (22.73%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Ansible
2 14 (63.64%) HAProxy
2 14 (63.64%) Nagios
2 14 (63.64%) yum
3 9 (40.91%) Prometheus
3 9 (40.91%) Terraform
4 8 (36.36%) Puppet
5 7 (31.82%) Kubernetes
6 5 (22.73%) Kibana
6 5 (22.73%) logstash
6 5 (22.73%) Rsyslog
7 4 (18.18%) Observium
8 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Sybase
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds