Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 80 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 13 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.22% 1.01% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.10% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 22
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +16.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £56,875 £61,475
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%

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 993 905 1,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 93.33% 91.14% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 770 774 1,235
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £79,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 8 £45,000 -16.28%
Dunstable +5 2 £47,500 -
Luton -11 1 £60,000 - 2
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) nginx
3 6 (46.15%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) PKI
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) Ansible
6 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (23.08%) yum
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
6 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) IaaS

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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) 2G
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) TETRA
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DBA
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Unix DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Database Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) AWK
2 1 (7.69%) C-shell
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
2 1 (7.69%) PHP 7
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) Def Stans
3 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) LXC
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
2 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (23.08%) yum
3 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Observium
4 1 (7.69%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft