Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 78 143
Rank change year-on-year -70 +65 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 111 130 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.86% 3.60% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 3.82% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 99 110 189
10th Percentile £55,350 £48,625 £46,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £68,250 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% -2.50% +3.70%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,635 3,407 9,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.59% 94.25% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,024 2,996 8,237
10th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,875 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,625 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the City of London

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in the City of London.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the City of London

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 66 (59.46%) DevOps
2 55 (49.55%) AWS
3 51 (45.95%) Python
4 48 (43.24%) Azure
5 46 (41.44%) Kubernetes
6 44 (39.64%) Linux
6 44 (39.64%) Finance
7 34 (30.63%) Puppet
8 33 (29.73%) Terraform
9 28 (25.23%) Docker
9 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (25.23%) SQL
10 27 (24.32%) Ansible
11 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
12 25 (22.52%) PowerShell
12 25 (22.52%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (22.52%) Infrastructure as Code
13 22 (19.82%) Bash Shell
14 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
14 21 (18.92%) IaaS
15 20 (18.02%) Jenkins
15 20 (18.02%) Java
16 19 (17.12%) Windows
16 19 (17.12%) Workflow
16 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
16 19 (17.12%) GCP
17 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
18 16 (14.41%) C#
19 15 (13.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (3.60%) CMS
1 4 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.80%) nginx
3 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.90%) Traefik
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 55 (49.55%) AWS
2 48 (43.24%) Azure
3 25 (22.52%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (18.92%) IaaS
5 19 (17.12%) GCP
6 14 (12.61%) PaaS
7 12 (10.81%) Serverless
8 11 (9.91%) SaaS
9 9 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (7.21%) Amazon ECS
10 8 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (6.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (6.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (4.50%) OpenShift
13 3 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
13 3 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (2.70%) GitHub
14 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
14 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.80%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.61%) Intranet
2 5 (4.50%) Firewall
3 3 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.80%) LAN
4 2 (1.80%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) BGP
5 1 (0.90%) Multicast
5 1 (0.90%) OSPF
5 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.90%) Wireless
5 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.31%) Tableau
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
5 6 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.70%) ArangoDB
9 2 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.80%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.90%) DTS
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.02%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.31%) GitLab
4 5 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (4.50%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.70%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.70%) CircleCI
6 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.80%) Gradle
7 2 (1.80%) Maven
7 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.80%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.90%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.91%) Social Skills
4 8 (7.21%) Retail
5 6 (5.41%) Law
6 5 (4.50%) Banking
7 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.70%) Marketing
8 3 (2.70%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.80%) International Banking
9 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (20.72%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (16.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 14 (12.61%) Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Python Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Architect
8 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Deployment Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Site Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) JSON
2 5 (4.50%) .NET
3 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.60%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (3.60%) React
4 3 (2.70%) Node.js
4 3 (2.70%) REST
4 3 (2.70%) SOAP
4 3 (2.70%) Vue.js
4 3 (2.70%) Web Services
5 2 (1.80%) Kafka
5 2 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.80%) Middleware
5 2 (1.80%) Velocity
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.90%) Drush
6 1 (0.90%) Flash
6 1 (0.90%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.90%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Cloud
2 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.50%) CMDB
4 4 (3.60%) User Experience
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.80%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.90%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.90%) CESG
7 1 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.64%) Linux
2 19 (17.12%) Windows
3 10 (9.01%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.11%) CentOS
4 9 (8.11%) Ubuntu
4 9 (8.11%) Unix
5 8 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.70%) VMS
7 2 (1.80%) Solaris
7 2 (1.80%) SUSE
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) DevOps
2 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) Infrastructure as Code
4 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.12%) Workflow
5 15 (13.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 14 (12.61%) Business Analysis
6 14 (12.61%) Project Management
7 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (10.81%) Analytics
9 11 (9.91%) ETL
9 11 (9.91%) Requirements Gathering
10 10 (9.01%) Fintech
10 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Automation
10 10 (9.01%) ITSM
11 9 (8.11%) ITIL
11 9 (8.11%) Microservices
11 9 (8.11%) Server Management
11 9 (8.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.95%) Python
2 28 (25.23%) SQL
3 25 (22.52%) PowerShell
4 22 (19.82%) Bash Shell
5 20 (18.02%) Java
6 16 (14.41%) C#
7 10 (9.01%) Go
8 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.31%) R
9 7 (6.31%) Ruby
9 7 (6.31%) VBA
10 4 (3.60%) Perl
10 4 (3.60%) Scala
11 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.80%) Groovy
13 1 (0.90%) PHP
13 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) CCNP
3 1 (0.90%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.90%) CLAS
3 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.90%) CWAP
3 1 (0.90%) CWDP
3 1 (0.90%) CWNA
3 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) OCP
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.90%) PhD
3 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.70%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.90%) QA
4 1 (0.90%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (25.23%) Docker
2 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (6.31%) XenApp
4 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.90%) Varnish
7 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (41.44%) Kubernetes
2 34 (30.63%) Puppet
3 33 (29.73%) Terraform
4 27 (24.32%) Ansible
5 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (7.21%) Nagios
6 8 (7.21%) SCCM
7 7 (6.31%) EdgeSight
7 7 (6.31%) SCOM
7 7 (6.31%) SCOrch
7 7 (6.31%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.70%) Grafana
9 2 (1.80%) Control-M
9 2 (1.80%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.80%) Mesos
9 2 (1.80%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.90%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) VMware
3 7 (6.31%) Alteryx
3 7 (6.31%) Citrix
3 7 (6.31%) HP
4 5 (4.50%) Google
4 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle
6 3 (2.70%) Pega
6 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.80%) BMC
7 2 (1.80%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.80%) CommVault
7 2 (1.80%) F5
7 2 (1.80%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.80%) IronPort
7 2 (1.80%) NetApp
7 2 (1.80%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.80%) Splunk