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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 179 131 116
Rank change year-on-year -48 -15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 104 106 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.42% 2.13% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.23% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 93 79 144
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £107,750 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%

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 6,931 4,752 6,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.87% 95.52% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,591 4,247 6,002
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,000
25th Percentile £57,467 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,750 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

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 18 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 50 (48.08%) DevOps
2 49 (47.12%) Python
3 42 (40.38%) Ansible
4 33 (31.73%) Terraform
4 33 (31.73%) AWS
5 32 (30.77%) Docker
6 30 (28.85%) Kubernetes
7 29 (27.88%) Azure
7 29 (27.88%) Puppet
8 27 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (25.96%) Finance
9 26 (25.00%) SQL
10 25 (24.04%) Linux
11 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
12 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure as Code
13 22 (21.15%) Bash
14 21 (20.19%) Agile
15 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
16 19 (18.27%) Social Skills
17 18 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (17.31%) SaaS
17 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
18 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
18 17 (16.35%) NoSQL
18 17 (16.35%) CI/CD
19 16 (15.38%) Degree
19 16 (15.38%) C#
20 15 (14.42%) Windows
20 15 (14.42%) Data Modelling
20 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering

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 8 (7.69%) CMS
1 8 (7.69%) SugarCRM
2 5 (4.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.92%) Mendix
6 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.73%) AWS
2 29 (27.88%) Azure
3 18 (17.31%) SaaS
4 14 (13.46%) GCP
4 14 (13.46%) Microsoft 365
5 12 (11.54%) IaaS
6 10 (9.62%) PaaS
7 9 (8.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (5.77%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (5.77%) OpenShift
8 6 (5.77%) Serverless
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (2.88%) Azure Monitor
9 3 (2.88%) Cloud Functions
9 3 (2.88%) Google App Engine
9 3 (2.88%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (2.88%) Google Container Engine
9 3 (2.88%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (2.88%) Nutanix
10 2 (1.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (2.88%) DHCP
2 3 (2.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.88%) SAN
3 2 (1.92%) ADSL
3 2 (1.92%) Firewall
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.96%) SSH
4 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.35%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.58%) MySQL
4 8 (7.69%) MariaDB
5 7 (6.73%) InfluxDB
6 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.85%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.88%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.65%) NUnit
4 8 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.73%) JIRA
6 6 (5.77%) GitLab
6 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.88%) Subversion
10 1 (0.96%) git-flow
10 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (25.96%) Finance
2 19 (18.27%) Social Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (6.73%) Marketing
5 6 (5.77%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.85%) Legal
6 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.85%) Retail
7 3 (2.88%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.88%) Games
7 3 (2.88%) Law
8 2 (1.92%) Aviation
9 1 (0.96%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.96%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (17.31%) Architect
3 14 (13.46%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Developer
5 10 (9.62%) Database Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Reliability Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Digital Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) WPF Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Support Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) .NET
2 9 (8.65%) CSS
2 9 (8.65%) HTML
2 9 (8.65%) HTML5
2 9 (8.65%) jQuery
3 8 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 8 (7.69%) RESTful
4 7 (6.73%) .NET Core
4 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
4 7 (6.73%) SailPoint
4 7 (6.73%) Web Services
5 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (5.77%) CSS3
5 6 (5.77%) Dapper ORM
5 6 (5.77%) Entity Framework
5 6 (5.77%) Task Parallel Library
5 6 (5.77%) WCF
5 6 (5.77%) WPF
6 5 (4.81%) React
7 4 (3.85%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Cloud Native
2 7 (6.73%) Reinsurance
3 6 (5.77%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (5.77%) Cyberattack
3 6 (5.77%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.88%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) Replication
6 2 (1.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Linux
2 15 (14.42%) Windows
3 8 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.81%) VMS
6 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.88%) CentOS
7 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.92%) Android
8 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) DevOps
2 27 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure as Code
4 21 (20.19%) Agile
5 17 (16.35%) CI/CD
6 15 (14.42%) Analytics
6 15 (14.42%) Data Modelling
6 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.46%) Open Source
8 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.62%) Database Security
9 10 (9.62%) ITIL
9 10 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (9.62%) Privileged Access Management
9 10 (9.62%) SOA
10 9 (8.65%) Fintech
10 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.69%) Microservices
11 8 (7.69%) Observability
11 8 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.12%) Python
2 26 (25.00%) SQL
3 22 (21.15%) Bash
4 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
5 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
6 16 (15.38%) C#
7 15 (14.42%) Go
8 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.69%) PHP
10 6 (5.77%) Java
10 6 (5.77%) VBA
11 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.88%) Ruby
12 3 (2.88%) Scala
13 1 (0.96%) R
13 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
2 9 (8.65%) AWS Certification
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.69%) PhD
4 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.85%) MCSE
7 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) Accessibility
2 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 32 (30.77%) Docker
2 9 (8.65%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.85%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (40.38%) Ansible
2 33 (31.73%) Terraform
3 30 (28.85%) Kubernetes
4 29 (27.88%) Puppet
5 18 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.73%) Grafana
7 5 (4.81%) Salt
8 4 (3.85%) CASB
8 4 (3.85%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (2.88%) Nagios
9 3 (2.88%) Prometheus
9 3 (2.88%) Rundeck
10 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.92%) SCCM
11 1 (0.96%) vRealize
11 1 (0.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) ServiceNow
3 8 (7.69%) Google
3 8 (7.69%) VMware
4 7 (6.73%) Adobe
4 7 (6.73%) CyberArk
4 7 (6.73%) Thycotic
5 6 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.81%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.85%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.85%) Hortonworks
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle
7 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.88%) HP
8 3 (2.88%) IBM
8 3 (2.88%) Informatica
8 3 (2.88%) Percona
8 3 (2.88%) Perforce
8 3 (2.88%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.88%) Talend