Period
to 2 March 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 128 133
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 138 205 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.93% 2.31% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.46% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 112 170 210
Median annual salary £70,500 £66,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.62% +2.69% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,125 £37,425
90th Percentile £109,750 £97,500 £95,950
Central London median annual salary £70,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.71% +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 4,486 8,326 9,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.41% 93.68% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,931 7,257 8,693
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the City of London

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the City of London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2021. 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
London Bridge - 3 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 85 (61.59%) DevOps
2 81 (58.70%) AWS
3 76 (55.07%) Ansible
4 67 (48.55%) Azure
5 63 (45.65%) Puppet
6 61 (44.20%) Python
7 57 (41.30%) Kubernetes
8 47 (34.06%) Finance
9 46 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 44 (31.88%) Docker
11 41 (29.71%) Jenkins
12 39 (28.26%) Linux
13 36 (26.09%) Terraform
14 35 (25.36%) Web Services
14 35 (25.36%) VMware
14 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (23.91%) Java
15 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
16 31 (22.46%) PowerShell
17 30 (21.74%) SaaS
17 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
17 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
18 29 (21.01%) IaaS
18 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
19 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
19 27 (19.57%) C#
19 27 (19.57%) Windows
19 27 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (18.84%) Test Automation
21 25 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure

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 7 (5.07%) CMS
1 7 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (1.45%) Drupal
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.72%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (6.52%) Siebel CRM
2 4 (2.90%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 81 (58.70%) AWS
2 67 (48.55%) Azure
3 30 (21.74%) SaaS
4 29 (21.01%) IaaS
5 24 (17.39%) GCP
6 20 (14.49%) PaaS
7 11 (7.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (7.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (7.97%) OpenShift
7 11 (7.97%) Serverless
8 10 (7.25%) Microsoft 365
9 8 (5.80%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (5.80%) Azure Functions
10 7 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (5.07%) Amazon S3
10 7 (5.07%) Rackspace Cloud
11 6 (4.35%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (2.90%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (2.90%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.14%) Firewall
2 13 (9.42%) SAN
3 12 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.80%) DNS
4 8 (5.80%) Multicast
4 8 (5.80%) tcpdump
5 6 (4.35%) NAS
6 5 (3.62%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.45%) Network Security
7 2 (1.45%) VPN
8 1 (0.72%) BGP
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.72%) LAN
8 1 (0.72%) MPLS
8 1 (0.72%) OSPF
8 1 (0.72%) VPLS
8 1 (0.72%) WebEx
8 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) MySQL
2 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.52%) Siebel EIM
3 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.07%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.62%) Redis
7 4 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.90%) Big Data
8 3 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.45%) Power BI
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.72%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (29.71%) Jenkins
2 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.25%) TeamCity
4 9 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (6.52%) GitLab
5 7 (5.07%) CircleCI
5 7 (5.07%) JIRA
6 4 (2.90%) Artifactory
6 4 (2.90%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.90%) Gradle
6 4 (2.90%) Maven
6 4 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.90%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.45%) Selenium
8 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.72%) Ant
9 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 47 (34.06%) Finance
2 14 (10.14%) Law
3 8 (5.80%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Legal
5 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.17%) Advertising
6 3 (2.17%) Marketing
7 2 (1.45%) Housing Association
7 2 (1.45%) Local Government
7 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 44 (31.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (14.49%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (12.32%) Consultant
4 15 (10.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (10.14%) Security Consultant
5 14 (10.14%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Cloud Consultant
10 8 (5.80%) Administrator
10 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 6 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) AWS Consultant
12 5 (3.62%) DevSecOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.36%) Web Services
2 19 (13.77%) CSS
2 19 (13.77%) HTML
3 11 (7.97%) REST
3 11 (7.97%) SOAP
4 9 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.52%) CSS3
4 9 (6.52%) HTML5
5 8 (5.80%) Node.js
6 7 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (5.07%) React
7 6 (4.35%) Kafka
7 6 (4.35%) Spring
8 5 (3.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.90%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.90%) Java EE
9 4 (2.90%) JSP
9 4 (2.90%) JSTL
9 4 (2.90%) Middleware
9 4 (2.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (4.35%) Cloud Native
2 6 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.90%) CMDB
4 4 (2.90%) FMCG
4 4 (2.90%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.26%) Linux
2 27 (19.57%) Windows
3 11 (7.97%) Unix
4 8 (5.80%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (2.90%) CentOS
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (61.59%) DevOps
2 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
4 27 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (18.84%) Test Automation
6 23 (16.67%) Microservices
7 19 (13.77%) Infrastructure Automation
8 17 (12.32%) Fintech
9 16 (11.59%) Scrum
9 16 (11.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 15 (10.87%) Change Management
10 15 (10.87%) ITIL
11 14 (10.14%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (10.14%) SIEM
12 13 (9.42%) Systems Engineering
13 12 (8.70%) High Availability
14 11 (7.97%) API Development
14 11 (7.97%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (7.97%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.20%) Python
2 33 (23.91%) Java
3 31 (22.46%) PowerShell
4 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 27 (19.57%) C#
5 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.12%) Ruby
7 19 (13.77%) SQL
8 15 (10.87%) Go
9 7 (5.07%) VB
10 6 (4.35%) PHP
11 4 (2.90%) Scala
12 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.72%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.72%) Perl
13 1 (0.72%) R
13 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.72%) CCNP
5 1 (0.72%) CCSP
5 1 (0.72%) CISA
5 1 (0.72%) CISM
5 1 (0.72%) CRISC
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.72%) RHCE
5 1 (0.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) GDPR
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (31.88%) Docker
2 25 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (13.77%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.45%) Varnish
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 76 (55.07%) Ansible
2 63 (45.65%) Puppet
3 57 (41.30%) Kubernetes
4 46 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (26.09%) Terraform
6 16 (11.59%) Prometheus
7 12 (8.70%) SCCM
8 7 (5.07%) ZABBIX
9 6 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (3.62%) QRadar
11 4 (2.90%) Nagios
11 4 (2.90%) Packer
11 4 (2.90%) Salt
11 4 (2.90%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (2.17%) Grafana
12 3 (2.17%) HAProxy
13 2 (1.45%) Cacti
13 2 (1.45%) Graphite
13 2 (1.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (25.36%) VMware
2 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.70%) Splunk
4 11 (7.97%) Google
5 10 (7.25%) Adobe
5 10 (7.25%) Oracle
6 9 (6.52%) Siebel
7 7 (5.07%) Alibaba
7 7 (5.07%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.62%) Cisco
8 5 (3.62%) New Relic
8 5 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.90%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.90%) hybris
9 4 (2.90%) Informatica
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.90%) SAP
9 4 (2.90%) Veracode
10 3 (2.17%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.45%) LogRhythm