Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 130 121 123
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 109 175 252
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.21% 2.33% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.47% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 142 226
10th Percentile £49,750 £45,000 £41,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,500 £112,500 £116,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.85%

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 4,696 7,091 9,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.18% 94.22% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4,183 6,213 8,475
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
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 10 May 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 10 May 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 - 2 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 10 May 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 82 (75.23%) DevOps
2 75 (68.81%) AWS
3 67 (61.47%) Ansible
4 57 (52.29%) Azure
5 56 (51.38%) Python
6 51 (46.79%) Puppet
7 47 (43.12%) Kubernetes
8 46 (42.20%) Docker
9 45 (41.28%) Terraform
10 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
11 38 (34.86%) Opscode Chef
12 37 (33.94%) Linux
13 36 (33.03%) Infrastructure as Code
14 33 (30.28%) PowerShell
15 32 (29.36%) Git (software)
16 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (27.52%) VMware
17 28 (25.69%) Bash Shell
18 26 (23.85%) Java
19 25 (22.94%) Windows
19 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (22.94%) Social Skills
20 24 (22.02%) SQL
20 24 (22.02%) Finance
20 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (19.27%) Ruby
21 21 (19.27%) Web Services
21 21 (19.27%) GCP
22 20 (18.35%) Test Automation
23 19 (17.43%) Fintech

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 9 (8.26%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.83%) Apache
3 2 (1.83%) Drupal
3 2 (1.83%) SugarCRM
3 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 75 (68.81%) AWS
2 57 (52.29%) Azure
3 21 (19.27%) GCP
4 18 (16.51%) IaaS
5 17 (15.60%) SaaS
6 16 (14.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (11.93%) Serverless
8 12 (11.01%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (9.17%) Amazon S3
9 10 (9.17%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (8.26%) AWS KMS
10 9 (8.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (8.26%) Azure Key Vault
11 8 (7.34%) Azure Functions
11 8 (7.34%) PaaS
12 6 (5.50%) Azure Data Factory
12 6 (5.50%) Azure Storage
12 6 (5.50%) Datadog
13 5 (4.59%) AWS Fargate
13 5 (4.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) Firewall
2 10 (9.17%) SAN
3 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.50%) NAS
5 5 (4.59%) Multicast
5 5 (4.59%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.83%) Network Security
6 2 (1.83%) WAN
7 1 (0.92%) BGP
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.92%) DNS
7 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.92%) MPLS
7 1 (0.92%) OSPF
7 1 (0.92%) VPLS
7 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (12.84%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.42%) InfluxDB
6 7 (6.42%) MySQL
6 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.50%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.83%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.83%) Power BI
10 2 (1.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
2 32 (29.36%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (11.01%) TeamCity
4 11 (10.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (8.26%) GitLab
6 7 (6.42%) JIRA
7 5 (4.59%) CircleCI
8 4 (3.67%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.67%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.92%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.92%) Chocolatey
9 1 (0.92%) Gradle
9 1 (0.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (22.94%) Social Skills
2 24 (22.02%) Finance
3 7 (6.42%) Organisational Skills
4 6 (5.50%) Legal
4 6 (5.50%) Marketing
5 5 (4.59%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Law
6 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.83%) Local Government
6 2 (1.83%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (40.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (17.43%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (15.60%) AWS Engineer
4 16 (14.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (10.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Consultant
8 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) DBA
9 7 (6.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (6.42%) Senior DBA
9 7 (6.42%) Senior SQL DBA
9 7 (6.42%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 7 (6.42%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.42%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.27%) Web Services
2 10 (9.17%) Node.js
3 8 (7.34%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.42%) CSS
4 7 (6.42%) HTML
4 7 (6.42%) React
5 5 (4.59%) Vue.js
6 4 (3.67%) RESTful
6 4 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.75%) Java EE
7 3 (2.75%) JSP
7 3 (2.75%) JSTL
7 3 (2.75%) Kafka
7 3 (2.75%) Servlets
7 3 (2.75%) Spring
8 2 (1.83%) .NET
8 2 (1.83%) LAMP
8 2 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Clustering
2 6 (5.50%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.59%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.67%) User Experience
5 2 (1.83%) Housing Association
5 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) CMDB
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.94%) Linux
2 25 (22.94%) Windows
3 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.26%) Unix
5 6 (5.50%) CentOS
5 6 (5.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (75.23%) DevOps
2 36 (33.03%) Infrastructure as Code
3 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (18.35%) Test Automation
6 19 (17.43%) Fintech
7 18 (16.51%) High Availability
7 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Automation
7 18 (16.51%) Microservices
8 16 (14.68%) Deployment Automation
9 14 (12.84%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 14 (12.84%) Systems Engineering
10 13 (11.93%) Open Source
11 11 (10.09%) Migration
11 11 (10.09%) Task Automation
12 10 (9.17%) API Development
12 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (8.26%) Content Management
13 9 (8.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) Python
2 33 (30.28%) PowerShell
3 28 (25.69%) Bash Shell
4 26 (23.85%) Java
5 24 (22.02%) SQL
6 21 (19.27%) Ruby
7 18 (16.51%) C#
8 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.26%) Go
10 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
11 6 (5.50%) PHP
12 2 (1.83%) Scala
12 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Degree
3 2 (1.83%) PhD
4 1 (0.92%) CCNP
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.92%) RHCE
4 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (42.20%) Docker
2 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.83%) Varnish
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (61.47%) Ansible
2 51 (46.79%) Puppet
3 47 (43.12%) Kubernetes
4 45 (41.28%) Terraform
5 38 (34.86%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (9.17%) Prometheus
7 9 (8.26%) Grafana
8 6 (5.50%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (3.67%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.75%) Nagios
10 3 (2.75%) Packer
10 3 (2.75%) SCCM
11 2 (1.83%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.83%) Mesos
11 2 (1.83%) Salt
12 1 (0.92%) Cacti
12 1 (0.92%) Graphite
12 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) VMware
2 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.34%) Adobe
3 8 (7.34%) Splunk
4 7 (6.42%) Google
5 6 (5.50%) AppDynamics
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.59%) Cisco
7 4 (3.67%) Pega
7 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.75%) Alibaba
8 3 (2.75%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle
8 3 (2.75%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.83%) IBM
9 2 (1.83%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.83%) Sybase
10 1 (0.92%) CommVault
10 1 (0.92%) Informatica
10 1 (0.92%) NetApp