Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 149 137
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +53
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 52 60 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.54% 1.45% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.56% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 111
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +23.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,400 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,113 3,843 4,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.05% 92.74% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,598 2,754 4,157
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,625 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire -3 24 £75,000 +30.43% 5
Derbyshire - 14 £50,000 - 4
Leicestershire +40 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Northamptonshire -3 1 £55,000 -6.38% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 27 (51.92%) Puppet
1 27 (51.92%) DevOps
2 25 (48.08%) Azure
3 23 (44.23%) Ansible
4 22 (42.31%) AWS
5 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 18 (34.62%) Terraform
7 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
8 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 14 (26.92%) PaaS
9 14 (26.92%) Degree
9 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Cloud
10 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (25.00%) CMDB
10 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (25.00%) ITIL
10 13 (25.00%) Finance
11 12 (23.08%) Windows
11 12 (23.08%) Linux
11 12 (23.08%) Kubernetes
11 12 (23.08%) Docker
12 11 (21.15%) IaaS
12 11 (21.15%) Python
13 10 (19.23%) Server Management
14 9 (17.31%) Public Cloud
14 9 (17.31%) Web Services
14 9 (17.31%) Retail
14 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
14 9 (17.31%) Test Automation

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Azure
2 22 (42.31%) AWS
3 14 (26.92%) PaaS
4 11 (21.15%) IaaS
5 7 (13.46%) GCP
5 7 (13.46%) Office 365
6 5 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (5.77%) AWS CodeBuild
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.77%) SaaS
8 2 (3.85%) GitHub
8 2 (3.85%) Power Platform
8 2 (3.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
1 6 (11.54%) LAN
1 6 (11.54%) WAN
2 4 (7.69%) BGP
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.69%) MPLS
3 3 (5.77%) VLAN
4 2 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.92%) IPv6
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.69%) NUnit
4 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (9.62%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) Web Services
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 5 (9.62%) JSON
4 3 (5.77%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) HTML5
4 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Cloud
2 13 (25.00%) CMDB
3 9 (17.31%) Public Cloud
4 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) DevOps
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Server Management
4 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
4 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
5 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
6 7 (13.46%) Microservices
6 7 (13.46%) Migration
6 7 (13.46%) Service Management
6 7 (13.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.69%) Coaching
9 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (5.77%) Project Delivery
10 3 (5.77%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
2 11 (21.15%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.69%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Java
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.85%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) ECDL
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (51.92%) Puppet
2 23 (44.23%) Ansible
3 18 (34.62%) Terraform
4 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (23.08%) Kubernetes
6 7 (13.46%) Rancher
7 2 (3.85%) SCCM
8 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 7 (13.46%) Alibaba
3 7 (13.46%) Google
4 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) Juniper
7 3 (5.77%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.92%) Remedy
9 1 (1.92%) SAP
9 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds