Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 158 127
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31 +31
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 104 93 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.95% 1.55% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.74% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 84 78
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +0.59% -0.59%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,500 £63,375 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +9.38%

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 4,750 5,359 6,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.90% 89.05% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 4,284 4,759
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 +24 68 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Leicestershire +5 11 £44,317 +4.27% 1
Northamptonshire +14 10 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Derbyshire -15 6 £46,000 +104.44% 2
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 61 (58.65%) Linux
2 58 (55.77%) DevOps
3 55 (52.88%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (51.92%) Puppet
5 51 (49.04%) Java
6 48 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
7 47 (45.19%) Python
8 46 (44.23%) Windows
9 45 (43.27%) SQL
10 43 (41.35%) Jenkins
10 43 (41.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 40 (38.46%) Ruby
12 38 (36.54%) OO
13 37 (35.58%) C#
13 37 (35.58%) PowerShell
13 37 (35.58%) Ansible
14 36 (34.62%) Shell Script
15 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (32.69%) Perl
17 31 (29.81%) Software Testing
18 30 (28.85%) Test Automation
18 30 (28.85%) PHP
18 30 (28.85%) JavaScript
19 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
19 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
20 26 (25.00%) BDD
20 26 (25.00%) NoSQL
20 26 (25.00%) Oracle
20 26 (25.00%) TDD
20 26 (25.00%) Data Structures

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.42%) Apache
2 14 (13.46%) IIS
3 13 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.81%) JBoss
5 4 (3.85%) CloudStack
5 4 (3.85%) nginx
6 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.96%) Confluence
8 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 55 (52.88%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (41.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.73%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.73%) Amazon S3
3 7 (6.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (5.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (5.77%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.77%) Serverless
5 5 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.92%) SaaS
8 1 (0.96%) GitHub
8 1 (0.96%) IaaS
8 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (2.88%) ATM
3 2 (1.92%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) GPRS
4 1 (0.96%) GSM
4 1 (0.96%) Intranet
4 1 (0.96%) Network Security
4 1 (0.96%) OSPF
4 1 (0.96%) PABX
4 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.54%) MySQL
4 10 (9.62%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.81%) Big Data
6 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.92%) SQLite
7 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (41.35%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.50%) Selenium
3 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.81%) Subversion
6 4 (3.85%) JIRA
6 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 16 (15.38%) Retail
2 8 (7.69%) Games
3 6 (5.77%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Front Office
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (12.50%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) DBA
4 10 (9.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) DevOps Manager
5 9 (8.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (8.65%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Azure DevOps
6 7 (6.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Platform Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.42%) Web Services
2 11 (10.58%) .NET
3 8 (7.69%) Middleware
4 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.88%) HTML
5 3 (2.88%) jQuery
5 3 (2.88%) JSON
6 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.92%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (1.92%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.92%) HTML5
6 2 (1.92%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.92%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.92%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (1.92%) Underscore.js
7 1 (0.96%) Django
7 1 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.96%) Flask
7 1 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 26 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.62%) Clustering
4 8 (7.69%) Replication
5 4 (3.85%) Wiki
6 3 (2.88%) mPOS
6 3 (2.88%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) iSeries
8 1 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (58.65%) Linux
2 46 (44.23%) Windows
3 13 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (2.88%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.92%) Android
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.96%) VMS
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.77%) DevOps
2 38 (36.54%) OO
3 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (29.81%) Software Testing
5 30 (28.85%) Test Automation
6 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 26 (25.00%) BDD
7 26 (25.00%) TDD
8 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (21.15%) Coaching
10 18 (17.31%) Scrum
11 15 (14.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (14.42%) Time Management
12 14 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
13 13 (12.50%) Logistics
13 13 (12.50%) Pair Programming
13 13 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (12.50%) System Testing
13 13 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (49.04%) Java
2 47 (45.19%) Python
3 45 (43.27%) SQL
4 40 (38.46%) Ruby
5 37 (35.58%) C#
5 37 (35.58%) PowerShell
6 36 (34.62%) Shell Script
7 34 (32.69%) Perl
8 30 (28.85%) JavaScript
8 30 (28.85%) PHP
9 18 (17.31%) Bash Shell
10 14 (13.46%) PL/SQL
11 7 (6.73%) C
12 4 (3.85%) C++
13 3 (2.88%) Ada
13 3 (2.88%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.96%) COBOL
15 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Degree
1 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 13 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) MCSA
3 2 (1.92%) MCSE
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) TickIT
2 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.92%) MISRA
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.96%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.31%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) vSphere
3 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.88%) Xen
3 3 (2.88%) XenServer
4 2 (1.92%) Firmware
4 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 54 (51.92%) Puppet
2 48 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (35.58%) Ansible
4 18 (17.31%) Terraform
5 6 (5.77%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (5.77%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.81%) Rancher
7 3 (2.88%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.96%) Cacti
8 1 (0.96%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.96%) Munin
8 1 (0.96%) Nagios
8 1 (0.96%) Opsview
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.96%) Packer
8 1 (0.96%) SCCM
8 1 (0.96%) WMI
8 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) Google
4 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.88%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (2.88%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.92%) RedGate
7 2 (1.92%) Sencha
7 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco
8 1 (0.96%) HP
8 1 (0.96%) IBM
8 1 (0.96%) Nortel
8 1 (0.96%) Panasonic
8 1 (0.96%) Red Box
8 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter