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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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 161 148 94
Rank change year-on-year -13 -54 +49
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 35 27 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.05% 0.88% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.94% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 24
10th Percentile £40,725 £27,500 £33,425
25th Percentile £42,500 £33,841 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +47.06% -15.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £80,000 £48,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £65,125 -
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +10.17% +2.61%

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 3,151 2,861 1,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 94.82% 93.34% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,914 2,040 1,209
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,501 £45,000 £44,371
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.42% +4.40%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 19 August 2022.

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 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire -9 21 £70,000 +60.00% 6
Leicestershire -13 7 £45,000 -43.75% 3
Northamptonshire +6 2 £31,500 -31.89%
Lincolnshire -1 2 £40,500 +35.00%
Derbyshire +1 1 £55,000 +67.32% 3
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 25 (71.43%) Azure
2 23 (65.71%) Ansible
2 23 (65.71%) DevOps
3 22 (62.86%) AWS
4 21 (60.00%) Agile
5 20 (57.14%) Kubernetes
6 18 (51.43%) Terraform
7 17 (48.57%) Infrastructure as Code
8 14 (40.00%) Docker
8 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 14 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 13 (37.14%) Finance
9 13 (37.14%) Azure DevOps
9 13 (37.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 13 (37.14%) Public Sector
10 12 (34.29%) Amazon EKS
10 12 (34.29%) CI/CD
10 12 (34.29%) Platform Engineering
10 12 (34.29%) Python
11 11 (31.43%) Linux
12 10 (28.57%) SQL
13 9 (25.71%) Java
14 8 (22.86%) Bicep
14 8 (22.86%) GitHub
14 8 (22.86%) GCP
14 8 (22.86%) GitLab
14 8 (22.86%) Retail
14 8 (22.86%) Firewall
14 8 (22.86%) YAML
14 8 (22.86%) Git (software)

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 5 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 25 (71.43%) Azure
2 22 (62.86%) AWS
3 13 (37.14%) Azure DevOps
4 12 (34.29%) Amazon EKS
5 8 (22.86%) GCP
5 8 (22.86%) GitHub
6 7 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (20.00%) Azure AKS
6 7 (20.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (20.00%) GitHub Actions
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (14.29%) OpenShift
9 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) GitLab
3 7 (20.00%) CircleCI
4 5 (14.29%) git-flow
4 5 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Gradle
6 1 (2.86%) JMeter
6 1 (2.86%) JUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Katalon Studio
6 1 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
1 13 (37.14%) Public Sector
2 8 (22.86%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) GCP DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) GCP DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) GCP Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) YAML
2 5 (14.29%) Kafka
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.86%) ARM Templates
4 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) Java EE
4 1 (2.86%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.86%) JPA
4 1 (2.86%) JSF
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) Swagger
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) CMDB
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
2 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.86%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) DevOps
2 21 (60.00%) Agile
3 17 (48.57%) Infrastructure as Code
4 13 (37.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 12 (34.29%) CI/CD
5 12 (34.29%) Platform Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.00%) Containerisation
7 7 (20.00%) DataOps
8 6 (17.14%) Release Management
9 5 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
9 5 (14.29%) GitOps
9 5 (14.29%) High Availability
9 5 (14.29%) Incident Response
9 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 5 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) Bicep
6 7 (20.00%) Bash
6 7 (20.00%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) Go
7 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Docker
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Ansible
2 20 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 18 (51.43%) Terraform
4 8 (22.86%) Puppet
5 5 (14.29%) Grafana
5 5 (14.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 5 (14.29%) Splunk
1 5 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore