Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 140 213
Rank change year-on-year -13 +73 -65
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 47 92 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.79% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.95% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 75 12
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.69% +14.71%
10th Percentile £26,150 £32,500 £37,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £64,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 3,690 4,730 5,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.13% 92.11% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,841 3,945 4,073
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,238 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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
Leicestershire +16 23 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Nottinghamshire -13 16 £56,750 +22.70% 7
Northamptonshire +12 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Derbyshire -4 2 £29,750 -20.47% 2
Lincolnshire +13 1 - - 5
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 23 (48.94%) Terraform
2 22 (46.81%) Windows
3 21 (44.68%) Linux
3 21 (44.68%) Puppet
3 21 (44.68%) DevOps
4 20 (42.55%) Ansible
4 20 (42.55%) Python
4 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle
7 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
7 15 (31.91%) Docker
8 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
8 13 (27.66%) Task Automation
8 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
9 12 (25.53%) C#
9 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (23.40%) Finance
11 10 (21.28%) Java
11 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (21.28%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (21.28%) SaltStack
12 9 (19.15%) ITIL
12 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
12 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (19.15%) Retail
13 8 (17.02%) Degree

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 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) iPlanet
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (14.89%) IaaS
5 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (8.51%) PaaS
7 3 (6.38%) OpenShift
7 3 (6.38%) SaaS
8 2 (4.26%) Serverless
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (2.13%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (2.13%) Datadog
9 1 (2.13%) GitHub
9 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) ATM
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) MariaDB
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2017
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Selenium
3 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) CF BOSH
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) GitLab
7 1 (2.13%) Gradle
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (12.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (4.26%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) Velocity
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) CMDB
3 5 (10.64%) NHS
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
5 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.26%) PMI
7 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) CentOS
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) DevOps
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Task Automation
4 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (19.15%) ITIL
5 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Logistics
9 5 (10.64%) Migration
9 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.51%) DevSecOps
10 4 (8.51%) Hardware Maintenance
10 4 (8.51%) Microservices
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
3 12 (25.53%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.89%) SQL
7 5 (10.64%) Perl
8 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.38%) Ruby
10 2 (4.26%) C
10 2 (4.26%) C++
10 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) GDPR
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) Terraform
2 21 (44.68%) Puppet
3 20 (42.55%) Ansible
4 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
4 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (12.77%) SCOM
6 2 (4.26%) Icinga
6 2 (4.26%) Mesos
6 2 (4.26%) Nagios
7 1 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.13%) Grafana
7 1 (2.13%) Packer
7 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) SaltStack
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) Dynatrace
4 6 (12.77%) Google
4 6 (12.77%) VMware
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp