Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 199 159
Rank change year-on-year +77 -40 +23
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 109 35 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.17% 0.62% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.70% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 21 78
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £56,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +8.25%

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 4,567 4,977 5,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.94% 88.84% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,842 4,029 4,419
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +39 65 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Derbyshire -4 14 £35,000 +30.84% 6
Northamptonshire +8 12 £48,750 - 3
Leicestershire +13 10 £45,000 +3.45% 5
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (58.72%) Windows
2 56 (51.38%) Java
3 54 (49.54%) Linux
4 53 (48.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (48.62%) DevOps
5 51 (46.79%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (46.79%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (44.95%) OO
7 46 (42.20%) Puppet
8 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
9 43 (39.45%) Test Automation
10 41 (37.61%) Python
10 41 (37.61%) C#
11 40 (36.70%) SQL
11 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (35.78%) PowerShell
12 39 (35.78%) Shell Script
12 39 (35.78%) Ansible
12 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
13 38 (34.86%) Perl
14 37 (33.94%) Software Testing
15 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
16 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
16 35 (32.11%) Ruby
17 34 (31.19%) PHP
18 33 (30.28%) TDD
18 33 (30.28%) NoSQL
19 32 (29.36%) BDD
19 32 (29.36%) Data Structures
19 32 (29.36%) Algorithms

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 17 (15.60%) MQSeries
2 16 (14.68%) IIS
3 14 (12.84%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.83%) nginx
5 1 (0.92%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.75%) Simulink
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.92%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.92%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 53 (48.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (46.79%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.34%) SaaS
4 7 (6.42%) PaaS
5 6 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.50%) Office 365
6 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.67%) GitHub
8 3 (2.75%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.83%) IaaS
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.92%) Route 53
10 1 (0.92%) Serverless
10 1 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) DNS
1 3 (2.75%) Firewall
1 3 (2.75%) HTTP
1 3 (2.75%) SSL
1 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.83%) ATM
2 2 (1.83%) BIG-IP
2 2 (1.83%) DHCP
2 2 (1.83%) IPsec
2 2 (1.83%) LAN
2 2 (1.83%) SAN
2 2 (1.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.92%) FTP
3 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.28%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.09%) MySQL
4 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.59%) Big Data
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.83%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.92%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
2 17 (15.60%) Selenium
3 12 (11.01%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.83%) Maven
5 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.92%) GitLab
6 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (9.17%) Retail
2 7 (6.42%) Games
3 6 (5.50%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Law
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (17.43%) Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Automation Test Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) DBA
5 10 (9.17%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) DevOps Manager
8 7 (6.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Technical Manager
9 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Server Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Storage Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (2.75%) Control Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) Web Services
2 14 (12.84%) Middleware
3 9 (8.26%) .NET
4 4 (3.67%) RESTful
5 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) JSON
6 2 (1.83%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.92%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.92%) Django
7 1 (0.92%) HTML5
7 1 (0.92%) jQuery
7 1 (0.92%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.92%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.92%) REST
7 1 (0.92%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (0.92%) Underscore.js
7 1 (0.92%) WCF
7 1 (0.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.36%) Algorithms
1 32 (29.36%) Data Structures
2 23 (21.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.17%) Clustering
3 10 (9.17%) Replication
4 6 (5.50%) CMDB
4 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.59%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.75%) mPOS
7 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.83%) PKI
7 2 (1.83%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.92%) Fintech
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (58.72%) Windows
2 54 (49.54%) Linux
3 9 (8.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.75%) Unix
7 2 (1.83%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.83%) SUSE
7 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.92%) Android
8 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.92%) VMS
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) DevOps
2 49 (44.95%) OO
3 43 (39.45%) Test Automation
4 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (33.94%) Software Testing
6 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
7 33 (30.28%) TDD
8 32 (29.36%) BDD
9 28 (25.69%) Coaching
10 27 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (20.18%) Performance Monitoring
11 22 (20.18%) Scrum
12 19 (17.43%) Time Management
13 18 (16.51%) Logistics
13 18 (16.51%) OOD
13 18 (16.51%) System Testing
13 18 (16.51%) UML
14 17 (15.60%) Black-Box Testing
15 16 (14.68%) Open Source
16 15 (13.76%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) Java
2 41 (37.61%) C#
2 41 (37.61%) Python
3 40 (36.70%) SQL
4 39 (35.78%) PowerShell
4 39 (35.78%) Shell Script
5 38 (34.86%) Perl
6 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
7 35 (32.11%) Ruby
8 34 (31.19%) PHP
9 17 (15.60%) PL/SQL
10 10 (9.17%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.67%) C
12 3 (2.75%) Ada
12 3 (2.75%) C++
12 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.92%) ABAP
14 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (28.44%) Degree
2 17 (15.60%) ISTQB
2 17 (15.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (7.34%) MCSE
3 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.67%) MCSA
4 4 (3.67%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.83%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) LPIC
7 1 (0.92%) RHCE
7 1 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) TickIT
2 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) GCP
3 1 (0.92%) MISRA
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Docker
2 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.50%) BitLocker
4 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.92%) Firmware
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (46.79%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (42.20%) Puppet
3 39 (35.78%) Ansible
4 9 (8.26%) Kubernetes
4 9 (8.26%) Terraform
5 5 (4.59%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (4.59%) Rancher
6 2 (1.83%) Salt
6 2 (1.83%) SCCM
6 2 (1.83%) WMI
6 2 (1.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.92%) Grafana
7 1 (0.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.77%) Oracle
3 12 (11.01%) VMware
4 8 (7.34%) Google
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.67%) SAP
7 3 (2.75%) Dell
7 3 (2.75%) EMC
7 3 (2.75%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.75%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.75%) NetApp
8 2 (1.83%) Acronis
8 2 (1.83%) F5
8 2 (1.83%) RedGate
8 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.83%) Splunk
8 2 (1.83%) Veeam
9 1 (0.92%) New Relic
9 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.92%) Xamarin