Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 211 147
Rank change year-on-year +77 -64 +37
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 92 23 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 0.43% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.48% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 71 16 106
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +26.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,125 £55,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4,511 4,835 5,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.86% 90.00% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,715 3,920 4,658
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +54 39 £46,250 -22.92% 7
Northamptonshire +3 23 £40,750 -29.13% 3
Leicestershire +7 16 £45,000 +9.76% 4
Derbyshire +13 12 £39,817 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 38 (41.30%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) DevOps
3 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 33 (35.87%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (35.87%) Ansible
5 28 (30.43%) Linux
5 28 (30.43%) Degree
5 28 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (29.35%) Puppet
7 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (26.09%) SQL
9 23 (25.00%) Java
10 22 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (22.83%) Test Automation
12 20 (21.74%) PowerShell
12 20 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
13 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
13 16 (17.39%) OO
14 15 (16.30%) ITIL
14 15 (16.30%) C#
14 15 (16.30%) Python
14 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (14.13%) Shell Script
15 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
16 12 (13.04%) VMware
16 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
16 12 (13.04%) Perl
17 11 (11.96%) .NET

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 8 (8.70%) MQSeries
2 5 (5.43%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.87%) PaaS
4 8 (8.70%) SaaS
5 6 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (6.52%) Office 365
6 5 (5.43%) GitHub
6 5 (5.43%) IaaS
7 4 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.26%) Route 53
9 2 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (2.17%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (2.17%) Serverless
9 2 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.61%) Internet
3 6 (6.52%) LAN
3 6 (6.52%) WAN
4 5 (5.43%) MPLS
5 4 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.35%) HTTP
5 4 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.35%) VPN
5 4 (4.35%) Wireless
6 3 (3.26%) DNS
6 3 (3.26%) Firewall
6 3 (3.26%) SSL
7 2 (2.17%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.17%) IPsec
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.17%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (8.70%) Selenium
5 4 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.26%) WiX
7 2 (2.17%) Maven
7 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.09%) GitLab
8 1 (1.09%) Gradle
8 1 (1.09%) JIRA
8 1 (1.09%) JMeter
8 1 (1.09%) JUnit
8 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.52%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Front Office
4 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Business Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Functional Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Support
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Server Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) .NET
2 10 (10.87%) Web Services
3 8 (8.70%) Middleware
4 5 (5.43%) RESTful
5 3 (3.26%) Software Packaging
6 2 (2.17%) CSS
6 2 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.17%) HTML
6 2 (2.17%) WCF
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.09%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.09%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.09%) JPA
7 1 (1.09%) JSF
7 1 (1.09%) REST
7 1 (1.09%) Spring
7 1 (1.09%) Swagger
7 1 (1.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.78%) CMDB
4 7 (7.61%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.61%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.43%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.26%) PKI
7 3 (3.26%) User Experience
8 2 (2.17%) Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.17%) Replication
9 1 (1.09%) CCTV
9 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.09%) Fintech
9 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (41.30%) Windows
2 28 (30.43%) Linux
3 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.17%) SUSE
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) DevOps
2 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) Test Automation
4 20 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (17.39%) OO
6 15 (16.30%) ITIL
7 13 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.96%) Scrum
10 10 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
10 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (10.87%) Time Management
11 9 (9.78%) Logistics
11 9 (9.78%) Open Source
11 9 (9.78%) UML
12 8 (8.70%) Black-Box Testing
13 7 (7.61%) BDD
13 7 (7.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) SQL
2 23 (25.00%) Java
3 20 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 15 (16.30%) C#
4 15 (16.30%) Python
5 13 (14.13%) Shell Script
6 12 (13.04%) Perl
7 11 (11.96%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.96%) Ruby
8 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
9 8 (8.70%) PHP
9 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.17%) ABAP
10 2 (2.17%) C-shell
10 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (1.09%) Korn
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 8 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (8.70%) MCSE
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) CCNA
3 4 (4.35%) CCNP
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.35%) MCSA
3 4 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.09%) LPIC
6 1 (1.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) GCP
3 2 (2.17%) TickIT
4 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Docker
2 7 (7.61%) BitLocker
3 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.26%) KVM
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.26%) VMware Server
5 3 (3.26%) Xen
6 1 (1.09%) vCloud
6 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (35.87%) Ansible
1 33 (35.87%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (29.35%) Puppet
3 10 (10.87%) Terraform
4 7 (7.61%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.26%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (3.26%) Rancher
5 3 (3.26%) SCCM
5 3 (3.26%) WMI
5 3 (3.26%) WSUS
6 2 (2.17%) Grafana
6 2 (2.17%) Packer
6 2 (2.17%) Salt
7 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) VMware
3 11 (11.96%) SAP
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle
5 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.52%) F5
6 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.43%) Google
8 4 (4.35%) Cisco
8 4 (4.35%) Meraki
8 4 (4.35%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.35%) Splunk
9 3 (3.26%) Dell
9 3 (3.26%) EMC
9 3 (3.26%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.26%) NetApp
9 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.17%) Acronis
10 2 (2.17%) Citrix
10 2 (2.17%) Veeam