Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 141 154
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 80 95 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.89% 1.83% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.01% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 59 80 101
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.53% -
10th Percentile £31,100 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,250 £60,000
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 3,939 4,727 5,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 93.19% 91.22% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,873 3,970 4,431
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Nottinghamshire -1 29 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Northamptonshire +11 27 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Leicestershire -18 20 £45,000 +10.00% 2
Derbyshire +16 1 £39,817 -38.74% 2
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 41 (51.25%) DevOps
2 33 (41.25%) Jenkins
2 33 (41.25%) Linux
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 31 (38.75%) Puppet
5 27 (33.75%) Python
6 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (26.25%) Web Services
9 20 (25.00%) Windows
9 20 (25.00%) Ansible
10 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
10 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (23.75%) Ruby
10 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (22.50%) SQL
12 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (21.25%) Terraform
13 16 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 16 (20.00%) Degree
13 16 (20.00%) OO
14 14 (17.50%) JBoss
14 14 (17.50%) Scrum
14 14 (17.50%) IaaS
14 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
16 12 (15.00%) Unix
16 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
16 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving

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 14 (17.50%) JBoss
2 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 6 (7.50%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) CMS
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Kentico
6 1 (1.25%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.50%) IaaS
3 7 (8.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.50%) PaaS
5 5 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (6.25%) GitHub
6 3 (3.75%) OpenShift
6 3 (3.75%) SaaS
7 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.50%) Route 53
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.25%) Boomi
8 1 (1.25%) Force.com
8 1 (1.25%) Office 365
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) DNS
2 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 8 (10.00%) LAN
2 8 (10.00%) WAN
3 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.50%) VPN
4 5 (6.25%) MPLS
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (5.00%) Wireless
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) Firewall
6 2 (2.50%) HTTP
6 2 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.50%) SAN
7 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.25%) DWDM
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.25%) MS Access
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Jenkins
2 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.00%) Selenium
4 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.00%) JIRA
5 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.00%) WiX
6 2 (2.50%) GitLab
6 2 (2.50%) Maven
6 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.25%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Gradle
7 1 (1.25%) JMeter
7 1 (1.25%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) Middleware
4 3 (3.75%) J2EE
5 2 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.50%) Swagger
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.25%) COM
6 1 (1.25%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.25%) HTML
6 1 (1.25%) Java EE
6 1 (1.25%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.25%) JMS
6 1 (1.25%) JSF
6 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.25%) REST
6 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (11.25%) CMDB
1 9 (11.25%) Public Cloud
2 8 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.75%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) CCTV
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Fintech
5 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (15.00%) Unix
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) DevOps
2 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
3 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (20.00%) OO
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (13.75%) Logistics
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
9 8 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Server Management
9 8 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Time Management
9 8 (10.00%) UML
10 7 (8.75%) Web Operations
11 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.25%) Change Control
12 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) Python
3 19 (23.75%) Ruby
4 18 (22.50%) SQL
5 16 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (11.25%) C#
8 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.25%) C-shell
10 1 (1.25%) Groovy
10 1 (1.25%) OpenEdge ABL
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) VBA
10 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.00%) CCNA
3 4 (5.00%) CCNP
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.25%) MCSA
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) KVM
4 1 (1.25%) vCloud
4 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (38.75%) Puppet
2 20 (25.00%) Ansible
3 17 (21.25%) Terraform
4 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.25%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.75%) Salt
7 1 (1.25%) Consul
7 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) Grafana
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) Nagios
7 1 (1.25%) Packer
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.25%) SCCM
7 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Cisco
4 5 (6.25%) F5
4 5 (6.25%) Google
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 5 (6.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) Meraki
5 4 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.75%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) Splunk
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
8 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) WSO2