Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 143 202
Rank change year-on-year -16 +59 -37
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 243 249 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 2.04% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.28% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 161 178 156
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,900 £35,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +9.38%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,894 10,910 12,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.79% 89.24% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8,245 8,761 10,346
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the East of England

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the East of England.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the East of England

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the East of England

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Hertfordshire +28 89 £60,000 +26.32% 13
Cambridgeshire -14 89 £50,000 - 9
Suffolk +24 30 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +7 22 £47,500 -9.52% 12
Essex -35 9 £35,000 -26.32% 7
Norfolk +9 4 £50,000 +8.11% 3
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 143 (58.85%) Linux
2 107 (44.03%) Windows
2 107 (44.03%) DevOps
3 102 (41.98%) Unix
4 93 (38.27%) Python
5 88 (36.21%) PowerShell
6 81 (33.33%) Puppet
7 79 (32.51%) Amazon AWS
8 72 (29.63%) Bash Shell
9 69 (28.40%) DNS
10 67 (27.57%) Data Centre
11 66 (27.16%) Ansible
12 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (25.93%) JavaScript
14 62 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
15 61 (25.10%) Jenkins
16 60 (24.69%) Firewall
17 59 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
18 54 (22.22%) Test Automation
18 54 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (22.22%) SQL
19 53 (21.81%) ITIL
19 53 (21.81%) TCP/IP
20 52 (21.40%) Degree
21 50 (20.58%) Ruby
22 46 (18.93%) Docker
23 43 (17.70%) Cisco
24 42 (17.28%) Public Cloud
25 41 (16.87%) Continuous Deployment
25 41 (16.87%) Perl

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (7.82%) OpenStack
2 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.12%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.47%) CloudStack
5 6 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.06%) Apache
7 4 (1.65%) Confluence
7 4 (1.65%) IIS
8 3 (1.23%) nginx
8 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.82%) SAS
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.65%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.82%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.41%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 79 (32.51%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (8.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (4.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (4.12%) IaaS
6 10 (4.12%) SaaS
7 7 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (2.06%) Google App Engine
8 5 (2.06%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.23%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (1.23%) Heroku
9 3 (1.23%) PaaS
10 2 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.82%) Serverless
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 69 (28.40%) DNS
2 60 (24.69%) Firewall
3 53 (21.81%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (6.17%) VPN
6 14 (5.76%) SAN
7 13 (5.35%) Ethernet
7 13 (5.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (5.35%) LAN
7 13 (5.35%) Network Security
7 13 (5.35%) VoIP
7 13 (5.35%) WAN
8 10 (4.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 9 (3.70%) Frame Relay
10 8 (3.29%) SMTP
10 8 (3.29%) SNMP
11 7 (2.88%) SSL
12 6 (2.47%) Internet
13 5 (2.06%) NAS
14 4 (1.65%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.70%) Oracle Database
2 20 (8.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.12%) SQLPlus
5 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.65%) Big Data
8 4 (1.65%) MySQL
9 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.23%) GIS
9 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.82%) HBase
10 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 61 (25.10%) Jenkins
2 37 (15.23%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.00%) JIRA
4 11 (4.53%) Selenium
5 9 (3.70%) Subversion
5 9 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.29%) GitLab
7 7 (2.88%) ClearCase
7 7 (2.88%) ClearQuest
8 6 (2.47%) CircleCI
8 6 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.06%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.82%) JUnit
11 2 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.82%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.41%) Log4Net
12 1 (0.41%) NUnit
General
1 35 (14.40%) Finance
2 17 (7.00%) Retail
3 7 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.06%) Banking
5 4 (1.65%) Electronics
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 2 (0.82%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (11.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 28 (11.52%) Administrator
5 21 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (7.82%) Automation Engineer
6 19 (7.82%) Team Leader
7 18 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
8 17 (7.00%) AWS DevOps
8 17 (7.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.58%) Architect
9 16 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 15 (6.17%) Analyst
11 14 (5.76%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) Automation Analyst
12 11 (4.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (4.53%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.17%) Middleware
2 26 (10.70%) Web Services
3 22 (9.05%) .NET
4 19 (7.82%) HTML
5 16 (6.58%) XML
6 15 (6.17%) JSON
7 10 (4.12%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.88%) CSS
9 5 (2.06%) J2EE
9 5 (2.06%) OAuth
10 4 (1.65%) LDAP
11 3 (1.23%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.23%) Kafka
11 3 (1.23%) SAML
12 2 (0.82%) Memcached
12 2 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 2 (0.82%) WCF
12 2 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (27.57%) Data Centre
2 42 (17.28%) Public Cloud
3 33 (13.58%) Computer Science
4 31 (12.76%) Linux Command Line
5 25 (10.29%) Management Information System
6 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.76%) Driving Licence
8 11 (4.53%) User Experience
9 10 (4.12%) CMDB
9 10 (4.12%) Replication
9 10 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (3.70%) Private Cloud
11 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (2.47%) Internet of Things
13 5 (2.06%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (1.23%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
15 2 (0.82%) Clustering
15 2 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (58.85%) Linux
2 107 (44.03%) Windows
3 102 (41.98%) Unix
4 17 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (7.00%) Solaris
4 17 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.17%) Ubuntu
6 13 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (4.94%) CoreOS
8 11 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.12%) Windows Server
10 9 (3.70%) Debian
11 5 (2.06%) AIX
12 4 (1.65%) CentOS
12 4 (1.65%) VMS
13 3 (1.23%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.41%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.41%) Fedora
15 1 (0.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (44.03%) DevOps
2 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 53 (21.81%) ITIL
5 41 (16.87%) Continuous Deployment
6 38 (15.64%) Load Balancing
7 35 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (12.76%) Service Management
9 26 (10.70%) Line Management
10 24 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (8.64%) Capacity Management
11 21 (8.64%) Project Management
11 21 (8.64%) Server Building
12 20 (8.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (8.23%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.41%) Change Control
13 18 (7.41%) High Availability
13 18 (7.41%) Statistics
13 18 (7.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 93 (38.27%) Python
2 88 (36.21%) PowerShell
3 72 (29.63%) Bash Shell
4 63 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 54 (22.22%) SQL
6 50 (20.58%) Ruby
7 41 (16.87%) Perl
8 40 (16.46%) Java
9 23 (9.47%) Shell Script
10 18 (7.41%) C
10 18 (7.41%) C++
11 9 (3.70%) C#
12 8 (3.29%) AWK
12 8 (3.29%) C-shell
12 8 (3.29%) Korn
13 6 (2.47%) Ada
14 5 (2.06%) PHP
15 2 (0.82%) Go
15 2 (0.82%) VBScript
16 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (21.40%) Degree
2 17 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.53%) Sun Certification
5 8 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.06%) PMP
8 4 (1.65%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.41%) CCNA
11 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.41%) CISSP
11 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) GIAC
11 1 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.41%) MCSE
11 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.52%) SLA
2 16 (6.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.29%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) GCP
System Software
1 46 (18.93%) Docker
2 39 (16.05%) Active Directory
3 34 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (13.17%) vSphere
5 30 (12.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 30 (12.35%) Virtual Servers
6 23 (9.47%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (5.76%) Ceph
8 12 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.82%) HDFS
11 2 (0.82%) Varnish
12 1 (0.41%) NFS
12 1 (0.41%) Samba
12 1 (0.41%) Squid
12 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (33.33%) Puppet
2 66 (27.16%) Ansible
3 62 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (12.76%) vCenter Server
5 30 (12.35%) vRealize
6 25 (10.29%) Terraform
7 24 (9.88%) Kubernetes
8 16 (6.58%) Data Guard
8 16 (6.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 16 (6.58%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (2.47%) Backup Exec
10 6 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (1.23%) Nagios
12 2 (0.82%) Ambari
12 2 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.82%) Nessus
12 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.82%) Oozie
12 2 (0.82%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (17.70%) Cisco
2 38 (15.64%) Splunk
3 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
4 36 (14.81%) VMware
5 32 (13.17%) Oracle
6 30 (12.35%) AppDynamics
6 30 (12.35%) BMC
6 30 (12.35%) Citrix
6 30 (12.35%) F5
6 30 (12.35%) Fortinet
6 30 (12.35%) WorldPay
7 20 (8.23%) ServiceNow
8 16 (6.58%) Red Hat
9 13 (5.35%) Avaya
9 13 (5.35%) CheckPoint
9 13 (5.35%) Intel
9 13 (5.35%) Nortel
9 13 (5.35%) Riverbed
10 11 (4.53%) Google
10 11 (4.53%) IBM