Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 174 163
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 104 167 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 1.67% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.85% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 122 172
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,125 £33,875 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 6,017 9,050 10,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.07% 90.76% 91.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,200 6,771 8,898
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 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
Hertfordshire +56 42 £52,500 -16.00% 16
Cambridgeshire -2 38 £53,000 +6.00% 14
Suffolk +15 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Bedfordshire +1 7 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Norfolk -9 4 - - 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 of England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 66 (63.46%) Linux
2 58 (55.77%) Python
3 45 (43.27%) DevOps
4 41 (39.42%) AWS
5 38 (36.54%) Windows
5 38 (36.54%) Ansible
6 35 (33.65%) Kubernetes
7 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (29.81%) Bash Shell
9 30 (28.85%) Degree
9 30 (28.85%) ITIL
10 29 (27.88%) Puppet
11 28 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 28 (26.92%) TCP/IP
12 27 (25.96%) Git (software)
12 27 (25.96%) Docker
13 26 (25.00%) Azure
13 26 (25.00%) Test Automation
13 26 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (24.04%) GCP
15 23 (22.12%) Computer Science
15 23 (22.12%) Software Engineering
15 23 (22.12%) Java
16 21 (20.19%) TDD
17 19 (18.27%) nginx
18 18 (17.31%) Computer Science Degree
18 18 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (17.31%) Google
19 17 (16.35%) C
20 16 (15.38%) Scrum

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 (18.27%) nginx
2 15 (14.42%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.85%) Confluence
5 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (39.42%) AWS
2 26 (25.00%) Azure
3 25 (24.04%) GCP
4 8 (7.69%) Office 365
5 6 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.81%) SaaS
7 4 (3.85%) GitHub
8 3 (2.88%) Serverless
9 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.96%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.96%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.65%) Firewall
2 9 (8.65%) SSL
3 7 (6.73%) DNS
3 7 (6.73%) HTTP
3 7 (6.73%) NAS
3 7 (6.73%) SAN
3 7 (6.73%) VSAN
4 6 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.81%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.85%) BGP
6 4 (3.85%) Internet
6 4 (3.85%) OSPF
7 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.88%) DHCP
7 3 (2.88%) VLAN
7 3 (2.88%) VPN
8 2 (1.92%) LAN
8 2 (1.92%) SNMP
8 2 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) Big Data
2 10 (9.62%) MySQL
3 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.73%) BigQuery
5 6 (5.77%) Text Mining
6 4 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 27 (25.96%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.42%) Artifactory
3 15 (14.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (10.58%) JIRA
5 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.73%) Selenium
6 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.85%) Gradle
8 3 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.88%) JMeter
9 2 (1.92%) Clang
9 2 (1.92%) CMake
9 2 (1.92%) JUnit
9 2 (1.92%) Maven
9 2 (1.92%) Postman
10 1 (0.96%) GitLab
10 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.96%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (4.81%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Billing
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Developer
2 19 (18.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Python Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Linux Developer
6 8 (7.69%) C Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Consultant
7 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Kernel Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Systems Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
1 15 (14.42%) React
2 11 (10.58%) CSS
2 11 (10.58%) HTML
3 8 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (7.69%) RESTful
4 7 (6.73%) CSS3
4 7 (6.73%) HTML5
4 7 (6.73%) LAMP
4 7 (6.73%) Laravel
5 6 (5.77%) jQuery
5 6 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (5.77%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (4.81%) Django
6 5 (4.81%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.81%) Spring Boot
6 5 (4.81%) Vue.js
7 4 (3.85%) REST
7 4 (3.85%) Web Services
7 4 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Replication
2 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 11 (10.58%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (8.65%) PKI
7 7 (6.73%) User Experience
8 6 (5.77%) Cloud Native
8 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
9 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
9 5 (4.81%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (1.92%) CMDB
12 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.92%) Symmetrix
13 1 (0.96%) Blog
13 1 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 66 (63.46%) Linux
2 38 (36.54%) Windows
3 14 (13.46%) CentOS
4 11 (10.58%) Unix
5 10 (9.62%) Mac OS
6 8 (7.69%) AIX
7 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.92%) Debian
10 2 (1.92%) Fedora
10 2 (1.92%) Solaris
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) DevOps
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.85%) ITIL
4 26 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 23 (22.12%) Computer Science
5 23 (22.12%) Software Engineering
6 21 (20.19%) TDD
7 18 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (15.38%) Scrum
9 14 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
11 12 (11.54%) Information Security
11 12 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
12 11 (10.58%) Kanban
12 11 (10.58%) Service Delivery
13 10 (9.62%) Open Source
14 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
14 9 (8.65%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.77%) Python
2 31 (29.81%) Bash Shell
3 23 (22.12%) Java
4 17 (16.35%) C
5 15 (14.42%) PHP
5 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
5 15 (14.42%) Ruby
6 13 (12.50%) SQL
7 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.69%) Perl
9 7 (6.73%) PHP 5
9 7 (6.73%) PHP 7
10 4 (3.85%) C++
11 3 (2.88%) ES6
11 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.92%) C#
12 2 (1.92%) Go
13 1 (0.96%) Clojure
13 1 (0.96%) Java 8
13 1 (0.96%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Degree
2 18 (17.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.81%) Postgraduate
4 5 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.96%) CISSP
7 1 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.96%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.96%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.96%) SANS
7 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.69%) QA
3 7 (6.73%) HIPAA
3 7 (6.73%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) Docker
2 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.81%) vSphere
4 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.92%) NFS
5 2 (1.92%) Samba
5 2 (1.92%) SRDF
5 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.92%) Xen
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (36.54%) Ansible
2 35 (33.65%) Kubernetes
3 29 (27.88%) Puppet
4 11 (10.58%) Terraform
5 9 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.73%) Avamar
6 7 (6.73%) HAProxy
6 7 (6.73%) Nagios
6 7 (6.73%) vCenter Server
7 6 (5.77%) Kibana
7 6 (5.77%) logstash
7 6 (5.77%) yum
8 5 (4.81%) Backup Exec
8 5 (4.81%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (4.81%) Prometheus
9 4 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.92%) OpenNMS
10 2 (1.92%) SCCM
10 2 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Google
2 16 (15.38%) VMware
3 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.65%) EMC
5 7 (6.73%) Dell
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle
7 5 (4.81%) Juniper
7 5 (4.81%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.81%) Veeam
8 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.88%) Cisco
10 2 (1.92%) Brocade
10 2 (1.92%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.92%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.92%) NetApp
10 2 (1.92%) Remedy
10 2 (1.92%) Sybase
10 2 (1.92%) Veritas
11 1 (0.96%) NetScout