Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 198 92 166
Rank change year-on-year -106 +74 +6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 55 62 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 2.48% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 2.73% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 51
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,575 £38,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £68,750 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% +29.72% +6.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £61,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 5,480 2,271 5,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 92.15% 90.91% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,572 1,675 3,982
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -46 21 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Hertfordshire -77 21 £45,000 -37.93% 11
Essex -27 10 £67,500 -5.26% 5
Norfolk -15 1 £37,616 -
Bedfordshire -18 1 - -
Suffolk -25 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 38 (69.09%) DevOps
2 34 (61.82%) Terraform
3 32 (58.18%) AWS
4 27 (49.09%) Infrastructure as Code
5 24 (43.64%) Azure
6 19 (34.55%) PowerShell
6 19 (34.55%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) Linux
7 18 (32.73%) Social Skills
8 17 (30.91%) Puppet
9 16 (29.09%) Ansible
9 16 (29.09%) SQL
10 15 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (25.45%) C#
11 14 (25.45%) Python
11 14 (25.45%) Scrum
11 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (23.64%) Kubernetes
12 13 (23.64%) CI/CD
13 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
14 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 11 (20.00%) GCP
15 10 (18.18%) SaaS
15 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
16 9 (16.36%) C
16 9 (16.36%) .NET
16 9 (16.36%) Google
16 9 (16.36%) Technical Leadership

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 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Documentum
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Traefik
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.82%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 32 (58.18%) AWS
2 24 (43.64%) Azure
3 11 (20.00%) GCP
4 10 (18.18%) SaaS
5 7 (12.73%) IaaS
6 6 (10.91%) Datadog
6 6 (10.91%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (5.45%) Codefresh
8 2 (3.64%) GitHub
8 2 (3.64%) Pulumi
9 1 (1.82%) Algolia
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.82%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.82%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
1 5 (9.09%) LAN
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.09%) WAN
2 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) NAS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.73%) Gerrit
4 6 (10.91%) JIRA
5 5 (9.09%) GitLab
6 3 (5.45%) Buildbot
7 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.64%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.64%) MSI
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.82%) PhpStorm
8 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.82%) Subversion
8 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.82%) Xdebug
General
1 18 (32.73%) Social Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Publishing
3 6 (10.91%) Law
4 4 (7.27%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Finance
5 3 (5.45%) Police
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Principal Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior DevOps
9 1 (1.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) JSON
3 2 (3.64%) LDAP
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Behat
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) Java RMI
4 1 (1.82%) REST
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) SAML
4 1 (1.82%) Sass
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.82%) Velocity
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (10.91%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
5 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) CentOS
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) VMS
6 1 (1.82%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) DevOps
2 27 (49.09%) Infrastructure as Code
3 15 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) Scrum
5 13 (23.64%) CI/CD
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.36%) Technical Leadership
9 8 (14.55%) Kanban
10 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
10 7 (12.73%) ITIL
10 7 (12.73%) Line Management
10 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
11 6 (10.91%) Availability Management
11 6 (10.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.09%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.36%) C
6 7 (12.73%) Java
7 6 (10.91%) TypeScript
8 5 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) Bash
9 2 (3.64%) Ruby
10 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) PHP
10 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.82%) GRC
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.82%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) Terraform
2 17 (30.91%) Puppet
3 16 (29.09%) Ansible
4 13 (23.64%) Kubernetes
5 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.64%) Grafana
7 2 (3.64%) SCCM
8 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.82%) Consul
8 1 (1.82%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.82%) Icinga
8 1 (1.82%) Packer
8 1 (1.82%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Google
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) ATG
4 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) TOWER Software
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Meraki
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.64%) Splunk
7 1 (1.82%) BT
7 1 (1.82%) New Relic
7 1 (1.82%) Okta
7 1 (1.82%) Parasoft
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat