Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 143 156
Rank change year-on-year -23 +13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 216 252 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 1.93% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.18% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 171 230 218
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,000 £67,875
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% +4.17%

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 10617 11542 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.05% 88.51% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8626 9519 10992
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +9 98 £47,500 - 5
Hertfordshire -6 62 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Essex -31 33 £55,000 +5.77%
Bedfordshire +23 16 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Norfolk +17 7 £46,250 -33.93% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 94 (43.52%) Software Engineering
2 93 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (38.89%) Python
4 77 (35.65%) Degree
5 72 (33.33%) Linux
6 61 (28.24%) DevOps
7 55 (25.46%) Windows
7 55 (25.46%) C++
8 52 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (23.15%) SDLC
9 50 (23.15%) Computer Science
10 48 (22.22%) OO
11 47 (21.76%) C#
12 45 (20.83%) C
12 45 (20.83%) Jenkins
12 45 (20.83%) Puppet
12 45 (20.83%) Open Source
13 39 (18.06%) Test Automation
14 38 (17.59%) Unix
14 38 (17.59%) Scrum
15 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
15 37 (17.13%) Visual Studio
16 36 (16.67%) Java
17 33 (15.28%) ITIL
18 32 (14.81%) Docker
19 31 (14.35%) Ansible
19 31 (14.35%) Mathematics
20 30 (13.89%) Ubuntu
20 30 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (13.43%) Kubernetes

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 24 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (2.78%) IIS
3 5 (2.31%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.93%) Apache
4 2 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (3.70%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.46%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.46%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.70%) SaaS
4 7 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (2.78%) Google App Engine
5 6 (2.78%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (2.31%) GitHub
7 3 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.93%) Datadog
8 2 (0.93%) IaaS
8 2 (0.93%) PaaS
9 1 (0.46%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.46%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.46%) Heroku
9 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.46%) Route 53
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.43%) Wireless
2 27 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (6.02%) DNS
5 10 (4.63%) WAN
6 9 (4.17%) LAN
6 9 (4.17%) VPN
7 8 (3.70%) DHCP
8 7 (3.24%) 802.11
8 7 (3.24%) Bluetooth
8 7 (3.24%) Firewall
9 6 (2.78%) Broadband
9 6 (2.78%) NAS
10 5 (2.31%) Skype
10 5 (2.31%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.39%) SAN
12 2 (0.93%) HTTP
12 2 (0.93%) ICMP
12 2 (0.93%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.63%) MySQL
4 9 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.78%) OLAP
6 6 (2.78%) OLTP
6 6 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (2.31%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (2.31%) GIS
8 3 (1.39%) DB2
9 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 45 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 37 (17.13%) Visual Studio
3 30 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.94%) ClearCase
6 12 (5.56%) Hudson
7 10 (4.63%) JUnit
8 9 (4.17%) PyUnit
9 6 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.31%) JIRA
10 5 (2.31%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.85%) GitLab
12 3 (1.39%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.93%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.93%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.93%) Maven
13 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.46%) GoCD
14 1 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
14 1 (0.46%) Rational Rose
General
1 12 (5.56%) Electronics
2 6 (2.78%) French Language
2 6 (2.78%) German Language
2 6 (2.78%) Retail
3 5 (2.31%) Finance
4 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.93%) Games
4 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Swedish Language
4 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Law
5 1 (0.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Military
5 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (22.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (19.91%) Software Engineer
3 22 (10.19%) Developer
4 21 (9.72%) Senior Developer
5 19 (8.80%) Administrator
6 18 (8.33%) Database Engineer
6 18 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 18 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 17 (7.87%) Applications Engineer
8 16 (7.41%) Release Manager
8 16 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
8 16 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 14 (6.48%) Embedded Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) Change Manager
10 12 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 18 (8.33%) Node.js
2 17 (7.87%) .NET
3 12 (5.56%) Web Services
4 9 (4.17%) DirectX
4 9 (4.17%) OpenGL
5 7 (3.24%) 802.1X
5 7 (3.24%) HTML
6 6 (2.78%) Memcached
7 3 (1.39%) JSON
7 3 (1.39%) REST
8 2 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.93%) LAMP
8 2 (0.93%) Middleware
8 2 (0.93%) POSIX
8 2 (0.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (0.93%) Velocity
8 2 (0.93%) WCF
8 2 (0.93%) WPF
9 1 (0.46%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.15%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.80%) CMDB
4 18 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 18 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.63%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.78%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.31%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.31%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.39%) iSeries
11 2 (0.93%) Clustering
11 2 (0.93%) Replication
11 2 (0.93%) User Experience
12 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 72 (33.33%) Linux
2 55 (25.46%) Windows
3 38 (17.59%) Unix
4 30 (13.89%) Ubuntu
5 19 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (7.41%) CoreOS
7 15 (6.94%) Debian
8 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.63%) Windows Server
10 9 (4.17%) AIX
11 6 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (2.31%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.31%) CentOS
13 2 (0.93%) HPUX
13 2 (0.93%) Solaris
14 1 (0.46%) Android
14 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (43.52%) Software Engineering
2 93 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (28.24%) DevOps
4 52 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (23.15%) SDLC
6 48 (22.22%) OO
7 45 (20.83%) Open Source
8 39 (18.06%) Test Automation
9 38 (17.59%) Scrum
10 33 (15.28%) ITIL
11 31 (14.35%) Mathematics
12 28 (12.96%) Change Management
12 28 (12.96%) Mentoring
13 25 (11.57%) OOP
13 25 (11.57%) Release Management
14 23 (10.65%) Physics
15 21 (9.72%) Continuous Deployment
15 21 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
16 18 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (38.89%) Python
2 55 (25.46%) C++
3 47 (21.76%) C#
4 45 (20.83%) C
5 37 (17.13%) JavaScript
6 36 (16.67%) Java
7 28 (12.96%) Perl
8 27 (12.50%) SQL
9 25 (11.57%) PowerShell
10 19 (8.80%) Bash Shell
10 19 (8.80%) Ruby
11 18 (8.33%) Fortran
12 13 (6.02%) PHP
13 10 (4.63%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.39%) Go
16 1 (0.46%) Ada
16 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (35.65%) Degree
2 24 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.09%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.31%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.46%) CEH
9 1 (0.46%) CISM
9 1 (0.46%) CISSP
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) SLA
2 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) JTAG
4 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 32 (14.81%) Docker
2 18 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.41%) Ceph
4 10 (4.63%) vCloud
4 10 (4.63%) vSphere
5 7 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.46%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) iptables
8 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 45 (20.83%) Puppet
2 31 (14.35%) Ansible
3 29 (13.43%) Kubernetes
4 26 (12.04%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.24%) Terraform
6 6 (2.78%) SCCM
7 4 (1.85%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.85%) Nagios
7 4 (1.85%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.39%) Consul
9 2 (0.93%) Graphite
9 2 (0.93%) Graylog
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Cacti
10 1 (0.46%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.46%) QRadar
10 1 (0.46%) Salt
10 1 (0.46%) SCOM
10 1 (0.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.04%) Google
2 26 (12.04%) VMware
3 13 (6.02%) Oracle
3 13 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.24%) IBM
4 7 (3.24%) NetApp
5 5 (2.31%) Apple
5 5 (2.31%) Citrix
5 5 (2.31%) Splunk
6 4 (1.85%) MobileIron
6 4 (1.85%) Perforce
7 3 (1.39%) Cisco
7 3 (1.39%) F5
7 3 (1.39%) Nokia
8 2 (0.93%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.93%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.46%) Orchard
9 1 (0.46%) PTC