Period
to 20 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 175 167 166
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 83 161 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.39% 1.76% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.96% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 124 170
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £39,750 £33,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,375 £68,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.30% +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 5,468 8,223 11,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.32% 89.86% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,872 6,216 9,310
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,725
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.51% +8.28%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 20 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 -12 29 £53,000 +6.00% 9
Hertfordshire +32 22 £50,000 -24.53% 22
Suffolk +14 22 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +4 5 £38,750 -3.13% 7
Norfolk -11 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 42 (50.60%) Linux
1 42 (50.60%) Python
2 37 (44.58%) DevOps
3 36 (43.37%) Windows
4 34 (40.96%) AWS
5 33 (39.76%) Ansible
6 31 (37.35%) ITIL
7 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (36.14%) Kubernetes
8 27 (32.53%) Azure
9 26 (31.33%) Docker
10 24 (28.92%) Degree
11 23 (27.71%) Bash Shell
12 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
13 21 (25.30%) Java
14 20 (24.10%) Puppet
15 19 (22.89%) VMware
16 18 (21.69%) Test Automation
17 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
17 17 (20.48%) Information Security
18 16 (19.28%) Jenkins
18 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
19 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
19 15 (18.07%) Big Data
19 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
19 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 14 (16.87%) Office 365
20 14 (16.87%) SQL

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 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.64%) nginx
3 7 (8.43%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) Confluence
5 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.96%) AWS
2 27 (32.53%) Azure
3 14 (16.87%) Office 365
4 12 (14.46%) GCP
5 9 (10.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (7.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.61%) Serverless
8 2 (2.41%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.41%) SaaS
9 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.20%) CloudBees
9 1 (1.20%) GitHub
9 1 (1.20%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.25%) DNS
2 11 (13.25%) Firewall
3 7 (8.43%) SAN
4 6 (7.23%) SSL
5 5 (6.02%) NAS
6 4 (4.82%) DHCP
6 4 (4.82%) HTTP
6 4 (4.82%) VSAN
7 3 (3.61%) BGP
7 3 (3.61%) OSPF
7 3 (3.61%) VLAN
7 3 (3.61%) VPN
8 2 (2.41%) Broadband
8 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.41%) VRRP
8 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) Big Data
2 6 (7.23%) MySQL
2 6 (7.23%) Text Mining
3 4 (4.82%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.61%) BigQuery
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) GIS
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
1 16 (19.28%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.84%) JIRA
3 7 (8.43%) Artifactory
3 7 (8.43%) Selenium
4 6 (7.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.02%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.02%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.41%) JMeter
6 2 (2.41%) Postman
6 2 (2.41%) ProC
7 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.20%) Maven
7 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (6.02%) Legal
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Billing
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (18.07%) Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Platform Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.82%) React Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
1 9 (10.84%) CSS
1 9 (10.84%) HTML
1 9 (10.84%) React
2 7 (8.43%) RESTful
2 7 (8.43%) SAML
3 6 (7.23%) CSS3
3 6 (7.23%) Gherkin
3 6 (7.23%) HTML5
3 6 (7.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (6.02%) Spring Boot
4 5 (6.02%) Vue.js
5 4 (4.82%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.82%) JSON
5 4 (4.82%) REST
5 4 (4.82%) XML
6 3 (3.61%) Django
6 3 (3.61%) LAMP
6 3 (3.61%) Laravel
6 3 (3.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (13.25%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.05%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (8.43%) Cloud Native
6 6 (7.23%) PKI
6 6 (7.23%) Replication
6 6 (7.23%) User Experience
7 5 (6.02%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.20%) CMDB
10 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Linux
2 36 (43.37%) Windows
3 11 (13.25%) CentOS
3 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.05%) Mac OS
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (7.23%) Unix
8 5 (6.02%) Fedora
9 2 (2.41%) Debian
9 2 (2.41%) Solaris
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.20%) AIX
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) DevOps
2 31 (37.35%) ITIL
3 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.69%) Test Automation
5 17 (20.48%) Information Security
6 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (16.87%) Scrum
9 13 (15.66%) Technical Leadership
10 12 (14.46%) Service Delivery
10 12 (14.46%) TDD
11 11 (13.25%) Computer Science
11 11 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (13.25%) Problem Management
12 10 (12.05%) SDLC
12 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure as Code
14 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) Python
2 23 (27.71%) Bash Shell
3 21 (25.30%) Java
4 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 12 (14.46%) C
7 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.43%) PHP
9 6 (7.23%) Perl
9 6 (7.23%) Ruby
10 4 (4.82%) PHP 5
10 4 (4.82%) PHP 7
11 3 (3.61%) ES6
11 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.41%) C#
12 2 (2.41%) Go
13 1 (1.20%) C++
13 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
4 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.02%) CISSP
5 5 (6.02%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (6.02%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) GIAC
5 5 (6.02%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.02%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (6.02%) Postgraduate
5 5 (6.02%) SANS
5 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) SSCP
6 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) QA
2 9 (10.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.43%) HIPAA
4 4 (4.82%) SLA
5 1 (1.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (31.33%) Docker
2 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.23%) vSphere
5 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.02%) NFS
5 5 (6.02%) Samba
5 5 (6.02%) VirtualBox
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.02%) Xen
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (39.76%) Ansible
2 30 (36.14%) Kubernetes
3 20 (24.10%) Puppet
4 9 (10.84%) Nagios
4 9 (10.84%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.84%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (10.84%) vCenter Server
5 8 (9.64%) Terraform
6 5 (6.02%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (6.02%) OpenNMS
6 5 (6.02%) ZABBIX
7 4 (4.82%) Avamar
7 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (4.82%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.82%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.61%) SCCM
8 3 (3.61%) yum
9 2 (2.41%) Kibana
9 2 (2.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) VMware
3 10 (12.05%) Google
4 9 (10.84%) Dell
4 9 (10.84%) EMC
5 7 (8.43%) NetApp
5 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.02%) Cloudera
6 5 (6.02%) Hortonworks
6 5 (6.02%) Oracle
7 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.82%) Veeam
8 3 (3.61%) HP
9 2 (2.41%) Cisco
9 2 (2.41%) Citrix
9 2 (2.41%) Juniper
9 2 (2.41%) Sybase
10 1 (1.20%) BMC
10 1 (1.20%) Remedy