Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 165 149
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 163 214 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.64% 1.76% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.94% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 117 172 216
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £34,500 £30,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,700 £62,500 £69,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 8,947 11,027 11,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.21% 90.74% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6,670 8,949 9,636
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Cambridgeshire +17 78 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Hertfordshire -2 47 £57,500 -4.17% 10
Bedfordshire +4 14 £45,000 -3.74% 2
Essex -7 13 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Suffolk - 8 £52,500 - 1
Norfolk +16 4 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East Anglia - 1 - - 4
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 85 (52.15%) Linux
2 66 (40.49%) Puppet
3 56 (34.36%) DevOps
4 54 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (31.29%) Windows
6 47 (28.83%) Ansible
7 44 (26.99%) Python
8 41 (25.15%) Docker
9 34 (20.86%) ITIL
10 32 (19.63%) Microsoft
10 32 (19.63%) Management Information System
10 32 (19.63%) Git (software)
11 31 (19.02%) Kubernetes
12 30 (18.40%) PowerShell
13 29 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (16.56%) Degree
14 27 (16.56%) VMware
15 26 (15.95%) Finance
15 26 (15.95%) Oracle
15 26 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (15.34%) Unix
17 24 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (14.72%) Docker Swarm
18 23 (14.11%) Computer Science
18 23 (14.11%) SQL
19 22 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
20 21 (12.88%) Bash Shell
20 21 (12.88%) Jenkins

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 6 (3.68%) Apache
1 6 (3.68%) IIS
1 6 (3.68%) nginx
2 5 (3.07%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.07%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.07%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.07%) Confluence
2 5 (3.07%) JBoss
2 5 (3.07%) SAS
2 5 (3.07%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.07%) WildFly
3 3 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (3.07%) HipChat
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.23%) IaaS
7 2 (1.23%) Office 365
7 2 (1.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.61%) GitHub
8 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.88%) Firewall
2 19 (11.66%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.04%) DNS
4 16 (9.82%) SSL
5 10 (6.13%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (5.52%) LAN
6 9 (5.52%) Network Security
7 8 (4.91%) Ethernet
7 8 (4.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (4.91%) VoIP
7 8 (4.91%) WAN
8 7 (4.29%) DHCP
9 5 (3.07%) Broadband
9 5 (3.07%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.84%) HTTP
10 3 (1.84%) Internet
10 3 (1.84%) SAN
11 2 (1.23%) NAS
11 2 (1.23%) SSH
11 2 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.52%) Big Data
4 8 (4.91%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.91%) MySQL
5 5 (3.07%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.07%) Apache Zeppelin
5 5 (3.07%) HBase
5 5 (3.07%) Power BI
5 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.07%) Sqoop
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 32 (19.63%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.88%) Jenkins
3 17 (10.43%) Maven
4 16 (9.82%) TeamCity
5 14 (8.59%) Gradle
6 11 (6.75%) JIRA
7 8 (4.91%) Hudson
8 6 (3.68%) Bitbucket
8 6 (3.68%) Selenium
8 6 (3.68%) Subversion
9 4 (2.45%) Checkstyle
9 4 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.84%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.23%) Clang
11 2 (1.23%) CMake
11 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.23%) JUnit
11 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (15.95%) Finance
2 21 (12.88%) Retail
3 7 (4.29%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Law
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (23.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (12.27%) Developer
3 18 (11.04%) Administrator
3 18 (11.04%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (9.20%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (8.59%) Team Leader
6 13 (7.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (6.13%) Service Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (4.91%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (4.91%) Linux Scripter
10 7 (4.29%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Monitoring Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) Hadoop Administrator
11 6 (3.68%) Release Manager
11 6 (3.68%) Service Support Manager
11 6 (3.68%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) .NET
2 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET
2 10 (6.13%) LDAP
3 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (4.29%) STL
4 5 (3.07%) Kafka
4 5 (3.07%) SparkR
5 4 (2.45%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.45%) REST
6 3 (1.84%) WinForms
6 3 (1.84%) WPF
7 2 (1.23%) Django
7 2 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (1.23%) LAMP
7 2 (1.23%) POSIX
7 2 (1.23%) SAML
7 2 (1.23%) Web Services
8 1 (0.61%) HTML
8 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.63%) Management Information System
2 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (7.36%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.91%) Driving Licence
6 7 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.45%) PKI
9 2 (1.23%) CMDB
9 2 (1.23%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Smart City
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (52.15%) Linux
2 51 (31.29%) Windows
3 25 (15.34%) Unix
4 19 (11.66%) CentOS
5 17 (10.43%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.29%) Fedora
7 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.07%) VMS
10 3 (1.84%) AIX
10 3 (1.84%) Debian
10 3 (1.84%) Solaris
11 2 (1.23%) CoreOS
11 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) DevOps
2 54 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.86%) ITIL
4 29 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (14.11%) Computer Science
6 20 (12.27%) Line Management
6 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
7 19 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.66%) Project Management
8 17 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (10.43%) Service Delivery
8 17 (10.43%) Statistics
9 16 (9.82%) Service Management
10 14 (8.59%) Capacity Management
10 14 (8.59%) Load Balancing
11 13 (7.98%) Decision-Making
12 12 (7.36%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.75%) Change Management
13 11 (6.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 44 (26.99%) Python
2 30 (18.40%) PowerShell
3 23 (14.11%) SQL
4 21 (12.88%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.59%) C#
6 12 (7.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.91%) Java
7 8 (4.91%) Perl
8 7 (4.29%) C++
8 7 (4.29%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.29%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.68%) C
10 5 (3.07%) Ruby
11 2 (1.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.61%) AWK
12 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.61%) Korn
12 1 (0.61%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.61%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 27 (16.56%) Degree
2 7 (4.29%) DV Cleared
2 7 (4.29%) ISTQB
2 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.07%) CCNA
3 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.07%) CISSP
3 5 (3.07%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (3.07%) GIAC
3 5 (3.07%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (3.07%) MCSE
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.07%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (3.07%) SANS
3 5 (3.07%) SSCP
4 4 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.84%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) SLA
2 5 (3.07%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.84%) QA
4 3 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.61%) Def Stans
System Software
1 41 (25.15%) Docker
2 24 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.82%) Active Directory
4 10 (6.13%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (4.91%) VirtualBox
5 8 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.91%) vSphere
5 8 (4.91%) Xen
6 5 (3.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (3.07%) HDFS
6 5 (3.07%) NFS
6 5 (3.07%) Samba
7 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.84%) XenApp
8 2 (1.23%) LXC
8 2 (1.23%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (40.49%) Puppet
2 47 (28.83%) Ansible
3 31 (19.02%) Kubernetes
4 26 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (14.72%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (7.36%) vCenter Server
7 11 (6.75%) Terraform
8 9 (5.52%) Nagios
9 8 (4.91%) Prometheus
9 8 (4.91%) yum
10 7 (4.29%) OpenNMS
10 7 (4.29%) ZABBIX
11 5 (3.07%) Ambari
11 5 (3.07%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (3.07%) Mesos
11 5 (3.07%) Oozie
11 5 (3.07%) Rancher
11 5 (3.07%) SCOM
11 5 (3.07%) vRealize
11 5 (3.07%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 32 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.56%) VMware
3 26 (15.95%) Oracle
4 10 (6.13%) Cisco
4 10 (6.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.52%) NetApp
5 9 (5.52%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.91%) Avaya
6 8 (4.91%) CheckPoint
6 8 (4.91%) Nortel
6 8 (4.91%) Riverbed
7 7 (4.29%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.29%) Hortonworks
7 7 (4.29%) Intel
7 7 (4.29%) Splunk
8 5 (3.07%) Atlassian
8 5 (3.07%) BT
8 5 (3.07%) Dell
8 5 (3.07%) EMC
8 5 (3.07%) Google