The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 196 202
Rank change year-on-year +28 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1631 1708 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.00% 1.74% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.96% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1321 1298
Median salary £55,000 £53,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.28% +6.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 72902 86990 90422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.28% 88.79% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60395 73050 73852
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in England

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in England.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in England

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in England

Configuration Management
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 805 £65,000 +8.33% 106
South East +59 274 £48,500 -3.00% 44
North West +33 140 £52,500 +23.52% 26
Yorkshire +37 137 £55,000 +29.41% 12
East of England +55 130 £47,500 +5.55% 16
South West -33 72 £42,500 +2.40% 18
West Midlands -21 46 £42,500 - 15
North East +20 14 £34,150 +13.83% 2
East Midlands -19 10 £49,750 +25.34% 4
Configuration Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1580 (47.22%) Linux
2 1368 (40.88%) DevOps
3 1306 (39.03%) Puppet
4 1263 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
5 1085 (32.43%) Python
6 1006 (30.07%) Opscode Chef
7 900 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
8 859 (25.67%) Ansible
9 836 (24.99%) Jenkins
10 830 (24.81%) Java
11 799 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
12 777 (23.22%) Windows
13 709 (21.19%) Finance
14 639 (19.10%) Ruby
15 621 (18.56%) SQL
16 606 (18.11%) Bash Shell
17 605 (18.08%) Microsoft
18 596 (17.81%) Unix
19 585 (17.48%) Docker
20 584 (17.45%) ITIL
21 571 (17.07%) Git (software)
22 445 (13.30%) Perl
23 424 (12.67%) Scrum
24 390 (11.66%) SDLC
25 386 (11.54%) .NET
26 385 (11.51%) Degree
27 380 (11.36%) PowerShell
28 379 (11.33%) VMware
29 377 (11.27%) Oracle
30 360 (10.76%) Red Hat

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 239 (7.14%) Apache
2 207 (6.19%) IIS
3 203 (6.07%) OpenStack
4 162 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 137 (4.09%) CMS
6 133 (3.97%) WebSphere
7 108 (3.23%) JBoss
8 106 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
8 106 (3.17%) nginx
9 92 (2.75%) CloudStack
10 91 (2.72%) WebLogic
11 82 (2.45%) SharePoint
12 65 (1.94%) Confluence
13 58 (1.73%) EPiServer
14 51 (1.52%) MS Exchange
15 49 (1.46%) Apache Spark
16 35 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
17 32 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
18 29 (0.87%) Jetty
19 25 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 108 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.15%) Windchill
7 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.090%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.060%) Simulink
10 1 (0.030%) HipChat
10 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.48%) assyst
4 14 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.39%) Sentinel
6 9 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.21%) Workfront
8 6 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.18%) Eloqua
9 5 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (0.12%) Maximo
10 4 (0.12%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.060%) SAP EHS
12 2 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
12 2 (0.060%) SAP IS-U
12 2 (0.060%) SAP PLM
12 2 (0.060%) SAP VC
13 1 (0.030%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 799 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
2 339 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 91 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 91 (2.72%) SaaS
5 87 (2.60%) GitHub
6 85 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
7 77 (2.30%) IaaS
8 71 (2.12%) PaaS
9 61 (1.82%) Amazon S3
10 45 (1.34%) Office 365
11 44 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
12 32 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
13 29 (0.87%) OpenShift
14 27 (0.81%) CloudBees
15 25 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 24 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 24 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 22 (0.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 210 (6.28%) DNS
2 204 (6.10%) Internet
3 197 (5.89%) Firewall
4 137 (4.09%) TCP/IP
5 108 (3.23%) HTTP
6 89 (2.66%) LDAP
7 72 (2.15%) DHCP
8 64 (1.91%) LAN
9 63 (1.88%) SAN
9 63 (1.88%) WAN
10 62 (1.85%) Intranet
11 54 (1.61%) Kerberos
12 49 (1.46%) Network Security
12 49 (1.46%) VoIP
12 49 (1.46%) VPN
13 48 (1.43%) Wireless
14 43 (1.29%) NAS
14 43 (1.29%) SSL
15 36 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (0.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (10.25%) SQL Server
2 297 (8.88%) MySQL
3 201 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 162 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 133 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 117 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 102 (3.05%) Hadoop
8 96 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
9 94 (2.81%) Big Data
10 86 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 75 (2.24%) RDBMS
11 75 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 71 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
13 70 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
14 68 (2.03%) Redis
15 63 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
16 57 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 57 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 43 (1.29%) Oracle Database
18 38 (1.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 836 (24.99%) Jenkins
2 571 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 293 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 289 (8.64%) TeamCity
5 285 (8.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 221 (6.60%) Selenium
7 218 (6.52%) Subversion
8 192 (5.74%) JIRA
9 188 (5.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 181 (5.41%) Maven
11 159 (4.75%) MSBuild
12 151 (4.51%) Vagrant
13 138 (4.12%) Hudson
14 119 (3.56%) Ant
15 109 (3.26%) Cucumber
16 96 (2.87%) Visual Studio
17 86 (2.57%) GoCD
18 78 (2.33%) WebDriver
19 67 (2.00%) JUnit
20 57 (1.70%) HP UFT
General
1 709 (21.19%) Finance
2 250 (7.47%) Banking
3 162 (4.84%) Retail
4 137 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 90 (2.69%) Games
6 59 (1.76%) Marketing
7 56 (1.67%) Law
8 54 (1.61%) Electronics
9 45 (1.34%) Advertising
10 41 (1.23%) Legal
11 38 (1.14%) Investment Banking
12 37 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 35 (1.05%) Military
14 31 (0.93%) Front Office
15 27 (0.81%) Online Betting
16 21 (0.63%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.45%) Polish Language
18 14 (0.42%) Back Office
19 10 (0.30%) French Language
19 10 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 837 (25.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 389 (11.63%) Developer
3 280 (8.37%) Analyst
4 272 (8.13%) Linux Engineer
5 210 (6.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 196 (5.86%) Administrator
7 168 (5.02%) AWS Engineer
8 163 (4.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 149 (4.45%) AWS DevOps
10 144 (4.30%) Architect
10 144 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 143 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
12 136 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
13 128 (3.83%) Senior DevOps
14 122 (3.65%) Consultant
15 117 (3.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 105 (3.14%) .NET Developer
16 105 (3.14%) Tester
17 100 (2.99%) Platform Engineer
18 98 (2.93%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (11.54%) .NET
2 358 (10.70%) Web Services
3 232 (6.93%) HTML
4 208 (6.22%) XML
5 157 (4.69%) RESTful
6 144 (4.30%) CSS
7 118 (3.53%) Node.js
8 116 (3.47%) JSON
9 115 (3.44%) ASP.NET
10 113 (3.38%) Spring
11 105 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
12 104 (3.11%) LAMP
13 92 (2.75%) Middleware
14 82 (2.45%) SOAP
15 81 (2.42%) HTML5
16 79 (2.36%) .NET Framework
17 73 (2.18%) REST
18 72 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
18 72 (2.15%) XSLT
19 71 (2.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 254 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 242 (7.23%) Data Centre
3 191 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 182 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 129 (3.86%) CMDB
6 99 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
7 95 (2.84%) User Experience
8 83 (2.48%) Public Cloud
9 77 (2.30%) Clustering
10 49 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 41 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
11 41 (1.23%) Fintech
12 39 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 35 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 35 (1.05%) Online Banking
14 32 (0.96%) Hedge funds
15 31 (0.93%) Replication
16 30 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (0.87%) Online Games
17 29 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1580 (47.22%) Linux
2 777 (23.22%) Windows
3 596 (17.81%) Unix
4 344 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 314 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 222 (6.63%) CentOS
7 164 (4.90%) Ubuntu
8 158 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 117 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 94 (2.81%) Solaris
11 78 (2.33%) Windows 7
12 77 (2.30%) Debian
13 51 (1.52%) Mac OS X
14 50 (1.49%) CoreOS
14 50 (1.49%) Windows 10
15 44 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (0.99%) Android
17 27 (0.81%) Windows 8
18 22 (0.66%) Fedora
19 19 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1368 (40.88%) DevOps
2 1263 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
3 900 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
4 584 (17.45%) ITIL
5 424 (12.67%) Scrum
6 390 (11.66%) SDLC
7 345 (10.31%) Software Engineering
8 333 (9.95%) TDD
9 332 (9.92%) Change Management
10 312 (9.32%) Open Source
11 265 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 264 (7.89%) Release Management
13 257 (7.68%) Automated Testing
14 255 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 237 (7.08%) Test Automation
16 235 (7.02%) Mentoring
17 229 (6.84%) Service Management
18 196 (5.86%) Microservices
18 196 (5.86%) Test Scripting
19 178 (5.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1085 (32.43%) Python
2 830 (24.81%) Java
3 639 (19.10%) Ruby
4 621 (18.56%) SQL
5 606 (18.11%) Bash Shell
6 445 (13.30%) Perl
7 380 (11.36%) PowerShell
8 336 (10.04%) C#
9 306 (9.15%) JavaScript
10 267 (7.98%) Shell Script
11 185 (5.53%) C++
12 155 (4.63%) PHP
13 146 (4.36%) C
14 113 (3.38%) Go
15 93 (2.78%) Groovy
16 62 (1.85%) XPath
17 58 (1.73%) T-SQL
18 48 (1.43%) Scala
19 46 (1.37%) Korn
20 44 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 385 (11.51%) Degree
2 193 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 78 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 70 (2.09%) ISEB
4 70 (2.09%) ISTQB
5 69 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 61 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (1.46%) CCNP
8 36 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 28 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 26 (0.78%) AWS Certification
10 26 (0.78%) MCSE
11 25 (0.75%) CISSP
11 25 (0.75%) RHCE
12 24 (0.72%) CCNA
13 23 (0.69%) CISA
13 23 (0.69%) CISM
14 19 (0.57%) MCP
15 17 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (8.58%) QA
2 96 (2.87%) SLA
3 88 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.57%) SDET
7 17 (0.51%) PMO
8 15 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
9 14 (0.42%) COBIT
10 13 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 12 (0.36%) GCP
12 8 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (0.15%) P3O
14 3 (0.090%) EMIR
14 3 (0.090%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.090%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.090%) MiFID
15 1 (0.030%) GMP
15 1 (0.030%) ISO26262
System Software
1 585 (17.48%) Docker
2 259 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 223 (6.66%) Active Directory
4 161 (4.81%) vSphere
5 118 (3.53%) Xen
6 107 (3.20%) XenServer
7 67 (2.00%) Hyper-V
8 43 (1.29%) KVM
9 39 (1.17%) Firmware
10 38 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
11 34 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
12 32 (0.96%) vCloud
13 31 (0.93%) VirtualBox
14 27 (0.81%) XenApp
15 26 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 22 (0.66%) Dovecot
17 21 (0.63%) LXC
18 17 (0.51%) HDFS
18 17 (0.51%) NFS
18 17 (0.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1306 (39.03%) Puppet
2 1006 (30.07%) Opscode Chef
3 859 (25.67%) Ansible
4 254 (7.59%) Nagios
5 224 (6.69%) Terraform
6 205 (6.13%) Kubernetes
7 151 (4.51%) SCCM
8 103 (3.08%) Salt
9 95 (2.84%) Tivoli
10 92 (2.75%) Cobbler
11 89 (2.66%) Mesos
12 85 (2.54%) Graphite
13 68 (2.03%) ZABBIX
14 67 (2.00%) CFEngine
15 55 (1.64%) Packer
16 50 (1.49%) logstash
17 49 (1.46%) Kibana
18 42 (1.26%) SCOM
19 36 (1.08%) HAProxy
20 33 (0.99%) StatsD
Vendors
1 605 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 379 (11.33%) VMware
3 377 (11.27%) Oracle
4 360 (10.76%) Red Hat
5 158 (4.72%) Cisco
5 158 (4.72%) Google
6 132 (3.95%) New Relic
7 98 (2.93%) Splunk
8 89 (2.66%) HP
9 86 (2.57%) EnterpriseDB
10 83 (2.48%) ServiceNow
11 82 (2.45%) Citrix
12 64 (1.91%) IBM
13 63 (1.88%) SaltStack
14 56 (1.67%) AppDynamics
14 56 (1.67%) Atlassian
15 50 (1.49%) SolarWinds
16 47 (1.40%) SAP
17 44 (1.32%) NetApp
18 43 (1.29%) Veritas
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago