Configuration Management Jobs in England

Configuration Management
UK > England

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 6 months to 23 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 260 242 205
Rank change year-on-year -18 -37 -31
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 930 1,333 2,774
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.06% 1.52% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.59% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 581 794 1,284
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,125 £40,000
25th Percentile £46,500 £52,000 £50,131
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +6.56%
75th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.00% +4.17%

All Process and Methodology Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 73,974 83,734 131,985
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 84.66% 95.60% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54,131 49,663 73,196
10th Percentile £29,000 £34,324 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,125 £44,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £102,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in England

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in England.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in England

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2024.

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 6 months to 23 May 2024. 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
South East +10 245 £52,550 -10.55% 91
London -78 220 £75,000 - 120
South West +9 183 £55,000 -6.78% 38
North of England -16 109 £52,500 -16.00% 48
Midlands +2 97 £57,500 -11.54% 38
West Midlands +15 76 £57,500 -11.54% 23
North West -21 65 £57,500 -8.00% 30
East of England -23 61 £57,500 +7.98% 24
Yorkshire +54 32 £45,000 -30.77% 14
East Midlands -1 21 £50,000 -4.76% 14
North East -17 12 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (4.52%) Apache
2 38 (4.09%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.98%) Microsoft Exchange
4 28 (3.01%) Apache Spark
4 28 (3.01%) Confluence
5 19 (2.04%) nginx
6 16 (1.72%) CMS
7 12 (1.29%) IIS
8 7 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.65%) JBoss
10 3 (0.32%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.22%) Drupal
11 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.22%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.22%) WordPress
12 1 (0.11%) WinCC
Applications
1 26 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.47%) Simulink
3 21 (2.26%) Stateflow
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.75%) CANalyzer
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.32%) Windchill
8 2 (0.22%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.11%) Revit
9 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.22%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Endur
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 324 (34.84%) Azure
2 300 (32.26%) AWS
3 127 (13.66%) GCP
3 127 (13.66%) Microsoft 365
4 83 (8.92%) Serverless
5 78 (8.39%) SaaS
6 67 (7.20%) Azure DevOps
7 60 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
8 59 (6.34%) Amazon EKS
9 55 (5.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 46 (4.95%) OpenShift
11 40 (4.30%) GitHub
12 38 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
13 33 (3.55%) Amazon S3
14 32 (3.44%) Power Platform
15 28 (3.01%) Amazon ECS
16 23 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
16 23 (2.47%) Entra ID
17 21 (2.26%) Azure AKS
18 20 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (12.26%) Firewall
2 51 (5.48%) DNS
3 46 (4.95%) VPN
4 33 (3.55%) AMQP
5 31 (3.33%) DHCP
6 29 (3.12%) Network Security
6 29 (3.12%) WAN
7 26 (2.80%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.04%) Internet
8 19 (2.04%) Wireless
9 18 (1.94%) SSL
9 18 (1.94%) VoIP
10 17 (1.83%) VLAN
11 16 (1.72%) 5G
12 15 (1.61%) SD-WAN
13 14 (1.51%) HTTP
13 14 (1.51%) J1939
13 14 (1.51%) LAN
13 14 (1.51%) SNMP
14 13 (1.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.19%) Amazon RDS
3 28 (3.01%) Big Data
3 28 (3.01%) Cloudera CDH
3 28 (3.01%) Hadoop
4 26 (2.80%) Power BI
5 19 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (1.61%) MySQL
9 14 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.29%) DynamoDB
11 12 (1.29%) Redis
12 9 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.97%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.75%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.65%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 107 (11.51%) Jenkins
2 84 (9.03%) Git
3 83 (8.92%) JIRA
4 49 (5.27%) GitLab
5 39 (4.19%) Subversion
6 31 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 22 (2.37%) ClearCase
8 21 (2.26%) Plastic SCM
9 16 (1.72%) CMake
10 15 (1.61%) ClearQuest
11 14 (1.51%) Robot Framework
11 14 (1.51%) TeamCity
12 13 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
13 12 (1.29%) Visual Studio
14 10 (1.08%) Trac
15 7 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (0.65%) CircleCI
16 6 (0.65%) JUnit
17 5 (0.54%) DTrace
General
1 158 (16.99%) Social Skills
2 131 (14.09%) Finance
3 71 (7.63%) Aerospace
4 61 (6.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 60 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (5.59%) Legal
7 51 (5.48%) Presentation Skills
8 38 (4.09%) Electronics
8 38 (4.09%) Telecoms
9 36 (3.87%) Retail
10 31 (3.33%) Law
10 31 (3.33%) Manufacturing
11 30 (3.23%) Automotive
12 29 (3.12%) Marketing
12 29 (3.12%) Military
13 24 (2.58%) Public Sector
14 15 (1.61%) Banking
15 13 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
16 8 (0.86%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.75%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 125 (13.44%) Senior
2 113 (12.15%) Software Engineer
3 108 (11.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 77 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
5 65 (6.99%) Architect
6 60 (6.45%) Lead
7 52 (5.59%) Analyst
7 52 (5.59%) Cloud Architect
7 52 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 45 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 45 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 43 (4.62%) Platform Engineer
10 42 (4.52%) Azure Engineer
11 41 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
12 36 (3.87%) Network Engineer
13 35 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
13 35 (3.76%) Windows Engineer
14 30 (3.23%) Configuration Manager
15 29 (3.12%) Cloud Platform Engineer
16 28 (3.01%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.27%) React
2 40 (4.30%) HTML
3 38 (4.09%) Node.js
3 38 (4.09%) Spring
4 37 (3.98%) XML
5 35 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
6 33 (3.55%) REST
7 29 (3.12%) OpenAPI
7 29 (3.12%) Spring Boot
7 29 (3.12%) Swagger
8 28 (3.01%) AngularJS
8 28 (3.01%) gRPC
8 28 (3.01%) Material-UI
9 20 (2.15%) .NET
10 19 (2.04%) CSS
11 18 (1.94%) Elastic Stack
12 17 (1.83%) MFC
12 17 (1.83%) Qt
13 16 (1.72%) STL
14 15 (1.61%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.43%) Management Information System
2 87 (9.35%) Public Cloud
3 69 (7.42%) CMDB
4 61 (6.56%) Algorithms
5 54 (5.81%) Cloud Native
6 49 (5.27%) PKI
7 42 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
8 41 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
9 26 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
10 25 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (2.37%) Data Centre
12 21 (2.26%) Product Ownership
13 19 (2.04%) Data Structures
14 16 (1.72%) Driving Licence
15 15 (1.61%) Replication
16 13 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
16 13 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
17 12 (1.29%) Cyber Threat
17 12 (1.29%) GNSS
17 12 (1.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 299 (32.15%) Linux
2 214 (23.01%) Windows
3 82 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 68 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (5.59%) Debian
6 51 (5.48%) Ubuntu
7 35 (3.76%) CentOS
7 35 (3.76%) Unix
8 22 (2.37%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.83%) VMS
10 12 (1.29%) Android
11 10 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
13 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.43%) Solaris
15 3 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.32%) SUSE
15 3 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (30.22%) DevOps
2 260 (27.96%) Agile
3 184 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
4 164 (17.63%) CI/CD
5 160 (17.20%) Software Engineering
6 147 (15.81%) ITIL
7 140 (15.05%) Infrastructure as Code
8 124 (13.33%) Project Management
9 116 (12.47%) Change Management
10 110 (11.83%) Containerisation
11 109 (11.72%) Actionable Insight
12 106 (11.40%) Service Management
13 98 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 94 (10.11%) ITSM
15 91 (9.78%) Computer Science
16 90 (9.68%) Migration
17 88 (9.46%) Mentoring
18 85 (9.14%) Information Security
19 83 (8.92%) Collaborative Working
20 75 (8.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 281 (30.22%) Python
2 129 (13.87%) Bash
3 105 (11.29%) SQL
4 101 (10.86%) PowerShell
5 94 (10.11%) Java
6 73 (7.85%) JavaScript
7 56 (6.02%) C
8 54 (5.81%) Go
9 51 (5.48%) Perl
10 44 (4.73%) C++
11 42 (4.52%) Shell Script
12 38 (4.09%) C#
13 29 (3.12%) Ruby
14 25 (2.69%) MATLAB
14 25 (2.69%) TypeScript
15 24 (2.58%) Embedded C
16 15 (1.61%) PHP
17 14 (1.51%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.40%) Groovy
19 7 (0.75%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 250 (26.88%) Security Cleared
2 190 (20.43%) Degree
3 174 (18.71%) SC Cleared
4 81 (8.71%) DV Cleared
5 52 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (2.90%) AWS Certification
8 27 (2.90%) Azure Certification
9 21 (2.26%) PMI Certification
10 19 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 18 (1.94%) PMP
12 17 (1.83%) A+ Certification
12 17 (1.83%) CCNA
13 14 (1.51%) HND
13 14 (1.51%) Master's Degree
14 12 (1.29%) APMG
14 12 (1.29%) CISSP
15 11 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.33%) QA
2 27 (2.90%) PMO
3 23 (2.47%) SLA
4 21 (2.26%) MISRA
5 18 (1.94%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (1.72%) PCI DSS
7 14 (1.51%) Automotive SPICE
7 14 (1.51%) AUTOSAR
7 14 (1.51%) ISO 26262
7 14 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (1.29%) Accessibility
8 12 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (1.18%) Data Quality
10 10 (1.08%) HIPAA
11 8 (0.86%) JSP 440
11 8 (0.86%) RMADS
12 5 (0.54%) Def Stans
12 5 (0.54%) GDPR
12 5 (0.54%) NCSC
13 4 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 129 (13.87%) Docker
2 100 (10.75%) Active Directory
3 49 (5.27%) Virtual Machines
4 44 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 20 (2.15%) Firmware
7 17 (1.83%) Embedded Firmware
7 17 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
8 16 (1.72%) pfSense
9 10 (1.08%) NFS
10 7 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.75%) vSphere
11 6 (0.65%) KVM
11 6 (0.65%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.54%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.32%) Ceph
13 3 (0.32%) Gluster
13 3 (0.32%) oVirt
14 2 (0.22%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 226 (24.30%) Ansible
2 210 (22.58%) Kubernetes
3 185 (19.89%) Terraform
4 145 (15.59%) Puppet
5 102 (10.97%) Progress Chef
6 44 (4.73%) Grafana
7 39 (4.19%) Prometheus
8 30 (3.23%) ZABBIX
9 22 (2.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (1.72%) SCCM
11 15 (1.61%) Packer
11 15 (1.61%) Salt
11 15 (1.61%) SCOM
12 13 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (1.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 11 (1.18%) Nagios
15 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 10 (1.08%) SCDPM
16 9 (0.97%) Kibana
17 7 (0.75%) Podman
Vendors
1 233 (25.05%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.57%) Google
3 88 (9.46%) VMware
4 78 (8.39%) Red Hat
5 73 (7.85%) ServiceNow
6 42 (4.52%) SaltStack
7 34 (3.66%) Cisco
8 28 (3.01%) Juniper
9 27 (2.90%) IBM
10 25 (2.69%) Oracle
11 21 (2.26%) Atlassian
11 21 (2.26%) Lauterbach
12 20 (2.15%) New Relic
12 20 (2.15%) Veeam
13 18 (1.94%) Fortinet
14 17 (1.83%) Snow
14 17 (1.83%) Splunk
15 15 (1.61%) Dynatrace
16 14 (1.51%) Citrix
16 14 (1.51%) Meraki