Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 49 104
Rank change year-on-year -55 +55 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 90 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.61% 4.64% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 5.46% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 76 29
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.35% +7.23% -17.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £32,504
90th Percentile £39,000 £55,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% +4.44%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,247 1,649 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.54% 84.96% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,275 1,487
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,937 £26,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Essex

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Essex

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Brentwood +19 4 - -
Colchester -17 2 £33,750 -28.95%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - - 1
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
5 3 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (33.33%) PMP
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CA Gen
1 1 (11.11%) GitLab
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Self-Awareness
6 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) BEA
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) webMethods