Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 93 61
Rank change year-on-year -6 -32 +38
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 6 44 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.44% 2.41% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 2.78% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 82
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £54,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.43% +4.81% -5.45%
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%

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 1,158 1,584 1,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.34% 86.60% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1,266 1,449
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.83% +4.05% +8.13%
10th Percentile £25,100 £28,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Essex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 August 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
Colchester +9 2 £33,750 -28.95%
Brentwood +17 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea -10 1 - - 6
Chelmsford -17 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Self-Awareness
5 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Availability Management
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) LTE
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
1 1 (16.67%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Support
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Self-Awareness
5 1 (16.67%) Availability Management
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Security Auditing
5 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP