Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 83 48
Rank change year-on-year -6 -35 +53
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 13 35 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.05% 2.41% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.78% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 95
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £44,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,250 £71,500
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 1,019 1,257 1,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.51% 86.63% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 796 1,044 1,474
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,001 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +0.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Chelmsford -13 5 £45,000 -18.92% 1
Colchester +6 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea -6 2 - - 2
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Runbook
7 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving

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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) 2G
1 1 (7.69%) 3G
1 1 (7.69%) 4G
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Runbook
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) VMware