Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 46 101
Rank change year-on-year -31 +55 -28
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 33 103 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.35% 4.86% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 5.53% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 99 31
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £71,600 £73,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% 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 1187 1862 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.48% 87.83% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1428 1602
Essex median annual salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,925 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -3 27 £55,500 +0.91%
Brentwood +17 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea +12 2 £31,217 -45.89%
Colchester -22 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
1 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Release Management
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 12 (36.36%) Change Management
3 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (36.36%) Puppet
3 12 (36.36%) Hudson
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (33.33%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) CMDB
4 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 10 (30.30%) JUnit
6 9 (27.27%) VMware
6 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (27.27%) PyUnit
6 9 (27.27%) vCloud
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL V3
7 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (18.18%) DevOps
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (15.15%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 12 (36.36%) Hudson
2 12 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 10 (30.30%) JUnit
4 9 (27.27%) PyUnit
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Release Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Change and Release Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Operational Change Manager
3 9 (27.27%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) IT Manager
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL Release Manager
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL Change Manager
6 4 (12.12%) IT Change Manager
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) Configuration Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Account Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (39.39%) Release Management
3 12 (36.36%) Change Management
4 11 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (21.21%) ITIL V3
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.18%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Open Source
8 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.03%) Data Management
9 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) vCloud
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle