Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 148 161
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 62 70 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.43% 1.57% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.79% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 41 57 79
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +44.44% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18,250 £46,800 £36,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,750 £64,500
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3677 3918 4717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.65% 87.85% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 3237 3833
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hatfield +21 29 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Stevenage +6 11 - -
Hitchin - 6 £19,500 -
St Albans - 6 £80,000 - 1
Watford -10 3 £26,975 -58.50%
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -4 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 34 (54.84%) Python
2 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
3 25 (40.32%) Open Source
4 24 (38.71%) Kubernetes
5 23 (37.10%) OpenStack
5 23 (37.10%) Docker
5 23 (37.10%) Unix
5 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
6 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (30.65%) Degree
8 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 18 (29.03%) DevOps
8 18 (29.03%) Puppet
9 16 (25.81%) Ceph
10 15 (24.19%) CoreOS
10 15 (24.19%) Server Building
10 15 (24.19%) Computer Science Degree
10 15 (24.19%) Windows
10 15 (24.19%) Mathematics
10 15 (24.19%) Physics
10 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
11 14 (22.58%) SQL
11 14 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (20.97%) Ubuntu
12 13 (20.97%) Debian
12 13 (20.97%) Prototyping
13 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
13 12 (19.35%) Ansible
13 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 23 (37.10%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.61%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.61%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (9.68%) Google App Engine
3 6 (9.68%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.84%) SaaS
5 2 (3.23%) GitHub
5 2 (3.23%) IaaS
5 2 (3.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.61%) CloudBees
6 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
3 8 (12.90%) VPN
3 8 (12.90%) Wireless
4 6 (9.68%) Broadband
4 6 (9.68%) DHCP
4 6 (9.68%) LAN
4 6 (9.68%) NAS
4 6 (9.68%) WAN
4 6 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.23%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) ICMP
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.23%) DB2
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) LabVIEW
6 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.23%) ClearQuest
6 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.52%) Electronics
2 6 (9.68%) French Language
2 6 (9.68%) German Language
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Administrator
3 8 (12.90%) Development Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Software Development Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) HTML
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 6 (9.68%) Memcached
3 2 (3.23%) LAMP
3 2 (3.23%) Velocity
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) CMDB
3 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Unix
3 15 (24.19%) CoreOS
3 15 (24.19%) Windows
4 13 (20.97%) Debian
4 13 (20.97%) Ubuntu
5 9 (14.52%) AIX
6 2 (3.23%) HPUX
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
2 25 (40.32%) Open Source
3 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (29.03%) DevOps
5 15 (24.19%) Mathematics
5 15 (24.19%) Physics
5 15 (24.19%) Server Building
6 14 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (20.97%) Prototyping
8 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
9 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.90%) High Availability
10 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
11 7 (11.29%) Procedural Programming
12 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Python
2 14 (22.58%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) Java
4 11 (17.74%) Ruby
5 10 (16.13%) C
5 10 (16.13%) C++
6 9 (14.52%) C#
7 8 (12.90%) Perl
8 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
8 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.84%) Go
10 2 (3.23%) PHP
11 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 15 (24.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.61%) CEH
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (37.10%) Docker
2 16 (25.81%) Ceph
3 8 (12.90%) vSphere
4 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.61%) vCloud
7 1 (1.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (38.71%) Kubernetes
2 18 (29.03%) Puppet
3 12 (19.35%) Ansible
4 11 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.45%) AirWatch
5 4 (6.45%) SCCM
5 4 (6.45%) XenMobile
6 3 (4.84%) Terraform
7 1 (1.61%) Cacti
7 1 (1.61%) Consul
7 1 (1.61%) Nagios
7 1 (1.61%) QRadar
7 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) Google
4 7 (11.29%) IBM
4 7 (11.29%) NetApp
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle
6 5 (8.06%) Citrix
7 4 (6.45%) MobileIron
8 3 (4.84%) Splunk
9 2 (3.23%) Perforce
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.61%) AlienVault
10 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.61%) Orchard
10 1 (1.61%) PTC
10 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow