The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 84 85
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 11 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.65% 0.42% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.48% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 12
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £34,500 £38,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 550 839 934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.71% 89.07% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 477 736 814
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Kent

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Kent

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Kent over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Kent

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £42,500 - 2
Dartford - 1 £26,500 -
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (29.41%) Puppet
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Games
5 3 (17.65%) Perforce
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Ansible
5 3 (17.65%) Docker
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) CMDB
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DSL
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NewSQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Perforce
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
Maidstone, Kent
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 22 days ago