Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 134 146
Rank change year-on-year -35 +12 +44
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,390 1,915 1,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.11% 2.59% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.77% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,055 1,430 1,408
London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60,716 69,041 68,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.03% 93.31% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49,019 53,836 58,561
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £89,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in London

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in London

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in London

Configuration Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the London region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Central London +9 348 £65,000 -3.70% 76
South London +12 39 £59,500 +5.68% 11
West London -58 18 £49,250 -17.92% 25
East London +12 15 £65,000 +25.00% 11
North London +20 4 £52,500 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 London region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 814 (58.56%) DevOps
2 779 (56.04%) Ansible
3 728 (52.37%) Puppet
4 717 (51.58%) Amazon AWS
5 696 (50.07%) Linux
6 678 (48.78%) Python
7 624 (44.89%) Opscode Chef
8 572 (41.15%) Docker
9 517 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
10 473 (34.03%) Jenkins
11 469 (33.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 434 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
13 409 (29.42%) Kubernetes
14 386 (27.77%) Finance
15 369 (26.55%) Terraform
16 349 (25.11%) Java
17 343 (24.68%) Windows
18 323 (23.24%) Bash Shell
19 319 (22.95%) Ruby
20 245 (17.63%) PowerShell
21 236 (16.98%) Git (software)
22 230 (16.55%) Open Source
23 223 (16.04%) SQL
24 215 (15.47%) Google Cloud Platform
25 205 (14.75%) Google
25 205 (14.75%) VMware
26 197 (14.17%) Web Services
27 195 (14.03%) Red Hat
28 189 (13.60%) Microsoft
29 186 (13.38%) .NET

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 117 (8.42%) Apache
2 87 (6.26%) Tomcat
3 56 (4.03%) OpenStack
4 53 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (3.45%) IIS
6 45 (3.24%) Apache Spark
7 43 (3.09%) Confluence
8 42 (3.02%) nginx
9 25 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.58%) SharePoint
11 20 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 13 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.65%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.50%) CMS
15 7 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (0.43%) JBoss
17 5 (0.36%) Drupal
17 5 (0.36%) lighttpd
18 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.43%) Snapchat
4 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.072%) HipChat
6 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.73%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.43%) Magento
3 5 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Kondor
6 1 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.072%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.072%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.072%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.072%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 717 (51.58%) Amazon AWS
2 469 (33.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 215 (15.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 127 (9.14%) SaaS
5 117 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 89 (6.40%) Serverless
7 81 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
8 70 (5.04%) Amazon S3
9 63 (4.53%) GitHub
10 57 (4.10%) PaaS
11 56 (4.03%) AWS Lambda
12 49 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
13 45 (3.24%) IaaS
14 42 (3.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 36 (2.59%) OpenShift
16 35 (2.52%) Amazon ELB
16 35 (2.52%) Office 365
17 23 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 21 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
19 16 (1.15%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 182 (13.09%) Firewall
2 131 (9.42%) DNS
3 67 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 50 (3.60%) VPN
5 43 (3.09%) SAN
6 38 (2.73%) WAN
7 36 (2.59%) Internet
8 35 (2.52%) HTTP
9 32 (2.30%) VLAN
10 31 (2.23%) iSCSI
11 20 (1.44%) LAN
12 19 (1.37%) BGP
12 19 (1.37%) DHCP
13 18 (1.29%) VoIP
14 14 (1.01%) Multicast
14 14 (1.01%) OSPF
14 14 (1.01%) SMTP
15 11 (0.79%) SSH
16 10 (0.72%) EIGRP
16 10 (0.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (8.13%) MySQL
1 113 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.61%) NoSQL
3 77 (5.54%) Big Data
4 71 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
5 69 (4.96%) MongoDB
6 68 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (3.74%) Hadoop
8 50 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 42 (3.02%) Blockchain
10 29 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (1.87%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
14 23 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (1.58%) RDBMS
16 21 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 16 (1.15%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 473 (34.03%) Jenkins
2 236 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 138 (9.93%) TeamCity
4 136 (9.78%) Maven
5 123 (8.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 110 (7.91%) Subversion
7 109 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 100 (7.19%) Vagrant
9 79 (5.68%) Gradle
10 76 (5.47%) Visual Studio Team System
11 68 (4.89%) JIRA
12 65 (4.68%) Ant
13 44 (3.17%) Hudson
13 44 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
14 37 (2.66%) Travis CI
15 33 (2.37%) GitLab
16 30 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
17 27 (1.94%) Bitbucket
17 27 (1.94%) MSBuild
18 21 (1.51%) Selenium
General
1 386 (27.77%) Finance
2 147 (10.58%) Banking
3 69 (4.96%) Financial Institution
4 40 (2.88%) Retail
5 32 (2.30%) Law
6 31 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.87%) Games
8 24 (1.73%) Legal
9 20 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.37%) Front Office
10 19 (1.37%) Marketing
11 16 (1.15%) Advertising
12 6 (0.43%) Publishing
13 5 (0.36%) International Banking
13 5 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.36%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.14%) Billing
14 2 (0.14%) Electronics
14 2 (0.14%) Military
14 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 497 (35.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 122 (8.78%) Administrator
2 122 (8.78%) Senior DevOps
3 114 (8.20%) Developer
4 108 (7.77%) Cloud Engineer
4 108 (7.77%) Linux Engineer
5 107 (7.70%) AWS Engineer
6 102 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
7 91 (6.55%) AWS DevOps
8 89 (6.40%) Architect
9 81 (5.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 76 (5.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 76 (5.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 63 (4.53%) Linux Administrator
12 60 (4.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 60 (4.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 58 (4.17%) Consultant
14 57 (4.10%) Platform Engineer
15 56 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
16 52 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (14.17%) Web Services
2 186 (13.38%) .NET
3 90 (6.47%) Node.js
4 79 (5.68%) Elastic Stack
5 69 (4.96%) LAMP
6 55 (3.96%) REST
7 51 (3.67%) HTML
8 48 (3.45%) React
9 44 (3.17%) CSS
9 44 (3.17%) Kafka
10 43 (3.09%) JSON
11 39 (2.81%) Spring
12 38 (2.73%) AngularJS
13 35 (2.52%) XML
14 29 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
16 21 (1.51%) LEMP Stack
16 21 (1.51%) SOAP
16 21 (1.51%) WCF
17 20 (1.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 166 (11.94%) Data Centre
2 114 (8.20%) Fintech
3 100 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 82 (5.90%) Public Cloud
5 81 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
7 45 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
8 40 (2.88%) Hedge funds
9 39 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
10 38 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
11 36 (2.59%) Management Information System
12 31 (2.23%) Clustering
13 30 (2.16%) Cloud Native
14 28 (2.01%) User Experience
15 24 (1.73%) CMDB
16 23 (1.65%) Blog
16 23 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 20 (1.44%) PlayStation
18 17 (1.22%) Mobile App
19 16 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 696 (50.07%) Linux
2 343 (24.68%) Windows
3 145 (10.43%) CentOS
4 139 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 138 (9.93%) Unix
6 133 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 84 (6.04%) Ubuntu
8 32 (2.30%) Debian
8 32 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 32 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (2.01%) Windows 10
10 26 (1.87%) Solaris
11 23 (1.65%) Fedora
12 21 (1.51%) Mesosphere
13 11 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.72%) Android
14 10 (0.72%) SUSE
14 10 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.65%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.22%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (58.56%) DevOps
2 517 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
4 230 (16.55%) Open Source
5 172 (12.37%) Software Engineering
6 165 (11.87%) ITIL
7 158 (11.37%) Microservices
8 142 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
9 140 (10.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 129 (9.28%) Deployment Automation
11 126 (9.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 122 (8.78%) Scrum
13 121 (8.71%) High Availability
14 118 (8.49%) Test Automation
15 114 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 99 (7.12%) TDD
17 76 (5.47%) Computer Science
17 76 (5.47%) SDLC
18 75 (5.40%) Change Management
19 73 (5.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 678 (48.78%) Python
2 349 (25.11%) Java
3 323 (23.24%) Bash Shell
4 319 (22.95%) Ruby
5 245 (17.63%) PowerShell
6 223 (16.04%) SQL
7 152 (10.94%) Perl
8 149 (10.72%) Go
9 138 (9.93%) JavaScript
10 118 (8.49%) C#
11 88 (6.33%) PHP
12 74 (5.32%) C++
13 60 (4.32%) C
14 43 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 26 (1.87%) Scala
16 24 (1.73%) Bourne shell
16 24 (1.73%) Korn
17 19 (1.37%) R
18 18 (1.29%) Groovy
19 14 (1.01%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 182 (13.09%) Degree
2 42 (3.02%) AWS Certification
3 37 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 33 (2.37%) Master's Degree
5 30 (2.16%) RHCE
6 27 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 26 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 19 (1.37%) RHCSA
11 17 (1.22%) CISSP
12 15 (1.08%) MCDST
13 13 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.79%) MCSE
15 10 (0.72%) MCSA
16 9 (0.65%) HNC
16 9 (0.65%) HND
16 9 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
16 9 (0.65%) RHCA
17 8 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.68%) QA
2 37 (2.66%) SLA
3 35 (2.52%) GDPR
4 15 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.94%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.29%) COBIT
10 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.14%) JTAG
11 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
System Software
1 572 (41.15%) Docker
2 157 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (9.35%) Active Directory
4 104 (7.48%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.08%) VirtualBox
7 11 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.72%) LXC
8 10 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (0.65%) KVM
9 9 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (0.58%) DFS Replication
11 7 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (0.50%) etcd
12 5 (0.36%) NFS
13 4 (0.29%) SkyDNS
14 3 (0.22%) oVirt
14 3 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 779 (56.04%) Ansible
2 728 (52.37%) Puppet
3 624 (44.89%) Opscode Chef
4 409 (29.42%) Kubernetes
5 369 (26.55%) Terraform
6 167 (12.01%) Salt
7 108 (7.77%) Nagios
8 89 (6.40%) Docker Swarm
9 72 (5.18%) Packer
10 71 (5.11%) Prometheus
11 64 (4.60%) Grafana
12 57 (4.10%) Consul
13 52 (3.74%) Graphite
14 51 (3.67%) ZABBIX
15 33 (2.37%) SCOM
16 28 (2.01%) SCCM
17 23 (1.65%) Opsview
18 21 (1.51%) Mesos
18 21 (1.51%) WSUS
19 20 (1.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 205 (14.75%) Google
1 205 (14.75%) VMware
2 195 (14.03%) Red Hat
3 189 (13.60%) Microsoft
4 135 (9.71%) Splunk
5 86 (6.19%) Oracle
6 63 (4.53%) Cisco
7 57 (4.10%) Atlassian
8 43 (3.09%) New Relic
9 42 (3.02%) SaltStack
10 39 (2.81%) IBM
11 34 (2.45%) HP
12 28 (2.01%) Rackspace
13 25 (1.80%) Cloudera
14 24 (1.73%) Sun
15 21 (1.51%) Citrix
16 20 (1.44%) SAP
17 19 (1.37%) Dynatrace
17 19 (1.37%) Ivanti
17 19 (1.37%) ServiceNow