Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 177 131 181
Rank change year-on-year -46 +50 -10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,060 631 1,047
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.10% 2.63% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.80% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 656 478 740
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,125 £46,200
25th Percentile £60,750 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
75th Percentile £89,063 £81,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £102,125 £92,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +3.90%

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 48,322 22,576 48,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.70% 94.18% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32,060 19,061 39,039
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in London

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Configuration Management in London.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in London

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Configuration Management in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -53 141 £72,500 +3.57% 58
West London -22 68 £75,000 - 12
South London -19 52 £62,500 +2.04% 4
East London -16 26 £85,000 +17.24% 11
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 618 (58.30%) DevOps
2 503 (47.45%) AWS
3 474 (44.72%) Kubernetes
4 470 (44.34%) Terraform
5 462 (43.58%) Python
6 455 (42.92%) Ansible
7 441 (41.60%) Docker
8 417 (39.34%) Linux
9 406 (38.30%) Jenkins
10 394 (37.17%) CI/CD
11 393 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
12 388 (36.60%) Azure
13 352 (33.21%) Puppet
14 302 (28.49%) GCP
15 275 (25.94%) Finance
16 257 (24.25%) Infrastructure as Code
17 246 (23.21%) Social Skills
17 246 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
18 243 (22.92%) Bash
19 241 (22.74%) Java
20 198 (18.68%) Windows
21 194 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
22 193 (18.21%) Git (software)
23 171 (16.13%) Software Engineering
24 166 (15.66%) Unix
25 162 (15.28%) Microservices
26 159 (15.00%) SQL
27 158 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
28 144 (13.58%) PowerShell
29 140 (13.21%) JavaScript

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 40 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (3.21%) Tomcat
3 32 (3.02%) nginx
4 30 (2.83%) Confluence
5 29 (2.74%) Apache Spark
6 23 (2.17%) Apache
6 23 (2.17%) Apache Solr
7 18 (1.70%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.94%) IIS
9 9 (0.85%) CMS
10 8 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.47%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.38%) Drupal
12 4 (0.38%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.38%) SugarCRM
12 4 (0.38%) WinCC
13 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (2.83%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.094%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 503 (47.45%) AWS
2 388 (36.60%) Azure
3 302 (28.49%) GCP
4 137 (12.92%) PaaS
5 129 (12.17%) Serverless
6 104 (9.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 94 (8.87%) SaaS
8 91 (8.58%) GitHub
9 83 (7.83%) IaaS
10 53 (5.00%) Microsoft 365
11 52 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
12 49 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
13 48 (4.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 43 (4.06%) Amazon ECS
15 41 (3.87%) Amazon S3
16 34 (3.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 27 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
18 23 (2.17%) OpenShift
19 22 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
19 22 (2.08%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.75%) Firewall
2 46 (4.34%) DNS
3 34 (3.21%) VPN
4 28 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.17%) DHCP
6 17 (1.60%) BGP
6 17 (1.60%) SAN
7 15 (1.42%) Network Security
8 12 (1.13%) SSH
9 11 (1.04%) Broadband
9 11 (1.04%) Intranet
9 11 (1.04%) SSL
10 10 (0.94%) IPsec
11 8 (0.75%) VSAN
12 7 (0.66%) MPLS
12 7 (0.66%) WAN
12 7 (0.66%) WebEx
13 6 (0.57%) Cisco ISE
13 6 (0.57%) IOS XR
13 6 (0.57%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 104 (9.81%) MySQL
3 81 (7.64%) NoSQL
4 74 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 42 (3.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 39 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
8 36 (3.40%) Oracle Database
9 35 (3.30%) Redis
10 30 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (2.64%) Amazon Athena
11 28 (2.64%) Big Data
12 27 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
13 22 (2.08%) Hadoop
14 18 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.51%) Metadata
15 16 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (1.42%) Amazon Aurora
16 15 (1.42%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 406 (38.30%) Jenkins
2 193 (18.21%) Git (software)
3 140 (13.21%) TeamCity
4 135 (12.74%) GitLab
5 80 (7.55%) JIRA
6 76 (7.17%) Gradle
7 59 (5.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 58 (5.47%) Subversion
9 43 (4.06%) Octopus Deploy
10 40 (3.77%) Visual Studio
11 37 (3.49%) MSI
12 36 (3.40%) WiX
13 35 (3.30%) Bitbucket
14 33 (3.11%) Maven
15 26 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (2.36%) IBM UrbanCode
16 25 (2.36%) Vagrant
17 23 (2.17%) Cucumber
18 21 (1.98%) CircleCI
18 21 (1.98%) Travis CI
General
1 275 (25.94%) Finance
2 246 (23.21%) Social Skills
3 82 (7.74%) Retail
4 78 (7.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 75 (7.08%) Banking
6 70 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (3.49%) Public Sector
8 33 (3.11%) Marketing
9 21 (1.98%) Automotive
10 18 (1.70%) Law
10 18 (1.70%) Presentation Skills
11 14 (1.32%) Games
11 14 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 13 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
13 11 (1.04%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.66%) Advertising
14 7 (0.66%) Legal
15 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 330 (31.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (11.13%) Developer
3 100 (9.43%) Senior DevOps
4 99 (9.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 83 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 80 (7.55%) AWS Engineer
7 79 (7.45%) Architect
8 71 (6.70%) Software Engineer
9 64 (6.04%) Platform Engineer
10 49 (4.62%) Administrator
11 45 (4.25%) AWS DevOps
12 43 (4.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 40 (3.77%) DBA
14 35 (3.30%) Lead DevOps
15 34 (3.21%) Java Engineer
16 33 (3.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
17 30 (2.83%) Senior Developer
18 29 (2.74%) Azure Engineer
18 29 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 29 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.25%) REST
2 87 (8.21%) .NET
3 86 (8.11%) Node.js
4 73 (6.89%) React
5 69 (6.51%) Vue.js
6 65 (6.13%) Velocity
7 59 (5.57%) AngularJS
8 54 (5.09%) RESTful
9 48 (4.53%) Entity Framework
10 46 (4.34%) JSON
11 45 (4.25%) Elastic Stack
11 45 (4.25%) Kafka
12 44 (4.15%) Web Services
13 43 (4.06%) HTML
14 40 (3.77%) CSS
15 36 (3.40%) NHibernate
16 35 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 34 (3.21%) Spring
18 32 (3.02%) YAML
19 24 (2.26%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.79%) Self-Motivation
2 69 (6.51%) Public Cloud
3 45 (4.25%) CMDB
4 44 (4.15%) Cloud Native
4 44 (4.15%) Web 2.0
5 41 (3.87%) User Experience
6 40 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 34 (3.21%) Private Cloud
8 33 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
9 32 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 28 (2.64%) Replication
11 27 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 27 (2.55%) Mobile App
12 25 (2.36%) Client/Server
13 20 (1.89%) PlayStation
14 19 (1.79%) Virtual Team
15 17 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
16 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.32%) Equities
18 13 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 417 (39.34%) Linux
2 198 (18.68%) Windows
3 166 (15.66%) Unix
4 42 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 35 (3.30%) CentOS
7 25 (2.36%) Apple iOS
8 24 (2.26%) Android
9 23 (2.17%) Mesosphere
10 22 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 21 (1.98%) VMS
12 16 (1.51%) Debian
13 10 (0.94%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.38%) Solaris
15 4 (0.38%) SUSE
16 3 (0.28%) Fedora
16 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (58.30%) DevOps
2 394 (37.17%) CI/CD
3 393 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (24.25%) Infrastructure as Code
5 194 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
6 171 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 162 (15.28%) Microservices
8 158 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
9 132 (12.45%) Test Automation
10 114 (10.75%) Open Source
11 107 (10.09%) ITIL
11 107 (10.09%) SDLC
12 102 (9.62%) Scrum
13 91 (8.58%) Analytics
14 88 (8.30%) Infrastructure Automation
15 86 (8.11%) Load Balancing
16 85 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
17 84 (7.92%) Computer Science
18 83 (7.83%) Deployment Automation
19 81 (7.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 462 (43.58%) Python
2 243 (22.92%) Bash
3 241 (22.74%) Java
4 159 (15.00%) SQL
5 144 (13.58%) PowerShell
6 140 (13.21%) JavaScript
7 121 (11.42%) Go
8 96 (9.06%) C#
9 89 (8.40%) Ruby
10 83 (7.83%) Perl
11 80 (7.55%) TypeScript
12 60 (5.66%) T-SQL
13 47 (4.43%) Groovy
14 41 (3.87%) Shell Script
15 35 (3.30%) R
16 28 (2.64%) C++
17 19 (1.79%) C
18 16 (1.51%) VBA
19 14 (1.32%) Scala
20 12 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 114 (10.75%) Degree
2 74 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.68%) AWS Certification
5 24 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (1.60%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.57%) CCIE
11 6 (0.57%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (0.57%) CLAS
11 6 (0.57%) RHCE
11 6 (0.57%) RHCSA
12 5 (0.47%) MCSE
13 4 (0.38%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.28%) QA
2 29 (2.74%) Accessibility
3 10 (0.94%) SLA
4 8 (0.75%) GDPR
4 8 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (0.57%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.57%) RMADS
6 5 (0.47%) FATCA
6 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.38%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.094%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.094%) NIST
8 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.094%) PMO
System Software
1 441 (41.60%) Docker
2 37 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.40%) Active Directory
4 34 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.98%) Varnish
7 12 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (1.13%) XenApp
8 8 (0.75%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.66%) iptables
9 7 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.57%) vSphere
11 3 (0.28%) Ceph
11 3 (0.28%) KVM
12 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.19%) NFS
12 2 (0.19%) Samba
12 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.094%) Xen
Systems Management
1 474 (44.72%) Kubernetes
2 470 (44.34%) Terraform
3 455 (42.92%) Ansible
4 352 (33.21%) Puppet
5 246 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
6 75 (7.08%) Prometheus
7 60 (5.66%) Grafana
8 49 (4.62%) Docker Swarm
9 41 (3.87%) Salt
10 40 (3.77%) Nagios
11 22 (2.08%) SCCM
12 20 (1.89%) Consul
13 19 (1.79%) Automic
14 18 (1.70%) Kibana
15 15 (1.42%) logstash
16 14 (1.32%) Istio
17 12 (1.13%) Packer
17 12 (1.13%) SCOM
18 11 (1.04%) SCOrch
18 11 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 131 (12.36%) Google
2 115 (10.85%) Microsoft
3 77 (7.26%) VMware
4 70 (6.60%) Oracle
5 52 (4.91%) Splunk
6 49 (4.62%) ServiceNow
7 32 (3.02%) NetApp
8 28 (2.64%) SaltStack
9 26 (2.45%) Cisco
10 22 (2.08%) IBM
11 21 (1.98%) HP
11 21 (1.98%) Red Hat
12 18 (1.70%) Apple
12 18 (1.70%) Citrix
12 18 (1.70%) Cloudera
13 17 (1.60%) Sybase
14 15 (1.42%) LexisNexis
14 15 (1.42%) New Relic
15 14 (1.32%) Hortonworks
16 13 (1.23%) Salesforce.com