Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 153 149
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,333 1,612 1,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.28% 2.34% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.52% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 1,310 1,235
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £64,181
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.17% +6.97%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £89,500
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 53,818 63,905 63,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.20% 92.72% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43,426 51,749 52,315
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £34,075
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 -19 322 £67,500 +8.00% 13
South London +44 58 £60,000 -7.69% 10
West London +3 25 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East London +26 6 £82,500 +20.00%
North London +17 6 £58,750 -26.56%
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 804 (60.32%) DevOps
2 737 (55.29%) Amazon AWS
3 684 (51.31%) Ansible
4 660 (49.51%) Linux
5 616 (46.21%) Puppet
6 580 (43.51%) Python
7 531 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
8 496 (37.21%) Docker
9 490 (36.76%) Opscode Chef
10 480 (36.01%) Microsoft Azure
11 423 (31.73%) Jenkins
12 408 (30.61%) Kubernetes
13 379 (28.43%) Windows
14 359 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
15 340 (25.51%) Finance
16 310 (23.26%) Java
17 308 (23.11%) Bash Shell
18 288 (21.61%) Terraform
19 282 (21.16%) PowerShell
20 236 (17.70%) Open Source
21 212 (15.90%) Git (software)
22 208 (15.60%) Infrastructure as Code
23 206 (15.45%) Ruby
24 205 (15.38%) SQL
25 203 (15.23%) Google Cloud Platform
26 195 (14.63%) Microsoft
27 181 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
28 176 (13.20%) Web Services
29 169 (12.68%) .NET
30 168 (12.60%) ITIL

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
1 109 (8.18%) Apache
2 82 (6.15%) Apache Spark
3 68 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 49 (3.68%) OpenStack
5 45 (3.38%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.23%) Confluence
7 41 (3.08%) IIS
8 36 (2.70%) SharePoint
9 35 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
9 35 (2.63%) nginx
10 29 (2.18%) CMS
11 25 (1.88%) JBoss
11 25 (1.88%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
13 15 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (1.05%) MS Exchange
14 14 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
15 13 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 24 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
2 10 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) HFM
6 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.075%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.075%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 737 (55.29%) Amazon AWS
2 480 (36.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 203 (15.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 115 (8.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 105 (7.88%) SaaS
6 76 (5.70%) PaaS
7 70 (5.25%) Serverless
8 67 (5.03%) GitHub
9 66 (4.95%) Office 365
10 58 (4.35%) IaaS
11 54 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
12 45 (3.38%) Amazon S3
13 41 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
14 35 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
15 31 (2.33%) Route 53
16 28 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
17 25 (1.88%) Slack
18 24 (1.80%) OpenShift
19 23 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 22 (1.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 150 (11.25%) Firewall
2 85 (6.38%) DNS
3 70 (5.25%) TCP/IP
4 48 (3.60%) VLAN
5 43 (3.23%) WAN
6 42 (3.15%) SAN
7 39 (2.93%) LAN
8 33 (2.48%) Internet
8 33 (2.48%) SSL
9 22 (1.65%) VoIP
10 20 (1.50%) VPN
11 16 (1.20%) iSCSI
12 15 (1.13%) DHCP
12 15 (1.13%) FTP
12 15 (1.13%) SMTP
13 14 (1.05%) Network Security
14 13 (0.98%) WLAN
15 12 (0.90%) BGP
15 12 (0.90%) HTTP
15 12 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
3 75 (5.63%) MySQL
4 70 (5.25%) MongoDB
5 69 (5.18%) Big Data
6 47 (3.53%) Hadoop
7 45 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
9 39 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (2.63%) Relational Database
11 32 (2.40%) NoSQL
12 26 (1.95%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.43%) Power BI
15 19 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 18 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
16 18 (1.35%) RDBMS
17 17 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 423 (31.73%) Jenkins
2 212 (15.90%) Git (software)
3 141 (10.58%) TeamCity
4 119 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 100 (7.50%) Maven
6 99 (7.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 90 (6.75%) JIRA
8 67 (5.03%) Gradle
9 66 (4.95%) Ant
10 56 (4.20%) Vagrant
11 53 (3.98%) Subversion
11 53 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 53 (3.98%) Travis CI
12 49 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 43 (3.23%) GitLab
14 41 (3.08%) Selenium
15 39 (2.93%) IBM UrbanCode
16 32 (2.40%) Hudson
17 23 (1.73%) MSBuild
18 16 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 340 (25.51%) Finance
2 121 (9.08%) Banking
3 70 (5.25%) Financial Institution
4 59 (4.43%) Retail
5 40 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.85%) Marketing
7 28 (2.10%) Legal
8 23 (1.73%) Law
9 21 (1.58%) Advertising
10 15 (1.13%) Games
11 7 (0.53%) Publishing
12 6 (0.45%) Front Office
12 6 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.23%) Back Office
14 3 (0.23%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.23%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.075%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 496 (37.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 190 (14.25%) AWS Engineer
3 164 (12.30%) Senior DevOps
4 145 (10.88%) AWS DevOps
5 135 (10.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 116 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 105 (7.88%) Developer
8 102 (7.65%) Cloud Engineer
9 99 (7.43%) Architect
10 89 (6.68%) Linux Engineer
11 69 (5.18%) Analyst
12 64 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 56 (4.20%) Consultant
14 51 (3.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 49 (3.68%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 49 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 48 (3.60%) DevOps Consultant
17 45 (3.38%) Administrator
18 42 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
19 41 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (13.20%) Web Services
2 169 (12.68%) .NET
3 114 (8.55%) Elastic Stack
4 81 (6.08%) Node.js
5 61 (4.58%) Kafka
6 57 (4.28%) XML
7 50 (3.75%) HTML
8 47 (3.53%) JSON
9 42 (3.15%) CSS
9 42 (3.15%) LAMP
10 38 (2.85%) Spring
11 33 (2.48%) REST
12 28 (2.10%) Spring Boot
13 27 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (1.65%) jQuery
14 22 (1.65%) LEMP Stack
15 21 (1.58%) React
15 21 (1.58%) RESTful
16 20 (1.50%) LAPP Stack
16 20 (1.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 153 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 119 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (7.73%) Fintech
4 87 (6.53%) Enterprise Software
5 85 (6.38%) Public Cloud
6 57 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
7 53 (3.98%) Management Information System
8 38 (2.85%) Cloud Native
9 36 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
10 34 (2.55%) User Experience
11 32 (2.40%) CMDB
12 30 (2.25%) Hedge funds
13 28 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
14 27 (2.03%) PlayStation
15 25 (1.88%) Data Structures
15 25 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
16 24 (1.80%) Algorithms
16 24 (1.80%) Replication
17 23 (1.73%) Clustering
18 19 (1.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 660 (49.51%) Linux
2 379 (28.43%) Windows
3 114 (8.55%) Windows Server
4 99 (7.43%) Unix
5 92 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (4.73%) CentOS
7 61 (4.58%) Ubuntu
8 30 (2.25%) Windows 10
9 27 (2.03%) Mesosphere
10 22 (1.65%) Windows 7
11 18 (1.35%) Fedora
12 17 (1.28%) Apple iOS
13 16 (1.20%) SUSE
14 15 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (1.05%) Android
16 13 (0.98%) Debian
17 11 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (0.60%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.60%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.60%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (60.32%) DevOps
2 531 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
3 359 (26.93%) Continuous Integration
4 236 (17.70%) Open Source
5 208 (15.60%) Infrastructure as Code
6 181 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
7 168 (12.60%) ITIL
8 156 (11.70%) Software Engineering
9 140 (10.50%) Microservices
10 138 (10.35%) Migration
11 131 (9.83%) Test Automation
12 121 (9.08%) Scrum
13 116 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 113 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 111 (8.33%) Change Management
16 98 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
17 94 (7.05%) Project Management
18 92 (6.90%) SDLC
19 90 (6.75%) Analytics
20 88 (6.60%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 580 (43.51%) Python
2 310 (23.26%) Java
3 308 (23.11%) Bash Shell
4 282 (21.16%) PowerShell
5 206 (15.45%) Ruby
6 205 (15.38%) SQL
7 117 (8.78%) JavaScript
8 100 (7.50%) Go
9 89 (6.68%) C#
10 79 (5.93%) Perl
11 51 (3.83%) C
12 45 (3.38%) PHP
13 30 (2.25%) C++
13 30 (2.25%) T-SQL
14 28 (2.10%) PL/SQL
15 27 (2.03%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.43%) Groovy
17 15 (1.13%) Scala
18 7 (0.53%) R
19 5 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 145 (10.88%) Degree
2 46 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 36 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (2.33%) AWS Certification
7 28 (2.10%) SC Cleared
8 18 (1.35%) HND
9 17 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (1.28%) DV Cleared
10 16 (1.20%) MCSE
11 14 (1.05%) Master's Degree
12 13 (0.98%) CCNA
13 11 (0.83%) CCNP
14 9 (0.68%) CISSP
14 9 (0.68%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.45%) CCIE
16 5 (0.38%) MCDST
16 5 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (6.98%) QA
2 29 (2.18%) SLA
3 21 (1.58%) GDPR
4 19 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 16 (1.20%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) PMO
7 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.075%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 496 (37.21%) Docker
2 129 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (7.80%) Active Directory
4 81 (6.08%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.98%) VirtualBox
7 11 (0.83%) Firmware
8 10 (0.75%) DFS Replication
9 9 (0.68%) KVM
10 8 (0.60%) Varnish
11 7 (0.53%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.38%) NFS
13 5 (0.38%) XenApp
14 4 (0.30%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 2 (0.15%) Samba
16 2 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 684 (51.31%) Ansible
2 616 (46.21%) Puppet
3 490 (36.76%) Opscode Chef
4 408 (30.61%) Kubernetes
5 288 (21.61%) Terraform
6 129 (9.68%) Salt
7 71 (5.33%) Nagios
8 67 (5.03%) Prometheus
9 52 (3.90%) Grafana
10 47 (3.53%) Packer
11 44 (3.30%) Docker Swarm
12 37 (2.78%) SCCM
13 34 (2.55%) SCOM
14 33 (2.48%) Consul
15 28 (2.10%) Automic
16 17 (1.28%) Rancher
17 14 (1.05%) Control-M
17 14 (1.05%) Graphite
17 14 (1.05%) HAProxy
17 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 195 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 160 (12.00%) VMware
3 157 (11.78%) Google
4 122 (9.15%) Oracle
5 89 (6.68%) Splunk
6 87 (6.53%) Red Hat
7 49 (3.68%) Cisco
7 49 (3.68%) SaltStack
8 46 (3.45%) Atlassian
9 38 (2.85%) ServiceNow
10 29 (2.18%) Ivanti
11 27 (2.03%) Citrix
11 27 (2.03%) New Relic
12 25 (1.88%) IBM
13 21 (1.58%) AppDynamics
13 21 (1.58%) HP
14 20 (1.50%) MuleSoft
15 19 (1.43%) Dynatrace
15 19 (1.43%) EMC
15 19 (1.43%) SolarWinds