Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 161 170
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 500 1,192 1,471
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.54% 2.16% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.31% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 397 944 1,175
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% +6.15%
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,646 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +3.60%

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 18,389 51,493 63,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.28% 93.14% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15,151 41,437 50,875
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £109,500 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +1.00%

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 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 2020. 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 +63 149 £73,000 +4.29% 44
South London +11 28 £50,000 -16.67% 10
West London +87 19 £42,500 +13.33% 7
North London +30 5 £57,500 -8.00% 2
East London +14 5 £58,000 -31.76% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 295 (59.00%) AWS
2 282 (56.40%) DevOps
3 229 (45.80%) Python
4 228 (45.60%) Ansible
5 208 (41.60%) Azure
6 204 (40.80%) Puppet
7 196 (39.20%) Linux
8 186 (37.20%) Terraform
9 177 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
10 174 (34.80%) Kubernetes
11 162 (32.40%) Docker
12 143 (28.60%) Opscode Chef
13 138 (27.60%) Finance
14 129 (25.80%) Jenkins
15 120 (24.00%) Java
16 104 (20.80%) Infrastructure as Code
17 96 (19.20%) Git (software)
18 95 (19.00%) Go
19 93 (18.60%) Windows
20 91 (18.20%) PowerShell
21 89 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
22 84 (16.80%) Microsoft
23 83 (16.60%) IaaS
24 82 (16.40%) SaaS
24 82 (16.40%) PaaS
24 82 (16.40%) Bash Shell
25 80 (16.00%) Ruby
26 78 (15.60%) Active Directory
27 76 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
28 72 (14.40%) Test Automation

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 25 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (4.20%) IIS
3 17 (3.40%) Confluence
3 17 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.20%) Apache
5 15 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.40%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.40%) CMS
8 2 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.40%) nginx
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) CICS
9 1 (0.20%) Gentran
9 1 (0.20%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.80%) AutoCAD
1 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.40%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (3.40%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.00%) Sentinel
3 5 (1.00%) Siebel CRM
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 295 (59.00%) AWS
2 208 (41.60%) Azure
3 83 (16.60%) IaaS
4 82 (16.40%) PaaS
4 82 (16.40%) SaaS
5 71 (14.20%) GCP
6 50 (10.00%) Serverless
7 47 (9.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 44 (8.80%) Office 365
9 37 (7.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 34 (6.80%) Amazon S3
11 30 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 27 (5.40%) Amazon EC2
12 27 (5.40%) Cloud Computing
12 27 (5.40%) GitHub
13 25 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
13 25 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 18 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
15 17 (3.40%) Akamai
15 17 (3.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 32 (6.40%) DNS
3 29 (5.80%) Firewall
4 18 (3.60%) HTTP
5 17 (3.40%) WebEx
6 13 (2.60%) VPN
7 11 (2.20%) Network Security
7 11 (2.20%) SAN
8 10 (2.00%) Internet
8 10 (2.00%) Kerberos
8 10 (2.00%) SSH
9 7 (1.40%) LAN
9 7 (1.40%) WAN
10 6 (1.20%) DHCP
10 6 (1.20%) DSL
10 6 (1.20%) VoIP
11 4 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (0.60%) FTP
12 3 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.20%) Hadoop
3 27 (5.40%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.00%) MySQL
5 22 (4.40%) Big Data
6 14 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (2.80%) Redis
6 14 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (1.60%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.60%) OLTP
9 6 (1.20%) Amazon Athena
9 6 (1.20%) Amazon Aurora
10 5 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.00%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.00%) Siebel EIM
10 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 129 (25.80%) Jenkins
2 96 (19.20%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 40 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 37 (7.40%) GitLab
6 36 (7.20%) Selenium
7 34 (6.80%) JIRA
8 24 (4.80%) Bitbucket
9 19 (3.80%) TeamCity
10 17 (3.40%) Vagrant
11 13 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.20%) Artifactory
14 10 (2.00%) Subversion
15 8 (1.60%) Charles Proxy
15 8 (1.60%) Xcode
16 7 (1.40%) Maven
16 7 (1.40%) Visual Studio
17 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 138 (27.60%) Finance
2 34 (6.80%) Banking
3 29 (5.80%) Law
4 27 (5.40%) Public Sector
5 16 (3.20%) Retail
6 13 (2.60%) Advertising
7 6 (1.20%) Electronics
7 6 (1.20%) Games
8 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.80%) Front Office
10 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Marketing
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (31.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 57 (11.40%) AWS Engineer
3 49 (9.80%) Platform Engineer
4 40 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 39 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.00%) AWS DevOps
7 30 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
8 27 (5.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 25 (5.00%) Architect
10 22 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.20%) Azure Engineer
11 21 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 21 (4.20%) Developer
12 19 (3.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 17 (3.40%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 16 (3.20%) Administrator
14 16 (3.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 16 (3.20%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 16 (3.20%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.20%) Web Services
2 33 (6.60%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (4.60%) .NET
4 19 (3.80%) REST
5 18 (3.60%) Kafka
6 17 (3.40%) XMPP
7 16 (3.20%) CSS
8 15 (3.00%) HTML
8 15 (3.00%) J2EE
9 12 (2.40%) Node.js
10 11 (2.20%) JSON
10 11 (2.20%) LDAP
10 11 (2.20%) SOAP
10 11 (2.20%) Spring
11 10 (2.00%) OAuth
12 9 (1.80%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.60%) Shiny
14 7 (1.40%) HTML5
14 7 (1.40%) React
15 6 (1.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.60%) Public Cloud
2 35 (7.00%) Cloud Native
3 27 (5.40%) CMDB
4 22 (4.40%) User Experience
5 21 (4.20%) Social Network
6 19 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.20%) FMCG
9 13 (2.60%) Data Centre
9 13 (2.60%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.40%) Hedge funds
11 11 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.20%) Analogue Electronics
14 6 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (1.00%) Replication
15 5 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 196 (39.20%) Linux
2 93 (18.60%) Windows
3 48 (9.60%) Unix
4 46 (9.20%) CentOS
5 45 (9.00%) Windows Server
6 26 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 13 (2.60%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.40%) Windows Server 2016
11 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.60%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.00%) CoreOS
13 5 (1.00%) zOS
14 4 (0.80%) Mesosphere
15 3 (0.60%) Android
15 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
16 2 (0.40%) FreeBSD
17 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (56.40%) DevOps
2 177 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (20.80%) Infrastructure as Code
4 89 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
6 72 (14.40%) Test Automation
7 69 (13.80%) Microservices
8 60 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
8 60 (12.00%) Scrum
9 58 (11.60%) ITIL
10 55 (11.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 51 (10.20%) TDD
12 50 (10.00%) Load Balancing
13 49 (9.80%) Fintech
13 49 (9.80%) Infrastructure Automation
14 46 (9.20%) Migration
14 46 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
15 45 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 45 (9.00%) Open Source
16 42 (8.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 229 (45.80%) Python
2 120 (24.00%) Java
3 95 (19.00%) Go
4 91 (18.20%) PowerShell
5 82 (16.40%) Bash Shell
6 80 (16.00%) Ruby
7 66 (13.20%) JavaScript
8 64 (12.80%) C#
9 46 (9.20%) SQL
10 27 (5.40%) PHP
11 13 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.40%) C++
13 11 (2.20%) Perl
14 9 (1.80%) Groovy
14 9 (1.80%) R
14 9 (1.80%) VB
15 6 (1.20%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.20%) C
16 3 (0.60%) Erlang
17 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (6.40%) AWS Certification
2 28 (5.60%) Degree
2 28 (5.60%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.20%) ISEB
7 6 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.20%) RHCE
8 4 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.80%) CISSP
9 3 (0.60%) CCNA
9 3 (0.60%) CCNP
9 3 (0.60%) CISM
9 3 (0.60%) MCITP
9 3 (0.60%) OCP
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.60%) QA
1 23 (4.60%) SLA
2 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.60%) FINRA
3 3 (0.60%) PMO
4 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) NIST
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 162 (32.40%) Docker
2 78 (15.60%) Active Directory
3 57 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (4.40%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (1.20%) Samba
6 6 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.40%) LXC
9 2 (0.40%) vSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.20%) HDFS
10 1 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 228 (45.60%) Ansible
2 204 (40.80%) Puppet
3 186 (37.20%) Terraform
4 174 (34.80%) Kubernetes
5 143 (28.60%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (11.60%) SCCM
7 36 (7.20%) Prometheus
8 28 (5.60%) Grafana
9 24 (4.80%) Graphite
10 23 (4.60%) Istio
11 18 (3.60%) Single Sign-On
12 15 (3.00%) Consul
12 15 (3.00%) Salt
13 14 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
13 14 (2.80%) Nagios
13 14 (2.80%) SCVMM
14 13 (2.60%) ZABBIX
15 12 (2.40%) Microsoft Intune
15 12 (2.40%) Packer
16 10 (2.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 84 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.40%) VMware
3 38 (7.60%) Cisco
4 36 (7.20%) Google
5 26 (5.20%) Splunk
6 25 (5.00%) Oracle
7 24 (4.80%) New Relic
8 22 (4.40%) Citrix
9 21 (4.20%) Red Hat
10 19 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (3.60%) SAP
12 17 (3.40%) Adobe
12 17 (3.40%) hybris
13 15 (3.00%) Cloudera
14 12 (2.40%) HP
15 11 (2.20%) ServiceNow
16 10 (2.00%) Apple
17 9 (1.80%) Tableau
18 7 (1.40%) AppDynamics
18 7 (1.40%) LogicMonitor