Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 146 162
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,486 1,821 1,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.16% 2.41% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.60% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,164 1,291 1,377
London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 63,073 69,966 72,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.73% 92.79% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50,474 53,535 62,509
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 £33,548
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +44 376 £65,000 - 68
West London -23 35 £50,000 -13.04% 17
South London +13 32 £57,500 -14.81% 15
East London -18 15 £91,250 +75.48% 8
North London +10 5 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 879 (59.15%) DevOps
2 792 (53.30%) Amazon AWS
3 738 (49.66%) Python
4 721 (48.52%) Ansible
5 703 (47.31%) Linux
6 693 (46.64%) Puppet
7 621 (41.79%) Docker
8 604 (40.65%) Opscode Chef
9 600 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
10 518 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
11 506 (34.05%) Jenkins
12 487 (32.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 415 (27.93%) Kubernetes
14 406 (27.32%) Finance
15 404 (27.19%) Terraform
16 343 (23.08%) Windows
17 326 (21.94%) Bash Shell
18 322 (21.67%) Ruby
19 312 (21.00%) Java
20 250 (16.82%) SQL
21 242 (16.29%) Google
22 235 (15.81%) Google Cloud Platform
23 231 (15.55%) Open Source
24 229 (15.41%) PowerShell
25 228 (15.34%) Web Services
26 223 (15.01%) Software Engineering
26 223 (15.01%) Git (software)
27 222 (14.94%) Microservices
28 208 (14.00%) VMware
29 194 (13.06%) Microsoft

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 89 (5.99%) OpenStack
2 74 (4.98%) Apache
3 72 (4.85%) Tomcat
4 52 (3.50%) Apache Spark
5 44 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 39 (2.62%) nginx
7 36 (2.42%) SharePoint
8 33 (2.22%) IIS
9 32 (2.15%) Confluence
10 31 (2.09%) WebLogic
10 31 (2.09%) WebSphere
11 30 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (0.67%) Drupal
13 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.40%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.40%) WordPress
14 5 (0.34%) lighttpd
14 5 (0.34%) Moodle
15 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 40 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.067%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.067%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.067%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.067%) HipChat
5 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 12 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.47%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.47%) SAP MM
4 6 (0.40%) Magento
4 6 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.34%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.13%) Kondor
6 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.13%) Shopify
7 1 (0.067%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 792 (53.30%) Amazon AWS
2 487 (32.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 235 (15.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 133 (8.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 119 (8.01%) Serverless
6 85 (5.72%) Amazon EC2
7 79 (5.32%) SaaS
8 74 (4.98%) Amazon S3
8 74 (4.98%) AWS Lambda
9 71 (4.78%) PaaS
10 57 (3.84%) IaaS
11 51 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
12 48 (3.23%) GitHub
13 45 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 40 (2.69%) Office 365
15 39 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
16 37 (2.49%) OpenShift
17 35 (2.36%) Amazon ELB
18 32 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 26 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 156 (10.50%) Firewall
2 91 (6.12%) DNS
3 88 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 60 (4.04%) VPN
5 56 (3.77%) Internet
6 47 (3.16%) WAN
7 45 (3.03%) HTTP
8 33 (2.22%) BGP
9 32 (2.15%) LAN
10 30 (2.02%) SAN
11 27 (1.82%) OSPF
12 21 (1.41%) DHCP
13 19 (1.28%) VLAN
14 18 (1.21%) Multicast
15 17 (1.14%) Wireless
16 14 (0.94%) VoIP
16 14 (0.94%) WebEx
17 13 (0.87%) EIGRP
17 13 (0.87%) SSL
18 10 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 123 (8.28%) MySQL
3 103 (6.93%) Big Data
4 75 (5.05%) Amazon RDS
5 72 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 59 (3.97%) Hadoop
6 59 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 57 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 34 (2.29%) Blockchain
10 32 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 28 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (1.88%) Redis
13 27 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (1.75%) Neo4j
14 26 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (1.68%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 506 (34.05%) Jenkins
2 223 (15.01%) Git (software)
3 147 (9.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 132 (8.88%) Vagrant
5 125 (8.41%) TeamCity
6 89 (5.99%) Maven
6 89 (5.99%) Subversion
7 82 (5.52%) JIRA
8 78 (5.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 59 (3.97%) Visual Studio Team System
10 49 (3.30%) Gradle
11 42 (2.83%) Ant
12 41 (2.76%) Hudson
13 39 (2.62%) Selenium
14 30 (2.02%) Bitbucket
14 30 (2.02%) MSBuild
15 29 (1.95%) Travis CI
16 28 (1.88%) Artifactory
16 28 (1.88%) GitLab
17 27 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 406 (27.32%) Finance
2 137 (9.22%) Banking
3 76 (5.11%) Retail
4 51 (3.43%) Front Office
5 42 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 36 (2.42%) Law
6 36 (2.42%) Legal
7 35 (2.36%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.02%) Games
10 15 (1.01%) Marketing
11 14 (0.94%) Advertising
12 13 (0.87%) Publishing
13 12 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.74%) Back Office
15 9 (0.61%) International Banking
16 7 (0.47%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.40%) Military
18 5 (0.34%) Billing
19 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 507 (34.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 154 (10.36%) AWS Engineer
3 153 (10.30%) Developer
4 127 (8.55%) AWS DevOps
5 121 (8.14%) Administrator
5 121 (8.14%) Senior DevOps
6 108 (7.27%) Architect
7 102 (6.86%) Linux Engineer
8 101 (6.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 101 (6.80%) Cloud Engineer
9 85 (5.72%) Systems Administrator
10 80 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 68 (4.58%) Python Engineer
12 63 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 62 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
14 60 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
14 60 (4.04%) Platform Engineer
14 60 (4.04%) Software Engineer
15 58 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 57 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (15.34%) Web Services
2 170 (11.44%) .NET
3 125 (8.41%) Node.js
4 104 (7.00%) REST
5 68 (4.58%) HTML
6 67 (4.51%) Elastic Stack
7 65 (4.37%) LAMP
7 65 (4.37%) SOAP
8 64 (4.31%) React
9 55 (3.70%) CSS
10 53 (3.57%) JSON
10 53 (3.57%) XML
11 48 (3.23%) AngularJS
11 48 (3.23%) J2EE
12 46 (3.10%) Spring
13 45 (3.03%) J2SE
14 43 (2.89%) Redux
15 38 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
16 35 (2.36%) Kafka
17 32 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.35%) Public Cloud
2 134 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 130 (8.75%) Fintech
4 123 (8.28%) Enterprise Software
5 113 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
6 95 (6.39%) Computer Science
7 61 (4.10%) Hedge funds
8 52 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
9 50 (3.36%) Management Information System
10 44 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
11 40 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 35 (2.36%) Blog
13 34 (2.29%) CMDB
14 32 (2.15%) Clustering
15 30 (2.02%) Cloud Native
16 28 (1.88%) Private Cloud
17 27 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 27 (1.82%) User Experience
18 23 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
18 23 (1.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 703 (47.31%) Linux
2 343 (23.08%) Windows
3 152 (10.23%) CentOS
4 145 (9.76%) Unix
5 114 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 111 (7.47%) Windows Server
7 63 (4.24%) Ubuntu
8 54 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.88%) Debian
10 26 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.35%) Fedora
12 17 (1.14%) Solaris
12 17 (1.14%) Windows 7
13 15 (1.01%) Android
13 15 (1.01%) VMS
14 13 (0.87%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.74%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.61%) CoreOS
17 9 (0.61%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 879 (59.15%) DevOps
2 600 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 518 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
4 231 (15.55%) Open Source
5 223 (15.01%) Software Engineering
6 222 (14.94%) Microservices
7 189 (12.72%) Scrum
8 159 (10.70%) High Availability
9 158 (10.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 158 (10.63%) Deployment Automation
10 149 (10.03%) ITIL
11 138 (9.29%) TDD
12 133 (8.95%) Test Automation
13 132 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 125 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
15 106 (7.13%) Change Management
16 103 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 92 (6.19%) SDLC
18 83 (5.59%) Mentoring
19 82 (5.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 738 (49.66%) Python
2 326 (21.94%) Bash Shell
3 322 (21.67%) Ruby
4 312 (21.00%) Java
5 250 (16.82%) SQL
6 229 (15.41%) PowerShell
7 164 (11.04%) Go
8 153 (10.30%) Perl
9 150 (10.09%) C#
10 130 (8.75%) JavaScript
11 92 (6.19%) PHP
12 58 (3.90%) Shell Script
13 45 (3.03%) C++
14 39 (2.62%) R
15 27 (1.82%) Korn
15 27 (1.82%) Scala
16 26 (1.75%) C
17 25 (1.68%) Bourne shell
18 20 (1.35%) T-SQL
19 19 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 189 (12.72%) Degree
2 63 (4.24%) AWS Certification
3 51 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 46 (3.10%) Master's Degree
5 31 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.75%) MCSE
6 26 (1.75%) RHCE
7 25 (1.68%) CISSP
8 24 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 22 (1.48%) SC Cleared
10 18 (1.21%) MCSA
10 18 (1.21%) RHCSA
11 14 (0.94%) MCP
11 14 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
12 13 (0.87%) RHCA
13 12 (0.81%) DV Cleared
14 11 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (0.67%) CCNP
16 8 (0.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.39%) QA
2 36 (2.42%) GDPR
2 36 (2.42%) SLA
3 28 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.34%) COBIT
6 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.20%) DICOM
7 3 (0.20%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.20%) HL7
7 3 (0.20%) PMO
8 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 621 (41.79%) Docker
2 146 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (6.46%) Active Directory
4 65 (4.37%) Hyper-V
5 41 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
6 37 (2.49%) VirtualBox
7 27 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.21%) KVM
9 10 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.61%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.47%) HDFS
11 7 (0.47%) iptables
11 7 (0.47%) QEMU
11 7 (0.47%) Xen
12 6 (0.40%) LXC
12 6 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.40%) XenServer
13 5 (0.34%) vCloud
13 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 721 (48.52%) Ansible
2 693 (46.64%) Puppet
3 604 (40.65%) Opscode Chef
4 415 (27.93%) Kubernetes
5 404 (27.19%) Terraform
6 184 (12.38%) Salt
7 111 (7.47%) Docker Swarm
8 87 (5.85%) Nagios
9 67 (4.51%) Packer
10 61 (4.10%) ZABBIX
11 56 (3.77%) Consul
11 56 (3.77%) Grafana
12 45 (3.03%) Graphite
13 40 (2.69%) Prometheus
14 27 (1.82%) logstash
14 27 (1.82%) Opsview
15 26 (1.75%) Mesos
16 22 (1.48%) Capistrano
17 20 (1.35%) Kibana
18 17 (1.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 242 (16.29%) Google
2 208 (14.00%) VMware
3 194 (13.06%) Microsoft
4 178 (11.98%) Red Hat
5 76 (5.11%) Splunk
6 59 (3.97%) IBM
7 58 (3.90%) New Relic
8 54 (3.63%) Cisco
9 50 (3.36%) Oracle
10 43 (2.89%) SAP
11 37 (2.49%) SaltStack
11 37 (2.49%) ServiceNow
12 36 (2.42%) Cloudera
13 31 (2.09%) Hortonworks
14 27 (1.82%) Atlassian
14 27 (1.82%) Citrix
15 21 (1.41%) Talend
16 20 (1.35%) Apple
16 20 (1.35%) HP
17 19 (1.28%) Informatica