Period
to 22 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 155 185 152
Rank change year-on-year +30 -33 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 708 871 1,378
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.25% 1.95% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.08% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 535 641 1,060
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,500 £53,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 29,536 41,850 56,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.73% 93.86% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23,243 34,004 45,863
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% +5.83%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £101,250 £97,200
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 +13 155 £72,500 +3.57% 55
South London +21 57 £60,000 -7.69% 5
West London +55 33 £70,000 +64.71% 19
North London +26 1 £87,500 +66.67%
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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.

1 459 (64.83%) AWS
2 428 (60.45%) DevOps
3 349 (49.29%) Python
4 346 (48.87%) Ansible
5 334 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
6 318 (44.92%) Terraform
7 296 (41.81%) Docker
8 295 (41.67%) Kubernetes
9 286 (40.40%) Puppet
10 274 (38.70%) Azure
11 258 (36.44%) Jenkins
12 237 (33.47%) Linux
13 211 (29.80%) Opscode Chef
14 210 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
15 160 (22.60%) Java
16 154 (21.75%) SQL
17 152 (21.47%) GCP
18 135 (19.07%) Windows
19 131 (18.50%) Infrastructure as Code
20 129 (18.22%) Software Engineering
21 124 (17.51%) Finance
22 123 (17.37%) Test Automation
23 121 (17.09%) JavaScript
24 120 (16.95%) Open Source
25 119 (16.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 115 (16.24%) Bash Shell
27 114 (16.10%) Git (software)
28 97 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
29 95 (13.42%) Microservices
29 95 (13.42%) Deployment 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 65 (9.18%) Apache Spark
2 23 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.11%) JBoss
4 17 (2.40%) CMS
4 17 (2.40%) IIS
4 17 (2.40%) Red Hat Fuse
5 16 (2.26%) Apache
5 16 (2.26%) Apache ServiceMix
6 13 (1.84%) Confluence
7 10 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.27%) Drupal
9 8 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
9 8 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.99%) nginx
11 6 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.71%) Facebook Platform
12 5 (0.71%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.13%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.28%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 459 (64.83%) AWS
2 274 (38.70%) Azure
3 152 (21.47%) GCP
4 94 (13.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 77 (10.88%) Serverless
6 63 (8.90%) SaaS
7 61 (8.62%) IaaS
8 58 (8.19%) GitHub
9 55 (7.77%) PaaS
10 54 (7.63%) IBM Cloud
11 51 (7.20%) Amazon EMR
12 44 (6.21%) Amazon ECS
13 37 (5.23%) Amazon EC2
14 33 (4.66%) Amazon EKS
15 32 (4.52%) Amazon S3
16 23 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
17 21 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
18 20 (2.82%) Cloud Functions
18 20 (2.82%) Google App Engine
19 19 (2.68%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.91%) Firewall
2 28 (3.95%) DNS
3 24 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.98%) DHCP
4 14 (1.98%) SAN
5 13 (1.84%) VPN
6 12 (1.69%) Internet
6 12 (1.69%) Network Security
7 9 (1.27%) BGP
7 9 (1.27%) HTTP
7 9 (1.27%) SSL
8 8 (1.13%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.99%) FTP
9 7 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.99%) Multicast
9 7 (0.99%) SSH
10 6 (0.85%) NAS
10 6 (0.85%) SMTP
10 6 (0.85%) tcpdump
10 6 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.71%) NoSQL
2 75 (10.59%) Big Data
3 74 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 68 (9.60%) Hadoop
5 61 (8.62%) Amazon Redshift
6 54 (7.63%) Neo4j
7 51 (7.20%) Amazon Athena
8 48 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (6.50%) Electronic Patient Records
10 41 (5.79%) MySQL
11 33 (4.66%) Relational Database
12 26 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (3.25%) MongoDB
14 22 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 16 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.84%) OLTP
18 12 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 258 (36.44%) Jenkins
2 119 (16.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 114 (16.10%) Git (software)
4 75 (10.59%) GitLab
5 70 (9.89%) Vagrant
6 68 (9.60%) JIRA
7 61 (8.62%) TeamCity
8 48 (6.78%) Selenium
9 43 (6.07%) Cucumber
10 41 (5.79%) Bitbucket
11 31 (4.38%) Visual Studio
12 29 (4.10%) Sonatype Nexus
13 28 (3.95%) MSI
13 28 (3.95%) WiX
14 26 (3.67%) Artifactory
14 26 (3.67%) Subversion
15 15 (2.12%) Maven
16 14 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (1.98%) Travis CI
17 12 (1.69%) Gradle
General
1 124 (17.51%) Finance
2 42 (5.93%) Banking
3 36 (5.08%) Retail
4 15 (2.12%) Marketing
5 14 (1.98%) Legal
6 13 (1.84%) Games
7 12 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.55%) Law
9 10 (1.41%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.13%) Public Sector
11 7 (0.99%) Front Office
11 7 (0.99%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.71%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.56%) Advertising
14 3 (0.42%) Back Office
14 3 (0.42%) Housing Association
14 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.42%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.28%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 247 (34.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 78 (11.02%) Architect
2 78 (11.02%) AWS Engineer
3 76 (10.73%) Senior DevOps
4 69 (9.75%) AWS DevOps
5 68 (9.60%) Platform Engineer
6 66 (9.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 61 (8.62%) Developer
8 56 (7.91%) Data Engineer
9 53 (7.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 41 (5.79%) Analyst
11 40 (5.65%) Consultant
11 40 (5.65%) Senior Developer
12 29 (4.10%) AWS Architect
12 29 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
13 28 (3.95%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (3.53%) Lead DevOps
16 23 (3.25%) DBA
16 23 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (8.76%) Node.js
2 54 (7.63%) Spark Streaming
3 53 (7.49%) REST
3 53 (7.49%) Web Services
4 52 (7.34%) React
5 48 (6.78%) .NET
6 46 (6.50%) CSS
6 46 (6.50%) HTML
7 43 (6.07%) Elastic Stack
8 38 (5.37%) AngularJS
8 38 (5.37%) Vue.js
9 37 (5.23%) RESTful
10 30 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (4.24%) HTML5 Canvas
11 28 (3.95%) Aurelia
11 28 (3.95%) Entity Framework
11 28 (3.95%) NHibernate
11 28 (3.95%) SVG
12 23 (3.25%) Kafka
13 17 (2.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.05%) Self-Motivation
2 47 (6.64%) Cloud Native
3 44 (6.21%) Virtual Team
4 39 (5.51%) User Experience
5 28 (3.95%) Client/Server
5 28 (3.95%) Public Cloud
5 28 (3.95%) Web 2.0
6 24 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.39%) CMDB
7 19 (2.68%) Social Network
8 17 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 15 (2.12%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 13 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (1.41%) Clustering
14 9 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 237 (33.47%) Linux
2 135 (19.07%) Windows
3 60 (8.47%) Unix
4 48 (6.78%) CentOS
5 47 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (3.11%) Ubuntu
6 22 (3.11%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.13%) CoreOS
7 8 (1.13%) zOS
8 7 (0.99%) Debian
8 7 (0.99%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.85%) VMS
9 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.56%) Android
11 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (60.45%) DevOps
2 334 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
4 131 (18.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 129 (18.22%) Software Engineering
6 123 (17.37%) Test Automation
7 120 (16.95%) Open Source
8 97 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 95 (13.42%) Deployment Automation
9 95 (13.42%) Microservices
10 85 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
11 82 (11.58%) Artificial Intelligence
12 74 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 72 (10.17%) Data Engineering
13 72 (10.17%) Data Science
14 69 (9.75%) Project Management
15 67 (9.46%) Analytics
15 67 (9.46%) ETL
16 64 (9.04%) Scrum
17 62 (8.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 349 (49.29%) Python
2 160 (22.60%) Java
3 154 (21.75%) SQL
4 121 (17.09%) JavaScript
5 115 (16.24%) Bash Shell
6 89 (12.57%) C#
7 85 (12.01%) PowerShell
8 76 (10.73%) Ruby
9 75 (10.59%) Go
10 40 (5.65%) T-SQL
11 32 (4.52%) Perl
12 31 (4.38%) TypeScript
13 14 (1.98%) C++
14 13 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.55%) C
15 11 (1.55%) PHP
16 7 (0.99%) R
17 6 (0.85%) Groovy
17 6 (0.85%) Scala
18 4 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 81 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.47%) Degree
3 57 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.82%) AWS Certification
5 18 (2.54%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.41%) CISSP
8 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.56%) RHCE
10 3 (0.42%) MCSE
10 3 (0.42%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.28%) CCNA
11 2 (0.28%) CCNP
11 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.28%) PhD
11 2 (0.28%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.28%) SSCP
12 1 (0.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.66%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) SLA
3 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.56%) EMIR
4 4 (0.56%) GRC
4 4 (0.56%) MiFID
5 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.28%) GDPR
6 2 (0.28%) NIST
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 296 (41.81%) Docker
2 56 (7.91%) VirtualBox
3 53 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (7.20%) Active Directory
5 19 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.13%) NFS
8 6 (0.85%) Firmware
8 6 (0.85%) KVM
8 6 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.71%) iptables
10 3 (0.42%) Xen
11 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.28%) Ceph
11 2 (0.28%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.28%) Varnish
11 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.14%) LXC
12 1 (0.14%) oVirt
12 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 346 (48.87%) Ansible
2 318 (44.92%) Terraform
3 295 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 286 (40.40%) Puppet
5 211 (29.80%) Opscode Chef
6 84 (11.86%) Docker Swarm
7 54 (7.63%) Prometheus
8 46 (6.50%) Grafana
9 29 (4.10%) Istio
10 25 (3.53%) Nagios
11 24 (3.39%) Salt
12 20 (2.82%) Graphite
13 19 (2.68%) Fortio
13 19 (2.68%) Kiali
13 19 (2.68%) Packer
13 19 (2.68%) ZABBIX
14 11 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
14 11 (1.55%) SCCM
15 9 (1.27%) Consul
15 9 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 89 (12.57%) Google
3 75 (10.59%) IBM
4 66 (9.32%) VMware
5 59 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 59 (8.33%) Hortonworks
6 54 (7.63%) Informatica
7 47 (6.64%) Oracle
7 47 (6.64%) Talend
8 31 (4.38%) Atlassian
8 31 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (3.81%) Red Hat
10 26 (3.67%) Splunk
11 20 (2.82%) Adobe
11 20 (2.82%) Dell
12 16 (2.26%) MuleSoft
12 16 (2.26%) TIBCO
12 16 (2.26%) UiPath
12 16 (2.26%) WSO2
13 10 (1.41%) ServiceNow