Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 168 136
Rank change year-on-year -3 -32 +24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,142 1,457 1,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.08% 2.16% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.33% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 818 1,109 1,411
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £44,925 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,875 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +0.88% +3.64%

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 51,006 62,455 71,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.09% 92.46% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41,079 50,567 54,751
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -13 287 £70,000 +7.69% 51
South London +36 72 £60,000 +9.09% 13
East London +27 24 £74,000 +13.85% 9
West London +18 24 £37,500 -11.76% 15
North London +3 7 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 683 (59.81%) DevOps
2 592 (51.84%) AWS
3 579 (50.70%) Ansible
4 539 (47.20%) Python
5 532 (46.58%) Linux
6 527 (46.15%) Docker
7 508 (44.48%) Puppet
8 449 (39.32%) Azure
9 443 (38.79%) Kubernetes
10 432 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
11 430 (37.65%) Terraform
12 381 (33.36%) Opscode Chef
13 354 (31.00%) Jenkins
14 329 (28.81%) Windows
15 300 (26.27%) Java
16 290 (25.39%) Infrastructure as Code
17 289 (25.31%) Finance
17 289 (25.31%) Bash Shell
18 287 (25.13%) PowerShell
19 242 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
20 232 (20.32%) GCP
21 202 (17.69%) Git (software)
22 193 (16.90%) SQL
23 189 (16.55%) Ruby
23 189 (16.55%) Open Source
24 164 (14.36%) Go
25 162 (14.19%) Software Engineering
26 160 (14.01%) .NET
27 154 (13.49%) Microsoft
28 152 (13.31%) C#

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 59 (5.17%) Apache
2 52 (4.55%) Confluence
2 52 (4.55%) IIS
3 49 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 43 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 35 (3.06%) CMS
7 33 (2.89%) nginx
8 31 (2.71%) WebSphere
9 29 (2.54%) OpenStack
10 25 (2.19%) SharePoint
11 18 (1.58%) JBoss
12 15 (1.31%) Apache TomEE
13 11 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.70%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.53%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.53%) MS Exchange
16 6 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.088%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.35%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.088%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.088%) HFM
4 1 (0.088%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 592 (51.84%) AWS
2 449 (39.32%) Azure
3 232 (20.32%) GCP
4 130 (11.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 111 (9.72%) SaaS
6 86 (7.53%) PaaS
7 72 (6.30%) IaaS
8 57 (4.99%) Serverless
9 49 (4.29%) Office 365
10 48 (4.20%) GitHub
11 41 (3.59%) Amazon EKS
12 35 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
12 35 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (2.71%) Amazon ECS
14 26 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
15 25 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
15 25 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 23 (2.01%) Amazon EMR
16 23 (2.01%) Amazon S3
17 21 (1.84%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (11.03%) Firewall
2 96 (8.41%) DNS
3 83 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 49 (4.29%) VPN
5 36 (3.15%) HTTP
6 35 (3.06%) Internet
7 26 (2.28%) Network Security
8 23 (2.01%) SSL
9 22 (1.93%) Intranet
10 21 (1.84%) DHCP
11 19 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (1.58%) MPLS
13 17 (1.49%) SAN
14 15 (1.31%) OSPF
15 14 (1.23%) Cisco Firepower
16 13 (1.14%) BGP
17 12 (1.05%) VLAN
18 10 (0.88%) HTTPS
18 10 (0.88%) SSH
18 10 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 73 (6.39%) Hadoop
3 64 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (5.52%) MySQL
5 54 (4.73%) Big Data
5 54 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 43 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 32 (2.80%) RDBMS
8 24 (2.10%) Neo4j
9 23 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 22 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.75%) Amazon Athena
12 20 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (1.58%) Amazon Redshift
14 17 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 354 (31.00%) Jenkins
2 202 (17.69%) Git (software)
3 126 (11.03%) TeamCity
4 111 (9.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 77 (6.74%) JIRA
6 69 (6.04%) GitLab
7 66 (5.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 66 (5.78%) Vagrant
8 62 (5.43%) Maven
9 55 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 50 (4.38%) SonarQube
11 48 (4.20%) Ant
12 46 (4.03%) IBM UrbanCode
12 46 (4.03%) Selenium
13 45 (3.94%) CircleCI
13 45 (3.94%) Hudson
14 44 (3.85%) Bitbucket
15 42 (3.68%) Travis CI
16 37 (3.24%) Cucumber
17 30 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 289 (25.31%) Finance
2 93 (8.14%) Banking
3 60 (5.25%) Public Sector
4 31 (2.71%) Retail
5 29 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.19%) Aerospace
7 24 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.75%) Law
9 18 (1.58%) Legal
9 18 (1.58%) Marketing
10 17 (1.49%) Games
11 15 (1.31%) Investment Banking
12 14 (1.23%) Billing
13 13 (1.14%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.96%) Advertising
15 9 (0.79%) Automotive
16 7 (0.61%) Back Office
17 5 (0.44%) Publishing
18 4 (0.35%) Front Office
19 2 (0.18%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 407 (35.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 119 (10.42%) Developer
3 116 (10.16%) Senior DevOps
4 108 (9.46%) AWS Engineer
5 104 (9.11%) Platform Engineer
6 99 (8.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 83 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
8 67 (5.87%) AWS DevOps
9 66 (5.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 61 (5.34%) Azure Engineer
11 57 (4.99%) Architect
12 55 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 55 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
13 50 (4.38%) Consultant
14 44 (3.85%) Administrator
15 42 (3.68%) Analyst
16 40 (3.50%) Python Engineer
16 40 (3.50%) Software Engineer
17 39 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
18 36 (3.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (14.01%) .NET
2 140 (12.26%) Elastic Stack
3 83 (7.27%) Node.js
4 80 (7.01%) Web Services
5 64 (5.60%) HTML
6 47 (4.12%) .NET Framework
7 46 (4.03%) Kafka
8 45 (3.94%) CSS
8 45 (3.94%) Spring
9 39 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 38 (3.33%) LAMP
10 38 (3.33%) REST
11 33 (2.89%) SOAP
12 31 (2.71%) JSON
12 31 (2.71%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (2.54%) XML
14 26 (2.28%) RESTful
15 25 (2.19%) HTML5
16 24 (2.10%) Spark Streaming
17 22 (1.93%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.79%) Public Cloud
2 82 (7.18%) Management Information System
3 81 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (6.04%) Data Centre
5 61 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (3.50%) Cloud Native
7 39 (3.42%) Private Cloud
8 35 (3.06%) PlayStation
9 33 (2.89%) User Experience
10 28 (2.45%) CMDB
11 27 (2.36%) Clustering
11 27 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
11 27 (2.36%) Virtual Team
12 26 (2.28%) Algorithms
13 23 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (2.01%) Replication
14 22 (1.93%) Data Structures
14 22 (1.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 21 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 532 (46.58%) Linux
2 329 (28.81%) Windows
3 105 (9.19%) Unix
4 82 (7.18%) Windows Server
5 61 (5.34%) CentOS
6 42 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (3.06%) Mesosphere
7 35 (3.06%) Ubuntu
7 35 (3.06%) Windows 10
8 31 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 23 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.96%) Debian
11 9 (0.79%) zOS
12 8 (0.70%) Android
12 8 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.26%) Fedora
14 3 (0.26%) Solaris
15 2 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (59.81%) DevOps
2 432 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (25.39%) Infrastructure as Code
4 242 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
5 189 (16.55%) Open Source
6 162 (14.19%) Software Engineering
7 138 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
8 125 (10.95%) Test Automation
9 121 (10.60%) Migration
10 115 (10.07%) Scrum
11 114 (9.98%) Continuous Delivery
12 100 (8.76%) Analytics
13 94 (8.23%) High Availability
14 90 (7.88%) SDLC
15 87 (7.62%) Microservices
16 84 (7.36%) Project Management
17 77 (6.74%) ITIL
18 76 (6.65%) Change Management
19 75 (6.57%) TDD
20 68 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 539 (47.20%) Python
2 300 (26.27%) Java
3 289 (25.31%) Bash Shell
4 287 (25.13%) PowerShell
5 193 (16.90%) SQL
6 189 (16.55%) Ruby
7 164 (14.36%) Go
8 152 (13.31%) C#
9 127 (11.12%) JavaScript
10 50 (4.38%) Perl
10 50 (4.38%) Shell Script
11 37 (3.24%) PHP
12 29 (2.54%) C++
13 26 (2.28%) C
13 26 (2.28%) R
13 26 (2.28%) Scala
14 22 (1.93%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.93%) VBScript
15 17 (1.49%) VBA
16 14 (1.23%) Lua
Qualifications
1 91 (7.97%) Degree
2 38 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.58%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.49%) CCNA
6 17 (1.49%) CCNP
7 15 (1.31%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.79%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.70%) HND
12 5 (0.44%) GIAC
12 5 (0.44%) RHCSA
12 5 (0.44%) SANS
13 4 (0.35%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.26%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.26%) MCTS
14 3 (0.26%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.52%) QA
2 18 (1.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.26%) GDPR
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) NCSC
6 1 (0.088%) PMO
System Software
1 527 (46.15%) Docker
2 116 (10.16%) Active Directory
3 57 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (2.28%) VirtualBox
5 18 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 16 (1.40%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.96%) Varnish
9 10 (0.88%) KVM
10 9 (0.79%) etcd
11 7 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 6 (0.53%) LXC
12 6 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.53%) XenApp
13 5 (0.44%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.44%) Xen
14 4 (0.35%) NFS
15 3 (0.26%) HDFS
15 3 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 579 (50.70%) Ansible
2 508 (44.48%) Puppet
3 443 (38.79%) Kubernetes
4 430 (37.65%) Terraform
5 381 (33.36%) Opscode Chef
6 100 (8.76%) Consul
7 92 (8.06%) Prometheus
8 90 (7.88%) Salt
9 88 (7.71%) Grafana
10 77 (6.74%) Docker Swarm
11 74 (6.48%) Packer
12 59 (5.17%) Graphite
13 52 (4.55%) Nagios
14 37 (3.24%) ZABBIX
15 35 (3.06%) Automic
16 33 (2.89%) Rancher
17 31 (2.71%) Opsview
18 25 (2.19%) Istio
19 20 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
20 18 (1.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 154 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 119 (10.42%) Google
3 75 (6.57%) Splunk
4 74 (6.48%) VMware
5 66 (5.78%) Oracle
6 59 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 49 (4.29%) IBM
8 43 (3.77%) Atlassian
9 38 (3.33%) Cisco
10 32 (2.80%) Cloudera
11 29 (2.54%) Hortonworks
12 28 (2.45%) SaltStack
13 27 (2.36%) Citrix
14 21 (1.84%) New Relic
15 20 (1.75%) Informatica
15 20 (1.75%) Tableau
16 17 (1.49%) AppDynamics
16 17 (1.49%) ServiceNow
16 17 (1.49%) Talend
17 15 (1.31%) HP