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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 196 193 173
Rank change year-on-year -3 -20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,631 826 683
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.13% 1.99% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.09% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 574 567 515
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £111,750 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +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 73,849 39,521 31,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 96.59% 95.27% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35,136 27,178 25,408
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,757 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% +3.19% +4.76%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -37 124 £80,000 - 26
West London -67 38 £55,000 -18.52% 7
South London -71 34 £62,500 - 4
East London - 16 £90,000 - 7
North London -31 1 - - 3
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 1,072 (65.73%) DevOps
2 1,061 (65.05%) AWS
3 983 (60.27%) Ansible
4 898 (55.06%) Kubernetes
5 893 (54.75%) Python
6 843 (51.69%) CI/CD
7 781 (47.88%) Docker
8 768 (47.09%) Terraform
9 734 (45.00%) Azure
10 726 (44.51%) Linux
11 712 (43.65%) Agile
12 694 (42.55%) Puppet
13 686 (42.06%) Jenkins
14 563 (34.52%) GCP
15 551 (33.78%) Infrastructure as Code
16 537 (32.92%) Java
17 524 (32.13%) Finance
18 518 (31.76%) Opscode Chef
19 481 (29.49%) Bash
20 370 (22.69%) Social Skills
21 347 (21.28%) Software Engineering
22 341 (20.91%) Git (software)
23 328 (20.11%) Windows
24 317 (19.44%) Mentoring
25 314 (19.25%) Open Source
26 312 (19.13%) SDLC
27 301 (18.45%) Prometheus
28 293 (17.96%) AWS CloudFormation
29 286 (17.54%) Microservices
30 282 (17.29%) Go

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 81 (4.97%) Confluence
2 58 (3.56%) Apache Spark
3 38 (2.33%) OpenStack
4 36 (2.21%) CMS
5 35 (2.15%) Apache
6 33 (2.02%) nginx
7 25 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.92%) Commerce Server
9 14 (0.86%) MS Exchange
10 13 (0.80%) Headless CMS
11 12 (0.74%) IIS
11 12 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.43%) Apache TomEE
13 6 (0.37%) SugarCRM
13 6 (0.37%) WinCC
14 5 (0.31%) MediaWiki
14 5 (0.31%) Moodle
15 4 (0.25%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.12%) Ethereum
Applications
1 42 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (1.78%) R3 Corda
2 14 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
3 11 (0.67%) Line 50
3 11 (0.67%) Sage 200
4 8 (0.49%) Avolution ABACUS
4 8 (0.49%) Carpe Diem
4 8 (0.49%) Fidessa
5 7 (0.43%) MetaTrader
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.25%) Changepoint
8 3 (0.18%) Magento
9 2 (0.12%) Endur
9 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.061%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1,061 (65.05%) AWS
2 734 (45.00%) Azure
3 563 (34.52%) GCP
4 293 (17.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 229 (14.04%) Serverless
6 175 (10.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 157 (9.63%) Amazon S3
8 153 (9.38%) Amazon ECS
9 144 (8.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 138 (8.46%) AWS Lambda
11 131 (8.03%) Amazon Kinesis
12 112 (6.87%) SaaS
13 105 (6.44%) Azure DevOps
14 103 (6.32%) GitHub
15 91 (5.58%) Amazon EC2
16 90 (5.52%) PaaS
17 87 (5.33%) Azure AKS
18 81 (4.97%) Google Kubernetes Engine
19 68 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
20 63 (3.86%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 156 (9.56%) Firewall
2 104 (6.38%) Network Security
3 87 (5.33%) DNS
4 72 (4.41%) DHCP
5 71 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 49 (3.00%) VPN
7 38 (2.33%) WebEx
8 27 (1.66%) Internet
9 25 (1.53%) HTTP
10 24 (1.47%) SSH
11 22 (1.35%) IPsec
12 20 (1.23%) SAN
13 19 (1.16%) FTP
14 14 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (0.86%) NAS
15 12 (0.74%) Calico
15 12 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (0.74%) SSL
15 12 (0.74%) VLAN
16 10 (0.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (12.63%) PostgreSQL
2 198 (12.14%) MySQL
3 143 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
4 128 (7.85%) Relational Database
5 123 (7.54%) DynamoDB
6 101 (6.19%) BigQuery
7 83 (5.09%) NoSQL
7 83 (5.09%) SQL Server
8 82 (5.03%) Amazon Athena
9 70 (4.29%) Amazon Redshift
10 63 (3.86%) MongoDB
11 56 (3.43%) Big Data
12 53 (3.25%) Power BI
13 46 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
14 43 (2.64%) Tableau
15 41 (2.51%) Hadoop
16 38 (2.33%) RDBMS
17 33 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
18 21 (1.29%) Redis
19 18 (1.10%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 686 (42.06%) Jenkins
2 341 (20.91%) Git (software)
3 243 (14.90%) TeamCity
4 162 (9.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 152 (9.32%) Travis CI
6 136 (8.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 129 (7.91%) IBM UrbanCode
8 126 (7.73%) GitLab
9 122 (7.48%) JIRA
10 107 (6.56%) Maven
11 94 (5.76%) CircleCI
12 68 (4.17%) Gradle
13 65 (3.99%) Subversion
14 61 (3.74%) Bitbucket
15 59 (3.62%) Cucumber
16 54 (3.31%) Selenium
17 49 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 48 (2.94%) GoCD
19 26 (1.59%) Artifactory
19 26 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 524 (32.13%) Finance
2 370 (22.69%) Social Skills
3 247 (15.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 219 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
5 204 (12.51%) Retail
6 187 (11.47%) Banking
7 128 (7.85%) Public Sector
8 45 (2.76%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.72%) Legal
10 27 (1.66%) Games
11 26 (1.59%) Telecoms
12 24 (1.47%) Marketing
13 23 (1.41%) Influencing Skills
14 21 (1.29%) Electronics
15 20 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
16 14 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
17 13 (0.80%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.80%) Law
18 12 (0.74%) Advertising
18 12 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 577 (35.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 225 (13.80%) Senior DevOps
3 217 (13.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 129 (7.91%) Software Engineer
5 128 (7.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 128 (7.85%) Developer
6 83 (5.09%) AWS Engineer
7 81 (4.97%) Architect
8 80 (4.90%) AWS DevOps
9 79 (4.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 71 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
11 70 (4.29%) Consultant
12 59 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
13 56 (3.43%) Lead DevOps
14 49 (3.00%) Java Engineer
15 48 (2.94%) Senior Manager
16 47 (2.88%) Engineering Manager
17 42 (2.58%) DevOps Consultant
17 42 (2.58%) Platform Engineer
18 38 (2.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (11.65%) Elastic Stack
2 177 (10.85%) Kafka
3 158 (9.69%) REST
4 156 (9.56%) React
5 137 (8.40%) .NET
6 111 (6.81%) Node.js
7 107 (6.56%) RESTful
8 90 (5.52%) Web Services
9 82 (5.03%) AngularJS
10 61 (3.74%) Spring
11 51 (3.13%) .NET Core
12 47 (2.88%) Spark Streaming
13 45 (2.76%) Velocity
14 44 (2.70%) scikit-learn
14 44 (2.70%) TensorFlow
15 43 (2.64%) Akka
15 43 (2.64%) D3.js
15 43 (2.64%) Keras
15 43 (2.64%) Matplotlib
15 43 (2.64%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 194 (11.89%) Cloud Native
2 150 (9.20%) Public Cloud
3 105 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
4 99 (6.07%) Private Cloud
5 89 (5.46%) Management Information System
6 73 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
7 68 (4.17%) Virtual Team
8 64 (3.92%) Social Network
9 55 (3.37%) Data Centre
10 49 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
11 42 (2.58%) CMDB
12 40 (2.45%) Digital Media
13 35 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 35 (2.15%) User Experience
14 31 (1.90%) PlayStation
15 28 (1.72%) Replication
16 25 (1.53%) SCADA
17 24 (1.47%) Hedge funds
18 22 (1.35%) Social Media
19 21 (1.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 726 (44.51%) Linux
2 328 (20.11%) Windows
3 134 (8.22%) Unix
4 129 (7.91%) Mesosphere
5 72 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (3.80%) CentOS
7 55 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 33 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 21 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 17 (1.04%) Mac OS
11 13 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.74%) Amazon Linux
13 11 (0.67%) Android
14 10 (0.61%) Debian
15 9 (0.55%) Solaris
15 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2016
16 8 (0.49%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
17 7 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,072 (65.73%) DevOps
2 843 (51.69%) CI/CD
3 712 (43.65%) Agile
4 551 (33.78%) Infrastructure as Code
5 347 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 317 (19.44%) Mentoring
7 314 (19.25%) Open Source
8 312 (19.13%) SDLC
9 286 (17.54%) Microservices
10 272 (16.68%) Problem-Solving
11 263 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 234 (14.35%) Test Automation
13 227 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 217 (13.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 214 (13.12%) Scrum
15 214 (13.12%) Thought Leadership
16 209 (12.81%) Analytics
17 196 (12.02%) TDD
18 191 (11.71%) Continuous Delivery
19 170 (10.42%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 893 (54.75%) Python
2 537 (32.92%) Java
3 481 (29.49%) Bash
4 282 (17.29%) Go
5 274 (16.80%) PowerShell
6 210 (12.88%) JavaScript
7 196 (12.02%) Ruby
8 185 (11.34%) Groovy
9 183 (11.22%) SQL
10 175 (10.73%) C#
11 65 (3.99%) TypeScript
12 62 (3.80%) R
13 57 (3.49%) C++
14 55 (3.37%) Shell Script
15 39 (2.39%) C
15 39 (2.39%) Perl
16 36 (2.21%) Scala
17 30 (1.84%) Kotlin
18 23 (1.41%) PHP
19 19 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 160 (9.81%) Degree
2 107 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 80 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 74 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (2.64%) AWS Certification
6 26 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (0.86%) MCSE
9 10 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.55%) RHCE
11 8 (0.49%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.49%) MCSD
12 7 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (0.43%) CLAS
12 7 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.37%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.37%) HNC
13 6 (0.37%) HND
13 6 (0.37%) PhD
13 6 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.56%) QA
2 31 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.35%) FATCA
4 22 (1.35%) SLA
5 18 (1.10%) SOC 2
6 9 (0.55%) PMO
7 7 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (0.43%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.43%) NIST
7 7 (0.43%) RMADS
8 6 (0.37%) IEC 61131
9 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.31%) P3O
9 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.25%) Accessibility
10 4 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.18%) SOC 1
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 781 (47.88%) Docker
2 93 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
3 60 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (3.56%) Active Directory
5 19 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 16 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.49%) BitLocker
8 8 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.49%) vSphere
9 7 (0.43%) KVM
10 6 (0.37%) iptables
11 5 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (0.31%) NFS
12 4 (0.25%) Varnish
12 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.25%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.18%) Dovecot
13 3 (0.18%) Postfix
14 2 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 983 (60.27%) Ansible
2 898 (55.06%) Kubernetes
3 768 (47.09%) Terraform
4 694 (42.55%) Puppet
5 518 (31.76%) Opscode Chef
6 301 (18.45%) Prometheus
7 144 (8.83%) Consul
8 129 (7.91%) Automic
9 105 (6.44%) Grafana
10 93 (5.70%) Docker Swarm
11 80 (4.90%) Kibana
12 74 (4.54%) logstash
13 65 (3.99%) Istio
14 47 (2.88%) Fortio
14 47 (2.88%) Kiali
15 38 (2.33%) Rancher
16 36 (2.21%) Packer
17 34 (2.08%) HAProxy
18 32 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
19 31 (1.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 221 (13.55%) Splunk
2 196 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 96 (5.89%) Oracle
4 91 (5.58%) VMware
5 88 (5.40%) Google
6 64 (3.92%) SaltStack
7 62 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 59 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
9 53 (3.25%) AppDynamics
10 50 (3.07%) ServiceNow
11 43 (2.64%) Atlassian
12 42 (2.58%) F5
13 40 (2.45%) BT
13 40 (2.45%) Cisco
14 25 (1.53%) Hitachi
15 20 (1.23%) Samsung
16 18 (1.10%) Dynatrace
17 17 (1.04%) Adobe
18 15 (0.92%) ATG
18 15 (0.92%) New Relic