Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 150 145
Rank change year-on-year -34 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 920 1,409 1,732
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.93% 2.30% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.48% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 703 1,124 1,443
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,250 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 44,536 56,847 65,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.51% 92.67% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35,735 45,982 53,977
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 8 April 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 8 April 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 -4 253 £70,000 +3.70% 40
South London +24 64 £65,000 +8.33% 26
West London +13 26 £45,000 - 13
East London +16 14 £58,000 +10.48% 5
North London -10 5 £52,500 - 2
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 517 (56.20%) DevOps
2 467 (50.76%) Python
3 446 (48.48%) Ansible
4 424 (46.09%) AWS
5 410 (44.57%) Docker
6 400 (43.48%) Linux
7 390 (42.39%) Kubernetes
8 386 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
9 379 (41.20%) Terraform
10 340 (36.96%) Azure
11 261 (28.37%) Puppet
12 248 (26.96%) Finance
13 244 (26.52%) Java
14 232 (25.22%) Jenkins
15 226 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
16 216 (23.48%) Infrastructure as Code
17 209 (22.72%) Windows
18 207 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
19 187 (20.33%) Bash Shell
20 181 (19.67%) Git (software)
21 171 (18.59%) PowerShell
22 166 (18.04%) SQL
22 166 (18.04%) Software Engineering
23 156 (16.96%) GCP
24 134 (14.57%) C#
25 123 (13.37%) Ruby
26 122 (13.26%) Continuous Delivery
27 119 (12.93%) Test Automation
28 113 (12.28%) JavaScript
29 107 (11.63%) Unix

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 57 (6.20%) Apache Spark
2 38 (4.13%) Confluence
3 29 (3.15%) IIS
4 28 (3.04%) Tomcat
5 23 (2.50%) Apache
6 13 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.09%) CMS
8 10 (1.09%) JBoss
9 8 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.76%) nginx
11 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.43%) CICS
12 4 (0.43%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.43%) Mule
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.33%) Apache TomEE
13 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 424 (46.09%) AWS
2 340 (36.96%) Azure
3 156 (16.96%) GCP
4 74 (8.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 68 (7.39%) SaaS
6 65 (7.07%) Serverless
7 63 (6.85%) PaaS
8 40 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 37 (4.02%) IaaS
10 37 (4.02%) OpenShift
11 31 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 30 (3.26%) Office 365
13 28 (3.04%) Amazon S3
14 25 (2.72%) Datadog
15 24 (2.61%) Amazon EKS
15 24 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
15 24 (2.61%) IBM Cloud
15 24 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.61%) Firewall
2 53 (5.76%) DNS
2 53 (5.76%) TCP/IP
3 34 (3.70%) HTTP
4 32 (3.48%) Intranet
5 25 (2.72%) Internet
6 24 (2.61%) VPN
7 17 (1.85%) SAN
8 16 (1.74%) MPLS
8 16 (1.74%) SSH
8 16 (1.74%) SSL
9 15 (1.63%) WAN
10 14 (1.52%) FTP
11 13 (1.41%) VoIP
12 11 (1.20%) LAN
13 10 (1.09%) MQTT
13 10 (1.09%) Network Security
13 10 (1.09%) SMTP
14 9 (0.98%) BGP
15 8 (0.87%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.80%) NoSQL
1 81 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.93%) Big Data
3 64 (6.96%) Hadoop
4 36 (3.91%) Neo4j
5 31 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 28 (3.04%) MySQL
8 27 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.61%) Amazon Athena
11 18 (1.96%) Blockchain
12 14 (1.52%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (1.30%) HBase
14 11 (1.20%) Electronic Patient Records
14 11 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.20%) Redis
15 9 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 232 (25.22%) Jenkins
2 181 (19.67%) Git (software)
3 78 (8.48%) Vagrant
4 66 (7.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 65 (7.07%) JIRA
6 64 (6.96%) TeamCity
7 56 (6.09%) Maven
8 45 (4.89%) GitLab
9 42 (4.57%) Bitbucket
10 30 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 27 (2.93%) Ant
11 27 (2.93%) JUnit
12 26 (2.83%) SonarQube
13 25 (2.72%) Cucumber
14 23 (2.50%) Selenium
15 22 (2.39%) Sonatype Nexus
15 22 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (1.96%) Artifactory
17 17 (1.85%) Mockito
17 17 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 248 (26.96%) Finance
2 90 (9.78%) Banking
3 61 (6.63%) Retail
4 36 (3.91%) Public Sector
5 25 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.17%) Automotive
6 20 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.63%) Electronics
7 15 (1.63%) Games
8 11 (1.20%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.20%) Legal
9 8 (0.87%) Billing
9 8 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.87%) Law
10 7 (0.76%) Marketing
10 7 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.65%) Advertising
12 4 (0.43%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) Front Office
14 2 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 343 (37.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 96 (10.43%) Developer
3 71 (7.72%) Platform Engineer
4 66 (7.17%) AWS Engineer
5 60 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
6 56 (6.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 56 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 52 (5.65%) Architect
7 52 (5.65%) Software Engineer
8 50 (5.43%) Senior DevOps
8 50 (5.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 46 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
10 41 (4.46%) Analyst
11 40 (4.35%) Python Engineer
12 34 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
13 33 (3.59%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 33 (3.59%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 32 (3.48%) Java Developer
15 31 (3.37%) Senior Developer
16 30 (3.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (9.57%) Web Services
2 74 (8.04%) .NET
3 59 (6.41%) Elastic Stack
4 58 (6.30%) CSS
5 54 (5.87%) Node.js
6 53 (5.76%) HTML
6 53 (5.76%) REST
7 37 (4.02%) AngularJS
8 36 (3.91%) Spark Streaming
9 35 (3.80%) SOAP
10 34 (3.70%) TensorFlow
11 32 (3.48%) React
12 28 (3.04%) Spring
13 24 (2.61%) RESTful
14 21 (2.28%) .NET Framework
14 21 (2.28%) Kafka
15 19 (2.07%) XML
16 17 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
17 16 (1.74%) .NET Core
18 14 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.20%) Public Cloud
3 41 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
4 35 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 34 (3.70%) Private Cloud
6 31 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.83%) Blog
8 24 (2.61%) Acoustics
8 24 (2.61%) Cloud Native
9 23 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.50%) User Experience
10 21 (2.28%) CMDB
11 20 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
12 17 (1.85%) Social Network
13 16 (1.74%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.63%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.52%) Internet of Things
16 12 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
17 9 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 400 (43.48%) Linux
2 209 (22.72%) Windows
3 107 (11.63%) Unix
4 49 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.80%) CentOS
6 30 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (3.04%) Ubuntu
8 16 (1.74%) VMS
9 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.76%) Fedora
12 6 (0.65%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
13 5 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.54%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.43%) Debian
14 4 (0.43%) Mesosphere
14 4 (0.43%) zOS
15 3 (0.33%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (56.20%) DevOps
2 386 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
4 216 (23.48%) Infrastructure as Code
5 166 (18.04%) Software Engineering
6 122 (13.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 119 (12.93%) Test Automation
8 104 (11.30%) TDD
9 101 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
10 97 (10.54%) Scrum
11 96 (10.43%) SDLC
12 95 (10.33%) Project Management
13 90 (9.78%) Open Source
14 87 (9.46%) Migration
15 85 (9.24%) Analytics
16 84 (9.13%) OO
17 83 (9.02%) Microservices
18 73 (7.93%) ITIL
19 61 (6.63%) Artificial Intelligence
19 61 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 467 (50.76%) Python
2 244 (26.52%) Java
3 187 (20.33%) Bash Shell
4 171 (18.59%) PowerShell
5 166 (18.04%) SQL
6 134 (14.57%) C#
7 123 (13.37%) Ruby
8 113 (12.28%) JavaScript
9 99 (10.76%) Go
10 63 (6.85%) Perl
11 45 (4.89%) C
12 37 (4.02%) Shell Script
13 33 (3.59%) PHP
14 30 (3.26%) C++
15 21 (2.28%) PL/SQL
16 19 (2.07%) VBScript
17 16 (1.74%) Groovy
18 14 (1.52%) R
19 12 (1.30%) T-SQL
20 11 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (4.78%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.37%) Degree
3 23 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.63%) CCNA
7 15 (1.63%) MCSE
8 11 (1.20%) SANS
9 10 (1.09%) AWS Certification
9 10 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.09%) RHCE
10 9 (0.98%) CCNP
11 8 (0.87%) CISSP
11 8 (0.87%) GIAC
11 8 (0.87%) MCSA
12 7 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (0.76%) Linux+ Certification
12 7 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.74%) QA
2 7 (0.76%) SLA
3 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.43%) NIST
5 3 (0.33%) GDPR
6 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 410 (44.57%) Docker
2 77 (8.37%) Active Directory
3 59 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (4.78%) VirtualBox
5 18 (1.96%) LXC
6 14 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.87%) NFS
9 7 (0.76%) Samba
9 7 (0.76%) Xen
10 6 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.54%) Firmware
11 5 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.43%) KVM
13 2 (0.22%) Lustre
13 2 (0.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 2 (0.22%) vSphere
14 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 446 (48.48%) Ansible
2 390 (42.39%) Kubernetes
3 379 (41.20%) Terraform
4 261 (28.37%) Puppet
5 207 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (7.93%) Docker Swarm
7 37 (4.02%) Grafana
7 37 (4.02%) Salt
8 30 (3.26%) Nagios
9 26 (2.83%) Prometheus
10 24 (2.61%) Packer
11 21 (2.28%) Consul
12 20 (2.17%) SCCM
13 19 (2.07%) Istio
13 19 (2.07%) ZABBIX
14 17 (1.85%) Graphite
15 15 (1.63%) Rancher
16 9 (0.98%) Rundeck
16 9 (0.98%) vCenter Server
17 8 (0.87%) Opsview
Vendors
1 104 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 84 (9.13%) Google
3 75 (8.15%) VMware
4 60 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 58 (6.30%) Oracle
6 53 (5.76%) IBM
7 48 (5.22%) Cloudera
8 44 (4.78%) Hortonworks
9 39 (4.24%) Splunk
10 31 (3.37%) ServiceNow
11 27 (2.93%) Atlassian
12 24 (2.61%) Informatica
13 18 (1.96%) AppDynamics
13 18 (1.96%) Cisco
13 18 (1.96%) HP
14 17 (1.85%) Talend
15 14 (1.52%) SaltStack
16 13 (1.41%) Black Duck
16 13 (1.41%) Databricks
16 13 (1.41%) Dataiku