Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 154 187
Rank change year-on-year +24 +33 +44
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1932 1718 1632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.57% 2.26% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.49% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1407 1308
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,118
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 68818 68936 79416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.67% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53025 59292 66921
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 309 £65,000 +18.18% 33
West London +36 108 £60,000 +14.29% 10
South London +2 28 £57,604 +21.27% 2
East London -12 17 £52,000 -31.80% 3
North London +5 1 £52,500 +50.04%
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1067 (55.23%) DevOps
2 906 (46.89%) Puppet
3 891 (46.12%) Linux
4 810 (41.93%) Ansible
5 745 (38.56%) Opscode Chef
6 725 (37.53%) Finance
7 702 (36.34%) Amazon AWS
8 665 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
8 665 (34.42%) Python
9 571 (29.55%) Jenkins
10 553 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
11 493 (25.52%) Docker
12 481 (24.90%) Banking
13 441 (22.83%) Windows
14 395 (20.45%) Bash Shell
15 392 (20.29%) Java
16 391 (20.24%) PowerShell
17 378 (19.57%) Ruby
18 361 (18.69%) SQL
19 359 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
20 348 (18.01%) TeamCity
21 340 (17.60%) Git (software)
22 330 (17.08%) .NET
23 321 (16.61%) ITIL
24 317 (16.41%) Scrum
25 288 (14.91%) Perl
26 285 (14.75%) Open Source
27 281 (14.54%) Kubernetes
28 277 (14.34%) VMware
29 274 (14.18%) 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
1 226 (11.70%) Apache
2 172 (8.90%) IIS
3 166 (8.59%) Tomcat
4 118 (6.11%) nginx
5 96 (4.97%) OpenStack
6 73 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
7 67 (3.47%) Confluence
8 58 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 37 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 31 (1.60%) Apache Spark
11 29 (1.50%) CloudStack
12 28 (1.45%) JBoss
13 24 (1.24%) CMS
14 22 (1.14%) IBM Notes
15 21 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (1.04%) Jetty
17 17 (0.88%) MS Exchange
18 15 (0.78%) SharePoint
19 14 (0.72%) Anypoint
19 14 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.31%) SPSS
4 3 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 60 (3.11%) Actimize
2 15 (0.78%) RMDS
3 14 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.41%) Endur
4 8 (0.41%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.26%) Workday HCM
6 4 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) HFM
6 4 (0.21%) Kondor
6 4 (0.21%) MetaTrader
7 3 (0.16%) Findur
8 2 (0.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (0.10%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.10%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.052%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.052%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 702 (36.34%) Amazon AWS
2 359 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 88 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 77 (3.99%) IaaS
6 58 (3.00%) SaaS
7 53 (2.74%) PaaS
8 45 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
9 42 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
9 42 (2.17%) GitHub
10 36 (1.86%) Serverless
11 31 (1.60%) Office 365
12 30 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (1.45%) Amazon S3
14 24 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
15 22 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 19 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 19 (0.98%) iPaaS
17 12 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 12 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 167 (8.64%) DNS
1 167 (8.64%) Firewall
2 119 (6.16%) TCP/IP
3 71 (3.67%) VPN
4 59 (3.05%) Internet
5 48 (2.48%) HTTP
6 40 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (2.07%) LDAP
7 39 (2.02%) VLAN
8 38 (1.97%) LAN
9 36 (1.86%) SAN
10 35 (1.81%) Kerberos
11 34 (1.76%) WAN
12 29 (1.50%) DHCP
13 26 (1.35%) SMTP
14 24 (1.24%) SNMP
15 23 (1.19%) Ethernet
15 23 (1.19%) SSL
16 21 (1.09%) NAS
17 19 (0.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (9.83%) MySQL
2 177 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 113 (5.85%) NoSQL
4 111 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
5 91 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 71 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 70 (3.62%) Hadoop
7 70 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 69 (3.57%) Big Data
9 58 (3.00%) Redis
10 48 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
11 37 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (1.81%) MariaDB
13 34 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 32 (1.66%) InfluxDB
15 31 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (1.45%) RDBMS
17 24 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 571 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 348 (18.01%) TeamCity
3 340 (17.60%) Git (software)
4 240 (12.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 214 (11.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 189 (9.78%) MSBuild
7 158 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 157 (8.13%) JIRA
9 151 (7.82%) Hudson
10 143 (7.40%) Subversion
11 130 (6.73%) Maven
12 48 (2.48%) Selenium
13 39 (2.02%) Vagrant
14 35 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
15 34 (1.76%) Ant
16 29 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
17 27 (1.40%) HP UFT
18 25 (1.29%) JUnit
19 23 (1.19%) Visual Studio
20 22 (1.14%) Artifactory
General
1 725 (37.53%) Finance
2 481 (24.90%) Banking
3 179 (9.27%) Investment Banking
4 167 (8.64%) Retail Banking
5 95 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 80 (4.14%) Retail
7 64 (3.31%) Legal
8 57 (2.95%) Marketing
9 55 (2.85%) Games
10 51 (2.64%) Front Office
11 49 (2.54%) Law
12 38 (1.97%) Manufacturing
13 35 (1.81%) Publishing
14 34 (1.76%) Electronics
15 31 (1.60%) International Banking
16 29 (1.50%) Financial Institution
17 26 (1.35%) Online Betting
18 20 (1.04%) Billing
19 17 (0.88%) Polish Language
20 12 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 596 (30.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 219 (11.34%) Developer
3 187 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 177 (9.16%) Analyst
5 156 (8.07%) AWS Engineer
6 151 (7.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 145 (7.51%) Cloud Engineer
8 143 (7.40%) Administrator
9 129 (6.68%) AWS DevOps
10 125 (6.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 124 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
12 113 (5.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 90 (4.66%) .NET Developer
14 87 (4.50%) Senior DevOps
15 86 (4.45%) Architect
15 86 (4.45%) C# .NET Developer
15 86 (4.45%) C# Developer
16 74 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
17 71 (3.67%) Consultant
18 66 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (17.08%) .NET
2 190 (9.83%) Web Services
3 132 (6.83%) ASP.NET
4 123 (6.37%) RESTful
5 104 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 96 (4.97%) HATEOAS
7 88 (4.55%) Node.js
8 79 (4.09%) LAMP
9 77 (3.99%) Elastic Stack
10 70 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
11 69 (3.57%) REST
12 64 (3.31%) LEMP Stack
13 59 (3.05%) SOAP
14 52 (2.69%) XML
15 51 (2.64%) HTML
16 47 (2.43%) JSON
17 46 (2.38%) Spring
18 43 (2.23%) Kafka
19 39 (2.02%) CSS
20 33 (1.71%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 201 (10.40%) Data Centre
2 138 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (7.04%) Online Banking
4 126 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
5 125 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
6 123 (6.37%) Management Information System
7 112 (5.80%) Computer Science
8 109 (5.64%) Public Cloud
9 108 (5.59%) Linux Command Line
10 100 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 77 (3.99%) Fixed Income
12 70 (3.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 67 (3.47%) CMDB
14 63 (3.26%) Equities
15 59 (3.05%) Fintech
16 42 (2.17%) Clustering
16 42 (2.17%) Private Cloud
17 34 (1.76%) Hedge funds
18 30 (1.55%) Reference Data
19 28 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 891 (46.12%) Linux
2 441 (22.83%) Windows
3 274 (14.18%) Unix
4 219 (11.34%) Windows Server
5 174 (9.01%) CentOS
6 170 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 76 (3.93%) Ubuntu
8 75 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 69 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (1.76%) Solaris
11 27 (1.40%) Debian
11 27 (1.40%) Mac OS X
12 23 (1.19%) Fedora
12 23 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (1.09%) Windows 7
14 16 (0.83%) CoreOS
14 16 (0.83%) Windows 10
15 11 (0.57%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.57%) FreeBSD
15 11 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1067 (55.23%) DevOps
2 665 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 553 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
4 321 (16.61%) ITIL
5 317 (16.41%) Scrum
6 285 (14.75%) Open Source
7 252 (13.04%) Microservices
8 247 (12.78%) Test Automation
9 225 (11.65%) Software Engineering
10 217 (11.23%) SDLC
11 184 (9.52%) Asset Management
11 184 (9.52%) Project Management
12 180 (9.32%) Mentoring
13 178 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 170 (8.80%) Wealth Management
15 155 (8.02%) Change Management
16 143 (7.40%) High Availability
17 133 (6.88%) Release Management
18 131 (6.78%) Migration
19 128 (6.63%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 665 (34.42%) Python
2 395 (20.45%) Bash Shell
3 392 (20.29%) Java
4 391 (20.24%) PowerShell
5 378 (19.57%) Ruby
6 361 (18.69%) SQL
7 288 (14.91%) Perl
8 187 (9.68%) C#
9 144 (7.45%) JavaScript
10 124 (6.42%) PHP
11 101 (5.23%) Shell Script
12 88 (4.55%) Go
13 83 (4.30%) VBScript
14 66 (3.42%) VB
15 52 (2.69%) C++
16 36 (1.86%) Groovy
17 25 (1.29%) C
17 25 (1.29%) Scala
18 18 (0.93%) Korn
19 16 (0.83%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 205 (10.61%) Degree
2 65 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 39 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.40%) RHCE
6 26 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (1.29%) Master's Degree
7 25 (1.29%) MCSE
8 22 (1.14%) ISEB
9 21 (1.09%) ISTQB
10 20 (1.04%) MCSA
11 18 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (0.88%) AWS Certification
13 16 (0.83%) CCNA
13 16 (0.83%) CCNP
14 7 (0.36%) HPE ATP
14 7 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.31%) PhD
16 5 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.56%) QA
2 78 (4.04%) SLA
3 32 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 31 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 29 (1.50%) GCP
6 20 (1.04%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.31%) GDPR
9 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.21%) PMO
10 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.10%) MiFID
12 1 (0.052%) COBIT
12 1 (0.052%) Def Stans
12 1 (0.052%) HIPAA
System Software
1 493 (25.52%) Docker
2 176 (9.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (5.38%) Active Directory
4 43 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
5 40 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
6 38 (1.97%) vSphere
7 24 (1.24%) Hyper-V
8 20 (1.04%) KVM
8 20 (1.04%) Varnish
9 18 (0.93%) iptables
9 18 (0.93%) Xen
10 17 (0.88%) NFS
11 13 (0.67%) LXC
12 12 (0.62%) Apache Flume
12 12 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
12 12 (0.62%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.57%) Ceph
14 9 (0.47%) XenServer
15 8 (0.41%) Postfix
15 8 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 906 (46.89%) Puppet
2 810 (41.93%) Ansible
3 745 (38.56%) Opscode Chef
4 281 (14.54%) Kubernetes
5 244 (12.63%) Terraform
6 195 (10.09%) Nagios
7 70 (3.62%) Salt
8 59 (3.05%) Icinga
9 49 (2.54%) HAProxy
10 44 (2.28%) PowerBroker
11 41 (2.12%) logstash
12 36 (1.86%) Kibana
13 34 (1.76%) ZABBIX
14 30 (1.55%) Grafana
15 29 (1.50%) Cacti
16 28 (1.45%) Packer
17 26 (1.35%) Graphite
17 26 (1.35%) Mesos
17 26 (1.35%) Rundeck
18 25 (1.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 277 (14.34%) VMware
2 226 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 203 (10.51%) Red Hat
4 115 (5.95%) Cisco
5 95 (4.92%) HP
6 94 (4.87%) Google
7 92 (4.76%) Oracle
8 68 (3.52%) Splunk
9 63 (3.26%) SaltStack
10 59 (3.05%) ServiceNow
11 58 (3.00%) New Relic
11 58 (3.00%) SAP
12 55 (2.85%) Atlassian
13 38 (1.97%) RedGate
14 36 (1.86%) AppDynamics
15 35 (1.81%) Citrix
16 33 (1.71%) TIBCO
17 31 (1.60%) IBM
17 31 (1.60%) Veeam
18 30 (1.55%) Dell