Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 151 169
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 +31
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1,640 1,712 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.31% 2.34% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.55% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 1,257 1,407
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,516 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £83,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +7.14%

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 64,983 67,141 75,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 91.75% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51,984 53,539 65,481
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 +53 422 £65,000 - 60
West London +12 54 £60,000 +4.35% 32
South London -32 21 £65,000 +8.33% 8
East London -23 6 £68,750 +32.21% 14
North London - 5 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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.

1 933 (56.89%) DevOps
2 846 (51.59%) Amazon AWS
3 795 (48.48%) Python
4 750 (45.73%) Linux
5 715 (43.60%) Ansible
6 683 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
7 681 (41.52%) Puppet
8 597 (36.40%) Docker
9 586 (35.73%) Opscode Chef
10 540 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
11 521 (31.77%) Jenkins
12 468 (28.54%) Microsoft Azure
13 438 (26.71%) Finance
14 406 (24.76%) Terraform
15 383 (23.35%) Java
16 381 (23.23%) Windows
17 352 (21.46%) Kubernetes
18 302 (18.41%) Ruby
19 299 (18.23%) Bash Shell
20 289 (17.62%) Microservices
21 280 (17.07%) Web Services
22 275 (16.77%) Software Engineering
23 263 (16.04%) PowerShell
24 259 (15.79%) Git (software)
25 250 (15.24%) SQL
26 234 (14.27%) Scrum
27 218 (13.29%) Open Source
28 210 (12.80%) Deployment Automation
29 209 (12.74%) VMware
30 199 (12.13%) Microsoft

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 85 (5.18%) OpenStack
2 83 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 76 (4.63%) Apache
4 73 (4.45%) Apache Spark
5 70 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
6 55 (3.35%) nginx
7 50 (3.05%) IIS
8 32 (1.95%) Confluence
9 30 (1.83%) SharePoint
10 29 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 25 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.52%) WebSphere
12 17 (1.04%) CMS
13 16 (0.98%) Drupal
14 15 (0.91%) WordPress
15 14 (0.85%) CloudStack
15 14 (0.85%) Moodle
16 12 (0.73%) Jetty
17 6 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 33 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.061%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.061%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.061%) HipChat
5 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (0.85%) Distributed Ledger
3 12 (0.73%) MetaTrader
3 12 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.24%) Endur
6 4 (0.24%) Findur
7 3 (0.18%) Magento
8 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.12%) Kondor
8 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.12%) Shopify
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.061%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 846 (51.59%) Amazon AWS
2 468 (28.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (11.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 181 (11.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 127 (7.74%) Serverless
6 101 (6.16%) AWS Lambda
7 88 (5.37%) Amazon EC2
8 81 (4.94%) SaaS
9 69 (4.21%) IaaS
10 67 (4.09%) Amazon S3
11 64 (3.90%) PaaS
12 50 (3.05%) GitHub
13 49 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 43 (2.62%) OpenShift
15 40 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
16 37 (2.26%) Amazon ELB
17 36 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
18 35 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 34 (2.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 33 (2.01%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.35%) Firewall
2 136 (8.29%) TCP/IP
3 128 (7.80%) DNS
4 84 (5.12%) Internet
5 75 (4.57%) HTTP
6 62 (3.78%) VPN
7 47 (2.87%) WAN
8 40 (2.44%) LAN
9 32 (1.95%) BGP
10 30 (1.83%) SSL
11 29 (1.77%) SAN
12 27 (1.65%) SMTP
13 26 (1.59%) OSPF
14 22 (1.34%) DHCP
15 21 (1.28%) Network Security
16 17 (1.04%) Wireless
17 15 (0.91%) VLAN
17 15 (0.91%) WebEx
18 14 (0.85%) NetScaler
19 13 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 148 (9.02%) Big Data
3 138 (8.41%) MySQL
4 87 (5.30%) Hadoop
5 83 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 83 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 66 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (3.84%) Amazon RDS
8 51 (3.11%) Data Lake
9 48 (2.93%) Redis
10 45 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 43 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 37 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 36 (2.20%) Relational Database
15 36 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 35 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (1.89%) Apache Hive
17 31 (1.89%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 521 (31.77%) Jenkins
2 259 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 139 (8.48%) Vagrant
4 132 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 132 (8.05%) TeamCity
5 108 (6.59%) JIRA
6 88 (5.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 67 (4.09%) Subversion
8 65 (3.96%) Selenium
9 62 (3.78%) Maven
10 56 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 51 (3.11%) MSBuild
12 48 (2.93%) Hudson
13 40 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 39 (2.38%) Artifactory
15 36 (2.20%) Bitbucket
16 35 (2.13%) Cucumber
17 32 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
18 28 (1.71%) NUnit
19 27 (1.65%) JMeter
General
1 438 (26.71%) Finance
2 121 (7.38%) Banking
3 101 (6.16%) Retail
4 68 (4.15%) Front Office
5 38 (2.32%) Legal
6 34 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.77%) Law
8 28 (1.71%) Games
9 27 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.34%) Publishing
11 17 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.91%) Advertising
13 14 (0.85%) Back Office
14 13 (0.79%) Marketing
15 12 (0.73%) Military
16 11 (0.67%) Billing
16 11 (0.67%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.43%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.43%) International Banking
18 6 (0.37%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 499 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 208 (12.68%) AWS Engineer
3 185 (11.28%) AWS DevOps
4 178 (10.85%) Developer
5 146 (8.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 132 (8.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 128 (7.80%) Architect
8 111 (6.77%) Administrator
9 104 (6.34%) Senior DevOps
10 100 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
11 77 (4.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 75 (4.57%) Python Engineer
13 73 (4.45%) Systems Administrator
14 71 (4.33%) Analyst
15 69 (4.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 62 (3.78%) Software Engineer
17 56 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
18 54 (3.29%) Data Engineer
18 54 (3.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 54 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (17.07%) Web Services
2 194 (11.83%) .NET
3 141 (8.60%) REST
4 115 (7.01%) Node.js
5 89 (5.43%) SOAP
6 85 (5.18%) J2EE
7 80 (4.88%) React
8 77 (4.70%) XML
9 76 (4.63%) JSON
10 75 (4.57%) AngularJS
11 72 (4.39%) LAMP
12 67 (4.09%) HTML
13 66 (4.02%) J2SE
14 65 (3.96%) Elastic Stack
15 53 (3.23%) CSS
16 52 (3.17%) Kafka
17 48 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 47 (2.87%) Redux
18 47 (2.87%) RESTful
19 45 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 167 (10.18%) Public Cloud
2 141 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (7.93%) Fintech
4 113 (6.89%) Enterprise Software
5 109 (6.65%) Data Centre
6 105 (6.40%) Computer Science
7 75 (4.57%) Hedge funds
8 64 (3.90%) Management Information System
9 50 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 50 (3.05%) Private Cloud
10 49 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
11 48 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
12 44 (2.68%) CMDB
13 32 (1.95%) Blog
13 32 (1.95%) Online Banking
14 30 (1.83%) Replication
15 29 (1.77%) User Experience
16 27 (1.65%) Cloud Native
16 27 (1.65%) Clustering
17 24 (1.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 750 (45.73%) Linux
2 381 (23.23%) Windows
3 142 (8.66%) CentOS
4 132 (8.05%) Unix
5 131 (7.99%) Windows Server
6 129 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 57 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (3.11%) Ubuntu
9 46 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (1.59%) VMS
11 21 (1.28%) Debian
12 20 (1.22%) Solaris
13 16 (0.98%) Android
13 16 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 16 (0.98%) CoreOS
14 14 (0.85%) Fedora
15 11 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
16 9 (0.55%) DC/OS
16 9 (0.55%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (56.89%) DevOps
2 683 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
3 540 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
4 289 (17.62%) Microservices
5 275 (16.77%) Software Engineering
6 234 (14.27%) Scrum
7 218 (13.29%) Open Source
8 210 (12.80%) Deployment Automation
9 178 (10.85%) Test Automation
10 165 (10.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 156 (9.51%) ITIL
12 150 (9.15%) TDD
13 148 (9.02%) Change Management
14 139 (8.48%) High Availability
14 139 (8.48%) Problem-Solving
15 116 (7.07%) Asset Management
15 116 (7.07%) Mentoring
16 111 (6.77%) SDLC
17 107 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 102 (6.22%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 795 (48.48%) Python
2 383 (23.35%) Java
3 302 (18.41%) Ruby
4 299 (18.23%) Bash Shell
5 263 (16.04%) PowerShell
6 250 (15.24%) SQL
7 182 (11.10%) C#
8 169 (10.30%) Perl
9 138 (8.41%) Go
10 122 (7.44%) JavaScript
11 83 (5.06%) PHP
12 59 (3.60%) Shell Script
13 58 (3.54%) C++
14 54 (3.29%) R
15 37 (2.26%) C
16 27 (1.65%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.59%) Scala
18 20 (1.22%) Groovy
19 19 (1.16%) Korn
20 17 (1.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 190 (11.59%) Degree
2 67 (4.09%) AWS Certification
3 50 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 43 (2.62%) Master's Degree
5 36 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.71%) MCSE
8 26 (1.59%) CISSP
9 24 (1.46%) RHCE
10 19 (1.16%) MCSA
10 19 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
11 17 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (0.98%) MCP
13 15 (0.91%) SC Cleared
14 14 (0.85%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.73%) CCNA
15 12 (0.73%) RHCSA
16 10 (0.61%) CCNP
16 10 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (7.74%) QA
2 106 (6.46%) GCP
3 55 (3.35%) PCI DSS
4 36 (2.20%) SLA
5 33 (2.01%) GDPR
6 7 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.24%) PMO
10 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.18%) DICOM
10 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.18%) HL7
11 1 (0.061%) COBIT
11 1 (0.061%) IFRS
11 1 (0.061%) JSP 440
System Software
1 597 (36.40%) Docker
2 141 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.61%) Active Directory
4 44 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
5 41 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 35 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (2.01%) VirtualBox
8 29 (1.77%) KVM
9 13 (0.79%) Apache Flume
9 13 (0.79%) HDFS
9 13 (0.79%) vSphere
10 11 (0.67%) iptables
10 11 (0.67%) QEMU
11 10 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 9 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.49%) NFS
13 8 (0.49%) XenServer
14 7 (0.43%) vCloud
15 6 (0.37%) LXC
16 5 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 715 (43.60%) Ansible
2 681 (41.52%) Puppet
3 586 (35.73%) Opscode Chef
4 406 (24.76%) Terraform
5 352 (21.46%) Kubernetes
6 166 (10.12%) Salt
7 105 (6.40%) Nagios
8 81 (4.94%) Docker Swarm
9 55 (3.35%) Packer
10 51 (3.11%) ZABBIX
11 45 (2.74%) Grafana
12 39 (2.38%) Consul
13 37 (2.26%) logstash
14 36 (2.20%) Graphite
15 31 (1.89%) Capistrano
16 30 (1.83%) Oozie
17 27 (1.65%) Mesos
17 27 (1.65%) Nessus
18 23 (1.40%) HAProxy
19 20 (1.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 209 (12.74%) VMware
2 199 (12.13%) Google
2 199 (12.13%) Microsoft
3 164 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 76 (4.63%) Oracle
5 74 (4.51%) Splunk
6 72 (4.39%) New Relic
7 61 (3.72%) Cisco
8 49 (2.99%) IBM
9 48 (2.93%) Cloudera
10 42 (2.56%) ServiceNow
11 36 (2.20%) SaltStack
12 34 (2.07%) SAP
13 31 (1.89%) McAfee
14 30 (1.83%) Atlassian
15 29 (1.77%) Citrix
16 28 (1.71%) Hortonworks
16 28 (1.71%) HP
16 28 (1.71%) Qualys
16 28 (1.71%) Talend