Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 197 237
Rank change year-on-year -44 +40 -17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 167 279 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.06% 1.47% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.66% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 221 202
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,200 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,063 £64,000 £54,425
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +7.53%

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 13977 16780 16224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 88.81% 88.25% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11441 13251 13332
Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the Midlands

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
West Midlands +6 143 £40,000 -5.88% 15
East Midlands -70 24 £48,750 +14.71% 2
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 74 (44.31%) Linux
2 60 (35.93%) Windows
3 52 (31.14%) DevOps
4 51 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (28.74%) ITIL
6 44 (26.35%) Puppet
7 43 (25.75%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
8 42 (25.15%) Java
9 39 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (20.96%) PowerShell
11 33 (19.76%) Test Automation
12 32 (19.16%) Jenkins
12 32 (19.16%) Python
13 29 (17.37%) Docker
14 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
15 27 (16.17%) SQL
16 26 (15.57%) Change Management
16 26 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
17 25 (14.97%) C#
18 24 (14.37%) TCP/IP
19 23 (13.77%) Ruby
19 23 (13.77%) Incident Management
20 22 (13.17%) Ansible
21 21 (12.57%) Bash Shell
21 21 (12.57%) Scrum
22 20 (11.98%) Service Delivery
22 20 (11.98%) Web Services
22 20 (11.98%) Ubuntu
23 19 (11.38%) Problem Management

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (6.59%) Apache
2 9 (5.39%) nginx
3 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.19%) CMS
4 7 (4.19%) Confluence
4 7 (4.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.59%) Documentum
6 5 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.40%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.40%) IIS
7 4 (2.40%) JBoss
7 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Workfront
2 1 (0.60%) assyst
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Exstream
2 1 (0.60%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.19%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.39%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (4.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.79%) GitHub
6 7 (4.19%) SaaS
7 2 (1.20%) IaaS
7 2 (1.20%) Office 365
7 2 (1.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.37%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.78%) Firewall
3 13 (7.78%) DNS
4 9 (5.39%) Ethernet
4 9 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (4.19%) LAN
5 7 (4.19%) VoIP
6 6 (3.59%) Asterisk PBX
6 6 (3.59%) DHCP
6 6 (3.59%) RS-485
6 6 (3.59%) VPN
7 5 (2.99%) SNMP
7 5 (2.99%) WAN
8 4 (2.40%) SAN
8 4 (2.40%) Wireless
9 3 (1.80%) Bluetooth
9 3 (1.80%) Internet
10 2 (1.20%) FTP
10 2 (1.20%) HTTP
10 2 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) MySQL
2 9 (5.39%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (5.39%) InfluxDB
3 6 (3.59%) MariaDB
4 5 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.20%) QlikView
8 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (19.16%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.58%) JIRA
3 13 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.78%) TeamCity
4 11 (6.59%) Appium
4 11 (6.59%) GoCD
5 10 (5.99%) InstallShield
5 10 (5.99%) MSI
5 10 (5.99%) Vagrant
6 9 (5.39%) Selenium
7 7 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.59%) Subversion
8 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.40%) Calabash
9 4 (2.40%) Hudson
9 4 (2.40%) JMeter
9 4 (2.40%) JUnit
9 4 (2.40%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.80%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (7.78%) Retail
2 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.79%) Electronics
3 8 (4.79%) Finance
4 7 (4.19%) Automotive
5 6 (3.59%) Games
5 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.80%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (14.97%) Analyst
2 21 (12.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (8.38%) Developer
4 11 (6.59%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (5.39%) Administrator
5 9 (5.39%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (5.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (5.39%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (5.39%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) Architect
6 8 (4.79%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (4.79%) Deployment Analyst
6 8 (4.79%) Graduate
6 8 (4.79%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) IT Manager
6 8 (4.79%) Software Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
6 8 (4.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.98%) Web Services
2 13 (7.78%) .NET
2 13 (7.78%) LAMP
2 13 (7.78%) Node.js
3 12 (7.19%) Middleware
4 10 (5.99%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (5.99%) RESTful
5 9 (5.39%) LEMP Stack
6 8 (4.79%) SOAP
6 8 (4.79%) XML
7 7 (4.19%) HTML
8 6 (3.59%) WSDL
9 5 (2.99%) Kafka
10 4 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (2.40%) CSS
10 4 (2.40%) HornetQ
10 4 (2.40%) JMS
11 3 (1.80%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.58%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (5.39%) Smart Meter
6 6 (3.59%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.40%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.40%) CMDB
8 4 (2.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.40%) VHDL
9 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.80%) CPLD
9 3 (1.80%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.80%) Verilog
10 2 (1.20%) Handset
10 2 (1.20%) Infotainment
10 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 74 (44.31%) Linux
2 60 (35.93%) Windows
3 20 (11.98%) Ubuntu
4 19 (11.38%) Windows Server
5 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.78%) Unix
7 10 (5.99%) Windows 10
7 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.19%) Android
9 7 (4.19%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.19%) Debian
10 5 (2.99%) CentOS
11 4 (2.40%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.40%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.20%) AIX
12 2 (1.20%) Solaris
12 2 (1.20%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.14%) DevOps
2 51 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (28.74%) ITIL
4 43 (25.75%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (19.76%) Test Automation
6 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
7 26 (15.57%) Change Management
8 23 (13.77%) Incident Management
9 21 (12.57%) Scrum
10 20 (11.98%) Service Delivery
11 19 (11.38%) Mentoring
11 19 (11.38%) Problem Management
11 19 (11.38%) Project Management
12 17 (10.18%) Change Control
12 17 (10.18%) Microservices
13 16 (9.58%) Service Management
14 15 (8.98%) Coaching
14 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (7.78%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.15%) Java
2 35 (20.96%) PowerShell
3 32 (19.16%) Python
4 27 (16.17%) SQL
5 25 (14.97%) C#
6 23 (13.77%) Ruby
7 21 (12.57%) Bash Shell
8 17 (10.18%) VBScript
9 15 (8.98%) JavaScript
10 12 (7.19%) C
10 12 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.99%) PHP
12 9 (5.39%) Perl
13 8 (4.79%) C++
14 7 (4.19%) Go
15 5 (2.99%) VB
16 4 (2.40%) Groovy
16 4 (2.40%) Scala
17 3 (1.80%) Embedded C
17 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.39%) MCSE
1 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.79%) Degree
3 7 (4.19%) MCSA
4 6 (3.59%) CCNA
4 6 (3.59%) CCNP
4 6 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.99%) ISEB
5 5 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.40%) MOS
7 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.60%) CISA
9 1 (0.60%) CISM
9 1 (0.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (17.37%) Docker
2 17 (10.18%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (5.99%) VirtualBox
5 7 (4.19%) Samba
6 6 (3.59%) KVM
6 6 (3.59%) pfSense
6 6 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.99%) Xen
8 4 (2.40%) Firmware
8 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.40%) vSphere
8 4 (2.40%) XenServer
9 2 (1.20%) etcd
9 2 (1.20%) flannel
9 2 (1.20%) iptables
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) NFS
10 1 (0.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 44 (26.35%) Puppet
2 26 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (13.17%) Ansible
4 19 (11.38%) SCCM
5 15 (8.98%) Consul
6 14 (8.38%) Nagios
6 14 (8.38%) Terraform
7 9 (5.39%) Icinga
7 9 (5.39%) Salt
8 8 (4.79%) Kubernetes
9 7 (4.19%) Backup Exec
9 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (4.19%) NetBackup
9 7 (4.19%) WSUS
10 5 (2.99%) Mesos
11 4 (2.40%) Cobbler
11 4 (2.40%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (2.40%) StatsD
11 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
12 3 (1.80%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Red Hat
2 19 (11.38%) VMware
3 14 (8.38%) New Relic
4 11 (6.59%) Citrix
4 11 (6.59%) ServiceNow
5 10 (5.99%) AppSense
5 10 (5.99%) LANDesk
6 9 (5.39%) AppDynamics
6 9 (5.39%) Remedy
7 7 (4.19%) Cognizant
7 7 (4.19%) Google
8 6 (3.59%) Avaya
8 6 (3.59%) Cisco
8 6 (3.59%) Mitel
8 6 (3.59%) Oracle
8 6 (3.59%) Pega
9 4 (2.40%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (2.40%) HP
10 3 (1.80%) Green Hills
Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Mackenzie Jones
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Mackenzie Jones
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £35,625.00 - £39,375.00
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Act Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
RCDTS
Salary: £52,250.00 - £57,750.00
Posted: 11 days ago
Shirley, West Midlands
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wellesbourne, Warwickshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £ 26,000
Posted: 10 days ago