The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / South East
Rank 167 212 192
Rank change year-on-year +45 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 278 283 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.88% 1.47% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.69% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 205 227 233
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £64,250 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12756 16734 17417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.17% 87.12% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10432 14121 13921
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in the South East

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in the South East

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in the South East

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +74 91 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Hampshire +36 76 £45,000 +3.44% 11
Berkshire +13 57 £45,000 -18.18% 9
East Sussex +5 19 £42,500 -5.55%
Oxfordshire +5 14 £53,750 -2.27% 4
West Sussex -7 12 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Kent +25 6 £41,250 -4.06%
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £46,500 -22.50% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 234 (47.27%) Linux
2 149 (30.10%) DevOps
3 146 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (26.67%) Finance
5 131 (26.46%) Puppet
6 119 (24.04%) Python
7 98 (19.80%) Windows
8 97 (19.60%) Java
8 97 (19.60%) Git (software)
9 86 (17.37%) Microsoft
9 86 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (16.97%) Opscode Chef
11 83 (16.77%) SQL
12 81 (16.36%) MySQL
13 80 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
14 78 (15.76%) Unix
15 77 (15.56%) ITIL
15 77 (15.56%) Software Engineering
16 73 (14.75%) Jenkins
17 69 (13.94%) Perl
18 68 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
19 67 (13.54%) Ruby
20 65 (13.13%) Security Cleared
21 63 (12.73%) Bash Shell
22 59 (11.92%) Mentoring
22 59 (11.92%) Oracle
23 58 (11.72%) VMware
23 58 (11.72%) Degree
24 55 (11.11%) JavaScript
24 55 (11.11%) Data Centre

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 36 (7.27%) Apache
2 29 (5.86%) nginx
3 20 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.43%) JBoss
5 16 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.63%) Apache Solr
7 12 (2.42%) IIS
8 11 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.82%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.21%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.81%) CMS
11 4 (0.81%) Confluence
11 4 (0.81%) Drupal
11 4 (0.81%) Eucalyptus
12 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.40%) Moodle
12 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.40%) SAS
12 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 47 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.62%) MS Office
3 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 31 (6.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.21%) Eloqua
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.84%) SaaS
3 15 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.83%) Office 365
5 13 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.41%) PaaS
7 6 (1.21%) IaaS
7 6 (1.21%) Responsys
7 6 (1.21%) Taleo
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.01%) Datadog
8 5 (1.01%) Google App Engine
8 5 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.40%) GitHub
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.07%) Firewall
2 28 (5.66%) DNS
3 19 (3.84%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.23%) VPN
5 15 (3.03%) Network Security
6 12 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (2.22%) HTTP
7 11 (2.22%) Internet
8 9 (1.82%) SAN
9 8 (1.62%) BGP
9 8 (1.62%) LDAP
10 6 (1.21%) ATM
10 6 (1.21%) IPv4
10 6 (1.21%) IPv6
10 6 (1.21%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.01%) AMQP
11 5 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (1.01%) DHCP
11 5 (1.01%) OpenVPN
11 5 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.36%) MySQL
2 31 (6.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 16 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.22%) Power BI
8 11 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.82%) Big Data
9 9 (1.82%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.61%) Redis
12 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 97 (19.60%) Git (software)
2 73 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 52 (10.51%) Subversion
4 39 (7.88%) Selenium
5 28 (5.66%) Maven
6 23 (4.65%) Ant
7 21 (4.24%) JIRA
8 18 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (3.43%) MSBuild
10 16 (3.23%) QUnit
11 13 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (2.42%) JUnit
13 8 (1.62%) HP UFT
13 8 (1.62%) Hudson
13 8 (1.62%) LoadRunner
13 8 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (1.62%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.62%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.01%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 132 (26.67%) Finance
2 32 (6.46%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.24%) Military
4 19 (3.84%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.64%) Marketing
6 14 (2.83%) Banking
7 13 (2.63%) Electronics
8 9 (1.82%) Legal
9 4 (0.81%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Retail
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (13.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (11.31%) Developer
3 53 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 51 (10.30%) Administrator
5 46 (9.29%) Linux Engineer
6 44 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
7 37 (7.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 35 (7.07%) Analyst
9 31 (6.26%) Linux Administrator
10 30 (6.06%) Applications Support
11 28 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 28 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 26 (5.25%) Test Manager
13 17 (3.43%) CRM Developer
13 17 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 16 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.03%) Development Manager
15 15 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.03%) Lead Software Engineer
16 14 (2.83%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.70%) HTML
2 46 (9.29%) Web Services
3 37 (7.47%) .NET
4 35 (7.07%) XML
5 30 (6.06%) Spring
6 28 (5.66%) CSS
7 26 (5.25%) JSON
7 26 (5.25%) Spring MVC
8 25 (5.05%) SOAP
9 23 (4.65%) LAMP
10 20 (4.04%) jQuery
11 17 (3.43%) Node.js
11 17 (3.43%) RESTful
12 16 (3.23%) Dojo
13 12 (2.42%) .NET Framework
13 12 (2.42%) GWT
14 11 (2.22%) Hibernate
14 11 (2.22%) J2EE
15 10 (2.02%) REST
16 9 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 36 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.64%) Clustering
5 18 (3.64%) Replication
6 17 (3.43%) Public Cloud
7 16 (3.23%) CMDB
8 13 (2.63%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.41%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.21%) CCTV
12 6 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 234 (47.27%) Linux
2 98 (19.80%) Windows
3 78 (15.76%) Unix
4 51 (10.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (7.68%) CentOS
6 35 (7.07%) Ubuntu
7 30 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (5.45%) Solaris
9 21 (4.24%) Debian
9 21 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (4.04%) Windows Server
11 13 (2.63%) Windows 7
12 12 (2.42%) Windows 10
13 10 (2.02%) AIX
14 9 (1.82%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.62%) Fedora
15 8 (1.62%) FreeBSD
16 7 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
17 6 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (30.10%) DevOps
2 146 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (15.56%) ITIL
4 77 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 68 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 59 (11.92%) Mentoring
7 54 (10.91%) TDD
8 47 (9.49%) Line Management
9 45 (9.09%) Release Management
10 44 (8.89%) Project Management
10 44 (8.89%) Test Strategy
11 43 (8.69%) Coaching
12 39 (7.88%) Automated Testing
13 38 (7.68%) Change Management
14 36 (7.27%) SDLC
14 36 (7.27%) Service Management
15 35 (7.07%) High Availability
15 35 (7.07%) OO
15 35 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (24.04%) Python
2 97 (19.60%) Java
3 83 (16.77%) SQL
4 69 (13.94%) Perl
5 67 (13.54%) Ruby
6 63 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 55 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 54 (10.91%) C++
9 49 (9.90%) C
10 45 (9.09%) C#
11 26 (5.25%) PHP
12 24 (4.85%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.84%) VB.NET
14 18 (3.64%) Groovy
15 17 (3.43%) PowerShell
16 13 (2.63%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.21%) Embedded C
18 6 (1.21%) Fortran
19 5 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 58 (11.72%) Degree
3 27 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 23 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.23%) ISEB
6 12 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.21%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.61%) CCNA
10 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.40%) CCNP
10 2 (0.40%) OCP
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.40%) RHCE
11 1 (0.20%) CCIE
11 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.20%) MCSE
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.89%) QA
2 18 (3.64%) SLA
3 8 (1.62%) PMO
4 4 (0.81%) COBIT
5 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) GMP
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.66%) Docker
3 24 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.04%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.42%) Firmware
5 12 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.42%) vSphere
6 11 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.02%) XenServer
8 9 (1.82%) Varnish
9 4 (0.81%) GlusterFS
9 4 (0.81%) NFS
9 4 (0.81%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (0.81%) Xen
10 3 (0.61%) Ceph
10 3 (0.61%) KVM
10 3 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.40%) Samba
11 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 131 (26.46%) Puppet
2 84 (16.97%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (8.89%) Ansible
4 18 (3.64%) ZABBIX
5 13 (2.63%) logstash
6 11 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.62%) Galera Cluster
8 8 (1.62%) Nagios
8 8 (1.62%) SCCM
9 7 (1.41%) CFEngine
10 6 (1.21%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.21%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.21%) Terraform
11 5 (1.01%) Kibana
11 5 (1.01%) OpenView
11 5 (1.01%) Salt
12 4 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 4 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 86 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.92%) Oracle
3 58 (11.72%) VMware
4 32 (6.46%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.24%) HP
6 19 (3.84%) Cisco
7 18 (3.64%) SolarWinds
8 16 (3.23%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.42%) LANDesk
9 12 (2.42%) SAP
9 12 (2.42%) Sun
10 10 (2.02%) CheckPoint
10 10 (2.02%) New Relic
10 10 (2.02%) Splunk
11 9 (1.82%) Citrix
11 9 (1.82%) Forcepoint
11 9 (1.82%) Google
11 9 (1.82%) Tripwire
12 8 (1.62%) Infoblox
13 6 (1.21%) Aruba
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension , 32 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Unum
Posted: 13 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago