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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 227 184
Rank change year-on-year +52 -43  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 241 239 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.31% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.51% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 181 192 273
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

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 12774 15798 18424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.89% 86.67% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10566 13274 14770
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +41 68 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Berkshire -26 46 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Hampshire +25 40 £47,500 -5.00% 6
West Sussex +18 18 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 17 £39,250 +42.72% 4
Oxfordshire +13 13 £47,500 -47.22% 1
East Sussex +5 13 £36,500 -30.47%
Kent +16 11 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Middlesex +10 9 £66,250 +65.62% 1
Configuration Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 219 (42.52%) Linux
2 188 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (36.50%) DevOps
3 152 (29.51%) Finance
4 141 (27.38%) Puppet
5 127 (24.66%) Microsoft
6 121 (23.50%) Python
7 116 (22.52%) Windows
8 106 (20.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 96 (18.64%) Git (software)
9 96 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
10 93 (18.06%) SQL
11 87 (16.89%) Mentoring
12 86 (16.70%) Amazon AWS
13 80 (15.53%) .NET
13 80 (15.53%) C#
13 80 (15.53%) MySQL
14 79 (15.34%) ITIL
15 77 (14.95%) Perl
15 77 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
16 75 (14.56%) Java
17 73 (14.17%) Unix
18 71 (13.79%) Docker
19 68 (13.20%) Ansible
20 66 (12.82%) Test Automation
20 66 (12.82%) Ruby
21 65 (12.62%) VMware
22 63 (12.23%) JavaScript
22 63 (12.23%) Software Engineering
22 63 (12.23%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Co-occurring 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 35 (6.80%) nginx
2 27 (5.24%) Apache
3 25 (4.85%) Apache Solr
4 23 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (3.69%) IIS
6 16 (3.11%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.52%) Confluence
7 13 (2.52%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.14%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.75%) Skype for Business
10 8 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.55%) JBoss
11 7 (1.36%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
13 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.39%) CMS
14 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.39%) Windchill
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (9.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.78%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.39%) SAP CAR
5 2 (0.39%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.39%) SAP PLM
5 2 (0.39%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 86 (16.70%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.02%) IaaS
4 27 (5.24%) SaaS
5 21 (4.08%) PaaS
6 20 (3.88%) Office 365
7 13 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (1.94%) Amazon S3
10 9 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
11 8 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (1.36%) Google App Engine
13 6 (1.17%) Datadog
14 4 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.78%) Heroku
14 4 (0.78%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 4 (0.78%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.16%) DNS
2 33 (6.41%) Firewall
3 24 (4.66%) Internet
4 21 (4.08%) Network Security
5 18 (3.50%) TCP/IP
6 17 (3.30%) DHCP
6 17 (3.30%) SAN
7 16 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (2.52%) LDAP
9 11 (2.14%) VPN
10 9 (1.75%) Skype
10 9 (1.75%) WAN
11 8 (1.55%) Kerberos
11 8 (1.55%) LAN
11 8 (1.55%) PBX
11 8 (1.55%) PSTN
12 7 (1.36%) BGP
12 7 (1.36%) HTTP
12 7 (1.36%) IPv4
12 7 (1.36%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.53%) MySQL
2 51 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.83%) Big Data
4 25 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (4.27%) Power BI
7 22 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 20 (3.88%) Data Lake
9 18 (3.50%) NoSQL
10 17 (3.30%) MongoDB
10 17 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.91%) InfluxDB
12 14 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.94%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.75%) HBase
14 9 (1.75%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 96 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 59 (11.46%) Jenkins
3 38 (7.38%) Subversion
4 34 (6.60%) Selenium
4 34 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (6.41%) Ant
6 31 (6.02%) MSBuild
7 29 (5.63%) Maven
8 26 (5.05%) JIRA
9 20 (3.88%) QUnit
9 20 (3.88%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.94%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.75%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.55%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.55%) HP UFT
12 8 (1.55%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.17%) JUnit
13 6 (1.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 152 (29.51%) Finance
2 20 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.69%) Military
4 17 (3.30%) Marketing
5 14 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.75%) Banking
6 9 (1.75%) Electronics
7 5 (0.97%) Retail
8 4 (0.78%) Games
8 4 (0.78%) Legal
9 3 (0.58%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.39%) Avionics
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 82 (15.92%) Developer
3 46 (8.93%) Software Engineer
4 42 (8.16%) Analyst
4 42 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 34 (6.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 30 (5.83%) Administrator
7 29 (5.63%) C# Developer
7 29 (5.63%) CRM Developer
7 29 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 28 (5.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 26 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 26 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (4.85%) Applications Support
10 25 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (4.47%) VB.NET Developer
13 22 (4.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 21 (4.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (15.53%) .NET
2 43 (8.35%) HTML
3 31 (6.02%) JSON
3 31 (6.02%) XML
4 29 (5.63%) Spring
5 27 (5.24%) Spring MVC
6 26 (5.05%) .NET Framework
7 25 (4.85%) SOAP
8 24 (4.66%) RESTful
9 23 (4.47%) Web Services
10 22 (4.27%) CSS
11 20 (3.88%) Dojo
12 19 (3.69%) LAMP
13 16 (3.11%) Kafka
14 15 (2.91%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.72%) Node.js
16 11 (2.14%) Elastic Stack
16 11 (2.14%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (1.94%) REST
17 10 (1.94%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.68%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 34 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.24%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.85%) Replication
6 22 (4.27%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.72%) Clustering
8 13 (2.52%) CMDB
8 13 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.14%) PKI
9 11 (2.14%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.75%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.55%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.55%) BYOD
12 8 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.17%) User Experience
14 5 (0.97%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 219 (42.52%) Linux
2 116 (22.52%) Windows
3 73 (14.17%) Unix
4 34 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (6.41%) Windows Server
6 30 (5.83%) CentOS
7 28 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (4.47%) Ubuntu
10 18 (3.50%) Solaris
11 13 (2.52%) Debian
12 8 (1.55%) Android
12 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.55%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.36%) CoreOS
13 7 (1.36%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.97%) AIX
15 4 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
1 188 (36.50%) DevOps
2 106 (20.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 96 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
4 87 (16.89%) Mentoring
5 79 (15.34%) ITIL
6 66 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 63 (12.23%) Software Engineering
8 60 (11.65%) Coaching
9 58 (11.26%) TDD
10 57 (11.07%) Release Management
11 49 (9.51%) CRM
12 46 (8.93%) Line Management
13 42 (8.16%) Service Management
14 38 (7.38%) Change Management
15 37 (7.18%) Continuous Delivery
16 36 (6.99%) Test Strategy
17 35 (6.80%) BDD
17 35 (6.80%) Open Source
18 34 (6.60%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (23.50%) Python
2 93 (18.06%) SQL
3 80 (15.53%) C#
4 77 (14.95%) Perl
5 75 (14.56%) Java
6 66 (12.82%) Ruby
7 63 (12.23%) Bash Shell
7 63 (12.23%) JavaScript
8 48 (9.32%) C
9 42 (8.16%) VB.NET
10 36 (6.99%) C++
11 34 (6.60%) PowerShell
12 24 (4.66%) T-SQL
13 23 (4.47%) Groovy
14 20 (3.88%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.33%) Go
16 11 (2.14%) PHP
17 10 (1.94%) R
18 9 (1.75%) Fortran
19 6 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 49 (9.51%) Degree
3 23 (4.47%) ISTQB
4 21 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (3.88%) ISEB
6 14 (2.72%) Master's Degree
7 12 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.55%) CCNA
9 8 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.17%) MCP
11 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.78%) MCSA
12 4 (0.78%) MCSE
13 2 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.39%) LPIC
13 2 (0.39%) MCITP
14 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.26%) QA
2 19 (3.69%) SLA
3 9 (1.75%) PMO
4 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) GMP
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (13.79%) Docker
2 46 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.83%) Active Directory
4 24 (4.66%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.14%) vSphere
7 8 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (1.36%) NFS
8 7 (1.36%) Varnish
8 7 (1.36%) XenServer
9 6 (1.17%) LXC
9 6 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.97%) Firmware
10 5 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.97%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
11 4 (0.78%) vCloud
12 3 (0.58%) Ceph
12 3 (0.58%) zsh
Systems Management
1 141 (27.38%) Puppet
2 77 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (13.20%) Ansible
4 27 (5.24%) Kubernetes
5 25 (4.85%) logstash
6 17 (3.30%) Terraform
6 17 (3.30%) ZABBIX
7 16 (3.11%) Nagios
7 16 (3.11%) SCCM
8 13 (2.52%) HAProxy
9 10 (1.94%) Icinga
10 9 (1.75%) CFEngine
10 9 (1.75%) Galera Cluster
10 9 (1.75%) Graphite
11 8 (1.55%) SCOM
12 7 (1.36%) Kibana
12 7 (1.36%) Mesos
12 7 (1.36%) vCenter Server
13 6 (1.17%) Grafana
13 6 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 127 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 65 (12.62%) VMware
3 37 (7.18%) Red Hat
4 34 (6.60%) Cisco
5 32 (6.21%) Oracle
6 19 (3.69%) New Relic
7 15 (2.91%) HP
8 13 (2.52%) Google
8 13 (2.52%) SAP
9 11 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.94%) Citrix
10 10 (1.94%) Infoblox
10 10 (1.94%) SolarWinds
10 10 (1.94%) Splunk
11 9 (1.75%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.75%) Hortonworks
11 9 (1.75%) SaltStack
12 8 (1.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 8 (1.55%) NetScout
12 8 (1.55%) Nokia
Redhill
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Etech Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 27 days ago