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

Configuration Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.44% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.49% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +37.50%  
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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 496 410 464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 89.37% 84.19% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 394 352 333
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Watford

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Watford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Watford

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

1 13 (86.67%) Release Management
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
4 9 (60.00%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) CCNP
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) Meraki
5 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (26.67%) SCCM
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) Network Design
9 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (20.00%) Google
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
3 3 (20.00%) G Suite
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) GitHub
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) ICMP
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) French Language
1 2 (13.33%) German Language
1 2 (13.33%) Swedish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Release Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Release Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Release Management
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Network Design
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Presales
7 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Go
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
1 7 (46.67%) Meraki
1 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) MuleSoft
3 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (20.00%) WSO2
4 2 (13.33%) AppSense
4 2 (13.33%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com