The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 110 153 163
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 111 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.18% 1.25% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 1.59% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 32 47
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Configuration Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4127 4578 4230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.18% 78.18% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3129 3072 3206
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 70 £47,500 +46.15% 6
Slough +1 17 £50,000 +16.95% 1
Maidenhead +15 4 £37,500 -37.50%
Bracknell +14 4 £82,500 +106.25%
Newbury +10 3 - -
Wokingham -3 2 £35,250 -6.00%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 92 (40.00%) Linux
2 86 (37.39%) Puppet
3 65 (28.26%) ITIL
4 62 (26.96%) VMware
5 59 (25.65%) Python
6 55 (23.91%) Perl
7 54 (23.48%) Windows
8 52 (22.61%) MySQL
9 51 (22.17%) Apache
9 51 (22.17%) Nagios
10 48 (20.87%) DNS
11 47 (20.43%) Opscode Chef
12 44 (19.13%) DevOps
13 42 (18.26%) Security Cleared
14 40 (17.39%) Oracle
15 39 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
16 38 (16.52%) SMTP
17 37 (16.09%) TCP/IP
17 37 (16.09%) Web Services
18 36 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (15.22%) HP
20 34 (14.78%) HTTP
20 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
21 33 (14.35%) DV Cleared
22 31 (13.48%) SC Cleared
22 31 (13.48%) WebLogic
22 31 (13.48%) Java
23 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
23 30 (13.04%) Tomcat
23 30 (13.04%) Degree

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (22.17%) Apache
2 31 (13.48%) WebLogic
3 30 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 23 (10.00%) JBoss
4 23 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 19 (8.26%) nginx
6 13 (5.65%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (4.35%) IIS
8 7 (3.04%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.61%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (2.61%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (2.17%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.30%) Lync
12 3 (1.30%) CMS
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 21 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.04%) MS Project
4 4 (1.74%) MS Office
5 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.30%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.78%) SaaS
3 7 (3.04%) PaaS
4 6 (2.61%) GitHub
4 6 (2.61%) IaaS
5 5 (2.17%) Taleo
5 5 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.30%) CloudFront
6 3 (1.30%) Route 53
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.87%) DNS
2 38 (16.52%) SMTP
3 37 (16.09%) TCP/IP
4 34 (14.78%) HTTP
5 22 (9.57%) SSL
5 22 (9.57%) Internet
6 20 (8.70%) SAN
7 17 (7.39%) LDAP
8 15 (6.52%) NAS
9 13 (5.65%) VoIP
10 12 (5.22%) SNMP
11 11 (4.78%) LAN
11 11 (4.78%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (4.78%) Firewall
12 10 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
13 9 (3.91%) DHCP
14 8 (3.48%) WAN
15 7 (3.04%) OSPF
15 7 (3.04%) BGP
16 6 (2.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.61%) MySQL
2 12 (5.22%) Big Data
3 11 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.91%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.61%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.61%) Essbase
7 6 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.17%) DB2
8 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.74%) Subversion
5 3 (1.30%) JIRA
6 2 (0.87%) Hudson
7 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium
7 1 (0.43%) Toad
7 1 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 16 (6.96%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.52%) Front Office
3 14 (6.09%) Back Office
3 14 (6.09%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.22%) Finance
5 7 (3.04%) Banking
5 7 (3.04%) Retail
6 6 (2.61%) Law
7 4 (1.74%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Billing
8 2 (0.87%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (15.65%) Support Engineer
2 22 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
2 22 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (7.83%) Administrator
4 14 (6.09%) Applications Support
5 13 (5.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 13 (5.65%) Consultant
6 12 (5.22%) Architect
6 12 (5.22%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (5.22%) Applications Support Engineer
6 12 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) Storage Support Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) Senior Support Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) EMC Engineer
7 11 (4.78%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.09%) Web Services
2 16 (6.96%) MCollective
3 8 (3.48%) .NET
3 8 (3.48%) Middleware
3 8 (3.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (2.61%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (2.61%) WebCenter
4 6 (2.61%) Memcached
4 6 (2.61%) Esper
5 5 (2.17%) RESTful
6 3 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (1.30%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.87%) Sensu
8 1 (0.43%) LAMP
8 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.78%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.26%) Statistics
3 19 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.65%) Replication
5 12 (5.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.61%) EqualLogic
8 6 (2.61%) CMDB
9 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.87%) IVR
10 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.87%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.43%) DTV
11 1 (0.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 92 (40.00%) Linux
2 54 (23.48%) Windows
3 28 (12.17%) Windows 7
4 23 (10.00%) UNIX
4 23 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.09%) CentOS
6 11 (4.78%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.61%) SUSE
9 6 (2.61%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.17%) Debian
10 5 (2.17%) Android
11 3 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.26%) ITIL
2 44 (19.13%) DevOps
3 27 (11.74%) Capacity Management
4 25 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 19 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (6.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (6.09%) Validation
10 13 (5.65%) Network Design
10 13 (5.65%) E-Procurement
10 13 (5.65%) Fault Management
10 13 (5.65%) Functional Testing
10 13 (5.65%) Procure-to-pay
10 13 (5.65%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (5.22%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.22%) Service Management
11 12 (5.22%) Migration
12 11 (4.78%) Service Delivery
12 11 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 59 (25.65%) Python
2 55 (23.91%) Perl
3 31 (13.48%) Java
4 26 (11.30%) SQL
5 17 (7.39%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.52%) PHP
7 13 (5.65%) Ruby
8 6 (2.61%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.61%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.74%) C++
10 2 (0.87%) C#
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) Jython
11 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 42 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.35%) DV Cleared
3 31 (13.48%) SC Cleared
4 30 (13.04%) Degree
5 16 (6.96%) MCSE
5 16 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.78%) A+ Certification
7 10 (4.35%) MCP
8 7 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.17%) CCIE
9 5 (2.17%) JNCIP
10 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.30%) PMP
11 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.30%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.87%) CCNP
13 1 (0.43%) CCNA
13 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.43%) RHCE
13 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.74%) SLA
2 8 (3.48%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 25 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.39%) qmail
2 17 (7.39%) Squid
3 11 (4.78%) vSphere
4 6 (2.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.61%) Xen
4 6 (2.61%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.17%) XenServer
5 5 (2.17%) iptables
6 2 (0.87%) Docker
6 2 (0.87%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.87%) Varnish
7 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 86 (37.39%) Puppet
2 51 (22.17%) Nagios
3 47 (20.43%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (11.30%) Cacti
5 24 (10.43%) Ganglia
6 23 (10.00%) ZABBIX
7 22 (9.57%) collectd
7 22 (9.57%) logstash
7 22 (9.57%) Graphite
8 12 (5.22%) Ansible
9 11 (4.78%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (3.48%) Salt
11 7 (3.04%) SCCM
12 5 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (1.74%) Rundeck
14 3 (1.30%) WSUS
14 3 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 2 (0.87%) BMC Marimba
15 2 (0.87%) OpenView
15 2 (0.87%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 62 (26.96%) VMware
2 40 (17.39%) Oracle
3 35 (15.22%) HP
4 30 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 24 (10.43%) Red Hat
6 18 (7.83%) Splunk
7 17 (7.39%) Sun
8 16 (6.96%) SAP
9 15 (6.52%) EMC
10 14 (6.09%) Cisco
11 13 (5.65%) Ariba
12 12 (5.22%) Symantec
13 11 (4.78%) Brocade
13 11 (4.78%) StorageTek
14 8 (3.48%) Huawei
15 7 (3.04%) Websense
15 7 (3.04%) Citrix
15 7 (3.04%) Dell
16 6 (2.61%) Adobe
17 5 (2.17%) Juniper
Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago