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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 98 164 180
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 119 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.38% 0.97% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 1.26% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 83 19 32
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
4031 4284 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.77% 77.12% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2917 3241
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +50 72 £55,000 +54.92% 3
Slough +3 15 £45,000 +16.88%
Maidenhead - 15 £50,000 -
Newbury +15 10 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £35,000 -
Bracknell +8 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 71 (32.13%) Linux
2 68 (30.77%) ITIL
3 66 (29.86%) Puppet
4 54 (24.43%) Windows
5 52 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 52 (23.53%) DevOps
6 46 (20.81%) HP
7 44 (19.91%) VMware
8 43 (19.46%) Oracle
8 43 (19.46%) DV Cleared
9 42 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
10 41 (18.55%) Python
11 39 (17.65%) Nagios
12 38 (17.19%) SC Cleared
13 37 (16.74%) Data Centre
14 36 (16.29%) Windows 7
14 36 (16.29%) Perl
14 36 (16.29%) MySQL
15 34 (15.38%) Apache
15 34 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 32 (14.48%) DNS
17 31 (14.03%) Active Directory
17 31 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (13.12%) Capacity Management
18 29 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (13.12%) SLA
18 29 (13.12%) Web Services
19 28 (12.67%) Degree
20 24 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (10.86%) WebLogic

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 34 (15.38%) Apache
2 24 (10.86%) WebLogic
3 21 (9.50%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 16 (7.24%) JBoss
6 14 (6.33%) nginx
6 14 (6.33%) OpenStack
7 9 (4.07%) IIS
8 7 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (2.71%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.71%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.36%) Lync
11 3 (1.36%) CMS
12 2 (0.90%) Drupal
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.90%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 20 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.71%) MS Project
4 5 (2.26%) MS Office
5 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.36%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.62%) SaaS
3 7 (3.17%) PaaS
4 6 (2.71%) GitHub
4 6 (2.71%) IaaS
5 3 (1.36%) Taleo
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.48%) DNS
2 23 (10.41%) TCP/IP
2 23 (10.41%) SMTP
3 20 (9.05%) HTTP
4 19 (8.60%) SAN
5 14 (6.33%) SSL
5 14 (6.33%) NAS
5 14 (6.33%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (5.43%) VoIP
6 12 (5.43%) LDAP
7 11 (4.98%) SNMP
8 10 (4.52%) Internet
8 10 (4.52%) Firewall
9 9 (4.07%) Diameter Protocol
9 9 (4.07%) DHCP
10 8 (3.62%) LAN
11 6 (2.71%) SSH
12 5 (2.26%) WAN
13 4 (1.81%) OSPF
13 4 (1.81%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.29%) MySQL
2 12 (5.43%) Big Data
3 11 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.52%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.71%) Essbase
7 6 (2.71%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.36%) DB2
10 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.81%) Subversion
4 3 (1.36%) JIRA
5 2 (0.90%) Hudson
6 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.45%) Selenium
6 1 (0.45%) Toad
6 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 17 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 16 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.33%) Front Office
4 13 (5.88%) Back Office
4 13 (5.88%) Finance
5 7 (3.17%) Banking
6 6 (2.71%) Retail
6 6 (2.71%) Law
7 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Marketing
8 2 (0.90%) Billing
8 2 (0.90%) Electronics
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (17.19%) Support Engineer
2 17 (7.69%) Consultant
3 16 (7.24%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (6.33%) EMC Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) Storage Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) SAN Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) Storage Support Engineer
5 13 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (5.88%) Administrator
5 13 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (5.43%) Technical Engineer
7 10 (4.52%) Field Engineer
7 10 (4.52%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.12%) Web Services
2 11 (4.98%) MCollective
3 8 (3.62%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (3.62%) Middleware
4 7 (3.17%) .NET
5 6 (2.71%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (2.71%) WebCenter
5 6 (2.71%) Memcached
5 6 (2.71%) Esper
6 5 (2.26%) RESTful
7 3 (1.36%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.90%) XML
8 2 (0.90%) Sensu
9 1 (0.45%) HTML
9 1 (0.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.74%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.14%) Statistics
4 16 (7.24%) Computer Science
5 14 (6.33%) Replication
5 14 (6.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (4.98%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.62%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.26%) CMDB
9 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.90%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.90%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.90%) IVR
10 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.45%) DTV
11 1 (0.45%) GIS
11 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.13%) Linux
2 54 (24.43%) Windows
3 36 (16.29%) Windows 7
4 23 (10.41%) UNIX
5 16 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.52%) CentOS
8 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.17%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.71%) SUSE
9 6 (2.71%) Debian
9 6 (2.71%) Android
9 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.77%) ITIL
2 52 (23.53%) DevOps
3 29 (13.12%) Capacity Management
4 24 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 17 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 17 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
6 17 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
7 16 (7.24%) E-Procurement
8 14 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.88%) PRINCE2
10 12 (5.43%) Validation
10 12 (5.43%) Network Design
10 12 (5.43%) Fault Management
11 11 (4.98%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.98%) Project Management
12 10 (4.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.55%) Python
2 36 (16.29%) Perl
3 19 (8.60%) Java
4 17 (7.69%) SQL
5 16 (7.24%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.33%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.88%) PHP
8 11 (4.98%) Ruby
9 7 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.71%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.90%) C#
12 1 (0.45%) C++
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
12 1 (0.45%) VB
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) Jython
12 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 52 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 43 (19.46%) DV Cleared
3 38 (17.19%) SC Cleared
4 28 (12.67%) Degree
5 20 (9.05%) MCSE
5 20 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (6.79%) A+ Certification
7 13 (5.88%) MCP
8 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.36%) PMP
10 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.90%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.90%) CCIE
11 2 (0.90%) CCNP
12 1 (0.45%) CCNA
12 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.45%) RHCE
12 1 (0.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.12%) SLA
2 8 (3.62%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 31 (14.03%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.43%) qmail
3 12 (5.43%) Squid
4 7 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (2.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (2.71%) Xen
5 6 (2.71%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) XenServer
7 2 (0.90%) Varnish
7 2 (0.90%) Docker
7 2 (0.90%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.90%) iptables
8 1 (0.45%) Firmware
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 66 (29.86%) Puppet
2 42 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (17.65%) Nagios
4 19 (8.60%) ZABBIX
4 19 (8.60%) Cacti
4 19 (8.60%) Ganglia
5 18 (8.14%) collectd
5 18 (8.14%) Graphite
6 17 (7.69%) logstash
7 14 (6.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 13 (5.88%) Ansible
9 8 (3.62%) Salt
9 8 (3.62%) SCCM
10 4 (1.81%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (1.36%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.90%) OpenView
12 2 (0.90%) WSUS
12 2 (0.90%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (20.81%) HP
2 44 (19.91%) VMware
3 43 (19.46%) Oracle
4 34 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (8.60%) SAP
5 19 (8.60%) EMC
6 18 (8.14%) Sun
7 17 (7.69%) Ariba
8 15 (6.79%) Symantec
9 14 (6.33%) Brocade
9 14 (6.33%) StorageTek
10 13 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 13 (5.88%) Splunk
11 12 (5.43%) Cisco
12 8 (3.62%) Citrix
13 7 (3.17%) Adobe
13 7 (3.17%) Huawei
14 5 (2.26%) Remedy
14 5 (2.26%) BMC
15 4 (1.81%) Websense
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