The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 79 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 28 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.29% 0.70% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 0.87% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 575 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.37% 80.76% 67.35%
Number of salaries quoted 819 512 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,296 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
East Sussex

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Brighton

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Brighton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 44 (80.00%) Ruby
2 44 (80.00%) Python
3 42 (76.36%) Bash Shell
4 40 (72.73%) Puppet
5 36 (65.45%) Open Source
6 24 (43.64%) Node.js
6 24 (43.64%) Relational Database
6 24 (43.64%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (41.82%) Degree
8 22 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 19 (34.55%) Java
9 19 (34.55%) MySQL
9 19 (34.55%) Debian
10 17 (30.91%) OpenBSD
11 15 (27.27%) Ubuntu
11 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
11 15 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (27.27%) Analytics
12 14 (25.45%) Build Automation
12 14 (25.45%) Load Testing
13 13 (23.64%) KVM
13 13 (23.64%) UNIX
13 13 (23.64%) VoIP
14 12 (21.82%) Ethernet
14 12 (21.82%) Nagios
14 12 (21.82%) Perl
14 12 (21.82%) C
14 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (21.82%) HBase

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (43.64%) Node.js
2 11 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) VoIP
2 12 (21.82%) Ethernet
2 12 (21.82%) InfiniBand
3 8 (14.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (9.09%) DNS
4 5 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (5.45%) Firewall
5 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) SMTP
6 2 (3.64%) IMAP
6 2 (3.64%) OSPF
6 2 (3.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) Relational Database
1 24 (43.64%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 19 (34.55%) MySQL
4 12 (21.82%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Hudson
3 2 (3.64%) Maven
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Systems Administrator
1 45 (81.82%) Administrator
1 45 (81.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 45 (81.82%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
4 1 (1.82%) Support Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) Head of IT
4 1 (1.82%) Technical Leader
4 1 (1.82%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) LAMP
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (65.45%) Open Source
2 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.55%) Social Media
4 2 (3.64%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Debian
3 17 (30.91%) OpenBSD
4 15 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 13 (23.64%) UNIX
6 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.00%) Windows
6 11 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (27.27%) Analytics
2 14 (25.45%) Build Automation
2 14 (25.45%) Load Testing
3 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (18.18%) Workflow
4 10 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (14.55%) DevOps
6 7 (12.73%) Social Media Monitoring
7 6 (10.91%) Web Development
8 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.45%) Time Management
11 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.64%) CRM
11 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Ruby
1 44 (80.00%) Python
2 42 (76.36%) Bash Shell
3 19 (34.55%) Java
4 12 (21.82%) Perl
4 12 (21.82%) C
5 6 (10.91%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) KVM
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) Samba
3 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (72.73%) Puppet
2 12 (21.82%) Nagios
3 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.27%) Ansible
5 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Rackspace
2 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.64%) Juniper
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.64%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) VMware