The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 77 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.53% 1.35% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.59% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 23
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £28,964 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Configuration Management
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
774 693 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.82% 85.34% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 683 602 571
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 44 (89.80%) Linux
2 31 (63.27%) Ruby
3 29 (59.18%) Python
3 29 (59.18%) Bash Shell
4 28 (57.14%) MySQL
5 25 (51.02%) Ubuntu
5 25 (51.02%) Open Source
6 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
6 23 (46.94%) OpenStack
6 23 (46.94%) KVM
6 23 (46.94%) Mac OS X
6 23 (46.94%) Windows
7 22 (44.90%) Puppet
8 21 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 21 (42.86%) Node.js
8 21 (42.86%) UNIX
8 21 (42.86%) RDBMS
8 21 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (40.82%) VoIP
10 17 (34.69%) Perl
10 17 (34.69%) Workflow
10 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (34.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (34.69%) LXC
11 11 (22.45%) Ansible
12 10 (20.41%) Degree
13 8 (16.33%) Asterisk PBX
13 8 (16.33%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) Java
14 7 (14.29%) LAMP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (46.94%) OpenStack
2 21 (42.86%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) SaaS
2 3 (6.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) VoIP
2 8 (16.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (12.24%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (8.16%) InfiniBand
4 4 (8.16%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.08%) HTTP
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) MySQL
2 21 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 21 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) HBase
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) RSpec
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 35 (71.43%) Administrator
2 34 (69.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 34 (69.39%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.04%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) LAMP
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Social Media
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Ubuntu
3 23 (46.94%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) Mac OS X
3 23 (46.94%) Windows 7
4 21 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (12.24%) Debian
5 6 (12.24%) OpenBSD
5 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
5 6 (12.24%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Workflow
1 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (34.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (12.24%) DevOps
2 6 (12.24%) Analytics
2 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) Web Development
3 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (10.20%) Build Automation
4 4 (8.16%) Load Testing
4 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.16%) Time Management
4 4 (8.16%) Social Media Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) Ruby
2 29 (59.18%) Python
2 29 (59.18%) Bash Shell
3 17 (34.69%) Perl
4 8 (16.33%) PHP
4 8 (16.33%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
7 2 (4.08%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) KVM
2 17 (34.69%) LXC
3 6 (12.24%) NFS
4 2 (4.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) Puppet
2 11 (22.45%) Ansible
3 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.16%) Nagios
5 3 (6.12%) Vagrant
5 3 (6.12%) Capistrano
6 1 (2.04%) Salt
6 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
2 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat