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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 83 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.76% 1.06% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.26% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 20
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
769 634 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.96% 84.08% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 671 542 625
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 24 December 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 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) MySQL
3 20 (52.63%) Ruby
4 19 (50.00%) Python
4 19 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 19 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) Mac OS X
5 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
5 18 (47.37%) OpenStack
5 18 (47.37%) KVM
6 16 (42.11%) RDBMS
6 16 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (42.11%) Open Source
6 16 (42.11%) Puppet
6 16 (42.11%) Node.js
6 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
7 15 (39.47%) UNIX
7 15 (39.47%) VoIP
8 13 (34.21%) Perl
9 12 (31.58%) Workflow
9 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (31.58%) LXC
10 9 (23.68%) Ansible
11 7 (18.42%) Java
11 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 6 (15.79%) NFS
12 6 (15.79%) LAMP
12 6 (15.79%) Degree

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (47.37%) OpenStack
2 16 (42.11%) Node.js
3 4 (10.53%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) VoIP
2 6 (15.79%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
3 4 (10.53%) InfiniBand
4 2 (5.26%) SMTP
4 2 (5.26%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) MySQL
2 16 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 16 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) HBase
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) RSpec
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Systems Administrator
1 26 (68.42%) Administrator
2 25 (65.79%) Linux Administrator
2 25 (65.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) LAMP
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Open Source
2 6 (15.79%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 18 (47.37%) Mac OS X
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
3 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 15 (39.47%) UNIX
5 6 (15.79%) Android
5 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (5.26%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Workflow
1 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
1 12 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (15.79%) Analytics
3 4 (10.53%) Social Media Monitoring
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Scrum
4 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 2 (5.26%) Kanban
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
5 2 (5.26%) BDD
5 2 (5.26%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) OOD
5 2 (5.26%) SOA
5 2 (5.26%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Ruby
2 19 (50.00%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (34.21%) Perl
4 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 7 (18.42%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) C
7 2 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) KVM
2 12 (31.58%) LXC
3 6 (15.79%) NFS
4 2 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Puppet
2 9 (23.68%) Ansible
3 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.53%) Graphite
4 4 (10.53%) Nagios
5 2 (5.26%) Salt
6 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
6 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat