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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 72 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 33 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.91% 0.73% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 0.87% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 17
Average salary £40,625 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
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
894 577 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.77% 83.74% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 790 510 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Brighton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 63 (91.30%) Linux
2 53 (76.81%) Ruby
3 51 (73.91%) Bash Shell
3 51 (73.91%) Python
4 45 (65.22%) Open Source
5 43 (62.32%) Puppet
6 34 (49.28%) Node.js
7 32 (46.38%) Relational Database
7 32 (46.38%) RDBMS
7 32 (46.38%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (40.58%) Degree
9 25 (36.23%) MySQL
10 22 (31.88%) UNIX
10 22 (31.88%) Java
11 21 (30.43%) Ubuntu
12 20 (28.99%) VoIP
13 19 (27.54%) Debian
13 19 (27.54%) Analytics
14 18 (26.09%) KVM
14 18 (26.09%) OpenStack
14 18 (26.09%) Windows 7
14 18 (26.09%) Mac OS X
14 18 (26.09%) Windows
15 17 (24.64%) OpenBSD
15 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (23.19%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (23.19%) InfiniBand
16 16 (23.19%) HBase
16 16 (23.19%) Nagios
16 16 (23.19%) Workflow

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (49.28%) Node.js
2 18 (26.09%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.80%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) VoIP
2 16 (23.19%) Ethernet
2 16 (23.19%) InfiniBand
3 9 (13.04%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (5.80%) HTTP
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) Firewall
5 3 (4.35%) DNS
6 2 (2.90%) SMTP
6 2 (2.90%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) RDBMS
1 32 (46.38%) PostgreSQL
1 32 (46.38%) Relational Database
2 25 (36.23%) MySQL
3 16 (23.19%) HBase
4 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) RSpec
3 2 (2.90%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (76.81%) Systems Administrator
1 53 (76.81%) Administrator
1 53 (76.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 53 (76.81%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Support
4 2 (2.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Leader
4 2 (2.90%) Developer
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (2.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) Head of Operations
5 1 (1.45%) Head of IT
5 1 (1.45%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) LAMP
2 5 (7.25%) HTML
2 5 (7.25%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) SOAP
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.90%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (65.22%) Open Source
2 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.84%) Social Media
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (91.30%) Linux
2 22 (31.88%) UNIX
3 21 (30.43%) Ubuntu
4 19 (27.54%) Debian
5 18 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 18 (26.09%) Windows
5 18 (26.09%) Mac OS X
6 17 (24.64%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.90%) Android
7 2 (2.90%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Analytics
2 17 (24.64%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (23.19%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (23.19%) Workflow
4 15 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (20.29%) Build Automation
6 13 (18.84%) Load Testing
7 11 (15.94%) Social Media Monitoring
8 10 (14.49%) DevOps
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.70%) Web Development
10 5 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.25%) Project Management
11 4 (5.80%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.35%) Time Management
12 3 (4.35%) Scrum
13 2 (2.90%) OO
13 2 (2.90%) CRM
13 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 53 (76.81%) Ruby
2 51 (73.91%) Python
2 51 (73.91%) Bash Shell
3 22 (31.88%) Java
4 16 (23.19%) Perl
4 16 (23.19%) C
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) SQL
7 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) KVM
2 2 (2.90%) NFS
2 2 (2.90%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (62.32%) Puppet
2 16 (23.19%) Nagios
3 9 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.70%) Ansible
5 3 (4.35%) Capistrano
5 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.90%) Google