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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 86 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% 2.92% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 3.51% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 6
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
687 1027 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.69% 83.36% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 546 892 504
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (80.00%) Ruby
2 12 (80.00%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Subversion
3 10 (66.67%) SMTP
3 10 (66.67%) HTTP
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) MySQL
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
3 10 (66.67%) Xen
3 10 (66.67%) IMAP
3 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (66.67%) KVM
4 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (46.67%) Maven
5 7 (46.67%) OSPF
5 7 (46.67%) BGP
5 7 (46.67%) Juniper
5 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (40.00%) Nagios
7 5 (33.33%) VPN

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SMTP
1 10 (66.67%) HTTP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
1 10 (66.67%) IMAP
2 7 (46.67%) OSPF
2 7 (46.67%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
1 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Subversion
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Administrator
3 8 (53.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (53.33%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Servlets
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) Ruby
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Xen
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (66.67%) KVM
2 4 (26.67%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) Icinga
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
5 2 (13.33%) logstash
5 2 (13.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat