The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 86 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 32 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.75% 1.55% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.00% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 23
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1486 1251 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.29% 77.80% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1081 1266
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (52.38%) Python
2 31 (49.21%) Degree
3 28 (44.44%) C
4 25 (39.68%) Perl
5 22 (34.92%) Linux
6 21 (33.33%) Electronics
7 19 (30.16%) Wireless
8 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
9 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.63%) UML
10 13 (20.63%) Integration Testing
11 12 (19.05%) UNIX
11 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
12 11 (17.46%) C++
12 11 (17.46%) Middleware
12 11 (17.46%) Project Management
13 10 (15.87%) Embedded C
13 10 (15.87%) SQL
13 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
13 10 (15.87%) Puppet
14 9 (14.29%) UWB
14 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
14 9 (14.29%) Software Architecture
14 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (14.29%) .NET
14 9 (14.29%) Java
14 9 (14.29%) Windows
14 9 (14.29%) Firmware
14 9 (14.29%) Bluetooth
15 8 (12.70%) Perforce

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) nginx
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Simulink
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS Project
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) Route 53
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) Wireless
2 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (14.29%) UWB
2 9 (14.29%) Bluetooth
3 7 (11.11%) LTE
4 6 (9.52%) 3G
4 6 (9.52%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) SNMP
5 4 (6.35%) GSM
5 4 (6.35%) UMTS
5 4 (6.35%) 4G
5 4 (6.35%) Network Security
5 4 (6.35%) 2G
6 2 (3.17%) HTTP
6 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.59%) WCDMA
7 1 (1.59%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) MySQL
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Text Mining
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) CruiseControl
2 6 (9.52%) Subversion
2 6 (9.52%) Maven
3 5 (7.94%) Hudson
4 4 (6.35%) Ant
4 4 (6.35%) Bugzilla
4 4 (6.35%) CppUnit
4 4 (6.35%) Valgrind
4 4 (6.35%) Redmine
4 4 (6.35%) CMake
5 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (33.33%) Electronics
2 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Software Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) DSP Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Release Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Build and Release Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) Middleware
2 9 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
4 4 (6.35%) STL
4 4 (6.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (3.17%) RESTful
6 2 (3.17%) Ajax
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.59%) J2EE
7 1 (1.59%) XML
7 1 (1.59%) XSL
7 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
2 9 (14.29%) Firmware
3 8 (12.70%) Device Driver
4 6 (9.52%) Open Source
5 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.76%) Physics
7 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.59%) Life Science
8 1 (1.59%) Wiki
8 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.59%) Handset
8 1 (1.59%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) UNIX
3 9 (14.29%) Windows
4 8 (12.70%) Ubuntu
5 6 (9.52%) Debian
6 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.76%) CentOS
7 3 (4.76%) Android
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.63%) Integration Testing
2 13 (20.63%) UML
3 11 (17.46%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
5 9 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.52%) Signal Processing
7 6 (9.52%) DevOps
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
9 4 (6.35%) Bug Management
9 4 (6.35%) High Availability
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) Python
2 28 (44.44%) C
3 25 (39.68%) Perl
4 11 (17.46%) C++
5 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) Embedded C
6 9 (14.29%) Java
6 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.11%) C#
7 7 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 6 (9.52%) Assembly Language
8 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.94%) Ruby
10 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.17%) PHP
10 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (49.21%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) PhD
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) HNC
5 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) JTAG
2 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.59%) Varnish
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Ansible
3 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.17%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Perforce
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) MKS
3 4 (6.35%) Coverity
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) webMethods
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago