The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 71 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 39 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.76% 0.64% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 0.79% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1093 636 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.41% 81.54% 68.17%
Number of salaries quoted 931 571 655
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 East Sussex

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in East Sussex

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Configuration Management
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +1 34 £40,000 -5.88%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 68 (88.31%) Linux
2 49 (63.64%) Ruby
3 48 (62.34%) Python
3 48 (62.34%) Bash Shell
4 44 (57.14%) Puppet
5 41 (53.25%) Open Source
6 30 (38.96%) MySQL
7 29 (37.66%) Node.js
8 28 (36.36%) Degree
9 27 (35.06%) RDBMS
9 27 (35.06%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
10 23 (29.87%) Analytics
11 21 (27.27%) Java
12 20 (25.97%) Debian
13 18 (23.38%) UNIX
13 18 (23.38%) OpenBSD
13 18 (23.38%) Ubuntu
14 17 (22.08%) VoIP
14 17 (22.08%) Computer Science
15 16 (20.78%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (20.78%) Social Media
15 16 (20.78%) DevOps
16 15 (19.48%) Windows
16 15 (19.48%) Mac OS X
16 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
16 15 (19.48%) OpenStack
16 15 (19.48%) Build Automation
16 15 (19.48%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (19.48%) KVM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 29 (37.66%) Node.js
2 15 (19.48%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.08%) VoIP
2 14 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 14 (18.18%) InfiniBand
3 9 (11.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 7 (9.09%) DNS
5 4 (5.19%) Firewall
5 4 (5.19%) HTTP
5 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.60%) SMTP
6 2 (2.60%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) MySQL
2 27 (35.06%) RDBMS
2 27 (35.06%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
3 14 (18.18%) HBase
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) Hudson
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) RSpec
General
1 7 (9.09%) Advertising
2 6 (7.79%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (64.94%) Systems Administrator
1 50 (64.94%) Administrator
1 50 (64.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 50 (64.94%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (12.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (2.60%) Incident Manager
5 2 (2.60%) Test Leader
5 2 (2.60%) Technical Leader
5 2 (2.60%) Performance Manager
5 2 (2.60%) Technical Support
5 2 (2.60%) Developer
6 1 (1.30%) Web Developer
6 1 (1.30%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.30%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (1.30%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (1.30%) Head of Operations
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) HTML
1 7 (9.09%) CSS
2 6 (7.79%) LAMP
3 3 (3.90%) SOAP
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 2 (2.60%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.30%) WCF
5 1 (1.30%) jQuery
5 1 (1.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.25%) Open Source
2 17 (22.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (20.78%) Social Media
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (88.31%) Linux
2 20 (25.97%) Debian
3 18 (23.38%) OpenBSD
3 18 (23.38%) Ubuntu
3 18 (23.38%) UNIX
4 15 (19.48%) Windows
4 15 (19.48%) Mac OS X
4 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) CentOS
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Analytics
2 16 (20.78%) DevOps
2 16 (20.78%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (19.48%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (19.48%) Build Automation
4 14 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 13 (16.88%) Workflow
5 13 (16.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (15.58%) Web Development
7 9 (11.69%) Social Media Monitoring
8 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.49%) Web Analytics
11 5 (6.49%) Project Management
11 5 (6.49%) ITIL
12 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
12 4 (5.19%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (3.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) Ruby
2 48 (62.34%) Python
2 48 (62.34%) Bash Shell
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 14 (18.18%) C
5 13 (16.88%) Perl
6 8 (10.39%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) SQL
9 1 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (19.48%) KVM
2 2 (2.60%) NFS
2 2 (2.60%) Samba
Systems Management
1 44 (57.14%) Puppet
2 14 (18.18%) Nagios
3 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.09%) Ansible
5 4 (5.19%) Capistrano
5 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Rackspace
2 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.60%) Google