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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 87 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 6 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.58% 2.70% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 3.29% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
866 1186 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.59% 82.13% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1010 594
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 5 £45,000 +18.42%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (96.30%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 24 (88.89%) Tomcat
4 18 (66.67%) Puppet
5 17 (62.96%) HTTP
5 17 (62.96%) DNS
6 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (59.26%) VMware
7 15 (55.56%) Python
8 14 (51.85%) Subversion
8 14 (51.85%) Ruby
9 13 (48.15%) Perl
9 13 (48.15%) Windows
9 13 (48.15%) DevOps
10 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
10 12 (44.44%) KVM
10 12 (44.44%) J2EE
10 12 (44.44%) MySQL
10 12 (44.44%) SMTP
10 12 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
10 12 (44.44%) IMAP
10 12 (44.44%) Xen
11 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (37.04%) .NET
12 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
12 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
13 9 (33.33%) Ubuntu
13 9 (33.33%) Maven
13 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
3 6 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Node.js
4 2 (7.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) HTTP
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) SMTP
2 12 (44.44%) IMAP
3 9 (33.33%) OSPF
3 9 (33.33%) BGP
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) VLAN
5 5 (18.52%) IPsec
5 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) FTP
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
1 12 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Subversion
2 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (40.74%) Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) UX Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Documentum Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) J2EE
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) Servlets
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (29.63%) Content Management
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Python
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby
4 13 (48.15%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) KVM
2 12 (44.44%) Xen
3 4 (14.81%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Nagios
3 4 (14.81%) Icinga
3 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) logstash
4 2 (7.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat