The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 72 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 27 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 1.04% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.21% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £44,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% -14.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £51,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Configuration Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1195 1403 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.53% 85.60% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 701 917 503
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 30 (56.60%) Linux
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 28 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (50.94%) Web Services
4 23 (43.40%) Python
4 23 (43.40%) Banking
5 22 (41.51%) Puppet
5 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (39.62%) Java
7 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
8 18 (33.96%) DevOps
9 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (28.30%) Ruby
10 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
11 13 (24.53%) Nagios
12 12 (22.64%) Degree
13 10 (18.87%) Graphite
13 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
13 10 (18.87%) Munin
14 9 (16.98%) Perl
15 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
15 7 (13.21%) Apache
15 7 (13.21%) Windows
15 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
16 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
16 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
16 6 (11.32%) UNIX
17 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (9.43%) Games
17 5 (9.43%) VMware

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (13.21%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) CICS
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LDAP
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
1 4 (7.55%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) SMTP
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) PVCS
2 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) Banking
3 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Games
5 4 (7.55%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Administrator
3 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Development Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) DBA
8 1 (1.89%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (1.89%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.89%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) JDBC
3 2 (3.77%) JSP
3 2 (3.77%) Servlets
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.89%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.89%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) Dojo
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Xbox
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) UNIX
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Debian
5 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) DevOps
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.55%) Operations Management
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.55%) TDD
6 4 (7.55%) Analytics
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.66%) Scrum
7 3 (5.66%) ITIL
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.77%) Web Development
8 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Python
2 21 (39.62%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) Ruby
4 9 (16.98%) Perl
5 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 4 (7.55%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Korn
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) REXX
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) NFS
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) RACF
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Puppet
1 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (24.53%) Nagios
3 10 (18.87%) Munin
3 10 (18.87%) Graphite
4 4 (7.55%) Capistrano
4 4 (7.55%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.89%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.89%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) F5
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
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