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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 62 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 44 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.77% 0.68% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 0.80% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 7
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £42,100 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1405 1244 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.36% 84.45% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 893 823 640
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 31 August 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (63.89%) Linux
2 40 (55.56%) Puppet
3 37 (51.39%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (44.44%) Finance
5 31 (43.06%) Python
6 30 (41.67%) DevOps
7 29 (40.28%) Degree
8 26 (36.11%) Perl
9 24 (33.33%) Java
10 22 (30.56%) SQL
10 22 (30.56%) Ruby
10 22 (30.56%) Banking
11 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (26.39%) Apache
13 18 (25.00%) Web Services
13 18 (25.00%) VMware
14 17 (23.61%) Windows
14 17 (23.61%) MySQL
15 16 (22.22%) Nagios
16 14 (19.44%) RDBMS
16 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.44%) Tomcat
16 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
16 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
17 13 (18.06%) UNIX
17 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
18 12 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
19 11 (15.28%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (26.39%) Apache
2 14 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.50%) IIS
4 7 (9.72%) JBoss
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Pig
5 5 (6.94%) SAS
6 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) NAS
2 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
2 5 (6.94%) LDAP
2 5 (6.94%) SSL
2 5 (6.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) MySQL
2 14 (19.44%) RDBMS
2 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) HBase
4 5 (6.94%) Sqoop
4 5 (6.94%) Big Data
4 5 (6.94%) Pentaho
4 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.94%) Mahout
4 5 (6.94%) Triplestore
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.94%) DB2
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) Hudson
3 5 (6.94%) MSBuild
3 5 (6.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.94%) AccuRev
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) Maven
3 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.78%) VectorCAST
5 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 32 (44.44%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Banking
3 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Military
4 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.78%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Release Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) Web Services
2 10 (13.89%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) MLlib
3 5 (6.94%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) Spring
5 2 (2.78%) JDBC
5 2 (2.78%) JSP
5 2 (2.78%) Servlets
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Replication
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) EqualLogic
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.78%) Physics
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Linux
2 17 (23.61%) Windows
3 13 (18.06%) UNIX
4 7 (9.72%) Debian
5 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.78%) VxWorks
7 2 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) DevOps
2 12 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
4 10 (13.89%) SDLC
4 10 (13.89%) Open Source
5 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 7 (9.72%) Change Control
6 7 (9.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.72%) Time Management
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) ITIL
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) MapReduce
8 5 (6.94%) Analytics
8 5 (6.94%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Business Development
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) Python
2 26 (36.11%) Perl
3 24 (33.33%) Java
4 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 22 (30.56%) Ruby
5 14 (19.44%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.94%) R
7 5 (6.94%) Korn
7 5 (6.94%) PHP
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.17%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.78%) C++
11 1 (1.39%) Ada
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.94%) vSphere
3 5 (6.94%) Apache Flume
4 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.17%) Docker
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (55.56%) Puppet
2 37 (51.39%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (22.22%) Nagios
4 9 (12.50%) Capistrano
4 9 (12.50%) Ansible
5 7 (9.72%) Graphite
6 4 (5.56%) Munin
7 3 (4.17%) Cacti
7 3 (4.17%) Opsview
7 3 (4.17%) Check_MK
7 3 (4.17%) BMC Marimba
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) VMware
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.89%) F5
4 9 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 7 (9.72%) Oracle
6 6 (8.33%) Google
6 6 (8.33%) DigitalOcean
6 6 (8.33%) Splunk
7 5 (6.94%) Talend
7 5 (6.94%) Greenplum
7 5 (6.94%) Vertica
7 5 (6.94%) Netezza
7 5 (6.94%) Teradata
7 5 (6.94%) Informatica
7 5 (6.94%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (6.94%) Cognos
7 5 (6.94%) Dell
8 4 (5.56%) Perforce
9 3 (4.17%) Veeam
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