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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 80 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 26 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.84% 0.96% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.17% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,184 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
1220 1197 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.46% 82.44% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 818 783 635
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (67.65%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Python
3 15 (44.12%) Web Services
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (32.35%) Puppet
5 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
6 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
7 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 8 (23.53%) Analytics
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (20.59%) DevOps
8 7 (20.59%) Xbox
8 7 (20.59%) Games
8 7 (20.59%) Banking
8 7 (20.59%) Marketing
9 6 (17.65%) Munin
9 6 (17.65%) Nagios
9 6 (17.65%) Apache
9 6 (17.65%) Replication
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
9 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
10 5 (14.71%) UNIX
10 5 (14.71%) Windows

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) CICS
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) SMTP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
2 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.65%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) DB2
6 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.94%) Redis
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) PVCS
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Games
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
2 7 (20.59%) Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) WebSockets
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) LAMP
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) Sass
4 2 (5.88%) LESS
4 2 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) Velocity
5 1 (2.94%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Xbox
2 6 (17.65%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience
5 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) AIX
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) zOS
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) TDD
2 8 (23.53%) Analytics
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) UX Design
7 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Python
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) REXX
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) RACF
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) NFS
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.65%) Munin
2 6 (17.65%) Nagios
3 4 (11.76%) Ansible
3 4 (11.76%) Graphite
4 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.88%) Cacti
5 2 (5.88%) CA Endevor
5 2 (5.88%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) BMC
3 2 (5.88%) CA
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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