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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 64 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 29 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.15% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.93% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 5
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,940 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1171 1393 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.87% 86.25% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 704 907 524
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Finance
3 25 (44.64%) Puppet
3 25 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (42.86%) Python
5 23 (41.07%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (39.29%) Banking
6 22 (39.29%) DevOps
7 21 (37.50%) Web Services
8 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
9 17 (30.36%) Ruby
10 16 (28.57%) Degree
10 16 (28.57%) Java
11 14 (25.00%) Perl
11 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (21.43%) UNIX
12 12 (21.43%) Nagios
13 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
13 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
13 10 (17.86%) Capacity Management
14 9 (16.07%) Graphite
14 9 (16.07%) Munin
14 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
15 8 (14.29%) VMware
15 8 (14.29%) Apache
16 7 (12.50%) SQL
16 7 (12.50%) Capistrano
16 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 7 (12.50%) Ansible
17 6 (10.71%) Relational Database

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (14.29%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) SSL
1 5 (8.93%) LDAP
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.79%) PVCS
General
1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (39.29%) Banking
3 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) International Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Administrator
1 11 (19.64%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Development Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Development Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Web Services
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) JDBC
3 2 (3.57%) JSP
3 2 (3.57%) Servlets
3 2 (3.57%) SOAP
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Xbox
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) UNIX
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Debian
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) DevOps
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) Capacity Management
4 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 4 (7.14%) Time Management
7 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.57%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Python
2 17 (30.36%) Ruby
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 14 (25.00%) Perl
5 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) Korn
9 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (44.64%) Puppet
1 25 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (21.43%) Nagios
3 9 (16.07%) Graphite
3 9 (16.07%) Munin
4 7 (12.50%) Capistrano
4 7 (12.50%) Ansible
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) F5
4 3 (5.36%) Perforce
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Splunk
4 3 (5.36%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
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