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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 100 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 1.14% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.33% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 17
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,900 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +8.75%
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
1236 1049 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.18% 85.08% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 839 653 705
Average salary £40,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,491
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Service Management
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 7 (31.82%) Puppet
4 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
8 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.64%) Subversion
8 3 (13.64%) Replication
8 3 (13.64%) Ansible
8 3 (13.64%) DevOps
8 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
8 3 (13.64%) RHCE
8 3 (13.64%) LAMP
8 3 (13.64%) Debian
8 3 (13.64%) ITSM
8 3 (13.64%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Apache
8 3 (13.64%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Development Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Change and Release Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Release Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Debian
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Service Management
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) MOS
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) Cacti
3 2 (9.09%) Munin
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) GoldenSource
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago