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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 69 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 26 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.91% 0.67% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.80% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 6
Average salary £48,750 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,053 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (60.47%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Web Services
3 24 (55.81%) Linux
3 24 (55.81%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (46.51%) Python
4 20 (46.51%) Finance
5 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.88%) Banking
8 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
9 12 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (27.91%) Puppet
10 10 (23.26%) DevOps
11 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.93%) Analytics
11 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 9 (20.93%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Munin
11 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
11 9 (20.93%) Nagios
12 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (18.60%) Ruby
12 8 (18.60%) Marketing
12 8 (18.60%) Games
12 8 (18.60%) Xbox
12 8 (18.60%) Graphite
13 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
14 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
15 5 (11.63%) Red Hat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) CICS
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (55.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
1 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) PVCS
1 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
4 8 (18.60%) Marketing
4 8 (18.60%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.65%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Designer
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Test Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) WebSockets
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) RESTful
4 2 (4.65%) Sass
4 2 (4.65%) LESS
5 1 (2.33%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.33%) Velocity
5 1 (2.33%) Dojo
5 1 (2.33%) Django
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) JSON
5 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Xbox
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Debian
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.98%) AIX
3 3 (6.98%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) zOS
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) DevOps
3 9 (20.93%) Analytics
3 9 (20.93%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Operations Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
9 2 (4.65%) OO
9 2 (4.65%) OOD
9 2 (4.65%) MVC
9 2 (4.65%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.65%) UX Design
9 2 (4.65%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) Python
3 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) COBOL
7 2 (4.65%) REXX
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) Korn
8 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) RACF
2 1 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (27.91%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Munin
2 9 (20.93%) Nagios
3 8 (18.60%) Graphite
4 2 (4.65%) CA Endevor
4 2 (4.65%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
5 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) BMC
2 2 (4.65%) CA
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
Posted: 9 days ago