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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 91 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.92% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.09% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 17
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £47,200 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (52.17%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Puppet
4 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Subversion
6 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.04%) Release Management
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.04%) Ansible
7 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control
7 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.04%) LAMP
7 3 (13.04%) Debian
7 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) Replication
7 3 (13.04%) RHCE
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Apache

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Service Management Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Development Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Release Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Change and Release Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Release Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Environment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Debian
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) RHCE
2 2 (8.70%) MOS
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) Cacti
3 2 (8.70%) Munin
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) GoldenSource
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Very Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 27 days ago