The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 221 226 202
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1440 1246 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.35% 1.27% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.56% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 906 1266
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,875 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
Configuration Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87621 79888 86640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.22% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70650 66239 73920
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the England region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in England

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in England

Configuration Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 643 £55,000 +4.76% 67
South East +12 331 £42,500 -5.55% 36
East of England +15 104 £45,000 - 16
South West +35 84 £36,000 +2.85% 10
North West -3 75 £43,000 +7.50% 15
Yorkshire -27 73 £40,000 +11.11% 19
East Midlands -6 66 £43,750 +25.00% 7
West Midlands -42 45 £37,500 -21.05% 4
North East -2 9 £27,500 -16.66% 7
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1207 (37.98%) Linux
2 834 (26.24%) Windows
3 738 (23.22%) Finance
4 736 (23.16%) ITIL
5 709 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
6 704 (22.15%) Java
7 663 (20.86%) SQL
8 650 (20.45%) Puppet
9 603 (18.97%) Microsoft
10 602 (18.94%) Degree
11 566 (17.81%) UNIX
12 506 (15.92%) Python
13 479 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
14 476 (14.98%) Oracle
15 454 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 447 (14.07%) DevOps
17 436 (13.72%) Perl
18 427 (13.44%) Software Engineering
19 416 (13.09%) Subversion
20 410 (12.90%) VMware
21 407 (12.81%) MySQL
22 392 (12.33%) .NET
23 372 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
24 369 (11.61%) C#
25 356 (11.20%) Bash Shell
26 345 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
26 345 (10.86%) Jenkins
27 344 (10.82%) Web Services
28 338 (10.64%) Git (software)
29 336 (10.57%) Ruby

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 247 (7.77%) Apache
2 196 (6.17%) IIS
3 179 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 164 (5.16%) Tomcat
5 139 (4.37%) MS Exchange
6 79 (2.49%) nginx
7 78 (2.45%) OpenStack
8 67 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 64 (2.01%) WebSphere
9 64 (2.01%) Node.js
10 63 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 56 (1.76%) CMS
12 42 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
13 41 (1.29%) Confluence
14 31 (0.98%) Apache Solr
14 31 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
15 26 (0.82%) Drupal
16 24 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
17 23 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
18 22 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 304 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 122 (3.84%) MS Office
3 45 (1.42%) MS Project
4 34 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.69%) Simulink
7 16 (0.50%) InfoPath
8 13 (0.41%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.35%) Stateflow
10 11 (0.35%) TargetLink
11 8 (0.25%) SPSS
12 4 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.031%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.031%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 35 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.88%) SAP CO
2 28 (0.88%) SAP FI
2 28 (0.88%) SAP MM
2 28 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 27 (0.85%) SAP PS
3 27 (0.85%) SAP R/3
3 27 (0.85%) SAP HR
3 27 (0.85%) SAP PM
3 27 (0.85%) SAP GTS
4 24 (0.76%) Magento
5 22 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
6 17 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (0.53%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.19%) Maximo
10 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 124 (3.90%) SaaS
2 118 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 36 (1.13%) IaaS
5 34 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (0.69%) PaaS
8 19 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
9 17 (0.53%) Joyent
9 17 (0.53%) Office 365
10 15 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.35%) Google App Engine
11 11 (0.35%) Route 53
12 8 (0.25%) GitHub
12 8 (0.25%) Google Apps
13 7 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.16%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.13%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 252 (7.93%) TCP/IP
2 235 (7.39%) DNS
3 209 (6.58%) Firewall
4 157 (4.94%) Internet
5 155 (4.88%) SAN
6 142 (4.47%) HTTP
7 106 (3.34%) VPN
8 95 (2.99%) DHCP
9 92 (2.89%) LAN
10 89 (2.80%) WAN
11 79 (2.49%) LDAP
12 69 (2.17%) NAS
13 60 (1.89%) SSL
14 54 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
15 49 (1.54%) VoIP
16 48 (1.51%) Network Security
17 46 (1.45%) SSH
18 44 (1.38%) VLAN
19 42 (1.32%) FTP
19 42 (1.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 407 (12.81%) MySQL
3 250 (7.87%) Relational Database
4 145 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 127 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 113 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 113 (3.56%) MongoDB
7 110 (3.46%) Oracle Database
8 92 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 88 (2.77%) NoSQL
10 83 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 76 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 69 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
13 63 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 58 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 58 (1.83%) Redis
15 48 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
16 38 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
17 36 (1.13%) Hadoop
18 35 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 416 (13.09%) Subversion
2 345 (10.86%) Jenkins
3 338 (10.64%) Git (software)
4 162 (5.10%) JIRA
5 148 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 121 (3.81%) Maven
7 105 (3.30%) Hudson
8 101 (3.18%) Visual Studio
9 92 (2.89%) CruiseControl
10 81 (2.55%) Ant
11 69 (2.17%) NUnit
12 63 (1.98%) Selenium
13 58 (1.83%) TeamCity
14 53 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
15 49 (1.54%) MSBuild
16 40 (1.26%) JUnit
17 38 (1.20%) ClearCase
18 33 (1.04%) Eclipse
19 29 (0.91%) Mercurial
19 29 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
General
1 738 (23.22%) Finance
2 238 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 201 (6.32%) Banking
4 101 (3.18%) Retail
5 87 (2.74%) Legal
6 72 (2.27%) Aerospace
7 64 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 61 (1.92%) Advertising
9 60 (1.89%) Electronics
10 54 (1.70%) Military
11 51 (1.60%) Games
12 49 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 48 (1.51%) Front Office
14 43 (1.35%) Marketing
14 43 (1.35%) Law
15 34 (1.07%) Manufacturing
16 24 (0.76%) Automotive
17 22 (0.69%) Back Office
18 20 (0.63%) Billing
18 20 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 474 (14.92%) Developer
2 384 (12.08%) Analyst
3 374 (11.77%) Administrator
4 288 (9.06%) Systems Administrator
5 202 (6.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 198 (6.23%) Linux Administrator
7 179 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 173 (5.44%) Software Engineer
9 144 (4.53%) Configuration Manager
10 125 (3.93%) Consultant
11 117 (3.68%) Senior Developer
12 105 (3.30%) Project Manager
13 92 (2.89%) Support Analyst
13 92 (2.89%) Service Manager
14 89 (2.80%) Java Developer
15 83 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
16 76 (2.39%) Support Engineer
16 76 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 71 (2.23%) Architect
18 70 (2.20%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (12.33%) .NET
2 344 (10.82%) Web Services
3 288 (9.06%) HTML
4 240 (7.55%) XML
5 196 (6.17%) CSS
6 166 (5.22%) ASP.NET
7 158 (4.97%) LAMP
8 128 (4.03%) HTML5
9 114 (3.59%) jQuery
10 108 (3.40%) WCF
11 99 (3.12%) .NET Framework
12 95 (2.99%) JSON
13 90 (2.83%) Middleware
13 90 (2.83%) CSS3
14 84 (2.64%) Spring
15 83 (2.61%) Ajax
16 77 (2.42%) J2EE
17 61 (1.92%) REST
18 57 (1.79%) WPF
19 53 (1.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 345 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 301 (9.47%) Open Source
3 254 (7.99%) Management Information System
4 248 (7.80%) Computer Science
5 180 (5.66%) CMDB
6 86 (2.71%) Replication
7 58 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 56 (1.76%) Clustering
9 49 (1.54%) Equities
10 43 (1.35%) User Experience
10 43 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (1.32%) PKI
12 39 (1.23%) Mathematics
12 39 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
13 34 (1.07%) GIS
14 33 (1.04%) Blackberry
14 33 (1.04%) LPAR
14 33 (1.04%) Social Media
15 27 (0.85%) Derivative
16 24 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1207 (37.98%) Linux
2 834 (26.24%) Windows
3 566 (17.81%) UNIX
4 197 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 190 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (3.93%) Ubuntu
7 120 (3.78%) Solaris
8 118 (3.71%) CentOS
9 107 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 102 (3.21%) Debian
11 96 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 79 (2.49%) Windows 7
13 59 (1.86%) AIX
14 37 (1.16%) Windows XP
15 34 (1.07%) Android
16 33 (1.04%) Mac OS X
17 21 (0.66%) OpenBSD
17 21 (0.66%) Apple iOS
18 20 (0.63%) SUSE
18 20 (0.63%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (23.16%) ITIL
2 709 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
3 447 (14.07%) DevOps
4 427 (13.44%) Software Engineering
5 372 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
6 334 (10.51%) Change Management
7 321 (10.10%) Release Management
8 295 (9.28%) Project Management
9 263 (8.28%) Service Management
10 248 (7.80%) Change Control
11 247 (7.77%) E-Commerce
12 244 (7.68%) OO
13 227 (7.14%) Scrum
14 223 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
15 198 (6.23%) Mentoring
16 190 (5.98%) PRINCE2
17 174 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
18 169 (5.32%) Service Delivery
19 163 (5.13%) Problem Management
20 154 (4.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 704 (22.15%) Java
2 663 (20.86%) SQL
3 506 (15.92%) Python
4 436 (13.72%) Perl
5 369 (11.61%) C#
6 356 (11.20%) Bash Shell
7 336 (10.57%) Ruby
8 244 (7.68%) C++
9 242 (7.61%) C
10 219 (6.89%) JavaScript
11 216 (6.80%) Shell Script
12 208 (6.54%) PHP
13 117 (3.68%) PowerShell
14 72 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 56 (1.76%) PL/SQL
16 55 (1.73%) VBA
17 47 (1.48%) Korn
18 44 (1.38%) Groovy
19 43 (1.35%) MATLAB
20 37 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 602 (18.94%) Degree
2 275 (8.65%) Security Cleared
3 178 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 145 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 107 (3.37%) MCSE
6 83 (2.61%) MCP
7 77 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 73 (2.30%) DV Cleared
9 50 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 45 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 44 (1.38%) ISEB
11 44 (1.38%) CCNA
11 44 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 33 (1.04%) CCNP
13 29 (0.91%) MCSA
14 25 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (0.69%) RHCE
16 21 (0.66%) PMI Certification
17 19 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (7.39%) QA
2 186 (5.85%) SLA
3 31 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 29 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 15 (0.47%) TickIT
9 11 (0.35%) COBIT
10 10 (0.31%) JTAG
11 8 (0.25%) HL7
12 6 (0.19%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
13 4 (0.13%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.13%) GxP
14 2 (0.063%) P3O
14 2 (0.063%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.063%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.063%) BS15000
System Software
1 308 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 303 (9.53%) Active Directory
3 113 (3.56%) KVM
4 99 (3.12%) vSphere
5 86 (2.71%) Hyper-V
6 73 (2.30%) XenApp
7 72 (2.27%) Xen
8 53 (1.67%) NFS
9 52 (1.64%) Varnish
10 48 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
11 36 (1.13%) Snort
12 35 (1.10%) XenDesktop
13 32 (1.01%) XenServer
14 31 (0.98%) VMware ESX
15 28 (0.88%) UAG
16 26 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
17 24 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
17 24 (0.76%) Samba
18 15 (0.47%) Terminal Services
19 14 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 650 (20.45%) Puppet
2 479 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (7.93%) Nagios
4 76 (2.39%) SCCM
5 62 (1.95%) Ansible
6 60 (1.89%) Cacti
7 53 (1.67%) SCOM
8 49 (1.54%) Salt
8 49 (1.54%) Tivoli
9 47 (1.48%) CFEngine
10 42 (1.32%) Opsview
11 40 (1.26%) Vagrant
12 37 (1.16%) Ganglia
13 31 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 31 (0.98%) NetBackup
14 27 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 27 (0.85%) HAProxy
15 26 (0.82%) Data Guard
15 26 (0.82%) WSUS
16 23 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 603 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 476 (14.98%) Oracle
3 410 (12.90%) VMware
4 258 (8.12%) Red Hat
5 219 (6.89%) Cisco
6 139 (4.37%) HP
7 134 (4.22%) Citrix
8 126 (3.96%) IBM
9 117 (3.68%) EMC
10 72 (2.27%) JBoss
11 57 (1.79%) Fujitsu
11 57 (1.79%) SAP
12 50 (1.57%) Remedy
13 45 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
14 43 (1.35%) Google
15 40 (1.26%) MKS
16 38 (1.20%) ServiceNow
17 37 (1.16%) Dell
18 36 (1.13%) F5
18 36 (1.13%) Rackspace
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18300 - £23300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum £21k + on call allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £89999 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday