The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 191 203 205
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1664 1427 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.38% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.75% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1034 1252
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89145 81724 90046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.38% 78.93% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 72330 67844 77060
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Configuration Management
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 747 £52,500 +5.00% 33
South East +9 358 £44,908 +6.92% 22
East of England +41 166 £40,000 -3.61% 8
South West +24 96 £40,250 +11.03% 8
Yorkshire -33 89 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North West 0 85 £42,250 +3.04% 10
East Midlands +12 51 £39,500 -1.25% 2
West Midlands -6 40 £37,500 -16.66% 2
North East +2 18 £35,232 -32.89% 2
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1062 (34.84%) Linux
2 771 (25.30%) Finance
3 729 (23.92%) Java
4 723 (23.72%) Windows
5 713 (23.39%) SQL
6 621 (20.37%) Puppet
7 594 (19.49%) ITIL
8 581 (19.06%) UNIX
9 535 (17.55%) Microsoft
10 514 (16.86%) Perl
11 502 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
12 495 (16.24%) Degree
13 469 (15.39%) Oracle
14 467 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
15 440 (14.44%) SQL Server
16 431 (14.14%) Python
17 426 (13.98%) Web Services
18 399 (13.09%) Subversion
19 397 (13.02%) MySQL
20 382 (12.53%) .NET
21 378 (12.40%) C#
22 354 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
23 337 (11.06%) Git (software)
24 332 (10.89%) Software Engineering
25 330 (10.83%) QA
26 316 (10.37%) VMware
27 315 (10.33%) Project Management
28 314 (10.30%) JavaScript
29 311 (10.20%) Apache
30 306 (10.04%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 311 (10.20%) Apache
2 240 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 184 (6.04%) IIS
4 182 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 108 (3.54%) MS Exchange
6 87 (2.85%) nginx
7 72 (2.36%) Apache Solr
8 71 (2.33%) WebLogic
9 67 (2.20%) CMS
10 57 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 52 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 51 (1.67%) Drupal
13 49 (1.61%) OpenStack
14 34 (1.12%) Confluence
15 31 (1.02%) Jetty
16 29 (0.95%) Node.js
16 29 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
17 28 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
18 25 (0.82%) Apache Pig
19 23 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 278 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.89%) MS Office
3 27 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.82%) MS Project
5 20 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.62%) Windchill
7 16 (0.52%) SPSS
8 15 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.30%) Simulink
10 8 (0.26%) Photoshop
11 7 (0.23%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.20%) Stateflow
13 4 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.098%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.033%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 29 (0.95%) SAP MM
2 25 (0.82%) SAP GTS
2 25 (0.82%) SAP HR
2 25 (0.82%) SAP PS
2 25 (0.82%) SAP R/3
2 25 (0.82%) SAP FI
2 25 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (0.82%) SAP CO
2 25 (0.82%) SAP PM
3 22 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 16 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
7 15 (0.49%) Markit EDM
8 12 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.16%) Magento
12 4 (0.13%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 152 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
3 109 (3.58%) SaaS
4 59 (1.94%) IaaS
5 52 (1.71%) PaaS
6 44 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
8 32 (1.05%) Amazon S3
9 29 (0.95%) Joyent
10 24 (0.79%) Office 365
11 17 (0.56%) Route 53
11 17 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
12 14 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
14 7 (0.23%) GitHub
15 6 (0.20%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.16%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.16%) Heroku
17 2 (0.066%) Google App Engine
17 2 (0.066%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 291 (9.55%) TCP/IP
2 219 (7.19%) DNS
3 198 (6.50%) Internet
3 198 (6.50%) Firewall
4 188 (6.17%) SAN
5 176 (5.77%) HTTP
6 113 (3.71%) VPN
7 95 (3.12%) LDAP
8 70 (2.30%) LAN
8 70 (2.30%) NAS
9 61 (2.00%) WAN
10 56 (1.84%) DHCP
11 53 (1.74%) SSL
12 46 (1.51%) Network Security
13 45 (1.48%) SSH
13 45 (1.48%) Wireless
14 44 (1.44%) SMTP
15 43 (1.41%) FTP
16 35 (1.15%) Kerberos
16 35 (1.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 397 (13.02%) MySQL
3 274 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 161 (5.28%) RDBMS
4 161 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
5 144 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 120 (3.94%) Oracle Database
7 113 (3.71%) MongoDB
8 109 (3.58%) NoSQL
9 99 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 96 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 93 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
12 49 (1.61%) Hadoop
12 49 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 45 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 45 (1.48%) HBase
14 43 (1.41%) DB2
15 41 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 38 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
17 37 (1.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 399 (13.09%) Subversion
2 337 (11.06%) Git (software)
3 258 (8.46%) Jenkins
4 169 (5.54%) Maven
5 165 (5.41%) JIRA
6 148 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 104 (3.41%) Hudson
8 100 (3.28%) NUnit
9 98 (3.22%) Selenium
10 96 (3.15%) CruiseControl
11 93 (3.05%) Visual Studio
12 91 (2.99%) Ant
13 65 (2.13%) JUnit
14 49 (1.61%) ClearCase
15 44 (1.44%) MSBuild
16 38 (1.25%) TeamCity
17 36 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
18 32 (1.05%) Mercurial
19 30 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
20 28 (0.92%) ClearQuest
General
1 771 (25.30%) Finance
2 205 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 176 (5.77%) Banking
4 147 (4.82%) Retail
5 83 (2.72%) Advertising
6 74 (2.43%) Games
7 58 (1.90%) Marketing
8 57 (1.87%) Electronics
9 54 (1.77%) Military
10 50 (1.64%) Aerospace
11 44 (1.44%) Legal
12 43 (1.41%) Investment Banking
13 38 (1.25%) Financial Institution
14 37 (1.21%) Front Office
15 33 (1.08%) Publishing
16 30 (0.98%) Law
17 28 (0.92%) Retail Banking
18 26 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
19 24 (0.79%) Manufacturing
20 21 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 469 (15.39%) Developer
2 342 (11.22%) Administrator
3 323 (10.60%) Analyst
4 239 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 175 (5.74%) Architect
6 151 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
7 140 (4.59%) Software Engineer
8 138 (4.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 126 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
10 124 (4.07%) Senior Developer
11 108 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
12 102 (3.35%) Linux Engineer
13 98 (3.22%) Project Manager
14 86 (2.82%) Java Developer
15 82 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
16 80 (2.62%) Consultant
17 76 (2.49%) Configuration Manager
18 70 (2.30%) Support Analyst
19 62 (2.03%) DBA
20 61 (2.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (13.98%) Web Services
2 382 (12.53%) .NET
3 306 (10.04%) HTML
4 203 (6.66%) CSS
5 183 (6.00%) XML
6 148 (4.86%) HTML5
7 144 (4.72%) J2EE
8 143 (4.69%) ASP.NET
9 126 (4.13%) jQuery
10 114 (3.74%) LAMP
11 110 (3.61%) JSON
12 105 (3.44%) CSS3
13 99 (3.25%) Spring
14 90 (2.95%) .NET Framework
15 83 (2.72%) Middleware
16 76 (2.49%) WCF
17 75 (2.46%) SOAP
18 70 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
19 69 (2.26%) RESTful
20 61 (2.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 273 (8.96%) Open Source
2 223 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 170 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 149 (4.89%) Replication
5 134 (4.40%) CMDB
6 122 (4.00%) Clustering
7 63 (2.07%) Mobile App
8 47 (1.54%) Equities
8 47 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (1.48%) Firmware
10 44 (1.44%) N-Tier
11 43 (1.41%) Blackberry
12 42 (1.38%) Digital Media
13 38 (1.25%) Mathematics
14 36 (1.18%) Statistics
15 29 (0.95%) Social Media
15 29 (0.95%) GIS
15 29 (0.95%) Mainframe
16 26 (0.85%) Device Driver
16 26 (0.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1062 (34.84%) Linux
2 723 (23.72%) Windows
3 581 (19.06%) UNIX
4 195 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 155 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (4.10%) CentOS
6 125 (4.10%) Solaris
7 121 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 114 (3.74%) Debian
9 101 (3.31%) AIX
10 85 (2.79%) Ubuntu
11 72 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 50 (1.64%) Android
13 46 (1.51%) Windows 7
14 44 (1.44%) Windows XP
15 41 (1.35%) Apple iOS
16 22 (0.72%) Windows 2000
17 19 (0.62%) BlackBerry OS
18 17 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
19 15 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (19.49%) ITIL
2 502 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
4 332 (10.89%) Software Engineering
5 315 (10.33%) Project Management
6 303 (9.94%) Change Management
7 290 (9.51%) Release Management
8 256 (8.40%) Service Management
9 235 (7.71%) Service Delivery
10 234 (7.68%) E-Commerce
11 221 (7.25%) Change Control
12 212 (6.96%) Scrum
13 206 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
14 190 (6.23%) OO
15 172 (5.64%) Risk Management
16 168 (5.51%) TDD
17 167 (5.48%) Waterfall
18 164 (5.38%) PRINCE2
19 163 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
20 147 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 729 (23.92%) Java
2 713 (23.39%) SQL
3 514 (16.86%) Perl
4 431 (14.14%) Python
5 378 (12.40%) C#
6 314 (10.30%) JavaScript
7 289 (9.48%) Bash Shell
8 244 (8.01%) Ruby
9 210 (6.89%) C
10 198 (6.50%) PHP
11 189 (6.20%) Shell Script
12 174 (5.71%) C++
13 164 (5.38%) PowerShell
14 84 (2.76%) T-SQL
15 61 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 59 (1.94%) Scala
17 54 (1.77%) VB
18 47 (1.54%) Korn
19 41 (1.35%) Groovy
20 36 (1.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 495 (16.24%) Degree
2 226 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 149 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 98 (3.22%) MCSE
6 82 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
7 79 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (2.20%) ISEB
9 65 (2.13%) MCP
10 61 (2.00%) CCNA
11 41 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 40 (1.31%) RHCE
13 38 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 36 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 32 (1.05%) MCSA
16 29 (0.95%) MCITP
17 23 (0.75%) PMI Certification
17 23 (0.75%) ISTQB
18 21 (0.69%) Sun Certification
19 20 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (10.83%) QA
2 101 (3.31%) SLA
3 56 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 38 (1.25%) TickIT
5 27 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.56%) HL7
9 9 (0.30%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.20%) JTAG
11 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.16%) P3O
11 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (0.13%) COBIT
13 3 (0.098%) DO-178B
13 3 (0.098%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.033%) BS7799
System Software
1 233 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 211 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (3.02%) KVM
4 86 (2.82%) Varnish
5 69 (2.26%) NFS
6 67 (2.20%) vSphere
7 64 (2.10%) Hyper-V
8 57 (1.87%) XenApp
9 46 (1.51%) XenServer
10 43 (1.41%) Samba
11 42 (1.38%) Xen
12 36 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
13 34 (1.12%) XenDesktop
14 23 (0.75%) Sendmail
15 22 (0.72%) VMware ESX
16 21 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
17 18 (0.59%) Apache Flume
18 17 (0.56%) Postfix
19 14 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
20 13 (0.43%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 621 (20.37%) Puppet
2 467 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
3 203 (6.66%) Nagios
4 84 (2.76%) Tivoli
5 76 (2.49%) SCCM
6 66 (2.17%) CFEngine
7 55 (1.80%) Ganglia
8 44 (1.44%) Cacti
9 40 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 38 (1.25%) Netcool
10 38 (1.25%) HAProxy
11 35 (1.15%) OpenView
12 34 (1.12%) ZABBIX
13 32 (1.05%) Vagrant
13 32 (1.05%) SCOM
14 26 (0.85%) NetBackup
15 23 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 19 (0.62%) Ansible
17 18 (0.59%) WSUS
18 17 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 535 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 469 (15.39%) Oracle
3 316 (10.37%) VMware
4 243 (7.97%) Red Hat
5 191 (6.27%) HP
6 189 (6.20%) IBM
7 153 (5.02%) Cisco
8 102 (3.35%) EMC
9 96 (3.15%) Citrix
10 81 (2.66%) SAP
11 79 (2.59%) JBoss
12 64 (2.10%) Google
13 55 (1.80%) BMC
13 55 (1.80%) Rackspace
14 49 (1.61%) NetApp
14 49 (1.61%) Fujitsu
15 48 (1.57%) Sun
16 40 (1.31%) Symantec
16 40 (1.31%) Remedy
17 39 (1.28%) Hitachi
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £99.79 - £130.98 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car +bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Crica 40-50K per annum + Profit Share + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £55k + superb benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + on call + TOP benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Bonus +Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Xchanging - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Bonus's
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday