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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 209 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1515 1406 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.44% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.69% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1093 913
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
81228 83405 83485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.24% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 69158 67158
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +52 737 £60,000 +9.09% 109
South East -21 265 £45,000 +5.29% 52
Yorkshire +27 134 £45,000 - 22
South West +1 99 £41,000 +2.50% 14
East of England -21 85 £44,244 -1.68% 16
North West +31 74 £37,500 -5.66% 21
West Midlands -26 74 £42,500 +2.40% 18
East Midlands +23 48 £39,690 -10.80% 10
North East +10 5 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1621 (48.12%) Linux
2 1089 (32.32%) Puppet
3 1057 (31.37%) DevOps
4 959 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
5 823 (24.43%) Windows
6 813 (24.13%) Opscode Chef
7 809 (24.01%) Java
8 800 (23.75%) Python
9 708 (21.02%) Finance
10 707 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
11 677 (20.09%) SQL
12 667 (19.80%) ITIL
13 619 (18.37%) VMware
14 581 (17.25%) Bash Shell
15 572 (16.98%) Jenkins
16 569 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
17 554 (16.44%) Ansible
18 526 (15.61%) Microsoft
19 516 (15.32%) Ruby
20 494 (14.66%) Unix
21 461 (13.68%) Perl
21 461 (13.68%) Oracle
22 450 (13.36%) Git (software)
23 429 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
24 414 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
25 400 (11.87%) Degree
26 399 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 382 (11.34%) Red Hat
28 358 (10.63%) Windows Server
29 355 (10.54%) Web Services

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 355 (10.54%) Apache
2 200 (5.94%) IIS
3 195 (5.79%) Tomcat
4 174 (5.16%) JBoss
5 166 (4.93%) OpenStack
6 156 (4.63%) nginx
7 106 (3.15%) Node.js
8 96 (2.85%) WebLogic
9 85 (2.52%) MS Exchange
10 79 (2.34%) WebSphere
11 74 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
12 49 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
13 45 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 39 (1.16%) Confluence
15 36 (1.07%) SharePoint
16 34 (1.01%) CloudStack
17 33 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
18 30 (0.89%) Skype for Business
19 27 (0.80%) Jetty
20 26 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 255 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 113 (3.35%) MS Office
3 31 (0.92%) MS Project
3 31 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.59%) Simulink
6 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.089%) HipChat
8 3 (0.089%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.059%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.030%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.030%) Maya
10 1 (0.030%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.030%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 30 (0.89%) SAP PS
2 28 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (0.83%) Siebel Analytics
3 25 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 25 (0.74%) SAP FI
3 25 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 24 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 24 (0.71%) SAP GTS
4 24 (0.71%) SAP HR
4 24 (0.71%) SAP MM
4 24 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.71%) SAP PM
4 24 (0.71%) SAP R/3
5 23 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
6 19 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
7 18 (0.53%) Markit EDM
8 17 (0.50%) Temenos T24
9 16 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (0.36%) Primavera
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 569 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (3.95%) SaaS
3 121 (3.59%) IaaS
4 98 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
5 79 (2.34%) PaaS
6 66 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 58 (1.72%) GitHub
8 52 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 52 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (1.19%) Amazon S3
10 33 (0.98%) Joyent
11 29 (0.86%) Office 365
12 24 (0.71%) Route 53
12 24 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (0.56%) CloudFront
13 19 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.50%) Heroku
15 11 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
15 11 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 336 (9.97%) Firewall
2 261 (7.75%) TCP/IP
3 255 (7.57%) DNS
4 157 (4.66%) Internet
5 154 (4.57%) LAN
6 139 (4.13%) SAN
7 136 (4.04%) WAN
8 111 (3.29%) HTTP
9 100 (2.97%) LDAP
10 94 (2.79%) VPN
11 83 (2.46%) SSL
12 73 (2.17%) DHCP
13 60 (1.78%) NAS
13 60 (1.78%) SMTP
14 58 (1.72%) Network Security
15 43 (1.28%) Wireshark
16 41 (1.22%) iSCSI
17 39 (1.16%) Wireless
18 36 (1.07%) SNMP
19 35 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (9.97%) MySQL
2 323 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 174 (5.16%) Relational Database
4 153 (4.54%) Oracle Database
5 143 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
6 131 (3.89%) NoSQL
7 127 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 105 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 96 (2.85%) Big Data
10 75 (2.23%) Redis
11 73 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 72 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 70 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 62 (1.84%) GIS
15 59 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 56 (1.66%) Hadoop
18 48 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
18 48 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
18 48 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 572 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 450 (13.36%) Git (software)
3 253 (7.51%) Subversion
4 185 (5.49%) JIRA
5 173 (5.14%) Maven
6 163 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 99 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 98 (2.91%) TeamCity
9 93 (2.76%) Hudson
10 91 (2.70%) Ant
11 70 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 66 (1.96%) Selenium
13 63 (1.87%) JUnit
14 51 (1.51%) Vagrant
15 50 (1.48%) Eclipse
15 50 (1.48%) NUnit
15 50 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 45 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
17 37 (1.10%) Mercurial
18 35 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 708 (21.02%) Finance
2 189 (5.61%) Banking
3 159 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 140 (4.16%) Retail
5 123 (3.65%) Games
6 90 (2.67%) Marketing
7 65 (1.93%) Law
8 50 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 50 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 46 (1.37%) Publishing
10 37 (1.10%) Legal
11 31 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 26 (0.77%) Electronics
13 22 (0.65%) Advertising
14 21 (0.62%) Billing
15 20 (0.59%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.56%) Avionics
16 19 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.47%) Back Office
17 16 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 585 (17.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 454 (13.48%) Developer
3 338 (10.03%) Linux Engineer
4 308 (9.14%) Analyst
5 271 (8.04%) Administrator
6 217 (6.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 194 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
8 192 (5.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 192 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
9 167 (4.96%) Linux Administrator
10 159 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 150 (4.45%) Architect
12 137 (4.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 133 (3.95%) Senior Developer
14 113 (3.35%) Java Developer
15 112 (3.32%) Configuration Manager
16 109 (3.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 102 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
18 97 (2.88%) Consultant
19 96 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (10.54%) Web Services
2 352 (10.45%) .NET
3 228 (6.77%) HTML
4 223 (6.62%) LAMP
5 201 (5.97%) XML
6 144 (4.27%) CSS
7 124 (3.68%) JSON
8 120 (3.56%) jQuery
9 114 (3.38%) Middleware
10 98 (2.91%) Spring
11 95 (2.82%) ASP.NET
11 95 (2.82%) REST
12 83 (2.46%) HTML5
13 82 (2.43%) RESTful
14 78 (2.32%) SOAP
15 72 (2.14%) .NET Framework
16 61 (1.81%) Hibernate
17 60 (1.78%) WCF
18 59 (1.75%) AngularJS
18 59 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 414 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 180 (5.34%) Data Centre
4 172 (5.11%) Computer Science
5 167 (4.96%) CMDB
6 87 (2.58%) Replication
7 70 (2.08%) Clustering
8 66 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 61 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 57 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 53 (1.57%) Public Cloud
12 51 (1.51%) Private Cloud
12 51 (1.51%) User Experience
13 40 (1.19%) PKI
14 37 (1.10%) Fintech
15 33 (0.98%) Online Games
16 32 (0.95%) N-Tier
17 30 (0.89%) Statistics
18 29 (0.86%) Client/Server
19 28 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1621 (48.12%) Linux
2 823 (24.43%) Windows
3 494 (14.66%) Unix
4 399 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 358 (10.63%) Windows Server
6 317 (9.41%) CentOS
7 176 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 162 (4.81%) Ubuntu
9 145 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 86 (2.55%) Solaris
11 76 (2.26%) Debian
12 67 (1.99%) Windows 7
13 59 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (1.42%) Android
15 42 (1.25%) AIX
16 25 (0.74%) Apple iOS
17 21 (0.62%) SUSE
18 20 (0.59%) Fedora
18 20 (0.59%) Mac OS X
19 16 (0.47%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1057 (31.37%) DevOps
2 959 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 707 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
4 667 (19.80%) ITIL
5 355 (10.54%) Change Management
6 315 (9.35%) Release Management
7 312 (9.26%) SDLC
8 296 (8.79%) Open Source
9 295 (8.76%) High Availability
10 289 (8.58%) Project Management
11 267 (7.93%) Software Engineering
12 257 (7.63%) Service Management
13 239 (7.09%) Scrum
14 204 (6.06%) E-Commerce
15 179 (5.31%) Change Control
16 178 (5.28%) OO
17 172 (5.11%) TDD
18 169 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
19 166 (4.93%) Load Balancing
20 165 (4.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 809 (24.01%) Java
2 800 (23.75%) Python
3 677 (20.09%) SQL
4 581 (17.25%) Bash Shell
5 516 (15.32%) Ruby
6 461 (13.68%) Perl
7 319 (9.47%) JavaScript
8 250 (7.42%) C#
9 249 (7.39%) PHP
10 219 (6.50%) PowerShell
11 207 (6.14%) Shell Script
12 205 (6.08%) C
13 177 (5.25%) C++
14 135 (4.01%) PL/SQL
15 85 (2.52%) VB
16 74 (2.20%) VBScript
17 48 (1.42%) T-SQL
18 45 (1.34%) Go
19 40 (1.19%) Scala
20 33 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 400 (11.87%) Degree
2 251 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 130 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 98 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (2.67%) DV Cleared
6 80 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 69 (2.05%) CCNA
8 65 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
9 59 (1.75%) ISEB
10 46 (1.37%) CCNP
10 46 (1.37%) MCSE
11 36 (1.07%) ISTQB
12 34 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 33 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 27 (0.80%) CISSP
15 26 (0.77%) MCSA
16 23 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
17 22 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 21 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (8.76%) QA
2 143 (4.24%) SLA
3 62 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 46 (1.37%) Data Quality
5 42 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 33 (0.98%) ISO 9001
7 28 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.45%) COBIT
9 14 (0.42%) COSO
10 12 (0.36%) ISO22301
11 10 (0.30%) JTAG
12 7 (0.21%) HL7
12 7 (0.21%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.12%) ISO19770
14 3 (0.089%) DO-178B
14 3 (0.089%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.089%) P3O
14 3 (0.089%) RMADS
15 2 (0.059%) BS7799
15 2 (0.059%) TickIT
System Software
1 429 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 279 (8.28%) Docker
3 240 (7.12%) Active Directory
4 103 (3.06%) vSphere
5 94 (2.79%) KVM
6 80 (2.37%) Xen
7 52 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
8 50 (1.48%) XenServer
9 40 (1.19%) Hyper-V
10 39 (1.16%) NFS
11 38 (1.13%) Varnish
12 33 (0.98%) iptables
13 32 (0.95%) Squid
14 31 (0.92%) Firmware
15 28 (0.83%) VMware ESX
15 28 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
16 25 (0.74%) vCloud
17 22 (0.65%) Snort
18 21 (0.62%) Oracle Clusterware
19 20 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1089 (32.32%) Puppet
2 813 (24.13%) Opscode Chef
3 554 (16.44%) Ansible
4 211 (6.26%) Nagios
5 144 (4.27%) Salt
6 111 (3.29%) CFEngine
7 75 (2.23%) ZABBIX
8 58 (1.72%) SCCM
9 57 (1.69%) Cobbler
10 53 (1.57%) Zenoss
11 48 (1.42%) Tivoli
12 46 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
13 42 (1.25%) HP UCMDB
14 41 (1.22%) Capistrano
15 40 (1.19%) WSUS
16 39 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
17 38 (1.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
18 37 (1.10%) Mesos
19 36 (1.07%) Cacti
19 36 (1.07%) logstash
Vendors
1 619 (18.37%) VMware
2 526 (15.61%) Microsoft
3 461 (13.68%) Oracle
4 382 (11.34%) Red Hat
5 219 (6.50%) Cisco
6 186 (5.52%) HP
7 113 (3.35%) IBM
8 88 (2.61%) Citrix
9 85 (2.52%) SAP
10 84 (2.49%) Google
11 79 (2.34%) NetApp
12 78 (2.32%) Remedy
13 77 (2.29%) Juniper
14 73 (2.17%) Rackspace
15 66 (1.96%) F5
16 59 (1.75%) SaltStack
17 53 (1.57%) CheckPoint
17 53 (1.57%) EMC
18 45 (1.34%) Dell
19 43 (1.28%) ServiceNow
Coalville, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Flex Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + other benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Huge Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday