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 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 211 214 192
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1474 1333 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.37% 1.34% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.69% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 982 1303
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 £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
86622 79074 86078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.79% 79.56% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 69670 65308 73601
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 669 £55,000 +2.80% 54
South East -13 315 £42,500 -5.55% 34
East of England +21 115 £45,000 +12.50% 13
North West -8 90 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East Midlands -7 83 £45,000 +2.85% 8
South West +23 77 £38,250 +17.69% 11
Yorkshire -23 69 £40,000 +6.66% 12
West Midlands -33 45 £37,500 -16.66% 3
North East -6 7 £27,500 -16.66% 5
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1210 (37.86%) Linux
2 819 (25.63%) Windows
3 745 (23.31%) Finance
4 734 (22.97%) Java
5 723 (22.62%) ITIL
6 675 (21.12%) SQL
7 637 (19.93%) Puppet
8 617 (19.31%) Degree
9 604 (18.90%) Microsoft
10 583 (18.24%) UNIX
11 515 (16.11%) Python
12 476 (14.89%) Oracle
13 466 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
14 459 (14.36%) SQL Server
15 446 (13.95%) Perl
16 445 (13.92%) Software Engineering
16 445 (13.92%) DevOps
17 435 (13.61%) Subversion
18 423 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
19 418 (13.08%) MySQL
20 404 (12.64%) .NET
21 387 (12.11%) Web Services
21 387 (12.11%) VMware
22 383 (11.98%) C#
23 374 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
24 355 (11.11%) Git (software)
25 354 (11.08%) Jenkins
26 348 (10.89%) Bash Shell
27 332 (10.39%) Ruby
28 320 (10.01%) Change Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 276 (8.64%) Apache
2 203 (6.35%) IIS
3 192 (6.01%) Tomcat
4 182 (5.69%) SharePoint
5 131 (4.10%) MS Exchange
6 87 (2.72%) nginx
7 77 (2.41%) OpenStack
8 65 (2.03%) WebSphere
9 64 (2.00%) CMS
10 63 (1.97%) WebLogic
11 58 (1.81%) Node.js
12 57 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
13 43 (1.35%) Confluence
14 38 (1.19%) Apache Solr
14 38 (1.19%) Drupal
15 33 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
16 32 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
17 25 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
18 23 (0.72%) Jetty
Applications
1 298 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 108 (3.38%) MS Office
3 44 (1.38%) MS Project
4 32 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.63%) Simulink
7 15 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.41%) SPSS
8 13 (0.41%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.31%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.25%) TargetLink
10 8 (0.25%) Stateflow
11 5 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.063%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.031%) Windchill
13 1 (0.031%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.031%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.031%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 34 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (0.81%) SAP MM
3 25 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 25 (0.78%) SAP PS
3 25 (0.78%) SAP R/3
3 25 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 25 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 25 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 25 (0.78%) SAP PM
3 25 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.78%) SAP GTS
4 21 (0.66%) Magento
5 17 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.50%) Markit EDM
7 10 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (0.25%) Cordys
10 7 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 140 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (3.94%) SaaS
3 80 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (1.22%) IaaS
5 36 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (0.84%) PaaS
8 20 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
9 18 (0.56%) Joyent
9 18 (0.56%) Amazon S3
10 16 (0.50%) Office 365
11 13 (0.41%) Route 53
12 12 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (0.31%) GitHub
13 10 (0.31%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.22%) Google Apps
15 6 (0.19%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
16 5 (0.16%) Heroku
17 4 (0.13%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 265 (8.29%) TCP/IP
2 244 (7.63%) DNS
3 215 (6.73%) Firewall
4 174 (5.44%) HTTP
5 172 (5.38%) Internet
6 160 (5.01%) SAN
7 113 (3.54%) VPN
8 97 (3.04%) DHCP
9 84 (2.63%) LAN
10 82 (2.57%) LDAP
11 80 (2.50%) WAN
12 73 (2.28%) NAS
13 69 (2.16%) SSL
14 53 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
15 52 (1.63%) SMTP
16 46 (1.44%) VoIP
16 46 (1.44%) FTP
17 44 (1.38%) Wireless
18 43 (1.35%) SSH
19 41 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 459 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 418 (13.08%) MySQL
3 265 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 140 (4.38%) RDBMS
5 139 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 124 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 107 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 106 (3.32%) Oracle Database
9 99 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 98 (3.07%) NoSQL
11 95 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
12 79 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 58 (1.81%) Redis
14 56 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
14 56 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 56 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
15 54 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
16 43 (1.35%) Hadoop
17 42 (1.31%) Big Data
18 37 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 435 (13.61%) Subversion
2 355 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 354 (11.08%) Jenkins
4 172 (5.38%) JIRA
5 153 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 131 (4.10%) Maven
7 112 (3.50%) Visual Studio
8 104 (3.25%) Hudson
9 97 (3.04%) CruiseControl
10 79 (2.47%) Ant
11 78 (2.44%) NUnit
12 62 (1.94%) Selenium
13 57 (1.78%) TeamCity
14 53 (1.66%) MSBuild
15 46 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
16 42 (1.31%) ClearCase
17 41 (1.28%) JUnit
18 34 (1.06%) Mercurial
19 32 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
20 31 (0.97%) Eclipse
General
1 745 (23.31%) Finance
2 244 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 209 (6.54%) Banking
4 117 (3.66%) Retail
5 91 (2.85%) Legal
6 70 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 66 (2.07%) Advertising
8 63 (1.97%) Electronics
9 61 (1.91%) Games
10 60 (1.88%) Military
11 58 (1.81%) Aerospace
12 56 (1.75%) Financial Institution
13 54 (1.69%) Front Office
14 50 (1.56%) Law
15 44 (1.38%) Marketing
16 31 (0.97%) Manufacturing
17 21 (0.66%) Back Office
18 20 (0.63%) Publishing
19 16 (0.50%) Automotive
20 10 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 502 (15.71%) Developer
2 383 (11.98%) Analyst
3 371 (11.61%) Administrator
4 292 (9.14%) Systems Administrator
5 202 (6.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 197 (6.16%) Linux Administrator
7 178 (5.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 175 (5.48%) Software Engineer
9 154 (4.82%) Configuration Manager
10 130 (4.07%) Senior Developer
11 121 (3.79%) Consultant
12 111 (3.47%) Project Manager
13 97 (3.04%) Java Developer
14 96 (3.00%) Support Analyst
15 94 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
16 90 (2.82%) Service Manager
17 79 (2.47%) Architect
18 75 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 68 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
20 67 (2.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (12.64%) .NET
2 387 (12.11%) Web Services
3 305 (9.54%) HTML
4 234 (7.32%) XML
5 206 (6.45%) CSS
6 173 (5.41%) ASP.NET
7 144 (4.51%) LAMP
8 139 (4.35%) HTML5
9 117 (3.66%) JSON
10 116 (3.63%) jQuery
11 115 (3.60%) WCF
12 101 (3.16%) .NET Framework
13 94 (2.94%) CSS3
14 86 (2.69%) Middleware
15 85 (2.66%) Spring
16 84 (2.63%) Ajax
17 81 (2.53%) J2EE
18 79 (2.47%) REST
19 61 (1.91%) WPF
20 60 (1.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 302 (9.45%) Open Source
2 271 (8.48%) Management Information System
3 249 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 177 (5.54%) CMDB
5 90 (2.82%) Replication
6 59 (1.85%) Clustering
7 58 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 55 (1.72%) Equities
9 50 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 47 (1.47%) Mathematics
11 40 (1.25%) PKI
12 38 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
13 37 (1.16%) Blackberry
14 34 (1.06%) Social Media
15 30 (0.94%) LPAR
15 30 (0.94%) Firmware
16 29 (0.91%) Hedge funds
17 28 (0.88%) Visualisation
17 28 (0.88%) Statistics
18 27 (0.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1210 (37.86%) Linux
2 819 (25.63%) Windows
3 583 (18.24%) UNIX
4 194 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 177 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (4.04%) Ubuntu
7 115 (3.60%) CentOS
8 112 (3.50%) Solaris
9 105 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 101 (3.16%) Debian
11 94 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 79 (2.47%) Windows 7
13 60 (1.88%) AIX
14 37 (1.16%) Windows XP
15 35 (1.10%) Android
16 30 (0.94%) Mac OS X
17 21 (0.66%) OpenBSD
17 21 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
17 21 (0.66%) Apple iOS
17 21 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (22.62%) ITIL
2 445 (13.92%) Software Engineering
2 445 (13.92%) DevOps
3 423 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 374 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
5 320 (10.01%) Change Management
6 316 (9.89%) Release Management
7 307 (9.61%) Project Management
8 276 (8.64%) Service Management
9 252 (7.88%) E-Commerce
10 251 (7.85%) Change Control
11 239 (7.48%) OO
12 230 (7.20%) Performance Tuning
13 228 (7.13%) Scrum
14 198 (6.20%) PRINCE2
15 182 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 180 (5.63%) Service Delivery
17 164 (5.13%) TDD
18 153 (4.79%) Unit Testing
19 151 (4.72%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 734 (22.97%) Java
2 675 (21.12%) SQL
3 515 (16.11%) Python
4 446 (13.95%) Perl
5 383 (11.98%) C#
6 348 (10.89%) Bash Shell
7 332 (10.39%) Ruby
8 247 (7.73%) JavaScript
9 244 (7.63%) C
10 231 (7.23%) C++
11 228 (7.13%) Shell Script
12 212 (6.63%) PHP
13 120 (3.75%) PowerShell
14 75 (2.35%) T-SQL
15 52 (1.63%) VBA
16 51 (1.60%) PL/SQL
17 47 (1.47%) MATLAB
18 44 (1.38%) Korn
19 41 (1.28%) Groovy
20 34 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 617 (19.31%) Degree
2 296 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 179 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 149 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 106 (3.32%) MCSE
6 82 (2.57%) MCP
7 77 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
8 73 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
9 66 (2.07%) DV Cleared
10 53 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 45 (1.41%) ISEB
11 45 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 44 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 41 (1.28%) CCNA
14 32 (1.00%) MCSA
15 30 (0.94%) CCNP
16 23 (0.72%) RHCE
17 21 (0.66%) Sun Certification
17 21 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 21 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (7.67%) QA
2 170 (5.32%) SLA
3 33 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 30 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.66%) TickIT
7 17 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 12 (0.38%) HL7
9 10 (0.31%) JTAG
10 8 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.25%) COBIT
11 6 (0.19%) P3O
11 6 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.13%) GxP
13 3 (0.094%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.063%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.063%) BS15000
15 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 290 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 287 (8.98%) Active Directory
3 117 (3.66%) KVM
4 92 (2.88%) vSphere
5 89 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 83 (2.60%) XenApp
7 68 (2.13%) Xen
8 59 (1.85%) Varnish
9 57 (1.78%) NFS
10 45 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
11 41 (1.28%) XenDesktop
12 40 (1.25%) XenServer
13 34 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
14 29 (0.91%) Snort
15 28 (0.88%) UAG
15 28 (0.88%) VMware ESX
16 24 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
16 24 (0.75%) Samba
17 20 (0.63%) Postfix
18 15 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 637 (19.93%) Puppet
2 466 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (7.88%) Nagios
4 70 (2.19%) SCCM
5 60 (1.88%) Cacti
6 55 (1.72%) Tivoli
7 52 (1.63%) Ansible
8 50 (1.56%) SCOM
8 50 (1.56%) Salt
9 43 (1.35%) Ganglia
9 43 (1.35%) CFEngine
9 43 (1.35%) Opsview
10 42 (1.31%) Vagrant
11 31 (0.97%) HAProxy
12 28 (0.88%) NetBackup
13 27 (0.84%) Netcool
14 26 (0.81%) Data Guard
14 26 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 25 (0.78%) WSUS
15 25 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 604 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 476 (14.89%) Oracle
3 387 (12.11%) VMware
4 249 (7.79%) Red Hat
5 221 (6.91%) Cisco
6 155 (4.85%) HP
7 141 (4.41%) Citrix
8 134 (4.19%) IBM
9 115 (3.60%) EMC
10 93 (2.91%) JBoss
11 69 (2.16%) Fujitsu
12 53 (1.66%) Google
13 52 (1.63%) SAP
14 49 (1.53%) Remedy
15 43 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
16 41 (1.28%) Rackspace
17 38 (1.19%) Dell
17 38 (1.19%) BMC
18 37 (1.16%) NetApp
19 36 (1.13%) ServiceNow
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday