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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 172 191 215
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1805 1695 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.53% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.87% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1222 1034
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
85485 90650 82136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.28% 82.08% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69947 73853 68353
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +27 779 £55,000 +4.76% 84
South East +10 353 £47,500 +5.77% 42
South West +45 174 £42,250 +5.62% 31
Yorkshire +58 154 £42,500 +0.59% 14
East of England +2 142 £45,000 +9.75% 17
North West -7 77 £37,500 -6.25% 21
West Midlands +16 76 £42,500 +13.33% 9
East Midlands -1 52 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Midlands - 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1278 (39.97%) Linux
2 954 (29.84%) Windows
3 870 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
4 815 (25.49%) Puppet
5 787 (24.62%) DevOps
6 757 (23.68%) SQL
7 743 (23.24%) ITIL
8 723 (22.61%) Java
9 698 (21.83%) Microsoft
10 643 (20.11%) Python
11 633 (19.80%) Opscode Chef
12 584 (18.27%) Finance
13 527 (16.48%) SQL Server
14 520 (16.27%) VMware
14 520 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
15 509 (15.92%) Oracle
16 454 (14.20%) .NET
17 446 (13.95%) Degree
18 442 (13.83%) Apache
19 433 (13.54%) Perl
20 429 (13.42%) Ruby
21 424 (13.26%) Bash Shell
22 419 (13.11%) UNIX
23 396 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
24 383 (11.98%) MS Excel
25 377 (11.79%) MySQL
26 371 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
27 359 (11.23%) Jenkins
28 352 (11.01%) Change Management
29 344 (10.76%) Git (software)

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 442 (13.83%) Apache
2 270 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 251 (7.85%) IIS
4 194 (6.07%) MS Exchange
5 146 (4.57%) SharePoint
6 144 (4.50%) nginx
7 86 (2.69%) OpenStack
8 75 (2.35%) CMS
9 74 (2.31%) WebLogic
9 74 (2.31%) Node.js
10 67 (2.10%) WebSphere
11 63 (1.97%) JBoss
12 62 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 50 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
14 42 (1.31%) Confluence
15 40 (1.25%) Drupal
16 35 (1.09%) Apache Solr
17 31 (0.97%) Lync
18 22 (0.69%) Apache Pig
18 22 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 383 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 163 (5.10%) MS Office
3 36 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.94%) MS Project
5 16 (0.50%) SPSS
6 14 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.094%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.063%) Simulink
11 2 (0.063%) Stateflow
12 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 28 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 28 (0.88%) SAP CO
4 28 (0.88%) SAP FI
5 26 (0.81%) SAP PS
6 24 (0.75%) SAP PM
6 24 (0.75%) SAP MM
6 24 (0.75%) SAP HR
6 24 (0.75%) SAP R/3
6 24 (0.75%) SAP GTS
7 17 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.28%) Sophis RISQUE
9 9 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.28%) assyst
9 9 (0.28%) Markit EDM
10 8 (0.25%) Maximo
10 8 (0.25%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 371 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
3 89 (2.78%) SaaS
4 79 (2.47%) PaaS
5 76 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 66 (2.06%) IaaS
7 48 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 48 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (1.31%) Amazon S3
9 33 (1.03%) Office 365
10 20 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 20 (0.63%) GitHub
11 18 (0.56%) Joyent
12 14 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 13 (0.41%) Route 53
14 12 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 11 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.34%) CloudFront
16 10 (0.31%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 272 (8.51%) Firewall
2 253 (7.91%) DNS
3 195 (6.10%) TCP/IP
4 189 (5.91%) SAN
5 153 (4.79%) HTTP
6 152 (4.75%) WAN
7 147 (4.60%) LAN
8 135 (4.22%) DHCP
9 130 (4.07%) Internet
10 117 (3.66%) VPN
11 73 (2.28%) SMTP
12 70 (2.19%) NAS
13 68 (2.13%) iSCSI
14 61 (1.91%) LDAP
15 57 (1.78%) VoIP
16 54 (1.69%) FTP
17 50 (1.56%) SNMP
18 48 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
19 46 (1.44%) VLAN
20 45 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 377 (11.79%) MySQL
3 195 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 169 (5.29%) MongoDB
5 161 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 149 (4.66%) Oracle Database
7 125 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
8 123 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 110 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
10 97 (3.03%) RDBMS
11 78 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 77 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 72 (2.25%) Redis
14 70 (2.19%) Big Data
15 61 (1.91%) DB2
16 57 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
17 55 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
18 54 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
19 52 (1.63%) Hadoop
20 48 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 359 (11.23%) Jenkins
2 344 (10.76%) Git (software)
3 297 (9.29%) Subversion
4 208 (6.51%) JIRA
5 158 (4.94%) Maven
6 137 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 107 (3.35%) Ant
8 97 (3.03%) JUnit
8 97 (3.03%) Hudson
9 96 (3.00%) TeamCity
9 96 (3.00%) NUnit
10 93 (2.91%) Visual Studio
11 87 (2.72%) Selenium
12 42 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
13 40 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 40 (1.25%) Gradle
14 38 (1.19%) Eclipse
15 34 (1.06%) ClearCase
16 31 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 30 (0.94%) MSBuild
General
1 584 (18.27%) Finance
2 132 (4.13%) Banking
3 117 (3.66%) Retail
3 117 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 89 (2.78%) Games
5 75 (2.35%) Law
6 69 (2.16%) Legal
7 61 (1.91%) Aerospace
8 49 (1.53%) Marketing
9 47 (1.47%) Publishing
10 42 (1.31%) Military
11 39 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.22%) Advertising
12 33 (1.03%) Electronics
12 33 (1.03%) Billing
13 23 (0.72%) Back Office
14 19 (0.59%) Polish Language
15 18 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.47%) Front Office
17 7 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 490 (15.33%) Developer
2 438 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 336 (10.51%) Administrator
4 316 (9.88%) Analyst
5 249 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
6 159 (4.97%) Linux Administrator
7 139 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 129 (4.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 115 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
10 108 (3.38%) Senior Developer
11 103 (3.22%) Support Analyst
11 103 (3.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 101 (3.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 99 (3.10%) Architect
14 96 (3.00%) Software Engineer
15 95 (2.97%) Support Engineer
16 92 (2.88%) Service Manager
17 90 (2.82%) Configuration Manager
18 89 (2.78%) Consultant
19 80 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (14.20%) .NET
2 322 (10.07%) Web Services
3 287 (8.98%) HTML
4 229 (7.16%) CSS
5 171 (5.35%) XML
6 132 (4.13%) jQuery
7 126 (3.94%) ASP.NET
8 122 (3.82%) LAMP
9 118 (3.69%) HTML5
10 115 (3.60%) Spring
11 114 (3.57%) Middleware
12 107 (3.35%) J2EE
13 102 (3.19%) .NET Framework
14 83 (2.60%) Hibernate
15 75 (2.35%) Ajax
16 65 (2.03%) CSS3
17 61 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (1.69%) REST
19 51 (1.60%) Entity Framework
20 50 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 288 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 230 (7.19%) Open Source
3 225 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 184 (5.76%) Computer Science
5 134 (4.19%) CMDB
6 102 (3.19%) Replication
7 85 (2.66%) Mobile App
8 70 (2.19%) Clustering
9 63 (1.97%) Mathematics
10 50 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 41 (1.28%) GIS
12 39 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 39 (1.22%) User Experience
13 34 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 34 (1.06%) Private Cloud
14 30 (0.94%) Derivative
15 28 (0.88%) Mainframe
15 28 (0.88%) iSeries
16 26 (0.81%) Visualisation
17 23 (0.72%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1278 (39.97%) Linux
2 954 (29.84%) Windows
3 419 (13.11%) UNIX
4 258 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 189 (5.91%) CentOS
6 186 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 179 (5.60%) Ubuntu
8 149 (4.66%) Windows 7
9 122 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 92 (2.88%) Debian
11 75 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 62 (1.94%) Solaris
13 48 (1.50%) Android
14 46 (1.44%) Mac OS X
15 37 (1.16%) Apple iOS
16 27 (0.84%) Windows XP
17 26 (0.81%) HPUX
18 21 (0.66%) Windows 8
19 20 (0.63%) AIX
20 14 (0.44%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 787 (24.62%) DevOps
3 743 (23.24%) ITIL
4 520 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
5 352 (11.01%) Change Management
6 286 (8.95%) Project Management
7 276 (8.63%) Release Management
8 263 (8.23%) Service Management
9 242 (7.57%) Scrum
10 236 (7.38%) E-Commerce
11 231 (7.23%) Software Engineering
12 210 (6.57%) Change Control
13 203 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
14 191 (5.97%) Unit Testing
14 191 (5.97%) Service Delivery
15 188 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 181 (5.66%) TDD
17 169 (5.29%) Mentoring
18 164 (5.13%) Asset Management
19 163 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 757 (23.68%) SQL
2 723 (22.61%) Java
3 643 (20.11%) Python
4 433 (13.54%) Perl
5 429 (13.42%) Ruby
6 424 (13.26%) Bash Shell
7 298 (9.32%) C#
8 292 (9.13%) PHP
8 292 (9.13%) JavaScript
9 260 (8.13%) PowerShell
10 173 (5.41%) C++
11 163 (5.10%) C
12 149 (4.66%) Shell Script
13 101 (3.16%) PL/SQL
14 82 (2.56%) T-SQL
15 47 (1.47%) VB
16 45 (1.41%) VBScript
17 36 (1.13%) Groovy
18 35 (1.09%) VB.NET
19 27 (0.84%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 446 (13.95%) Degree
2 258 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 173 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 120 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 118 (3.69%) DV Cleared
6 107 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
7 98 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 71 (2.22%) CCNA
9 63 (1.97%) MCSE
10 58 (1.81%) CCNP
11 53 (1.66%) ISEB
12 45 (1.41%) MCP
13 25 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 22 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (0.69%) MCITP
15 21 (0.66%) A+ Certification
16 20 (0.63%) PMI Certification
16 20 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 18 (0.56%) ISTQB
17 18 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (7.32%) QA
2 182 (5.69%) SLA
3 42 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 30 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.47%) TickIT
7 12 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.31%) IEC 61508
9 8 (0.25%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.16%) DICOM
10 5 (0.16%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.13%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.13%) DO-254
11 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.13%) COBIT
12 1 (0.031%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.031%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.031%) BS25999
System Software
1 396 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 338 (10.57%) Active Directory
3 111 (3.47%) Hyper-V
4 109 (3.41%) vSphere
5 64 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 60 (1.88%) XenApp
7 57 (1.78%) XenServer
8 53 (1.66%) Docker
9 48 (1.50%) Varnish
10 47 (1.47%) Xen
11 40 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 38 (1.19%) NFS
13 37 (1.16%) Firmware
14 34 (1.06%) VirtualBox
15 32 (1.00%) KVM
16 31 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
17 29 (0.91%) XenDesktop
18 26 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
19 18 (0.56%) UAG
19 18 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 815 (25.49%) Puppet
2 633 (19.80%) Opscode Chef
3 313 (9.79%) Nagios
4 246 (7.69%) Ansible
5 146 (4.57%) Salt
6 95 (2.97%) SCCM
7 72 (2.25%) ZABBIX
7 72 (2.25%) Vagrant
8 69 (2.16%) Cacti
9 64 (2.00%) WSUS
10 52 (1.63%) Zenoss
11 51 (1.60%) Tivoli
12 36 (1.13%) Cobbler
12 36 (1.13%) Graphite
13 33 (1.03%) Icinga
13 33 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
14 31 (0.97%) SCOM
15 30 (0.94%) logstash
16 28 (0.88%) SELinux
16 28 (0.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 698 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 520 (16.27%) VMware
3 509 (15.92%) Oracle
4 319 (9.98%) Red Hat
5 262 (8.20%) Cisco
6 199 (6.22%) HP
7 145 (4.54%) Citrix
8 141 (4.41%) IBM
9 106 (3.32%) SAP
10 82 (2.56%) EMC
11 61 (1.91%) NetApp
12 59 (1.85%) Dell
13 58 (1.81%) Google
13 58 (1.81%) Rackspace
14 56 (1.75%) Remedy
15 51 (1.60%) Symantec
16 47 (1.47%) Splunk
17 43 (1.35%) hybris
18 41 (1.28%) SaltStack
19 34 (1.06%) Juniper
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + training, 25 days, pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: Yesterday