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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 183 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1769 1573 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.44% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.74% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1211 1063
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
86493 90555 82424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.76% 82.78% 81.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71660 73517 68040
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +17 766 £57,500 +4.54% 82
South East +52 393 £45,000 +5.88% 29
South West +68 193 £40,000 -3.61% 25
East of England +16 144 £45,000 - 28
Yorkshire +33 100 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North West -18 71 £40,000 -4.76% 26
West Midlands +8 53 £45,000 +12.50% 10
East Midlands -35 40 £45,000 - 8
North East -5 13 £30,500 +10.90% 5
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1576 (44.24%) Linux
2 1079 (30.29%) Puppet
3 1016 (28.52%) DevOps
4 988 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
5 980 (27.51%) Windows
6 859 (24.12%) ITIL
7 858 (24.09%) Python
8 830 (23.30%) SQL
9 797 (22.38%) Opscode Chef
10 793 (22.26%) Java
11 688 (19.31%) Finance
12 641 (18.00%) Microsoft
13 623 (17.49%) Oracle
14 613 (17.21%) VMware
15 610 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
16 581 (16.31%) Perl
17 543 (15.24%) Ruby
18 530 (14.88%) Apache
19 501 (14.07%) SQL Server
20 498 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
21 496 (13.92%) UNIX
22 494 (13.87%) Jenkins
23 480 (13.48%) Bash Shell
24 478 (13.42%) Git (software)
25 447 (12.55%) Degree
26 435 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
27 434 (12.18%) .NET
28 423 (11.88%) MySQL
29 369 (10.36%) Red Hat
30 366 (10.28%) Change Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 530 (14.88%) Apache
2 290 (8.14%) IIS
3 283 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 219 (6.15%) nginx
5 151 (4.24%) MS Exchange
6 126 (3.54%) JBoss
7 109 (3.06%) OpenStack
8 104 (2.92%) Node.js
9 98 (2.75%) SharePoint
10 92 (2.58%) WebLogic
11 83 (2.33%) CMS
12 76 (2.13%) WebSphere
13 75 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
14 51 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 44 (1.24%) Drupal
16 42 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
17 40 (1.12%) Confluence
18 37 (1.04%) SAS
19 32 (0.90%) Apache Pig
20 28 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 363 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 131 (3.68%) MS Office
3 47 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 40 (1.12%) MS Project
5 26 (0.73%) SPSS
6 25 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 8 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.056%) Simulink
9 2 (0.056%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.056%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 32 (0.90%) Temenos T24
3 27 (0.76%) SAP FI
3 27 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 27 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 26 (0.73%) SAP PS
5 25 (0.70%) SAP MM
5 25 (0.70%) SAP HR
5 25 (0.70%) SAP R/3
5 25 (0.70%) SAP PM
5 25 (0.70%) SAP GTS
6 16 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
7 13 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.28%) RMDS
9 10 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
11 8 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 498 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
3 105 (2.95%) SaaS
4 88 (2.47%) PaaS
5 81 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 76 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (1.97%) IaaS
8 46 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 41 (1.15%) Amazon S3
10 36 (1.01%) Office 365
11 31 (0.87%) GitHub
12 27 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
13 21 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 16 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 16 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 16 (0.45%) Route 53
16 14 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
17 11 (0.31%) Joyent
18 10 (0.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 321 (9.01%) DNS
2 285 (8.00%) Firewall
3 225 (6.32%) TCP/IP
4 178 (5.00%) SAN
5 172 (4.83%) Internet
6 153 (4.30%) HTTP
7 146 (4.10%) WAN
8 141 (3.96%) VPN
9 140 (3.93%) LAN
10 137 (3.85%) DHCP
11 93 (2.61%) SSL
12 92 (2.58%) LDAP
13 89 (2.50%) SMTP
14 82 (2.30%) NAS
15 77 (2.16%) VLAN
16 72 (2.02%) VoIP
17 54 (1.52%) FTP
18 53 (1.49%) Network Security
19 52 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
20 49 (1.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 501 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 423 (11.88%) MySQL
3 282 (7.92%) Relational Database
4 218 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 188 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 182 (5.11%) Oracle Database
7 125 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 124 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
9 113 (3.17%) Big Data
10 104 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
11 101 (2.84%) Redis
12 89 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 87 (2.44%) Hadoop
14 86 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 78 (2.19%) DB2
16 76 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 73 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
18 67 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 47 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 44 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 494 (13.87%) Jenkins
2 478 (13.42%) Git (software)
3 358 (10.05%) Subversion
4 212 (5.95%) JIRA
5 176 (4.94%) Maven
6 152 (4.27%) Hudson
7 125 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 113 (3.17%) Selenium
9 104 (2.92%) Ant
10 95 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 81 (2.27%) JUnit
12 75 (2.11%) Visual Studio
13 55 (1.54%) ClearCase
13 55 (1.54%) NUnit
14 53 (1.49%) Gradle
15 39 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
16 34 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 33 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (0.84%) Mercurial
18 30 (0.84%) Artifactory
General
1 688 (19.31%) Finance
2 254 (7.13%) Banking
3 137 (3.85%) Retail
4 135 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 78 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 71 (1.99%) Marketing
7 66 (1.85%) Games
7 66 (1.85%) Legal
8 64 (1.80%) Law
9 58 (1.63%) Aerospace
10 44 (1.24%) Publishing
11 42 (1.18%) Military
12 35 (0.98%) Advertising
13 34 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 31 (0.87%) Electronics
15 26 (0.73%) Back Office
16 22 (0.62%) Polish Language
17 20 (0.56%) Billing
18 19 (0.53%) Front Office
19 17 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 543 (15.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 447 (12.55%) Developer
3 367 (10.30%) Administrator
4 355 (9.97%) Analyst
5 267 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 156 (4.38%) Software Engineer
7 155 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
8 154 (4.32%) Architect
9 146 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
10 140 (3.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 136 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
12 128 (3.59%) Configuration Manager
13 123 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 122 (3.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 108 (3.03%) Support Analyst
16 104 (2.92%) Service Manager
17 96 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 91 (2.55%) Support Engineer
19 86 (2.41%) .NET Developer
20 81 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (12.18%) .NET
2 339 (9.52%) Web Services
3 314 (8.82%) HTML
4 264 (7.41%) CSS
5 196 (5.50%) XML
6 187 (5.25%) Middleware
7 148 (4.15%) HTML5
8 147 (4.13%) jQuery
9 129 (3.62%) ASP.NET
10 125 (3.51%) LAMP
11 107 (3.00%) Spring
12 103 (2.89%) J2EE
13 74 (2.08%) CSS3
14 70 (1.97%) REST
15 68 (1.91%) .NET Framework
16 65 (1.82%) Hibernate
17 54 (1.52%) Ajax
18 53 (1.49%) AngularJS
19 50 (1.40%) SOAP
20 49 (1.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 335 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 278 (7.80%) Data Centre
3 277 (7.78%) Management Information System
4 224 (6.29%) Computer Science
5 173 (4.86%) CMDB
6 104 (2.92%) Replication
7 101 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 82 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 59 (1.66%) Clustering
10 54 (1.52%) GIS
10 54 (1.52%) Mathematics
11 51 (1.43%) Visualisation
12 47 (1.32%) Private Cloud
12 47 (1.32%) Statistics
13 44 (1.24%) User Experience
14 34 (0.95%) PKI
15 32 (0.90%) Mainframe
16 29 (0.81%) EqualLogic
16 29 (0.81%) Public Cloud
17 26 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1576 (44.24%) Linux
2 980 (27.51%) Windows
3 496 (13.92%) UNIX
4 293 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 244 (6.85%) CentOS
6 205 (5.76%) Ubuntu
7 199 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 156 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 142 (3.99%) Windows 7
10 114 (3.20%) Debian
11 83 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 72 (2.02%) Solaris
13 45 (1.26%) Android
14 35 (0.98%) Apple iOS
15 34 (0.95%) Windows 8
16 29 (0.81%) Mac OS X
17 25 (0.70%) Windows XP
18 22 (0.62%) AIX
19 16 (0.45%) Fedora
20 15 (0.42%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1016 (28.52%) DevOps
2 988 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
3 859 (24.12%) ITIL
4 610 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
5 366 (10.28%) Change Management
6 328 (9.21%) Service Management
7 317 (8.90%) Project Management
8 313 (8.79%) Software Engineering
9 294 (8.25%) SDLC
10 274 (7.69%) Release Management
10 274 (7.69%) Scrum
11 260 (7.30%) Open Source
12 243 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
13 218 (6.12%) TDD
13 218 (6.12%) Service Delivery
14 204 (5.73%) OO
15 202 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 190 (5.33%) E-Commerce
17 182 (5.11%) Mentoring
18 177 (4.97%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 858 (24.09%) Python
2 830 (23.30%) SQL
3 793 (22.26%) Java
4 581 (16.31%) Perl
5 543 (15.24%) Ruby
6 480 (13.48%) Bash Shell
7 362 (10.16%) JavaScript
8 332 (9.32%) PHP
9 309 (8.67%) PowerShell
10 278 (7.80%) C#
11 223 (6.26%) C++
12 221 (6.20%) C
13 206 (5.78%) Shell Script
14 116 (3.26%) PL/SQL
15 70 (1.97%) T-SQL
16 59 (1.66%) VBScript
17 41 (1.15%) Scala
18 37 (1.04%) Groovy
19 36 (1.01%) VB
20 34 (0.95%) Korn
Qualifications
1 447 (12.55%) Degree
2 285 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 188 (5.28%) SC Cleared
4 144 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 140 (3.93%) DV Cleared
6 102 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 88 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 86 (2.41%) CCNA
9 81 (2.27%) MCSE
10 71 (1.99%) CCNP
11 48 (1.35%) ISEB
12 41 (1.15%) MCP
13 33 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (0.76%) MCITP
15 24 (0.67%) MCSA
16 23 (0.65%) RHCE
16 23 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 22 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 18 (0.51%) A+ Certification
18 18 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (8.11%) QA
2 222 (6.23%) SLA
3 59 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 38 (1.07%) ISO 9001
6 25 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.51%) TickIT
8 10 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.17%) COBIT
10 5 (0.14%) DICOM
11 4 (0.11%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.084%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.084%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.056%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 435 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 348 (9.77%) Active Directory
3 101 (2.84%) Docker
4 92 (2.58%) vSphere
5 80 (2.25%) Hyper-V
6 74 (2.08%) Xen
7 66 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 65 (1.82%) Varnish
9 56 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
10 48 (1.35%) KVM
11 46 (1.29%) VirtualBox
12 45 (1.26%) XenApp
13 40 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 34 (0.95%) Firmware
14 34 (0.95%) UAG
15 33 (0.93%) NFS
15 33 (0.93%) vCloud
16 32 (0.90%) qmail
17 31 (0.87%) XenServer
18 28 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1079 (30.29%) Puppet
2 797 (22.38%) Opscode Chef
3 359 (10.08%) Ansible
4 344 (9.66%) Nagios
5 193 (5.42%) Salt
6 115 (3.23%) SCCM
7 109 (3.06%) Vagrant
8 79 (2.22%) ZABBIX
9 78 (2.19%) Cacti
10 69 (1.94%) Graphite
11 53 (1.49%) Tivoli
12 50 (1.40%) Data Guard
13 49 (1.38%) logstash
13 49 (1.38%) Zenoss
14 46 (1.29%) SCOM
14 46 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
15 45 (1.26%) HAProxy
16 44 (1.24%) WSUS
17 34 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
18 33 (0.93%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 641 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 623 (17.49%) Oracle
3 613 (17.21%) VMware
4 369 (10.36%) Red Hat
5 259 (7.27%) Cisco
6 173 (4.86%) HP
7 164 (4.60%) IBM
8 152 (4.27%) Citrix
9 95 (2.67%) SAP
10 82 (2.30%) Rackspace
11 69 (1.94%) EMC
12 68 (1.91%) Google
13 67 (1.88%) Remedy
14 62 (1.74%) NetApp
15 61 (1.71%) SaltStack
16 58 (1.63%) Dell
17 52 (1.46%) ServiceNow
18 51 (1.43%) Splunk
19 42 (1.18%) Symantec
20 41 (1.15%) F5
West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Unspecified negotiable + strong package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: negotiable + strong package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £43k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Alpha
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago