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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 194 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1611 1392 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.37% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.74% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1080 1194
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 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +11 777 £55,000 - 79
South East -14 311 £42,500 -5.55% 33
East of England +36 146 £45,000 +7.14% 13
North West +21 90 £40,000 - 7
East Midlands +13 90 £45,000 +12.50% 14
South West +38 82 £41,500 +27.69% 10
Yorkshire -27 69 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands -39 39 £41,000 -8.88% 4
North East -8 5 £33,375 +1.13% 6
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1175 (35.79%) Linux
2 817 (24.89%) Windows
3 800 (24.37%) Finance
4 758 (23.09%) Java
5 709 (21.60%) SQL
6 707 (21.54%) ITIL
7 628 (19.13%) Degree
8 607 (18.49%) Microsoft
9 584 (17.79%) Puppet
10 580 (17.67%) UNIX
11 496 (15.11%) SQL Server
12 481 (14.65%) Oracle
13 473 (14.41%) Python
14 462 (14.07%) Software Engineering
15 460 (14.01%) Perl
16 452 (13.77%) Opscode Chef
17 448 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
17 448 (13.65%) Subversion
18 436 (13.28%) .NET
19 430 (13.10%) Web Services
20 416 (12.67%) C#
21 411 (12.52%) DevOps
22 408 (12.43%) MySQL
23 389 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
24 362 (11.03%) VMware
25 361 (11.00%) Git (software)
26 338 (10.30%) Jenkins
27 334 (10.17%) Project Management
28 325 (9.90%) HTML
29 321 (9.78%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 288 (8.77%) Apache
2 205 (6.24%) Tomcat
3 202 (6.15%) IIS
4 184 (5.60%) SharePoint
5 132 (4.02%) MS Exchange
6 82 (2.50%) nginx
7 78 (2.38%) OpenStack
8 70 (2.13%) WebSphere
9 60 (1.83%) CMS
10 55 (1.68%) WebLogic
11 54 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 45 (1.37%) Node.js
13 44 (1.34%) Confluence
14 43 (1.31%) Drupal
15 40 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
16 39 (1.19%) Apache Solr
17 36 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
18 31 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
19 29 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
20 22 (0.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 321 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 97 (2.95%) MS Office
3 44 (1.34%) MS Project
4 29 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (0.52%) Simulink
7 15 (0.46%) SPSS
8 13 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.18%) Windchill
10 5 (0.15%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.15%) Stateflow
10 5 (0.15%) TargetLink
11 4 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.061%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.030%) FastStats
13 1 (0.030%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 27 (0.82%) SAP MM
1 27 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (0.76%) SAP PS
2 25 (0.76%) SAP HR
2 25 (0.76%) SAP R/3
2 25 (0.76%) SAP FI
2 25 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 25 (0.76%) SAP PM
2 25 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.76%) SAP GTS
3 24 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 22 (0.67%) Markit EDM
5 17 (0.52%) Magento
6 16 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 10 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.24%) Cordys
10 7 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 148 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (3.72%) SaaS
3 91 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (1.25%) IaaS
5 39 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (1.04%) PaaS
7 30 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (0.67%) Office 365
9 21 (0.64%) Joyent
9 21 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
10 18 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.43%) Route 53
11 14 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (0.34%) GitHub
13 6 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
13 6 (0.18%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.15%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.15%) Heroku
15 4 (0.12%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.091%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 253 (7.71%) TCP/IP
2 232 (7.07%) DNS
3 228 (6.94%) Firewall
4 188 (5.73%) Internet
5 178 (5.42%) HTTP
6 167 (5.09%) SAN
7 125 (3.81%) VPN
8 81 (2.47%) DHCP
9 77 (2.35%) LAN
10 74 (2.25%) LDAP
11 73 (2.22%) SSL
12 72 (2.19%) WAN
13 71 (2.16%) NAS
14 52 (1.58%) SMTP
14 52 (1.58%) Wireless
15 47 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
16 45 (1.37%) VoIP
17 39 (1.19%) FTP
18 38 (1.16%) SSH
19 36 (1.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 408 (12.43%) MySQL
3 307 (9.35%) Relational Database
4 165 (5.03%) RDBMS
5 128 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 125 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 124 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 122 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 120 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
10 110 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 105 (3.20%) NoSQL
12 91 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 60 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 57 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 52 (1.58%) Redis
16 50 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 48 (1.46%) Big Data
17 48 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
18 47 (1.43%) Hadoop
19 45 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 448 (13.65%) Subversion
2 361 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 338 (10.30%) Jenkins
4 172 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 162 (4.93%) JIRA
6 146 (4.45%) Maven
7 122 (3.72%) Visual Studio
8 107 (3.26%) CruiseControl
9 100 (3.05%) Hudson
10 99 (3.02%) NUnit
11 76 (2.31%) Ant
12 75 (2.28%) Selenium
13 58 (1.77%) TeamCity
13 58 (1.77%) MSBuild
14 48 (1.46%) ClearCase
15 45 (1.37%) JUnit
16 40 (1.22%) Mercurial
17 33 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
18 32 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
18 32 (0.97%) Eclipse
General
1 800 (24.37%) Finance
2 252 (7.68%) Telecoms
3 211 (6.43%) Banking
4 129 (3.93%) Retail
5 88 (2.68%) Legal
6 76 (2.31%) Advertising
6 76 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 67 (2.04%) Electronics
8 65 (1.98%) Games
9 64 (1.95%) Military
10 61 (1.86%) Front Office
11 56 (1.71%) Aerospace
12 54 (1.64%) Financial Institution
13 44 (1.34%) Marketing
14 40 (1.22%) Law
15 33 (1.01%) Manufacturing
16 26 (0.79%) Back Office
17 22 (0.67%) Publishing
18 13 (0.40%) Automotive
19 11 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 525 (15.99%) Developer
2 376 (11.45%) Administrator
3 364 (11.09%) Analyst
4 299 (9.11%) Systems Administrator
5 200 (6.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 196 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
7 176 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 167 (5.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 143 (4.36%) Configuration Manager
10 138 (4.20%) Senior Developer
11 132 (4.02%) Consultant
12 123 (3.75%) Project Manager
13 103 (3.14%) Java Developer
14 102 (3.11%) Architect
15 93 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
16 89 (2.71%) Support Analyst
16 89 (2.71%) Service Manager
17 84 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
18 76 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 74 (2.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (13.28%) .NET
2 430 (13.10%) Web Services
3 325 (9.90%) HTML
4 223 (6.79%) XML
5 215 (6.55%) CSS
6 191 (5.82%) ASP.NET
7 155 (4.72%) HTML5
8 129 (3.93%) jQuery
9 126 (3.84%) LAMP
10 124 (3.78%) JSON
11 123 (3.75%) WCF
12 110 (3.35%) .NET Framework
13 106 (3.23%) CSS3
14 95 (2.89%) Ajax
15 94 (2.86%) Spring
15 94 (2.86%) J2EE
16 83 (2.53%) REST
17 80 (2.44%) Middleware
18 71 (2.16%) WPF
19 66 (2.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 284 (8.65%) Open Source
2 275 (8.38%) Management Information System
3 240 (7.31%) Computer Science
4 174 (5.30%) CMDB
5 110 (3.35%) Replication
6 74 (2.25%) Clustering
7 63 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 58 (1.77%) Equities
9 47 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 42 (1.28%) PKI
11 39 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 38 (1.16%) Firmware
13 37 (1.13%) Blackberry
14 33 (1.01%) Statistics
15 32 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
15 32 (0.97%) Social Media
16 30 (0.91%) Visualisation
17 29 (0.88%) Hedge funds
17 29 (0.88%) N-Tier
18 28 (0.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1175 (35.79%) Linux
2 817 (24.89%) Windows
3 580 (17.67%) UNIX
4 198 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 187 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 122 (3.72%) CentOS
7 120 (3.66%) Ubuntu
8 119 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 110 (3.35%) Solaris
10 104 (3.17%) Debian
11 89 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (2.22%) AIX
13 70 (2.13%) Windows 7
14 37 (1.13%) Android
14 37 (1.13%) Windows XP
15 25 (0.76%) Mac OS X
15 25 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 22 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
17 21 (0.64%) Windows 2000
18 20 (0.61%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (21.54%) ITIL
2 462 (14.07%) Software Engineering
3 448 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
4 411 (12.52%) DevOps
5 389 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
6 334 (10.17%) Project Management
7 315 (9.59%) Change Management
8 307 (9.35%) Release Management
9 277 (8.44%) Service Management
10 269 (8.19%) E-Commerce
11 260 (7.92%) Change Control
12 251 (7.65%) OO
13 235 (7.16%) Scrum
14 209 (6.37%) PRINCE2
15 207 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
16 199 (6.06%) Service Delivery
17 183 (5.57%) TDD
18 181 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
19 168 (5.12%) Unit Testing
20 160 (4.87%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 758 (23.09%) Java
2 709 (21.60%) SQL
3 473 (14.41%) Python
4 460 (14.01%) Perl
5 416 (12.67%) C#
6 303 (9.23%) Ruby
6 303 (9.23%) Bash Shell
7 283 (8.62%) JavaScript
8 253 (7.71%) C
9 230 (7.01%) Shell Script
10 229 (6.98%) C++
11 216 (6.58%) PHP
12 127 (3.87%) PowerShell
13 84 (2.56%) T-SQL
14 52 (1.58%) MATLAB
15 50 (1.52%) VBA
16 42 (1.28%) Groovy
17 41 (1.25%) VB
17 41 (1.25%) PL/SQL
18 36 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 628 (19.13%) Degree
2 302 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 179 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 174 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 124 (3.78%) MCSE
6 91 (2.77%) MCP
7 85 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 76 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
9 64 (1.95%) DV Cleared
10 56 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 53 (1.61%) CCNA
12 52 (1.58%) ISEB
13 47 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 39 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 37 (1.13%) MCSA
16 31 (0.94%) CCNP
16 31 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 29 (0.88%) MCITP
18 28 (0.85%) ISTQB
19 27 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (8.38%) QA
2 129 (3.93%) SLA
3 40 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 32 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.79%) TickIT
7 17 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 14 (0.43%) HL7
9 10 (0.30%) JTAG
9 10 (0.30%) ISO 9000
10 8 (0.24%) COBIT
11 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
12 6 (0.18%) P3O
13 4 (0.12%) GxP
14 3 (0.091%) DO-178B
15 2 (0.061%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.061%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.030%) BS7799
System Software
1 279 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 276 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (3.59%) KVM
4 91 (2.77%) Hyper-V
5 83 (2.53%) XenApp
6 82 (2.50%) vSphere
7 68 (2.07%) Varnish
8 52 (1.58%) Xen
9 50 (1.52%) NFS
10 43 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
11 40 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
12 39 (1.19%) XenServer
13 38 (1.16%) XenDesktop
14 26 (0.79%) Samba
15 25 (0.76%) VMware ESX
16 24 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
17 20 (0.61%) Postfix
18 19 (0.58%) UAG
19 16 (0.49%) Snort
20 15 (0.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 584 (17.79%) Puppet
2 452 (13.77%) Opscode Chef
3 217 (6.61%) Nagios
4 79 (2.41%) SCCM
5 60 (1.83%) Tivoli
6 55 (1.68%) Salt
7 51 (1.55%) Cacti
8 46 (1.40%) SCOM
9 44 (1.34%) Ganglia
9 44 (1.34%) Ansible
10 43 (1.31%) Vagrant
11 41 (1.25%) CFEngine
12 37 (1.13%) HAProxy
13 35 (1.07%) Opsview
14 33 (1.01%) Netcool
14 33 (1.01%) NetBackup
15 29 (0.88%) ZABBIX
16 28 (0.85%) OpenView
17 27 (0.82%) Data Guard
18 26 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 607 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 481 (14.65%) Oracle
3 362 (11.03%) VMware
4 250 (7.61%) Red Hat
5 205 (6.24%) Cisco
6 188 (5.73%) HP
7 153 (4.66%) IBM
8 136 (4.14%) Citrix
9 92 (2.80%) JBoss
10 89 (2.71%) EMC
11 69 (2.10%) Fujitsu
12 59 (1.80%) SAP
13 53 (1.61%) Google
14 48 (1.46%) Rackspace
15 39 (1.19%) BMC
16 38 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
17 37 (1.13%) MKS
18 36 (1.10%) Dell
19 35 (1.07%) NetApp
20 33 (1.01%) Perforce
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £66270 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + flexible benefits package and cash
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday