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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 212 229 199
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1469 1273 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.37% 1.26% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.54% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 896 1270
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +11.56%
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
87669 82411 86081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.05% 81.56% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71362 68465 73145
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +2 609 £55,000 +4.76% 87
South East +22 329 £41,750 -7.22% 47
East of England +15 116 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire -19 100 £40,000 -5.88% 29
South West +10 98 £39,000 -6.02% 14
East Midlands +13 68 £42,500 +21.42% 7
North West -5 68 £37,500 +4.89% 19
West Midlands -14 55 £40,000 -15.78% 16
North East -3 18 £28,780 -12.78% 5
Midlands +14 1 £38,500 - 1
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1215 (39.19%) Linux
2 843 (27.19%) Windows
3 736 (23.74%) ITIL
4 691 (22.29%) Puppet
5 681 (21.97%) Finance
6 662 (21.35%) Java
7 645 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
8 628 (20.26%) SQL
9 595 (19.19%) Microsoft
10 563 (18.16%) Degree
11 545 (17.58%) UNIX
12 508 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
13 496 (16.00%) Python
14 467 (15.06%) DevOps
15 455 (14.68%) Oracle
16 437 (14.10%) SQL Server
17 429 (13.84%) VMware
18 404 (13.03%) Perl
19 387 (12.48%) MySQL
20 382 (12.32%) Subversion
21 363 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
22 362 (11.68%) Software Engineering
23 356 (11.48%) .NET
24 353 (11.39%) Bash Shell
25 348 (11.23%) Ruby
26 344 (11.10%) Jenkins
27 343 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
28 335 (10.81%) Change Management
29 324 (10.45%) Web Services
30 320 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 240 (7.74%) Apache
2 185 (5.97%) IIS
3 175 (5.65%) SharePoint
4 156 (5.03%) Tomcat
5 131 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 94 (3.03%) OpenStack
7 91 (2.94%) nginx
8 78 (2.52%) JBoss
9 71 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 68 (2.19%) CMS
11 62 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 59 (1.90%) Node.js
13 58 (1.87%) WebSphere
14 42 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
15 35 (1.13%) Confluence
16 25 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
17 24 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
18 23 (0.74%) Lync
18 23 (0.74%) Apache Solr
19 21 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 298 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 145 (4.68%) MS Office
3 48 (1.55%) MS Project
4 36 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.68%) Simulink
7 19 (0.61%) InfoPath
8 17 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
9 12 (0.39%) TargetLink
9 12 (0.39%) Stateflow
10 10 (0.32%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.26%) SPSS
12 3 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.065%) Stata
13 2 (0.065%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
14 1 (0.032%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 43 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 31 (1.00%) SAP CO
3 30 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
4 29 (0.94%) SAP MM
5 28 (0.90%) SAP PS
5 28 (0.90%) SAP HR
5 28 (0.90%) SAP PM
5 28 (0.90%) SAP R/3
5 28 (0.90%) SAP GTS
6 21 (0.68%) Magento
7 19 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
8 18 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
8 18 (0.58%) Markit EDM
9 17 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (0.26%) SAP CRM
13 7 (0.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 135 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (3.55%) SaaS
3 51 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (1.23%) IaaS
5 34 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (0.77%) PaaS
8 17 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.55%) Office 365
9 14 (0.45%) Route 53
10 13 (0.42%) GitHub
11 11 (0.35%) Google App Engine
11 11 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (0.26%) Joyent
13 7 (0.23%) CloudFront
14 6 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (0.16%) ElastiCache
15 5 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 3 (0.097%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 256 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 242 (7.81%) DNS
3 233 (7.52%) Firewall
4 156 (5.03%) SAN
5 139 (4.48%) Internet
6 124 (4.00%) HTTP
7 102 (3.29%) VPN
8 92 (2.97%) DHCP
9 89 (2.87%) LAN
10 86 (2.77%) WAN
11 67 (2.16%) NAS
12 63 (2.03%) Network Security
13 56 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
14 55 (1.77%) LDAP
15 50 (1.61%) VLAN
16 49 (1.58%) VoIP
16 49 (1.58%) SSL
17 47 (1.52%) SSH
18 41 (1.32%) Wireless
18 41 (1.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 437 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 387 (12.48%) MySQL
3 233 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 150 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 124 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 122 (3.94%) RDBMS
7 115 (3.71%) Oracle Database
8 113 (3.65%) MongoDB
9 101 (3.26%) NoSQL
10 77 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
11 76 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
11 76 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 72 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 66 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 64 (2.06%) Redis
15 53 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
16 48 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
17 41 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
18 36 (1.16%) Hadoop
19 33 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 382 (12.32%) Subversion
2 344 (11.10%) Jenkins
3 317 (10.23%) Git (software)
4 141 (4.55%) JIRA
5 136 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 131 (4.23%) Maven
7 105 (3.39%) Hudson
8 94 (3.03%) Ant
9 84 (2.71%) Visual Studio
10 66 (2.13%) CruiseControl
11 62 (2.00%) NUnit
11 62 (2.00%) TeamCity
12 53 (1.71%) Selenium
12 53 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
13 42 (1.35%) JUnit
14 37 (1.19%) Eclipse
15 34 (1.10%) MSBuild
16 31 (1.00%) Mercurial
17 27 (0.87%) Gradle
18 25 (0.81%) ClearCase
General
1 681 (21.97%) Finance
2 197 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 164 (5.29%) Banking
4 78 (2.52%) Retail
5 76 (2.45%) Legal
6 71 (2.29%) Aerospace
7 53 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 52 (1.68%) Electronics
9 51 (1.65%) Advertising
10 50 (1.61%) Law
11 44 (1.42%) Marketing
12 40 (1.29%) Games
13 38 (1.23%) Front Office
14 33 (1.06%) Military
14 33 (1.06%) Manufacturing
15 31 (1.00%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.87%) Back Office
17 26 (0.84%) Publishing
18 23 (0.74%) Automotive
19 22 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 440 (14.19%) Developer
2 387 (12.48%) Administrator
3 376 (12.13%) Analyst
4 281 (9.06%) Systems Administrator
5 206 (6.65%) Linux Administrator
6 200 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 196 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 155 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 132 (4.26%) Configuration Manager
10 124 (4.00%) Consultant
11 109 (3.52%) Senior Developer
12 107 (3.45%) Support Analyst
13 94 (3.03%) Service Manager
14 93 (3.00%) Support Engineer
15 84 (2.71%) Java Developer
16 82 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
17 80 (2.58%) Architect
17 80 (2.58%) Project Manager
18 73 (2.35%) Applications Support
19 63 (2.03%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (11.48%) .NET
2 324 (10.45%) Web Services
3 233 (7.52%) HTML
4 211 (6.81%) XML
5 155 (5.00%) CSS
6 151 (4.87%) LAMP
7 148 (4.77%) ASP.NET
8 105 (3.39%) Middleware
8 105 (3.39%) HTML5
9 101 (3.26%) jQuery
10 96 (3.10%) WCF
11 85 (2.74%) .NET Framework
12 79 (2.55%) Ajax
13 76 (2.45%) Spring
14 75 (2.42%) CSS3
15 74 (2.39%) JSON
16 63 (2.03%) J2EE
17 57 (1.84%) WPF
18 55 (1.77%) Hibernate
19 54 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 343 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (8.65%) Open Source
3 242 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 219 (7.06%) Management Information System
5 173 (5.58%) CMDB
6 89 (2.87%) Replication
7 61 (1.97%) Clustering
8 50 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 43 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 39 (1.26%) GIS
11 39 (1.26%) User Experience
12 38 (1.23%) PKI
13 37 (1.19%) Equities
14 34 (1.10%) LPAR
15 33 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
15 33 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 32 (1.03%) Data Structures
17 30 (0.97%) Blackberry
18 28 (0.90%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1215 (39.19%) Linux
2 843 (27.19%) Windows
3 545 (17.58%) UNIX
4 218 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 184 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 133 (4.29%) CentOS
7 115 (3.71%) Solaris
8 107 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 100 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 93 (3.00%) Debian
11 89 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 88 (2.84%) Windows 7
13 43 (1.39%) AIX
14 36 (1.16%) Mac OS X
14 36 (1.16%) Android
15 30 (0.97%) SUSE
16 28 (0.90%) Windows XP
17 27 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 21 (0.68%) Fedora
19 17 (0.55%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (23.74%) ITIL
2 645 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
3 467 (15.06%) DevOps
4 363 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
5 362 (11.68%) Software Engineering
6 335 (10.81%) Change Management
7 287 (9.26%) Release Management
8 286 (9.23%) Project Management
9 257 (8.29%) Change Control
10 253 (8.16%) Service Management
11 235 (7.58%) E-Commerce
11 235 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
12 231 (7.45%) OO
13 203 (6.55%) Scrum
14 172 (5.55%) PRINCE2
14 172 (5.55%) Problem Management
15 159 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 158 (5.10%) Service Delivery
17 156 (5.03%) Mentoring
18 140 (4.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 662 (21.35%) Java
2 628 (20.26%) SQL
3 496 (16.00%) Python
4 404 (13.03%) Perl
5 353 (11.39%) Bash Shell
6 348 (11.23%) Ruby
7 313 (10.10%) C#
8 232 (7.48%) C++
9 226 (7.29%) PHP
10 217 (7.00%) C
11 214 (6.90%) Shell Script
12 185 (5.97%) JavaScript
13 115 (3.71%) PowerShell
14 67 (2.16%) PL/SQL
15 58 (1.87%) T-SQL
16 55 (1.77%) Korn
17 47 (1.52%) VBA
18 43 (1.39%) Groovy
19 39 (1.26%) VBScript
19 39 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 563 (18.16%) Degree
2 255 (8.23%) Security Cleared
3 161 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 132 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 95 (3.06%) MCSE
6 83 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 78 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 78 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
8 76 (2.45%) MCP
9 50 (1.61%) CCNA
10 46 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 38 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 34 (1.10%) ISEB
13 32 (1.03%) CCNP
14 31 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 25 (0.81%) MCSA
16 22 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 20 (0.65%) PMI Certification
18 19 (0.61%) CISSP
19 18 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (6.94%) QA
2 203 (6.55%) SLA
3 31 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 31 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 29 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 12 (0.39%) COBIT
8 9 (0.29%) JTAG
9 8 (0.26%) TickIT
10 5 (0.16%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.13%) GxP
11 4 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.097%) P3O
12 3 (0.097%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.065%) BS15000
14 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.032%) DO-178B
System Software
1 320 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 306 (9.87%) Active Directory
3 122 (3.94%) KVM
4 101 (3.26%) vSphere
5 79 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 70 (2.26%) Xen
7 59 (1.90%) XenApp
8 55 (1.77%) Varnish
9 51 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
10 47 (1.52%) NFS
11 43 (1.39%) Snort
12 31 (1.00%) VMware ESX
13 28 (0.90%) UAG
14 27 (0.87%) XenDesktop
14 27 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
15 23 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
16 22 (0.71%) LXC
17 20 (0.65%) Terminal Services
18 19 (0.61%) XenServer
18 19 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 691 (22.29%) Puppet
2 508 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
3 232 (7.48%) Nagios
4 84 (2.71%) Ansible
5 76 (2.45%) SCCM
6 67 (2.16%) Cacti
7 55 (1.77%) SCOM
8 54 (1.74%) Salt
8 54 (1.74%) Vagrant
9 42 (1.35%) CFEngine
10 41 (1.32%) Tivoli
11 35 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 32 (1.03%) NetBackup
12 32 (1.03%) Opsview
13 30 (0.97%) HAProxy
14 28 (0.90%) ZABBIX
15 27 (0.87%) Data Guard
15 27 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 24 (0.77%) Ganglia
17 22 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 595 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 455 (14.68%) Oracle
3 429 (13.84%) VMware
4 283 (9.13%) Red Hat
5 233 (7.52%) Cisco
6 133 (4.29%) HP
7 116 (3.74%) EMC
8 115 (3.71%) Citrix
9 100 (3.23%) IBM
10 65 (2.10%) SAP
11 55 (1.77%) Remedy
12 41 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 41 (1.32%) NetApp
12 41 (1.32%) F5
12 41 (1.32%) ServiceNow
13 40 (1.29%) Dell
14 37 (1.19%) MKS
14 37 (1.19%) Fujitsu
15 36 (1.16%) Splunk
16 35 (1.13%) Rackspace
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Attractive Package Available
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 43.5k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: Yesterday
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago