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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 183 216 217
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1782 1476 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.38% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.66% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1122 981
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 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 28 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 +32 774 £60,000 +9.09% 89
South East +36 379 £45,000 +5.88% 32
South West +62 184 £41,250 +7.84% 35
East of England +16 145 £45,000 - 15
Yorkshire +43 106 £45,000 +12.50% 13
North West -1 87 £40,000 -5.88% 21
West Midlands +6 56 £45,000 +20.00% 8
East Midlands -33 49 £40,000 -11.11% 8
North East -3 10 £30,500 +10.90% 6
Midlands - 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 1629 (45.53%) Linux
2 1165 (32.56%) Puppet
3 1039 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1028 (28.73%) DevOps
5 968 (27.05%) Windows
6 885 (24.73%) Python
7 836 (23.37%) SQL
8 835 (23.34%) Opscode Chef
9 830 (23.20%) ITIL
10 827 (23.11%) Java
11 689 (19.26%) Finance
12 632 (17.66%) VMware
13 623 (17.41%) Perl
14 605 (16.91%) Oracle
15 600 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
16 599 (16.74%) Microsoft
17 546 (15.26%) Ruby
18 540 (15.09%) Apache
19 531 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
20 521 (14.56%) Jenkins
21 508 (14.20%) UNIX
22 505 (14.11%) Bash Shell
23 477 (13.33%) Git (software)
24 476 (13.30%) Degree
25 473 (13.22%) SQL Server
26 439 (12.27%) MySQL
27 436 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
28 435 (12.16%) .NET
29 398 (11.12%) Ansible
30 390 (10.90%) Red Hat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 540 (15.09%) Apache
2 294 (8.22%) IIS
3 278 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 231 (6.46%) nginx
5 151 (4.22%) JBoss
6 143 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 120 (3.35%) Node.js
8 113 (3.16%) OpenStack
9 96 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 82 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
11 80 (2.24%) SharePoint
12 78 (2.18%) CMS
13 76 (2.12%) WebSphere
14 58 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
15 53 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
16 41 (1.15%) Drupal
17 37 (1.03%) SAS
18 34 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
18 34 (0.95%) Confluence
19 32 (0.89%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 334 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 134 (3.75%) MS Office
3 46 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 41 (1.15%) MS Project
5 26 (0.73%) SPSS
5 26 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 11 (0.31%) PowerPivot
8 8 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.11%) Simulink
9 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.028%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.028%) HipChat
10 1 (0.028%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (0.89%) Temenos T24
1 32 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 25 (0.70%) SAP GTS
2 25 (0.70%) SAP HR
2 25 (0.70%) SAP R/3
2 25 (0.70%) SAP FI
2 25 (0.70%) SAP MM
2 25 (0.70%) SAP PS
2 25 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (0.70%) SAP CO
2 25 (0.70%) SAP PM
3 24 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.28%) RMDS
5 10 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 7 (0.20%) Eikon
8 6 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 531 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 97 (2.71%) SaaS
4 82 (2.29%) PaaS
5 81 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 81 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 69 (1.93%) IaaS
7 52 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 35 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 33 (0.92%) Office 365
10 31 (0.87%) GitHub
11 27 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
12 24 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
13 21 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 20 (0.56%) Route 53
15 19 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
16 17 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 14 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (0.39%) CloudFront
18 12 (0.34%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 332 (9.28%) DNS
2 291 (8.13%) Firewall
3 247 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 189 (5.28%) Internet
5 170 (4.75%) SAN
6 160 (4.47%) HTTP
7 142 (3.97%) VPN
8 141 (3.94%) WAN
9 136 (3.80%) LAN
10 129 (3.61%) DHCP
11 111 (3.10%) LDAP
12 102 (2.85%) SSL
13 97 (2.71%) SMTP
14 85 (2.38%) NAS
15 81 (2.26%) VLAN
16 71 (1.98%) VoIP
17 58 (1.62%) Network Security
18 57 (1.59%) iSCSI
19 55 (1.54%) SNMP
20 49 (1.37%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 439 (12.27%) MySQL
3 279 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 226 (6.32%) MongoDB
5 191 (5.34%) NoSQL
6 186 (5.20%) Oracle Database
7 138 (3.86%) Big Data
8 131 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
9 123 (3.44%) RDBMS
10 101 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
10 101 (2.82%) Redis
11 98 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 87 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 86 (2.40%) Hadoop
14 85 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 82 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 76 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 73 (2.04%) DB2
18 56 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 46 (1.29%) HBase
Development Applications
1 521 (14.56%) Jenkins
2 477 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 349 (9.75%) Subversion
4 203 (5.67%) JIRA
5 159 (4.44%) Maven
6 155 (4.33%) Hudson
7 137 (3.83%) TeamCity
8 110 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 108 (3.02%) Selenium
10 88 (2.46%) Ant
11 80 (2.24%) JUnit
12 72 (2.01%) Visual Studio
13 54 (1.51%) Gradle
14 53 (1.48%) ClearCase
15 50 (1.40%) NUnit
16 44 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
17 38 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 35 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 33 (0.92%) Mercurial
20 32 (0.89%) Artifactory
General
1 689 (19.26%) Finance
2 249 (6.96%) Banking
3 145 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 127 (3.55%) Retail
5 80 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 76 (2.12%) Marketing
7 65 (1.82%) Games
8 56 (1.57%) Law
9 54 (1.51%) Aerospace
10 50 (1.40%) Legal
11 44 (1.23%) Publishing
12 39 (1.09%) Advertising
13 34 (0.95%) Manufacturing
14 33 (0.92%) Military
15 29 (0.81%) Electronics
16 26 (0.73%) Back Office
17 20 (0.56%) Front Office
17 20 (0.56%) Investment Banking
18 19 (0.53%) Billing
19 18 (0.50%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 551 (15.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 450 (12.58%) Developer
3 366 (10.23%) Administrator
4 361 (10.09%) Analyst
5 255 (7.13%) Systems Administrator
6 179 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 175 (4.89%) Architect
8 155 (4.33%) Linux Administrator
9 150 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
10 147 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
11 143 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 136 (3.80%) Configuration Manager
13 127 (3.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 119 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 106 (2.96%) Support Analyst
16 101 (2.82%) Service Manager
17 91 (2.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 82 (2.29%) Release Manager
18 82 (2.29%) .NET Developer
19 80 (2.24%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (12.16%) .NET
2 359 (10.03%) Web Services
3 321 (8.97%) HTML
4 262 (7.32%) CSS
5 190 (5.31%) XML
6 188 (5.25%) Middleware
7 161 (4.50%) jQuery
8 157 (4.39%) HTML5
9 117 (3.27%) LAMP
10 116 (3.24%) ASP.NET
11 109 (3.05%) Spring
12 100 (2.79%) J2EE
13 79 (2.21%) CSS3
14 73 (2.04%) REST
15 68 (1.90%) Hibernate
16 61 (1.70%) .NET Framework
17 56 (1.57%) RESTful
18 55 (1.54%) AngularJS
19 53 (1.48%) RabbitMQ
20 50 (1.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 352 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 288 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 260 (7.27%) Data Centre
4 237 (6.62%) Computer Science
5 191 (5.34%) CMDB
6 116 (3.24%) Replication
7 100 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 89 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (1.57%) Clustering
10 55 (1.54%) GIS
11 54 (1.51%) Mathematics
12 53 (1.48%) Private Cloud
12 53 (1.48%) Visualisation
13 48 (1.34%) User Experience
13 48 (1.34%) Statistics
14 36 (1.01%) Mainframe
15 35 (0.98%) PKI
15 35 (0.98%) Public Cloud
16 34 (0.95%) EqualLogic
17 32 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1629 (45.53%) Linux
2 968 (27.05%) Windows
3 508 (14.20%) UNIX
4 302 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 256 (7.15%) CentOS
6 208 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 182 (5.09%) Ubuntu
8 151 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 130 (3.63%) Windows 7
10 106 (2.96%) Debian
11 83 (2.32%) Solaris
12 82 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 41 (1.15%) Android
14 36 (1.01%) Apple iOS
14 36 (1.01%) Windows 8
15 25 (0.70%) AIX
16 23 (0.64%) Windows XP
17 19 (0.53%) Mac OS X
18 18 (0.50%) Scientific Linux
19 16 (0.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1039 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1028 (28.73%) DevOps
3 830 (23.20%) ITIL
4 600 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
5 358 (10.01%) Change Management
6 337 (9.42%) Service Management
7 335 (9.36%) Software Engineering
8 310 (8.66%) Project Management
9 301 (8.41%) SDLC
10 285 (7.97%) Release Management
11 278 (7.77%) Open Source
12 274 (7.66%) Scrum
13 247 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
14 234 (6.54%) TDD
15 222 (6.20%) OO
16 221 (6.18%) Service Delivery
17 179 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 173 (4.84%) Change Control
18 173 (4.84%) Mentoring
19 171 (4.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 885 (24.73%) Python
2 836 (23.37%) SQL
3 827 (23.11%) Java
4 623 (17.41%) Perl
5 546 (15.26%) Ruby
6 505 (14.11%) Bash Shell
7 385 (10.76%) JavaScript
8 339 (9.47%) PHP
9 305 (8.52%) PowerShell
10 271 (7.57%) C#
11 229 (6.40%) C++
12 222 (6.20%) Shell Script
13 218 (6.09%) C
14 113 (3.16%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 54 (1.51%) VBScript
17 40 (1.12%) Korn
18 39 (1.09%) Scala
19 36 (1.01%) VB
20 34 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 476 (13.30%) Degree
2 273 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 169 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 135 (3.77%) DV Cleared
5 133 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 99 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 84 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 80 (2.24%) CCNA
9 78 (2.18%) MCSE
10 67 (1.87%) CCNP
11 38 (1.06%) MCP
12 36 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 34 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 29 (0.81%) ISEB
15 28 (0.78%) MCITP
16 27 (0.75%) RHCE
17 26 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 21 (0.59%) MCSA
19 16 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 15 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (7.99%) QA
2 226 (6.32%) SLA
3 61 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 38 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 34 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.50%) TickIT
8 11 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.20%) JTAG
10 5 (0.14%) COBIT
11 4 (0.11%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.084%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.084%) DICOM
12 3 (0.084%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.028%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 436 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 326 (9.11%) Active Directory
3 118 (3.30%) Docker
4 105 (2.93%) vSphere
5 73 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 70 (1.96%) Xen
7 69 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
8 65 (1.82%) VMware ESX
9 64 (1.79%) Varnish
10 55 (1.54%) KVM
11 42 (1.17%) XenApp
12 40 (1.12%) qmail
13 38 (1.06%) VirtualBox
14 36 (1.01%) vCloud
15 34 (0.95%) iptables
15 34 (0.95%) XenServer
15 34 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 34 (0.95%) NFS
16 32 (0.89%) Firmware
16 32 (0.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1165 (32.56%) Puppet
2 835 (23.34%) Opscode Chef
3 398 (11.12%) Ansible
4 348 (9.73%) Nagios
5 184 (5.14%) Salt
6 112 (3.13%) Vagrant
7 105 (2.93%) SCCM
8 82 (2.29%) ZABBIX
9 80 (2.24%) Cacti
10 77 (2.15%) Graphite
11 61 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
12 59 (1.65%) Data Guard
13 54 (1.51%) Zenoss
14 49 (1.37%) logstash
14 49 (1.37%) HAProxy
15 46 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 45 (1.26%) Tivoli
17 40 (1.12%) WSUS
18 39 (1.09%) SCOM
19 34 (0.95%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 632 (17.66%) VMware
2 605 (16.91%) Oracle
3 599 (16.74%) Microsoft
4 390 (10.90%) Red Hat
5 241 (6.74%) Cisco
6 149 (4.16%) Citrix
7 147 (4.11%) IBM
8 142 (3.97%) HP
9 84 (2.35%) Rackspace
10 76 (2.12%) SAP
11 74 (2.07%) Google
12 72 (2.01%) NetApp
13 68 (1.90%) Remedy
14 65 (1.82%) Dell
15 63 (1.76%) SaltStack
16 59 (1.65%) ServiceNow
17 58 (1.62%) EMC
18 49 (1.37%) Splunk
19 48 (1.34%) F5
20 43 (1.20%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to 15% bonus and career growth op
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-55K
Posted: Yesterday