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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 166 195 215
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +20
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1813 1708 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.55% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.87% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1277 1060
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,700 £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
84540 91393 81953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.95% 82.74% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69498 74949 68149
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 £71,284 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 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 27 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 +24 810 £55,000 +4.76% 66
South East +15 365 £45,000 +2.27% 64
South West +46 182 £40,000 - 28
East of England +4 140 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Yorkshire +54 137 £42,500 - 17
North West -2 65 £35,000 -5.71% 13
West Midlands +14 61 £42,500 +13.33% 6
East Midlands +6 48 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North East -15 5 £35,000 -0.65% 4
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 1380 (42.02%) Linux
2 971 (29.57%) Windows
3 914 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 864 (26.31%) Puppet
5 835 (25.43%) DevOps
6 775 (23.60%) SQL
7 757 (23.05%) ITIL
8 742 (22.59%) Java
9 687 (20.92%) Python
10 674 (20.52%) Opscode Chef
11 664 (20.22%) Microsoft
12 603 (18.36%) Finance
13 558 (16.99%) VMware
14 549 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
15 548 (16.69%) Oracle
16 519 (15.80%) SQL Server
17 486 (14.80%) Perl
18 471 (14.34%) Apache
19 461 (14.04%) Ruby
20 442 (13.46%) .NET
21 437 (13.31%) UNIX
22 435 (13.25%) Bash Shell
23 428 (13.03%) Degree
24 414 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
25 395 (12.03%) Git (software)
26 394 (12.00%) Jenkins
27 391 (11.91%) MySQL
28 389 (11.85%) Amazon AWS
29 368 (11.21%) MS Excel
30 358 (10.90%) Change Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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
1 471 (14.34%) Apache
2 276 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 267 (8.13%) IIS
4 191 (5.82%) MS Exchange
5 152 (4.63%) nginx
6 135 (4.11%) SharePoint
7 92 (2.80%) OpenStack
8 87 (2.65%) Node.js
9 81 (2.47%) JBoss
10 77 (2.34%) WebLogic
11 75 (2.28%) WebSphere
12 74 (2.25%) CMS
13 59 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
14 56 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
15 48 (1.46%) Confluence
16 44 (1.34%) Drupal
17 33 (1.00%) Lync
18 32 (0.97%) Apache Solr
19 27 (0.82%) SAS
20 25 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 368 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 162 (4.93%) MS Office
3 38 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 32 (0.97%) MS Project
5 19 (0.58%) SPSS
6 18 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.091%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.061%) Simulink
12 2 (0.061%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 35 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.85%) SAP FI
2 28 (0.85%) SAP CO
2 28 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (0.79%) SAP PS
4 24 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 24 (0.73%) SAP PM
4 24 (0.73%) SAP MM
4 24 (0.73%) SAP HR
4 24 (0.73%) SAP R/3
4 24 (0.73%) SAP GTS
5 23 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 12 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.27%) Sophis RISQUE
9 9 (0.27%) assyst
10 8 (0.24%) Maximo
10 8 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (0.24%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 389 (11.85%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
3 82 (2.50%) SaaS
4 81 (2.47%) PaaS
5 74 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 63 (1.92%) IaaS
7 57 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 38 (1.16%) Amazon S3
10 35 (1.07%) Office 365
11 22 (0.67%) GitHub
12 20 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
13 18 (0.55%) Joyent
14 17 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 12 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.30%) Terremark
17 10 (0.30%) Route 53
18 8 (0.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 277 (8.43%) Firewall
2 262 (7.98%) DNS
3 197 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 190 (5.79%) SAN
5 158 (4.81%) HTTP
6 151 (4.60%) WAN
7 146 (4.45%) Internet
8 144 (4.38%) LAN
9 133 (4.05%) DHCP
10 118 (3.59%) VPN
11 76 (2.31%) NAS
12 74 (2.25%) SMTP
13 70 (2.13%) iSCSI
14 62 (1.89%) LDAP
15 59 (1.80%) VoIP
16 57 (1.74%) FTP
17 55 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
18 52 (1.58%) SSL
19 49 (1.49%) MPLS
20 47 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (15.80%) SQL Server
2 391 (11.91%) MySQL
3 231 (7.03%) Relational Database
4 183 (5.57%) MongoDB
5 175 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 167 (5.09%) NoSQL
7 123 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 110 (3.35%) RDBMS
9 104 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 102 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
11 77 (2.34%) DB2
12 75 (2.28%) Redis
13 70 (2.13%) Big Data
14 68 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 63 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 60 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
17 54 (1.64%) Hadoop
17 54 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
18 53 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
19 51 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 395 (12.03%) Git (software)
2 394 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 316 (9.62%) Subversion
4 225 (6.85%) JIRA
5 169 (5.15%) Maven
6 126 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 123 (3.75%) Ant
8 119 (3.62%) Hudson
9 102 (3.11%) TeamCity
10 100 (3.05%) Selenium
11 93 (2.83%) JUnit
12 86 (2.62%) NUnit
13 85 (2.59%) Visual Studio
14 50 (1.52%) Gradle
15 43 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (1.28%) Eclipse
17 41 (1.25%) ClearCase
18 37 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 34 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
20 27 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 603 (18.36%) Finance
2 171 (5.21%) Banking
3 123 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 121 (3.68%) Retail
5 89 (2.71%) Games
6 68 (2.07%) Legal
7 66 (2.01%) Law
8 55 (1.67%) Aerospace
9 53 (1.61%) Marketing
10 42 (1.28%) Publishing
11 41 (1.25%) Advertising
12 40 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 40 (1.22%) Military
13 32 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 31 (0.94%) Electronics
15 30 (0.91%) Billing
16 23 (0.70%) Polish Language
17 18 (0.55%) Back Office
18 16 (0.49%) Front Office
19 13 (0.40%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 484 (14.74%) Developer
2 468 (14.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 340 (10.35%) Administrator
4 326 (9.93%) Analyst
5 253 (7.70%) Systems Administrator
6 155 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
7 144 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
8 124 (3.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 120 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
10 116 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 112 (3.41%) Software Engineer
12 110 (3.35%) Architect
13 105 (3.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 98 (2.98%) Senior Developer
15 97 (2.95%) Support Analyst
16 96 (2.92%) Configuration Manager
17 94 (2.86%) Support Engineer
18 92 (2.80%) Service Manager
19 86 (2.62%) Consultant
20 82 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (13.46%) .NET
2 326 (9.93%) Web Services
3 305 (9.29%) HTML
4 239 (7.28%) CSS
5 187 (5.69%) XML
6 130 (3.96%) jQuery
7 128 (3.90%) HTML5
7 128 (3.90%) LAMP
8 124 (3.78%) Middleware
9 122 (3.71%) ASP.NET
10 114 (3.47%) J2EE
11 110 (3.35%) Spring
12 89 (2.71%) .NET Framework
13 80 (2.44%) Hibernate
14 62 (1.89%) REST
15 60 (1.83%) Ajax
16 59 (1.80%) CSS3
17 53 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
18 50 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
19 48 (1.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 293 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 235 (7.16%) Management Information System
3 229 (6.97%) Data Centre
4 186 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 142 (4.32%) CMDB
6 104 (3.17%) Replication
7 92 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 67 (2.04%) Clustering
9 60 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 45 (1.37%) GIS
11 44 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 43 (1.31%) Visualisation
13 40 (1.22%) User Experience
14 39 (1.19%) Private Cloud
15 36 (1.10%) Blackberry
16 35 (1.07%) Mainframe
16 35 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (0.94%) EqualLogic
18 29 (0.88%) iSeries
19 27 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1380 (42.02%) Linux
2 971 (29.57%) Windows
3 437 (13.31%) UNIX
4 261 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 200 (6.09%) CentOS
6 192 (5.85%) Ubuntu
7 189 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 160 (4.87%) Windows 7
9 134 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 102 (3.11%) Debian
11 75 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 61 (1.86%) Solaris
13 46 (1.40%) Mac OS X
14 45 (1.37%) Android
15 36 (1.10%) Apple iOS
16 28 (0.85%) Windows XP
17 25 (0.76%) Windows 8
18 21 (0.64%) HPUX
19 20 (0.61%) AIX
20 15 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 914 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
2 835 (25.43%) DevOps
3 757 (23.05%) ITIL
4 549 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
5 358 (10.90%) Change Management
6 325 (9.90%) SDLC
7 298 (9.07%) Project Management
8 282 (8.59%) Release Management
9 274 (8.34%) Service Management
10 261 (7.95%) Scrum
11 252 (7.67%) Open Source
12 244 (7.43%) Software Engineering
13 233 (7.10%) E-Commerce
14 222 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
15 199 (6.06%) Change Control
16 198 (6.03%) TDD
17 197 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 194 (5.91%) Service Delivery
19 166 (5.05%) Mentoring
20 165 (5.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 775 (23.60%) SQL
2 742 (22.59%) Java
3 687 (20.92%) Python
4 486 (14.80%) Perl
5 461 (14.04%) Ruby
6 435 (13.25%) Bash Shell
7 330 (10.05%) PHP
8 321 (9.77%) JavaScript
9 285 (8.68%) C#
10 279 (8.50%) PowerShell
11 184 (5.60%) C++
12 176 (5.36%) C
13 156 (4.75%) Shell Script
14 107 (3.26%) PL/SQL
15 72 (2.19%) T-SQL
16 51 (1.55%) VBScript
17 48 (1.46%) VB
18 37 (1.13%) Groovy
19 34 (1.04%) Scala
20 33 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 428 (13.03%) Degree
2 263 (8.01%) Security Cleared
3 178 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 130 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (3.87%) DV Cleared
6 101 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 93 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (2.22%) CCNA
9 68 (2.07%) CCNP
10 64 (1.95%) MCSE
11 59 (1.80%) ISEB
12 41 (1.25%) MCP
13 25 (0.76%) MCITP
14 24 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 23 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 22 (0.67%) PMI Certification
17 21 (0.64%) A+ Certification
17 21 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (0.58%) MCSA
19 18 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (7.34%) QA
2 197 (6.00%) SLA
3 45 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.28%) ISO 9001
5 26 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.46%) TickIT
7 9 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.15%) DICOM
9 5 (0.15%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.12%) IEC 61508
10 4 (0.12%) COBIT
11 1 (0.030%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.030%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.030%) BS25999
System Software
1 414 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 340 (10.35%) Active Directory
3 107 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 104 (3.17%) vSphere
5 74 (2.25%) VMware ESX
6 66 (2.01%) Docker
7 53 (1.61%) XenApp
8 52 (1.58%) XenServer
9 51 (1.55%) Varnish
10 48 (1.46%) Xen
11 43 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 38 (1.16%) Firmware
13 36 (1.10%) NFS
14 35 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
15 34 (1.04%) VirtualBox
15 34 (1.04%) KVM
16 26 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
17 24 (0.73%) XenDesktop
18 23 (0.70%) UAG
19 22 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 864 (26.31%) Puppet
2 674 (20.52%) Opscode Chef
3 323 (9.84%) Nagios
4 276 (8.40%) Ansible
5 165 (5.02%) Salt
6 96 (2.92%) SCCM
7 80 (2.44%) Vagrant
8 75 (2.28%) Cacti
9 72 (2.19%) ZABBIX
10 64 (1.95%) WSUS
11 55 (1.67%) Tivoli
12 52 (1.58%) Zenoss
13 49 (1.49%) Graphite
14 35 (1.07%) logstash
14 35 (1.07%) Cobbler
15 33 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
16 32 (0.97%) SCOM
17 29 (0.88%) Data Guard
17 29 (0.88%) Icinga
18 27 (0.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 664 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 558 (16.99%) VMware
3 548 (16.69%) Oracle
4 322 (9.81%) Red Hat
5 280 (8.53%) Cisco
6 190 (5.79%) HP
7 151 (4.60%) IBM
8 143 (4.35%) Citrix
9 106 (3.23%) SAP
10 84 (2.56%) EMC
11 66 (2.01%) Dell
11 66 (2.01%) Rackspace
12 64 (1.95%) Google
12 64 (1.95%) NetApp
13 58 (1.77%) Remedy
14 51 (1.55%) Symantec
15 45 (1.37%) Splunk
16 41 (1.25%) SaltStack
16 41 (1.25%) hybris
17 37 (1.13%) F5
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