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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 183 203 205
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1823 1670 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.77% 1.51% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.83% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1282 1137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,494
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
87191 91296 82288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.48% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72102 74533 68537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 July 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 +16 800 £57,500 +7.47% 95
South East +46 398 £45,000 +5.88% 47
South West +72 208 £40,000 -5.88% 32
East of England -2 130 £45,000 - 19
Yorkshire +31 111 £42,500 - 12
North West -28 72 £35,000 -5.71% 18
West Midlands +3 56 £42,500 +3.65% 9
East Midlands -36 38 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North East -4 11 £30,500 -12.85% 4
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1540 (43.74%) Linux
2 1013 (28.77%) Windows
3 1009 (28.66%) Puppet
4 999 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
5 979 (27.80%) DevOps
6 839 (23.83%) SQL
7 828 (23.52%) Python
8 812 (23.06%) ITIL
9 801 (22.75%) Java
10 774 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
11 667 (18.94%) Microsoft
12 665 (18.89%) Finance
13 632 (17.95%) Oracle
14 625 (17.75%) VMware
15 614 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
16 569 (16.16%) Perl
17 533 (15.14%) Apache
18 527 (14.97%) Ruby
19 520 (14.77%) SQL Server
20 479 (13.60%) UNIX
21 469 (13.32%) Bash Shell
22 460 (13.06%) Git (software)
23 458 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
24 457 (12.98%) .NET
25 456 (12.95%) Jenkins
26 452 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
27 449 (12.75%) Degree
28 426 (12.10%) MySQL
29 378 (10.74%) MS Excel
30 362 (10.28%) Active Directory

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 533 (15.14%) Apache
2 310 (8.80%) Tomcat
3 290 (8.24%) IIS
4 199 (5.65%) nginx
5 181 (5.14%) MS Exchange
6 121 (3.44%) SharePoint
7 107 (3.04%) JBoss
8 105 (2.98%) OpenStack
9 100 (2.84%) Node.js
10 91 (2.58%) WebLogic
11 87 (2.47%) CMS
12 76 (2.16%) WebSphere
13 73 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
14 58 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 45 (1.28%) Confluence
16 43 (1.22%) Drupal
17 36 (1.02%) Apache Solr
18 35 (0.99%) SAS
19 32 (0.91%) Lync
20 30 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 378 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 133 (3.78%) MS Office
3 43 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 41 (1.16%) MS Project
5 25 (0.71%) SPSS
6 24 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.14%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.057%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.057%) Simulink
10 2 (0.057%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 29 (0.82%) SAP FI
2 29 (0.82%) SAP CO
2 29 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 27 (0.77%) SAP PS
4 26 (0.74%) Temenos T24
5 25 (0.71%) SAP GTS
5 25 (0.71%) SAP MM
5 25 (0.71%) SAP HR
5 25 (0.71%) SAP R/3
5 25 (0.71%) SAP PM
6 22 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
8 16 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
11 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (0.26%) assyst
11 9 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
12 8 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 458 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
3 107 (3.04%) SaaS
4 95 (2.70%) PaaS
5 80 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 72 (2.04%) IaaS
7 70 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
8 45 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 42 (1.19%) Amazon S3
10 41 (1.16%) Office 365
11 32 (0.91%) GitHub
12 26 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
13 16 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
14 15 (0.43%) Joyent
15 14 (0.40%) Route 53
15 14 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (0.28%) Terremark
16 10 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 315 (8.95%) DNS
2 295 (8.38%) Firewall
3 218 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 198 (5.62%) SAN
5 168 (4.77%) HTTP
6 167 (4.74%) Internet
7 148 (4.20%) WAN
8 142 (4.03%) DHCP
9 140 (3.98%) LAN
10 128 (3.64%) VPN
11 86 (2.44%) NAS
12 85 (2.41%) SMTP
13 79 (2.24%) LDAP
14 77 (2.19%) SSL
15 67 (1.90%) VoIP
16 60 (1.70%) VLAN
16 60 (1.70%) iSCSI
17 58 (1.65%) FTP
18 56 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
19 46 (1.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 520 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 426 (12.10%) MySQL
3 272 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 216 (6.13%) MongoDB
5 189 (5.37%) NoSQL
6 185 (5.25%) Oracle Database
7 126 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
8 120 (3.41%) RDBMS
9 103 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
10 93 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 92 (2.61%) Big Data
12 91 (2.58%) Redis
13 88 (2.50%) DB2
14 82 (2.33%) Hadoop
15 74 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 74 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 69 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 60 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 47 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
18 47 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 460 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 456 (12.95%) Jenkins
3 356 (10.11%) Subversion
4 230 (6.53%) JIRA
5 180 (5.11%) Maven
6 144 (4.09%) Hudson
7 122 (3.46%) Selenium
8 121 (3.44%) Ant
9 118 (3.35%) TeamCity
10 107 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 98 (2.78%) JUnit
12 78 (2.22%) Visual Studio
13 77 (2.19%) NUnit
14 49 (1.39%) ClearCase
15 46 (1.31%) Gradle
16 37 (1.05%) Eclipse
16 37 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
17 31 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
18 28 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 665 (18.89%) Finance
2 223 (6.33%) Banking
3 149 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 131 (3.72%) Retail
5 75 (2.13%) Law
6 74 (2.10%) Games
7 66 (1.87%) Legal
8 64 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 63 (1.79%) Marketing
10 59 (1.68%) Aerospace
11 40 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.14%) Advertising
11 40 (1.14%) Publishing
12 39 (1.11%) Military
13 29 (0.82%) Electronics
14 25 (0.71%) Polish Language
15 24 (0.68%) Billing
16 23 (0.65%) Back Office
17 19 (0.54%) Front Office
18 14 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 532 (15.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 482 (13.69%) Developer
3 360 (10.22%) Administrator
4 348 (9.88%) Analyst
5 273 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
6 158 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
7 146 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
8 141 (4.00%) Architect
9 138 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
10 137 (3.89%) Software Engineer
11 135 (3.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 130 (3.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 125 (3.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 109 (3.10%) Configuration Manager
15 107 (3.04%) Support Analyst
16 97 (2.75%) Support Engineer
17 96 (2.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 93 (2.64%) Service Manager
19 89 (2.53%) Consultant
20 88 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (12.98%) .NET
2 346 (9.83%) Web Services
3 330 (9.37%) HTML
4 268 (7.61%) CSS
5 195 (5.54%) XML
6 173 (4.91%) Middleware
7 145 (4.12%) jQuery
8 144 (4.09%) HTML5
9 137 (3.89%) LAMP
10 132 (3.75%) ASP.NET
11 119 (3.38%) J2EE
12 113 (3.21%) Spring
13 80 (2.27%) .NET Framework
14 74 (2.10%) Hibernate
15 70 (1.99%) REST
16 68 (1.93%) CSS3
17 56 (1.59%) SOAP
18 53 (1.51%) Ajax
19 52 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 319 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 259 (7.36%) Management Information System
4 223 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 149 (4.23%) CMDB
6 109 (3.10%) Replication
7 107 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 71 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 61 (1.73%) Mathematics
10 59 (1.68%) Clustering
11 51 (1.45%) GIS
12 48 (1.36%) Private Cloud
13 45 (1.28%) User Experience
13 45 (1.28%) Visualisation
14 38 (1.08%) Statistics
15 33 (0.94%) PKI
16 32 (0.91%) Mainframe
17 31 (0.88%) EqualLogic
17 31 (0.88%) EMC VNX
18 30 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1540 (43.74%) Linux
2 1013 (28.77%) Windows
3 479 (13.60%) UNIX
4 283 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 232 (6.59%) CentOS
6 209 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 204 (5.79%) Ubuntu
8 161 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 148 (4.20%) Windows 7
10 112 (3.18%) Debian
11 82 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 69 (1.96%) Solaris
13 51 (1.45%) Android
14 41 (1.16%) Apple iOS
15 35 (0.99%) Mac OS X
16 30 (0.85%) Windows 8
17 25 (0.71%) Windows XP
18 21 (0.60%) AIX
19 16 (0.45%) Fedora
20 15 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 999 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 979 (27.80%) DevOps
3 812 (23.06%) ITIL
4 614 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 353 (10.03%) Change Management
6 324 (9.20%) SDLC
7 317 (9.00%) Project Management
8 295 (8.38%) Service Management
9 281 (7.98%) Software Engineering
10 280 (7.95%) Scrum
11 276 (7.84%) Release Management
12 273 (7.75%) Open Source
13 248 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
14 226 (6.42%) E-Commerce
15 218 (6.19%) TDD
16 207 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 202 (5.74%) Service Delivery
18 195 (5.54%) Mentoring
19 186 (5.28%) Change Control
20 177 (5.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 839 (23.83%) SQL
2 828 (23.52%) Python
3 801 (22.75%) Java
4 569 (16.16%) Perl
5 527 (14.97%) Ruby
6 469 (13.32%) Bash Shell
7 349 (9.91%) PHP
7 349 (9.91%) JavaScript
8 321 (9.12%) PowerShell
9 285 (8.09%) C#
10 203 (5.77%) C
11 201 (5.71%) C++
12 180 (5.11%) Shell Script
13 111 (3.15%) PL/SQL
14 68 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 57 (1.62%) VBScript
16 42 (1.19%) VB
17 38 (1.08%) Scala
18 35 (0.99%) COBOL
19 34 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 449 (12.75%) Degree
2 281 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 191 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 140 (3.98%) DV Cleared
5 136 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
7 96 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 83 (2.36%) CCNA
9 73 (2.07%) MCSE
10 67 (1.90%) CCNP
11 60 (1.70%) ISEB
12 43 (1.22%) MCP
13 29 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (0.71%) MCITP
14 25 (0.71%) MCSA
15 23 (0.65%) A+ Certification
16 21 (0.60%) PMI Certification
16 21 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 20 (0.57%) RHCE
18 17 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (7.90%) QA
2 210 (5.96%) SLA
3 51 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 33 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.60%) TickIT
7 15 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.14%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.14%) DICOM
10 3 (0.085%) COBIT
10 3 (0.085%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.057%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.057%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 452 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 362 (10.28%) Active Directory
3 97 (2.75%) vSphere
4 94 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 86 (2.44%) Docker
6 72 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 61 (1.73%) Varnish
8 60 (1.70%) Xen
9 50 (1.42%) XenApp
10 49 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 45 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
11 45 (1.28%) VirtualBox
12 44 (1.25%) KVM
13 41 (1.16%) XenServer
14 36 (1.02%) UAG
15 35 (0.99%) NFS
16 34 (0.97%) Firmware
17 29 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 29 (0.82%) vCloud
18 25 (0.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1009 (28.66%) Puppet
2 774 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
3 348 (9.88%) Nagios
4 328 (9.32%) Ansible
5 187 (5.31%) Salt
6 113 (3.21%) SCCM
7 105 (2.98%) Vagrant
8 80 (2.27%) Cacti
9 77 (2.19%) ZABBIX
10 67 (1.90%) Graphite
11 55 (1.56%) WSUS
12 54 (1.53%) Zenoss
13 53 (1.51%) Tivoli
14 51 (1.45%) logstash
15 49 (1.39%) SCOM
16 43 (1.22%) HAProxy
17 40 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
18 36 (1.02%) Data Guard
19 33 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
20 32 (0.91%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 667 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 632 (17.95%) Oracle
3 625 (17.75%) VMware
4 357 (10.14%) Red Hat
5 274 (7.78%) Cisco
6 193 (5.48%) HP
7 163 (4.63%) IBM
8 159 (4.52%) Citrix
9 106 (3.01%) SAP
10 90 (2.56%) EMC
11 77 (2.19%) Rackspace
12 70 (1.99%) Google
12 70 (1.99%) NetApp
13 69 (1.96%) Dell
14 59 (1.68%) Remedy
15 52 (1.48%) Splunk
16 45 (1.28%) Symantec
17 43 (1.22%) SaltStack
18 42 (1.19%) F5
19 41 (1.16%) hybris
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £22,000 per annum (all levels considered)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent staff benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sussex
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Close Brothers Group plc
Salary: Competitive + Discretionary Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £32500 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Morden, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday