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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 187 195 208
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1636 1414 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.39% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.76% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1121 1197
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 £33,000 £30,000
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
87641 80206 86689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.62% 77.29%
Number of salaries quoted 71373 66636 74608
Average salary £49,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Configuration Management
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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 14 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 14 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 +1 780 £55,000 +1.85% 67
South East -18 321 £42,500 -5.55% 40
East of England +31 147 £45,000 +7.78% 22
North West +53 99 £37,123 -7.19% 15
East Midlands +10 86 £45,000 +18.42% 8
South West +24 81 £40,750 +25.38% 12
Yorkshire -13 75 £40,000 - 12
West Midlands -32 41 £43,500 -3.33% 3
North East -16 3 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 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 1173 (35.41%) Linux
2 837 (25.26%) Finance
3 820 (24.75%) Windows
4 765 (23.09%) Java
5 726 (21.91%) SQL
6 697 (21.04%) ITIL
7 629 (18.99%) Degree
8 623 (18.80%) Microsoft
9 585 (17.66%) Puppet
10 584 (17.63%) UNIX
11 509 (15.36%) SQL Server
12 489 (14.76%) Oracle
13 468 (14.13%) Perl
14 464 (14.01%) Python
15 463 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
16 459 (13.85%) Software Engineering
17 458 (13.82%) Subversion
18 449 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
19 448 (13.52%) .NET
20 444 (13.40%) Web Services
21 423 (12.77%) C#
22 412 (12.44%) MySQL
23 395 (11.92%) DevOps
24 392 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
25 372 (11.23%) Git (software)
26 367 (11.08%) VMware
27 337 (10.17%) Project Management
28 335 (10.11%) HTML
29 331 (9.99%) Jenkins
30 327 (9.87%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 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
1 295 (8.90%) Apache
2 211 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 206 (6.22%) IIS
4 195 (5.89%) SharePoint
5 134 (4.04%) MS Exchange
6 84 (2.54%) nginx
7 76 (2.29%) OpenStack
8 75 (2.26%) WebSphere
9 62 (1.87%) WebLogic
10 60 (1.81%) CMS
11 59 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 45 (1.36%) Drupal
13 43 (1.30%) Apache Solr
13 43 (1.30%) Confluence
14 42 (1.27%) Node.js
15 39 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
16 37 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
17 33 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
18 32 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
19 24 (0.72%) Jetty
Applications
1 327 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 99 (2.99%) MS Office
3 44 (1.33%) MS Project
4 31 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.45%) Simulink
8 14 (0.42%) SPSS
9 13 (0.39%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.24%) Windchill
11 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.12%) TargetLink
11 4 (0.12%) Stateflow
12 2 (0.060%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.030%) FastStats
13 1 (0.030%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 27 (0.81%) SAP MM
1 27 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (0.75%) SAP PS
2 25 (0.75%) SAP HR
2 25 (0.75%) SAP R/3
2 25 (0.75%) SAP FI
2 25 (0.75%) SAP CO
2 25 (0.75%) SAP PM
2 25 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.75%) SAP GTS
3 22 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 16 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (0.45%) Magento
5 15 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.39%) Cordys
7 12 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 153 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (3.56%) SaaS
3 95 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (1.27%) IaaS
5 39 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (1.03%) PaaS
7 30 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (0.78%) Office 365
9 24 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
10 21 (0.63%) Joyent
11 19 (0.57%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.45%) Route 53
13 14 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
14 13 (0.39%) GitHub
15 6 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
15 6 (0.18%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.15%) Heroku
17 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
18 3 (0.091%) CloudFront
18 3 (0.091%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 248 (7.49%) TCP/IP
2 223 (6.73%) DNS
3 221 (6.67%) Firewall
4 192 (5.80%) Internet
5 184 (5.55%) HTTP
6 169 (5.10%) SAN
7 126 (3.80%) VPN
8 78 (2.35%) DHCP
8 78 (2.35%) LAN
9 74 (2.23%) WAN
10 73 (2.20%) SSL
11 70 (2.11%) NAS
12 69 (2.08%) LDAP
13 51 (1.54%) Wireless
14 50 (1.51%) SMTP
15 44 (1.33%) VoIP
15 44 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
16 40 (1.21%) FTP
17 39 (1.18%) Network Security
18 37 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 412 (12.44%) MySQL
3 315 (9.51%) Relational Database
4 178 (5.37%) RDBMS
5 130 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 128 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 128 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
7 121 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 120 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 118 (3.56%) MongoDB
10 109 (3.29%) NoSQL
11 100 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 61 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 61 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 51 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 50 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 49 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 49 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
16 47 (1.42%) Big Data
17 45 (1.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 458 (13.82%) Subversion
2 372 (11.23%) Git (software)
3 331 (9.99%) Jenkins
4 175 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 163 (4.92%) JIRA
6 151 (4.56%) Maven
7 123 (3.71%) Visual Studio
8 108 (3.26%) CruiseControl
9 103 (3.11%) Hudson
10 102 (3.08%) NUnit
11 77 (2.32%) Selenium
12 76 (2.29%) Ant
13 59 (1.78%) MSBuild
14 54 (1.63%) TeamCity
15 45 (1.36%) ClearCase
16 44 (1.33%) JUnit
17 39 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
18 38 (1.15%) Mercurial
19 31 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
20 30 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 837 (25.26%) Finance
2 248 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 212 (6.40%) Banking
4 135 (4.07%) Retail
5 81 (2.44%) Legal
6 77 (2.32%) Advertising
7 74 (2.23%) Investment Banking
8 69 (2.08%) Games
9 66 (1.99%) Electronics
10 63 (1.90%) Military
11 60 (1.81%) Front Office
12 57 (1.72%) Financial Institution
13 54 (1.63%) Aerospace
14 44 (1.33%) Marketing
15 35 (1.06%) Law
16 33 (1.00%) Manufacturing
17 25 (0.75%) Back Office
18 23 (0.69%) Publishing
19 15 (0.45%) Automotive
20 12 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 528 (15.94%) Developer
2 385 (11.62%) Administrator
3 357 (10.78%) Analyst
4 300 (9.06%) Systems Administrator
5 200 (6.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 199 (6.01%) Linux Administrator
7 175 (5.28%) Software Engineer
8 167 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
9 146 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 132 (3.98%) Consultant
11 128 (3.86%) Project Manager
12 126 (3.80%) Configuration Manager
13 113 (3.41%) Architect
14 100 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
14 100 (3.02%) Java Developer
15 90 (2.72%) Service Manager
16 88 (2.66%) Support Analyst
17 86 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
18 78 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 73 (2.20%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (13.52%) .NET
2 444 (13.40%) Web Services
3 335 (10.11%) HTML
4 220 (6.64%) XML
5 217 (6.55%) CSS
6 192 (5.80%) ASP.NET
7 167 (5.04%) HTML5
8 136 (4.11%) jQuery
9 131 (3.95%) LAMP
10 130 (3.92%) JSON
11 125 (3.77%) WCF
12 112 (3.38%) CSS3
13 108 (3.26%) .NET Framework
14 98 (2.96%) Ajax
15 97 (2.93%) J2EE
16 94 (2.84%) Spring
17 87 (2.63%) REST
18 85 (2.57%) Middleware
19 74 (2.23%) SOAP
20 68 (2.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 280 (8.45%) Open Source
2 278 (8.39%) Management Information System
3 235 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 159 (4.80%) CMDB
5 117 (3.53%) Replication
6 73 (2.20%) Clustering
7 66 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 58 (1.75%) Equities
9 45 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 42 (1.27%) PKI
11 38 (1.15%) Firmware
12 37 (1.12%) Blackberry
12 37 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 35 (1.06%) Statistics
14 31 (0.94%) Social Media
15 30 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 29 (0.88%) Hedge funds
16 29 (0.88%) Visualisation
17 28 (0.85%) GIS
18 27 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1173 (35.41%) Linux
2 820 (24.75%) Windows
3 584 (17.63%) UNIX
4 198 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 190 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 124 (3.74%) CentOS
7 118 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 114 (3.44%) Ubuntu
9 108 (3.26%) Solaris
10 105 (3.17%) Debian
11 91 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 72 (2.17%) AIX
13 69 (2.08%) Windows 7
14 44 (1.33%) Android
15 41 (1.24%) Windows XP
16 34 (1.03%) Apple iOS
17 25 (0.75%) Mac OS X
18 23 (0.69%) Windows 2000
19 20 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
20 18 (0.54%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 697 (21.04%) ITIL
2 463 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (13.85%) Software Engineering
4 395 (11.92%) DevOps
5 392 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
6 337 (10.17%) Project Management
7 314 (9.48%) Change Management
8 308 (9.30%) Release Management
9 279 (8.42%) Service Management
10 272 (8.21%) Change Control
11 265 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 253 (7.64%) OO
13 226 (6.82%) Scrum
14 218 (6.58%) PRINCE2
15 215 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
16 206 (6.22%) Service Delivery
17 187 (5.64%) TDD
18 175 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 174 (5.25%) Risk Management
20 166 (5.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 765 (23.09%) Java
2 726 (21.91%) SQL
3 468 (14.13%) Perl
4 464 (14.01%) Python
5 423 (12.77%) C#
6 309 (9.33%) Bash Shell
7 300 (9.06%) Ruby
8 299 (9.03%) JavaScript
9 251 (7.58%) C
10 228 (6.88%) Shell Script
11 220 (6.64%) C++
12 218 (6.58%) PHP
13 138 (4.17%) PowerShell
14 89 (2.69%) T-SQL
15 50 (1.51%) MATLAB
16 45 (1.36%) PL/SQL
17 44 (1.33%) VBA
17 44 (1.33%) Groovy
18 42 (1.27%) Scala
19 40 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 629 (18.99%) Degree
2 296 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 178 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 177 (5.34%) SC Cleared
5 128 (3.86%) MCSE
6 92 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 90 (2.72%) MCP
8 73 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
9 62 (1.87%) DV Cleared
10 59 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 58 (1.75%) CCNA
11 58 (1.75%) ISEB
12 49 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 38 (1.15%) MCSA
14 33 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 31 (0.94%) CCNP
16 29 (0.88%) MCITP
16 29 (0.88%) ISTQB
16 29 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 28 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (8.63%) QA
2 125 (3.77%) SLA
3 44 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 31 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (0.85%) TickIT
6 27 (0.81%) PCI DSS
7 26 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 14 (0.42%) HL7
10 10 (0.30%) JTAG
10 10 (0.30%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.15%) COBIT
13 4 (0.12%) P3O
14 3 (0.091%) GxP
14 3 (0.091%) DO-178B
15 2 (0.060%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.060%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.030%) BS7799
System Software
1 277 (8.36%) Active Directory
2 266 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (3.44%) KVM
4 91 (2.75%) Hyper-V
5 80 (2.41%) XenApp
6 78 (2.35%) vSphere
7 74 (2.23%) Varnish
8 50 (1.51%) Xen
9 45 (1.36%) NFS
10 43 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
11 39 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (1.18%) XenServer
12 37 (1.12%) XenDesktop
13 26 (0.78%) VMware ESX
14 25 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
14 25 (0.75%) Samba
15 21 (0.63%) Postfix
16 19 (0.57%) UAG
17 16 (0.48%) Snort
18 15 (0.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 585 (17.66%) Puppet
2 449 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
3 219 (6.61%) Nagios
4 85 (2.57%) SCCM
5 61 (1.84%) Tivoli
6 54 (1.63%) Salt
7 52 (1.57%) Cacti
8 47 (1.42%) SCOM
9 46 (1.39%) Ganglia
10 41 (1.24%) Vagrant
11 40 (1.21%) CFEngine
12 39 (1.18%) Ansible
13 36 (1.09%) HAProxy
14 33 (1.00%) Netcool
15 32 (0.97%) NetBackup
16 31 (0.94%) OpenView
17 30 (0.91%) Opsview
18 27 (0.81%) ZABBIX
19 26 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 26 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 623 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 489 (14.76%) Oracle
3 367 (11.08%) VMware
4 244 (7.36%) Red Hat
5 207 (6.25%) Cisco
6 190 (5.73%) HP
7 158 (4.77%) IBM
8 133 (4.01%) Citrix
9 90 (2.72%) JBoss
10 82 (2.48%) EMC
11 70 (2.11%) Fujitsu
12 65 (1.96%) SAP
13 56 (1.69%) Google
14 46 (1.39%) Rackspace
15 42 (1.27%) BMC
16 36 (1.09%) Dell
16 36 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
16 36 (1.09%) Perforce
17 35 (1.06%) MKS
18 32 (0.97%) NetApp
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 43.5k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (including stock options)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £66000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £66270 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Veridicore Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago