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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 206 209 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1517 1460 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.43% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.74% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 963 1285
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -22 623 £55,000 - 60
South East +11 291 £40,000 -11.11% 35
East of England +42 148 £45,000 +2.27% 10
Yorkshire +20 140 £43,500 -3.33% 16
South West +5 116 £39,500 +12.85% 22
West Midlands +27 71 £39,000 +4.00% 9
North West -16 58 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Midlands +31 46 £41,000 +2.50% 3
North East +3 18 £34,750 -0.71%
Midlands - 4 £38,500 - 2
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1147 (38.44%) Linux
2 875 (29.32%) Windows
3 712 (23.86%) Puppet
4 708 (23.73%) ITIL
5 667 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 647 (21.68%) Java
7 638 (21.38%) SQL
8 629 (21.08%) Microsoft
9 615 (20.61%) Finance
10 513 (17.19%) DevOps
11 511 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
12 510 (17.09%) Python
13 492 (16.49%) Degree
14 475 (15.92%) UNIX
15 464 (15.55%) VMware
16 454 (15.21%) Oracle
17 426 (14.28%) SQL Server
18 379 (12.70%) MySQL
19 371 (12.43%) Ruby
20 370 (12.40%) Bash Shell
21 368 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
22 361 (12.10%) Perl
23 348 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
24 347 (11.63%) Jenkins
25 346 (11.60%) Change Management
26 330 (11.06%) Subversion
27 328 (10.99%) .NET
27 328 (10.99%) MS Excel
28 322 (10.79%) Web Services
29 311 (10.42%) Active Directory

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 268 (8.98%) Apache
2 194 (6.50%) Tomcat
3 174 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 171 (5.73%) IIS
5 161 (5.40%) MS Exchange
6 118 (3.95%) nginx
7 88 (2.95%) WebLogic
8 87 (2.92%) OpenStack
9 85 (2.85%) JBoss
9 85 (2.85%) CMS
10 74 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 66 (2.21%) Node.js
12 37 (1.24%) WebSphere
13 35 (1.17%) Jetty
14 32 (1.07%) Lync
15 30 (1.01%) Confluence
16 23 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
16 23 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 19 (0.64%) Apache Solr
17 19 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 328 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 199 (6.67%) MS Office
3 38 (1.27%) MS Project
4 31 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.74%) InfoPath
6 15 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.50%) Simulink
7 11 (0.37%) Stateflow
7 11 (0.37%) SPSS
7 11 (0.37%) TargetLink
8 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.067%) Stata
10 2 (0.067%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.034%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 58 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (1.04%) SAP FI
2 31 (1.04%) SAP CO
3 30 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
4 29 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
6 27 (0.90%) SAP PM
6 27 (0.90%) SAP MM
6 27 (0.90%) SAP PS
6 27 (0.90%) SAP HR
6 27 (0.90%) SAP R/3
6 27 (0.90%) SAP GTS
7 21 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
8 19 (0.64%) Markit EDM
9 16 (0.54%) Magento
10 11 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
10 11 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
11 10 (0.34%) SAP CRM
12 8 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
13 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 140 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (3.38%) SaaS
3 54 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (1.44%) IaaS
5 42 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (1.11%) PaaS
7 25 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.50%) Office 365
9 15 (0.50%) Route 53
10 11 (0.37%) Google App Engine
10 11 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.30%) CloudFront
12 8 (0.27%) GitHub
13 7 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.17%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
15 4 (0.13%) Joyent
15 4 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 260 (8.71%) Firewall
2 256 (8.58%) DNS
3 255 (8.55%) TCP/IP
4 177 (5.93%) SAN
5 129 (4.32%) Internet
6 125 (4.19%) HTTP
7 118 (3.95%) LAN
8 108 (3.62%) DHCP
9 107 (3.59%) WAN
10 106 (3.55%) VPN
11 67 (2.25%) Network Security
12 65 (2.18%) LDAP
13 60 (2.01%) NAS
14 59 (1.98%) SNMP
15 53 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
16 52 (1.74%) VLAN
17 50 (1.68%) SSH
17 50 (1.68%) BGP
18 41 (1.37%) MPLS
19 39 (1.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (14.28%) SQL Server
2 379 (12.70%) MySQL
3 186 (6.23%) Relational Database
4 137 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 137 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
5 126 (4.22%) NoSQL
6 124 (4.16%) Oracle Database
7 121 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 115 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 91 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 89 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
11 83 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 63 (2.11%) Redis
14 60 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 50 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
16 46 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
16 46 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
17 44 (1.47%) Big Data
18 43 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 347 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 330 (11.06%) Subversion
3 307 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 151 (5.06%) JIRA
5 128 (4.29%) Maven
6 119 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 100 (3.35%) Ant
8 98 (3.28%) Hudson
9 73 (2.45%) Visual Studio
10 69 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
11 68 (2.28%) JUnit
12 58 (1.94%) NUnit
13 57 (1.91%) TeamCity
14 52 (1.74%) Selenium
15 38 (1.27%) Eclipse
15 38 (1.27%) Mercurial
16 37 (1.24%) Gradle
17 35 (1.17%) CruiseControl
18 31 (1.04%) Artifactory
19 30 (1.01%) ClearCase
General
1 615 (20.61%) Finance
2 129 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 105 (3.52%) Banking
4 74 (2.48%) Aerospace
5 62 (2.08%) Law
6 58 (1.94%) Legal
7 51 (1.71%) Retail
8 50 (1.68%) Games
9 47 (1.58%) Electronics
10 40 (1.34%) Marketing
11 37 (1.24%) Advertising
12 34 (1.14%) Military
13 33 (1.11%) Publishing
13 33 (1.11%) Billing
14 31 (1.04%) Manufacturing
15 30 (1.01%) Back Office
16 21 (0.70%) Automotive
17 20 (0.67%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.50%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 427 (14.31%) Developer
2 361 (12.10%) Analyst
3 353 (11.83%) Administrator
4 233 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
5 217 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 196 (6.57%) Linux Administrator
7 174 (5.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 132 (4.42%) Software Engineer
9 129 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
10 110 (3.69%) Configuration Manager
10 110 (3.69%) Support Analyst
11 102 (3.42%) Support Engineer
11 102 (3.42%) Consultant
12 90 (3.02%) Service Manager
13 80 (2.68%) Architect
13 80 (2.68%) Senior Developer
14 78 (2.61%) Java Developer
15 75 (2.51%) Project Manager
16 69 (2.31%) Linux Engineer
17 65 (2.18%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (10.99%) .NET
2 322 (10.79%) Web Services
3 219 (7.34%) HTML
4 185 (6.20%) XML
5 150 (5.03%) CSS
6 132 (4.42%) LAMP
7 111 (3.72%) ASP.NET
8 107 (3.59%) Middleware
9 104 (3.49%) jQuery
10 97 (3.25%) Spring
11 94 (3.15%) HTML5
12 83 (2.78%) .NET Framework
13 81 (2.71%) Ajax
14 75 (2.51%) WCF
15 72 (2.41%) Hibernate
16 71 (2.38%) JSON
17 68 (2.28%) CSS3
18 63 (2.11%) J2EE
19 51 (1.71%) RESTful
19 51 (1.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 293 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 261 (8.75%) Open Source
3 208 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 176 (5.90%) Management Information System
5 161 (5.40%) CMDB
6 97 (3.25%) Replication
7 87 (2.92%) Clustering
8 55 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 54 (1.81%) Mathematics
10 42 (1.41%) User Experience
11 41 (1.37%) GIS
12 40 (1.34%) Mobile App
13 39 (1.31%) Blackberry
14 33 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 30 (1.01%) Derivative
15 30 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
16 29 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
17 25 (0.84%) iPad
18 24 (0.80%) PKI
19 23 (0.77%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1147 (38.44%) Linux
2 875 (29.32%) Windows
3 475 (15.92%) UNIX
4 230 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 195 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 145 (4.86%) CentOS
7 102 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 102 (3.42%) Windows 7
7 102 (3.42%) Solaris
8 96 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 90 (3.02%) Ubuntu
10 70 (2.35%) Debian
11 58 (1.94%) Mac OS X
12 43 (1.44%) AIX
13 31 (1.04%) Android
14 29 (0.97%) SUSE
15 26 (0.87%) Apple iOS
16 22 (0.74%) HPUX
17 21 (0.70%) Windows XP
18 18 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (23.73%) ITIL
2 667 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
3 513 (17.19%) DevOps
4 368 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
5 346 (11.60%) Change Management
6 284 (9.52%) Release Management
7 263 (8.81%) Software Engineering
8 262 (8.78%) Change Control
9 244 (8.18%) Project Management
10 242 (8.11%) Service Management
11 230 (7.71%) OO
12 218 (7.31%) Performance Tuning
13 213 (7.14%) Scrum
14 207 (6.94%) E-Commerce
15 158 (5.29%) Unit Testing
16 157 (5.26%) Service Delivery
17 155 (5.19%) Problem Management
18 138 (4.62%) PRINCE2
19 134 (4.49%) Mentoring
20 133 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 647 (21.68%) Java
2 638 (21.38%) SQL
3 510 (17.09%) Python
4 371 (12.43%) Ruby
5 370 (12.40%) Bash Shell
6 361 (12.10%) Perl
7 273 (9.15%) C#
8 254 (8.51%) PHP
9 207 (6.94%) C++
9 207 (6.94%) Shell Script
10 190 (6.37%) C
11 187 (6.27%) JavaScript
12 134 (4.49%) PowerShell
13 92 (3.08%) PL/SQL
14 58 (1.94%) T-SQL
15 50 (1.68%) Korn
16 45 (1.51%) VBScript
17 43 (1.44%) VB.NET
18 42 (1.41%) Groovy
19 41 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 492 (16.49%) Degree
2 252 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 141 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 106 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 90 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
6 87 (2.92%) DV Cleared
7 71 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 66 (2.21%) MCSE
9 60 (2.01%) MCP
10 51 (1.71%) CCNA
11 50 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 28 (0.94%) CCNP
13 27 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 23 (0.77%) ISEB
15 20 (0.67%) PMI Certification
16 18 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 17 (0.57%) CISSP
18 16 (0.54%) HND
18 16 (0.54%) MCSA
18 16 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (7.47%) QA
2 207 (6.94%) SLA
3 31 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 24 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.50%) COBIT
7 9 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.27%) IEC 61508
9 7 (0.23%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.17%) TickIT
10 5 (0.17%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.13%) DO-254
11 4 (0.13%) GxP
11 4 (0.13%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.10%) P3O
13 2 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.067%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.067%) JTAG
System Software
1 348 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 117 (3.92%) vSphere
4 99 (3.32%) KVM
5 88 (2.95%) Hyper-V
6 63 (2.11%) Xen
7 58 (1.94%) XenApp
8 51 (1.71%) NFS
9 49 (1.64%) Varnish
10 41 (1.37%) XenServer
11 39 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
12 37 (1.24%) VMware ESX
13 34 (1.14%) Snort
14 29 (0.97%) XenDesktop
15 27 (0.90%) Firmware
16 25 (0.84%) Terminal Services
17 24 (0.80%) Docker
18 22 (0.74%) UAG
18 22 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
19 19 (0.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 712 (23.86%) Puppet
2 511 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
3 254 (8.51%) Nagios
4 113 (3.79%) Ansible
5 77 (2.58%) SCCM
6 75 (2.51%) Salt
7 73 (2.45%) Cacti
8 62 (2.08%) Vagrant
9 53 (1.78%) ZABBIX
10 50 (1.68%) SCOM
11 45 (1.51%) Tivoli
12 39 (1.31%) WSUS
13 36 (1.21%) Opsview
14 34 (1.14%) CFEngine
15 31 (1.04%) Cobbler
15 31 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 29 (0.97%) NetBackup
16 29 (0.97%) HAProxy
17 25 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
18 24 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 629 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 464 (15.55%) VMware
3 454 (15.21%) Oracle
4 295 (9.89%) Red Hat
5 224 (7.51%) Cisco
6 158 (5.29%) HP
7 119 (3.99%) EMC
8 111 (3.72%) IBM
9 106 (3.55%) Citrix
10 73 (2.45%) SAP
11 64 (2.14%) Remedy
12 58 (1.94%) Splunk
13 53 (1.78%) NetApp
14 49 (1.64%) F5
15 46 (1.54%) Dell
16 45 (1.51%) Juniper
17 39 (1.31%) CheckPoint
17 39 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
18 37 (1.24%) Rackspace
19 36 (1.21%) ServiceNow
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £23,684.84 to £27,220.42 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago