The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 91 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.96% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.11% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.75%
Configuration Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 897 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.87% 86.25% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 861 803 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Kent region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Kent

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 3 £67,500 -10.00%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Build Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (42.86%) Hudson
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) CentOS
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (42.86%) SaaS
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) HACMP
7 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Veritas
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) NFS
7 3 (21.43%) Perl
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) AIX

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Hudson
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) GTK+
2 1 (7.14%) Qt
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) HACMP
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Build Automation
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) NFS
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (14.29%) Nessus
4 2 (14.29%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
2 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
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