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 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 95 99 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -41
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.03% 0.41% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.49% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 16
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 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
West Malling - 4 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £75,000 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 8 (30.77%) Migration
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (26.92%) IBM
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Operations Management
7 7 (26.92%) UNIX
8 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Mainframe
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 6 (23.08%) QA
9 5 (19.23%) HP
9 5 (19.23%) OO
9 5 (19.23%) Service Management
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 4 (15.38%) DSDM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) VRRP
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.85%) PVCS
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Build Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Release Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Trainee
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Memcached
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Mainframe
3 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Tandem
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) UNIX
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.69%) CentOS
7 2 (7.69%) Solaris
7 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
7 2 (7.69%) Debian
7 2 (7.69%) OpenBSD
7 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Operations Management
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) DSDM
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) EAI
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) People Management
7 3 (11.54%) Release Management
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
3 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Squid
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 2 (7.69%) SELinux
2 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) IBM
5 5 (19.23%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (3.85%) Websense
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago