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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 80 98 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -39
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.36% 0.52% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.63% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 16
Average salary £43,500 £52,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.74% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £54,450 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
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
856 956 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 82.06% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 727 840 506
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 £35,000 - 2
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (46.15%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Apache
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) QA
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) MySQL
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 4 (15.38%) DNS
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
7 4 (15.38%) HTTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) FastStats
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) VRRP
4 2 (7.69%) IPsec
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) IPv4
5 1 (3.85%) IPv6
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) OSPF
5 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Ingres
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) WebLOAD
3 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (3.85%) PVCS
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Release Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 2 (7.69%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) Memcached
3 1 (3.85%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Tandem
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 2 (7.69%) SELinux
5 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
5 2 (7.69%) OS/400
5 2 (7.69%) Debian
5 2 (7.69%) OpenBSD
5 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Service Management
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Management
4 4 (15.38%) Release Management
4 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) QMS
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
3 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
4 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
4 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) KVM
3 2 (7.69%) Squid
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Neolane
6 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Websense
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Pega
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago