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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 82 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.40% 0.65% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.81% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 16
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £49,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £53,900 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +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
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 - 3 £32,500 - 2
Folkestone - 2 £47,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (39.13%) Java
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) Apache
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) SLA
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) HTTP
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) UNIX
6 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 4 (17.39%) WAN
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) CentOS
6 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (26.09%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (4.35%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
3 2 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) VRRP
4 2 (8.70%) IPsec
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.70%) SMTP
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) IPv4
5 1 (4.35%) IPv6
5 1 (4.35%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) Ingres
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebLOAD
3 1 (4.35%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (4.35%) PVCS
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Release Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Manager
4 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Environment Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Trainee
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Service Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) Memcached
2 1 (4.35%) XML Messaging
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Tandem
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) SELinux
5 2 (8.70%) FreeBSD
5 2 (8.70%) OS/400
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) OpenBSD
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Operations Management
5 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
5 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
6 2 (8.70%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) QMS
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
3 2 (8.70%) ISO 9000
3 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Squid
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) JBoss
5 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) Neolane
6 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Pega
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 26 days ago