The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 85 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.08% 0.38% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.52% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 764 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.67% 72.83% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 793 648 568
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Configuration Management
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Folkestone - 2 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Dartford - 1 - -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Release Management
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) SLA
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Management
4 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) HTTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) FastStats
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) HTTP
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) IPv4
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) VRRP
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Ingres
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) WebLOAD
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Release Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Memcached
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Tandem
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) OS/400
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) SELinux
5 1 (5.88%) FreeBSD
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Dependency Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) BMC
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.88%) Neolane
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Pega
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago