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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 88 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 0.91% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.08% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Median salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,600 £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
875 832 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.56% 83.70% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 766 744 825
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +9 2 £43,000 -16.90%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Hudson
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) C#

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) GTK+
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) VMware