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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 91 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.42% 0.41% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.51% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
768 989 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 81.60% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 686 777 788
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Dover - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £46,000 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) DevOps
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Puppet
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) People Management
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) DSDM
7 5 (29.41%) EAI
7 5 (29.41%) SOA
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (29.41%) Build Automation
7 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
7 5 (29.41%) Social Media
7 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Build Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) COM+
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
1 5 (29.41%) Social Media
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 6 (35.29%) People Management
3 5 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) DSDM
3 5 (29.41%) EAI
3 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 5 (29.41%) Build Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Sun
6 1 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
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