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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 85 85 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.08% 0.47% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.65% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Average salary £53,750 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.56% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £38,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,300 £56,300
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
931 773 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.80% 72.92% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 807 660 583
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 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 30 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
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Dartford - 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 - -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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%) Service Management
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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%) nginx
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) FastStats
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 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 2 (11.76%) VRRP
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) IPv4
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (17.65%) 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%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Service Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Memcached
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) CentOS
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) SELinux
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Debian
4 2 (11.76%) OpenBSD
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) OS/400
4 2 (11.76%) FreeBSD
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Dependency Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Process Management
4 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Python
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%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) Squid
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) Pega
5 1 (5.88%) Neolane
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago