The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 70 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.62% 1.67% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.11% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 13
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Configuration Management
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
602 712 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.24% 79.29% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 482 647 692
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Oxford region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Oxford

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Oxford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) Veeam
6 3 (18.75%) 4G
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) ISDN
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) C
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) DNS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) ADSL
2 3 (18.75%) ISDN
2 3 (18.75%) MPLS
2 3 (18.75%) 4G
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) IT Trainer
2 3 (18.75%) Trainer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
1 1 (6.25%) Grails
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) qmail
2 1 (6.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat