The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 72 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 2.30% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 3.14% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 700 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.37% 73.22% 71.75%
Number of salaries quoted 504 603 449
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Oxfordshire

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 1 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Oxford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Python
3 13 (76.47%) Perl
3 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) Gerrit
4 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 9 (52.94%) Ant
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) InstallShield
4 9 (52.94%) Perforce
4 9 (52.94%) Maven
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 8 (47.06%) QA
6 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
8 4 (23.53%) MCollective
8 4 (23.53%) Debian
8 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 2 (11.76%) Nagios
9 2 (11.76%) DHCP
9 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
9 2 (11.76%) DNS
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
10 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (52.94%) Gerrit
2 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 9 (52.94%) Ant
2 9 (52.94%) InstallShield
2 9 (52.94%) Maven
3 8 (47.06%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) MCollective
2 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.88%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) DevOps
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Dovecot
1 1 (5.88%) Kamailio
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) Percona
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat