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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 73 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% 1.63% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.07% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 17
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £32,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
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
581 677 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.72% 78.72% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 470 579 712
Average salary £46,500 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.04% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Oxford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Grails
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Grails
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) DNA
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco