The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 98 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.91% 2.34% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 3.13% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1196 1278 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.86% 74.65% 73.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1127 1040
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Bicester - 8 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 5 £67,500 -
Oxford -16 1 £55,000 +30.17%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 28 (60.87%) Web Services
2 26 (56.52%) Management Information System
3 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (50.00%) HTTP
3 23 (50.00%) JSON
3 23 (50.00%) REST
4 21 (45.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (41.30%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) Web Development
7 14 (30.43%) Linux
7 14 (30.43%) HTML5
8 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
8 13 (28.26%) Perl
8 13 (28.26%) Python
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 9 (19.57%) Maven
10 9 (19.57%) Perforce
10 9 (19.57%) InstallShield
10 9 (19.57%) .NET
10 9 (19.57%) Ant
10 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.57%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (19.57%) Gerrit
10 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
11 8 (17.39%) JIRA
11 8 (17.39%) QA
12 7 (15.22%) CSS
12 7 (15.22%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) RTP
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Gerrit
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Ant
2 9 (19.57%) InstallShield
2 9 (19.57%) Maven
3 8 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Technical Leader
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) Web Services
2 23 (50.00%) JSON
2 23 (50.00%) REST
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
4 14 (30.43%) HTML5
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
5 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
6 7 (15.22%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) jQuery
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 4 (8.70%) Ember.js
7 4 (8.70%) MCollective
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.35%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Debian
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (45.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (34.78%) Web Development
4 9 (19.57%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (15.22%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (10.87%) UML
6 5 (10.87%) OO
7 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Information Management
8 3 (6.52%) Dependency Management
9 2 (4.35%) Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.35%) Load Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.26%) Perl
2 13 (28.26%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.87%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.35%) Dovecot
1 2 (4.35%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Perforce
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Capita
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco