The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 67 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 77 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.39% 0.90% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 1.16% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 6 16
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £34,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Configuration Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1857 1891 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.73% 77.22% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1305 1271
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Reading

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
2 52 (37.41%) HP
3 48 (34.53%) DV Cleared
4 44 (31.65%) Linux
5 41 (29.50%) SC Cleared
6 40 (28.78%) Puppet
6 40 (28.78%) ITIL
7 36 (25.90%) Windows
7 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
8 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
9 32 (23.02%) Python
10 31 (22.30%) Apache
10 31 (22.30%) Windows 7
11 30 (21.58%) Perl
12 29 (20.86%) Capacity Management
13 27 (19.42%) MySQL
14 26 (18.71%) Web Services
14 26 (18.71%) SLA
14 26 (18.71%) Nagios
14 26 (18.71%) DevOps
14 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
15 25 (17.99%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (15.83%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (15.83%) DNS
18 21 (15.11%) Degree
19 19 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (12.95%) Performance Monitoring
20 18 (12.95%) SMTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (22.30%) Apache
2 16 (11.51%) Tomcat
2 16 (11.51%) WebLogic
3 12 (8.63%) nginx
4 11 (7.91%) JBoss
5 10 (7.19%) OpenStack
6 9 (6.47%) IIS
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.60%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.60%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.16%) CMS
9 2 (1.44%) Drupal
9 2 (1.44%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.72%) WordPress
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.16%) MS Office
4 1 (0.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.16%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.47%) PaaS
3 6 (4.32%) IaaS
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.60%) GitHub
5 4 (2.88%) SaaS
6 3 (2.16%) Terremark
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.44%) Office 365
8 1 (0.72%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.83%) DNS
2 18 (12.95%) SMTP
3 17 (12.23%) HTTP
3 17 (12.23%) SAN
3 17 (12.23%) NAS
3 17 (12.23%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (8.63%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.19%) LDAP
5 10 (7.19%) SSL
6 9 (6.47%) DHCP
7 6 (4.32%) SNMP
7 6 (4.32%) VoIP
7 6 (4.32%) Internet
7 6 (4.32%) SSH
7 6 (4.32%) Diameter Protocol
8 3 (2.16%) OpenFlow
8 3 (2.16%) Firewall
9 2 (1.44%) Wireless
9 2 (1.44%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.44%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.42%) MySQL
2 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.76%) Big Data
3 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.60%) Essbase
3 5 (3.60%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.72%) DB2
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Subversion
1 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.72%) Hudson
3 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.72%) JIRA
3 1 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 16 (11.51%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.07%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.91%) Front Office
4 10 (7.19%) Back Office
5 8 (5.76%) Finance
6 5 (3.60%) Law
7 3 (2.16%) Banking
8 2 (1.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.50%) Support Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) Consultant
2 17 (12.23%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (12.23%) EMC Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) Storage Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) SAN Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 17 (12.23%) Storage Support Engineer
3 15 (10.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (10.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.63%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Field Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) IMAC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.71%) Web Services
2 9 (6.47%) MCollective
3 8 (5.76%) .NET
4 6 (4.32%) Memcached
4 6 (4.32%) Esper
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.60%) WebCenter
5 5 (3.60%) Middleware
5 5 (3.60%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (2.88%) RESTful
7 2 (1.44%) HTML
7 2 (1.44%) Sensu
7 2 (1.44%) LAMP
8 1 (0.72%) Java EE
8 1 (0.72%) J2EE
8 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.23%) Replication
3 17 (12.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (11.51%) Computer Science
5 15 (10.79%) Statistics
6 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.16%) CMDB
7 3 (2.16%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (31.65%) Linux
2 36 (25.90%) Windows
3 31 (22.30%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.47%) UNIX
5 9 (6.47%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.32%) CentOS
7 2 (1.44%) SUSE
7 2 (1.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) VMS
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) ITIL
2 29 (20.86%) Capacity Management
3 26 (18.71%) DevOps
4 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (15.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (12.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (12.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (10.07%) E-Procurement
8 14 (10.07%) Procure-to-pay
8 14 (10.07%) Functional Testing
8 14 (10.07%) System Integration Testing
9 12 (8.63%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.47%) Asset Management
10 9 (6.47%) Network Design
10 9 (6.47%) Validation
10 9 (6.47%) Fault Management
11 8 (5.76%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.02%) Python
2 30 (21.58%) Perl
3 15 (10.79%) PHP
4 12 (8.63%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.91%) Java
6 9 (6.47%) SQL
6 9 (6.47%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.04%) Ruby
8 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.72%) C#
9 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
2 48 (34.53%) DV Cleared
3 41 (29.50%) SC Cleared
4 21 (15.11%) Degree
5 16 (11.51%) A+ Certification
6 15 (10.79%) MCP
6 15 (10.79%) MCSE
6 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.19%) Squid
2 10 (7.19%) qmail
3 5 (3.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (3.60%) Xen
3 5 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.44%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.44%) Varnish
5 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (28.78%) Puppet
2 26 (18.71%) Nagios
3 25 (17.99%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (12.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 17 (12.23%) ZABBIX
4 17 (12.23%) Cacti
4 17 (12.23%) Ganglia
5 16 (11.51%) collectd
5 16 (11.51%) Graphite
6 15 (10.79%) logstash
7 6 (4.32%) Salt
7 6 (4.32%) Zenoss
8 4 (2.88%) Ansible
9 3 (2.16%) Rundeck
10 2 (1.44%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (1.44%) OpenView
10 2 (1.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 52 (37.41%) HP
2 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.95%) Sun
4 17 (12.23%) StorageTek
4 17 (12.23%) Symantec
4 17 (12.23%) EMC
4 17 (12.23%) Brocade
5 16 (11.51%) VMware
6 14 (10.07%) Ariba
6 14 (10.07%) SAP
7 12 (8.63%) Oracle
8 11 (7.91%) Splunk
9 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.60%) BMC
11 4 (2.88%) Rackspace
11 4 (2.88%) Huawei
12 3 (2.16%) Google
12 3 (2.16%) Remedy
13 2 (1.44%) Websense
13 2 (1.44%) Serena
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