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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 65 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 73 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.29% 1.10% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.44% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 16
Average salary £55,000 £35,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% -26.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £33,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £42,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 52 (37.96%) Linux
2 49 (35.77%) Puppet
3 45 (32.85%) Security Cleared
4 43 (31.39%) HP
5 41 (29.93%) DV Cleared
6 37 (27.01%) Python
7 36 (26.28%) SC Cleared
8 34 (24.82%) Apache
8 34 (24.82%) Perl
9 33 (24.09%) ITIL
10 32 (23.36%) Windows
10 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
11 30 (21.90%) MySQL
12 29 (21.17%) DNS
12 29 (21.17%) Capacity Management
12 29 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (20.44%) Nagios
14 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
14 27 (19.71%) Windows 7
15 25 (18.25%) DevOps
16 24 (17.52%) SLA
17 23 (16.79%) SMTP
17 23 (16.79%) Web Services
17 23 (16.79%) Degree
18 22 (16.06%) VMware
18 22 (16.06%) Data Centre
19 21 (15.33%) WebLogic
19 21 (15.33%) Tomcat
20 20 (14.60%) HTTP
20 20 (14.60%) TCP/IP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (24.82%) Apache
2 21 (15.33%) Tomcat
2 21 (15.33%) WebLogic
3 15 (10.95%) JBoss
3 15 (10.95%) OpenStack
4 14 (10.22%) nginx
5 6 (4.38%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (4.38%) IIS
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (4.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.19%) CMS
8 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.46%) Drupal
8 2 (1.46%) Eucalyptus
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.49%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.73%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.19%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.11%) PaaS
3 6 (4.38%) GitHub
3 6 (4.38%) IaaS
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Taleo
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) DNS
2 23 (16.79%) SMTP
3 20 (14.60%) HTTP
3 20 (14.60%) TCP/IP
4 15 (10.95%) SSL
5 14 (10.22%) SAN
5 14 (10.22%) NAS
5 14 (10.22%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (8.76%) LDAP
7 10 (7.30%) Internet
8 9 (6.57%) VoIP
8 9 (6.57%) SNMP
8 9 (6.57%) DHCP
8 9 (6.57%) Diameter Protocol
9 6 (4.38%) SSH
10 5 (3.65%) OSPF
10 5 (3.65%) BGP
11 3 (2.19%) IPsec
11 3 (2.19%) MPLS
11 3 (2.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.90%) MySQL
2 12 (8.76%) Big Data
3 10 (7.30%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.38%) Essbase
4 6 (4.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.19%) DB2
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.19%) Subversion
3 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.73%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.73%) Hudson
4 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.73%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.73%) JIRA
4 1 (0.73%) Selenium
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.73%) Toad
General
1 14 (10.22%) Front Office
1 14 (10.22%) Manufacturing
2 13 (9.49%) Back Office
3 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.30%) Finance
5 6 (4.38%) Law
6 3 (2.19%) Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (27.74%) Support Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (10.22%) Consultant
2 14 (10.22%) EMC Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) SAN Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) Storage Support Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 13 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (8.76%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Field Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Applications Support
6 10 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) Web Services
2 11 (8.03%) MCollective
3 7 (5.11%) .NET
4 6 (4.38%) Middleware
4 6 (4.38%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (4.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (4.38%) WebCenter
4 6 (4.38%) Memcached
4 6 (4.38%) Esper
5 5 (3.65%) RESTful
6 2 (1.46%) Sensu
7 1 (0.73%) LAMP
7 1 (0.73%) HTML
7 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (13.14%) Statistics
4 16 (11.68%) Computer Science
5 14 (10.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (10.22%) Replication
6 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.19%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.19%) CMDB
8 2 (1.46%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.73%) GIS
9 1 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.96%) Linux
2 32 (23.36%) Windows
3 27 (19.71%) Windows 7
4 12 (8.76%) UNIX
5 11 (8.03%) CentOS
6 10 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.73%) VMS
9 1 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) ITIL
2 29 (21.17%) Capacity Management
3 25 (18.25%) DevOps
4 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (12.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (10.22%) Procure-to-pay
6 14 (10.22%) System Integration Testing
6 14 (10.22%) Functional Testing
6 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
6 14 (10.22%) E-Procurement
6 14 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (8.76%) Validation
7 12 (8.76%) Network Design
7 12 (8.76%) Fault Management
8 9 (6.57%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
9 8 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.11%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.01%) Python
2 34 (24.82%) Perl
3 12 (8.76%) Java
3 12 (8.76%) Bash Shell
4 11 (8.03%) PHP
5 8 (5.84%) SQL
6 7 (5.11%) Ruby
7 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.73%) C#
8 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (32.85%) Security Cleared
2 41 (29.93%) DV Cleared
3 36 (26.28%) SC Cleared
4 23 (16.79%) Degree
5 14 (10.22%) A+ Certification
6 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (9.49%) MCP
6 13 (9.49%) MCSE
7 3 (2.19%) CCIE
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.19%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.73%) RHCE
8 1 (0.73%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.52%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.76%) Squid
2 12 (8.76%) qmail
3 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (4.38%) Xen
5 3 (2.19%) XenServer
5 3 (2.19%) iptables
6 2 (1.46%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.46%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 49 (35.77%) Puppet
2 29 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (20.44%) Nagios
4 19 (13.87%) ZABBIX
4 19 (13.87%) Cacti
4 19 (13.87%) Ganglia
5 18 (13.14%) collectd
5 18 (13.14%) Graphite
6 17 (12.41%) logstash
7 14 (10.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (4.38%) Salt
9 5 (3.65%) Ansible
10 4 (2.92%) Rundeck
11 3 (2.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (2.19%) Zenoss
12 2 (1.46%) OpenView
12 2 (1.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 1 (0.73%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (31.39%) HP
2 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.06%) VMware
4 17 (12.41%) Sun
5 15 (10.95%) Oracle
5 15 (10.95%) SAP
5 15 (10.95%) Symantec
6 14 (10.22%) Ariba
6 14 (10.22%) StorageTek
6 14 (10.22%) EMC
6 14 (10.22%) Brocade
7 13 (9.49%) Splunk
8 12 (8.76%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.11%) Huawei
10 5 (3.65%) Cisco
10 5 (3.65%) BMC
10 5 (3.65%) Websense
11 3 (2.19%) Remedy
11 3 (2.19%) Juniper
12 2 (1.46%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
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