The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 114 113 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 26 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 1.26% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.80% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 37
Average salary £35,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.04% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £38,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1746 1613 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.48% 70.22% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1249 1436
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 27 (36.49%) Linux
2 26 (35.14%) ITIL
3 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
3 22 (29.73%) Puppet
3 22 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
5 18 (24.32%) IBM
5 18 (24.32%) Perl
5 18 (24.32%) Project Management
5 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
6 17 (22.97%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) HP
6 17 (22.97%) EMC
7 16 (21.62%) MySQL
7 16 (21.62%) Finance
7 16 (21.62%) SaaS
7 16 (21.62%) DV Cleared
8 15 (20.27%) DevOps
8 15 (20.27%) Service Management
8 15 (20.27%) MCSE
8 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
8 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 14 (18.92%) Web Services
10 13 (17.57%) SOA
11 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
11 12 (16.22%) OpenView
11 12 (16.22%) BMC
11 12 (16.22%) Change Control

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (13.51%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) Drupal
2 8 (10.81%) nginx
2 8 (10.81%) Eucalyptus
3 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 4 (5.41%) Documentum
4 4 (5.41%) MS Project Server
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.35%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) SaaS
2 10 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.11%) PaaS
4 4 (5.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) Route 53
5 2 (2.70%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (10.81%) BGP
2 8 (10.81%) OSPF
2 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.76%) SAN
4 4 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) DNS
5 2 (2.70%) Internet
5 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.35%) SNMP
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) MySQL
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) EDRMS
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Subversion
3 4 (5.41%) RSpec
4 2 (2.70%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 16 (21.62%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Military
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) French Language
6 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Technical Support
3 8 (10.81%) Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Security Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.11%) Change Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Technical Design Authority
6 5 (6.76%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) Web Services
2 8 (10.81%) Sensu
3 6 (8.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) CMDB
2 8 (10.81%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Replication
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.05%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) Firmware
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) Windows
3 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.81%) CentOS
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.76%) UNIX
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 18 (24.32%) Project Management
3 15 (20.27%) DevOps
3 15 (20.27%) Service Management
4 13 (17.57%) SOA
5 12 (16.22%) Change Control
6 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.51%) ITSM
7 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 10 (13.51%) Performance Management
8 9 (12.16%) Fault Management
8 9 (12.16%) Resource Management
8 9 (12.16%) eTOM
8 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
9 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.11%) Change Management
11 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (6.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) Perl
2 12 (16.22%) Ruby
3 10 (13.51%) Python
4 8 (10.81%) PHP
4 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.76%) SQL
6 3 (4.05%) COBOL
6 3 (4.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.62%) DV Cleared
3 15 (20.27%) MCSE
3 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (14.86%) MCP
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (10.81%) RHCE
7 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.11%) Degree
8 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
2 6 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Varnish
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Postfix
5 2 (2.70%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Puppet
1 22 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (16.22%) OpenView
3 10 (13.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (12.16%) NSN NetAct
4 9 (12.16%) Tivoli
4 9 (12.16%) Netcool
5 8 (10.81%) Nagios
5 8 (10.81%) Cacti
5 8 (10.81%) Ganglia
6 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
7 4 (5.41%) TeMIP
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (5.41%) SCCM
7 4 (5.41%) SCOM
7 4 (5.41%) HP NNM
7 4 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (5.41%) OVPI
8 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) IBM
3 17 (22.97%) HP
3 17 (22.97%) EMC
4 12 (16.22%) BMC
5 9 (12.16%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (12.16%) Ericsson
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco
6 8 (10.81%) Symantec
6 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.81%) Splunk
7 6 (8.11%) Sun
7 6 (8.11%) Fujitsu
7 6 (8.11%) Huawei
8 5 (6.76%) Brocade
8 5 (6.76%) NetCracker
8 5 (6.76%) VMware
8 5 (6.76%) Cramer
8 5 (6.76%) Amdocs
8 5 (6.76%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago