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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 72 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 71 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.17% 1.05% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 1.36% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 26
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -32.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £38,200 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1827 1914 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.53% 77.05% 74.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1327 1304
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 64 (45.07%) Linux
2 61 (42.96%) Puppet
3 45 (31.69%) Python
3 45 (31.69%) Apache
4 43 (30.28%) Perl
5 41 (28.87%) MySQL
6 39 (27.46%) DNS
7 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
8 36 (25.35%) Nagios
9 35 (24.65%) VMware
10 34 (23.94%) HP
11 33 (23.24%) SMTP
11 33 (23.24%) Windows
12 32 (22.54%) DV Cleared
13 31 (21.83%) Opscode Chef
14 30 (21.13%) Tomcat
15 29 (20.42%) SC Cleared
16 28 (19.72%) HTTP
16 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 28 (19.72%) WebLogic
16 28 (19.72%) Web Services
16 28 (19.72%) ITIL
16 28 (19.72%) Capacity Management
17 27 (19.01%) TCP/IP
18 26 (18.31%) Cacti
18 26 (18.31%) Degree
19 24 (16.90%) Ganglia
19 24 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
20 23 (16.20%) ZABBIX
20 23 (16.20%) OpenStack

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (31.69%) Apache
2 30 (21.13%) Tomcat
3 28 (19.72%) WebLogic
4 23 (16.20%) OpenStack
5 22 (15.49%) JBoss
6 19 (13.38%) nginx
7 7 (4.93%) IIS
8 6 (4.23%) Apache Solr
8 6 (4.23%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (4.23%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (4.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (3.52%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (2.11%) CMS
12 2 (1.41%) Eucalyptus
12 2 (1.41%) Drupal
12 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.11%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) SaaS
2 7 (4.93%) PaaS
3 6 (4.23%) GitHub
3 6 (4.23%) IaaS
4 5 (3.52%) Taleo
5 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.46%) DNS
2 33 (23.24%) SMTP
3 28 (19.72%) HTTP
4 27 (19.01%) TCP/IP
5 22 (15.49%) SSL
6 17 (11.97%) LDAP
7 15 (10.56%) Internet
7 15 (10.56%) SAN
7 15 (10.56%) NAS
8 11 (7.75%) SNMP
8 11 (7.75%) VoIP
8 11 (7.75%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (7.75%) Diameter Protocol
9 9 (6.34%) DHCP
10 7 (4.93%) BGP
10 7 (4.93%) OSPF
11 6 (4.23%) SSH
12 5 (3.52%) LAN
12 5 (3.52%) VPN
12 5 (3.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.87%) MySQL
2 12 (8.45%) Big Data
3 10 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.23%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (4.23%) Essbase
6 5 (3.52%) DB2
6 5 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.11%) Subversion
3 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.70%) Hudson
4 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (11.27%) Front Office
2 15 (10.56%) Back Office
3 13 (9.15%) Manufacturing
4 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.34%) Finance
6 6 (4.23%) Law
7 3 (2.11%) Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) Support Engineer
2 15 (10.56%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (9.15%) Consultant
3 13 (9.15%) Applications Support
3 13 (9.15%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (8.45%) Administrator
5 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (7.75%) Applications Support Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Senior Support Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) EMC Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Storage Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) SAN Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Storage Support Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) Back Office Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) Web Services
2 16 (11.27%) MCollective
3 8 (5.63%) .NET
4 6 (4.23%) WebCenter
4 6 (4.23%) Memcached
4 6 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (4.23%) Middleware
4 6 (4.23%) Esper
5 5 (3.52%) RESTful
6 2 (1.41%) Sensu
7 1 (0.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Statistics
2 19 (13.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.38%) Data Centre
3 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.15%) Replication
5 11 (7.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.82%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.82%) CMDB
8 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.41%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) GIS
10 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.07%) Linux
2 33 (23.24%) Windows
3 21 (14.79%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.86%) CentOS
5 12 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.45%) UNIX
6 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.41%) SUSE
7 2 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.72%) ITIL
1 28 (19.72%) Capacity Management
2 22 (15.49%) DevOps
3 19 (13.38%) Incident Management
4 17 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (10.56%) Validation
6 15 (10.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (9.86%) Fault Management
7 14 (9.86%) Network Design
8 13 (9.15%) E-Procurement
8 13 (9.15%) Procure-to-pay
8 13 (9.15%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (9.15%) Functional Testing
9 11 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.75%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.04%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.34%) Performance Management
12 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.69%) Python
2 43 (30.28%) Perl
3 16 (11.27%) Java
4 14 (9.86%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.75%) SQL
6 10 (7.04%) PHP
7 6 (4.23%) Ruby
8 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
2 32 (22.54%) DV Cleared
3 29 (20.42%) SC Cleared
4 26 (18.31%) Degree
5 11 (7.75%) A+ Certification
6 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (7.04%) MCP
6 10 (7.04%) MCSE
7 5 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.52%) CCIE
7 5 (3.52%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.97%) qmail
2 17 (11.97%) Squid
3 13 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.23%) Xen
4 6 (4.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (3.52%) iptables
5 5 (3.52%) XenServer
6 4 (2.82%) vSphere
6 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.41%) Varnish
7 2 (1.41%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 61 (42.96%) Puppet
2 36 (25.35%) Nagios
3 31 (21.83%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (18.31%) Cacti
5 24 (16.90%) Ganglia
6 23 (16.20%) ZABBIX
7 22 (15.49%) collectd
7 22 (15.49%) logstash
7 22 (15.49%) Graphite
8 11 (7.75%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (4.23%) Salt
10 5 (3.52%) Ansible
10 5 (3.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (2.82%) Rundeck
12 2 (1.41%) Zenoss
12 2 (1.41%) BMC Marimba
12 2 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 2 (1.41%) OpenView
12 2 (1.41%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) VMware
2 34 (23.94%) HP
3 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.68%) Splunk
5 16 (11.27%) Oracle
5 16 (11.27%) Sun
5 16 (11.27%) Red Hat
6 14 (9.86%) SAP
7 13 (9.15%) Ariba
8 12 (8.45%) Symantec
9 11 (7.75%) StorageTek
9 11 (7.75%) EMC
9 11 (7.75%) Brocade
10 9 (6.34%) Huawei
11 7 (4.93%) Cisco
11 7 (4.93%) Websense
12 5 (3.52%) BMC
12 5 (3.52%) Juniper
13 4 (2.82%) Dell
14 3 (2.11%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago