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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 92 80 101
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 41 63 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.71% 2.74% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 3.48% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 15
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
1923 1811 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.43% 78.77% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1377 1223
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 31 (37.35%) Windows
1 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 30 (36.14%) Security Cleared
3 26 (31.33%) ITIL
4 25 (30.12%) DV Cleared
5 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
6 22 (26.51%) HP
7 20 (24.10%) SQL
7 20 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared
9 18 (21.69%) Linux
10 15 (18.07%) MCSE
10 15 (18.07%) IIS
10 15 (18.07%) EMC
10 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.07%) DevOps
11 14 (16.87%) Puppet
11 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
12 13 (15.66%) Perl
12 13 (15.66%) Web Services
13 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
13 12 (14.46%) Degree
13 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (14.46%) Java
13 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.46%) Service Delivery
13 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
14 11 (13.25%) Project Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (18.07%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) Documentum
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.02%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) SaaS
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.61%) Terremark
3 3 (3.61%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) SAN
1 9 (10.84%) NAS
1 9 (10.84%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (7.23%) SMTP
2 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 6 (7.23%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) OpenFlow
4 2 (2.41%) Wireless
4 2 (2.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Billing
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Support Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (16.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Storage Support Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Consultant
4 9 (10.84%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) SAN Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) EMC Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Field Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) Web Services
2 10 (12.05%) .NET
3 7 (8.43%) Java EE
4 6 (7.23%) Spring
5 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.02%) HTML
6 4 (4.82%) CSS
6 4 (4.82%) jQuery
6 4 (4.82%) HTML5
6 4 (4.82%) CSS3
6 4 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.61%) J2EE
8 1 (1.20%) LAMP
8 1 (1.20%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Replication
2 9 (10.84%) Open Source
2 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) CMDB
5 3 (3.61%) User Experience
6 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Windows
2 18 (21.69%) Linux
3 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.25%) Ubuntu
4 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.61%) SUSE
8 3 (3.61%) UNIX
8 3 (3.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) Debian
9 1 (1.20%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.20%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) ITIL
2 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.07%) DevOps
3 12 (14.46%) Service Delivery
3 12 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (13.25%) Project Management
5 10 (12.05%) Capacity Management
6 9 (10.84%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.43%) UML
8 7 (8.43%) OOD
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.43%) eTOM
9 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.23%) Operations Management
10 5 (6.02%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.02%) Network Management
11 4 (4.82%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) Perl
3 12 (14.46%) Java
3 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.84%) Python
6 6 (7.23%) PHP
7 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (36.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (30.12%) DV Cleared
3 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared
4 15 (18.07%) MCSE
4 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (14.46%) Degree
6 11 (13.25%) MCP
7 5 (6.02%) A+ Certification
7 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.82%) ISEB
8 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) vSphere
2 4 (4.82%) KVM
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Puppet
2 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (7.23%) Nagios
5 5 (6.02%) Zenoss
5 5 (6.02%) SCCM
5 5 (6.02%) SCOM
5 5 (6.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (2.41%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.20%) Netcool
9 1 (1.20%) Cacti
9 1 (1.20%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (1.20%) Ganeti
9 1 (1.20%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.51%) HP
3 15 (18.07%) EMC
4 9 (10.84%) StorageTek
4 9 (10.84%) Sun
4 9 (10.84%) Brocade
5 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.23%) Symantec
6 4 (4.82%) Remedy
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Borland
7 3 (3.61%) Google
7 3 (3.61%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.41%) Serena
9 1 (1.20%) NetCracker
9 1 (1.20%) Amdocs
9 1 (1.20%) Cramer
9 1 (1.20%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco
9 1 (1.20%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago