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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 119 108 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 28 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 1.64% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.95% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 27
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.75%
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
1805 1999 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.22% 84.13% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1352 1367
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (53.13%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) Puppet
3 29 (45.31%) Perl
4 26 (40.63%) Python
5 23 (35.94%) MySQL
6 21 (32.81%) OpenStack
7 20 (31.25%) High Availability
8 19 (29.69%) Apache
8 19 (29.69%) VMware
9 18 (28.13%) SMTP
9 18 (28.13%) DNS
9 18 (28.13%) SSL
9 18 (28.13%) Red Hat
10 17 (26.56%) Nagios
11 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 16 (25.00%) LAMP
12 15 (23.44%) HTTP
12 15 (23.44%) Unix
12 15 (23.44%) Bash Shell
13 14 (21.88%) CentOS
13 14 (21.88%) SQL
13 14 (21.88%) Internet
14 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
14 13 (20.31%) Degree
14 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (18.75%) Cacti
15 12 (18.75%) Capacity Management
15 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (18.75%) Incident Management
15 12 (18.75%) JBoss

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (32.81%) OpenStack
2 19 (29.69%) Apache
3 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
4 12 (18.75%) JBoss
4 12 (18.75%) WebLogic
5 11 (17.19%) nginx
6 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.56%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.56%) Drupal
7 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.56%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.06%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Taleo
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) DNS
1 18 (28.13%) SMTP
1 18 (28.13%) SSL
2 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (23.44%) HTTP
4 14 (21.88%) Internet
5 12 (18.75%) BGP
5 12 (18.75%) OSPF
6 10 (15.63%) LDAP
7 8 (12.50%) IPsec
7 8 (12.50%) LAN
7 8 (12.50%) MPLS
7 8 (12.50%) VPN
7 8 (12.50%) VXLAN
7 8 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (4.69%) Diameter Protocol
9 3 (4.69%) SNMP
9 3 (4.69%) VoIP
10 2 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) Big Data
3 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.69%) QlikView
5 2 (3.13%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (4.69%) Artifactory
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (15.63%) Back Office
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Applications Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Applications Support
3 10 (15.63%) Applications Support Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Back Office Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support
4 8 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Web Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Associate Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) LAMP
2 12 (18.75%) Web Services
3 11 (17.19%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (15.63%) MCollective
5 5 (7.81%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (1.56%) libvirt
7 1 (1.56%) RESTful
7 1 (1.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) Statistics
5 2 (3.13%) CMDB
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.13%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Unix
3 14 (21.88%) CentOS
4 12 (18.75%) Windows
5 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.56%) OpenBSD
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) High Availability
2 12 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 12 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 11 (17.19%) Fault Management
4 10 (15.63%) Functional Testing
4 10 (15.63%) Network Design
5 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) Migration
7 7 (10.94%) Open Source
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Change Control
8 6 (9.38%) Operations Management
8 6 (9.38%) Software Deployment
8 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.81%) ITIL
9 5 (7.81%) Validation
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.25%) Information Security
10 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) Perl
2 26 (40.63%) Python
3 15 (23.44%) Bash Shell
4 14 (21.88%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 8 (12.50%) CCIE
2 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 3 (4.69%) CITP
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) qmail
1 10 (15.63%) Squid
2 8 (12.50%) iptables
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Ceph
6 1 (1.56%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.56%) KVM
6 1 (1.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (51.56%) Puppet
2 17 (26.56%) Nagios
3 12 (18.75%) Cacti
3 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (17.19%) Ganglia
5 10 (15.63%) collectd
5 10 (15.63%) Graphite
5 10 (15.63%) logstash
5 10 (15.63%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.56%) BMC Marimba
7 1 (1.56%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.56%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.56%) Ganeti
7 1 (1.56%) OpenView
7 1 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) VMware
2 18 (28.13%) Red Hat
3 12 (18.75%) Cisco
3 12 (18.75%) Forcepoint
4 11 (17.19%) Splunk
5 8 (12.50%) Juniper
6 7 (10.94%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.69%) Dell
8 3 (4.69%) Huawei
8 3 (4.69%) Informatica
9 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.13%) Sun
10 1 (1.56%) BMC
10 1 (1.56%) ESRI
10 1 (1.56%) HP
10 1 (1.56%) IBM
10 1 (1.56%) SAP
10 1 (1.56%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ashton Consulting Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago