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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 103 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 37 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.48% 1.73% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.32% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 26
Average salary £39,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.70% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
1920 1682 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.02% 74.46% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1317 1283
Average salary £51,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 20 (31.75%) MCSE
4 20 (31.75%) Linux
4 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
4 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (30.16%) DV Cleared
6 15 (23.81%) EMC
6 15 (23.81%) MCP
7 14 (22.22%) Puppet
8 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
8 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
8 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
8 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (19.05%) HP
9 12 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (17.46%) SaaS
10 11 (17.46%) Perl
10 11 (17.46%) SQL
11 10 (15.87%) Project Management
12 9 (14.29%) Finance
12 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 9 (14.29%) SLA
12 9 (14.29%) Network Management
13 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
1 8 (12.70%) Documentum
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.94%) MS Project
4 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) SaaS
2 4 (6.35%) PaaS
2 4 (6.35%) IaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) BGP
1 5 (7.94%) OSPF
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) NAS
2 4 (6.35%) SAN
3 3 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 2 (3.17%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) SNMP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) RSpec
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 3 (4.76%) Billing
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Military
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Support Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) Java EE
2 2 (3.17%) Spring
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) CSS3
3 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (6.35%) CMDB
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.52%) UNIX
7 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.94%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) SUSE
8 1 (1.59%) Debian
8 1 (1.59%) OpenBSD
8 1 (1.59%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
8 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
3 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.29%) Network Management
5 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Service Management
6 7 (11.11%) SOA
6 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.11%) DevOps
6 7 (11.11%) Change Control
7 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.94%) Resource Management
7 5 (7.94%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Perl
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.94%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) Python
3 5 (7.94%) Ruby
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (31.75%) MCSE
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (30.16%) DV Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) MCP
5 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.94%) RHCE
6 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.94%) Degree
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.76%) ISEB
7 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.76%) KVM
5 2 (3.17%) Postfix
5 2 (3.17%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Puppet
2 12 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.70%) SCCM
3 8 (12.70%) SCOM
3 8 (12.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (7.94%) NetBackup
5 4 (6.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (4.76%) Tivoli
6 3 (4.76%) Netcool
6 3 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.59%) Nagios
8 1 (1.59%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.59%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) EMC
3 12 (19.05%) HP
4 7 (11.11%) Symantec
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
5 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.94%) VMware
7 4 (6.35%) Brocade
7 4 (6.35%) Sun
7 4 (6.35%) StorageTek
7 4 (6.35%) Remedy
8 3 (4.76%) Amdocs
8 3 (4.76%) Cramer
8 3 (4.76%) Ericsson
8 3 (4.76%) Huawei
8 3 (4.76%) NetCracker
8 3 (4.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.17%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 18 days ago