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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 114 107 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 26 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 1.37% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.91% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 33
Average salary £34,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1823 1672 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.05% 71.70% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1287 1371
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) SC Cleared
2 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
3 21 (33.87%) Puppet
4 20 (32.26%) ITIL
5 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (27.42%) Perl
6 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.81%) DV Cleared
8 15 (24.19%) MySQL
8 15 (24.19%) Windows
9 14 (22.58%) HP
9 14 (22.58%) DevOps
10 13 (20.97%) SaaS
10 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (20.97%) Web Services
10 13 (20.97%) MCSE
11 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.35%) EMC
11 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
12 11 (17.74%) Project Management
12 11 (17.74%) MCP
12 11 (17.74%) Python
12 11 (17.74%) Change Control
12 11 (17.74%) Ruby
13 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
13 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
14 9 (14.52%) Service Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (14.52%) Apache
2 7 (11.29%) Drupal
2 7 (11.29%) nginx
2 7 (11.29%) Eucalyptus
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.45%) Documentum
4 4 (6.45%) MS Project Server
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) SaaS
2 9 (14.52%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.06%) PaaS
4 4 (6.45%) IaaS
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.23%) CloudFront
5 2 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.68%) OSPF
1 6 (9.68%) BGP
2 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 4 (6.45%) NAS
3 4 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) SNMP
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) MySQL
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) EDRMS
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) Subversion
3 4 (6.45%) RSpec
4 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.23%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Military
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.29%) Technical Support
3 7 (11.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Security Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Change Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Applications Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Applications Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) Web Services
2 7 (11.29%) Sensu
3 5 (8.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Open Source
2 6 (9.68%) CMDB
3 5 (8.06%) Replication
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.68%) CentOS
5 6 (9.68%) UNIX
6 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL
2 14 (22.58%) DevOps
3 11 (17.74%) Change Control
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 9 (14.52%) Service Management
6 8 (12.90%) SOA
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.29%) Resource Management
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.68%) ITSM
9 5 (8.06%) Change Management
9 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.06%) Network Management
10 4 (6.45%) Fault Management
10 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.45%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) Perl
2 11 (17.74%) Python
2 11 (17.74%) Ruby
3 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.29%) PHP
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 3 (4.84%) Java
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) SC Cleared
1 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.81%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.97%) MCSE
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (17.74%) MCP
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.68%) RHCE
7 5 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
2 6 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Varnish
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) Postfix
4 2 (3.23%) Sendmail
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
4 2 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) Puppet
2 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (14.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (12.90%) Nagios
4 8 (12.90%) OpenView
4 8 (12.90%) Cacti
5 7 (11.29%) Ganglia
6 4 (6.45%) NSN NetAct
6 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.45%) SCCM
6 4 (6.45%) SCOM
6 4 (6.45%) Tivoli
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (6.45%) Netcool
7 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.61%) OVPI
9 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.61%) HP NNM
9 1 (1.61%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) HP
3 12 (19.35%) EMC
4 9 (14.52%) IBM
5 8 (12.90%) BMC
5 8 (12.90%) Symantec
6 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 7 (11.29%) Splunk
7 6 (9.68%) Fujitsu
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.06%) Huawei
8 5 (8.06%) Brocade
8 5 (8.06%) Sun
9 4 (6.45%) StorageTek
9 4 (6.45%) Ericsson
9 4 (6.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (4.84%) Remedy
10 3 (4.84%) Cramer
10 3 (4.84%) VMware
10 3 (4.84%) Amdocs
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
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