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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 96 75 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 41 67 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 3.00% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 3.83% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 14
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -1.23%
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
1872 1749 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.72% 78.22% 73.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1308 1197
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 26 February 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 38 (41.76%) Security Cleared
2 35 (38.46%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.07%) DV Cleared
4 30 (32.97%) HP
4 30 (32.97%) ITIL
5 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
6 23 (25.27%) SC Cleared
7 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (23.08%) SQL
9 18 (19.78%) Linux
9 18 (19.78%) DevOps
10 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
11 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (17.58%) IIS
11 16 (17.58%) MCSE
12 15 (16.48%) EMC
13 14 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (15.38%) Puppet
14 13 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
14 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.29%) Web Services
14 13 (14.29%) Java
15 12 (13.19%) Perl
15 12 (13.19%) MCP
15 12 (13.19%) Ubuntu
15 12 (13.19%) Capacity Management
16 11 (12.09%) Enterprise Storage

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 16 (17.58%) IIS
2 7 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) Documentum
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.10%) WordPress
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.69%) MS Office
4 4 (4.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) SaaS
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.30%) Terremark
3 3 (3.30%) PaaS
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) SAN
1 11 (12.09%) NAS
1 11 (12.09%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (6.59%) SMTP
2 6 (6.59%) HTTP
2 6 (6.59%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) OpenFlow
4 2 (2.20%) Wireless
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) Intranet
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Billing
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (16.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Storage Support Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Storage Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) SAN Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) EMC Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.79%) Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) Web Services
2 11 (12.09%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) Java EE
4 6 (6.59%) HTML
4 6 (6.59%) Spring
5 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.40%) CSS
6 4 (4.40%) jQuery
6 4 (4.40%) HTML5
6 4 (4.40%) CSS3
6 4 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.30%) J2EE
8 1 (1.10%) XML
8 1 (1.10%) LAMP
8 1 (1.10%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) Replication
2 11 (12.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (7.69%) Open Source
3 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) CMDB
4 3 (3.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Linux
3 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
4 12 (13.19%) Ubuntu
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.30%) SUSE
9 3 (3.30%) UNIX
9 3 (3.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.10%) VMS
10 1 (1.10%) Debian
10 1 (1.10%) OpenBSD
10 1 (1.10%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 18 (19.78%) DevOps
3 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (13.19%) Capacity Management
6 11 (12.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.99%) Project Management
7 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.79%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.69%) UML
10 7 (7.69%) OOD
10 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.59%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.59%) eTOM
11 6 (6.59%) Operations Management
12 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
12 5 (5.49%) Integration Testing
13 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) Java
2 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.19%) Perl
4 9 (9.89%) Python
4 9 (9.89%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.07%) DV Cleared
3 23 (25.27%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) MCSE
4 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (13.19%) MCP
6 10 (10.99%) Degree
7 8 (8.79%) A+ Certification
8 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.40%) ISEB
9 4 (4.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.40%) vSphere
3 2 (2.20%) KVM
4 1 (1.10%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (15.38%) Puppet
2 13 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.09%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (7.69%) Nagios
5 6 (6.59%) Zenoss
6 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (4.40%) SCCM
6 4 (4.40%) SCOM
7 3 (3.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (3.30%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.10%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.10%) collectd
8 1 (1.10%) Ganeti
8 1 (1.10%) Graphite
8 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.97%) HP
3 15 (16.48%) EMC
4 11 (12.09%) StorageTek
4 11 (12.09%) Sun
4 11 (12.09%) Brocade
5 8 (8.79%) Symantec
6 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) VMware
8 4 (4.40%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.30%) Serena
9 3 (3.30%) Google
9 3 (3.30%) Remedy
9 3 (3.30%) Borland
10 1 (1.10%) Ariba
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, UK or Bristol, UK
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago