The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 104 132 112
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 1.01% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.24% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 23
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Configuration Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2673 2663 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.13% 81.34% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1698 1713
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Scotland region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +22 25 £38,500 +8.45% 2
Edinburgh +9 25 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Aberdeen +6 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (52.87%) Java
2 37 (42.53%) Linux
3 26 (29.89%) ITIL
4 24 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
6 22 (25.29%) Python
7 21 (24.14%) SQL
7 21 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
8 20 (22.99%) Puppet
8 20 (22.99%) Web Services
8 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (21.84%) Finance
9 19 (21.84%) DevOps
10 17 (19.54%) CSS
10 17 (19.54%) HTML
10 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (18.39%) Subversion
11 16 (18.39%) Windows
12 15 (17.24%) Degree
13 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
13 14 (16.09%) MVC
14 13 (14.94%) HTML5
15 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
15 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (13.79%) OO
15 12 (13.79%) Apache
16 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
16 11 (12.64%) Sybase

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (13.79%) Apache
2 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.75%) nginx
5 4 (4.60%) Jetty
5 4 (4.60%) IIS
6 2 (2.30%) CICS
6 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.15%) Confluence
7 1 (1.15%) Lync
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.15%) JBoss
7 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.60%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 5 (5.75%) DHCP
3 5 (5.75%) HTTP
4 4 (4.60%) IPsec
4 4 (4.60%) FTP
4 4 (4.60%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) Firewall
5 1 (1.15%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) SMTP
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.20%) MySQL
4 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.15%) Redis
8 1 (1.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Subversion
2 11 (12.64%) JIRA
3 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.15%) Behat
6 1 (1.15%) QUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Selenium
6 1 (1.15%) JUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Games
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
4 6 (6.90%) Banking
5 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.60%) German Language
6 4 (4.60%) Italian Language
6 4 (4.60%) Turkish Language
7 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.09%) Developer
2 9 (10.34%) Analyst
3 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.90%) Tester
4 6 (6.90%) Administrator
5 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.75%) Development Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Head of Architecture
5 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.30%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) Web Services
2 17 (19.54%) CSS
2 17 (19.54%) HTML
3 13 (14.94%) HTML5
4 11 (12.64%) CSS3
5 10 (11.49%) Struts
5 10 (11.49%) Spring MVC
5 10 (11.49%) JPA
5 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
5 10 (11.49%) Spring
6 9 (10.34%) .NET
7 7 (8.05%) Java EE
8 6 (6.90%) XML
9 5 (5.75%) J2EE
9 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.75%) Middleware
10 4 (4.60%) LAMP
10 4 (4.60%) Servlets
10 4 (4.60%) RESTful
10 4 (4.60%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Replication
1 7 (8.05%) Xbox
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Blog
3 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.45%) CMDB
4 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.30%) Open Source
5 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.53%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) Windows
3 11 (12.64%) UNIX
4 4 (4.60%) Debian
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.45%) Solaris
6 2 (2.30%) AIX
6 2 (2.30%) zOS
6 2 (2.30%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.84%) DevOps
4 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (16.09%) MVC
6 12 (13.79%) OO
6 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.64%) TDD
8 10 (11.49%) Change Management
8 10 (11.49%) Analytics
9 9 (10.34%) Release Management
9 9 (10.34%) OOD
10 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
10 8 (9.20%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.20%) Coaching
11 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.05%) Business Development
11 7 (8.05%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) Java
2 24 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.29%) Python
4 21 (24.14%) SQL
5 11 (12.64%) Ruby
6 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.90%) C#
6 6 (6.90%) C++
6 6 (6.90%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) C
8 3 (3.45%) VB
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.30%) R
9 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) COBOL
9 2 (2.30%) REXX
10 1 (1.15%) Korn
10 1 (1.15%) Lua
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) RHCE
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) Xen
3 2 (2.30%) RACF
3 2 (2.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.15%) NFS
4 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Firmware
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (22.99%) Puppet
3 10 (11.49%) Ansible
4 7 (8.05%) Nagios
4 7 (8.05%) Munin
5 4 (4.60%) Graphite
5 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.45%) Cacti
7 2 (2.30%) CA Endevor
7 2 (2.30%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (1.15%) SCCM
8 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.15%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Sybase
3 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.75%) VMware
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 4 (4.60%) Google
6 2 (2.30%) Apple
6 2 (2.30%) BMC
6 2 (2.30%) CA
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Intel
7 1 (1.15%) Veritas
7 1 (1.15%) Zend
7 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
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Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 days ago