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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 105 154 108
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -46
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.61% 0.58% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.71% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 24
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,600 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
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
2678 3109 2372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.75% 81.92% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 2032 1399
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
Edinburgh +21 28 £50,000 +12.35% 7
Glasgow +32 23 £50,000 +38.88% 4
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 55 (57.29%) Finance
2 45 (46.88%) Web Services
2 45 (46.88%) Linux
3 43 (44.79%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (42.71%) Java
5 36 (37.50%) Python
5 36 (37.50%) Puppet
6 34 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (35.42%) Banking
7 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 32 (33.33%) DevOps
9 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
10 27 (28.13%) Ruby
11 20 (20.83%) Nagios
12 19 (19.79%) Degree
13 18 (18.75%) Munin
13 18 (18.75%) Graphite
14 17 (17.71%) Capacity Management
15 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (13.54%) HTML
17 12 (12.50%) Windows
17 12 (12.50%) CSS
17 12 (12.50%) TDD
17 12 (12.50%) Relational Database
18 11 (11.46%) ITIL
19 10 (10.42%) SQL
19 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
19 10 (10.42%) Subversion
20 9 (9.38%) Analytics

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (5.21%) Apache
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.04%) Lync
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) CICS
5 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 43 (44.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Firewall
2 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 6 (6.25%) DNS
3 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.21%) SMTP
4 4 (4.17%) SAN
5 3 (3.13%) NAS
5 3 (3.13%) SNMP
5 3 (3.13%) LDAP
5 3 (3.13%) SSL
6 1 (1.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) DB2
5 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Subversion
2 7 (7.29%) JIRA
3 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.13%) Gradle
4 3 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (1.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) PVCS
5 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.04%) QUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 55 (57.29%) Finance
2 34 (35.42%) Banking
3 32 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.29%) Games
5 6 (6.25%) Marketing
6 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (9.38%) Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Administrator
5 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.21%) Development Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Tester
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Development Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.08%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.08%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.08%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.08%) Junior
9 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (46.88%) Web Services
2 13 (13.54%) HTML
3 12 (12.50%) CSS
4 8 (8.33%) HTML5
5 7 (7.29%) CSS3
6 6 (6.25%) Struts
6 6 (6.25%) JPA
6 6 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.25%) Spring
7 4 (4.17%) Java EE
8 3 (3.13%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) X-Windows
8 3 (3.13%) RESTful
8 3 (3.13%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.08%) .NET
10 1 (1.04%) J2EE
10 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.04%) JDBC
10 1 (1.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Xbox
2 5 (5.21%) Open Source
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Replication
5 2 (2.08%) CMDB
5 2 (2.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.88%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.21%) CentOS
3 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.17%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Debian
5 2 (2.08%) AIX
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) zOS
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) DevOps
3 17 (17.71%) Capacity Management
4 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.50%) TDD
6 11 (11.46%) ITIL
7 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.38%) Analytics
9 8 (8.33%) Project Management
9 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.29%) MVC
10 7 (7.29%) OO
10 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.25%) Web Development
11 6 (6.25%) OOD
11 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.21%) Business Development
13 4 (4.17%) Operations Management
13 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) Java
2 36 (37.50%) Python
3 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
4 27 (28.13%) Ruby
5 10 (10.42%) SQL
6 5 (5.21%) PHP
7 4 (4.17%) Perl
8 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.08%) R
9 2 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (1.04%) COBOL
10 1 (1.04%) C
10 1 (1.04%) C#
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) REXX
10 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) MCSE
2 1 (1.04%) CCNA
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) LXC
3 2 (2.08%) NFS
3 2 (2.08%) Docker
4 1 (1.04%) RACF
4 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 36 (37.50%) Puppet
2 34 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (20.83%) Nagios
4 18 (18.75%) Munin
4 18 (18.75%) Graphite
5 5 (5.21%) Ansible
6 3 (3.13%) Capistrano
6 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.04%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.04%) CA Endevor
7 1 (1.04%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Sybase
3 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) Google
5 3 (3.13%) Veritas
6 2 (2.08%) Splunk
6 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.04%) F5
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) BMC
7 1 (1.04%) CA
7 1 (1.04%) Epicor
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