The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 131 131 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 32 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.93% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.16% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 24
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £54,998 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
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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 July 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 31 July 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 -11 21 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Edinburgh -15 8 £36,000 +6.66% 2
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (45.59%) ITIL
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 22 (32.35%) SQL
4 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.00%) Change Management
5 17 (25.00%) Finance
6 15 (22.06%) Service Management
6 15 (22.06%) Linux
7 14 (20.59%) Oracle
8 10 (14.71%) OO
8 10 (14.71%) Subversion
8 10 (14.71%) Degree
8 10 (14.71%) Release Management
8 10 (14.71%) Puppet
8 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
10 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.29%) HTML
10 7 (10.29%) J2EE
10 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
10 7 (10.29%) UNIX
10 7 (10.29%) Windows
10 7 (10.29%) Web Services
10 7 (10.29%) ITSM
11 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
11 6 (8.82%) XML
11 6 (8.82%) Perl
11 6 (8.82%) MySQL
11 6 (8.82%) OOD

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (5.88%) Apache
1 4 (5.88%) SAS
1 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) Lync
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Jetty
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) SSL
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.47%) SNMP
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) IPsec
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.82%) MySQL
2 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Subversion
2 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.94%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Behat
5 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.47%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Developer
3 6 (8.82%) Release Manager
3 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Head of Architecture
5 4 (5.88%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Development Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Change and Release Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Change Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Release Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Service Management Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) HTML
1 7 (10.29%) J2EE
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 6 (8.82%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) Spring
3 5 (7.35%) Middleware
4 4 (5.88%) XSLT
4 4 (5.88%) jQuery
4 4 (5.88%) Spring MVC
5 3 (4.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.47%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.47%) Symfony
6 1 (1.47%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.47%) Django
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.47%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Replication
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
3 1 (1.47%) Tandem
3 1 (1.47%) Blog
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) UNIX
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Debian
3 4 (5.88%) AIX
3 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Change Management
3 15 (22.06%) Service Management
4 10 (14.71%) OO
4 10 (14.71%) Release Management
5 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.29%) ITSM
6 6 (8.82%) OOD
6 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.82%) Change Control
7 5 (7.35%) DevOps
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) SOA
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
6 5 (7.35%) Python
7 4 (5.88%) Ruby
8 3 (4.41%) VB
8 3 (4.41%) C
8 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.94%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.88%) MOS
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) RHCE
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Samba
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Puppet
1 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.88%) Ansible
3 3 (4.41%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.94%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) Cacti
4 2 (2.94%) Munin
4 2 (2.94%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) IBM
5 2 (2.94%) Sybase
6 1 (1.47%) Facebook
6 1 (1.47%) Twitter
6 1 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.47%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.47%) Pega
6 1 (1.47%) Zend
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee
6 1 (1.47%) Websense
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods
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