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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 137 121 111
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 36 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.94% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.18% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 21
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £23,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £58,598 £42,500
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
3017 2630 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.78% 79.91% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1724 1651
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 24 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 24 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 -10 19 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Edinburgh -9 8 £36,000 +10.76%
Stirling - 4 £52,500 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 29 (44.62%) ITIL
2 27 (41.54%) Java
3 22 (33.85%) SQL
4 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 17 (26.15%) Change Management
5 17 (26.15%) Finance
6 15 (23.08%) Service Management
7 14 (21.54%) Linux
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle
8 10 (15.38%) OO
8 10 (15.38%) Subversion
8 10 (15.38%) Degree
8 10 (15.38%) Release Management
9 9 (13.85%) Puppet
9 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
10 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
11 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.77%) HTML
11 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.77%) UNIX
11 7 (10.77%) Web Services
11 7 (10.77%) ITSM
12 6 (9.23%) XML
12 6 (9.23%) Windows
12 6 (9.23%) Perl
12 6 (9.23%) J2EE
12 6 (9.23%) MySQL
12 6 (9.23%) OOD
12 6 (9.23%) Red Hat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (6.15%) SAS
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Lync
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Project
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) SSL
4 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.54%) SNMP
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) Broadband
4 1 (1.54%) FTP
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Subversion
2 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Behat
5 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Release Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Head of Architecture
5 4 (6.15%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Change and Release Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Service Management Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Development Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Change Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
1 7 (10.77%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) XML
2 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 6 (9.23%) Spring
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) Middleware
4 4 (6.15%) XSLT
4 4 (6.15%) jQuery
4 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
5 3 (4.62%) LAMP
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.54%) Symfony
6 1 (1.54%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.54%) Django
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Tandem
3 1 (1.54%) Social Media
3 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) UNIX
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) Debian
4 4 (6.15%) AIX
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) ITIL
2 17 (26.15%) Change Management
3 15 (23.08%) Service Management
4 10 (15.38%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) Release Management
5 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.77%) ITSM
6 6 (9.23%) OOD
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) Change Control
7 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.69%) MVC
8 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) SOA
8 4 (6.15%) DevOps
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Java
2 22 (33.85%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 3 (4.62%) VB
8 3 (4.62%) C
8 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MOS
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) RHCE
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) MCITP
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Samba
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Puppet
1 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 3 (4.62%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
3 2 (3.08%) Cacti
3 2 (3.08%) Munin
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.62%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Sybase
6 1 (1.54%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.54%) Facebook
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.54%) Zend
6 1 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.54%) Pega
6 1 (1.54%) BEA
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Websense
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee
6 1 (1.54%) webMethods
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