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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 99 130 105
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 57 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.83% 0.85% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.04% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 18
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +15.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
2638 2689 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.91% 81.56% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1733 1614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £27,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Glasgow +33 28 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Edinburgh +20 28 £47,500 +24.18% 4
Aberdeen +5 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (49.49%) Java
2 43 (43.43%) Linux
3 37 (37.37%) Web Services
3 37 (37.37%) Finance
4 32 (32.32%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 30 (30.30%) Python
6 26 (26.26%) Puppet
6 26 (26.26%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (24.24%) DevOps
8 21 (21.21%) ITIL
8 21 (21.21%) Banking
9 20 (20.20%) SQL
9 20 (20.20%) Relational Database
10 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.19%) Telecoms
10 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (18.18%) Degree
11 18 (18.18%) Windows
12 17 (17.17%) HTML
12 17 (17.17%) CSS
13 16 (16.16%) Ruby
14 14 (14.14%) Subversion
14 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
15 13 (13.13%) MVC
15 13 (13.13%) HTML5
16 12 (12.12%) Nagios
16 12 (12.12%) TDD
16 12 (12.12%) Munin

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.09%) Apache
3 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.05%) nginx
5 4 (4.04%) Jetty
5 4 (4.04%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) CICS
6 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.01%) Confluence
7 1 (1.01%) Lync
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.01%) JBoss
7 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.32%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.08%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.04%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
1 8 (8.08%) DNS
2 7 (7.07%) HTTP
3 5 (5.05%) DHCP
4 4 (4.04%) FTP
4 4 (4.04%) Firewall
4 4 (4.04%) IPsec
5 3 (3.03%) SMTP
6 2 (2.02%) SSL
6 2 (2.02%) SAN
6 2 (2.02%) SNMP
6 2 (2.02%) NAS
7 1 (1.01%) Network Security
7 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) Relational Database
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.05%) MySQL
7 3 (3.03%) Big Data
7 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.02%) DB2
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.01%) Redis
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Subversion
2 11 (11.11%) JIRA
3 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.01%) QUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Gradle
5 1 (1.01%) Selenium
5 1 (1.01%) Maven
5 1 (1.01%) JUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.01%) PVCS
5 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 21 (21.21%) Banking
3 19 (19.19%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.09%) Games
5 8 (8.08%) Marketing
6 4 (4.04%) German Language
6 4 (4.04%) Italian Language
6 4 (4.04%) Turkish Language
7 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (14.14%) Developer
2 11 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 7 (7.07%) Analyst
3 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.06%) Administrator
4 6 (6.06%) Tester
4 6 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.05%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (5.05%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.03%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.03%) Development Manager
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.02%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (2.02%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (2.02%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (2.02%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) Web Services
2 17 (17.17%) CSS
2 17 (17.17%) HTML
3 13 (13.13%) HTML5
4 11 (11.11%) CSS3
5 10 (10.10%) JPA
5 10 (10.10%) Struts
5 10 (10.10%) Spring MVC
5 10 (10.10%) Hibernate
5 10 (10.10%) Spring
6 9 (9.09%) .NET
7 7 (7.07%) Java EE
8 6 (6.06%) XML
9 5 (5.05%) J2EE
9 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.04%) Servlets
10 4 (4.04%) RESTful
10 4 (4.04%) WebSockets
11 2 (2.02%) Sass
11 2 (2.02%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Xbox
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Replication
3 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.04%) Blog
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Open Source
4 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) CMDB
5 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.43%) Linux
2 18 (18.18%) Windows
3 10 (10.10%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.04%) Debian
5 3 (3.03%) AIX
5 3 (3.03%) Solaris
6 2 (2.02%) zOS
6 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.02%) Android
6 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.02%) CentOS
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) DevOps
3 21 (21.21%) ITIL
4 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (13.13%) MVC
6 12 (12.12%) TDD
7 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 11 (11.11%) Analytics
8 10 (10.10%) OO
9 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.08%) Project Management
10 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.08%) OOD
10 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.08%) Coaching
11 7 (7.07%) Business Development
11 7 (7.07%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.49%) Java
2 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.30%) Python
3 20 (20.20%) SQL
4 16 (16.16%) Ruby
5 6 (6.06%) C#
5 6 (6.06%) C++
5 6 (6.06%) Perl
6 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.04%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) VB
8 3 (3.03%) C
8 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.02%) R
9 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.02%) COBOL
9 2 (2.02%) REXX
10 1 (1.01%) Korn
10 1 (1.01%) Lua
10 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) MCSE
3 1 (1.01%) CCNA
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.01%) RHCE
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.04%) Xen
3 2 (2.02%) RACF
3 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.02%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) LXC
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.01%) NFS
4 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Firmware
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.01%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (26.26%) Puppet
1 26 (26.26%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (12.12%) Nagios
2 12 (12.12%) Munin
3 11 (11.11%) Graphite
4 8 (8.08%) Ansible
5 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.02%) CA Endevor
5 2 (2.02%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.01%) Cacti
6 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.01%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.11%) Sybase
3 7 (7.07%) VMware
4 5 (5.05%) Google
4 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle
5 3 (3.03%) Veritas
6 2 (2.02%) BMC
6 2 (2.02%) CA
6 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Intel
7 1 (1.01%) Epicor
7 1 (1.01%) Apple
7 1 (1.01%) Rackspace
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