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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 105 140 125
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 57 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.81% 0.96% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.15% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 22
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £51,000 £58,598
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
2784 3137 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.41% 83.99% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2096 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +33 40 £43,500 +20.83% 3
Glasgow +10 18 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Dundee -4 2 £38,750 +10.71%
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 53 (52.48%) Linux
1 53 (52.48%) Finance
2 48 (47.52%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (44.55%) Puppet
4 40 (39.60%) Python
5 36 (35.64%) Java
6 35 (34.65%) DevOps
7 33 (32.67%) Degree
8 32 (31.68%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (31.68%) SQL
9 29 (28.71%) Banking
10 28 (27.72%) Ruby
11 26 (25.74%) Web Services
12 22 (21.78%) Perl
13 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
14 19 (18.81%) Windows
14 19 (18.81%) SDLC
15 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (15.84%) .NET
16 16 (15.84%) VMware
16 16 (15.84%) Nagios
17 15 (14.85%) Relational Database
17 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
18 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
19 13 (12.87%) RDBMS
19 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
19 13 (12.87%) UNIX
19 13 (12.87%) Requirements Analysis
19 13 (12.87%) PowerShell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (11.88%) Apache
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
3 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.94%) JBoss
5 5 (4.95%) SAS
5 5 (4.95%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.98%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.99%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) HTTP
2 8 (7.92%) SAN
3 7 (6.93%) LDAP
3 7 (6.93%) Firewall
4 6 (5.94%) SSL
5 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.95%) DNS
5 5 (4.95%) SMTP
6 4 (3.96%) NAS
6 4 (3.96%) SNMP
7 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.87%) RDBMS
2 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.90%) MySQL
4 9 (8.91%) Big Data
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.94%) DTS
6 5 (4.95%) DB2
6 5 (4.95%) HBase
6 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.95%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.95%) Pentaho
6 5 (4.95%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.91%) Subversion
3 7 (6.93%) Maven
4 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.95%) Hudson
4 5 (4.95%) AccuRev
4 5 (4.95%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.95%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (4.95%) MSBuild
4 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.97%) JDeveloper
5 3 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.98%) Gradle
6 2 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 53 (52.48%) Finance
2 29 (28.71%) Banking
3 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Games
4 2 (1.98%) Avionics
4 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (12.87%) Administrator
3 11 (10.89%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (7.92%) Developer
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Data Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Release Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (4.95%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) Web Services
2 16 (15.84%) .NET
3 9 (8.91%) HTML
4 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.94%) XML
5 5 (4.95%) MLlib
6 4 (3.96%) X-Windows
6 4 (3.96%) CSS
7 3 (2.97%) J2EE
7 3 (2.97%) JSP
7 3 (2.97%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.98%) Java EE
8 2 (1.98%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.98%) WPF
8 2 (1.98%) Spring
8 2 (1.98%) JPA
8 2 (1.98%) HTML5
8 2 (1.98%) CSS3
8 2 (1.98%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.96%) Replication
4 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.98%) Physics
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.99%) RMADS
7 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.99%) Xbox
7 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 53 (52.48%) Linux
2 19 (18.81%) Windows
3 13 (12.87%) UNIX
4 9 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.94%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.94%) Debian
6 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.97%) CentOS
8 2 (1.98%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.98%) Solaris
9 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) DevOps
2 19 (18.81%) SDLC
3 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
5 13 (12.87%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (10.89%) ETL
6 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.89%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.89%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Open Source
9 8 (7.92%) Software Deployment
9 8 (7.92%) Scrum
10 7 (6.93%) Business Development
10 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
11 6 (5.94%) User Stories
11 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.94%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.94%) Web Development
11 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.60%) Python
2 36 (35.64%) Java
3 32 (31.68%) SQL
4 28 (27.72%) Ruby
5 22 (21.78%) Perl
6 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
7 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.93%) C#
10 6 (5.94%) PHP
10 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.95%) R
12 4 (3.96%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.96%) C++
13 2 (1.98%) Korn
13 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.98%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.99%) Ada
14 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (32.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
2 8 (7.92%) SLA
3 6 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.99%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.92%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.95%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.98%) LXC
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.99%) NFS
5 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (47.52%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (44.55%) Puppet
3 16 (15.84%) Nagios
4 10 (9.90%) Graphite
4 10 (9.90%) Ansible
4 10 (9.90%) Munin
4 10 (9.90%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.98%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.98%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.84%) VMware
3 11 (10.89%) Oracle
3 11 (10.89%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.91%) Perforce
5 7 (6.93%) Rackspace
6 6 (5.94%) F5
6 6 (5.94%) Splunk
7 5 (4.95%) Cognos
7 5 (4.95%) Informatica
7 5 (4.95%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (4.95%) Teradata
7 5 (4.95%) Greenplum
7 5 (4.95%) Netezza
7 5 (4.95%) Google
7 5 (4.95%) Vertica
7 5 (4.95%) Talend
8 4 (3.96%) Veritas
9 3 (2.97%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (1.98%) Wind River
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Salary: superb benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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