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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 122 104 149
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +45
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 40 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 1.87% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £34,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +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
2660 2698 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.59% 86.92% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1719 1843
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -28 17 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Edinburgh -9 16 £50,000 - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £43,000 -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 70 (64.81%) Linux
2 58 (53.70%) Puppet
3 50 (46.30%) DevOps
4 41 (37.96%) Java
4 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (35.19%) Windows
7 36 (33.33%) Ruby
8 34 (31.48%) Finance
9 30 (27.78%) Perl
9 30 (27.78%) MySQL
10 29 (26.85%) High Availability
11 24 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 24 (22.22%) Docker
11 24 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 23 (21.30%) Apache
13 22 (20.37%) Nagios
13 22 (20.37%) Bash Shell
13 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (20.37%) Ansible
14 21 (19.44%) Open Source
14 21 (19.44%) VMware
15 20 (18.52%) Unix
15 20 (18.52%) Tomcat
15 20 (18.52%) Python
15 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 20 (18.52%) Maven
16 19 (17.59%) Degree
16 19 (17.59%) JBoss

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (21.30%) Apache
2 20 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 19 (17.59%) JBoss
4 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.78%) Drupal
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (12.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (12.04%) IaaS
3 13 (12.04%) PaaS
4 10 (9.26%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (3.70%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.93%) Office 365
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Firewall
2 7 (6.48%) SAN
3 6 (5.56%) DNS
3 6 (5.56%) NAS
4 5 (4.63%) DHCP
4 5 (4.63%) HTTP
4 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
4 5 (4.63%) SSL
4 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.70%) FTP
5 4 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.78%) InfiniBand
6 3 (2.78%) LDAP
6 3 (2.78%) SNMP
7 2 (1.85%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.85%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.93%) LAN
8 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) MySQL
2 13 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.78%) Big Data
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.52%) Maven
3 6 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.63%) Hudson
5 4 (3.70%) Gradle
5 4 (3.70%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.78%) JIRA
6 3 (2.78%) PVCS
6 3 (2.78%) Subversion
6 3 (2.78%) Trac
7 2 (1.85%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.85%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.93%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) WinDbg
General
1 34 (31.48%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Administrator
4 13 (12.04%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (11.11%) Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Information Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Information Security Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Security Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.48%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Senior PMO
10 5 (4.63%) Senior PMO Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
11 4 (3.70%) Monitoring Specialist
11 4 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) Middleware
2 13 (12.04%) Web Services
3 12 (11.11%) ELK Stack
3 12 (11.11%) Spring
4 11 (10.19%) HTML
5 6 (5.56%) LAMP
6 3 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.85%) jBPM
7 2 (1.85%) REST
8 1 (0.93%) Ajax
8 1 (0.93%) CSS
8 1 (0.93%) CSS3
8 1 (0.93%) EJB
8 1 (0.93%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (0.93%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) Java EE 5
8 1 (0.93%) JAX-WS
8 1 (0.93%) JDBC
8 1 (0.93%) JSF
8 1 (0.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.04%) Replication
4 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.63%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.78%) Clustering
7 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.78%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.78%) Health Informatics
7 3 (2.78%) Informatics
7 3 (2.78%) Life Science
7 3 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (64.81%) Linux
2 38 (35.19%) Windows
3 20 (18.52%) Unix
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.56%) CentOS
7 5 (4.63%) Debian
8 4 (3.70%) VMS
9 3 (2.78%) AIX
9 3 (2.78%) Solaris
9 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) DevOps
2 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.85%) High Availability
4 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (19.44%) Open Source
6 16 (14.81%) ITIL
6 16 (14.81%) Network Design
7 14 (12.96%) Information Security
7 14 (12.96%) Scrum
8 13 (12.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (12.04%) Microservices
9 11 (10.19%) SOA
10 10 (9.26%) Web Development
11 9 (8.33%) Release Management
11 9 (8.33%) Security Operations
12 8 (7.41%) Line Management
12 8 (7.41%) Project Management
13 7 (6.48%) SIEM
13 7 (6.48%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.96%) Java
2 36 (33.33%) Ruby
3 30 (27.78%) Perl
4 22 (20.37%) Bash Shell
5 20 (18.52%) Python
6 13 (12.04%) Korn
6 13 (12.04%) Scala
7 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
7 11 (10.19%) SQL
8 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.56%) VB
9 5 (4.63%) C#
10 4 (3.70%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) Clojure
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.78%) MCSE
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.78%) COBIT
3 3 (2.78%) ISO 9000
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (22.22%) Docker
2 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.56%) vSphere
5 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.78%) GPFS
6 3 (2.78%) LXC
7 2 (1.85%) Xen
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.93%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (53.70%) Puppet
2 40 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (20.37%) Ansible
3 22 (20.37%) Nagios
4 13 (12.04%) Graphite
5 12 (11.11%) Opsview
6 7 (6.48%) Capistrano
7 6 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 6 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (3.70%) Packer
9 3 (2.78%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (2.78%) Cacti
9 3 (2.78%) Check_MK
9 3 (2.78%) SCCM
9 3 (2.78%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (1.85%) SCOM
11 1 (0.93%) Munin
Vendors
1 21 (19.44%) VMware
2 17 (15.74%) Cisco
2 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.89%) F5
4 13 (12.04%) Google
5 10 (9.26%) Rackspace
6 9 (8.33%) Dell
7 8 (7.41%) HP
8 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.56%) Dynatrace
10 4 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (3.70%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.70%) Oracle
11 3 (2.78%) Brocade
11 3 (2.78%) IBM
11 3 (2.78%) New Relic
11 3 (2.78%) Opsware
11 3 (2.78%) Perforce
11 3 (2.78%) Remedy
11 3 (2.78%) Veeam
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
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Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago