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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 107 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 55 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.68% 1.11% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.37% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 22
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £26,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
2778 2707 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.98% 81.24% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 1714 1695
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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 +34 32 £38,500 +8.45% 1
Edinburgh -10 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Dundee +10 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Aberdeen +8 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 49 (52.69%) Java
2 33 (35.48%) Linux
3 29 (31.18%) ITIL
4 27 (29.03%) SQL
5 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
6 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 23 (24.73%) Python
8 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.51%) Puppet
9 20 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
10 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (20.43%) HTML
10 19 (20.43%) Web Services
10 19 (20.43%) Finance
11 18 (19.35%) Subversion
12 17 (18.28%) CSS
12 17 (18.28%) DevOps
13 16 (17.20%) Windows
13 16 (17.20%) MVC
14 15 (16.13%) Change Management
14 15 (16.13%) OO
14 15 (16.13%) Software Engineering
14 15 (16.13%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.98%) OOD
16 13 (13.98%) TDD
16 13 (13.98%) HTML5
17 12 (12.90%) Spring
17 12 (12.90%) Spring MVC

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.75%) Apache
3 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.38%) nginx
5 4 (4.30%) Jetty
5 4 (4.30%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) CICS
6 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.08%) Confluence
7 1 (1.08%) Lync
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.08%) JBoss
7 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.30%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.45%) DNS
3 5 (5.38%) DHCP
3 5 (5.38%) HTTP
4 4 (4.30%) IPsec
4 4 (4.30%) FTP
4 4 (4.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) LDAP
5 1 (1.08%) SMTP
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
2 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.60%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.53%) MySQL
6 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.15%) DB2
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.08%) Redis
9 1 (1.08%) Big Data
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Subversion
2 11 (11.83%) JIRA
3 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.08%) Behat
7 1 (1.08%) QUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Games
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 4 (4.30%) German Language
4 4 (4.30%) Italian Language
4 4 (4.30%) Turkish Language
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (16.13%) Developer
2 12 (12.90%) Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Head of Architecture
6 6 (6.45%) Tester
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.38%) Development Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Configuration Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Service Management Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) HTML
1 19 (20.43%) Web Services
2 17 (18.28%) CSS
3 13 (13.98%) HTML5
4 12 (12.90%) Spring MVC
4 12 (12.90%) Spring
5 11 (11.83%) CSS3
6 10 (10.75%) Struts
6 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
6 10 (10.75%) .NET
6 10 (10.75%) JPA
7 8 (8.60%) XML
8 7 (7.53%) J2EE
8 7 (7.53%) Middleware
8 7 (7.53%) Java EE
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.30%) LAMP
10 4 (4.30%) Servlets
10 4 (4.30%) RESTful
10 4 (4.30%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Replication
1 7 (7.53%) Xbox
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Blog
3 4 (4.30%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.23%) CMDB
4 3 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.15%) Open Source
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.48%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 11 (11.83%) UNIX
4 5 (5.38%) Solaris
5 4 (4.30%) AIX
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.15%) Android
7 2 (2.15%) zOS
8 1 (1.08%) Debian
8 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) ITIL
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (18.28%) DevOps
5 16 (17.20%) MVC
6 15 (16.13%) Change Management
6 15 (16.13%) OO
6 15 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.98%) TDD
7 13 (13.98%) OOD
8 11 (11.83%) Release Management
9 10 (10.75%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (10.75%) Problem Management
9 10 (10.75%) Analytics
9 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.68%) Service Management
11 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
11 8 (8.60%) Coaching
12 7 (7.53%) People Management
12 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) Java
2 27 (29.03%) SQL
3 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.73%) Python
5 8 (8.60%) Ruby
6 7 (7.53%) C#
6 7 (7.53%) C++
7 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.38%) Perl
9 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) C
10 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.23%) VB
10 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.15%) R
11 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.15%) COBOL
11 2 (2.15%) REXX
12 1 (1.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) RHCE
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.08%) MCSE
3 1 (1.08%) CCNA
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.30%) Xen
3 2 (2.15%) RACF
3 2 (2.15%) Docker
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.08%) NFS
4 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.08%) Firmware
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (21.51%) Puppet
1 20 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (9.68%) Ansible
3 5 (5.38%) Nagios
3 5 (5.38%) Munin
4 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.23%) Cacti
6 2 (2.15%) CA Endevor
6 2 (2.15%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (2.15%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.08%) SCCM
7 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.08%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Sybase
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
4 5 (5.38%) VMware
5 4 (4.30%) Google
5 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.15%) Apple
6 2 (2.15%) BMC
6 2 (2.15%) CA
6 2 (2.15%) SAP
6 2 (2.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) Intel
7 1 (1.08%) Veritas
7 1 (1.08%) Zend
7 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
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GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: excellent salary and benefits
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