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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 124 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 42 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.26% 1.11% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.39% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 20
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 £27,600 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Configuration Management
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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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 October 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 +7 25 £38,500 -3.75%
Edinburgh -14 14 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Dundee - 2 £50,000 -
Fife +1 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (48.72%) Java
2 27 (34.62%) ITIL
3 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.05%) Linux
4 25 (32.05%) SQL
5 18 (23.08%) Change Management
6 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 16 (20.51%) Python
6 16 (20.51%) Degree
6 16 (20.51%) Puppet
6 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (17.95%) MVC
7 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 13 (16.67%) Finance
8 13 (16.67%) Windows
8 13 (16.67%) Web Services
8 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 12 (15.38%) HTML
9 12 (15.38%) OO
9 12 (15.38%) Subversion
10 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
10 11 (14.10%) Release Management
10 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
10 11 (14.10%) DevOps
11 10 (12.82%) UNIX
11 10 (12.82%) .NET
11 10 (12.82%) Oracle
11 10 (12.82%) Tomcat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.26%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.13%) Jetty
4 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 4 (5.13%) IIS
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.28%) CICS
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) Lync
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.13%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) DHCP
3 4 (5.13%) FTP
3 4 (5.13%) HTTP
3 4 (5.13%) IPsec
4 3 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.69%) MySQL
6 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.28%) DB2
8 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Subversion
2 8 (10.26%) JIRA
3 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) Behat
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Games
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) German Language
3 4 (5.13%) Italian Language
3 4 (5.13%) Turkish Language
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Developer
2 12 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Head of Architecture
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Development Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Service Management Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Change and Configuration Manager
9 2 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) Web Services
2 12 (15.38%) HTML
3 10 (12.82%) .NET
3 10 (12.82%) Spring
3 10 (12.82%) Spring MVC
4 9 (11.54%) HTML5
4 9 (11.54%) CSS
5 8 (10.26%) J2EE
5 8 (10.26%) XML
6 7 (8.97%) Middleware
6 7 (8.97%) Struts
6 7 (8.97%) Hibernate
6 7 (8.97%) CSS3
6 7 (8.97%) JPA
7 6 (7.69%) Java EE
8 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.13%) LAMP
9 4 (5.13%) Servlets
10 3 (3.85%) XSLT
10 3 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Replication
1 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) Blog
2 4 (5.13%) Xbox
2 4 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) Windows
3 10 (12.82%) UNIX
4 4 (5.13%) Solaris
5 3 (3.85%) AIX
5 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) zOS
7 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 18 (23.08%) Change Management
3 14 (17.95%) MVC
3 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.38%) OO
6 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
6 11 (14.10%) Release Management
6 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.10%) DevOps
7 9 (11.54%) OOD
7 9 (11.54%) Service Management
8 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.26%) Coaching
8 8 (10.26%) People Management
9 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) Java
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) Python
4 6 (7.69%) C#
4 6 (7.69%) C++
4 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.69%) Ruby
5 4 (5.13%) VB
5 4 (5.13%) C
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) GLSL
7 1 (1.28%) HLSL
7 1 (1.28%) REXX
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) RHCE
3 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Xen
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
3 1 (1.28%) RACF
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.28%) UAG
3 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Puppet
1 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (11.54%) Ansible
3 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.13%) Munin
3 4 (5.13%) Nagios
4 3 (3.85%) Cacti
5 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.28%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.28%) CA Endevor
6 1 (1.28%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (1.28%) SCCM
6 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Sybase
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Google
6 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.56%) Apple
7 2 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Intel
8 1 (1.28%) BEA
8 1 (1.28%) BMC
8 1 (1.28%) CA
8 1 (1.28%) Veritas
8 1 (1.28%) webMethods
8 1 (1.28%) Zend
8 1 (1.28%) Pega
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