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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 101 142 118
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 48 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.60% 0.89% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.07% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 25
Average salary £43,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.24% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £124,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
2618 3166 2481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.38% 82.77% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2109 1488
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 May 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 May 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
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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
Edinburgh +29 29 £47,500 +6.74% 4
Glasgow +16 18 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 51 (52.04%) Linux
1 51 (52.04%) Finance
2 44 (44.90%) Puppet
3 42 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (41.84%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (37.76%) Python
6 36 (36.73%) Web Services
7 35 (35.71%) DevOps
7 35 (35.71%) Banking
8 31 (31.63%) Java
8 31 (31.63%) Telecoms
9 30 (30.61%) Ruby
10 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.49%) Degree
12 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 19 (19.39%) Nagios
14 17 (17.35%) Capacity Management
15 16 (16.33%) Munin
15 16 (16.33%) Graphite
16 15 (15.31%) SQL
17 14 (14.29%) Perl
17 14 (14.29%) VMware
18 13 (13.27%) Windows
18 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
19 12 (12.24%) UNIX
20 11 (11.22%) HTTP
20 11 (11.22%) Ansible
21 10 (10.20%) Capistrano
21 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
21 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (8.16%) Apache
2 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.10%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 41 (41.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
2 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) HTTP
2 10 (10.20%) Firewall
3 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.14%) DNS
3 7 (7.14%) SMTP
3 7 (7.14%) SAN
4 6 (6.12%) NAS
4 6 (6.12%) SNMP
5 5 (5.10%) LDAP
5 5 (5.10%) SSL
6 1 (1.02%) Network Security
6 1 (1.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.12%) Big Data
2 6 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.08%) MySQL
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.04%) DTS
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.06%) JDeveloper
2 3 (3.06%) Subversion
2 3 (3.06%) Maven
2 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.06%) Gradle
3 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.02%) PVCS
4 1 (1.02%) ClearCase
General
1 51 (52.04%) Finance
2 35 (35.71%) Banking
3 31 (31.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) International Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (17.35%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) Administrator
3 11 (11.22%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Development Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.06%) Designer
8 3 (3.06%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.06%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.73%) Web Services
2 8 (8.16%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) X-Windows
4 4 (4.08%) XML
4 4 (4.08%) .NET
4 4 (4.08%) CSS
5 3 (3.06%) JSP
5 3 (3.06%) J2EE
5 3 (3.06%) Struts
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (3.06%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.06%) Spring
5 3 (3.06%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.06%) JPA
5 3 (3.06%) HTML5
5 3 (3.06%) CSS3
6 2 (2.04%) Java EE
6 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.04%) Servlets
6 2 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) N-Tier
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Xbox
5 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.02%) RMADS
5 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 51 (52.04%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) Windows
3 12 (12.24%) UNIX
4 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Debian
5 6 (6.12%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.08%) CentOS
7 2 (2.04%) Solaris
8 1 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) DevOps
2 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.35%) Capacity Management
4 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.18%) SDLC
7 7 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (6.12%) ITIL
8 6 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.10%) Open Source
9 5 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.10%) TDD
9 5 (5.10%) Scrum
10 4 (4.08%) Web Development
10 4 (4.08%) OO
10 4 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) Python
2 31 (31.63%) Java
3 30 (30.61%) Ruby
4 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.31%) SQL
6 14 (14.29%) Perl
7 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.04%) Korn
10 2 (2.04%) C#
10 2 (2.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.02%) C++
11 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) SLA
3 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.06%) LXC
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.02%) Firmware
5 1 (1.02%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (44.90%) Puppet
2 42 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (19.39%) Nagios
4 16 (16.33%) Munin
4 16 (16.33%) Graphite
5 11 (11.22%) Ansible
6 10 (10.20%) Capistrano
7 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) VMware
2 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.12%) Veritas
5 5 (5.10%) F5
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle
5 5 (5.10%) Perforce
6 3 (3.06%) Google
6 3 (3.06%) Sybase
6 3 (3.06%) Splunk
6 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.02%) Epicor
7 1 (1.02%) LANDesk
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