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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 111 132 107
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 25 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 1.06% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.17% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 44
Median salary £42,750 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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
2070 2656 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.08% 90.56% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1696 1746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 13 £50,000 - 4
Glasgow +13 6 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Fife - 2 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £34,500 -
Stirling - 1 £35,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 26 (38.24%) Python
4 25 (36.76%) Windows
5 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (27.94%) Finance
6 19 (27.94%) Puppet
7 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
7 18 (26.47%) Degree
8 17 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 16 (23.53%) Subversion
10 15 (22.06%) SQL
11 14 (20.59%) Apache
11 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
11 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
12 13 (19.12%) DevOps
12 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
12 13 (19.12%) Ruby
12 13 (19.12%) Perl
13 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (16.18%) SAN
14 11 (16.18%) Perforce
14 11 (16.18%) VMware
14 11 (16.18%) MySQL
14 11 (16.18%) Unix
14 11 (16.18%) SQL Server

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.59%) Apache
3 10 (14.71%) IIS
4 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.29%) NetWeaver
5 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.82%) JBoss
7 5 (7.35%) Apache Pig
7 5 (7.35%) Apache Spark
8 3 (4.41%) Confluence
9 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.47%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (8.82%) Amazon S3
4 6 (8.82%) IaaS
4 6 (8.82%) PaaS
5 3 (4.41%) SaaS
6 2 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) SAN
2 9 (13.24%) NAS
3 8 (11.76%) WAN
4 7 (10.29%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.35%) DNS
5 5 (7.35%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) DHCP
6 3 (4.41%) SNMP
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
7 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (1.47%) LAN
8 1 (1.47%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.82%) Big Data
4 6 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.35%) Apache Hive
5 5 (7.35%) Flink
5 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.53%) Subversion
3 11 (16.18%) PVCS
4 10 (14.71%) Maven
5 6 (8.82%) JIRA
6 4 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 4 (5.88%) GCC
6 4 (5.88%) Hudson
6 4 (5.88%) SonarQube
6 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.41%) NuGet
7 3 (4.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.94%) MSI
8 2 (2.94%) NUnit
8 2 (2.94%) Selenium
9 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.47%) Gradle
9 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Games
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) J2EE
3 8 (11.76%) Ajax
3 8 (11.76%) JDBC
3 8 (11.76%) LAMP
3 8 (11.76%) REST
4 7 (10.29%) EJB
4 7 (10.29%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (10.29%) Java EE 5
4 7 (10.29%) JAX-WS
4 7 (10.29%) JMS
4 7 (10.29%) JSF
4 7 (10.29%) JSP
4 7 (10.29%) Silverlight
5 6 (8.82%) .NET
5 6 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (7.35%) Kafka
6 5 (7.35%) NumPy
6 5 (7.35%) SciPy
7 4 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 8 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (10.29%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) SCADA
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 25 (36.76%) Windows
3 11 (16.18%) Unix
4 9 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.41%) CentOS
8 2 (2.94%) VMS
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
2 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 13 (19.12%) DevOps
4 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 9 (13.24%) Release Management
6 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) Software Distribution
9 6 (8.82%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) High Availability
9 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Microservices
9 6 (8.82%) Open Source
10 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (7.35%) Line Management
10 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.35%) SDLC
10 5 (7.35%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 26 (38.24%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) SQL
4 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
5 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
5 13 (19.12%) Perl
5 13 (19.12%) Ruby
6 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.41%) C++
9 2 (2.94%) C
9 2 (2.94%) VBScript
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) Clojure
10 1 (1.47%) Groovy
10 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.47%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.47%) VB6
10 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
3 1 (1.47%) CCNP
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) MCSA
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Docker
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Flume
2 5 (7.35%) vSphere
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Ceph
4 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (27.94%) Puppet
3 9 (13.24%) Ansible
4 6 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
4 6 (8.82%) Mesos
5 5 (7.35%) Capistrano
5 5 (7.35%) Check_MK
5 5 (7.35%) Nagios
6 4 (5.88%) yum
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.94%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.94%) Terraform
8 1 (1.47%) Kibana
8 1 (1.47%) logstash
8 1 (1.47%) Packer
8 1 (1.47%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Perforce
1 11 (16.18%) VMware
2 10 (14.71%) Citrix
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.76%) IBM
5 7 (10.29%) Brocade
5 7 (10.29%) Percona
5 7 (10.29%) Riverbed
5 7 (10.29%) SAP
6 5 (7.35%) F5
6 5 (7.35%) Palo Alto
6 5 (7.35%) Splunk
7 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.41%) Sybase
8 2 (2.94%) Google
8 2 (2.94%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.47%) AVEVA
9 1 (1.47%) Mitel
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