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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 98 110 140
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 48 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.93% 1.60% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.76% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 26
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £79,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.42%
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
2235 3014 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.72% 91.06% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1897 1996
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +30 29 £50,000 +17.64%
Edinburgh -5 15 £42,000 -23.63% 4
Stirling - 1 £55,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Strathclyde - 1 £29,500 -
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 55 (48.67%) Linux
1 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (45.13%) Finance
3 48 (42.48%) Windows
4 45 (39.82%) Java
5 42 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (36.28%) Degree
7 38 (33.63%) DevOps
7 38 (33.63%) SDLC
8 36 (31.86%) Unix
9 34 (30.09%) Service Delivery
9 34 (30.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 34 (30.09%) Docker
9 34 (30.09%) IaaS
10 33 (29.20%) PaaS
11 32 (28.32%) Analytics
12 31 (27.43%) Software Distribution
12 31 (27.43%) Mesos
12 31 (27.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 31 (27.43%) Kubernetes
12 31 (27.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 31 (27.43%) Amazon EC2
12 31 (27.43%) Amazon S3
13 30 (26.55%) TDD
13 30 (26.55%) Machine Learning
14 29 (25.66%) Performance Monitoring
14 29 (25.66%) Software Engineering
14 29 (25.66%) Visualisation
15 25 (22.12%) jQuery
16 24 (21.24%) HTML5

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 4 (3.54%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.65%) JBoss
2 3 (2.65%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (30.09%) IaaS
2 34 (30.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (29.20%) PaaS
4 31 (27.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 31 (27.43%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (27.43%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.65%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.65%) SaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Firewall
1 4 (3.54%) Wireless
2 2 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.77%) SNMP
3 1 (0.88%) BGP
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.88%) FWSM
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) LDAP
3 1 (0.88%) OSPF
3 1 (0.88%) RS-232
3 1 (0.88%) RS-485
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Subversion
2 8 (7.08%) Maven
3 7 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.19%) PVCS
4 4 (3.54%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) Hudson
4 4 (3.54%) Selenium
4 4 (3.54%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.65%) NUnit
5 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.77%) JIRA
6 2 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.88%) GCC
7 1 (0.88%) Gradle
7 1 (0.88%) Grunt
7 1 (0.88%) gulp
7 1 (0.88%) NuGet
7 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (45.13%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Banking
3 12 (10.62%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.77%) Billing
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Avionics
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) Cloud Developer
3 16 (14.16%) Analyst
3 16 (14.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Development Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Monitoring Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) PMO Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Senior PMO
6 9 (7.96%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Configuration Manager
8 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Change Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Deployment Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.12%) jQuery
2 24 (21.24%) CSS
2 24 (21.24%) CSS3
2 24 (21.24%) HTML
2 24 (21.24%) HTML5
3 22 (19.47%) REST
4 5 (4.42%) .NET
5 4 (3.54%) J2EE
5 4 (3.54%) Middleware
5 4 (3.54%) Web Services
6 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.65%) Dapper ORM
6 3 (2.65%) EJB
6 3 (2.65%) JDBC
6 3 (2.65%) JMS
6 3 (2.65%) JSF
6 3 (2.65%) JSP
6 3 (2.65%) SignalR
6 3 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 29 (25.66%) Visualisation
3 23 (20.35%) Virtual Team
4 14 (12.39%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.54%) CMDB
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.65%) Replication
8 2 (1.77%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.77%) SCADA
9 1 (0.88%) Blog
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.88%) Informatics
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) Statistics
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (48.67%) Linux
2 48 (42.48%) Windows
3 36 (31.86%) Unix
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.77%) CentOS
5 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) VMS
6 1 (0.88%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.63%) DevOps
2 38 (33.63%) SDLC
3 34 (30.09%) Service Delivery
4 32 (28.32%) Analytics
5 31 (27.43%) Software Distribution
6 30 (26.55%) Machine Learning
6 30 (26.55%) TDD
7 29 (25.66%) Performance Monitoring
7 29 (25.66%) Software Engineering
8 24 (21.24%) Microservices
9 23 (20.35%) SOA
10 21 (18.58%) BDD
11 15 (13.27%) Project Management
12 14 (12.39%) ITIL
13 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (11.50%) Line Management
13 13 (11.50%) Release Management
14 9 (7.96%) Open Source
15 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.82%) Java
2 24 (21.24%) Python
3 15 (13.27%) Ruby
4 12 (10.62%) Perl
4 12 (10.62%) SQL
5 9 (7.96%) C
6 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.31%) C++
9 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.42%) C#
10 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) Groovy
11 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.88%) VB6
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (36.28%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.77%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) CCNP
4 2 (1.77%) MCP
4 2 (1.77%) MCSA
4 2 (1.77%) MCSE
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (30.09%) Docker
2 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.88%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (27.43%) Kubernetes
1 31 (27.43%) Mesos
2 19 (16.81%) Puppet
3 17 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.73%) Ansible
5 4 (3.54%) SCCM
6 3 (2.65%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (2.65%) vRealize
7 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.88%) Packer
7 1 (0.88%) Terraform
7 1 (0.88%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) VMware
3 7 (6.19%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) Google
5 3 (2.65%) IBM
5 3 (2.65%) Infoblox
5 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
6 2 (1.77%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.77%) Sun
6 2 (1.77%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) ILOG
7 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.88%) Perforce
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