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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 106 138 126
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 56 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.22% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 24
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,600 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £40,600 £53,498
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2850 3105 2570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.51% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 2007 1667
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +31 43 £43,500 +20.83% 7
Glasgow 0 13 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Dundee -4 2 £41,116 +17.47%
West Lothian -3 1 - -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 60 (56.60%) Linux
2 52 (49.06%) Puppet
3 51 (48.11%) Finance
4 50 (47.17%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (36.79%) Python
6 38 (35.85%) DevOps
7 37 (34.91%) Java
8 35 (33.02%) Degree
9 34 (32.08%) SQL
10 31 (29.25%) Ruby
11 28 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (25.47%) Banking
13 26 (24.53%) Perl
14 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
15 24 (22.64%) Web Services
15 24 (22.64%) Windows
16 23 (21.70%) VMware
17 20 (18.87%) Nagios
18 19 (17.92%) MySQL
18 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
18 19 (17.92%) Apache
18 19 (17.92%) SDLC
19 18 (16.98%) Telecoms
19 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
20 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
21 16 (15.09%) .NET
22 15 (14.15%) Tomcat
22 15 (14.15%) UNIX
22 15 (14.15%) PowerShell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (17.92%) Apache
2 15 (14.15%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.49%) IIS
4 8 (7.55%) JBoss
5 5 (4.72%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.72%) SAS
6 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) SAN
2 9 (8.49%) NAS
2 9 (8.49%) HTTP
3 7 (6.60%) LDAP
4 5 (4.72%) SNMP
4 5 (4.72%) DNS
4 5 (4.72%) SSL
4 5 (4.72%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.77%) Firewall
5 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.77%) SMTP
6 1 (0.94%) DHCP
6 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.94%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MySQL
2 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.21%) RDBMS
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (9.43%) Big Data
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.66%) DTS
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.72%) Pentaho
7 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.72%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.72%) HBase
7 5 (4.72%) Mahout
7 5 (4.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.43%) Subversion
3 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.66%) Hudson
5 5 (4.72%) AccuRev
5 5 (4.72%) MSBuild
5 5 (4.72%) Maven
5 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.72%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.77%) JIRA
7 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.83%) JDeveloper
8 2 (1.89%) VectorCAST
8 2 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.94%) Trac
General
1 51 (48.11%) Finance
2 27 (25.47%) Banking
3 18 (16.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Military
4 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.89%) Avionics
5 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Administrator
3 15 (14.15%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (10.38%) Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Release Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.83%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) Web Services
2 16 (15.09%) .NET
3 10 (9.43%) HTML
4 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.66%) XML
5 5 (4.72%) Spring
5 5 (4.72%) CSS
5 5 (4.72%) MLlib
6 4 (3.77%) X-Windows
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (2.83%) J2EE
7 3 (2.83%) JSP
7 3 (2.83%) CSS3
7 3 (2.83%) HTML5
8 2 (1.89%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.89%) WPF
8 2 (1.89%) JPA
8 2 (1.89%) Servlets
8 2 (1.89%) SOAP
8 2 (1.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Replication
2 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.49%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.72%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.77%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.89%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.94%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.94%) Clustering
8 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.94%) Informatics
8 1 (0.94%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.94%) Life Science
8 1 (0.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 60 (56.60%) Linux
2 24 (22.64%) Windows
3 15 (14.15%) UNIX
4 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Debian
6 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.89%) Solaris
8 2 (1.89%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.94%) Android
9 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) DevOps
2 19 (17.92%) SDLC
3 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
5 13 (12.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (10.38%) Scrum
7 11 (10.38%) ETL
7 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.38%) Open Source
8 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Software Deployment
9 8 (7.55%) ITIL
10 7 (6.60%) User Stories
10 7 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (6.60%) Change Control
10 7 (6.60%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.60%) Business Development
11 6 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.79%) Python
2 37 (34.91%) Java
3 34 (32.08%) SQL
4 31 (29.25%) Ruby
5 26 (24.53%) Perl
6 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.49%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.60%) C#
10 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.72%) PHP
11 5 (4.72%) Korn
11 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.72%) R
12 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.77%) C++
13 3 (2.83%) Scala
14 2 (1.89%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.94%) Ada
15 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) RHCE
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) QA
2 9 (8.49%) SLA
3 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (12.26%) VMware ESX
2 11 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.72%) vSphere
3 5 (4.72%) Apache Flume
4 3 (2.83%) Docker
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.94%) Firmware
6 1 (0.94%) GPFS
6 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 52 (49.06%) Puppet
2 50 (47.17%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (18.87%) Nagios
4 10 (9.43%) Graphite
5 9 (8.49%) Capistrano
5 9 (8.49%) Ansible
6 7 (6.60%) Munin
7 3 (2.83%) Cacti
7 3 (2.83%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (2.83%) Opsview
7 3 (2.83%) Check_MK
8 2 (1.89%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.70%) VMware
3 12 (11.32%) Oracle
4 11 (10.38%) Rackspace
5 10 (9.43%) F5
5 10 (9.43%) Perforce
5 10 (9.43%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.55%) DigitalOcean
6 8 (7.55%) Google
7 6 (5.66%) Splunk
7 6 (5.66%) Dell
8 5 (4.72%) Cognos
8 5 (4.72%) Informatica
8 5 (4.72%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (4.72%) Teradata
8 5 (4.72%) Vertica
8 5 (4.72%) Talend
8 5 (4.72%) Netezza
8 5 (4.72%) Greenplum
9 4 (3.77%) Veritas
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Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: superb benefits
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + 33 Days Holiday, Health Insurance
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