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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 28 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 1.20% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.33% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 41
Median salary £43,250 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.28% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £54,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +0.56%

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
2019 2634 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.46% 90.30% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1700 1775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Glasgow +17 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Fife - 2 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £44,000 -
Stirling - 1 £35,500 -
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 22 (32.35%) Windows
4 21 (30.88%) Python
5 19 (27.94%) Finance
6 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 18 (26.47%) Degree
7 15 (22.06%) Ruby
7 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.06%) Subversion
7 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (22.06%) Puppet
7 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (20.59%) SQL
9 13 (19.12%) DevOps
9 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
10 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 12 (17.65%) PowerShell
10 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.18%) PVCS
11 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
12 10 (14.71%) Unix
12 10 (14.71%) MySQL
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
12 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
12 10 (14.71%) Release Management
13 9 (13.24%) WebSphere

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 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.76%) Apache
4 7 (10.29%) NetWeaver
4 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (8.82%) IIS
6 4 (5.88%) Apache Pig
6 4 (5.88%) Apache Spark
7 3 (4.41%) Confluence
7 3 (4.41%) JBoss
8 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon S3
3 6 (8.82%) IaaS
3 6 (8.82%) PaaS
4 3 (4.41%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
1 6 (8.82%) SAN
1 6 (8.82%) WAN
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) iSCSI
2 5 (7.35%) NAS
3 3 (4.41%) DHCP
3 3 (4.41%) SNMP
4 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.94%) SSL
4 2 (2.94%) Wireless
5 1 (1.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.47%) LDAP
5 1 (1.47%) PABX
5 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) MySQL
3 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.35%) Big Data
6 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.88%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.88%) Flink
7 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Subversion
2 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 11 (16.18%) PVCS
5 8 (11.76%) Maven
6 6 (8.82%) JIRA
7 4 (5.88%) Artifactory
7 4 (5.88%) Hudson
7 4 (5.88%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.41%) Selenium
9 2 (2.94%) GCC
9 2 (2.94%) NUnit
9 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.47%) git-flow
10 1 (1.47%) Gradle
10 1 (1.47%) gulp
10 1 (1.47%) NuGet
10 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
2 5 (7.35%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Electronics
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Avionics
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Technical Design Leader
6 3 (4.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) J2EE
1 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 8 (11.76%) Ajax
2 8 (11.76%) JDBC
3 7 (10.29%) EJB
3 7 (10.29%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (10.29%) Java EE 5
3 7 (10.29%) JAX-WS
3 7 (10.29%) JMS
3 7 (10.29%) JSF
3 7 (10.29%) JSP
3 7 (10.29%) REST
3 7 (10.29%) Silverlight
4 6 (8.82%) .NET
5 5 (7.35%) ELK Stack
5 5 (7.35%) LAMP
6 4 (5.88%) CSS3
6 4 (5.88%) HTML5
6 4 (5.88%) jQuery
6 4 (5.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (8.82%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Replication
4 3 (4.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) Physics
5 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Blog
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 22 (32.35%) Windows
3 10 (14.71%) Unix
4 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
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
9 1 (1.47%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) DevOps
4 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
5 10 (14.71%) Release Management
6 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.29%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) SDLC
8 6 (8.82%) Analytics
8 6 (8.82%) Microservices
8 6 (8.82%) Software Distribution
9 5 (7.35%) Change Management
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.88%) OO
10 4 (5.88%) OOD
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) Ruby
4 14 (20.59%) SQL
5 12 (17.65%) PowerShell
6 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.76%) Perl
8 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.41%) C++
11 2 (2.94%) C
12 1 (1.47%) C#
12 1 (1.47%) Clojure
12 1 (1.47%) Groovy
12 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.47%) VB
12 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.47%) VB6
12 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) CCNP
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) MCP
3 2 (2.94%) MCSA
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Docker
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Flume
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Ceph
5 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (22.06%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.82%) Mesos
3 4 (5.88%) Ansible
4 3 (4.41%) Check_MK
4 3 (4.41%) Nagios
5 2 (2.94%) Capistrano
5 2 (2.94%) Terraform
5 2 (2.94%) yum
6 1 (1.47%) Kibana
6 1 (1.47%) logstash
6 1 (1.47%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
3 8 (11.76%) Citrix
3 8 (11.76%) IBM
3 8 (11.76%) VMware
4 7 (10.29%) Perforce
4 7 (10.29%) SAP
5 5 (7.35%) Brocade
5 5 (7.35%) Percona
5 5 (7.35%) Riverbed
6 4 (5.88%) Splunk
7 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.41%) Google
7 3 (4.41%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.41%) Sybase
8 2 (2.94%) F5
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.47%) AVEVA