The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 167 166 182
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 373 369 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 1.54% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.92% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 265 249 205
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,438 £32,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Configuration Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17608 19172 17706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.75% 80.04% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13952 15152 14358
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South East region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in the South East

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +5 107 £53,750 +19.44% 14
Hampshire +42 83 £40,000 +20.61% 10
Surrey -1 79 £50,000 +13.63% 3
West Sussex +17 29 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 27 £55,000 +2.32% 6
East Sussex -15 24 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Oxfordshire -11 18 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Middlesex -11 5 £46,500 +16.25%
Kent +20 4 £46,000 -20.00% 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 188 (28.66%) Linux
2 182 (27.74%) Windows
3 168 (25.61%) ITIL
4 136 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (19.97%) Security Cleared
6 128 (19.51%) Microsoft
7 123 (18.75%) Puppet
8 119 (18.14%) DevOps
9 117 (17.84%) Java
10 109 (16.62%) Oracle
11 104 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (15.24%) SQL
13 98 (14.94%) Degree
14 96 (14.63%) HP
15 95 (14.48%) SC Cleared
16 94 (14.33%) Python
17 88 (13.41%) VMware
18 86 (13.11%) Perl
19 85 (12.96%) .NET
20 82 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
21 79 (12.04%) Web Services
22 77 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
23 74 (11.28%) DNS
24 73 (11.13%) Project Management
24 73 (11.13%) Active Directory
24 73 (11.13%) Software Engineering
25 71 (10.82%) UNIX
26 69 (10.52%) MS Excel
27 68 (10.37%) Finance
28 67 (10.21%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 59 (8.99%) Apache
2 47 (7.16%) Tomcat
3 37 (5.64%) IIS
4 35 (5.34%) MS Exchange
5 22 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.90%) CMS
7 18 (2.74%) nginx
7 18 (2.74%) Lync
8 15 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (2.29%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.52%) Node.js
10 10 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (1.37%) Moodle
12 8 (1.22%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.22%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.91%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.76%) Documentum
14 5 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 69 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 62 (9.45%) MS Office
3 12 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.07%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (3.96%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.07%) assyst
4 7 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.91%) Tridion
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.76%) Cordys
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.61%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.61%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.30%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 45 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.90%) SaaS
3 13 (1.98%) Office 365
4 10 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.07%) PaaS
6 4 (0.61%) GitHub
7 3 (0.46%) Terremark
8 2 (0.30%) IaaS
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 74 (11.28%) DNS
2 47 (7.16%) HTTP
3 43 (6.55%) Internet
4 40 (6.10%) Firewall
5 39 (5.95%) WAN
6 38 (5.79%) TCP/IP
7 35 (5.34%) SAN
8 34 (5.18%) LAN
9 29 (4.42%) DHCP
10 21 (3.20%) OSPF
11 20 (3.05%) BGP
12 19 (2.90%) NAS
13 18 (2.74%) VoIP
14 16 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
15 15 (2.29%) SMTP
16 14 (2.13%) SNMP
16 14 (2.13%) VPN
16 14 (2.13%) IPsec
17 13 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (1.98%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.69%) Relational Database
2 49 (7.47%) SQL Server
3 47 (7.16%) MySQL
4 43 (6.55%) Oracle Database
5 27 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 23 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (2.59%) Big Data
7 17 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.07%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.76%) DB2
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 60 (9.15%) Subversion
2 43 (6.55%) Ant
3 42 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 41 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 36 (5.49%) Maven
6 30 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (3.51%) JIRA
7 23 (3.51%) Visual Studio
8 21 (3.20%) Selenium
9 19 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.13%) NUnit
11 13 (1.98%) JUnit
12 11 (1.68%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.37%) Toad
13 9 (1.37%) Mockito
14 6 (0.91%) Hudson
15 5 (0.76%) MSTest
15 5 (0.76%) PHPUnit
15 5 (0.76%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 68 (10.37%) Finance
2 26 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.20%) Aerospace
4 16 (2.44%) Military
5 15 (2.29%) Legal
6 13 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.68%) Back Office
8 10 (1.52%) Retail
9 7 (1.07%) General Ledger
9 7 (1.07%) Banking
10 6 (0.91%) Front Office
11 5 (0.76%) Electronics
11 5 (0.76%) Marketing
12 4 (0.61%) Billing
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
14 2 (0.30%) Games
14 2 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (14.18%) Developer
2 62 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (8.69%) Administrator
4 50 (7.62%) Analyst
5 48 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 37 (5.64%) Project Manager
7 36 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
8 32 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 31 (4.73%) Architect
10 29 (4.42%) Software Engineer
11 26 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (3.51%) Consultant
13 19 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (2.74%) Java Developer
14 18 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (2.59%) Configuration Specialist
15 17 (2.59%) Senior Developer
15 17 (2.59%) Software Developer
15 17 (2.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 16 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (12.96%) .NET
2 79 (12.04%) Web Services
3 67 (10.21%) HTML
4 53 (8.08%) CSS
5 33 (5.03%) J2EE
6 29 (4.42%) XML
7 25 (3.81%) .NET Framework
8 23 (3.51%) jQuery
8 23 (3.51%) HTML5
9 20 (3.05%) Middleware
10 17 (2.59%) WCF
10 17 (2.59%) ASP.NET
11 15 (2.29%) Spring
11 15 (2.29%) CSS3
12 14 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 14 (2.13%) Hibernate
13 13 (1.98%) REST
14 12 (1.83%) Yii
14 12 (1.83%) Symfony
14 12 (1.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (7.93%) Open Source
3 45 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 31 (4.73%) CMDB
5 29 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 28 (4.27%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.81%) Replication
8 17 (2.59%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.52%) iPad
10 10 (1.52%) iPhone
11 9 (1.37%) Kindle
11 9 (1.37%) VLE
12 8 (1.22%) Statistics
12 8 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.07%) User Experience
13 7 (1.07%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.91%) W3C
14 6 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 188 (28.66%) Linux
2 182 (27.74%) Windows
3 71 (10.82%) UNIX
4 51 (7.77%) Windows 7
5 45 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (4.73%) Ubuntu
7 27 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (3.20%) HPUX
9 20 (3.05%) Android
9 20 (3.05%) Apple iOS
10 18 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.22%) CentOS
12 8 (1.22%) Debian
13 6 (0.91%) VxWorks
13 6 (0.91%) SUSE
13 6 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.76%) Solaris
15 3 (0.46%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (25.61%) ITIL
2 136 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (18.14%) DevOps
4 104 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (11.13%) Software Engineering
5 73 (11.13%) Project Management
6 63 (9.60%) Change Management
7 54 (8.23%) Release Management
8 51 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 49 (7.47%) Service Management
10 48 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 48 (7.32%) Asset Management
11 46 (7.01%) Scrum
11 46 (7.01%) OO
12 45 (6.86%) Change Control
13 40 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 39 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 37 (5.64%) SOA
16 35 (5.34%) Mentoring
17 33 (5.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 117 (17.84%) Java
2 100 (15.24%) SQL
3 94 (14.33%) Python
4 86 (13.11%) Perl
5 60 (9.15%) JavaScript
6 58 (8.84%) PHP
7 56 (8.54%) Ruby
8 54 (8.23%) PowerShell
9 52 (7.93%) Bash Shell
10 45 (6.86%) C#
10 45 (6.86%) C++
11 37 (5.64%) C
12 21 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 19 (2.90%) VB.NET
14 18 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.98%) VB
16 10 (1.52%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.52%) HQL
17 8 (1.22%) VBScript
18 7 (1.07%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 131 (19.97%) Security Cleared
2 98 (14.94%) Degree
3 95 (14.48%) SC Cleared
4 63 (9.60%) DV Cleared
5 31 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (4.27%) MCSE
7 27 (4.12%) MCP
8 25 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (3.05%) A+ Certification
11 14 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (1.98%) CCNA
13 9 (1.37%) CCNP
14 6 (0.91%) ISEB
14 6 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.61%) MCSA
16 3 (0.46%) RHCSA
17 2 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.60%) SLA
2 43 (6.55%) QA
3 17 (2.59%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.76%) DICOM
5 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.15%) BS25999
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (11.13%) Active Directory
2 52 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.13%) Firmware
5 11 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.52%) Xen
6 10 (1.52%) KVM
7 8 (1.22%) vSphere
8 6 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.46%) Varnish
9 3 (0.46%) Docker
9 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.30%) XenServer
10 2 (0.30%) Ceph
10 2 (0.30%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.15%) LXC
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 123 (18.75%) Puppet
2 82 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (5.49%) Nagios
4 23 (3.51%) SCCM
5 16 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (1.83%) Zenoss
6 12 (1.83%) Ansible
7 10 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (1.37%) Salt
9 7 (1.07%) WSUS
9 7 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.91%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.91%) SCOM
10 6 (0.91%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.91%) Cacti
10 6 (0.91%) logstash
11 5 (0.76%) Icinga
11 5 (0.76%) Graphite
11 5 (0.76%) collectd
12 4 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 109 (16.62%) Oracle
3 96 (14.63%) HP
4 88 (13.41%) VMware
5 47 (7.16%) Cisco
6 39 (5.95%) Red Hat
7 27 (4.12%) Symantec
8 26 (3.96%) EMC
8 26 (3.96%) Citrix
9 20 (3.05%) Brocade
10 19 (2.90%) Sun
11 18 (2.74%) Juniper
11 18 (2.74%) SAP
12 17 (2.59%) Remedy
13 16 (2.44%) StorageTek
13 16 (2.44%) Adobe
13 16 (2.44%) F5
14 13 (1.98%) Dell
15 12 (1.83%) Ariba
15 12 (1.83%) IBM
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