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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 191 180 155
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 322 307 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.44% 1.43% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.86% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 225 245 291
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
17762 16486 17518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.20% 77.02% 76.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13730 13418 14841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Surrey -9 79 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Berkshire +3 76 £42,500 -11.45% 7
Hampshire -27 44 £42,500 -5.55% 13
East Sussex +6 41 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 34 £45,000 +3.44% 3
West Sussex -16 15 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Oxfordshire -19 13 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Kent +5 11 £55,000 +11.11% 2
Middlesex +8 10 £42,500 +8.97% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 246 (36.18%) Linux
2 181 (26.62%) Windows
3 173 (25.44%) ITIL
4 169 (24.85%) Degree
5 154 (22.65%) Security Cleared
6 149 (21.91%) Microsoft
7 125 (18.38%) Puppet
8 116 (17.06%) Project Management
9 104 (15.29%) Management Information System
10 103 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 102 (15.00%) VMware
11 102 (15.00%) PRINCE2
12 101 (14.85%) Python
13 99 (14.56%) Software Engineering
14 96 (14.12%) Finance
15 93 (13.68%) Java
16 92 (13.53%) MySQL
16 92 (13.53%) UNIX
17 86 (12.65%) Bash Shell
18 82 (12.06%) C
18 82 (12.06%) Telecoms
19 81 (11.91%) Service Management
19 81 (11.91%) Change Control
20 80 (11.76%) SQL
21 79 (11.62%) C#
22 78 (11.47%) MS Excel
22 78 (11.47%) Ruby
22 78 (11.47%) Open Source
23 77 (11.32%) Perl
23 77 (11.32%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 39 (5.74%) SharePoint
1 39 (5.74%) Node.js
2 38 (5.59%) Apache
3 37 (5.44%) MS Exchange
4 32 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (3.68%) IIS
7 19 (2.79%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.35%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.91%) nginx
10 9 (1.32%) MS Project Server
11 7 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.88%) Documentum
13 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.74%) Drupal
13 5 (0.74%) Resin
13 5 (0.74%) Oracle 10gAS
13 5 (0.74%) Eucalyptus
14 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 78 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.59%) MS Office
3 19 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.65%) MS Project
5 8 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.18%) Cordys
2 6 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.15%) SaaS
2 29 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.50%) IaaS
3 17 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.62%) PaaS
6 8 (1.18%) Office 365
7 6 (0.88%) Route 53
7 6 (0.88%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.29%) Heroku
10 2 (0.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.24%) HTTP
2 55 (8.09%) TCP/IP
3 54 (7.94%) DNS
4 47 (6.91%) Firewall
5 45 (6.62%) Internet
6 39 (5.74%) SAN
7 24 (3.53%) VoIP
8 23 (3.38%) DHCP
9 21 (3.09%) Ethernet
10 16 (2.35%) Network Security
10 16 (2.35%) InfiniBand
11 15 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (2.21%) VPN
12 14 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (1.91%) WAN
13 13 (1.91%) VLAN
14 12 (1.76%) LAN
15 11 (1.62%) NAS
15 11 (1.62%) Radio Access Network
16 10 (1.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.53%) MySQL
2 77 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 66 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 42 (6.18%) RDBMS
5 41 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (2.35%) HBase
10 15 (2.21%) Oracle Database
11 14 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.18%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.03%) Cognos Report Studio
15 7 (1.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 49 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 39 (5.74%) Subversion
4 23 (3.38%) ClearCase
5 18 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (2.65%) JIRA
6 17 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (2.35%) Ant
8 15 (2.21%) Selenium
9 14 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.47%) Maven
12 9 (1.32%) NUnit
12 9 (1.32%) InstallShield
12 9 (1.32%) Gerrit
13 7 (1.03%) Hudson
13 7 (1.03%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.88%) RSpec
14 6 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (0.74%) PhantomJS
General
1 96 (14.12%) Finance
2 82 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 42 (6.18%) Retail
4 37 (5.44%) Military
5 29 (4.26%) Legal
6 25 (3.68%) Electronics
7 18 (2.65%) Advertising
8 15 (2.21%) Marketing
9 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.74%) Avionics
10 4 (0.59%) Games
10 4 (0.59%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.59%) French Language
11 3 (0.44%) German Language
11 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.29%) Billing
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (17.06%) Administrator
2 95 (13.97%) Systems Administrator
3 77 (11.32%) Developer
4 70 (10.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 70 (10.29%) Linux Administrator
5 68 (10.00%) Analyst
6 57 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 52 (7.65%) Project Manager
8 32 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 29 (4.26%) Support Engineer
11 27 (3.97%) Consultant
12 23 (3.38%) Software Developer
12 23 (3.38%) Release Manager
13 21 (3.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 21 (3.09%) Infrastructure Manager
14 20 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (2.79%) Technical Consultant
16 18 (2.65%) Configuration Manager
16 18 (2.65%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.88%) Web Services
2 71 (10.44%) .NET
3 62 (9.12%) HTML
4 41 (6.03%) ASP.NET
5 38 (5.59%) CSS
6 31 (4.56%) HTML5
7 29 (4.26%) JSON
8 26 (3.82%) REST
9 23 (3.38%) .NET Framework
9 23 (3.38%) Ajax
10 21 (3.09%) WCF
10 21 (3.09%) XML
10 21 (3.09%) jQuery
11 19 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (2.65%) LAMP
12 18 (2.65%) Spring
13 15 (2.21%) Hibernate
13 15 (2.21%) CSS3
14 14 (2.06%) Middleware
15 13 (1.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (15.29%) Management Information System
2 78 (11.47%) Open Source
3 61 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.85%) CMDB
5 30 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
6 26 (3.82%) PKI
7 18 (2.65%) Social Media
8 17 (2.50%) Replication
8 17 (2.50%) Smartcard
8 17 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.62%) Firmware
10 10 (1.47%) LPAR
11 9 (1.32%) Physics
12 8 (1.18%) Statistics
12 8 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.74%) Device Driver
13 5 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
14 4 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 246 (36.18%) Linux
2 181 (26.62%) Windows
3 92 (13.53%) UNIX
4 48 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (5.59%) Windows 7
6 33 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (4.12%) Debian
9 27 (3.97%) Ubuntu
10 26 (3.82%) CentOS
11 24 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (3.09%) OpenBSD
13 17 (2.50%) Mac OS X
13 17 (2.50%) SUSE
14 10 (1.47%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.47%) Solaris
15 7 (1.03%) HPUX
16 6 (0.88%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.74%) AIX
17 5 (0.74%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (25.44%) ITIL
2 116 (17.06%) Project Management
3 102 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 99 (14.56%) Software Engineering
5 81 (11.91%) Service Management
5 81 (11.91%) Change Control
6 64 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (9.26%) OO
8 61 (8.97%) Quality Management
9 57 (8.38%) DevOps
10 55 (8.09%) Change Management
11 50 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (7.21%) Risk Management
13 43 (6.32%) Release Management
14 42 (6.18%) UML
15 39 (5.74%) Web Development
15 39 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (5.74%) Root Cause Analysis
16 38 (5.59%) Risk Assessment
17 35 (5.15%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 101 (14.85%) Python
2 93 (13.68%) Java
3 86 (12.65%) Bash Shell
4 82 (12.06%) C
5 80 (11.76%) SQL
6 79 (11.62%) C#
7 78 (11.47%) Ruby
8 77 (11.32%) Perl
9 71 (10.44%) JavaScript
10 67 (9.85%) C++
11 36 (5.29%) PHP
12 16 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.91%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.91%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.76%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.32%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.32%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.88%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 169 (24.85%) Degree
2 154 (22.65%) Security Cleared
3 103 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 43 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (6.18%) MCSE
6 38 (5.59%) MCP
7 35 (5.15%) DV Cleared
8 34 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (3.24%) MCSA
9 22 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 21 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (2.65%) CTC Cleared
12 11 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.62%) CCNP
12 11 (1.62%) ISEB
13 10 (1.47%) CCNA
14 8 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (1.03%) ISTQB
15 7 (1.03%) CISSP
15 7 (1.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.56%) SLA
2 42 (6.18%) QA
3 18 (2.65%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 14 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.03%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.59%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.29%) BS15000
9 1 (0.15%) TickIT
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 64 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 57 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.71%) KVM
4 13 (1.91%) UAG
4 13 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.47%) vSphere
6 9 (1.32%) Varnish
6 9 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.03%) XenApp
7 7 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.88%) NFS
8 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.44%) Xen
9 3 (0.44%) Samba
10 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.29%) Squid
10 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.29%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 125 (18.38%) Puppet
2 54 (7.94%) Nagios
3 49 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.82%) SCCM
5 16 (2.35%) Cacti
6 15 (2.21%) Netcool
7 13 (1.91%) SCOM
8 10 (1.47%) Ansible
9 9 (1.32%) OpenView
9 9 (1.32%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.32%) NSN NetAct
10 6 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.74%) Icinga
11 5 (0.74%) Ganglia
11 5 (0.74%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.74%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.59%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 149 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 102 (15.00%) VMware
3 57 (8.38%) Cisco
4 55 (8.09%) Oracle
5 47 (6.91%) HP
6 39 (5.74%) Red Hat
7 38 (5.59%) Fujitsu
8 33 (4.85%) EMC
8 33 (4.85%) IBM
9 29 (4.26%) Citrix
10 19 (2.79%) Remedy
11 15 (2.21%) BMC
12 11 (1.62%) JBoss
12 11 (1.62%) Cognos
13 10 (1.47%) Adobe
13 10 (1.47%) Dell
13 10 (1.47%) Ericsson
13 10 (1.47%) Symantec
13 10 (1.47%) Perforce
13 10 (1.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 8K Bonus.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allowance, 20% Bonus, Private Me
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20 - £30 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £56,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 28 days ago