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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 148 188 189
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 394 312 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.90% 1.38% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.71% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 285 210 251
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
17191 18240 16945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.90% 80.54% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13980 14301 13794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +57 117 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Surrey +24 94 £45,000 +2.27% 13
Hampshire +39 79 £42,500 +34.92% 6
West Sussex +26 34 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Oxfordshire +17 30 £45,000 - 4
Kent +11 15 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Buckinghamshire -19 11 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex +11 10 £38,750 -8.82%
East Sussex -5 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 247 (32.59%) Linux
2 210 (27.70%) Windows
3 188 (24.80%) Puppet
4 183 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 180 (23.75%) ITIL
6 172 (22.69%) VMware
7 156 (20.58%) Python
8 141 (18.60%) Perl
9 136 (17.94%) SQL
10 133 (17.55%) Microsoft
11 132 (17.41%) DevOps
12 126 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
13 124 (16.36%) Active Directory
14 123 (16.23%) Java
15 120 (15.83%) Opscode Chef
16 117 (15.44%) DNS
17 111 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 109 (14.38%) Security Cleared
19 105 (13.85%) Data Centre
20 100 (13.19%) Degree
21 96 (12.66%) Oracle
22 94 (12.40%) SLA
23 93 (12.27%) MySQL
24 92 (12.14%) Software Engineering
25 91 (12.01%) Finance
26 89 (11.74%) SC Cleared
27 86 (11.35%) Ruby
27 86 (11.35%) JavaScript
28 85 (11.21%) HP
29 81 (10.69%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 81 (10.69%) Apache
2 60 (7.92%) Tomcat
3 52 (6.86%) IIS
4 31 (4.09%) MS Exchange
4 31 (4.09%) WebLogic
5 29 (3.83%) nginx
6 27 (3.56%) Node.js
7 25 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (3.17%) SharePoint
9 23 (3.03%) JBoss
9 23 (3.03%) OpenStack
10 18 (2.37%) Lync
11 17 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 16 (2.11%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.85%) CMS
14 8 (1.06%) Apache Solr
14 8 (1.06%) Mule
15 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 71 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.88%) MS Office
3 18 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.85%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.66%) assyst
5 5 (0.66%) Tridion
5 5 (0.66%) Cordys
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.53%) Summit
6 4 (0.53%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.40%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 76 (10.03%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.03%) SaaS
3 15 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.32%) IaaS
6 7 (0.92%) PaaS
7 6 (0.79%) GitHub
8 3 (0.40%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.40%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.40%) Taleo
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 117 (15.44%) DNS
2 80 (10.55%) Firewall
3 62 (8.18%) Internet
4 52 (6.86%) TCP/IP
5 50 (6.60%) VPN
6 44 (5.80%) SAN
7 42 (5.54%) HTTP
8 38 (5.01%) WAN
9 36 (4.75%) SMTP
10 33 (4.35%) DHCP
10 33 (4.35%) LAN
11 26 (3.43%) MPLS
12 25 (3.30%) VoIP
13 24 (3.17%) BGP
14 23 (3.03%) IPsec
14 23 (3.03%) Network Security
15 22 (2.90%) VLAN
15 22 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
16 19 (2.51%) LDAP
17 18 (2.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (12.27%) MySQL
2 62 (8.18%) SQL Server
3 52 (6.86%) MongoDB
4 47 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 40 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.75%) Oracle Database
7 23 (3.03%) Big Data
7 23 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (1.98%) Redis
10 12 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.32%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.79%) Essbase
13 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 76 (10.03%) Subversion
2 69 (9.10%) Jenkins
3 65 (8.58%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.35%) Selenium
5 28 (3.69%) Maven
6 26 (3.43%) Ant
7 20 (2.64%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.11%) JIRA
9 14 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (1.85%) Hudson
10 13 (1.72%) JUnit
11 12 (1.58%) PHPUnit
11 12 (1.58%) Mockito
12 11 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.06%) Toad
14 6 (0.79%) eggPlant
15 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.53%) ClearCase
16 4 (0.53%) MSTest
16 4 (0.53%) Gerrit
General
1 91 (12.01%) Finance
2 36 (4.75%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.56%) Aerospace
4 23 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.37%) Front Office
6 16 (2.11%) Banking
7 15 (1.98%) Legal
8 13 (1.72%) Back Office
8 13 (1.72%) Retail
9 10 (1.32%) Military
9 10 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.79%) Electronics
10 6 (0.79%) Law
10 6 (0.79%) Billing
11 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.66%) Publishing
12 4 (0.53%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.40%) Marketing
14 2 (0.26%) Avionics
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 105 (13.85%) Developer
2 65 (8.58%) Administrator
3 63 (8.31%) Analyst
4 59 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 58 (7.65%) Support Engineer
6 57 (7.52%) Software Engineer
7 45 (5.94%) Systems Administrator
8 34 (4.49%) Architect
9 31 (4.09%) Web Developer
10 28 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (3.56%) Network Engineer
11 27 (3.56%) Project Manager
12 25 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
13 23 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
13 23 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (3.03%) DBA
13 23 (3.03%) Support Analyst
14 21 (2.77%) Technical Engineer
14 21 (2.77%) Linux Administrator
15 20 (2.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.42%) Web Services
2 78 (10.29%) .NET
3 74 (9.76%) HTML
4 72 (9.50%) CSS
5 36 (4.75%) HTML5
6 33 (4.35%) jQuery
7 30 (3.96%) CSS3
8 25 (3.30%) Middleware
9 21 (2.77%) ASP.NET
10 19 (2.51%) J2EE
10 19 (2.51%) AngularJS
11 18 (2.37%) Application Packaging
12 17 (2.24%) REST
13 16 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
13 16 (2.11%) XML
14 15 (1.98%) Spring
14 15 (1.98%) Yii
14 15 (1.98%) Symfony
15 13 (1.72%) Hibernate
16 11 (1.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 75 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.46%) Replication
4 38 (5.01%) CMDB
4 38 (5.01%) Mobile App
5 34 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 31 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 29 (3.83%) Statistics
8 15 (1.98%) Clustering
8 15 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
8 15 (1.98%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.45%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.19%) PKI
11 7 (0.92%) User Experience
12 5 (0.66%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.66%) Semantic Web
13 4 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.53%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 247 (32.59%) Linux
2 210 (27.70%) Windows
3 71 (9.37%) UNIX
4 63 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (6.73%) Windows 7
6 43 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (5.41%) Ubuntu
8 35 (4.62%) CentOS
9 16 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.85%) Debian
11 13 (1.72%) Android
12 11 (1.45%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.06%) VxWorks
15 7 (0.92%) SUSE
16 5 (0.66%) Solaris
17 3 (0.40%) OpenBSD
17 3 (0.40%) HPUX
17 3 (0.40%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (23.75%) ITIL
3 132 (17.41%) DevOps
4 126 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (12.14%) Software Engineering
6 75 (9.89%) Change Management
7 74 (9.76%) SDLC
8 63 (8.31%) OO
9 62 (8.18%) Project Management
10 58 (7.65%) Open Source
11 51 (6.73%) Service Management
12 49 (6.46%) Incident Management
12 49 (6.46%) Capacity Planning
13 48 (6.33%) TDD
14 47 (6.20%) Load Balancing
15 42 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
16 41 (5.41%) Change Control
17 40 (5.28%) Validation
18 39 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
19 38 (5.01%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (20.58%) Python
2 141 (18.60%) Perl
3 136 (17.94%) SQL
4 123 (16.23%) Java
5 86 (11.35%) JavaScript
5 86 (11.35%) Ruby
6 70 (9.23%) PHP
7 69 (9.10%) PowerShell
8 61 (8.05%) C++
9 51 (6.73%) Bash Shell
10 46 (6.07%) C
11 45 (5.94%) C#
12 23 (3.03%) VBScript
13 15 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.85%) VB
15 11 (1.45%) Assembly Language
15 11 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.66%) Delphi
17 5 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 109 (14.38%) Security Cleared
2 100 (13.19%) Degree
3 89 (11.74%) SC Cleared
4 58 (7.65%) DV Cleared
5 55 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (6.20%) MCSE
7 44 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (4.09%) MCP
9 26 (3.43%) CCNA
10 24 (3.17%) CCNP
11 18 (2.37%) A+ Certification
12 17 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.85%) ISEB
15 8 (1.06%) VCP4
16 7 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
18 5 (0.66%) PMP
18 5 (0.66%) CCIE
18 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (12.40%) SLA
2 49 (6.46%) QA
3 14 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.79%) TickIT
6 5 (0.66%) DICOM
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 111 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.43%) KVM
4 21 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 20 (2.64%) Xen
6 16 (2.11%) vSphere
7 14 (1.85%) UAG
7 14 (1.85%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.85%) Firmware
8 12 (1.58%) qmail
8 12 (1.58%) Squid
9 10 (1.32%) Docker
10 8 (1.06%) XenApp
11 7 (0.92%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.79%) vCloud
13 5 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.53%) XenServer
14 4 (0.53%) Ceph
15 3 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 188 (24.80%) Puppet
2 120 (15.83%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (7.92%) Nagios
4 56 (7.39%) SCCM
5 31 (4.09%) ZABBIX
6 30 (3.96%) SCOM
7 26 (3.43%) Ansible
8 22 (2.90%) Cacti
9 20 (2.64%) logstash
9 20 (2.64%) Graphite
10 19 (2.51%) Ganglia
11 18 (2.37%) collectd
12 14 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
13 13 (1.72%) Zenoss
14 12 (1.58%) FortiGate
15 10 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (1.06%) Salt
16 8 (1.06%) WSUS
16 8 (1.06%) vMotion
17 7 (0.92%) Icinga
Vendors
1 172 (22.69%) VMware
2 133 (17.55%) Microsoft
3 96 (12.66%) Oracle
4 85 (11.21%) HP
5 71 (9.37%) Cisco
6 55 (7.26%) Citrix
7 47 (6.20%) Red Hat
8 29 (3.83%) SAP
9 27 (3.56%) EMC
10 25 (3.30%) Dell
11 19 (2.51%) Juniper
11 19 (2.51%) NetApp
12 18 (2.37%) Sun
12 18 (2.37%) Brocade
13 17 (2.24%) F5
13 17 (2.24%) Ariba
13 17 (2.24%) Symantec
14 15 (1.98%) Zend
15 14 (1.85%) Splunk
15 14 (1.85%) StorageTek
Godalming, Surrey
Alpha
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £39500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Epsom, Surrey
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: On-call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + £6,600 Travel Allowance + £12% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Theale, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago