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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 166 188 187
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 367 324 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.77% 1.44% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.78% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 261 227 242
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
17267 18198 16760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.09% 80.94% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14255 14088 13660
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 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Surrey +46 113 £50,000 +15.60% 6
Berkshire +33 100 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Hampshire +56 77 £42,750 +14.00% 5
Oxfordshire +23 32 £43,250 -3.88% 5
West Sussex -13 19 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Middlesex -1 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Kent -11 9 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Buckinghamshire -40 6 £50,500 +12.22% 4
East Sussex -23 2 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Sussex - 2 £52,500 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 291 (38.09%) Linux
2 239 (31.28%) Puppet
3 202 (26.44%) Windows
4 192 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
5 188 (24.61%) VMware
6 182 (23.82%) Python
7 178 (23.30%) ITIL
8 168 (21.99%) Perl
9 156 (20.42%) SQL
10 155 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
11 134 (17.54%) DNS
12 133 (17.41%) Java
13 129 (16.88%) DevOps
14 127 (16.62%) Microsoft
15 123 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 117 (15.31%) Active Directory
17 116 (15.18%) MySQL
18 115 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
19 108 (14.14%) JavaScript
20 107 (14.01%) Apache
21 106 (13.87%) Degree
22 105 (13.74%) Software Engineering
22 105 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
23 101 (13.22%) Data Centre
24 98 (12.83%) SLA
25 95 (12.43%) Finance
26 94 (12.30%) Ruby
27 93 (12.17%) Web Services
28 92 (12.04%) Firewall
29 91 (11.91%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 107 (14.01%) Apache
2 63 (8.25%) Tomcat
3 49 (6.41%) IIS
4 44 (5.76%) nginx
5 42 (5.50%) Node.js
6 41 (5.37%) WebLogic
7 31 (4.06%) JBoss
7 31 (4.06%) OpenStack
8 30 (3.93%) MS Exchange
9 25 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (3.14%) SharePoint
11 16 (2.09%) Lync
12 15 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.83%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.70%) Oracle Service Bus
14 13 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.18%) CMS
16 8 (1.05%) Mule
17 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 70 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.84%) MS Office
3 19 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.09%) MS Project
5 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.39%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
6 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.65%) Cordys
3 4 (0.52%) Summit
4 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.39%) assyst
4 3 (0.39%) Tridion
4 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.39%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 105 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.93%) SaaS
3 18 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.57%) IaaS
6 7 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.92%) PaaS
7 6 (0.79%) GitHub
8 5 (0.65%) Taleo
9 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.39%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.39%) Route 53
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 134 (17.54%) DNS
2 92 (12.04%) Firewall
3 81 (10.60%) Internet
4 66 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 55 (7.20%) VPN
5 55 (7.20%) HTTP
6 49 (6.41%) SMTP
7 41 (5.37%) SAN
8 38 (4.97%) WAN
9 35 (4.58%) LAN
10 30 (3.93%) DHCP
11 28 (3.66%) VoIP
11 28 (3.66%) LDAP
12 27 (3.53%) SSL
12 27 (3.53%) MPLS
13 25 (3.27%) IPsec
13 25 (3.27%) Network Security
14 24 (3.14%) BGP
15 22 (2.88%) VLAN
16 20 (2.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (15.18%) MySQL
2 61 (7.98%) MongoDB
3 55 (7.20%) NoSQL
3 55 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 46 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 34 (4.45%) Big Data
6 32 (4.19%) Oracle Database
7 27 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.36%) Redis
9 14 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.31%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.79%) Essbase
13 6 (0.79%) DB2
14 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (10.99%) Jenkins
2 63 (8.25%) Subversion
3 60 (7.85%) Git (software)
4 41 (5.37%) Selenium
5 22 (2.88%) Mockito
5 22 (2.88%) JUnit
6 21 (2.75%) Maven
7 19 (2.49%) Hudson
8 17 (2.23%) Ant
8 17 (2.23%) PHPUnit
9 16 (2.09%) JIRA
10 15 (1.96%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.92%) Toad
13 6 (0.79%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.79%) eggPlant
14 5 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
15 4 (0.52%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 95 (12.43%) Finance
2 41 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.14%) Aerospace
4 21 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.62%) Front Office
6 16 (2.09%) Banking
7 15 (1.96%) Back Office
8 13 (1.70%) Publishing
9 12 (1.57%) Retail
10 10 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.92%) Electronics
11 7 (0.92%) Legal
11 7 (0.92%) Billing
12 6 (0.79%) Law
13 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.52%) Military
14 3 (0.39%) Marketing
14 3 (0.39%) Avionics
15 2 (0.26%) Advertising
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 109 (14.27%) Developer
2 69 (9.03%) Analyst
2 69 (9.03%) Software Engineer
2 69 (9.03%) Administrator
3 68 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 54 (7.07%) Support Engineer
5 49 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 37 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 36 (4.71%) Web Developer
8 32 (4.19%) Architect
9 30 (3.93%) Network Engineer
10 25 (3.27%) DBA
10 25 (3.27%) Project Manager
11 24 (3.14%) Support Analyst
12 23 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (3.01%) Senior Developer
12 23 (3.01%) Senior Software Engineer
13 22 (2.88%) Configuration Manager
14 21 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (2.75%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (12.17%) Web Services
2 78 (10.21%) HTML
3 74 (9.69%) CSS
4 71 (9.29%) .NET
5 55 (7.20%) jQuery
6 39 (5.10%) HTML5
7 34 (4.45%) CSS3
8 24 (3.14%) Spring
9 21 (2.75%) Grails
9 21 (2.75%) Spring MVC
9 21 (2.75%) Play Framework
10 20 (2.62%) REST
11 19 (2.49%) AngularJS
12 18 (2.36%) Application Packaging
12 18 (2.36%) Middleware
13 17 (2.23%) ASP.NET
13 17 (2.23%) Symfony
13 17 (2.23%) Yii
13 17 (2.23%) MCollective
14 16 (2.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.22%) Data Centre
2 69 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.41%) Replication
4 43 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 39 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 38 (4.97%) CMDB
7 31 (4.06%) Statistics
7 31 (4.06%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.23%) Semantic Web
9 13 (1.70%) Clustering
9 13 (1.70%) PKI
9 13 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (1.57%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.92%) EqualLogic
12 7 (0.92%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.65%) User Experience
13 5 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.65%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 291 (38.09%) Linux
2 202 (26.44%) Windows
3 68 (8.90%) UNIX
4 63 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 51 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (6.68%) CentOS
7 44 (5.76%) Windows 7
8 42 (5.50%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.57%) Debian
11 11 (1.44%) Android
11 11 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.05%) VxWorks
14 7 (0.92%) SUSE
15 4 (0.52%) AIX
15 4 (0.52%) Solaris
16 3 (0.39%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.39%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (23.30%) ITIL
3 129 (16.88%) DevOps
4 115 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
5 105 (13.74%) Software Engineering
6 79 (10.34%) Change Management
7 75 (9.82%) SDLC
8 73 (9.55%) OO
9 66 (8.64%) Open Source
10 59 (7.72%) TDD
11 55 (7.20%) Incident Management
12 51 (6.68%) Project Management
12 51 (6.68%) Service Management
13 50 (6.54%) Capacity Planning
13 50 (6.54%) BDD
14 47 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
15 45 (5.89%) Load Balancing
16 43 (5.63%) Validation
17 42 (5.50%) MVC
17 42 (5.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 182 (23.82%) Python
2 168 (21.99%) Perl
3 156 (20.42%) SQL
4 133 (17.41%) Java
5 108 (14.14%) JavaScript
6 94 (12.30%) Ruby
7 87 (11.39%) PHP
8 73 (9.55%) C++
9 71 (9.29%) PowerShell
10 57 (7.46%) Bash Shell
11 48 (6.28%) C
12 46 (6.02%) C#
13 21 (2.75%) VBScript
14 13 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.57%) VB
16 11 (1.44%) Assembly Language
16 11 (1.44%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.92%) XPath
17 7 (0.92%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.65%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 106 (13.87%) Degree
2 90 (11.78%) Security Cleared
3 73 (9.55%) SC Cleared
4 51 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (6.15%) DV Cleared
6 43 (5.63%) MCSE
7 28 (3.66%) MCP
7 28 (3.66%) CCNA
8 24 (3.14%) CCNP
9 16 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (1.83%) A+ Certification
11 13 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.70%) ISEB
12 8 (1.05%) VCP4
13 6 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.65%) JNCIP
14 5 (0.65%) PMP
14 5 (0.65%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (12.83%) SLA
2 43 (5.63%) QA
3 14 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.31%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.79%) TickIT
6 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.39%) DICOM
7 3 (0.39%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.26%) COBIT
9 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 123 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (15.31%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.93%) KVM
4 23 (3.01%) vSphere
5 18 (2.36%) qmail
5 18 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (2.36%) Squid
6 16 (2.09%) Xen
7 15 (1.96%) Firmware
8 14 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.83%) UAG
9 13 (1.70%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.44%) Docker
11 8 (1.05%) vCloud
11 8 (1.05%) XenApp
12 6 (0.79%) XenServer
12 6 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.65%) iptables
14 4 (0.52%) Ceph
15 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 239 (31.28%) Puppet
2 155 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (9.16%) Nagios
4 53 (6.94%) SCCM
5 39 (5.10%) ZABBIX
6 38 (4.97%) Ansible
7 31 (4.06%) Cacti
8 27 (3.53%) SCOM
8 27 (3.53%) logstash
9 26 (3.40%) Graphite
10 25 (3.27%) Ganglia
11 23 (3.01%) collectd
12 14 (1.83%) Zenoss
13 12 (1.57%) FortiGate
13 12 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
14 10 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 9 (1.18%) Rundeck
16 8 (1.05%) vMotion
16 8 (1.05%) Salt
17 7 (0.92%) Icinga
Vendors
1 188 (24.61%) VMware
2 127 (16.62%) Microsoft
3 91 (11.91%) Oracle
4 66 (8.64%) Cisco
4 66 (8.64%) HP
5 65 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 57 (7.46%) Citrix
7 28 (3.66%) Dell
8 23 (3.01%) EMC
9 21 (2.75%) SAP
10 20 (2.62%) NetApp
10 20 (2.62%) Splunk
11 19 (2.49%) Juniper
12 17 (2.23%) Sun
12 17 (2.23%) Zend
13 15 (1.96%) Percona
13 15 (1.96%) F5
14 14 (1.83%) Symantec
15 13 (1.70%) Ariba
15 13 (1.70%) Brocade
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Arrows Group
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £37,000 per annum Bens + Bonus + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-55K
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: £20,000 per annum plus shift allowance of 15% of basic annual salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 10 days ago