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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 181 182 163
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 311 267 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.34% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.67% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 217 175 272
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 £28,750 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +31 109 £39,000 -17.89% 8
Hampshire -9 71 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Berkshire -33 67 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +3 19 £42,977 +3.55% 5
West Sussex +5 14 £41,250 -
Kent +3 13 £75,000 +62.16% 2
East Sussex -6 13 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Oxfordshire -21 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Middlesex +11 3 - - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 200 (31.50%) Linux
2 184 (28.98%) ITIL
3 171 (26.93%) Windows
4 151 (23.78%) Microsoft
5 122 (19.21%) Security Cleared
5 122 (19.21%) Puppet
6 115 (18.11%) Oracle
7 113 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (17.17%) Degree
9 102 (16.06%) SQL
10 93 (14.65%) VMware
11 87 (13.70%) Python
12 86 (13.54%) MS Excel
13 84 (13.23%) Perl
14 83 (13.07%) Java
15 81 (12.76%) SC Cleared
16 77 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
17 76 (11.97%) Project Management
18 75 (11.81%) MS Office
18 75 (11.81%) DNS
19 73 (11.50%) UNIX
20 72 (11.34%) Web Services
21 71 (11.18%) .NET
22 70 (11.02%) DevOps
23 68 (10.71%) Active Directory
24 67 (10.55%) HP
25 66 (10.39%) SLA
25 66 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
26 65 (10.24%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (8.50%) Apache
2 46 (7.24%) MS Exchange
3 45 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 41 (6.46%) IIS
5 32 (5.04%) Tomcat
6 27 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (3.46%) nginx
8 20 (3.15%) Node.js
9 17 (2.68%) Lync
9 17 (2.68%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.05%) CMS
11 12 (1.89%) Moodle
12 8 (1.26%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.10%) Documentum
14 6 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 3 (0.47%) WordPress
16 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
16 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 75 (11.81%) MS Office
3 14 (2.20%) MS Project
4 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (5.35%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (3.31%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.47%) assyst
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.31%) Tridion
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.62%) SaaS
3 14 (2.20%) Office 365
4 9 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.10%) PaaS
6 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.63%) IaaS
7 4 (0.63%) GitHub
8 3 (0.47%) Terremark
9 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 75 (11.81%) DNS
2 53 (8.35%) Internet
3 43 (6.77%) HTTP
3 43 (6.77%) TCP/IP
3 43 (6.77%) SAN
4 41 (6.46%) Firewall
5 39 (6.14%) LAN
6 38 (5.98%) WAN
7 31 (4.88%) DHCP
8 27 (4.25%) VoIP
9 19 (2.99%) SNMP
10 17 (2.68%) Ethernet
11 14 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (2.05%) Network Security
12 13 (2.05%) ADSL
12 13 (2.05%) BGP
12 13 (2.05%) OSPF
13 12 (1.89%) NAS
13 12 (1.89%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.24%) Relational Database
2 58 (9.13%) SQL Server
3 54 (8.50%) MySQL
4 47 (7.40%) Oracle Database
5 37 (5.83%) RDBMS
6 29 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
7 28 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 22 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.83%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.36%) Big Data
11 14 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.10%) HBase
14 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
16 4 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 56 (8.82%) Subversion
2 40 (6.30%) Ant
3 35 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (5.35%) Jenkins
5 33 (5.20%) Git (software)
6 26 (4.09%) Maven
7 24 (3.78%) Oracle Forms
7 24 (3.78%) Selenium
8 22 (3.46%) JIRA
9 12 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.89%) NUnit
10 10 (1.57%) ClearCase
10 10 (1.57%) Hudson
11 8 (1.26%) StarTeam
12 7 (1.10%) JUnit
12 7 (1.10%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.94%) Toad
13 6 (0.94%) PhantomJS
13 6 (0.94%) CasperJS
14 5 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (9.76%) Finance
2 31 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.52%) Retail
4 15 (2.36%) Military
5 12 (1.89%) Back Office
6 10 (1.57%) Billing
7 9 (1.42%) Legal
8 8 (1.26%) Banking
8 8 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.10%) Advertising
9 7 (1.10%) Marketing
10 6 (0.94%) Electronics
11 3 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.31%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 84 (13.23%) Developer
2 82 (12.91%) Administrator
3 49 (7.72%) Linux Administrator
4 46 (7.24%) Analyst
5 45 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
6 38 (5.98%) Project Manager
6 38 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 36 (5.67%) Support Engineer
8 32 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 31 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 25 (3.94%) Consultant
11 23 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 19 (2.99%) Architect
13 18 (2.83%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (2.83%) Oracle Developer
14 17 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 17 (2.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 16 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
16 15 (2.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (11.34%) Web Services
2 71 (11.18%) .NET
3 61 (9.61%) HTML
4 48 (7.56%) CSS
5 35 (5.51%) jQuery
6 30 (4.72%) XML
7 29 (4.57%) .NET Framework
8 26 (4.09%) WCF
9 23 (3.62%) Middleware
10 22 (3.46%) J2EE
11 20 (3.15%) HTML5
12 17 (2.68%) CSS3
13 16 (2.52%) Spring
13 16 (2.52%) LAMP
13 16 (2.52%) WinForms
14 14 (2.20%) ASP.NET
14 14 (2.20%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (2.20%) WPF
15 13 (2.05%) RESTful
15 13 (2.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (9.92%) Open Source
3 54 (8.50%) Management Information System
4 48 (7.56%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.25%) CMDB
6 24 (3.78%) Replication
7 21 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.68%) iPhone
9 16 (2.52%) iPad
10 15 (2.36%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.89%) VLE
12 11 (1.73%) W3C
13 10 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.57%) User Experience
13 10 (1.57%) Social Media
14 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (1.42%) Clustering
15 8 (1.26%) Mainframe
16 7 (1.10%) Kindle
17 5 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 200 (31.50%) Linux
2 171 (26.93%) Windows
3 73 (11.50%) UNIX
4 53 (8.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (7.40%) Windows 7
6 44 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (4.09%) Ubuntu
10 24 (3.78%) SUSE
11 20 (3.15%) Android
11 20 (3.15%) Apple iOS
12 18 (2.83%) HPUX
13 14 (2.20%) CentOS
14 13 (2.05%) Mac OS X
15 10 (1.57%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.79%) Debian
17 4 (0.63%) Solaris
17 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.63%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (28.98%) ITIL
2 113 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (11.97%) Project Management
5 70 (11.02%) DevOps
6 65 (10.24%) OO
7 63 (9.92%) Service Management
8 59 (9.29%) Software Engineering
9 58 (9.13%) PRINCE2
10 55 (8.66%) Change Management
11 51 (8.03%) Asset Management
12 47 (7.40%) Change Control
13 46 (7.24%) Release Management
14 43 (6.77%) Scrum
15 40 (6.30%) Quality Management
16 37 (5.83%) SOA
16 37 (5.83%) TDD
17 32 (5.04%) Integration Testing
18 29 (4.57%) Unit Testing
19 28 (4.41%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 102 (16.06%) SQL
2 87 (13.70%) Python
3 84 (13.23%) Perl
4 83 (13.07%) Java
5 59 (9.29%) Bash Shell
6 54 (8.50%) PHP
7 52 (8.19%) C#
8 50 (7.87%) JavaScript
9 42 (6.61%) PowerShell
10 39 (6.14%) C++
10 39 (6.14%) Ruby
11 36 (5.67%) C
12 27 (4.25%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.83%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.52%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.73%) VBScript
16 7 (1.10%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.10%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.94%) HQL
18 5 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 122 (19.21%) Security Cleared
2 109 (17.17%) Degree
3 81 (12.76%) SC Cleared
4 44 (6.93%) DV Cleared
5 27 (4.25%) MCSE
5 27 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (3.78%) MCP
7 22 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.20%) CCNA
8 14 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (1.89%) ISEB
10 11 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (1.42%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.42%) CISSP
12 8 (1.26%) SSCP
12 8 (1.26%) CISA
12 8 (1.26%) CISM
12 8 (1.26%) MCSA
13 7 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.39%) SLA
2 47 (7.40%) QA
3 24 (3.78%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) BS15000
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) HL7
7 1 (0.16%) BS25999
7 1 (0.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.62%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.83%) KVM
4 18 (2.83%) vSphere
5 8 (1.26%) NFS
6 7 (1.10%) LXC
7 6 (0.94%) Firmware
7 6 (0.94%) UAG
8 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.47%) Varnish
8 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.47%) Samba
8 3 (0.47%) Xen
8 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.16%) XenApp
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 122 (19.21%) Puppet
2 66 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (7.87%) Nagios
4 20 (3.15%) SCCM
5 16 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (1.42%) Cacti
6 9 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (1.42%) SCOM
6 9 (1.42%) Ansible
7 8 (1.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (1.26%) Salt
8 7 (1.10%) Zenoss
8 7 (1.10%) Graphite
8 7 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.94%) logstash
10 5 (0.79%) WSUS
11 4 (0.63%) Netcool
11 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.63%) Icinga
Vendors
1 151 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 115 (18.11%) Oracle
3 93 (14.65%) VMware
4 67 (10.55%) HP
5 49 (7.72%) Cisco
6 41 (6.46%) Red Hat
7 37 (5.83%) EMC
8 34 (5.35%) Remedy
9 24 (3.78%) Symantec
10 18 (2.83%) IBM
10 18 (2.83%) Adobe
11 16 (2.52%) Citrix
12 14 (2.20%) Juniper
12 14 (2.20%) CheckPoint
13 13 (2.05%) F5
14 12 (1.89%) Telerik
14 12 (1.89%) Zend
15 11 (1.73%) Brocade
15 11 (1.73%) Sun
16 9 (1.42%) Google
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago