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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 186 193 161
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 313 270 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.30% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.61% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 218 173 214
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.23%
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
16456 16743 15984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.25% 80.58% 78.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13259 13125 13184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,859
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +20 86 £48,000 +18.51% 9
Hampshire -1 74 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Berkshire -24 68 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Buckinghamshire +29 30 £42,977 +56.28% 5
East Sussex -8 19 £55,000 +33.33% 3
West Sussex +6 18 £41,250 -23.25% 1
Oxfordshire -11 10 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Kent +16 7 £50,000 -13.04%
Middlesex +4 5 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 176 (27.98%) ITIL
1 176 (27.98%) Linux
2 166 (26.39%) Windows
3 133 (21.14%) Microsoft
4 126 (20.03%) Security Cleared
5 122 (19.40%) Oracle
6 120 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (16.06%) Puppet
8 100 (15.90%) Degree
9 99 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
10 96 (15.26%) SQL
11 91 (14.47%) Java
12 84 (13.35%) HP
13 83 (13.20%) Python
13 83 (13.20%) SC Cleared
14 80 (12.72%) Perl
15 79 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
16 78 (12.40%) DevOps
16 78 (12.40%) Web Services
16 78 (12.40%) MS Excel
17 76 (12.08%) Project Management
18 75 (11.92%) .NET
18 75 (11.92%) VMware
19 73 (11.61%) HTML
20 69 (10.97%) MS Office
20 69 (10.97%) DNS
21 67 (10.65%) Subversion
21 67 (10.65%) Opscode Chef
22 65 (10.33%) UNIX
23 62 (9.86%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 51 (8.11%) Apache
2 40 (6.36%) IIS
3 38 (6.04%) MS Exchange
4 36 (5.72%) Tomcat
5 34 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 19 (3.02%) Lync
6 19 (3.02%) nginx
7 18 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (2.86%) CMS
8 12 (1.91%) Node.js
8 12 (1.91%) Moodle
9 11 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.27%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.95%) Documentum
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 78 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 69 (10.97%) MS Office
3 10 (1.59%) MS Project
3 10 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (7.15%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (4.13%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.64%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.64%) assyst
6 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.64%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.48%) Tridion
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.02%) SaaS
3 15 (2.38%) Office 365
4 8 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.95%) PaaS
6 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.64%) IaaS
7 4 (0.64%) GitHub
8 3 (0.48%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.97%) DNS
2 50 (7.95%) Internet
3 46 (7.31%) HTTP
4 39 (6.20%) WAN
5 38 (6.04%) TCP/IP
6 37 (5.88%) LAN
7 36 (5.72%) Firewall
8 32 (5.09%) SAN
9 26 (4.13%) DHCP
10 19 (3.02%) VoIP
11 17 (2.70%) OSPF
12 16 (2.54%) BGP
13 15 (2.38%) ADSL
13 15 (2.38%) SNMP
14 13 (2.07%) Ethernet
14 13 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (2.07%) NAS
14 13 (2.07%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (1.91%) FWSM
15 12 (1.91%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.54%) SQL Server
1 60 (9.54%) Relational Database
2 51 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 39 (6.20%) MySQL
4 27 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 25 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
5 25 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 24 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (3.02%) NoSQL
8 16 (2.54%) Big Data
9 15 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.11%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 67 (10.65%) Subversion
2 53 (8.43%) Ant
3 40 (6.36%) Maven
4 37 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 34 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 23 (3.66%) Selenium
7 21 (3.34%) Oracle Forms
8 20 (3.18%) JIRA
9 15 (2.38%) Visual Studio
10 14 (2.23%) NUnit
11 10 (1.59%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.43%) ClearCase
12 9 (1.43%) Toad
12 9 (1.43%) JUnit
12 9 (1.43%) Hudson
13 8 (1.27%) StarTeam
14 6 (0.95%) CasperJS
14 6 (0.95%) PhantomJS
14 6 (0.95%) MSI
General
1 54 (8.59%) Finance
2 23 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.86%) Military
4 14 (2.23%) Aerospace
5 12 (1.91%) Back Office
6 11 (1.75%) Retail
6 11 (1.75%) Legal
7 8 (1.27%) Banking
7 8 (1.27%) Billing
8 7 (1.11%) General Ledger
9 6 (0.95%) Advertising
10 5 (0.79%) Marketing
10 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.64%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (14.63%) Developer
2 61 (9.70%) Administrator
3 43 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 40 (6.36%) Support Engineer
5 39 (6.20%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (5.72%) Analyst
7 35 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 29 (4.61%) Architect
9 28 (4.45%) Software Engineer
10 27 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
11 22 (3.50%) Consultant
12 21 (3.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 20 (3.18%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support
14 19 (3.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.02%) Configuration Specialist
15 18 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 17 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
16 17 (2.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
17 16 (2.54%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (12.40%) Web Services
2 75 (11.92%) .NET
3 73 (11.61%) HTML
4 57 (9.06%) CSS
5 35 (5.56%) jQuery
6 32 (5.09%) XML
7 31 (4.93%) .NET Framework
7 31 (4.93%) Middleware
8 28 (4.45%) J2EE
9 25 (3.97%) WCF
10 23 (3.66%) HTML5
11 21 (3.34%) Oracle Fusion
12 19 (3.02%) CSS3
13 17 (2.70%) Spring
14 16 (2.54%) WPF
14 16 (2.54%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.23%) Yii
15 14 (2.23%) REST
15 14 (2.23%) Symfony
15 14 (2.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (8.59%) Management Information System
3 50 (7.95%) Open Source
4 40 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 32 (5.09%) CMDB
6 25 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.50%) Replication
8 13 (2.07%) iPhone
8 13 (2.07%) iPad
9 12 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (1.91%) VLE
10 11 (1.75%) W3C
10 11 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.59%) Clustering
12 9 (1.43%) Kindle
12 9 (1.43%) User Experience
13 7 (1.11%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.11%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 176 (27.98%) Linux
2 166 (26.39%) Windows
3 65 (10.33%) UNIX
4 44 (7.00%) Windows 7
5 40 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (3.34%) HPUX
7 21 (3.34%) Ubuntu
7 21 (3.34%) Android
7 21 (3.34%) Apple iOS
7 21 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.91%) SUSE
9 9 (1.43%) CentOS
10 8 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.11%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (0.64%) Debian
12 4 (0.64%) Solaris
12 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (27.98%) ITIL
2 120 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (12.40%) DevOps
5 76 (12.08%) Project Management
6 62 (9.86%) Software Engineering
7 60 (9.54%) Change Management
8 57 (9.06%) OO
9 52 (8.27%) Asset Management
10 51 (8.11%) Release Management
11 49 (7.79%) PRINCE2
12 48 (7.63%) Service Management
13 45 (7.15%) Scrum
14 42 (6.68%) SOA
15 41 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 41 (6.52%) Change Control
16 37 (5.88%) Integration Testing
17 36 (5.72%) TDD
18 33 (5.25%) Unit Testing
19 32 (5.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.26%) SQL
2 91 (14.47%) Java
3 83 (13.20%) Python
4 80 (12.72%) Perl
5 58 (9.22%) JavaScript
6 53 (8.43%) PHP
7 51 (8.11%) C#
8 44 (7.00%) Bash Shell
9 43 (6.84%) PowerShell
10 36 (5.72%) C++
11 35 (5.56%) Ruby
12 34 (5.41%) C
13 25 (3.97%) PL/SQL
14 19 (3.02%) VB.NET
15 18 (2.86%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.75%) VBScript
17 9 (1.43%) HQL
18 6 (0.95%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.95%) Embedded C
18 6 (0.95%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 126 (20.03%) Security Cleared
2 100 (15.90%) Degree
3 83 (13.20%) SC Cleared
4 54 (8.59%) DV Cleared
5 24 (3.82%) MCSE
5 24 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (3.18%) MCP
7 17 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (2.38%) CCNA
8 15 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (2.07%) A+ Certification
10 10 (1.59%) ISEB
11 9 (1.43%) VCP4
12 7 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.95%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.64%) MCSA
15 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.79%) QA
2 46 (7.31%) SLA
3 20 (3.18%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.32%) DICOM
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) BS25999
7 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 62 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 46 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.50%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.38%) vSphere
5 12 (1.91%) KVM
6 8 (1.27%) Firmware
7 6 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.79%) NFS
8 5 (0.79%) Xen
8 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.32%) LXC
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.32%) Varnish
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Samba
11 1 (0.16%) UAG
11 1 (0.16%) XenApp
11 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 101 (16.06%) Puppet
2 67 (10.65%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (4.93%) Nagios
4 15 (2.38%) SCCM
5 13 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (1.91%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.43%) SCOM
7 9 (1.43%) Ansible
8 8 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (1.11%) WSUS
9 7 (1.11%) Zenoss
9 7 (1.11%) Salt
10 6 (0.95%) logstash
11 5 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.79%) Cacti
12 4 (0.64%) Icinga
12 4 (0.64%) Graphite
12 4 (0.64%) SCSM
12 4 (0.64%) collectd
Vendors
1 133 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 122 (19.40%) Oracle
3 84 (13.35%) HP
4 75 (11.92%) VMware
5 40 (6.36%) Cisco
6 37 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 27 (4.29%) EMC
8 24 (3.82%) Symantec
9 21 (3.34%) Remedy
10 17 (2.70%) Juniper
11 16 (2.54%) Brocade
12 14 (2.23%) F5
12 14 (2.23%) Zend
12 14 (2.23%) Sun
12 14 (2.23%) CheckPoint
13 13 (2.07%) Citrix
13 13 (2.07%) Adobe
14 12 (1.91%) Telerik
14 12 (1.91%) StorageTek
15 10 (1.59%) IBM
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
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
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago