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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 218 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 269 312 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.49% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.78% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 208 221 180
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 £33,500 £29,975 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
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
16479 17559 16710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.49% 84.10% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13957 14167 13114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -18 73 £48,000 +12.94% 8
Berkshire -10 54 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Hampshire -12 50 £43,500 +3.57% 12
West Sussex +18 35 £43,000 +4.24%
Oxfordshire +8 21 £45,000 -7.69% 4
East Sussex +10 14 £40,000 -27.27%
Kent +10 9 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 7 £47,500 +10.52% 3
Middlesex +9 3 £42,500 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 301 (52.17%) Linux
2 191 (33.10%) Puppet
3 167 (28.94%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (27.04%) Python
5 129 (22.36%) VMware
6 127 (22.01%) Perl
7 126 (21.84%) SQL
8 117 (20.28%) Oracle
9 107 (18.54%) DevOps
10 106 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
10 106 (18.37%) Unix
11 103 (17.85%) Java
12 102 (17.68%) Windows
13 99 (17.16%) Red Hat
14 97 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
15 96 (16.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 90 (15.60%) CentOS
17 89 (15.42%) Finance
17 89 (15.42%) Apache
18 85 (14.73%) DNS
19 83 (14.38%) Degree
20 82 (14.21%) Web Services
20 82 (14.21%) SDLC
21 81 (14.04%) Jenkins
21 81 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
22 79 (13.69%) Bash Shell
22 79 (13.69%) VMware Infrastructure
22 79 (13.69%) MySQL
23 75 (13.00%) Change Management
23 75 (13.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 89 (15.42%) Apache
2 55 (9.53%) nginx
3 49 (8.49%) Tomcat
4 42 (7.28%) WebLogic
5 39 (6.76%) OpenStack
6 27 (4.68%) JBoss
7 25 (4.33%) IIS
8 23 (3.99%) Node.js
9 14 (2.43%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (2.08%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
14 5 (0.87%) Confluence
15 3 (0.52%) Documentum
15 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.52%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.35%) CMS
16 2 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 38 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.85%) MS Office
3 17 (2.95%) Simulink
4 9 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.77%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.69%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.52%) Primavera
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.07%) SaaS
3 22 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.87%) CloudFront
7 5 (0.87%) IaaS
7 5 (0.87%) Route 53
7 5 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.35%) CloudBees
9 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.35%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.35%) PaaS
9 2 (0.35%) Taleo
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 85 (14.73%) DNS
2 74 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 64 (11.09%) Firewall
4 51 (8.84%) Internet
5 38 (6.59%) HTTP
6 37 (6.41%) SSL
7 33 (5.72%) LAN
8 29 (5.03%) LDAP
9 28 (4.85%) SMTP
10 25 (4.33%) MPLS
11 24 (4.16%) VPN
11 24 (4.16%) WAN
12 20 (3.47%) SAN
13 19 (3.29%) DHCP
13 19 (3.29%) Ethernet
14 18 (3.12%) Network Security
15 14 (2.43%) NAS
16 13 (2.25%) IPsec
16 13 (2.25%) iSCSI
16 13 (2.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (13.69%) MySQL
2 56 (9.71%) Oracle Database
3 44 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.07%) MongoDB
5 26 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 26 (4.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (4.33%) RDBMS
6 25 (4.33%) SQL Server
7 24 (4.16%) Big Data
8 20 (3.47%) Redis
9 17 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (2.25%) GIS
10 13 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.52%) DB2
14 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 41 (7.11%) Subversion
3 35 (6.07%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.68%) Maven
5 25 (4.33%) Hudson
5 25 (4.33%) JIRA
5 25 (4.33%) JUnit
6 24 (4.16%) Toad
7 16 (2.77%) Mockito
7 16 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (2.43%) Ant
8 14 (2.43%) Selenium
9 12 (2.08%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.91%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.91%) ProC
11 10 (1.73%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.39%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.21%) CruiseControl
13 7 (1.21%) PHPUnit
13 7 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (15.42%) Finance
2 25 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.47%) Aerospace
4 18 (3.12%) Avionics
5 17 (2.95%) Publishing
6 12 (2.08%) Back Office
7 10 (1.73%) Banking
8 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.21%) Advertising
9 7 (1.21%) Retail
10 6 (1.04%) Billing
11 5 (0.87%) Electronics
11 5 (0.87%) Legal
12 4 (0.69%) Front Office
12 4 (0.69%) Marketing
13 3 (0.52%) Local Government
14 2 (0.35%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 100 (17.33%) Developer
2 75 (13.00%) Administrator
3 73 (12.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 68 (11.79%) Linux Engineer
5 55 (9.53%) Systems Administrator
6 49 (8.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 48 (8.32%) Systems Engineer
8 46 (7.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 46 (7.97%) Software Engineer
9 41 (7.11%) Oracle Developer
10 39 (6.76%) Senior Developer
11 33 (5.72%) Analyst
11 33 (5.72%) Linux Administrator
12 31 (5.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 25 (4.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 23 (3.99%) Architect
14 23 (3.99%) Technical Specialist
15 21 (3.64%) DBA
16 20 (3.47%) Java Developer
16 20 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.21%) Web Services
2 52 (9.01%) LAMP
3 44 (7.63%) HTML
4 38 (6.59%) jQuery
5 32 (5.55%) .NET
5 32 (5.55%) LEMP Stack
5 32 (5.55%) Spring
6 31 (5.37%) CSS
7 27 (4.68%) Middleware
8 23 (3.99%) XML
9 18 (3.12%) Hibernate
10 17 (2.95%) JMS
10 17 (2.95%) JSF
10 17 (2.95%) REST
11 16 (2.77%) Grails
11 16 (2.77%) Play Framework
11 16 (2.77%) Spring MVC
12 15 (2.60%) Java EE
13 14 (2.43%) J2EE
14 13 (2.25%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 97 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.53%) Management Information System
3 42 (7.28%) Data Centre
4 29 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.51%) Computer Science
6 25 (4.33%) Clustering
7 22 (3.81%) CMDB
8 20 (3.47%) Statistics
9 16 (2.77%) Semantic Web
10 15 (2.60%) PKI
11 13 (2.25%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.91%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.91%) Replication
13 9 (1.56%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
14 8 (1.39%) Private Cloud
15 7 (1.21%) iSeries
16 6 (1.04%) Algorithms
16 6 (1.04%) HACMP
16 6 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 301 (52.17%) Linux
2 106 (18.37%) Unix
3 102 (17.68%) Windows
4 96 (16.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 90 (15.60%) CentOS
6 53 (9.19%) Windows Server
7 44 (7.63%) Ubuntu
8 24 (4.16%) AIX
9 15 (2.60%) SUSE
10 14 (2.43%) Solaris
10 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.21%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.87%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.52%) Android
14 3 (0.52%) Debian
14 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (28.94%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (18.54%) DevOps
3 82 (14.21%) SDLC
4 75 (13.00%) Change Management
4 75 (13.00%) Software Engineering
5 74 (12.82%) ITIL
6 69 (11.96%) Project Management
7 62 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (9.19%) High Availability
9 51 (8.84%) Service Management
10 49 (8.49%) Open Source
11 46 (7.97%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (7.97%) SOA
12 42 (7.28%) Requirements Analysis
13 38 (6.59%) Change Control
14 36 (6.24%) Process Improvement
14 36 (6.24%) Validation
15 35 (6.07%) Incident Management
16 32 (5.55%) Mentoring
17 31 (5.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 156 (27.04%) Python
2 127 (22.01%) Perl
3 126 (21.84%) SQL
4 103 (17.85%) Java
5 79 (13.69%) Bash Shell
6 69 (11.96%) C
6 69 (11.96%) PHP
7 68 (11.79%) JavaScript
8 59 (10.23%) Ruby
9 54 (9.36%) C++
10 47 (8.15%) PL/SQL
11 31 (5.37%) PowerShell
12 24 (4.16%) Shell Script
13 20 (3.47%) C#
14 17 (2.95%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.73%) XPath
16 9 (1.56%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.56%) Korn
16 9 (1.56%) VBScript
17 8 (1.39%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 83 (14.38%) Degree
2 33 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (5.37%) Security Cleared
4 25 (4.33%) CCNA
5 18 (3.12%) DV Cleared
5 18 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.25%) MCSE
7 11 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.73%) CITP
9 9 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (1.39%) CCIE
10 8 (1.39%) JNCIP
11 6 (1.04%) CCNP
11 6 (1.04%) ISEB
11 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.87%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.69%) CISSP
13 4 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.89%) SLA
2 30 (5.20%) QA
3 19 (3.29%) ISO 9001
4 18 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (2.43%) COSO
6 13 (2.25%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.73%) ISO22301
8 7 (1.21%) HL7
9 6 (1.04%) COBIT
9 6 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.52%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.52%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.52%) RMADS
11 2 (0.35%) BS7799
11 2 (0.35%) ISO26262
11 2 (0.35%) MISRA
12 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 79 (13.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 37 (6.41%) KVM
4 20 (3.47%) Firmware
5 16 (2.77%) vSphere
6 15 (2.60%) NFS
7 14 (2.43%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.25%) vCloud
9 11 (1.91%) qmail
9 11 (1.91%) Squid
10 10 (1.73%) Docker
11 9 (1.56%) Xen
12 8 (1.39%) iptables
13 7 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (1.04%) Oracle Clusterware
15 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.52%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 191 (33.10%) Puppet
2 106 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (7.11%) Ansible
4 36 (6.24%) Nagios
5 23 (3.99%) ZABBIX
6 19 (3.29%) Cacti
7 14 (2.43%) Graphite
7 14 (2.43%) logstash
7 14 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (2.43%) Zenoss
8 12 (2.08%) Ganglia
8 12 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
9 11 (1.91%) collectd
10 7 (1.21%) CFEngine
10 7 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (1.21%) Rundeck
10 7 (1.21%) Salt
11 6 (1.04%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 5 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 129 (22.36%) VMware
2 117 (20.28%) Oracle
3 99 (17.16%) Red Hat
4 52 (9.01%) Cisco
5 39 (6.76%) Microsoft
6 36 (6.24%) HP
7 35 (6.07%) Citrix
8 33 (5.72%) EMC
9 29 (5.03%) Juniper
10 25 (4.33%) Dell
11 19 (3.29%) Percona
12 17 (2.95%) CA
12 17 (2.95%) Progress
13 16 (2.77%) Forcepoint
13 16 (2.77%) SevOne
14 13 (2.25%) IBM
14 13 (2.25%) Infoblox
15 12 (2.08%) Splunk
16 9 (1.56%) Google
16 9 (1.56%) SAP
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