The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 196 182 159
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 311 316 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.43% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.92% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 213 259 296
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £35,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17670 16495 17517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.82% 74.48% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13894 13425 14881
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 £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -15 84 £45,000 - 9
Berkshire +17 54 £40,000 -20.39% 9
Hampshire -14 44 £31,500 -30.00% 6
East Sussex +13 38 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire -13 24 £45,000 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -27 13 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Kent -1 12 £53,750 +43.33% 3
Middlesex +7 7 £42,500 -13.26%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 218 (32.34%) Linux
2 178 (26.41%) Windows
3 170 (25.22%) Degree
4 160 (23.74%) ITIL
5 157 (23.29%) Microsoft
6 153 (22.70%) Security Cleared
7 129 (19.14%) Project Management
8 108 (16.02%) Management Information System
8 108 (16.02%) Finance
9 107 (15.88%) Puppet
10 104 (15.43%) Software Engineering
11 103 (15.28%) PRINCE2
12 99 (14.69%) SC Cleared
13 95 (14.09%) Web Services
14 94 (13.95%) Python
15 93 (13.80%) Java
16 92 (13.65%) SQL Server
16 92 (13.65%) Telecoms
17 87 (12.91%) Change Control
18 86 (12.76%) JavaScript
18 86 (12.76%) SQL
19 84 (12.46%) C#
20 82 (12.17%) VMware
21 81 (12.02%) MySQL
22 80 (11.87%) MS Excel
23 79 (11.72%) UNIX
24 77 (11.42%) Perl
25 76 (11.28%) C
25 76 (11.28%) .NET
25 76 (11.28%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (5.93%) Apache
2 32 (4.75%) Tomcat
2 32 (4.75%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 30 (4.45%) Node.js
5 22 (3.26%) IIS
6 21 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (2.67%) nginx
8 16 (2.37%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.78%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.48%) Eucalyptus
10 10 (1.48%) Drupal
11 9 (1.34%) MS Project Server
11 9 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.74%) CMS
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle 10gAS
14 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 80 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.34%) MS Office
3 20 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.67%) MS Project
5 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.19%) Cordys
3 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.59%) Adaptiv
3 4 (0.59%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Tridion
6 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.64%) SaaS
2 33 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (2.52%) IaaS
5 14 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (2.08%) PaaS
6 13 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (1.19%) Office 365
7 8 (1.19%) Route 53
8 6 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.45%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.45%) Heroku
11 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.05%) HTTP
2 52 (7.72%) TCP/IP
3 50 (7.42%) DNS
4 43 (6.38%) Internet
4 43 (6.38%) Firewall
5 21 (3.12%) SAN
6 18 (2.67%) VoIP
7 17 (2.52%) DHCP
7 17 (2.52%) Ethernet
8 16 (2.37%) VPN
8 16 (2.37%) BGP
9 15 (2.23%) OSPF
9 15 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (2.23%) Radio Access Network
10 13 (1.93%) Network Security
10 13 (1.93%) VLAN
11 12 (1.78%) InfiniBand
12 11 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.48%) WAN
14 9 (1.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 81 (12.02%) MySQL
3 55 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (4.15%) RDBMS
6 25 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 17 (2.52%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (1.78%) HBase
14 11 (1.63%) Cognos Report Studio
14 11 (1.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 11 (1.63%) Cognos Transformer
15 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (7.12%) Git (software)
2 43 (6.38%) Subversion
3 36 (5.34%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.12%) Rational DOORS
5 20 (2.97%) ClearCase
6 15 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.08%) JIRA
7 14 (2.08%) Ant
8 13 (1.93%) Maven
8 13 (1.93%) Selenium
9 10 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.34%) InstallShield
10 9 (1.34%) NUnit
10 9 (1.34%) Gerrit
10 9 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
11 7 (1.04%) ERwin
12 5 (0.74%) Hudson
12 5 (0.74%) PhantomJS
13 4 (0.59%) Axure RP
General
1 108 (16.02%) Finance
2 92 (13.65%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.79%) Military
3 39 (5.79%) Retail
4 24 (3.56%) Electronics
5 23 (3.41%) Legal
6 18 (2.67%) Advertising
7 12 (1.78%) Marketing
8 9 (1.34%) Banking
9 7 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.74%) Front Office
10 5 (0.74%) Games
10 5 (0.74%) Avionics
11 4 (0.59%) French Language
11 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.45%) German Language
12 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (13.35%) Administrator
2 85 (12.61%) Developer
3 79 (11.72%) Systems Administrator
4 62 (9.20%) Software Engineer
4 62 (9.20%) Analyst
5 59 (8.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 59 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
6 53 (7.86%) Project Manager
7 37 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 36 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
9 33 (4.90%) Support Engineer
10 27 (4.01%) Software Developer
11 24 (3.56%) Consultant
12 22 (3.26%) Configuration Manager
12 22 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
13 21 (3.12%) Release Manager
14 19 (2.82%) Technical Consultant
14 19 (2.82%) Architect
15 18 (2.67%) Senior Manager
15 18 (2.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (14.09%) Web Services
2 76 (11.28%) .NET
3 69 (10.24%) HTML
4 56 (8.31%) ASP.NET
5 41 (6.08%) CSS
6 37 (5.49%) JSON
7 34 (5.04%) HTML5
8 32 (4.75%) REST
9 28 (4.15%) Ajax
9 28 (4.15%) .NET Framework
10 24 (3.56%) WCF
10 24 (3.56%) jQuery
11 21 (3.12%) LAMP
11 21 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (2.82%) XML
13 18 (2.67%) WPF
14 17 (2.52%) CSS3
15 16 (2.37%) .NET Compact Framework
15 16 (2.37%) Silverlight
15 16 (2.37%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 108 (16.02%) Management Information System
2 66 (9.79%) Open Source
3 56 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 44 (6.53%) CMDB
5 27 (4.01%) PKI
6 26 (3.86%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.67%) Smartcard
8 16 (2.37%) Replication
9 12 (1.78%) Physics
9 12 (1.78%) Social Media
10 10 (1.48%) LPAR
10 10 (1.48%) Firmware
11 9 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.04%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.04%) Statistics
12 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.89%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 218 (32.34%) Linux
2 178 (26.41%) Windows
3 79 (11.72%) UNIX
4 42 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (4.15%) Windows 7
8 27 (4.01%) CentOS
9 25 (3.71%) Debian
10 21 (3.12%) Ubuntu
11 20 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (2.82%) OpenBSD
13 10 (1.48%) Solaris
13 10 (1.48%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.04%) HPUX
15 7 (1.04%) VxWorks
15 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (23.74%) ITIL
2 129 (19.14%) Project Management
3 104 (15.43%) Software Engineering
4 103 (15.28%) PRINCE2
5 87 (12.91%) Change Control
6 76 (11.28%) Service Management
7 66 (9.79%) Change Management
8 62 (9.20%) OO
9 56 (8.31%) Quality Management
9 56 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (8.16%) DevOps
11 50 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (7.12%) Risk Management
13 47 (6.97%) UML
14 44 (6.53%) Root Cause Analysis
14 44 (6.53%) Release Management
15 40 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (5.93%) Web Development
16 39 (5.79%) ITSM
17 37 (5.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 94 (13.95%) Python
2 93 (13.80%) Java
3 86 (12.76%) JavaScript
3 86 (12.76%) SQL
4 84 (12.46%) C#
5 77 (11.42%) Perl
6 76 (11.28%) C
7 73 (10.83%) Ruby
7 73 (10.83%) Bash Shell
8 68 (10.09%) C++
9 40 (5.93%) PHP
10 20 (2.97%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.67%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.93%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.34%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.34%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.34%) Embedded C++
14 8 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 170 (25.22%) Degree
2 153 (22.70%) Security Cleared
3 99 (14.69%) SC Cleared
4 41 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (5.79%) MCSE
6 37 (5.49%) DV Cleared
7 33 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 30 (4.45%) MCP
9 26 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 26 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (2.97%) MCSA
11 16 (2.37%) CTC Cleared
12 13 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.78%) CCNP
13 12 (1.78%) CCNA
14 8 (1.19%) ISEB
14 8 (1.19%) RHCE
15 7 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.68%) QA
2 39 (5.79%) SLA
3 17 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 15 (2.23%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.19%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 57 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 52 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.71%) KVM
4 16 (2.37%) Varnish
5 12 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.48%) vSphere
7 9 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.19%) UAG
9 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.04%) XenApp
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.59%) Xen
11 4 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.45%) NFS
13 2 (0.30%) Squid
13 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.30%) Postfix
13 2 (0.30%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 107 (15.88%) Puppet
2 57 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (5.79%) Nagios
4 22 (3.26%) SCCM
4 22 (3.26%) Cacti
5 21 (3.12%) Netcool
6 18 (2.67%) OpenView
7 14 (2.08%) Tivoli
7 14 (2.08%) NSN NetAct
8 12 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (1.63%) SCOM
10 10 (1.48%) Ganglia
10 10 (1.48%) Ansible
11 8 (1.19%) HAProxy
11 8 (1.19%) OVPI
11 8 (1.19%) TeMIP
11 8 (1.19%) NetBackup
11 8 (1.19%) HP NNM
12 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 157 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 82 (12.17%) VMware
3 60 (8.90%) Oracle
4 52 (7.72%) HP
5 44 (6.53%) Cisco
6 41 (6.08%) IBM
7 38 (5.64%) Red Hat
8 37 (5.49%) Fujitsu
9 24 (3.56%) BMC
10 23 (3.41%) Citrix
11 22 (3.26%) EMC
12 15 (2.23%) Cognos
12 15 (2.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 14 (2.08%) Ericsson
14 12 (1.78%) Splunk
15 11 (1.63%) JBoss
16 10 (1.48%) Dell
16 10 (1.48%) Perforce
17 9 (1.34%) Juniper
18 8 (1.19%) Symantec
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