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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 211 163 221
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +58
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 247 386 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.85% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 2.16% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 204 282 205
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,700 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
15860 17838 18850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.10% 85.50% 83.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13343 14409 14855
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -9 97 £50,000 - 7
Surrey +8 63 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hampshire -23 43 £55,000 +29.41% 8
East Sussex +16 20 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Oxfordshire -49 8 - -
Kent +11 6 £37,500 -36.17% 1
Middlesex +10 5 £40,000 +3.22%
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £42,500 -1.73% 1
West Sussex -47 1 £42,500 - 3
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 277 (53.27%) Linux
2 173 (33.27%) Puppet
3 171 (32.88%) Java
4 166 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (30.38%) DevOps
6 146 (28.08%) Jenkins
7 139 (26.73%) Python
8 134 (25.77%) Perl
9 129 (24.81%) Bash Shell
10 125 (24.04%) Git (software)
11 119 (22.88%) Windows
12 117 (22.50%) VMware
13 101 (19.42%) Subversion
13 101 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
14 98 (18.85%) Scrum
15 88 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
16 84 (16.15%) Ansible
16 84 (16.15%) CentOS
16 84 (16.15%) Apache
17 83 (15.96%) Ruby
17 83 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 81 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
19 79 (15.19%) C++
20 76 (14.62%) C
20 76 (14.62%) ITIL
20 76 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 75 (14.42%) Maven
22 73 (14.04%) PHP
23 72 (13.85%) Web Services
24 71 (13.65%) JIRA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (16.15%) Apache
2 51 (9.81%) nginx
2 51 (9.81%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.12%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.42%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.23%) CMS
5 22 (4.23%) OpenStack
6 18 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (3.27%) Drupal
7 17 (3.27%) JBoss
8 14 (2.69%) Eucalyptus
8 14 (2.69%) IIS
9 11 (2.12%) Documentum
10 8 (1.54%) Captiva
10 8 (1.54%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.35%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.96%) CloudStack
13 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS Project
3 2 (0.38%) Simulink
4 1 (0.19%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.77%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.58%) HFM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 81 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.92%) CloudBees
3 30 (5.77%) SaaS
4 14 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.54%) GitHub
7 7 (1.35%) PaaS
8 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.96%) Office 365
10 4 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.19%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.65%) DNS
2 42 (8.08%) TCP/IP
3 34 (6.54%) Firewall
4 19 (3.65%) Internet
5 18 (3.46%) LDAP
6 17 (3.27%) HTTP
7 15 (2.88%) DHCP
8 14 (2.69%) SMTP
8 14 (2.69%) SSL
9 13 (2.50%) VPN
10 12 (2.31%) LAN
11 11 (2.12%) IPsec
11 11 (2.12%) SAN
11 11 (2.12%) VLAN
12 10 (1.92%) Network Security
13 9 (1.73%) MPLS
14 8 (1.54%) Ethernet
14 8 (1.54%) WAN
15 5 (0.96%) PPP
15 5 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.50%) MySQL
2 42 (8.08%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.42%) MongoDB
4 16 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.31%) QlikView
8 11 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.73%) Big Data
10 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.54%) Redis
10 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.96%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 146 (28.08%) Jenkins
2 125 (24.04%) Git (software)
3 101 (19.42%) Subversion
4 75 (14.42%) Maven
5 71 (13.65%) JIRA
6 36 (6.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (5.96%) Ant
7 31 (5.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (3.85%) SonarQube
9 18 (3.46%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.46%) Visual Studio
10 16 (3.08%) Hudson
11 15 (2.88%) Artifactory
12 14 (2.69%) Eclipse
12 14 (2.69%) Selenium
12 14 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (2.69%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.54%) Serena SBM
14 6 (1.15%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 63 (12.12%) Finance
2 24 (4.62%) Retail
3 23 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 21 (4.04%) Electronics
5 19 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.27%) Marketing
7 15 (2.88%) Aerospace
8 13 (2.50%) Banking
9 8 (1.54%) Military
10 7 (1.35%) Back Office
10 7 (1.35%) Law
11 6 (1.15%) Games
11 6 (1.15%) Legal
12 3 (0.58%) Cantonese Language
12 3 (0.58%) French Language
12 3 (0.58%) German Language
12 3 (0.58%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.58%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 94 (18.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 83 (15.96%) Developer
3 75 (14.42%) Linux Engineer
4 46 (8.85%) Consultant
5 39 (7.50%) Administrator
6 37 (7.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 35 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
8 33 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
9 32 (6.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 32 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 31 (5.96%) Senior DevOps
10 31 (5.96%) Software Engineer
11 28 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 27 (5.19%) Configuration Manager
13 25 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
13 25 (4.81%) DevOps Consultant
14 24 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
15 23 (4.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 22 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
17 20 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.85%) Web Services
2 53 (10.19%) LAMP
3 47 (9.04%) HTML
4 39 (7.50%) .NET
5 29 (5.58%) Middleware
6 28 (5.38%) LEMP Stack
7 27 (5.19%) jQuery
8 24 (4.62%) JSON
9 21 (4.04%) AngularJS
9 21 (4.04%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.65%) CSS
10 19 (3.65%) Node.js
10 19 (3.65%) Sensu
11 16 (3.08%) MFC
12 14 (2.69%) Spring
13 12 (2.31%) Backbone.js
13 12 (2.31%) MCollective
14 11 (2.12%) React
14 11 (2.12%) Sass
15 10 (1.92%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.65%) CMDB
5 19 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.08%) Wiki
7 12 (2.31%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.12%) User Experience
9 10 (1.92%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.73%) Enterprise Cloud
10 9 (1.73%) iPad
10 9 (1.73%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.35%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.15%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.15%) Smart Meter
12 6 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
13 5 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 277 (53.27%) Linux
2 119 (22.88%) Windows
3 84 (16.15%) CentOS
4 83 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (13.46%) Ubuntu
6 56 (10.77%) Unix
7 42 (8.08%) Windows Server
8 24 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (3.46%) Solaris
9 18 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (3.08%) Debian
11 10 (1.92%) AIX
11 10 (1.92%) VxWorks
12 7 (1.35%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.77%) OpenBSD
14 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.58%) Fedora
16 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (30.38%) DevOps
3 101 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (18.85%) Scrum
5 76 (14.62%) ITIL
6 53 (10.19%) Open Source
6 53 (10.19%) SDLC
7 51 (9.81%) Mentoring
8 49 (9.42%) Project Management
9 48 (9.23%) TDD
10 42 (8.08%) High Availability
11 41 (7.88%) Software Engineering
12 40 (7.69%) Service Management
13 36 (6.92%) Validation
14 34 (6.54%) BDD
14 34 (6.54%) SOA
15 32 (6.15%) Issue Tracking
16 31 (5.96%) Incident Management
17 27 (5.19%) Change Management
17 27 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 171 (32.88%) Java
2 139 (26.73%) Python
3 134 (25.77%) Perl
4 129 (24.81%) Bash Shell
5 83 (15.96%) Ruby
6 79 (15.19%) C++
7 76 (14.62%) C
8 73 (14.04%) PHP
9 53 (10.19%) JavaScript
9 53 (10.19%) SQL
10 42 (8.08%) C#
11 22 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.85%) Groovy
12 20 (3.85%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.50%) Assembly Language
14 11 (2.12%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (1.73%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.73%) VBA
16 8 (1.54%) VB
16 8 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (13.27%) Degree
2 49 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.04%) RHCE
5 17 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.92%) MCSE
8 9 (1.73%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.54%) MCITP
10 7 (1.35%) MCSA
11 6 (1.15%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.15%) MCSD
11 6 (1.15%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.58%) CCNP
13 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.38%) CCNA
14 2 (0.38%) CISSP
14 2 (0.38%) OCP
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.54%) QA
2 14 (2.69%) SLA
3 6 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.96%) COBIT
4 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) COSO
7 2 (0.38%) DO-254
7 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) MISRA
8 1 (0.19%) MISRA C
System Software
1 76 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (9.42%) Active Directory
3 48 (9.23%) Docker
4 26 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.88%) Samba
6 14 (2.69%) GlusterFS
6 14 (2.69%) Varnish
7 13 (2.50%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.31%) KVM
8 12 (2.31%) qmail
8 12 (2.31%) Squid
9 11 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.92%) vSphere
11 7 (1.35%) Firmware
12 6 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.96%) pfSense
13 5 (0.96%) Postfix
14 4 (0.77%) Ceph
14 4 (0.77%) Corosync
14 4 (0.77%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 173 (33.27%) Puppet
2 88 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (16.15%) Ansible
4 42 (8.08%) Nagios
5 40 (7.69%) Cacti
6 26 (5.00%) Ganglia
7 24 (4.62%) yum
8 20 (3.85%) ZABBIX
9 18 (3.46%) Graphite
9 18 (3.46%) logstash
10 15 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 14 (2.69%) OpenView
12 12 (2.31%) collectd
13 10 (1.92%) Cobbler
14 9 (1.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (1.73%) Salt
15 8 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (1.54%) SCCM
16 6 (1.15%) vRealize
17 5 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (22.50%) VMware
2 62 (11.92%) Oracle
3 56 (10.77%) Red Hat
4 52 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 47 (9.04%) Cisco
6 41 (7.88%) IBM
7 28 (5.38%) Splunk
8 21 (4.04%) SAP
9 20 (3.85%) Coverity
10 19 (3.65%) Adobe
10 19 (3.65%) EMC
11 17 (3.27%) Juniper
12 16 (3.08%) BMC
13 15 (2.88%) Sun
14 14 (2.69%) Progress
14 14 (2.69%) ServiceNow
15 13 (2.50%) Atlassian
16 12 (2.31%) F5
16 12 (2.31%) HP
16 12 (2.31%) Informatica
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £60,000 + 25 days holiday, pension & life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Dover, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Parcellis
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton
TalentRocket
Posted: 20 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum salary is dependent upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago