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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 188 184 155
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 310 310 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.41% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.89% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 211 250 299
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 £30,000 £35,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,800
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
17604 16444 17516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.75% 74.57% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13807 13374 14874
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 29 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 29 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 -18 83 £45,000 - 8
Berkshire +17 56 £41,250 -23.25% 10
Hampshire -14 42 £31,500 -30.00% 11
East Sussex +12 37 £40,000 -5.88%
Buckinghamshire +9 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire -18 24 £45,000 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -26 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Kent -4 12 £53,750 +23.56% 3
Middlesex +8 7 £42,500 -13.26% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 (32.54%) Linux
2 177 (26.42%) Windows
3 169 (25.22%) Degree
4 159 (23.73%) ITIL
5 154 (22.99%) Microsoft
5 154 (22.99%) Security Cleared
6 126 (18.81%) Project Management
7 107 (15.97%) Management Information System
8 105 (15.67%) Finance
8 105 (15.67%) Puppet
9 104 (15.52%) Software Engineering
10 102 (15.22%) PRINCE2
11 100 (14.93%) SC Cleared
12 93 (13.88%) Python
13 92 (13.73%) Java
13 92 (13.73%) SQL Server
14 91 (13.58%) Web Services
14 91 (13.58%) Telecoms
15 85 (12.69%) JavaScript
16 84 (12.54%) SQL
16 84 (12.54%) Change Control
17 83 (12.39%) C#
17 83 (12.39%) VMware
18 80 (11.94%) MySQL
18 80 (11.94%) UNIX
18 80 (11.94%) MS Excel
19 77 (11.49%) C
20 75 (11.19%) Perl
20 75 (11.19%) .NET
20 75 (11.19%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 36 (5.37%) Apache
2 32 (4.78%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.63%) Tomcat
3 31 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.63%) Node.js
4 21 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (3.13%) IIS
5 15 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.24%) nginx
6 13 (1.94%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.34%) MS Project Server
8 8 (1.19%) Drupal
8 8 (1.19%) Eucalyptus
9 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.75%) CMS
11 5 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.75%) Resin
Applications
1 80 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.22%) MS Office
3 19 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.54%) MS Project
5 5 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (1.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (1.19%) Cordys
3 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.45%) Adaptiv
4 3 (0.45%) Front Arena
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 36 (5.37%) SaaS
2 30 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (2.54%) IaaS
5 15 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.79%) PaaS
8 8 (1.19%) Office 365
9 7 (1.04%) Route 53
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.60%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.45%) Heroku
13 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.10%) HTTP
2 51 (7.61%) TCP/IP
3 49 (7.31%) DNS
4 42 (6.27%) Firewall
5 41 (6.12%) Internet
6 22 (3.28%) SAN
7 19 (2.84%) VoIP
8 17 (2.54%) DHCP
8 17 (2.54%) Ethernet
9 16 (2.39%) VPN
9 16 (2.39%) BGP
10 15 (2.24%) OSPF
10 15 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (2.24%) Radio Access Network
11 13 (1.94%) VLAN
12 12 (1.79%) Network Security
12 12 (1.79%) InfiniBand
13 11 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.49%) WAN
15 9 (1.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 80 (11.94%) MySQL
3 56 (8.36%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (4.33%) RDBMS
6 24 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.54%) MongoDB
8 17 (2.54%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.79%) HBase
11 12 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
12 10 (1.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 10 (1.49%) Cognos Transformer
13 9 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (6.87%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.12%) Subversion
3 37 (5.52%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
5 20 (2.99%) ClearCase
6 15 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.09%) JIRA
7 14 (2.09%) Ant
8 13 (1.94%) Selenium
9 12 (1.79%) Maven
10 10 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.34%) InstallShield
11 9 (1.34%) NUnit
11 9 (1.34%) Gerrit
11 9 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (1.04%) ERwin
13 5 (0.75%) Hudson
13 5 (0.75%) PhantomJS
14 4 (0.60%) Gradle
General
1 105 (15.67%) Finance
2 91 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.82%) Military
3 39 (5.82%) Retail
4 24 (3.58%) Electronics
4 24 (3.58%) Legal
5 18 (2.69%) Advertising
6 13 (1.94%) Marketing
7 8 (1.19%) Banking
8 7 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.75%) Games
9 5 (0.75%) Avionics
10 4 (0.60%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.60%) French Language
10 4 (0.60%) Front Office
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.45%) German Language
12 2 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (13.73%) Administrator
2 84 (12.54%) Developer
3 80 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
4 61 (9.10%) Software Engineer
5 60 (8.96%) Analyst
6 59 (8.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 59 (8.81%) Linux Administrator
7 54 (8.06%) Project Manager
8 37 (5.52%) Senior Developer
9 36 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
10 33 (4.93%) Support Engineer
11 27 (4.03%) Software Developer
12 24 (3.58%) Consultant
13 22 (3.28%) Configuration Manager
13 22 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (3.13%) Release Manager
15 19 (2.84%) Technical Consultant
15 19 (2.84%) Architect
16 18 (2.69%) Senior Manager
16 18 (2.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (13.58%) Web Services
2 75 (11.19%) .NET
3 68 (10.15%) HTML
4 55 (8.21%) ASP.NET
5 41 (6.12%) CSS
6 36 (5.37%) JSON
7 34 (5.07%) HTML5
8 32 (4.78%) REST
9 28 (4.18%) Ajax
9 28 (4.18%) .NET Framework
10 24 (3.58%) WCF
10 24 (3.58%) jQuery
11 21 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (2.84%) LAMP
12 19 (2.84%) XML
13 18 (2.69%) WPF
14 17 (2.54%) CSS3
15 16 (2.39%) .NET Compact Framework
15 16 (2.39%) Silverlight
15 16 (2.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.97%) Management Information System
2 64 (9.55%) Open Source
3 55 (8.21%) Computer Science
4 41 (6.12%) CMDB
5 27 (4.03%) PKI
6 26 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (2.69%) Smartcard
8 17 (2.54%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.39%) Replication
10 12 (1.79%) Physics
10 12 (1.79%) Social Media
11 10 (1.49%) LPAR
11 10 (1.49%) Firmware
12 9 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (1.04%) Device Driver
13 7 (1.04%) Statistics
13 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.75%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 218 (32.54%) Linux
2 177 (26.42%) Windows
3 80 (11.94%) UNIX
4 42 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (4.33%) Windows 7
8 26 (3.88%) CentOS
9 25 (3.73%) Debian
10 21 (3.13%) Ubuntu
11 19 (2.84%) OpenBSD
11 19 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.49%) Solaris
14 8 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.04%) HPUX
15 7 (1.04%) VxWorks
15 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.90%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (23.73%) ITIL
2 126 (18.81%) Project Management
3 104 (15.52%) Software Engineering
4 102 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 84 (12.54%) Change Control
6 75 (11.19%) Service Management
7 64 (9.55%) Change Management
8 61 (9.10%) OO
9 56 (8.36%) Quality Management
9 56 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (7.91%) DevOps
11 50 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (7.01%) Risk Management
13 46 (6.87%) UML
14 44 (6.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 43 (6.42%) Release Management
16 40 (5.97%) Web Development
17 39 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (5.52%) MVC
18 37 (5.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 93 (13.88%) Python
2 92 (13.73%) Java
3 85 (12.69%) JavaScript
4 84 (12.54%) SQL
5 83 (12.39%) C#
6 77 (11.49%) C
7 75 (11.19%) Perl
8 73 (10.90%) Bash Shell
9 72 (10.75%) Ruby
10 66 (9.85%) C++
11 37 (5.52%) PHP
12 20 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 17 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.94%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.34%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.34%) Embedded C
15 9 (1.34%) Embedded C++
16 8 (1.19%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.75%) Ada
Qualifications
1 169 (25.22%) Degree
2 154 (22.99%) Security Cleared
3 100 (14.93%) SC Cleared
4 41 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (5.82%) MCSE
6 37 (5.52%) DV Cleared
7 33 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 30 (4.48%) MCP
9 26 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 26 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (2.99%) MCSA
11 16 (2.39%) CTC Cleared
12 12 (1.79%) CCNP
12 12 (1.79%) CCNA
12 12 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.19%) ISEB
13 8 (1.19%) RHCE
14 7 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.72%) QA
2 40 (5.97%) SLA
3 17 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 14 (2.09%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.04%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 57 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 53 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.88%) KVM
4 13 (1.94%) Varnish
5 12 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.49%) 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 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.60%) Xen
11 4 (0.60%) 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
1 105 (15.67%) Puppet
2 54 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.52%) Nagios
4 22 (3.28%) SCCM
5 21 (3.13%) Netcool
6 19 (2.84%) Cacti
7 15 (2.24%) OpenView
8 14 (2.09%) Tivoli
8 14 (2.09%) NSN NetAct
9 11 (1.64%) SCOM
10 10 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 9 (1.34%) Ansible
12 8 (1.19%) Ganglia
12 8 (1.19%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.04%) HP NNM
13 7 (1.04%) TeMIP
13 7 (1.04%) OVPI
13 7 (1.04%) HAProxy
13 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 154 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 83 (12.39%) VMware
3 59 (8.81%) Oracle
4 50 (7.46%) HP
5 45 (6.72%) Cisco
6 40 (5.97%) IBM
7 38 (5.67%) Red Hat
8 37 (5.52%) Fujitsu
9 23 (3.43%) EMC
9 23 (3.43%) Citrix
10 21 (3.13%) BMC
11 14 (2.09%) Ericsson
11 14 (2.09%) Cognos
11 14 (2.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 11 (1.64%) JBoss
13 10 (1.49%) Dell
13 10 (1.49%) Splunk
13 10 (1.49%) Perforce
14 9 (1.34%) Remedy
14 9 (1.34%) Juniper
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago