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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 163 178 181
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 365 365 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.75% 1.59% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.98% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 268 262 223
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 £23,579 £31,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
17173 18421 17079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.55% 80.27% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13629 14742 13920
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Berkshire +31 118 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Hampshire +36 71 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Surrey -15 65 £47,500 - 13
West Sussex +24 40 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Oxfordshire +5 25 £42,500 -5.55% 7
East Sussex -20 18 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 17 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Kent +8 9 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Middlesex -7 2 £40,750 +1.87%
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 213 (31.05%) Linux
2 197 (28.72%) Windows
3 170 (24.78%) ITIL
4 158 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (20.55%) Puppet
6 126 (18.37%) Security Cleared
6 126 (18.37%) DevOps
6 126 (18.37%) VMware
7 122 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 121 (17.64%) Python
9 118 (17.20%) SQL
10 117 (17.06%) Java
11 110 (16.03%) Perl
12 108 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
13 100 (14.58%) Active Directory
14 98 (14.29%) Oracle
15 97 (14.14%) HP
16 96 (13.99%) SC Cleared
17 95 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
18 92 (13.41%) DNS
19 88 (12.83%) Degree
20 86 (12.54%) SLA
21 83 (12.10%) .NET
22 79 (11.52%) Ruby
23 78 (11.37%) Software Engineering
24 77 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
25 76 (11.08%) Data Centre
26 73 (10.64%) HTML
26 73 (10.64%) Web Services
26 73 (10.64%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 67 (9.77%) Apache
2 54 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 47 (6.85%) IIS
4 35 (5.10%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.06%) Node.js
6 20 (2.92%) nginx
6 20 (2.92%) CMS
7 19 (2.77%) Lync
8 17 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (2.33%) WebSphere
10 15 (2.19%) SharePoint
11 13 (1.90%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.75%) OpenStack
13 8 (1.17%) JBoss
14 7 (1.02%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.87%) Moodle
15 6 (0.87%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.73%) Mule
Applications
1 69 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 56 (8.16%) MS Office
3 14 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 27 (3.94%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.02%) assyst
4 6 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.87%) Tridion
4 6 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.73%) Cordys
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.58%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.58%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.44%) Summit
7 3 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.75%) SaaS
3 10 (1.46%) Office 365
4 8 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.02%) PaaS
6 4 (0.58%) GitHub
7 3 (0.44%) Terremark
8 2 (0.29%) IaaS
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 92 (13.41%) DNS
2 58 (8.45%) Firewall
3 52 (7.58%) Internet
4 45 (6.56%) HTTP
5 41 (5.98%) TCP/IP
6 37 (5.39%) SAN
7 34 (4.96%) WAN
8 31 (4.52%) DHCP
9 30 (4.37%) LAN
10 26 (3.79%) VPN
11 23 (3.35%) SMTP
12 22 (3.21%) OSPF
13 21 (3.06%) BGP
14 18 (2.62%) VoIP
15 17 (2.48%) NAS
16 15 (2.19%) IPsec
17 14 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
18 12 (1.75%) IMAP
19 11 (1.60%) VLAN
19 11 (1.60%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.06%) MySQL
2 60 (8.75%) Relational Database
3 57 (8.31%) SQL Server
4 45 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 36 (5.25%) NoSQL
6 35 (5.10%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.35%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.75%) Big Data
10 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (0.73%) DB2
12 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (8.89%) Subversion
2 52 (7.58%) Jenkins
3 46 (6.71%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.81%) Ant
5 29 (4.23%) Maven
5 29 (4.23%) Selenium
6 21 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.92%) JIRA
8 19 (2.77%) Visual Studio
9 14 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (1.90%) NUnit
11 12 (1.75%) JUnit
12 10 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.46%) PHPUnit
13 9 (1.31%) Toad
14 8 (1.17%) Mockito
15 5 (0.73%) Hudson
15 5 (0.73%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.73%) MSTest
15 5 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 72 (10.50%) Finance
2 31 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.06%) Aerospace
4 18 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.33%) Legal
6 13 (1.90%) Front Office
6 13 (1.90%) Military
7 12 (1.75%) Banking
8 8 (1.17%) Retail
9 7 (1.02%) Back Office
9 7 (1.02%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.58%) Electronics
11 3 (0.44%) Billing
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
11 3 (0.44%) Marketing
12 2 (0.29%) Games
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.29%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (12.97%) Developer
2 64 (9.33%) Administrator
2 64 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (8.89%) Analyst
4 49 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 36 (5.25%) Software Engineer
6 35 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
6 35 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
7 34 (4.96%) Architect
7 34 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 28 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 22 (3.21%) Web Developer
9 22 (3.21%) Consultant
10 21 (3.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 21 (3.06%) IT Support
11 19 (2.77%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (2.62%) Configuration Manager
13 17 (2.48%) Java Developer
13 17 (2.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.10%) .NET
2 73 (10.64%) Web Services
2 73 (10.64%) HTML
3 60 (8.75%) CSS
4 32 (4.66%) J2EE
4 32 (4.66%) HTML5
5 25 (3.64%) jQuery
6 23 (3.35%) CSS3
6 23 (3.35%) XML
7 17 (2.48%) Middleware
7 17 (2.48%) ASP.NET
8 15 (2.19%) .NET Framework
8 15 (2.19%) Symfony
8 15 (2.19%) Yii
9 14 (2.04%) WCF
9 14 (2.04%) Spring
10 13 (1.90%) Hibernate
10 13 (1.90%) REST
11 12 (1.75%) Application Packaging
11 12 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.08%) Data Centre
2 70 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 39 (5.69%) Replication
5 37 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 36 (5.25%) CMDB
7 22 (3.21%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.60%) Statistics
11 10 (1.46%) Clustering
12 9 (1.31%) Kindle
13 8 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.17%) User Experience
14 7 (1.02%) iPhone
14 7 (1.02%) iPad
14 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.87%) VLE
15 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.73%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 213 (31.05%) Linux
2 197 (28.72%) Windows
3 72 (10.50%) UNIX
4 57 (8.31%) Windows 7
5 41 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (5.25%) Ubuntu
7 31 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.33%) Android
9 15 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.19%) HPUX
9 15 (2.19%) Apple iOS
10 14 (2.04%) Debian
11 13 (1.90%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.46%) CentOS
13 7 (1.02%) VxWorks
13 7 (1.02%) SUSE
14 4 (0.58%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.44%) Solaris
16 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (24.78%) ITIL
2 158 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (18.37%) DevOps
4 108 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (11.37%) Software Engineering
6 73 (10.64%) Change Management
7 70 (10.20%) Project Management
8 68 (9.91%) SDLC
9 62 (9.04%) Open Source
10 49 (7.14%) Release Management
11 48 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 46 (6.71%) Service Management
12 46 (6.71%) OO
13 45 (6.56%) Asset Management
14 42 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 41 (5.98%) Load Balancing
15 41 (5.98%) Change Control
15 41 (5.98%) Scrum
16 39 (5.69%) Incident Management
17 37 (5.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 121 (17.64%) Python
2 118 (17.20%) SQL
3 117 (17.06%) Java
4 110 (16.03%) Perl
5 79 (11.52%) Ruby
6 70 (10.20%) PHP
7 67 (9.77%) PowerShell
8 61 (8.89%) JavaScript
9 56 (8.16%) Bash Shell
10 40 (5.83%) C#
10 40 (5.83%) C++
11 33 (4.81%) C
12 15 (2.19%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.90%) VB
14 13 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.46%) VBScript
15 10 (1.46%) Assembly Language
16 9 (1.31%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.31%) HQL
Qualifications
1 126 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 96 (13.99%) SC Cleared
3 88 (12.83%) Degree
4 67 (9.77%) DV Cleared
5 38 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (4.52%) MCP
6 31 (4.52%) MCSE
7 25 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (3.06%) A+ Certification
10 13 (1.90%) ISEB
11 12 (1.75%) CCNA
12 11 (1.60%) CCNP
13 10 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (1.17%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.58%) MCSA
15 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (12.54%) SLA
2 39 (5.69%) QA
3 12 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.73%) DICOM
4 5 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) COBIT
5 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) BS25999
6 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 100 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 77 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.77%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (2.33%) KVM
5 15 (2.19%) Xen
6 12 (1.75%) Firmware
7 9 (1.31%) vSphere
8 7 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.73%) Docker
10 4 (0.58%) Ceph
10 4 (0.58%) UAG
10 4 (0.58%) qmail
10 4 (0.58%) Squid
11 3 (0.44%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.44%) Varnish
12 2 (0.29%) XenServer
12 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.29%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 141 (20.55%) Puppet
2 95 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (6.12%) Nagios
4 32 (4.66%) SCCM
5 16 (2.33%) Ansible
6 15 (2.19%) Zenoss
7 14 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 14 (2.04%) ZABBIX
8 11 (1.60%) SCOM
9 10 (1.46%) WSUS
9 10 (1.46%) Salt
10 9 (1.31%) Graphite
11 8 (1.17%) logstash
11 8 (1.17%) Cacti
11 8 (1.17%) collectd
11 8 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (1.02%) Ganglia
13 6 (0.87%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.73%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 126 (18.37%) VMware
2 122 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 98 (14.29%) Oracle
4 97 (14.14%) HP
5 57 (8.31%) Cisco
6 41 (5.98%) Red Hat
7 37 (5.39%) Citrix
8 27 (3.94%) EMC
9 26 (3.79%) Symantec
9 26 (3.79%) SAP
10 22 (3.21%) Dell
11 19 (2.77%) Brocade
12 17 (2.48%) Juniper
12 17 (2.48%) Ariba
12 17 (2.48%) NetApp
13 16 (2.33%) Remedy
13 16 (2.33%) F5
14 15 (2.19%) Zend
14 15 (2.19%) Sun
15 14 (2.04%) Adobe
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits (negotiable bepending on experience)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Share
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £34-36k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 17 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: pensions + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bennifits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday