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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 196 178 156
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 312 316 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 1.45% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.92% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 219 250 296
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
17755 16471 17389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.46% 75.79% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13729 13376 14722
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -11 76 £44,000 -7.36% 5
Berkshire +2 69 £42,500 -19.04% 8
Hampshire -33 45 £42,500 -5.55% 9
East Sussex +8 40 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 33 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Oxfordshire -15 15 £45,000 +7.14% 1
West Sussex -20 15 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Kent +1 10 £55,000 +11.11% 3
Middlesex +6 8 £42,500 +8.97% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 236 (35.12%) Linux
2 177 (26.34%) Windows
3 170 (25.30%) ITIL
3 170 (25.30%) Degree
4 154 (22.92%) Security Cleared
5 150 (22.32%) Microsoft
6 120 (17.86%) Puppet
7 114 (16.96%) Project Management
8 107 (15.92%) Management Information System
9 104 (15.48%) Software Engineering
10 103 (15.33%) SC Cleared
11 102 (15.18%) PRINCE2
12 99 (14.73%) Python
13 96 (14.29%) Finance
14 94 (13.99%) VMware
15 91 (13.54%) Java
16 89 (13.24%) UNIX
17 88 (13.10%) MySQL
18 82 (12.20%) C
18 82 (12.20%) Telecoms
19 81 (12.05%) SQL
19 81 (12.05%) Service Management
19 81 (12.05%) Bash Shell
20 80 (11.90%) Change Control
21 79 (11.76%) C#
21 79 (11.76%) SQL Server
22 77 (11.46%) JavaScript
22 77 (11.46%) Web Services
22 77 (11.46%) Ruby
23 75 (11.16%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.51%) Node.js
3 36 (5.36%) Apache
4 35 (5.21%) MS Exchange
5 31 (4.61%) Tomcat
6 26 (3.87%) IIS
7 24 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (2.53%) OpenStack
9 15 (2.23%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.79%) nginx
12 9 (1.34%) MS Project Server
13 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.89%) Eucalyptus
14 6 (0.89%) Drupal
15 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.74%) Documentum
15 5 (0.74%) Resin
15 5 (0.74%) Oracle 10gAS
16 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 75 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.36%) MS Office
3 19 (2.83%) MS Project
3 19 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Cordys
2 6 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.06%) SaaS
2 27 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (2.53%) IaaS
5 16 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.79%) PaaS
8 8 (1.19%) Office 365
9 6 (0.89%) Route 53
10 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.74%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.45%) Heroku
13 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.93%) HTTP
2 52 (7.74%) TCP/IP
3 51 (7.59%) DNS
4 45 (6.70%) Firewall
5 44 (6.55%) Internet
6 35 (5.21%) SAN
7 22 (3.27%) VoIP
8 20 (2.98%) DHCP
8 20 (2.98%) Ethernet
9 15 (2.23%) VPN
9 15 (2.23%) InfiniBand
9 15 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (2.23%) Network Security
10 14 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (1.93%) VLAN
12 11 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
13 10 (1.49%) NAS
13 10 (1.49%) WAN
13 10 (1.49%) OSPF
13 10 (1.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.10%) MySQL
2 79 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 60 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 21 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.98%) MongoDB
8 16 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (2.23%) HBase
10 12 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.34%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.04%) Cognos Report Studio
13 7 (1.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 7 (1.04%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 46 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.80%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.36%) Subversion
4 22 (3.27%) ClearCase
5 18 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
5 18 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (2.23%) Ant
6 15 (2.23%) JIRA
6 15 (2.23%) Selenium
7 13 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (1.64%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.49%) Maven
10 9 (1.34%) NUnit
10 9 (1.34%) InstallShield
10 9 (1.34%) Gerrit
11 7 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
12 6 (0.89%) Hudson
12 6 (0.89%) RSpec
13 5 (0.74%) PhantomJS
13 5 (0.74%) Gradle
General
1 96 (14.29%) Finance
2 82 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 40 (5.95%) Retail
4 37 (5.51%) Military
5 27 (4.02%) Legal
6 26 (3.87%) Electronics
7 18 (2.68%) Advertising
8 14 (2.08%) Marketing
9 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.74%) Games
9 5 (0.74%) Avionics
10 4 (0.60%) French Language
10 4 (0.60%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.45%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) German Language
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (16.22%) Administrator
2 89 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
3 81 (12.05%) Developer
4 69 (10.27%) Analyst
5 65 (9.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 65 (9.67%) Linux Administrator
6 61 (9.08%) Software Engineer
7 50 (7.44%) Project Manager
8 34 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 31 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (4.02%) Support Engineer
10 27 (4.02%) Software Developer
11 25 (3.72%) Consultant
12 23 (3.42%) Release Manager
13 20 (2.98%) Technical Consultant
13 20 (2.98%) Configuration Manager
13 20 (2.98%) Senior Software Engineer
14 19 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (2.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (11.46%) Web Services
2 75 (11.16%) .NET
3 65 (9.67%) HTML
4 45 (6.70%) ASP.NET
5 41 (6.10%) CSS
6 34 (5.06%) JSON
7 32 (4.76%) HTML5
8 31 (4.61%) REST
9 24 (3.57%) jQuery
10 23 (3.42%) Ajax
10 23 (3.42%) .NET Framework
11 22 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (3.13%) WCF
13 20 (2.98%) XML
14 19 (2.83%) LAMP
15 16 (2.38%) CSS3
15 16 (2.38%) Spring
16 14 (2.08%) Middleware
16 14 (2.08%) Hibernate
17 13 (1.93%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.92%) Management Information System
2 73 (10.86%) Open Source
3 62 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 34 (5.06%) CMDB
5 30 (4.46%) Embedded Systems
6 27 (4.02%) PKI
7 18 (2.68%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.68%) Smartcard
8 17 (2.53%) Replication
8 17 (2.53%) Social Media
9 11 (1.64%) Firmware
9 11 (1.64%) Physics
10 10 (1.49%) LPAR
11 9 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (1.19%) Statistics
13 7 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.89%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.74%) Tandem
15 5 (0.74%) Device Driver
15 5 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 236 (35.12%) Linux
2 177 (26.34%) Windows
3 89 (13.24%) UNIX
4 45 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (5.06%) Windows 7
6 33 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (3.87%) Debian
9 25 (3.72%) CentOS
10 24 (3.57%) Ubuntu
11 22 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (2.98%) OpenBSD
13 15 (2.23%) SUSE
13 15 (2.23%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.34%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.34%) Solaris
15 7 (1.04%) HPUX
16 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.89%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.74%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (25.30%) ITIL
2 114 (16.96%) Project Management
3 104 (15.48%) Software Engineering
4 102 (15.18%) PRINCE2
5 81 (12.05%) Service Management
6 80 (11.90%) Change Control
7 64 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (9.23%) OO
9 58 (8.63%) Change Management
9 58 (8.63%) DevOps
10 57 (8.48%) Quality Management
11 47 (6.99%) Risk Management
12 46 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 44 (6.55%) UML
14 42 (6.25%) Release Management
14 42 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
15 41 (6.10%) Web Development
16 38 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (5.65%) MVC
17 36 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 99 (14.73%) Python
2 91 (13.54%) Java
3 82 (12.20%) C
4 81 (12.05%) SQL
4 81 (12.05%) Bash Shell
5 79 (11.76%) C#
6 77 (11.46%) JavaScript
6 77 (11.46%) Ruby
7 74 (11.01%) Perl
8 67 (9.97%) C++
9 34 (5.06%) PHP
10 16 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.08%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.93%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.34%) Embedded C
14 9 (1.34%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.04%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 170 (25.30%) Degree
2 154 (22.92%) Security Cleared
3 103 (15.33%) SC Cleared
4 43 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (6.25%) MCSE
6 36 (5.36%) MCP
7 35 (5.21%) DV Cleared
8 32 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 23 (3.42%) MCSA
10 22 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 21 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (2.68%) CTC Cleared
13 12 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.64%) CCNP
15 10 (1.49%) CCNA
15 10 (1.49%) ISEB
16 7 (1.04%) ISTQB
16 7 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.89%) SSCP
17 6 (0.89%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.78%) SLA
2 42 (6.25%) QA
3 17 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 16 (2.38%) ISO 9001
5 12 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.60%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.30%) TickIT
8 2 (0.30%) BS15000
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 60 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 52 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.46%) KVM
4 13 (1.93%) UAG
5 12 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.49%) Varnish
6 10 (1.49%) vSphere
7 9 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.04%) XenApp
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.74%) NFS
12 2 (0.30%) Dovecot
12 2 (0.30%) Kamailio
12 2 (0.30%) Postfix
12 2 (0.30%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 120 (17.86%) Puppet
2 52 (7.74%) Nagios
2 52 (7.74%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (3.72%) SCCM
4 18 (2.68%) Cacti
5 16 (2.38%) Netcool
6 12 (1.79%) SCOM
7 10 (1.49%) Ansible
7 10 (1.49%) OpenView
8 9 (1.34%) Tivoli
8 9 (1.34%) NSN NetAct
9 8 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (1.04%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.89%) Ganglia
11 6 (0.89%) Icinga
11 6 (0.89%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.74%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.74%) Salt
12 5 (0.74%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 150 (22.32%) Microsoft
2 94 (13.99%) VMware
3 54 (8.04%) Cisco
3 54 (8.04%) Oracle
4 47 (6.99%) HP
5 38 (5.65%) Red Hat
6 37 (5.51%) Fujitsu
7 33 (4.91%) IBM
8 30 (4.46%) EMC
9 28 (4.17%) Citrix
10 17 (2.53%) Remedy
11 16 (2.38%) BMC
12 11 (1.64%) Cognos
13 10 (1.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 10 (1.49%) JBoss
13 10 (1.49%) Dell
13 10 (1.49%) Ericsson
13 10 (1.49%) Perforce
14 8 (1.19%) Splunk
14 8 (1.19%) Zend
Folkestone, Kent
Eden Lea Consultants
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £56,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago