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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 217 202 199
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 270 320 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.50% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.77% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 211 233 234
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
16515 18047 19842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.51% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13888 14237 15750
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 +45 107 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Surrey +2 59 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Hampshire -27 48 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Sussex -16 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire -14 12 £90,000 +75.60% 1
East Sussex +8 10 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Kent -7 5 £43,000 -6.52%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 261 (48.42%) Linux
2 159 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (24.68%) Puppet
4 117 (21.71%) Python
5 114 (21.15%) Jenkins
6 109 (20.22%) Java
7 104 (19.29%) Windows
8 98 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 95 (17.63%) CentOS
9 95 (17.63%) Perl
10 93 (17.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 90 (16.70%) DevOps
12 87 (16.14%) Unix
13 86 (15.96%) ITIL
13 86 (15.96%) VMware
14 85 (15.77%) Oracle
15 84 (15.58%) Finance
15 84 (15.58%) SDLC
16 79 (14.66%) Project Management
17 77 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 76 (14.10%) Degree
19 73 (13.54%) C
20 71 (13.17%) SQL
21 69 (12.80%) Ruby
22 68 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
22 68 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
22 68 (12.62%) Ansible
23 64 (11.87%) C++
24 63 (11.69%) DNS
24 63 (11.69%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 62 (11.50%) Apache
2 50 (9.28%) nginx
3 48 (8.91%) Tomcat
4 37 (6.86%) WebSphere
5 33 (6.12%) OpenStack
6 29 (5.38%) WebLogic
7 22 (4.08%) IIS
8 20 (3.71%) CMS
8 20 (3.71%) JBoss
9 18 (3.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.30%) Documentum
10 7 (1.30%) Node.js
11 5 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.74%) Captiva
12 4 (0.74%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.74%) Drupal
12 4 (0.74%) Eucalyptus
13 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.27%) MS Office
3 11 (2.04%) Simulink
4 2 (0.37%) MS Project
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.48%) SAP PS
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Lorenzo
2 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 56 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.68%) CloudBees
3 34 (6.31%) SaaS
4 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.93%) PaaS
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.37%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) Route 53
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.69%) DNS
2 52 (9.65%) TCP/IP
3 44 (8.16%) Firewall
4 28 (5.19%) SSL
5 26 (4.82%) LAN
6 25 (4.64%) LDAP
7 24 (4.45%) Internet
7 24 (4.45%) MPLS
8 22 (4.08%) DHCP
9 20 (3.71%) Ethernet
10 17 (3.15%) SAN
11 16 (2.97%) WAN
12 15 (2.78%) Network Security
13 14 (2.60%) HTTP
13 14 (2.60%) SMTP
14 12 (2.23%) VPN
15 9 (1.67%) BGP
15 9 (1.67%) OSPF
15 9 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.65%) MySQL
2 41 (7.61%) Oracle Database
3 37 (6.86%) SQL Server
4 27 (5.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 24 (4.45%) Relational Database
7 17 (3.15%) Redis
8 15 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.60%) GIS
9 14 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (2.23%) QlikView
12 10 (1.86%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.93%) Big Data
14 5 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.37%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 114 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 77 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 54 (10.02%) Maven
4 45 (8.35%) Subversion
5 31 (5.75%) JIRA
6 22 (4.08%) Toad
7 21 (3.90%) Visual Studio
8 18 (3.34%) Eclipse
8 18 (3.34%) Hudson
9 16 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (2.78%) Artifactory
10 15 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (2.41%) Selenium
12 12 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.86%) Ant
13 10 (1.86%) JUnit
14 9 (1.67%) Mercurial
14 9 (1.67%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
16 6 (1.11%) ProC
General
1 84 (15.58%) Finance
2 25 (4.64%) Aerospace
3 24 (4.45%) Retail
4 22 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.15%) Electronics
6 15 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.41%) Avionics
7 13 (2.41%) Banking
8 12 (2.23%) Back Office
9 9 (1.67%) Legal
10 7 (1.30%) Publishing
11 6 (1.11%) Advertising
12 5 (0.93%) Marketing
13 4 (0.74%) Military
14 3 (0.56%) Local Government
15 2 (0.37%) Billing
16 1 (0.19%) Automotive
16 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (14.84%) Developer
2 58 (10.76%) Administrator
3 55 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
4 50 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 45 (8.35%) Consultant
5 45 (8.35%) Systems Administrator
6 37 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 35 (6.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 33 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
9 32 (5.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 31 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
10 31 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
11 29 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 27 (5.01%) DevOps Consultant
13 25 (4.64%) Technical Specialist
14 24 (4.45%) Analyst
15 22 (4.08%) Support Engineer
16 21 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
16 21 (3.90%) Configuration Manager
16 21 (3.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.13%) Web Services
2 45 (8.35%) Middleware
3 36 (6.68%) LAMP
4 28 (5.19%) .NET
4 28 (5.19%) LEMP Stack
5 27 (5.01%) HTML
6 19 (3.53%) MFC
7 18 (3.34%) CSS
8 14 (2.60%) J2EE
8 14 (2.60%) MCollective
9 13 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 13 (2.41%) DirectX
9 13 (2.41%) jQuery
9 13 (2.41%) OpenGL
9 13 (2.41%) SOAP
10 11 (2.04%) REST
10 11 (2.04%) Spring
11 9 (1.67%) JPA
12 7 (1.30%) Ajax
12 7 (1.30%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 24 (4.45%) CMDB
6 21 (3.90%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.97%) Clustering
8 16 (2.97%) Statistics
9 15 (2.78%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.78%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.04%) PKI
11 10 (1.86%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.67%) iPad
13 8 (1.48%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (1.30%) iSeries
14 7 (1.30%) Smart Meter
15 6 (1.11%) EMC VMAX
15 6 (1.11%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 261 (48.42%) Linux
2 104 (19.29%) Windows
3 95 (17.63%) CentOS
4 93 (17.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 87 (16.14%) Unix
6 63 (11.69%) Ubuntu
7 49 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 19 (3.53%) AIX
8 19 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (2.97%) Solaris
10 13 (2.41%) VxWorks
10 13 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.67%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.11%) SUSE
14 3 (0.56%) Debian
14 3 (0.56%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.56%) OpenBSD
14 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (16.70%) DevOps
3 86 (15.96%) ITIL
4 84 (15.58%) SDLC
5 79 (14.66%) Project Management
6 68 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (11.32%) Scrum
8 60 (11.13%) Change Management
9 57 (10.58%) Software Engineering
10 55 (10.20%) Service Management
11 48 (8.91%) SOA
12 44 (8.16%) Validation
13 43 (7.98%) Mentoring
14 42 (7.79%) High Availability
15 38 (7.05%) Open Source
16 35 (6.49%) Risk Management
17 34 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (6.31%) Incident Management
18 33 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
19 32 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 117 (21.71%) Python
2 109 (20.22%) Java
3 98 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 95 (17.63%) Perl
5 73 (13.54%) C
6 71 (13.17%) SQL
7 69 (12.80%) Ruby
8 64 (11.87%) C++
9 41 (7.61%) PHP
10 38 (7.05%) PL/SQL
11 30 (5.57%) JavaScript
12 28 (5.19%) PowerShell
13 25 (4.64%) C#
14 19 (3.53%) Assembly Language
15 17 (3.15%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.04%) MATLAB
17 10 (1.86%) VBScript
18 8 (1.48%) VB
19 7 (1.30%) R
20 6 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (14.10%) Degree
2 48 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (4.27%) DV Cleared
4 23 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 21 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.90%) MCSE
6 16 (2.97%) CCNA
7 14 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.86%) CITP
8 10 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (1.86%) MCITP
9 9 (1.67%) RHCE
10 8 (1.48%) CCNP
11 7 (1.30%) MCSA
11 7 (1.30%) RHCSA
12 6 (1.11%) CISSP
12 6 (1.11%) GCIA
12 6 (1.11%) GCIH
12 6 (1.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.75%) QA
2 23 (4.27%) SLA
3 16 (2.97%) COSO
4 15 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (2.60%) ISO 9001
6 10 (1.86%) ISO22301
6 10 (1.86%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.67%) COBIT
8 7 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.74%) HL7
10 3 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.56%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.56%) RMADS
11 2 (0.37%) BS7799
11 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.37%) DO-254
11 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.37%) ISO26262
11 2 (0.37%) MISRA
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 46 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 26 (4.82%) Docker
4 21 (3.90%) KVM
5 18 (3.34%) Firmware
6 14 (2.60%) NFS
7 13 (2.41%) qmail
7 13 (2.41%) Squid
8 11 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.86%) vSphere
10 8 (1.48%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.30%) Xen
12 6 (1.11%) Oracle Clusterware
12 6 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.74%) Corosync
14 4 (0.74%) GlusterFS
14 4 (0.74%) iptables
14 4 (0.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 133 (24.68%) Puppet
2 68 (12.62%) Ansible
3 54 (10.02%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (5.38%) Nagios
5 22 (4.08%) Cacti
6 19 (3.53%) ZABBIX
7 17 (3.15%) Ganglia
8 13 (2.41%) collectd
8 13 (2.41%) Graphite
8 13 (2.41%) logstash
9 12 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (2.23%) Red Hat Satellite
10 9 (1.67%) SCCM
11 8 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 8 (1.48%) Salt
12 7 (1.30%) Cobbler
12 7 (1.30%) Zenoss
13 6 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 6 (1.11%) vRealize
13 6 (1.11%) yum
Vendors
1 86 (15.96%) VMware
2 85 (15.77%) Oracle
3 58 (10.76%) Red Hat
4 51 (9.46%) Cisco
5 46 (8.53%) Microsoft
6 44 (8.16%) IBM
7 33 (6.12%) EMC
7 33 (6.12%) Juniper
8 26 (4.82%) HP
9 25 (4.64%) Progress
10 24 (4.45%) Adobe
11 20 (3.71%) SAP
12 19 (3.53%) SevOne
13 18 (3.34%) Citrix
14 17 (3.15%) Splunk
15 14 (2.60%) CA
15 14 (2.60%) Informatica
16 13 (2.41%) Dell
17 12 (2.23%) Infoblox
18 9 (1.67%) Percona
Camberley, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Redhill
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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