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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 173 192 177
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 336 277 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.54% 1.31% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.67% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 221 202 259
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 £30,100 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
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
17412 16628 17701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.81% 78.53% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13445 13615 14935
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 30 September 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
Berkshire +7 89 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Surrey +8 73 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Hampshire -26 52 £40,000 -10.61% 8
East Sussex +16 39 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 33 £47,500 +9.19% 6
West Sussex -10 16 £35,000 - 1
Kent +8 15 £50,000 +1.01% 2
Middlesex +5 11 £32,500 -33.67% 1
Oxfordshire -13 11 £45,000 +9.75% 3
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 246 (36.94%) Linux
2 183 (27.48%) ITIL
3 181 (27.18%) Windows
4 160 (24.02%) Degree
5 148 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 141 (21.17%) Security Cleared
7 119 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (17.72%) Puppet
9 108 (16.22%) VMware
10 100 (15.02%) Project Management
11 99 (14.86%) UNIX
12 98 (14.71%) SC Cleared
13 94 (14.11%) Python
14 92 (13.81%) MySQL
15 90 (13.51%) Software Engineering
16 89 (13.36%) Management Information System
17 88 (13.21%) Java
18 86 (12.91%) SQL
19 85 (12.76%) SQL Server
20 83 (12.46%) MS Excel
21 81 (12.16%) PRINCE2
22 79 (11.86%) Finance
22 79 (11.86%) Open Source
23 77 (11.56%) C
24 76 (11.41%) C#
24 76 (11.41%) Relational Database
25 75 (11.26%) Perl
26 74 (11.11%) OO
26 74 (11.11%) Active Directory
26 74 (11.11%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 50 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.86%) MS Exchange
2 39 (5.86%) Node.js
3 32 (4.80%) IIS
3 32 (4.80%) Apache
4 29 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 27 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (3.15%) OpenStack
7 14 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.35%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.35%) Documentum
9 7 (1.05%) nginx
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (0.75%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.45%) Lync
13 2 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
13 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (12.46%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.61%) MS Office
3 20 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.70%) MS Project
5 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.30%) Cordys
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.90%) SaaS
2 22 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.55%) IaaS
4 16 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (1.35%) Office 365
7 8 (1.20%) PaaS
7 8 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.90%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.30%) Route 53
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.81%) DNS
1 52 (7.81%) Internet
2 51 (7.66%) TCP/IP
3 47 (7.06%) Firewall
4 45 (6.76%) HTTP
5 41 (6.16%) SAN
6 28 (4.20%) VoIP
7 26 (3.90%) DHCP
8 20 (3.00%) Ethernet
9 16 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (2.25%) Network Security
10 15 (2.25%) WAN
10 15 (2.25%) LAN
11 14 (2.10%) VPN
11 14 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (2.10%) VLAN
12 13 (1.95%) InfiniBand
13 12 (1.80%) NAS
13 12 (1.80%) SNMP
14 9 (1.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.81%) MySQL
2 85 (12.76%) SQL Server
3 76 (11.41%) Relational Database
4 41 (6.16%) RDBMS
5 39 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (3.75%) MongoDB
7 22 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (3.30%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.40%) HBase
8 16 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.80%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (7.06%) Subversion
2 43 (6.46%) Jenkins
3 39 (5.86%) Git (software)
4 25 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (3.60%) Selenium
6 22 (3.30%) Ant
6 22 (3.30%) ClearCase
7 13 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (1.80%) Maven
8 12 (1.80%) JIRA
8 12 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (1.65%) Hudson
9 11 (1.65%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.50%) PhantomJS
10 10 (1.50%) CasperJS
11 9 (1.35%) NUnit
12 7 (1.05%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.90%) RSpec
14 5 (0.75%) Gradle
15 4 (0.60%) Axure RP
General
1 79 (11.86%) Finance
2 71 (10.66%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.35%) Retail
4 28 (4.20%) Military
5 27 (4.05%) Legal
6 22 (3.30%) Electronics
7 17 (2.55%) Advertising
7 17 (2.55%) Marketing
8 8 (1.20%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.90%) Billing
10 5 (0.75%) Banking
10 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.75%) Back Office
11 4 (0.60%) French Language
11 4 (0.60%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.60%) Avionics
12 3 (0.45%) German Language
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (17.12%) Administrator
2 88 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
3 78 (11.71%) Developer
4 64 (9.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 64 (9.61%) Linux Administrator
5 63 (9.46%) Analyst
6 55 (8.26%) Software Engineer
7 37 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 35 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 31 (4.65%) Consultant
10 25 (3.75%) Release Manager
11 23 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 19 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (2.85%) Technical Consultant
13 18 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (2.70%) Software Developer
14 17 (2.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 17 (2.55%) Infrastructure Manager
15 15 (2.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (10.66%) HTML
2 66 (9.91%) .NET
2 66 (9.91%) Web Services
3 50 (7.51%) CSS
4 37 (5.56%) HTML5
5 36 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 31 (4.65%) jQuery
7 28 (4.20%) Ajax
8 26 (3.90%) .NET Framework
8 26 (3.90%) WCF
9 23 (3.45%) XML
10 22 (3.30%) Spring
10 22 (3.30%) CSS3
11 21 (3.15%) Middleware
12 20 (3.00%) REST
13 18 (2.70%) JSON
14 16 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (2.40%) WPF
15 15 (2.25%) Hibernate
16 14 (2.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (13.36%) Management Information System
2 79 (11.86%) Open Source
3 64 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (8.86%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.50%) CMDB
6 26 (3.90%) PKI
6 26 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (3.00%) Replication
8 17 (2.55%) Smartcard
9 15 (2.25%) Social Media
10 13 (1.95%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.65%) User Experience
12 10 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.50%) LPAR
13 9 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.20%) Statistics
15 7 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 6 (0.90%) iPhone
17 5 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 246 (36.94%) Linux
2 181 (27.18%) Windows
3 99 (14.86%) UNIX
4 57 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (6.01%) Windows 7
6 36 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (4.20%) Ubuntu
9 25 (3.75%) CentOS
10 24 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (3.45%) Debian
12 21 (3.15%) SUSE
13 20 (3.00%) Mac OS X
14 17 (2.55%) OpenBSD
15 12 (1.80%) Windows XP
16 11 (1.65%) Solaris
17 8 (1.20%) Apple iOS
18 7 (1.05%) Android
18 7 (1.05%) HPUX
19 6 (0.90%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (27.48%) ITIL
2 119 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (15.02%) Project Management
4 90 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 81 (12.16%) PRINCE2
6 74 (11.11%) OO
7 69 (10.36%) Service Management
8 56 (8.41%) Change Management
8 56 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (8.11%) Change Control
10 48 (7.21%) Quality Management
10 48 (7.21%) DevOps
11 41 (6.16%) UML
12 40 (6.01%) Scrum
13 39 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (5.71%) TDD
15 37 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
15 37 (5.56%) Web Development
16 36 (5.41%) Risk Management
17 35 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (14.11%) Python
2 88 (13.21%) Java
3 86 (12.91%) SQL
4 77 (11.56%) C
5 76 (11.41%) C#
6 75 (11.26%) Perl
7 74 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 73 (10.96%) JavaScript
9 71 (10.66%) Ruby
10 69 (10.36%) C++
11 35 (5.26%) PHP
12 17 (2.55%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.25%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.25%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.80%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.65%) Embedded C
15 11 (1.65%) Embedded C++
16 8 (1.20%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.20%) VBScript
17 6 (0.90%) Ada
Qualifications
1 160 (24.02%) Degree
2 141 (21.17%) Security Cleared
3 98 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 47 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (6.91%) MCSE
6 42 (6.31%) MCP
7 39 (5.86%) DV Cleared
8 25 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (2.85%) MCSA
11 18 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
12 16 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (2.25%) ISEB
14 14 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.80%) CCNA
16 10 (1.50%) CCNP
17 8 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 7 (1.05%) CISSP
18 7 (1.05%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.21%) SLA
2 39 (5.86%) QA
3 20 (3.00%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 15 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.45%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.30%) BS15000
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 74 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 62 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.26%) KVM
4 16 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.25%) vSphere
6 13 (1.95%) UAG
7 11 (1.65%) Firmware
8 8 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.05%) XenApp
9 7 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (1.05%) NFS
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.60%) Samba
12 3 (0.45%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.30%) Squid
13 2 (0.30%) Xen
13 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.30%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 118 (17.72%) Puppet
2 47 (7.06%) Nagios
3 46 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (4.50%) SCCM
5 16 (2.40%) SCOM
6 9 (1.35%) Cacti
6 9 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (1.35%) Ansible
7 8 (1.20%) Netcool
8 7 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.75%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (0.75%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.75%) NSN NetAct
9 5 (0.75%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.60%) WSUS
10 4 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.45%) Icinga
Vendors
1 148 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 108 (16.22%) VMware
3 69 (10.36%) Oracle
4 60 (9.01%) Cisco
5 47 (7.06%) HP
6 38 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 34 (5.11%) EMC
8 30 (4.50%) Citrix
9 24 (3.60%) Remedy
10 23 (3.45%) Fujitsu
10 23 (3.45%) IBM
11 14 (2.10%) Symantec
12 13 (1.95%) Zend
13 11 (1.65%) JBoss
14 9 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.20%) Dell
15 8 (1.20%) Adobe
16 7 (1.05%) BMC
16 7 (1.05%) Wind River
16 7 (1.05%) Serena
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
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set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Parking
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