Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 174 173
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 97 77 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.61% 1.19% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.35% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 112
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.65% -4.50% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,561 5,718 7,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.07% 88.65% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,312 4,488 5,915
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £31,025 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 54 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Maidenhead -27 21 £45,000 -10.00%
Slough -17 8 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Wokingham +22 7 £67,500 +22.73%
Newbury +5 2 £55,000 - 4
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 63 (64.95%) DevOps
2 60 (61.86%) Linux
3 52 (53.61%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (52.58%) Python
5 36 (37.11%) CentOS
6 35 (36.08%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (36.08%) Puppet
6 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (36.08%) Ansible
7 33 (34.02%) Bash Shell
8 32 (32.99%) Windows
9 30 (30.93%) Terraform
10 27 (27.84%) Docker
10 27 (27.84%) Red Hat
11 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (26.80%) Jenkins
12 25 (25.77%) SQL
13 23 (23.71%) Java
13 23 (23.71%) Kibana
13 23 (23.71%) Kubernetes
14 22 (22.68%) Virtual Machines
14 22 (22.68%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
15 21 (21.65%) VMware
15 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
16 20 (20.62%) Degree
16 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP
16 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (19.59%) Elastic Stack

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (36.08%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (12.37%) IIS
3 10 (10.31%) Apache Spark
4 9 (9.28%) Apache
5 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.15%) JBoss
6 5 (5.15%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.12%) Apache Pig
7 4 (4.12%) nginx
8 2 (2.06%) Confluence
8 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (53.61%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.40%) GitHub
4 10 (10.31%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (8.25%) Office 365
5 8 (8.25%) PaaS
6 7 (7.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (6.19%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (6.19%) Amazon S3
7 6 (6.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (5.15%) OpenShift
9 4 (4.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (4.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (4.12%) CloudFront
9 4 (4.12%) Route 53
9 4 (4.12%) Serverless
9 4 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP
2 17 (17.53%) Firewall
3 13 (13.40%) LAN
3 13 (13.40%) WAN
4 10 (10.31%) DNS
5 8 (8.25%) VPN
6 4 (4.12%) HTTP
6 4 (4.12%) SNMP
7 1 (1.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
2 17 (17.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (17.53%) Big Data
3 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.34%) HBase
5 10 (10.31%) Apache Hive
5 10 (10.31%) Hadoop
5 10 (10.31%) MongoDB
6 9 (9.28%) RDBMS
6 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (7.22%) MySQL
8 6 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (6.19%) Impala
9 4 (4.12%) Cloudera CDH
9 4 (4.12%) Couchbase
9 4 (4.12%) Data Lake
9 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.12%) Spark SQL
9 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Jenkins
2 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.46%) Subversion
4 10 (10.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (9.28%) Vagrant
6 6 (6.19%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.19%) JIRA
7 5 (5.15%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.15%) GitLab
7 5 (5.15%) Maven
7 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.09%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.03%) Protractor
10 1 (1.03%) Selenium
10 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.15%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (11.34%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (10.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Incident Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (5.15%) Major Incident Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Salesforce Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) Kafka
2 9 (9.28%) Web Services
3 8 (8.25%) RESTful
4 7 (7.22%) Node.js
5 6 (6.19%) Middleware
6 5 (5.15%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.12%) CSS
7 4 (4.12%) HTML
7 4 (4.12%) HTML5
7 4 (4.12%) J2EE
7 4 (4.12%) jQuery
7 4 (4.12%) JSON
7 4 (4.12%) React
7 4 (4.12%) Spark Streaming
7 4 (4.12%) XML
8 2 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.37%) BBC
4 10 (10.31%) Data Centre
5 9 (9.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (8.25%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (5.15%) Clustering
7 5 (5.15%) FMCG
7 5 (5.15%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.12%) CMDB
8 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.09%) BYOD
10 2 (2.06%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (2.06%) Replication
11 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 60 (61.86%) Linux
2 36 (37.11%) CentOS
3 32 (32.99%) Windows
4 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (15.46%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.25%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.15%) Unix
8 3 (3.09%) DC/OS
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.03%) Debian
9 1 (1.03%) Fedora
9 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) DevOps
2 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.53%) Migration
5 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
5 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.43%) ITIL
7 13 (13.40%) Analytics
7 13 (13.40%) Change Management
7 13 (13.40%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (13.40%) Service Management
7 13 (13.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (12.37%) Scrum
8 12 (12.37%) Task Automation
9 10 (10.31%) Asset Management
9 10 (10.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (10.31%) Information Security
9 10 (10.31%) ITIL V3
10 9 (9.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) Python
2 33 (34.02%) Bash Shell
3 25 (25.77%) SQL
4 23 (23.71%) Java
5 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
6 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.40%) Perl
7 13 (13.40%) Ruby
8 10 (10.31%) PHP
9 8 (8.25%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
10 7 (7.22%) C
11 5 (5.15%) C#
12 4 (4.12%) Scala
13 2 (2.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.03%) ISEB
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) PMO
4 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (27.84%) Docker
2 22 (22.68%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
5 12 (12.37%) Hyper-V
6 10 (10.31%) Apache Flume
6 10 (10.31%) HDFS
7 5 (5.15%) KVM
7 5 (5.15%) oVirt
8 4 (4.12%) VMware Server
9 3 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (3.09%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (36.08%) Ansible
1 35 (36.08%) Puppet
2 30 (30.93%) Terraform
3 23 (23.71%) Kibana
3 23 (23.71%) Kubernetes
4 20 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (14.43%) ZABBIX
6 10 (10.31%) Nagios
7 9 (9.28%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (8.25%) Rundeck
9 7 (7.22%) SCCM
10 5 (5.15%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (5.15%) rkt
10 5 (5.15%) Salt
11 4 (4.12%) Mesos
11 4 (4.12%) Oozie
11 4 (4.12%) Rancher
12 3 (3.09%) Grafana
12 3 (3.09%) Graylog
12 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Red Hat
2 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.65%) VMware
3 18 (18.56%) Google
4 16 (16.49%) Oracle
5 11 (11.34%) Citrix
6 9 (9.28%) IBM
7 7 (7.22%) Atlassian
8 6 (6.19%) SAP
9 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (5.15%) SaltStack
10 4 (4.12%) Cloudera
10 4 (4.12%) Hortonworks
10 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
10 4 (4.12%) Snow
10 4 (4.12%) Tableau
11 3 (3.09%) New Relic
11 3 (3.09%) Splunk
12 2 (2.06%) CyberArk
13 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds