Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 184 160
Rank change year-on-year +54 -24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 137 74 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.15% 1.22% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.39% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 105 68 166
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £67,875 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 5,781 5,322 7,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.54% 87.53% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,608 4,184 6,114
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,575 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +38 59 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Maidenhead -7 52 £65,000 +18.18%
Wokingham +10 6 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Slough -11 6 £39,500 +31.67% 2
Windsor -14 3 £60,000 -20.00% 3
Newbury +3 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell -20 1 £55,000 -45.00%
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 68 (49.64%) DevOps
2 67 (48.91%) Puppet
3 65 (47.45%) Linux
4 55 (40.15%) Python
5 47 (34.31%) Ansible
6 43 (31.39%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (31.39%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (29.20%) Windows
7 40 (29.20%) Oracle
8 37 (27.01%) Elasticsearch
9 36 (26.28%) ITIL
10 35 (25.55%) Microsoft
11 33 (24.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (23.36%) Opscode Chef
13 31 (22.63%) Docker
13 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (21.17%) SQL
14 29 (21.17%) VMware
15 28 (20.44%) PowerShell
16 27 (19.71%) Bash Shell
16 27 (19.71%) Kibana
17 26 (18.98%) Virtual Machines
17 26 (18.98%) Asset Management
18 25 (18.25%) Change Management
18 25 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (17.52%) CentOS
19 24 (17.52%) Service Management
19 24 (17.52%) Jenkins
20 23 (16.79%) IT Asset Management
20 23 (16.79%) Java

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 37 (27.01%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (11.68%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.57%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.65%) IIS
5 5 (3.65%) JBoss
6 4 (2.92%) nginx
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.19%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.19%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.46%) Apache
9 1 (0.73%) Confluence
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.92%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (31.39%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (24.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.76%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (8.76%) PaaS
4 11 (8.03%) GitHub
5 8 (5.84%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (4.38%) Amazon S3
6 6 (4.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (3.65%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (3.65%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.92%) SaaS
9 3 (2.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (2.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.19%) CloudFront
9 3 (2.19%) IaaS
9 3 (2.19%) Route 53
9 3 (2.19%) Serverless
9 3 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) Firewall
2 14 (10.22%) LAN
3 11 (8.03%) WAN
4 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.38%) DNS
5 6 (4.38%) VPN
6 4 (2.92%) BGP
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.92%) DMVPN
6 4 (2.92%) IPsec
6 4 (2.92%) OSPF
6 4 (2.92%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.19%) HTTP
7 3 (2.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) Big Data
2 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
4 16 (11.68%) Apache Hive
4 16 (11.68%) Hadoop
4 16 (11.68%) HBase
5 14 (10.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (9.49%) Impala
7 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
7 8 (5.84%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.11%) MySQL
9 5 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.19%) Couchbase
11 3 (2.19%) Spark SQL
11 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (17.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.49%) Subversion
4 7 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (4.38%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.65%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.65%) GitLab
6 5 (3.65%) Maven
6 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.92%) JIRA
8 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.19%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.73%) Hudson
10 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.73%) Protractor
10 1 (0.73%) Selenium
10 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (8.76%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Publishing
3 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (18.25%) Analyst
3 20 (14.60%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (11.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) Security Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Big Data Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Configuration Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Hadoop Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) IT Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (5.11%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (5.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.14%) Middleware
2 14 (10.22%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (8.76%) Node.js
4 11 (8.03%) JSON
5 9 (6.57%) Web Services
6 8 (5.84%) Kafka
6 8 (5.84%) REST
7 7 (5.11%) RESTful
8 5 (3.65%) .NET
8 5 (3.65%) Spring Boot
9 3 (2.19%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.19%) CSS
9 3 (2.19%) HTML
9 3 (2.19%) HTML5
9 3 (2.19%) J2EE
9 3 (2.19%) jQuery
9 3 (2.19%) React
9 3 (2.19%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (2.19%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.03%) CMDB
4 10 (7.30%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (6.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (5.84%) BBC
6 8 (5.84%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (5.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.65%) Clustering
9 4 (2.92%) FMCG
10 3 (2.19%) AS400
10 3 (2.19%) BYOD
10 3 (2.19%) iSeries
10 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
10 3 (2.19%) Replication
11 2 (1.46%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (47.45%) Linux
2 40 (29.20%) Windows
3 24 (17.52%) CentOS
4 19 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.76%) Ubuntu
5 12 (8.76%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.92%) Unix
6 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.73%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.73%) Debian
8 1 (0.73%) Fedora
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (49.64%) DevOps
2 43 (31.39%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.28%) ITIL
4 26 (18.98%) Asset Management
5 25 (18.25%) Change Management
6 24 (17.52%) Service Management
7 23 (16.79%) IT Asset Management
8 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.87%) Data Modelling
9 19 (13.87%) ITIL V3
9 19 (13.87%) Release Management
10 18 (13.14%) Data Analysis
10 18 (13.14%) Scrum
11 17 (12.41%) ITSM
11 17 (12.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (11.68%) Integration Testing
12 16 (11.68%) Low Latency
12 16 (11.68%) Use Case
12 16 (11.68%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.15%) Python
2 29 (21.17%) SQL
3 28 (20.44%) PowerShell
4 27 (19.71%) Bash Shell
5 23 (16.79%) Java
6 16 (11.68%) C
7 15 (10.95%) Ruby
8 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (6.57%) Perl
10 6 (4.38%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.92%) C#
12 3 (2.19%) PHP
12 3 (2.19%) Scala
13 2 (1.46%) Go
14 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.79%) Degree
2 18 (13.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.68%) DV Cleared
4 12 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (6.57%) MCSE
5 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.92%) CCIE
7 4 (2.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 4 (2.92%) CCIE Security
7 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.92%) MCSA
7 4 (2.92%) MCSD
8 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.73%) ISEB
9 1 (0.73%) RHCE
9 1 (0.73%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) SLA
2 8 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 8 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.92%) QA
4 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (22.63%) Docker
2 26 (18.98%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (13.14%) Active Directory
5 16 (11.68%) Apache Flume
5 16 (11.68%) HDFS
6 9 (6.57%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.65%) KVM
7 5 (3.65%) oVirt
8 4 (2.92%) iptables
8 4 (2.92%) vSphere
9 3 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.19%) VirtualBox
9 3 (2.19%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (48.91%) Puppet
2 47 (34.31%) Ansible
3 32 (23.36%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (19.71%) Kibana
5 19 (13.87%) SCCM
6 18 (13.14%) Kubernetes
7 17 (12.41%) Terraform
8 14 (10.22%) ZABBIX
9 9 (6.57%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (6.57%) Nagios
10 7 (5.11%) Rundeck
11 5 (3.65%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (3.65%) rkt
11 5 (3.65%) Salt
12 3 (2.19%) Grafana
12 3 (2.19%) Graylog
12 3 (2.19%) Mesos
12 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (2.19%) Oozie
12 3 (2.19%) Rancher
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Oracle
2 35 (25.55%) Microsoft
3 29 (21.17%) VMware
4 21 (15.33%) IBM
5 17 (12.41%) Red Hat
6 16 (11.68%) Atlassian
6 16 (11.68%) SolarWinds
7 15 (10.95%) ServiceNow
8 14 (10.22%) SAP
9 10 (7.30%) Google
10 9 (6.57%) Adobe
11 8 (5.84%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (5.11%) Citrix
13 5 (3.65%) Cisco
13 5 (3.65%) SaltStack
14 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.92%) Infoblox
14 4 (2.92%) NetQoS
14 4 (2.92%) Snow
15 3 (2.19%) Lotus