Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 129 164
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 105 153 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.88% 2.20% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.45% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 89 117 75
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +22.22% -14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,625 £73,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 5,095 6,243 5,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.29% 89.75% 88.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,084 5,015 4,729
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 2019. 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 +18 54 £62,500 +13.64%
Maidenhead -23 19 £62,500 -7.41%
Newbury -6 5 £53,750 +4.88%
Slough -9 5 £60,000 +62.16%
Bracknell -4 2 £41,500 +38.33%
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 64 (60.95%) Linux
2 62 (59.05%) DevOps
3 56 (53.33%) Python
4 50 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 49 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 47 (44.76%) Jenkins
7 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (43.81%) Ansible
8 40 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
9 38 (36.19%) Docker
10 35 (33.33%) Kubernetes
11 34 (32.38%) Puppet
12 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
13 31 (29.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (27.62%) CentOS
15 27 (25.71%) Windows
16 26 (24.76%) Linux Command Line
17 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
18 20 (19.05%) Red Hat
18 20 (19.05%) ITIL
19 19 (18.10%) WebLogic
19 19 (18.10%) Terraform
19 19 (18.10%) Coaching
20 18 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
21 17 (16.19%) Java
21 17 (16.19%) Perl
21 17 (16.19%) Google
22 16 (15.24%) Logistics
22 16 (15.24%) Google Cloud Platform
22 16 (15.24%) Windows Server

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 19 (18.10%) WebLogic
2 12 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.71%) Apache
4 5 (4.76%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.86%) Hyperledger
6 3 (2.86%) nginx
7 2 (1.90%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.95%) Confluence
8 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (15.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (9.52%) SaaS
5 7 (6.67%) Office 365
5 7 (6.67%) Serverless
6 6 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (5.71%) IaaS
6 6 (5.71%) PaaS
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon S3
7 5 (4.76%) CloudFront
7 5 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (4.76%) Route 53
7 5 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (2.86%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) DNS
2 12 (11.43%) Firewall
3 11 (10.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.67%) LAN
4 7 (6.67%) VPN
5 5 (4.76%) DHCP
5 5 (4.76%) WAN
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (3.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (3.81%) Network Security
7 2 (1.90%) DWDM
7 2 (1.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.90%) MPLS
7 2 (1.90%) SAN
7 2 (1.90%) SDH
7 2 (1.90%) SONET
7 2 (1.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (6.67%) Big Data
1 7 (6.67%) HBase
2 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.86%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.95%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 47 (44.76%) Jenkins
2 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
3 31 (29.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.76%) Vagrant
5 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.86%) JIRA
6 3 (2.86%) Maven
6 3 (2.86%) Selenium
6 3 (2.86%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.86%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.90%) Ant
7 2 (1.90%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.90%) gcov
7 2 (1.90%) JMeter
7 2 (1.90%) Protractor
7 2 (1.90%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
3 4 (3.81%) Front Office
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) Developer
3 14 (13.33%) DevOps Developer
3 14 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
3 14 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (10.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Architect
10 5 (4.76%) Administrator
10 5 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (6.67%) .NET
2 7 (6.67%) JSON
2 7 (6.67%) Spring
2 7 (6.67%) Web Services
3 6 (5.71%) SOAP
4 4 (3.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.86%) Akka
5 3 (2.86%) OAuth
5 3 (2.86%) RESTful
5 3 (2.86%) SAML
5 3 (2.86%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (2.86%) Swagger
6 2 (1.90%) HTML
6 2 (1.90%) REST
7 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
3 13 (12.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (8.57%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.86%) BBC
7 3 (2.86%) TM Forum
8 2 (1.90%) CMDB
8 2 (1.90%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 64 (60.95%) Linux
2 29 (27.62%) CentOS
3 27 (25.71%) Windows
4 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.86%) DC/OS
7 3 (2.86%) Unix
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.90%) Solaris
9 1 (0.95%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.05%) DevOps
2 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.05%) ITIL
4 19 (18.10%) Coaching
5 16 (15.24%) Logistics
6 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
8 10 (9.52%) Change Control
8 10 (9.52%) Task Automation
8 10 (9.52%) Validation
9 9 (8.57%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.57%) Change Management
9 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (8.57%) Migration
10 8 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (6.67%) Microservices
11 7 (6.67%) Release Management
11 7 (6.67%) SDLC
12 6 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.33%) Python
2 49 (46.67%) Bash Shell
3 17 (16.19%) Java
3 17 (16.19%) Perl
4 14 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.48%) PHP
6 10 (9.52%) C#
6 10 (9.52%) SQL
7 9 (8.57%) Ruby
8 6 (5.71%) C++
9 5 (4.76%) C
9 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.90%) Groovy
11 1 (0.95%) R
11 1 (0.95%) Scala
11 1 (0.95%) VB
11 1 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) AWS Certification
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) Degree
3 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.81%) MCSA
4 4 (3.81%) MCSE
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (36.19%) Docker
2 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.76%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.90%) HDFS
5 2 (1.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (43.81%) Ansible
2 35 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 34 (32.38%) Puppet
4 19 (18.10%) Terraform
5 18 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (10.48%) Nagios
7 6 (5.71%) Kibana
8 5 (4.76%) Capistrano
8 5 (4.76%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.81%) Cacti
10 3 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.86%) Packer
11 2 (1.90%) Amdocs OSS
11 2 (1.90%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.90%) Netcool
11 2 (1.90%) Rsyslog
11 2 (1.90%) TeMIP
11 2 (1.90%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.95%) logstash
12 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 17 (16.19%) Google
4 12 (11.43%) VMware
5 8 (7.62%) New Relic
6 7 (6.67%) Cisco
7 6 (5.71%) Citrix
7 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.76%) Oracle
9 4 (3.81%) F5
9 4 (3.81%) SAP
9 4 (3.81%) Splunk
10 3 (2.86%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.86%) CyberArk
10 3 (2.86%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.86%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.90%) Ciena
11 2 (1.90%) Coverity
11 2 (1.90%) Cramer
11 2 (1.90%) EMC