Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 171 204
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 103 110 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.53% 1.44% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.65% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 76 73 103
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £36,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% -1.55% +14.12%

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 5,858 6,666 9,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.77% 87.47% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 5,074 7,829
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 February 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 20 February 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
Maidenhead +14 27 £50,000 -12.09% 1
Reading -11 22 £49,000 -10.91% 13
Slough +8 17 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Newbury -16 16 £51,250 -18.00% 2
Bracknell +2 6 £30,000 -53.85% 2
Windsor - 5 £80,000 - 1
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (46.60%) Ansible
3 44 (42.72%) DevOps
3 44 (42.72%) Python
4 37 (35.92%) Linux
5 33 (32.04%) Windows
5 33 (32.04%) Oracle
5 33 (32.04%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (32.04%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (31.07%) Puppet
7 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
8 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
9 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (25.24%) ITIL
11 24 (23.30%) Jenkins
12 23 (22.33%) Open Source
13 22 (21.36%) LAN
14 21 (20.39%) WAN
14 21 (20.39%) Scrum
14 21 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
15 20 (19.42%) JSON
16 19 (18.45%) SQL
16 19 (18.45%) Firewall
17 18 (17.48%) Unix
18 17 (16.50%) Middleware
18 17 (16.50%) Bash Shell
18 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
18 17 (16.50%) Terraform
19 15 (14.56%) Kubernetes

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 11 (10.68%) OpenStack
2 7 (6.80%) Apache
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.85%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.91%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.97%) Confluence
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.04%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.80%) PaaS
3 7 (6.80%) SaaS
4 6 (5.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (5.83%) Bluemix
4 6 (5.83%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.85%) IaaS
6 4 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (3.88%) GitHub
6 4 (3.88%) Route 53
7 3 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.97%) Datadog
8 1 (0.97%) Serverless
8 1 (0.97%) Slack
8 1 (0.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) LAN
2 21 (20.39%) WAN
3 19 (18.45%) Firewall
4 6 (5.83%) BGP
4 6 (5.83%) OSPF
5 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.88%) FTP
5 4 (3.88%) Internet
5 4 (3.88%) MPLS
5 4 (3.88%) RIP
5 4 (3.88%) SNMP
5 4 (3.88%) SSL
5 4 (3.88%) VPN
6 3 (2.91%) AMQP
6 3 (2.91%) DNS
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.94%) DHCP
7 2 (1.94%) Network Security
7 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.62%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.68%) MySQL
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.88%) DB2
8 3 (2.91%) Big Data
8 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.94%) HBase
9 2 (1.94%) Impala
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.30%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.74%) Maven
3 9 (8.74%) Subversion
4 8 (7.77%) Ant
5 7 (6.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (5.83%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.88%) GitLab
7 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.88%) Toad
8 3 (2.91%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.91%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.94%) JIRA
10 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.97%) git-flow
10 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (12.62%) Publishing
2 10 (9.71%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (13.59%) Architect
2 14 (13.59%) Cloud Architect
3 13 (12.62%) Applications Support
4 12 (11.65%) Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Support Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 9 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Administrator
8 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Development Manager
9 6 (5.83%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Agile Development Manager
10 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 5 (4.85%) Digital Development Manager
11 4 (3.88%) Junior
11 4 (3.88%) Presales Consultant
11 4 (3.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.42%) JSON
2 17 (16.50%) Middleware
3 9 (8.74%) Web Services
4 7 (6.80%) HTML
4 7 (6.80%) XML
5 6 (5.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (3.88%) .NET
6 4 (3.88%) CSS
6 4 (3.88%) HTML5
6 4 (3.88%) LAMP
6 4 (3.88%) REST
7 3 (2.91%) LDAP
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.91%) Regular Expression
7 3 (2.91%) SOAP
8 2 (1.94%) Sensu
9 1 (0.97%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.97%) PHP-FPM
9 1 (0.97%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
1 12 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.77%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.85%) iSeries
5 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.91%) Clustering
6 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) CMDB
8 1 (0.97%) AS400
8 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.97%) Fintech
8 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Linux
2 33 (32.04%) Windows
3 18 (17.48%) Unix
4 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.68%) CentOS
6 10 (9.71%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.83%) Debian
8 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 3 (2.91%) HPUX
9 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (42.72%) DevOps
3 33 (32.04%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (25.24%) ITIL
5 23 (22.33%) Open Source
6 21 (20.39%) Scrum
7 14 (13.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (12.62%) Build Automation
8 13 (12.62%) Strategic Thinking
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (11.65%) ERP
10 11 (10.68%) High Availability
10 11 (10.68%) TDD
11 10 (9.71%) Release Management
12 9 (8.74%) Test Automation
13 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (7.77%) Data Analysis
13 8 (7.77%) Requirements Management
13 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) Python
2 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
3 19 (18.45%) SQL
4 17 (16.50%) Bash Shell
5 13 (12.62%) Perl
5 13 (12.62%) Ruby
6 11 (10.68%) Java
7 8 (7.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.83%) PHP
9 4 (3.88%) C
9 4 (3.88%) C#
9 4 (3.88%) Scala
9 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.91%) C++
10 3 (2.91%) Go
11 2 (1.94%) X++
12 1 (0.97%) ABAP
12 1 (0.97%) Groovy
12 1 (0.97%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) MCSE
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.65%) Degree
3 8 (7.77%) MCSD
4 5 (4.85%) MCSA
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.91%) RHCE
7 2 (1.94%) CCIE
7 2 (1.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (1.94%) CCIE Security
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) COBIT
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.97%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.56%) Docker
2 12 (11.65%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.94%) HDFS
6 2 (1.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.97%) Postfix
7 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (46.60%) Ansible
2 32 (31.07%) Puppet
3 21 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (16.50%) Terraform
5 15 (14.56%) Kubernetes
6 6 (5.83%) Nagios
7 4 (3.88%) Salt
8 3 (2.91%) Kibana
8 3 (2.91%) Rancher
8 3 (2.91%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.94%) Icinga
9 2 (1.94%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 33 (32.04%) Oracle
2 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) VMware
4 10 (9.71%) IBM
5 9 (8.74%) Citrix
6 8 (7.77%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (6.80%) SaltStack
8 5 (4.85%) Lotus
8 5 (4.85%) SAP
9 4 (3.88%) Adobe
9 4 (3.88%) AppDynamics
9 4 (3.88%) New Relic
9 4 (3.88%) Rackspace
9 4 (3.88%) Symantec
10 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.91%) Cisco
10 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.91%) RedGate
10 3 (2.91%) Snow
10 3 (2.91%) Splunk