The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 72 92
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 17 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.31% 3.51% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 3.88% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 59 41
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.58%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1090 1625 1918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.10% 90.48% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1268 1395
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Reading

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Reading

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Reading over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 32 (82.05%) Puppet
2 31 (79.49%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) CentOS
3 18 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (46.15%) Ansible
3 18 (46.15%) Docker
4 16 (41.03%) DevOps
4 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 14 (35.90%) High Availability
7 13 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) MySQL
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.77%) Unix
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
9 11 (28.21%) IIS
9 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
10 10 (25.64%) Public Cloud
10 10 (25.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (25.64%) Amazon S3
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) Apache
10 10 (25.64%) DNS
10 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) HP
11 9 (23.08%) SaaS
11 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (28.21%) IIS
2 10 (25.64%) Apache
3 9 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (20.51%) nginx
5 7 (17.95%) Apache Solr
6 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
7 3 (7.69%) Eucalyptus
7 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
7 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Eloqua
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon S3
2 10 (25.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (23.08%) SaaS
4 7 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (17.95%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (17.95%) Google App Engine
5 5 (12.82%) PaaS
6 4 (10.26%) IaaS
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 4 (10.26%) Responsys
6 4 (10.26%) Taleo
7 3 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) OpenVPN
2 7 (17.95%) SAN
2 7 (17.95%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
5 7 (17.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (7.69%) Redis
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) InfluxDB
8 2 (5.13%) OLAP
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.13%) Ant
4 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Administrator
1 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) DBA
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
1 7 (17.95%) Kafka
1 7 (17.95%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) XHTML
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (10.26%) XML
4 3 (7.69%) LAMP
4 3 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) LINQ
5 2 (5.13%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.13%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) WPF
5 2 (5.13%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) Public Cloud
3 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) CentOS
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) Unix
5 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.38%) Solaris
8 5 (12.82%) Debian
8 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps
2 14 (35.90%) High Availability
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
4 8 (20.51%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (17.95%) Microservices
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 6 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) SDLC
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 4 (10.26%) Line Management
8 4 (10.26%) Statistics
9 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) Database Tuning
9 3 (7.69%) OOD
10 2 (5.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) Go
7 2 (5.13%) Groovy
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Docker
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.95%) Varnish
4 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (82.05%) Puppet
2 18 (46.15%) Ansible
2 18 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (20.51%) ZABBIX
4 7 (17.95%) HAProxy
4 7 (17.95%) Kibana
4 7 (17.95%) logstash
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
7 4 (10.26%) Nagios
8 3 (7.69%) CloudForms
8 3 (7.69%) Grafana
8 3 (7.69%) Graphite
8 3 (7.69%) Icinga
9 2 (5.13%) Perfmon
9 2 (5.13%) Riemann
9 2 (5.13%) Terraform
9 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
10 1 (2.56%) collectd
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) VMware
2 9 (23.08%) HP
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) Dell
3 7 (17.95%) New Relic
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) Sun
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Google
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago