Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 139 124
Rank change year-on-year +41 -15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.60% 0.87% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.01% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 41
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +22.91%
10th Percentile £45,263 £33,375 £41,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,773 2,186 2,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.55% 86.00% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,786 1,984
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 43 (84.31%) DevOps
2 41 (80.39%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (78.43%) Linux
4 31 (60.78%) Ansible
4 31 (60.78%) Python
4 31 (60.78%) CentOS
5 29 (56.86%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (49.02%) Red Hat
7 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
8 23 (45.10%) Google
9 21 (41.18%) Terraform
10 19 (37.25%) Elastic Stack
10 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
10 19 (37.25%) Kibana
10 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
11 18 (35.29%) Puppet
12 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (33.33%) Java
12 17 (33.33%) Docker
13 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (29.41%) Perl
15 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
15 14 (27.45%) Windows
15 14 (27.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (27.45%) ZABBIX
15 14 (27.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
16 13 (25.49%) Big Data
16 13 (25.49%) Task Automation

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 29 (56.86%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.84%) nginx
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 41 (80.39%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (15.69%) GitHub
6 7 (13.73%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon S3
8 4 (7.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (7.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (7.84%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (7.84%) CloudFront
8 4 (7.84%) Route 53
8 4 (7.84%) Serverless
8 4 (7.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (5.88%) Datadog
9 3 (5.88%) IaaS
9 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.76%) VPN
3 5 (9.80%) Firewall
4 4 (7.84%) HTTP
4 4 (7.84%) SNMP
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (25.49%) Big Data
2 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
4 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
5 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 6 (11.76%) HBase
6 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (9.80%) MySQL
7 4 (7.84%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (7.84%) Couchbase
7 4 (7.84%) Data Lake
7 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.84%) QlikView
7 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.84%) Spark SQL
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (7.84%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 14 (27.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (17.65%) Subversion
4 9 (17.65%) Vagrant
5 6 (11.76%) JIRA
5 6 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.88%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.92%) Ant
8 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.92%) gcov
8 2 (3.92%) Maven
8 2 (3.92%) Protractor
8 2 (3.92%) Selenium
8 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.96%) JMeter
9 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Marketing
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (25.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (15.69%) RESTful
2 8 (15.69%) Web Services
3 7 (13.73%) Kafka
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) JSON
5 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.84%) CSS
5 4 (7.84%) HTML5
5 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) jQuery
5 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 4 (7.84%) React
5 4 (7.84%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (7.84%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) BBC
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.84%) Private Cloud
6 3 (5.88%) Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Linux
2 31 (60.78%) CentOS
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
4 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.80%) Unix
7 3 (5.88%) DC/OS
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) DevOps
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (25.49%) Migration
3 13 (25.49%) Scrum
3 13 (25.49%) Task Automation
4 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
4 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (17.65%) High Availability
6 8 (15.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (15.69%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
6 8 (15.69%) Microservices
6 8 (15.69%) Open Source
6 8 (15.69%) SDLC
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.80%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Python
2 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
3 17 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (29.41%) Perl
5 13 (25.49%) SQL
6 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 8 (15.69%) C#
7 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (9.80%) Ruby
9 4 (7.84%) C
9 4 (7.84%) Scala
10 2 (3.92%) C++
10 2 (3.92%) Groovy
10 2 (3.92%) PHP
10 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Docker
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (11.76%) Apache Flume
4 6 (11.76%) HDFS
5 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.80%) VirtualBox
6 4 (7.84%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (60.78%) Ansible
2 21 (41.18%) Terraform
3 19 (37.25%) Kibana
3 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
4 18 (35.29%) Puppet
5 14 (27.45%) ZABBIX
6 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (17.65%) Nagios
8 8 (15.69%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (15.69%) Rundeck
9 4 (7.84%) Mesos
9 4 (7.84%) Oozie
9 4 (7.84%) Rancher
9 4 (7.84%) Salt
10 3 (5.88%) Packer
11 2 (3.92%) Grafana
11 2 (3.92%) Graylog
11 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (3.92%) vCenter Server
12 1 (1.96%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Red Hat
2 23 (45.10%) Google
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.84%) Cloudera
6 4 (7.84%) Hortonworks
6 4 (7.84%) Tableau
7 3 (5.88%) CyberArk
7 3 (5.88%) IBM
7 3 (5.88%) New Relic
7 3 (5.88%) Splunk
8 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.92%) Coverity
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) SAP