Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 129 99
Rank change year-on-year +40 -30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 58 26 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.66% 1.10% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.28% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 107
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,875 £64,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -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 1,973 2,037 3,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.46% 85.95% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,662 1,642 2,296
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 53 (91.38%) DevOps
2 51 (87.93%) Linux
3 40 (68.97%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (65.52%) Puppet
5 36 (62.07%) Python
6 35 (60.34%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (50.00%) Ansible
8 24 (41.38%) Kibana
8 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
8 24 (41.38%) Windows
9 23 (39.66%) Java
9 23 (39.66%) Bash Shell
9 23 (39.66%) CentOS
10 20 (34.48%) Red Hat
10 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (34.48%) Docker
10 20 (34.48%) Kubernetes
11 19 (32.76%) Terraform
11 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
12 18 (31.03%) Big Data
12 18 (31.03%) Degree
12 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
13 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (27.59%) Elastic Stack
14 16 (27.59%) Virtual Machines
14 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (25.86%) Git (software)

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 35 (60.34%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (24.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (12.07%) OpenStack
4 5 (8.62%) JBoss
4 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.90%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.90%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 40 (68.97%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (22.41%) GitHub
4 10 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (13.79%) PaaS
6 7 (12.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (10.34%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (10.34%) Amazon S3
8 5 (8.62%) OpenShift
9 4 (6.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (6.90%) CloudFront
9 4 (6.90%) Route 53
9 4 (6.90%) Serverless
9 4 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (5.17%) IaaS
10 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.07%) VPN
3 6 (10.34%) Firewall
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 4 (6.90%) SNMP
5 2 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
2 18 (31.03%) Big Data
3 15 (25.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (24.14%) Apache Hive
4 14 (24.14%) Hadoop
4 14 (24.14%) HBase
5 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
6 10 (17.24%) Impala
6 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
7 9 (15.52%) RDBMS
7 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
8 7 (12.07%) MySQL
9 6 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (6.90%) Cloudera CDH
10 4 (6.90%) Couchbase
10 4 (6.90%) Data Lake
10 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (6.90%) Spark SQL
10 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (6.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.86%) Subversion
3 9 (15.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (10.34%) Vagrant
5 5 (8.62%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.62%) GitLab
5 5 (8.62%) Maven
6 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.17%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.72%) Hudson
8 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.72%) Protractor
8 1 (1.72%) Selenium
8 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
1 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (13.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Big Data Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Hadoop Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (6.90%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (15.52%) Kafka
3 8 (13.79%) RESTful
3 8 (13.79%) Web Services
4 5 (8.62%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.90%) .NET
5 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.90%) CSS
5 4 (6.90%) HTML
5 4 (6.90%) HTML5
5 4 (6.90%) J2EE
5 4 (6.90%) jQuery
5 4 (6.90%) JSON
5 4 (6.90%) Node.js
5 4 (6.90%) React
5 4 (6.90%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.24%) BBC
4 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (8.62%) Clustering
7 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.90%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (87.93%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Windows
3 23 (39.66%) CentOS
4 16 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.90%) Unix
8 3 (5.17%) DC/OS
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) DevOps
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (24.14%) Migration
4 14 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 11 (18.97%) Change Management
7 10 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
7 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Low Latency
7 10 (17.24%) Release Management
7 10 (17.24%) Task Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Visualisation
8 9 (15.52%) Microservices
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (13.79%) High Availability
9 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
9 8 (13.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Python
2 23 (39.66%) Bash Shell
2 23 (39.66%) Java
3 14 (24.14%) Ruby
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) C
5 10 (17.24%) Perl
6 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.62%) C#
9 4 (6.90%) Scala
10 2 (3.45%) Go
11 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) RHCE
4 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Docker
2 16 (27.59%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (24.14%) Apache Flume
3 14 (24.14%) HDFS
4 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.62%) KVM
5 5 (8.62%) oVirt
6 4 (6.90%) VMware Server
7 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.17%) VirtualBox
8 2 (3.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 38 (65.52%) Puppet
2 29 (50.00%) Ansible
3 24 (41.38%) Kibana
4 20 (34.48%) Kubernetes
5 19 (32.76%) Terraform
6 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (24.14%) ZABBIX
8 10 (17.24%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (17.24%) Nagios
9 8 (13.79%) Rundeck
10 6 (10.34%) Salt
11 5 (8.62%) rkt
12 4 (6.90%) Mesos
12 4 (6.90%) Oozie
12 4 (6.90%) Rancher
13 3 (5.17%) Grafana
13 3 (5.17%) Graylog
13 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (3.45%) Packer
14 2 (3.45%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) Google
4 10 (17.24%) Atlassian
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 5 (8.62%) SaltStack
7 4 (6.90%) Cloudera
7 4 (6.90%) Hortonworks
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.90%) Tableau
8 3 (5.17%) IBM
9 2 (3.45%) New Relic
9 2 (3.45%) Splunk
10 1 (1.72%) CenturyLink