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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 109 110
Rank change year-on-year +25 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 21 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.71% 1.90% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.16% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 23
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £35,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  

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 1020 1714 2072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.27% 88.08% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1378 1364
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 32 (71.11%) Puppet
3 27 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (44.44%) CentOS
4 20 (44.44%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) DevOps
6 16 (35.56%) Unix
6 16 (35.56%) Apache
6 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle
7 15 (33.33%) Python
7 15 (33.33%) VMware
8 14 (31.11%) High Availability
9 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
10 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 12 (26.67%) MySQL
10 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (24.44%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) IIS
11 11 (24.44%) Subversion
12 10 (22.22%) PHP
12 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 10 (22.22%) nginx
12 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
13 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (20.00%) XenServer

Configuration Management
Top Related 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 16 (35.56%) Apache
2 11 (24.44%) IIS
3 10 (22.22%) nginx
4 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (11.11%) Apache Solr
5 5 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (8.89%) Drupal
6 4 (8.89%) Eucalyptus
7 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Eloqua
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 6 (13.33%) Responsys
3 6 (13.33%) Taleo
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.11%) Google App Engine
4 5 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.67%) PaaS
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (11.11%) OpenVPN
2 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) DHCP
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) BGP
4 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) MySQL
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.44%) OLAP
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (24.44%) Subversion
3 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
5 2 (4.44%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Maven
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Administrator
1 17 (37.78%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) DBA
3 7 (15.56%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (11.11%) Kafka
2 5 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (8.89%) LAMP
3 4 (8.89%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (8.89%) Sensu
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) JSON
5 2 (4.44%) Silverlight
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
5 2 (4.44%) WPF
5 2 (4.44%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.11%) Public Cloud
5 4 (8.89%) Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) CentOS
2 20 (44.44%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) Unix
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.78%) Debian
6 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) DevOps
2 14 (31.11%) High Availability
3 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
4 11 (24.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) Line Management
7 6 (13.33%) Statistics
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Microservices
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source Development
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) Online Marketing
10 3 (6.67%) Release Management
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (24.44%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) PHP
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby
5 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.89%) Java
8 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.44%) Groovy
9 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.44%) XPath
10 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) CCIE
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) HNC
2 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Varnish
1 9 (20.00%) XenServer
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) Docker
4 6 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.89%) GlusterFS
6 3 (6.67%) Xen
7 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (71.11%) Puppet
2 27 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (17.78%) Ansible
4 8 (17.78%) ZABBIX
5 7 (15.56%) Nagios
6 5 (11.11%) HAProxy
6 5 (11.11%) Kibana
6 5 (11.11%) logstash
7 4 (8.89%) Cacti
7 4 (8.89%) Ganglia
7 4 (8.89%) OpenView
7 4 (8.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (6.67%) collectd
8 3 (6.67%) Graphite
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (6.67%) Salt
9 2 (4.44%) Perfmon
10 1 (2.22%) vMotion
10 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
1 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) Sun
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) HP
4 5 (11.11%) Dell
4 5 (11.11%) New Relic
5 4 (8.89%) BMC
5 4 (8.89%) Splunk
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
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