Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 95 134
Rank change year-on-year -11 +39 -25
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 43 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.88% 2.62% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.85% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 19
Reading median annual salary £61,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.91% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year +17.39% +20.42% -4.50%

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 2,099 1,892 2,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 91.98% 91.62% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,645 1,600 1,712
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +8.25% -3.00%

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 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 30 (69.77%) DevOps
2 28 (65.12%) Ansible
3 25 (58.14%) Terraform
4 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
5 23 (53.49%) Linux
5 23 (53.49%) Python
6 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
7 20 (46.51%) Java
8 16 (37.21%) AWS
8 16 (37.21%) Docker
8 16 (37.21%) Kubernetes
9 15 (34.88%) Bash Shell
9 15 (34.88%) Puppet
9 15 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
11 13 (30.23%) Azure
11 13 (30.23%) GCP
11 13 (30.23%) CircleCI
12 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (25.58%) Degree
13 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (25.58%) DNS
14 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
15 9 (20.93%) Oracle
15 9 (20.93%) Ruby
15 9 (20.93%) Maven
15 9 (20.93%) Microservices
16 8 (18.60%) Dependency Management
16 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (18.60%) Windows

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 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Solr
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Drupal
2 5 (11.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (11.63%) WordPress
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (9.30%) SugarCRM
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) AWS
2 13 (30.23%) Azure
2 13 (30.23%) GCP
3 6 (13.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (13.95%) SaaS
3 6 (13.95%) Serverless
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (9.30%) GitHub
4 4 (9.30%) IaaS
4 4 (9.30%) npm
4 4 (9.30%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
2 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) Network Security
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) SMTP
5 3 (6.98%) Internet
5 3 (6.98%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) FTP
6 1 (2.33%) HTTP
6 1 (2.33%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
2 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
3 13 (30.23%) CircleCI
4 9 (20.93%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) Gradle
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) Mocha
5 5 (11.63%) Subversion
6 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.33%) JMeter
8 1 (2.33%) JUnit
8 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (6.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (6.98%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Chai
1 5 (11.63%) Enzyme
1 5 (11.63%) Jest
1 5 (11.63%) Node.js
1 5 (11.63%) React
1 5 (11.63%) Twig
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (9.30%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.30%) J2EE
2 4 (9.30%) Kafka
2 4 (9.30%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (9.30%) Spring
2 4 (9.30%) Velocity
3 3 (6.98%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.33%) JPA
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) CentOS
3 6 (13.95%) Unix
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) DevOps
2 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.93%) Microservices
6 8 (18.60%) Dependency Management
7 7 (16.28%) Migration
7 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.95%) API Development
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure as Code
9 5 (11.63%) Content Management
9 5 (11.63%) Fintech
9 5 (11.63%) High Availability
9 5 (11.63%) Kanban
9 5 (11.63%) Product Management
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Secure Coding
9 5 (11.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Python
2 20 (46.51%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) Bash Shell
4 9 (20.93%) Ruby
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) ES6
6 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) Scala
7 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.98%) Go
9 2 (4.65%) C#
10 1 (2.33%) C
10 1 (2.33%) Groovy
10 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) AWS Certification
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) NFS
3 1 (2.33%) vCloud
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (65.12%) Ansible
2 25 (58.14%) Terraform
3 16 (37.21%) Kubernetes
4 15 (34.88%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (34.88%) Puppet
5 6 (13.95%) Salt
6 5 (11.63%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (11.63%) HAProxy
6 5 (11.63%) ZABBIX
7 3 (6.98%) Kibana
7 3 (6.98%) logstash
7 3 (6.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) Google
4 5 (11.63%) hybris
4 5 (11.63%) Sitecore
5 4 (9.30%) HP
5 4 (9.30%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) New Relic