Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 98 118
Rank change year-on-year -34 +20 +56
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 25 99 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.05% 2.84% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.24% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 106 69
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.73% +11.88%
10th Percentile £33,375 £42,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,375 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +25.00%

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 2029 3057 4005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.97% 87.72% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2234 3124
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.71% -3.54%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 22 (88.00%) Puppet
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Ansible
3 18 (72.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (64.00%) DevOps
4 16 (64.00%) Python
5 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
6 12 (48.00%) Docker
7 11 (44.00%) Terraform
7 11 (44.00%) SQL
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (36.00%) Ubuntu
8 9 (36.00%) CentOS
9 8 (32.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (32.00%) Unix
9 8 (32.00%) Nagios
9 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (24.00%) SaaS
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Subversion
11 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science

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 5 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) SaaS
3 5 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (16.00%) GitHub
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) BGP
3 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 4 (16.00%) MPLS
3 4 (16.00%) OSPF
3 4 (16.00%) RIP
4 3 (12.00%) HTTP
5 2 (8.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) HBase
2 2 (8.00%) Impala
2 2 (8.00%) InfluxDB
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Subversion
4 5 (20.00%) Ant
4 5 (20.00%) Maven
5 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (16.00%) GitLab
5 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
6 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.00%) REST
2 4 (16.00%) Sensu
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) CentOS
3 9 (36.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (20.00%) Open Source
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.00%) Microservices
7 4 (16.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (16.00%) Release Automation
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) Perl
5 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (20.00%) Ruby
7 4 (16.00%) C
7 4 (16.00%) Scala
8 3 (12.00%) Go
9 2 (8.00%) C#
10 1 (4.00%) C++
10 1 (4.00%) Jython
10 1 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Flume
3 2 (8.00%) HDFS
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (88.00%) Puppet
2 20 (80.00%) Ansible
3 18 (72.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (44.00%) Terraform
5 8 (32.00%) Nagios
6 6 (24.00%) Kubernetes
7 4 (16.00%) Icinga
7 4 (16.00%) Prometheus
7 4 (16.00%) Salt
7 4 (16.00%) ZABBIX
8 2 (8.00%) Graphite
8 2 (8.00%) Kibana
8 2 (8.00%) Riemann
9 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix
1 4 (16.00%) New Relic
1 4 (16.00%) Rackspace
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) RedGate