The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 75 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 27 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.33% 1.16% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.42% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 27
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
Configuration Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
940 777 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.96% 81.79% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 764 715 713
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Dunstable -1 7 - - 1
Bedford - 6 £42,500 -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 35 (40.23%) C#
3 35 (40.23%) .NET
3 35 (40.23%) Oracle
4 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
5 32 (36.78%) SQL
6 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 23 (26.44%) T-SQL
9 21 (24.14%) XML
9 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 20 (22.99%) ITIL
10 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
10 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
12 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
12 18 (20.69%) Silverlight
13 17 (19.54%) MSTest
13 17 (19.54%) NUnit
14 16 (18.39%) Linux
15 15 (17.24%) Web Services
15 15 (17.24%) UNIX
15 15 (17.24%) HTML
15 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
15 15 (17.24%) Perl
15 15 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 15 (17.24%) Solaris
15 15 (17.24%) Shell Script
15 15 (17.24%) AWK

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.34%) IIS
2 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.60%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.15%) Confluence
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) VPN
1 5 (5.75%) LAN
1 5 (5.75%) WAN
2 4 (4.60%) DHCP
2 4 (4.60%) VoIP
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) FTP
4 1 (1.15%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.15%) FirePass
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) Relational Database
2 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 14 (16.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 14 (16.09%) RDBMS
5 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
3 17 (19.54%) NUnit
3 17 (19.54%) MSTest
4 12 (13.79%) Subversion
5 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.45%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.15%) Log4Net
9 1 (1.15%) JIRA
9 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Configuration Manager
4 15 (17.24%) Administrator
5 11 (12.64%) Configuration Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Release Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
7 8 (9.20%) Build and Release Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Release Manager
8 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
10 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management Specialist
10 5 (5.75%) Configuration Specialist
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (40.23%) .NET
2 21 (24.14%) XML
3 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
4 18 (20.69%) Silverlight
5 15 (17.24%) HTML
5 15 (17.24%) Web Services
6 13 (14.94%) CSS
7 12 (13.79%) WF
8 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.90%) Middleware
9 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.90%) WCF
9 6 (6.90%) WPF
10 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.30%) XSL
11 2 (2.30%) JSP
11 2 (2.30%) Servlets
11 2 (2.30%) J2EE
12 1 (1.15%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) CMDB
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) UNIX
2 15 (17.24%) Solaris
3 13 (14.94%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
2 24 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (22.99%) ITIL
3 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (16.09%) MVC
6 11 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.34%) Scrum
8 7 (8.05%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (8.05%) Web Development
8 7 (8.05%) Release Management
9 6 (6.90%) Load Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
9 6 (6.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) C#
2 32 (36.78%) SQL
3 23 (26.44%) T-SQL
4 15 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 15 (17.24%) AWK
4 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.24%) Perl
4 15 (17.24%) Korn
4 15 (17.24%) Bash Shell
5 14 (16.09%) C-shell
6 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.45%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) VB
8 2 (2.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CCSA
3 1 (1.15%) CCSE
3 1 (1.15%) CCSP
3 1 (1.15%) CCNP
3 1 (1.15%) CCDP
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (17.24%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 35 (40.23%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Lotus
3 4 (4.60%) Citrix
3 4 (4.60%) McAfee
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) F5
4 1 (1.15%) Lumesse
4 1 (1.15%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.15%) Juniper
4 1 (1.15%) Nokia
4 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago