The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 14 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.38% 1.45% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 1.69% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Configuration Management
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.49% 85.51% 79.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 90
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Belfast

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Rapid7
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) NetWeaver
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) OLAP
2 2 (18.18%) Informix
2 2 (18.18%) OLTP
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) PVCS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Development Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Development Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) JDBC
5 2 (18.18%) EJB
5 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) JAX-WS
5 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nmap
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Rapid7
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) SAP