The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 117 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 1.64% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.06% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 15
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1684 1700 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.32% 79.51% 70.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1512 1009
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) CMDB
3 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Adobe
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) BMC
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) FileNet

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) FileNet
1 2 (11.76%) LiveCycle
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Hudson
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) JSF
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CMDB
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OO
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) RUP
4 2 (11.76%) DSDM
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) Clojure
4 2 (11.76%) C
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) BMC
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
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