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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 121 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 23 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.48% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.74% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 8
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
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
2009 1721 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.60% 85.03% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1422 1437
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 40 (65.57%) ITIL
2 30 (49.18%) Service Management
3 27 (44.26%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (42.62%) Service Delivery
4 26 (42.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (40.98%) CMDB
5 25 (40.98%) Release Management
6 17 (27.87%) People Management
7 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
8 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
9 11 (18.03%) WAN
9 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (18.03%) LAN
9 11 (18.03%) Firewall
10 10 (16.39%) CCNP
10 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
10 10 (16.39%) Patch Management
10 10 (16.39%) Network Security
11 9 (14.75%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (14.75%) Juniper
11 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
11 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
11 9 (14.75%) Cisco
11 9 (14.75%) Life Science
12 8 (13.11%) SLA
12 8 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (11.48%) Linux

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (4.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.28%) WordPress
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Mule
3 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Firewall
1 11 (18.03%) LAN
1 11 (18.03%) WAN
2 10 (16.39%) Network Security
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (9.84%) IPv4
5 3 (4.92%) VoIP
6 2 (3.28%) DNS
6 2 (3.28%) PABX
6 2 (3.28%) SAN
6 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.64%) DMZ
7 1 (1.64%) FirePass
7 1 (1.64%) IPsec
7 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.64%) VPLS
7 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Administrator
3 5 (8.20%) Azure Administrator
4 3 (4.92%) Analyst
4 3 (4.92%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) DBA
4 3 (4.92%) Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Network Support
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Development Manager
5 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
6 1 (1.64%) IT Support
6 1 (1.64%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (1.64%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) ATL
3 1 (1.64%) COM
3 1 (1.64%) JSON
3 1 (1.64%) MFC
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
3 1 (1.64%) WAP
3 1 (1.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) CMDB
2 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (14.75%) Life Science
4 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.64%) Handset
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) ITIL
2 30 (49.18%) Service Management
3 26 (42.62%) Service Delivery
3 26 (42.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (40.98%) Release Management
5 17 (27.87%) People Management
6 10 (16.39%) Patch Management
7 7 (11.48%) Change Management
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
9 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.56%) Change Control
10 4 (6.56%) DevOps
10 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) Coaching
11 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.92%) Identity Management
11 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.92%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) C
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) Groovy
5 1 (1.64%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.39%) CCNP
4 5 (8.20%) CCNA
4 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Docker
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Cacti
3 1 (1.64%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.64%) rkt
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Cisco
2 9 (14.75%) Juniper
3 5 (8.20%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.20%) VMware
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) LANDesk
5 3 (4.92%) Remedy
5 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.28%) Veeam
7 1 (1.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) Dell KACE
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Mitel
7 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec