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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 131 110 72
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -38
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.75% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.92% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 28
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
1938 1742 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.50% 82.09% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1588 989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) CMDB
4 5 (27.78%) Release Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (16.67%) Law
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) SOAP
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) XML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) FileNet
1 2 (11.11%) LiveCycle
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Hudson
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Metrics Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) JSF
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) CMDB
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) RUP
6 2 (11.11%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
4 2 (11.11%) Clojure
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MOS
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) BMC
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) AppSense
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
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