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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 113 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.32% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.40% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £50,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
1466 1236 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 78.68% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1066 1009
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,980 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) CMDB
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Legal
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) Drupal
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MariaDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Metrics Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) FreeBSD
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (13.33%) Control-M
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) BMC
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) AppSense
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago