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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 98 112 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 31 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.72% 0.28% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 16
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
1506 1432 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.43% 79.25% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1248 1115
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 April 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
5 13 (33.33%) C#
5 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 12 (30.77%) Subversion
6 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (30.77%) MVC
6 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (28.21%) Firewall
7 11 (28.21%) ITIL
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.64%) TDD
8 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
8 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 9 (23.08%) Linux
9 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 8 (20.51%) Apache
10 8 (20.51%) PHP
11 7 (17.95%) Perl
11 7 (17.95%) UNIX
11 7 (17.95%) VoIP
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) VoIP
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) MPLS
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) PABX
5 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.56%) OSPF
5 1 (2.56%) DSL
5 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) DECT
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) Struts
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) LAMP
4 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) CSS3
4 2 (5.13%) Java EE
4 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.13%) JPA
5 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Handset
1 3 (7.69%) CMDB
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Scrum
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.77%) MVC
4 11 (28.21%) ITIL
5 10 (25.64%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Change Control
7 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.26%) Service Management
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.69%) Content Management
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.13%) DevOps
10 2 (5.13%) Kanban
10 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.13%) C
8 2 (5.13%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.13%) VBA
9 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.13%) Unicenter
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.13%) Control-M
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 6 (15.38%) Avaya
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Mitel
4 5 (12.82%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.56%) Telerik
6 1 (2.56%) Brocade
6 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.56%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago