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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 103 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 29 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 0.55% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.69% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 19
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1657 1583 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.71% 79.51% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1380 1441
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
3 28 (45.90%) MS Excel
4 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (37.70%) C#
6 23 (37.70%) .NET
6 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
6 23 (37.70%) TDD
6 23 (37.70%) Subversion
6 23 (37.70%) MVC
6 23 (37.70%) Scrum
7 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
7 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
7 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
7 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
7 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 20 (32.79%) ITIL
9 11 (18.03%) Finance
9 11 (18.03%) Firewall
10 9 (14.75%) Change Management
10 9 (14.75%) Change Control
11 8 (13.11%) VMware
12 7 (11.48%) Cisco
12 7 (11.48%) VoIP
13 6 (9.84%) Apache
13 6 (9.84%) Tomcat

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (9.84%) Apache
1 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (45.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) VoIP
3 3 (4.92%) WAN
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) VLAN
5 1 (1.64%) PABX
5 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.64%) DECT
5 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.64%) FTP
5 1 (1.64%) MPLS
5 1 (1.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
3 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Developer
3 20 (32.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (32.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.79%) C# Developer
3 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
2 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
2 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) Struts
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) XML
4 1 (1.64%) XSD
4 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.64%) Spring
4 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.64%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) CSS3
4 1 (1.64%) Java EE
4 1 (1.64%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Handset
1 3 (4.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.64%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) TDD
2 23 (37.70%) MVC
2 23 (37.70%) Scrum
3 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (32.79%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) Change Management
5 9 (14.75%) Change Control
6 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.20%) ITSM
7 5 (8.20%) Service Management
7 5 (8.20%) Release Management
8 4 (6.56%) SDLC
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.92%) Data Management
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) C#
3 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 5 (8.20%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) VBA
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) Java
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
1 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) CCNP
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.20%) CCNA
3 5 (8.20%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) COBIT
1 3 (4.92%) QA
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Cacti
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) Mitel
4 6 (9.84%) Avaya
5 5 (8.20%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) EMC
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Sybase
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) Telerik
7 1 (1.64%) Brocade
7 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
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