The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 84 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 0.96% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.09% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,750 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Configuration Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
991 1471 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.28% 88.30% 86.81%
Number of salaries quoted 865 1251 1383
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheshire region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Chester +11 2 - -
Crewe - 1 £34,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) ISO 9000
5 4 (23.53%) People Management
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (17.65%) Cognizant
6 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
6 3 (17.65%) AIX

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Avionics
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Manager
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Operations Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) RESTful
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 4 (23.53%) People Management
4 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) ANSI C
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9000
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) QA
3 2 (11.76%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cognizant
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) arcserve
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Sophos
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec