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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 103 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 20 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 1.28% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.58% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 57
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
1515 1268 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.07% 81.07% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 959 1481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 5 £50,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 4 £45,000 -
Chester +8 1 - -
Knutsford +1 1 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
1 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
2 6 (20.69%) NAS
2 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) EMC
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Control
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Release Management
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) Lync
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (13.79%) Lync
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) NAS
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Storage Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Database Developer
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Database Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Production Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Spring
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
1 3 (10.34%) RESTful
1 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
1 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Control
3 5 (17.24%) Release Management
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) ITSM
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Entry
6 2 (6.90%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) RPG
4 2 (6.90%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) EMC
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
4 2 (6.90%) BT
5 1 (3.45%) Google
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire, Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago