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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 111 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 1.07% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.29% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 14
Average salary £36,250 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
1649 1318 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.22% 83.00% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1050 1345
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 1 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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 -12 6 £30,000 -8.39% 3
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Migration
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (22.22%) UNIX
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Puppet
6 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Release Management
7 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 5 (13.89%) MS Office
7 5 (13.89%) Service Management
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) ITSM
8 4 (11.11%) W3C
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.11%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) ETL
8 4 (11.11%) SMS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (11.11%) Lync
2 3 (8.33%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
1 4 (11.11%) SMS
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Database Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Database Developer
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 3 (8.33%) ColdFusion Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) UAT Manager
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) W3C
1 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) UNIX
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) Windows NT
5 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (8.33%) MVS
5 3 (8.33%) zOS
6 2 (5.56%) Android
6 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Release Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITSM
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) CCNA
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) HL7
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Teradata
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Warrington, Cheshire
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