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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 66 84 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +31
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 23 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.30% 1.51% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 7
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,765 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,540 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.64% +1.22%

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
857 1098 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.70% 82.87% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 659 963 1343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Wilmslow -2 10 £42,750 +14.00% 2
Knutsford +6 4 £45,000 +42.85%
Crewe -5 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Chester -1 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Warrington +9 1 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) Linux
4 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (26.32%) SaaS
5 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (23.68%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Change Management
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 7 (18.42%) Service Management
8 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.42%) JIRA
9 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (15.79%) Time Management
9 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
9 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (15.79%) Unix
9 6 (15.79%) AIX
9 6 (15.79%) ISO 9000
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL V3
9 6 (15.79%) People Management
10 5 (13.16%) Puppet
10 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef

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 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) nginx
1 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) SaaS
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) HBase
4 1 (2.63%) Impala
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.89%) Avionics
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Environment Manager
1 7 (18.42%) Service Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Operations Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Service Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) AIX Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Real Time Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Solaris Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.26%) Servlets
2 2 (5.26%) WSGI
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Kafka
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) RESTful
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) AIX
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Solaris
4 3 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (23.68%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Change Management
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.79%) People Management
6 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.79%) Time Management
7 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Load Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) Change Control
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) ANSI C
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) C
3 3 (7.89%) C++
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) RHCE
2 2 (5.26%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO 9000
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
1 2 (5.26%) PowerHA
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 3 (7.89%) Salt
3 2 (5.26%) CFEngine
3 2 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Veritas
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) arcserve
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Sophos
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
4 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago