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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 89 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 0.77% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.88% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 10
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,977 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +7.44%
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
1104 1591 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.01% 87.47% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1312 983
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Knutsford +8 8 £31,500 -30.00%
Wilmslow +7 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Warrington +5 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Chester -1 1 £50,000 -
Northwich - 1 £42,500 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) SDLC
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.81%) Time Management
8 7 (22.58%) Android
8 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) IIS
8 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
8 7 (22.58%) Software Licensing
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (22.58%) NAS
8 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) NAS
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.13%) Maven
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (9.68%) Hudson
2 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Toad
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.23%) Mockito
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) PMI
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Android
3 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Time Management
4 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) Software Licensing
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) CMMI
6 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) RUP
7 3 (9.68%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) RightScale
5 2 (6.45%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) Siebel
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Progress
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago