The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 101 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 13 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 1.50% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.96% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 17
Average salary £37,500 £53,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.90% +52.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £57,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1407 1324 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.68% 76.27% 77.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1074 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Configuration Management
North West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Macclesfield +12 4 £33,750 -38.63%
Chester 0 3 - -
Warrington -19 2 £46,250 +40.15%
Knutsford +4 1 £35,000 -34.57%
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (51.11%) Migration
2 22 (48.89%) Data Migration
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (33.33%) Windows
5 15 (33.33%) ITIL
6 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
6 14 (31.11%) SOA
6 14 (31.11%) SMS
6 14 (31.11%) HL7
7 10 (22.22%) Replication
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (20.00%) MCSE
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) SAN
9 8 (17.78%) MVS
9 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
9 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
9 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
9 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco
10 7 (15.56%) CCNA
11 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
11 6 (13.33%) zOS
11 6 (13.33%) AIX
11 6 (13.33%) Linux
11 6 (13.33%) Windows 2000

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) SMS
2 8 (17.78%) SAN
3 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 3 (6.67%) Firewall
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless
5 2 (4.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) SNMP
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.44%) DB2
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
1 14 (31.11%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Senior Design Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) ColdFusion Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (4.44%) UAT Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Mac Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (2.22%) Storage Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) CSS3
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) JSON
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
2 10 (22.22%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) W3C
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Open Source
5 1 (2.22%) FMCG
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) MVS
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.33%) zOS
4 6 (13.33%) AIX
4 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 6 (13.33%) Windows NT
5 5 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (4.44%) Android
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Migration
2 22 (48.89%) Data Migration
3 15 (33.33%) ITIL
4 14 (31.11%) SOA
5 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
5 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Validation
8 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) UML
9 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Test Management
10 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.22%) Change Control
10 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity Management
10 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (20.00%) MCSE
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) MCP
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) HL7
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
1 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Legato
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Teradata
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) HP
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 18 days ago