The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.20% 2.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 3.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 212 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 76.00% 81.23% 62.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 141 105
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Cheshire

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Chester region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Chester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Legato
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Teradata