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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 32 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.05% 1.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 2.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 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
180 223 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 73.77% 81.99% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 122 141 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 10 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Legato
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata