The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 25 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.35% - 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £46,500 - £33,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 - £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 139 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 78.31% 76.80% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 137 116 126
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Essex

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Colchester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 28 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Citrix
3 20 (71.43%) XenApp
4 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
5 16 (57.14%) Performance Management
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.29%) assyst
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
10 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
10 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.71%) Java
10 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) JBoss
10 3 (10.71%) SQL
10 3 (10.71%) VBScript
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.71%) IIS
10 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (7.14%) Problem Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Analyst
2 20 (71.43%) Support Analyst
3 19 (67.86%) Citrix Engineer
4 14 (50.00%) Support Engineer
5 13 (46.43%) Citrix Support
5 13 (46.43%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 8 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Linux Support
8 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
9 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
1 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
3 16 (57.14%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) XenApp
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) JBoss
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) VMware