The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Engineer
Rank 840 871 812
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 43 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.022% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.024% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 49
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Configuration Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Configuration Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Configuration Engineer Salary Trend in England

Configuration Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Configuration Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
London +29 14 £62,500 +19.04%
East of England +27 9 £35,750 -12.80% 1
East Midlands +24 8 £45,000 +38.46%
North West - 8 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 8 £45,000 -
South East +20 6 £49,500 +41.42%
South West -16 6 - -
Configuration Engineer
UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Configuration Engineer in their job title 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 with Configuration Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (47.37%) DevOps
2 33 (43.42%) JIRA
3 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
4 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
5 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
6 23 (30.26%) .NET
6 23 (30.26%) VMware
7 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
8 21 (27.63%) TeamCity
9 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
9 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 19 (25.00%) Subversion
11 18 (23.68%) Bugzilla
11 18 (23.68%) Hudson
12 17 (22.37%) IIS
13 16 (21.05%) ITIL
13 16 (21.05%) Remedy
14 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (14.47%) Maven
17 11 (14.47%) Java
17 11 (14.47%) Windows
18 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
19 9 (11.84%) Linux
19 9 (11.84%) Ant
19 9 (11.84%) Oracle
19 9 (11.84%) Change Management
19 9 (11.84%) Finance

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Configuration Engineer in their job title 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 with Configuration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.37%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) CMS
2 7 (9.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.58%) Umbraco
5 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.95%) Jetty
7 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.63%) JBoss
7 2 (2.63%) Confluence
8 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) assyst
2 5 (6.58%) Tridion
3 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) LDAP
1 2 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) MarkLogic
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) JIRA
2 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
3 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
4 21 (27.63%) TeamCity
5 19 (25.00%) Subversion
6 18 (23.68%) Bugzilla
6 18 (23.68%) Hudson
7 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (14.47%) Maven
9 9 (11.84%) Ant
10 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
10 6 (7.89%) Gradle
11 5 (6.58%) MSTest
12 2 (2.63%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.63%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
12 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Advertising
2 4 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 8 (10.53%) XML
3 6 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (2.63%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) CMDB
3 1 (1.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) UNIX
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) DevOps
2 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL
4 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 8 (10.53%) Scrum
7 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.53%) Kanban
7 8 (10.53%) Release Management
8 7 (9.21%) Content Management
9 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) MVC
9 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.95%) Change Control
12 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.47%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) C#
3 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.58%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Python
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) VBScript
6 1 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) MCP
4 1 (1.32%) PMP
4 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
3 2 (2.63%) vCloud
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.89%) Puppet
3 2 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.26%) VMware
3 16 (21.05%) Remedy
4 9 (11.84%) Oracle
5 8 (10.53%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.63%) Altiris
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.63%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.32%) BMC
8 1 (1.32%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) EPiServer