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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Engineer
Rank 860 813 869
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 17 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.039% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.041% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 12
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +22.22%
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
102306 94953 105283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83534 79531 90590
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
London -33 9 £58,750 +23.68% 1
East of England -8 5 £39,450 -7.17% 1
Yorkshire -37 3 £44,000 +10.00%
Configuration Engineer
UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
3 20 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
4 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
5 18 (45.00%) Java
6 15 (37.50%) Maven
7 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (27.50%) Perforce
8 11 (27.50%) Subversion
8 11 (27.50%) Ant
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) UNIX
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
11 7 (17.50%) Oracle
11 7 (17.50%) Mercurial
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (15.00%) Release Management
12 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (12.50%) .NET
13 5 (12.50%) Perl
13 5 (12.50%) JBoss
13 5 (12.50%) Apache
13 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
13 5 (12.50%) Jetty
13 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) Jetty
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) 3G
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) LTE
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
1 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
2 15 (37.50%) Maven
3 11 (27.50%) Ant
3 11 (27.50%) Subversion
4 7 (17.50%) Mercurial
5 4 (10.00%) Hudson
6 3 (7.50%) JIRA
6 3 (7.50%) AnthillPro
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) MSBuild
7 2 (5.00%) CMake
7 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
7 2 (5.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (5.00%) ClearCase
7 2 (5.00%) ClearQuest
8 1 (2.50%) JMeter
8 1 (2.50%) JUnit
8 1 (2.50%) Log4Net
8 1 (2.50%) Gradle
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
2 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.00%) Release Management
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Network Design
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.50%) Information Governance
9 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 18 (45.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.50%) BeanShell
7 2 (5.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VBScript
8 1 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) Winbatch
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CCIE
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) CCIP
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.50%) Nagios
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Perforce
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) JBoss
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Mercator
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.00%) MKS
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
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