The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 59 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 34 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.70% 2.11% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.49% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 17
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Configuration Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1057 804 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.82% 84.99% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 830 620 584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Essex

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Essex

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(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
Brentwood -8 14 - -
Colchester - 2 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 33 (43.42%) Incident Management
2 23 (30.26%) DataPower
2 23 (30.26%) Nagios
2 23 (30.26%) Middleware
2 23 (30.26%) WebLogic
2 23 (30.26%) IIS
2 23 (30.26%) COM+
2 23 (30.26%) JBoss
2 23 (30.26%) Apache
2 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
2 23 (30.26%) IBM
2 23 (30.26%) Splunk
2 23 (30.26%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (30.26%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (30.26%) VisualVM
2 23 (30.26%) Opsview
3 22 (28.95%) Windows
4 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (23.68%) SQL
6 17 (22.37%) Waterfall
7 15 (19.74%) Finance
8 14 (18.42%) Performance Management
8 14 (18.42%) .NET
8 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.11%) Change Control
10 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (14.47%) iSeries
10 11 (14.47%) RPG
11 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (30.26%) WebLogic
1 23 (30.26%) IIS
1 23 (30.26%) JBoss
1 23 (30.26%) Apache
1 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.95%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.32%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) IPv4
1 4 (5.26%) IPv6
1 4 (5.26%) SAN
1 4 (5.26%) Firewall
1 4 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.53%) DB2
4 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) VisualVM
2 7 (9.21%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Analyst
2 38 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Middleware Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Production Support Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) AS400 Support
7 8 (10.53%) Technical Support
7 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Architect
8 4 (5.26%) SAP Support
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.95%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) SAP Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) COM+
1 23 (30.26%) Middleware
2 14 (18.42%) .NET
3 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.26%) REST
3 4 (5.26%) SOAP
3 4 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) DataPower
1 23 (30.26%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.47%) iSeries
3 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.53%) AS400
5 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Incident Management
2 23 (30.26%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.37%) Waterfall
5 14 (18.42%) Performance Management
6 13 (17.11%) Change Control
7 10 (13.16%) Capacity Management
7 10 (13.16%) Change Management
7 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Requirements Management
10 4 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) RPG
3 10 (13.16%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) COBOL
5 3 (3.95%) ABAP
6 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.63%) ACCA
3 2 (2.63%) CIMA
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) ISO 9000
1 7 (9.21%) IEC 61508
2 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Firmware
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) Nagios
1 23 (30.26%) Opsview
2 5 (6.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) IBM
1 23 (30.26%) Splunk
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) EMC
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow