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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 37 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.90% 2.08% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 2.54% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 10
Median salary £52,250 £63,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% +38.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,250 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
889 1023 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.48% 81.84% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 723 752 692
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +17 16 £55,000 +31.73%
Colchester +1 15 £47,500 -34.02%
Braintree - 12 £53,750 -
Brentwood -1 4 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 36 (46.75%) Windows
2 35 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 31 (40.26%) Smartphone
4 30 (38.96%) VPN
5 29 (37.66%) Apple
5 29 (37.66%) Blackberry
6 28 (36.36%) Windows Phone
7 27 (35.06%) Proofpoint
7 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (35.06%) Clearswift
7 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
8 26 (33.77%) Office 365
9 23 (29.87%) Nokia
10 22 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (24.68%) Service Delivery
11 19 (24.68%) Finance
12 17 (22.08%) Service Management
12 17 (22.08%) Supplier Management
13 16 (20.78%) Process Management
13 16 (20.78%) ITIL
14 15 (19.48%) iTunes
15 14 (18.18%) Problem Management
15 14 (18.18%) Law
16 12 (15.58%) SDLC
17 11 (14.29%) Windows 10
17 11 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
18 10 (12.99%) DevOps
18 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (12.99%) Capacity Management
18 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) JBoss
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) assyst
1 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.77%) Office 365
2 15 (19.48%) iTunes
3 5 (6.49%) SaaS
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) VPN
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) VisualVM
2 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Law
3 8 (10.39%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Configuration Manager
2 17 (22.08%) IT Manager
3 11 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) DevOps Manager
4 8 (10.39%) IT Risk Manager
4 8 (10.39%) Risk Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Manager
6 5 (6.49%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Blackberry Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Packager
8 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) COM+
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Smartphone
2 29 (37.66%) Blackberry
3 11 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
4 9 (11.69%) iPhone
5 8 (10.39%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (6.49%) CMDB
7 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.90%) DataPower
9 2 (2.60%) iSeries
10 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.30%) Replication
10 1 (1.30%) Statistics
10 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.75%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Windows Phone
3 11 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Service Delivery
2 17 (22.08%) Service Management
2 17 (22.08%) Supplier Management
3 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 16 (20.78%) Process Management
4 14 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 12 (15.58%) SDLC
6 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Capacity Management
6 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (12.99%) DevOps
7 9 (11.69%) ITSM
8 8 (10.39%) Change Management
8 8 (10.39%) RAD
8 8 (10.39%) Scrum
9 7 (9.09%) Balanced Scorecard
9 7 (9.09%) Security Patching
10 6 (7.79%) Workflow
11 5 (6.49%) Release Management
11 5 (6.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
1 6 (7.79%) VB
1 6 (7.79%) VBScript
2 3 (3.90%) KiXtart
2 3 (3.90%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) Perl
3 2 (2.60%) PHP
3 2 (2.60%) Python
3 2 (2.60%) Ruby
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) HND
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.60%) Firmware
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) SCCM
2 3 (3.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 3 (3.90%) Opsview
2 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) Apple
3 27 (35.06%) Clearswift
3 27 (35.06%) Proofpoint
4 23 (29.87%) Nokia
5 7 (9.09%) Symantec
6 3 (3.90%) HP
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
6 3 (3.90%) Splunk
7 2 (2.60%) VMware
8 1 (1.30%) Citrix
8 1 (1.30%) F5
8 1 (1.30%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.30%) Kofax
8 1 (1.30%) NetApp
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.30%) Remedy
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow