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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 54 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 52 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.68% 1.75% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 2.09% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
1159 907 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.02% 83.52% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 910 687 585
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Brentwood -2 22 £42,500 -
Colchester - 8 £45,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -14 3 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (46.27%) Incident Management
2 26 (38.81%) Windows
3 21 (31.34%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (31.34%) IBM
3 21 (31.34%) Splunk
3 21 (31.34%) COM+
3 21 (31.34%) Middleware
3 21 (31.34%) WebLogic
3 21 (31.34%) IIS
3 21 (31.34%) JBoss
3 21 (31.34%) Apache
3 21 (31.34%) Tomcat
3 21 (31.34%) VisualVM
3 21 (31.34%) DataPower
3 21 (31.34%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (31.34%) Opsview
3 21 (31.34%) Nagios
4 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (25.37%) Waterfall
6 14 (20.90%) Capacity Management
6 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
6 14 (20.90%) .NET
7 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (19.40%) Change Control
8 12 (17.91%) SQL
8 12 (17.91%) Service Delivery
9 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
9 10 (14.93%) RDBMS
9 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (31.34%) WebLogic
1 21 (31.34%) IIS
1 21 (31.34%) JBoss
1 21 (31.34%) Apache
1 21 (31.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.48%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.49%) assyst
3 1 (1.49%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) IPv4
1 4 (5.97%) IPv6
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
1 4 (5.97%) NAS
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) RDBMS
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) VisualVM
2 4 (5.97%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Analyst
2 38 (56.72%) Support Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Applications Support
4 11 (16.42%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Middleware Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Production Support Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Support
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix Support
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) COM+
1 21 (31.34%) Middleware
2 14 (20.90%) .NET
3 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.97%) REST
3 4 (5.97%) SOAP
3 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) DataPower
1 21 (31.34%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.48%) iSeries
5 2 (2.99%) AS400
6 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Incident Management
2 21 (31.34%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.37%) Waterfall
5 14 (20.90%) Capacity Management
6 13 (19.40%) Change Control
7 12 (17.91%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
8 10 (14.93%) Performance Management
9 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Change Management
10 5 (7.46%) ITIL
11 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.97%) OO
11 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.97%) SOA
11 4 (5.97%) ETL
11 4 (5.97%) TDD
11 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.97%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) ABAP
3 3 (4.48%) RPG
4 2 (2.99%) C
4 2 (2.99%) COBOL
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ACCA
3 2 (2.99%) CIMA
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.49%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO 9000
1 4 (5.97%) IEC 61508
1 4 (5.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) XenApp
2 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) Nagios
1 21 (31.34%) Opsview
2 6 (8.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) IBM
1 21 (31.34%) Splunk
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 8 (11.94%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
5 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy