The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 26 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.90% 1.89% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 2.56% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Configuration Management
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 78 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 77.62% 73.58% 84.16%
Number of salaries quoted 90 61 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Gatwick

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 18 (75.00%) Service Management
3 18 (75.00%) ITSM
3 18 (75.00%) Replication
4 17 (70.83%) Dell
4 17 (70.83%) Citrix
4 17 (70.83%) NetApp
5 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (66.67%) Service Delivery
6 11 (45.83%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) MCSE
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (12.50%) SCCM
11 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (12.50%) MCSA
11 3 (12.50%) DHCP
11 3 (12.50%) SharePoint

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 11 (45.83%) Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Replication
2 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Service Management
1 18 (75.00%) ITSM
2 16 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 11 (45.83%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCSA
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) Dell
3 17 (70.83%) Citrix
3 17 (70.83%) NetApp
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Progress