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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 22 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.70% 0.97% 11.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 1.28% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 21
Average salary £38,750 - £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
79 78 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 71.17% 75.73% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 92
Average salary £45,750 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.67% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) MCSA
4 6 (60.00%) MCP
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) UAG
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (50.00%) IaaS
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) PKI

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) MCSA
1 6 (60.00%) MCP
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix