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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 19 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 17 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.19% 2.58% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.18% 3.14% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Configuration Management
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 287 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.27% 82.23% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 113 223 90
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Halifax

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 15 (65.22%) Banking
1 15 (65.22%) Retail
2 13 (56.52%) ITIL
3 12 (52.17%) Asset Management
4 10 (43.48%) IBM
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) CMS
6 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 5 (21.74%) Software Asset Management
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) ClearQuest
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) ISEB
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) UNIX
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) ClearCase
8 2 (8.70%) Release Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (26.09%) CMS
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) ClearQuest
1 5 (21.74%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (65.22%) Banking
1 15 (65.22%) Retail
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Developer
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Asset Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support
3 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Configuration Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Asset Management
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (21.74%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) SAP