The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 34 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.93% 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 229 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 76.86% 79.79% 76.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 208 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Ipswich

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Ipswich

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (71.43%) Puppet
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Replication
6 5 (35.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) C
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) PHP
8 3 (21.43%) SQL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) VPN
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) X.509
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.14%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Fiddler
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Release Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth
3 2 (14.29%) SPNEGO
3 2 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (21.43%) KVM
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) ForgeRock
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp