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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 53 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.85% 3.86% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 5.00% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 1
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £30,403
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.01%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -1.23%
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
284 220 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.91% 77.19% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 224 166 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Puppet
2 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 8 (42.11%) DevOps
5 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (21.05%) Change Control
7 4 (21.05%) Build Automation
7 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Sun Certification
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.26%) X.509
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth
3 1 (5.26%) SPNEGO
3 1 (5.26%) SAML
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Build Automation
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) E-business
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Sun Certification
1 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Siemens
2 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock