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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 56 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 13 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.85% 3.13% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 3.68% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 8
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +7.50%
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
408 272 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 89.47% 85.27% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 358 216 193
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (93.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (87.50%) Puppet
2 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 14 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Ruby
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) AWS Certification
4 11 (68.75%) Build Automation
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) WinRunner
6 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) V-Model
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (93.75%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.25%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) AWS Developer
2 11 (68.75%) AWS Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 11 (68.75%) Build Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) V-Model
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Bash Shell
1 14 (87.50%) Java
1 14 (87.50%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft