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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 58 46 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.05% 1.64% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.03% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
382 246 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 79.92% 80.92% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 338 187 213
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Certification
2 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Billing
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Build Automation
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft