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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 32 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.79% 1.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
244 273 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 83.56% 85.58% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 184 249 218
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Puppet
2 16 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 14 (58.33%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) UNIX
4 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) DevOps
7 9 (37.50%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) Web Services
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) VPN
9 7 (29.17%) DNS
9 7 (29.17%) Sun Certification
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) Replication
9 7 (29.17%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (25.00%) Service Management
10 6 (25.00%) JSON
10 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (20.83%) C#
11 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
1 7 (29.17%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) X.509
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) OAuth
5 1 (4.17%) SPNEGO
5 1 (4.17%) SAML
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Change Control
5 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) E-business
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Use Case
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Sun Certification
2 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Puppet
1 16 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Siemens
2 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock