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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 56 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.63% 2.33% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.94% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,702
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.09%
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
391 272 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 81.63% 79.30% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 338 196 216
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 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 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Puppet
3 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (69.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
5 8 (61.54%) UNIX
6 7 (53.85%) DevOps
7 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
7 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) Ruby
8 5 (38.46%) Build Automation
8 5 (38.46%) AWS Certification
9 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
9 4 (30.77%) ITIL
10 3 (23.08%) Web Services
10 3 (23.08%) XML
10 3 (23.08%) SQL
10 3 (23.08%) J2EE
10 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
10 3 (23.08%) SAN
10 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 3 (23.08%) VPN
10 3 (23.08%) DNS
10 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
10 3 (23.08%) JSON

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) AWS CloudFormation
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) X.509
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) SAML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth
2 1 (7.69%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Build Automation
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) UML
7 1 (7.69%) E-business
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) AWS Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) ForgeRock