The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Configuration Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
965 1040 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.79% 97.20% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 794 898 656
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Manager in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Configuration Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Manager across the Kent region.

Configuration Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Configuration Manager in their job title 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 with Configuration Manager in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Configuration Manager in their job title 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 with Configuration Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) BMC