The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 64 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Configuration Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 390 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.20% 77.08% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 339 349 312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Lancashire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 1 - -
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Varnish
3 5 (62.50%) tcpdump
3 5 (62.50%) SCOM
3 5 (62.50%) nginx
3 5 (62.50%) Local Government
3 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Squid
3 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
3 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) SMTP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Replication

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
1 5 (62.50%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) RSpec
General
1 5 (62.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (12.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Squid
1 5 (62.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
2 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago