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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 57 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.98% 1.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015. 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
Ormskirk - 3 £29,000 -
Chorley - 1 £39,500 - 2
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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