The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 40 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 27 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.86% 1.63% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 1.99% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 301 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 80.76% 82.02% 76.06%
Number of salaries quoted 387 258 286
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Leicester

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Leicester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (46.43%) Retail
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 12 (42.86%) OpenStack
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 7 (25.00%) Puppet
5 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (25.00%) Ansible
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.29%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (14.29%) MPLS
7 4 (14.29%) CCNA
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) VPN
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (10.71%) High Availability
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 3 (10.71%) MCSM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) MPLS
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 13 (46.43%) Retail
2 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Web Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
6 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
1 1 (3.57%) Ajax
1 1 (3.57%) CSS3
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Release Management
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) OOD
5 1 (3.57%) FMECA
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 3 (10.71%) MCSM
3 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) HP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
1 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) NEC
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) MKS