The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 63 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 17 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.19% 0.85% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.03% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £41,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £40,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
642 677 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 82.52% 82.36% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 536 608 415
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Leicester +29 15 £41,000 -0.60%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Degree
3 16 (32.65%) OpenStack
3 16 (32.65%) Linux
3 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
4 15 (30.61%) DevOps
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 14 (28.57%) Retail
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (22.45%) Puppet
7 11 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (20.41%) Ansible
8 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (20.41%) Java
9 7 (14.29%) SQL
9 7 (14.29%) .NET
10 6 (12.24%) OWASP
10 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
10 6 (12.24%) Business Development
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (12.24%) QA
10 6 (12.24%) Release Management
10 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
10 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 6 (12.24%) MCSM
10 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (12.24%) High Availability

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (32.65%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
1 4 (8.16%) VPN
1 4 (8.16%) MPLS
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 14 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Systems Engineer
1 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 14 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Administrator
4 9 (18.37%) Web Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Configuration Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) SQL DBA
7 6 (12.24%) DBA
8 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Junior
10 1 (2.04%) Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Junior Network Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) Ajax
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) CSS3
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
2 15 (30.61%) DevOps
3 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.24%) Business Development
4 6 (12.24%) Release Management
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
4 6 (12.24%) OWASP
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
5 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.04%) Change Control
5 1 (2.04%) OO
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 6 (12.24%) MCSM
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.16%) CCNA
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
1 11 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 4 (8.16%) ProCurve
3 2 (4.08%) NEC
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat