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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 63 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.64% 0.27% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.33% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £35,334
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
567 615 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 84.38% 82.33% 91.65%
Number of salaries quoted 479 518 725
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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 +24 11 £41,250 +3.12%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (35.48%) CMDB
5 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (32.26%) High Availability
5 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
5 10 (32.26%) Remedy
5 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Logistics
6 9 (29.03%) ISEB
6 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
6 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Release Management
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
9 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (16.13%) Puppet
9 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.90%) SOA
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 4 (12.90%) Java
11 3 (9.68%) C

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
1 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (29.03%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Modbus
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 10 (32.26%) Configuration Manager
1 10 (32.26%) Software Asset Manager
1 10 (32.26%) Software Configuration Manager
1 10 (32.26%) Software Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) ODBC
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (35.48%) CMDB
3 3 (9.68%) FMCG
3 3 (9.68%) SCADA
4 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) High Availability
2 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
3 9 (29.03%) Logistics
3 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Release Management
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
6 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Management
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.23%) Network Design
10 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) C
3 3 (9.68%) C++
3 3 (9.68%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISEB
1 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Remedy
3 3 (9.68%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) SAP