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 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 70 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 1.10% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.33% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
547 677 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.29% 82.46% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 433 568 529
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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
Leicester +17 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) QA
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (28.57%) OWASP
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (28.57%) Business Development
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) Puppet
4 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (28.57%) Ansible
5 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Subversion
5 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
5 5 (23.81%) Release Management
6 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Maven
6 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (19.05%) IBM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) Ant
General
1 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Configuration Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Web Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 6 (28.57%) OWASP
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Development
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Release Management
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (28.57%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) hybris