The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 45 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% 5.64% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 6.71% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 6
Average salary - £45,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Configuration Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 343 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 88.41% 84.07% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 262 259 245
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Luton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) SCOM
6 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Akamai
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) FTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) FTP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Change Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Services Director
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Akamai