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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 46 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.99% 2.55% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.14% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
337 287 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 84.04% 81.30% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 232 255 258
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
4 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 12 (28.57%) Subversion
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.19%) Oracle
6 9 (21.43%) IIS
6 9 (21.43%) SQL
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
6 9 (21.43%) XML
7 8 (19.05%) Perl
7 8 (19.05%) UNIX
7 8 (19.05%) Solaris
7 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 8 (19.05%) AWK
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (19.05%) Korn
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
7 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 8 (19.05%) Data Guard
7 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (16.67%) C-shell
8 7 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (16.67%) RDBMS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (28.57%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
4 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.38%) Log4Net
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Configuration Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Release Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Configuration Specialist
5 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Software Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) XSL
4 2 (4.76%) JSP
4 2 (4.76%) Servlets
5 1 (2.38%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) CMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) UNIX
2 8 (19.05%) Solaris
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (14.29%) Change Control
4 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 6 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Web Development
4 6 (14.29%) Release Management
4 6 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (4.76%) Unified Process
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) RUP
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 8 (19.05%) AWK
2 8 (19.05%) Korn
2 8 (19.05%) Perl
2 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) C-shell
4 3 (7.14%) VB
4 3 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) VB6
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (19.05%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.38%) Lumesse