The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 31 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 30 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.41% 1.17% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 1.55% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 17
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 258 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.76% 75.66% 72.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 227 244
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
Bedfordshire

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 29 July 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
3 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle
4 14 (25.00%) Perl
4 14 (25.00%) UNIX
4 14 (25.00%) Linux
4 14 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) AWK
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (23.21%) Korn
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (23.21%) Data Guard
5 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell
5 13 (23.21%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
5 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (23.21%) Solaris
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 12 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 12 (21.43%) C-shell
7 11 (19.64%) Subversion
7 11 (19.64%) IIS
8 10 (17.86%) SQL
8 10 (17.86%) Web Services

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (19.64%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) FTP
2 3 (5.36%) LAN
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
3 12 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
3 12 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.64%) Subversion
3 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.71%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.79%) Log4Net
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Configuration Manager
2 16 (28.57%) Administrator
3 12 (21.43%) Configuration Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Release Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Configuration Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
1 10 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
3 4 (7.14%) XSL
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) JSP
5 2 (3.57%) Servlets
5 2 (3.57%) J2EE
5 2 (3.57%) Classic ASP
5 2 (3.57%) ODBC
5 2 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) CMDB
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) UNIX
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Solaris
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Load Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Web Development
6 6 (10.71%) Release Management
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
6 6 (10.71%) Web Application Development
6 6 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (10.71%) Change Control
6 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.93%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) Data Governance
8 4 (7.14%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Perl
1 14 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 13 (23.21%) AWK
2 13 (23.21%) Korn
2 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.43%) C-shell
4 10 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) VB
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) Java
8 2 (3.57%) VB6
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (8.93%) QA
3 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) KVM
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (23.21%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.36%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (5.36%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) TOWER Software
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