The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 129 151 146
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 60 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.53% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.20% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 41
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -1.23%
Configuration Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3220 3090 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 83.02% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2640 2753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
Stockport -3 4 £37,000 - 1
Altrincham -9 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Salford - 1 £27,000 - 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 42 (38.53%) Change Control
2 36 (33.03%) SQL
3 34 (31.19%) Finance
4 27 (24.77%) Linux
5 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (20.18%) Degree
8 21 (19.27%) C#
8 21 (19.27%) ITIL
9 20 (18.35%) Apache
10 19 (17.43%) Service Delivery
10 19 (17.43%) Wealth Management
10 19 (17.43%) Puppet
11 17 (15.60%) Scrum
11 17 (15.60%) VMware
12 16 (14.68%) .NET
13 15 (13.76%) MySQL
13 15 (13.76%) Windows
13 15 (13.76%) nginx
14 14 (12.84%) Web Services
14 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
16 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
16 12 (11.01%) Java
17 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
17 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.09%) Release Management
18 10 (9.17%) Problem Management
18 10 (9.17%) Automated Testing
18 10 (9.17%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (18.35%) Apache
2 15 (13.76%) nginx
3 5 (4.59%) JBoss
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.67%) IIS
5 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.92%) Site Server
6 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Jetty
6 1 (0.92%) Lync
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Office
2 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.75%) SaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) Internet
2 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.50%) Firewall
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
5 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.67%) BGP
5 4 (3.67%) Network Security
6 3 (2.75%) SSL
6 3 (2.75%) IPv6
6 3 (2.75%) HTTP
7 2 (1.83%) IPsec
8 1 (0.92%) VLAN
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.92%) SAN
8 1 (0.92%) DNS
8 1 (0.92%) Broadband
8 1 (0.92%) LAN
8 1 (0.92%) WLAN
8 1 (0.92%) DHCP
8 1 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) MySQL
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.75%) Aerospike
7 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.34%) JUnit
4 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.59%) Subversion
4 5 (4.59%) Selenium
4 5 (4.59%) Gradle
5 4 (3.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.67%) PVCS
6 3 (2.75%) Maven
6 3 (2.75%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.92%) NUnit
8 1 (0.92%) Hudson
8 1 (0.92%) WiX
8 1 (0.92%) FxCop
8 1 (0.92%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.92%) Moq
General
1 34 (31.19%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.92%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Analyst
2 20 (18.35%) Support Analyst
3 19 (17.43%) Applications Support
3 19 (17.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Administrator
6 8 (7.34%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.50%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.59%) Software Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Software Asset Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) .NET
2 14 (12.84%) Web Services
3 10 (9.17%) HTML
3 10 (9.17%) CSS
4 9 (8.26%) jQuery
5 8 (7.34%) XML
6 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.42%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.42%) Spring
7 6 (5.50%) JSP
8 5 (4.59%) WCF
8 5 (4.59%) LINQ
8 5 (4.59%) Ajax
8 5 (4.59%) Ninject
8 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.67%) JSON
9 4 (3.67%) REST
9 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) PMI
2 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.67%) Device Driver
2 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.67%) Physics
2 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.75%) CMDB
3 3 (2.75%) PKI
4 2 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.83%) Open Source
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) SecurID
5 1 (0.92%) Handset
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.77%) Linux
2 15 (13.76%) Windows
3 8 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.42%) Debian
5 3 (2.75%) UNIX
5 3 (2.75%) CentOS
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.92%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.53%) Change Control
2 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) ITIL
4 19 (17.43%) Service Delivery
4 19 (17.43%) Wealth Management
5 17 (15.60%) Scrum
6 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.09%) Release Management
7 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.17%) Problem Management
8 10 (9.17%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.26%) MVC
9 9 (8.26%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (7.34%) Project Management
11 7 (6.42%) Service Management
11 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.42%) OO
11 7 (6.42%) DevOps
12 6 (5.50%) People Management
12 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.03%) SQL
2 21 (19.27%) C#
3 12 (11.01%) Java
4 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.17%) PHP
6 8 (7.34%) Perl
6 8 (7.34%) Python
7 7 (6.42%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.50%) Ruby
9 5 (4.59%) C++
10 4 (3.67%) C
10 4 (3.67%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.67%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.92%) XPath
13 1 (0.92%) Groovy
13 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) ISEB
3 6 (5.50%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.59%) CCNA
5 4 (3.67%) CCNP
6 3 (2.75%) VCP4
7 2 (1.83%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.92%) MCSE
8 1 (0.92%) CISSP
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) Firmware
4 2 (1.83%) XenApp
4 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.83%) Varnish
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (17.43%) Puppet
2 9 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.59%) Nagios
4 3 (2.75%) Ansible
5 2 (1.83%) SCCM
5 2 (1.83%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.92%) SCSM
6 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.92%) Cacti
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) VMware
3 10 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle
5 6 (5.50%) Cisco
6 5 (4.59%) IBM
6 5 (4.59%) SAP
6 5 (4.59%) Wonderware
7 4 (3.67%) Percona
7 4 (3.67%) Citrix
8 2 (1.83%) HP
9 1 (0.92%) Dell
9 1 (0.92%) Sybase
9 1 (0.92%) Polycom
9 1 (0.92%) Tandberg
9 1 (0.92%) Aquila
9 1 (0.92%) Google
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £187.50 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago