The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 149 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 39 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.15% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 24
Average salary £42,850 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3338 3230 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 78.68% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2754 2523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Configuration Management
North West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +23 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Stockport -13 5 - - 1
Cheadle - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.43%) ITIL
4 18 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (24.64%) SQL
6 15 (21.74%) Cisco
6 15 (21.74%) HP
6 15 (21.74%) VMware
6 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (20.29%) Java
8 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
9 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 12 (17.39%) Problem Management
10 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (15.94%) CCNA
10 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (15.94%) Linux
10 11 (15.94%) MCSE
10 11 (15.94%) Python
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.49%) Avaya
11 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
11 10 (14.49%) VoIP
11 10 (14.49%) Project Management
11 10 (14.49%) Change Management
11 10 (14.49%) Firewall
11 10 (14.49%) Capacity Management
11 10 (14.49%) Office 365

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.59%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (14.49%) Office 365
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) VoIP
1 10 (14.49%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.14%) Internet
3 4 (5.80%) SDH
4 3 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (2.90%) SNMP
5 2 (2.90%) IPsec
5 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.45%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Rational Rose
2 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) FxCop
4 1 (1.45%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.45%) Moq
4 1 (1.45%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) NUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Military
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (14.49%) Systems Support
2 10 (14.49%) Administrator
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (14.49%) Cisco Support
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.59%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Delivery Project Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Change Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Change Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Web Services
2 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) J2EE
3 7 (10.14%) HTML
3 7 (10.14%) WCF
4 6 (8.70%) WF
4 6 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (1.45%) MapReduce
6 1 (1.45%) Ninject
6 1 (1.45%) LINQ
6 1 (1.45%) Grails
6 1 (1.45%) CSS
6 1 (1.45%) JSP
6 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) PMI
2 5 (7.25%) CMDB
3 4 (5.80%) Open Source
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) AIX
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.45%) zOS
6 1 (1.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) ITIL
2 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
3 12 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 10 (14.49%) Capacity Management
4 10 (14.49%) Software Deployment
4 10 (14.49%) Change Management
4 10 (14.49%) Project Management
5 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.59%) Scrum
5 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.14%) Service Management
7 6 (8.70%) Change Control
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 11 (15.94%) Python
4 9 (13.04%) Ruby
5 8 (11.59%) C#
6 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.14%) PHP
7 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.25%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) C++
9 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) R
10 1 (1.45%) Groovy
10 1 (1.45%) C
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (15.94%) MCSE
1 11 (15.94%) CCNA
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 8 (11.59%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (11.59%) PMP
3 8 (11.59%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) CISM
5 2 (2.90%) CISMP
5 2 (2.90%) CISSP
6 1 (1.45%) CITP
6 1 (1.45%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) vCloud
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.45%) KVM
4 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (14.49%) Puppet
3 7 (10.14%) CFEngine
4 5 (7.25%) OpenView
5 2 (2.90%) SCCM
5 2 (2.90%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.74%) HP
2 15 (21.74%) Cisco
2 15 (21.74%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) Avaya
3 10 (14.49%) ProCurve
4 9 (13.04%) Remedy
4 9 (13.04%) IBM
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) BMC
6 4 (5.80%) Nokia
7 3 (4.35%) Adobe
8 2 (2.90%) Dell
8 2 (2.90%) Veeam
8 2 (2.90%) Acronis
9 1 (1.45%) Wonderware
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) Sybase
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago