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 31 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 110 159 139
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -20
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 71 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 0.59% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 0.75% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 37
Average salary £43,000 £39,246 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.56% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3269 3208 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.10% 78.53% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 2747 2623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheadle - 8 - - 1
Rochdale - 8 £45,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £50,000 -
Bury - 2 £22,500 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (44.64%) Windows
2 47 (41.96%) SQL
3 46 (41.07%) Web Services
4 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
5 34 (30.36%) Linux
6 33 (29.46%) Finance
7 27 (24.11%) Java
8 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
8 23 (20.54%) ITIL
8 23 (20.54%) Cisco
8 23 (20.54%) Change Control
9 22 (19.64%) Scrum
10 21 (18.75%) C#
11 20 (17.86%) VMware
11 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (16.96%) JIRA
12 19 (16.96%) WCF
12 19 (16.96%) Oracle
13 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (15.18%) Problem Management
13 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
13 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (14.29%) Project Management
14 16 (14.29%) .NET
14 16 (14.29%) JUnit
15 15 (13.39%) Eclipse
15 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (11.61%) Apache
2 11 (9.82%) Confluence
3 8 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.36%) SAS
5 6 (5.36%) Apache Pig
6 5 (4.46%) IIS
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.89%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.89%) Jetty
9 1 (0.89%) nginx
9 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.89%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) SPSS
2 5 (4.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.82%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (9.82%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.68%) Office 365
6 1 (0.89%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) Firewall
2 12 (10.71%) Internet
3 9 (8.04%) AMQP
3 9 (8.04%) SAN
4 8 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 6 (5.36%) VoIP
6 5 (4.46%) IPsec
6 5 (4.46%) DNS
6 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.57%) SNMP
7 4 (3.57%) LDAP
7 4 (3.57%) VLAN
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.57%) NAS
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.68%) SSL
9 2 (1.79%) SDH
9 2 (1.79%) Wireless
9 2 (1.79%) 3G
9 2 (1.79%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database
4 14 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (9.82%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 7 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 6 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.36%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.36%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.36%) Triplestore
8 6 (5.36%) Sqoop
8 6 (5.36%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.36%) Big Data
8 6 (5.36%) HBase
8 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (16.96%) JIRA
2 16 (14.29%) JUnit
3 15 (13.39%) Eclipse
4 13 (11.61%) Gradle
5 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
6 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.36%) Selenium
9 5 (4.46%) Gerrit
10 4 (3.57%) NUnit
10 4 (3.57%) Maven
11 3 (2.68%) FxCop
11 3 (2.68%) StyleCop
11 3 (2.68%) Moq
11 3 (2.68%) Rational Rose
12 2 (1.79%) Subversion
13 1 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (29.46%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Advertising
4 4 (3.57%) Electronics
4 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Military
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) German Language
5 1 (0.89%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.89%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Analyst
2 20 (17.86%) Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Support Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Change Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.07%) Web Services
2 19 (16.96%) WCF
3 16 (14.29%) .NET
4 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
4 10 (8.93%) .NET Framework
4 10 (8.93%) LINQ
4 10 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (8.04%) Ninject
5 9 (8.04%) WF
5 9 (8.04%) JSON
5 9 (8.04%) Java EE
5 9 (8.04%) EJB
5 9 (8.04%) JMS
6 7 (6.25%) Spring
6 7 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.36%) HTML
7 6 (5.36%) J2EE
7 6 (5.36%) MapReduce
8 5 (4.46%) CSS
8 5 (4.46%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) CMDB
1 12 (10.71%) Open Source
2 5 (4.46%) Visualisation
2 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) Replication
4 3 (2.68%) PMI
5 2 (1.79%) DTV
5 2 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.89%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.89%) Blog
6 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.64%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) Linux
3 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (15.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) zOS
6 3 (2.68%) MVS
6 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.68%) Windows NT
6 3 (2.68%) AIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.54%) ITIL
1 23 (20.54%) Change Control
2 22 (19.64%) Scrum
3 17 (15.18%) Problem Management
3 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
4 16 (14.29%) Project Management
5 14 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
6 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
7 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.04%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.04%) Service Management
10 8 (7.14%) Change Management
10 8 (7.14%) Information Security
10 8 (7.14%) Wealth Management
10 8 (7.14%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.96%) SQL
2 27 (24.11%) Java
3 21 (18.75%) C#
4 13 (11.61%) Perl
5 11 (9.82%) PHP
6 10 (8.93%) Ruby
7 9 (8.04%) Python
8 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.36%) R
10 4 (3.57%) Groovy
11 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.68%) C
12 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.89%) Clojure
13 1 (0.89%) Scala
13 1 (0.89%) XPath
13 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
1 13 (11.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.71%) MCSE
3 10 (8.93%) CCNA
3 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.14%) Degree
5 3 (2.68%) PMP
5 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.68%) MCP
6 2 (1.79%) CISM
6 2 (1.79%) CISSP
6 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.79%) CISMP
6 2 (1.79%) APMP
7 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) QA
2 7 (6.25%) SLA
3 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.93%) vCloud
2 10 (8.93%) vSphere
3 8 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.36%) Apache Flume
5 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.57%) Squid
6 4 (3.57%) Varnish
6 4 (3.57%) Postfix
6 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.68%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.89%) XenApp
8 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.82%) Puppet
3 8 (7.14%) OpenView
4 4 (3.57%) Nagios
4 4 (3.57%) SCCM
4 4 (3.57%) SCOM
4 4 (3.57%) OpenNMS
5 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.79%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.89%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.54%) Cisco
3 20 (17.86%) VMware
4 19 (16.96%) Oracle
5 12 (10.71%) HP
6 11 (9.82%) IBM
7 10 (8.93%) Red Hat
7 10 (8.93%) Remedy
7 10 (8.93%) Atlassian
8 9 (8.04%) Wonderware
9 5 (4.46%) Hitachi
9 5 (4.46%) Citrix
10 4 (3.57%) JBoss
10 4 (3.57%) Dell
10 4 (3.57%) Acronis
10 4 (3.57%) Veeam
10 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.68%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.68%) Avaya
12 2 (1.79%) Nokia
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