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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 111 154 133
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -21
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 71 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.80% 0.67% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.86% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 37
Average salary £41,250 £39,246 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.10% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
3182 3269 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.60% 78.56% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 2815 2569
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 23 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 23 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 - 7 - -
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham - 3 £50,000 -
Bury - 2 £22,500 -
Stockport -10 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 51 (45.95%) Windows
2 47 (42.34%) SQL
3 43 (38.74%) Web Services
4 38 (34.23%) Microsoft
5 33 (29.73%) Finance
6 32 (28.83%) Linux
7 26 (23.42%) Java
8 25 (22.52%) Cisco
9 24 (21.62%) ITIL
10 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
11 20 (18.02%) Scrum
11 20 (18.02%) VMware
11 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (18.02%) Change Control
12 19 (17.12%) JIRA
12 19 (17.12%) Oracle
12 19 (17.12%) C#
13 17 (15.32%) Project Management
13 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (15.32%) WCF
13 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
13 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database
15 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (13.51%) .NET
15 15 (13.51%) JUnit
16 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 11 (9.91%) Apache
1 11 (9.91%) Confluence
2 10 (9.01%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.41%) SAS
4 6 (5.41%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
5 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.90%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.90%) FileNet
7 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) SPSS
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (9.01%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (4.50%) Office 365
6 4 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (3.60%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.61%) Firewall
2 11 (9.91%) Internet
3 9 (8.11%) AMQP
3 9 (8.11%) SAN
4 8 (7.21%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.21%) VoIP
5 4 (3.60%) SNMP
5 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.60%) DNS
5 4 (3.60%) LDAP
5 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.60%) NAS
5 4 (3.60%) IPsec
5 4 (3.60%) VLAN
5 4 (3.60%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.70%) SDH
6 3 (2.70%) SSL
7 2 (1.80%) 3G
7 2 (1.80%) Wireless
7 2 (1.80%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (9.01%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
7 7 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (5.41%) HBase
8 6 (5.41%) Big Data
8 6 (5.41%) Sqoop
8 6 (5.41%) Triplestore
8 6 (5.41%) Hadoop
8 6 (5.41%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.41%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) JIRA
2 15 (13.51%) JUnit
3 14 (12.61%) Eclipse
4 12 (10.81%) Gradle
5 10 (9.01%) Mercurial
6 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.21%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.50%) Selenium
9 5 (4.50%) Gerrit
10 4 (3.60%) NUnit
10 4 (3.60%) Rational Rose
10 4 (3.60%) Maven
11 3 (2.70%) FxCop
11 3 (2.70%) StyleCop
11 3 (2.70%) Moq
12 2 (1.80%) Subversion
13 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 33 (29.73%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Advertising
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Electronics
5 4 (3.60%) Military
5 4 (3.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Analyst
2 18 (16.22%) Developer
3 13 (11.71%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) Change Manager
6 6 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Architect
6 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.41%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Systems Support
7 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (38.74%) Web Services
2 17 (15.32%) WCF
3 15 (13.51%) .NET
4 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
4 10 (9.01%) .NET Framework
4 10 (9.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (8.11%) Java EE
5 9 (8.11%) JSON
5 9 (8.11%) JMS
5 9 (8.11%) EJB
5 9 (8.11%) WF
6 8 (7.21%) LINQ
7 7 (6.31%) Ninject
8 6 (5.41%) MapReduce
8 6 (5.41%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.41%) Spring
8 6 (5.41%) HTML
8 6 (5.41%) J2EE
9 5 (4.50%) CSS
10 4 (3.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) CMDB
2 12 (10.81%) Open Source
3 5 (4.50%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.60%) PMI
4 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) Replication
6 2 (1.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) DTV
6 2 (1.80%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.90%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.95%) Windows
2 32 (28.83%) Linux
3 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.70%) Windows NT
6 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.70%) zOS
6 3 (2.70%) MVS
6 3 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) ITIL
2 20 (18.02%) Scrum
2 20 (18.02%) Change Control
3 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
3 17 (15.32%) Project Management
4 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2
4 14 (12.61%) Software Engineering
4 14 (12.61%) Capacity Management
5 13 (11.71%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.91%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (8.11%) Service Management
8 9 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.21%) Communications Security
9 8 (7.21%) Wealth Management
9 8 (7.21%) Change Management
9 8 (7.21%) Information Security
10 7 (6.31%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) SQL
2 26 (23.42%) Java
3 19 (17.12%) C#
4 13 (11.71%) Perl
5 11 (9.91%) PHP
6 9 (8.11%) Python
7 8 (7.21%) Ruby
8 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.41%) R
10 4 (3.60%) Groovy
11 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.70%) C
12 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.90%) Scala
13 1 (0.90%) Clojure
13 1 (0.90%) XPath
13 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) MCSE
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (12.61%) SC Cleared
1 14 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.81%) CCNA
2 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.31%) Degree
4 4 (3.60%) PMP
4 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.70%) MCP
5 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.80%) APMP
6 2 (1.80%) CISSP
6 2 (1.80%) CISM
6 2 (1.80%) CISMP
7 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) QA
2 7 (6.31%) SLA
3 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.60%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.01%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.11%) vSphere
3 9 (8.11%) vCloud
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.41%) Apache Flume
6 4 (3.60%) Varnish
6 4 (3.60%) Squid
6 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.60%) Postfix
7 3 (2.70%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (9.01%) Puppet
3 8 (7.21%) OpenView
4 4 (3.60%) Nagios
4 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 4 (3.60%) SCOM
4 4 (3.60%) OpenNMS
5 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.80%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (34.23%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.52%) Cisco
3 20 (18.02%) VMware
4 19 (17.12%) Oracle
5 14 (12.61%) HP
6 12 (10.81%) IBM
7 11 (9.91%) Remedy
8 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.01%) Atlassian
9 7 (6.31%) Wonderware
10 5 (4.50%) Citrix
10 5 (4.50%) Avaya
10 5 (4.50%) Hitachi
10 5 (4.50%) ProCurve
11 4 (3.60%) Veeam
11 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.60%) Acronis
11 4 (3.60%) Dell
12 3 (2.70%) JBoss
12 3 (2.70%) Nokia
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