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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 132 118 165
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +47
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 48 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.34% 1.75% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.10% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 22
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 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 31 July 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
(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
Altrincham +7 3 £31,500 -37.00%
Stockport - 3 £35,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (39.22%) ITIL
2 28 (27.45%) Service Management
3 27 (26.47%) Linux
4 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
4 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (22.55%) PHP
6 22 (21.57%) C#
6 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (20.59%) MySQL
7 21 (20.59%) Puppet
8 19 (18.63%) Service Desk Management
8 19 (18.63%) Management Information System
9 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 18 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (17.65%) HTML
9 18 (17.65%) Windows
9 18 (17.65%) DevOps
10 17 (16.67%) XML
10 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.67%) Degree
10 17 (16.67%) jQuery
10 17 (16.67%) VMware
11 16 (15.69%) .NET
11 16 (15.69%) CSS
12 15 (14.71%) C++
12 15 (14.71%) Scrum
12 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (13.73%) Selenium

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (6.86%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) nginx
3 3 (2.94%) JBoss
3 3 (2.94%) WordPress
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.98%) SAS
5 1 (0.98%) Site Server
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.98%) Jetty
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Route 53
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) VPN
2 10 (9.80%) Network Security
3 6 (5.88%) Firewall
3 6 (5.88%) Internet
4 4 (3.92%) DNS
4 4 (3.92%) SAN
4 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.94%) DHCP
5 3 (2.94%) NAS
6 2 (1.96%) DMZ
7 1 (0.98%) ISDN
7 1 (0.98%) PSTN
7 1 (0.98%) VoIP
7 1 (0.98%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.98%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.98%) IPsec
7 1 (0.98%) Symposium
7 1 (0.98%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.98%) PPTP
7 1 (0.98%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) MySQL
2 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Aerospike
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.98%) SQLite
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.98%) HBase
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.98%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Selenium
2 11 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.78%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.80%) JIRA
4 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) Subversion
6 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.94%) JUnit
6 3 (2.94%) Gradle
7 2 (1.96%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.96%) PVCS
8 1 (0.98%) Maven
8 1 (0.98%) MSI
8 1 (0.98%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.98%) NUnit
8 1 (0.98%) FxCop
8 1 (0.98%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.98%) Moq
8 1 (0.98%) WiX
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.96%) Electronics
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Developer
2 16 (15.69%) Consultant
3 13 (12.75%) Management Consultant
3 13 (12.75%) Service Management Consultant
3 13 (12.75%) Web Developer
4 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Software Tester
7 5 (4.90%) Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) HTML
2 17 (16.67%) XML
2 17 (16.67%) jQuery
3 16 (15.69%) .NET
3 16 (15.69%) CSS
4 14 (13.73%) XSLT
4 14 (13.73%) Web Services
5 10 (9.80%) Ajax
5 10 (9.80%) XHTML
5 10 (9.80%) REST
6 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.82%) LAMP
7 4 (3.92%) Middleware
7 4 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.94%) Spring
8 3 (2.94%) JSP
9 2 (1.96%) Ninject
9 2 (1.96%) WCF
9 2 (1.96%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.63%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.90%) CMDB
4 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.90%) Clustering
5 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.94%) Physics
7 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.47%) Linux
2 18 (17.65%) Windows
3 10 (9.80%) Android
3 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.88%) CentOS
4 6 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.92%) UNIX
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.96%) Debian
7 2 (1.96%) AIX
7 2 (1.96%) Solaris
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) ITIL
2 28 (27.45%) Service Management
3 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.63%) Service Desk Management
5 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (17.65%) DevOps
6 15 (14.71%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) Change Management
7 11 (10.78%) Release Management
8 10 (9.80%) Manual Testing
8 10 (9.80%) User Stories
8 10 (9.80%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) Project Management
9 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.82%) Change Control
10 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.84%) Automation Testing
10 8 (7.84%) MVC
10 8 (7.84%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) PHP
2 22 (21.57%) C#
3 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.71%) C++
5 14 (13.73%) SQL
5 14 (13.73%) Python
6 8 (7.84%) Java
7 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.90%) Ruby
8 5 (4.90%) C
9 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.94%) XPath
10 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.96%) Perl
11 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.96%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.96%) CISSP
3 2 (1.96%) CISM
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.98%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.98%) NCDA
4 1 (0.98%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.98%) RHCE
4 1 (0.98%) MCSE
4 1 (0.98%) MCSA
4 1 (0.98%) CCNP
4 1 (0.98%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.92%) QA
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.86%) Docker
4 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.96%) XenApp
5 2 (1.96%) Firmware
5 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.96%) vSphere
5 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.98%) KVM
6 1 (0.98%) Varnish
6 1 (0.98%) Ceph
6 1 (0.98%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.98%) iptables
6 1 (0.98%) Xen
6 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (20.59%) Puppet
2 10 (9.80%) Vagrant
3 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.90%) Nagios
5 3 (2.94%) WSUS
5 3 (2.94%) SCCM
6 2 (1.96%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.96%) Ansible
7 1 (0.98%) cPanel
7 1 (0.98%) Netcool
7 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.98%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.98%) Cacti
7 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.98%) Plesk
7 1 (0.98%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.98%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (11.76%) Oracle
4 6 (5.88%) SAP
4 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.88%) IBM
5 5 (4.90%) Citrix
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco
6 3 (2.94%) EMC
7 2 (1.96%) Apple
7 2 (1.96%) Sun
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) webMethods
7 2 (1.96%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.98%) Veeam
8 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.98%) F5
8 1 (0.98%) Percona
8 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
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