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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 127 164 153
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 53 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.30% 0.45% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.57% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
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
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Cheadle +10 8 - -
Rochdale - 6 £50,000 -
Stockport - 4 £33,500 -
Bury - 1 £22,500 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (45.61%) Windows
2 49 (42.98%) Web Services
3 48 (42.11%) SQL
4 40 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 39 (34.21%) Linux
6 30 (26.32%) Java
7 28 (24.56%) Finance
8 27 (23.68%) Change Control
9 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (21.05%) C#
10 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 23 (20.18%) Scrum
12 22 (19.30%) VMware
12 22 (19.30%) .NET
12 22 (19.30%) Apache
13 21 (18.42%) Oracle
14 20 (17.54%) Software Engineering
14 20 (17.54%) WCF
14 20 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (16.67%) JIRA
16 18 (15.79%) Problem Management
16 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (15.79%) Puppet
17 17 (14.91%) Oracle Database
17 17 (14.91%) QA
17 17 (14.91%) JUnit
17 17 (14.91%) Cisco

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (19.30%) Apache
2 11 (9.65%) IIS
2 11 (9.65%) Confluence
3 7 (6.14%) nginx
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.39%) SAS
4 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.39%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.39%) Jetty
4 5 (4.39%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) FileNet
7 1 (0.88%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Office
2 5 (4.39%) SPSS
3 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (14.04%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.39%) Google App Engine
5 5 (4.39%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) Internet
2 11 (9.65%) IPsec
2 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.77%) SAN
3 10 (8.77%) iSCSI
3 10 (8.77%) Firewall
4 9 (7.89%) DNS
4 9 (7.89%) AMQP
5 6 (5.26%) NAS
5 6 (5.26%) SNMP
6 5 (4.39%) DHCP
6 5 (4.39%) FTP
6 5 (4.39%) HTTP
7 4 (3.51%) LDAP
7 4 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.51%) VLAN
7 4 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.63%) VoIP
8 3 (2.63%) SSL
9 2 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (14.91%) Oracle Database
4 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (9.65%) MySQL
7 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
8 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 6 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
11 5 (4.39%) HBase
11 5 (4.39%) Big Data
11 5 (4.39%) Hadoop
11 5 (4.39%) Apache Hive
11 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.39%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) JIRA
2 17 (14.91%) JUnit
3 16 (14.04%) Eclipse
3 16 (14.04%) Gradle
4 14 (12.28%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 10 (8.77%) Mercurial
7 9 (7.89%) Visual Studio
8 7 (6.14%) Selenium
9 4 (3.51%) Subversion
9 4 (3.51%) Maven
9 4 (3.51%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.63%) NUnit
11 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.75%) FxCop
11 2 (1.75%) StyleCop
11 2 (1.75%) Moq
12 1 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Advertising
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) German Language
3 5 (4.39%) Italian Language
3 5 (4.39%) Turkish Language
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.75%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Support Analyst
4 10 (8.77%) Applications Support
4 10 (8.77%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Architect
7 7 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (3.51%) Production Support Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.98%) Web Services
2 22 (19.30%) .NET
3 20 (17.54%) WCF
4 11 (9.65%) LINQ
5 10 (8.77%) Ninject
5 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET
5 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
5 10 (8.77%) JSON
5 10 (8.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (7.89%) Java EE
6 9 (7.89%) JMS
6 9 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 9 (7.89%) Spring
6 9 (7.89%) EJB
6 9 (7.89%) WF
7 8 (7.02%) J2EE
8 7 (6.14%) JSP
9 5 (4.39%) Servlets
9 5 (4.39%) CSS
9 5 (4.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.65%) Open Source
2 11 (9.65%) CMDB
3 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.39%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.39%) Blog
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) Clustering
6 2 (1.75%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.75%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 52 (45.61%) Windows
2 39 (34.21%) Linux
3 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.51%) Debian
8 2 (1.75%) AIX
8 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.75%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.75%) zOS
8 2 (1.75%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.68%) Change Control
2 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.18%) Scrum
4 20 (17.54%) Software Engineering
5 18 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (14.04%) ITIL
7 15 (13.16%) Service Delivery
7 15 (13.16%) Coaching
8 13 (11.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (10.53%) Project Management
9 12 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 12 (10.53%) Capacity Management
10 11 (9.65%) Incident Management
11 10 (8.77%) Wealth Management
11 10 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.89%) Release Management
13 8 (7.02%) Information Security
13 8 (7.02%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.11%) SQL
2 30 (26.32%) Java
3 24 (21.05%) C#
4 12 (10.53%) Perl
5 11 (9.65%) PHP
6 10 (8.77%) Ruby
7 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.39%) Python
8 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.39%) R
9 3 (2.63%) C
9 3 (2.63%) Groovy
10 2 (1.75%) Scala
10 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
1 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.77%) Degree
3 8 (7.02%) MCSE
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.26%) CCNA
4 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.75%) MCP
5 2 (1.75%) APMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.53%) vSphere
2 12 (10.53%) vCloud
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.39%) Xen
5 5 (4.39%) Apache Flume
6 4 (3.51%) Varnish
6 4 (3.51%) Squid
6 4 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.51%) Postfix
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (15.79%) Puppet
3 8 (7.02%) OpenView
4 7 (6.14%) SCCM
5 6 (5.26%) SCOM
5 6 (5.26%) OpenNMS
6 5 (4.39%) Ansible
7 4 (3.51%) Icinga
7 4 (3.51%) Nagios
8 2 (1.75%) Hyperic
8 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.30%) VMware
3 21 (18.42%) Oracle
4 17 (14.91%) Cisco
5 12 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.77%) Wonderware
6 10 (8.77%) Atlassian
7 9 (7.89%) IBM
7 9 (7.89%) HP
8 8 (7.02%) Remedy
9 6 (5.26%) Veeam
9 6 (5.26%) Dell
9 6 (5.26%) JBoss
9 6 (5.26%) Acronis
10 5 (4.39%) Hitachi
10 5 (4.39%) Google
11 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.51%) Citrix
12 1 (0.88%) Adobe
12 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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