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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 130 128 162
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +34
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 63 67 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 1.65% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.97% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 14
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £41,373
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +4.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £80,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Stockport +7 5 £45,000 - 2
Altrincham +7 3 £31,500 -37.00%
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) ITIL
3 29 (28.43%) Linux
4 26 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (23.53%) Service Management
6 23 (22.55%) MySQL
7 22 (21.57%) PHP
8 21 (20.59%) Windows
8 21 (20.59%) Puppet
9 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
10 18 (17.65%) DevOps
11 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 17 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (15.69%) C#
12 16 (15.69%) Change Management
12 16 (15.69%) Management Information System
13 15 (14.71%) Project Management
13 15 (14.71%) C++
13 15 (14.71%) Scrum
13 15 (14.71%) Service Desk Management
14 14 (13.73%) Change Control
14 14 (13.73%) Degree
14 14 (13.73%) Selenium
14 14 (13.73%) Python
15 13 (12.75%) HTML
15 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
15 13 (12.75%) Web Services
15 13 (12.75%) Release Management
15 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
16 12 (11.76%) jQuery

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) JBoss
2 3 (2.94%) Node.js
2 3 (2.94%) WordPress
3 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.98%) SAS
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.98%) Jetty
4 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.98%) nginx
4 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Route 53
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) VPN
2 10 (9.80%) Network Security
3 6 (5.88%) Firewall
4 5 (4.90%) DNS
5 4 (3.92%) DHCP
5 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.94%) SAN
6 3 (2.94%) DMZ
7 2 (1.96%) Internet
7 2 (1.96%) NAS
8 1 (0.98%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.98%) Wireless
8 1 (0.98%) IPsec
8 1 (0.98%) Symposium
8 1 (0.98%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.98%) PPTP
8 1 (0.98%) ISDN
8 1 (0.98%) LAN
8 1 (0.98%) PSTN
8 1 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) MySQL
2 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Redis
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.96%) SQLite
7 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.98%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.98%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Selenium
2 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.80%) JIRA
4 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.92%) Subversion
7 3 (2.94%) JUnit
7 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.94%) Gradle
7 3 (2.94%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.96%) WiX
8 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.96%) FxCop
8 2 (1.96%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.96%) Moq
8 2 (1.96%) NUnit
9 1 (0.98%) Maven
9 1 (0.98%) MSI
9 1 (0.98%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Law
2 1 (0.98%) Legal
2 1 (0.98%) Banking
2 1 (0.98%) Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
2 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (15.69%) Consultant
2 14 (13.73%) Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Management Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Service Management Consultant
4 10 (9.80%) Designer
4 10 (9.80%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Software Tester
7 5 (4.90%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Lead Designer
7 5 (4.90%) Tester
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Designer
7 5 (4.90%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Field Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.75%) HTML
1 13 (12.75%) Web Services
2 12 (11.76%) XML
2 12 (11.76%) .NET
2 12 (11.76%) jQuery
3 11 (10.78%) CSS
4 10 (9.80%) XSLT
5 9 (8.82%) LAMP
6 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.88%) XHTML
7 6 (5.88%) Ajax
7 6 (5.88%) REST
8 5 (4.90%) Middleware
9 3 (2.94%) LINQ
9 3 (2.94%) WCF
9 3 (2.94%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.94%) Spring
9 3 (2.94%) JSP
9 3 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.94%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.69%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.86%) CMDB
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.94%) Clustering
8 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.98%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.98%) User Experience
9 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.98%) iSeries
9 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.98%) Statistics
9 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.98%) Physics
9 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) Linux
2 21 (20.59%) Windows
3 10 (9.80%) Android
3 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.88%) CentOS
5 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.92%) UNIX
6 4 (3.92%) Debian
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.96%) AIX
8 2 (1.96%) Solaris
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) ITIL
3 24 (23.53%) Service Management
4 18 (17.65%) DevOps
5 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.69%) Change Management
7 15 (14.71%) Project Management
7 15 (14.71%) Scrum
7 15 (14.71%) Service Desk Management
8 14 (13.73%) Change Control
9 13 (12.75%) Release Management
10 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 12 (11.76%) People Management
11 11 (10.78%) Incident Management
11 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
12 10 (9.80%) Manual Testing
12 10 (9.80%) User Stories
13 9 (8.82%) Automation Testing
14 7 (6.86%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.57%) PHP
2 16 (15.69%) C#
3 15 (14.71%) C++
4 14 (13.73%) Python
5 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.78%) Ruby
7 10 (9.80%) Java
7 10 (9.80%) SQL
8 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.94%) C
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) XPath
10 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.98%) R
11 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) ISEB
3 3 (2.94%) CISSP
3 3 (2.94%) CISM
4 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.98%) NCDA
5 1 (0.98%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) RHCE
5 1 (0.98%) MCSE
5 1 (0.98%) MCSA
5 1 (0.98%) CCNP
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.82%) SLA
3 8 (7.84%) QA
4 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.86%) Docker
3 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.98%) KVM
5 1 (0.98%) Ceph
5 1 (0.98%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.98%) iptables
5 1 (0.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Varnish
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (20.59%) Puppet
2 12 (11.76%) Vagrant
3 5 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.94%) WSUS
4 3 (2.94%) SCCM
5 2 (1.96%) Ansible
6 1 (0.98%) cPanel
6 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.98%) Cacti
6 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.98%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.98%) Plesk
6 1 (0.98%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.98%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.98%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.98%) Netcool
6 1 (0.98%) Nagios
6 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) VMware
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco
5 4 (3.92%) Citrix
5 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.94%) EMC
6 3 (2.94%) Wonderware
7 2 (1.96%) Sun
7 2 (1.96%) Apple
7 2 (1.96%) webMethods
8 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.98%) Avaya
8 1 (0.98%) Juniper
8 1 (0.98%) NetApp
8 1 (0.98%) HP
8 1 (0.98%) Nortel
8 1 (0.98%) IBM
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42081.00 - £64281.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42840.00 - £64281.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 44k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago