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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 137 112 158
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +46
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 41 70 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.78% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 2.16% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 30
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2887 3248 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.10% 82.73% 81.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 2625 3014
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 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 6 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 +6 3 £27,000 -46.00%
Stockport +7 2 £35,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (32.63%) ITIL
2 25 (26.32%) C#
3 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (24.21%) Service Management
4 22 (23.16%) PHP
4 22 (23.16%) Linux
4 22 (23.16%) Puppet
5 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (20.00%) DevOps
6 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (20.00%) jQuery
6 19 (20.00%) XML
6 19 (20.00%) HTML
6 19 (20.00%) MySQL
7 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
7 18 (18.95%) .NET
7 18 (18.95%) Degree
8 17 (17.89%) Scrum
8 17 (17.89%) CSS
8 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
8 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
8 17 (17.89%) Service Desk Management
9 16 (16.84%) SQL
10 15 (15.79%) C++
10 15 (15.79%) Windows
10 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (14.74%) VMware
11 14 (14.74%) Web Services

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 8 (8.42%) Apache
2 7 (7.37%) nginx
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.16%) WordPress
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.05%) SAS
6 1 (1.05%) Site Server
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.05%) Jetty
6 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.63%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.16%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Route 53
5 1 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) VPN
2 11 (11.58%) Network Security
3 6 (6.32%) Internet
4 5 (5.26%) Firewall
4 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.11%) SAN
5 2 (2.11%) DNS
6 1 (1.05%) SSL
6 1 (1.05%) IPv6
6 1 (1.05%) BGP
6 1 (1.05%) PPTP
6 1 (1.05%) SS7
6 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.05%) IPsec
6 1 (1.05%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.05%) NAS
6 1 (1.05%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) MySQL
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.16%) Aerospike
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQLite
5 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) HBase
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Selenium
2 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.53%) JIRA
4 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.21%) PVCS
5 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.16%) Subversion
7 2 (2.11%) JUnit
7 2 (2.11%) Gradle
7 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.05%) FxCop
8 1 (1.05%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.05%) Moq
8 1 (1.05%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.05%) WiX
8 1 (1.05%) MSI
8 1 (1.05%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Electronics
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Developer
2 14 (14.74%) Consultant
3 13 (13.68%) Management Consultant
3 13 (13.68%) Service Management Consultant
4 12 (12.63%) Web Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.26%) Software Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Software Asset Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Tester
9 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) HTML
1 19 (20.00%) XML
1 19 (20.00%) jQuery
2 18 (18.95%) .NET
3 17 (17.89%) CSS
4 14 (14.74%) Web Services
5 13 (13.68%) XSLT
6 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
7 10 (10.53%) XHTML
7 10 (10.53%) Ajax
7 10 (10.53%) REST
8 9 (9.47%) LAMP
9 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.21%) JSON
9 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.21%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.11%) Ninject
11 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.42%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.21%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.21%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.21%) Physics
5 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.16%) CMDB
6 3 (3.16%) Clustering
7 2 (2.11%) PKI
7 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.05%) User Experience
8 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.16%) Linux
2 15 (15.79%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 10 (10.53%) Android
4 5 (5.26%) CentOS
4 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Debian
5 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) ITIL
2 23 (24.21%) Service Management
3 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.00%) DevOps
5 17 (17.89%) Service Desk Management
5 17 (17.89%) Scrum
6 10 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 10 (10.53%) User Stories
7 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.47%) Web Development
7 9 (9.47%) MVC
8 8 (8.42%) Automation Testing
9 7 (7.37%) Change Control
10 6 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.32%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.26%) Release Management
11 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) C#
2 22 (23.16%) PHP
3 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.84%) SQL
5 15 (15.79%) C++
6 13 (13.68%) Python
7 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.32%) Java
7 6 (6.32%) C
8 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.21%) Ruby
8 4 (4.21%) Embedded C
8 4 (4.21%) Embedded C++
8 4 (4.21%) ANSI C
9 3 (3.16%) XPath
9 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.11%) Perl
10 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.11%) CCNP
4 2 (2.11%) CCNA
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.05%) RHCE
5 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.05%) CISM
5 1 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
5 1 (1.05%) MCSA
5 1 (1.05%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.05%) NCDA
5 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.37%) Docker
4 4 (4.21%) Firmware
4 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) XenApp
5 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.11%) vSphere
5 2 (2.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.05%) KVM
6 1 (1.05%) Varnish
6 1 (1.05%) Ceph
6 1 (1.05%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.05%) iptables
6 1 (1.05%) Xen
6 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) Puppet
2 9 (9.47%) Vagrant
3 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.26%) Nagios
5 4 (4.21%) Ansible
6 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.05%) Cacti
7 1 (1.05%) Ganglia
7 1 (1.05%) Plesk
7 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) WSUS
7 1 (1.05%) SCCM
7 1 (1.05%) cPanel
7 1 (1.05%) Netcool
7 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.05%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) VMware
3 11 (11.58%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) SAP
6 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
8 2 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (2.11%) Apple
8 2 (2.11%) Wonderware
9 1 (1.05%) Veeam
9 1 (1.05%) F5
9 1 (1.05%) Percona
9 1 (1.05%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.05%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.05%) Juniper
9 1 (1.05%) NetApp
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Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
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