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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 123 147 155
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 53 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.51% 1.08% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.30% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 39
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
2899 3228 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.66% 83.24% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2389 2644 2840
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 May 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 May 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
Salford - 3 £30,000 -
Altrincham -2 2 £27,000 -40.00%
Stockport +4 1 - -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (26.73%) ITIL
2 26 (25.74%) Change Control
3 25 (24.75%) C#
4 23 (22.77%) SQL
5 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
6 21 (20.79%) Finance
6 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.79%) Degree
7 19 (18.81%) Web Services
8 18 (17.82%) Service Management
9 17 (16.83%) .NET
9 17 (16.83%) PHP
9 17 (16.83%) Linux
9 17 (16.83%) jQuery
9 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (15.84%) Puppet
10 16 (15.84%) HTML
10 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
10 16 (15.84%) XML
10 16 (15.84%) Scrum
11 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
11 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
11 15 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.85%) Service Desk Management
12 14 (13.86%) CSS
13 13 (12.87%) MySQL
13 13 (12.87%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (11.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 12 (11.88%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (7.92%) Apache
1 8 (7.92%) nginx
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) WordPress
4 1 (0.99%) Site Server
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.87%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.97%) SaaS
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.99%) Route 53
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) VPN
2 7 (6.93%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) Network Security
3 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.96%) Firewall
4 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.97%) BGP
5 2 (1.98%) SSL
5 2 (1.98%) IPv6
5 2 (1.98%) IPsec
6 1 (0.99%) Broadband
6 1 (0.99%) NAS
6 1 (0.99%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.99%) SAN
6 1 (0.99%) PPTP
6 1 (0.99%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.97%) Aerospike
4 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) SQLite
6 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.94%) Selenium
3 4 (3.96%) PVCS
3 4 (3.96%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) Subversion
4 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.98%) JUnit
5 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) FxCop
6 1 (0.99%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.99%) Moq
6 1 (0.99%) Hudson
6 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.99%) WiX
6 1 (0.99%) Gradle
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.99%) MSI
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
2 5 (4.95%) Retail
3 4 (3.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Analyst
3 12 (11.88%) Management Consultant
3 12 (11.88%) Consultant
3 12 (11.88%) Service Management Consultant
4 9 (8.91%) Web Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Administrator
5 8 (7.92%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.92%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.94%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.81%) Web Services
2 17 (16.83%) .NET
2 17 (16.83%) jQuery
3 16 (15.84%) HTML
3 16 (15.84%) XML
4 14 (13.86%) CSS
5 11 (10.89%) Ajax
6 10 (9.90%) XSLT
6 10 (9.90%) XHTML
6 10 (9.90%) REST
7 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.95%) WCF
8 5 (4.95%) LINQ
8 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.95%) Ninject
9 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.96%) JSON
9 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.97%) LAMP
10 3 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.94%) PMI
4 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.96%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.96%) Physics
6 3 (2.97%) PKI
7 2 (1.98%) CMDB
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) Open Source
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.83%) Linux
2 10 (9.90%) Windows
3 4 (3.96%) Android
3 4 (3.96%) CentOS
3 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) Solaris
4 1 (0.99%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.99%) Debian
4 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) ITIL
2 26 (25.74%) Change Control
3 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.82%) Service Management
5 16 (15.84%) Scrum
6 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
6 15 (14.85%) Service Desk Management
7 11 (10.89%) DevOps
8 9 (8.91%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (8.91%) Web Development
8 9 (8.91%) Release Management
9 8 (7.92%) Wealth Management
9 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.94%) CMMI
10 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.94%) RUP
10 6 (5.94%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.94%) Project Management
10 6 (5.94%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) C#
2 23 (22.77%) SQL
3 17 (16.83%) PHP
4 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.88%) Python
6 9 (8.91%) C++
7 5 (4.95%) Java
7 5 (4.95%) C
7 5 (4.95%) Ruby
7 5 (4.95%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.96%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.96%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.97%) XPath
9 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.97%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (20.79%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) ISEB
3 6 (5.94%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.97%) CCNP
4 3 (2.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.99%) CISSP
5 1 (0.99%) CISM
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) Firmware
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
5 1 (0.99%) Docker
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) Puppet
2 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.94%) Nagios
4 3 (2.97%) Ansible
5 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.98%) Cacti
6 1 (0.99%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.99%) SCCM
6 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.99%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle
3 10 (9.90%) VMware
4 5 (4.95%) Wonderware
4 5 (4.95%) SAP
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
5 4 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) Citrix
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco
7 2 (1.98%) Apple
7 2 (1.98%) Percona
8 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.99%) Aquila
8 1 (0.99%) Sybase
8 1 (0.99%) HP
8 1 (0.99%) Dell
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