The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 54 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.02% 0.71% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.90% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -22.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £26,000 £28,420
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £26,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Configuration Management
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 222 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.72% 79.29% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 285 200 313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
1 11 (55.00%) Open Source
2 10 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) Workflow
7 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) Android
8 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
8 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Web Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) HACMP
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) IBM AIX Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) XenServer
1 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (10.00%) GPFS
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Percona