The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 166 167 179
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 72 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 1.05% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.28% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 38 66
Average salary £35,000 £37,123 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £46,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Configuration Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in the North West

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester +25 45 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Cheshire -6 22 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Lancashire -13 4 £32,250 -13.12% 1
Cumbria -4 1 £27,500 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (23.42%) ITIL
2 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.89%) C#
4 31 (19.62%) Service Management
5 30 (18.99%) Change Control
6 29 (18.35%) Degree
7 28 (17.72%) Linux
8 27 (17.09%) SQL
8 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
8 27 (17.09%) Web Services
8 27 (17.09%) Microsoft
8 27 (17.09%) Finance
9 25 (15.82%) Puppet
9 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (15.19%) .NET
11 23 (14.56%) PHP
12 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
12 22 (13.92%) jQuery
13 21 (13.29%) Python
13 21 (13.29%) Scrum
14 20 (12.66%) Software Engineering
14 20 (12.66%) Java
14 20 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (12.03%) Problem Management
15 19 (12.03%) Mentoring
15 19 (12.03%) HTML
16 18 (11.39%) Oracle
16 18 (11.39%) XML
16 18 (11.39%) DevOps
17 17 (10.76%) CSS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (5.70%) Apache
2 7 (4.43%) nginx
3 6 (3.80%) Confluence
4 5 (3.16%) IIS
4 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.53%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.53%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.53%) SAS
6 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.27%) WordPress
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.27%) JBoss
7 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.63%) Site Server
8 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.63%) CMS
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.80%) MS Office
3 4 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.49%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (2.53%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.90%) SaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.63%) Route 53
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.33%) VPN
2 9 (5.70%) Network Security
2 9 (5.70%) NAS
3 8 (5.06%) SAN
3 8 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.43%) Internet
5 6 (3.80%) MPLS
6 5 (3.16%) Firewall
7 3 (1.90%) BGP
7 3 (1.90%) WAN
7 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.27%) 4G
8 2 (1.27%) IPsec
8 2 (1.27%) ISDN
8 2 (1.27%) ADSL
8 2 (1.27%) SSL
8 2 (1.27%) IPv6
9 1 (0.63%) DSL
9 1 (0.63%) PPTP
9 1 (0.63%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) MySQL
3 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.80%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.16%) DB2
5 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.53%) HBase
6 4 (2.53%) Big Data
6 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.90%) Aerospike
8 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) JIRA
1 12 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.70%) Selenium
4 8 (5.06%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.16%) Maven
7 4 (2.53%) Gradle
7 4 (2.53%) Subversion
7 4 (2.53%) PVCS
7 4 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.53%) JUnit
8 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.90%) Calabash
9 2 (1.27%) Hudson
9 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.27%) Ant
10 1 (0.63%) MSI
10 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
General
1 27 (17.09%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Banking
3 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.16%) Retail
5 4 (2.53%) Electronics
5 4 (2.53%) Billing
5 4 (2.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (19.62%) Developer
2 17 (10.76%) Analyst
2 17 (10.76%) Administrator
3 13 (8.23%) Consultant
3 13 (8.23%) Management Consultant
3 13 (8.23%) Service Management Consultant
4 12 (7.59%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.96%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.33%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.70%) Storage Administrator
8 8 (5.06%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Software Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.80%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) Web Services
2 24 (15.19%) .NET
3 22 (13.92%) jQuery
4 19 (12.03%) HTML
5 18 (11.39%) XML
6 17 (10.76%) CSS
7 12 (7.59%) Ajax
7 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET
8 11 (6.96%) XSLT
9 10 (6.33%) REST
9 10 (6.33%) XHTML
10 9 (5.70%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.70%) WCF
11 7 (4.43%) Spring
12 6 (3.80%) LINQ
12 6 (3.80%) Ninject
12 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.16%) JSON
13 5 (3.16%) RESTful
14 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.43%) PMI
5 7 (4.43%) CMDB
6 6 (3.80%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.16%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.16%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.16%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.53%) User Experience
8 4 (2.53%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.53%) Physics
8 4 (2.53%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.53%) Statistics
8 4 (2.53%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.90%) PKI
10 2 (1.27%) Clustering
11 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.72%) Linux
2 17 (10.76%) Windows
3 6 (3.80%) Android
3 6 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.53%) CentOS
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) ITIL
2 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.62%) Service Management
4 30 (18.99%) Change Control
5 21 (13.29%) Scrum
6 20 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 19 (12.03%) Problem Management
7 19 (12.03%) Mentoring
8 18 (11.39%) DevOps
9 16 (10.13%) Service Desk Management
10 13 (8.23%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (7.59%) Project Management
12 11 (6.96%) Web Development
12 11 (6.96%) Release Management
12 11 (6.96%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.96%) People Management
13 10 (6.33%) Service Delivery
14 9 (5.70%) MVC
14 9 (5.70%) Asset Management
14 9 (5.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.89%) C#
2 27 (17.09%) SQL
3 23 (14.56%) PHP
4 22 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.29%) Python
6 20 (12.66%) Java
7 11 (6.96%) C
7 11 (6.96%) C++
8 10 (6.33%) Ruby
9 9 (5.70%) Perl
9 9 (5.70%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.53%) R
10 4 (2.53%) RPG
10 4 (2.53%) Embedded C
10 4 (2.53%) Embedded C++
10 4 (2.53%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (18.35%) Degree
2 9 (5.70%) ISEB
3 7 (4.43%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.53%) CCNP
4 4 (2.53%) CCNA
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.63%) CISM
6 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.63%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.16%) QA
3 4 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.53%) vSphere
3 4 (2.53%) Firmware
4 3 (1.90%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) XenApp
5 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (15.82%) Puppet
2 13 (8.23%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.16%) Nagios
3 5 (3.16%) Ansible
4 4 (2.53%) Netcool
5 3 (1.90%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.27%) Ganglia
6 2 (1.27%) WSUS
6 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.63%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 27 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.39%) Oracle
3 16 (10.13%) VMware
4 12 (7.59%) IBM
5 7 (4.43%) Cisco
5 7 (4.43%) EMC
6 6 (3.80%) Wonderware
7 5 (3.16%) SAP
8 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.53%) Perforce
8 4 (2.53%) HP
9 3 (1.90%) Citrix
9 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.90%) BT
9 3 (1.90%) Veeam
10 2 (1.27%) Google
10 2 (1.27%) Apple
11 1 (0.63%) Dell
11 1 (0.63%) Sybase
11 1 (0.63%) Aquila
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus and corporate ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + training, progression, 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45080 - £76400 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Pacakge
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago