The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 62 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 13 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.97% 2.44% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.89% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Configuration Management
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 554 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 88.48% 84.58% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 519 510 283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 Northampton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Northampton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 20 (95.24%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Test Management
3 12 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 11 (52.38%) Demand Management
4 11 (52.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 11 (52.38%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (52.38%) System Testing
4 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Project Management
4 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (42.86%) Workflow Management
6 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 9 (42.86%) Ruby
6 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
6 9 (42.86%) Java EE
6 9 (42.86%) JIRA
6 9 (42.86%) CA Endevor
6 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 9 (42.86%) Confluence
6 9 (42.86%) Puppet
6 9 (42.86%) Hudson
6 9 (42.86%) F5
6 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (42.86%) JBoss
1 9 (42.86%) CICS
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 9 (42.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) FTP
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) SSL
1 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) DB2
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) HP UFT
1 9 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 9 (42.86%) JIRA
1 9 (42.86%) Hudson
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 20 (95.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Environment Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) SOAP
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) Middleware
1 9 (42.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Test Management
1 12 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 11 (52.38%) Demand Management
2 11 (52.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 11 (52.38%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (52.38%) System Testing
2 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Workflow
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Workflow Management
4 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) COBOL
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) Perl
1 9 (42.86%) VB
1 9 (42.86%) Python
1 9 (42.86%) REXX
1 9 (42.86%) JCL
1 9 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) CA Endevor
1 9 (42.86%) Puppet
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
1 9 (42.86%) Informatica
1 9 (42.86%) F5
1 9 (42.86%) New Relic