The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 85 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.81% 0.34% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.46% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £47,500 £53,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.79% +33.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,850 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £68,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +11.56%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 437 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.91% 73.32% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 766 399 488
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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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
Northampton -21 6 £49,250 +44.85%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 26 (55.32%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) CMDB
3 19 (40.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (38.30%) CMS
5 17 (36.17%) Change Management
5 17 (36.17%) Asset Management
6 12 (25.53%) QA
7 11 (23.40%) People Management
8 10 (21.28%) Time Management
8 10 (21.28%) SAN
9 9 (19.15%) HP
10 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
10 6 (12.77%) C
10 6 (12.77%) Windows
10 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (12.77%) NAS
10 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
11 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.51%) Project Management
13 3 (6.38%) DNS
13 3 (6.38%) Cisco
13 3 (6.38%) SQL
13 3 (6.38%) Firewall
13 3 (6.38%) Replication
13 3 (6.38%) WSUS
13 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
13 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (38.30%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) NAS
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
4 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) Extranet
4 2 (4.26%) 3G
4 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.26%) 4G
5 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Configuration Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) Analyst
5 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
1 2 (4.26%) XML
1 2 (4.26%) XSL
1 2 (4.26%) Ajax
1 2 (4.26%) WCF
1 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
1 2 (4.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) CMDB
2 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) iPhone
4 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.26%) DTV
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (36.17%) Asset Management
3 17 (36.17%) Change Management
4 11 (23.40%) People Management
5 10 (21.28%) Time Management
6 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Web Design
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.26%) Release Management
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) APMP
2 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) WSUS
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) HP
2 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.13%) VMware