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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 76 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 6 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.65% 3.74% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 4.58% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 12
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,700 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £53,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
800 764 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.77% 81.62% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 727 690 447
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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
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 27 August 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
Northampton -18 3 £45,000 -
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 20 (83.33%) Finance
1 20 (83.33%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Management
2 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
3 10 (41.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 10 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (41.67%) System Testing
3 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Demand Management
3 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) UNIX
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) JBoss
4 9 (37.50%) COBOL
4 9 (37.50%) VB
4 9 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) DB2
4 9 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
4 9 (37.50%) SSL
4 9 (37.50%) IBM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) CICS
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (37.50%) JBoss
1 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) FTP
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
1 9 (37.50%) SSL
1 9 (37.50%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) DB2
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
1 9 (37.50%) Hudson
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
1 20 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Environment Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Environment Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Sales Executive
4 2 (8.33%) IT Sales Executive
4 2 (8.33%) Software Sales Executive
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
1 9 (37.50%) XML
1 9 (37.50%) Middleware
1 9 (37.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) UNIX
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Test Management
1 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
2 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Demand Management
2 10 (41.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 10 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (41.67%) System Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (37.50%) Workflow
3 9 (37.50%) Workflow Management
3 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 9 (37.50%) VB
2 9 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) REXX
2 9 (37.50%) JCL
2 9 (37.50%) COBOL
2 9 (37.50%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) AWK
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) CA Endevor
1 9 (37.50%) Puppet
1 9 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
2 9 (37.50%) Informatica
2 9 (37.50%) F5
2 9 (37.50%) New Relic
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Endeca
3 1 (4.17%) hybris