The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 74 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 9 6 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.16% 1.07% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.27% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 36
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Configuration Management
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 471 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.52% 84.11% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 592 384 514
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (58.33%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Code Coverage
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 5 (41.67%) Maven
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Build Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Trainee
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Code Coverage
1 5 (41.67%) Workflow
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) CAD
4 2 (16.67%) CAE
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy