The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 31 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 20 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.23% 0.39% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 0.47% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £29,220
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -1.23%
Configuration Management
West 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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 211 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 84.42% 82.75% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 209 116 102
Average salary £40,000 £38,765 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Solihull

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Solihull

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Time Management
5 10 (37.04%) NUnit
5 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 10 (37.04%) Open Source
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (37.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (33.33%) Workflow
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) EPiServer CMS
3 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 3 (11.11%) PABX
3 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 3 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Architect
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
1 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (37.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (37.04%) Open Source
3 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
1 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
1 10 (37.04%) Time Management
1 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Workflow
2 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (11.11%) B2B
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Brocade
5 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) EPiServer
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.70%) Veeam