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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 39 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.50% 2.99% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 3.66% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £31,250 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
205 246 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.78% 81.73% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 187 177 162
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) NUnit
4 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Time Management
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 10 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (25.00%) F5
6 5 (25.00%) PABX
6 5 (25.00%) Network Management
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Brocade
6 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) OSPF
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (25.00%) PABX
1 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Architect
3 9 (45.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) C# Architect
3 9 (45.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Senior .NET Architect
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Architect
3 9 (45.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 10 (50.00%) Time Management
1 10 (50.00%) Open Source
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) B2B
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Brocade
2 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) EMC