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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 40 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.08% 2.19% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 2.73% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
215 256 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 82.69% 80.25% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 165 196 119
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
1 13 (76.47%) Retail
1 13 (76.47%) Fujitsu
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (47.06%) Workflow
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) IaaS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) SCCP
1 3 (17.65%) H.323
1 3 (17.65%) MGCP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (17.65%) VLAN
1 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
1 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
1 13 (76.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XMPP
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Fujitsu
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) EPiServer
5 1 (5.88%) Telerik