The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 48 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.71% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.91% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 220 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.05% 77.74% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 174 174 146
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,049 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

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 29 July 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 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Retail
1 17 (85.00%) Fujitsu
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (45.00%) Workflow
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (25.00%) Change Control
6 4 (20.00%) Migration

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (45.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) EPiServer CMS
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) VoIP
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
1 3 (15.00%) MGCP
1 3 (15.00%) SCCP
1 3 (15.00%) H.323
1 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Business Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XMPP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Workflow
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ISEB
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) NFS
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Fujitsu
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) EPiServer
6 1 (5.00%) Telerik