The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 44 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.49% 1.95% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.36% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Configuration Management
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 212 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 90.15% 82.49% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 168 147 164
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Stockport

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Change Control
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) LINQ
4 5 (50.00%) Wonderware
4 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (50.00%) Ninject
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) Gradle
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Hibernate

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SS7
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (10.00%) WiX
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) FxCop
4 1 (10.00%) StyleCop
4 1 (10.00%) Moq
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
1 5 (50.00%) LINQ
1 5 (50.00%) Ninject
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Change Control
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperic
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Percona