The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 64 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.77% 2.35% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.90% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Configuration Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 379 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.21% 80.98% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 470 312 464
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Suffolk

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -18 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) AWS Certification
4 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) BYOD
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) HP Storage

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) HP Storage
1 2 (25.00%) BYOD
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) VMware