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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 42 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 18 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.96% 0.98% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 1.15% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,600 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
361 434 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.34% 85.10% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 281 383 390
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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 +15 14 £45,000 +8.43%
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Puppet
2 18 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (60.71%) PowerShell
3 17 (60.71%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) UNIX
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) DevOps
6 10 (35.71%) ITIL
7 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
7 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
8 8 (28.57%) Sun Certification
8 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 8 (28.57%) Replication
8 8 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) SAN
8 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) VPN
8 8 (28.57%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) Service Management
9 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (21.43%) Build Automation
10 6 (21.43%) Ruby

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 8 (28.57%) VPN
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
1 8 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) X.509
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.86%) Billing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.57%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) XML
2 7 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) OAuth
5 1 (3.57%) SPNEGO
5 1 (3.57%) SAML
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) Build Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Change Control
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) E-business
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) Use Case
8 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
1 17 (60.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
2 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Ruby
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) C
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Sun Certification
2 5 (17.86%) AWS Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) Puppet
1 18 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Siemens
2 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock