The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 54 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.29% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
334 453 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.61% 73.18% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 283 420 424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Configuration Management
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 8 £45,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £40,000 -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (68.75%) Web Services
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) JSON
4 16 (50.00%) Java
5 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 14 (43.75%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) Linux
5 14 (43.75%) UNIX
5 14 (43.75%) CRM
5 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 14 (43.75%) Puppet
6 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (37.50%) SAN
6 12 (37.50%) VPN
6 12 (37.50%) DNS
6 12 (37.50%) Firewall
7 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (34.38%) WCF
7 11 (34.38%) WPF
7 11 (34.38%) Silverlight
7 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
7 11 (34.38%) .NET
7 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
7 11 (34.38%) SOAP
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 10 (31.25%) Sun Certification
8 10 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 10 (31.25%) PowerShell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) VPN
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
1 12 (37.50%) SAN
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) SMTP
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) X.509
4 2 (6.25%) SSL
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.13%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (21.88%) ReSharper
3 7 (21.88%) NUnit
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (15.63%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Fiddler
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Web Services
2 19 (59.38%) JSON
3 11 (34.38%) WCF
3 11 (34.38%) WPF
3 11 (34.38%) Silverlight
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) SOAP
4 8 (25.00%) XML
5 7 (21.88%) Reactive Extensions
5 7 (21.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 2 (6.25%) SAML
7 2 (6.25%) Java EE
7 2 (6.25%) OAuth
7 2 (6.25%) SPNEGO
8 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Debian
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) CRM
2 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.88%) MVVM
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Workflow
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) C
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Sun Certification
2 7 (21.88%) MCITP
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (25.00%) KVM
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) Puppet
2 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.13%) NetApp
3 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss