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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 58 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.02% 1.57% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.02% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.75%
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
510 396 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 85.86% 77.95% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 428 318 292
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016. 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 -3 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (94.12%) AWS CloudFormation
2 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (88.24%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) Bash Shell
2 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 15 (88.24%) High Availability
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (88.24%) Ruby
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 13 (76.47%) AWS Certification
4 12 (70.59%) Build Automation
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) WinRunner
6 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
6 1 (5.88%) V-Model
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (94.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.88%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) AWS Developer
2 11 (64.71%) AWS Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (88.24%) DevOps
1 15 (88.24%) High Availability
2 12 (70.59%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) V-Model
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Bash Shell
1 15 (88.24%) Java
1 15 (88.24%) Ruby
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft