The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 56 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 15 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.44% 0.45% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.53% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Average salary £28,780 £26,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.69% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,868 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £26,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Configuration Management
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
511 378 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.22% 85.14% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 430 323 343
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £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 Tyne and Wear

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 13 £30,390 +16.88%
Gateshead - 2 £21,500 -
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Open Source
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
7 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Service Management
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.50%) Workflow
9 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 2 (8.33%) HACMP
10 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
10 2 (8.33%) XenApp

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Web Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) HACMP
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
4 1 (4.17%) RIA
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCDST
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenServer
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) GPFS
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.17%) Percona
4 1 (4.17%) Peregrine
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) SAP