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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank - 50 52
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 0 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 2.94% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.87% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 16
Average salary - £35,232 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
472 413 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 77.12% 75.78% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 396 364 421
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,363 £28,636 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) HACMP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) GPFS
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Percona
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Support
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) HACMP
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) GPFS
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Peregrine
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Percona
3 1 (16.67%) SAP