The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 844 834 787
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 59 30 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.027% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.029% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,958 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK.

Configuration Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Configuration Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
England +13 55 £40,000 +14.28% 7
London +20 35 £46,500 +21.56% 2
Harrow - 13 £40,000 -
East of England - 8 £40,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £40,000 -
Luton - 6 £40,000 -
City of London -1 4 £45,500 - 1
South East -14 4 £29,000 -19.44% 1
Leeds -23 4 £37,500 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -25 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire -31 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Hampshire -3 3 £29,000 -
Manchester - 3 £22,500 -
South Wales - 3 £24,500 -
Wales - 3 £24,500 -
North West - 3 £22,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £16,500 -
Bury - 2 £22,500 -
Glasgow -10 1 £28,500 -30.48%
Scotland -17 1 £28,500 -30.48%
East Midlands -19 1 £37,500 +63.34% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £54,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Analyst in their job title 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 with Configuration Analyst in their job title.

1 66 (65.35%) Configuration Management
2 56 (55.45%) ITIL
3 44 (43.56%) SQL
4 32 (31.68%) Java
5 31 (30.69%) CMDB
6 23 (22.77%) VBA
6 23 (22.77%) Oracle
6 23 (22.77%) Finance
7 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
7 22 (21.78%) UNIX
8 20 (19.80%) Management Information System
9 19 (18.81%) C++
10 18 (17.82%) ServiceNow
11 16 (15.84%) Linux
12 14 (13.86%) ITSM
13 13 (12.87%) SaaS
13 13 (12.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
14 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
14 12 (11.88%) J2EE
15 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
15 11 (10.89%) Change Management
15 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
15 11 (10.89%) MKS
15 11 (10.89%) Analytics
15 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (9.90%) Service Management
16 10 (9.90%) MS Office
17 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
18 8 (7.92%) Change Control

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Analyst in their job title 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 with Configuration Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.95%) CMS
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS Office
2 5 (4.95%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.98%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.98%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Subversion
2 3 (2.97%) Maven
2 3 (2.97%) Ant
2 3 (2.97%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.97%) Hudson
2 3 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.99%) ClearQuest
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
2 6 (5.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Billing
3 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) J2EE
2 5 (4.95%) XML
3 4 (3.96%) .NET
4 2 (1.98%) HTML
5 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) CMDB
2 20 (19.80%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.78%) UNIX
2 16 (15.84%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) Configuration Management
2 56 (55.45%) ITIL
3 14 (13.86%) ITSM
4 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.89%) Change Management
4 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (10.89%) Analytics
5 10 (9.90%) Service Management
6 8 (7.92%) Change Control
7 6 (5.94%) Release Management
7 6 (5.94%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.94%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.95%) Migration
8 5 (4.95%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.97%) ITIL V2
9 3 (2.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) SQL
2 32 (31.68%) Java
3 23 (22.77%) VBA
4 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
5 19 (18.81%) C++
6 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.95%) C
8 3 (2.97%) C#
9 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.99%) ABAP
10 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Oracle
2 18 (17.82%) ServiceNow
3 11 (10.89%) MKS
4 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) Splunk
6 3 (2.97%) Remedy
7 2 (1.98%) Serena
8 1 (0.99%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.99%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.99%) SunGard
8 1 (0.99%) HP
8 1 (0.99%) LexisNexis
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