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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 834 846 861
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 57 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.043% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.046% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 20
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £22,958
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £60,000 £36,850
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +36.36%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Configuration Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 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 3 September 2015. 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 +21 46 £34,000 -15.00% 7
London 0 16 £30,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 12 £34,000 - 1
City of London +33 7 £30,000 -7.69%
Wales -1 6 £27,500 +12.24%
Northamptonshire - 6 £34,000 - 1
Northampton - 6 £34,000 - 1
South Wales -12 5 £27,500 +12.24%
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +13 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Leicestershire - 4 - -
Cardiff - 4 £27,500 -
Leicester - 4 - -
East of England +8 3 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
South East +3 2 £37,250 +28.44% 2
Hertfordshire -2 2 £42,500 -21.29%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £37,250 - 1
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £32,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £32,500 -
South West - 2 £32,500 -
Merseyside +16 1 - -
Leeds +14 1 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Scotland +7 1 £20,000 -29.82%
Glasgow +3 1 £20,000 -29.82%
Harrow +3 1 - -

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (52.38%) ITIL
2 50 (39.68%) Configuration Management
3 37 (29.37%) CMDB
4 35 (27.78%) Windows
5 33 (26.19%) Finance
6 30 (23.81%) Change Management
6 30 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (19.84%) Service Management
8 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (18.25%) SQL
10 21 (16.67%) Release Management
11 19 (15.08%) Management Information System
11 19 (15.08%) Active Directory
11 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
12 18 (14.29%) Linux
13 17 (13.49%) Windows 7
14 16 (12.70%) Oracle
14 16 (12.70%) Service Delivery
14 16 (12.70%) Banking
15 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (11.11%) Project Management
16 14 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database
17 13 (10.32%) DHCP
17 13 (10.32%) DNS
17 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
17 13 (10.32%) Tomcat
17 13 (10.32%) QA
18 11 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (8.73%) Automated Testing

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (10.32%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.73%) Apache
3 10 (7.94%) CMS
3 10 (7.94%) JBoss
4 6 (4.76%) IIS
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.38%) SAP PP
3 2 (1.59%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.59%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.32%) DHCP
1 13 (10.32%) DNS
2 2 (1.59%) SSL
2 2 (1.59%) Firewall
2 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.79%) Redis
6 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Ant
1 10 (7.94%) Hudson
1 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.14%) Subversion
2 9 (7.14%) JIRA
3 7 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.56%) FishEye
4 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.59%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.79%) Maven
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (26.19%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.38%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) .NET
2 6 (4.76%) XML
3 3 (2.38%) SAP ALE
3 3 (2.38%) CSS
3 3 (2.38%) Web Services
3 3 (2.38%) HTML
4 2 (1.59%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.37%) CMDB
2 30 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (15.08%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.97%) NHS
6 4 (3.17%) Statistics
7 3 (2.38%) EPoS
8 2 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.59%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.78%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Linux
3 17 (13.49%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.38%) Solaris
5 2 (1.59%) UNIX
5 2 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.38%) ITIL
2 50 (39.68%) Configuration Management
3 30 (23.81%) Change Management
4 25 (19.84%) Service Management
5 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (16.67%) Release Management
7 16 (12.70%) Service Delivery
8 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.11%) Project Management
9 14 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.73%) Automated Testing
11 10 (7.94%) Asset Management
11 10 (7.94%) Data Analysis
12 9 (7.14%) ITSM
12 9 (7.14%) Validation
12 9 (7.14%) ITIL V3
13 8 (6.35%) Open Source
13 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) SQL
2 11 (8.73%) PL/SQL
2 11 (8.73%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.38%) ABAP
3 3 (2.38%) Java
4 2 (1.59%) Perl
4 2 (1.59%) PHP
4 2 (1.59%) Python
4 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) LINC
5 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Degree
1 10 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) MCITP
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) CCNA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.32%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (15.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.79%) zsh
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (2.38%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Oracle
2 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.73%) Remedy
4 9 (7.14%) BMC
5 5 (3.97%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.97%) SAP
6 3 (2.38%) IBM
7 2 (1.59%) Citrix
7 2 (1.59%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) Altiris
8 1 (0.79%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.79%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.79%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.79%) Unisys
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