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 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 Analyst
Rank 852 845 781
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 45 45 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.041% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.043% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 83
Average salary £41,500 £31,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.80% -9.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014 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 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
England +1 42 £41,500 +27.69% 7
London +32 26 £41,500 +28.68% 2
City of London +30 9 £41,500 +32.80% 1
South East +17 8 £50,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £48,750 - 2
South West -6 3 £31,500 +65.78% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Harrow - 3 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £31,500 -
South Wales +11 2 £31,250 -
Wales +8 2 £31,250 -
Cardiff +5 2 £31,250 -
Yorkshire -32 2 £51,250 +46.42%
High Wycombe - 2 £48,750 -
East Midlands +26 1 £32,500 - 1
Surrey -4 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands -8 1 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire -17 1 £52,500 +75.00%
East of England -20 1 £52,500 +47.88%
Wimbledon - 1 £70,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £31,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £40,000 -
Goole - 1 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £32,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £52,500 - 1

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (56.00%) ITIL
2 52 (52.00%) Configuration Management
3 38 (38.00%) CMDB
4 36 (36.00%) Finance
5 28 (28.00%) SQL
6 19 (19.00%) ITSM
7 17 (17.00%) MS Office
7 17 (17.00%) Change Control
8 16 (16.00%) ServiceNow
9 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (15.00%) SaaS
10 14 (14.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (12.00%) Project Management
12 12 (12.00%) SAP
12 12 (12.00%) Java
13 11 (11.00%) Change Management
13 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
13 11 (11.00%) Banking
13 11 (11.00%) CMS
14 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
14 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
15 9 (9.00%) Migration
15 9 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (9.00%) General Ledger
15 9 (9.00%) SAP FI
15 9 (9.00%) SAP FI/CO
15 9 (9.00%) SAP CO

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (11.00%) CMS
2 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Office
2 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) SAP FI
1 9 (9.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (9.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (6.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) LAN
1 5 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.00%) ClearQuest
3 4 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Ant
5 2 (2.00%) MSI
5 2 (2.00%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.00%) PVCS
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) Hudson
6 1 (1.00%) FishEye
6 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) General Ledger
4 6 (6.00%) Billing
5 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.00%) J2EE
3 2 (2.00%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.00%) CMDB
2 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) Tandem
6 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) UNIX
2 5 (5.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) ITIL
2 52 (52.00%) Configuration Management
3 19 (19.00%) ITSM
4 17 (17.00%) Change Control
5 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.00%) Project Management
7 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.00%) Change Management
8 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.00%) Migration
9 9 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.00%) Requirements Management
10 8 (8.00%) Workflow
11 7 (7.00%) Service Management
11 7 (7.00%) ITIL V3
12 6 (6.00%) Release Management
12 6 (6.00%) CRM
12 6 (6.00%) Analytics
13 5 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) Java
3 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.00%) C
5 3 (3.00%) C++
5 3 (3.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.00%) ABAP
5 3 (3.00%) VBA
6 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (1.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
1 1 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) ServiceNow
2 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.00%) SAP
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) SunGard
5 3 (3.00%) Remedy
5 3 (3.00%) MKS
5 3 (3.00%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.00%) HP
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