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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 824 888 808
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 79 40 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.034% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.036% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +64 69 £35,000 - 6
East Midlands +38 22 £34,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 22 £34,000 - 2
Northampton - 17 £34,000 - 1
London -9 16 £47,500 +13.09%
Yorkshire +12 11 £34,000 -2.85% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £32,000 -
South East -13 7 £35,000 +20.68%
West Midlands -15 6 £31,500 +2.43%
South West -15 4 £28,750 -29.87% 1
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Reading - 4 £35,000 -
East of England +16 3 £36,500 -2.66% 2
City of London +12 3 £24,000 -52.70%
Warwickshire -7 3 £28,000 -2.60%
Stratford-upon-Avon -8 3 £28,000 +9.80%
South Wales -11 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wales -15 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £36,500 -
Leeds - 3 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire -3 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cardiff -7 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Doncaster - 2 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 £30,000 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £55,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £30,750 - 1
Scotland - 2 £30,000 -

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 51 (42.15%) ITIL
2 39 (32.23%) Finance
3 38 (31.40%) Configuration Management
4 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
4 31 (25.62%) Active Directory
5 30 (24.79%) SQL
5 30 (24.79%) Windows
6 21 (17.36%) CMDB
7 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
8 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
8 17 (14.05%) Service Delivery
9 16 (13.22%) MS Office
9 16 (13.22%) Project Management
9 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (12.40%) CMS
10 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (12.40%) Windows 7
11 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
12 11 (9.09%) DHCP
12 11 (9.09%) DNS
12 11 (9.09%) Migration
12 11 (9.09%) Data Migration
12 11 (9.09%) Android
12 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
12 11 (9.09%) MobileIron
13 10 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (7.44%) Change Management
14 9 (7.44%) Workflow
14 9 (7.44%) Degree
14 9 (7.44%) LANDesk

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (12.40%) CMS
2 6 (4.96%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) SAS
4 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) PegaRULES
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.22%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.65%) SAP APO
2 2 (1.65%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) Maximo
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) DHCP
1 11 (9.09%) DNS
2 7 (5.79%) LAN
2 7 (5.79%) WAN
3 4 (3.31%) Firewall
4 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.31%) ClearQuest
2 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.65%) MSI
3 2 (1.65%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.65%) Subversion
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.65%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.65%) Ant
4 1 (0.83%) Selenium
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) Hudson
4 1 (0.83%) FishEye
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (32.23%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) .NET
2 5 (4.13%) XML
2 5 (4.13%) HTML
3 4 (3.31%) CSS
3 4 (3.31%) Software Packaging
4 3 (2.48%) Web Services
4 3 (2.48%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.83%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) CMDB
2 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.65%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Tandem
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) Windows 7
3 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.09%) Android
4 8 (6.61%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.31%) Linux
6 2 (1.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.15%) ITIL
2 38 (31.40%) Configuration Management
3 17 (14.05%) Service Delivery
4 16 (13.22%) Project Management
5 15 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.09%) Migration
7 11 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 10 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (7.44%) Change Management
9 9 (7.44%) Workflow
10 8 (6.61%) Requirements Management
10 8 (6.61%) Change Control
11 7 (5.79%) ITIL V3
11 7 (5.79%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.79%) Test Management
11 7 (5.79%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.96%) Service Management
12 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.79%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) Java
3 3 (2.48%) ABAP
3 3 (2.48%) VBA
4 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.83%) VB
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
5 1 (0.83%) Groovy
5 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.79%) MCSE
2 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) MCP
3 6 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCITP
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) CCNA
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 31 (25.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) SCCM
1 3 (2.48%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) MobileIron
3 9 (7.44%) LANDesk
4 8 (6.61%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) SAP
5 6 (4.96%) Citrix
6 4 (3.31%) Remedy
6 4 (3.31%) Altiris
7 3 (2.48%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.48%) LexisNexis
7 3 (2.48%) BMC
7 3 (2.48%) SunGard
7 3 (2.48%) HP
7 3 (2.48%) Serena
8 2 (1.65%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.65%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.83%) Laserfiche
9 1 (0.83%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) IBM
9 1 (0.83%) ILOG
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