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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 828 892 819
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 71 40 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.034% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.036% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 61 31 58
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 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 27 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 +52 58 £35,000 -6.66% 7
East Midlands - 18 £34,500 -
Northamptonshire - 18 £34,500 -
Northampton - 16 £35,000 -
London +28 14 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire +28 13 £35,000 +40.00%
West Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 -
West Midlands -23 5 £35,000 +27.27%
South Yorkshire +2 4 £40,000 +60.00%
South West -21 4 £27,500 -32.92%
Wales - 4 £37,500 -
South Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Doncaster - 4 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +27 3 £37,500 - 2
City of London +21 3 £24,000 -52.70% 2
East of England +19 3 £37,500 - 3
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +24 2 £30,000 -
Scotland +20 2 £30,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £30,000 -
Somerset - 2 £27,500 -
York - 2 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £22,500 -
Bath - 2 £27,500 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £45,000 -
Cwmbran - 2 £30,000 -
Leeds - 2 £28,750 -
South East +8 1 - - 1

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 44 (35.77%) ITIL
2 40 (32.52%) Finance
3 37 (30.08%) Configuration Management
4 36 (29.27%) Windows
5 34 (27.64%) Active Directory
6 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
6 31 (25.20%) SQL
7 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
8 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
9 19 (15.45%) Service Delivery
9 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (14.63%) CMDB
10 18 (14.63%) Windows 7
10 18 (14.63%) MS Office
11 15 (12.20%) Project Management
12 14 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.57%) Migration
14 12 (9.76%) DHCP
14 12 (9.76%) DNS
14 12 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (8.94%) Apple iOS
15 11 (8.94%) MobileIron
15 11 (8.94%) Android
15 11 (8.94%) Data Migration
15 11 (8.94%) .NET
15 11 (8.94%) CMS
16 10 (8.13%) Workflow
16 10 (8.13%) Change Management
17 9 (7.32%) Asset Management
17 9 (7.32%) Degree

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 11 (8.94%) CMS
2 8 (6.50%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) SAS
4 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) JBoss
5 2 (1.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) SAP APO
1 4 (3.25%) SAP PP
1 4 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) DHCP
1 12 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) LAN
3 3 (2.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.25%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.44%) Subversion
4 3 (2.44%) JIRA
4 3 (2.44%) Ant
5 2 (1.63%) Hudson
5 2 (1.63%) FishEye
5 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.63%) MSI
5 2 (1.63%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.63%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.81%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (32.52%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Banking
3 3 (2.44%) Advertising
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 4 (3.25%) CSS
2 4 (3.25%) XML
2 4 (3.25%) SAP ALE
2 4 (3.25%) HTML
2 4 (3.25%) Software Packaging
3 3 (2.44%) Web Services
4 2 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.81%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.63%) CMDB
3 8 (6.50%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.44%) NHS
7 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.63%) Open Source
7 2 (1.63%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.63%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.27%) Windows
2 18 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 11 (8.94%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.94%) Android
4 8 (6.50%) Mac OS
5 5 (4.07%) Linux
6 2 (1.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) ITIL
2 37 (30.08%) Configuration Management
3 19 (15.45%) Service Delivery
4 15 (12.20%) Project Management
5 14 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.57%) Migration
7 12 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (8.94%) Data Migration
9 10 (8.13%) Change Management
9 10 (8.13%) Workflow
10 9 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 9 (7.32%) Test Management
10 9 (7.32%) Change Control
11 8 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (6.50%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.50%) Requirements Management
12 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.69%) Service Management
13 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2
13 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) Java
3 4 (3.25%) ABAP
4 3 (2.44%) VBA
4 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) Groovy
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.69%) MCSE
3 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) MCP
4 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.81%) MCITP
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) MCSA
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 34 (27.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) SCCM
1 3 (2.44%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.94%) MobileIron
3 9 (7.32%) LANDesk
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) SAP
4 6 (4.88%) Citrix
5 5 (4.07%) Remedy
6 4 (3.25%) Altiris
6 4 (3.25%) BMC
7 3 (2.44%) SunGard
7 3 (2.44%) HP
7 3 (2.44%) VMware
7 3 (2.44%) Serena
7 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.44%) LexisNexis
8 2 (1.63%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) ILOG
9 1 (0.81%) Laserfiche
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