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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 838 898 823
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 64 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.034% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.036% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 48
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,419 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.31%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 July 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 +39 55 £35,750 -10.62% 9
London +21 25 £53,000 -3.63% 4
East Midlands +13 10 £35,000 -6.66%
Northamptonshire +4 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Northampton +2 8 £33,750 -10.00%
Wales - 7 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £28,500 - 1
City of London +33 5 £38,500 +26.39% 4
Yorkshire +6 5 £40,000 +60.00%
East of England +5 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Birmingham - 5 £27,750 - 1
Harrow +9 4 - -
Wimbledon - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 £28,750 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Swansea - 3 £27,500 -
South West - 3 £32,500 - 1
West Wales - 3 £27,500 -
South Yorkshire +1 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Bedford - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £38,250 -
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £25,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £32,500 -
Cwmbran - 2 £30,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £30,000 -
Aberdeen +26 1 £31,500 +5.00%
South East +11 1 £37,500 +29.31% 1

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 62 (43.06%) ITIL
2 48 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 45 (31.25%) Windows
4 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 36 (25.00%) Finance
5 33 (22.92%) SQL
6 31 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (17.36%) Service Delivery
8 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 23 (15.97%) Change Management
10 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (15.28%) Windows 7
11 21 (14.58%) CMDB
11 21 (14.58%) Service Management
12 20 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 20 (13.89%) Oracle
13 18 (12.50%) Project Management
14 16 (11.11%) Asset Management
14 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
14 16 (11.11%) Release Management
15 15 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (10.42%) Linux
15 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
16 14 (9.72%) CMS
16 14 (9.72%) DHCP
16 14 (9.72%) DNS
16 14 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (9.03%) Oracle Database
17 13 (9.03%) Tomcat

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (9.72%) CMS
2 13 (9.03%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.64%) Apache
4 10 (6.94%) JBoss
5 6 (4.17%) IIS
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.69%) SAS
8 1 (0.69%) PegaRULES
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.94%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) SAP PP
1 5 (3.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.78%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.69%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) DHCP
1 14 (9.72%) DNS
2 2 (1.39%) SSL
2 2 (1.39%) Firewall
2 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.39%) LAN
2 2 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.69%) Redis
6 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) JIRA
1 10 (6.94%) Hudson
1 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.25%) Subversion
2 9 (6.25%) Ant
3 7 (4.86%) FishEye
4 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Advertising
3 3 (2.08%) Back Office
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.94%) .NET
2 5 (3.47%) XML
2 5 (3.47%) SAP ALE
3 4 (2.78%) HTML
3 4 (2.78%) CSS
3 4 (2.78%) Software Packaging
4 3 (2.08%) Web Services
5 2 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.69%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.69%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.58%) CMDB
3 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.47%) Statistics
5 5 (3.47%) NHS
6 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.39%) EPoS
7 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.25%) Windows
2 22 (15.28%) Windows 7
3 15 (10.42%) Linux
4 9 (6.25%) Android
4 9 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.06%) ITIL
2 48 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 25 (17.36%) Service Delivery
4 23 (15.97%) Change Management
5 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (14.58%) Service Management
7 18 (12.50%) Project Management
8 16 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 16 (11.11%) Release Management
9 15 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (7.64%) Test Management
12 11 (7.64%) Automated Testing
13 8 (5.56%) Data Analysis
14 7 (4.86%) Validation
14 7 (4.86%) Migration
14 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (4.86%) Open Source
15 6 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.92%) SQL
2 12 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.64%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.47%) ABAP
5 4 (2.78%) Java
6 3 (2.08%) VBA
7 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.39%) PHP
7 2 (1.39%) Groovy
7 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.69%) C#
8 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.47%) MCSE
6 4 (2.78%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) MCITP
7 1 (0.69%) MCSA
7 1 (0.69%) CCNA
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) XenApp
3 1 (0.69%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) SCCM
2 2 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.89%) Oracle
3 9 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 7 (4.86%) LANDesk
4 7 (4.86%) Remedy
4 7 (4.86%) SAP
5 6 (4.17%) Citrix
5 6 (4.17%) BMC
5 6 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.78%) Altiris
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
7 3 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.39%) Serena
8 2 (1.39%) IBM
8 2 (1.39%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (0.69%) ILOG
9 1 (0.69%) SunGard
9 1 (0.69%) Laserfiche
9 1 (0.69%) LexisNexis
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