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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 839 853 784
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 55 24 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.022% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.024% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 49 21 77
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,958 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £27,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+37.27% -29.48%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +38 51 £40,000 +37.93% 11
London +15 29 £40,000 +16.78% 4
Harrow - 13 £40,000 -
East of England - 6 £46,250 - 1
South East -5 5 £29,000 -3.33% 3
North West - 4 £47,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Leeds - 4 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £29,000 - 2
South Wales +14 3 £24,500 -40.96%
Wales +8 3 £24,500 -40.96%
Hertfordshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Luton - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £38,750 - 1
Beckenham - 2 £40,000 - 2
Bridgend - 2 £16,500 -
North East - 2 £47,500 -
City of London -3 1 - - 1
Glasgow -12 1 £28,500 -30.48%
Scotland -21 1 £28,500 -30.48%
South West -30 1 £21,000 -23.63% 1
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £21,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 -
Bury - 1 £22,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £21,000 - 1
St Helens - 1 £47,500 -

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 67 (66.34%) Configuration Management
2 56 (55.45%) ITIL
3 43 (42.57%) SQL
4 35 (34.65%) CMDB
5 30 (29.70%) Java
6 29 (28.71%) Finance
7 28 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (23.76%) Oracle
9 22 (21.78%) UNIX
9 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
10 21 (20.79%) Management Information System
10 21 (20.79%) VBA
11 19 (18.81%) C++
12 18 (17.82%) ITSM
13 16 (15.84%) Linux
14 15 (14.85%) ServiceNow
15 14 (13.86%) SaaS
15 14 (13.86%) Change Management
15 14 (13.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 13 (12.87%) Service Management
17 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
17 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
17 12 (11.88%) J2EE
17 12 (11.88%) Change Control
18 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (10.89%) Analytics
18 11 (10.89%) Banking
18 11 (10.89%) MKS
19 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (8.91%) MS Office

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.96%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Office
2 5 (4.95%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP CO
1 7 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (6.93%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) Ant
2 3 (2.97%) Maven
2 3 (2.97%) Subversion
2 3 (2.97%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.97%) Hudson
2 3 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.98%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.99%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.96%) Billing
4 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) J2EE
2 6 (5.94%) .NET
3 4 (3.96%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.99%) CSS
4 1 (0.99%) HTML
4 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.65%) CMDB
2 28 (27.72%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (20.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.97%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.78%) UNIX
2 16 (15.84%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Configuration Management
2 56 (55.45%) ITIL
3 18 (17.82%) ITSM
4 14 (13.86%) Change Management
5 13 (12.87%) Service Management
6 12 (11.88%) Change Control
7 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (10.89%) Analytics
8 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.93%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.94%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.94%) Release Management
11 6 (5.94%) Migration
12 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
12 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (4.95%) Software Asset Management
13 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.57%) SQL
2 30 (29.70%) Java
3 22 (21.78%) Shell Script
4 21 (20.79%) VBA
5 19 (18.81%) C++
6 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.95%) C
8 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.99%) C#
9 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.99%) ABAP
9 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.99%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 24 (23.76%) Oracle
2 15 (14.85%) ServiceNow
3 11 (10.89%) MKS
4 9 (8.91%) SAP
5 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.97%) Remedy
6 3 (2.97%) Splunk
7 1 (0.99%) SunGard
7 1 (0.99%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.99%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.99%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
FCO Services
Salary: £22,000 plus £1,000 location allowance and great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Beckenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago