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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 828 874 842
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 64 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.050% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 28
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 £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £60,000 £45,000
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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 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 31 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 +21 53 £37,500 -6.25% 11
London +23 27 £48,750 -11.36% 3
City of London +29 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
East Midlands +8 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Wales +5 8 £27,500 +12.24%
West Midlands - 7 £30,250 - 2
Northamptonshire +5 5 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England +3 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South Wales -4 5 £27,500 +12.24%
Birmingham - 5 £27,750 -
Northampton +2 4 £36,250 -3.33%
Cardiff - 4 £27,500 -
Harrow -2 3 - -
Wimbledon - 3 - -
West Wales - 3 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £33,750 - 1
Swansea - 3 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +3 2 £41,500 +10.66%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
South West - 2 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £32,500 -
Leeds +14 1 £41,500 +10.66%
Scotland +14 1 £31,500 +10.52% 1
West Yorkshire +8 1 £41,500 +10.66%
South East -2 1 £37,500 +29.31%
Bedfordshire -9 1 £37,500 -6.25%

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 59 (43.70%) ITIL
2 49 (36.30%) Configuration Management
3 39 (28.89%) Windows
4 35 (25.93%) Finance
5 30 (22.22%) CMDB
5 30 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (21.48%) Change Management
7 27 (20.00%) SQL
8 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
9 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (15.56%) Service Management
11 20 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 20 (14.81%) Release Management
12 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
12 19 (14.07%) Oracle
13 18 (13.33%) MS Excel
14 17 (12.59%) Linux
15 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
15 16 (11.85%) Banking
16 15 (11.11%) Management Information System
16 15 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (10.37%) Project Management
18 13 (9.63%) Tomcat
18 13 (9.63%) Root Cause Analysis
18 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database
19 12 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (8.89%) QA
19 12 (8.89%) DHCP
19 12 (8.89%) DNS
19 12 (8.89%) SQL Server

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (9.63%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.15%) CMS
2 11 (8.15%) Apache
3 10 (7.41%) JBoss
4 7 (5.19%) IIS
5 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.70%) SAP PP
3 4 (2.96%) SAP APO
4 2 (1.48%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.74%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) DHCP
1 12 (8.89%) DNS
2 2 (1.48%) SSL
2 2 (1.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.48%) LAN
2 2 (1.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.74%) Redis
6 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) JIRA
1 10 (7.41%) Hudson
1 10 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.67%) Ant
2 9 (6.67%) Subversion
3 7 (5.19%) FishEye
4 6 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.48%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.48%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.22%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Back Office
3 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Publishing
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) .NET
2 7 (5.19%) XML
3 5 (3.70%) SAP ALE
4 4 (2.96%) CSS
4 4 (2.96%) HTML
5 3 (2.22%) Web Services
6 2 (1.48%) Software Packaging
6 2 (1.48%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.22%) CMDB
1 30 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.70%) Statistics
4 5 (3.70%) NHS
5 3 (2.22%) EPoS
6 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Windows
2 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
3 17 (12.59%) Linux
4 3 (2.22%) Solaris
5 2 (1.48%) UNIX
5 2 (1.48%) AIX
5 2 (1.48%) Android
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.70%) ITIL
2 49 (36.30%) Configuration Management
3 29 (21.48%) Change Management
4 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (15.56%) Service Management
6 20 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 20 (14.81%) Release Management
7 15 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.37%) Project Management
9 13 (9.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (8.15%) Asset Management
11 11 (8.15%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.67%) Data Analysis
12 9 (6.67%) Test Management
13 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (5.19%) Validation
14 7 (5.19%) ITSM
14 7 (5.19%) Open Source
15 6 (4.44%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (8.15%) PL/SQL
2 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.70%) ABAP
4 3 (2.22%) Java
4 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.48%) Groovy
5 2 (1.48%) Python
5 2 (1.48%) Perl
5 2 (1.48%) PHP
5 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.74%) VBA
6 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) MCITP
5 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) MCSA
5 1 (0.74%) CCNA
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) XenApp
3 1 (0.74%) zsh
3 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) SCCM
2 2 (1.48%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (14.07%) Oracle
2 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.67%) Remedy
4 8 (5.93%) SAP
4 8 (5.93%) BMC
5 6 (4.44%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (2.22%) VMware
7 3 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.48%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.48%) Altiris
8 2 (1.48%) IBM
9 1 (0.74%) Avaloq
Manchester, Lancashire
Co-op General Insurance
Salary: From £24,400 to £30,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Midlands
Sainsbury
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago