The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Configuration Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Engineer
Rank 867 947 934
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 11 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 37
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £37,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-21.76% +3.65%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Configuration Engineer in the job title.

Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +80 11 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Yorkshire +28 7 £34,000 -15.00%
Sheffield - 7 £34,000 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £34,000 -
South East +76 3 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Surrey +23 2 £24,000 -46.66%
Woking - 2 £24,000 -
London +60 1 £100,000 +66.66%
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Configuration Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Configuration Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 14 (56.00%) Python
5 12 (48.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Perl
5 12 (48.00%) Subversion
6 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (40.00%) Fintech
8 9 (36.00%) DevOps
8 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) .NET
9 8 (32.00%) Ant
9 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
9 8 (32.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (32.00%) Solaris
9 8 (32.00%) JBoss
9 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (32.00%) Finance
9 8 (32.00%) VMware
9 8 (32.00%) Maven
9 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
9 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (32.00%) BeanShell
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) JBoss
1 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SS7
2 1 (4.00%) INAP
2 1 (4.00%) ISUP
2 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Ant
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
3 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Fintech
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Finance
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Python
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (32.00%) BeanShell
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) C++
7 3 (12.00%) PHP
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby
8 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Perforce
4 1 (4.00%) BT
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Coverity
4 1 (4.00%) GENBAND
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago