The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Engineer
Rank 920 899 925
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 15 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.036% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.037% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 6
Average salary £42,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.56% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 -4 14 £42,500 -20.56% 2
Staffordshire +3 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands -10 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
London -13 6 £58,500 -6.40%
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £42,500 - 1
East of England -4 2 £22,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £22,500 -

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (58.54%) Configuration Management
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) Subversion
4 12 (29.27%) Maven
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (29.27%) Perl
4 12 (29.27%) Ant
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle
5 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
5 11 (26.83%) Change Management
5 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
6 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 10 (24.39%) Python
6 10 (24.39%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
8 8 (19.51%) DevOps
9 7 (17.07%) SDLC
9 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Unix
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) IBM
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
10 6 (14.63%) Degree
10 6 (14.63%) QA
10 6 (14.63%) CMDB
10 6 (14.63%) Change Control
11 5 (12.20%) Hudson
11 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) GPRS
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Subversion
2 12 (29.27%) Ant
2 12 (29.27%) Maven
3 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.20%) Hudson
5 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.88%) PyUnit
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) DCOM
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (2.44%) Servlets
3 1 (2.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) CMDB
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Configuration Management
2 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (26.83%) Change Management
3 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.51%) DevOps
5 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Change Control
7 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Management
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Release Management
8 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.76%) OWASP
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Business Development
9 3 (7.32%) Data Management
9 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.32%) Service Management
9 3 (7.32%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) Perl
3 10 (24.39%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) AWK
5 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) Jython
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) VBScript
7 2 (4.88%) Groovy
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) HNC
3 2 (4.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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