The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Engineer
Rank 888 829 864
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 29 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.049% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.051% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 53
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £49,500 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +15.87%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 19 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -76 23 £52,500 +16.66% 5
London -52 15 £52,500 +13.51% 1
South West -8 2 - -
East of England -12 2 - - 1
City of London -16 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £32,500 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Wellingborough - 2 £36,250 -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 - -
South East -24 1 £35,000 -5.57% 1
Leeds -26 1 £44,000 -2.22% 1
West Yorkshire -35 1 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Yorkshire -46 1 £44,000 -2.22% 1
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - - 1
Northampton - 1 £32,500 -

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 17 (43.59%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
4 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 14 (35.90%) Ant
6 13 (33.33%) Mercurial
7 12 (30.77%) Subversion
7 12 (30.77%) Maven
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Perl
8 11 (28.21%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) Hudson
10 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
11 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
12 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (17.95%) QA
12 7 (17.95%) BDD
12 7 (17.95%) JMeter
12 7 (17.95%) SOA
12 7 (17.95%) JBoss
12 7 (17.95%) MySQL
12 7 (17.95%) JUnit
12 7 (17.95%) Gradle
13 6 (15.38%) UNIX
13 6 (15.38%) Apache
13 6 (15.38%) Legal
13 6 (15.38%) Red Hat

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (20.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) Jetty
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (5.13%) 3G
1 2 (5.13%) 2G
1 2 (5.13%) LTE
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) MS Access
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
3 14 (35.90%) Ant
4 13 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 12 (30.77%) Subversion
5 12 (30.77%) Maven
6 10 (25.64%) Hudson
7 7 (17.95%) JMeter
7 7 (17.95%) JUnit
7 7 (17.95%) Gradle
8 4 (10.26%) JIRA
9 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
9 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.56%) AnthillPro
10 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.56%) Log4Net
10 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
10 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) Flash
4 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Social Gaming
2 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.56%) Browser Games
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) UNIX
2 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
4 7 (17.95%) BDD
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.38%) Release Management
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) Data Management
5 6 (15.38%) PDM
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Network Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.56%) Game Development
8 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Perl
4 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.26%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) BeanShell
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) JBoss
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Perforce
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.13%) Ericsson
6 2 (5.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Nokia
7 1 (2.56%) Mercator
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) Nortel
7 1 (2.56%) Facebook
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