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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Engineer
UK
Rank 845 912 926
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 7 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.014% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 27
Median salary £32,500 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.29% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £63,150 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 10 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +73 7 £32,500 -32.29% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 4 £32,500 -
London +71 1 £100,000 +76.21%
East of England +20 1 £25,000 +11.11% 1
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Watford - 1 £25,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Unix
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
4 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
4 9 (47.37%) Subversion
5 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
5 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
5 8 (42.11%) Maven
5 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) BeanShell
5 8 (42.11%) DevOps
5 8 (42.11%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) Ant
5 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
5 8 (42.11%) JBoss
5 8 (42.11%) Solaris
5 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) Fintech
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) SS7

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 (42.11%) JBoss
1 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SS7
2 1 (5.26%) INAP
2 1 (5.26%) ISUP
2 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 8 (42.11%) Ant
2 8 (42.11%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
4 8 (42.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
4 8 (42.11%) BeanShell
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) BT
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Coverity
2 1 (5.26%) GENBAND
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding
Posted: 4 days ago