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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Engineer
Rank 903 933 963
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 12 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.028% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 18
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,750 £40,895
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £56,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.27%

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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +41 11 £43,500 -3.33%
London +23 4 £90,000 +63.63%
South East +48 2 £32,500 -33.67%
East Midlands +15 2 £40,750 -9.44%
Staffordshire -4 2 £43,500 -3.33%
West Midlands -15 2 £43,500 -3.33%
Hampshire - 2 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £43,500 -
Southampton - 2 £32,500 -
City of London +61 1 £100,000 +81.81%
East of England +33 1 £25,000 -41.17%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £25,000 -41.17%
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £25,000 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £36,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £36,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Change Management
5 7 (24.14%) CMDB
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
6 6 (20.69%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) Python
6 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Ruby
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 4 (13.79%) Perl
8 4 (13.79%) C
8 4 (13.79%) Ant
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Subversion
8 4 (13.79%) Release Management
8 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
9 3 (10.34%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (10.34%) Fintech
9 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) Git (software)

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 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.45%) GPRS
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Ant
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) Trac
4 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) CMDB
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Fintech
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
2 9 (31.03%) Change Management
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Release Management
6 3 (10.34%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Security Hardening
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) HNC
4 2 (6.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) VMware