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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Engineer
Rank 866 876 846
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 45 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.016% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.017% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 49
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,200 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 13 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 28 November 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
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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 -17 43 £47,500 +5.55% 2
London +22 24 £50,000 +11.11%
Leicestershire - 12 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 12 £40,000 -
Leicester - 6 £41,000 -
East of England -13 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Surrey -10 3 £32,500 -44.68%
South East -12 3 £32,500 -18.23%
Woking - 3 £32,500 -
Essex - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +23 2 - -
Hertfordshire -17 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 38 (55.88%) Configuration Management
2 33 (48.53%) Linux
3 26 (38.24%) Java
4 24 (35.29%) DevOps
5 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
6 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 16 (23.53%) Release Management
7 16 (23.53%) Performance Management
7 16 (23.53%) Maven
7 16 (23.53%) QA
8 15 (22.06%) Subversion
8 15 (22.06%) .NET
9 14 (20.59%) Ant
9 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (19.12%) Shell Script
11 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.71%) Hudson
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) Windows
13 9 (13.24%) UNIX
13 9 (13.24%) Change Management
13 9 (13.24%) VMware
14 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
14 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
14 8 (11.76%) C
14 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
15 7 (10.29%) SQL
15 7 (10.29%) Bugzilla
15 7 (10.29%) Perforce

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) Jetty
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) 3G
1 2 (2.94%) Wireless
1 2 (2.94%) LTE
2 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (23.53%) Maven
4 15 (22.06%) Subversion
5 14 (20.59%) Ant
6 10 (14.71%) Hudson
7 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
7 7 (10.29%) Bugzilla
8 5 (7.35%) JIRA
9 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
10 3 (4.41%) Gradle
11 2 (2.94%) MSBuild
11 2 (2.94%) CMake
11 2 (2.94%) AnthillPro
11 2 (2.94%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.94%) ClearCase
11 2 (2.94%) ClearQuest
12 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.82%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.47%) Local Government
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.94%) Grails
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Open Source
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Wiki
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 9 (13.24%) UNIX
4 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) AIX
6 2 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Configuration Management
2 24 (35.29%) DevOps
3 16 (23.53%) Release Management
3 16 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.24%) Change Management
7 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.82%) Data Management
8 6 (8.82%) Business Development
8 6 (8.82%) Project Management
8 6 (8.82%) OWASP
8 6 (8.82%) Change Control
9 5 (7.35%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.88%) Workflow
10 4 (5.88%) Validation
10 4 (5.88%) Migration
10 4 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Java
2 13 (19.12%) Shell Script
3 8 (11.76%) C
4 7 (10.29%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) C#
5 6 (8.82%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) Groovy
8 2 (2.94%) Winbatch
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.94%) BeanShell
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
8 2 (2.94%) VBScript
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Puppet
2 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) VMware
3 7 (10.29%) Perforce
4 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.35%) Oracle
6 4 (5.88%) BMC
6 4 (5.88%) Siemens
6 4 (5.88%) Remedy
7 2 (2.94%) MKS
7 2 (2.94%) AccuRev
7 2 (2.94%) Mercator
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
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Posted: 24 days ago