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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Engineer
Rank 870 906 808
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -98
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 32 32 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.027% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.029% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 71
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,895 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £63,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.03%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 23 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 3 July 2015. 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 +24 31 £47,500 +6.74% 7
London +23 15 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South West +1 6 £43,000 -
Somerset - 6 £43,000 -
North West - 5 £29,000 -
Bath - 5 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 1
East of England +6 2 £42,500 +3.65%
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £42,500 +3.65%
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
Bolton - 2 £28,250 -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +33 1 £55,000 +2.32% 1
South East +8 1 £49,000 +19.81% 1
Surrey - 1 £49,000 - 1
Staines - 1 £49,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
3 25 (32.47%) DevOps
4 24 (31.17%) JIRA
4 24 (31.17%) PowerShell
5 23 (29.87%) IIS
6 22 (28.57%) .NET
6 22 (28.57%) Subversion
7 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 20 (25.97%) Oracle
9 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (23.38%) Java
11 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
12 15 (19.48%) Windows
12 15 (19.48%) ITIL
12 15 (19.48%) Remedy
13 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
13 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
13 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
13 13 (16.88%) Maven
13 13 (16.88%) Finance
13 13 (16.88%) VMware
14 12 (15.58%) Hudson
14 12 (15.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (12.99%) SDLC
15 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
15 10 (12.99%) Change Management

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (29.87%) IIS
2 5 (6.49%) CMS
2 5 (6.49%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.49%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Jetty
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) assyst
2 5 (6.49%) Tridion
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) ATM
1 8 (10.39%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) DB2
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
2 24 (31.17%) JIRA
3 22 (28.57%) Subversion
4 19 (24.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
5 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
5 13 (16.88%) Maven
6 12 (15.58%) Hudson
7 9 (11.69%) Bugzilla
8 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
9 5 (6.49%) MSTest
10 4 (5.19%) Ant
11 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
11 3 (3.90%) Gradle
12 2 (2.60%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.60%) Gerrit
12 2 (2.60%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.60%) PyUnit
12 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.60%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) XML
3 6 (7.79%) Web Services
4 3 (3.90%) Middleware
5 2 (2.60%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) EFT
3 5 (6.49%) CMDB
4 3 (3.90%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.30%) PACS
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Browser Games
5 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) Android
5 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.60%) UNIX
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.60%) Solaris
7 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 25 (32.47%) DevOps
3 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (19.48%) ITIL
5 12 (15.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (12.99%) SDLC
6 10 (12.99%) Change Management
6 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.39%) Release Management
9 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.79%) Content Management
10 6 (7.79%) Scrum
11 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.49%) Kanban
11 5 (6.49%) MVC
12 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (3.90%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) PowerShell
2 18 (23.38%) Java
3 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.69%) SQL
5 4 (5.19%) C#
6 2 (2.60%) Perl
6 2 (2.60%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PMP
3 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) vCloud
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) WSUS
3 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle
3 15 (19.48%) Remedy
4 13 (16.88%) VMware
5 6 (7.79%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.60%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.60%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.60%) Altiris
6 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix
6 2 (2.60%) Sage
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Serena
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