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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Engineer
Rank 852 862 824
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 34 10 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.010% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.010% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 46
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +73.91%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 18 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 23 January 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 +36 33 £60,000 +6.66% 4
London +13 27 £62,500 +4.16% 2
East of England -8 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
City of London +1 3 £68,000 +13.33% 1
Luton - 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Surrey -18 1 £54,000 - 1
South East -30 1 £54,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Staines - 1 £54,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 37 (53.62%) DevOps
2 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
4 20 (28.99%) Linux
5 18 (26.09%) .NET
5 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 17 (24.64%) QA
6 17 (24.64%) VMware
6 17 (24.64%) Subversion
6 17 (24.64%) Java
7 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.19%) JIRA
7 16 (23.19%) Performance Management
8 15 (21.74%) Ant
8 15 (21.74%) TeamCity
8 15 (21.74%) Hudson
9 14 (20.29%) Release Management
10 13 (18.84%) Maven
10 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.39%) Bugzilla
12 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
13 10 (14.49%) Change Management
13 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.59%) Scrum
15 8 (11.59%) Windows
15 8 (11.59%) C#
15 8 (11.59%) SQL
16 7 (10.14%) Puppet
16 7 (10.14%) Change Control

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (7.25%) Apache
1 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) Jetty
4 2 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.90%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) LDAP
1 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.64%) Subversion
4 16 (23.19%) JIRA
5 15 (21.74%) Ant
5 15 (21.74%) TeamCity
5 15 (21.74%) Hudson
6 13 (18.84%) Maven
7 12 (17.39%) Bugzilla
8 7 (10.14%) Gradle
9 4 (5.80%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.90%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.90%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.90%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
10 2 (2.90%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.45%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.45%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (8.70%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.90%) Grails
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) UNIX
4 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) DevOps
2 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 16 (23.19%) Performance Management
4 14 (20.29%) Release Management
5 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.49%) Change Management
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.59%) Scrum
9 7 (10.14%) Change Control
10 6 (8.70%) Data Management
10 6 (8.70%) Business Development
10 6 (8.70%) Kanban
10 6 (8.70%) OWASP
10 6 (8.70%) Project Management
11 5 (7.25%) Supply Chain Management
11 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.80%) Requirements Engineering
12 4 (5.80%) ITIL
12 4 (5.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) C#
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) C
4 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.35%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) Winbatch
6 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.90%) Groovy
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MCP
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.45%) vCloud
2 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
4 2 (2.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) VMware
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) Remedy
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) BMC
4 4 (5.80%) Siemens
4 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.90%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.45%) EPiServer
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