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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Engineer
Rank 905 918 973
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 12 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.032% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,850 £40,895
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £60,750 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 17 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 31 May 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 +9 12 £43,500 -3.33%
South East +25 4 £46,250 -5.61%
London +3 3 £80,000 +33.33%
Staffordshire -6 3 £43,500 -3.33%
West Midlands -9 3 £43,500 -3.33%
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £43,500 -
East Midlands +5 2 £40,750 -9.44%
Berkshire - 2 £61,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £32,500 -
Southampton - 2 £32,500 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £36,500 -
Greenford - 1 £22,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £36,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) CMDB
3 7 (26.92%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) QA
5 4 (15.38%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 4 (15.38%) Ant
6 3 (11.54%) MS Office
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared

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 (7.69%) Node.js
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ATM
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.85%) GPRS
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Trac
4 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (26.92%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Release Management
4 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Security Hardening
5 3 (11.54%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (11.54%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) SysML
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) C
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) HNC
3 2 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) VMware