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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Engineer
Rank 859 878 833
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 38 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.023% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.025% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 54
Average salary £47,500 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,150 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,895 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +7.61%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £26,500 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Configuration Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Engineer
Top 21 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 4 August 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 +32 36 £47,500 +11.76% 4
London +31 14 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Somerset - 7 £47,500 -
South West - 7 £47,500 -
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Bath - 6 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 6 £37,500 - 1
North West - 4 £28,250 -
Manchester - 4 £28,250 -
Bolton - 3 £29,000 -
Leicester - 3 £34,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £42,500 +19.71%
East of England +1 2 £42,500 +7.73%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +34 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Wales - 1 £19,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £19,000 -
South Wales - 1 £19,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) Configuration Management
3 21 (28.00%) DevOps
4 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 20 (26.67%) IIS
4 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 19 (25.33%) Subversion
5 19 (25.33%) Oracle
5 19 (25.33%) Java
5 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
6 18 (24.00%) .NET
7 17 (22.67%) Finance
7 17 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (18.67%) JIRA
8 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
8 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (18.67%) Windows
9 13 (17.33%) ITIL
9 13 (17.33%) Remedy
9 13 (17.33%) Change Management
9 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (16.00%) Maven
11 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.67%) Internet
11 11 (14.67%) SQL
12 9 (12.00%) DB2
12 9 (12.00%) ATM
12 9 (12.00%) EFT
12 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 20 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) CMS
2 3 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Tridion
1 3 (4.00%) assyst
2 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) Internet
2 9 (12.00%) ATM
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) DB2
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 19 (25.33%) Subversion
3 17 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (18.67%) JIRA
5 12 (16.00%) Maven
6 8 (10.67%) Hudson
7 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
8 5 (6.67%) Bugzilla
9 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.00%) Mercurial
9 3 (4.00%) MSTest
9 3 (4.00%) Gradle
10 2 (2.67%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.67%) PyUnit
10 2 (2.67%) Ant
10 2 (2.67%) JUnit
11 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.33%) Serena SBM
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) XML
3 3 (4.00%) Middleware
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) Flash
5 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) EFT
2 7 (9.33%) CMDB
3 4 (5.33%) NHS
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) PACS
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Browser Games
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.67%) Android
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Configuration Management
2 21 (28.00%) DevOps
3 13 (17.33%) ITIL
3 13 (17.33%) Change Management
3 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.67%) Release Management
7 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (8.00%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.67%) Data Security
10 4 (5.33%) Scrum
11 3 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 19 (25.33%) Java
3 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
4 11 (14.67%) SQL
5 4 (5.33%) C#
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) vCloud
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle
3 13 (17.33%) Remedy
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.67%) Altiris
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.67%) BMC
6 2 (2.67%) Sage
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) Serena
7 1 (1.33%) MobileIron
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