The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 795 785 750
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 98 122 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 102 96
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,615 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the UK.

Configuration Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Configuration Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Manager over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Configuration Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -27 89 £60,000 +19.40% 11
London +9 49 £67,500 +22.72% 3
South West -10 13 £40,500 -19.00% 3
South East +18 12 £55,000 +25.71% 3
City of London +14 9 £72,500 +28.88%
Wales +5 9 £37,500 +30.43%
South Wales -2 9 £37,500 +30.43%
Cardiff - 9 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £53,750 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £73,750 -
East Midlands -24 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 -
West Midlands -6 5 £45,000 -20.35%
Wiltshire - 5 £32,500 - 2
Devon - 5 - -
Exeter - 5 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +13 4 £57,000 -12.30%
Birmingham +13 4 £43,750 -22.56%
Berkshire +12 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Fareham - 4 £55,000 -
Leicester - 3 £42,500 -
Chippenham - 3 £32,500 -
Slough - 3 £60,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £41,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £40,750 -
Salisbury - 2 £50,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 2 £48,750 - 1
Leeds +6 1 £41,500 +10.66%
Yorkshire +4 1 £41,500 +10.66%
North West +2 1 - - 2

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 143 (77.72%) Configuration Management
2 108 (58.70%) ITIL
3 64 (34.78%) CMDB
4 59 (32.07%) Release Management
5 48 (26.09%) Service Management
6 45 (24.46%) Finance
7 44 (23.91%) Asset Management
8 35 (19.02%) ITIL V3
9 34 (18.48%) Subversion
9 34 (18.48%) ITSM
10 29 (15.76%) Git (software)
10 29 (15.76%) Jenkins
11 27 (14.67%) Change Management
12 25 (13.59%) Six Sigma
12 25 (13.59%) Maven
12 25 (13.59%) Oracle
12 25 (13.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 25 (13.59%) Waterfall
12 25 (13.59%) Lean Six Sigma
13 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (13.04%) SQL
13 24 (13.04%) Linux
14 21 (11.41%) Security Cleared
14 21 (11.41%) Banking
14 21 (11.41%) Windows
15 20 (10.87%) RUP
15 20 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (10.87%) Unified Process
15 20 (10.87%) SDLC
16 19 (10.33%) Degree

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.89%) CMS
2 7 (3.80%) Apache
2 7 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.26%) JBoss
4 5 (2.72%) IIS
5 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Summit
2 3 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.63%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) LAN
1 7 (3.80%) WAN
2 2 (1.09%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.80%) Data Mining
2 7 (3.80%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.09%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (18.48%) Subversion
2 29 (15.76%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.76%) Jenkins
3 25 (13.59%) Maven
4 16 (8.70%) Hudson
5 10 (5.43%) JIRA
6 8 (4.35%) Ant
6 8 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.26%) Gradle
8 5 (2.72%) FishEye
9 4 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.63%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.63%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.54%) TortoiseSVN
12 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
General
1 45 (24.46%) Finance
2 21 (11.41%) Banking
3 12 (6.52%) Retail
4 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.72%) Games
6 3 (1.63%) Back Office
7 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
8 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) .NET
2 3 (1.63%) J2EE
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (34.78%) CMDB
2 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.80%) Tandem
4 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.72%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.72%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) EFT
6 2 (1.09%) FMCG
6 2 (1.09%) iPad
7 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.54%) Physics
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.04%) Linux
2 21 (11.41%) Windows
3 8 (4.35%) UNIX
4 3 (1.63%) AIX
4 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (77.72%) Configuration Management
2 108 (58.70%) ITIL
3 59 (32.07%) Release Management
4 48 (26.09%) Service Management
5 44 (23.91%) Asset Management
6 35 (19.02%) ITIL V3
7 34 (18.48%) ITSM
8 27 (14.67%) Change Management
9 25 (13.59%) Six Sigma
9 25 (13.59%) Waterfall
9 25 (13.59%) Lean Six Sigma
10 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (10.87%) SDLC
11 20 (10.87%) RUP
11 20 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (10.87%) Unified Process
12 19 (10.33%) Project Management
13 17 (9.24%) Line Management
14 16 (8.70%) Supplier Management
15 14 (7.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.04%) SQL
2 17 (9.24%) Java
3 13 (7.07%) Perl
4 9 (4.89%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.35%) Python
6 7 (3.80%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.80%) C++
6 7 (3.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.09%) C
8 1 (0.54%) LINC
8 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 21 (11.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.33%) Degree
4 18 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.15%) QA
2 14 (7.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (5.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.54%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 25 (13.59%) Oracle
2 16 (8.70%) HP
2 16 (8.70%) CollabNet
3 14 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.52%) Remedy
5 9 (4.89%) BMC
5 9 (4.89%) IBM
6 8 (4.35%) Computacenter
7 7 (3.80%) Symantec
7 7 (3.80%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.26%) VMware
9 5 (2.72%) Google
9 5 (2.72%) Cisco
10 4 (2.17%) EMC
10 4 (2.17%) F5
10 4 (2.17%) McAfee
11 3 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.09%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.54%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + benefits included
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42081.00 - £64281.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42840.00 - £64281.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Health and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago