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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 801 814 758
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 91 115 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 100 98
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.18%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 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 31 July 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 31 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 -9 83 £57,000 +7.54% 8
London +32 47 £67,500 +22.72% 1
South West - 14 £40,000 - 2
South East 0 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Wales +6 8 £37,500 +30.43%
South Wales 0 8 £37,500 +30.43%
Cardiff - 8 £37,500 -
City of London +15 7 £72,500 +30.63%
Exeter - 7 - - 1
Devon - 7 - - 1
Hampshire - 6 £55,000 -
East Midlands -23 5 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Wiltshire - 5 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 5 £66,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +6 4 £57,000 -12.30%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £42,500 -2.85%
Milton Keynes -8 4 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £75,000 -
Fareham - 4 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 3 £40,000 +3.22%
Yorkshire +1 3 £40,000 +3.22%
West Midlands -11 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Leicestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Chippenham - 3 £32,500 -
Birmingham -7 2 £43,750 -22.56% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,500 - 1
Salisbury - 2 £50,000 -
Halifax - 2 £40,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey +14 1 £47,500 +90.00%

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 135 (76.27%) Configuration Management
2 101 (57.06%) ITIL
3 60 (33.90%) CMDB
4 46 (25.99%) Asset Management
5 45 (25.42%) Release Management
6 41 (23.16%) Service Management
7 40 (22.60%) Finance
8 32 (18.08%) SQL
9 28 (15.82%) ITIL V3
9 28 (15.82%) ITSM
10 27 (15.25%) Subversion
11 23 (12.99%) Change Management
12 22 (12.43%) Jenkins
13 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
13 21 (11.86%) Banking
13 21 (11.86%) Oracle
13 21 (11.86%) Windows
14 20 (11.30%) Linux
14 20 (11.30%) Java
14 20 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (11.30%) SDLC
15 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
16 18 (10.17%) Line Management
16 18 (10.17%) Maven
17 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
18 16 (9.04%) Degree
18 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
18 16 (9.04%) SLA

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.08%) CMS
2 7 (3.95%) Apache
2 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.39%) JBoss
4 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.26%) IIS
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Summit
2 3 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.69%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.82%) LAN
1 5 (2.82%) WAN
2 2 (1.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.52%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.82%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.13%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Subversion
2 22 (12.43%) Jenkins
3 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.17%) Maven
5 13 (7.34%) Hudson
6 9 (5.08%) JIRA
7 7 (3.95%) Ant
8 6 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.39%) Gradle
9 5 (2.82%) FishEye
10 4 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.56%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.56%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
General
1 40 (22.60%) Finance
2 21 (11.86%) Banking
3 12 (6.78%) Retail
4 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.82%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.56%) J2EE
2 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (33.90%) CMDB
2 9 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.95%) Tandem
4 6 (3.39%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.69%) NHS
7 2 (1.13%) FMCG
7 2 (1.13%) EFT
8 1 (0.56%) Life Science
8 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.86%) Windows
2 20 (11.30%) Linux
3 6 (3.39%) UNIX
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (76.27%) Configuration Management
2 101 (57.06%) ITIL
3 46 (25.99%) Asset Management
4 45 (25.42%) Release Management
5 41 (23.16%) Service Management
6 28 (15.82%) ITSM
6 28 (15.82%) ITIL V3
7 23 (12.99%) Change Management
8 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.30%) SDLC
9 18 (10.17%) Line Management
10 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
11 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
12 15 (8.47%) Six Sigma
12 15 (8.47%) Workflow
12 15 (8.47%) Lean Six Sigma
13 14 (7.91%) Project Management
14 13 (7.34%) DevOps
15 12 (6.78%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.08%) SQL
2 20 (11.30%) Java
3 11 (6.21%) Perl
4 9 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.52%) Python
5 8 (4.52%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.95%) C++
6 7 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.13%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.04%) Degree
4 15 (8.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 12 (6.78%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.21%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) SLA
2 8 (4.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) SCCM
2 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Oracle
2 12 (6.78%) BMC
3 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.65%) HP
5 9 (5.08%) Remedy
5 9 (5.08%) Computacenter
5 9 (5.08%) CollabNet
6 6 (3.39%) VMware
6 6 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.39%) IBM
7 5 (2.82%) Cisco
7 5 (2.82%) Google
7 5 (2.82%) Symantec
8 4 (2.26%) F5
8 4 (2.26%) McAfee
8 4 (2.26%) EMC
9 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.13%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.56%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Exeter, Devon
RD&E NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: £Competitive Salary Plus Package
Posted: 22 days ago