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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 886 882 885
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 65 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.056% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.059% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 32
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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
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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 +19 60 £45,000 -15.88% 5
London +3 19 £50,000 -9.50% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Leicester - 10 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 10 £42,500 -
South East -5 9 £51,250 -2.38%
Yorkshire +15 8 £50,000 +28.20%
West Yorkshire +6 8 £50,000 +28.20%
East of England +3 7 £32,313 - 1
West Midlands -14 7 £45,000 -15.88%
Surrey +6 4 £55,000 -
Essex -2 4 £32,250 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £45,000 -
Woking - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +4 3 £43,750 -
Scotland -2 3 £47,500 +2.70%
Leeds -8 3 £60,000 +53.84%
Wakefield - 3 £32,500 -
Reading +8 2 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +3 2 £45,000 -32.33%
Staffordshire -7 2 £45,000 -32.33%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Milton Keynes -10 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Glasgow -12 2 £48,750 -11.36%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 £43,750 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
City of London +51 1 £85,000 +54.54%
Edinburgh +8 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales +5 1 £47,500 +17.28%

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (70.52%) Configuration Management
2 112 (64.74%) ITIL
3 75 (43.35%) CMDB
4 61 (35.26%) Release Management
5 57 (32.95%) Service Management
6 52 (30.06%) Change Management
7 43 (24.86%) ITIL V3
8 39 (22.54%) Remedy
9 36 (20.81%) Finance
10 30 (17.34%) ITSM
11 26 (15.03%) Waterfall
12 25 (14.45%) Microsoft
13 24 (13.87%) Project Management
14 23 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (12.72%) Maven
16 21 (12.14%) Subversion
17 20 (11.56%) Jenkins
18 19 (10.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
18 19 (10.98%) Lean Six Sigma
18 19 (10.98%) Unified Process
18 19 (10.98%) Six Sigma
18 19 (10.98%) SQL
18 19 (10.98%) RUP
18 19 (10.98%) Data Modelling
19 17 (9.83%) Git (software)
19 17 (9.83%) Validation
20 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (9.25%) PRINCE2
20 16 (9.25%) HP
20 16 (9.25%) Process Improvement

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (4.05%) CMS
2 4 (2.31%) Confluence
2 4 (2.31%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (8.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
2 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) LAN
1 6 (3.47%) WAN
2 3 (1.73%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) Data Mining
2 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.73%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.73%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (12.72%) Maven
2 21 (12.14%) Subversion
3 20 (11.56%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.83%) Git (software)
5 14 (8.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (6.94%) Hudson
8 5 (2.89%) JIRA
9 4 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.73%) Ant
10 3 (1.73%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.16%) PVCS
11 2 (1.16%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (20.81%) Finance
2 14 (8.09%) Banking
3 6 (3.47%) Legal
3 6 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 3 (1.73%) Front Office
5 3 (1.73%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.73%) Law
5 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (43.35%) CMDB
2 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.89%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.31%) Life Science
4 4 (2.31%) Wiki
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.73%) iPad
5 3 (1.73%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.73%) Physics
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
7 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.05%) Linux
2 5 (2.89%) Unix
2 5 (2.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (70.52%) Configuration Management
2 112 (64.74%) ITIL
3 61 (35.26%) Release Management
4 57 (32.95%) Service Management
5 52 (30.06%) Change Management
6 43 (24.86%) ITIL V3
7 30 (17.34%) ITSM
8 26 (15.03%) Waterfall
9 24 (13.87%) Project Management
10 23 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (10.98%) Data Modelling
11 19 (10.98%) Lean Six Sigma
11 19 (10.98%) RUP
11 19 (10.98%) Six Sigma
11 19 (10.98%) Unified Process
12 17 (9.83%) Validation
13 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (9.25%) PRINCE2
13 16 (9.25%) Process Improvement
14 15 (8.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.98%) SQL
2 5 (2.89%) Java
3 3 (1.73%) LINC
3 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) C++
4 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 13 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.36%) Degree
3 11 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.09%) SLA
2 13 (7.51%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (22.54%) Remedy
2 25 (14.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.25%) HP
4 14 (8.09%) CollabNet
5 13 (7.51%) BMC
6 11 (6.36%) IBM
7 9 (5.20%) Oracle
8 6 (3.47%) Symantec
9 5 (2.89%) VMware
10 4 (2.31%) SAP
11 3 (1.73%) Computacenter
11 3 (1.73%) IFS
11 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.73%) Unisys
12 2 (1.16%) LANDesk
13 1 (0.58%) Cognos
13 1 (0.58%) FrontRange
13 1 (0.58%) Informatica
13 1 (0.58%) JDA
13 1 (0.58%) RedPrairie
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