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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 829 852 820
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 85 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.061% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 49
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £39,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.08%

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
105040 113071 104868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85862 91852 87227
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 April 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 +37 75 £47,500 -3.06% 9
East of England +28 20 £55,000 +29.41%
London +33 19 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Yorkshire +16 16 £38,500 -10.80% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 15 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 15 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 14 £38,000 -11.96% 1
South East 0 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Leeds +16 7 £38,000 -11.96%
South West - 7 £50,000 - 3
Twickenham - 6 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Milton Keynes -1 4 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Essex - 4 - -
City of London +28 3 £70,000 +32.07%
Halifax +20 3 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Wales -10 3 £30,000 -
Bradford - 3 £35,000 -
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Salisbury - 3 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey +14 2 £47,500 -24.00%
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,250 -
Woking - 2 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Southampton - 2 £52,500 - 1
Swansea - 2 - -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 105 (68.18%) Configuration Management
2 87 (56.49%) ITIL
3 57 (37.01%) CMDB
4 43 (27.92%) Finance
5 41 (26.62%) Asset Management
6 30 (19.48%) Service Management
7 29 (18.83%) SQL
8 22 (14.29%) Windows
9 21 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (13.64%) Release Management
10 18 (11.69%) Service Delivery
10 18 (11.69%) ITIL V3
11 17 (11.04%) Change Management
11 17 (11.04%) Workflow
12 16 (10.39%) Java
12 16 (10.39%) SQL Server
13 15 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (9.09%) BMC
15 13 (8.44%) Line Management
15 13 (8.44%) CRM
15 13 (8.44%) SLA
16 12 (7.79%) UNIX
16 12 (7.79%) Banking
17 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
17 11 (7.14%) Project Management
17 11 (7.14%) Oracle
17 11 (7.14%) Security Cleared
18 10 (6.49%) SCCM
18 10 (6.49%) Degree
18 10 (6.49%) Software Asset Management

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (5.19%) CMS
2 4 (2.60%) IIS
3 3 (1.95%) JBoss
3 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.95%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) LAN
1 3 (1.95%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.60%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Subversion
1 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.55%) JIRA
3 5 (3.25%) Maven
4 4 (2.60%) ClearCase
4 4 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.95%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.95%) InstallShield
5 3 (1.95%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.30%) Ant
6 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.30%) Hudson
6 2 (1.30%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.65%) Psake
7 1 (0.65%) FishEye
7 1 (0.65%) Gradle
7 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 43 (27.92%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Banking
3 9 (5.84%) Legal
4 6 (3.90%) Law
5 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.25%) Retail
6 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) International Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (0.65%) XML
3 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (37.01%) CMDB
2 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.90%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.65%) Tandem
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.29%) Windows
2 12 (7.79%) UNIX
3 9 (5.84%) Linux
4 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.95%) AIX
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (68.18%) Configuration Management
2 87 (56.49%) ITIL
3 41 (26.62%) Asset Management
4 30 (19.48%) Service Management
5 21 (13.64%) Release Management
6 18 (11.69%) ITIL V3
6 18 (11.69%) Service Delivery
7 17 (11.04%) Change Management
7 17 (11.04%) Workflow
8 15 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.44%) CRM
9 13 (8.44%) Line Management
10 11 (7.14%) Project Management
11 10 (6.49%) ITSM
11 10 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.49%) Software Asset Management
12 9 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.84%) DevOps
13 8 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.83%) SQL
2 16 (10.39%) Java
3 9 (5.84%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.55%) Perl
5 5 (3.25%) C#
5 5 (3.25%) Python
5 5 (3.25%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.60%) C++
7 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.30%) C
9 1 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.49%) Degree
4 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) SLA
2 6 (3.90%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Samba
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) SCCM
2 2 (1.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.30%) WSUS
3 1 (0.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (9.09%) BMC
2 11 (7.14%) Oracle
3 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.25%) Remedy
4 5 (3.25%) Computacenter
4 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.25%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.95%) Symantec
5 3 (1.95%) VMware
5 3 (1.95%) Macrovision
6 1 (0.65%) PTC
6 1 (0.65%) HP
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Midlands
Talent International
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £26,988 to £30,194 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago