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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 789 760 820
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 98 113 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.11% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 83 83 51
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,560 £31,650 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,650 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 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 16 September 2014. 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 -29 95 £50,000 -4.76% 1
London -10 42 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 21 £45,000 +38.46%
Northamptonshire -9 20 £46,250 -36.20%
Northampton - 16 £47,500 -
City of London -6 15 £57,500 +4.54%
East of England -18 10 £40,000 -
Leeds -25 8 £37,500 +15.56%
West Yorkshire -36 8 £37,500 +13.63%
Yorkshire -45 8 £37,500 +13.63%
West Midlands -15 7 £49,500 -10.00%
Bedfordshire - 7 £40,000 -
South East -33 6 £40,000 +39.13%
Luton - 6 £40,000 -
Harrow - 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire -8 5 £40,000 +60.00%
Reading - 5 £40,000 -
Rugby - 4 - -
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Birmingham -9 3 £49,500 +23.75%
Wales +2 2 £28,750 -3.36%
South Wales -3 2 £28,750 -3.36%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham -3 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -12 1 - -
Hertfordshire -16 1 £55,000 -
Scotland -17 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 157 (82.20%) Configuration Management
2 123 (64.40%) ITIL
3 59 (30.89%) Change Management
4 48 (25.13%) Asset Management
5 47 (24.61%) CMDB
6 42 (21.99%) Finance
7 41 (21.47%) Release Management
8 37 (19.37%) Oracle
9 36 (18.85%) Service Management
10 34 (17.80%) CMS
10 34 (17.80%) ITIL Certification
11 33 (17.28%) Management Information System
11 33 (17.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (14.66%) Microsoft
13 28 (14.66%) SQL
14 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (12.04%) Java
15 23 (12.04%) Linux
16 22 (11.52%) Degree
17 21 (10.99%) Windows
18 19 (9.95%) ITSM
19 18 (9.42%) Service Delivery
19 18 (9.42%) Project Management
19 18 (9.42%) SQL Server
19 18 (9.42%) QA
19 18 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (8.38%) Time Management
20 16 (8.38%) UNIX
21 14 (7.33%) Shell Script

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 34 (17.80%) CMS
2 11 (5.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.57%) IIS
6 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.52%) nginx
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Visio
1 7 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.19%) SaaS
2 3 (1.57%) PaaS
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.28%) DHCP
2 11 (5.76%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (5.76%) NetScaler
2 11 (5.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.09%) TETRA
3 4 (2.09%) 4G
3 4 (2.09%) GPRS
4 1 (0.52%) 2G
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) SDH
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.28%) Subversion
3 8 (4.19%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.66%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.62%) ClearQuest
5 5 (2.62%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.62%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.09%) Maven
6 4 (2.09%) Hudson
6 4 (2.09%) Ant
7 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.57%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.05%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.52%) MSI
9 1 (0.52%) PVCS
9 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.52%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (21.99%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Games
2 6 (3.14%) Legal
2 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.62%) Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Advertising
4 2 (1.05%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.14%) .NET
1 6 (3.14%) J2EE
2 2 (1.05%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.61%) CMDB
2 33 (17.28%) Management Information System
3 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.76%) CLARiiON
5 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.04%) Linux
2 21 (10.99%) Windows
3 16 (8.38%) UNIX
4 12 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.57%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Solaris
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (82.20%) Configuration Management
2 123 (64.40%) ITIL
3 59 (30.89%) Change Management
4 48 (25.13%) Asset Management
5 41 (21.47%) Release Management
6 36 (18.85%) Service Management
7 33 (17.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (9.95%) ITSM
10 18 (9.42%) Service Delivery
10 18 (9.42%) Project Management
11 16 (8.38%) Time Management
12 14 (7.33%) People Management
12 14 (7.33%) Software Asset Management
13 12 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.76%) Logistics
14 11 (5.76%) Problem Management
14 11 (5.76%) Network Management
14 11 (5.76%) ITIL V3
15 9 (4.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.66%) SQL
2 23 (12.04%) Java
3 14 (7.33%) Shell Script
4 13 (6.81%) C++
5 10 (5.24%) VBA
6 6 (3.14%) C#
7 4 (2.09%) Groovy
7 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.09%) Perl
8 3 (1.57%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.57%) VBScript
9 2 (1.05%) Python
9 2 (1.05%) PHP
9 2 (1.05%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) Winbatch
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (17.80%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (11.52%) Degree
3 10 (5.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.09%) HNC
7 4 (2.09%) HND
8 2 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.05%) ISEB
9 1 (0.52%) CIMA
9 1 (0.52%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.42%) QA
2 8 (4.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.57%) SLA
3 3 (1.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.28%) XenApp
3 11 (5.76%) vSphere
3 11 (5.76%) UAG
3 11 (5.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (1.57%) Samba
5 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.57%) Puppet
2 3 (1.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 37 (19.37%) Oracle
2 28 (14.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.33%) VMware
4 12 (6.28%) Citrix
4 12 (6.28%) Cisco
5 11 (5.76%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.76%) EMC
5 11 (5.76%) Infoblox
6 8 (4.19%) ServiceNow
7 7 (3.66%) IBM
8 4 (2.09%) BMC
9 3 (1.57%) MKS
9 3 (1.57%) Remedy
9 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.57%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.05%) Google
10 2 (1.05%) Capita
10 2 (1.05%) JBoss
10 2 (1.05%) SAP
10 2 (1.05%) Macrovision
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