The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 783 760 766
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 110 120 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 94 99 81
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -41 104 £49,000 -10.90% 9
London -33 39 £55,000 - 4
East Midlands +6 28 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Northamptonshire +5 26 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Northampton 0 21 £45,000 -33.33% 1
City of London -15 17 £55,000 - 1
East of England -8 15 £40,000 -26.26% 1
Bedfordshire +11 14 £40,000 +9.58%
South East -11 14 £43,750 -21.87%
Luton - 13 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Milton Keynes 0 6 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands +3 4 £55,000 -
Scotland -18 4 £52,500 +26.50%
Leeds -29 4 £38,750 +4.72%
West Yorkshire -37 4 £38,750 +4.72% 2
Yorkshire -45 4 £38,750 +4.72% 2
Kent - 4 £55,000 -
North West +7 3 - -
Cumbria - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £41,250 -
Birmingham +4 2 £56,500 +45.80%
Nottingham +1 2 £41,250 -
Wales -2 2 £28,750 -8.73%
South Wales -5 2 £28,750 -8.73%
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -
Stirling - 2 £56,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Cobham - 2 £25,000 -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 144 (81.36%) Configuration Management
2 109 (61.58%) ITIL
3 68 (38.42%) Change Management
4 43 (24.29%) Finance
5 40 (22.60%) Asset Management
6 39 (22.03%) Release Management
7 36 (20.34%) Service Management
8 33 (18.64%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (18.64%) CMDB
9 31 (17.51%) Oracle
10 29 (16.38%) Management Information System
11 28 (15.82%) CMS
12 24 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (12.99%) Java
14 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
14 21 (11.86%) QA
14 21 (11.86%) Degree
15 20 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (11.30%) SQL
15 20 (11.30%) Linux
16 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
17 17 (9.60%) UNIX
18 16 (9.04%) Time Management
18 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
18 16 (9.04%) Windows
19 15 (8.47%) ITSM
19 15 (8.47%) Subversion
20 14 (7.91%) Project Management
20 14 (7.91%) VMware
21 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 28 (15.82%) CMS
2 9 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.56%) Windchill
3 1 (0.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.69%) PaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.65%) DHCP
2 9 (5.08%) NetScaler
2 9 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.69%) SDH
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.13%) MySQL
3 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.47%) Subversion
3 10 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.95%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.39%) CruiseControl
5 6 (3.39%) Maven
5 6 (3.39%) ClearCase
6 5 (2.82%) Ant
7 4 (2.26%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.26%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.69%) PVCS
8 3 (1.69%) JIRA
9 2 (1.13%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.13%) FishEye
9 2 (1.13%) Hudson
9 2 (1.13%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.13%) AnthillPro
9 2 (1.13%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 43 (24.29%) Finance
2 8 (4.52%) Advertising
3 6 (3.39%) Legal
3 6 (3.39%) Games
4 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Military
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.52%) .NET
1 8 (4.52%) J2EE
2 1 (0.56%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.56%) HTML
2 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.56%) XML
2 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.64%) CMDB
2 29 (16.38%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.08%) CLARiiON
4 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.69%) Firmware
6 3 (1.69%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.30%) Linux
2 17 (9.60%) UNIX
3 16 (9.04%) Windows
4 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.69%) AIX
5 3 (1.69%) Solaris
6 2 (1.13%) Debian
6 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (81.36%) Configuration Management
2 109 (61.58%) ITIL
3 68 (38.42%) Change Management
4 40 (22.60%) Asset Management
5 39 (22.03%) Release Management
6 36 (20.34%) Service Management
7 24 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (9.04%) Time Management
8 16 (9.04%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.47%) ITSM
10 14 (7.91%) Project Management
11 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.34%) PRINCE2
12 12 (6.78%) Change Control
12 12 (6.78%) ITIL V3
13 9 (5.08%) Network Management
13 9 (5.08%) Problem Management
13 9 (5.08%) Logistics
14 8 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (3.95%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.99%) Java
2 20 (11.30%) SQL
3 10 (5.65%) C++
4 9 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.95%) VBA
6 5 (2.82%) C#
6 5 (2.82%) Groovy
7 4 (2.26%) Perl
8 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.13%) VBScript
9 2 (1.13%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (18.64%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (11.86%) Degree
3 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.13%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCAD
7 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.56%) ACCA
7 1 (0.56%) CIMA
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.86%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.65%) XenApp
3 9 (5.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 9 (5.08%) vSphere
3 9 (5.08%) UAG
4 3 (1.69%) Samba
5 2 (1.13%) vCloud
6 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (17.51%) Oracle
2 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.91%) VMware
4 12 (6.78%) Cisco
5 10 (5.65%) Citrix
6 9 (5.08%) EMC
6 9 (5.08%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.08%) Infoblox
7 7 (3.95%) IBM
8 6 (3.39%) BMC
9 5 (2.82%) Remedy
10 3 (1.69%) Nokia
10 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.69%) SAP
10 3 (1.69%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.13%) Capita
11 2 (1.13%) Google
11 2 (1.13%) AccuRev
11 2 (1.13%) Macrovision
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