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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 851 805 790
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 68 69 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.062% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.066% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 95
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -28 63 £49,500 +10.00% 15
South East -11 17 £55,000 -6.38% 4
London -51 17 £52,500 +5.00% 4
City of London -11 11 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East Midlands - 11 £40,000 - 1
East of England -16 10 £41,250 +3.12%
West Sussex +7 9 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £39,500 - 1
Horsham - 7 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire -14 6 £40,000 -
Luton +1 5 £40,000 -
Northampton - 5 £43,250 - 1
Wales - 5 - -
North West 0 4 - -
Yorkshire -30 4 £43,164 +1.56% 4
West Yorkshire -33 4 £43,164 +1.56% 4
Manchester - 4 - -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £47,000 +17.50%
Leeds -25 3 £43,164 +1.56% 3
Oxford - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Crawley +12 2 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £49,000 -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes +11 1 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Surrey +3 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Berkshire -5 1 - -
Hampshire -14 1 £31,000 -29.54% 1

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 83 (66.40%) Configuration Management
2 59 (47.20%) ITIL
3 40 (32.00%) Change Management
4 29 (23.20%) Release Management
5 27 (21.60%) Degree
6 25 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (20.00%) Service Management
7 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
8 21 (16.80%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (16.00%) CMDB
10 19 (15.20%) QA
10 19 (15.20%) Maven
11 17 (13.60%) SQL
11 17 (13.60%) Oracle
12 16 (12.80%) Java
12 16 (12.80%) Linux
12 16 (12.80%) Finance
13 15 (12.00%) VMware
13 15 (12.00%) Subversion
14 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
14 14 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (10.40%) Service Delivery
15 13 (10.40%) UNIX
16 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (8.80%) Mercurial
17 11 (8.80%) Puppet
17 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
17 11 (8.80%) Ant
17 11 (8.80%) Microsoft

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (8.00%) CMS
2 9 (7.20%) Alfresco
3 8 (6.40%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.40%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.00%) Lync
6 2 (1.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) nginx
7 1 (0.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) Windchill
2 1 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.80%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) SDH
2 1 (0.80%) DHCP
2 1 (0.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) MySQL
3 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.80%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
2 19 (15.20%) Maven
3 15 (12.00%) Subversion
4 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
4 14 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (8.80%) Mercurial
5 11 (8.80%) Ant
6 10 (8.00%) JIRA
7 7 (5.60%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (5.60%) Artifactory
7 7 (5.60%) AnthillPro
7 7 (5.60%) TeamCity
7 7 (5.60%) Gerrit
7 7 (5.60%) FishEye
8 6 (4.80%) CruiseControl
9 5 (4.00%) ClearCase
9 5 (4.00%) Hudson
10 4 (3.20%) MSBuild
10 4 (3.20%) MSI
10 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.80%) Advertising
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Games
5 4 (3.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Military
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) .NET
1 9 (7.20%) J2EE
2 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.80%) Servlets
2 1 (0.80%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) CMDB
2 9 (7.20%) Open Source
3 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.40%) Chemistry
4 3 (2.40%) Firmware
4 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.80%) Linux
2 13 (10.40%) UNIX
3 8 (6.40%) Windows
4 7 (5.60%) Debian
5 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.40%) Solaris
6 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) CentOS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.80%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (66.40%) Configuration Management
2 59 (47.20%) ITIL
3 40 (32.00%) Change Management
4 29 (23.20%) Release Management
5 25 (20.00%) Service Management
5 25 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.40%) Service Delivery
7 12 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.20%) Document Management
9 9 (7.20%) ITIL V3
10 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (6.40%) Scrum
11 7 (5.60%) Asset Management
11 7 (5.60%) SOA
11 7 (5.60%) ETL
11 7 (5.60%) Software Deployment
11 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) Java
3 9 (7.20%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.00%) Perl
5 5 (4.00%) Python
6 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.40%) Groovy
7 3 (2.40%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) C++
8 2 (1.60%) VBA
8 2 (1.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.80%) VB6
9 1 (0.80%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (21.60%) Degree
2 21 (16.80%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) ISEB
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.80%) MCAD
6 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) ACCA
6 1 (0.80%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.20%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) vCloud
2 5 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.00%) XenServer
3 2 (1.60%) Samba
4 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Puppet
2 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.80%) SCCM
4 5 (4.00%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Oracle
2 15 (12.00%) VMware
3 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.20%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.80%) IBM
6 5 (4.00%) EMC
6 5 (4.00%) Citrix
7 4 (3.20%) BMC
7 4 (3.20%) Nokia
7 4 (3.20%) Cisco
7 4 (3.20%) Remedy
8 2 (1.60%) Perforce
8 2 (1.60%) Google
8 2 (1.60%) SAP
8 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.60%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.80%) JBoss
9 1 (0.80%) Siebel
9 1 (0.80%) Huawei
9 1 (0.80%) Computacenter
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + Car Allowance and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago