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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 806 827 773
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 89 99 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 88
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -15.00%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +11 80 £50,000 +5.26% 8
London +27 39 £67,500 +22.72% 3
South East +8 17 £50,000 +14.28%
South West - 12 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes -11 8 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 7 £40,000 -0.62% 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £40,000 -0.62% 1
South Wales +4 7 £37,500 +30.43%
Wales -1 7 £37,500 +30.43%
Cardiff - 7 £37,500 -
City of London +27 6 £71,250 +29.54%
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £66,000 -
Halifax +5 5 £40,000 -1.23%
Exeter - 5 - -
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £52,500 -
Devon - 5 - -
West Drayton - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey +13 2 £47,500 +40.74%
Berkshire +1 2 £50,000 -37.50%
Reading 0 2 £50,000 -37.50%
East Midlands -19 2 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Southampton - 2 £52,500 -
Woking - 2 £47,500 -
Fareham - 2 £55,000 -
Leeds +10 1 £41,500 +3.75% 1
East of England -5 1 - -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 121 (72.02%) Configuration Management
2 94 (55.95%) ITIL
3 59 (35.12%) CMDB
4 45 (26.79%) Finance
5 44 (26.19%) Asset Management
6 38 (22.62%) SQL
7 36 (21.43%) Release Management
8 35 (20.83%) Service Management
9 26 (15.48%) Windows
9 26 (15.48%) ITIL V3
10 23 (13.69%) Subversion
10 23 (13.69%) SDLC
11 21 (12.50%) Java
12 20 (11.90%) Oracle
13 19 (11.31%) Linux
13 19 (11.31%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (10.71%) SLA
14 18 (10.71%) Workflow
14 18 (10.71%) Banking
14 18 (10.71%) ITSM
14 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (10.71%) Security Cleared
15 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
15 17 (10.12%) Jenkins
16 16 (9.52%) Line Management
16 16 (9.52%) Service Delivery
16 16 (9.52%) Change Management
17 15 (8.93%) Project Management
17 15 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (8.93%) CRM

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (5.36%) CMS
2 7 (4.17%) Apache
2 7 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.98%) JBoss
4 4 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Summit
2 3 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) LAN
1 5 (2.98%) WAN
2 2 (1.19%) Internet
2 2 (1.19%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.19%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (13.69%) Subversion
2 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.12%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.33%) Maven
4 9 (5.36%) JIRA
5 8 (4.76%) Hudson
6 7 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.17%) Ant
7 5 (2.98%) FishEye
7 5 (2.98%) Gradle
8 4 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.79%) InstallShield
9 3 (1.79%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (26.79%) Finance
2 18 (10.71%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.98%) Games
5 4 (2.38%) Retail
6 3 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) XML
2 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 59 (35.12%) CMDB
2 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.17%) Tandem
4 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.19%) EFT
7 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.60%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.48%) Windows
2 19 (11.31%) Linux
3 7 (4.17%) UNIX
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (72.02%) Configuration Management
2 94 (55.95%) ITIL
3 44 (26.19%) Asset Management
4 36 (21.43%) Release Management
5 35 (20.83%) Service Management
6 26 (15.48%) ITIL V3
7 23 (13.69%) SDLC
8 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.71%) Workflow
8 18 (10.71%) ITSM
9 16 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 16 (9.52%) Change Management
9 16 (9.52%) Line Management
10 15 (8.93%) Project Management
10 15 (8.93%) CRM
10 15 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.74%) Automated Testing
11 13 (7.74%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.62%) SQL
2 21 (12.50%) Java
3 11 (6.55%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.36%) Perl
4 9 (5.36%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.76%) Python
6 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.17%) C++
7 3 (1.79%) C#
8 2 (1.19%) C
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (11.31%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.33%) Degree
4 12 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.36%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.71%) SLA
2 3 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.60%) WSUS
3 1 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (11.90%) Oracle
2 13 (7.74%) BMC
3 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.36%) Computacenter
5 6 (3.57%) Remedy
5 6 (3.57%) VMware
5 6 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.98%) Symantec
6 5 (2.98%) Google
6 5 (2.98%) HP
6 5 (2.98%) Cisco
6 5 (2.98%) IBM
7 4 (2.38%) EMC
7 4 (2.38%) McAfee
7 4 (2.38%) F5
7 4 (2.38%) CollabNet
8 3 (1.79%) Macrovision
9 2 (1.19%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
London
Cititec
Salary: £75k - 80k per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 16 days ago