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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 797 752 807
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 114 123 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 99 99 71
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,300 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +19.56%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 31 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 31 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 -48 111 £53,000 -3.63% 12
London -36 45 £55,000 - 8
East Midlands +2 28 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Northamptonshire +7 26 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Northampton +2 21 £45,000 -33.33%
City of London -12 18 £55,500 +0.90% 1
East of England +1 16 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Bedfordshire +7 13 £40,000 +9.58%
South East -22 12 £45,000 -19.64%
Luton - 12 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -10 6 £43,750 +12.90%
Yorkshire -26 6 £38,750 +4.72% 1
Leeds -30 6 £38,750 +4.72%
West Yorkshire -38 6 £38,750 +4.72% 1
Milton Keynes -4 5 £42,500 +9.67%
West Midlands -21 4 £55,000 -
North West -3 3 - - 1
Kent - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 3 £25,000 -
Cumbria - 3 - -
Birmingham +2 2 £56,500 +45.80%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £41,250 -
Wales -4 2 £28,750 -8.73%
Nottingham -5 2 £41,250 -
South Wales -7 2 £28,750 -8.73%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 2 £55,000 -
Cobham - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 151 (82.07%) Configuration Management
2 115 (62.50%) ITIL
3 69 (37.50%) Change Management
4 45 (24.46%) Finance
5 43 (23.37%) Asset Management
6 38 (20.65%) CMDB
7 37 (20.11%) Release Management
7 37 (20.11%) Service Management
8 36 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
9 34 (18.48%) Oracle
10 32 (17.39%) Management Information System
11 30 (16.30%) CMS
12 28 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (13.04%) Java
14 23 (12.50%) SQL
15 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
16 21 (11.41%) Linux
17 20 (10.87%) QA
17 20 (10.87%) Degree
18 19 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 19 (10.33%) Windows
19 18 (9.78%) Service Delivery
20 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
21 16 (8.70%) UNIX
21 16 (8.70%) ITSM
21 16 (8.70%) Time Management
22 14 (7.61%) Subversion
22 14 (7.61%) Project Management
23 13 (7.07%) Shell Script
23 13 (7.07%) VMware

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 30 (16.30%) CMS
2 9 (4.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.80%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) Windchill
4 1 (0.54%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) PaaS
1 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) DHCP
2 9 (4.89%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (4.89%) NetScaler
2 9 (4.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.09%) SDH
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.54%) MySQL
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.61%) Subversion
3 8 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.26%) CruiseControl
6 5 (2.72%) Maven
7 4 (2.17%) Hudson
7 4 (2.17%) Ant
7 4 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.17%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.09%) JIRA
9 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.09%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.54%) ChangeMan
10 1 (0.54%) MSI
10 1 (0.54%) PVCS
General
1 45 (24.46%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Advertising
3 6 (3.26%) Games
3 6 (3.26%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Banking
5 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Military
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) .NET
1 7 (3.80%) J2EE
2 1 (0.54%) XML Messaging
2 1 (0.54%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.65%) CMDB
2 32 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.89%) CLARiiON
4 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.54%) Firmware
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.54%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.41%) Linux
2 19 (10.33%) Windows
3 16 (8.70%) UNIX
4 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.63%) AIX
5 3 (1.63%) Solaris
6 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Debian
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (82.07%) Configuration Management
2 115 (62.50%) ITIL
3 69 (37.50%) Change Management
4 43 (23.37%) Asset Management
5 37 (20.11%) Release Management
5 37 (20.11%) Service Management
6 28 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (9.78%) Service Delivery
8 16 (8.70%) ITSM
8 16 (8.70%) Time Management
9 14 (7.61%) Project Management
10 13 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.07%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.52%) ITIL V3
12 10 (5.43%) Change Control
13 9 (4.89%) Network Management
13 9 (4.89%) Logistics
13 9 (4.89%) Problem Management
14 7 (3.80%) Process Management
14 7 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.04%) Java
2 23 (12.50%) SQL
3 13 (7.07%) Shell Script
4 12 (6.52%) C++
5 9 (4.89%) VBA
6 5 (2.72%) C#
6 5 (2.72%) Groovy
7 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.17%) Perl
7 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.63%) VBScript
9 2 (1.09%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) Python
9 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) Winbatch
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (10.87%) Degree
3 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.09%) ISEB
7 1 (0.54%) CIMA
7 1 (0.54%) ACCA
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.54%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) QA
2 8 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.72%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.43%) XenApp
3 9 (4.89%) UAG
3 9 (4.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 9 (4.89%) vSphere
4 3 (1.63%) Samba
5 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (18.48%) Oracle
2 22 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.07%) VMware
4 11 (5.98%) Cisco
5 10 (5.43%) Citrix
6 9 (4.89%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.89%) EMC
6 9 (4.89%) Infoblox
7 6 (3.26%) IBM
8 5 (2.72%) BMC
9 4 (2.17%) Remedy
10 3 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.63%) SAP
10 3 (1.63%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.09%) Google
11 2 (1.09%) Capita
11 2 (1.09%) JBoss
11 2 (1.09%) Nokia
11 2 (1.09%) MKS
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