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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 801 852 805
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 85 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.061% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.065% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 63
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%

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
101925 112965 102678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.63% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83823 92812 85368
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +57 78 £50,000 +15.83% 6
London +55 28 £65,000 +18.18% 1
South East +23 17 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East of England +12 12 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South West - 11 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes -14 9 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +22 8 £40,000 -4.37% 2
West Yorkshire +11 7 £40,000 -4.37% 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 7 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £66,000 -
Halifax +17 5 £40,000 -1.23%
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 5 £45,000 -
Exeter - 5 - -
Devon - 5 - -
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 -
Essex - 4 - -
Brentwood - 4 - -
City of London +27 3 £67,500 +26.16% 1
Surrey +23 3 £47,500 +8.57%
Wales +1 3 £30,000 -
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Woking - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Southampton - 2 £52,500 -
Swansea - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £52,500 -
West Wales - 2 - -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 110 (72.85%) Configuration Management
2 85 (56.29%) ITIL
3 57 (37.75%) CMDB
4 44 (29.14%) Asset Management
5 39 (25.83%) Finance
5 39 (25.83%) SQL
6 29 (19.21%) Windows
7 28 (18.54%) Service Management
8 25 (16.56%) Release Management
9 24 (15.89%) ITIL V3
10 20 (13.25%) SDLC
10 20 (13.25%) Oracle
11 19 (12.58%) Linux
12 18 (11.92%) Java
12 18 (11.92%) SLA
12 18 (11.92%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (11.92%) Subversion
12 18 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (11.26%) Workflow
13 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
14 16 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (10.60%) Banking
14 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
15 15 (9.93%) CRM
15 15 (9.93%) Project Management
16 14 (9.27%) BMC
16 14 (9.27%) Git (software)
16 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
17 13 (8.61%) Line Management
17 13 (8.61%) Jenkins

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (5.96%) CMS
2 8 (5.30%) Apache
2 8 (5.30%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.97%) JBoss
4 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.31%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.66%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.99%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Summit
2 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.99%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) LAN
1 5 (3.31%) WAN
2 2 (1.32%) ATM
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.64%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.97%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.32%) DB2
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (11.92%) Subversion
2 14 (9.27%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.61%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.61%) JIRA
4 11 (7.28%) Maven
5 8 (5.30%) Ant
5 8 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.31%) Gradle
6 5 (3.31%) FishEye
6 5 (3.31%) Hudson
7 4 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.99%) InstallShield
8 3 (1.99%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.32%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.66%) Psake
10 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.66%) PVCS
General
1 39 (25.83%) Finance
2 16 (10.60%) Banking
3 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.31%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) International Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (37.75%) CMDB
2 8 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.64%) Tandem
4 6 (3.97%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.32%) EFT
7 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.21%) Windows
2 19 (12.58%) Linux
3 10 (6.62%) UNIX
4 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.66%) AIX
7 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (72.85%) Configuration Management
2 85 (56.29%) ITIL
3 44 (29.14%) Asset Management
4 28 (18.54%) Service Management
5 25 (16.56%) Release Management
6 24 (15.89%) ITIL V3
7 20 (13.25%) SDLC
8 18 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (11.26%) Workflow
10 16 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.93%) CRM
11 15 (9.93%) Project Management
12 13 (8.61%) Line Management
12 13 (8.61%) Automated Testing
12 13 (8.61%) Service Delivery
13 12 (7.95%) Change Management
14 11 (7.28%) DevOps
14 11 (7.28%) ITSM
15 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (5.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.83%) SQL
2 18 (11.92%) Java
3 11 (7.28%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.96%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.30%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.64%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.64%) Python
6 7 (4.64%) Perl
7 6 (3.97%) C++
8 5 (3.31%) C#
9 2 (1.32%) C
10 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (11.26%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.95%) Degree
3 12 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.96%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
3 1 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (13.25%) Oracle
2 14 (9.27%) BMC
3 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.96%) Computacenter
5 7 (4.64%) VMware
6 6 (3.97%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.31%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.31%) Cisco
7 5 (3.31%) IBM
7 5 (3.31%) Symantec
7 5 (3.31%) Google
8 4 (2.65%) McAfee
8 4 (2.65%) EMC
8 4 (2.65%) F5
9 3 (1.99%) Remedy
9 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.99%) Macrovision
10 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.66%) HP
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 23 days ago