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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 816 847 812
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 74 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.051% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.054% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 51
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +6.74%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +24 66 £47,500 -3.06% 8
East of England +30 22 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +34 18 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 18 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +14 16 £38,000 -11.96% 1
West Yorkshire +6 14 £38,000 -11.96% 1
London +5 14 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Leeds +12 11 £38,000 -11.96%
City of London 0 6 £55,000 +4.76%
South East -10 6 £48,750 -11.36% 3
Twickenham - 6 £65,000 -
South West -15 4 £41,875 +5.34%
Essex - 3 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £53,500 -
Wiltshire -2 2 - -
Reading -7 2 £50,000 - 1
Wales -8 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire -10 2 £50,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 £51,750 -
Bradford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £55,000 -
Dorset - 2 £41,875 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,250 -
Surrey - 2 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £46,500 -1.06% 2
Hampshire -7 1 £65,000 +109.67% 1
South Wales - 1 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 84 (57.53%) Configuration Management
2 81 (55.48%) ITIL
3 45 (30.82%) CMDB
4 39 (26.71%) Service Management
5 35 (23.97%) Finance
6 29 (19.86%) Service Delivery
7 26 (17.81%) Asset Management
7 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
8 25 (17.12%) Java
9 24 (16.44%) SQL
9 24 (16.44%) Windows
10 22 (15.07%) UNIX
11 21 (14.38%) Release Management
12 19 (13.01%) Oracle
13 17 (11.64%) Change Management
14 16 (10.96%) Workflow
14 16 (10.96%) Banking
14 16 (10.96%) ClearCase
15 15 (10.27%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (10.27%) ClearQuest
15 15 (10.27%) AIX
16 14 (9.59%) J2EE
16 14 (9.59%) Perl
16 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (9.59%) Samba
17 13 (8.90%) Retail
18 12 (8.22%) RUP
19 11 (7.53%) SLA
19 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
20 10 (6.85%) Management Information System

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (2.74%) IIS
2 3 (2.05%) JBoss
2 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.05%) CMS
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) ClearCase
2 15 (10.27%) ClearQuest
3 8 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.79%) JIRA
5 5 (3.42%) Subversion
5 5 (3.42%) Maven
6 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.05%) InstallShield
7 3 (2.05%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.37%) ChangeMan
8 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.37%) Hudson
8 2 (1.37%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.68%) PVCS
9 1 (0.68%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) Psake
General
1 35 (23.97%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Banking
3 13 (8.90%) Retail
4 9 (6.16%) Legal
5 6 (4.11%) Law
6 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.68%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) J2EE
2 5 (3.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.82%) CMDB
2 10 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.11%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.42%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.44%) Windows
2 22 (15.07%) UNIX
3 15 (10.27%) AIX
4 7 (4.79%) Linux
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.68%) CentOS
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.53%) Configuration Management
2 81 (55.48%) ITIL
3 39 (26.71%) Service Management
4 29 (19.86%) Service Delivery
5 26 (17.81%) Asset Management
6 21 (14.38%) Release Management
7 17 (11.64%) Change Management
8 16 (10.96%) Workflow
9 14 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.22%) RUP
11 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.85%) CRM
12 10 (6.85%) ITIL V3
12 10 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.85%) Line Management
12 10 (6.85%) Software Asset Management
13 9 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (5.48%) ITSM
15 7 (4.79%) Automated Testing
15 7 (4.79%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.12%) Java
2 24 (16.44%) SQL
3 14 (9.59%) Perl
4 5 (3.42%) C#
4 5 (3.42%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.05%) C
5 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.37%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) Winbatch
7 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.16%) Degree
3 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) HNC
6 2 (1.37%) HND
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) SLA
2 8 (5.48%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (9.59%) Samba
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) SCCM
2 3 (2.05%) Puppet
3 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (13.01%) Oracle
2 8 (5.48%) BMC
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.74%) Remedy
6 3 (2.05%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.05%) VMware
6 3 (2.05%) Macrovision
7 2 (1.37%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) BT
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.68%) PTC
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: car, pension, gym
Posted: 19 days ago