The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Configuration Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Specialist
UK
Rank 856 940 934
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 1 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.006% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -23.12%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £24,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -37.25%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Configuration Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Configuration Specialist in the job title.

Configuration Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist within the UK.

Configuration Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -
Belfast - 1 £40,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £40,000 -

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Configuration Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Configuration Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) WMI
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Snow
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Fit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Snow
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec