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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Specialist
Rank 914 950 1002
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 7 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.013% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 8
Median salary £50,750 £38,325 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.42% -17.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Configuration Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Top 12 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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +48 7 £50,750 +32.42%
Kent - 3 £62,500 -
South East - 3 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £41,500 -
West Malling - 2 £48,750 -
London +34 1 £36,000 -6.06%
Luton - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Bath - 1 £41,500 -
Somerset - 1 £41,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) Novell
3 3 (23.08%) ZENworks
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) MS Access
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) HL7
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Novell
3 2 (15.38%) SAP