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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Specialist
Rank 876 961 968
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £25,000 £36,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% -37.39%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 - £45,000

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
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 6 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 11 December 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 +68 3 £25,000 -30.55%
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Solihull - 1 £25,000 -

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Fit Analysis

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Fit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM