The first table below looks at the demand for the Configuration Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Specialist
Rank 896 875 891
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 5 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.012% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Configuration Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 -32 5 £47,500 +47.28% 2
East of England - 3 £47,500 -
Luton - 3 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
West Midlands +1 1 £50,000 +10.49%
Birmingham +1 1 £50,000 -4.76%
London -51 1 - -

Configuration Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) GoldenSource
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) CMDB
6 1 (10.00%) Fat Client

Configuration Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) GoldenSource
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