The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Configuration Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Configuration Manager
Rank 879 898 855
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Configuration Manager 18 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.006% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.006% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 31
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - £41,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Configuration Manager
Salary Trend

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

Software Configuration Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Configuration Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Configuration Manager over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Software Configuration Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Configuration Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Configuration Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +30 18 £67,500 +58.82%
London +39 15 £67,500 +22.72%
City of London +38 4 £72,500 +31.81%
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Exeter - 3 - -
Devon - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
West Drayton - 2 £45,000 -

Software Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Configuration Manager in their job title.

1 20 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 14 (46.67%) Maven
4 13 (43.33%) Release Management
4 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
5 11 (36.67%) Unified Process
5 11 (36.67%) RUP
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (30.00%) Subversion
7 8 (26.67%) CollabNet
7 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 8 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (26.67%) ITSM
7 8 (26.67%) Service Management
7 8 (26.67%) HP
7 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma
8 7 (23.33%) Hudson
9 6 (20.00%) IBM
9 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) CRM
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco
10 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 5 (16.67%) Workflow
10 5 (16.67%) Games
10 5 (16.67%) VMware

Software Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Configuration Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Maven
2 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (30.00%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) Hudson
5 5 (16.67%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
6 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 16 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 13 (43.33%) Release Management
4 11 (36.67%) RUP
4 11 (36.67%) Unified Process
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma
6 8 (26.67%) Service Management
6 8 (26.67%) ITSM
6 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (26.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) CRM
8 5 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Samba
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) HP
1 8 (26.67%) CollabNet
2 6 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) Google
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Macrovision