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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Configuration Manager
Rank 918 928 933
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Configuration Manager 17 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.009% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -28.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -19.14%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Software Configuration Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Configuration Manager
Top 9 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 17 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands - 10 £42,500 -
Leicester - 10 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 10 £42,500 -
London +10 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Woking - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
South East - 3 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -

Software Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (78.26%) Release Management
2 34 (73.91%) ITIL
3 32 (69.57%) Configuration Management
4 23 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 17 (36.96%) CMDB
5 17 (36.96%) RUP
5 17 (36.96%) Remedy
5 17 (36.96%) Unified Process
5 17 (36.96%) Maven
6 15 (32.61%) ITIL V3
6 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
7 14 (30.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 14 (30.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 14 (30.43%) Service Management
7 14 (30.43%) Six Sigma
7 14 (30.43%) HP
8 12 (26.09%) ITSM
8 12 (26.09%) CollabNet
8 12 (26.09%) Subversion
8 12 (26.09%) Process Improvement
8 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 12 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (21.74%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) Project Management
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) Hudson

Software Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Maven
2 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
3 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (26.09%) Subversion
4 8 (17.39%) Hudson
5 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) CMDB
2 3 (6.52%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) AIX
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Release Management
2 34 (73.91%) ITIL
3 32 (69.57%) Configuration Management
4 23 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 17 (36.96%) RUP
5 17 (36.96%) Unified Process
6 15 (32.61%) ITIL V3
7 14 (30.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 14 (30.43%) Service Management
7 14 (30.43%) Six Sigma
8 12 (26.09%) ITSM
8 12 (26.09%) Process Improvement
9 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (17.39%) Project Management
11 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.04%) CRM
12 6 (13.04%) ERP
12 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
12 6 (13.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) LINC
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Remedy
2 14 (30.43%) HP
3 12 (26.09%) CollabNet
4 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) BMC
6 2 (4.35%) Unisys
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow