The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 76 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.54% 1.03% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -15.65%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Configuration Management
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 511 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.35% 87.80% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 355 359 191
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Watford region.

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Watford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Configuration Management also 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 that cited Configuration Management.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
3 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (64.29%) Capacity Management
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 8 (57.14%) Maximo
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 8 (57.14%) IBM
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (57.14%) IIS
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 5 (35.71%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Facility Management
6 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Configuration Management also 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 that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (57.14%) IIS
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) WorkSite
3 2 (14.29%) Lync
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Maximo
2 4 (28.57%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) DSL
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (64.29%) Capacity Management
3 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Facility Management
6 2 (14.29%) QMS
6 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) VMware