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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 63 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.50% - 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% - 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £48,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
445 273 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.18% 75.41% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 310 198 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) PMI
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Macrovision

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PMI
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Macrovision