The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 172 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 65 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.03% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 20
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,550 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,300 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
Configuration Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Configuration Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -21 23 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Coventry +7 16 £37,000 -31.48% 1
Warwickshire +15 6 £47,500 - 1
Staffordshire +4 6 £48,000 +9.71% 1
Worcestershire +11 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Shropshire - 3 £65,000 -
Solihull +14 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 61 (37.20%) ITIL
2 40 (24.39%) SQL
3 39 (23.78%) Linux
4 37 (22.56%) Service Management
5 33 (20.12%) Puppet
6 32 (19.51%) Oracle
7 31 (18.90%) Firewall
8 30 (18.29%) CMDB
8 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
8 30 (18.29%) .NET
9 29 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (17.68%) Release Management
10 28 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (15.85%) Windows
11 26 (15.85%) Service Delivery
12 24 (14.63%) C#
13 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
13 22 (13.41%) Apache
14 21 (12.80%) MS Excel
14 21 (12.80%) LAN
14 21 (12.80%) WAN
14 21 (12.80%) Change Management
15 20 (12.20%) Active Directory
15 20 (12.20%) DevOps
16 19 (11.59%) Ansible
16 19 (11.59%) People Management
16 19 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
16 19 (11.59%) Unix
17 18 (10.98%) Cloud Computing
17 18 (10.98%) Patch Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.41%) Apache
2 14 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.71%) JBoss
4 8 (4.88%) nginx
5 5 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.44%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.83%) IIS
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.22%) WordPress
9 1 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.61%) Mule
9 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 21 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) Windchill
4 1 (0.61%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Simulink
4 1 (0.61%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.98%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.90%) Firewall
2 21 (12.80%) LAN
2 21 (12.80%) WAN
3 11 (6.71%) DNS
4 10 (6.10%) Network Security
5 8 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (4.27%) SAN
7 6 (3.66%) IPv4
8 4 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (1.83%) HTTP
9 3 (1.83%) VoIP
10 2 (1.22%) LDAP
10 2 (1.22%) PABX
10 2 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.61%) FirePass
11 1 (0.61%) IPsec
11 1 (0.61%) ISDN
11 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.61%) VPLS
11 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.93%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.88%) Big Data
4 5 (3.05%) MySQL
4 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.88%) Travis CI
2 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.66%) Subversion
4 4 (2.44%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.44%) MSTest
5 3 (1.83%) Ant
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.61%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.61%) GoCD
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.61%) VectorCAST
General
1 13 (7.93%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.05%) Military
4 3 (1.83%) Automotive
4 3 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (19.51%) Administrator
2 17 (10.37%) Developer
3 15 (9.15%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (8.54%) Analyst
5 10 (6.10%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.49%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 8 (4.88%) Azure Administrator
7 8 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.27%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.27%) SQL Developer
8 7 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.27%) Technical Leader
9 6 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.66%) C# Developer
9 6 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.66%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.05%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.05%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.05%) Configuration Engineer
10 5 (3.05%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.29%) .NET
2 12 (7.32%) XML
3 9 (5.49%) Web Services
3 9 (5.49%) WinForms
3 9 (5.49%) WPF
4 8 (4.88%) LAMP
5 7 (4.27%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.27%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (3.05%) jQuery
6 5 (3.05%) XSLT
7 3 (1.83%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.83%) Middleware
7 3 (1.83%) Node.js
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.83%) REST
8 2 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.22%) FuelPHP
8 2 (1.22%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.61%) JSON
9 1 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.29%) CMDB
2 16 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.54%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.71%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.49%) Life Science
7 4 (2.44%) Physics
8 2 (1.22%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.61%) Handset
9 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) NHS
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.78%) Linux
2 26 (15.85%) Windows
3 19 (11.59%) Unix
4 15 (9.15%) CentOS
5 10 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.10%) Windows Server
6 7 (4.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.83%) Solaris
7 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.20%) ITIL
2 37 (22.56%) Service Management
3 29 (17.68%) Release Management
3 29 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (15.85%) Service Delivery
5 21 (12.80%) Change Management
6 20 (12.20%) DevOps
7 19 (11.59%) People Management
7 19 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (10.98%) Patch Management
9 15 (9.15%) Project Management
10 13 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.32%) Analytics
11 12 (7.32%) Integration Testing
11 12 (7.32%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.71%) Incident Management
12 11 (6.71%) OO
13 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.10%) Problem Management
13 10 (6.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.39%) SQL
2 24 (14.63%) C#
3 17 (10.37%) Bash Shell
4 15 (9.15%) Python
5 14 (8.54%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.32%) Perl
7 10 (6.10%) Java
7 10 (6.10%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.10%) VB
8 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.44%) Embedded C
10 4 (2.44%) Ruby
11 3 (1.83%) Groovy
12 2 (1.22%) C
12 2 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.61%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.10%) CCNP
6 6 (3.66%) Degree
7 5 (3.05%) CCNA
8 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.22%) ISEB
9 2 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.22%) MCSA
9 2 (1.22%) MCSE
10 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) SLA
2 4 (2.44%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.61%) MISRA
4 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 20 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.05%) Docker
3 5 (3.05%) iptables
3 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.22%) KVM
4 2 (1.22%) Samba
4 2 (1.22%) Varnish
4 2 (1.22%) Xen
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (20.12%) Puppet
2 19 (11.59%) Ansible
3 14 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.05%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.05%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (2.44%) Terraform
6 3 (1.83%) rkt
7 2 (1.22%) Salt
8 1 (0.61%) Cacti
8 1 (0.61%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.61%) SCCM
8 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (19.51%) Oracle
2 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.37%) Cisco
4 15 (9.15%) Juniper
5 8 (4.88%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.88%) VMware
6 7 (4.27%) Remedy
7 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.05%) 3PAR
8 5 (3.05%) HP
9 4 (2.44%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.83%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.83%) Serena
10 3 (1.83%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.22%) Veeam
12 1 (0.61%) Dell KACE
12 1 (0.61%) F5
12 1 (0.61%) Google
12 1 (0.61%) Mitel
12 1 (0.61%) Riverbed
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago