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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 161 156 116
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 61 48 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.90% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.15% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 67
Average salary £39,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £36,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
4664 4185 3509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.14% 78.69% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3553 2993
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Staffordshire +9 21 £37,500 -42.30% 5
Warwickshire +17 17 £41,000 +12.32% 3
Solihull +2 10 £34,500 -13.75%
Birmingham -21 8 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Coventry -10 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 32 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 30 (29.70%) ITIL
3 29 (28.71%) C#
4 27 (26.73%) SQL
5 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
6 19 (18.81%) Automotive
6 19 (18.81%) Degree
6 19 (18.81%) CMDB
6 19 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
7 18 (17.82%) Requirements Management
7 18 (17.82%) Finance
7 18 (17.82%) Change Management
8 17 (16.83%) SharePoint
8 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
8 17 (16.83%) Electronics
9 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
9 16 (15.84%) C++
10 15 (14.85%) C
10 15 (14.85%) OO
10 15 (14.85%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (14.85%) Validation
11 14 (13.86%) HTML
11 14 (13.86%) .NET
12 13 (12.87%) XML
12 13 (12.87%) UML
12 13 (12.87%) Service Management
12 13 (12.87%) MathWorks
12 13 (12.87%) Simulink
12 13 (12.87%) Stateflow

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 17 (16.83%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
3 8 (7.92%) CMS
4 7 (6.93%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.96%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (1.98%) LiveCycle
6 2 (1.98%) Confluence
6 2 (1.98%) FileNet
6 2 (1.98%) JBoss
6 2 (1.98%) Apache
6 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (12.87%) TargetLink
3 13 (12.87%) Simulink
3 13 (12.87%) Stateflow
4 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.97%) MS Office
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.95%) Maximo
3 5 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.96%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) SaaS
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.95%) DNS
2 4 (3.96%) GPRS
2 4 (3.96%) TETRA
2 4 (3.96%) VLAN
2 4 (3.96%) Unified Communications
2 4 (3.96%) 4G
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (2.97%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.97%) MGCP
3 3 (2.97%) SCCP
3 3 (2.97%) H.323
3 3 (2.97%) LAN
3 3 (2.97%) VoIP
3 3 (2.97%) WAN
3 3 (2.97%) Internet
4 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 2 (1.98%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) NAS
5 1 (0.99%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.95%) MS Access
4 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.96%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.95%) JIRA
5 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.96%) Subversion
5 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.98%) Hudson
6 2 (1.98%) Ant
6 2 (1.98%) Maven
6 2 (1.98%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.99%) Selenium
7 1 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.99%) Ranorex
General
1 19 (18.81%) Automotive
2 18 (17.82%) Finance
3 17 (16.83%) Electronics
4 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
5 9 (8.91%) Retail
6 3 (2.97%) Law
7 2 (1.98%) Legal
7 2 (1.98%) Advertising
7 2 (1.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Software Engineer
3 15 (14.85%) Configuration Manager
4 13 (12.87%) Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Process Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Remedy Administrator
9 4 (3.96%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Administrator
10 3 (2.97%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.86%) HTML
1 14 (13.86%) .NET
2 13 (12.87%) XML
3 9 (8.91%) Web Services
4 7 (6.93%) Middleware
5 5 (4.95%) XSL
5 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.96%) CSS
6 4 (3.96%) J2EE
6 4 (3.96%) Ajax
6 4 (3.96%) jQuery
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
6 4 (3.96%) CSS3
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.97%) XMPP
8 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.98%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.98%) Spring
8 2 (1.98%) JSF
8 2 (1.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) CMDB
1 19 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.87%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.94%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) Open Source
6 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
7 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.97%) Solaris
5 2 (1.98%) UNIX
5 2 (1.98%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) ITIL
2 18 (17.82%) Change Management
2 18 (17.82%) Requirements Management
3 16 (15.84%) Software Engineering
4 15 (14.85%) Validation
4 15 (14.85%) OO
5 13 (12.87%) UML
5 13 (12.87%) Service Management
5 13 (12.87%) Yourdon
6 11 (10.89%) Migration
6 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.90%) Workflow
7 10 (9.90%) Release Management
7 10 (9.90%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.92%) Change Control
9 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.71%) C#
2 27 (26.73%) SQL
3 16 (15.84%) C++
4 15 (14.85%) C
5 13 (12.87%) Assembly Language
6 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.93%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.95%) Java
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
8 5 (4.95%) VB
8 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby
9 4 (3.96%) PHP5
10 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.97%) Python
11 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 2 (1.98%) Clojure
11 2 (1.98%) Groovy
11 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Degree
2 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (3.96%) HNC
4 4 (3.96%) HND
4 4 (3.96%) CCNP
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 2 (1.98%) MCP
5 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
3 3 (2.97%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.98%) COBIT
4 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SCCM
1 3 (2.97%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (2.97%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.99%) SCOM
2 1 (0.99%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) MathWorks
2 13 (12.87%) MKS
3 11 (10.89%) VMware
4 10 (9.90%) Remedy
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle
6 8 (7.92%) BMC
6 8 (7.92%) Fujitsu
7 7 (6.93%) Cisco
8 5 (4.95%) EMC
9 4 (3.96%) EPiServer
10 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.98%) Apple
11 2 (1.98%) AppSense
11 2 (1.98%) Adobe
11 2 (1.98%) IBM
11 2 (1.98%) SAP
11 2 (1.98%) AccuRev
11 2 (1.98%) Twitter
12 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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Posted: Yesterday
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