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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 170 148 134
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 46 65 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 1.19% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.51% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 50
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +8.75%
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
4353 4295 3711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.07% 78.50% 75.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3623 3638 3149
Average salary £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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
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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 -11 13 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Birmingham -31 9 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Warwickshire +18 8 £41,000 -2.38% 2
Solihull +2 8 £33,500 -16.25%
Coventry -10 4 £38,500 -28.03%
Worcestershire - 4 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
3 25 (28.74%) ITIL
3 25 (28.74%) Finance
4 23 (26.44%) C#
5 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
6 20 (22.99%) Telecoms
7 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
7 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
7 19 (21.84%) Retail
8 16 (18.39%) Fujitsu
8 16 (18.39%) CMDB
8 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (17.24%) Automotive
10 14 (16.09%) Degree
11 13 (14.94%) Requirements Management
11 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
11 13 (14.94%) Electronics
11 13 (14.94%) Workflow
11 13 (14.94%) VMware
11 13 (14.94%) Service Management
11 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
11 13 (14.94%) Windows
11 13 (14.94%) C++
11 13 (14.94%) XML
12 12 (13.79%) Oracle
12 12 (13.79%) HTML
12 12 (13.79%) C
12 12 (13.79%) Validation
12 12 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 11 (12.64%) IIS
1 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.49%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.30%) FileNet
5 2 (2.30%) LiveCycle
5 2 (2.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (11.49%) TargetLink
3 10 (11.49%) Simulink
3 10 (11.49%) Stateflow
4 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.45%) MS Office
5 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.75%) Maximo
2 5 (5.75%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.15%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) IaaS
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.75%) VLAN
3 4 (4.60%) TETRA
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.60%) DNS
3 4 (4.60%) SAN
3 4 (4.60%) GPRS
3 4 (4.60%) 4G
4 3 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.45%) LAN
4 3 (3.45%) VoIP
4 3 (3.45%) WAN
4 3 (3.45%) MGCP
4 3 (3.45%) SCCP
4 3 (3.45%) H.323
4 3 (3.45%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.30%) NAS
5 2 (2.30%) Firewall
5 2 (2.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.75%) MS Access
3 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (11.49%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (5.75%) JIRA
3 4 (4.60%) Subversion
3 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.30%) Hudson
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) Ant
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.15%) Ranorex
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 20 (22.99%) Telecoms
3 19 (21.84%) Retail
4 15 (17.24%) Automotive
5 13 (14.94%) Electronics
6 2 (2.30%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Configuration Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Server Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) XML
2 12 (13.79%) HTML
3 9 (10.34%) .NET
3 9 (10.34%) Web Services
4 7 (8.05%) Middleware
5 5 (5.75%) XSL
6 4 (4.60%) J2EE
7 3 (3.45%) XMPP
7 3 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.30%) jQuery
8 2 (2.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) XSLT
8 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.30%) Spring
8 2 (2.30%) JSF
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.30%) SOAP
9 1 (1.15%) XSD
9 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) CMDB
1 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.45%) Clustering
5 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.60%) BlackBerry OS
5 4 (4.60%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.60%) Android
5 4 (4.60%) Linux
5 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) UNIX
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Service Management
2 13 (14.94%) Workflow
2 13 (14.94%) Requirements Management
3 12 (13.79%) Change Control
3 12 (13.79%) Validation
4 11 (12.64%) Migration
4 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
4 11 (12.64%) OO
4 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (11.49%) UML
5 10 (11.49%) Change Management
5 10 (11.49%) Yourdon
6 9 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Project Management
8 7 (8.05%) Release Management
8 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Resource Management
9 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 23 (26.44%) C#
3 13 (14.94%) C++
4 12 (13.79%) C
5 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
5 10 (11.49%) Assembly Language
6 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.75%) Java
7 5 (5.75%) VB
7 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.60%) Ruby
9 3 (3.45%) Python
10 2 (2.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 2 (2.30%) Clojure
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) Degree
3 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) HNC
4 4 (4.60%) HND
5 3 (3.45%) MCSE
5 3 (3.45%) CCNP
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.45%) MCP
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.30%) ISEB
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.15%) MOS
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 7 (8.05%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) vSphere
5 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) Fujitsu
3 13 (14.94%) VMware
4 12 (13.79%) Oracle
5 10 (11.49%) MathWorks
5 10 (11.49%) MKS
6 7 (8.05%) Remedy
6 7 (8.05%) Cisco
7 5 (5.75%) BMC
7 5 (5.75%) EPiServer
8 4 (4.60%) Toshiba
8 4 (4.60%) HP
8 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 4 (4.60%) EMC
9 2 (2.30%) Citrix
9 2 (2.30%) IBM
9 2 (2.30%) SAP
9 2 (2.30%) JBoss
9 2 (2.30%) Telerik
9 2 (2.30%) Adobe
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