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 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 167 128 125
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 46 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 1.37% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.78% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 47
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £27,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4179 4222 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.64% 77.37% 74.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 3577 3018
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -14 13 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Solihull -1 9 £33,500 +7.20%
Birmingham -24 9 £41,000 +2.50%
Coventry -3 5 £47,500 -11.21%
Worcestershire - 5 - -
Warwickshire +19 4 - -
West Bromwich -2 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (33.72%) SQL
1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 25 (29.07%) Security Cleared
3 24 (27.91%) ITIL
3 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
4 22 (25.58%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) Retail
5 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
6 19 (22.09%) Fujitsu
7 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
8 16 (18.60%) CMDB
8 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
9 15 (17.44%) Workflow
10 14 (16.28%) Oracle
11 13 (15.12%) XML
11 13 (15.12%) HTML
11 13 (15.12%) Windows
11 13 (15.12%) Active Directory
11 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (15.12%) VMware
11 13 (15.12%) Change Control
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (13.95%) Migration
12 12 (13.95%) Degree
12 12 (13.95%) Service Management
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (12.79%) IIS
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.81%) CMS
4 5 (5.81%) EPiServer CMS
5 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
6 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.33%) FileNet
6 2 (2.33%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (9.30%) TargetLink
3 8 (9.30%) Simulink
3 8 (9.30%) Stateflow
4 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.49%) MS Office
5 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.81%) Maximo
2 5 (5.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.16%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) IaaS
3 2 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) VLAN
3 4 (4.65%) TETRA
3 4 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.65%) DNS
3 4 (4.65%) SAN
3 4 (4.65%) GPRS
3 4 (4.65%) 4G
4 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.49%) LAN
4 3 (3.49%) VoIP
4 3 (3.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.49%) MGCP
4 3 (3.49%) SCCP
4 3 (3.49%) H.323
4 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.33%) NAS
5 2 (2.33%) Firewall
5 2 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.81%) MS Access
3 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (9.30%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (6.98%) Subversion
4 5 (5.81%) JIRA
5 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) Ant
6 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.33%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.16%) Selenium
7 1 (1.16%) Ranorex
General
1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 24 (27.91%) Telecoms
3 22 (25.58%) Retail
4 9 (10.47%) Automotive
5 8 (9.30%) Electronics
6 2 (2.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Configuration Manager
5 8 (9.30%) Business Developer
5 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Server Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) HTML
1 13 (15.12%) XML
2 10 (11.63%) .NET
3 9 (10.47%) Web Services
4 7 (8.14%) Middleware
5 5 (5.81%) XSL
6 4 (4.65%) J2EE
6 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.49%) XMPP
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.49%) jQuery
8 2 (2.33%) HTML5
8 2 (2.33%) WCF
8 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.33%) Spring
8 2 (2.33%) JSF
8 2 (2.33%) CSS
8 2 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) CMDB
2 8 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.49%) Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.65%) BlackBerry OS
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.65%) Android
5 4 (4.65%) Linux
5 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.49%) Solaris
7 1 (1.16%) UNIX
7 1 (1.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) ITIL
2 15 (17.44%) Workflow
3 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (15.12%) Change Control
4 12 (13.95%) Service Management
4 12 (13.95%) OO
4 12 (13.95%) Migration
5 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.63%) Validation
7 9 (10.47%) Project Management
7 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.47%) Software Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Requirements Management
8 8 (9.30%) UML
8 8 (9.30%) Yourdon
9 7 (8.14%) Change Management
9 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Resource Management
10 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) C#
3 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.79%) C++
5 10 (11.63%) C
6 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.30%) Assembly Language
7 5 (5.81%) VB
7 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.81%) Java
8 4 (4.65%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) Python
10 2 (2.33%) Groovy
10 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.33%) Clojure
11 1 (1.16%) Perl
11 1 (1.16%) PHP
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.95%) Degree
4 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.65%) HNC
4 4 (4.65%) HND
4 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) MCSE
5 3 (3.49%) CCNP
5 3 (3.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.33%) ISEB
7 1 (1.16%) MOS
7 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) SLA
2 7 (8.14%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.65%) vSphere
5 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (3.49%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.09%) Fujitsu
3 14 (16.28%) Oracle
4 13 (15.12%) VMware
5 8 (9.30%) MathWorks
5 8 (9.30%) MKS
6 7 (8.14%) Remedy
6 7 (8.14%) Cisco
7 5 (5.81%) BMC
7 5 (5.81%) EPiServer
8 4 (4.65%) Toshiba
8 4 (4.65%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Dell
8 4 (4.65%) EMC
9 2 (2.33%) Citrix
9 2 (2.33%) IBM
9 2 (2.33%) JBoss
9 2 (2.33%) Adobe
9 2 (2.33%) AccuRev
9 2 (2.33%) Serena
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