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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 160 136 174
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +38
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 74 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.35% 1.58% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.84% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 48
Median salary £52,500 £35,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.88% -12.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £85,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
4866 4412 4898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3706 4310
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -20 30 £55,000 +41.02% 2
Shropshire +2 12 £71,000 +1.42%
Staffordshire -5 12 £55,000 +29.41%
Coventry -3 3 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Solihull -10 3 £37,500 +41.50%
Herefordshire - 3 £37,500 -
West Bromwich +4 2 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -1 1 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 32 (26.89%) Puppet
2 31 (26.05%) Linux
3 30 (25.21%) Change Management
4 29 (24.37%) DevOps
5 26 (21.85%) Ansible
5 26 (21.85%) Service Management
6 25 (21.01%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (20.17%) Problem Management
8 22 (18.49%) Windows
9 21 (17.65%) Incident Management
10 20 (16.81%) ITIL
10 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
11 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (15.13%) Management Information System
13 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
14 16 (13.45%) Docker
14 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
14 16 (13.45%) Terraform
14 16 (13.45%) Web Services
15 15 (12.61%) Python
15 15 (12.61%) Microservices
15 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
16 14 (11.76%) SQL
17 13 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
17 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
18 12 (10.08%) C#
18 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
18 12 (10.08%) Information Security

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 9 (7.56%) Apache
2 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.20%) nginx
2 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
4 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.84%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.84%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) Mule
5 1 (0.84%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) assyst
1 7 (5.88%) Sentinel
2 5 (4.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.84%) G Suite
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) HTTP
3 8 (6.72%) DNS
4 7 (5.88%) LAN
4 7 (5.88%) WAN
5 4 (3.36%) Network Security
5 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.36%) VoIP
6 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.52%) PABX
6 3 (2.52%) SNMP
6 3 (2.52%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.68%) IPv4
7 2 (1.68%) SAN
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.84%) DMZ
8 1 (0.84%) IPv6
8 1 (0.84%) MPLS
8 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.84%) Big Data
4 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.84%) Redis
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.20%) Ant
3 5 (4.20%) Subversion
4 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.52%) GDB
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Archiva
6 1 (0.84%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.84%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.84%) GitLab
6 1 (0.84%) GoCD
6 1 (0.84%) Gradle
6 1 (0.84%) JIRA
6 1 (0.84%) Maven
6 1 (0.84%) NuGet
6 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.84%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.84%) VectorCAST
General
1 9 (7.56%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Electronics
3 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.20%) Automotive
4 5 (4.20%) Military
5 4 (3.36%) Retail
5 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (16.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (9.24%) Developer
3 9 (7.56%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (6.72%) Administrator
4 8 (6.72%) Analyst
4 8 (6.72%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (5.88%) Architect
5 7 (5.88%) Head of Service Management
5 7 (5.88%) Security Officer
5 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.04%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (5.04%) Software Asset Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Software Configuration Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Software Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Software Tester
6 6 (5.04%) Tester
7 5 (4.20%) Application Support Team Leader
7 5 (4.20%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.20%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) Web Services
2 9 (7.56%) REST
3 8 (6.72%) .NET
3 8 (6.72%) LAMP
4 6 (5.04%) Middleware
5 4 (3.36%) Node.js
6 3 (2.52%) HTML
6 3 (2.52%) HTML5
6 3 (2.52%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (2.52%) jQuery
7 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.68%) WinForms
7 2 (1.68%) WPF
7 2 (1.68%) XML
7 2 (1.68%) XSLT
8 1 (0.84%) ATL
8 1 (0.84%) COM
8 1 (0.84%) CSS
8 1 (0.84%) WAP
8 1 (0.84%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (15.13%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.88%) CESG
3 7 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 7 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
3 7 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.36%) CMDB
5 3 (2.52%) Physics
6 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) Handset
7 1 (0.84%) Life Science
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.05%) Linux
2 22 (18.49%) Windows
3 6 (5.04%) CentOS
4 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.20%) Unix
5 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.52%) ThreadX
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.84%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) Change Management
2 29 (24.37%) DevOps
3 26 (21.85%) Service Management
4 24 (20.17%) Problem Management
5 21 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 20 (16.81%) ITIL
7 15 (12.61%) Microservices
8 12 (10.08%) Information Security
8 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
9 11 (9.24%) Project Management
10 10 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.40%) TDD
11 9 (7.56%) Analytics
11 9 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.72%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (6.72%) IT Governance
12 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.61%) Python
2 14 (11.76%) SQL
3 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
4 12 (10.08%) C#
4 12 (10.08%) Ruby
5 11 (9.24%) Groovy
6 10 (8.40%) Java
7 8 (6.72%) C
7 8 (6.72%) Perl
7 8 (6.72%) PHP
8 6 (5.04%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.52%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.52%) Go
12 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.68%) VB
13 1 (0.84%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) CISSP
4 7 (5.88%) CISA
4 7 (5.88%) CISM
5 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.04%) CITP
5 6 (5.04%) ISEB
6 5 (4.20%) CCNP
6 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.52%) CCNA
8 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.88%) QA
3 6 (5.04%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.52%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.84%) MISRA
5 1 (0.84%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) Docker
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) Firmware
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.84%) Ceph
4 1 (0.84%) KVM
4 1 (0.84%) Varnish
4 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (26.89%) Puppet
2 26 (21.85%) Ansible
3 25 (21.01%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (13.45%) Terraform
5 9 (7.56%) rkt
6 1 (0.84%) Cacti
6 1 (0.84%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.84%) Grafana
6 1 (0.84%) Graphite
6 1 (0.84%) Icinga
6 1 (0.84%) Kibana
6 1 (0.84%) logstash
6 1 (0.84%) Nagios
6 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.84%) Salt
6 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) ServiceNow
3 8 (6.72%) Cisco
4 7 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.04%) Google
6 5 (4.20%) Juniper
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle
7 4 (3.36%) HP
7 4 (3.36%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.36%) VMware
8 3 (2.52%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.52%) Remedy
9 2 (1.68%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.68%) Citrix
9 2 (1.68%) F5
9 2 (1.68%) Mitel
9 2 (1.68%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.84%) Dell KACE
10 1 (0.84%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.84%) Riverbed
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