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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 171 157 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -45
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 55 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.89% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.14% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 65
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £36,800 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +11.56%
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
4651 4131 3599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.92% 78.66% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3506 3054
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 £65,000 £59,000
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 20 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 20 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 +3 17 £37,500 -42.30% 5
Warwickshire +14 16 £41,000 +12.32% 4
Solihull +4 9 £34,500 -13.75% 2
Birmingham -22 7 £40,000 -21.95% 3
Coventry -2 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) ITIL
3 28 (29.47%) C#
4 26 (27.37%) SQL
5 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
6 19 (20.00%) Finance
7 18 (18.95%) Automotive
7 18 (18.95%) Degree
8 17 (17.89%) CMDB
8 17 (17.89%) Requirements Management
8 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
8 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
8 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (16.84%) SharePoint
9 16 (16.84%) Change Management
9 16 (16.84%) Electronics
10 15 (15.79%) C++
11 14 (14.74%) C
11 14 (14.74%) OO
11 14 (14.74%) Validation
11 14 (14.74%) MS PowerPoint
11 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
12 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
12 13 (13.68%) Service Management
12 13 (13.68%) HTML
12 13 (13.68%) .NET
12 13 (13.68%) XML
13 12 (12.63%) UML
13 12 (12.63%) MathWorks
13 12 (12.63%) Simulink

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 16 (16.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.47%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 7 (7.37%) CMS
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (4.21%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (2.11%) LiveCycle
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
5 2 (2.11%) FileNet
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) Apache
5 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (12.63%) TargetLink
3 12 (12.63%) Simulink
3 12 (12.63%) Stateflow
4 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.16%) MS Office
5 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (5.26%) Maximo
2 5 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.16%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 4 (4.21%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.26%) DNS
2 4 (4.21%) GPRS
2 4 (4.21%) TETRA
2 4 (4.21%) VLAN
2 4 (4.21%) 4G
3 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (3.16%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.16%) MGCP
3 3 (3.16%) SCCP
3 3 (3.16%) H.323
3 3 (3.16%) LAN
3 3 (3.16%) VoIP
3 3 (3.16%) WAN
3 3 (3.16%) Internet
4 2 (2.11%) Firewall
4 2 (2.11%) Network Security
5 1 (1.05%) NAS
5 1 (1.05%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.26%) MS Access
4 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.16%) MySQL
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.26%) JIRA
4 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.21%) Subversion
5 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) Maven
7 2 (2.11%) Ant
7 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.11%) Hudson
8 1 (1.05%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.95%) Automotive
3 16 (16.84%) Electronics
4 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
5 10 (10.53%) Retail
6 3 (3.16%) Law
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Developer
2 14 (14.74%) Software Engineer
2 14 (14.74%) Configuration Manager
3 13 (13.68%) Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Process Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Communications Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Remedy Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) Voice Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) HTML
1 13 (13.68%) .NET
1 13 (13.68%) XML
2 9 (9.47%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) Middleware
4 5 (5.26%) XSL
4 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.21%) J2EE
6 3 (3.16%) CSS
6 3 (3.16%) jQuery
6 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 3 (3.16%) CSS3
6 3 (3.16%) Ajax
6 3 (3.16%) XMPP
7 2 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.11%) Spring
7 2 (2.11%) JSF
7 2 (2.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) CMDB
1 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.63%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.11%) Open Source
5 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Statistics
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.16%) Solaris
5 2 (2.11%) UNIX
5 2 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) ITIL
2 17 (17.89%) Requirements Management
3 16 (16.84%) Change Management
4 14 (14.74%) Validation
4 14 (14.74%) OO
4 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.68%) Service Management
6 12 (12.63%) UML
6 12 (12.63%) Yourdon
7 10 (10.53%) Migration
7 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.53%) Workflow
7 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.53%) Release Management
8 9 (9.47%) Software Testing
9 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.42%) Project Management
9 8 (8.42%) Change Control
9 8 (8.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.47%) C#
2 26 (27.37%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) C++
4 14 (14.74%) C
5 12 (12.63%) Assembly Language
6 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.26%) Java
8 5 (5.26%) VB
8 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.21%) Ruby
9 4 (4.21%) PHP
10 3 (3.16%) PHP5
10 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.16%) Python
11 2 (2.11%) Scala
11 2 (2.11%) Clojure
11 2 (2.11%) Groovy
11 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) HNC
4 4 (4.21%) HND
4 4 (4.21%) CCNP
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (2.11%) MCP
6 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.05%) ISEB
7 1 (1.05%) MOS
7 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) COBIT
3 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) vSphere
4 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) SCCM
1 3 (3.16%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (3.16%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) Netcool
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) MathWorks
2 12 (12.63%) MKS
3 11 (11.58%) VMware
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle
4 9 (9.47%) Fujitsu
4 9 (9.47%) Remedy
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco
5 7 (7.37%) BMC
6 5 (5.26%) EMC
7 4 (4.21%) EPiServer
8 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.11%) Apple
9 2 (2.11%) AppSense
9 2 (2.11%) Adobe
9 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 2 (2.11%) SAP
9 2 (2.11%) AccuRev
9 2 (2.11%) Twitter
10 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: 30000-50000
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Studley, Warwickshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Market Leading lawfirm
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Market Leading lawfirm
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £29,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £46,986 to £64,605 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago