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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 181 182 181
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 52 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.08% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 24
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,900 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £54,100 £53,500
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
5075 4996 4508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.33% 87.04% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 4069 3734
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -29 15 £45,000 - 3
Coventry +5 13 £37,000 -31.48% 1
Worcestershire +16 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Warwickshire +8 5 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Staffordshire +1 4 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Shropshire - 2 £66,250 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 56 (39.72%) ITIL
2 38 (26.95%) Service Management
3 36 (25.53%) SQL
4 29 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (20.57%) Release Management
5 28 (19.86%) Windows
5 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
6 27 (19.15%) .NET
6 27 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (19.15%) CMDB
7 26 (18.44%) Service Delivery
7 26 (18.44%) Linux
8 23 (16.31%) Oracle
8 23 (16.31%) C#
8 23 (16.31%) Change Management
9 22 (15.60%) MS Excel
9 22 (15.60%) Puppet
10 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
10 18 (12.77%) Unix
10 18 (12.77%) Firewall
10 18 (12.77%) Active Directory
11 17 (12.06%) People Management
12 16 (11.35%) Patch Management
13 14 (9.93%) Cisco
13 14 (9.93%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (9.93%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (9.93%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (9.22%) Project Management

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 12 (8.51%) Apache
2 8 (5.67%) nginx
3 5 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.55%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.84%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.13%) IIS
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.71%) JBoss
7 1 (0.71%) Mule
7 1 (0.71%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 22 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) Windchill
4 1 (0.71%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Simulink
4 1 (0.71%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) Firewall
2 11 (7.80%) DNS
3 8 (5.67%) LAN
3 8 (5.67%) WAN
4 7 (4.96%) Network Security
4 7 (4.96%) SAN
5 5 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.84%) IPv4
7 3 (2.13%) HTTP
7 3 (2.13%) VoIP
8 2 (1.42%) PABX
8 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.71%) FirePass
9 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.71%) VPLS
9 1 (0.71%) Wireless
9 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) Big Data
3 5 (3.55%) MySQL
3 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.26%) Subversion
3 5 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.84%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.84%) MSTest
5 3 (2.13%) Ant
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) CaliberRM
6 1 (0.71%) GoCD
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.71%) VectorCAST
General
1 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.67%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Automotive
3 6 (4.26%) Electronics
4 5 (3.55%) Military
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (15.60%) Administrator
2 16 (11.35%) Developer
3 13 (9.22%) Analyst
4 8 (5.67%) Azure Administrator
5 7 (4.96%) Network Engineer
5 7 (4.96%) SQL Developer
5 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
5 7 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (4.96%) Technical Leader
6 6 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.26%) C# Developer
6 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 5 (3.55%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Software Tester
7 5 (3.55%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (3.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.15%) .NET
2 9 (6.38%) WinForms
2 9 (6.38%) WPF
3 8 (5.67%) LAMP
3 8 (5.67%) Web Services
3 8 (5.67%) XML
4 7 (4.96%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.84%) jQuery
5 4 (2.84%) XSLT
6 3 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.13%) Middleware
6 3 (2.13%) Node.js
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.13%) REST
7 2 (1.42%) FuelPHP
8 1 (0.71%) ATL
8 1 (0.71%) COM
8 1 (0.71%) MFC
8 1 (0.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.15%) CMDB
2 14 (9.93%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.38%) Life Science
5 8 (5.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.84%) Physics
7 2 (1.42%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.71%) Handset
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.86%) Windows
2 26 (18.44%) Linux
3 18 (12.77%) Unix
4 10 (7.09%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.96%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.55%) CentOS
7 3 (2.13%) Solaris
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.71%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) ITIL
2 38 (26.95%) Service Management
3 29 (20.57%) Release Management
3 29 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.44%) Service Delivery
5 23 (16.31%) Change Management
6 17 (12.06%) People Management
7 16 (11.35%) Patch Management
8 13 (9.22%) Project Management
9 11 (7.80%) Incident Management
9 11 (7.80%) Integration Testing
9 11 (7.80%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.09%) Analytics
10 10 (7.09%) OO
10 10 (7.09%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.09%) QMS
10 10 (7.09%) TDD
11 9 (6.38%) DevOps
11 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.53%) SQL
2 23 (16.31%) C#
3 13 (9.22%) VB.NET
4 12 (8.51%) Perl
5 10 (7.09%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.09%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.09%) VB
6 7 (4.96%) Java
7 6 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.55%) Python
9 4 (2.84%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.84%) Groovy
9 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.13%) Ruby
11 2 (1.42%) C
11 2 (1.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.96%) CCNP
4 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) Degree
5 5 (3.55%) ISEB
5 5 (3.55%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.84%) CCNA
6 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.42%) MCSA
8 2 (1.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) MCP
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.71%) MISRA
4 1 (0.71%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.93%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.55%) iptables
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.84%) Docker
5 2 (1.42%) KVM
5 2 (1.42%) Samba
5 2 (1.42%) Varnish
5 2 (1.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (15.60%) Puppet
2 13 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.09%) Ansible
4 5 (3.55%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.84%) Terraform
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (2.13%) rkt
7 2 (1.42%) Salt
8 1 (0.71%) Cacti
8 1 (0.71%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.71%) SCCM
8 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.31%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) Cisco
4 10 (7.09%) Juniper
5 8 (5.67%) VMware
6 7 (4.96%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.26%) Remedy
8 5 (3.55%) 3PAR
8 5 (3.55%) HP
9 3 (2.13%) Cognizant
9 3 (2.13%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.13%) Serena
9 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.42%) F5
10 2 (1.42%) Mitel
10 2 (1.42%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.42%) Veeam
11 1 (0.71%) Dell KACE
11 1 (0.71%) Riverbed
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension 6%, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum To £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 - £85 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago