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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 132 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 72 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.47% 1.08% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.34% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 35
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.23%
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
3923 3282 3530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.16% 80.21% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3288 2612 2979
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Solihull +11 17 £50,000 -
Warwickshire -3 14 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Birmingham -1 13 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Coventry -10 12 £41,750 +10.59% 1
Staffordshire -1 5 £50,000 -
Worcestershire -7 5 £41,500 +18.57%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 44 (31.21%) ITIL
2 40 (28.37%) .NET
3 37 (26.24%) Microsoft
4 36 (25.53%) Change Management
5 32 (22.70%) C#
6 29 (20.57%) SQL
7 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
8 26 (18.44%) Windows
8 26 (18.44%) Service Delivery
8 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (17.02%) Oracle
10 23 (16.31%) MS Excel
10 23 (16.31%) SharePoint
10 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
10 23 (16.31%) .NET Framework
11 22 (15.60%) Security Cleared
11 22 (15.60%) Management Information System
12 20 (14.18%) MVC
12 20 (14.18%) Validation
12 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET
12 20 (14.18%) Cisco
13 18 (12.77%) Firewall
13 18 (12.77%) Degree
14 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (10.64%) Project Management
15 15 (10.64%) C++
15 15 (10.64%) C
15 15 (10.64%) CMDB
16 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 23 (16.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.67%) CMS
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.96%) IIS
3 7 (4.96%) Apache
3 7 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.13%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) Simulink
2 5 (3.55%) Stateflow
2 5 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.84%) TargetLink
4 3 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (5.67%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.13%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) IaaS
2 5 (3.55%) SaaS
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.13%) Joyent
4 3 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) Firewall
2 13 (9.22%) WAN
3 10 (7.09%) LAN
3 10 (7.09%) MPLS
4 8 (5.67%) ATM
4 8 (5.67%) VPN
4 8 (5.67%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (4.96%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (4.96%) Wireless
5 7 (4.96%) Frame Relay
5 7 (4.96%) DMVPN
5 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.55%) Network Security
7 4 (2.84%) OSPF
7 4 (2.84%) EIGRP
7 4 (2.84%) TACACS
7 4 (2.84%) VoIP
8 3 (2.13%) DNS
8 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (4.96%) MySQL
5 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) NUnit
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.84%) Subversion
4 4 (2.84%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (9.22%) Automotive
2 11 (7.80%) Electronics
3 9 (6.38%) Finance
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.13%) Advertising
5 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.42%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (24.11%) Developer
2 14 (9.93%) Senior Developer
3 12 (8.51%) Configuration Manager
4 11 (7.80%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.80%) Architect
4 11 (7.80%) .NET Developer
4 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
4 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (7.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (7.80%) Senior Architect
4 11 (7.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (6.38%) Administrator
6 8 (5.67%) Lead Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Analyst
6 8 (5.67%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Change Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.37%) .NET
2 23 (16.31%) .NET Framework
3 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET
4 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (7.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (6.38%) HTML
6 9 (6.38%) CSS
7 6 (4.26%) Web Services
7 6 (4.26%) Ajax
7 6 (4.26%) HTML5
7 6 (4.26%) CSS3
8 5 (3.55%) jQuery
9 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (1.42%) LAMP
10 2 (1.42%) J2EE
10 2 (1.42%) MFC
11 1 (0.71%) Struts
11 1 (0.71%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.71%) Spring
11 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.60%) Management Information System
3 15 (10.64%) CMDB
4 14 (9.93%) Open Source
5 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.13%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.13%) Statistics
7 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.42%) Physics
8 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.42%) VHDL
8 2 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.42%) CCTV
8 2 (1.42%) Derivative
8 2 (1.42%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.44%) Windows
2 12 (8.51%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.26%) Solaris
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.26%) UNIX
5 4 (2.84%) Android
5 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.42%) FreeBSD
6 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) ITIL
2 36 (25.53%) Change Management
3 26 (18.44%) Service Delivery
4 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
5 20 (14.18%) Validation
5 20 (14.18%) MVC
6 17 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (10.64%) Project Management
8 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing
9 13 (9.22%) Time Management
10 12 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (7.80%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (7.80%) Release Management
12 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.38%) Scrum
13 9 (6.38%) Workflow
13 9 (6.38%) Service Management
14 8 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.67%) UML
14 8 (5.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.70%) C#
2 29 (20.57%) SQL
3 15 (10.64%) C++
3 15 (10.64%) C
4 13 (9.22%) PHP
5 11 (7.80%) Java
6 10 (7.09%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.09%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.67%) VB
8 7 (4.96%) Assembly Language
9 5 (3.55%) PHP5
9 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.55%) Perl
10 4 (2.84%) Python
11 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.42%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.42%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (15.60%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.77%) Degree
3 14 (9.93%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.51%) CCNP
4 12 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.09%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.96%) CCSA
6 7 (4.96%) CCSE
7 5 (3.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (2.84%) VCP4
9 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) CCNA
9 2 (1.42%) MCP
10 1 (0.71%) MCSE
10 1 (0.71%) PMP
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.71%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.38%) SLA
3 4 (2.84%) COBIT
3 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.84%) vSphere
4 2 (1.42%) XenApp
4 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) Ansible
2 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.13%) Puppet
3 2 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.42%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.42%) Control-M
3 2 (1.42%) Nagios
3 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.42%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 37 (26.24%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.02%) Oracle
3 20 (14.18%) Cisco
4 10 (7.09%) CheckPoint
5 9 (6.38%) VMware
6 8 (5.67%) MKS
6 8 (5.67%) Citrix
7 7 (4.96%) Nokia
7 7 (4.96%) Remedy
8 4 (2.84%) MathWorks
8 4 (2.84%) HP
9 3 (2.13%) Dell
9 3 (2.13%) EMC
9 3 (2.13%) SAP
9 3 (2.13%) BMC
9 3 (2.13%) Google
9 3 (2.13%) Brocade
9 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.13%) EPiServer
9 3 (2.13%) F5
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