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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 159 172 136
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 51 47 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.86% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.07% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 53
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £33,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Birmingham +24 25 £45,000 +7.78% 2
Coventry -4 10 £54,000 +13.68%
Worcestershire 0 5 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire -6 4 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Solihull +5 3 £32,500 -2.98%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Warwickshire -8 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 37 (32.17%) C#
2 37 (32.17%) .NET
3 35 (30.43%) SQL
3 35 (30.43%) ITIL
4 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
5 30 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
6 27 (23.48%) Windows
7 26 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (20.00%) MVC
9 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
9 22 (19.13%) Subversion
9 22 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (19.13%) .NET Framework
9 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
10 21 (18.26%) Oracle
10 21 (18.26%) Finance
10 21 (18.26%) Scrum
11 20 (17.39%) Linux
11 20 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (17.39%) TDD
12 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 18 (15.65%) Degree
14 16 (13.91%) Change Management
15 15 (13.04%) Change Control
16 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
17 12 (10.43%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.83%) IIS
3 8 (6.96%) Apache
4 5 (4.35%) CMS
4 5 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.61%) nginx
5 3 (2.61%) JBoss
5 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.87%) Simulink
5 1 (0.87%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.48%) Joyent
2 4 (3.48%) IaaS
2 4 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) Firewall
2 8 (6.96%) VoIP
3 4 (3.48%) WAN
3 4 (3.48%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.61%) OSPF
4 3 (2.61%) PABX
4 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.74%) HTTP
5 2 (1.74%) VLAN
6 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.87%) NAS
6 1 (0.87%) SNMP
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
6 1 (0.87%) Wireless
6 1 (0.87%) FTP
6 1 (0.87%) DECT
6 1 (0.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Subversion
2 10 (8.70%) NUnit
3 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.96%) Selenium
5 7 (6.09%) InstallShield
6 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.61%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.87%) PVCS
8 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.87%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.87%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.87%) Ranorex
General
1 21 (18.26%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Electronics
3 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (24.35%) Developer
2 20 (17.39%) .NET Developer
2 20 (17.39%) C# Developer
2 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
2 20 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 20 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Configuration Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Network Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Development Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.09%) Administrator
9 6 (5.22%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (5.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.22%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.17%) .NET
2 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
2 22 (19.13%) .NET Framework
2 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (6.09%) Web Services
5 5 (4.35%) CSS
5 5 (4.35%) MFC
5 5 (4.35%) HTML
6 4 (3.48%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (3.48%) XML
7 3 (2.61%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.61%) Java EE
8 2 (1.74%) CSS3
8 2 (1.74%) HTML5
9 1 (0.87%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.87%) jQuery
9 1 (0.87%) JPA
9 1 (0.87%) XSD
9 1 (0.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) CMDB
3 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.35%) Physics
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.48%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.61%) Handset
7 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) iPhone
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.87%) VHDL
8 1 (0.87%) Verilog
8 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.48%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Linux
3 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.96%) UNIX
4 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.87%) SUSE
6 1 (0.87%) AIX
6 1 (0.87%) HPUX
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) ITIL
2 26 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.00%) MVC
4 21 (18.26%) Scrum
5 20 (17.39%) TDD
5 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.91%) Change Management
7 15 (13.04%) Change Control
8 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
9 11 (9.57%) DevOps
10 10 (8.70%) SDLC
10 10 (8.70%) Project Management
10 10 (8.70%) Service Management
10 10 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.96%) Release Management
11 8 (6.96%) Project Planning
11 8 (6.96%) ITSM
12 7 (6.09%) Validation
12 7 (6.09%) Open Source
13 6 (5.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.17%) C#
2 35 (30.43%) SQL
3 12 (10.43%) Java
4 11 (9.57%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.70%) PHP
6 9 (7.83%) C
7 8 (6.96%) Embedded C
8 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.09%) C++
8 7 (6.09%) Python
9 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.22%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.48%) Perl
11 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.48%) Ruby
12 3 (2.61%) VBA
13 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.74%) VBScript
14 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 30 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.65%) Degree
4 8 (6.96%) CCNA
4 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.09%) CCNP
6 6 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.35%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.48%) MCSE
9 3 (2.61%) MCSA
9 3 (2.61%) RHCE
10 2 (1.74%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.87%) ISEB
11 1 (0.87%) CCA
11 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Firmware
1 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) NFS
3 1 (0.87%) XenApp
3 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.87%) vSphere
3 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.87%) Xen
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Puppet
1 9 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.96%) Ansible
3 4 (3.48%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.48%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.48%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.61%) WSUS
4 3 (2.61%) SCCM
4 3 (2.61%) Nagios
5 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.74%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.87%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) Cacti
6 1 (0.87%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 42 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.26%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (5.22%) Remedy
4 6 (5.22%) VMware
4 6 (5.22%) Mitel
5 5 (4.35%) Avaya
5 5 (4.35%) HP
6 4 (3.48%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) Google
6 4 (3.48%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.61%) F5
7 3 (2.61%) Brocade
7 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.61%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.61%) BMC
7 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.74%) ATG
9 1 (0.87%) Perforce
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