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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 128 154 145
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 87 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 1.19% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.37% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 56
Median salary £50,000 £37,740 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.48% -3.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,400 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +1.13%

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
4325 4526 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.85% 86.94% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 3752 3761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +17 32 £47,500 +21.79% 7
Warwickshire +27 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Coventry +17 9 £62,500 +150.00% 3
Shropshire - 6 £71,000 -
Staffordshire -17 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Herefordshire - 5 £37,500 -
West Bromwich +11 4 £41,000 +127.77%
Solihull -12 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Worcestershire - 2 £35,000 - 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 42 (31.82%) Linux
2 39 (29.55%) DevOps
3 38 (28.79%) Puppet
4 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (26.52%) Microservices
5 33 (25.00%) Change Management
6 32 (24.24%) Web Services
6 32 (24.24%) Terraform
6 32 (24.24%) Docker
7 31 (23.48%) Python
8 30 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (21.97%) ITIL
9 29 (21.97%) Scrum
9 29 (21.97%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (21.97%) Ansible
9 29 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (21.21%) Service Management
10 28 (21.21%) Software Engineering
11 26 (19.70%) Ruby
11 26 (19.70%) Problem Management
11 26 (19.70%) Bash Shell
12 24 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 22 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (16.67%) Incident Management
14 20 (15.15%) Groovy
14 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
14 20 (15.15%) Java
14 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
15 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
15 19 (14.39%) Management Information System

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 3 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.52%) nginx
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 13 (9.85%) assyst
1 13 (9.85%) Sentinel
2 5 (3.79%) Magento
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) Firewall
2 8 (6.06%) VoIP
3 7 (5.30%) HTTP
4 6 (4.55%) LAN
4 6 (4.55%) PABX
4 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.55%) WAN
5 5 (3.79%) SNMP
6 4 (3.03%) Network Security
7 3 (2.27%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.52%) DNS
8 2 (1.52%) IPv4
8 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.76%) BGP
9 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.76%) MPLS
9 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.76%) OSPF
9 1 (0.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 9 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (6.06%) Hudson
6 7 (5.30%) GoCD
7 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.79%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.03%) MSBuild
8 4 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.27%) GDB
9 3 (2.27%) Subversion
10 2 (1.52%) Ant
11 1 (0.76%) CaliberRM
11 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.76%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.76%) Maven
11 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (10.61%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Retail
3 9 (6.82%) Electronics
3 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.79%) Automotive
5 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (9.85%) Security Officer
2 13 (9.85%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.09%) Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Information Officer
4 11 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 10 (7.58%) Architect
5 10 (7.58%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (7.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) AWS Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Configuration Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Head of Service Management
7 7 (5.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (4.55%) Administrator
8 6 (4.55%) Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.24%) Web Services
2 18 (13.64%) HTML
3 12 (9.09%) Node.js
4 11 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (8.33%) HornetQ
4 11 (8.33%) JMS
4 11 (8.33%) Kafka
4 11 (8.33%) RESTful
5 9 (6.82%) Middleware
6 8 (6.06%) .NET
6 8 (6.06%) LAMP
7 7 (5.30%) REST
8 5 (3.79%) HTML5
9 3 (2.27%) HTML5 Canvas
9 3 (2.27%) J2EE
9 3 (2.27%) jQuery
10 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.52%) XML
10 2 (1.52%) XSLT
11 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
4 13 (9.85%) CESG
4 13 (9.85%) Cryptography
4 13 (9.85%) Freedom of Information
4 13 (9.85%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.27%) CMDB
6 2 (1.52%) AS400
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) iSeries
6 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.82%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Windows
3 16 (12.12%) CentOS
4 14 (10.61%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.79%) ThreadX
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.76%) Fedora
8 1 (0.76%) Unix
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.55%) DevOps
2 35 (26.52%) Microservices
3 33 (25.00%) Change Management
4 30 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (21.97%) ITIL
5 29 (21.97%) Scrum
6 28 (21.21%) Service Management
6 28 (21.21%) Software Engineering
7 26 (19.70%) Problem Management
8 22 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 17 (12.88%) Service Delivery
10 16 (12.12%) Automated Testing
11 14 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (10.61%) E-Commerce
11 14 (10.61%) Information Security
11 14 (10.61%) IT Governance
12 13 (9.85%) IT Audit
12 13 (9.85%) ITIL V3
12 13 (9.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.48%) Python
2 26 (19.70%) Bash Shell
2 26 (19.70%) Ruby
3 20 (15.15%) Groovy
3 20 (15.15%) Java
4 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.09%) C#
6 11 (8.33%) Scala
7 10 (7.58%) C
7 10 (7.58%) Go
7 10 (7.58%) Perl
8 8 (6.06%) PHP
8 8 (6.06%) SQL
9 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.79%) Korn
11 4 (3.03%) C++
12 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.88%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (9.85%) CISA
4 13 (9.85%) CISM
4 13 (9.85%) CISSP
5 9 (6.82%) CITP
6 7 (5.30%) CCNP
6 7 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.79%) CCNA
7 5 (3.79%) ISEB
8 4 (3.03%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) QA
2 13 (9.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.85%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.30%) SLA
4 5 (3.79%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.76%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.76%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.76%) MISRA
5 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 32 (24.24%) Docker
2 12 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.33%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.27%) Firmware
5 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) Ceph
6 1 (0.76%) etcd
6 1 (0.76%) flannel
6 1 (0.76%) KVM
6 1 (0.76%) Varnish
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (28.79%) Puppet
2 32 (24.24%) Terraform
3 29 (21.97%) Ansible
3 29 (21.97%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 12 (9.09%) Nagios
5 11 (8.33%) Consul
5 11 (8.33%) Mesos
5 11 (8.33%) StatsD
6 7 (5.30%) rkt
7 1 (0.76%) Grafana
7 1 (0.76%) Graphite
7 1 (0.76%) Icinga
7 1 (0.76%) Kibana
7 1 (0.76%) logstash
7 1 (0.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.61%) VMware
3 12 (9.09%) Google
4 11 (8.33%) New Relic
5 10 (7.58%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.58%) ServiceNow
6 7 (5.30%) Cisco
7 6 (4.55%) Avaya
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle
8 4 (3.03%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.27%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.27%) Mitel
9 3 (2.27%) Remedy
10 2 (1.52%) Citrix
10 2 (1.52%) HP
10 2 (1.52%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.76%) Green Hills
11 1 (0.76%) Juniper
11 1 (0.76%) Nortel
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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