The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.74% 1.60% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.67% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 109 180 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.74% 96.26% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 87 151 195
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Bedford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Bedford.

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Transition Management
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Apple

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Transition Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Transition Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft