The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.32% 8.33% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 9.40% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.52% +9.41%  

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 Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 141 117 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 92.76% 88.64% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 98 58
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast 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 Belfast

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) oVirt
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Snow
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) WMI
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Site Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
1 2 (50.00%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Snow
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec