Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 143 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 49 63 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.27% 1.31% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.51% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 69
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,475 £33,385 £31,200
90th Percentile £53,750 £75,000 £48,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.43% -5.00% +20.00%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3467 4186 3332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.73% 87.34% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2809 3085 2713
Birmingham median annual salary £42,972 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) ITIL
3 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
5 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (26.53%) Change Management
6 13 (26.53%) SCCM
7 12 (24.49%) Problem Management
7 12 (24.49%) Firewall
7 12 (24.49%) Citrix
8 11 (22.45%) MSI
8 11 (22.45%) InstallShield
8 11 (22.45%) VBScript
8 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
8 11 (22.45%) VMware
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (22.45%) AppSense
8 11 (22.45%) Application Packaging
8 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
8 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
8 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
8 11 (22.45%) Personalization
9 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.41%) Linux
10 9 (18.37%) Ansible
10 9 (18.37%) Docker
10 9 (18.37%) Puppet
11 8 (16.33%) DevOps
11 8 (16.33%) Software Deployment

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (12.24%) Apache
1 6 (12.24%) nginx
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Workfront
2 1 (2.04%) assyst
2 1 (2.04%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.04%) GitHub
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Slack
4 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) VoIP
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
6 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.04%) PABX
7 1 (2.04%) RS-232
7 1 (2.04%) RS-485
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.08%) QlikView
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) InstallShield
1 11 (22.45%) MSI
2 6 (12.24%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Appium
5 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) Calabash
5 1 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Games
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Packager
4 6 (12.24%) Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) LAMP
1 6 (12.24%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) CESG
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.04%) Handset
6 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
3 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.41%) Linux
5 6 (12.24%) Debian
5 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.16%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Change Management
3 12 (24.49%) Problem Management
4 11 (22.45%) Application Packaging
4 11 (22.45%) Personalization
4 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
5 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.33%) DevOps
6 8 (16.33%) Security Patching
6 8 (16.33%) Software Deployment
7 7 (14.29%) Change Control
7 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.24%) Web Development
9 5 (10.20%) Service Management
10 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
10 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery Management
10 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.45%) VBScript
3 8 (16.33%) PHP
4 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) CCNA
1 5 (10.20%) CCNP
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MOS
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) CISA
5 1 (2.04%) CISM
5 1 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (18.37%) Docker
3 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.24%) KVM
4 6 (12.24%) pfSense
4 6 (12.24%) Samba
4 6 (12.24%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (12.24%) VirtualBox
5 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.04%) etcd
6 1 (2.04%) flannel
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 9 (18.37%) Ansible
2 9 (18.37%) Puppet
3 7 (14.29%) Salt
4 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Consul
5 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) Sysdig
5 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Citrix
3 11 (22.45%) AppSense
3 11 (22.45%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Avaya
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Mitel
5 3 (6.12%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Remedy
6 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.04%) New Relic
7 1 (2.04%) Nortel
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