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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 107 104
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 12 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 1.58% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.81% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 22
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 1674 2152 1556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.57% 87.44% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1598 1259
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (63.41%) ITIL
2 23 (56.10%) Change Management
2 23 (56.10%) Problem Management
3 20 (48.78%) Incident Management
4 19 (46.34%) Service Management
5 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
6 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
7 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
8 13 (31.71%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (31.71%) QA
8 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
9 12 (29.27%) Change Control
9 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
9 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
9 12 (29.27%) Information Security
9 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (26.83%) IT Audit
10 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 11 (26.83%) Cyber Essentials
10 11 (26.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 11 (26.83%) CESG
10 11 (26.83%) Sentinel
10 11 (26.83%) Cryptography
10 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
10 11 (26.83%) Data Security
10 11 (26.83%) CISA
10 11 (26.83%) CISM
10 11 (26.83%) Avaya
10 11 (26.83%) CISSP
10 11 (26.83%) VoIP

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 2 (4.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (26.83%) assyst
1 11 (26.83%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.44%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) VoIP
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) LAN
3 5 (12.20%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.32%) PABX
6 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) BGP
7 1 (2.44%) MPLS
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security
7 1 (2.44%) OSPF
7 1 (2.44%) RS-232
7 1 (2.44%) RS-485
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Information Officer
1 11 (26.83%) Information Security Officer
1 11 (26.83%) Security Officer
2 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Head of Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) Head of IT
5 3 (7.32%) Avaya Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Avaya Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Software Release Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
2 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
3 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (26.83%) CESG
4 11 (26.83%) Freedom of Information
4 11 (26.83%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) Handset
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) ITIL
2 23 (56.10%) Change Management
2 23 (56.10%) Problem Management
3 20 (48.78%) Incident Management
4 19 (46.34%) Service Management
5 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
6 12 (29.27%) Change Control
6 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
6 12 (29.27%) Information Security
7 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 11 (26.83%) Cryptography
7 11 (26.83%) Data Security
7 11 (26.83%) IT Audit
7 11 (26.83%) IT Governance
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL V3
7 11 (26.83%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
7 11 (26.83%) SIEM
8 8 (19.51%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
1 2 (4.88%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Go
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CISA
2 11 (26.83%) CISM
2 11 (26.83%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (21.95%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
1 13 (31.71%) QA
2 11 (26.83%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (26.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO26262
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
1 1 (2.44%) etcd
1 1 (2.44%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Consul
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Salt
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
1 1 (2.44%) Sysdig
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Avaya
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) Mitel
3 8 (19.51%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.32%) Nortel
5 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Green Hills
5 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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