Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Configuration Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Manager
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1102 1108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 77 96 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.054% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.056% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 130
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45% +1.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,100
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +2.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Configuration Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Manager in England

Configuration Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Configuration Manager in England

Configuration Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Manager in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Manager in England

Configuration Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +75 40 £60,000 +26.32% 1
London +22 24 £62,500 +38.89%
North of England +10 6 £50,000 +14.29%
North West +8 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Midlands +27 5 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +12 4 £44,279 -19.49% 1
East Midlands +34 1 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +5 1 £45,000 -6.25%
East of England -19 1 £50,000 -6.98% 1
Configuration Manager
UK

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Configuration Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 51 (66.23%) Configuration Management
2 42 (54.55%) CMDB
3 39 (50.65%) Finance
4 36 (46.75%) Asset Management
4 36 (46.75%) ITIL
5 31 (40.26%) Legal
6 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.57%) IT Governance
7 22 (28.57%) Software Licensing
8 21 (27.27%) Degree
8 21 (27.27%) Change Management
9 16 (20.78%) Service Management
9 16 (20.78%) Performance Management
10 12 (15.58%) Software Asset Management
11 9 (11.69%) ITSM
12 7 (9.09%) SDLC
12 7 (9.09%) Release Management
13 6 (7.79%) ITIL V3
13 6 (7.79%) Process Management
13 6 (7.79%) IT Strategy
14 5 (6.49%) SLA
15 4 (5.19%) Data Modelling
15 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 3 (3.90%) SaaS
16 3 (3.90%) Ansible
16 3 (3.90%) DevOps

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.30%) Apache
1 1 (1.30%) CMS
1 1 (1.30%) Confluence
1 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) MPLS
2 1 (1.30%) DHCP
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) LDAP
2 1 (1.30%) NAS
2 1 (1.30%) SAN
2 1 (1.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Power BI
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.60%) MS Access
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Ant
1 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Maven
1 1 (1.30%) Selenium
1 1 (1.30%) Subversion
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (50.65%) Finance
2 31 (40.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.90%) Automotive
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (54.55%) CMDB
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) PMI
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) EPoS
5 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Configuration Management
2 36 (46.75%) Asset Management
2 36 (46.75%) ITIL
3 22 (28.57%) IT Governance
3 22 (28.57%) Software Licensing
4 21 (27.27%) Change Management
5 16 (20.78%) Performance Management
5 16 (20.78%) Service Management
6 12 (15.58%) Software Asset Management
7 9 (11.69%) ITSM
8 7 (9.09%) Release Management
8 7 (9.09%) SDLC
9 6 (7.79%) IT Strategy
9 6 (7.79%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.79%) Process Management
10 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.19%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.90%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (3.90%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Salt
2 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.30%) TADDM
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) BMC
2 3 (3.90%) Remedy
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) IBM