The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.75% 6.10% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 6.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £46,000 £31,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.03% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,149 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.89%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76 74 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 87.36% 90.24% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 106
Median salary £46,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Knutsford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) AIX Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software