Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 70 88
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 23 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.10% 1.97% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.12% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 11
Merseyside median annual salary £33,990 £34,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% -23.33% +38.46%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,800 £26,750
90th Percentile £42,048 £59,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +11.76%

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 675 849 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.85% 92.89% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 505 668 810
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Liverpool +8 16 £35,979 +4.29% 7
Bootle 0 6 £23,000 -
Configuration Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
1 17 (73.91%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) Problem Management
4 11 (47.83%) Skype for Business
4 11 (47.83%) Service Management
4 11 (47.83%) Incident Management
4 11 (47.83%) Statistics
5 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
5 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
5 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (39.13%) Remedy
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (30.43%) Internet
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
9 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
9 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (26.09%) Wireless
9 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (26.09%) Middleware
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) LAN

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
2 11 (47.83%) Skype for Business
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) WAN
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.35%) NAS
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) ICT Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) ICT Support
5 2 (8.70%) ICT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
3 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 3 (13.04%) e-Learning
4 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
4 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
4 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
3 11 (47.83%) Incident Management
3 11 (47.83%) Problem Management
3 11 (47.83%) Service Management
3 11 (47.83%) Statistics
4 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Varnish
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Grafana
2 1 (4.35%) Graphite
2 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Remedy
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Virgin Media
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat