The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 42 61 64
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.34% 1.69% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.95% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 239 514 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 82.13% 86.97% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 210 446 375
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Suffolk

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +26 1 £55,000 -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) SAML
4 4 (40.00%) Nagios
4 4 (40.00%) SQLPlus
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Log4Net
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) NUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 4 (40.00%) OAuth
4 4 (40.00%) OWASP
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Datadog
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Log4Net
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) GoCD
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (40.00%) Aurelia
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) Kafka
1 4 (40.00%) OAuth
1 4 (40.00%) OpenID
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) SAML
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Optimisation
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OWASP
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
2 4 (40.00%) SOLID
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Fortify
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) New Relic
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft