Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Configuration Analyst was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Configuration Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1154 1181
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 39 65 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.035% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.036% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 94
UK median annual salary £38,250 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -18.07%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £25,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Configuration Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Analyst in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Configuration Analyst in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Analyst in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +25 39 £38,250 -10.00%
London +11 24 £38,000 -17.84%
UK excluding London -3 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South East +34 5 £70,000 +103.64%
East of England -1 4 £70,000 +14.29%
Midlands -2 4 £37,500 -9.09%
West Midlands +10 3 £37,500 +25.00%
North of England +7 2 £33,125 +32.50%
East Midlands +10 1 - -
South West +6 1 £35,000 -17.65%
North East -2 1 £26,250 -15.32%
North West - 1 £40,000 -

Configuration Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Configuration Analyst 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 featuring Configuration Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) CMDB
2 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
3 10 (25.64%) ITSM
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) Change Control
4 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.51%) SaaS
5 8 (20.51%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Degree
5 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
5 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
6 7 (17.95%) Change Management
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) LAN
7 6 (15.38%) WAN
7 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 6 (15.38%) CMS
7 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 6 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (12.82%) Software License Management
8 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (12.82%) SCCM
8 5 (12.82%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) Management Information System

Configuration Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Hudson
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) CMDB
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
2 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) ITSM
3 9 (23.08%) Change Control
4 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
5 7 (17.95%) Change Management
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (12.82%) Software License Management
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (10.26%) Software Licensing
9 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
1 8 (20.51%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.13%) Snow
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Dell