The median annual salary for a Configuration Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 854 902
Rank change year-on-year +12 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 28 59 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.062% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 54
Median salary £56,250 £45,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.30% -4.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,700 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,750 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% +2.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Configuration Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Manager in the UK

Configuration Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Configuration Manager in the UK

Configuration Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Manager over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Manager in the UK

Configuration Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England +31 28 £56,250 +18.42% 6
London +14 12 £65,000 +51.16% 2
East of England -6 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -10 5 - -
Cambridge -13 5 - -
West Midlands +16 3 £46,750 -26.95%
Coventry - 3 £46,750 -
South East +45 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
City of London +24 2 £63,750 +27.50% 1
East Midlands +14 2 £45,000 +24.13%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -2 2 £50,000 -
North West -41 2 £50,633 -7.94% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £50,633 - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £50,633 - 1
Derby - 2 £45,000 -
South West +9 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 40 (81.63%) Configuration Management
2 32 (65.31%) ITIL
3 17 (34.69%) Service Management
3 17 (34.69%) CMDB
4 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
5 11 (22.45%) Release Management
5 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
5 11 (22.45%) Finance
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 8 (16.33%) SDLC
8 7 (14.29%) Windows
9 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) ITSM
10 5 (10.20%) CMS
10 5 (10.20%) Validation
10 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 5 (10.20%) PMI
10 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (10.20%) ITIL V2
10 5 (10.20%) Change Control
10 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure

Configuration Manager 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 5 (10.20%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.08%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 3 (6.12%) IaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DHCP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
1 3 (6.12%) NAS
1 3 (6.12%) SAN
1 3 (6.12%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) MPLS
2 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Power BI
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) Ant
3 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) CMDB
2 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.20%) PMI
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Configuration Management
2 32 (65.31%) ITIL
3 17 (34.69%) Service Management
4 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
4 12 (24.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
5 11 (22.45%) Release Management
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 8 (16.33%) SDLC
8 6 (12.24%) ITSM
8 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 5 (10.20%) ITIL V2
9 5 (10.20%) People Management
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) Service Design
9 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (10.20%) Validation
10 4 (8.16%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Groovy
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (6.12%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Ansible
2 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Salt
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) TADDM
3 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Computacenter
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