Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Configuration Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1100 1119 1123
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 82 106 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.056% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.058% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 68 74 144
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +1.85%
10th Percentile £42,634 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.47% +5.56%

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Manager in the UK

Configuration Manager
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 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 -4 76 £60,000 +15.38% 3
UK excluding London +22 58 £60,000 +15.38% 3
South East +73 40 £60,000 +23.08% 1
London -6 24 £62,500 +38.89%
North of England -10 6 £50,000 +14.29%
Scotland -12 6 £65,000 +30.00%
North West -14 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Midlands +18 4 £44,279 +1.21% 1
West Midlands -1 4 £44,279 -19.49% 1
South West +3 1 £45,000 -6.25%
East of England -9 1 £50,000 -6.98% 1

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 57 (69.51%) Configuration Management
2 46 (56.10%) CMDB
3 42 (51.22%) Finance
3 42 (51.22%) ITIL
4 40 (48.78%) Asset Management
5 31 (37.80%) Legal
6 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
7 22 (26.83%) IT Governance
7 22 (26.83%) Software Licensing
8 21 (25.61%) Degree
8 21 (25.61%) Change Management
9 16 (19.51%) Service Management
9 16 (19.51%) Performance Management
10 12 (14.63%) Software Asset Management
11 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
12 9 (10.98%) ITSM
13 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.54%) Release Management
14 7 (8.54%) SDLC
15 6 (7.32%) IT Strategy
15 6 (7.32%) Process Management
16 5 (6.10%) SLA
17 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
17 4 (4.88%) Workflow
17 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team Management
17 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
18 3 (3.66%) Power BI

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 1 (1.22%) Apache
1 1 (1.22%) CMS
1 1 (1.22%) Confluence
1 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) MPLS
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) Power BI
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Subversion
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Ant
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Automotive
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (56.10%) CMDB
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.66%) PMI
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) EPoS
5 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) Configuration Management
2 42 (51.22%) ITIL
3 40 (48.78%) Asset Management
4 22 (26.83%) IT Governance
4 22 (26.83%) Software Licensing
5 21 (25.61%) Change Management
6 16 (19.51%) Performance Management
6 16 (19.51%) Service Management
7 12 (14.63%) Software Asset Management
8 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
9 9 (10.98%) ITSM
10 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.54%) Release Management
11 7 (8.54%) SDLC
12 6 (7.32%) IT Strategy
12 6 (7.32%) Process Management
13 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team Management
13 4 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Salt
2 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.22%) TADDM
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) BMC
2 3 (3.66%) Remedy
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) IBM