The median annual salary for a Configuration Manager was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Manager
UK
Rank 836 889 888
Rank change year-on-year +53 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 21 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.057% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.059% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 49
Median salary £45,750 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.68% -1.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,833 £39,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Manager in the UK

Configuration Manager
Top 17 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 24 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
England +68 21 £45,750 -3.68% 1
London +66 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West - 4 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £38,870 -
East of England +20 2 £45,000 +39.53%
Hertfordshire +14 2 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £70,000 -
South East +43 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Hatfield +25 1 - -
West Midlands +24 1 £39,000 -13.33%
Staffordshire +11 1 £39,000 -13.33%
Stoke-on-Trent +3 1 £39,000 -13.33%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 46 (70.77%) Configuration Management
2 36 (55.38%) ITIL
3 19 (29.23%) Service Management
4 18 (27.69%) CMDB
5 17 (26.15%) Release Management
5 17 (26.15%) ITIL V3
6 16 (24.62%) Finance
7 14 (21.54%) Change Management
8 12 (18.46%) Asset Management
9 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
9 11 (16.92%) ServiceNow
10 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (15.38%) SDLC
11 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
12 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.31%) Degree
12 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
13 7 (10.77%) Change Control
13 7 (10.77%) ITIL V2
13 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (10.77%) Banking
13 7 (10.77%) ITSM
14 6 (9.23%) ERP
14 6 (9.23%) Validation
14 6 (9.23%) CMS
15 5 (7.69%) Remedy
15 5 (7.69%) SLA
15 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
15 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
15 5 (7.69%) SaaS

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (9.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Windchill
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) MPLS
1 1 (1.54%) SMTP
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Ant
3 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) JMeter
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Web Services
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.08%) Ajax
2 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.08%) jQuery
2 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (3.08%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (3.08%) SOAP
2 2 (3.08%) WCF
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) CMDB
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Equities
5 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
1 4 (6.15%) Unix
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Configuration Management
2 36 (55.38%) ITIL
3 19 (29.23%) Service Management
4 17 (26.15%) ITIL V3
4 17 (26.15%) Release Management
5 14 (21.54%) Change Management
6 12 (18.46%) Asset Management
7 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
8 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (15.38%) SDLC
9 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.77%) Change Control
10 7 (10.77%) ITIL V2
10 7 (10.77%) ITSM
11 6 (9.23%) ERP
11 6 (9.23%) Validation
12 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 4 (6.15%) Service Design
13 4 (6.15%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C#
1 2 (3.08%) Java
1 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
1 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.54%) Perl
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) Ruby
2 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.08%) COBIT
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
1 1 (1.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.54%) Nagios
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) ServiceNow
2 5 (7.69%) Remedy
3 4 (6.15%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) CA
4 3 (4.62%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Snow