Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Configuration Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Configuration Specialist
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1191 1234 1293
Rank change year-on-year +43 +59 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.005% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 6
UK median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £37,163
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -8.51% -21.76%
10th Percentile £37,700 £25,750 £33,675
90th Percentile £60,750 £39,975 £47,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £31,250 -
% change year-on-year +60.00% - -

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Specialist in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Configuration Specialist in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Specialist in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
UK excluding London +29 13 £50,000 +60.00%
England +26 11 £50,000 +47.06%
Midlands +44 7 £55,000 +120.00%
West Midlands +22 7 £55,000 +120.00%
Wales - 4 £50,000 -
London +25 2 £39,000 +14.71%
South East +43 1 £21,000 -44.00%
South West +12 1 £45,000 -

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Configuration Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) NetWeaver
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Process Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITSM
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) SAP SRM
2 4 (26.67%) BAPI
2 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (26.67%) IDoc
3 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) .NET

Configuration Specialist 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 4 (26.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP SRM
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) BAPI
1 4 (26.67%) IDoc
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
1 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CMDB
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) ITSM
2 4 (26.67%) Process Management
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
1 4 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) VMware