The median annual salary for a Configuration Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 917 957
Rank change year-on-year +53 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Configuration Specialist 8 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,750 £38,325
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +32.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +33.33%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +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 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Configuration Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Configuration Specialist in the UK

Configuration Specialist
Top 9 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 3 months to 25 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 +51 6 £46,059 -9.24% 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
London +25 2 £41,059 +14.05%
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Swansea - 2 £50,000 -
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
South East +53 1 £21,000 -66.40% 1
Southampton - 1 £21,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £21,000 -

Configuration Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (22.22%) IDoc
4 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
4 2 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) BAPI
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware

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 2 (22.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) BAPI
2 2 (22.22%) IDoc
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) ABAP
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Snow
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec