Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 72 59
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 10 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.30% 0.88% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.96% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 12
Worcestershire median annual salary £39,000 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.08% +0.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32,000 £22,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,625 £35,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -5.56%

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 383 522 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 88.25% 92.06% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 306 489 491
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,875 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,895 £53,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Worcestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Configuration Management in Worcestershire

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Configuration Management in Worcestershire

Configuration Management
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Malvern +5 5 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Bromsgrove +14 2 £33,750 +40.63%
Worcester -4 1 £39,000 -6.02%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (60.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (50.00%) FPGA Design
4 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (40.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) VHDL
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) SELinux
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (20.00%) MFC

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (10.00%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (60.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (30.00%) VHDL
4 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) ASIC
5 1 (10.00%) CMDB
5 1 (10.00%) CPLD
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft