The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 100 110 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 28 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.44% 0.91% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.06% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 24
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Configuration Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1634 1512 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.88% 85.86% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1236 1143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Bristol

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) VMware
3 23 (38.33%) Firewall
3 23 (38.33%) Linux
4 22 (36.67%) SLA
4 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (31.67%) Service Management
6 18 (30.00%) ITIL
6 18 (30.00%) PHP
6 18 (30.00%) Puppet
7 17 (28.33%) VPN
8 16 (26.67%) IIS
8 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (23.33%) Degree
10 14 (23.33%) Problem Management
10 14 (23.33%) DevOps
10 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
10 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
11 13 (21.67%) Coaching
11 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (21.67%) Software Deployment
11 13 (21.67%) VLAN
11 13 (21.67%) ITSM
11 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
11 13 (21.67%) MPLS
11 13 (21.67%) MS Office
11 13 (21.67%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (26.67%) IIS
2 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Office
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Firewall
2 17 (28.33%) VPN
3 13 (21.67%) MPLS
3 13 (21.67%) VLAN
4 11 (18.33%) ISDN
5 10 (16.67%) LAN
5 10 (16.67%) WAN
6 7 (11.67%) DNS
7 6 (10.00%) Internet
8 5 (8.33%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) SAN
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security
10 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Hudson
1 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Military
4 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Administrator
2 13 (21.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 13 (21.67%) Service Manager
3 12 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) PMO Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Wintel Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.67%) LPAR
3 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (3.33%) DTV
5 1 (1.67%) SCORM
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Linux
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (15.00%) CentOS
6 7 (11.67%) Fedora
7 5 (8.33%) Debian
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.67%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Service Management
2 18 (30.00%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) Problem Management
3 14 (23.33%) DevOps
4 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
4 13 (21.67%) Coaching
4 13 (21.67%) Software Deployment
4 13 (21.67%) CRM
4 13 (21.67%) ITSM
5 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.33%) Change Management
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.67%) Change Control
9 6 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (6.67%) Validation
11 4 (6.67%) Release Management
11 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) PHP
2 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (21.67%) Python
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (18.33%) Java
5 11 (18.33%) Perl
5 11 (18.33%) Ruby
6 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.67%) PHP5
7 4 (6.67%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) MCP
3 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.00%) CCNA
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.67%) MCTS
6 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.67%) XenApp
4 4 (6.67%) KVM
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Puppet
2 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.67%) Ansible
3 7 (11.67%) Salt
4 6 (10.00%) Nagios
5 5 (8.33%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) VMware
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) Symantec
5 4 (6.67%) McAfee
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) Dell
5 4 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (3.33%) Akamai
7 1 (1.67%) Kenexa
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
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