The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 46 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.03% 2.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 3.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Configuration Management
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 214 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 86.15% 72.79% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 237 180 148
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Configuration Management Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Configuration Management Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) SDLC
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (35.71%) LPAR
6 5 (35.71%) iSeries
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (35.71%) AS400
6 5 (35.71%) COBOL
6 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (21.43%) ClearQuest
8 3 (21.43%) MSI
8 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) ClearQuest
2 3 (21.43%) MSI
2 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) AS400 Support
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) IT Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) AS400
2 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 5 (35.71%) LPAR
3 3 (21.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) COBOL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle