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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Configuration Management 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.80% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% - 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £36,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
205 155 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.68% 83.78% 69.48%
Number of salaries quoted 174 140 215
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
3 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
4 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 12 (52.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) C
6 10 (43.48%) C++
6 10 (43.48%) Python
7 9 (39.13%) SSL
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) XML
7 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
7 9 (39.13%) Time Management
7 9 (39.13%) PKI
7 9 (39.13%) Subversion
7 9 (39.13%) Military
7 9 (39.13%) Information Security
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (26.09%) Firewall
9 6 (26.09%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 6 (26.09%) VPN
9 6 (26.09%) Linux

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SSL
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
General
1 9 (39.13%) Military
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Release Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) AS400 Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
2 9 (39.13%) PKI
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.70%) iSeries
4 2 (8.70%) LPAR
4 2 (8.70%) AS400
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 12 (52.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (39.13%) Time Management
3 9 (39.13%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) C++
3 10 (43.48%) C
3 10 (43.48%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) HP